Bletchley Park Brainteasers review: A bit puzzling

LAST Christmas, Penguin published The GCHQ Puzzle Book, a collection of fiendish puzzles devised by Britain’s code-breakers to tease and infuriate their colleagues. Powered by WPeMatico  More...

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By antonio75 On Friday, November 17th, 2017
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Minette Walters: My best six books: The Power and the Glory and more

Minette Walters, 68, is England’s bestselling crime writer and her novels include The Ice House, The Scold’s Bridle and Acid Row. Her new book The Last Hours , about the Black Death, is her first for 10 years. Powered More...

By antonio75 On Friday, November 17th, 2017
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Demi-Gods review: Gripping, original and richly descriptive family drama

IN THE summer of 1950, nine-year-old Willa realises a gulf is opening up between her and her beloved teenage sister Joan. Powered by WPeMatico  More...

By antonio75 On Friday, November 17th, 2017
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WTF by Robert Peston review: Why we didn't see Brexit coming

IN HIS new book, ITV News’ political editor Robert Peston contributes to the debates that have swirled through global politics since the UK vote to leave the European Union and the unlikely elevation of Donald More...

By antonio75 On Sunday, November 12th, 2017
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Ian Rankin says world events are putting people OFF gritty novels

BESTSELLING author Ian Rankin fears depressing world events will turn readers off bleak, gritty crime novels. Powered by WPeMatico  More...

By antonio75 On Friday, November 10th, 2017
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How to Build a Universe & Ask An Astronaut review: Rocket science free of gravity

IN A pleasing coincidence, two books have appeared in time for Christmas for anyone whose interests stretch beyond the confines of planet Earth. Powered by WPeMatico  More...

By antonio75 On Friday, November 10th, 2017
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Heather, The Totality review: Wide of the mark left by Mad Men

Matthew Weiner is best known as creator of Mad Men, the award-winning TV show about the glamorous lives and loves of 1960s advertising executives living in New York. Powered by WPeMatico  More...

By antonio75 On Friday, November 10th, 2017
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The Story Of The Great British Bake Off review

TAKE one white tent, add 12 amateur bakers, two cookery pros and a canny comedy duo and what do you get? Powered by WPeMatico  More...

By antonio75 On Friday, November 10th, 2017
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Bill Bailey: My six best books – The Goldfinch and more

BILL BAILEY, 53, is the comic known for his appearances on TV in Black Books and QI. His new live show, Larks In Transit, runs from January 29 to June 9 2018. billbailey.co.uk Powered by WPeMatico  More...

By antonio75 On Thursday, November 9th, 2017
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Paddington Bear: Last book written by Michael Bond to be published

THE last Paddington Bear book written by Michael Bond is being published. Powered by WPeMatico  More...