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Her: A Novel

by Harriet Lane Little, Brown and Company (January 06, 2015)

You don't remember her--but she remembers you.

Two different women; two different worlds. On the face of it, Emma and Nina have very little in common. Isolated and exhausted by early motherhood, Emma finds her...


Never Mind Miss Fox: A Novel

by Olivia Glazebrook Little, Brown and Company (August 19, 2014)

A gripping and suspenseful novel about secrets, betrayal, and the power of the past.

Clive and Martha have been a couple since they met at university; they now have a young daughter, Eliza, and on the surface,...


Dirty Work: A Novel

by Gabriel Weston Little, Brown and Company (August 12, 2014)

An informed and arresting debut novel about a young surgeon in crisis, by a writer whose "exactitude of expression is rare and uncanny." (Rachel Cusk)

Nancy Mullion, an obstetrician-gynecologist whose botched...


Season to Taste: A Novel

by Natalie Young Little, Brown and Company (July 15, 2014)

A startling debut about the extraordinary end of a marriage and its very strange aftermath.

Meet Lizzie Prain. She is an ordinary housewife and lives with her lovely dog and her husband, who is a bit of a difficult...


The Lady of Sorrows: A Seven Deadly Sins Mystery

The Greek Detective #4

by Anne Zouroudi Little, Brown and Company (March 25, 2014)

An uncovered forgery sparks wrath on a remote island in Anne Zouroudi's latest spellbinding crime novel set in modern Greece.

A painter is found dead at sea off the coast of a remote Greek island. For our enigmatic...


The Red Road: A Novel

Alex Morrow #4

by Denise Mina Little, Brown and Company (February 25, 2014)

Alex Morrow faces her toughest opponents yet in this brilliant new thriller about criminals, consequences, and convictions.

Police detective Alex Morrow has met plenty of unsavory characters in her line of work,...


Slip of the Knife: A Novel

Paddy Meehan #3

by Denise Mina Little, Brown and Company (February 13, 2008)

A brilliant new thriller featuring Paddy Meehan, one of the most praised heroines since Temperance Brennan, from "a rising star in the world of crime fiction" (Laura Miller, Salon).

Paddy Meehan is no stranger...


Rebecca

by Daphné Du Maurier Little, Brown and Company (December 17, 2013)

"Rebecca is a work of immense intelligence and wit, elegantly written, thematically solid, suspenseful.." --Washington Post

"Daphne du Maurier created a scale by which modern women can measure their feelings."...


The House on the Strand

by Daphné Du Maurier Little, Brown and Company (December 17, 2013)

"The House on the Strand is prime du Maurier." --New York Times

Dick Young is lent a house in Cornwall by his friend Professor Magnus Lane. During his stay he agrees to serve as a guinea pig for a new drug that...


Frenchman's Creek

by Daphné Du Maurier Little, Brown and Company (December 17, 2013)

"Highly personalized adventure, ultra-romantic mood, and skillful storytelling." --New York Times

Bored and restless in London's Restoration Court, Lady Dona escapes into the British countryside with her restlessness...


Jamaica Inn

by Daphné Du Maurier Little, Brown and Company (December 17, 2013)

"A fine romantic tale...rich in suspense and surprise." --New York Times Book Review

On a bitter November evening, young Mary Yellan journeys across the rainswept moors to Jamaica Inn in honor of her mother's...


Mantissa

by John Fowles Little, Brown and Company (April 02, 2013)

In Mantissa (1982), a novelist awakes in the hospital with amnesia -- and comes to believe that a beautiful female doctor is, in fact, his muse.


The Ebony Tower

by John Fowles Little, Brown and Company (April 02, 2013)

The Ebony Tower, comprising a novella, three stories, and a translation of a medieval French tale, echoes themes from John Fowles's internationally celebrated novels as it probes the fitful relations between...


A Maggot

by John Fowles Little, Brown and Company (April 02, 2013)

In the spring of 1736 four men and one woman, all traveling under assumed names, are crossing the Devonshire countryside en route to a mysterious rendezvous. Before their journey ends, one of them will be hanged,...


The Liars' Gospel: A Novel

by Naomi Alderman Little, Brown and Company (March 12, 2013)

An award-winning writer re-imagines the life of Jesus, from the points of view of four people closest to him before his death.

This is the story of Yehoshuah, who wandered Roman-occupied Judea giving sermons...


Daniel Martin

by John Fowles Little, Brown and Company (December 01, 2012)

A new trade paperback edition of "a masterpiece of symbolically charged realism....Fowles is the only writer in English who has the power, range, knowledge, and wisdom of a Tolstoy or James" (John Gardner, Saturday...


The Collector

by John Fowles Little, Brown and Company (December 01, 2012)

Hailed as the first modern psychological thriller, The Collector is the internationally bestselling novel that catapulted John Fowles into the front rank of contemporary novelists. This tale of obsessive love--the...


