Xiaolu Guo

A Concise Chinese-English Dictionary for Lovers

Shortlisted for the Orange Prize for Fiction 2007. Shortlisted for the Orange Prize for Fiction Twenty-three-year-old Zhuang […]

Xiaolu Guo

I Am China

In a flat above a noisy north London market, translator Iona Kirkpatrick starts work on a Chinese […]

Anne Enright

The Green Road

A darkly glinting novel set on Ireland’s Atlantic coast, The Green Road is a story of fracture […]

Paula Hawkins

The Girl on the Train

Rachel catches the same commuter train every morning. She knows it will wait at the same signal […]

Toni Morrison

God Help the Child

Spare and unsparing, God Help the Child—the first novel by Toni Morrison to be set in our […]

Richard Price writing as Harry Brandt

The Whites

The electrifying debut of a new master of American crime fiction, Harry Brandt—the pen name of novelist […]

Reif Larsen

I am Radar

In 1975, a black child is mysteriously born to white parents. His name is Radar Radmanovic. Falling […]

Miranda July

The First Bad Man

From the acclaimed filmmaker, artist, and bestselling author of No One Belongs Here More Than You, a […]

NoViolet Bulawayo

We Need New Names

* Shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2013* * US National Book Award 5 Under 35 * […]

A.L. Kennedy

All the Rage

Shortlisted for the Frank O’Connor International Short Story Award Here, as before, lies the battlefield of the […]

Smith Henderson

Fourth of July Creek

A dark and powerful debut novel set in the hardscrabble American heartlands. Nominated for the Folio Prize […]

Andy Weir

The Martian

Reviews The best book I’ve read in ages. Clear your schedule before you crack the seal. This […]

William Gibson

The Peripheral

William Gibson returns with his first novel since 2010’s New York Times–bestselling Zero History. Where Flynne and […]

Michel Faber

The Book of Strange New Things

Peter Leigh is a missionary called to go on the journey of a lifetime. Leaving behind his […]

Colm Toibin

Nora Webster

It is the late 1960s in Ireland. Nora Webster is living in a small town, looking after […]