Bring Up the Bodies

Why Not Just Admit It's Fiction?

Susan Bordo | Posted 05.04.2015 | UK Entertainment
Susan Bordo

Mantel understood that her More, like her Cromwell and her Anne, reflects cultural projections and agendas no less than Bolt's. "All historical fiction is really contemporary fiction," she told me, "We always write from our own time."

Hilary Mantel Nominated For Third Major Book Prize In One Year

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.05.2013 | UK Entertainment

Novelist Hilary Mantel could become the first person to win all three major book prizes after Bring Up The Bodies was nominated for the Woman's Prize ...

Hilary Mantel Defends Kate 'Criticism'

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.05.2013 | UK Entertainment

Award-winning novelist Hilary Mantel has defended describing the Duchess of Cambridge as a "shop-window mannequin" whose only purpose is to breed, say...

None of Us Know 'The Real Kate'

Bill Coles | Posted 21.04.2013 | UK Entertainment
Bill Coles

Kate faces the same problem that every other royal faces when they're out in public. The very moment that they step out of line, say something a little risque or a little daring, then get absolutely pilloried. So for the past decade, Kate has been absolutely squeaky clean.

Mantel And Self To Go Head-To-Head Again

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.04.2013 | Home

Hilary Mantel and Will Self will battle it out for another literary prize six months after Mantel beat Self to the Man Booker Prize. The pair are s...

Hilary Mantel Wins Costa Book Award

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.01.2013 | Home

Hilary Mantel has won this year's Costa Book Award for her novel Bring Up The Bodies which the judges described as "head and shoulders" above the othe...

Hilary Mantel Favourite To Win Costa Prize

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.03.2013 | Home

Critics favourite Hilary Mantel is expected to pick up another prize tonight for her best-seller, 'Bring Up The Bodies', at the Costa Book Awards. ...

Sam Parker

Best Books 2012: What This Year's Award-Winning Titles Tells Us | Sam Parker | Posted 10.02.2013 | Home

With an estimated 530,000 different books released per year in the UK and America alone, which of them make it past the panels of book awards - from t...

Alice E. Vincent

Booker Prize Winner Hilary Mantel On Scoring A Victory For Female Writers | Alice E. Vincent | Posted 17.10.2012 | Home

On Tuesday night, Hilary Mantel became the first woman to win the Man Booker prize twice, as well as the first British author, for her novel Bring Up ...

Hilary Mantel Wins The Booker Prize 2012 With 'Bring Up The Bodies'

Posted 16.10.2012 | Home

Hilary Mantel has won the 2012 Man Booker Prize with her novel Bring Up The Bodies, becoming the first British author to win twice. The bookie's fa...

Sam Parker

Booker Prize Award 2012 (LIVE BLOG) | Sam Parker | Posted 16.12.2012 | Home


Amazon Kindle and E-Books at Waterstone's - A Sign of the End Times for Paper Books?

Philip White | Posted 23.07.2012 | Home
Philip White

E-readers on the shelves at Waterstone's? Head for the hills, lovers of real books! Do not turn back, lest thee be turned into a pillar of salt.