We know. Looking at books online isn't as good as being able to pick them up in a bookshop.
You can't touch the cover. You can't flick through the pages. You can't get high on that great new book smell (or is that just us?)
But hey — at least you can read an extract. Here, we've given you a taste of the books on our list — enough to know if you like it (we're pretty sure you will), and if it's what you're looking for.
SPEED The 20th Olympic Games, Munich, West Germany, September…Read
The farm was thirty miles west of Wichita on the silty loam of southern…Read
Political correctness never really existed — at least, not in the way…Read
My lecture ended. The projector clicked off and the screen went…Read
On the day I took Anna Kayser to the insane asylum, I was first obliged…Read
Boo and I had come to know the West in a voyage of discovery that had…Read
I wasn’t sure what to wear to an all-day workshop on consensual…Read
I’m here already, in the bleak, awful hour on Dudley Flats in which the…Read
When dad died in 1984, on a hot Saturday night in February just before…Read
“Listen!” my son says. “Someone’s singing!” Gren’s been playing with…Read