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2009-05-14 10:32:00

NEW YORK, May 14 /PRNewswire/ -- That holiest of Holy Grails is surely a provocative story well told.

2009-05-06 12:07:00

LOS ANGELES, May 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Having reviewed the new novel, THE HOLIDAY PARTY (A Tale of a Corporate Takeover), the Kirkus Discoveries reviewer concludes that they are.

2008-10-08 18:00:00

By Karen Price AS far as poetic inspiration goes, motorway service stations would not be most people's cup of tea. But a group of people who have been moved to write odes to their favourite motorway stop-offs will be among those attending a Cardiff Literary Festival.

2008-07-02 06:00:18

By McLemee, Scott REFLECTING SCHOOLS FRENCH THEORY: HOW FOUCAULT, DERRIDA, DELEUZE, & CO. TRANSFORMED THE INTELLECTUAL LIFE OF THE UNITED STATES BY FRANCOIS CUSSET, TRANSLATED BY JEFF FORT MINNEAPOLIS: UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA PRESS. 408 PAGES. $25.

2008-06-25 09:02:42

By DAVID MCVEY The Wednesday Book THE GOOD MAYOR By Andrew Nicoll BLACK & WHITE, Pounds 10 Order (free p&p) on 0870 079 8897 Near the end of The Good Mayor, the narrator confesses that "this story is much more about the telling than the things that happen in it".

2007-11-25 03:00:15

By Dvorak, James D I. INTRODUCTION The past thirty years of biblical studies has seen the substantial growth and impact of social-scientific criticism of the Bible.


Word of the Day
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.