William Waldegrave’s wise, insightful book Three Circles into One is a wake-up call for so-called conservatives: if they lay waste to everything around them in the cause of Brexit, what then is there left to conserve? In a coded rebuke to Dominic Cummings, Waldegrave condemns today’s “foolish and fashionable doctrine of disruption”. For Waldegrave himself is the most conservation-minded of conservatives... Waldegrave estimates that the Brexit battle has been waged so far by the politicised classes – whether Brexiters and Remainers – but that a massive third group has yet to make its presence felt.
Calamity: The Many Lives of Calamity Jane
"as Karen Jones sets out dismayingly early in her book, the only things that the real-life ‘Calamity Jane’ can with confidence be said to have in common with her legend is that she wore trousers, swore like a navvy and was pissed all the time..."
— The Spectator