The city of Khaim is surrounded by a land crippled by the use of magic, and a tyrant intent on rebuilding an empire - unless the people find a way to resist. Khaim clings to life. Flooded with refugees and slowly starving, the last city of a once-great empire is surrounded ... read more
There's something going bump on the Metropolitan line and Sergeant Jaget Kumar knows exactly who to call.It's PC Peter Grant's speciality . . .Only it's more than going 'bump'. Traumatised travellers have been reporting strange encounters on their mor... read more
THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER 'Clever and compelling. You'll love THE CHILD' Clare Mackintosh'Tense, tantalising and ultimately very satisfying . . . definitely one of the year's must-reads' Lee Child'An engrossing, irresistible story about the coming to light of a long-buried secret. An abs... read more
'Tony Parsons puts you right there in every scene. I love that kind of storytelling. I am a DC Max Wolfe fan.' James PattersonWhen terrorists use a drone to bring down a plane on one of London's busiest shopping centres, it ignites a chain of events that will draw in th... read more
|Author:||Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristoff|
|Series:||The Illuminae Files|
Asha Grant came to Kerenza to escape her past. Too bad he just caught up with her.
Asha survived BeiTech's initial assault and has been working undercover with the hopelessly outmatched resistance ever since. That, and figuring out what to do with the secret s... read more
A global threat. The world's sea levels are rising at an alarming rate, too quickly to be caused by glacier melt. A risk so big it sends Kurt Austin, Zoe Zavala and the NUMA team rocketing around the world in search for answers. A desperate mission. Their hunt take... read more
Unar dreams of greatness. Determined but destitute, she escapes her parents plot to sell her into slavery. Now she serves in the Garden of the goddess Audblayin, ruler of growth and fertility. When Audblayin dies, Unar sees her opportunity for glory, atthe risk of descen... read more
If we don't have the past in mind, it is merely history. If we do, it is still part of the present.
Esther's grandparents first meet at a church dance in London in 1947. Stephen, a shy young Kiwi, has left to practise pharmacy on the other side of the world. Eva has grow... read more
This is my blood oath with myself: the onlydead Chinese person I’ll write about from now onis me.
In How to be Dead in a Year of Snakes, Chris Tse took readers back to a shocking 1905 murder. Now he brings the reader much closer... read more
|Awards:||Long-listed for Man Booker Prize 2017 (UK).|
SHORTLISTED FOR THE MAN BOOKER PRIZE 2017'A quiet explosion of a book, exquisite and unforgettable' The Economist'A cleverly constructed rural Gothic fable . . . Elmet is a marvellous achievement' TLS'Pastoral idyll, political expose, cosy family saga and horror tale, it reads like a ... read more
Two years ago, Tom and Caroline Johnson chose to end their lives; one seemingly unable to live without the other. Their daughter Anna is struggling to come to terms with her parents' deaths, unable to accept the verdict of suicide. Now with a young baby herself, she feels her mother's ... read more
'A bold, uncompromising depiction of obsessive love' MARIAN KEYES'O'Neill is a vital and necessary presence in contemporary literature and we are lucky to have her' SARAH PERRY'A real, raw story . . . Louise O'Neill will once again connect to the secret, intimate places of reade... read more