Enslaved by ISIS

On the cover of her book, Nadia Murad looks at first glance like a normal balanced young woman,…

14 February 2018 - 10.02 AM

The saint of singers, songsmiths and showmen

This weighty 510-page oral history manages to be biography, autobiography and hagiography. Oral…

22 January 2018 - 11.01 AM

Death never far in ‘suicide’ squadron

When brave men and women are put to the test in war, heroic deeds follow. World War Two had its…

19 January 2018 - 08.01 AM

Ch-ch-ch-ch-changes from farm to fame

David Bowie’s death in January 2016 leaves drummer Woody Woodmansey as the only surviving member of…

12 January 2018 - 12.01 PM

”The man standing on Platform One . . . ”

Before this volume, author and journalist Simon Jenkins wrote the books ”A Short History of…

05 January 2018 - 05.01 PM