"This experimental novel narrated by a dog is clever, mature, entertaining and delightful..."
— Irish Times
5 out of 5
"by turns gripping and laugh-out-loud funny..."
— Daily Mail
A Different Drummer
William Melvin Kelley
"His work is long overdue a revival..."
— Financial Times
"Even in its tragic details, it is lyrical and playful, shaking and shimmering with energy..."
— The Guardian
"Davidson is one of those writers, like Raymond Chandler, who wrote proper literature that just also happened to be genre fiction..."
— The Independent
The Underground Railroad
"This is a shocking and imaginative story of slavery and suffering..."
— Evening Standard
The Great Believers
"a deeply affecting novel that is full of death, yet simultaneously spirited and hopeful..."
— The Observer
Magda Szabo, Len Rix
"Katalin Street’s effect on me was so extraordinary that at first I couldn’t decide what was most extraordinary about it..."
— The Daily Telegraph
Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine
"...one of the most unusual and thought-provoking heroines of recent contemporary fiction..."
The Restless Girls
Jessie Burton, Angela Barrett
"a wonderful, magic-realist feminist fantasy..."
— Book Trust
Beastie Boys Book
Michael Diamond, Adam Horovitz
"few books took a timelier Polaroid..."
"According to Shepherd, “pathology tells its own story”, and he shows this brilliantly..."
The Boy on the Shed
" Ferris’s memoir will endure beyond a convenient Christmas stocking filler..."
— The Times
4.93 out of 5
"...places Laura’s choices as a writer within the larger context of Americans’ self-deception when it comes to the pioneer life and its legacy..."
4.88 out of 5
What a Hazard a Letter Is
"sparkling... lively and well researched..."
— The Spectator
4.83 out of 5
No Place to Lay One's Head
"an illuminating depiction of wartime France and a gripping and affecting personal account of endurance and defiance..."
— The Economist
A Certain Idea of France
"This comprehensive biography offers a 3D portrait of a man who was arrogant and vain..."
4.81 out of 5
Adam Smith: What He Thought, and Why it Matters
"...a remarkable and intensely readable book..."
4.8 out of 5
At the Loch of the Green Corrie
"Consistently well-written, sometimes dazzlingly so, this book is difficult to slot into a genre..."
The Kremlin Letters
David Reynolds, Vladimir Pechatnov
"a fascinating and detailed narrative of the war’s decision-making..."
The Italian Teacher
"The Italian Teacher is often wickedly funny - Rachman has an eye for life's cruelty worthy of Waugh..."
Nana Kwame Adjei-Brenyah
"...so daring and mind-bending that you haven’t a clue where he’s going to take you...."
4.92 out of 5
The Dawn Watch
"This stylishly written biography presents Joseph Conrad as a frank and original interpreter of his times and a prophet of our own..."
"This finely detailed account of the human cost ends with a poignant anecdote of loss redeemed...."
4.82 out of 5
"Drawing on scores of first-hand accounts, Colin Grant (born in Britain of Jamaican parents) offers oral history at its finest..."
4.67 out of 5
The Cut Out Girl
Bart van Es
"moving history of WWII’s hidden children..."
The Spy and the Traitor
"Macintyre brings depth, perspective and storytelling panache..."
4.65 out of 5
Patrick Radden Keefe
"Patrick Radden Keefe trains a cold eye on an incendiary subject..."
— The New York Times
4.64 out of 5
These Truths: A History of the United States
Jill Lepore (The New Yorker)
"Do read her magnificent book, but just remember that it’s not the whole story..."
4.6 out of 5
The Clockwork Crow
"this wintry enchantment is suspenseful, resonant of folk tales and perfect to curl up with in the cold..."
— The Sunday Times
I Am the Seed That Grew the Tree
"...a beautifully illustrated collection of nature poems for children – one for every day of the year..."
The Lost Words
Robert Macfarlane, Jackie Morris
"This sumptuously illustrated book is a celebration of words from the natural world..."
