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Sunday Best: 80 Great Books from a Lifetime of Reviews by John Carey reviewed
By D.J. Taylor
Hawkwind played notes from underground, but they had a global influence
Martin Amis has written another autobiography — sort of
D.J. Taylor tracks down the proofreaders and heartbreakers who were the toast of Blitz-era London
I’ll Be Your Mirror: The Collected Lyrics by Lou Reed reviewed
Take a trip with Hawkwind
The bookish life of John Carey
Finding the Lost Girls
Mart and marketing
Is Lou Reed a rock ’n’ roll Dostoevsky?
Thought-provoking commentary and opinion on politics, books and the arts.