- Location(s): Austria, Europe, Istanbul (Constantinople)
- Genre(s): Adventure, Children
- Era(s): Present
One small girl – one BIG adventure. When Max is sent to Istanbul to stay with her boring Great Aunt-Elodie, little does she expect to be plunged into a thrilling night-time adventure across Europe. And when the mysterious Heartbreak...
- Location(s): Tuscany
- Genre(s): Fiction, Romance
- Era(s): contemporary
Emily looks like she has it all Living the dream There’s the lovingly restored Tuscan farmhouse, the three beautiful children, the successful husband, the newspaper column detailing her glamorous expat life. But when Emily’s husband dumps her by text...
- Location(s): Russia
- Genre(s): Thriller
- Era(s): Mid 20th Century
Tom Rob Smith’s first book, Child 44, enjoyed unprecedented attention and acclaim (as did its youthful author), so it was inevitable that the appetite for that novel’s successor would be keen. Now it’s here, and The Secret Speech, largely...
- Location(s): Greater Manchester, Scotland
- Genre(s): Romance
- Era(s): Contemporary
Lifestyle journalist and thirty-something singleton Melissa hashtags, insta’s and snapchats her supposedly fabulous life on every social media platform there is. That is until she wakes up on her birthday, another year older and still alone, wondering if for...
- Location(s): India
- Genre(s): Fiction
- Era(s): early 2000s
Bhima, the unforgettable main character of Thrity Umrigar’s beloved national bestseller The Space Between Us, returns in this triumphant sequel—a poignant and compelling novel in which the former servant struggles against the circumstances of class and misfortune to forge...