Saturday 30 September 1995
2. Notes from a Small Island by Bill Bryson (Doubleday, pounds 15.99)
3. Enigma by Robert Harris (Hutchinson, pounds 15.99)
4. A Test of Time: the Bible from Myth to History by David Rohl
5. Granchester Grind by Tom Sharpe (Deutsch, pounds 14.99)
6. The Moor's Last Sigh by Salman Rushdie (Cape, pounds 15.99)
7. Rose Madder by Stephen King (Hodder, pounds 16.99)
8. The One That Got Away by Chris Ryan (Century, pounds 14.99)
9. Summer Collection by Delia Smith (BBC Books, pounds 14.99)
10. Coming Home by Rosamund Pilcher (Hodder, pounds 16.99
Hidden Lives: A Family Memoir by Margaret Forster (Viking, pounds 16). Women's history brought to life via three generations of the author's family. Full of treasures.
The Faber Book of Science edited by John Carey (Faber, pounds 17.50). The Oxford English professor shows that scientific literature can be as creative as fiction in this stunning anthology.
The Redress of Poetry: Oxford Lectures by Seamus Heaney (Faber, pounds 15.99). The best lectures by an Oxford Professor of Poetry since WH Auden's 40 years ago.
Testaments Betrayed by Milan Kundera (Faber, pounds 16.99). Dazzling collection of thoughts on Western literature. A masterpiece.
The Virago Book of Women Gardeners edited by Deborah Kellaway (Virago, pounds 16.99). Gloriously fertile compendium full of witty, entertaining snippets.
Blake by Peter Ackroyd (Sinclair-Stevenson, pounds 20). Magisterial portrait of the poet-artist as a Cockney visionary and religious radical.
Robin Thicke admits he didn't write 'Blurred Lines'music
Review: Cilla, ITV TV
Arts & Ents blogs
- 1 Scottish referendum: So how about the English now being given a chance to split from England?
- 2 London council removes 'unacceptable' Stamford Hill posters telling women which side of the road to walk down
- 3 Kim Kardashian 'nude pictures' leaked on 4chan in new celebrity hacking attack weeks after Jennifer Lawrence scandal
- 4 Matthew Miller: American sentenced to hard labour in North Korea 'wanted to be Snowden II'
- 5 Iranian blogger found guilty of insulting Prophet Mohammad on Facebook sentenced to death
Jennifer Lopez and Iggy Azalea's 'Booty' music video is just a load of butts
Friends 20th anniversary: Alison Jackson photographs reunited cast
The Beatles biographer reveals exclusive original manuscripts of some of the best pop songs ever written
Friends 20th anniversary: The highs and lows of the cast's careers since 2004
Friends 20th anniversary: Six things we wouldn't have without influential comedy series
Scottish independence referendum: A nation divided against itself
Scottish referendum results: Cross-party consensus collapses amid Tory-Labour spat on the 'English question'
Scottish independence: David Cameron is becoming the 'George Bush of Britain'
Russia freezes Ukraine into submission: Kiev admits country doesn't have enough fuel for winter
Archbishop of Canterbury admits doubts about existence of God
Portuguese academic says British are 'filthy, violent and drunk'