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

Marvellous boy
By Henry Sheen - 12 June 13:00

Mozart: a cultural biography

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

ISBN 04362749

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

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

Back in print
By Mark Mazower - 15 May 13:00

The Balkans Since 1453

L S Stavrianos <em>C Hurst, 970pp, £19.50</em>

ISBN 1850655510

Golf dreams
By Julian Keeling - 15 May 13:00

Golf and the Spirit: lessons for the journey

M Scott Peck <em>Simon & Shuster, 326pp, £14.99</em>

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

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>


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 <

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 &