Biography & Memoir
Largely written out of American history, this book argues that John Quincy Adams is, in fact, a lost Founding Father.
The first major biography of pre-eminent historian and intellectual Arthur Schlesinger Jr, a defining figure in John F. Kennedy’s White House.
Combining epic history with rich family stories, Michael Korda chronicles the outbreak of the Second World War and the great events that led to Dunkirk.
Reviving the life and work of a neglected master, this biography establishes Shirley Jackson as a towering figure in American literature.
A narrative of intrigue, gossip and colourful artistic rivalry, The Collector of Lives presents a lively introduction to a seminal figure in the very human story of art itself.