Why one author thinks Hampstead is the perfect setting for a murder

Thriller writer Guy Fraser-Sampson on how the famous hilltop village inspired his latest detective ...

Why it took one local man 12 years to write a novel

Musician, art curator and author Tot Taylor has just published his debut 960-page epic. ...

Check into the Alaskan Lonely Hearts Club

Travel writer Paul Gogarty on why you should attend his reading at Owl Bookshop ...

Take part in a global reading of 1984 from K-Town

An international discussion of the George Orwell masterpiece is happening next week

MUST DO: ArchWay With Words 2017

North London's annual bookfest is back this week for an eight-day run. Here's what ...

Can small acts of defiance create mass societal change?

A new book by local author Steve Crawshaw examines the power of protest and ...

‘A love letter with leaves’: Allan Jenkins’ plot of his own

The Observer Food Monthly editor talks nurture, nature and his new memoir

How to be a hit debut novelist (while a full-time working mum too)

Rose Alexander on how she quit working in telly – and hasn’t looked back

‘I was sacked from War Child for exposing the truth’

Co-founder of the north London charity David Wilson explains why he became whistleblower - ...