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After Me Comes the Flood

by Sarah Perry Custom House (March 17, 2020)

“A beautiful, dream-like, unsettling narrative in which every word, like a small jewel, feels carefully chosen, considered and placed. Rarely do debut novels come as assured and impressive as this one.”...


The Glass Woman

by Caroline Lea Harper (September 03, 2019)

Shortlisted for the Historical Writers Association Debut Crown Award

In the tradition of Jane Eyre and RebeccaThe Glass Woman by Caroline Lea in which a young woman follows her new husband to his remote...


The Snakes

by Sadie Jones Harper (June 25, 2019)

The Snakes is many things—a parable and an ancient drama where a father’s greed devours his children, a police procedural, an avid take on tabloid venality, and a bitter comedy, superbly observed, where...


The Ghost Factory

by Jenny McCartney Fourth Estate (March 21, 2019)

A powerful debut set in Belfast and London in the latter years of the twentieth century.

The Troubles turned Northern Ireland into a ghost factory: as the manufacturing industry withered, the death business...


Late in the Day

by Tessa Hadley Harper (January 15, 2019)

“With each new book by Tessa Hadley, I grow more convinced that she’s one of the greatest stylists alive.”—Ron Charles, Washington Post

New York Times Book Review Editors' Choice |A Parnassus First Editions...


The Three Button Trick And Other Stories

by Nicola Barker Ecco (November 13, 2018)

Nicola Barker weaves humor and tragedy through this fresh and original collection, as her characters struggle to find love, independence, and fulfillment in this new addition to the Ecco Art of the Story series...


Melmoth

by Sarah Perry Custom House (October 16, 2018)

“Masterful…scary and smart, working as a horror story but also a philosophical inquiry into the nature of will and love. Perry did as much in her richly praised novel The Essex Serpent, but this is a deeper,...


How to Be Famous

by Caitlin Moran Harper (July 03, 2018)

A Library Journal Best Book of 2018

Johanna Morrigan (aka Dolly Wilde) has it all: she is nineteen, lives in her own flat in London, and writes for the coolest music magazine in Britain. Her star is rising, just...


The Invisible Crowd

by Ellen Wiles HQ (November 02, 2017)

‘A fierce, big-hearted novel.’ Joe Treasure, author of The Book of Air

‘Pushes us to find our kinder selves.’ Rowan Hisayo Buchanan, author of Harmless Like You

‘A wonderful book.’ Maurice Wren, Chief...


The Party

by Elizabeth Day Fourth Estate (August 29, 2017)

AN OBSERVER BOOK OF THE YEAR

A gripping story of betrayal, privilege and hypocrisy, set in the unassailable heart of the British establishment.

‘Think Brideshead Revisited meets The Talented Mr Ripley with...


Paradise City

by Elizabeth Day Fourth Estate (July 13, 2017)

An audacious, compassionate state-of-the-nation novel about four strangers whose lives collide with far-reaching consequences.

Beatrice Kizza, a woman in flight from a homeland that condemned her for daring...


Home Fires

by Elizabeth Day Fourth Estate (July 13, 2017)

A stunning, delicate portrait of a family bookended by war, Home Fires explores the legacy of loss, the strictures of class and the long road to redemption.

Max Weston, twenty-one, leaves for his first army...


The Cows: The bold, brilliant and hilarious Sunday Times Top Ten bestseller

by Dawn O’Porter HarperCollins (April 06, 2017)

*Dawn O’Porter’s brand new novel, SO LUCKY, is available to pre-order now! *

THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER, shortlisted for best audiobook in the Specsavers National Book Awards 2018

Fearlessly frank and...


The Keeper of Lost Things

by Ruth Hogan William Morrow (February 21, 2017)

A charming, clever, and quietly moving debut novel of of endless possibilities and joyful discoveries that explores the promises we make and break, losing and finding ourselves, the objects that hold magic and...


Night of Fire

by Colin Thubron Harper (January 17, 2017)

Award-winning, bestselling novelist and travel writer Colin Thubron returns to fiction with his first novel in more than a decade, a searing, poetic masterwork of memory.

A house is burning, threatening the existence...


Mercury

by Margot Livesey Harper (September 27, 2016)

Donald believes he knows all there is to know about seeing. An optometrist in suburban Boston, he is sure that he and his wife, Viv, who runs the local stables, are both devoted to their two children and to...


The Bookshop on the Corner

by Jenny Colgan William Morrow Paperbacks (September 20, 2016)

Nina Redmond is a librarian with a gift for finding the perfect book for her readers. But can she write her own happy-ever-after? In this valentine to readers, librarians, and book-lovers the world over, the...


