ARTICLES RELATING TO FICTION

The race-swapped cast in an upcoming zombie movie may not be all that radical

2016-06-23 12:22

The movie trailer for The Girl with All the Gifts, a forthcoming book-to-film adaptation has just been released and the cast is surprising to say the least.

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These absorbing reads explore what happens when one gets caught up in communities whose beliefs border on the fanatical.

These absorbing reads explore what happens when one gets caught up in communities whose beliefs border on the fanatical.

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Best mystery novels to read right now

2016-03-16 11:05

Love getting thrills and chills down your spine? Then these books will be right up your alley.

Book Review: The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins

2015-09-28 15:24

In her debut novel, Paula Hawkins writes an enthralling psychological thriller that centres on Rachel, who has to come to terms with everything from divorce to murder.

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From the hottest new fantasy fiction, to the latest Harper Lee novel, these are the books that should be added to your to-be-read pile.

From the hottest new fantasy fiction, to the latest Harper Lee novel, these are the books that should be added to your to-be-read pile.

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Book review: The Retribution of Mara Dyer by Michelle Hodkin

2015-07-14 14:25

The final and mind-bendingly twisty conclusion to a series that proved to be unpredictable right from the start.

Book review: Uprooted by Naomi Novik

2015-07-14 12:46

A gorgeous and glorious tale of love, darkness, magic, mayhem, and a little bit of mystery.

Book review: The Lives of Stella Bain by Anita Shreve

2015-07-14 12:19

In Stella Bain, the tale deals with an American woman who has volunteered as a nurse/ambulance driver during WW1 (prior to America’s involvement), and finds herself serving in France.

Book review: The Wasp Factory by Iain Banks

2015-07-14 11:57

This beautifully crafted yet deeply creepy psychological thriller will stay with you for years to come.

Book review: The Jewel by Amy Ewing

2015-05-29 12:57

A harrowing read that deals with the subject of surrogacy as a form of servitude, in a society that is dominated by wealthy and privileged royals unable to bear children of their own.

 
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If you loved the images from the first illustrated Harry Potter book, just wait until you see what the second book has in store for you.

If you loved the images from the first illustrated Harry Potter book, just wait until you see what the second book has in store for you.

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“Me, the grieving widow? Don’t make me laugh.”

2016-03-23 11:41

What would you do if you found out that the man you’re married to is a cold-blooded killer?

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They may be fictional, but our book hero husbands are just the best.

They may be fictional, but our book hero husbands are just the best.

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We pay homage to the queen of scandalous, Hollywood-esque romance novels, who recently lost her battle against breast cancer.

We pay homage to the queen of scandalous, Hollywood-esque romance novels, who recently lost her battle against breast cancer.

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Book Review: The Dream House by Craig Higginson

2015-07-23 13:59

A beautifully poetic narrative that is filled with sad imagery; gloomy mists creep from the pages into the reader’s mind, seemingly to prepare for a dark ending.

Book review: Fragments by Sarah Foot

2015-07-14 12:51

Sarah Foot provides none of the glib solutions that romantic fiction traditionally offers. Instead she poses the more tricky question: When love cannot conquer all, what remains?

Book review: Adult Onset by Ann-Marie Macdonald

2015-07-14 12:26

What seems at first to be a humorous, well-observed take on family life and motherhood takes a darker and more intriguing turn as fragments of memory and unspoken truths begin to surface.

Book review: Funny Girl by Nick Hornby

2015-07-14 12:11

From the author of High Fidelity, About a Boy, and A Long Way Down, comes another delightful book that will make you laugh, and then make you think.

Book review: The Electrical Field by Kerri Sakamoto

2015-07-06 14:53

A Japanese family disappears after a tragic death, leaving two women to uncover the secrets within.

Depression is not a one dimensional illness

2015-05-29 11:41

“It's my experience that people are a lot more sympathetic if they can see you hurting, and for the millionth time in my life I wish for measles or smallpox or some other easily understood disease just to make it easier on me and also on them.”

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