The best books of the week

5 Aug 2022


Mohsin Hamid talks about ‘placelessness’ and new novel ‘The Last White Man’; the meaning of money, from Aristotle to Marx and Keynes; inside North Korea’s cyber-crime operation; the Saudis’ grip on world oil markets; a dystopian subversion of the Garden of Eden; Vladimir Sorokin’s surreal vision of a fractured world; Jean Hanff Korelitz’s sweeping American saga; a visceral tale of self-destruction from Jessica Andrews

Read full article at _Financial Times