The former Smiths frontman will begin recording in France next month
The singer revealed he was midway through writing his first novel
The retired spin bowler appeared to be taking a swipe at the team he leaves behind in Australia
Many may have written off the personal letter as a dying art, but two surprise best-sellers are rekindling the nation's love affair with handwritten notes this Christmas.
Syd Field was a highly sought-after screenwriting teacher, renowned as a guru of the art of the screenplay. Of his eight books on the subject, the first, Screenplay: the Foundations of Screenwriting, is considered the bible of the art. He popularised the classic three-act paradigm, identifying important plot points and formulating a structure which not only reflected many existing films but which allowed writers to structure their own scripts. That he was never much in demand as a screenwriter himself throws an ironic sidelight on his career.
Lines about the singer's relationship with Jake Owen Walters have been cut
Bernadine Bishop leads posthumously with 'Unexpected Lessons in Love'
The former director of football has revealed he expected to stay at White Hart Lane for life
Former Manchester United No 2 brought in to work with struggling manager Martin Jol
The former Manchester United manager was critical of the new Republic of Ireland assistant in his autobiography
The former Manchester United boss is enjoying record-breaking book sales
Long-awaited memoir is short on details of his estimable career as a manager
Jose Bosingwa has responded to his former manager Harry Redknapp's criticisms of him by claiming the veteran coach is "confused" and accusing him of "thinking he is Alex Ferguson".
Redknapp has been heavily critical of the former QPR defender
The creator of Absolutely Fabulous is sick of the Corporation's red tape