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Barrister Sam Fowles: Beware the authoritarians stealing our democracy
Books

Barrister Sam Fowles: Beware the authoritarians stealing our democracy

Book reviews: The Second Cut and The Anomaly
Book reviews

Book reviews: The Second Cut and The Anomaly

Top 5 books on Scotland’s witches and myths, chosen by Helen Fields
Top 5 Books

Top 5 books on Scotland’s witches and myths, chosen by Helen Fields

Lessons by Ian McEwan review: Few can turn a phrase so exquisitely
Book reviews

Lessons by Ian McEwan review: Few can turn a phrase so exquisitely

Sharon Horgan: ‘Divorce can be a really helpful, handy thing’
Letter to my Younger Self

Sharon Horgan: ‘Divorce can be a really helpful, handy thing’

Sojourn by Amit Chaudhuri review: Brief encounters with the eclectic life of a city
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Sojourn by Amit Chaudhuri review: Brief encounters with the eclectic life of a city

EIFF highlights: From naked New Zealanders to Korean car chases
Film

EIFF highlights: From naked New Zealanders to Korean car chases

All This Could Be Different review: The trials and tribulations of being 20
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All This Could Be Different review: The trials and tribulations of being 20

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The Visitors by Jessi Jezewska Stevens review: The apocalypse is coming for us all, baby
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The Visitors by Jessi Jezewska Stevens review: The apocalypse is coming for us all, baby

Top 5 books about bands of boys, chosen by Jason Roche
Top 5 Books

Top 5 books about bands of boys, chosen by Jason Roche

What the US Supreme Court needs to know about the path to motherhood
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What the US Supreme Court needs to know about the path to motherhood

The Last Days of Roger Federer review: A winding examination of endings
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The Last Days of Roger Federer review: A winding examination of endings

Arctic Monkeys’ Alex Turner shares details of new album The Car in Big Issue exclusive
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Arctic Monkeys’ Alex Turner shares details of new album The Car in Big Issue exclusive

The Disappearance of Josef Mengele review: A post-Holocaust hunt for the Angel of Death
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The Disappearance of Josef Mengele review: A post-Holocaust hunt for the Angel of Death

A Season in Exile by Oliver Harris review: A twisty, captivating romp
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A Season in Exile by Oliver Harris review: A twisty, captivating romp

Walking Back Home review: Ricky Ross is bracingly honest with the reader and himself
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Walking Back Home review: Ricky Ross is bracingly honest with the reader and himself

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The Social Distance Between Us review: Darren McGarvey exposes faultline between haves and have-nots
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The Social Distance Between Us review: Darren McGarvey exposes faultline between haves and have-nots

Epic Annette: A life of resistance and remarkable courage
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Epic Annette: A life of resistance and remarkable courage

Colin Murray: ‘I never, ever wanted to be on the radio’
Letter to my Younger Self

Colin Murray: ‘I never, ever wanted to be on the radio’

From the archives: Salman Rushdie’s letter to his younger self
Letter to my Younger Self

From the archives: Salman Rushdie’s letter to his younger self

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