If not now, when
By Philip Zeigler - 15 May 13:00

The Iron Wall: Israel and the Arab World

Avi Shlaim <em>Allen Lane The Penguin Press, 688pp, £25</

Game boy
By Nicholas Blincoe - 15 May 13:00

Trigger Happy: the aesthetics of videogames

Steven Poole <em>Fourth Estate, 256pp, £12</em>


The white witch
By Ilyse Kusnetz - 15 May 13:00

Commentary - More research degrees are written on Angela Carter than on any other writer.Ilyse Kusne

Identity crisis
By Peregrine Worsthorne - 08 May 13:00

Who Do We Think We Are? creating the new Britain

Yasmin Alibhai-Brown <em>Allen Lane, The Penguin

Back in print
By Darcus Howe - 08 May 13:00

Beyond a Boundary

C L R James <em>Serpents Tail, 267pp, £7.99</em>

ISBN 1852427329

Novel of the week
By Toby Mundy - 08 May 13:00

Human Punk

John King <em>Cape, 345pp, £10</em>

ISBN 0224060481

Murphy's Law
By John Cole - 08 May 13:00


Henry McDonald <em>Bloomsbury, 342pp, £16.99</em>

ISBN 0747544522

Attila the Hen
By Malcolm Rifkind - 08 May 13:00

Margaret Thatcher: Vol 1, 1925-79

John Campbell <em>Jonathan Cape, 512pp, £25</em>

ISBN 02240409

Clinton's complaint
By Tim Adams - 08 May 13:00

The Human Stain

Philip Roth<em> Jonathan Cape, 368pp, £16.99</em>

ISBN 0224060902

The virgin queen
By Michele Roberts - 08 May 13:00

Joan of Arc

Mary Gordon <em>Weidenfeld & Nicoloson, 168pp, £12.99</em>

ISBN 0670885371

Sri Lankan skeletons
By Rachel Cusk - 08 May 13:00

Anil's Ghost

Michael Ondaatje<em> Bloomsbury, 256pp, £16.99</em>

ISBN 074754865

White man's burden
By Richard Gott - 01 May 13:00

Deliver Us from Evil: warlords and peacekeepers in a world of endless conflict

William Shawcross <

Commentary - Hating bookshops
By James Hopkin - 01 May 13:00

James Hopkin talks to the maverick publisher Matthew Miller

Back to basics
By Rowan Pelling - 01 May 13:00

The Clematis Tree

Ann Widdecombe <em>Orion, 288pp, £9.99</em>

ISBN 0297645722

Fiction of the week
By Hugo Barnacle - 01 May 13:00

Dream Stuff

David Malouf <em>Chatto & Windus, 185pp, £14.99</em>

ISBN 0701169427

Bloody hell
By Maurice Walsh - 01 May 13:00

Those Are Real Bullets, Aren't They?

Peter Pringle and Philip Jacobson <em>4th Estate, 310pp, £12.

Ringside seat
By Steve Richards - 01 May 13:00

A Ringside Seat: the autobiography

Michael Brunson <em>Hodder & Stoughton, 370pp, £18.99</em>


You want God?
By Julian Keeling - 24 April 13:00

City of God

E L Doctorow <em>Little, Brown 272pp, £15.99</em>

ISBN 0375408169

By Peregrine Worsthorne - 24 April 13:00

The Super-Rich

Stephen Haseler <em>Macmillan Press, pp232, £16.99</em>

ISBN 0333764293

India - First-class traveller
By Laura Roychowdhury - 24 April 13:00

India: A History

John Keay <em>HarperCollins, 576pp, £24.99</em>

ISBN 0002557177

Abominable no-men
By Christopher Huhne - 24 April 13:00

The Secret Treasury: how Britain's economy is really run

David Lipsey <em>Viking, 278pp, £20</em>

Novel of the week
By John Lloyd - 24 April 13:00


Viktor Pelevin <em>Faber, 250pp, £9.99</em>

ISBN 0571202470

Back in print
By William Cook - 17 April 13:00

The Devil's Tinderbox: Dresden 1945

Alexander McKee <em>Souvenir Press, 334pp, £12.99</em>


Novel of the week
By Hugo Barnacle - 17 April 13:00

When I Lived in Modern Times

Linda Grant <em>Granta, 261pp, £15.99</em>

ISBN 1862073341

The Blair kitsch project
By Tariq Ali - 17 April 13:00

A Century of Labour

Keith Laybourn <em>Sutton Publishing, 224pp, £20</em>

ISBN 0750923059


Life studies
By Lisa Allardice - 17 April 13:00

Ariel's Gift: Ted Hughes, Sylvia Plath and the story of birthday letters

Erica Wagner <em>Faber &