Between the Lines
I thought of the writers by whom I would most like to read a new novel - Roth, JM Coetzee, Ian McEwan, Milan Kundera, Zadie Smith - I never thought of [Cormac] McCarthy. Then I read The Road, his latest, and astounding, novel.
Prospect, June 2007
The comfort of strangers
There is something far too conventional about the way books are reviewed and discussed in our newspapers and cultural magazines.
Prospect, December 2006
Between the lines
Robert Harris may be one of Britain's best rewarded popular novelists, but he remains a victim of literary snobbery, or so he thinks.
Prospect, October 2006