Category Archives: Books

The Rules of Hollywood (and Style) According to David Niven

“The Moon’s a Balloon”, by David Niven, the classic Hollywood memoir. Read More

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Stepping into the World of Astrid Lindgren

After having recently experienced Junibacken, the entire family has a new favourite book to look forward to every evening: Emil i Lönneberga. Read More

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Two Writers and An Actor Write about Hollywood

James Baldwin, Zadie Smith and Sidney Poitier write with insight and knowledge about movies. Read More

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A Son’s Love Letter to His Mother

Franca: Chaos and Creation, Francesco Carrozzini’s documentary film about his mother, Franca Sozzani, is an intimate and emotional portrait of the legendary Vogue a Italia editor-in-chief, a moving mother-son story. Read More

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A Children’s Book I Bought for Myself

I honestly do not remember the last time I was so absorbed by an illustrated book (if I’ve ever been), except my first incursion into William Grill’s magical universes, The Wolves of Currumpaw. Read More

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