Chan Kam-lam, the veteran Democratic Alliance for the Betterment and Progress of Hong Kong lawmaker, is emerging as the quiet man of the Legislative Council - and not in a good way.
British novelist Hilary Mantel faced criticism on Tuesday after describing Prince William’s wife Catherine as a “shop window mannequin” with a “plastic smile” whose only purpose is to breed.
Asia's top literary award received a huge blow after it was announced that its title sponsor will withdraw its funding this year. The Man Asian Literary Prize, awarded by a Hong Kong-based...
British writer Hilary Mantel has won the prestigious Man Booker literary prize for a second time with her blood-soaked Tudor saga Bring Up the Bodies, which the head of the judging panel said had...
Hilary Mantel is favoured to become the first woman to win the coveted Man Booker Prize for fiction twice, with her historical novel Bring Up the Bodies ahead of Will Self’s Umbrella in the...
by Nicola Barker
Bring Up the Bodies
by Hilary Mantel (read by Simon Vance)
Fourth Estate (audiobook)
So, farewell 2011. You were a strange year where books were concerned. Julian Barnes triumphed at the Man Booker, at last. But like Howard Jacobson the year before, it was a pyrrhic victory won...
by Hilary Mantel
Fourth Estate HK$121