Winds of Winter: George RR Martin hinted he is ‘hugely behind’ in writing

WINDS OF WINTER still does not yet have a concrete release date, but author George RR Martin has been working hard on the final manuscript. The writer recently hinted he may be further behind than hoped, however. Daily Express :: Books Feed  More...

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By admin On Sunday, May 9th, 2021

John Steed: The hostage hunter who freed 191 captives

AS A BOY growing up in Cornwall, John Steed loved playing pirates on the Helford River, his imagination fired by Daphne du Maurier’s classic novel Frenchman’s Creek. Retired Army officer John Steed More...

By admin On Friday, May 7th, 2021

The Impossible Office? – A history of the Prime Minister

A recent TV documentary on the 1970s claimed Jim Callaghan was the 70th Prime Minister. More than forty years later, we still haven’t had 70 premiers. The makers of that programme would have known that had More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 4th, 2021

How Rocket Man Richard Browning got his 85mph flying machine off the ground

Richard Browning presses a few buttons on what looks like an old TV remote control. Fire spits from the four micro jet engines attached to his arms and a fifth engine, which is strapped to his back, rumbles into More...

By admin On Sunday, May 2nd, 2021

Widowed author Hunter Davies opens up about life after loss

I WONDER if the Queen will ever have another chum, companion, life partner or kindred spirit, someone to share all the trivial events and thoughts of the day? Will she go on Saga dating and put in her details? More...

By admin On Friday, April 30th, 2021

John Hassall: The man who pioneered street art

HE WAS the poster boy of posters, the Banksy of his day, an outrageously talented artist whose works adorned thousands of streets and were loved by the public for their stylish simplicity and gentle humour. Daily More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 28th, 2021

The bestselling, Oscar-worthy book to movie adaptations to add to your reading list

IN THE LEAD up to the 2021 Oscar Awards, Amazon UK has put together a list of the top 10 books that have been adapted into Oscar-winning and nominated films for you to add to your spring reading list. Daily Express More...

By admin On Sunday, April 25th, 2021

Falcon and The Winter Soldier ending theory: US Agent will join Valentina’s Dark Avengers

THE FALCON AND THE WINTER SOLDIER’s final episode arrived today and based on what we know of Marvel Comics, our new theory argues that John Walker’s Captain America aka US Agent will join Valentina’s More...

By admin On Friday, April 23rd, 2021

Climate change: Moving story of abandoned polar bear cub raised in captivity

NORA weighed scarcely more than a pound, roughly the size of a squirrel. Her eyes and ears were fused shut. Daily Express :: Books Feed  More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 21st, 2021

The Light Of Days unearths the story of the unsung heroines of Hitler’s Warsaw Ghetto

ZIVIA Lubetkin was ready for death. The shattered, burning buildings and corpse-strewn streets of the wartime Warsaw Ghetto, created to house Jews before they were deported to extermination camps, had been the More...