UK

By Ben Macintyre
four-and-half-stars
By Ian Rankin
three-stars
By Marie Phillips
three-and-half-stars
By Pat Barker
three-and-half-stars
By Marjorie Garber
four-stars
Arts
By Robert McCrum
four-stars
Biography
By John Mortimer
four-stars
Crime
By Michael Chabon
three-stars
Crime
By V. S. Naipaul
two-stars
By Margot Livesey
three-stars