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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: the money shot

    Posted Aug 09th 2014, 11:12pm by Jason Wordie

    ... novels such as The World of Suzie Wong (later made into a successful Hollywood film), and the pages of innumerable Hong Kong-themed penny dreadful novels, encouraged generations of (mostly ...

  2. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted Aug 09th 2014, 11:12pm by AAYUSH NIROULA

    ... … Coelho's tomes are not to everyone's taste. One reviewer from British newspaper The Independent likened the philosophical conundrums his novels pose to "something David Hasselhoff might spout after a particularly taxing Baywatch rescue". Coelho is most likely too busy to read what his critics write- he writes, on average, a book a year. His most famous novel ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted Aug 02nd 2014, 11:31pm

    ... as other Indian instruments. The band’s sitar-lapped number Norwegian Wood provided the inspiration for a novel of the same name, by writer Haruki Murakami … In a Paris Review interview, Murakami ... likened to writing novels. And it was sport that led the Nobel-hopeful to literature, aged 29. Murakami was watching a baseball game one day when a player hit a double and he had an epiphany. He ...

  4. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    My life: John Weiley

    Posted Aug 09th 2014, 11:12pm by Robby Nimmo

    ... a penchant for Russian literature and growing up in the pub with my five siblings was like living in a Tolstoy novel. We had several servants and cooks fawning over us, adding to the list ...

  5. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted Jul 26th 2014, 11:10pm by AAYUSH NIROULA

    ... desert and spent two years "barely surviving" working menial jobs in New York. His greatest success has been as author of the novel The Forgiven, while his Volcano was featured ...

  6. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted Jul 19th 2014, 10:53pm by AAYUSH NIROULA

    ... but illegal occupation of land. Titokowaru would have been all but forgotten had it not been for the efforts of historian James Belich. The Maori was also the subject of a Maurice Shadbolt novel ...

  7. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted Jul 12th 2014, 11:21pm by AAYUSH NIROULA

    ... for his spellbinding non-fiction novel In Cold Blood, about the murder of a family in Kansas. Capote's hopes were said to have been dashed when the book failed to win him an enormously ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Reflections: well wishing

    Posted May 10th 2014, 10:39pm by Wee Kek Koon

    ... of the most famous wells in modern Chinese history is that of Consort Zhen, which exists today as a popular tourist spot in the Palace Museum in Beijing. Romanticised in novels, xiqu (“Chinese ...

  9. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted May 10th 2014, 10:39pm by Olivia Rosenman

    ... Animation, the studio famous for anime adaptations of literary classics, in the middle of its production of the 1908 novel Anne of Green Gables … Orphan Anne Shirley has become so beloved a character that her story has sold more than 50 million copies. She has also proved a boon for Prince Edward Island, the tiny Canadian province where the novel is set. The tourism office has several travel ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted Apr 20th 2014, 12:37am

    ... the idea of having a car that costs 12 times more than another car. If you feel you have to spend that kind of money, why not buy 12 cars?” he has said. In 1993, Ishiguro’s award-winning novel ... Orange, John Anthony Burgess Wilson, was a prolific writer and journalist, producing more than 30 novels, screenplays and operatic libretti along with many symphonies, concertos and film scores. ...




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