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James Joyce’s long, difficult masterpiece has a fearsome reputation. To mark Bloomsday, Sarah Lynch took the challenge to read the whole thing in seven days.

For Fathers’ Day, David G Allan looks at the lessons that parents can take from Harper Lee’s classic novel, To Kill a Mockingbird.

For a special series of Talking Books from Hay Festival, Razia Iqbal interviews Norwegian writer, Karl Ove Knausgaard, a recent and surprise literary success.

Watch American pianist Emmanuel Ax and the Sydney Symphony Orchestra perform Beethoven’s Piano Concertos 1 and 2 from the Sydney Opera House.

Eight amazing pictures of the week, including a fantasy vision of Zambia’s space programme, foot selfies and a sculpture covered in chewing gum.

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