FORTHCOMING BOOKS 2017-2018
June 2017: All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr
July 2017: The Watchmaker of Filigree Street by Natasha Pulley
August 2017: Riot and Retribution by Alex E. Robertson
September: 2017 The Dark Circle by Linda Grant
October: 2017 We Have Always Lived in the Castle by Shirley Jackson
Shirley Jackson’s Masterpiece: the deliciously dark and funny story of Merricat, tomboy teenager, beloved sister and possible lunatic.
November: 2017 Daisy in Chains by Sharon Bolton
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January: Birdcage Walk by Bristol writer Helen Dunmore
Kindle, £4.99, Paperback, £5.99
Domestic Terror in Georgian Bristol; with secret assignations in Clifton Gorge and with the command of a thriller.
February: Ali Land, Good Me Bad Me
Kindle £4.99, Paperback £6.29
Psychological thriller, the Sunday Times best seller and the unputdownable Richard & Judy Book Club pick that will chill you to the bone.
March: Elizabeth Strout, My Name is Lucy Barton
Kindle, £4.99, paperback: £3.99 from Prime
Longlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2016 and the Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction 2016. A New York Times bestseller.
An exquisite story of mothers and daughters from the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Olive Kitteridge.
April: David Grann, Killers of the Flower Moon
Kindle: £9.99, Paperback £8.99
In the 1920s the richest people per capita in the world were the Osage Indians of USA after oil was found on their land. Then one by one they were murdered. The FBI took the case but the investigation was bungled. Eventually a Texas Ranger called Tom White unravelled the mystery. This true story is one of the most chilling conspiracies in American history.
May: Amor Towles, A Gentleman in Moscow
Kindle, £4.29, Paperback, £6.29
In June 1922 Count Alexander Rostov deemed an unrepentant aristocrat by a Bolshevik Tribunal was taken from the Kremlin across Red square to the Hotel Metropol having been sentenced to indefinite house arrest. The Sunday Times said ‘Abundant in humour, history and humanity’.
June: Emma Carroll, Letters from the Lighthouse
Kindle, £4.33, Paperback. £4.66
February 1941. After months of bombing in London12 year old Olive Bradshaw and her little brother Cliff are evacuated to the Devon. The only person with two spare rooms is Mr Ephraim the lighthouse keeper. But he is not used to company and he certainly doesn’t want any evacuees.
July: Matt Haig, How to Stop Time
Kindle, £4.74, Paperback, £7.64, Illustrated ed., £12.32
Tom hazard may look like an ordinary 41-year old, but owing to a rare condition he’s been alive for centuries. How to Stop Time is a wild and bittersweet story about losing and finding yourself, about the certainty of change and about the lifetimes it takes to learn how to live.