Lisa Owens

Not Working

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

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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 the […]

Zara Stiner

The Lights That Failed

European International History 1919-1933 Challenges the view that the Treaty of Versailles led to the Second World […]

Stan Douglas

Mise en scène

The most comprehensive book available on one of today’s most important visual artists, this volume features images […]

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 amateur […]

Sara Baume

Spill Simmer Falter Wither

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

Helen Simpson

Cockfosters

Cockfosters is a funny, frank and forceful story collection dealing with ageing, ambition and the patterns of […]

Ta-Nehisi Coates

Between the World and Me

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

Marilynne Robinson

The Givenness of Things

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

Patrick Hamilton

Hangover Square

A pitch-black comedy set in London overshadowed by the looming threat of the Second World War, Patrick […]

Steve Silberman

Neurotribes

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

Jim Shepard

The Book of Aaron

A lauded ‘masterpiece’ that tells with compassion and humour the story of Janusz Korczak, a hero of […]

Edna O'Brien

The Little Red Chairs

Ten years on from her last novel, Edna O’Brien reminds us why she is thought to be […]

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 offers […]

Carly Simon

Boys in the Trees

Simon’s memoir reveals her remarkable life, beginning with her storied childhood as the third daughter of Richard […]