A true artist of the written word, G.K. Chesterton was much more than a mystery writer.
Browsing: shelf life
The man who gave us the eternal optimist Charlie Brown, his philosophising canine Snoopy and the incorrigible Lucy remains one of the best cartoonists we’ve ever seen
A handful of school stories that take you back to those carefree days of childhood abound.
Making people laugh and forget their cares is probably the most difficult craft. However, some of the terrific humour writers have done just that
A tribute to the life and works of the master humorist, PG Wodehouse.
How a pre-teener found a treasure in the private book collection of India’s first Foreign Secretary, KPS Menon
A passionate reader’s many encounters with the inimitable Edgar Rice Burroughs and the raw and ready Tarzan.
The author comes from a family of hard-core rationalists, but his overly active imagination prevented him from sleeping well after reading horror novels
The author was quite an ‘MCP’ as a seven-year-old, looking down upon comic books featuring girls as main characters, until Little Lulu came along.
What links Robin Hood to AJ Raffles, Simon Templar and Norman Conquest