Hanya Yanagihara

Article image
Love beyond sex, money and property: a case for friendship
Reading novels about groups of friends can be an emotional lifeline in times of isolation – from pandemic lockdown to the aftermath of divorce

Lara Feigel

04, Jul, 2020 @9:00 AM

Article image
Would American Psycho be published today? How shocking books have changed with their readers
Do disturbing novels reflect an extreme reality or are they just titillation? Hanya Yanagihara, Leïla Slimani and others on why they set out to shock us

Leo Benedictus

02, May, 2019 @11:15 AM

Article image
Hanya Yanagihara: influential magazine editor by day, best-selling author by night
Influential magazine editor by day, best-selling author by night… It’s enough to make your head spin, but Hanya Yanagihara wouldn’t have it any other way. Emma Brockes meets her in New York

Emma Brockes

22, Apr, 2018 @7:00 AM

Article image
Hanya Yanagihara: ‘A book that made me cry? I haven’t cried since 1995’
The author of A Little Life on life-changing Philip Roth, her jealousy of Kazuo Ishiguro, and why Hilary Mantel’s earlier work is underrated

Hanya Yanagihara

02, Feb, 2018 @10:00 AM

Article image
Shelf life: novelist Hanya Yanagihara on living with 12,000 books
The A Little Life author opens the doors to her one-bedroom New York apartment

Megan Morton

12, Aug, 2017 @10:00 AM

Article image
Top 10 unlikely romantic heroes in fiction
From the disgusting appeal of Christian Grey to the neglected charms of Shakespeare’s Don Pedro, Jenny Colgan picks her favourite difficult dreamboats

Jenny Colgan

24, May, 2017 @9:12 AM

Article image
The age of anxiety: what does Granta’s best young authors list say about America?
The US is in crisis - what about its literature? Michelle Dean reports on the 2017 Granta list of writers under 40, which is as diverse as the country itself

Michelle Dean

26, Apr, 2017 @3:50 PM

Article image
Baileys prize goes to The Glorious Heresies by Lisa McInerney
Irish black comedy gets ‘110% support’ from jury led by Apprentice star Margaret Mountford to win £30,000 award for fiction by women

Alison Flood

08, Jun, 2016 @6:23 PM

Article image
Sydney writers' festival 2016 roundup: six things we learned
How did Kate Tempest respond to the Q&A furore? What are Crabb and Sales reading? What makes a good moderator? Who is Jonathan Franzen, really?

Steph Harmon, Brigid Delaney, Monica Tan and Bridie Jabour

24, May, 2016 @4:53 AM

Article image
Writers' festival cheat sheet: how to bluff your way through the literary season
No one has time to read all the books, let alone all the things that are written about them. Here’s a handy guide so you don’t get caught off guard

Steph Harmon, Brigid Delaney, Emily Wilson, Gareth Hutchens, Gabrielle Jackson, Lucy Clark and Bridie Jabour

16, May, 2016 @5:25 AM

Article image
Debut novel The Loney wins book of the year at British Book Industry awards
Andrew Michael Hurley’s Lancashire-set gothic horror beats titles including Harper Lee’s Go Set a Watchman to the top prize

Alison Flood

09, May, 2016 @9:30 PM

Article image
Sydney writers' festival 2016 lineup: Gloria Steinem, Jonathan Franzen, Kate Tempest
The 2016 festival celebrates Italian novelist Elena Ferrante, and will feature award-winning poet Tempest and A Little Life author Hanya Yanagihara

Monica Tan

30, Mar, 2016 @11:00 PM

1 / 2 pages