Tony White’s The Fountain in the Forest Crossword Competition

Tony White’s The Fountain in the Forest Crossword Inspired by the experiments of Georges Perec and Oulipo, Tony White wrote The Fountain in the Forest using a literary technique known as ‘mandated vocabulary’, where the words used to create the work are predetermined in some way. In this case, each chapter was written using all…

A Life in Crime

Recorded in the summer of 2009, during Faber’s 80th year, it felt especially appropriate to be talking to an author whose association with the company went back over half of that time. P. D. James’s debut novel Cover Her Face was published in 1962, and many more novels followed – thirteen of them featuring the…