While there's also an enticing music memoir by Elton John this month, I'm looking forward to this one even more-but then "Hanging on the Telephone" by Blondie was the first single I ever bought. Harry invites us into the "complexity of who she is" and how her life and career have played out over the past seven decades. "Upending the standard music memoir, with a cutting-edge style keeping with the distinctive qualities of her multidisciplined artistry", it includes an introduction by Chris Stein, rare personal photos, original illustrations and more. "The text is incredible," HarperCollins tells me.
Dopeworld: Adventures in Drug Lands
"To its credit, Dopeworld is nothing if not ambitious. Vorobyov states as much himself, describing it bombastically as ‘true crime, gonzo, social, historical memoir meets fucked up travel book’. That is a lot to cram in. If sometimes he drops the ball (the..."
— The Spectator