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By Eugenides, Jeffrey, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Fourth Estate, 2013
Dangling a silver spoon over her daughter-in-law's belly, Desdemona confidently predicts that her next grandchild will be a boy. But a rogue pair of chromosomes...

By Gilmore, Maeve
Paperback. English.
Published London: Vintage, 2011
When Peake died in 1968, he left behind the start of a fourth Gormenghast book, 'Titus Awakes'. His wife, the writer and artist Maeve Gilmore, completed...

Paperback. English.
Published London: Penguin Books, 2019
'Penguin Readers' is a series of the best new fiction, essential non-fiction and popular classics written for learners of English as a foreign language...

By Lancaster, Julie, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Mirror Books, 2020
Nine-year-old Frankie likes to count gates. One day she hopes to design the perfect gate - a gate to keep the bad things out. Little does she know that...

By Elton, Ben
Paperback. English.
Published London: Black Swan, 2006
Flanders, June 1917. A British officer and celebrated poet is shot dead, killed not by German fire, but while recuperating from shell shock well behind...

By Brookner, Anita, author
Paperback. English.
Published UK: Penguin Books, 2016
Dr Ruth Weiss is as beautiful as an intelligent woman can be. At forty, she looks back and tells the story of a life impassioned by literature. As she...

By Brookner, Anita
Paperback. English.
Published London: Penguin, 2010
New [ed.]
The latecomers are Hartmann & Fibich, brought over to England as children to escape Nazi Germany, now living close to each other in London in their 60s...

By Williams, Beatriz, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: HarperCollinsPublishers, 2020
Hawaii, 1947. Journalist Janey Everett arrives at a remote village on the island of Kauai, determined to solve one of the world's greatest unsolved mysteries...

By Strukul, Matteo, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Head of Zeus, 2020
Florence, 1429: Giovanni de Medici has transformed his family bank into an unprecedented economic force. But when Giovanni is mysteriously murdered, his...

By Navai, Ramita, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2015
Far removed from the picture of Tehran we glimpse in news stories, there is another, hidden city, where survival depends on an intricate network of lies...
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