Highlights

What next for Jeremy Paxman?

He's quit Newsnight. He's at the Edinburgh Fringe. What on earth next?

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Paddy Ashdown on The Cruel Victory

Former UK politician's WWII history to be released on D-Day anniversary

Game of Thrones interview

Time Out meets the cast of the bloodiest show on TV

Andrew Motion: on poetry

Former UK laureate talks about the place of verse today

Joy and pain revisited

The startling family discovery which sparked Amy Tan's new novel, Joy Luck Club

Bahrain self-help book

Comfy Slippers and a Cup of Tea by Julie Lomas

How to be an author, by authors

We asked six acclaimed writers for advice on how to get started

Bridget Jones: love or hate? 

Does the world really need another Bridget Jones novel?

Gillian Anderson interview

The X-Files meets Dexter in star's new TV hit The Fall

Freddie Highmore on Bates Motel

Former child actor talks about his role in the Hitchcock TV prequel

John Niven: Straight White Male

The A&R man-turned-novelist talks us through his favourite books

Joe Hill on NOS-4R2

Stephen King's novelist son on family comparisons, editing and horror

Margaret Atwood interview

Canadian author on the books she loves to read again and again

The Sound of Things Falling book review

We tackle Colombian author Juan Gabriel Vásquez's later

The men behind TV's best bad guys

How the anti-heroes of today's TV mirror the men who wrote them

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