Three Questions for Gabino Iglesias Regarding His Novel “The Devil Takes You Home”

November 23, 2022 I FIRST LEARNED of Gabino Iglesias a few years ago through his unapologetically prolific Twitter feed, where he encourages other authors to “hustle and get it done.” And what hustle is that? Writing and finding a publisher. He has little patience for writers who proclaim that all they need to do is … Read more

The train takes the strain

In his tireless chronicling of Britain’s railways, Christian Wolmar has touched on British Rail (BR) – or British Railways, as it was known until 1965 – before. There is, for example, his general history of Britain’s railways, Fire and Steam (2007). But it is perhaps surprising that he has only now published a book devoted … Read more