Gareth Hutchens

Gareth Hutchens

Prankster finds his ethical side

Gareth Hutchens John Safran's book is everywhere at the moment. It stares at you from airport bookshops. It sits in the hands of bus passengers. It's piled in bookshop windows. But don't let those things put you off.

Safran uncovers intriguing story

Reviewer: GARETH HUTCHENS By the time you finish John Safran's book, you wished it was longer.

Literary heavyweights make for fascinating pen pals

Andrew Dyson colour cartoon.

Reviewed by Gareth Hutchens It is hard to fault the epistolary form when it is used by writers like these.

Here and Now: Letters 2008-2011

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Reviewed by Gareth Hutchens The exchanges between novelist J. M. Coetzee and playwright Paul Auster are brilliant.

Strings attached as guitar store goes under

Steve Jackson

Gareth Hutchens JACKSONS RARE GUITARS sold instruments to the stars: George Harrison, Metallica, Slash and Keith Urban.

Death and the meaning of life

Christopher Hitchens

Review by Gareth Hutchens Unable to speak, the dying author found voice with his final poignant writings.

On not going gently

Mortality by Christopher Hitchens.

Gareth Hutchens One can think of Mortality as Christopher Hitchens' attempt in prose to come to terms with his curtailed life.