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Review: Russell Brand – Revolution

His appearance is ubiquitous, his language is grandiose and verbose, his vernacular is almost unique, but his intentions are pure. Last year ...

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Top 5 Whodunnit Novels

            1. Agatha Christie’s ‘And Then There Were None’  At number one it's the lady herself, Agatha Christie, ...

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Review: Why Evolution is True by Jerry A. Coyne

Already from the first page the reader is thrown into the subject. The thread in the book is Darwinism, the modern theory ...

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Review: Russell Brand – Revolution

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Top 5 Whodunnit Novels

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Review: Why Evolution is True by Jerry A.

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Review: Why Evolution is True by Jerry A. Coyne

Jay Fagerberg recommends this rather small and unassuming book to the truly passionate evolution geek or the Hermione-esque student who wants to impress their teacher, as it is jam-packed with facts and features on the theory of evolution

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Top 5 Whodunnit Novels

Books Editor Leonie Dunn picks her top 5 novels on those faceless killers and their detective counterparts

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Review: Russell Brand – Revolution

Books editor Alister Pearson reviews Russell Brand’s third book, ‘Revolution’, that commands us to overturn this corrupt capitalist society in favour for a society focused on love

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Top Five: Horror Works

After Halloween, Books Editor Alister Pearson gives his top 5 horror works of literature

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Dylan Thomas’ Centenary

May Dylan Thomas’ death have no dominion

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Rising Stars: Caoilinn Hughes and Tara Bergin

Imogen Durant took to the Manchester Literature Festival for Caoilinn Hughes and Tara Bergin’s Poetry Readings.

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Sophia Al-Maria’s ‘Virgin with a Memory’

Gregory Watson reviews Sophia Al-Maria’s multifaceted exhibition Virgin With a Memory, which is currently on show at the Cornerhouse until 2nd November

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Review: David Nicholls’ ‘Starter for Ten’

Sophie Soar reviews the witty novel ‘Starter for Ten’ by the bestselling author David Nicholls and tells you just why she’s glad that protagonist Brian Jackson isn’t her flatmate

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5 Most Controversial Books

Following the official banned books week, Alister Pearson chooses his top five most controversial books ever

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This week in literature

Alister Pearson returns to 1957 when legendary absurdist Albert Camus won the prestigious Nobel Prize for Literature

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Azar Nafisi’s The Republic of Imagination: A Case for Fiction

Nafisi “invites us to join her as citizens of her ‘Republic of Imagination,’ a country where the villains are conformity and orthodoxy and the only passport to entry is a free mind and a willingness to dream.”

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Top 5 Novels on mental health

As it is Mental Health Awareness Week, Books Editor Leonie Dunn picks the top 5 most iconic novels that focus and reflect on mental health