Foyles - blogs - blogsen-gb24/05/2016 12:56:1315Read an Extract from Helen Callaghan's novel, Dear Amy an extract from Helen Callaghan's debut novel, Dear Amy....20/05/2016 00:00:001437Douglas Cowie on Imagining the Spaces Between the Facts his fictional reimagining of the turbulent relationship between Simone de Beauvoir and cult American writer, Nelson Algren, Douglas Cowie writes about writing fiction in the gaps between known facts....20/05/2016 00:00:001438#FoylesFave: Seeing Red by Lina Meruane Perry from our Charing Cross Road branch celebrates the Deep Vellum Press in general and their recently published title, Lina Meruane's Seeing Red, in particular ...17/05/2016 00:00:001436#FoylesFive: Haruki Murakami week, Matt from our Birmingham shop talks about why he loves Haruki Murakami and recommends five books he'd add to our To Be Read piles!...12/05/2016 00:00:001433Tracey Thorn on Judging the Baileys Prize Thorn writes about her experience of judging the Baileys Womens Prize for Fiction, re-learning how to concentrate and the difficulty of letting a book go. The six-strong shortlist was announced recently and the winner will be declared on 8th June....09/05/2016 00:00:001435Zola and the Victorians: a Fascinating Footnote coincide with the BBC Radio 4 adaptation of Zola’s Rougon-Macquart saga, Eileen Horne, author of Zola and the Victoirans, sheds light on story of the English publisher who dared to bring the works of Emile Zola to a Victorian audience, and paid a heavy price. ...06/05/2016 00:00:001434#FoylesFive: May the Fourth Be With You! in with May the Fourth Be With You celebrations with our Birmingham bookseller Matt's pick of his favourite Star Wars books....04/05/2016 00:00:001430Read a Recipe from Persiana author Sabrina Ghayour's new book, Sirocco share a recipe from Sabrina Ghayour's new book Sirocco, as part of our Cokbook Confidential series....03/05/2016 00:00:001432Read a Poem from Clive James' Latest Collection a blog from Clive James' latest volume, Collected Poems 1958-2015. ...29/04/2016 00:00:001428Who will you nominate for the Ruth Rendell Award? brand new award in memory of a bestselling novelist has been launched to find the author who has done the most to champion literacy. ...29/04/2016 00:00:001431