A Small Dark Quiet
Is it possible to replace a life?
The Point of Poetry
How poetry can teach us about the things in life that really matter
A pop star on the verge of a nervous breakdown.
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.
A story about a family torn apart by obsession and the need to rebel against a violent regime, set in a broken, dystopian Britain
Eileen: The Making of Orwell
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.
Night Time Cool
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 Rake's Progress
Alexander Larman and Gustav Temple
A history of hellraisers told in twenty biographies
The Life of Death
A dark compelling tale in which Death makes a pact with the Devil.
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.
The Undiscovered Country
'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.
Not Speaking is a lively and unusual family memoir, and a slice of social history.
The Private Life of Lord Byron
The first book to explore Byron's eating disorder, his father hunger and his rationale – Anorexia Heroica