The former Greek finance minister details the battles he fought against the EU and international financial authorities during the economic crisis.
Queer City by Peter Ackroyd Chatto. Of the making of books about Austen there is no end, especially in the year that marks the bicentenary of her death. Admissions by Henry Marsh Weidenfeld. The neurosurgeon who had a huge success with Do No Harm returns with post-retirement reflections on the pros and cons of our healthcare system, our attitudes to death and our questionable obsession with prolonging life.
Balancing Acts by Nicholas Hytner Cape. A passionate case for the preservation of the public services, under attack now as never before.
- Human Costs of the Forever Wars, Enough to Fill a Bookshelf.
- Find us on Facebook.
- Live Life…Stop Analysing it!
- Bokyaku - Oblivion (Japanese Edition)!
- ABORTO TERAPÉUTICO DESDE LOS SERVICIOS DE SALUD (Spanish Edition).
- A Mad World, My Masters: Tales from a Traveller's Life.
- Tiefenpsychologie und religiöse Erziehung?: Eine kommentierte Gegenüberstellung der Bücher von Ringel und Kirchmayr bzw. Virt und Biesinger zum Thema Religionsverlust ... durch religiöse Erziehung (German Edition).
Into the Water by Paula Hawkins Doubleday. How to write a follow-up after the global success of The Girl on the Train? From the author of the tricksy Nazi assassination tale HHhH , a playful conspiracy thriller positing that Roland Barthes was assassinated and investigating the idea of truth.
New Boy by Tracy Chevalier Hogarth. Unpublished stories, 16 finished and one uncompleted, from the American great.
Find us on Facebook
British Museum by Daljit Nagra Faber. Nagra probes how the contemporary UK ticks via an exploration of its great institutions. Twenty-one previously unknown poems of love and politics, discovered by archivists in , by the Chilean nobel laureate. Release by Patrick Ness Walker. A new YA novel about love and letting go from the author of A Monster Calls and the Chaos Walking trilogy, in which a young man is caught between his religious family and his ex-boyfriend. McEnroe has already published one bestselling memoir, Serious. Now, 15 years on, comes his second serve, charting the transition from player to trenchant commentator.
Pale Rider by Laura Spinney Cape. The Spanish flu of killed more than 50 million people, but, coming in the wake of a global conflagration, it has been treated as a footnote to the first world war. Science journalist Spinney argues that the effects of the pandemic were as great as the war itself. Perhaps the most eagerly awaited book of the year, the second novel from the Indian activist and author arrives a mere two decades after The God of Small Things won the Booker. The Idiot by Elif Batuman Cape.
Her fiction debut is a campus novel about a Turkish-American Harvard student negotiating life, love and literature.
How Writing ‘My Struggle’ Undid Knausgaard
Phone by Will Self Viking. Borne by Jeff VanderMeer 4th Estate. This SF fantasia from the US author whose Southern Reach trilogy catapulted him into the big league is set in a ruined future city, home to scavengers, dealers — and a giant despotic bear. Angel Hill by Michael Longley Cape. For close on half a century, Longley has anatomised the flora and fauna of rural Ireland, as well as producing some of the greatest poetry of both love and war.
He now extends his canvas to take in the Scottish village where his artist daughter has made her home. Skin by Hollie McNish Picador. This first full-length collection from a poet known for her performance work is a semi-autobiographical account of the life of a young woman from seven to Bitch Doctrine by Laurie Penny Bloomsbury.
H a ppy by Nicola Barker Heinemann. McGlue by Ottessa Moshfegh Cape. Booze, murder and terrible memories in 19th-century Massachusetts in the novella-length debut of the young US author who was a surprise addition to the Booker shortlist, published in the UK for the first time. Madame Zero by Sarah Hall Faber. A new short story collection from the acclaimed novelist and winner of the BBC short story award. September 1st, by Ian Sansom 4th Estate. One of the Boys by Robert Webb Canongate.
