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

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

The lone wolf
By Anthony Howard - 25 March 12:00

Denis Healey: A Life in Our Times

Edward Pearce <em>Little, Brown, 634pp, £30</em>

ISBN 03168589

Grey romance
By Vicky Hutchings - 25 March 12:00

The Sex Life of My Aunt

Mavis Cheek <em>Faber and Faber, 282pp, £10.99</em>

ISBN 0571205089

The theatre of outrage
By Robert Winder - 25 March 12:00

A Season with Verona

Tim Parks <em>Secker & Warburg, 447pp, £16.99</em>

ISBN 0436275953

A great Englishman
By Edward Vaizey - 25 March 12:00

Ernest Bevin: A Biography

Alan Bullock <em>Politico's, 850pp, £30 </em>

ISBN 1902301854

Slow puncture
By Rachel Cooke - 25 March 12:00

My Lover's Lover

Maggie O'Farrell <I>Review, 322pp, £12.99

ISBN 0747271119

The skinhead
By Nigel Jones - 25 March 12:00


R J B Bosworth <em>Arnold, 584pp, £25</em>

ISBN 0340731443

Paperback reader
By Lisa Allardice - 25 March 12:00

Drowning Ruth

Christina Schwarz <em>Headline, 276pp, £5.99</em>

ISBN 0747264651

Novel of the week
By Hephzibah Anderson - 18 March 12:00

The Nanny Diaries

Nicola Kraus and Emma McLaughlin <em>Penguin, 320pp, £6.99</em>

ISBN 01410089

Colonised by words
By Adam Newey - 18 March 12:00

The Invasion Handbook

Tom Paulin <em>Faber and Faber, 197pp, £12.99</em>

ISBN 0571209157

A deranged exploration
By Martyn Bedford - 18 March 12:00

All the Devils are Here

David Seabrook <em>Granta, 179pp, £10</em>

ISBN 1862074836

Escape from fear
By Nicholas Fearn - 18 March 12:00

The Child that Books Built

Francis Spufford<em> Faber and Faber, 224pp, £12.99</em>

ISBN 0571191

Paperback reader
By Stephanie Smith - 18 March 12:00

The Drink and Dream Teahouse

Justin Hill <em>Phoenix, 324pp, £6.99</em>

ISBN 0752843966

Darkness visible. Reading Elizabeth Wurtzel has forced Charlotte Raven to confront the truth about her own struggle with depression
By Charlotte Raven - 18 March 12:00

More, Now, Again

Elizabeth Wurtzel <em>Virago Press, 333pp, £12.99</em>

ISBN 186049918X

Talking pictures
By Christopher Bray - 18 March 12:00

Hollywood: A Celebration

David Thomson <em>Dorling Kindersley, 640pp, £30</em>

ISBN 0751346292

Stephen Howe
By Stephen Howe - 18 March 12:00

Islam's Black Slaves: A History of Africa's Other Black Diaspora

Ronald Segal <em>Atlantic Books,

The big man
By Graham Boynton - 11 March 12:00

Degrees in Violence: Robert Mugabe and the struggle for power in Zimbabwe

David Blair<em> Continuu