The Hate U Give
"...a brilliant and fantastically told exploration of race in America - and of growing up, too..."
A Monster Calls
Patrick Ness, Siobhan Dowd
"A beautifully written and illustrated novel, it is highly recommended and will take you into another world...."
The Skylarks' War
"...this dense, beautifully unravelled family saga may be her best book yet...."
Armadillo and Hare
Jeremy Strong, Rebecca Bagley
"Bagley’s charismatic illustrations add character, movement, comedy and style..."
A First Book of the Sea
Nicola Davies, Emily Sutton
"a particularly delightful anthology of poems..."
The Colour of the Sun
"He is that rare thing - a writer of lucid, mature elegance, who can still see the world through adolescent eyes...."
4.85 out of 5
"a brilliant novel for our times..."
" as multi-stranded as a novel by Victor Hugo..."
4.79 out of 5
"This is a smart, sharp book that cuts to the heart of what it’s like to be a mother..."
4.75 out of 5
The Lost Man
"opens with an image so disturbing it lingers for days..."
Never Have I Ever
"Jackson raises the stakes again and again in this skilfully plotted novel..."
4.63 out of 5
"This is genuinely unputdownable..."
"expertise is clear throughout... his marriage of fact and fiction is masterly..."
"gut-wrenching twists and an engaging protagonist..."
— Daily Express
4.57 out of 5
A Treachery of Spies
"engrossing and ingenious..."
4.71 out of 5
"bleak but compelling..."
4.7 out of 5
Heaven, My Home
"magnificent... shines an unflinching light on an ugly side of contemporary America..."
"an epic and immersive read..."
"(a) nuanced meditation on race, roots and belonging..."
4.54 out of 5
"The result is inventive and deeply satisfying, especially to readers already familiar with the plot..."
4.5 out of 5
The New Iberia Blues
James Lee Burke (Author)
"Once again James Lee Burke has created a phantasmagoric fable..."
4.43 out of 5
Slow Motion Ghosts
"the book still has a distinctive and appealing flavour...."
4.4 out of 5
"a memoir that promises to linger with you like a literary earworm..."
This is Going to Hurt
" It is a truly laudable book, hilarious, moving and caustic. ..."
— The Scotsman
The Far Field
"luminous in outlining a young woman’s struggle..."
4.56 out of 5
How to Change Your Mind
"an often relentlessly sunny, affirmative writer..."
A Short History of Falling
"At every turn, [Hammond's] witty precision deepens the narrative’s impact. He did not choose his subject, MND chose him. He is a real writer and real writers have to write...."
4.44 out of 5
What Dementia Teaches Us About Love
"compelling, deeply felt book..."
— Times Literary Supplement
"Trevor’s admirers will return to them again and again..."
"Adam Mars-Jones is a logic‑chopping polymath whose writing sings with cleverness and wit, and yet there is something relentless about this book..."
4.33 out of 5
Who Killed My Father
"remarkable delicacy and understanding..."
4.29 out of 5
The Dutch House
"Patchett gracefully captures the strange, egotistical logic of childhood...."
— Literary Review
4.2 out of 5
The Silence of the Girls
"the vigour of her execution, will ensure that this novel is read for generations to come..."
The Sealwoman's Gift
"Magnusson takes us on a journey that not only crosses continents, but encompasses tragedy and rich sensuality..."
Frieda: The Original Lady Chatterley
"an engrossing portrait of DH Lawrence’s muse..."
"The novel in this new, uncensored version does constantly what the best journalism does..."
Blood and Sugar
"her knowledge is worn lightly and she brings the period splendidly to life in her horrible but irresistible portrayal of Deptford..."
The King’s Evil
"a novel filled with intrigue..."
4.25 out of 5
"A superbly told story...."
A Gentleman in Moscow
"This is a book to spark joy..."
4.17 out of 5
"A riveting chronicle of the Theranos saga..."
