The Taliban Cricket Club
by Timeri Murari
An uplifting account of life in the menacing and repressive regime of Afghanistan.
Various Pets Alive and Dead
by Marina Lewycka
The Report
by Jessica Francis Kane
What caused 173 people to be crushed to death as they sought refuge in the Bethnal Green air raid shelter in 1943? Thirty years after the original investigation, the magistrate is asked to look again at his report into the tragedy.
Before I Go To Sleep
by S J Watson
Each morning a woman wakes up remembering nothing of the day before. Her past and her identity are revealed to her, day after day, by the one person she can trust. But is she being told the whole story?
Tony and Susan
by Austin Wright
Susan has been sent the manuscript of a book written by her ex-husband. As she reads the gripping and terrifying story we learn more and more about her life, her present husband, her former marriage, and her thoughts about this book and her response to it.
The Knitting Circle
by Ann Hood
A group of women share stories about their life as they meet to knit together.
Mr Golightly's Holiday
by Salley Vickers
Mr Golightly has retreated to a quaint Devon village to cure his writer's block. As he immerses himself in the lives of his neighbours, we learn more about him, community and life itself.
No Mark Upon Her
by Deborah Crombie
The Rapture
by Liz Jensen
An apocalyptic thriller covering environmental disaster, psychotherapy and evangelical Christianity. Packed with issues, and a gripping read.
by Kathleen Tessaro
Life isn't turning out how she expected, so when 30-something Louise discovers a fascinating treatise on fashion in a second-hand bookshop, she decides to put the principles into action.