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Editor’s picks: What we’re reading 

19 March 2019
Andrew Wrathall: I enjoyed Claire G Coleman’s style of turning the narrative on its head to make readers see things from another perspective in Terra Nullius (Hachette), so I’m looking...

Editor’s picks 

30 October 2018
This issue, Andrew Wrathall is swept up in Beatlemania. While visiting a vintage shop in the Victorian countryside earlier this month, I was inspired to purchase a range of vinyl...

Editor’s picks: Blood-chilling and brain-expanding 

30 August 2018
Andrew Wrathall’s spring reading list contains titles that are both blood-chilling and brain-expanding. Let’s start with some blood. Most humans contain between nine and 12 pints of it. In Nine...

Editor’s picks: The familiar and the new 

3 July 2018
Jackie Tang’s winter reading list contains titles that take a new approach to the familiar. It was difficult limiting this column to just winter releases; every day there’s news about...

Editor’s picks: Summer reading 

23 October 2017
Jackie Tang rounds up her nonfiction highlights for the coming months. F*ck, sh*t … the compulsion to plop a naughty word with an attention-grabbing asterisk on the cover seems to...

Editor’s picks: Forthcoming Spring highlights 

17 July 2017
Jackie Tang shares her gift-giving guide for Christmas. Illustrious company The lead-up to Christmas is always an exciting time for children’s picture books, as publishers bring out particularly lush and...

Editor’s picks: Jackie Tang’s winter reads 

9 May 2017
There’s no discontent in sight as Jackie Tang highlights her picks for winter. Catherine Lacey’s second novel The Answers (Granta, July) is a surreal and penetrating psychological study of love...

Editor’s picks: Translated titles 

6 October 2016
The end of the year sees the arrival of several new translated titles. Andrea Hanke rounds up a selection for her editor’s picks. In November, Text is publishing a collection of...

Editor’s picks: Andrea Hanke’s autumn reading list 

Editors Picks 21 March 2016
Curtis Sittenfeld and Anne Tyler update Austen and Shakespeare in Andrea Hanke’s autumn reading list. Modern classics Eligible by Curtis Sittenfeld (HarperCollins, May) is a modern retelling of Jane Austen’s...