4.55 out of 5
Hans Rosling, Ola Rosling, Anna Rosling Ronnlund
"How a book offering a bright worldview became a surprise bestseller..."
"Her writing is excellent: precise, economical and accessible..."
The Great Romantic
"Hamilton’s book is a marvel..."
4.38 out of 5
"...(an) excellent account of the rise and fall of the bumptious entrepreneur..."
4.15 out of 5
Jodi Kantor, Megan Twohey
"Even though we know what happens, She Said reads like a thriller..."
4.13 out of 5
Fierce Bad Rabbits
"an enlightening, perceptive analysis..."
— The Sunday Telegraph
4 out of 5
"Bullough pithily anatomises the offshore economy that affects us all, whether we realise it or not...."
"her book is important, and not only for the sound advice it offers to those who may be going through something similar (it is a manual as much as a memoir)..."
Escape from Earth
"a true history of rocketry, espionage and sex cults..."
"A mathematician and advocate for technology challenges the influence of algorithms and calls for a better understanding of what we’re giving away ..."
4.41 out of 5
The Twittering Machine
"An unflinching look at our toxic relationship with grim yet compelling social media..."
"a rich and joyous book about a fascinating bird..."
Origins: How the Earth Made Us
"It is no mean feat to capture the essence of the human body and the history of medicine and modern clinical practice in a single volume, but Bryson manages it phenomenally well..."
Rose George (Y)
"a work of detailed journalism, covering what are essentially disparate and sometimes very complex subjects. ..."
— New Statesman
The Globotics Upheaval
"an engaging and informative book..."
The Book of Humans: The Story of How We Became Us
"Rutherford’s fascinating examples of unexpected traits we share with fellow creatures..."
Jamie Susskind (Barrister, Littleton Chambers)
"The tone of this book is as refreshing as the originality of insight...."
Time to Go
"Time to Go fairly pulses with life — and, strangely, disarming humour..."
"This is a well-researched, serious, empathetic, deeply human book...."
Berkmann's Cricketing Miscellany
"a hugely enjoyable compendium of cricketing stories..."
"Lara Prior-Palmer’s terrific account of entering the Mongol Derby on a whim..."
A Boy in the Water
"a compelling account..."
4.18 out of 5
Jeff Benedict, Armen Keteyian
"the most serious attempt ever made to get behind golf’s great enigma..."
"...mesmerising. He mimics the way we absorb news and current affairs through myriad sources..."
4.1 out of 5
Arlott, Swanton and the Soul of English Cricket
Stephen Fay, David Kynaston
"this engaging joint biography confirms that they were united by ‘a deep and thoughtful love of cricket and cricketers..."
Amateur: A True Story of What Makes a Man
Thomas Page McBee
"This rumble in the gender jungle is punchy, thought-provoking stuff,..."
3.88 out of 5
The Age of Football
"A high-energy survey of the politics and power brokers behind the world’s great populist sport..."
3.78 out of 5
Erebus: The Story of a Ship
"illuminated by flashes of gentle wit..."
4.31 out of 5
"Kathleen Jamie’s luminous new essays brim with sense and sensibility..."
4.3 out of 5
"it has a definite design – like that of a garden..."
— London Review of Books
4.26 out of 5
"A new account relates the rise of regional music scenes to the UK’s loss of heavy industry..."
A Month in Siena
"A Pulitzer-winning memoirist explores the life and art of Siena, as he comes to terms with the death of his Lybian father..."
Around the World in 80 Trains
" a rare rising star of the genre..."
The Way to the Sea
"a personal, enjoyable celebration of the Thames from source to sea..."
In My Mind's Eye
"Her travelling days may be over, but the grand dame of travel writing still offers novel perspectives on the world..."
3.83 out of 5
Mud and Stars
"her drily witty sentences snap like sushki, the crunchy sugared bread rings Russians eat with their coffee..."
3.82 out of 5
A Savage Dreamland
"both fascinating and troubling..."
3.8 out of 5
"It’s wonderful to hear the sound of Rooney’s voice on the page again..."
