Books of the WeekZadie Smith: NW
North West London comes vividly to life in "NW", the new novel by the author of the bestselling "White Teeth" and Man Booker-shortlisted "On Beauty". This is the story of a city. The north-west corner of a city.
David Graeber: Debt: The First 5,000 Years
Debt: The First 5,000 Years is a fascinating chronicle of this little known history - as well as how it has defined human history, and what it means for the credit crisis of the present day and the future of our economy.
Peter Beinart: The Crisis of Zionism
Examines how a powerful Jewish community and noninterest in Zionism by younger American Jews has hurt Israel's efforts for democracy, with an exploration of current American-Israeli political relations and suggestions for rejuvenating the movement.