Our man at the front
By Nicolas Fearn - 19 June 13:00

The First Casualty

Phillip Knightley <em>Prion, 526pp, £12</em>

ISBN 1853753769

Among the proles
By Andrew Martin - 19 June 13:00

Class in Britain

David Cannadine<em> Penguin, 272pp, £7.99</em>

ISBN 0140249540

Love letters
By Nicola Upson - 19 June 13:00

To the Lighthouse; The Waves; Orlando

Jeanette Winterson and Margaret Reynolds (eds) <em>Vintage,

Poet of apprehension. In the latest in his occasional series of reappraisals, John Gray rereads Patricia Highsmith
By John Gray - 19 June 13:00

The Talented Mr Ripley

Patricia Highsmith <em>Vintage, 248pp, £6.99</em>

ISBN 0099282879


Last man
By Jason Cowley - 19 June 13:00

The Broken Estate

James Wood <em>Vintage, 318pp, £12.50</em>

ISBN 0712665579

Marvellous boy
By Henry Sheen - 12 June 13:00

Mozart: a cultural biography

Robert W Gutman <em>Secker & Warburg, 839pp, £25</em>

ISBN 04362749

Community living
By Geoffrey Wheatcroft - 12 June 13:00

On the Other Hand

Chaim Bermant <em>Robson Books, 256pp, £18.95</em>

ISBN 1861053096

History lesson
By Miranda Seymour - 12 June 13:00

The Biographer's Tale

A S Byatt <em>Chatto & Windus, 265pp, £15.99</em>

ISBN 0701169451

Commentary - In search of a title
By Scott Reyburn - 12 June 13:00

Scott Reyburn on the glorious indecision of Marcel Proust

School for scandal
By Francis Beckett - 12 June 13:00

Reclaiming Education

James Tooley <em>Cassell, 264pp, £12.99</em>

ISBN 0304705675

Word of mouth
By Terence Hawkes - 12 June 13:00

Shakespeare's Language

Frank Kermode <em>The Penguin Press, 309pp, £20</em>

ISBN 0713993782

Mixed blessings
By Cressida Connolly - 05 June 13:00

Diamond Dust

Anita Desai <em>Chatto & Windus, 224pp, £12.99</em>

ISBN 0701169001

Tainted love
By Graham Bendel - 05 June 13:00


L E Usher<em> Quartet, 197pp, £10</em>

ISBN 0704381214

The human factor
By Bryan Appleyard - 05 June 13:00

The Private Life of the Brain

Susan A Greenfield <em>Penguin, 249pp, £18.99</em>

ISBN 0713991925

Keeping time
By Henry Sheen - 05 June 13:00

Piano Roles: three hundred years of life with the piano

James Parakilas et al <em>Yale University

Feeling groovy
By Julian Keeling - 05 June 13:00


Andrew Loog Oldham <em>Secker & Warburg, 374pp, £16.99</em>

ISBN 0436288664

Novel of the week
By Elaine Showalter - 05 June 13:00

In America

Susan Sontag <em>Cape, 387pp, £16.99</em>

ISBN 022404091X

Lost cause
By Nicholas Fearn - 05 June 13:00

The Collaborator: the trial and execution of Robert Brasillach

Alice Kaplan <em>University of Chic

Into the groove
By Martyn Bedford - 29 May 13:00

Needle in the Groove

Jeff Noon <em>Anchor, 287pp, £9.99</em>

ISBN 1862300917

Pixel Juice

Girlfriend in a coma
By Lisa Allardice - 29 May 13:00

After You'd Gone

Maggie O'Farrell <em>Review, 372pp, £12.99</em>

ISBN 0747271100

Blonde ambition
By Hugo Barnacle - 29 May 13:00

To the Hermitage

Malcolm Bradbury <em>Picador, 498pp, £16</em>

ISBN 0330376624

Crime Waves
By Nicola Upson - 29 May 13:00

Walkin' the Dog

Walter Mosley <em>Serpent's Tail, 260pp £14.99</em>

ISBN 1852426500

A Gat

Lost girl
By Rebecca Abrams - 29 May 13:00

The Sappho Companion

Margaret Reynolds <em>Chatto & Windus, 422pp, £25</em>

ISBN 0701165863

Talk show
By Tim Teeman - 29 May 13:00

Normal Girl

Molly Jong-Fast <em>Sceptre, 320pp £10</em>

ISBN 0340748109

By Toby Mundy - 29 May 13:00

Martin Bauman

David Leavitt <em>Little, Brown, 466pp, £16.99</em>

ISBN 0316853658

School report
By Francis Gilbert - 29 May 13:00

The Learning Game: a teacher's inspirational story

Jonathan Smith <em>Little, Brown, 252pp, £14.99