The Malta Independent 2 April 2020, Thursday

Books

What can I read next?

Tuesday, 24 March 2020, 09:57 Last update: about 9 days ago

If you are one of those who is viewing these days of quarantine an opportunity for you and your family to read more, read the following about the winning books of the National Book Prize...

A ‘monumental’ book

Tuesday, 24 March 2020, 09:38 Last update: about 9 days ago Noel Grima

This hefty and well-researched book is a welcome addition to Melitensia. It is a description of the many monuments in our squares and streets, in our churches and band clubs - that is in many...

Patrick Formosa’s Gozo!

Tuesday, 24 March 2020, 09:30 Last update: about 9 days ago

Further to my recent critique (TMI, 26 February) of Patrick Formosa's historical compilation of his native village of Għarb, I errantly and by sheer lapsus mentis, in my eagerness to render a...

‘Noti mal-fanal’

Tuesday, 24 March 2020, 09:30 Last update: about 9 days ago

The new syllabus for Maltese at Advanced level includes 20 poems by Oliver Friggieri contained in his anthology Mal-fanal hemm ħarstek tixgħel. Accordingly, Merlin Publishers' bestselling...

'Life Isn't Everything' toasts director Mike Nichols

Saturday, 21 March 2020, 07:42 Last update: about 12 days ago Associated Press

"Life isn't everything: Mike Nichols, as remembered by 103 of his closest friends," Henry Holt and Co., by Ash Carter and Sam Kashner The subtitle of "Life isn't everything," a captivating oral...

For 'Joy of Cooking' revision, editors mixed marriage, food

Monday, 9 March 2020, 10:56 Last update: about 24 days ago Associated Press

Imagine carefully testing several thousand recipes for a beloved cookbook. Then imagine coming up with 600 brand new ones. Now imagine doing all that in your home kitchen. Without a...

Tribute to Alfred Sant's literary gems

Thursday, 5 March 2020, 07:58 Last update: about 28 days ago

SKS Publishers will pay tribute to Alfred Sant’s literary gems during the Campus Book Festival 2020.  Sant’s literary works published by SKS La Bidu, La Tmiem 1599, Ġorġ...

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