Books

Cruise, Child, Reacher (and me)

Lee Child – British, author of the Jack Reacher series and a multi-millionaire – has a cameo role in the new Reacher film starring Tom Cruise. When the big beasts met on set, Child’s amanuensis was there to watch 

Why I wrote a book about watching the deterioration of my son

Lu Spinney’s new book about her son suffering from brain damage reignited the debate about assisted dying. It was described as ‘inspirational’ and ‘beautiful’ by readers. Here she explains why she wrote the book and the effect it had on her and her family