New James Bond novel marks return to 'classic era'

One-Minute Read Tue 19 Feb, AT 10:34

Latest 007 adventure will be out in September and feature middle-aged agent

Patricia Cornwell 'blew' fortune on jets and property

One-Minute Read Mon 14 Jan, AT 12:58

US novelist a 'spendthrift' who spent millions on luxuries, former money managers claim

Authors wince at pick of year’s most insulting book reviews

Summary Wed 9 Jan, AT 16:08

Rushdie, Wolf and Amis among targets as shortlist for Hatchet Job of the Year reviews is announced

Fifty Shades of Grey: How far will film adaptation dare go?

Guilty read Mon 7 Jan, AT 13:29

British screenwriter promises a 'raunchy' movie but dodges questions about casting

Books of the year: critics' choice at Christmas

Review Fri 21 Dec, AT 14:15

The top eight books published in 2012 according to the London newspapers' Christmas selections

Anger as Nobel winner Mo Yan defends Chinese censorship

First Reaction Fri 7 Dec, AT 09:21

Salman Rushdie calls author a 'patsy' as he compares censorship to airport security

Fifty Shades author EL James wins a good sex award

One-Minute Read Wed 5 Dec, AT 09:17

Canada's Nancy Huston gets Bad Sex award while 'mummy porn' author wins popular fiction trophy

Porn version of Fifty Shades has lawyers all steamed up

One-Minute Read Fri 30 Nov, AT 14:32

Universal Studios sues Los Angeles company that made a 'rip-off' of EL James's erotic trilogy

WikiLeaks's Assange warns the internet may enslave us all

First Reaction Tue 27 Nov, AT 13:16

A new book by the digital world's most famous whistleblower says we're heading into a near future where the net will be used to control us

Bryce Courtenay dies at 79: six things you might want to know

First Post Fri 23 Nov, AT 13:44

‘Thank you. You have been simply wonderful,' Aussie author told his readers just weeks ago