Our September issue is out now!
Our writers hold no party line; their only allegiance is to clarity of thought, elegance of expression and independence of opinion.
Alexander Larman is the books editor of The Spectator’s World edition and the author of titles including The Crown in Crisis: Countdown to the Abdication and Byron’s Women.
Is it time for a tell-all for the best-seller?
By Alexander Larman
Sleaze and scandal are no good for Prince Harry’s new brand
A visit to the Gladstone Library has the welcome effect of removing you from the worries and concerns of the world
How Meghan Markle wins the White House
The decline of the woke Marvel superhero movie
What’s wrong with Queen Elizabeth?
The cult of Sally Rooney
The Rings of Power just might turn Tolkien in his grave
Tom Cruise: the last movie star
Thought-provoking commentary and opinion on politics, books and the arts.