Articles Posted in the Books Category

  • Tributes for Pinter

    Tributes for Pinter

    Tributes are pouring in for legendary British playwright Harold Pinter, who died on Wednesday aged 78. The writer, who penned classic plays including The Birthday Party and The Dumb Waiter and was awarded the Nobel…

  • Death Of Pinter

    Death Of Pinter

    Notable British playwright Harold Pinter has died. He was 76. The star passed away on Wednesday following a long battle with cancer. Pinter – whose most famous plays included The Birthday Party and The Dumb Waiter –…

  • Cronenberg Turns Author

    Cronenberg Turns Author

    Director David Cronenberg is taking a break from movie making to write his first novel. The Fly filmmaker has already been inundated with offers of publishing deals for his first book – despite the fact…

  • Shatner Plans Comic Book Series

    Shatner Plans Comic Book Series

    Star Trek icon William Shatner is set to turn his sci-fi novels into a series of comic books. The actor has teamed up with illustrators at BlueWater Productions to adapt his stories into graphic novels. He…

  • Winehouse Turns Down Book Deal

    Winehouse Turns Down Book Deal

    Troubled singer Amy Winehouse has reportedly turned down a lucrative book deal – because she feels she is too young to write her life story. The Back To Black hitmaker has struggled with a variety…

  • Camp Camp Book Review

    Camp Camp Book Review

    The American summer camp is a legendary experience most US teens and children are put through.  From two of the authors of the seminal kitsch classic Barmitzvah Disco, which told the story of coming of…

  • Ronson’s Fear Of Camp

    Ronson’s Fear Of Camp

    Super producer Mark Ronson was rushed to hospital after he fell from a bunk bed and knocked himself unconscious as a child – and he is terrified of summer camps as a result. The producer…