|01||A Thousand Splendid Suns||20080725|
Cherie Blair presents Khaled Hosseini's powerful portrait of female suffering under the Taliban in a Thousand Splendid Suns.
Laurence Llewelyn-bowen immerses himself in the doomed fortunes of the Flyte family in Evelyn Waugh's Brideshead Revisited.
|03||On The Road||20080808|
Vic Reeves chooses On the Road, Jack Kerouac's legendary account of a frenzied, liberating drive across America.
Kathy Lette delves into William Makepeace Thackeray's epic, Vanity Fair, a satirical picture of High Society at the dawn of the 19th century, set against the backdrop of the Battle of Waterloo.
|05||A Man In Full||20080822|
Mel Smith delves into a work by one of America's masters of fiction - A Man in Full by Tom Wolfe
|06 LAST||Treasure Isalnd||20080905|
Alex James sets off on a fantastic adventure with young Jim Hawkins and the ruthless pirate, Long John Silver, in Robert Louis Stevenson's Treasure Island.