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The Watchmaker of Filigree Street

The Watchmaker of Filigree Street
  • Author(s): Natasha Pulley
  • Location(s): Japan, London, Oxford
  • Genre(s): Fiction, Historical
  • Era(s): 1880s

In 1883, Thaniel Steepleton returns to his tiny flat to find a gold pocketwatch on his pillow. When the watch saves Thaniel’s life in a blast that destroys Scotland Yard, he goes in search of its maker, Keita Mori...

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The Water and the Wine

The Water and the Wine
  • Author(s): Tamar Hodes
  • Location(s): Hydra
  • Genre(s): Fiction, Romance
  • Era(s): 1960s

It is the 1960s and a group of young writers and artists gather on the Greek island of Hydra. Leonard Cohen is at the start of his career and in love with Marianne, who is also muse to her...

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The Water Dancer

The Water Dancer
  • Author(s): Ta-Nehisi Coates
  • Location(s): Virginia
  • Genre(s): Fiction, Historical
  • Era(s): 19th century

Hiram Walker is born into bondage on a Virginia plantation. But he is also born gifted with a mysterious power that he won’t discover until he is almost a man, when he risks everything for a chance to escape....

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The Water Thief

The Water Thief
  • Author(s): Claire Hajaj
  • Location(s): Sahara
  • Genre(s): Fiction
  • Era(s): Modern

When a heart attack kills his father, young architect Nick abandons his comfortable London life to volunteer abroad for a year – a last chance to prove himself, and atone for old sins. But in a remote village on the...

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The Watermelon Boys

The Watermelon Boys
  • Author(s): Ruqaya Izzidien
  • Location(s): Iraq
  • Genre(s): Fiction
  • Era(s): 1915

It is the winter of 1915 and Iraq has been engulfed by the First World War. Hungry for independence from Ottoman rule, Ahmad leaves his peaceful family life on the banks of the Tigris to join the British-led revolt....

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The Wave

The Wave
  • Author(s): Virginia Moffatt
  • Location(s): Cornwall
  • Genre(s): Psychological Thriller
  • Era(s): Contemporary

A devastating tsunami is heading towards the Cornish coast. With no early warning and limited means of escape, many people won’t get away in time. While the terrifying reality of the news hits home, one young woman posts a...

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The Way a River Went: Following the Volga Through the Heart of Russia

The Way a River Went: Following the Volga Through the Heart of Russia
  • Author(s): Thom Wheeler
  • Location(s): Russia
  • Genre(s): Travelogue
  • Era(s): Modern

Thom Wheeler is not a man to be put off by the prospect of an uncharted, impractical or downright dangerous journey. Having accidentally introduced his old school friend Vicky to Dmitry, the Russian love of her life, at the...

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The Way Life Should Be

The Way Life Should Be
  • Author(s): Christina Baker Kline
  • Location(s): Maine
  • Genre(s): Fiction
  • Era(s): Contemporary

Angela can feel the clock ticking. She is single in New York City, stuck in a job she doesn’t want and a life that seems to have, somehow, just happened. She inherited a flair for Italian cooking from her...

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The Way Men Act

The Way Men Act
  • Author(s): Elinor Lipman
  • Location(s): Massachusetts
  • Genre(s): Fiction, Romance
  • Era(s): Contemporary

Melinda is a florist. She doesn’t want to be. She never intended to come home to Harrow, Massachusetts and, if she did, she planned to be married with a great job, not single and designing her former classmates’ wedding...

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The Way of All Flesh

The Way of All Flesh
  • Author(s): Ambrose Parry
  • Location(s): Edinburgh
  • Genre(s): Historical, Thriller
  • Era(s): 1847

LONGLISTED FOR THE 2019 McILVANNEY PRIZE LONGLISTED FOR THEAKSTON OLD PECULIER CRIME NOVEL OF THE YEAR Edinburgh, 1847. City of Medicine, Money, Murder. In the city’s Old Town a number of young women have been found dead, all having...

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