After keen debate at the Guardian's books desk, this is our list of the very best factual writing, organised by category, and then by date. ...
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When a famous author dies, an industry of postmortem exploitation begins. All, of course, with the very best of intentions.
Just because you got some wonderful TV coverage doesn't get you on the list of "Reviewers' favorites from 2010."
Books rights to The Other Life of Samuel Johnson were recently acquired by Penguin, which appears to have cornered the market on classics gone wild. A...
In The Hypochondriacs: Nine Tormented Lives, Brian Dillon goes into gory detail in describing the afflictions -- or presumed afflictions -- gripping the nonet.
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