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Sometimes You Bite The Bear...

Dear Michael Bond,

You lived quite a long life and hopefully a happy one given that your funny little bear brought the happy to millions. Even a fairly awful Hollywood adaptation of Paddington’s stories couldn’t ruin his reputation or yours. 186 more words

Television

Philip Pullman to name character after girl who died in Grenfell Tower

Philip Pullman is set to name a character after Nur Huda el-Wahabi, a 15-year-old girl who tragically died in the Grenfell Tower fire.

The Authors for Grenfell… 420 more words

UK

Generosity

Translator Daniel Hahn had two pieces of good news to share yesterday. First he won the International Dublin Literary Award with author José Eduardo Agualusa for the book A General Theory of Oblivion. 221 more words

Books

New Music Friday: 20 releases to hear now

Every Friday, artists drop anticipated albums, surprise singles, and hyped collaborations. As part of New Music Friday, EW’s music team chooses some of the essential new tunes. 1,307 more words

Music

Book Review: Philip Pullman's The Ruby in the Smoke

The Ruby in the Smoke, Book One of Philip Pullman’s Sally Lockhart series, never gained the same fame as The Golden Compass and the rest of Pullman’s… 646 more words

Books

Top Three Thursdays #16 - Got Caught Reading

Hello and welcome! This is my weekly series, Top Three Thursdays, or, for convenience, TTT. Every week I discuss my top three in any bookish topic. 566 more words

Books

Top 5 Wednesday:  Side Ships

Top 5 Wednesday is a Booktube group which makes book related top five lists. I’m not very regular with my Youtube videos so I’ll post them here instead when I can. 415 more words

Books