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Books & Media brings you all the books that were reviewed in the press over the past week, where they were reviewed and when, plus our star rating reflecting the reviewers' opinions. We also show you extracts from the reviews, with links to the full reviews.
The books sections were largely occupied by Books of the Year features; but A PERMANENT MEMBER OF THE FAMILY by Rusell Banks (Clerkenwell Press), ACTORS ANONYMOUS by James Franco (Faber), and PRISCILLA by Nicholas Shakespeare Harvill Secker) all had three reviews.
Books & Media press page
Books of the year and other specials
The Irish Times best music books of 2013
In the Mail on Sunday, pub landlord Al Murray's passion for books
The Daily Telegraph Books of the Year
The Guardian Books of the Year
The Observer Books of the Year
The Mail on Sunday suggests book gifts for Christmas
In the Daily Express, Tony Benn's six favourite books
The Sunday Times Magazine presents the second in its Ultimate Cookbook series
To view all the books that were extracted, serialised and adapted for the press during the last week, go here.
On BBC1 on Tuesday (26 November), Imagine… Hitler, the Tiger and Me is a profile of children's author Judith Kerr, whose books include the Mog series and The Tiger Who Came to Tea.
Find all the tie-in books, the programmes they're on and the times you can see them here.
Radio 4's Book of the Week is Philip Short's MITTERRAND: A STUDY IN AMBIGUITY (Bodley Head).
For all of the radio tie-ins for the rest of this week and next, go here.
PHILOMENA, starring Judi Dench and Steve Coogan, is adapted from the book by Martin Sixsmith (tie-in from Pan).
For an overview of movie tie-in books for the next six months, go here.
Books and social networking
What are bloggers talking about this week? Updated weekly, our social networking page gives all the details about the books and authors being talked about on the internet.
For updates, go here.
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