The best books of the week

20 Jan 2023


Why kids’ non-fiction isn’t child’s play; the long shadow of the Iraq war; the problem with England’s libel laws; the shifting shapes of women’s beauty norms; Don Paterson’s boyhood memoir; Philippe Claudel’s panorama of post-Nazi guilt; Deepti Kapoor’s New Delhi crime saga; the final volume of Pierre Lemaitre’s ‘Children of Disaster’ trilogy — plus Barry Forshaw’s round up of the best crime fiction

Read full article at _Financial Times