Jeanette Winterson

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Evening Standard
Rohan Silva: The fight for London’s heritage is no longer just for eccentricsFortunately, a ragtag group of historians, writers and artists banded together
Rohan Silva: The fight for London’s heritage is no longer just for eccentrics
Evening Standard / Posted 9 days ago
Fortunately, a ragtag group of historians, writers and artists banded together to form an organisation called The Spitalfields Trust, which protected the buildings from demolition. The houses were being sold off cheaply, so the gang bought and... Read more
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Independent
Boris Johnson 'signs £500k book deal' to write Shakespeare biographyJohnson, whose best-selling biography of Churchill was lauded by critics last y
Boris Johnson 'signs £500k book deal' to write Shakespeare biography
Independent / Posted 10 days ago
Johnson, whose best-selling biography of Churchill was lauded by critics last year, will write the book in time for a 2016 release to mark the 400th anniversary of the Bard’s death. The lucrative £500,000 book deal from publishing house Hodder is... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Irish author's anorexia relapse book leads new wave of young adult fictionWith her positive messages and dark themes, Louise O’Neill is leading a new wav
Irish author's anorexia relapse book leads new wave of young adult fiction
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 1 months ago
With her positive messages and dark themes, Louise O’Neill is leading a new wave of young adult fiction that appeals to anxious parents too. ‘We need to be open and honest,’ she tells Sarah Hughes. Author/journalist Louise O'Neill. Photo / Denis... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Best books for summer 2015: what to readAndrew Roberts’s Napoleon the Great (Penguin) took me by surprise. I started on
Best books for summer 2015: what to read
Daily Telegraph / Posted 1 months ago
Andrew Roberts’s Napoleon the Great (Penguin) took me by surprise. I started on the paperback, and was so absorbed that I Kindled it as I was flying to Sydney. It is a glorious book, doing justice to the man who formed modern France and the military... Read more