Politics and culture, naïvete and cynicism among ’80s radicals, ’90s Blairites and beyond, from Manchester to London to the verges of Putin's Russia
News from Gardenia
A sci-fi novel by the star of Red Dwarf set 200 years in the future
News from the Clouds
Time-travelling Gavin Meckler reaches his third and final alternative future
News from the Squares
The brilliant sequel to News from Gardenia
Night Time Cool
Detective Frederick Street loves his son Elvis: Elvis detests his dad: each wants to shake the other down over a bent cocaine deal involving porn impresario, Wade Long, and Shoreditch spiv, James Maroon.
Odette, Swan Lake’s enchanted swan princess, is still trying to break her spell
Oh, I Do Like To Be...
Billy's a clone of William Shakespeare. So is Bill. Neither of them know that the other one exists. Today they're going to meet.
On The House
A tale of murder, suicide and the treatment of inmates in a small Suffolk workhouse in 1838
A delusional girl’s very misguided search for love
The Other Things
An extraordinary story of how six children became the first astronauts to go to Mars.
The Outer Circle
Set in the week following the London Olympics, this novel imagines an attack on London Central Mosque and follows five people caught up in its aftermath
The Pagoda Tree
An epic novel set in eighteenth-century India about love, loss and exile, and the fate of individuals when two cultures collide
A literary thriller set in the art world of New York
Pimple is the tale of a new app – an Uber for the sex trade – and of the disruption that its rise to prominence causes to the lives of London’s prostitutes and pimps
The 20th anniversary edition of Meades' postwar masterpiece
The Pumilio Child
A dark Renaissance thriller exposing one of history's most depraved secrets
Seas of Snow
A psychological thriller that explores whether evil is born or made
The Second Death of Daedalus Mole
Daedalus Mole has made some mistakes, but taking a wanted fugitive on an interstellar pub crawl is definitely the second-worst
Senseless is at heart an illustration of the messy unpredictability of love and life and the resilience of the human spirit.
The Serendipity Foundation
Terrorism with a social conscience, a debut novel
The Sewing Machine
3 secrets. 27 notebooks. 4 generations. 1 blog. Millions of stitches.
The Sheriff's Catch
A man forced to join the Spanish Armada must flee fatal capture in 16th Century Ireland
Simple Acts of Kindness
Bob wants it all, who doesn’t? But it’s dog-eat-dog in this world, and when it’s not—well, hell, it’s just the other way around:
Sir Gawain and the Green Knight
A new and handsomely illustrated translation of the Arthurian mediaeval masterpiece.
A Small Dark Quiet
Is it possible to replace a life?
H Boyd & B Roddam
This is the story of a race against time to right an ancient wrong
Michelle Jana Chan
The story of a young boy who travels half-way around the world — from China to British Guiana — hoping to strike it rich
In a not too distant future, people are split into either Citizens with rights or VOIDs with nothing. Forced to live in the former port, the VOIDs have adapted to the floods; the brutal nature of life outside of society however, is not so easy.
South of Hannah
A Texas musician uncovers the secrets of a mysterious composer. A literary novel about heartache, jealousy, and jazz
The Speed of Life
Two time travelling Aliens arrive on Earth searching for David Bowie