Author challenges himself to do 50 adventurous activities in a year for a new book

Author who was too anxious to leave the house after his marriage broke down challenges himself to do 50 adventurous activities in a year for a new book – from beekeeping to globetrotting Rob Temple says he was too anxious to leave his home after his marriage failed Now he has challenged himself to complete … Read more Author challenges himself to do 50 adventurous activities in a year for a new book

Broadcaster and author Jeremy Vine recalls his travel adventures

The ingredients for the perfect getaway? Broadcaster Jeremy Vine reveals that he just needs a good book and a deckchair for a happy holiday By York Membery for the Daily Mail Published: 12:49 BST, 3 October 2020 | Updated: 13:12 BST, 3 October 2020 Broadcaster and author Jeremy Vine This week broadcaster and author Jeremy … Read more Broadcaster and author Jeremy Vine recalls his travel adventures

Broadcaster and author Jeremy Vine recalls his travel adventures

The ingredients for the perfect getaway? Broadcaster Jeremy Vine reveals that he just needs a good book and a deckchair for a happy holiday By York Membery for the Daily Mail Published: 12:49 BST, 3 October 2020 | Updated: 13:03 BST, 3 October 2020 Broadcaster and author Jeremy Vine This week broadcaster and author Jeremy … Read more Broadcaster and author Jeremy Vine recalls his travel adventures

Wolf Hall author Dame Hilary Mantel says Booker Prize snub ‘freed her’

Wolf Hall author Dame Hilary Mantel says Booker Prize snub ‘freed her’ as acclaimed writer misses chance to win award for final book in Thomas Cromwell series Hilary Mantel was hoping to scoop a third win for her novel on Thomas Cromwell Her novel The Mirror and the Light did not reach the six-book Booker … Read more Wolf Hall author Dame Hilary Mantel says Booker Prize snub ‘freed her’

Guess How Much I Love You author Sam McBratney dies aged 77 

Guess How Much I Love You author Sam McBratney dies aged 77 The Northern Irish author died on 18 September, his publisher has announced He is survived by his wife Maralyn, their three children and six grandchildren  A sequel book to Guess How Much I Love You is due to be released next month By Raven … Read more Guess How Much I Love You author Sam McBratney dies aged 77 

Author and broadcaster Charles Spencer recalls his travel adventures

Author and broadcaster Charles Spencer reveals his favourite spots in the UK and why Madagascar is the most memorable place he’s visited By York Membery for the Daily Mail Published: 15:24 BST, 19 September 2020 | Updated: 15:24 BST, 19 September 2020 Author and broadcaster Charles Spencer checks in to our travel Q&A This week … Read more Author and broadcaster Charles Spencer recalls his travel adventures

Author reveals the challenges faced by the owners of Britain’s grand country houses

SOCIETY OLD HOMES, NEW LIFE    by Clive Aslet (Triglyph £50, 304 pp) What made audiences all over the world fall in love with Downton Abbey? Perhaps it was Lady Mary’s exquisite frocks, the Dowager Countess’s waspish put-downs, or the slow-burn romance between Carson and Mrs Hughes. But for many of us the real star was … Read more Author reveals the challenges faced by the owners of Britain’s grand country houses

Game of Thrones author George R.R. Martin wants to build fantasy castle in his backyard

Game of Thrones author George R.R. Martin wants to build a real-life ‘castle’ in his backyard – but his New Mexico neighbors are refusing to bend the knee, DailyMail.com can exclusively reveal. The 71-year-old creator of Dragonstone, Winterfell and the Red Keep describes his proposed Gothic-style structure as a free-standing ‘seven-sided library’ in a planning … Read more Game of Thrones author George R.R. Martin wants to build fantasy castle in his backyard

Game of Thrones author George R.R. Martin wants to build fantasy castle in his backyard

Game of Thrones author George R.R. Martin wants to build a real-life ‘castle’ in his backyard – but his New Mexico neighbors are refusing to bend the knee, DailyMail.com can exclusively reveal. The 71-year-old creator of Dragonstone, Winterfell and the Red Keep describes his proposed Gothic-style structure as a free-standing ‘seven-sided library’ in a planning … Read more Game of Thrones author George R.R. Martin wants to build fantasy castle in his backyard

Da Vinci Code author Dan Brown’s ex-wife says his affairs left her emotionally shattered

Da Vinci Code author Dan Brown’s ex-wife says his affairs left her emotionally shattered as he countersues HER for libel Blythe Brown launched a lawsuit against her husband Dan Brown in July She claimed he had extra-marital affairs and ‘secretly plundered’ marital assets Last week, Mr Brown revealed he is countersuing his ex for libel … Read more Da Vinci Code author Dan Brown’s ex-wife says his affairs left her emotionally shattered