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Book Reviews: 30 August
OUT NOW WHAT’S A HOSTESS TO DO? 313 IDEAS AND INSPIRATIONS FOR EFFORTLESS ENTERTAINING by Susan Spungen (Artisan, £12.99; offer price, £11.69) New York culinary guru and food stylist Susan Spungen off ers a guide to hosting a dinner party. Spungen...
Cosmopolitan Chic
The more I explore flea markets overseas, the more I become fascinated by the differences and likenesses between cultures. The flea markets and what I find there, along with what's bought and sold, reflect the ambience of the homes in that location, as...
Ruby Lanier’s Fresh Corn Soup (pictured above) Serves 4-6 1½ cups fresh corn cut from the cob, or frozen white or yellow corn 1 cup finely diced red or white potatoes ½ cup thinly sliced green onions 3 tbsp fresh thyme, or 2 tsp dried thyme 5 cups...
Sage Living
Our homes are like mirrors. An organised yet lived-in kitchen reflects its owner’s passion for cooking and entertaining. A spare, restrained space speaks of inhabitants who value simplicity. A playful, eclectic apartment may hint at a first-time renter...
Book Review: 8 January
OUT NOW Gothic Tourism by Emma McEvoy (Palgrave Macmillan, £60; offer price, £55) From the London Dungeon and Madame Tussauds to Alton Towers and Alnwick Castle, this is a darkly fascinating spin round the strange appeal of gothic tourism – visiting...
Rooms with personality
The home in which I grew up in a little town outside of San Francisco, was eclectic. My parents did missionary work overseas and our house was full of treasures from their travels: carved wooden elephants and camels from India, side tables made of...
Nifty Shades
As a textile designer and artist, I am surrounded by colour every day. Having honed my eye for colour working for Hable Construction – the textile business I began with my sister in 1999 – I came to realise that my understanding of colour came directly...
The Christmas Books Guide
FICTION THE BURIED GIANT by Kazuo Ishiguro (Faber & Faber, £20; offer price, £16) In his first novel in 10 years, the award-winning writer surprises his readers again by turning his hand to the genre of fantasy set in Britain’s Dark Ages. As in much of...
Book Reviews: 23 May
OUT NOW MEADOWLAND: THE PRIVATE LIFE OF AN ENGLISH FIELD by John Lewis-Stempel (Doubleday, £14.99; offer price, £12.99) This chronicle of the seasonal changes and wildlife of a meadow in Herefordshire, extracted in last week’s issue, is surprisingly...
Book Reviews: 15 February
OUT NOW ILLUMINATION by Matthew Plampin (Harper Fiction, £14.99) The strength of this book lies in large part in the exactitude of the historical details and the successful conjuring up of the seething atmosphere of the siege of Paris in 1870....
Voewood Festival runs me
Heralded by The Observer as as one of “Our top 50 players in the world of books”, Clare started her career as an editor at Random House, before co-founding Conville & Walsh in 2000. A specialist in literary and commercial fiction, Clare's clients have...
Book Reviews: 8 June
OUT NOW BBC SPRINGWATCH BRITISH WILDLIFE The Springwatch Team (Collins, £20) Accompanying book to BBC's Springwatch that fills in the background information busy programme presenters don't necessarily have time for. In five self-explanatory parts...

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