Some sort of cyberspace kerfuffle has broken out about a comment American journalist Gay Talese made in an event at Boston University.
Apparently, when asked to name female writers who had inspired him, he replied ‘None’. 2,401 more words
There are few opening lines in the history of English Literature as iconic as: “Last night I dreamt I went to Manderley again.”
Spoken by Daphne Du Maurier’s nameless protagonist, these nine words have become an insignia of the haunting, gothic and romantic tale that is… 415 more words
The King’s General is an intricate tale of love and suspense told by its heroine.
It’s set against the background of the English Civil War, a series of political and military actions between 1641 and 1651 to determine whether king or parliament would rule the nation. 193 more words