Mark Haddon

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Name: Mark Haddon
First reported Jul 12 2014 - Updated Jul 12 2014 - 1 reports

Now, it’s the god of small things

After more than 40 years of unchallenged supremacy, is the Man Booker Prize, the so-called "Oscar" of the publishing world, in danger of being overthrown? Toppled or not, the buzz is not good. For the first time since its inception in the 1969, the Booker ... [Published The Hindu - Jul 12 2014]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 1 reports

Video: English novelist Mark Haddon reads his letter to an unknown soldier

The author is the latest high-profile figure to write to an unknown soldier, he joins Joanna Lumley and Stephen Fry as we celebrate a century since WW1[embedded content]The British author, famous for his novel The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time ... [Published Mirror.co.uk - Jul 10 2014]
First reported Jul 09 2014 - Updated Jul 09 2014 - 1 reports

There’s life in the old dog yet

Those not glued to Brazil’s crushing World Cup defeat last night were out in force at the Gielgud Theatre to celebrate the re-opening of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, which had to close six months ago after the Apollo Theatre ceiling ... [Published London Evening Standard - Jul 09 2014]
First reported Jul 08 2014 - Updated Jul 08 2014 - 1 reports

Bristol pupil receives surprise letter from bestselling author after drawing comic strip biography

Ella Rehin with her comic strip biography of author Mark HaddonComments (0)A Bristol schoolgirl who drew a comic strip about her favourite book was stunned after receiving a surprise letter – from its author.Ella Rehin, who lives in Montpelier, sketched ... [Published Bristol Post - Jul 08 2014]
First reported Jul 04 2014 - Updated Jul 04 2014 - 1 reports

WEEKEND PLANNER: 5-6 July

WE have got you sorted when it comes to what is happening in the Hunter this weekend.TAKE NOTEDozens of professional bull riders will descend on the Newcastle Entertainment Centre to fight for the championship belt in the Brendon Clark invitational on ... [Published Newcastle Herald - Jul 04 2014]
First reported Jul 03 2014 - Updated Jul 03 2014 - 1 reports

Brighten your weekend with some dark humour

DELHIArtLuxury on your table: Bespoke glass sculptures signed by artist Amanda Brisbane, dinner sets with 22 carat gold trimmings crafted by Germany-based Falken Porzellan, ceramic sets by William Edwards who has been commissioned in the past by the royalty ... [Published Business Standard India - Jul 03 2014]
First reported Jun 27 2014 - Updated Jun 27 2014 - 1 reports

‘Fizz Boom READ’ Continues

Have you registered for the Yankton Community Library's summer reading program yet? If not, you still have time as our program runs throughout the month of July. Activities and reading plans are available for preschool children through adults. Every day ... [Published Press and Dakotan - Jun 27 2014]
First reported Jun 26 2014 - Updated Jun 26 2014 - 1 reports

JLF's dazzling line-up

And from the desk of William Dalrymple, self-styled goatherd and celebrated historian, novelist, traveller and possessor of a promising new growth on his chin: the much awaited line-up for the Jaipur Literature Festival to be held from January 21-25, ... [Published Mid Day - Jun 26 2014]
First reported Jun 26 2014 - Updated Jun 26 2014 - 1 reports

See 'Curious Incident' live from London

The Bradford County Regional Arts Council’s National Theatre Live series continues with “The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time,” based on the bestselling novel by Mark Haddon and adapted for the stage by Simon Stephens.Christopher, 15 years ... [Published Star-Gazette - Jun 26 2014]
First reported Jun 25 2014 - Updated Jun 25 2014 - 1 reports

Photo Flash: First Look at West End Return of THE CURIOUS INCIDENT OF THE DOG IN THE NIGHT-TIME

The National Theatre's multi-award winning production of The Curious Incident of the Dog In The Night-Time has returned to the West End with a new company at the Gielgud Theatre. Press night is on 8 July, with the production currently booking at its new ... [Published Broadway World - Jun 25 2014]
First reported May 17 2014 - Updated May 17 2014 - 1 reports

