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An unforgettable trip

A new edition of the seminal work Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance is published this month to celebrate a quarter of a century in print.

Classic books for wanderlust

Duncan Minshull, editor of While Wandering: A Walking Companion chooses 6 of his favourite books about walks. From the cerebral wanderings of Kierkegaard, to Herzog's icy steps through Central Europe, to the Shropshire Powys borders in the company of Chatwin. Read more.

10 of the best Russain novels

'Art is a microscope which the artist fixes on the secrets of the soul, and shows to people these secrets which are common to all' Leo Tolstoy. We recommend 10 of the best Russian novels. Read here.