summer holidays 2018

June 3 – June 26

Franziska Meister

Racism and Resistance

HOW THE BLACK PANTHERS CHALLENGED WHITE SUPREMACY Even a cursory look at U.S. society today reveals […]

Enno Reins

Verloren

Ein Anschlag bei einem regionalen Filmfestival in South Dakota. Es gibt über 20 Tote. Verdächtige Islamisten, […]

Denise Mina

The Long Drop

Glasgow, 1957. It is a December night and William Watt is desperate. His family has been […]

Peter Swanson

Her Every Fear

The bestselling author of The Kind Worth Killing returns with an electrifying psychological thriller As tantalizing […]

Arundhati Roy

The Ministry of Utmost Happiness

The Ministry of Utmost Happiness takes us on a journey of many years-the story spooling outwards […]

Teju Cole

Blind Spot

The shadow of a tree in upstate New York. A hotel room in Switzerland. A young […]

Sally Rooney

Conversations with Friends

Frances, Bobbi, Nick and Melissa ask each other endless questions. As their relationships unfold, in person […]

Ta-Nehisi Coates

We Were Eight Years In Power

In these “urgently relevant essays,”* the National Book Award–winning author of Between the World and Me […]

Peter Carey

A Long Way From Home

Irene Bobs loves fast driving. Her husband is the best car salesman in rural south eastern […]

Willy Vlautin

Don’t Skip Out on Me

Meet Horace Hopper, a twenty-one-year-old farm hand in Tonopah, Nevada, who works for Mr Reece and […]

Irvine Welsh

Dead Men’s Trousers

Mark Renton is finally a success. An international jet-setter, he now makes significant money managing DJs, […]

Teju Cole

Known and Strange Things

A blazingly intelligent first collection of essays from the award-winning author of Open City and Every […]

Ali Smith

Winter

The dazzling second novel in Ali Smith’s essential Seasonal Quartet — from the Baileys Prize-winning, Man […]

Richard Flanagan

First Person

Six weeks to write for your life… In this blistering story of a ghostwriter haunted by […]

Meg Wolitzer

The Female Persuasion

From the New York Times-bestselling author of The Interestings, an electric novel not just about who we want […]

Mihail Sebastian

For Two Thousand Years

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

J.C.H. King

Blood and Land – The Story of Native North America

Blood and Land is a dazzling, panoramic account of the history and achievements of Native North […]

Rafaël Newman

Live Long Enough

Live Long Enough is No 20 in the New Garland Series of poetry books, now published […]

Oliver Sacks

The River of Consciousness

Two weeks before his death, Oliver Sacks outlined the contents of The River of Consciousness, the […]

Celeste Ng

Little Fires Everywhere

From the bestselling author of Everything I Never Told You, a riveting novel that traces the intertwined fates […]

Clair Wills

Lovers and Strangers

The battered and exhausted Britain of 1945 was desperate for workers – to rebuild, to fill […]

Viv Albertine

To Throw Away

Every memoir is a battle between reality and invention – but in her follow up to […]

2018-05-26

Rahel & Rose

Rose and Rahel met in 2010 while attending the Lee Strasberg Institute in New York City. […]

Clare O'Dea

The Naked Swiss

In The Naked Swiss: A Nation Behind 10 Myths, Clare O’Dea promises to change the way […]

Xiaolu Guo

Once Upon a Time in the East

When she is born her parents hand her over to a childless peasant couple in the […]

Michael Connelly

Two Kinds of Truth

Harry Bosch works cold cases, helping out the under-funded San Fernando police department. When a double […]

Andy Weir

Artemis

An adrenaline-charged crime caper that features smart, detailed world-building based on real science and the charm […]

Chrissie Hynde

Reckless – My Life

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

Elena Ferrante

Frantumaglia

A Writer’s Journey From the author of My Brilliant Friend This book invites readers into Elena […]

Richard Russo

Everybody’s Fool

In these pages, Richard Russo returns to North Bath, the Rust Belt town first brought to […]