4.52 out of 5
Nine Perfect Strangers
"an astutely observed skewering of aspirational anxieties and the wellness industry..."
The Giver of Stars
"Misfit women rule in a beguiling tale of unlikely love..."
Reasons to Be Cheerful
"the pleasure of this novel is in the quirky characters, the effervescent writing and the comedy in just about every line..."
The Doll Factory
"a harrowing and a bewitching adventure..."
4.12 out of 5
"[a] breathtaking debut...."
"I adored this uplifting story about hope and love..."
What Happens Now?
"funny and beautifully written..."
"a devastating debut..."
Daisy Jones and the Six
Taylor Jenkins Reid
"t's as if a woman wrestled the narrative from Almost Famous, drenched it in sunshine, sex and tequila, then left it for us to read on a rainy Sunday..."
3.94 out of 5
Everything I Know About Love
"a shockingly intimate memoir from former sex columnist Dolly Alderton..."
A Field Guide to the English Clergy
Rev. The Revd Fergus Butler-Gallie
"a light-hearted rebuke to “the idol of earnestness” which blights large parts of the Church..."
"[a] sideways look at what happens when mathematics goes wrong..."
3.86 out of 5
My Sister, the Serial Killer
"a joyous stab against the patriarchy, as well as a suspenseful thriller..."
3.72 out of 5
The Rosie Result
"A brave, funny conclusion to an atypical trilogy..."
3.57 out of 5
"An entertaining polemic against the tech industry..."
3.33 out of 5
Diary of a Somebody
"a spoof too far..."
3.23 out of 5
Always Look on the Bright Side of Life
"perky, witty and charming,..."
3 out of 5
The Book of Baruch
Geoffrey Hill, Kenneth Haynes (Professor of Comparative Literature and Classics, Brown University)
"It is among his greatest work...."
Francis: A Life in Songs
"lyrical successes – and plenty of imaginative touches..."
The Penguin Book of the Prose Poem
"a wonderful alternative history of modern poetry..."
The Long Take
"a masterly work of art, exciting, colourful (and) fast-paced..."
4.19 out of 5
Vertigo and Ghost
"poems of lasting power..."
The Collected Poems of Bertolt Brecht
Bertolt Brecht, David Constantine, Tom Kuhn
"Where this volume breaks new ground in English is in conveying Brecht’s extraordinary poetic inventiveness...."
3.89 out of 5
"The new Oxford poetry professor draws on The Odyssey in her skilful collection..."
One Hundred Lyrics and a Poem
"Tennant’s precise Englishness requires something bolder to offset its simplicity: you miss fellow Pet Shop Boy Chris Lowe’s neon-lit synthesiser..."
The Letters of T S Eliot: Volume 8
T. S. Eliot
"this edition is utterly remarkable..."
3.63 out of 5
Running Upon the Wires
"This is a reminder of the poet Kate Tempest is – able, whenever she chooses, to soar above the conversational...."
3.4 out of 5
I Am Dynamite!
"The juicy soap-opera life of a great thinker..."
4.46 out of 5
How the World Thinks: A Global History o...
"A bold analysis reframes western philosophy in the light of the more mystical traditions of the east..."
4.14 out of 5
Kate Kirkpatrick (King's College London, UK)
"Kirkpatrick’s biography shows why we’ve much more to learn from Beauvoir than the tiresome bad faith involved in being a woman in a crassly gendered world...."
Lessons in Stoicism
"Sellars achieves the task he sets himself admirably. ..."
The New Enclosure
"(a) fine and valuable book..."
The History of Philosophy
A. C. Grayling
"Perhaps this book’s greatest value lies in its vigorous, if largely implicit, defence of secular rationality...."
Maoism: A Global History
"The global influence of Maoism, from 1970s Zimbabwe to 1990s Peru...."
3.91 out of 5
Roger Eatwell, Matthew Goodwin
"They do a good job of demolishing lazy stereotypes about Trump and Brexit supporters being almost exclusively white and old..."
