Apple Tree Yard

Apple Tree Yard author: Lionel Shriver is talking out of her ‘shiny white behind’ on cultural appropriation

16 February 2017 12:53

Pencils are being sharpened in the literary world as the row over cultural appropriation rumbles on. Last year Lionel Shriver…

Books podcast: Louise Doughty on Apple Tree Yard, Sherlock and Lionel Shriver

16 February 2017 10:47

This week in the books podcast, I’m talking to Louise Doughty — the author of the novel behind the hit…

Let me introduce you to ‘sick chick lit’

17 September 2014 18:27

Chick lit has its place. On long-haul flights, for example, when you’re a bit pissed and bored with the films on…