Tennyson by Peter Levi, Macmillan, pounds 20. A sympathetic consideration of the life and works of the Victorian poet. Review by A S Byatt, 10 April.
The Ice Palace by Tarjei Vesaas, tr Elizabeth Rokkan, Peter Owen, pounds 10.95. Striking fable set in a Norwegian village, about a young girl lost in a frozen waterfall. Review by Doris Lessing, 17 April.
All the Pretty Horses by Cormac McCarthy, Picador, pounds 14.99. Three boys go on the run in a superbly poetic evocation of the American west. Review by Scott Bradfield, 17 AprilReuse content