She may not look it, but Wonder Woman is celebrating her 75th birthday this year.
Superman, killed off by DC Comics a few years ago, once again battles Doomsday in the pages of Action Comics.
Meet the LA-based undertaker bringing a fresh, natural, eco twist to the grim reaper.
Danyl McLauchlan shares his favourite books.
Historical fiction to escape into, and a rather implausible detective story.
World War II is in progress, in 1945 Germany collapses and three months later Japan surrenders, von Randow's family is directly affected.
Aspiring authors seeking inspiration need not look far during Hamilton Book Month.
A great Landfall collection and some salad inspiration.
A woman's amusing attempt (and failure) to be French.
The murder of Alexander Litvinenko marked the death of any hope of Russian democracy.
Will the real Patricia Highsmith please stand up?
Author David Icke thinks the moon is a hollow space station and the Queen is a giant reptile. And he's not afraid to say it.
Books and films to help readers prepare for writers' festivals.
Graeme Tuckett goes in pilgrimage to the home of gonzo's finest, Hunter S Thompson
Wellington author inspired to write by her aunt
The genesis of the international courts, and a cartoonist's life story.
Sophie Hardcastle shares her favourite books.
The Iraqi dictator wrote a fantasy novel, and now English speakers are getting to read it.
A fine fiction debut is marred by the author's fondness for tricksy language.
Bird brains? Yeah, right.