Friday, 10 March 2017
A Friday poem from Kate Tempest's Hold Your Own.
Friday, 10 February 2017
Whether you're feeling the love or not this Valentine's Day, we've got a book for you. On February 14th we'll be curling up with these stories, all of which explore the darker side of the most complex of human emotions.
Friday, 03 February 2017
As Denial enters UK cinemas we revisit Will Storr's account of his tours around concentration camp sites with the infamous historian and Holocaust denier, David Irving.
Friday, 27 January 2017
From former U.S. Poet Laureate Billy Collins comes a twelfth collection of poetry The Rain in Portugal.
Tuesday, 17 January 2017
The 2016 T.S. Eliot prize has been awarded to Picador poet Jacob Polley for his collection Jackself.
There's a wealth of poetry blogs out there, if only you know where to look. We've picked our favourites of the moment – the list is always growing!
Designer Katie Tooke thought it would be fascinating to bring the miniature creations in The Miniaturist to life for the book's cover. Here's how it all happened.
Minutely researched and rich in revelations, The Ancient Paths brings to life centuries of our distant history and reinterprets pre-Roman Europe. Author Graham Robb explains it in more detail.
You might have noticed some changes around here. We’ve upgraded picador.com to make it THE place for you to come and discover new books. We’re really excited about it, and hope you will be too!
We've picked out our favourite Icelandic and Scandinavian stories – may this be the start of a new reading journey!
Jennifer Lawrence has signed up to star in a film adaptation of Hannah Kent's novel Burial Rites. Here, Hannah shares some of her photos from her time spent in Iceland, visiting the real places from the book. Burial Rites is based on the true story of a woman, Agnes Magnúsdóttir, who is charged with the brutal murder of her former master in 1829.
From the beginning of his first marriage, Ernest Hemingway was never without a woman. Naomi Wood recalls the moment she realised she had to write a novel about the four Mrs. Hemingways.
Does your boss fit the profile? Here’s our do-it-yourself quiz.
(Disclaimer: this is a strictly amateur exercise . . .)