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Stanley Johnson on journeying to the Arctic and finding Boris' first literary efforts

Stanley Johnson on journeying to the Arctic and finding Boris' first literary efforts

Stanley Johnson, whose second volume of memoir is out now, covers caribou, book launches and the star turns of his children in the Spear's Diary

Book Review: The Firm by Duff McDonald

Book Review: The Firm by Duff McDonald

Peter York on a thorough demolition of consulting behemoth McKinsey

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7 bizarre financial phrases explained

7 bizarre financial phrases explained

From ‘Dead Cat Bounce’ to the ‘Eddie Murphy Rule’, a new book by John Lanchester aims to demystify the language of finance.

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Author Alex Preston on the launch of In Love and War, late night dancing in Paris and Puglian feasts

Author Alex Preston on the launch of In Love and War, late night dancing in Paris and Puglian feasts

Alex Preston is the award-winning author of three novels: this bleeding city, the revelations and In Love and War, out now

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Lavish new Letterpress Shakespeare editions are bound to please HNWs

Lavish new Letterpress Shakespeare editions are bound to please HNWs

The Letterpress Shakespeare Project republished all the plays and poems in super-posh hand-bound, hand-marbled, hand-printed editions. It's not a scholarly edition, it's a reader's edition - a very wealthy reader with copious shelf-space, says Sam Leith

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Book review: Saving the City by Richard Roberts

Book review: Saving the City by Richard Roberts

Christopher Silvester on 1914’s forgotten financial crisis

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Book review of Flash Boys by Michael Lewis

Book review of Flash Boys by Michael Lewis

Christopher Silvester on the latest Wall Street blockbuster from Michael Lewis

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Book Review of Those Wild Wyndhams by Claudia Renton

Book Review of Those Wild Wyndhams by Claudia Renton

Mark Le Fanu on a well-connected trio of late-Victorian society belles

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Rachel Kelly's battle with depression

Rachel Kelly's battle with depression

As she publishes her memoir about how poetry helped her survive depression, Rachel Kelly says that wealth and success are no defence against the Black Dog

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Book review of The Downfall of Money by Frederick Taylor

Book review of The Downfall of Money by Frederick Taylor

Christopher Silvester on the human tragedy behind Germany’s hyperinflation

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