Freud, family-life and politics
Freud: An Intellectual Biography & Cold War Freud: Psychoanalysis in an Age of Catastrophes
A literary coming of age party
Thursday, March 9, 2017
Epic novel draws on Russian roots
Monday, March 6, 2017
Super agent's new deal
Be careful of Putin, he is a true enemy of Jews
Book Review - Worth Dying For: The Power and Po...
Hidden child to pop star
Dorit Oliver-Wolff's amazing life story includes hiding from the Nazis as a child, being a teenage belly dancer, and achieving pop stardom in post war Germany. She told Anthea Gerrie about her memoir.
Thursday, February 23, 2017
Kabul in stilettoes
She reported from war zones, but always looked glam. Anthea Gerrie met the journalist they called 'Heidi High Heels'
Monday, February 20, 2017
Booked up: judging the JQ Wingate prize
Playwright Amy Rosenthal agreed to judge this year's JQ Wingate Prize. That meant reading 70 books in two months.
Benjamin Netanyahu did the rounds of foreign leaders this week, making Israel’s case and defending his settlement policy. But what drives the Israeli leader? According to one political writer and academic, for Bibi, survival is everything.
J P O'Malley
Thursday, February 9, 2017
Interview: Andy Stanton, creator of Mr Gum
What next for Andy Stanton, much-loved children's author?
Friday, January 27, 2017
Michael Chabon's salt beef stories
One of America's leading writers has written one of his most Jewish books. David Herman interviewed Michael Chabon over salt beef and latkes.
Book review: Denial, by Deborah Lipstadt
To coincide with the release of Mick Jackson's film Denial, the book that sparked the story has been republished in a new edition.
Tuesday, January 24, 2017
Robin Lustig: Time to tell my own story
Its a simple enough question: Are you Jewish?
Monday, January 23, 2017
Anne: the least-known Bronte
Samantha Ellis's new book argues that Anne Bronte is as worthy of praise as either of her sisters.
Tuesday, January 17, 2017
Lies and truth
It's a good year for YA thrillers
Monday, January 16, 2017
Rezso Kasztner: Saviour or collaborator?
Friday, January 13, 2017
Paul Simon: sublime songs, flawed character
Homeward Bound, the Life of Paul Simon, by Peter Ames Carlin, Little Brown, £20 pp415
Wednesday, January 11, 2017
Book review: Soulmates by Jessica Grose
A fascinating new biography of the man who made ET and Schindler's List.
Tuesday, January 10, 2017
Selling books without borders
Most great books transcend their national setting and language and can speak to people anywhere, says Adam Freudenheim. Its a statement on which hes staked his future.
Friday, January 6, 2017
Her mermaids sell millions
Bestselling children's author Liz Kessler has a new book out, a ghost story for teenagers.
Thursday, December 29, 2016
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