Nick Clegg was so, so sorry, but what does that actually mean?
Remembering a historian who tried to keep historical change in the spotlight.
Kingsley Amis’s novel Lucky Jim has its origins in his intense and competitive friendship with Philip Larkin.
Labour wants to be a party of radicalism and conservatism. But will it all cohere?
The Chancellor will be forced to face facts in his autumn statement — there’s no other way of plugging the £190bn hole in his Budget than chasing after “plan B”.
Serious literary debate is what makes the prize worth having.
Extreme Metaphors: Interviews with J G Ballard, 1967-2008 - review.
Felicity Cloake's food column.
Will Self's "Real Meals" column.
An amusing thriller sequel that uses the oldest tricks in the book.
A heartfelt plea from the driver’s seat of a New York cab.
A brilliant biopic of Kenny Everett reveals the form’s richness.
The Victorian City: Everyday Life in Dickens’s London - review.
The Eagle Unbowed: Poland and the Poles in the Second World War - review.
From Germany to Germany: Diary, 1990 - review.
The City of Abraham: History Myth and Memory – a Journey Through Hebron - review.
Bad Pharma: How drug companies mislead doctors and harm patients - review.
The Books Interview.
A portrait of the author of the Booker-winning Wolf Hall. She talks to Sophie Elmhirst about memory, class, Bring Up the Bodies and the unsettled writer’s life.
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