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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

Laurus

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

Sourdough

Leavened by the same infectious intelligence and lovable nerdiness that made Robin Sloan’s Mr Penumbra’s 24-Hour Bookstore such a sensation, Sourdough marks the triumphant return of a unique and beloved young writer. Lois Clary is a software engineer at General Dexterity, a San Francisco robotics company with world-changing ambitions. She