The Last Pilot
by Benjamin Johncock
A fascinating look at life at the start of the space race for a pilot, husband and father. Intriguing, clever and mesmerising.
Date recommended: 10 May 2016
My Life in Houses
by Margaret Forster
A wonderful account of the meaning of the houses, and homes, to this much-loved author.
Date recommended: 5 April 2016
The Children Act
by Ian McEwan
A novella providing a snapshot of the life of a judge facing challenges personally and professionally.
Date recommended: 1 March 2016
The Vanishing Act of Esme Lennox
by Maggie O'Farrell
A powerful, compelling and moving tale of three generations.
Date recommended: 28 February 2016
A Man Called Ove
by Fredrik Backman
A wonderful book! Funny, touching and uplifting. Everyone must read it!
Date recommended: 1 December 2015
A Snow Garden
by Rachel Joyce
A magical, moving and uplifting collections of stories, as you would expect from the creator of Harold Fry.
Date recommended: 10 November 2015
Sweet Caress
by William Boyd
A wonderful, all-engrossing story of the life of a female photographer.
Date recommended: 8 September 2015
The Circle
by Dave Eggers
Date recommended: 18 August 2015
Disclaimer
by Renee Knight
What would you do if the book you were reading was about you? A great idea, brilliantly executed.
Date recommended: 30 June 2015
Station Eleven
by Emily St John Mandel
A thought-provoking, gripping and haunting account of the end of civilisation.
Date recommended: 18 May 2015

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