Paperback reader
By Lisa Allardice - 15 April 13:00

Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress

Dai Sijie <em>Vintage, 172pp, £6.99</em>

ISBN 00992864

Male obsessions
By Julian Keeling - 15 April 13:00

The Escape Artist: Life from the saddle

Matt Seaton <em>Fourth Estate, 186pp, £14.99</em>

ISBN

The New Statesman Essay - Inside the pressure cooker
By John Sutherland - 15 April 13:00

John Sutherlandon the fury and bitchiness of the London literary world

A vision of hell
By Johann Hari - 15 April 13:00

A Guide to the End of the World: Everything you never wanted to know

Bill McGuire <em>Oxford Unive

No surrender
By Francis Maude - 15 April 13:00

Statecraft: Strategies for a Changing World

Margaret Thatcher <em>HarperCollins, 486pp, £25</em>

Resurrecting the past
By Helena Drysdale - 15 April 13:00

The Wreck at Sharpnose Point

Jeremy Seal <em>Picador, 320pp, £15.99</em>

ISBN 033037463X

School-marm murders
By Hugo Barnacle - 15 April 13:00

Hatchett and Lycett

Nigel Williams <em>Viking, 429pp, £10.99</em>

ISBN 0670912557

Speaking in tongues
By Kathryn Hughes - 15 April 13:00

Language In Danger: How Language Loss Threatens Our Future

Andrew Dalby <em>Allen Lane, The Pengui

Paperback reader
By Alex Gibbons - 08 April 13:00

The Tipping Point

Malcolm Gladwell <em>Abacus, 279pp, £7.99</em>

ISBN 0349113467

Better than nothing
By Antonia Fraser - 08 April 13:00

Heaven: A Traveller's Guide to the Undiscovered Country

Peter Stanford <em>Harpercollins, 384pp,

The end of the affair
By Johann Hari - 08 April 13:00

The Truth of Power: Intellectual Affairs in The Clinton White House

Benjamin R Barber <em>W W Nor

Towards utopia
By Philip Collins - 08 April 13:00

The Imagined World Made Real: towards a natural science of culture

Henry Plotkin <em>Allen Lane, T

Novel of the week
By Lisa Allardice - 08 April 13:00

The Impressionist

Hari Kunzru <em>Hamish Hamilton, 496pp, £12.99</em>

ISBN 0241141699

Counterblast to grief
By Adam Newey - 08 April 13:00

Slow Air

Robin Robertson <em>Picador, 62pp, £7.99</em>

ISBN 0330488805

Lost in the funhouse
By Francis Gilbert - 08 April 13:00

Salamander

Thomas Wharton <em>Flamingo</em>, <em>368pp, 15.99</em>

ISBN 0007128649

Ken Loach in Bollywood
By Maureen Freely - 08 April 13:00

Family Matters

Rohinton Mistry <em>Faber and Faber, 352pp, £16.99</em>

ISBN 0571194273

Man without a party
By Robert Taylor - 08 April 13:00

The Cripps Version: The Life of Sir Stafford Cripps

Peter Clarke <em>Allen Lane, The Penguin Press

History as farce
By Nicholas Blincoe - 01 April 13:00

Any Human Heart

William Boyd <em>Hamish Hamilton, 504pp, £17.99</em>

ISBN 024114177X

Trust no one
By Mick Hume - 01 April 13:00

The Best Democracy Money Can Buy

Greg Palast <em>Pluto Press, 211pp, £18.99</em>

ISBN 0745318460

Paperback reader
By Alex Gibbons - 01 April 13:00

The master of rain

Tom Bradby <em>Bantam Press, 479pp, £9.99</em>

ISBN 0593048164

Mutant pulp
By John King - 01 April 13:00

69 Things To Do With A Dead Princess

Stewart Home <em>Canongate, 182pp, £9.99</em>

ISBN 18419518

Resistanceballs
By Frank McLynn - 01 April 13:00

Marianne In Chains: In Search of the German Occupation 1940-45

Robert Gildea <em>Macmillan, 524pp,

An empty room
By Hugo Barnacle - 01 April 13:00

The Mulberry Empire

Philip Hensher <em>Flamingo, 538pp, £17.99</em>

ISBN 0007112262

Pilgrim's progress
By William Cook - 01 April 13:00

Even in our godless age, spiritual journeys are as important as they were six hundred years ago, whe

Novel of the week
By Matt Thorne - 01 April 13:00

Coming soon ! ! !

John Barth <em>Atlantic Books, 396pp, £14.99</em>

ISBN 1903809460

A passionate partisan. Robert Potts on the late Ian Hamilton, influential voice of a critical generation
By Robert Potts - 01 April 13:00

Against Oblivion: some lives of the 20th century poets

Ian Hamilton<em> Viking, 320pp, £20</em>

Novel of the week
By Sebastian Shakespeare - 25 March 12:00

The Feast of the Goat

Mario Vargas Llosa <em>Faber and Faber, 404pp, £16.99</em>

ISBN 057120771

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