BBC Radio 4 has asked ten of Britain's leading authors to select books which they feel have achieved 'classic' status but which have fallen out of fashion or even out of print. Each author will pu...read more
For five days from 14 October, more than 7,300 exhibitors from 100 countries and nearly 300,000 visitors made their way to the world's largest book fair, in Frankfurt, Germany. Opened by Chancello...read more
The Booker Prize judge Michael Prodger has drawn our attention to an article by Hilary Mantel in The Guardian in which she discusses her inspiration for her winning novel Wolf Hallread more
Congratulations to Hilary Mantel, winner of the 2009 Man Booker Prize for her novel Wolf Hall. Set in Tudor England, it is a fictional retelling of the life of Thomas Cromwell, advisor to...read more
A major exhibition devoted to Robert Fra...read more
A copy of the Folio Society facsimile edition of the Kelmscott Chaucer has gone on display at the William Morris Gallery in Walthamstow, north-east London, where an original edition is held....read more
The British Library's exhibition celebrating T. S. Eliot as publisher, opened its doors on 14 September in The Folio Society Gallery.
As a poet, playwright and critic, Eliot's influenc...read more