Foyles - blogshttp://www.foyles.co.uk/public/biblio/Blogs.aspxFoyles - blogsen-gb25/04/2015 12:16:2615GUEST BLOG: A rolling Stonerhttp://www.foyles.co.uk/public/biblio/Detail.aspx?blogId=1321Frances Macmillan, Senior Editor at Vintage Classics, looks at how John Williams' Stoner, published 50 years ago, was rescued from obscurity and eventually became acknowledged as a 20th-century classic. ...25/04/2015 00:00:001321GUEST BLOG: The great book giveawayhttp://www.foyles.co.uk/public/biblio/Detail.aspx?blogId=1319Elizabeth Fremantle, whose novel Queen's Gambit is on of the 20 being given away all over Britain today by volunteers for World Book Night, reveals how she first got involved as a volunteer....23/04/2015 00:00:001319GUEST BLOG: The secret history of the conspiracy theoryhttp://www.foyles.co.uk/public/biblio/Detail.aspx?blogId=1313Tim Clare - whose novel The Honours sees a teenge girl convinced her parents are under the malign influence of a secret society - looks at how conspiracy theories spread long before mass media and the world wide web....21/04/2015 00:00:001313GUEST BLOG: Letting in foreignershttp://www.foyles.co.uk/public/biblio/Detail.aspx?blogId=1316Translator Daniel Hahn, one of the judges for this year's International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award, whose shortlist was revealed today, wonders why it's one of very few awards that allows the submission of fiction in translation....15/04/2015 00:00:001316Meet the translator, no.1http://www.foyles.co.uk/public/biblio/Detail.aspx?blogId=1312As the first of new series of interviews with translators, in partnership with literature and human rights organisation English PEN, we present an interview with Sam Garrett, whose latest translation from Dutch is Tommy Wieringa’s These Are the Names. ...11/04/2015 00:00:001312GUEST BLOG: 'I think I must have been changed several times since then'http://www.foyles.co.uk/public/biblio/Detail.aspx?blogId=1315Suzanne Dean, Creative Director at Random House, reveals how she devised the cover for Robert Douglas-Fairhurst's new account of the creation of Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and its eccentric author, Lewis Carroll....08/04/2015 00:00:001315GUEST BLOG: 10 ways to identify true friendshttp://www.foyles.co.uk/public/biblio/Detail.aspx?blogId=1311In The Faithful Couple, AD Miller explores the dark secrets that underpin a decades-old friendship. On our blog, he reveals the 10 ways to identify who's a keeper when it comes to picking friends....31/03/2015 00:00:001311GUEST BLOG: What McQueen learned at St Martinshttp://www.foyles.co.uk/public/biblio/Detail.aspx?blogId=1309Andrew Wilson, author of new biography Alexander McQueen: Blood Beneath the Skin, recalls McQueen's years at Central St Martins, former occupants of the building now home to Foyles' flagship, when his MA show took the fashion world by storm and the seeds of his partnership with the legendary Isabella Blow were sown....21/03/2015 00:00:001309GUEST BLOG: Horsemen of the apocalypsehttp://www.foyles.co.uk/public/biblio/Detail.aspx?blogId=1307Smith Henderson's debut novel features a disturbed Montana father convinced that the End Times are coming. Here he relates his own terrifying experience he had as an 11-year-old at a religious summer camp that inspired the novel....10/03/2015 00:00:001307Books to inspire young womenhttp://www.foyles.co.uk/public/biblio/Detail.aspx?blogId=1306Each of our shops is currently featuring a display of books by and about great women, to mark International Women's day on 8th March. Emily, from our Waterloo branch, explores the wealth of recent fiction for younger readers that offers inspirational role models for the next generation of young women....28/02/2015 00:00:001306