The division of rewards between capital and labour seems to be growing ever-more skewed.
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.
Sarah Ditum enjoys Michelle Tea’s latest anarchic autofiction, Black Wave.