Four Dervishes

It's not only Rind's brand new novel, it's his debut, and Four Dervishes is as rich and rewarding a tale as you will read all year. Truly. It's magnificent.

Book Cover for Four Dervishes by Hammad Rind

Ghosts

Fabulously funny, this is a brilliant observation of life and love in your thirties and Alderton shows what a cracking commentator she is on the highs and lows and trials and tribulations whilst Nina George Dean's biological click is ticking.

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How to Raise a Global Citizen

How to Raise a Global Citizen is a practical, straightforward handbook for raising emotionally intelligent, socially conscious, and globally minded citizens of a better world.

Book Cover for How to Raise a Global Citizen by Anna Davidson, Marvyn Harrison, Dr Annabelle Humanes, Dr Melernie Meheux

The Reading List

If you’re ready to fall in love with a heart-warming and emotionally intelligent novel that highlights the joys of reading, friendship and community, then stop right here.

Book Cover for The Reading List by Sara Nisha Adams

Girl A

'Girl A,' she said. 'The girl who escaped. If anyone was going to make it, it was going to be you.' Lex Gracie doesn't want to think about her family. She doesn't want to think about growing up in her parents' House of Horrors.

Book Cover for Girl A by Abigail Dean

Memorial

A dazzlingly profound and un-put-down-able exploration of family, memory and love centred around the unexpected transformations of two gay young men.

Book Cover for Memorial by Bryan Washington

The Wheel

A wonderfully inclusive and inviting read, detailing a year in the life of a woman who found herself disconnected in her office based environment.

Book Cover for The Wheel by Jennifer Lane

The Last House on Needless Street

This is the story of a murderer. A stolen child. Revenge. This is the story of Ted, who lives with his daughter Lauren and his cat Olivia in an ordinary house at the end of an ordinary street. All these things are true. And yet some of them are lies.

Book Cover for The Last House on Needless Street by Catriona Ward

In Every Mirror She's Black

Incisive, thought-provoking and un-put-down-able, this powerful, prescient page-turner explores race and tokenism through the lives and struggles of three Black women living in Sweden.

Book Cover for In Every Mirror She's Black by Lola Akinmade Akerstrom

Four Dervishes

It's not only Rind's brand new novel, it's his debut, and Four Dervishes is as rich and rewarding a tale as you will read all year. Truly. It's magnificent.

Book Cover for Four Dervishes by Hammad Rind

Girl A

'Girl A,' she said. 'The girl who escaped. If anyone was going to make it, it was going to be you.' Lex Gracie doesn't want to think about her family. She doesn't want to think about growing up in her parents' House of Horrors.

Book Cover for Girl A by Abigail Dean

Lemon

This fascinating, psychologically astute vignette about grief, blame and searching for the truth delivers piercing emotional depth in unique and elegant style.

Book Cover for Lemon by Kwon Yeo-sun

A Woman Made of Snow

An enthralling mystery of an unknown bride, tragic love, absorbing period atmosphere, and stirring style - this captivating novel is a page-turning delight.

Book Cover for A Woman Made of Snow by Elisabeth Gifford

In Every Mirror She's Black

Incisive, thought-provoking and un-put-down-able, this powerful, prescient page-turner explores race and tokenism through the lives and struggles of three Black women living in Sweden.

Book Cover for In Every Mirror She's Black by Lola Akinmade Akerstrom

Are We Having Fun Yet?

A whip-smart, uplifting, and outrageously funny novel charting a year in the life of a woman as she navigates life in all its glory.

Book Cover for Are We Having Fun Yet? by Lucy Mangan

The Final Twist

The gripping new thriller from the No.1 Sunday Times bestseller Jeffery Deaver Twist left. Unique Investigator Colter Shaw is searching for the answer to his father's final, posthumous riddle. It will lead him to evidence that will topple the secretive espionage company, BlackBridge. Twist right. He believes BlackBridge to be responsible for his father's murder and brother's disappearance.

Book Cover for The Final Twist by Jeffery Deaver

The Nesting

Atmospheric, gothic, spine-chilling... The new thriller from C.J Cooke will haunt you long after you turn the last page... It was like something out of a fairytale... The grieving widower. The motherless daughters. A beautiful house in the woods. Deep in a remote Norwegian forest, Lexi has found a new home with architect Tom and his two young daughters.

Book Cover for The Nesting by C.J. Cooke

Gulliver's Travels A Robert Ingpen Illustrated Classic

Written almost 300 years ago when very little was known about the wider world, Jonathan Swift’s great adventure story about Gulliver provided readers with a wonderfully imaginative way of exploring uncharted lands

Book Cover for Gulliver's Travels A Robert Ingpen Illustrated Classic by Jonathan Swift

Lockdown Secrets

By turns confessional, funny and moving, this anthology of secrets collected during lockdown is an endlessly entertaining and fascinating document of those strange, strange times.

Book Cover for Lockdown Secrets by Eleanor Tattersfield

Sugar, I Love You Knockout recipes to celebrate the sweeter things in life

Covering everything from buttery biscuits to to-die-for ice creams, this is a perky pick-me-up in cook book form.

Book Cover for Sugar, I Love You Knockout recipes to celebrate the sweeter things in life by Ravneet Gill

Memorial

A dazzlingly profound and un-put-down-able exploration of family, memory and love centred around the unexpected transformations of two gay young men.

Book Cover for Memorial by Bryan Washington

The Gloriumptious Worlds of Roald Dahl

Explore the wonderful world of Roald Dahl

Book Cover for The Gloriumptious Worlds of Roald Dahl by Stella Caldwell & Quentin Blake

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Together

A stress-free step-by-step guide to entertaining, no matter what the occasion.


Dedicated to the NHS and key workers for looking after us and keeping the nation going, enabling us to get back together, Oliver’s latest book and the 25th in his collection  is a triumph of togetherness. Being together is precious and after all of our recent time apart, this book is a celebration of that and the joy of good food. Every chapter starts with a little menu card for each meal, for easy sharing with your diners. This is a stress-free step-by-step guide to entertaining, no matter what the occasion. From a laid back feast to ... Read Full Review

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The Book of Change

Prepare to be challenged in the best possible way while you view images that travel through time and around the world.


An absolute wow of a book which offers and encourages new thoughts and feelings. I follow Stephen Ellcock on social media, he collates images and celebrates the beautiful, different, weird and wonderful and I often stop, pause, and ponder as I scroll. His first book All Good Things, was totally gorgeous, and a LoveReading Star Book. In The Book of Change Stephen states: “I am continually driven by an overwhelming, gnawing frustration at the injustices of the world and an intense desire for something better”. He goes on to explain that this book is a response to his ... Read Full Review

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The Secret of the Tattered Shoes

Exquisitely gorgeous illustrations accompany a well known fairy tale with a difference, an edge.


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