Sherrilyn Kenyon accuses husband of 'Shakespearean plot' to poison her

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Books In an explosive lawsuit, author of bestselling Dark-Hunter novels accuses her husband and two others of attempting to destroy her career The author Sherrilyn Kenyon, most famed for her Dark-Hunter series. Photograph: Sheri Reno Bestselling urban fantasy novelist Sherrilyn Kenyon has filed a Läs mer…

Oyinkan Braithwaite’s serial-killer thriller: would you help your murderer sister?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Books Interview Richard Lea The Nigerian author’s darkly comic debut novel, My Sister, the Serial Killer, has become a literary sensation. She explains her struggle with the moral ambiguity of her writing ‘I had high standards for myself’ … Oyinkan Braithwhaite. Photograph: Sophia Evans Läs mer…

Stephen Fry and PEN urge UAE to free Ahmed Mansoor ahead of book festival

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; United Arab Emirates In a letter to the Guardian, authors and activists draw attention to plight of jailed human rights activist Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum is the patron of Emirates Airline festival of literature. Photograph: Fayez Nureldine/AFP/Getty Images Stephen Fry is among a Läs mer…

Long before tech bros, Silicon Valley had a highly developed society

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Technology Five hundred years ago, this swath of California was populated by the Ohlone, who survived without farming or animal domestication About 10,000 Ohlone lived in the San Francisco Bay Area where they survived off acorns from all the different varieties of oaks, blackberries, Läs mer…

Six of 2018's best new books about video games

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Games If you’re a gamer after something more in-depth than coffee table books, here are some of the most thought-provoking reads about gaming Epic compilation … Women in Gaming: 100 Professionals of Play. Photograph: Prima Games Women in Gaming: 100 Professionals of Play by Läs mer…