Christmas 2016: Politics and Economics

It's been an interesting year in politics, to say the least. Here are some recent highlights from our bookshelves.

error-icon Created with Sketch.

Please note that many books are currently unavailable for home delivery. However, we’re still able to send you some of our favourites, old and new – browse the full list at londonreviewbookbox.co.uk/collections/staff-picks.

Brexit: What the Hell Happens Now?

Ian Dunt

From the publisher:

Journalist Ian Dunt explains why leaving the EU will leave Britain poorer, key industries like finance and pharmaceuticals struggling to operate, and could even lead to the ...

$12.99

The Bigot: Why Prejudice Persists

Stephen Eric Bronner

From the publisher:

Stephen Eric Bronner is a prolific author, activist, and one of America’s leading political thinkers. His new book presents bigotry as a systematic, all-encompassing ...

£16.99

Platform Capitalism

Nick Srnicek

From the publisher:

What unites Google and Facebook, Apple and Microsoft, Siemens and GE, Uber and Airbnb? Across a wide range of sectors, these firms are transforming themselves into platforms: ...

£9.99

Fuck You, 2016

Bob A. N. Grypants

From the publisher:

In the year that David Bowie died, Brexit shocked us, ‘Hiddleswift’ was a thing and Trump trumped, we are all asking ourselves was 2016 really the worst year ever? Find ...

£5.99

How Propaganda Works

Jason Stanley

From the publisher:

Our democracy today is fraught with political campaigns, lobbyists, liberal media, and Fox News commentators, all using language to influence the way we think and reason ...

£16.99