Paul Mendez has written a novel exploring   sexuality, race and religion  in the UK across generations.

There is much to admire in Paul Mendez’ semi-autobiographical debut novel Rainbow Milk, a vibrant exploration of sexuality, race and religion set in t(...)

 Eimear McBride’s second novel The Lesser Bohemians traces a love affair between an 18-year-old drama student and an older actor in mid-90s London. Photograph: Eric Luke

Irish author Eimear McBride has been named as one of the winners of Britain’s oldest literary awards. McBride and Laura Cumming were announced Monda(...)