Newly uncovered Charles Dickens letters reveal his true inspiration for the cruel headmaster from Nicholas NicklebyLiterary News admin, , Literary News
Rare letters written in Charles Dickens’s own hand may reveal the true inspiration for Wackford Squeers, the cruel headmaster of Dotheboys Hall in Nicholas Nickleby.
Expedia has released a roundup of the most “literary-inspired” cities around the globe. The travel search engine says the list emerged from a recent survey it conducted which found that over 78 percent of respondents said that books have inspired their vacations.
The 17th annual Magnesia Litera Book Awards will be held next month. In honor of the 100th anniversary of the founding of the Czechoslovak Republic, the awards committee has published its picks for the 100 greatest Czech books from 1918-2016.