Brideshead Abbreviated

ISBN 10 : 9781409061748
ISBN 13 : 1409061744

John Crace's 'Digested Read' column in the Guardian has rightly acquired a cult following. Each week fans avidly devour his latest razor-sharp literary assassination, while authors..

The Digested Read

ISBN 10 : 1571431594
ISBN 13 : 9781571431592

Literary ombudsman John Crace never met an important book he didnt like to deconstruct.From Salman Rushdie to John Grisham, Crace retells the big books in just 500 bitingly satiric..

The Digested Twenty First Century

ISBN 10 : 9781780339085
ISBN 13 : 1780339089

John Crace's Digested Read first appeared in in February 2000 and has been running ever since. Each week Crace reduces a new book – anything from a Booker Prize winner to a Nigel..

I Never Promised You A Rose Garden

ISBN 10 : 9781473509672
ISBN 13 : 147350967X

Exactly a week after the general election, two men – ‘Call me Dave’ and ‘Call me Nick’ – walked side by side into the rose garden of No. 10 Downing Street to give their..

Conversations With Zygmunt Bauman

ISBN 10 : 9780745657134
ISBN 13 : 0745657133

Zygmunt Bauman is one of the leading figures in contemporary social thought. His work ranges across issues of ethics, culture and politics. It never forgets that social thought oug..

Just My Type

ISBN 10 : 9781101577813
ISBN 13 : 1101577819

A hugely entertaining and revealing guide to the history of type that asks, What does your favorite font say about you? Fonts surround us every day, on street signs and buildings, ..