Sunday May 19
Cambridge Evening News
Life of Pi artist's work to go on display in Cambridge
Artwork by the man behind the Life of Pi's famous book cover is going on display at a Cambridge gallery.
Author Helene Wecker on the best magical realist fiction
From Ray Bradbury to Hilary Mantel, ''The Golem and the Jinni' author Helene Wecker shares her favorite magical realist books.
Book Review: Bring Up the Bodies by Hilary Mantel
In an iTunes "Meet the Author" podcast recorded not long after Hilary Mantel won her unprecedented second Booker Prize for Bring Up the Bodies , the second volume in her projected fictional trilogy on the life of Thomas Cromwell now available in paperback from Picador, she talks about her reaction to the criticism from some readers that her treatment of her protagonist was too positive. Cromwell was an evil man, and moral rectitude required an author to make sure the reader knew it.
Pique News Magazine
Food, the Royals and magic
If you love getting inside the skin of how people lived in the past and have a spare 150 bucks to drop, you might want to consider The Folio Society's re-issue of a classic, Religion and the Decline of Magic .
New paperbacks: Hilary Mantel's 'Bring Up the Bodies'
This month's critic's pick is Bring Up the Bodies by Hilary Mantel . The Passage of Power by Robert A. Caro .
New Hampshire Public Radio -
Book News: Maya Angelou Out Of Hospital, Recovering At Home
One of Maya Angelou's doctors said she is recovering at home in North Carolina after being hospitalized, according to The Associated Press .