“Bawgeperson” fans will relish the sly choice of drink: “ginger ale” was rhyming slang for “jail”. Harvest Bells is full of such casually exact Betjemanisms — surely it’s time for a New Collected Poems?
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