"A subtle, delicately nuanced, impassioned, courageous, elegantly formulated and far-reaching examination of the state of our ailing nation" (Geoff Dyer Observer
"A vivid and sensitive writer...clever, engaging and palpably sincere" (Spectator
"This outstanding book works on one level as cultural commentary ... Anthony's book skilfully interweaves autobiography with cultural and political commentary. It is sparely written, frequently affecting, and his judgements are morally sane and sensible" (Sunday Telegraph
"A timely, pertinent and brilliantly argued book" (Nick Hornby)
"Beautifully written, illuminating and moving" (Roy Liddle Sunday Times Best Books of 2007
`Anthony certainly succeeds at his stated intention, which is to lead the way towards more open debate. Precise and ruthless, he smokes out left-wing hypocrisy on all sides'.
`a brave, insightful and superbly argued book'
One of the most controversial books of recent years, The Fallout
forces us to re-examine all
About the Author
Andrew Anthony is a feature writer and investigative journalist. He has written for the Observer
since 1993, and also writes for the Guardian
and the Saturday Telegraph
. His features cover a wide range of subjects: politics, crime, sport, literature, TV and popular culture.