The Mandibles

by Lionel Shriver Harper (June 21, 2016)

With dry wit and psychological acuity, this near-future novel explores the aftershocks of an economically devastating U.S. sovereign debt default on four generations of a once-prosperous American family. Down-to-earth...


Something to Hide

by Deborah Moggach Harper Paperbacks (May 03, 2016)

“Classic Moggach: readable, memorable . . . an unashamedly colorful journey across continents, with clothes, food, landscapes brought joyously to life.” —The Times (London)

“Nobody in the world knows...


Beautiful Country

by J.R. Thornton Harper Perennial (April 19, 2016)

A coming-of-age story set in modern day China centering on the friendship between an American and a Chinese boy who meet while training with Beijing’s Junior National Tennis Team.

Chase Robertson arrives in...


The Past

by Tessa Hadley Harper (January 05, 2016)

Winner of the Windham Campbell Prize • A Washington Post Best Book of the Year A Time Best Book of the Year • A San Francisco Chronicle Top 10 Book of the Year • A Huffington Post Best Fiction...


The Bell Jar

by Sylvia Plath Harper (August 11, 2015)

Sylvia Plath's shocking, realistic, and intensely emotional novel about a woman falling into the grip of insanity

Esther Greenwood is brilliant, beautiful, enormously talented, and successful, but slowly going...


The Wolf Border

by Sarah Hall Harper (June 09, 2015)

From the award-winning author of The Electric Michelangelo, one of the most decorated young British writers working today, comes a literary masterpiece: a breathtaking work that beautifully and provocatively...


The Tell-Tale Heart

by Jill Dawson Harper Perennial (February 10, 2015)

A man’s life and his capacity for love mysteriously changes after a heart transplant in this dramatic and affecting novel—as provocative and poignant as the works of Jodi Picoult, Jojo Moyes, and Alice Sebold—from...


Us

by David Nicholls Harper (October 28, 2014)

Longlisted for the Man Booker Prize

David Nicholls brings the wit and intelligence that graced his enormously popular New York Times bestseller, One Day, to a compellingly human, deftly funny new novel about...


How to Build a Girl

by Caitlin Moran Harper (September 23, 2014)

Now a major motion picture starring Beanie Feldstein!

The New York Times bestselling author hailed as “the UK’s answer to Tina Fey, Chelsea Handler, and Lena Dunham all rolled into one” (Marie Claire) makes...


Meatspace

by Nikesh Shukla The Friday Project (July 03, 2014)

The second novel from Costa First Novel Award shortlisted author Nikesh Shukla.

'The first and last thing I do every day is see what strangers are saying about me.'

Kitab Balasubramanyam has had a rough few...


Vulgar Things

by Lee Rourke Fourth Estate (July 03, 2014)

The second novel from Lee Rourke, author of the cult hit ‘The Canal’.

Jon Michaels – a divorced, disaffected and fatigued editor living a nondescript life in North London – wakes one morning to a phone...


Closed Doors

by Lisa O'Donnell Harper (May 20, 2014)

A young boy on a small Scottish island where everyone knows everything about everyone else, will discover that a secret is a dangerous thing in this tense and brilliant tale of from Lisa O'Donnell, the bestselling...


Fallout

by Sadie Jones Harper (April 29, 2014)

A deeply affecting love story set in the gritty yet magnificent theater world of 1970’s London by the award-winning, bestselling Sadie Jones, author of The Uninvited Guests and The Outcast

Leaving behind an...


The Sea House

by Esther Freud Ecco (November 05, 2013)

The architect Klaus Lehmann loves his wife, Elsa, with a passion that continues throughout their married life despite long periods of separation. Almost half a century after Lehmann's death in the village of...


Adore

by Doris Lessing Harper Perennial (September 17, 2013)

Shocking, intimate, often uncomfortably honest, Adore reaffirms Doris Lessing’s unrivaled ability to capture the truth of the human condition

Roz and Lil have been best friends since childhood. But their...


The Ocean at the End of the Lane

by Neil Gaiman William Morrow (June 18, 2013)

A brilliantly imaginative and poignant fairy tale from the modern master of wonder and terror, The Ocean at the End of the Lane is Neil Gaiman’s first new novel for adults since his #1 New York Times bestseller...


The Golden Notebook

by Doris Lessing Harper Perennial (May 14, 2013)

"The Golden Notebook is Doris Lessing's most important work and has left its mark upon the ideas and feelings of a whole generation of women."  — New York Times Book Review

Anna is a writer, author of one...


