My review of Alexander Master's Stuart: A Life Backwards is in Starmag today. Somehow the first paragraph got chopped off in the online version, so here it is:
Stuart Shorter (vagrant, alchoholic, drug user, petty criminal) is the kind of problem society would rather forget. Yet it's impossible not to warm to the man who emerges from Alexander Master's award-winning biography, and feel by the book's end that you've lost a very good friend.
Read the rest here.