The Passing Tribute
By Simon Marshall
A plot to assassinate the last Habsburg Emperor reveals the competing visions for Austria at the end of WW1
The Book of Bera: Obsidian
By Suzie Wilde
A gripping Viking tale of one woman’s courage, facing old and new gods in the savage beauty of Ice Island.
By Claire Handscombe
No-one is a bigger fan of actor Thomas Cassidy than Libby. No-one. That's why she's totally going to marry him
By Tim Wells
Youth cult meets occult in this New English Library style tale of a skinhead werewolf running riot in late 70s London.
Lomita For Ever
By Trevor Eve
A dark, philosophical thriller set in contemporary Los Angeles
Dazzling The Gods
By Tom Vowler
A brother returns from exile to stir up the past. A widower observes his daughter blossoming amid the carnage of war. A short story collection
By Erinna Mettler
Celebrity culture is rife but the best stories belong to ordinary people.
Between the Regions of Kindness
By Alice Jolly
A novel about the costs of peace – and whether family or conscience should come first
By Alys Earl
A novel for M R James fans who sometimes want something a little more modern and edgy from their weird fiction
Death and the Elephant
By Raz Shaw
A memoir about fighting cancer and gambling
By Liz Heron
A novel about time and ageing, love and opera, set in a Venice that's constantly changing and forever stays the same
The Third Wheel
By Michael J. Ritchie
Dexter has a complex over the fact that all his friends are getting married and moving in with their partners – but when aliens invade, it puts a lot of things into perspective.