A towering figure in American literature, Paul Auster joins us tonight to discuss his new book, Winter Journal. The latest work from the author of The New York Trilogy promises to be a landmark in literary memoir, giving a remarkable account of Auster's mother's journey through the triumphs and troubles of her struggle as a single parent.
Paul will be in conversation with Jonathan Derbyshire, Culture Editor of the New Statesman.
Venue: Shaw Theatre, 100-110 Euston Road, London NW1 2AJFor ticket prices and booking information visit www.timeout.com/live
Autumn's natural wonders, even in a city like London, can offer all manner of fun and adventure this half-term, suggests Laura from our Royal Festival Hall shop.
Christiana Spens, illustrator and Director of 3:AM Press, looks at the the important relationship between books and the artwork that adorns them.
Charlotte from our Bristol branch on how the books we read at school often resonate with us throughout lives, as well as starting us out on a lifelong journey of literary discovery.