Railsea by China Mieville Pan MacMillan

Sunday, 17 June, 2012, 12:00am

Amazing Sailing Stories

Amazing Sailing Stories by Dick Durham Audible (audiobook)

29 Jan 2012 - 12:00am

Rare, original and odd - objects of a bookworm's desire

Highlights of the book fair:

Ulysses by James Joyce. First edition. Paris, Shakespeare and Co, 1922 (HK$3.38 million)

27 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

Q. so you think you know pop culture ...

1. What famous director makes a cameo appearance in The Blues Brothers?

2. Dick Turpin was a legendary English what?

3. What American pop star is known as Madge in England?

4. What does the J.K. in J.K. Rowling (right) stand for?

5. The band System of a Down raise awareness of the genocide of which people in the 1910s and 20s?

1 Mar 2009 - 12:00am

The Other

The Other

by David Guterson

Bloomsbury, HK$200

31 Aug 2008 - 12:00am

Definitely MOBY

MOBY IS IN a quandary. America's achingly cool pop auteur and self-professed pacifist is stumped for an answer when I ask whether he thinks his country should wage war on another. 'I almost don't have an opinion because the issue is so complicated,' says the electronica master of America's looming military intervention in Iraq.

13 Mar 2003 - 12:00am

Voyage of vengeance

THIS is your chance to find out exactly what it was that President Clinton meant when he said he felt like Captain Ahab in Moby Dick (World, 9.30pm).

24 Aug 1994 - 12:00am