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55

James Delargy

James Delargy’s captivating novel, 55, is a gripping thriller with a killer hook.

Everything Is F*cked

From the author of bestseller, The Subtle Art of Not Giving A F∗ck, comes a counterintuitive guide to the problems of hope.

Milkman

Anna Burns

Anna Burns’ brilliant novel is a story of inaction and its enormous consequences.

The Beekeeper of Aleppo

Christy Lefteri

Christy Lefteri’s powerful debut novel is a testament to the triumph of the human spirit.

The Sparkle Pages

Meg Bignell

The Sparkle Pages is a heartfelt tale about one woman’s mission to reignite the passion in her marriage and find herself.

Great Britain

Lonely Planet

Check out Lonely Planet’s top 5 recommendations for Great Britain!

The Parisian

Isabella Hammad

The Parisian is historical fiction with a remarkable contemporary voice.

Normal People

Sally Rooney

Sally Rooney’s Normal People is a girl-meets-boy story with a difference.

Boy Swallows Universe

Trent Dalton

Trent Dalton’s Boy Swallows Universe is a beautiful coming of age novel set in suburban Brisbane.

The Flatshare

Beth O'Leary

The Flatshare is a delightful debut novel about two people who strike up an unlikely living arrangement.

If You Could Go Anywhere

Paige Toon

The compelling new novel from international bestselling author Paige Toon.

Mother’s Day Gift Suggestions

Find the perfect gift for Mum from our suggested reading list!

The Colour of Bee Larkham’s Murder

Sarah J Harris

The stunning debut adult novel from author and freelance education journalist, Sarah J Harris.

Breath

Tim Winton

Set in Western Australia in the 1970s, Tim Winton’s Breath is a beautifully-written story about wild, adolescent behaviour.

Hunting El Chapo: Taking Down the World’s Most-Wanted Drug Lord

Andrew Hogan & Douglas Century

This is the untold story of the American federal agent who captured the world’s most-wanted drug-lord.

Into the Water

Paula Hawkins

Into the Water is the gripping new release from bestselling author of The Girl on the Train, Paula Hawkins.

Self-Development Feature: New Power

Jeremy Heimans and Henry Timms

A brilliant guide to navigating a world defined by the battle and balancing of old power and new power.

The Late Show

Michael Connelly

Los Angeles can be a dangerous city – never more so than in the dead of night.

You Me Everything

Catherine Isaac

A gorgeous debut novel that is in turns heartbreaking and hopeful.

The Break

Marian Keyes

The Break, the newest release by bestselling novelist, Marian Keyes, is a warm, funny novel, full to the brim with Keyes’ signature Irish quirks.

Lovesome

Sally Seltmann

The triumphant debut from singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and producer, Sally Seltmann.

Books To Make You Feel The Love

We’ve got royal wedding fever! Check out our list of books that make you feel the love.