Ben Myers

From Don Quixote to Alan Partridge, delusion lies at the heart of many lasting comic creations

Paul Ewen’s Francis Plug is the saviour of comic fiction

22 September 2018 9:00 am

Such was the perceived low standard of the 62 books recently submitted for the 2018 Wodehouse Prize for comic fiction,…

Vignettes of a bygone English childhood

4 August 2018 9:00 am

Across the fields from the medieval manor house of Toad Hall, and the accompanying 16th-century timber-frame apothecary’s house which Alan…