Jennifer Platt Sunday Times Book Editor
Jennifer Platt Sunday Times Book Editor
JENNIFER PLATT | And now for a taste of the non-fiction titles to look forward ...

Essays, memoirs, shamanism, ‘temperamental autobiographies’ — you’re sure to find your flavour

Jennifer Platt Sunday Times Book Editor
Books to look out for this year

Prepare for a deluge of excellent novels coming this year.

Jennifer Platt Sunday Times Book Editor
JENNIFER PLATT | So many books, so little space, but hopefully a lot of time

This year looks to be a feast of books. Here are some top picks. For more, grab this weekend’s Sunday Times

Jennifer Platt Sunday Times Book Editor
JENNIFER PLATT | After some odd choices, this year’s Nobel winner is deserving

Abdulrazak Gurnah is the first black African author to have won the award since Nigeria’s Wole Soyinka in 1986

Jennifer Platt Sunday Times Book Editor
JENNIFER PLATT | A superstar does not necessarily a best-selling author make

Just ask Billie Eilish and Piers Morgan, who have millions of social media fans but don’t seem to interest readers

Jennifer Platt Sunday Times Book Editor
A classic Reacher that packs all the punches

The brothers Child have done it again. Reacher is in fine fighting form in 'Better Off Dead'; Lee and Andrew explain why to Jennifer Platt.

Jennifer Platt Sunday Times Book Editor
JENNIFER PLATT | In the bag: at a loose end about what books to put in yours?

These are the books that will find their way into my beach bag for the holidays. How about you?

Jennifer Platt Sunday Times Book Editor
JENNIFER PLATT | Pack those troubles in an old kit bag, but don’t forget the ...

The holidays are almost upon us and there’s no better time to catch up on all the authors you didn’t get to this year

Jennifer Platt Sunday Times Book Editor
Island-hopping in the Maldives is pure, barefoot bliss

After the adventure of arriving by boat and seaplane, you can utterly relax into eating, drinking, swimming and lazy gazing at the incredible ...

Jennifer Platt Sunday Times Book Editor
JENNIFER PLATT | Book burning! Even Jeremy Clarkson’s don’t deserve such a fate

It is hard to fathom the lengths US conservatives and others will go to to erase that with which they disagree