◆ Writer BELLA BATHURST lost her hearing aged 28. A decade later, specialists discovered her deafness was a treatable genetic illness. Now able to hear again, SOUND is a revealing, uplifting account of her rollercoaster journey.
◆ BALANCING ACTS is a fascinating account of the National Theatre by former Director NICHOLAS HYTNER. His descriptions are often hilarious, occasionally waspish, and always brilliantly insightful.