- Location(s): Istanbul (Constantinople)
- Genre(s): Science Fiction/Future
- Era(s): Future
In the lower depths of a massive submarine, ship’s zoologist Nerissa Crane takes an ultrasound of a heavily pregnant Asian elephant. The elephant conceived off-ship but, it transpires, was forced on board – along with Nerissa and a hastily...
- Location(s): South Africa
- Genre(s): Crime, Thriller
- Era(s): Contemporary
It’s Rosa. There’s trees outside. Get me help. Please. A terrified young woman leaves a phone message for her grandfather. He promised he’d protect her, but now she’s disappeared. A little girl, only three years old, is found half-dead...
- Location(s): Netherlands
- Genre(s): Autobiography/Memoirs
- Era(s): 2001
Trading life in the fast lane of Johannesburg for that of Rotterdam’s serene Oude Haven, Valerie Poore packs all her worldly possessions aboard the historic Dutch barge Hoop and sets about rebuilding both the boat and her life after...
- Location(s): West of Scotland, Lewis, The Outer Hebrides
- Genre(s): Fiction
- Era(s): Modern
Alex is stuck. Stuck in Essex. Stuck in his childhood home. Stuck in a job he hates. The relationship he’d been counting on all these years has finally fallen apart. He’s run out of things to hope for. Anxious,...