Victor Hugo

Victor Hugo's 'Les Miserables' - An Appreciation

John Wight | Posted 09.07.2013 | UK Entertainment
John Wight

Modern literature suffers from the lack of an epic novel which encompasses and defines the times in which we live, containing as a result that elusive but necessary quality of timelessness necessary to accord it the status of the classic. Having just read Victor Hugo's magnificent Les Miserables, this lack of serious literature in and of our time is even more evident.

Planet Appetite: Tasty Walks in Guernsey, Channel Islands

Rupert Parker | Posted 30.03.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Rupert Parker

Spring comes early in the Channel Islands, since they're the most southerly part of the British Isles. It's the ideal time to explore Guernsey's network of excellent walks with over 24 miles of cliff trails. The scenery is constantly changing, whether it's the granite cliffs of the south and east or the sandy bays of the north.

FIRST LOOK: 'Les Miserables' Trailer - Can Anne Hathaway Sing?

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 30.07.2012 | UK Entertainment

Our first chance to have a look at the big screen adaptation of Cameron Mackintosh's Les Miserables has arrived. The first trailer has landed, wit...