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The Peacock Feast

by Lisa Gornick

From “one of the most perceptive, compassionate writers of fiction in America...immensely talented and brave” (Michael Schaub, NPR), a historical saga about love, class, and the past we never escape.

The...


Sealskin

by Su Bristow

Donald, a young fisherman, is overwhelmed when he comes across a group of beautiful women dancing on the shore beneath the moonlight. They are selkies — seals that shed their skin once a year to become human...


Cull

by Tanvir Bush

A sharp and outrageous satire about the deadly dark side of discrimination Alex has a problem. Categorized as one of the disabled, dole-scrounging underclass, she is finding it hard to make ends meet. When in...


Late in the Day

by Tessa Hadley

Recommended by Vanity Fair, Huffington Post, Refinery29, The Millions, Book Riot, and Bookpage

“With each new book by Tessa Hadley, I grow more convinced that she’s one of the greatest stylists alive…....


Ghost Wall

by Sarah Moss

A Southern Living Best New Book of Winter 2019; A Refinery29 Best Book of January 2019; A Most Anticipated Book of 2019 at The Week, Huffington Post, Nylon, and Lit Hub; An Indie Next Pick for January 2019

“...


In Our Mad and Furious City

by Guy Gunaratne

Long-listed for the 2018 Man Booker Prize

Short-listed for the 2018 Gordon Burn Prize

Short-listed for the 2018 Goldsmiths Prize

Inspired by the real-life murder of a British army soldier by religious fanatics,...


Milkman

Man Booker Prize 2018

by Anna Burns

Winner of the Man Booker Prize

“Everything about this novel rings true. . . . Original, funny, disarmingly oblique and unique.”—The Guardian

In an unnamed city, middle sister stands out for the wrong reasons....


The Third Wheel

by Michael J. Ritchie

English teacher Dexter feels like he’s being taunted by the universe. Everywhere he turns he’s accosted by wedding invitations, housewarming parties and tables for two. Every last one of his friends is settling...


Senseless

by Anna Lickley

Beth’s partner, Dan, inexplicably vanishes from her life and nine years later she is still struggling. In the intervening years, she has learnt British Sign Language (BSL) and got what she thought would be...


The Western Wind

by Samantha Harvey

  • The Western Wind has been singled out by the Guardian in a preview of “best fiction in 2018” and the books editor at The Bookseller chose it as her book of the year, the book that deserves to break out Harvey...

  • The Three Button Trick And Other Stories

    by Nicola Barker

    Nicola Barker weaves humor and tragedy through this fresh and original collection, as her characters struggle to find love, independence, and fulfillment in this new addition to the Ecco Art of the Story series...


    The Children of Jocasta

    by Natalie Haynes

    Thebes is a city in mourning, still reeling from a devastating attack of plague that invaded every home and left the survivors devastated and fearful. This is the Thebes that Jocasta has known her entire life,...


    Slip of a Fish

    Northern Book Prize 2018

    by Amy Arnold

    Ash collects words, climbs trees and swims in a deserted lake with her beloved seven-year-old, Charlie. Bemused by everyday life, she has a rich and singular interior world. Over the course of a relentlessly...


    Crocodile

    by Daniel Shand

    It’s the summer before high school and Chloe is being sent away. Her mother can’t cope and needs something that her daughter cannot provide. All Chloe wants is to get away from her grandparents and back...


    Everything Under

    by Daisy Johnson

    SHORTLISTED FOR THE 2018 MAN BOOKER PRIZE

    An eerie, watery reimagining of the Oedipus myth set on the canals of Oxford, from the author of Fen

    The dictionary doesn’t contain every word. Gretel, a lexicographer...


    Melmoth

    by Sarah Perry

    “Masterful…scary and smart, working as a horror story but also a philosophical inquiry into the nature of will and love. Perry did as much in her richly praised novel The Essex Serpent, but this is a deeper,...


    Man with a Seagull on His Head

    by Harriet Paige

    When office drone Ray Eccles is struck on the head by a dying seagull on a hot summer beach, he awakens compelled to obsessively paint the unknown woman he saw at the moment of impact. Discovered by an eccentric...


    Black Prince

    by Adam Roberts & Anthony Burgess

    ‘I’m working on a novel intended to express the feel of England in Edward III’s time ... The fourteenth century of my novel will be mainly evoked in terms of smell and visceral feelings, and it will carry...


    Housegirl

    by Michael Donkor

    Longlisted for the Desmond Elliott Prize Longlisted for the Dylan Thomas Prize Nominated for the Edinburgh First Book Award One of The Observer's "New Faces of Fiction" One of The Millions' "Most...


    Cat Flap

    by Alan S. Cowell

    "When she awoke as a cat, Dolores Tremayne saw no immediate advantage in having four paws instead of two arms and two legs…" A brilliant, funny novel of love, marriage and modern life.

    When the cat’s away,...