Category:

 Literary

Awards:Shortlisted for the Booker Prize 2019

The new novel from the best-selling author of The Bastard of Istanbul. 'In the first minute following her death, Tequila Leila's consciousness began to ebb, slowly and steadily, like a tide receding from the shore. Her brain cells, having run out of blood, ... read more

10 Minutes 38 Seconds in This Strange World
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Category:

 Literary

Reading Level:very good
Awards:Winner of Commonwealth Writer's Prize Best Book Eurasia 2002 and WH Smith Literary Prize 2002. Shortlisted for Whitbread Prize (Fiction) 2001 and Booker Prize for Fiction 2001 and WHSmith Book Awards (Fiction) 2002.

On the hottest day of the summer of 1934, thirteen- year-old Briony Tallis sees her sister Cecilia strip off her clothes and plunge into the fountain in the garden of their country hosue. Watching her is Robbie Turner, her childhood friend who, like Cecilia, has recently come down from Camb... read more

Atonement
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Category:

 Literary

Reading Level:1 Fiction
Awards:Shortlisted Man Booker International 2019

Drive Your Plow Over the Bones of the Dead takes place in a remote Polish village, where Duszejko, an eccentric woman in her sixties, recounts the events surrounding the disappearance of her two dogs. When members of a local hunting club are found murdered, ... read more

Drive Your Plow Over the Bones of the Dead

Category:

 Literary

Awards:Winner of the 2019 Goldsmiths Prize. Shortlisted Booker Prize 2019

Latticing one cherry pie after another, an Ohio housewife tries to bridge the gaps between reality and the torrent of meaningless info that is the United States of America. She worries about her children, her dead parents, African elephants, the bedroom rit... read more

Ducks, Newburyport (Man Booker Shortlist 2019)
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Category:

 Literary

Reading Level:very good
Awards:Short-listed for Man Booker Prize 2017 (UK). Longlisted for the 2018 Women's Prize for Fiction.

Fresh and distinctive writing from an exciting new voice in fiction - Sally Rooney meets Sarah Perry, Elmet is an unforgettable novel about family, as well as a beautiful meditation on landscape. Daniel is heading north. He is looking for someone. The simplicity of his early life with Daddy ... read more

Elmet
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Category:

 Literary

Reading Level:1 Fiction
Awards:2019 Longlisted for the Booker Prize  

From 'one of the most gifted writers working today' (New York Times) comes an audacious new novel about the bodies we live in and the bodies we desire. In Brexit Britain, a young transgender doctor called Ry is falling in love - against their better judgement - with Vict... read more

Frankissstein: A Love Story
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Category:

 Literary

Reading Level:very good

'A writer of sentences so elegant that they gleam' - Ali Smith Perdita Lee may appear your average British schoolgirl; Harriet Lee may seem just a working mother trying to penetrate the school social hierarchy; but there are signs that they might not be as normal as they think they are. F... read more

Gingerbread
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Category:

 Literary

Awards:Joint winner of the Booker Prize 2019

 (Joint Winner of the 2019 Booker Prize) Teeming with life and crackling with energy - a love song to modern Britain and black womanhood Girl, Woman, Other follows the lives and struggles of twelve very different characters. Mostly women, black and British, they tell the stories... read more

Girl Woman Other

Category:

 Literary

Awards:Longlisted for the 2018 Women's Prize for Fiction

WINNER OF THE WOMEN'S PRIZE FOR FICTION 2018 SHORTLISTED FOR THE COSTA NOVEL AWARD 2017 LONGLISTED FOR THE MAN BOOKER PRIZE 2017 A GUARDIAN BOOK OF THE YEAR 2017 AN OBSERVER BOOK OF THE YEAR 2017 A TELEGRAPH BOOK OF THE YEAR 2017 A NEW STATESMAN BOOK OF THE YEAR 2017 AN EVENING STANDARD ... read more

Home Fire

Category:

 Literary

SHORTLISTED FOR THE GOLDSMITHS PRIZE A woman on a plane listens to the stranger in the seat next to hers telling her the story of his life: his work, his marriage, and the harrowing night he has just spent burying the family dog. That woman is Faye, who is now on her way to Europe to promote th... read more

Kudos
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Category:

 Literary

Reading Level:very good
Awards:>> WINNER OF THE MAN BOOKER PRIZE 2017 <<

***WINNER OF THE 2018 AUDIE AWARD FOR AUDIOBOOK OF THE YEAR*** The long-awaited first novel from the author of Tenth of December: a moving and original father-son story featuring none other than Abraham Lincoln, as well as an unforgettable cast of supporting characters, living... read more

Lincoln in the Bardo

Category:

 Literary

Series:Man Booker Winner 2018
Reading Level:near fine
Awards:Shortlisted for the 2019 Women's Prize for Fiction Winner of the Man Booker Prize 2018

In an unnamed city, middle sister stands out for the wrong reasons. She reads while walking, for one. And she has been taking French night classes downtown. So when a local paramilitary known as the milkman begins pursuing her, she suddenly becomes "interesting," the last thing she ever wa... read more

Milkman
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