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    The 40 coolest characters in literature

    Swaggering their way through the pages of your favourite reads

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  • Yet ANOTHER Stephen King adaptation is heading your way
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    Stephen King's enormous, terrifying 'The Stand' is coming to telly

    It's the longest book in the WORLD

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  • Yet ANOTHER Stephen King adaptation is heading your way
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    Stephen King persuades newspaper to keep book review column

    A rare heartwarming news story

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    Emily Reynolds
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  • The 20 best dystopian novels 41
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    The 20 best dystopian novels

    Welcome to the future: a place where everything has gone very wrong

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    Dave Fawbert
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    Here's the greatest music, TV, film & books according to David Bowie

    He knew a fair bit about the arts, did Mr Bowie

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    Dave Fawbert
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    The 40 most powerful literary quotes

    Memorable, inspiring and impactful passages of prose

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    Bill Gates' best books of 2018 will save your Christmas shopping list

    Some of the best memoirs, essays and non-fiction of the year

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    Tom Victor
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    Short Story: About Helen

    Exclusive, future-tinged fiction from author Tade Thompson

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    Tade Thompson
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    Win a bespoke suit and copies of Jeeves and the King of Clubs

    Celebrate the new release from Ben Schott

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    Penguin Random House
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    What to do now Red Dead Redemption 2 has you really into cowboys

    Read 'em, cowboy!

    Posted by
    Mike Rampton
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