Adam Foulds’s last novel, The Quickening Maze, was a truly superb study in madness and early psychiatric methods, combining the intellectual and the visceral in often startling ways (few will forget his description of the “dismantling” of a deer). In this latest work, he retains that powerful blend and focuses on another kind of madness: the madness of war.
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Tuesday 27 August 2013
Pajtim Kasami expects new arrival to make a difference
Saturday 10 August 2013
One more victory would see them through to the final where Emirates Team New Zealand await
Friday 09 August 2013
Judge has expressed concerns over the warrant used in his arrest
Thursday 11 July 2013
The Uruguay international has also been a target for Chelsea this summer
Saturday 06 July 2013
Miccoli, and Cassano have – at various stages, and in varying degrees – seemed to absorb obsolete bulk
Tuesday 25 June 2013
Latest scandal to shake nation's sport turns focus on Juventus, Inter, AC Milan and Lazio
Sunday 23 June 2013
Tiny terrorists take the road to revolution
Wednesday 12 June 2013
A top mafia informer has told an Italian court that Cosa Nostra planned to use drone-type flying bombs to assassinate its enemies, two decades before the United States began firing them at the Taliban.
Monday 10 June 2013
An Austrian café’s decision to name its sandwiches after victims of Mafia murders has sparked a diplomatic incident between Vienna and Rome.
Saturday 04 May 2013
Published here, from a new collection, is ‘The Turret’ by the acclaimed author of ‘The Leopard’
Wednesday 13 March 2013
John Walsh offers some tips for next time
Tuesday 12 March 2013
Even the Mafia is not immune to the lingering recession, according to new reports that suggest a merciless spending review is causing serious discontent in Sicily’s Cosa Nostra.
Tuesday 26 February 2013
If these results do not shake Europe out of its apathy, then perhaps nothing will
Sunday 24 February 2013
After beating Barcelona in the Champions League last Wednesday, Milan's mood was tempered following a 1-1 draw with city neighbours Internazionale in a derby that was a tale of two sharply different halves.
Saturday 23 February 2013
Comments come days after report in Italian newspaper that claims a 'gay network' within the Vatican influenced pontiff's departure
Disgruntled RBS worker writes hilarious open letter to Russell Brand after anti-capitalist publicity stunt leaves him hungry
Nigel Farage defends Kerry Smith 'ch***y' comment: 'If you are going for a Chinese, what do you say you’re going for?'
Nigel Farage's approval rating hits 'record low' as popularity suffers in wake of Ukip sex scandal
Pakistan school attack live: Taliban kill at least 132 children in 'horrifying' massacre
Sony hack: Angelina Jolie branded 'seriously out of her mind' in further embarrassing leaked email saga
Panic Saturday: 13 million Britons spend £1.2bn – while 13 million others across the country live in poverty unable to afford food
- 1 Nigel Farage: Me vs Russell Brand on Question Time – he's got the chest hair but where are his ideas?
- 2 Harry Potter fans can apply to the Hogwarts-inspired College of Wizardry
- 3 Jessica Chambers: 19-year-old woman 'doused with lighter fluid and burned alive' in the US
- 4 Russell Brand calls Nigel Farage 'poundshop Enoch Powell' in BBC Question Time debate
- 5 Orange Wednesdays are no more