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My Life as a Bibliophile

From school prizes to writing his own novels, the author reflects on his lifelong bibliomania and explains why, despite e-readers and Amazon, he believes the physical book and bookshops will survive.
Jun 2012
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The Follies of Writer Worship

In many ways readers must be a severe disappointment to authors.

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The Revival

Mar 2004
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“Hitch, Did You Read My Novel?”

Julian Barnes remembers an excruciating conversation with Christopher Hitchens.

Dec 2011
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East Wind

May 2008
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The Limner

Jan 2009
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Complicity

Oct 2009