• Young Adult

    Midnight Sun by Stephenie Meyer

    Blurb: I could see how easy it would be to fall into loving Bella. It would be exactly like falling: effortless. Not letting myself love her was the opposite of falling – it was pulling myself up a cliff face, hand over hand, the task as gruelling as if I had no more than mortal strength. When Edward Cullen and Bella Swan met in Twilight, an iconic love story was born. But until now, fans have only heard Bella’s side of the story. At last, readers can experience Edward’s version in the long-awaited companion novel Midnight Sun. This unforgettable tale, as told through Edward’s eyes, takes on a new and…

  • Romance

    The Flatshare by Beth O’Leary

    Tiffy and Leon share a flatTiffy and Leon share a bedTiffy and Leon have never met…Tiffy Moore needs a cheap flat, and fast. Leon Twomey works nights and needs cash. Their friends think they’re crazy, but it’s the perfect solution: Leon occupies the one-bed flat while Tiffy’s at work in the day, and she has the run of the place the rest of the time. But with obsessive ex-boyfriends, demanding clients at work, wrongly imprisoned brothers and, of course, the fact that they still haven’t met yet, they’re about to discover that if you want the perfect home you need to throw the rulebook out the window… I know what you’re thinking:…

  • Romance

    Normal People by Sally Rooney

    Blurb: Connell and Marianne grow up in the same small town in the west of Ireland, but the similarities end there. In school, Connell is popular and well-liked, while Marianne is a loner. But when the two strike up a conversation – awkward but electrifying – something life-changing begins. Normal People is a story of mutual fascination, friendship and love. It takes us from that first conversation to the years beyond, in the company of two people who try to stay apart but find they can’t. Connell and Marianne begin a casual relationship in their final year of school but for various reasons, decide to keep it secret. Despite telling…

  • Mystery

    Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens

    Blurb: For years, rumours of the ‘Marsh Girl’ have haunted Barkley Cove, a quiet town on the North Carolina coast. So in late 1969, when handsome Chase Andrews is found dead, the locals immediately suspect Kya Clark, the so-called Marsh Girl. But Kya is not what they say. Sensitive and intelligent, she has survived for years alone in the marsh that she calls home, finding friends in the gulls and lessons in the sand. Then the time comes when she yearns to be loved. When two young men from town become intrigued by her wild beauty, Kya opens herself to a new life – until the unthinkable happens. Growing up,…

  • Mystery

    The Family Upstairs by Lisa Jewell

    Blurb: Be careful who you let in… In a large house in London’s fashionable Chelsea, a baby is awake in her cot. Well-fed and cared for, she is happily waiting for someone to pick her up. In the kitchen lie three decomposing corpses. Close to them is a hastily scrawled note. They’ve been dead for several days. Who has been looking after the baby? And where did they go? When Libby turns 25, she receives the keys to a large house in Chelsea. It ends her money worries but raises a lot of questions about the family who lived there, her family. What happened at 16 Cheyne Walk? As Libby investigates…

  • Romance

    I’ve Got Your Number by Sophie Kinsella

    Blurb: I’ve lost it. : ( The only thing in the world I wasn’t supposed to lose. My engagement ring. It’s been in Magnus’s family for three generations. And now, the very same day his parents are coming, I’ve lost it. The very same day. Do no hyperventilate, Poppy. Stay positive!! : ) A couple of glasses of bubbly with the girls and Poppy’s life has gone into meltdown. Not only has she lost her engagement ring, but in the panic that followed, she’s lost her phone too. When she spots an abandoned phone in a bin it seems it was meant to be . . . Finders Keepers! Except…

  • Crime Fiction

    Blood Orange by Harriet Tyce

    Blurb: Alison has it all. A doting husband, adorable daughter, and a career on the rise – she’s just been given her first murder case to defend. But all is never as it seems… Just one more night. Then I’ll end it. Alison drinks too much. She’s neglecting her family. And she’s having an affair with a colleague whose taste for pushing boundaries may be more than she can handle. I did it. I killed him. I should be locked up. Alison’s client doesn’t deny that she stabbed her husband – she wants to plead guilty. And yet something about her story is deeply amiss. Saving this woman may be…

  • Romance

    RSVP by Helen Warner

    Blurb: You are cordially invited to the wedding of the year… Meet: Anna, the Heartbroken Ex    Clare, the Best Friend    Ella, the Femme Fatale    Rachel, the Bride-to-Be It’s the day Anna always dreamed of: The Love of her Life is at the altar, about to say ‘I do’. But that’s where the dream ends, because although he’s The One, he’s about to become another woman’s husband. Or is he…? I wanted to like this book. I love a wedding. I love a heartbreak-to-reunion story. The blurb made it sound like there was going to be drama, like the fun kind of drama where you don’t know quite…

  • Young Adult

    Eleanor and Park by Rainbow Rowell

    Blurb: Eleanor is the new girl in town, and with her chaotic family life, her mismatched clothes and unruly red hair, she couldn’t stick out more if she tried. Park is the boy at the back of the bus. Black T-shirts, headphones, head in a book – he thinks he’s made himself invisible. But not to Eleanor … never to Eleanor. Slowly, steadily, through late-night conversations and an ever-growing stack of mix-tapes, Eleanor and Park fall for each other. They fall in love the way you do the first time, when you’re young, and you feel as if you have nothing and everything to lose. I’ll be honest, if I…

  • Mystery

    The Twins by Saskia Sarginson

    Blurb: Isolte and Viola are twins. Inseparable as children, they’ve grown into very different adults: Isolte, a successful features writer for a magazine; and Viola, desperately unhappy and struggling with a lifelong eating disorder. What happened all those years ago to set the twins on such different paths to adulthood? As both women start to unravel the escalating tragedies of a half-remembered summer, terrifying secrets from the past come rushing back – and threaten to overwhelm their adult lives . . . Isolte and Viola grew up in a forest in Suffolk, living a wild life with their hippy mother. When a series of tragic accidents occur, they move to…