Author

 
Nicholas Lezard

Nicholas Lezard

    The misadventures of Spielberg
    The misadventures of Spielberg
    Coming out of Steven Spielberg's The Adventures of Tintin I found myself too stunned and sickened to speak for a few seconds.
    A dark history of everything
    A dark history of everything
    The very first thing you read in most editions of The Lord of the Rings is its foreword, which begins with an allusion to what is not in the...
    Mystery and loathing
    Mystery and loathing
    Are you becoming a little tired of James Bond? Perhaps that is nothing to how sick Ian Fleming got of him. It's all prefigured in the weary disgust...
    Sustaining the magic
    Sustaining the magic
    Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
    The horror of going bald
    The horror of going bald
    The news that British politician Mark Oaten blamed his baldness for his midlife crisis (it was revealed he had had a relationship with a male...