Red online rounds up six novels, older and newer, packed with fashion inspiration.
Among the books that the writers of The Pool are reading this week is Hilary Mantel’s 1995 novel, An Experiment in Love, about a group of university friends in the 1970s.
In response to yesterday’s Carnegie Medal longlist, which featured no books by BAME, Nikesh Shukla is giving away four places to a creative writing masterclass next Saturday at Waterstones in Piccadilly.
4) I’m giving away 4 free places to a creative writing masterclass. Details here: https://t.co/bEerjCV4B4
(ignore that it says one. Now 4)
— Nikesh Shukla (@nikeshshukla) February 17, 2017
Frustrating news for rock ‘n’ roll fans: there’s a Mick Jagger autobiography out there, but it looks like we won’t get to read it.
The London Book and Screen Week will feature a “very special screening” of a Harry Potter in honour of the wizard’s 20th anniversary.
The creator of Miffy has died. RIP, Dick Bruna, and many of our childhoods alongside you.
And in more sad news, Wokingham’s last general bookshop will close tomorrow.
Time to go and read some good books to cheer ourselves up.