Reality is turned on its head in Cardiff "as if Roald Dahl is at the helm" to celebrate the author
2016 Eisner Award Nominees Comic Books / Graphic
Celebrating the Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards, the comic book world's version of the Oscars
How do I become a successful children’s author?
Malorie Blackman presents how do I become a successful children’s author? She takes us through the key things all successful children’s writers must overcome.
The fall and rise of subscription libraries - BBC
Inside Britain's Libraries
Nearly 350 libraries in Britain have shut their doors over the past six years, with many more facing the threat of closure.
These spectacular images underline their worth.
350 libraries have closed in the past six years
Another 111 closures are planned this year as councils make savings. The cuts coincide with the rise of digital reading services such as Kindle where many older books are free.
Former winner Marina Lewycka up for Wodehouse book
Daisy Goodwin on the best books for surviving
Sharing a house with a teenager is like living on the slopes of a volcano, writes DAISY GOODWIN. One minute everything is calm, peaceful and mature, and then, Krakatoa!
Barry Hines, creator of Kes, dies at 76 - BBC News
Anita Brookner, Booker Prize-winning author, dies
Anita Brookner, the Booker prize-winning British author and renowned art historian, has died at the age of 87, according to a notice in the Times.
Books are a great gift for Christmas. So what books have you read this year that you think would make great Christmas gifts?
- "The Rosie Project" - Graeme Simsion
- "The Invisible Library" by Genevieve Cogman
- "Cold Earth" by Ann Cleeves
- "Sweet Caress" by William Boyd
- "Behind the Scenes of the Museum" by Kate Atkinson
- A World of Information by Richard Platt
- The First Fifteen Lives of Harry August by Clare North