July 2021: Non-fiction Previews

When is the right time to tell a story? In compiling these previews, I think about this question often, and not just when a twenty-something celebrity releases an autobiography. I find it astonishing that more than 75 years after the end of the Second World War, extraordinary untold stories of courage are still emerging, like that of Chaim Herzsman, whose derring-do in fleeing Nazi terror is related by his son John Carr in Escape From the Ghetto. And other remarkable stories merit telling more than once, like that of Beryl Gilroy, one of Britain’s “most significant post-war Caribbean migran...

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