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The Sense of Style
8 Oct 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: book reviews, writing
A controversial Harvard psychologist wants people to ... write better.

A long and winding road
16 Sep 2014 | CONJUGALITY |  
tags: Catholic Church, conversion, homosexuality
How an English writer immersed in the gay culture discovered God.

Principalities and Powers: Spiritual Combat 1942-1943
12 Sep 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: book reviews, Catholic Church, World War II
World War II as a campaign against evil by defenders of the good.

Ten novels to make you passionate about history
3 Sep 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: best of, historical fiction, list, novels
Our suggestions for the best in historical fiction.

Mandela: My Prisoner, My Friend
26 Aug 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: book reviews, Nelson Mandela
An affecting memoir by Nelson Mandela's jailer.

Is this the most miserable place on earth?
17 Jun 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: book reviews, Communism, Russia, Soviet Union
A Polish journalist hitchhikes along Russia's remote Kolyma Highway.

A country priest, a Norwegian heroine, an American lady: bookmarks
11 Jun 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: book lists
MercatorNet contributors talk about books that have changed the way they see the world.

From Grantham to grandeur
19 Jan 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: biography, book reviews, Margaret Thatcher, UK
Jonathan Aitken has written a sympathetic but perceptive biography of Margaret Thatcher.

Penelope Fitzgerald: the valiant life of a mother and novelist
19 Dec 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: biography, book reviews, women writers
Domestic hardship meant the British writer was 60 before she could launch her career.

Year Zero: A History of 1945
13 Dec 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: book reviews, World War II
What happens after a war is often as painful as the war itself.

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