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Ian McEwan

Nutshell

Trudy has betrayed her husband, John. She’s still in the marital home – a dilapidated, priceless London townhouse – but not with John. Instead, she’s with his brother, the profoundly banal Claude, and the two of them have a plan. But there is a witness to their plot: the inquisitive, nine-month-old resident of Trudy’s womb. Told from a perspective unlike any other, Nutshell is a classic tale of murder and deceit from one of the world’s master storytellers. Read more […]

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Don DeLillo

Zero K

The wisest, richest, funniest, and most moving novel in years from Don DeLillo, one of the […]

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Kate Tempest

The Bricks that Built the Houses

Award-winning poet and rapper Kate Tempest’s electrifying debut novel takes us into the beating heart of […]

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Enno Reins

Showdown

Für seine Frau Chumani war Eike Wolfen, ein ehemaliger Kommissar der Berliner Mordkommission, in die amerikanische […]

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Lisa Owens

Not Working

Claire Flannery has quit her job in order to discover her true vocation – only to […]

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Anne Tyler

Vinegar Girl

William Shakespeare’s THE TAMING OF THE SHREW retold. Kate Battista is feeling stuck. How did she […]

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Joanna Kavenna

A Field Guide to Reality

A conceptual tour de force and a satire of pseudo-philosophy and literary devices, from the brilliantly […]

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Adam Haslett

Imagine Me Gone

A sweeping American drama about the long legacy of mental illness, the bonds of kinship, and […]

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Bill Bryson

The Road to Little Dribbling

Bill Bryson’s first travel book for fifteen years – a brand new journey around Britain. Once […]

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A Slanting of the Sun

An old man looks into the fearful eyes of a burglar left to guard him while […]

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The White Road

‘Other things in the world are white but for me porcelain comes first’ A handful of […]

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John Irving

Avenue of Mysteries

John Irving returns to the themes that established him as one of our most admired and […]

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Marilynne Robinson

The Givenness of Things

The spirit of our times can appear to be one of joyless urgency. As a culture […]

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Peter Swanson

The Kind Worth Killing

Delayed in London, Ted Severson meets a woman at the airport bar. Over cocktails they tell […]

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Aravind Adiga

Selection Day

Manjunath Kumar is fourteen. He knows he is good at cricket – if not as good […]

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Deep South

Acclaimed and beloved travel writer Paul Theroux turns his attention to his own country – America […]

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Ian Rankin

Even Dogs in the Wild

Retirement doesn’t suit John Rebus. He wasn’t made for hobbies, holidays or home improvements. Being a […]

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Sara Baume

Spill Simmer Falter Wither

Sara Baume’s Spill Simmer Falter Wither is a different kind of love story. A misfit man […]

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Richard Bradford

The Importance of Elsewhere – Philip Larkin’s Photographs

The most widely read British poet of the twentieth century, Philip Larkin was also a keen […]

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Lucia Berlin

A Manual for Cleaning Women

The stories in A Manual for Cleaning Women make for one of the most remarkable unsung collections in […]

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Christopher Bray

1965 – The Year Modern Britain Was Born

There is Britain before 1965 and Britain after 1965 – and they are not the same […]

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Kristin Hersh

Don’t Suck, Don’t Die – Giving up Vic Chesnutt

A haunting ode to a lost friend, this memoir by the acclaimed author of Rat Girl […]

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Mihail Sebastian

For Two Thousand Years

A prescient interwar masterpiece, available in English for the first time ‘Absolutely, definitively alone’, a young […]

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City on Fire

New York City, 1976. Meet Regan and William Hamilton-Sweeney, estranged heirs to one of the city’s […]

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A.E. Hotchner

Hemingway in Love

In June of 1961, A.E. Hotchner visited an old friend in the psychiatric ward of St. […]

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Adam Sisman

John LeCarré – The Biography

Over half a century since The Spy Who came in from the Cold made John le […]

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Tony Judt

When the Facts Change – Essays 1995 – 2010

A great thinker’s final testament: a characteristically wise and forthright collection of essays from the author […]

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Chrissie Hynde

Reckless – My Life

By the time she was 14, Chrissie Hynde knew she had to get out of Akron, […]

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Ta-Nehisi Coates

Between the World and Me

In the 150 years since the end of the Civil War and the ratification of the […]

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Mich Houghton

I’ve Always Kept a Unicorn – The Biography of Sandy Denny

I’ve Always Kept a Unicorn tells the story of Sandy Denny, one of the greatest British […]

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Margaret Atwood

The Heart Goes Last

Stan and Charmaine are a married couple trying to stay afloat in the midst of an […]

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David Mitchell

Slade House

Born out of the short story David Mitchell published on Twitter in 2014 and inhabiting the […]

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Steve Silberman

Neurotribes

What is autism: a devastating developmental condition, a lifelong disability, or a naturally occurring form of […]