Rick Gekoski

A Long Island Story

It is 1953, a heat wave is sweeping across America and the Grossmans – Ben, Addie and their two children –are moving their lives from the political heart of Washington DC to suburban Long Island. Benny was a successful lawyer in the Department of Justice, but all that has come tumbling down. With the McCarthy era of paranoia, persecution and propaganda at its height, his past has come back to haunt him, forcing him to pack up his family and […]

Denise Mina

The Long Drop

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

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, […]

Peter Robinson

Careless Love

The thrilling twenty-fifth instalment in Peter Robinson’s Number One bestselling Banks series, in which Banks and […]

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 […]

David Lynch & Kristine McKenna

Room to Dream

David Lynch – co-creator of Twin Peaks and writer and director of groundbreaking films such as […]

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. […]

Rachel Kushner

The Mars Room

Romy Hall is at the start of two consecutive life sentences, plus six years, at Stanville […]

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 […]

Andy Weir

Artemis

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

Loudon Wainwright III

Liner Notes

Loudon Wainwright III, the son of esteemed Life magazine columnist Loudon Wainwright, Jr., is the patriarch […]

Chrissie Hynde

Reckless – My Life

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

Richard Russo

Everybody’s Fool

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