Lost & Found – a Reading Guide

A fabulous trio of unforgettable characters. A road trip unlike any other. A book that will make you laugh, as it’s breaking your heart. If you’re loving Brooke Davis’s Lost […] Read More


Fates and Furies – read an extract

‘Fates and Furies becomes a book to submit to, and be knocked out by, as I certainly was’ Meg Wolitzer ‘Lauren Groff is an exciting young novelist, gifted with elegant […] Read More


#Kill Your Friends

‘An all-out assault, a withering, scabrous attack on every part of the filthy machine… Stelfox is a creation of unparalleled awfulness… He is funny too – you laugh though you […] Read More

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Reading Guide – A Song for Issy Bradley

‘Bray brings humour, empathy and knowledge to what is fundamentally a novel about grief and faith – and whether the latter can emerge from the former unshaken. The Bradleys don’t. […] Read More


Empire, El Dorado and violent rebellion

Matthew Parker is the Sunday Times bestselling author of Goldeneye and The Sugar Barons. His new book is Willoughbyland– the untold story of England’s lost colony: a seventeenth-century tale of empire, El Dorado and violent rebellion, […] Read More


Matthew Parker introduces Willoughbyland

‘An excellent account… Willoughbyland is popular history at its best’ Literary Review ‘Parker has trawled the letters and literature, and travelled out to Suriname, and the result is a miniature […] Read More

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Carys Bray on being a first-time novelist

Carys Bray talks about the process of getting her debut novel, A Song for Issy Bradley, published, the reaction of readers to her characters, and her advice for first time […] Read More


Inspired by courageous women

Jackie Copleton’s A Dictionary of Mutual Understanding has as its heroine Amaterasu, a Japanese widow who lost her daughter and son when the atomic bomb fell on Nagasaki. Jackie reveals […] Read More


Lost & Found: Extract

‘If you liked Rachel Joyce’s The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry, you’ll like this’ Metro Brooke Davis’s Lost & Found was the No. 1 bestselling debut in Australia in 2014 […] Read More

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