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Top 5 Books to Buy this Christmas

1. Richard Flanagan’s The Narrow Road to the Deep North: Flanagan’s Man Booker Prize-winning epic novel tells the story of one man’s reckoning ...

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An interview with Austin Collings

Pariah Press is a new independent publishing company formed in Manchester and helmed by the founder of Only Joking Records (Jonny Walsh) ...

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Profile: The Chronicles of C.S. Lewis

This week marks the 116th anniversary of C.S. Lewis’ birth on the 29th November 1898. Clive Staples Lewis was born in Belfast, ...

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Top 5 Books to Buy this Christmas

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An interview with Austin Collings

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Profile: The Chronicles of C.S. Lewis

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Opinion: To Boycott or to not Boycott?

Books Editor Leonie Dunn looks over the Christmas Amazon boycott and focuses on why it is both a positive and negative action to take

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Nobel Prize for Literature Winner 2014: Patrick Modiano

Books editor Alister Pearson looks at this year’s Nobel Prize for Literature winner, Patrick Modiano, and how a man who is barely known outside his native country France managed to win the much revered prize

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Chaos to Order: Manchester’s Central Library

Leonie Dunn looks to Library Live’s last event that aimed to smash down cultural presumptions and inhibitions surrounding Manchester’s Central Library

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Top 5 Books to Buy this Christmas

Books Editor Leonie Dunn helps you with a list of stocking fillers for this Christmas

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An interview with Austin Collings

Ben Beauvallet talks to Austin Collings about his new book being released through an independent publisher, growing up in Radcliffe, and how he draws inspiration from discarded Lilt cans.

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Profile: The Chronicles of C.S. Lewis

Books Editor Leonie Dunn looks over the life of the prolific author C.S. Lewis

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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.