• Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman
    • Smart, uplifting debut novel with an unlikely and extraordinary heroine.
  • A Ladder to the Sky by John Boyne
    • A ruthless, aspiring author who will stop at nothing to succeed.
  • The Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris
    • Based on the true story of a man, his hope to survive and finding love in the horror of Auschwitz.
  • Warlight by Michael Ondaatje
    • Secrets and lies in post-World War II London.
  • Boy Swallows Universe by Trent Dalton
    • Love, fate, crime and coming of age in Brisbane in 1983.
  • Love and Ruin by Paula McLain
    • Based on the true story of Martha Gellhorn and Ernest Hemingway on the eve of World War II
  • The Last Hours by Minette Walters
    • Plague-ravaged England 1348 – can Lady Anne Develish keep her people safe from the Black Death?
  • Less by Andrew Sean Greer
    • Winner of the Pulitzer Fiction Prize 2018; wise, endearing and unexpectedly funny.
  • Washington Black by Esi Edugyan
    • A boy rising from the ashes of slavery becomes a free man.
  • The Silence of the Girls by Pat Barker
    • The Iliad as seen through the eyes of the women in the Greek camp at the end of the Trojan War.
  • Transcription by Kate Atkinson
    • The repercussions of one woman’s espionage work in World War II.
  • Love is Blind by William Boyd
    • A young Scottish musician and an obsessive love affair.
  • A Sister in My House by Linda Olsson
    • Two sisters estranged since childhood, but given a second chance, reunite in later life.
  • The Trick to Time by Kit de Waal
    • Grief, longing and a love that lasts a lifetime.
  • The Lost Man by Jane Harper
    • Three brothers and one unsolved death in the unrelenting sun of the Queensland Outback.
  • Star of the North by D.B. John
    • Thriller set in North Korea. A woman goes undercover in search of her missing twin sister.
  • Scrublands by Chris Hammer
    • A small Australian town is devastated by a shocking crime perpetuated by the most unlikely killer.