Books

The highs and lows of antiquarian bookselling

Alexander Adams reviews Women Can’t Paint by Helen Gørrill

Jamie Blackett discovers the more meat the better in Charlie Spedding’s book: Stop Feeding Us Lies

As Hilary Mantel’s The Mirror and the Light is released this week, Alexander Larman examines the over-excitement of high-profile releases

Andrew McKinley reviews Robert Lynch’s ‘The Partition of Ireland 1918-1925’

Tibor Fischer review’s Gimson’s Presidents: Brief Lives from Washington to Trump by Andrew Gimson

Jamie Blackett reviews Vintage Roger: Letters from the PoW years by Roger Mortimer

Christopher Bray reviews The Philosophy of Isaiah Berlin by Johnny Lyons

X.Trapnel on the book world’s latest guessing game

Simon Callow reviews A Fate Worse than Hollywood by David Ambrose