The Magus

by John Fowles Little, Brown and Company (December 01, 2012)

Widely considered John Fowles's masterpiece, The Magus is "a dynamo of suspense and horror...a dizzying, electrifying chase through the labyrinth of the soul....Read it in one sitting if possible-but read it"...


Black Mischief

by Evelyn Waugh Little, Brown and Company (December 11, 2012)

"We are Progress and the New Age. Nothing can stand in our way." When Oxford-educated Emperor Seth succeeds to the throne of the African state of Azania, he has a tough job on his hands. His subjects are ill-informed...


Unconditional Surrender

by Evelyn Waugh Little, Brown and Company (December 11, 2012)

By 1941, after serving in North Africa and Crete, Guy Crouchback has lost his Halberdier idealism. A desk job in London gives him the chance of reconciliation with his former wife. Then, in Yugoslavia, as a...


Sword of Honor

by Evelyn Waugh Little, Brown and Company (December 11, 2012)

This trilogy spanning World War II, based in part on Evelyn Waugh's own experiences as an army officer, is the author's surpassing achievement as a novelist. Its central character is Guy Crouchback, head of...


The Ordeal of Gilbert Pinfold

by Evelyn Waugh Little, Brown and Company (December 11, 2012)

Gilbert Pinfold is a reclusive Catholic novelist suffering from acute inertia. In an attempt to defeat insomnia he has been imbibing an unappetizing cocktail of bromide, chloral, and creme de menthe. He books...


Vile Bodies

by Evelyn Waugh Little, Brown and Company (December 11, 2012)

In the years following the First World War a new generation emerged, wistful and vulnerable beneath the glitter. The Bright Young Things of 1920s London, with their paradoxical mix of innocence and sophistication,...


Men At Arms

James Tait Black Memorial Prize for Fiction 1952

by Evelyn Waugh Little, Brown and Company (December 11, 2012)

Guy Crouchback, determined to get into the war, takes a commission in the Royal Corps of Halberdiers. His spirits high, he sees all the trimmings but none of the action. And his first campaign, an abortive affair...


Brideshead Revisited

by Evelyn Waugh Little, Brown and Company (December 11, 2012)

The wellsprings of desire and the impediments to love come brilliantly into focus in Evelyn Waugh's masterpiece-a novel that immerses us in the glittering and seductive world of English aristocracy in the waning...


Helena

by Evelyn Waugh Little, Brown and Company (December 11, 2012)

Helena is the intelligent, horse-mad daughter of a British chieftain who is thrown into marriage with the man who will one day become the Roman emperor Constantius. Leaving home for lands unknown, she spends...


Scoop

by Evelyn Waugh Little, Brown and Company (December 11, 2012)

Lord Copper, newspaper magnate and proprietor of the Daily Beast, has always prided himself on his intuitive flair for spotting ace reporters. That is not to say he has not made the odd blunder, however, and...


Decline and Fall

by Evelyn Waugh Little, Brown and Company (December 11, 2012)

Sent down from Oxford after a wild, drunken party, Paul Pennyfeather is oddly surprised to find himself qualifying for the position of schoolmaster at a boys' private school in Wales. His colleagues are an assortment...


A Handful of Dust

by Evelyn Waugh Little, Brown and Company (December 11, 2012)

After seven years of marriage, the beautiful Lady Brenda Last has grown bored with life at Hetton Abbey, the Gothic mansion that is the pride and joy of her husband, Tony. She drifts into an affair with the...


Put Out More Flags

by Evelyn Waugh Little, Brown and Company (December 11, 2012)

Upper-class scoundrel Basil Seal, mad, bad, and dangerous to know, creates havoc wherever he goes, much to the despair of the three women in his life-his sister, his mother, and his mistress. When Neville Chamberlain...


The Loved One

by Evelyn Waugh Little, Brown and Company (December 11, 2012)

Following the death of a friend, the poet and pets' mortician Dennis Barlow finds himself entering the artificial Hollywood paradise of the Whispering Glades Memorial Park. Within its golden gates, death, American-style,...


Officers and Gentlemen

by Evelyn Waugh Little, Brown and Company (December 11, 2012)

Fueled by idealism and eagerness to contribute to the war effort, Guy Crouchback becomes attached to a commando unit undergoing training on the Hebridean isle of Mugg, where the whisky flows freely and respect...


A Song for the Dark Times

Inspector John Rebus #23

by Ian Rankin Little, Brown and Company (October 12, 2020)

"He’s gone…"

 

When his daughter Samantha calls in the dead of night, John Rebus knows it’s not good news. Her husband has been missing for two days.

 

Rebus fears the worst – and knows from his lifetime...


In a House of Lies

Inspector John Rebus #22

by Ian Rankin Little, Brown and Company (December 30, 2018)

A cold case involving a missing private investigator threatens to unearth skeletons from Rebus's past in this "must-read" mystery (Tana French).

