Christopher Clark

The Sleepwalkers

The pacy, sensitive and formidably argued history of the causes of the First World War, from acclaimed […]

Philippe Margotin and Jean-Michel Guesdon

All the Songs

Every album and every song ever released by the Beatles—from “Please Please Me” (U.S. 1963) to “The […]

Matthias Daum, Paul Schneeberger

Daheim

Experten, Politiker und Journalisten beklagen, wie sich die Schweiz baulich entwickelt. Ihr Feindbild ist die Agglomeration – […]

Malcolm Gladwell

David and Goliath

Malcolm Gladwell, the #1 bestselling author of The Tipping Point, Blink, Outliers, and What the Dog Saw, […]

David Shields / Shane Salerno

Salinger

Based on eight years of exhaustive research and exclusive interviews with more than 200 people—and published in […]

George Packer

The Unwinding

A riveting examination of a nation in crisis, from one of the finest political journalists of our […]

Elisabeth Real

Army of One

In Army Of One, photo journalist Elisabeth Real tells the story of six American veterans whose lives […]

Julian Barnes

Levels of Life

‘You put together two things that have not been put together before. And the world is changed…’ […]

Jeanette Winterson

Why Be Happy When You Could Be Normal?

In 1985 Jeanette Winterson’s first novel, Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit, was published. It tells the […]

Mary Taubman

Gwen John

Examples of the paintings and drawings of the British artist are accompanied by discussions of her life […]

David Thomson

Have You Seen…?

More than one thousand pages in the voice of our most provocative contemporary film critic and historian—a […]

Grace Coddington

Grace – A Memoir

Beautiful. Willful. Charming. Blunt. Grace Coddington’s extraordinary talent and fierce dedication to her work as creative director […]

Julian Barnes

Through the Window

In these seventeen essays (and one short story) the 2011 Man Booker Prize winner examines British, French […]

Salman Rushdie

Joseph and Anton

On 14 February 1989, Valentine’s Day, Salman Rushdie was telephoned by a BBC journalist and told that […]

D.T. Max

Every Love Story Is a Ghost Story – A Life of David Foster Wallace

The first biography of the most influential writer of his generation, David Foster Wallace David Foster Wallace […]