Wrong but wromantic
By Robert Winder - 12 February 12:00

England: the making of the myth

Maureen Duffy<em> Fourth Estate, 274pp, £13.99</em>

ISBN 1841151

Novel of the week
By Patricia Duncker - 12 February 12:00

The Love of Stones

Tobias Hill <em>Faber, 396pp, £9.99</em>

ISBN 0571194540

Crossed swords
By Amanda Craig - 12 February 12:00

Noughts and Crosses

Malorie Blackman <em>Doubleday, 446pp, £10.99</em>

ISBN 0385600089

Sink schools
By Ray Honeyford - 12 February 12:00

State Schools: new Labour and the Conservative legacy

Edited by Clyde Chitty and John Dunford <em>

Polly-Wally Doodle
By Mick Hume - 12 February 12:00

Did Things Get Better?

Polly Toynbee and David Walker <em>Penguin, 274pp, £6.99</em>

ISBN 014100

Social bandits
By Stephen Howe - 12 February 12:00

The Many-Headed Hydra: the hidden history of the revolutionary Atlantic

Peter Linebaugh and Marcus

Right on, sister
By Wendy Holden - 12 February 12:00

Four Blondes

Candace Bushnell <em>Abacus, 320pp, £6.99</em>

ISBN 034911403X

Novel of the week
By Vicky Hutchings - 05 February 12:00

An Obedient Father

Akhil Sharma <em> Faber, 282pp, £9.99</em>

ISBN 0571206735

Herculean labour
By Matthew Jennings - 05 February 12:00

The Hesperides Tree

Nicholas Mosley <em>Secker & Warburg, 312pp, 15.99</em>

ISBN 0436205483

Tasting the breeze
By Stephen Amidon - 05 February 12:00

The Body Artist

Don DeLillo <em>Picador, 124pp, £13.99</em>

ISBN 0330484958

Crime waves
By Nicola Upson - 05 February 12:00

Big Sky

Gareth Creer <em>Doubleday, 316pp, £9.99</em>

ISBN 0385602308

Voluntary Madness

Maiden aunt
By Lisa Allardice - 05 February 12:00

Jane Austen

Carol Shields<em> Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 208pp, £12.99</em>

ISBN 0297646192

Dim-wits
By Nicholas Fearn - 05 February 12:00

The Magical Universe: everyday ritual and magic in pre-modern Europe

Stephen Wilson <em>Hambledon

Self-positioning
By Kathryn Hughes - 29 January 12:00

The Island of Lost Maps: a true story of cartographic crime

Miles Harvey<em> Weidenfeld & Nicolson

The Tiger Woods of literature?
By Jason Cowley - 29 January 12:00

Commentary - Jason Cowley asks if Zadie Smith can ever repeat her first, astonishing success

Bio-madness
By Patricia Duncker - 29 January 12:00

The Bronte Myth

Lucasta Miller<em> Jonathan Cape, 335pp, £18.99</em>

ISBN 0224037455

Novel of the week
By Alison Woodhouse - 29 January 12:00

The Bay of Angels

Anita Brookner <em>Viking, 224pp, £16.99</em>

ISBN 0670896624

Arabs: the last Zionists
By Mark Mazower - 29 January 12:00

Sacred Landscape: the buried history of the Holy Land since 1948

Meron Benvenisti <em>University o

The dreaming
By James Hopkin - 29 January 12:00

Amaryllis Night and Day

Russell Hoban<em> Bloomsbury, 176pp, £9.99</em>

ISBN 0747552851

Out with the sprouts
By Henry Sheen - 22 January 12:00

Wittgenstein in Ireland

Richard Wall, translated by Martin Chalmers <em>Reaktion Books, 202pp, £1

Novel of the week
By Helen Haywood - 22 January 12:00

The Death of Vishnu

Manil Suri <em>Bloomsbury, 256pp, £16.99</em>

ISBN 0747552703

Working-class hero
By Adam Newey - 22 January 12:00

The Return

Andrei Platonov, translated by Robert Chandler et al <em>Harvill Press, 215pp, £9.99</e

The future is past
By Glyn Ford - 22 January 12:00

Ultra Nippon: how Japan reinvented football

Jonathan Birchall <em>Headline, 256pp, £16.99</em>

I

What, no Alastair Campbell?
By Hugo Barnacle - 22 January 12:00

Half in Love

Justin Cartwright <em>Sceptre, 309pp, £14.99</em>

ISBN 0340766298

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