3.67 out of 5
The Science of Fate
"each chapter could be expanded into a book..."
"David G Blanchflower's diagnosis of new labour market ills is insightful but hard work in places..."
What's Your Type | Merve Emre
"The partnership behind a ubiquitous test..."
4.42 out of 5
"Capitalism is the villain in this near-future tale set on a surrogacy facility for the super-rich..."
3.93 out of 5
Blueprint: How DNA Makes Us Who We Are
"enthusiasm sometimes gets the better of him: the book glosses over too many of the weaknesses of human behaviour genetics..."
The Science of Storytelling
"The mechanisms of narrative..."
Let Me Not Be Mad
A K Benjamin
When the Dogs Don't Bark
Professor Angela Gallop
"a fascinating memoir of a scientist’s career, but also the history of a field’s technological transformation..."
Doris Kearns Goodwin
"a more conventional appraisal of leadership, but a highly readable one..."
3.58 out of 5
The Gendered Brain
"A clever study into flawed research and gender-based misconceptions of the mind..."
3.55 out of 5
"Range takes us on an expansive tour. ..."
3.43 out of 5
"every sentence is a joy..."
Land of the Living
"vivid, illuminating and unbearably tense..."
4.07 out of 5
In the Full Light of the Sun
"Clare Clark’s sixth work of historical fiction, (is) as compelling as it is expansive..."
Whiskey When We're Dry
"the punch and intensity of the writing and the voice of Jessie are rather remarkable..."
"I disliked this on first read, then was absolutely blown away..."
3.96 out of 5
"awesome, awe-inspiring space opera..."
"clear-sighted view of a divided America ..."
3.5 out of 5
The Stone Sky
N. K. Jemisin
"It’s devastating. Poignant and personal and almost impossibly powerful......"
The Seven Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle
"an exuberant mash-up of an Agatha Christie-style murder mystery and time-travelling, body-swap science fiction..."
4.37 out of 5
"Raymond Chandler meets William Gibson..."
"the novel is one long caper..."
"The novel gathers momentum as it goes, and few readers will stop until they reach its final page..."
Machines Like Me
"a fictional mathematical discovery is placed in the past and its ripple effects are carried forward..."
"enjoyably nightmarish...compulsive reading..."
3.71 out of 5
"Two environmentally dystopian visions of a flooded earth..."
A History of the Bible
"A fascinating, wise exploration of the Bible’s evolution..."
4.27 out of 5
Living with the Gods: On Beliefs and Peoples
"more than coffee table aesthetics or even “mere anthropology”..."
4.23 out of 5
Noel Malcolm (Senior Research Fellow, All Souls College, Oxford)
"Malcolm is as subtle a historian as he is a capacious one..."
Angels: A Visible and Invisible History
"Stanford deserves praise for some wonderful art historical writing..."
Arabs: A 3,000-Year History of Peoples, ...
"how a people and religion were built on language..."
The Lost Art of Scripture
"Karen Armstrong argues that scriptures are not meant to be read as history..."
Kabbalah: Secrecy, Scandal and the Soul
"Harry Freedman tries his best to explain one of the world’s most esoteric traditions, but mystery, it transpires, is mysterious..."
How Democracies Die
Steven Levitsky, Daniel Ziblatt
"This is a provocative and readable book, but in the end it is also an unsatisfying one...."
It's Not About the Burqa
"Mariam Khan has collected many young voices that passionately describe the multiple forces that form a sense of identity or its opposite..."
3.2 out of 5
Coal Black Mornings
"humble but idiosyncratic..."
The Classical Music Lover's Companion to...
"The sheer size of Robert Philip’s Companion is testament to the weight of his scholarship..."
To Throw Away Unopened
"...her incandescent midlife memoir, a menopausal battle cry ..."
How to be Invisible
"Her book... works magically, possibly because many of her lyrics are structured so strangely...."
