Andrew Rosenheim

Steve Jobs: The Exclusive Biography by Walter Isaacson

5 November 2011 10:00 am

America has always idolised its entrepreneurs, even when it has proved a thankless task — if you can glamorise Bill…

A menacing corruption

20 August 2011 12:00 am

E. L. Doctorow became an American household name with the publication of Ragtime in 1975

A far cry from Dr Finlay

2 July 2011 12:00 am

If he is remembered at all, A.J. Cronin is known now for Dr Finlay’s Casebook, which ran for many years on both BBC television and radio, and today resonates with the glow of a gentler past — when a GP happily made house calls, delivered babies, and served as shaman, shrink and confessor to his rural community.

Bad enemy, worse lover

11 December 2010 12:00 am

Five years after his death, Saul Bellow’s literary reputation has yet to suffer the usual post-mortem slump, and publication of these lively letters should help sustain his standing.


28 August 2004 12:00 am

In Pentwater, places like Iraq seem a million miles away