What happens when spies don't make the grade? They become Slow Horses, according to Mick Herron and this, his first in a number of books about Jackson Lamb and his team.
Date recommended: 6 March 2018
The Keeper of Lost Things
Date recommended: 6 February 2018
A captivating tale of passengers embarking on an ocean liner to Australia in 1939. War will soon be declared, and all have their own disappointments and tragedies they are eager to leave behind. How will they fare?
- including an interview with the author.
Date recommended: 2 January 2018
My Name is Leon
Set in the 1980s, Jake and his nine-year-old brother Leon have been taken from their mother and put in the care of Maureen. How will they fare? Will their family be reunited? Funny, gritty, beautiful and honest say the reviews. What do you think?
Date recommended: 5 December 2017
The Reader on the 6.27
Enduring a soul-destroying job pulping books, a man saves random pages from destruction and reads them out loud to fellow commuters on his morning train journey. One day he stumbles across the pages of a diary...
Date recommended: 7 November 2017
Date recommended: 3 October 2017
Date recommended: 6 September 2017
The Essex Serpent
Date recommended: 1 August 2017
Date recommended: 5 July 2017