Books

Culinary cold war at the White House

January 23, 2018 3:17 pm

‘Tell me what you eat and I shall tell you what you are.’ The best known adage in food literature,…

What America needs is another Franklin D. Roosevelt

January 23, 2018 3:01 pm

Franklin D. Roosevelt isn’t as popular as he once was. When Barack Obama won the 2008 election, he let it…

What America needs is another Franklin D. Roosevelt

January 13, 2018 9:00 am

Franklin D. Roosevelt isn’t as popular as he once was. When Barack Obama won the 2008 election, he let it…

On the run with Martin Luther King’s assassin

December 2, 2017 9:00 am

This newly translated novel by the Spanish writer Antonio Muñoz Molina is really two books, spliced together in alternating chapters.…

His dark materials

October 14, 2017 10:00 am

In this giant, prodigiously sourced and insightful biography, John A. Farrell shows how Richard Milhous Nixon was the nightmare of…