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Life imitating art: '1984' a best-seller again

Jan 25, 2017 - 11:33 PM

The dystopian novel featuring a so called ministry of truth that distorts reality is the number one seller on Amazon s US book list on Wednesday January 25

1984. A boy reads a book next to copies of British writer George Orwell's 1984 at Hong Kong's annual book fair on July 15, 2015. File photo by Aaron Tam/AFP

Thomas Hardy’s 'A Mere Interlude'

Feb 17, 2013 - 11:43 AM

Having a hard time keeping secrets from a lover? In love with someone you know but not really? Read some Thomas Hardy and learn how to deal

WORTHWHILE READ. Thomas Hardy's 'A Mere Interlude' may be about Victorian romance, but it can still tickle the imagination of today's reader. Book cover image from Reading Matters