Alexander Larman

Alexander Larman is an author and journalist. His latest book is Byron’s Women (Head of Zeus)

It is a truth universally acknowledged that a long-dead author who is beloved by millions will, eventually, find themselves dragged into controversy

Without school libraries, boys and girls will grow up in households where the idea of owning books, or even borrowing, seems an increasingly fantastical one

How Helen McCrory blazed through her life and career like a comet

Our inability to do justice to the death of Prince Philip

The soft bigotry of low expectations

The implications of identity politics on literary trends

Alexander Larman looks at the life and duty of HRH The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, who has died at the age of 99

Alexander Larman recalls the life and legacy of Paul Ritter, who has died at the age of 54

With the latest round of humiliating revelations, David Cameron is very much seen as yesterday’s man

For his eighth novel, Anthony Quinn continues his noble tradition of producing a thumping good read