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Family Tree, a short story by Sarah Franklin

That first night home, when I had to sleep in the bunk bed all on my own, I couldn’t go into our bedroom.I didn’t want to say anything that was going to make Mum cry harder, or Dad turn away.But I really didn’t know how I was going to sleep…

Denise Welch: My six best books

LITTLE WOMEN by Louisa May Alcott Puffin, £9.99This portrayed an idyllic life of which I knew nothing and I wanted to be part of the world of the four sisters. I was quite a girly girl but I was drawn to Jo, the tomboy, and I remember…

Before We Met, a short story by Heidi Perks

Before we met I hated you, though I guess it was inevitable.I used to stare at my reflection and wonder if your tummy bulged over your waistband the way mine did.Or if you too had creases etched across your forehead and your eyes looked…

Book review: Are You Smarter Than a Chimpanzee?

If the plate with five fish was chosen, the sea lion was rewarded with only two fish to eat. However, if it chose the plate of two fish, then it would be rewarded with five fish.Not only did the sea lion learn which plate to choose but it…

Henry Blofeld: My six best books

HENRY BLOFELD, 78, known as “Blowers”, was a much-loved cricket commentator until his retirement last year from BBC Radio’s Test Match Special. His 78 Retired tour starts on September 1. henryblofeld.co.uk

World War II At Sea review

Craig L Symonds has produced a magisterial volume covering the conflict at sea.All the major events you would associate with the seas and oceans are here – Dunkirk, Pearl Harbor, Battle of the Atlantic, Scapa Flow (why did the crew of U47…

Aggie MacKenzie: My six best books

FRESH INDIA by Meera Sodha Fig Tree, £20I’m not a vegetarian but these recipes are gorgeous. The flavours are delicious but quite complex which is what makes it so interesting. When I’m cooking for vegetarians, this is one I always go to.LA…

The Accident, a short story by Luke Tredget

GETTYLuke Tredget’s novel Kismet (Faber & Faber, £12.99) is out now.Gradually the sky turns a brilliant yellow and it occurs to her to look at the gift once more before leaving for the factory.This is a dangerous idea:…

Jimmy Doherty: My six best books

The Farming Ladder by G HendersonAn old book that was an inspiration when I was setting up the farm.It's the story of two brothers who took over a chicken farm while the farmer went to war.When he returned they handed over a bag of…