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Bruce Springsteen autobiography Born To Run

Bruce Springsteen autobiography, Born To Run, on its way

Bruce Springsteen's musical career dates back to the mid sixties, but his breakthrough didn't really happen for another decade of dedication, paving the way...
Ian McEwan Nutshell hardback release

Ian McEwan returns with Nutshell hardback release

Ian McEwan will be taking a very unconventional take on witness protection in his latest novel, Nutshell, which will be arriving on hardback later...
Emma Donoghue The Wonder (hardback)

Emma Donoghue’s The Wonder hardback release on its way

Best-selling novelist, Emma Donoghue, will be back on the hardback new releases shelf before the year's out with the arrival of her latest book,...
Terry Pratchett & Stephen Baxter, The Long Cosmos

Terry Pratchett and Stephen Baxter release The Long Cosmos

Having given us trips through a multiverse view of Earth and Mars, Terry Pratchett and Stephen Baxter are about to go one better in...
Women's Prize For Fiction 2016 Shortlist

Women’s Prize For Fiction 2016 shortlist announced

Reading a book is one of life's great pleasures as you're transported in new worlds that are as much unique to you and your...
Neil Gaiman, The View From The Cheap Seats

Neil Gaiman, The View from the Cheap Seats hardback release on its way

We all know Neil Gaiman as the writer of fantastical fiction like Good Omens, American Gods, StardustĀ and The Ocean At The End Of The...
Judd Apatow's Sick in the Head: Conversations About Life and Comedy

Judd Apatow, gets Sick in the Head: Conversations About Life and Comedy

You and we both/all know Judd Apatow for his box office busting King Kong kahuna burgers of comedy with the likes of Anchorman 2:...
William Shatner, Leonard: My Fifty-Year Friendship With A Remarkable Man biography

William Shatner, Leonard: My Fifty-Year Friendship With A Remarkable Man biography

Following the death of Leonard Nimoy in February 2015, we've had to live long and prosper without the man that brought us Spock (as...
Gregg Hurwitz, Orphan X

Orphan X, Gregg Hurwitz release

Thrillers may well have been derided slightly in literature circles over the years, but you can't argue with their success and enduring appeal, whether...
Harper Lee, Go Set A Watchman paperback

Harper Lee, Go Set A Watchman paperback release

Last year saw Harper Lee returning to the fictional town of Maycombe, Alabama with the release of her second novel, Go Set A Watchman,...
Sherlock, The Abominable Bride interview

Sherlock The Abominable Bride interviews

With the time-splicing new outing for Sherlock in The Abominable Bride, coming to BBC 1 on New Year's Day at 9pm, we've been luck...
Nicholas Searle The Good Liar

Nicholas Searle debuts with The Good Liar

There's a pretty impressive history of writers appearing from the shadows of secret government life to become an author with Ian Flemming's prolific career...

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