William Shakespeare died 1616 aged 52. His surviving works consist of 38 plays and 154 sonnets. Interestingly the stone slab covering his grave is inscribed with a curse against moving his bones. Read about Shakespeare's Life
Read the opening extract of the brand new John Harvey book before its publication on 22/05/2014
Gordon Bowker - Author
Gordon Bowker is the acclaimed author of a biography of Malcolm Lowry (author of UNDER THE VOLCANO), entitled PURSUED BY FURIES and an excellent biography of George Orwell. He lives in Notting Hill, London.
Featured Books, with extracts, by Gordon Bowker
James Joyce : A Biography Gordon Bowker
Inspiring, learned and readable this is the long-awaited, comprehensive biography of the great Irish author James Joyce, who died 70 years ago and who wrote the outstanding novels Ulysses and Finnegans Wake. Format: Paperback - Released: 01/03/2012