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In search of the zoo

While Yann Martel's Booker Prize-winning Life of Pi of 2001 introduced its readers to the relaxed pace of life in this coastal town, the Ang Lee-directed film adaptation of 2012 wowed the audience with its depiction of the zoo run by the protagonist ... The Hindu, 1 month ago
Malay Mail

New Yann Martel book due out in February

Canadian novelist Yann Martel in 2002. — AFP Relaxnews pic LONDON, Sept 4 — The High Mountains of Portugal, the latest novel by Man Booker-winner Yann Martel, has been set for a February 2 release in the UK. In his latest novel, the Life of ...
 Malay Mail4 hours ago Canongate to Release Man Booker Prize-winning Author's Yann Martel THE HIGH MOUNTAINS OF PORTUGAL, February  Broadway World6 hours ago
Irish Times

The cobwebs are blown off the English curriculum

A revamped list of texts has been brought in at secondary level. But is it too modern? Leonardo DiCaprio in The Great Gatsby film. F Scott Fitzgerald's novel is an option on the 2017 single text list for Leaving Cert Sarah Gilmartin Topics: Culture ...
 Irish Times2 days ago
The Hindu

Let's get away: Puducherry

Goubert Avenue (Beach Road). Photo: S.S. Kumar The Hindu Cafe des Arts at Suffren Street in Puducherry. Photo: T. Singaravelou Cafe des Arts. Photo: Apoorva Sripathi La Maison Rose La Maison Rose The Hindu Manakula Vinayagar Temple.
 The Hindu1 week ago
Yahoo! UK and Ireland

Can You Guess These Books Whose Plots Have Been Written In 140 Characters?

Former Booker Prize Chairman Professor John Sutherland has set out the entire plot to 25 classic books for the Twitter generation If you ever struggle with time to read a book, a leading English language expert has managed to condense the nation's ...
 Yahoo! UK and Ireland3 weeks ago Books will survive the Twitter generation says Professor John Sutherland  Social Dashboard3 weeks ago
Irish Examiner

Bored by books? Read the plot of these famous novels in 140 characters

Like the idea of being well read but can't face actually reading the book? An emeritus professor of English at University College London, John Sutherland, has whittled down some of the world's most cherished stories into a tweet - summing up the ...
 Irish Examiner3 weeks ago
Social Dashboard

Fourth blogger is hacked to death in Bangladesh

Avijit Roy was hacked to death in February as he left a university book fair. Washiqur Rahman was murdered in March as he left his house for work. Ananta Bijoy Ras was butchered in May while en route to his job at a bank. And on Friday, Niloy Neel ...
 Social Dashboard4 weeks ago
Techradar India

Amazon reveals best-selling Kindle books of all time

Happy Birthday Kindle Store! Amazon celebrates the Kindle store's fifth birthday today by releasing a top 50 list of best-selling ebooks. Unsurprisingly, 50 Shades of Grey by E.L. James makes the #1 spot of most popular book of all time, proving ...
 Techradar India4 weeks ago
New Zealand Herald

'Bloody hell': Kiwi's Booker shock

The 13 books in the running for the £50,000 (NZ$117,000) literary prize were announced today, with New Zealand poet and novelist Anna Smaill included for her debut novel The Chimes . The longlist was selected by a panel of five judges, who ...
 New Zealand Herald1 month ago
Deutsche Welle

One of literature's biggest, Canuck-friendliest prizes has shut out the Great White North

Longlisted nominees for the 2015 Man Booker Prize—considered one of the premiere awards for English-language literature—were announced on July 29. This year marks the second time in the prize's 46-year history that nominations of US authors ...
 Quartz1 month ago Man Booker Prize reveals its 2015 longlist  Deutsche Welle1 month ago Anne Enright makes Man Booker Longlist  RTE Online1 month ago
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