Books

Stanley Spencer: Looking To Heaven

Self-portrait of a young Stanley Spencer
Self-portrait of a young Stanley Spencer
Published: 
26 January, 2017
by GERALD ISAAMAN

HE was a phenomenon, a shooting star, a painter who has been described as “a village simpleton, an eccentric, haunted by the erotic, a recluse, an egoist, a victim of circumstance – and

Although they never met, a school reunion led to Mary Scott-Parker’s 25-year correspondence with Margaret Forster. Dan Carrier reports.

Rebel yell! How Radical Voices celebrates protest

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Jane Clinton talks to Dr Jordan Landes about Senate House Library exhibition

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A mysterious duo are behind a new novel about a female close protection officer. Dan Carrier tracks them down...
A book about the Hatton Garden heist unearths new facts about the pensioners behind it, says Peter Gruner.

Protection plan - Safe from Harm!

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A novel approach: ‘RJ Bailey’, Rob and Debs
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A mysterious duo are behind a new novel about a female close protection officer. Dan Carrier tracks them down...

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Safe From Harm

A novel approach: ‘RJ Bailey’, Rob and Debs
A novel approach: ‘RJ Bailey’, Rob and Debs
Published: 
05 January, 2017
by DAN CARRIER

THE advert posted on a website caught their eye: it was not your usual job offer.

Brutal London

Published: 
15 December, 2016
by JOHN EVANS

A TIMELY reminder of the importance of social housing to the economy and prosperity of post-war London comes with the publication of a new book by Clerkenwell-based photographer Simon Phipps.

Daunted by Dante? Useless at Ulysses? Fear not: as Dan Carrier discovers, Toby Brothers of the London Literary Salon is there to hold your hand.

The joy of text

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Daunted by Dante? Useless at Ulysses? Fear not: as Dan Carrier discovers, Toby Brothers of the London Literary Salon is there to hold your hand.

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The joy of text

Toby Brothers
Toby Brothers of the London Literary Salon
Published: 
15 December, 2016
by DAN CARRIER

IT will have been a six-month journey through around 265,000 of some of the most famous and trickiest words ever written, and will culminate in a trip from Kentish Town to Dublin on June 16 to cele