The Signature of All Things
by Elizabeth Gilbert
An amazing book of plants, exploration, science, romance and magic in the nineteenth century, centred around a fascinating and inspiring heroine.
Cuckoo's Calling
by Robert Galbraith
Introducing private detective Cormoran Strike in the first murder mystery from JK Rowling.
by Alexander McCall Smith
A Norfolk setting for this modern retelling of the Jane Austen classic.
The Murdstone Trilogy
by Mal Peet
An extraordinary book...!
The Undertaking
by Audrey Magee
I Am Pilgrim
by Terry Hayes
This is an intelligent, fast-paced, all-engrossing thriller. It's a must-read for this year!
Mother Isand
by Bethan Roberts
A gripping tale of two women: a mother who discovers her two-year-old missing, and the nanny who has taken the child wanting him for her own.
The Rosie Effect
by Graeme Simsion
It's just as good as 'The Rosie Project'!
by David Nicholls
A funny and moving account of a family holiday, where the narrator, Douglas Petersen is trying to save a marriage and win the respect of his son. Published in September.
God is an Astronaut
by Alyson Foster
A funny, engaging and slightly offbeat story told through an email correspondence