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
The Bone Clocks
by David Mitchell
An astonishing metaphysical, time-slip novel about family, relationships, loss. Published in September.
The Ocean at the End of the Lane
by Neil Gaiman
A deceptively simple, light narrative of a man revisiting his childhood home, where all is not as it seems
Arms Wide Open
by Tom Winter
A comical and touching account of a family coping with the blows resulting from life's disappointments
by Isabel Allende
Quirky modern crime novel set in San Francisco.