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The story behind Our Man in Havana reveals a life tied up with espionage and betrayal.
Vainglorious sexual antics, boastfulness and scorn for democracy: has the blackshirt spirit returned in Donald Trump?
The 81-year-old politician is symptomatic of the “anti-elite” animus now affecting much of the western world.
Dave Eggers’ latest book explores how American-Yemeni businessman Mokhtar Alkhanshali went from working in a Honda factory to creating an adored hipster coffee brand.
Dennis Glover, an Australian political speechwriter, has written a fictional homage to the moral crusader.
Carlo Bonini and Giancarlo De Cataldo have written a blistering, grimly absorbing satire.
Caroline Moorehead's absorbing biography tells the tale of Nello and Carlo Rosselli.
Alex Renton examines the disturbing brutality of boarding school life.
The strange creatures of Kafka’s posthumous collection The Burrow.
Cole's collected essays, Known and Stranger Things, combines good writing with emotion and intellect.