Tag: literature

A literary love affair

The passionate relationship between Virginia Woolf and one of Belgravia’s most famous former residents, writer Vita Sackville-West, is exposed by a new book of their steamy love letters

Princely tales

Behind the iron will, rumoured liaisons and infamous gaffes, who is the real Prince Philip? Ingrid Seward’s new book puts the record straight

Desert Island Books

Furniture maker and honorary chairman of Christie’s, the Earl of Snowdon loves a historical book or a good biography

Sir Ranulph’s reads

Sir Ranulph Fiennes, the explorer and author, shares the five fascinating books which shaped his life and his adventures.

Tall stories

With the Mayfair & St James’s Literary Festival starting later this month, we take a tour around the historic, local bookshops.

Dylan Jones in conversation

GQ editor Dylan Jones has written a book about American song The Wichita Lineman. He will be discussing it at the Mayfair & St James’s Literary Festival.