Monthly Archives: January 2016

MY NEW BOOK ANNOUNCEMENT! The History of Celebrity

Greetings! Depending on how you felt about my first book, I come bearing good/terrible news. Yes, the fine people at Weidenfeld & Nicolson have commissioned me to write a second history book, and this one is all about… *drum roll* …The history of celebrity! Yes, given the huge pervasiveness of celebrity culture in the modern…

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A MILLION YEARS IN A DAY: COMING TO AMERICA, JUNE 2016

THE BRITISH ARE COMING! THE BRITISH ARE COMING! Well, ok, it’s just me. And I’m actually half-French… But anyway, it gives me enormous pleasure to announce that A MILLION YEARS IN A DAY will be published in the USA on the 21st June 2016 by Thomas Dunne Books! To pre-order your copy of the newly updated…

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