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The judges of this year's Bad Sex in Fiction award, run by UK's Literary Review, are spoiled for choice.
A person can learn a lot in 40 years. So, here I give you the things I know for sure after 40 years on this planet.
Spoilers, if you do not want to know a crucial plot point in the new Bridget Jones book.
Man Booker winner Eleanor Catton could reap huge rewards in wake of record-making literary win.
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A raft of bestselling modern authors have updated Jane Austen's classics.
At 27, NZ writer Eleanor Catton has become the youngest author ever to be shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize.
I enjoy books, but never seem to finish them. I left Nelson Mandela on Robben Island, Clarissa Dalloway on her way to the florist, and Ishmael just after he set sail.
Bestselling British crime novelist Sophie Hannah will revive Agatha Christie's fictional detective Hercule Poirot in a new novel due out next year.
One day, Cecilia finds a letter written by John-Paul, which begins "To my wife Cecilia, to be opened in the event of my death".
OPINION: J K Rowling's latest book is a beguiling romp that, funnily enough, explores the culture of celebrity.
Writers pummel star for "hijacking" literary fundraiser with her family, bodyguards and throng of fans.
Young women today don't feel bad just about the face looking back at them in the mirror but also about how they look on Instagram.
This first volume in the authorised biography of Margaret Thatcher is a worthwhile read, chock-full of anecdotes and data.
Writing takes the same kind of discipline like sports or playing an instrument, SATC author Candace Bushnell says.
Author Jennifer Finney Boylan chronicles her transgender journey from being a father to a mother in her latest book Stuck in the Middle with You.
New Zealand writer Eleanor Catton has made the longlist for the 2013 Man Booker Prize for fiction for her second novel, The Luminaries.
Courageous, risk-taking young writers lead the pack in this year's NZ Post Book Awards.
A real-life mystery over who blew the cover on JK Rowling writing a detective novel under a pseudonym has been uncovered.
JK Rowling has secretly written a crime novel under a false name.
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