A memoir from the Peep Show comedian, one half of Mitchell and Webb, which doubles up as an exploration of masculinity. The Newsnight presenter considers a world full of lies — told not just by presidential candidates and on social media sites but by estate agents and financial institutions. He spoke to me on the condition of anonymity, so as to avoid personal or professional repercussions.
He had interviewed scores of people, many of them evangelical Christians. Wronged by Mueller, wronged by the media, wronged by the anti-Trump forces.
A Mad World, My Masters: Tales from a Traveller's Life by John Cody Fidler-Simpson
A passionate belief that he never gets credit for anything. The White House insisted allegations that it wanted to add a citizenship question to the survey for political reasons were conspiracy theories, right up until the moment the president confirmed them. The conservative justices on the Supreme Court apparently found this argument very persuasive.
The evidence that the Trump administration had consciously sought to use the census to strengthen white voting power was ultimately not a part of the case before the Court, which came down to whether the Trump administration had violated administrative law by misrepresenting its motives in adding the citizenship question. The return of a vanquished disease reflects historical amnesia, declining faith in institutions, and a troubling lack of concern for the public good.
She also suggested that disease itself can serve as a metaphor—a reflection of the society through which it travels. For instance, AIDS would not have ravaged America as fully as it did without institutionalized homophobia, which inclined many Americans to see the disease as retribution for gay sex.
Two decades ago, measles was declared eliminated in the U. Yet in the first five months of this year, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recorded 1, cases—more than occurred from to Employees will offer American citizens in Taiwan consular services and help Taiwanese obtain visas to visit the United States, just as they would anywhere else in the world.
B E N J A M I N
Yet this is not an embassy, or a consulate—at least officially. It is not recognized as a country by its most important ally, the U.
She took a grainy video, uploaded it to YouTube, and sent a link to some bird-enthusiast friends. Within a month, Snowball became a celebrity. When a Tonight Show producer called to arrange an interview, Schulz thought it was a prank. Five years ago, the flight vanished into the Indian Ocean. Officials on land know more about why than they dare to say. At a. The designator for Malaysia Airlines is MH. The flight number was Fariq Hamid, the first officer, was flying the airplane.
He was 27 years old. This was a training flight for him, the last one; he would soon be fully certified.
His trainer was the pilot in command, a man named Zaharie Ahmad Shah, who at 53 was one of the most senior captains at Malaysia Airlines. In Malaysian style, he was known by his first name, Zaharie. He was married and had three adult children. He lived in a gated development. He owned two houses. In his first house he had installed an elaborate Microsoft flight simulator. After we cheated on each other 26 years ago, we promised to never let outsiders into our marriage again.
Twenty-six years ago, my husband and I had a rough spot in our now year marriage. We were both unfaithful, but we knew we loved each other, and went to counseling to learn how to have honesty and trust in our marriage. No outsiders would be allowed in. I lived up to it. But I just learned that for more than two and a half years, my husband has been having a phone relationship with a single woman with whom he went to high school.
Still, he lied about how long it has been going on. At first he said it was six months, but when I told him I would look in his cellphone, he admitted that it was actually more than two years.
These words came from an elderly woman sitting behind me on a late-night flight from Los Angeles to Washington, D. The plane was dark and quiet. I listened with morbid fascination, forming an image of the man in my head as they talked. I imagined someone who had worked hard all his life in relative obscurity, someone with unfulfilled dreams—perhaps of the degree he never attained, the career he never pursued, the company he never started.
President Trump has seldom been rebuked by the Supreme Court. Many years ago, I spent a restless night as a volunteer in a North Carolina homeless shelter listening to the man in the next room promise that in just about one more minute, he was coming over to punch me in the face. Eventually he talked himself down, fell asleep, and woke up remembering nothing. Over the July 4 holiday, however, I was reminded of that evening: The White House has adopted the same angry-drunk rhetorical mode, as President Donald Trump seems to be trying to talk himself into defying the Supreme Court.
Most likely, Trump and his Court will move on to other things, but they may not.