War Horse author Morpurgo reveals the impact of a philanthropist’s work on his new novel

ABOUT a dozen years ago I was invited to a school near Berkhamsted to give a talk on creative writing to “gifted and talented” secondary school pupils from all over Hertfordshire. Daily Express :: Books Feed  More...

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By On Thursday, June 8th, 2017

Short story: That Friday by Jill Santopolo

SOME days are out to surprise us but would it be bitter or sweet for Nora? Find out in this exclusive short story. Daily Express :: Books Feed  More...

By On Sunday, March 12th, 2017

Emergency Admissions: Inside the world of an ambulance driver

WHEN we have a bad day at work the majority of us can brush it off, safe in the knowledge that no matter how many mistakes we made, no one died. Daily Express :: Books Feed  More...

By On Friday, March 10th, 2017

My six best books: Masterchef winner and entrepeneur Thomasina Miers

THOMASINA MIERS, 41, was the first MasterChef winner and is co-founder of the Wahaca Mexican restaurant chain. Her book Home Cook is out now. Daily Express :: Books Feed  More...

By On Wednesday, March 8th, 2017

Short story: The Empty Capsule

HE popped the question on the London Eye but would their love scale the heights? Daily Express :: Books Feed  More...

By On Sunday, March 5th, 2017

Refugees, footballer outsider and the best memoirs: Book reviews

FLEEING refugees and a football outsider. Daily Express :: Books Feed  More...

By On Friday, March 3rd, 2017

Actress Caroline Quentin: My favourite books

CAROLINE QUENTIN, 56, is the actress known for the TV series Men Behaving Badly, Jonathan Creek and Life Begins. She has also presented Restoration Home and Cornwall With Caroline Quentin. She is appearing in The More...

By On Wednesday, March 1st, 2017

Game Of Thrones news: George RR Martin responds to speculation book series could be LONGER

GEORGE R R MARTIN has clarified speculation that the Game of Thrones book series could go on for longer than its planned seven novels, albeit indirectly. Daily Express :: Books Feed  More...

By On Monday, February 27th, 2017

Book reviews: Fractured relationships and young adult stories

FRACTURED relationships feature in this week’s reads. Daily Express :: Books Feed  More...

By On Friday, February 24th, 2017

Author Jenny Colgan: My six best books

JENNY COLGAN, 44, is the author of Welcome To Rosie Hopkins’ Sweetshop Of Dreams, a Romantic Novel of the Year winner. Other books include Meet Me At The Cupcake Café and The Good, The Bad And The Dumped . Her More...