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'If a Cuskian invention embarrasses herself, it is her own fault; Cusk has given her the rope and she has hung herself with it. And with this dignity comes a kind of freedom.'
@mmpopkey weighs up Rachel Cusk's 'Second Place'.
Read William Doyle's review of Sudhir Hazareesingh's 'Black Spartacus', which has won this year's @WolfsonHistory Prize.
'As a teenager, Husain joined the hardline Sunni group Hizb ut-Tahrir and now has the zeal of the recovering extremist.'
Ed Husain's 'Among the Mosques', published today, 'careers painfully from the risible to the frankly sinister', says @sameerahim.