Boom by Mark Haddon - review

This was a really good book by Mark Haddon and I found it very different to other adventure books. It could have been imagined in lots of different ways. This book was about a 12 year old boy who has a friend. But the boy's 16 year old sister lies to ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - May 17 2014]
Entities: Mark Haddon, Violence
First reported May 05 2014 - Updated May 05 2014 - 1 reports

2014 O. Henry Prize Winners

Established in 1919, the prize is intended to “strengthen the art of the short story and to stimulate younger authors.”The 2014 O. Henry Prize winners:Allison Alsup, “Old Houses” (New Orleans Review)Chanelle Benz, “West of the Known” (The American Re ... [Published PublishersWeekly.com - May 05 2014]
Entities: O. Henry, Review, Tin

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Now, it’s the god of small things [Published The Hindu - Jul 12 2014]
Video: English novelist Mark Haddon reads his l... [Published Mirror.co.uk - Jul 10 2014]
There’s life in the old dog yet [Published London Evening Standard - Jul 09 2014]
The National Theatre could – and should – survi... [Published The Coffee House | Politics and News Discussion ... - Jul 09 2014]
Bristol pupil receives surprise letter from bes... [Published Bristol Post - Jul 08 2014]
WEEKEND PLANNER: 5-6 July [Published Newcastle Herald - Jul 04 2014]
Brighten your weekend with some dark humour [Published Business Standard India - Jul 03 2014]
‘Fizz Boom READ’ Continues [Published Press and Dakotan - Jun 27 2014]
JLF's dazzling line-up [Published Mid Day - Jun 26 2014]
See 'Curious Incident' live from London [Published Star-Gazette - Jun 26 2014]
Photo Flash: First Look at West End Return of T... [Published Broadway World - Jun 25 2014]
Boom by Mark Haddon - review [Published Guardian.co.uk - May 17 2014]
2014 O. Henry Prize Winners [Published PublishersWeekly.com - May 05 2014]
Win tickets to stage show [Published Retford Guardian - May 02 2014]
Why he writes [Published Prospero - The Economist - Apr 04 2014]
The Ban on Sending Books to Prisoners is Just P... [Published Iain Dale's Diary - Mar 26 2014]
Hugh Muir's diary: The Wolf has a howler on Today [Published Comment is free | guardian.co.uk - Mar 24 2014]
Don't stop prisoners receiving books, they're a... [Published Comment is free | guardian.co.uk - Mar 24 2014]
World of Words: Ruth Hawe on her writing [Published Worthing Today - Jan 30 2014]
London shock after collapse [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Dec 21 2013]
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Why he writes [Published Prospero - The Economist - Apr 04 2014]
SIMON STEPHENS is a British playwright, the cheery creator of an impressive roster of gritty dramas such as "Punk Rock", "Port" and "Wastwater". He is probably best known for his stage adaptation of a novel by Mark Haddon, “The Curious Incident of ...
The Ban on Sending Books to Prisoners is Just P... [Published Iain Dale's Diary - Mar 26 2014]
The decline of literature indicates the decline of a nation – Goethe I know I have developed a reputation for being as wet as a lettuce on prison reform, so no doubt what I am about to write will just burnish that reputation. When I heard that the ...
Hugh Muir's diary: The Wolf has a howler on Today [Published Comment is free | guardian.co.uk - Mar 24 2014]
Paul Wolfowitz, architect of the war in Iraq, is put out when discussing Europe's response to Putin • A tricky Today programme cameo by former US deputy defence secretary Paul Wolfowitz. The champion neocon pitches up to chide Europe for failing to ...
Don't stop prisoners receiving books, they're a... [Published Comment is free | guardian.co.uk - Mar 24 2014]
Books should be the right of every person in this country – especially in prisons, where reading can turn lives around In the way of these things, the decision to ban all prisoners from receiving books to read was put through by the justice secretary, ...
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