Growing Up Female

When Everything Changed: The Amazing Journey of American Women from 1960 to the Present

by Gail Collins

Flashes of Flora

The Original of Laura (Dying Is Fun)

by Vladimir Nabokov, edited by Dmitri Nabokov

Occupied Paris: The Sweet and the Cruel

The Journal of Hélène Berr

translated from the French and with an introduction and an essay by David Bellos, and an afterword by Mariette Job

Journal, 1940–1950

by Philippe Jullian

Résistance: Memoirs of Occupied France

by Agnès Humbert, translated from the French and with notes by Barbara Mellor, and an afterword by Julien Blanc

Jean Cocteau

by Claude Arnaud

1940–1945 Années érotiques: De la Grande Prostituée à la revanche des mâles

by Patrick Buisson

Les Parisiens sous l'Occupation: Photographies en couleurs d'André Zucca

by Jean Baronnet, with a preface by Jean-Pierre Azéma

See all reviewed works
See less

Israel Without Illusions

“No one who regularly visits the Palestinian territories controlled by Israel has to speculate about whether or not Israel is engaged in the routine abuse of human rights.”

The Escape of the Collyers

Homer & Langley

by E.L. Doctorow

Bacon Agonistes

Francis Bacon: A Centenary Exhibition

an exhibition at Tate Britain, London, September 11, 2008–January 4, 2009, the Museo Nacional del Prado, Madrid, February 3–April 19, 2009, and the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City, May 20–August 16, 2009

Undermining Keats

Bright Star

a film written and directed by Jane Campion

A Contest in the Cold

The Hawk and the Dove: Paul Nitze, George Kennan, and the History of the Cold War

by Nicholas Thompson

Shakespeare in No Man’s Land

Soul of the Age: A Biography of the Mind of William Shakespeare

by Jonathan Bate

The Big Muslim Problem!

Reflections on the Revolution in Europe: Immigration, Islam, and the West

by Christopher Caldwell

What I Believe

by Tariq Ramadan

Dark Comedies of the City

Beg, Borrow, Steal: A Writer's Life

by Michael Greenberg

The Passions of Palladio

The Hand of Palladio

by Paolo Portoghesi, with photographs by Lorenzo Capellini, and translated from the Italian by Erika G. Young

The Universal Attractions of Slavery

Abolition: A History of Slavery and Antislavery

by Seymour Drescher

Resurrecting John Donne

John Donne, Body and Soul

by Ramie Targoff

Love in a Moment of Hope

The Children's Book

by A.S. Byatt

Subscribe and save 50%!

Read the latest issue as soon as it’s available, and browse our rich archives. You'll have immediate subscriber-only access to over 1,200 issues and 25,000 articles published since 1963.

Subscribe now

Subscribe and save 50%!

Get immediate access to the current issue and over 25,000 articles from the archives, plus the NYR App.

Already a subscriber? Sign in