Moby Dick

A Novel Idea: Beautiful Sculptures Made From Books

Posted 24.04.2013 | UK Entertainment

"I can never pass up an old book," Jodi Harvey-Brown tells us. "At this point I have hundreds of them." We were always taught that books, like musi...

Moby-Dick Celebrated With Google Doodle

The Huffington Post UK | Sam Parker | Posted 17.12.2012 | Home

Moby-Dick, the novel by Herman Melville considered one of the greatest in American literature, has be honoured with its own Google doodle. The desi...

A Bed Time Story From Cameron

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.12.2012 | Home

A reading by the Prime Minister that aims to introduce the 161-year-old novel Moby Dick to a new generation goes live to the world today. David Cam...

Forget 'Trainspotting' - The 10 Book Prequels We Really Want To Read

The Huffington Post UK | Alice E. Vincent | Posted 12.04.2012 | Home

If you're a bookworm, chances are you've spent days or weeks falling in love with a novel, only to wind up wishing you could know what happens next. B...

How a Rap About Herman Melville Brought Me to Nantucket

MC Lars | Posted 11.02.2012 | Home
MC Lars

Growing up, I had always felt like a cultural tourist in the world of hip-hop. I remember listening to Dr. Dre's Chronic album as a kid and marveling at how an adult like Dre could use words that I wasn't supposed to use around parents.

Sam Leith's Desert Island Books

Marissa Chen | Posted 30.12.2011 | Home
Marissa Chen

Sam Leith served as literary editor of the Daily Telegraph until 2008 and is the author of two award-winning books, Dead Pets and Sod's Law. His work has also appeared in - amongst other publications - the Evening Standard, The Guardian, and the Sunday Times. Leith's first novel, The Coincidence Engine was released in February.