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The Silk Merchant’s Daughter

NOW A SUNDAY TIMES TOP 10 BESTSELLER FROM THE NUMBER ONE BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF THE TEA PLANTER’S WIFE Dinah Jefferies’ stunning new novel is a gripping, unforgettable tale of a woman torn between two worlds… 1952, French Indochina. Since her mother’s death, eighteen-year-old half-French, half-Vietnamese Nicole has been living in


It is the late fifteenth century and a village healer in Russia called Laurus is powerless to help his beloved as she dies in childbirth, unwed and without having received communion. Devastated and desperate, he sets out on a journey in search of redemption. But this is no ordinary journey:

The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie

‘Muriel Spark’s most celebrated novel . . . This ruthlessly and destructively romantic school ma’am is one of the giants of post-war fiction’ Independent ‘A brilliantly psychological fugue’ Observer The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie is Muriel Spark’s most significant and celebrated novel, and remains as dazzling as when it

Fear: The gripping thriller that has everyone talking . . .

READ THE THRILLER EVERYONE’S TALKING ABOUT: ‘Beautifully written, frightening and absorbing’ THE TIMES‘You’ll never see your neighbours in the same light again’ OBSERVER‘As intellectually stimulating as it is gripping’ DAILY TELEGRAPH‘[An] uncomfortably close-to-home thriller’ – SUNDAY TIMES‘Something we’ve not see before in contemporary crime fiction’ GUARDIAN‘A must have new read’

A Country Road, A Tree

BY THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF LONGBOURNSHORTLISTED FOR THE WALTER SCOTT PRIZE FOR HISTORICAL FICTION 2017 SHORTLISTED FOR THE JAMES TAIT BLACK PRIZE 2017 ‘Skilful . . . daring . . . extraordinary’ The Guardian ‘A fascinating fictional account of Samuel Beckett’s wartime years’ IAN RANKIN ‘Beautifully written, empathetic