Search results for tag: Atonement

The Greatest Love Story Ever Told – as voted by you

Happy Valentine’s Day to everyone from Booktopia. To celebrate we’ve been counting down the 50 Greatest Love Stories Ever Told, as voted by you. Don’t forget to scroll down to the bottom to see the huge sales and collections of books on love we have for you. But here it is. The 10 Greatest Love Stories Ever Told, as voted by you. 10. Gone with the Wind Margaret Mitchell’s epic novel... Read more

by | February 14, 2013

Top 5 Books for Downton Abbey Addicts by Sarah McDuling

I was supposed to be born in England some time in the late nineteenth century. I firmly believe that. Sadly, by virtue of a cosmic accident, I was born in Australia about a hundred years behind schedule. In hopes of rectifying this obvious mistake, I have written several strongly worded letters addressed to Fate and The Powers That Be. I am still anxiously awaiting a response. Another thing I’m... Read more

by | September 25, 2012

The essential Ian McEwan – from First Love, Last Rites to Solar

While Solar hurtles off shelves at bookstores around the world, it seems timely to revisit some of McEwan’s older books, the ones he wrote before he was a “Major English Novelist” and ones that bear discovering or rediscovering. As the author of 14 novels and short-story collections, there is a whole lot of McEwan to explore and much of it will surprise readers who “discovered” him through Ato... Read more

by | April 5, 2010