The High and Lonesome Blues of Tommy the Bruce
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.
Crushed Mexican Spiders
Dark, clever, funny: two new stories from a modern master
Conversations With Spirits
E O Higgins
The story of a dissipated genius in a borrowed hat and coat
A post-apocalyptic novel set in 1066
An epic novel about identity in the internet age
The Half Life of Joshua Jones
A genre-busting novel about love, death and self-discovery from the best-selling author of Random Acts of Heroic Love
The Serendipity Foundation
Terrorism with a social conscience, a debut novel
Seas of Snow
A psychological thriller that explores whether evil is born or made
Narcissism For Beginners
Formerly 'Things We Can't Undo' - Sonny was five when he last saw his mother. At 21, he sets off on a journey to find her.
The Story of John Nightly
A novel about the rise and fall of a 70s musical prodigy
A tale of two families torn apart by hidden debts of love...
The Wall In The Head
A black comedy about love, loss, the death of dreams, failure, bad TV, bad jokes, brutalist buildings. And Birmingham.
Dazzling The Gods
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
Mister Woodreeve's Reflection
Can the secrets be unravelled if they share the impossible things they have seen?
The Glorious Dead
A story of love, war and betrayal among the ruins of Ypres - a WW1 tale with a twist
A delusional girl’s very misguided search for love
Between the Regions of Kindness
A novel about the costs of peace – and whether family or conscience should come first
Foreigners, drifters, and eccentrics reach out to strangers in their desire to be witnessed, to be connected, and to find safety in a sea of anonymity
Under The Table
The young Dominic de Silva tries to forge his own path through the lost world of the 1960s and 1970s
The Broken Mirror
Jonathan Coe and Chiara Coccorese
A fable for all ages about a mirror which reflects an alternative world
All The Perverse Angels
Sarah K. Marr
Spanning Victorian Oxford to the London of the 1980s, “All the Perverse Angels” is a novel about the nature of loss and the confusion of love, about the stories we are told and the stories we tell ourselves
The Backstreets of Purgatory
Caravaggio in Glasgow: A Tale of Art, Insanity and Irn Bru
The Speed of Life
Two time travelling Aliens arrive on Earth searching for David Bowie
A Blindefellows Chronicle
A composite comic novel; thirteen interconnected stories that take place over forty years. Its setting is Blindefellows, a second rate public school in the West Country
A relentless portrait of a family on the brink of chaos, as they struggle to care for each other under the weight of fear.
The Secret Commonwealth
History and folklore collide when a 17th century alchemist discovers there are supernatural forces at work as England slides inexorably towards Civil War
Twice The Speed Of Dark
What does it mean to care about the deaths of distant strangers? What does it take to bear the loss of a child?
A Thing of the Moment
"The I is a thing of the moment, and yet our lives are ruled by it. We cannot rid ourselves of this inexistent thing." (John Gray, Straw Dogs, 2002) A novel on the nature of the self
Green Gold: The lost journals of John Jeffrey
160 years after the disappearance of a promising young explorer, the discovery of his missing journals finally reveals the truth behind an extraordinary adventure
A fabulous, funny, sharp, outrageous satire about the deadly dark side of discrimination