Elif Batuman

The Idiot

A portrait of the artist as a young woman. A novel about not just discovering but inventing […]

Matt Ruff

Lovecraft Country

The critically acclaimed cult novelist makes visceral the terrors of life in Jim Crow America and its […]

Julian Barnes

The Noise of Time

In May 1937 a man in his early thirties waits by the lift of a Leningrad apartment […]

Peter Swanson

Her Every Fear

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

Paul Auster

4 3 2 1

On March 3, 1947, in the maternity ward of Beth Israel Hospital in Newark, New Jersey, Archibald […]

Michael Chabon

Moonglow

Moonglow unfolds as a deathbed confession. An old man, tongue loosened by powerful painkillers, memory stirred by […]

Paul Beatty

The Sellout

A biting satire about a young man’s isolated upbringing and the race trial that sends him to […]

Zadie Smith

Swing Time

Two brown girls dream of being dancers – but only one, Tracey, has talent. The other has […]

Cynthia D'Aprix Sweeney

The Nest

A warm, funny and acutely perceptive debut novel about four adult siblings and the fate of the […]

Elijah Wald

Dylan Goes Electric!

One of the music world’s pre-eminent critics takes a fresh and much-needed look at the day Dylan […]

Eimear McBride

The Lesser Bohemians

SHORTLISTED FOR THE GOLDSMITHS PRIZE 2016 From the writer of one of the most memorable debuts of […]

Donal Ryan

All We Shall Know

‘Martin Toppy is the son of a famous Traveller and the father of my unborn child. He’s […]

Mihail Sebastian

For Two Thousand Years

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

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 twentieth-century […]

Aravind Adiga

Selection Day

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