By Alexandra Turney
A melancholy Dionysus is re-born in 20th century Rome and creates a new cult – three teenage girls who will do anything to prove their devotion.
The Inside City
By Anita Mir
A boy discovers not a secret garden, but a secret city as India hurtles towards Partition.
Night Time Cool
By Jamie Paradise
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.
Innocents To The Slaughter
By Helen Maskew
1838, a year after the Seddon union affair, Hudson and Lawes are on the case of illegal child labour and, even worse, baby-farming, among the mills and moorland of Bingley, Yorkshire.
The Little Girl Who Gave Zero Fucks
By Amy Kean (author) and J Milton (illustrator)
A fairy tale of everyday bravery and beautifully illustrated feminist handbook for the modern day
The Boy Who Stole Time
By Mark Bowsher
A young boy travels to a magical realm and is set three impossible tasks to win the essence of time itself in order to save his dying mother
By Amy Lord
A story about a family torn apart by obsession and the need to rebel against a violent regime, set in a broken, dystopian Britain
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 Miles Hudson
A revolutionary on the run from a brain-bugging surveillance society. How would we come to live if there could be no secrets: utopia or dystopia?
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 Madonna of Bolton
By Matt Cain
An everyday story of love, life and Causing a Commotion
The Iron Bird
By Robert Woodshaw
A novel that takes the premise of ANIMAL FARM and applies it to the life of Margaret Thatcher.