Jonathan Beckman

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Robert Harris’s Dictator in Literary Review

On five cookery books in Literary Review

On Sudhir Hazareesingh’s How the French Think: An Affectionate Portrait of an Intellectual People in Literary Review

Colin Jones’s The Smile Revolution in Eighteenth-Century Paris in the London Review of Books

Tom McCarthy’s Satin Island in the Spectator

Don Jordan and Michael Walsh’s The King’s Bed: Sex, Power and the Court of Charles II in the Telegraph

Ben Lerner’s 10:04 in the Telegraph

Jean Findlay’s Chasing Lost Time: The Life of C K Scott Moncrieff in the Telegraph

Edward St Aubyn’s Lost for Words in Literary Review

James Salter’s All That Is and Collected Stories in Literary Review

Nicholas Royle’s First Novel in Literary Review

Lászlo Krasznahorkai’s Satantango in the New Statesman

Jonathan Safran Foer’s Haggadah in The Observer

Ann Wroe’s Orpheus: The Song of Life in the New Statesman