"With a stop light, green means 'go' and yellow means 'slow down'. With a banana, however, it is quite the opposite. Yellow means 'go', green means 'whoa, slow down', and red means 'where the heck did you get that banana?'"
The announcement of the general election coincides with the 50th anniversary of the May Day Manifesto. Ken Loach, Howard Jacobson, Jeanette Winterson, Shami Chakrabarti and others say what a 2017 manifesto for the left should look like Continue reading...
The author on fitting his writing around a career in medicine, learning to work in a noisy setting and ending each day by feeding the shredderPractising, teaching and researching medicine occupied most of my waking consciousness for 37 years. The “creative writing” slot was 5 am to 7 am. Driving to the hospital was a time to switch from philosophical to clin […]
Mole’s missing specs, a new outing for the Little Mermaid, a love song to the planet and Beetle Boy returnsBuds are bursting, lambs are leaping; slough off Easter’s chocolate coma with books about biodiversity, mermaids, battles, beetles, song, ships, grief, star-gazing and growing up.For picture-book fans, Jarvis, master of fabulous foolery, returns with Mr […]
The NT’s former artistic director digs up absorbing material, and argues that high-minded can also be showbiz goldImpressive though his time running the National Theatre was, in one respect Nicholas Hytner still has something to prove: the matter of memoirs. In 1983, his predecessor Peter Hall published his rambunctious and gossipy Diaries, a Tamburlaine-lik […]
The tale of an idle transgression turns into a profound meditation on love in this ferociously well-written novelAdultery is often sentimentalised in fiction, but in her ferociously well written second novel Molly McCloskey gives it to us straight. Alice is a twentysomething American who fetches up in Ireland at the tail end of the 1980s, just before the eco […]
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