Ellie Duncan explores whether the children's detective series Nancy Drew is progressive or not
Despite critical acclaim, William Hazlitt is now scarcely read.
John Green’s latest novel is a messy, sprawling cliché, writes Barney Pite
Michael Longley’s Forward Prize short-listed collection is elegant and timeless, writes Barney Pite
Sam Dalrymple reflects on mundanity and self-discovery in Bouvier’s The Way of the World
David Foster Wallace cuts to the core of what makes Dostoyevsky invaluable, writes Barney Pite.
The historical Project 1917 is bringing new life to the Russian Revolution, writes Lucy Enderby
The first book written by a Jamaican to win the Man Booker Prize is an epic in the truest sense of the word, writes Jacob Cheli
Quiet, mysterious Haruki Murakami fuses local culture with global emotions, writes Lucy Enderby
Author Alain de Botton, founder of the School of Life, talks philosophy, mental health and the education system