The Books Everyone Needs to Read
What links the King James Bible with Germaine Greer’s The Female Eunuch? Pepys’s Diaries with A Brief History of Time? Each finds a place on literary editor par excellence Robert McCrum’s top 100 works of non-fiction. Based on his hugely popular series in the Observer, the book takes us on a whistlestop tour of the books that have changed our world forever.
In conversation with Michael Prodger, Reviews Editor of the NewStatesman.