Not Speaking is a lively and unusual family memoir, and a slice of social history.
Meet Tommy Bruce – marooned in his ramshackle hotel, slowly but determinedly drinking himself and his business out of existence. Until one evening into the lounge-bar walks Fiona McLean.
A dark compelling tale in which Death makes a pact with the Devil.
A history of hellraisers told in twenty biographies
'Why should people care about a murder during war time?' Two men attempt to solve the killing of a young boy during the Irish War of Independence in 1920.
A boy discovers not a secret garden, but a secret city. His sister discovers Maths and the world of alchemy and their mother tries to break the bond of their love - as India hurtles towards Partition.
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.
The never before told story of George Orwell’s first wife, a woman who shaped, supported and even saved the life of one of the 20th century’s greatest writers.
LIN Xiangbei, an ordinary man, gave his heart and soul to his country in the struggle to forge "The New China" and, in the end, to survive was victory
A story about a family torn apart by obsession and the need to rebel against a violent regime, set in a broken, dystopian Britain
A novel that takes the premise of ANIMAL FARM and applies it to the life of Margaret Thatcher.
A pop star on the verge of a nervous breakdown.
How poetry can teach us about the things in life that really matter
Is it possible to replace a life?
A novel about time and ageing, love and opera, set in a Venice that's constantly changing and forever stays the same
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.
Love is evolutionary… Two women are divided by millennia but connected by human destiny.
A tale of love, betrayal and swimming based on the true stories of champion Victorian women.
A Small Fiction is an illustrated collection of 150 tiny stories, each told in 140 characters or less.
A novel by Adam Roberts adapted from an original script by Anthony Burgess.
Based on the true story of Adolf Hitler’s best friend of adolescence and his roommate in Vienna
160 years after the disappearance of a promising young explorer, the discovery of his missing journals finally reveals the truth behind an extraordinary adventure
The Troy of myth was a real city. This is its story…
How much can one person change you?
A fast-paced literary thriller that exposes Britain’s darkest secret
In Truth, Madness is the fictional story of a correspondent driven to despair by the Middle East and South Asia. A reporter strives to find the truth. The more truth they find, the more maddening the world becomes
A new and handsomely illustrated translation of the Arthurian mediaeval masterpiece.
When a vulnerable young woman goes missing, her girlfriend discovers how little she knows of life, love, and London.
A gripping literary thriller set in post-tsunami Japan, where a missing child continues to haunt his parents long after the waves have receded.