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Reviews: All Books


Mar 2017

Review of: Published in: A Escotilha

É uma mensagem bastante simples e óbvia, mas também profunda, e nos confronta às opiniões e às ideias pré-concebidas que carregamos sem nos darmos conta.

Dec 2016

Review of: Published in: New Statesman

Keep it by your side, dip in and out, and you will be richly rewarded over and again.

Dec 2016

Review of: Published in: Markant

'Mijn boek gaat over gezinnen die hun kinderen accepteren en over de invloed die dat heeft op de zelfacceptatie van die kinderen', schrijft Solomon.

Nov 2016

Review of: Published in: New York Times

Some 30 travel pieces, in prose sparkling with insight, describe “places in the throes of transformation.”

Nov 2016

Review of: Published in: Deskbound Traveller

I was reading the introduction to this book while Theresa May was telling the Tory Party conference: “If you believe you’re a citizen of the world, you’re a citizen of nowhere.” Andrew Solomon would argue otherwise.

Nov 2016

Review of: Published in: The Spectator

Resilience, hope, flux: Solomon has an outsider’s eagle eye. A dazzling volume.

Oct 2016

Review of: Published in: Financial Times

A collection of dispatches from countries in flux is alert to the differences between tourism and travel.

Oct 2016

Review of: Published in: Mail on Sunday

Far & Away is literary journalism at its crackling best.

Oct 2016

Review of: Published in: Australian Financial Review

With the rising tide of xenophobia around the globe, his warning of the dangers of “circling the wagons” is timely.

Oct 2016

Review of: Published in: The Hindu

Why do we, at a remove, hunger for the traveller’s stories?