Michelle Paver

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Cultural prescription: film, books, plays and more to help you embrace autumn
From A Midsummer Night’s Dream to When Harry Met Sally, Guardian critics suggest comforting culture for the changing seasons

Peter Bradshaw, Tim Ashley, Adrian Searle, Alison Flood and Arifa Akbar

04, Oct, 2021 @9:00 AM

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The best books about islands, from Wide Sargasso Sea to Dark Matter
Author Kiran Millwood Hargrave picks her favourites, including Monique Roffey’s fabulist Caribbean and Madeline Miller’s witch banished by Zeus

Kiran Millwood Hargrave

23, Aug, 2021 @8:00 AM

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Michelle Paver: Alaska's ice cave left me fizzing with ideas
The children’s author remembers an exhilarating hike to a glacier north of Juneau as research for one of her Wolf Brother books

Michelle Paver

20, Dec, 2020 @6:50 AM

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Ice caves, orcas and eating blubber: how Michelle Paver returned to the stone age
A decade after finishing the Chronicles of Ancient Darkness, the author is continuing her bestselling series – and explains how she found it again

Alison Flood

07, Apr, 2020 @1:46 PM

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Fiction for older children reviews: from sleuths to woolly mammoths
Gripping yarns spring from a submerged city, desperate street life and the jungles of Sri Lanka

Kitty Empire

10, Mar, 2020 @9:00 AM

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Top 10 ghost stories
From Toni Morrison’s desolate tale of slavery’s legacy to Alice Sebold’s vision of heaven, Louise Doughty selects the best books that defy disbelief

Louise Doughty

28, Aug, 2019 @11:06 AM

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Thin Air by Michelle Paver review – Touching the Void meets Jack London
Michelle Paver’s tale of strange goings-on during a 1930s Himalayan expedition would chill the bravest heart

Amanda Craig

20, Nov, 2016 @9:00 AM

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The Travelling Bag by Susan Hill and Thin Air by Michelle Paver review – uncanny ghost stories
A new collection by the author of The Woman in Black locates the horrific in the everyday. Plus, an elemental tale that takes terror to new heights

Andrew Michael Hurley

29, Oct, 2016 @10:00 AM

Chronicles of Ancient Darkness by Michelle Paver - review
A17: ‘This collection of historical fantasy and adventure books are some of the best I’ve ever read’


23, Jun, 2015 @11:00 AM

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How the subconscious mind shapes creative writing
Authors who improvise, like John Boyne, and those who meticulously pre-plan like Michelle Paver, all seem to benefit from thoughts they don’t know they’re having

Charlotte Seager

07, Apr, 2015 @10:45 AM

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My inspiration: Michelle Paver on Odin and Odysseus
The author of Wolf Brother and the Gods and Warriors series tells us how the Greek and Viking myths she read as a child lodged deep in her brain and have been creeping out into her writing ever since

Michelle Paver

23, Sep, 2014 @9:46 AM

The Outsiders: Gods and Warriors by Michelle Paver - review

Kung fu kitty: 'Each chapter is filled with energy and excitement'

Kung fu kitty

09, Apr, 2014 @11:00 AM

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