Wolf Hall

Article image
Hilary Mantel tells a great tale but ruined abbeys tell a different one, says expert
Final part of Wolf Hall, now on the West End stage, is under fire from English Heritage for its ‘Tudor bias’ in charting history

Julian Coman

24, Oct, 2021 @6:00 AM

Article image
Hilary Mantel on staging The Mirror and the Light: ‘I should have been doing this all my life’
As the third part of her Thomas Cromwell trilogy hits the stage, the writer talks about the perils of political powerplay, fleeing Brexit to Ireland and setting her next novel in more recent times

Mark Lawson

09, Sep, 2021 @5:00 AM

Article image
'I've been waiting years for this’: midnight queues as The Mirror & the Light finally hits shelves
After an eight-year gap and more pre-orders than Atwood, readers are excited to get hold of new Hilary Mantel book – even while knowing how it ends

Alison Flood

04, Mar, 2020 @11:50 PM

Article image
After Hilary Mantel’s Wolf Hall trilogy, which other historical figures deserve a fictional revision?
The long-running series in which readers answer other readers’ questions on subjects ranging from trivial flights of fancy to profound scientific and philosophical concepts

03, Mar, 2020 @12:30 PM

Article image
The Mirror and the Light by Hilary Mantel review – a shoo-in for the Booker prize
The final novel in Mantel’s Thomas Cromwell trilogy is, true to form, another masterpiece

Stephanie Merritt

01, Mar, 2020 @7:00 AM

Article image
Listen with Mantel... you won’t be disappointed | Kenan Malik
Let’s not be snobby about audiobooks – they can enrich the experience of great literature

Kenan Malik

01, Mar, 2020 @6:15 AM

Article image
The Mirror & the Light by Hilary Mantel review – Cromwell’s end
The long-awaited final part of the Booker-winning trilogy is a masterpiece that will keep yielding its riches

Alexandra Harris

24, Feb, 2020 @12:00 AM

Article image
Hilary Mantel: ‘I’ve got quite amused at people saying I have writer’s block. I’ve been like a factory!’
As the long-awaited final volume of her Thomas Cromwell trilogy is published, the twice Booker winner discusses her writing life and why she wants to write a play of her controversial Margaret Thatcher story

Alex Clark

22, Feb, 2020 @8:00 AM

Article image
Hilary Mantel: 'History is a process, not a locked box'
As her novel Wolf Hall is named the best of the century so far, the author looks back on the ‘long walk’ she has taken with Thomas Cromwell

Claire Armitstead

21, Sep, 2019 @7:00 AM

Article image
Hilary Mantel's The Mirror and the Light announced for 2020
After an eight-year wait, the final book in Mantel’s Booker-winning trilogy about Thomas Cromwell finally has a release date

Alison Flood

22, May, 2019 @11:08 AM

Article image
Remains of real Wolf Hall discovered by archaeologists
The Tudor home of the Seymour family, setting of Hilary Mantel’s books, has been discovered in the grounds of a later manor in Wiltshire

Guardian staff and agencies

03, Oct, 2018 @12:12 PM

Article image
Hilary Mantel says final Wolf Hall book likely to be delayed
Mantel says The Mirror and the Light – the sequel to Wolf Hall and Bring Up the Bodies – may not be published until 2019

Danuta Kean

05, Jul, 2017 @11:00 AM

1 / 9 pages