Books Reviewed

Freya by Anthony Quinn

Hotel Silence by Auður Ava Ólafsdóttir

Anthony Powell: Dancing to the Music of Time by Hilary Spurling

Mouths Don’t Speak by Katia D. Ulysse

Winter by Ali Smith

semiautomatic by Evie Shockley

Doting by Henry Green

Elmet by Fiona Mozley

The Making of Jane Austen by Devoney Looser

Goethe: Life as a Work of Art, trans. by David Dollenmayer by Rüdiger Safranski

Why Write? Collected Nonfiction 1960-2013 by Philip Roth

History of Wolves by Emily Fridlund

Teenage Writings, ed. by Kathryn Sutherland and Freya Johnston by Jane Austen

Jane Austen, the Secret Radical by Helena Kelly

The Drowning Boy’s Guide to Water by Cameron Barnett

Nothing by Henry Green

Jane Austen’s Names: Riddles, Persons, Places by Margaret Doody

4 3 2 1 by Paul Auster

The Golden House by Salman Rushdie

Let Us Watch Richard Wilbur: A Biographical Study by Robert Bagg and Mary Bagg

The Genius of Jane Austen: Her Love of Theatre and Why She Works in Hollywood by Paula Byrne

Silencer by Marcus Wicker

Jane Austen: The Banker’s Sister by E. J. Clery

Mrs. Osmond by John Banville

Lowly by Alan Felsenthal

The Curious World of Samuel Pepys and John Evelyn by Margaret Willes

Of Mongrelitude by Julian Talamantez Brolaski

Simulacra by Airea D. Matthews

Scribbled in the Dark by Charles Simic

That Swing by X. J. Kennedy

Isadora by Amelia Gray

Milosz: A Biography by Andrzej Franaszek

Cockfosters by Helen Simpson

The Girl of the Lake by Bill Roorbach

Anything Is Possible by Elizabeth Strout

Grief Cottage by Gail Godwin

Behind the Moon by Madison Smartt Bell

Sisters by Lily Tuck

The Essex Serpent by Sarah Perry

A Little Book on Form: An Exploration into the Formal Imagination of Poetry by Robert Hass

The Unit by Ninni Holmqvist

On Empson by Michael Wood

The Accomplished Guest by Ann Beattie

Falstaff: Give Me Life by Harold Bloom

Autumn by Ali Smith

Exit West by Mohsin Hamid

Compass by Mathias Énard

The Accusation: Forbidden Stories from Inside North Korea by Bandi

Victory: An Island Tale, ed. by J. H. Stape and Alexandre Fachard by Joseph Conrad

Montaigne: A Life by Philippe Desan