Sunday 23 May 1999
Below-par McEwan finds favour
2 The Last Continent Terry Pratchett/Corgi pounds 5.99
Wizards find themselves Down Under in Discworld
3 About A Boy Nick Hornby/Indigo pounds 6.99
Feckless male makes friends with fatherless lad
4 Tara Road Maeve Binchy/Orion pounds 6.99
House swap leads to romantic tangles
5 Proms Guide 1999 BBC pounds 4.50
What's on at the Royal Albert Hall
6 Ralph's Party Lisa Jewell/Penguin pounds 5.99
Inhabitants of London house mix and match emotionally
7 Internet: Rough Guide Angus J Kennedy/Rough Guides pounds 5.99
The unspoilt beaches of cyberspace
8 Stalingrad Anthony Beavor/Penguin pounds 12.99
The grim tale of the desperate battle for a city
9 Captain Corelli's Mandolin Louis de Bernieres/Vintage pounds 6.99
Strangely uneven, yet strangely captivating
10 The Grown-Ups' Book of Books Headline/pounds 1.00
Snippets from recent books, introduced by Vanessa Feltz
TVJamie's Sugar Rush reveal's campaigning chef's new foe
Arts & Ents blogs
- 1 What marriage would look like if we actually followed the Bible
- 2 President Obama leaves touching comment on Humans of New York photo from Iran
- 3 If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don't change Europe's attitude to refugees, what will?
- 4 The Chinese city where men have 'three girlfriends because there are so many women'
- 5 'Heartbreaking' Syria orphan photo wasn't taken in Syria and not of orphan
The Gamechangers trailer: Daniel Radcliffe stars in GTA movie
Star Wars: New action dolls launched on Force Friday ahead of The Force Awakens release
Ricki And The Flash, film review: Meryl Streep's rock'n'roll creation steals the show
Joan Aiken: Today's Google Doodle celebrates life of British fantasy novelist
Photographer captures the beauty and intensity of his girlfriend giving birth at home
Britain to take more refugees as Cameron bows to pressure after more than 250,000 back our campaign
Senior British politicians tell David Cameron: When dead children are being washed up on beaches – it's time to act
Jeremy Corbyn calls Osama bin Laden's killing a 'tragedy' - but was it taken out of context?
If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don't change Europe's attitude to refugees, what will?
If you're not already angry about the refugee crisis, here's a history lesson to remind you why you really should be
Refugees welcome: More than 250,000 sign Independent petition calling for Britain to 'take its fair share'