Shining Hero

by Sara Banerji Fourth Estate (March 28, 2013)

A rich and dramatic story of a poor young Indian boy who fights like a tiger to achieve fame and fortune.

In a village just outside present-day Calcutta, Koonty, a young girl, is squatting in pain beside the...


The Fanatic

by James Robertson Fourth Estate (February 28, 2013)

The impressive debut from an exciting new Scottish voice – a stunning novel about history, identity and redemption. A no. 2 best-seller in Scotland.

It is Spring 1997 and Hugh Hardie needs a ghost for his...


La Cucina

by Lily Prior Ecco (February 26, 2013)

Since childhood, Rosa Fiore -- daughter of a sultry Sicilian matriarch and her hapless husband -- found solace in her family's kitchen. La Cucina, the heart of the family's lush estate, was a place where generations...


The Death of Bees

Commonwealth Book Prize 2013

by Lisa O'Donnell Harper (January 02, 2013)

A riveting, brilliantly written debut novel, The Death of Bees is a coming-of-age story in which two young sisters attempt to hold the world at bay after the mysterious death of their parents

Marnie and Nelly,...


Charlotte Street

by Danny Wallace William Morrow Paperbacks (October 23, 2012)

“Unmissable...will have you laughing out loud and melt your heart, all at once.”

Cosmopolitan (UK)

Danny Wallace is a British writer, producer, and award-winning journalist whom GQ (UK) calls, “One of...


A Cupboard Full of Coats

by Yvvette Edwards Amistad (July 31, 2012)

“[A] gorgeously lyrical debut novel….Engrossing and human to the core, Edwards’s novel wrings the heart in the most tender of ways.”

Publishers Weekly (starred review)

“The novel is high drama, full...


The Thread

by Victoria Hislop Harper Paperbacks (July 10, 2012)

“A brilliant page turner…rich with drama and historical detail.”

Glamour (UK)

A beautiful and epic novel that spans nearly a hundred years, The Thread is a magnificent story of a friendship and a love...


The Uninvited Guests

by Sadie Jones Harper (May 01, 2012)

“The opening pages read like an episode of Downton Abbey…But Jones has something more uncanny in mind, and when the party is interrupted by survivors of a nearby train wreck, the comedy of manners turns...


Waiting for Sunrise

by William Boyd Harper (April 17, 2012)

From one of our most celebrated and imaginative writers comes a spellbinding novel about deception, betrayal, psychoanalysis, and the mysteries of the human heart. William Boyd follows his critically acclaimed...


Waterline

by Ross Raisin Harper Perennial (February 07, 2012)

From Ross Raisin, the highly acclaimed author of Out Backward—a debut novel Colm Tóibín called “compelling, disturbing and often very funny”—comes the moving and story of an ex-shipyard worker’s...


Blood Brothers: A Novel

by Josephine Cox William Morrow Paperbacks (August 02, 2011)

One of the United Kingdom’s most popular authors—a #1 London Times bestseller—Josephine Cox will delight fans of Rosamund Pilcher, Barbara Delinsky, and Amanda Stevens with this heartbreaking, engrossing,...


The London Train

by Tessa Hadley HarperCollins e-books (May 24, 2011)

"Hadleyis a lovely, subtly teasing writer." —New York Times Book Review

Long-listed forthe Orange Prize

Twolives, stretched between two cities, converge in a chance meeting withimmediate and far-reaching consequences...


The Four-Gated City

Children of Violence #5

by Doris Lessing HarperCollins e-books (October 19, 2010)

Dorris Lessing's classic series of autobiographical novels is the fictional counterpart to Under My Skin. In these five novels, first published in the 1950's and 60s, Doris Lessing transformed her fascinating...


A Proper Marriage

Children of Violence #2

by Doris Lessing HarperCollins e-books (October 19, 2010)

An unconventional woman trapped in a conventional marriage, Martha Quest struggles to maintain her dignity and her sanity through the misunderstandings, frustrations, infidelities, and degrading violence of...


A Ripple From the Storm

Children of Violence #3

by Doris Lessing HarperCollins e-books (October 12, 2010)

Martha Quest, the embodied heroine of the Children of Violence series, has been acclaimed as one of the greatest fictional creations in the English language. In a Ripple from the Storm, Doris Lessing charts...


Small Wars: A Novel

by Sadie Jones HarperCollins e-books (February 09, 2010)

“Sadie Jones has a long literary future ahead of her.” —Tracy Chevalier, author of Girl with the Pearl Earring

Fresh off her triumphantly assured debut novel The Outcast, award-winning author Sadie Jones...