"Absolutely gripping from start to finish… a really stunning book."—Victoria Hislop
The Polari Prize
Guapa by Saleem Haddad has been included in the Polari First Book Prize longlist. Shortlist announced on 31st July 2017.
HBO joins Rai to coproduce the tv series based on Elena Ferrante's Neapolitan Quartet
HBO and Italian state broadcaster Rai have teamed up on “My Brilliant Friend,” the hotly anticipated drama series based on the first of four “Neapolitan Novels” written by Italian author Elena Ferrante, whose books have legions of fervent fans around the world.
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50 years ago in July 1967, the Sexual Offences Act decriminalised homosexual behaviour between men over the age of 21 in England and Wales. To commemorate this landmark Act, we’ve put together a list of important gay literature from the past 100 years, including classics, debuts,...
— VHSmith, Jun 23 2017
Elena Ferrante’s novels evoke the Neapolitan city in all its drama, including the food, and inspire a charity cucina povera feast of succulent greens and juicy sausages typical of the region
— The Guardian, Jun 22 2017
"Pomoc!" ("Aid!") the convoy declares at every checkpoint along their way across Bosnia to their humanitarian aid destination. But it becomes increasingly unclear what kind of aid they can provide as the group of five splinters apart, each with a different agenda. Already at...
— Midwest Book Review, Jun 17 2017
Reza’s novel is not only a political and historical one. It is filled with love stories, humanity and universal trials and tribulations.
— Bookwitty, Jun 14 2017
Sansal is our guide into absurdity and out of it, the perfect guide through the fear and laughter we expend reading 2084.
— Rain Taxi Summer, Jun 13 2017
“The unacknowledged legislators of the world”, remarked W.H. Auden, in a rebuke to Percy Bysshe Shelley’s romanticism, “describes the secret police, not the poets.” Auden was humble about the power of art to solve the world’s problems; he was also lucky, and aware...
— Glasgow Review of Books, Jun 12 2017
A pale three-quarter moon lit up the state highway at two in the morning. The road connected the province of Taranto to Bari, and at that time of night it was usually deserted. As it ran north, the road oscillated, aligning with and diverging from an imaginary axis, leaving behind...