Union city blues
By Tom Nairn - 04 September 13:00

Claiming Scotland: national identity and liberal culture

Jonathan Hearn <em>Polygon at Edinburgh,

How the dead live
By Matthew Jennings - 04 September 13:00

Going Gently

David Nobbs <em>Heinemann, 412pp, £15.99</em>

ISBN 0434007846

Simply true
By Toby Mundy - 04 September 13:00

Call If You Need Me: the uncollected fiction and prose

Raymond Carver <em>Harvill, 312pp, £15</em>

Feel the detail
By Kathryn Hughes - 04 September 13:00

Romanticism and its Discontents

Anita Brookner <em>Viking, 198pp, £25</em>

ISBN 0670892122

Clean mac brigade
By Robert Winder - 28 August 13:00

Holistic Revolution

Edited by William Bloom <em>Allen Lane, 416pp, £18.99</em>

ISBN 0713994215

A draught of vintage
By Jonathan Ray - 28 August 13:00

A Short History of Wine

Rod Phillips <em>Allen Lane, The Penguin Press, 416pp, £21</em>

ISBN 071

Novel of the week
By Elizabeth Young - 28 August 13:00


J T LeRoy <em>Bloomsbury, 166pp, £6.99</em>

ISBN 0747549281

Rumble in the jungle
By Michael Barrett - 28 August 13:00

In the Footsteps of Mr Kurtz: living on the brink of disaster in the Congo

Michela Wrong <em>Fourt

A Laboured death
By James Harkin - 21 August 13:00

A Sympathetic Hanging

Nigel Farndale <em>Quartet, 240pp, £10</em>

ISBN 0704381419

Latin fever
By Maurice Walsh - 21 August 13:00

Magical Urbanism: Latinos reinvent the US big City

Mike Davis <em>Verso, 193pp, £12</em>


The longest journey
By Henry Sheen - 21 August 13:00

Yellow Fever: the dark heart of the Tour de France

Jeremy Whittle <em>Headline, 307pp, £6.99</em>

Novel of the week
By James Hopkin - 21 August 13:00

In a Dark Wood

Amanda Craig <em>Fourth Estate, 276pp, £14.99</em>

ISBN 1857026829

Old news
By Anthony Howard - 21 August 13:00

That Was Satire That Was

Humphrey Carpenter <em>Victor Gollancz, 320pp, £20</em>

ISBN 0575065885

Book of life
By Kathryn Hughes - 14 August 13:00


Diana Athill <em>Granta Books, 256pp, £12.99</em>

ISBN 1862073880

Sixties spirit
By Peregrine Worsthorne - 14 August 13:00

Promise of a Dream: remembering the Sixties

Sheila Rowbotham <em>Allen Lane, The Penguin Press, 26

Darwin wars
By Bryan Appleyard - 14 August 13:00

Alas, Poor Darwin: arguments against evolutionary psychology

Edited by Hilary Rose and Steven Rose

Killings in Kashmir
By Victoria Schofield - 07 August 13:00

Soldier Sahibs: the men who made the North-West Frontier

Charles Allen <em>John Murray, 368pp, £22

African dream
By Richard Canning - 07 August 13:00

Desert Divers

Sven Lindqvist <em>Granta, 192pp, £8.99</em>

ISBN 1862073597

Boy's own
By Stephen Howe - 07 August 13:00

Me Against My Brother: at war in Somalia, Sudan and Rwanda

Scott Peterson <em>Routledge, 256pp, £1

Telling tales
By Charlie Whelan - 07 August 13:00

Second Term: a story of spin, sabotage and seduction

Simon Walters<em> Politico's, 399pp, £16.99</

Novel of the week
By Hugo Barnacle - 07 August 13:00

Love, etc

Julian Barnes <em>Cape, 250pp, £15.99</em>

ISBN 0224065297

In the name of God, go. Labour is too eager to prostrate itself before the throne. Nick Cohen on why Britain will never be a true democracy while a monarch reigns
By Nick Cohen - 07 August 13:00

The Republic of Britain: 1760 to the Present

Frank Prochaska <em>Penguin, 293pp, £20 </em>


Potted history
By Julian Keeling - 31 July 13:00

Pickled, Potted and Canned: the story of food preserving

Sue Shephard<em> Headline, 358pp, £15.99<

Crime waves
By Nicola Upson - 31 July 13:00

A Shadow of Myself

Mike Phillips <em>HarperCollins, 321pp, £16.99 </em>

ISBN 0002326671


Resurrecting the Third Republic. Who was Jean Moulin? Will Self unravels the myths enshrouding the elusive hero of the French resistance
By Will Self - 31 July 13:00

The death of Jean Moulin: biography of a ghost

Patrick Marnham <em>John Murray, 290pp, £20 </em>

Cause for celebration?
By Stephen Brown - 31 July 13:00

The Celebration Chronicles: life, liberty and the pursuit of property value in Disney's new town