Books

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 - ...

What exactly is the Torriano Meeting House?

Come to a room imbued with myriad poetic voices, living and dead, giving it ...

Top 5: Tips on erotic writing

A two-day conference in Camden next month offers budding authors how to do a ...

‘It was a garden, undeniably, and I wanted it’

In which novelist Charlotte Mendelson describes her desperate search for a tiny pocket of ...

Is 2017 the year of the Sports Geek?

Tufnell Park-based writer and journalist Rob Minto thinks non-sports fans should be armed with ...

Review: NW by Zadie Smith

Last night's 90 minute BBC2 adaptation has been acclaimed from all quarters. Here's why ...

The rise and rise of Highgate Mums

When Dan Hall overheard snippets of conversations in N6 cafes, he didn't expect there'd ...

Gillian Tindall has a new book out

The Fields Beneath author and Kentish Town's queen of non-fiction on her new work ...