- Grandpa RL Stine goes goosebumps-free for The Little Shop of Monsters (Guardian).
- Misogyny is nothing new, but the use of the word is (The Economist).
- French journalists arrested for blackmailing Morocco’s King Mohammed VI with threats of a “compromising book” (Telegraph).
- Rule number one when writing sex scenes: don’t refer to his manhood as “Tiny Tim” (Guardian).
- Falling in and out of love with Jonathan Franzen, America’s favourite public moralist (Vulture).