Fiction

Novelists pick books to inspire, uplift, and offer escape

51 minutes ago   |   The Guardian

From Hilary Mantel to Kazuo Ishiguro and Marlon James to Sebastian Barry, writers share their favourite literary comforts Author of American Wife and the forthcoming Rodham...
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A Theatre for Dreamers by Polly Samson review - sun, sex and Leonard Cohen

3 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Capturing the halcyon days of an artistic community on a Greek island in the 60s, this blissful novel of escapism is also a powerful meditation on art and sexuality It's...
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On my radar: Taffy Brodesser-Akner's cultural highlights

18 hours ago   |   The Guardian

The US journalist and author on an essential read for life under lockdown, a winning yoga app and Being John Malkovich Taffy Brodesser-Akner is an award-winning journalist for...
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Emily St John Mandel: 'I admire novelists who are pushing the form forward'

18 hours ago   |   The Guardian

The award-winning author on her favourite dystopian fiction, why she'd like to meet Alice Munro, and her eerie new novel set during the 2008 financial crash Emily St John...
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How is Britney Spears connected to Netflix's Tiger King?

How is Britney Spears connected to Netflix's Tiger King?

19 hours ago   |   Metro   |   3 articles

No, the answer isn't they share hairdressers The latest Netflix show that's got viewers hooked is Tiger King - the stranger-than-fiction docu-series following the feud between...
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WWE deletes controversial John Cena promo from social media after Bray Wyatt comments

WWE deletes controversial John Cena promo from social media after Bray Wyatt comments

21 hours ago   |   Metro

Cena spoke his mind John Cena took aim at Bray Wyatt in a backstage promo last night but it hasn't gone down too well with the higher-ups. The wrestler-turned-Hollywood...
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'I was told there was no market for foody books set in rural France': Joanne Harris on writing Chocolat

1 day ago   |   The Guardian

Juggling motherhood and teaching, the author planned her bestselling novel on a school trip Last year marked the 20 th anniversary of the publication of Chocolat. It seems an...
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Streaming: top docs for lockdown

1 day ago   |   The Guardian

The Obama-produced Crip Camp offers a winning combination of the heartfelt and the hard-hitting. Plus, more real-life tales from Cuba to Uzbekistan “Escapism” is an operative...
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The best space games on PC

The best space games on PC

1 day ago   |   PCGamesN

What are the best space games on PC in 2020? Featuring the biggest Steam games, like Kerbal Space Program, and the best free games, such as Eve Online, these are the most...
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Tech takes a back seat to interconnected human stories in Tales from the Loop

1 day ago   |   Ars Technica

Tales from the Loop trailer. Residents of a rural town find themselves grappling with strange occurrences thanks to the presence of an underground particle accelerator in the...
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Sunbathing is against lockdown rules, government says

Sunbathing is against lockdown rules, government says

Matt Hancock says sunbathing is against the lockdown rules People who sunbathe are breaking the coronavirus lockdown rules, according to Health Secretary Matt... Read more ...

Piers Morgan gives away holiday homes to loved ones during coronavirus pandemic

Piers Morgan gives away holiday homes to loved ones during coronavirus pandemic

The Good Morning Britain star hit out at suggestions he is watching on from his ivory tower hours after a row with Sir Alan Sugar, who is holed up in Florida Read more ...

Wayne Rooney reveals what he told Cristiano Ronaldo after that wink at the...

Wayne Rooney reveals what he told Cristiano Ronaldo after that wink at the 2006 World Cup

Wayne Rooney says he had no issue with Cristiano Ronaldo's wink Wayne Rooney insists he had no issue with Cristiano Ronaldo at Manchester United following his infamous wink... Read more ...

Manchester City defender Kyle Walker breaks lockdown rules by ‘hosting sex...

Manchester City defender Kyle Walker breaks lockdown rules by ‘hosting sex party' at his flat

Kyle Walker has apologised after two escorts visited his flat on Tuesday evening Manchester City defender Kyle Walker has issued an apology after he flouted the coronavirus... Read more ...

Brendan Cole stuck at holiday home in Spain with family under strict lockdown

Brendan Cole stuck at holiday home in Spain with family under strict lockdown

Former Strictly Come Dancing star Brendan Cole is holed up at his holiday home in Mallorca with his wife Zoe and their kids and they aren't even allowed out for once a day exercise Read more ...

Theory coronavirus leaked from Chinese lab ‘no longer discounted'

Theory coronavirus leaked from Chinese lab ‘no longer discounted'

The Institute of Virology is ten miles from the wet market at the centre of the crisis Ministers fear that coronavirus may have originated in a Chinese research lab and not a... Read more ...

Donny van de Beek gives Man Utd transfer boost with Real Madrid admission

Donny van de Beek gives Man Utd transfer boost with Real Madrid admission

Ajax midfielder Donny van de Beek is expected to move to La Liga giants Real Madrid, but the Dutchman insists a deal is not done Read more ...

Married At First Sight fans brand Aleks Markovic a LIAR

Married At First Sight fans brand Aleks Markovic a LIAR

Married At First Sight viewers branded Aleks Markovic 'a liar' for claiming to be 'in love' with 'husband' Ivan Sarakula during Sunday night's grand finale episode. Read more ...

Troy Deeney 'lost his head' with Man Utd star Odion Ighalo in heated bust-up

Troy Deeney 'lost his head' with Man Utd star Odion Ighalo in heated bust-up

The two played together at Watford between 2014-2017 and Deeney has recalled a moment where he was left fuming with the Nigerian striker's greediness Read more ...

Veloce Esports Not the GP 'Versus': Start time, live stream and drivers for...

Veloce Esports Not the GP 'Versus': Start time, live stream and drivers for virtual event

Veloce Esports' Not the GP 'Versus' event takes place today and Express Sport is on hand with all the details you need including start time, driver line-up and live stream... Read more ...