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The New York Times

The New York Times was founded in 1851, and is one of the largest in the United States, although its circulation has suffered in recent years. Its motto is ‘All the News That’s Fit to Print’.

Lots of Candles, Plenty of Cake

Lots of Candles, Plenty of Cake by Anna Quindlen (read by Quindlen) Random House Audio (audiobook)

Sunday, 20 May, 2012, 12:00am

Corrections & clarifications

The photograph of Thomas Friedman in the Young Post story, 'The world at your feet' (November 17), should be credited to Josh Haner at The New York Times.

24 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

The Price of Everything

The Price of Everything by Eduardo Porter William Heinemann HK$204

30 Jan 2011 - 12:00am

A tale of dark childhood abuse and torment

A Child Called 'It' Dave Pelzer Published by Orion Books ISBN 9780752837505

David is a young boy who is in search of love from his mother. But instead he is beaten on a daily basis and is the victim of horrible punishments.

His two brothers - the trio call themselves the 'three musketeers' - get off lightly in comparison.

21 Jun 2010 - 12:00am

Are you well-read?

1 The last novel you read was ...

a. on your school syllabus

b. on The New York Times best-seller list

c. in the 1990s

2 Your bookcase is ...

a. filled with CDs and games

b. filled with an eclectic mix of books

c. what does eclectic mean?

25 Jul 2009 - 12:00am

How going green can save you money

Help the environment and balance your budget

Two things have happened recently that made me realise we are at the 'tipping point' of environmental awareness.

22 Jul 2007 - 12:00am

Empty icon

In just over two weeks, 750,000 people will gather in Times Square to mark the arrival of 2007. Around the world, as many as 1 billion people will watch a giant orb decked out with hundreds of light bulbs, Waterford crystals and rotating mirrors drop from atop a Manhattan building to mark the event.

16 Dec 2006 - 12:00am