A red card
By Iain Dale - 06 November 12:00

The Heart Beats on the Left

Oskar Lafontaine <em>Polity Press, 240pp, £45 hbk/£12.99 pbk</em>


Under the Soviet skin
By Oliver Ready - 23 October 13:00

Inside Stalin's Russia: the diaries of Reader Bullard 1930-1934

Edited by Julian and Margaret Bull

A man of many quotes
By Brenda Maddox - 23 October 13:00

Wordsworth: a life

Juliet Barker <em>Viking, 971pp, £25</em>

ISBN 067087213X

Wild thing
By Graham Bendel - 23 October 13:00


Mary Woronov<em> Serpent's Tail, 214pp, £13.99</em>

ISBN 1852426578

Sick society
By Mick Hume - 23 October 13:00

The Tyranny of Health: doctors and the regulation of lifestyle

Michael Fitzpatrick <em>Routledge,

Novel of the week
By Toby Mundy - 23 October 13:00

Black Cat

Martyn Bedford <em>Viking, 234pp, £9.99</em>

ISBN 0670879657

Scary monsters
By Hugo Barnacle - 23 October 13:00

Man, Beast and Zombie: what science can and cannot tell us about human nature

Kenan Malik <em>Weid

Road to nowhere
By Julian Keeling - 23 October 13:00

Bob Dylan: behind the shades

Clinton Heylin <em>Viking, 800pp, £20</em>

ISBN 0670885061

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

Romanticism and its Discontents

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

ISBN 0670892122

Novel of the week
By Nicola Upson - 04 September 13:00

Nineteen Seventy Seven

David Peace <em>Serpent's Tail, 342pp, £8.99</em>

ISBN 185242639X

Breaking rules
By Hugo Barnacle - 04 September 13:00

All Hail the New Puritans

Edited by Nicholas Blincoe and Matt Thorne <em>Fourth Estate, 204pp, £10

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>

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

Old news
By Anthony Howard - 21 August 13:00

That Was Satire That Was

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

ISBN 0575065885

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

Darwin wars
By Bryan Appleyard - 14 August 13:00

Alas, Poor Darwin: arguments against evolutionary psychology

Edited by Hilary Rose and Steven Rose

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