A Fabulous Creation
"Hepworth has more insider knowledge and knows more rock anecdotes than any man alive..."
— The Herald
Professor Alan Walker
"a stunning achievement..."
4.09 out of 5
I Saw Eternity the Other Night: King’s...
Roger Daltrey: Thanks a lot Mr Kibblewhite
"vivid, atmospheric and funny..."
3.87 out of 5
Midnight in Chernobyl
"a gripping, miss-your-subway-stop read..."
"Two powerful books by low-paid women struggling to keep a roof over their heads illustrate the severity of Britain’s housing crisis..."
Never Home Alone
"Dunn’s description of what goes on in the rich ‘biofilm’ inside our showerheads is astonishing stuff..."
The Invisible Killer
"Faced with the loss of beloved landscapes, some passionate individuals have taken action at enormous cost and personal risk...."
"Lovelock’s rambling, maundering book indeed reads like the jottings of a trendy vicar..."
The Uninhabitable Earth: A Story of the Future
"an attempt to prepare us for what has in fact already happened..."
We Are the Weather
Jonathan Safran Foer
"...can veganism fix the climate? (Erm, no)..."
Who Owns England?
"sometimes leads to caricature..."
3.16 out of 5
The Priory of the Orange Tree
"the narrative builds like a tidal wave ..."
Black Leopard, Red Wolf
"reading it can often be a bit of a slog, to be frank..."
3.73 out of 5
"Fabulous elements are mixed with everyday life and references to Brexit in an intriguing mother-daughter story about origins..."
"Fforde keeps the puns and neologisms coming thick and fast..."
The Starless Sea
"Erin Morgenstern’s starry debut, The Night Circus, proves a hard act to follow..."
3.26 out of 5
Fire and Blood
George R. R. Martin
"if you enjoyed JRR Tolkien’s The Silmarillion, you’ll like this...."
2.81 out of 5
Catherynne M. Valente
"a frantic narrative...with in-jokes, pop-culture references and some pertinent observations about diversity and gender politics..."
Robbie Arnott (Author)
"A novel where special coffins are required to keep the dead from rising, and river gods vandalise jetskis could be irritating. But here the tricks pay off..."
Jaime Lee Moyer
"a genuinely new take on the Robin Hood tales..."
Andrew Michael Hurley
"Andrew Michael Hurley knows his shtick and he is sticking to it. ..."
"original and engrossing... brilliant..."
Mouthful of Birds
"her command of her material is scintillating..."
Last Ones Left Alive
"Zombies hunt for living flesh in an Ireland destroyed by ‘the Emergency’ … but does this debut bring anything new to the dystopian genre?..."
3.75 out of 5
"This novel is talky, smart, anarchic and quite sexy. You begin to linger on those three s’s when you speak the title aloud..."
3.56 out of 5
"the master of horror gets cuddly..."
3.29 out of 5
You Know You Want This
"Kristen Roupenian’s sharp, powerful and uncomfortable debut collection of stories..."
3.06 out of 5
Melmoth the Wanderer 1820: with an intro...
Charles Robert Maturin, Sarah Perry
"a novel which few can rival for complexity, cunning and horror. ..."
Things We Say in the Dark
"Some readers might find [the authorial interjections] jarring; to others, it might feel like authorial over-sharing. In the end though, I think Logan pulls it off...."
Dacre Stoker, J. D. Barker
"In its crafty structure and unhurried layering of dread, this addition to the canon is a brilliantly entertaining read, and offers a chilling response...."
Red and White
"It functions as both a memoir and a guide to Oz’s world of wine and, my God, he really can write..."
A Cheesemonger's History of The British Isles
"a welcome addition to the canon of food-centric histories..."
4.11 out of 5
A Half Baked Idea
"a gentle, lovely book..."
The Way We Eat Now
"Wilson writes with such clarity and grace that the chapters slip by like the courses of a delicious tasting menu..."
Pie Fidelity: In Defence of British Food
"he builds a picture not just of the grub itself but of the people who put themselves outside it..."
