I travel
By Will Self - 22 November 12:00

On Holiday: A History of Vacationing

Orvar Lofgren <em>University of California Press, 370pp, £18.

Novel of the week
By James Hopkin - 22 November 12:00

Angelica's Grotto

Russell Hoban <em>Bloomsbury, 271pp, £10</em>

ISBN 0747546118

Rackety life
By Michael Slater - 22 November 12:00


D J Taylor <em>Chatto & Windus, 494pp, £25</em>

ISBN 0701162317

Novel of the week
By Toby Mundy - 15 November 12:00

Sudden Times

Dermot Healy <em>Harvill, 342pp, £15.99</em>

ISBN 1860466729

Agents Orange
By John Colvin - 15 November 12:00

Jacobite Spy Wars: Moles, Rogues and Treachery

Hugh Douglas <em>Sutton Publishing, 288pp, £19.99</

Just deserts
By Ben Rogers - 15 November 12:00

Development as Freedom

Amartya Sen <em>Oxford University Press, 366pp, £17.99</em>

ISBN 03754061

An excellent hater
By John Dugdale - 15 November 12:00

It Seemed Like a Good Idea at the Time

Michael Grade<em> Macmillan, 432pp, £20</em>

ISBN 0333712

Intimate encounters
By Scott Reyburn - 15 November 12:00

South of the Border, West of the Sun

Haruki Murakami <em>Harvill, 187pp, £9.99</em>

ISBN 1860465

Back in print
By Henry Hitchings - 08 November 12:00

The Unfortunates

B S Johnson <em>Picador, £18.99</em>

ISBN 0330353292

Pukka Stalinist
By Stephen Howe - 08 November 12:00

The Vices of Integrity: E H Carr, 1892-1982

Jonathan Haslam <em>Verso, 240pp, £25</em>

ISBN 1859

Useful Idiots
By Francis Gilbert - 08 November 12:00

Under the Red Flag: A History of Communism in Britain

Keith Laybourn & Dylan Murphy <em>Sutton Pub

Apples and pears
By Nicola Upson - 08 November 12:00

My East End: A History of Cockney London

Gilda O'Neill <em>Viking, 322pp, £16.99</em>

ISBN 06708

Novel of the week
By James Urquhart - 08 November 12:00

A Good Place To Die

James Buchan <em>Harvill, 320pp, £16.99</em>

ISBN 1860466478

A debt to pleasure
By Bee Wilson - 08 November 12:00

The Oxford Companion to Food

Alan Davidson <em>Oxford University Press, 892pp, £40</em>


The do Ron, Ron
By Albert Scardino - 08 November 12:00

Dutch: A Memoir of Ronald Reagan

Edmund Morris <em>HarperCollins, 874pp, £24.99</em>

ISBN 000217

Gay pride
By Andrew Biswell - 01 November 12:00

Gore Vidal: A Biography

Fred Kaplan <em>Bloomsbury, 850pp, £25</em>

ISBN 0747546711

Oh, come on, Dave
By James Hopkin - 01 November 12:00

Home Truths

David Lodge <em>Secker & Warburg , 115pp, £8.99</em>

ISBN 0436205246

The longest journey
By John Hickman - 01 November 12:00

Between Extremes: A Journey Beyond Imagination

Brian Keenan and John McCarthy <em>Bantam, 345pp, £

Novel of the week
By Martyn Bedford - 01 November 12:00

All Quiet on the Orient Express

Magnus Mills <em>Flamingo, 211pp, £9.99</em>

ISBN 0002259060

Pity the boys
By Rebecca Abrams - 01 November 12:00

Stiffed: The Betrayal of Modern Man

Susan Faludi <em>Chatto & Windus, 662pp, £15</em>

ISBN 07011

Fight the power
By Henry Hitchings - 01 November 12:00

I'm a Little Special: A Muhammad Ali Reader

Gerald Early <em>Yellow Jersey Press, 299pp, £8</em>

Back-street evangelist
By Bernard Crick - 25 October 13:00

Blood and Fire: William and Catharine Booth and their Salvation Army

Roy Hattersley <em>Little, Br

Chinese takeaway
By Henry Sheen - 25 October 13:00

The Search for the Panchen Lama

Isabel Hilton <em>Viking, 335pp, £20</em>

ISBN 0670861413

Into the quicksand
By Frank McLynn - 25 October 13:00

Ploughing the Sand: British Rule in Palestine 1917-1948

Naomi Shepherd <em>John Murray, 290pp, £20

Barking mad
By Nicholas Lezard - 25 October 13:00

Reigning Cats and Dogs

Katherine MacDonogh <em>Fourth Estate, 304pp, £15</em>

ISBN 1857025954

Clotted heart
By Michael Leapman - 25 October 13:00

The Remorseful Day

Colin Dexter <em>Macmillan, 374pp, £16.99</em>

ISBN 033376157X