Governing from the Skies by Thomas Hippler examines the changing role of aerial bombing.
This Is Memorial Device vividly recalls the teen years of the post-punk generation. I'm just not sure I wanted to remember.
New books from Elif Shafak, Rory MacLean and Howard Jacobson.
Kapka Kassabova’s Border: a Journey to the Edge of Europe is a timely, powerful story of immigration, friendship and travel.
Whether it's Simon Baron-Cohen on female brains to Richard Dawkins patronising feminists, I'm glad I read (and hated) these books.
In A Really Good Day, Ayelet Waldman tells her story of self-medicating with LSD.
The strange creatures of Kafka’s posthumous collection The Burrow.
As Philip Pullman announces The Book of Dust, another trilogy set in the His Dark Materials worlds, find out what animal your daemon would be.
John Burnside as a poet and novelist.
Simon Winchester on Julian Glover’s Man of Iron – a biography of the great engineer Thomas Telford.
The best course of action in these times? Read old books for all the answers.
Across the political spectrum, the New Statesman introduces you to the personalities who shape our world. Where else would you find Jeremy Corbyn, Tony Blair and Theresa May in the same place?