A Long and Messy Business
"'Leigh is a great chef who’s at home both on the page and in the kitchen'..."
Antoni in the Kitchen
"It all looks genuinely appealing and doable..."
— The Bookseller
Lunch at 10 Pomegranate Street
"I was left longing for more meat on the story, but the book is a wonderful celebration of multiculturalism..."
The 4 Pillar Plan
Dr. Rangan Chatterjee
"he reels off success stories with the enthusiasm and excitement of one who has seen the light. Upon reading the book, I felt I had too..."
"a wry and witty tour of intelligence and where it may take us..."
"very readable and hugely damaging..."
The Creativity Code
Marcus du Sautoy
"By the end of this elegantly conceived book, du Sautoy has subtly but fatally pricked the giant PR bubble of tech ‘AI’..."
"His arguments are compelling..."
3.25 out of 5
"The whistle-blower’s memoir is insightful, with a nice line in tech-inflected imagery...."
The End of Forgetting
"makes a great case for more cautious posting, and advocates for increasing pressure on the tech companies that hold our data..."
"(a) heartfelt and frequently devastating autobiography..."
'Broadsword Calling Danny Boy': On Where...
"a delightful celebration of a martial pop culture..."
"Juicier sex scenes, bloodier violence and racier dialogue being lapped up by cinema goers came to a shuddering end in 1934..."
"reveals her to be a defiant survivor, with an eye for scabrous detail..."
Beyond the Thirty-Nine Steps
"A redoubtable Scotsman of his time..."
"what we have here is Julie Andrews as her actual self, with barely a spoonful of sugar along the way..."
"Afterimages strikes a balance between consistency of thought and a willingness to adapt...."
How Does It Feel?
"witty, self-deprecating... entertaining..."
"...one of the best nonfiction reads of the year...."
Funny Man: Mel Brooks
The Secret Barrister
"this immensely impressive volume manages to make a subject that is bleak and dry utterly compelling...."
Red Card: FIFA and the Fall of the Most ...
"'Red Card, an account of the downfall of Fifa, reads like an FBI thriller — because that is exactly what it is.' ..."
Court Number One
"Does Grant add anything to these familiar tales? I think so: the perspective and sensibility of a 21st-century lawyer...."
Eve Was Shamed
"This new book feels like a rehash of the ideas of second-wave feminism, with an uncritical adoption of some 21st-century orthodoxies that are actively hostile towards it..."
Protest and Power
"Kogan tells this story with admirable even-handedness and plenty of revealing quotation..."
The Narrow Corridor
Daron Acemoglu, James A. Robinson
"In the context of our troubled times, it reads like a warning...."
In Your Defence: Stories of Life and Law
"Langford has reinvented a genre..."
Rather His Own Man: In Court With Tyrant...
Geoffrey Robertson, QC
"gravitas, grandstanding and gossipy insight..."
Men On Trial
"rethinking the history of gender and masculinity in Ireland..."
4.36 out of 5
Anna Mill, Luke Jones
"it certainly is a wild ride..."
Two Girls Down
"this flawless performance is captivating..."
" There is...real daring here, as well as empathy and imagination..."
King of King Court
"This affecting account of family life features dreams of monsters, classroom japes – and a father hooked on heroin..."
The Red Zone
Silvia Vecchini, Sualzo
"a restrained, poignant graphic novel..."
The Boy, The Mole, The Fox and The Horse
"Rusty Brown is a human document of rare richness..."
Time for Lights Out
" a beloved genius of storytelling and illustration..."
Modernists & Mavericks
"Gayford lucidly and entertainingly lays out their characters..."
Giovanni Bellini: The Art of Contemplation
New Year's Day is Black
"a bold and sobering work of art..."
Lee Krasner: A Biography
"How do we properly judge Lee Krasner’s art?..."
A Lesson in Art and Life
Hugh St Clair
"he original Bohemian Rhapsody of two art world hedonists..."