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Fresh Talent – Best of 2018

Check out our favourite Fresh Talent titles from 2018!

Being John Lennon

Ray Connolly

Being John Lennon is an insightful account of one of the twentieth century’s most influential figures.

Dark Sacred Night

Michael Connelly

From number one bestselling author Michael Connelly comes a gripping tale about LAPD detectives Renee Ballard and Harry Bosch.

Courtney’s War

Wilbur Smith

Wilbur Smith’s stunning new novel takes readers to the heart of a world at war.

Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald

J.K. Rowling

Set several months after the first Fantastic Beasts instalment, The Crimes of Grindelwald is the magical new addition to the Wizarding World series.

The Three Secret Cities

Matthew Reilly

The thrilling new release from international bestselling author, Matthew Reilly.

Becoming

Michelle Obama

The deeply personal story of one of the most iconic and compelling women of the twenty-first century, former First Lady Michelle Obama.

The Meltdown

Jeff Kinney

Jeff Kinney’s The Meltdown is the thirteenth book from the brilliant Diary of a Wimpy Kid series.

Fire and Blood

George R.R. Martin

From bestselling author George R.R. Martin comes Fire and Blood, the fascinating history of the Targaryens in Westeros.

To Obama

Jeanne Marie Laskas

Ten years on from Obama’s historic presidential election in 2008, Laskas offers an intimate look at one man’s relationship with the American people, and how this extraordinary dialogue shaped an era-defining presidency.

The Ice Monster

David Walliams

Illustrated by Tony Ross, The Ice Monster is the fantastic new novel by No. 1 bestselling children’s author, David Walliams.