Our January issue is out now!
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Con/Artist: The Life and Crimes of the World’s Greatest Art Forger by Tony Tetro and Giampiero Ambrosi reviewed
By Chloë Ashby
Best of Friends by Kamila Shamsie reviewed
Portrait of an Unknown Lady by María Gainza reviewed
The Swimmers by Julie Otsuka reviewed
Making Nice by Ferdinand Mount reviewed
Barcelona Dreaming by Rupert Thomson reviewed
Whereabouts by Jhumpa Lahiri reviewed
Wrapped up in satire, a serious lesson about the fine line between success and scandal
That sinking feeling
An independent observer
Sweet and sour
An ill wind in Buenos Aires
The secrets of a master art forger
Thought-provoking commentary and opinion on politics, books and the arts.