Books

X.Trapnel on the latest literary feuds and fancies

Louise Perry reviews Females by Andrea Long Chu

James Booth reviews ‘Somewhere Becoming Rain: Collected Writings on Philip Larkin’

David Womersley reviews Waugh on Wine by Auberon Waugh

D.J. Taylor reflects on nearly four decades of hard graft on the literary pages

An enjoyable visual book that acts as a history of aviation

A Short History of London is good on architecture but a more sophisticated analysis is needed

Soon, technology will mean the judge and the parties in a legal action can file claims and evidence online

The money is bad, the hours long and the white wine copious and cheap

X.Trapnel on cakes, fakes and stocking fillers