Books by Patrick French

INDIA by Patrick French
Released: June 10, 2011

"A perfectly chaotic encapsulation of Indian government, economy and social life."
A rollicking, ambitious journey through Indian history and mores from a keen English journalist and National Book Critics Circle Award winner. Read full book review >
Released: Nov. 7, 2008

"Eloquent and scholarly evidence that—no surprise—great writers need not be moral exemplars."
Biography of the 2001 Nobel laureate assesses with equal acuity his creative accomplishments and profound character flaws. Read full book review >
Released: Oct. 21, 2003

"First-rate reporting, sometimes alarming and always informative, from a writer whose heart instructs his mind and animates his pen. (3 maps)"
After extensive travel in the varied landscapes of Tibet, British journalist French (Liberty or Death, 1997, etc.) concludes that no freedom can come to this fabled land until liberty first invades and then pervades China. Read full book review >