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Liane Moriarty: 'We're all capable of things that are breathtakingly cruel'

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Liane Moriarty: 'We're all capable of things that are breathtakingly cruel'
The Australian novelist talks to Bethanne Patrick about sexual violence, spousal abuse and adult bullying in her new book Big Little Lies Continue reading...

Books of The Times: Catherine Lacey’s ‘Nobody Is Ever Missing’

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Books of The Times: Catherine Lacey’s ‘Nobody Is Ever Missing’
In Catherine Lacey’s novel “Nobody Is Ever Missing,” a woman abruptly flees her life in New York and flies to New Zealand, where she has one surreal encounter after another.

Bookends: When It Comes to Fiction About National Tragedy, How Soon Is Too Soon?

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Bookends: When It Comes to Fiction About National Tragedy, How Soon Is Too Soon?
Daniel Mendelsohn and Anna Holmes discuss whether there is an appropriate amount of time to wait before turning national tragedy or trauma into art.

Only Ever Yours by Louise O'Neill review

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'The novel itself is based around a misogynistic society bred after the remnants of the old world, ours today, were lost causing new orders to be set.' Continue reading...

Teenage rebels in fiction - quiz

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Teenage rebels in fiction - quiz
To celebrate the 66th birthday of SE Hinton, we're picking on you to test your knowledge of the great tales of teen trouble-makers. You got a problem with that? Continue reading...