John Maytham's Book Reviews

John Maytham's Books: Nuclear secrets, a Rome celebration, and a story about war

Take a listen to John's three book picks for the week...

Fallout by Sara Paretsky

Famed investigator V.I. Warshawski is back in the latest mystery about a missing filmmaker, an actress, a nuclear missile site and many secrets.

Four Seasons in Rome by Anthony Doerr

This book about the time spent in Rome after Anthony Doerr won the Rome Prize, is a celebration of Rome, and an inspiring look at new parenthood and all things literary.

The Draughtsman by Robert Lautner

A story about a young man during the Second World War in Germany struggling to find his way once he discovers the true nature of the job he does, building and designing crematoriums for the concentration camps.

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