Books

What on earth is mudlarking all about?

Author Ted Sandling is hooked on searching for history along the Thames foreshore

MUST DO: Julian Barnes at Dulwich Books

One of the UK's most revered living authors is coming to SE21 next week

A local’s shopping guide to Bellenden Road, Peckham

In which SE15 resident Emma McCarthy offers up an extract from her new book ...

London’s north-south divide

The unstoppable evolution of the South Bank - and its position looking north - ...

On Elephant and Castle

London’s sprawling language banquet is reduced to a stock here: noodle bars and buffet ...

‘I fell in love with the Old Kent Road’: an interview with Meg Rosoff

A six-figure literary prize, millions of sales, a newly-bought loft apartment: what more could ...

The fascinating history of Battersea Power Station

In an extract from their new book, husband and wife team Annie & Steve ...

MUST DO: Brixton BookJam

Hear 12 writers read from their latest work at south London’s hottest literary event

Interview: Laura Barnett, author Versions of Us

The debut novelist and south Londoner on her love for Gipsy Hill, Dulwich and ...

Why I set my novel in south London – by Louise Candlish

'The key is the mix of people: the originals, the wealthy 'entitleds' and a ...