contents biography & memoirs 28 Kate Adie

The Return: Fathers, Sons & the Land in Between Hisham Matar 29 V alerie Grove

Dadland: A Journey into Uncharted Territory Keggie Carew 30 Jane Rid ley

Charmed Life: The Phenomenal World of Philip Sassoon Damian Collins russia & crimea 32 Douglas Smith

The House of the Dead: Siberian Exile under the Tsars Daniel Beer 33 Anna Reid

Second-H and Time: The Last of the Soviets Svetlana Alexievich 35 Donald R ayfield

Crimea: A History Neil Kent • The Crimean Tatars: From Soviet Genocide to Putin’s Conquest Brian Glyn Williams hoof & beak 39 Nigel Andrew on five books about birds 40 P atrick Scrivenor

Mr Darley’s Arabian: High Life, Low Life, Sporting Life – A Racing History in Twenty-Five Horses Christopher McGrath general 41 Tim Blanning

The Ring of Truth: The Wisdom of Wagner’s ‘Ring of the Nibelung’ Roger Scruton 43 L eslie Mitchell

Letters of a Dead Man Prince Hermann von Pückler-Muskau 44 F rances Wilson

Flâneuse: Women Walk the City in Paris, New York, Tokyo, Venice & London Lauren Elkin 46 James F leming

Paper: Paging through History Mark Kurlansky 47 Rober t Colls

Respectable: The Experience of Class Lynsey Hanley 48 Ric hard Cockett

ISIS: A History Fawaz A Gerges • Black Flags: The Rise of ISIS Joby Warrick • Blood Year: Islamic State & the Failures of the War on Terror David Kilcullen

50 Jonathan Mirsky

N othing Ever Dies: Vietnam & the Memory of War Viet Thanh Nguyen • The Penguin History of Modern Vietnam Christopher Goscha 52 S toddard Martin

Six Facets of Light Ann Wroe poetry 54 David Wheatley

The Poems of Basil Bunting (ed) Don Share 56 Y asmine Seale

Falling Awake Alice Oswald 57 Edwar d Behrens

Gate of Lilacs: A Verse Commentary on Proust Clive James fiction 58 Simon Baker

The Allegations Mark Lawson 59 David Col lard

A Field Guide to Reality Joanna Kavenna 60 Jonathan Bar nes

Beast Paul Kingsnorth 60 S tephen Amidon

The Sport of Kings C E Morgan 61 S arah Ditum

The Bed Moved Rebecca Schiff 62 N akul Krishna

The Association of Small Bombs Karan Mahajan 63 N atasha Tripney

This Must Be the Place Maggie O’Farrell 64 Linden Bur leigh

The Stroke of Death Jessica Mann 64 L eonora Craig Cohen

Britt-Marie Was Here Fredrik Backman 66 Cassie Davies

The T idal Zone Sarah Moss bookends 72 James Fergusson

53 Lucy Popescu Silenced Voices 25 LR Bookshop at Heywood Hill 55 Crossword Jessica Mann is away this month. Her crime column will return in the August issue of Literary Review.

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