Bloomsbury Group

To the Lighthouse

To the Lighthouse by Virginia Woolf (read by Nicole Kidman) Bloomsbury (audiobook)

Sunday, 8 July, 2012, 12:00am

E.M. Forster: A New Life

E.M. Forster: A New Life by Wendy Moffat Bloomsbury HK$143

27 Mar 2011 - 12:00am

Send your book, CD reviews to the new YP

Even if we acquire knowledge every day, there is always more to learn. We can learn a lot by reading books. Unfortunately, in India 70 per cent of the books are textbooks. But in western countries, there's more fiction, novels and other books to choose from.

29 Aug 2005 - 12:00am

Poets' affair is mush ado about nothing

RARELY HAS A work of 'fiction' sparked such indignation. The thrust of K: The Art Of Love is an affair between the British Edwardian poet Julian Bell and a mysterious married poet called Lin Cheng, alias 'K' in a nod to her stature as Julian's 11th lover. Steamy, but hardly inflammatory, you might think.

29 Jun 2002 - 12:00am

Staying In

BOOKS Nine Parts Of Desire: The Hidden World Of Islamic Women. Geraldine Brooks (Penguin) This is a searing indictment of Islam's attitude towards women without ever resorting to hyperbole, outrage or condemnation.

28 Apr 1996 - 12:00am

Jan Morris and her affair with history

JAN Morris is used to surprising people. You can tell. She's got that way about her. Almost coquettish, but not quite. That megawatt mix of charm, courtesy and something else, most probably bookish eccentricity.

6 Mar 1993 - 12:00am