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Podcasts from Spectator writers
Venomous Lumpsucker by Ned Beauman reviewed
By Stuart Kelly
The Gold Machine: In the Tracks of the Mule Dancers by Iain Sinclair reviewed
Pessoa: A Biography by Richard Zenith reviewed
Creeping Jenny by Jeff Noon reviewed
Will by Will Self reviewed
The poet with many lives
Will Self’s memoir of drug addiction is a masterpiece of black humor
Only Iain Sinclair could glimpse East London in the wilds of Peru
Mysteries of English village life
A novel close to extinction
Thought-provoking commentary and opinion on politics, books and the arts.