Here is a selection of my recent reviews:
Life in Squares, Bloomsbury drama series on BBC2, reviewed as ‘My Highlight’ in the Guardian, July 2015
Threads: The Delicate Life of John Craske, by Julia Blackburn, reviewed in the TLS, July 2015.
John Aubrey by Ruth Scurr, reviewed in the Guardian, March 2015.
The English and their History, by Robert Tombes, reviewed in Prospect, February 2015.
Elsa Schiaparelli: A Biography, by Meryle Secrest, reviewed in the Guardian, January 2015.
Tambora by Gillen D'Arcy Wood reviewed in The Literary Review, May 2014
Ruin Lust Exhibition at Tate Britain reviewed in Apollo, May 2014
Bodies of Light by Sarah Moss reviewed in the Guardian, 19 April 2014
The Poets' Wives by David Park reviewed in the Guardian, 8 March 2014
The Great Indoors, by Ben Highmore, reviewed for The Guardian, 10 January 2014
The English in Love, by Claire Langhamer, reviewed for The Guardian, 9 August 2013.
Her Brilliant Career, by Rachel Cooke, reviewed for The Guardian, 17 October 2013.
Careless People, by Sarah Churchwell, reviewed for the New Statesman, 16 June 2013
Paul Nash: Landscape and the Life of Objects, by Andrew Causey, reviewed in the Literary Review, June 2013
Benjamin Britten by Paul Kildea, lead review for the New Statesman, 7 February 2013