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The Grand Budapest Hotel

Updated: 27 Mar 2014

Set in a towering pink mansion situated somewhere in a dreamlike 1930s Alps, the film plays like a breakthrough.

Divergent

Updated: 27 Mar 2014

The first film adapted from Veronica Roth's dystopian book series arrives with a sludgy, gray-hued plop.

At Night We Walk in Circles by Daniel Alarcón

Updated: 12 Mar 2014

The story begins simply enough, but eventually weaves more into elements of life in an unstable region.

MaddAddam by Margaret Atwood

Updated: 12 Mar 2014

The third instalment in Atwood’s post-apocalyptic speculative-fiction trilogy.

The Circle by Dave Eggers

Updated: 12 Mar 2014

This dive into technology’s intrusive ubiquity is Eggers's ‘Brave New World’ or ‘1984’.

The Sound of Things Falling by Juan Gabriel Vásquez

Updated: 12 Mar 2014

Masterfully weaves together memories, cultural tides, and the causes grand and small behind human pain.

Turn Around Bright Eyes by Rob Sheffield

Updated: 12 Mar 2014

A love letter to the karaoke scene that gave Sheffield the strength to move on after his first wife’s death.

The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman

Updated: 12 Mar 2014

The romantic entanglements of Nate Piven, a young Brooklyn writer who has just sold his first novel.

Lorde 'Pure Heroine'

Updated: 12 Mar 2014

Lorde’s remarkably accomplished debut album will probably give her access to that world of gold teeth.

Icona Pop 'This is... Icona Pop'

Updated: 12 Mar 2014

‘I Love It’ is a brilliant pop single: instantly thrilling, totally distinctive and a little bit edgy.