For all that books and films laud Britain's strength, ultimately, they show that our power is interdependent.
Six women and four debut novels make the list on a year with a number of notable omissions and surprise inclusions.
During the summer months, the Swiss Alps offer one of nature’s most gorgeous spectacles.
“You could taste the raw / seagull you’d killed and plucked, / the mussels you’d dug from sand, / the jellyfish that wobbled in your / hands as you slobbered it.”
In Peacock & Vine, Byatt has turned works of art and their shade, texture, patina and heft into words.
On the pop culture podcast this week: Anthony Horowitz police procedural New Blood, the Absolutely Fabulous movie and the 2005 film Bewitched by Nora Ephron.
AKA Carol Danvers: the “overtly feminist heroine” modelled on Gloria Steinem.
What we need is cool logic.
The new play set in JK Rowling's wizarding world is a nostalgia trip.
It’s all thanks to Barry and Anita.
Rethink: the Surprising History of New Ideas by Steven Poole reviewed.
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