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Lucy Mangan on The Twits

In celebration of their 35th anniversary, guest blogger Lucy Mangan shares her love for the glorious grotesquerie that is Roald Dahl’s dastardly pair The Twits.

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Jamie's Food Tube: Pasta Book

50 easy and delicious pasta recipes for all seasons by Jamie Oliver’s Italian mentor Gennaro Contaldo.

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The Pumpkin Eater

Penelope Mortimer's semi-autobiographical novel depicting a married woman's breakdown in 1960s London.

"I had that familiar conviction that life was beginning over again with the summer."

F. Scott Fitzgerald