Books and poetry

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Ten top beach reads

Forget the lovely view: you won't be able to take your eyes off our selection of 2013's best page-turners

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The author of ‘Kill Your Friends’ and the new ‘Straight White Male’ reveals a love of dystopian classics

A killer’s guide to London

Author and scriptwriter Ben Aaronovitch delves into his fictional danger zones in the capital

Joe Hill

The famous-fathered horror novelist on un-sexifying vampires, Hannibal Lecter and latest book ‘NOS4R2’

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