Cs Lewis

27 Celebrities Who Spurned The Queen And Turned Down Their Honours

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 17.06.2017 | UK

Hundreds of people are recognised every year in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List, but not everyone is so eager to welcome the gesture from the Quee...

Labour 'Hanging On By Its Fingernails' Against Ukip, Warns Clive Lewis

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 06.02.2017 | UK Politics

Clive Lewis has warned Labour is “hanging on by the fingernails” against Ukip in much of the country as he repeated his warning that he could quit...

Dieting Writers, Christmas Binges, and the Sad Goodbye to Sugar

Joel Tennant | Posted 07.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Joel Tennant

In the world of food and writing, I'm an al dente moaner, a social commentator looking through the holes of glazed ring doughnuts. There's no doubt, after all, that the life of someone who feels the need to write about the world around them tend to have a keen eye for the most delicious foods, often in the largest quantities.

Happy Birthday CS Lewis!

The Huffington Post UK | Alice E. Vincent | Posted 20.12.2012 | Home

Thursday marks 114 years since Narnia author CS Lewis was born. It's been a big couple of weeks for the late author, after it was announced on 22 Nove...

University Entrusted With Rare CS Lewis Letters

PA | Posted 20.08.2012 | UK Universities & Education

Rare unpublished letters written by CS Lewis have been donated to a university in his native Belfast. The collection of 11 letters was found in an ...

Which Kids' Classic Do Today's Adults Most Love?

PA | Posted 31.08.2012 | Home

The adventures of Enid Blyton's Famous Five were the favourite childhood read of today's adults, according to a survey published today. The fast-mo...

Harry Potter and the Midnight of the Century

Tony Mckenna | Posted 22.04.2012 | Home
Tony Mckenna

Literature and art more generally, must in some way draw upon the historic in order to gain sustenance. And in a paradoxical way, children's literature is more capable of this than most.

Honours Controversies: Britain's Biggest Snubs

The Huffington Post UK | Tom Huxley | Posted 27.03.2012 | UK Politics

The government has officially released a list of 277 rebels who refused honours between the years 1951 and 1999. The names were released after an F...

Revealed: Why 'The Lord Of The Rings' Was Rejected By The Nobel Prize

Posted 06.03.2012 | Home

J. R. R. Tolkien may have won over millions of devoted fans across the globe with The Lord of the Rings, but to a small committee in Sweden known as t...