Lydie Salvayre (publishing 2016) wins the Prix Goncourt – France’s most prestigious literary prize
We’ve acquired some wonderful and significant books, including three from Nobel Prize-winning Patrick Modiano
On the final day of our week of extracts from PARFUMS, the sublimely melancholy aroma of imprisonment
Our penultimate day of our week-long celebration of PARFUMS – the heady scent of a childhood Sunday morning . . .
Day 3 of our week-long celebration of PARFUMS by Philippe Claudel – the scent of suntan lotion on a hot summer’s day.
Day two of our week-long celebration of PARFUMS: Philippe Claudel remembers childhood visits to the barbers
The first of a week of extracts from Philippe Claudel’s PARFUMS – the memory of a first kiss.
“Ambitious . . . he succeeds admirably': a review of Derek Robinson’s accessible new introduction to the events of 1914
Celebrate International Coffee Day with an extract from the Folio Prize-shortlisted A Naked Singularity!
Belgian guerrillas, soldiers on gardening leave and guardian angels: 10 things you didn’t know about WWII, from Derek Robinson’s WHY 1914?