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Review: Lolito - Ben Brooks.

Lolito is what happens when fifteen-year old Etgar breaks up with his first love Alice after she cheats on him, and he turns to the online chat community for some solace. 232 more words

Book Review

Review: The Humans - Matt Haig.

Body-snatching has never been so heartwarming . . .

Professor Andrew Martin has a unique trait for a central character – he’s dead before the book even starts. 335 more words

Book Review

I Wonder...

Two days ago, I was on Twitter and noticed Canongate was offering a special deal between the 11th and 17th of November. If you buy a book from their website (canongate.tv) someone in their team will handpick another book for you based on what you bought and they’ll send it to you for free. 346 more words


#Handpicked books from Canongate.

So, I’m a sucker for a book deal, especially when I’m curled up on the sofa, choked up and feeling sorry for myself. And here’s where Canongate’s… 378 more words


Publishers as DJs, Chefs or Producers?

What a publisher is, and does, is up for grabs as long as they are bold. Publishing MA student Marie Claire Grima on Canongate’s Jamie Byng, and the publisher as storytelling animal… 845 more words

Guest Blog

Going Out - Scarlett Thomas

A little about the author – Scarlett Thomas was born in Hammersmith in 1972. She teaches creative writing at the University Of Kent. Going Out is her 5th novel first published by Fourth Estate a division of Harper Collins. 358 more words


Burn The Walls Graffiti Jam Edinburgh

Burn The Walls graffiti jam will be held in Edinburgh on the 2nd of November (2014) – the theme is Guy Fawkes/Bonfire Night. Location is Canongate Plot – which will then become another legal spot. 38 more words

Street Art