Young Adult

Things Not to Say to Cancer Patients

Kayla Redig | Posted 18.05.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Kayla Redig

Sometimes the best thing you can do for a cancer patient is to just be there. Listen. Put aside your own discomfort and sit in those hard moments with someone. You can't take away cancer, you can't cause a certain outcome, and you can't control this. The sooner you give up the impossible role of being able to fix things, the sooner you can help.

Book Covers: How Gender Is Not the Only Issue

Polly Courtney | Posted 22.07.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Polly Courtney

The real issue is that publishers make some terrible assumptions about what men and women like to read (or ought to read). In an attempt to capitalise on the dwindling 'mass market' they have carved the reading population up by demographic and crudely assumed that each 'segment' is a homogenous group with similar tastes.

Darren Shan's Zom-B Terror!

Scott De Buitléir | Posted 25.11.2012 | Home
Scott De Buitléir

Shan - real name Darren O'Shaughnessy - became a full-time writer at the age of 23, and has since sold over 20 million copies of his books worldwide, becoming bestsellers in the US, UK, Ireland and elsewhere.

EXCLUSIVE CLIP: Charlize Theron Is A Young, Unlikeable Adult

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 19.06.2012 | UK Entertainment

Charlize Theron, who has a habit of playing against her sun-kissed good looks and obviously appealing nature to convincing on-screen effect, has done ...

Harry's Finished... but Hollywood is Just Getting Started With YA Novels

Ben Falk | Posted 18.09.2011 | UK Entertainment
Ben Falk

The Harry Potter movie saga has come to a (lucrative) close, but the success of that child-friendly franchise sparked a rejuvenation in children's lit...