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REVIEWS   (Page 5 of 5)

Anna Arbiter

Anna Arbiter considers Paterson's newest collection as part of a lengthy poetic heritage.

Drew Hunt

Drew Hunt from Foyles gives us her favourites. 

Tina Jackson

Tina Jackson urges us to delve into a lost art. 

Julia Bell appreciates Barton's debut as a first novel with promise. 


A round-up of some of the best books dealing with the subject of homosexuality, selected by the Hub's bookseller of choice.

Stephanie Scaife

A selection of eschatological literature, chosen by the Hub's bookseller of choice.

Laura Salisbury

Birkbeck’s Dr Laura Salisbury examines a work from the beginning of the cultural moment in which we find ourselves fascinated by the experience of disease.

John Lucas thinks that Fante’s 1939 classic deserves more that its cult status.

Tina Jackson

Tina Jackson is enthralled by the salt and spray of these sea-going adventures.

Tina Jackson

A new biography of the the Floyd’s flipped-out front man tries to de-mythologise the myth.

Ros Kindersley finds Toibin’s latest compelling reading.

Lynne Kendall

Lynne Kendall, from Foyles, Royal Festival Hall, presents a rich selection of fiction that examines working class characters.

Laura Allsop reviews a frank and in-depth investigation of the author’s nervous condition.

Simon Heafield

In the second of our collections selected and reviewed by Foyles, we present a fleet of novels set on or by the sea...

Can a novel about climate change avoid being Political with a big P - or does the ’nation’s novelist’ inevitably end up writing personally?

Oliver Meek

Arvon’s Oliver Meek takes another view of Amis’s The Pregnant Widow.

Tina Jackson

Journalist and author Tina Jackson reviews Amis’s The Pregnant Widow and compares it with another account of 1970s excess - Nick Kent’s Apathy for the Devil.

As part of our ’Foyles Curates’ series, Jonathan Ruppin selects titles based in and around small town America.

Catherine Humble reviews the ’un-Lished’ version of Carver’s best-known collection What We Talk About When We Talk About Love.

Julia Bell initiates our monthly book group discussion with a short review of Wells Tower’s acclaimed debut collection. To contribute to the debate login as a member and make a comment....

In the first in a regular series of reviews of lost, but not forgotten books Roger Luckhurst reminds us why we should be reading Arthur Machen’s The Great God Pan.

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