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Book Reviews: 13 September
OUT NOW RESISTANCE: Jews And Christians Who Defied The Nazi Terror by Nechama Tec (Oxford University Press, £17.99; offer price, £14.99) Holocaust scholar Nechama Tec attempts to shatter the myth surrounding Jewish passivity in the face of Nazi...
Book Reviews: 20 September
OUT NOW ANYONE WHO HAD A HEART: MY LIFE IN MUSIC by Burt Bacharach with Robert Greenfield (Atlantic Books, £20; offer price, £16) In this commendably frank memoir, sophisticated pop maestro Burt Bacharach lays bare his failings as a husband and father....
Book Reviews: 4 October
OUT NOW WE NEED NEW NAMES by NoViolet Bulawayo (Chatto & Windus, £14.99; offer price, £12.99) Opening in Zimbabwe, NoViolet Bulawayo’s Bookershortlisted debut focuses on 10yearold Darling. Brought up in a tinshack shanty town, Darling dreams of...
Book Reviews: 11 October
OUT NOW THE OUTCASTS by KATHLEEN KENT (Headline Review, £13.99; offer price, £11.99) This Western-cumpsychological thriller features an epileptic prostitute with a talent for maths, a horsetaming Texas Ranger with non-violent leanings, plenty of...
Book Reviews: 18 October
OUT NOW ELIZABETH OF THE GERMAN GARDEN: A BIOGRAPHY OF ELIZABETH VON ARNIM by Jennifer Walker (Book Guild, £20; offer price, £16) Elizabeth von Arnim, born Mary Beauchamp, is one of the forgotten fi gures of 20th-century women’s fiction, despite her...
Book Reviews: 25 October
OUT NOW THE LOVE OBJECT by Edna O’Brien (Faber & Faber, £20; offer price, £16) Often referred to as the doyenne of short-story writing, acclaimed Irish author Edna O’Brien captivates us in this collection, which spans her 50-year career. Intricately...
Book Reviews: 1 November
OUT NOW TO THE LETTER: A JOURNEY THROUGH A VANISHING WORLD by Simon Garfield (Canongate Books, £16.99; offer price, £13.59) With letter-writing in decline, Garfield has produced a well-timed, engrossing study of epistolary art through the ages. His...
Book Reviews: 8 November
OUT NOW FRIENDSHIP by AC Grayling (Yale University Press, £12.99; offer price, £10.99) For the past century, Western culture has held romantic love as the gold standard for human relationships. More recently, our obsession with parenting has come to...
Book Reviews: 15 November
GIFT IDEAS For her BUTTERFLIES IN NOVEMBER by Auður Ava Olafsdóttir (Pushkin Press, £12.99; offer price, £11.69) Olafsdóttir’s narrator takes on the challenge of a lifetime when, on the same day her husband leaves her for his pregnant mistress, she is...
Book Reviews: 22 November
OUT NOW THE MITFORD GIRLS’ GUIDE TO LIFE by Lyndsy Spence (The History Press, £12.99; offer price, £11.69) If, when faced with life’s dilemmas, you often ask yourself ‘What would Debo do?’, this is the book you’ve been waiting for. If not, the...
Book Reviews: 29 November
OUT NOW PRISCILLA: THE HIDDEN LIFE OF AN ENGLISHWOMAN IN WARTIME FRANCE by Nicholas Shakespeare (Harvill Secker, £18.99; offer price, £14.99) As a boy, Nicholas Shakespeare was fascinated by his beautiful and mysterious half-aunt Priscilla, who was...
Book Reviews: 6 December
OUT NOW LOVE, NINA by Nina Stibbe (Viking, £12.99; offer price, £10.99) One of the perils of the festive season is the round robin – a tedious account of family goings-on. This book is the perfect antidote: Stibbe’s domestic despatches couldn’t be more...
Book Reviews: 3 January
OUT NOW THE QUEEN OF FOUR KINGDOMS by HRH Princess Michael of Kent (Constable, £18.99; offer price, £17.09) Princess Michael’s first novel draws on her knowledge of European history, reimagining the life of 15th-century royal, Yolande of Aragon....
Book Reviews: 17 January
OUT NOW NELSON, NAVY & NATION: THE ROYAL NAVY AND THE BRITISH PEOPLE, 1688-1815 , edited by Quintin Colville and James Davey (Conway, £20; offer price, £17) Accompanying the National Maritime Museum’s new gallery of 18th-century naval life, this book...
Book Reviews: 24 January
OUT NOW ELIZABETH OF YORK by Alison Weir (Random House, £20; offer price, £15.95) This biography of Edward IV’s daughter neatly bridges Alison Weir’s previous books on the Plantagenets and Tudors. Elizabeth went from princess to refugee twice, before...
Book Reviews: 31 January
OUT NOW FLAPPERS by Pamela Horn (Amberley, £9.99; offer price, £12.34) Last year’s release of a new Great Gatsby film adaptation, coupled with the success of Downton Abbey on the small screen, has seen a rise in popularity for all things 1920s. But...
Book Reviews: 7 February
OUT NOW MEMOIRS OF A MOTHERINLAW by George R Sims (Alma Classics, £9.99; offer price, £9.49) This rediscovered classic is a satirical gem worth savouring. Penned in 1892, it paints a hilarious picture of Victorian social mores and attitudes. Assuming...
Book Reviews: 14 February
OUT NOW THE LIBRARY OF UNREQUITED LOVE by Sophie Divry, translated by Siân Reynolds (MacLehose Press, £6.99; offer price, £6.64) A buttoned-up French librarian turns up to work one morning to find a reader asleep in the basement, having been...
Book Reviews: 21 February
OUT NOW THE FOLLOWING GIRLS by Louise Levene (Bloomsbury Circus, £16.99; offer price, £13.99) Levene’s new novel has all the authenticity of a memoir, with her seemless knack for drawing characters that fully inhabit their historical setting. This is...
Book Reviews: 28 February
OUT NOW LOVE LETTERS: 2000 YEARS OF ROMANCE, edited by Andrea Clarke (The British Library, £12.95; offer price, £11.65) A handwritten love letter is a rare luxury today. Drawing on The British Library’s archives, Clarke’s selection ranges from...

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