A black comedy about love, loss, the death of dreams, failure, bad TV, bad jokes, brutalist buildings. And Birmingham.
Can the secrets be unravelled if they share the impossible things they have seen?
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
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
The young Dominic de Silva tries to forge his own path through the lost world of the 1960s and 1970s
A fable for all ages about a mirror which reflects an alternative world
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
Two time travelling Aliens arrive on Earth searching for David Bowie
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.
From one of the world’s leading experts on poetry, a collection of poems
History and folklore collide when a 17th century alchemist discovers there are supernatural forces at work as England slides inexorably towards Civil War
What does it mean to care about the deaths of distant strangers? What does it take to bear the loss of a child?
"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
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 Texas musician uncovers the secrets of a mysterious composer. A literary novel about heartache, jealousy, and jazz
Set in the week following the London Olympics, this novel imagines an attack on London Central Mosque and follows five people caught up in its aftermath
The Cartography of Others is a collection of short stories that explores the geography of the body and the migration of the heart
A coming-of-age Graphic Novel about expression, rebellion, ambition and acceptance painted against the backdrop of Mumbai's ever changing and evolving street-culture
Owen Treadwell has a bad habit of focusing on his past. Soon it will be time for him to finally focus on his future
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 beautiful illustrated edition of the prize-winning novel
A gripping literary thriller set in post-tsunami Japan, where a missing child continues to haunt his parents long after the waves have receded.
When a vulnerable young woman goes missing, her girlfriend discovers how little she knows of life, love, and London.
A fast-paced literary thriller that exposes Britain’s darkest secret
The Troy of myth was a real city. This is its story…
How much can one person change you?
A tale of love, betrayal and swimming based on the true stories of champion Victorian women.