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.
Jungle Gems: A Naturalist's Tale
By Yikai Zhang
An illustrated adventure through the jungles of Hainan in search of the most elusive beetle in China
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.
I Went For a Walk
By Gabriel Stewart
Gabriel Stewart decided to walk 1,000 miles around the UK on his gap year. This is the story of how it all went spectacularly wrong.
To Survive is Victory: One Man’s Struggle to Forge a New China 1918-1980
By Ping Lin
The story of one remarkable and man and his family who remains committed to the ideals of the original revolution despite decades of persecution, torture and imprisonment.
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
By Gib Bulloch
Find Your Purpose. But Don’t Lose Your Mind.
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.