Former Detective John Rebus' retirement is disrupted once again...


The Casual Vacancy

by J. K. Rowling Little, Brown and Company (September 27, 2012)

A big novel about a small town...

When Barry Fairbrother dies in his early forties, the town of Pagford is left in shock.

Pagford is, seemingly, an English idyll, with a cobbled market square and an ancient abbey,...


Big Sky

by Kate Atkinson Little, Brown and Company (June 25, 2019)

Jackson Brodie has relocated to a quiet seaside town, in the occasional company of his recalcitrant teenage son and an aging Labrador, both at the discretion of his ex-wife Julia. It's a picturesque village...


Saviors

by Malcolm MACKAY Little, Brown and Company (August 28, 2019)

An unlicensed private investigator fights crime and corruption in a Scottish city, burdened with a history that is compellingly different from the one we think we know. SAVIORS is two novels in one volume, a...


Conviction

by Denise Mina Little, Brown and Company (June 25, 2019)

A breathtaking thriller about a wealthy housewife who successfully conceals her dark past until a true-crime podcast and a photo posted on social media send her running across Europe, with a faded rock star...


Killing Eve

by Luke Jennings Little, Brown and Company (March 05, 2019)

"If you want us to remain silent - if you want to retain your freedom, your job, and your reputation - you need to tell us everything, and I mean everything. . ."

We last saw Eve and Villanelle in a spy vs. spy...


In a House of Lies

by Ian Rankin Little, Brown and Company (January 01, 2019)

A new investigation threatens to unearth skeletons from Rebus' past

Rebus' retirement is disrupted once again when skeletal remains are identified as a private investigator who went missing over a decade earlier....


Big Bang

by David Bowman & Jonathan Lethem Little, Brown and Company (January 15, 2019)

Set in the 1950's, this epic, Warholian novel presents a brilliant and wholly original take on the years leading up to the Kennedy assassination.

Where were you when you first heard President Kennedy had been...


The Power

by Naomi Alderman Little, Brown and Company (October 10, 2017)

What would happen if women suddenly possessed a fierce new power?

In THE POWER, the world is a recognizable place: there's a rich Nigerian boy who lounges around the family pool; a foster kid whose religious...


Case Histories: A Novel

Jackson Brodie #1

by Kate Atkinson Little, Brown and Company (October 15, 2007)

Case one: A little girl goes missing in the night.

Case two: A beautiful young office worker falls victim to a maniac's apparently random attack.

Case three: A new mother finds herself trapped in a hell of her...


Blood, Salt, Water: An Alex Morrow Novel

Alex Morrow #5

by Denise Mina Little, Brown and Company (December 01, 2015)

Detective Alex Morrow discovers that the darkest secrets never stay buried as she investigates the criminal underbelly of a seemingly tranquil seaside town.

For reasons she can't quite explain, Alex Morrow is...


All Together Now: A Novel

by Gill Hornby Little, Brown and Company (July 21, 2015)

The small town of Bridgeford is in crisis. Downtown is deserted, businesses are closing, and the idea of civic pride seems old-fashioned to residents rushing through the streets to get somewhere else. Bridgeford...


A God in Ruins: A Novel

Costa Book Award for Best Novel 2015

by Kate Atkinson Little, Brown and Company (May 05, 2015)

One of the Best Books of 2015--TIME, NPR, Washington Post, The Chicago Tribune, The Christian Science Monitor, The Seattle Times, The Kansas City Star, Kirkus, Bookpage, Hudson Booksellers, AARP

The stunning...


The Dynamite Room: A Novel

by Jason Hewitt Little, Brown and Company (March 17, 2015)

"Accomplished, resonant, and surprising." (Guardian)--a debut reminiscent of the beloved SUMMER OF MY GERMAN SOLDIER.

In July 1940, eleven-year-old Lydia escapes life as a child evacuee in Wales. She arrives...


Man at the Helm: A Novel

by Nina Stibbe Little, Brown and Company (March 10, 2015)

A New York Times Notable Book of 2015

From the writer of the hugely acclaimed Love, Nina comes a sharply funny debut novel about a gloriously eccentric family.

Soon after her parents' separation, nine-year-old...


The Dead Hour: A Novel

Paddy Meehan #2

by Denise Mina & Adrienne Avila Little, Brown and Company (July 31, 2007)

Paddy Meehan returns in Denise Mina's most powerful mystery yet, nominated for a 2007 Edgar Award

When journalist Paddy Meehan investigates a domestic dispute, the well-dressed man who answers the door assures...


Field of Blood: A Novel

Paddy Meehan #1

Barry Best British Novel 2006

by Denise Mina Little, Brown and Company (October 15, 2007)

Set in Glasgow in 1981, a time of hunger strikes, riots and unemployment that decimated the old industrial heartlands, The Field of Blood is the first in the tense Paddy Meehan series from Scotland's princess...