Category:

 Fiction

In a small hillside town, Olli Suominen - publisher and discontented husband - is constantly losing umbrellas. He has joined a film club. And Greta, an old flame, has added him on Facebook.As his life becomes more and more entangled with Greta's, his wife and son ... read more

Secret Passages In A Hillside Town

Category:

 General Fiction

Awards:Winner of Guardian First Book Award 2012.

WINNER OF THE GUARDIAN FIRST BOOK AWARD A soldier's broken promise ...a mother's loss ...an agonizing truth. The Yellow Birds gives a powerful, emotional insight into the human cost of war - its impact on soldiers, their families, and most of all what it is like to return h... read more

The Yellow Birds

Category:

 Sci-Fi/Fantasy

Series:Takeshi Kovacs
Awards:Winner of Philip K. Dick Award 2004 (UK).

Coming to Netflix in 2018, this must-read story is a confident, action-and-violence packed thriller, and future classic noir SF novel from a multi-award-winning author.Four hundred years from now mankind is strung out across a region of interstellar space inherited from an anc... read more

Altered Carbon

Category:

 Poetry

Awards:Longlisted for Ockhams NZ Book Awards Poetry Prize 2018  

ANCHOR STONE by Tony Beyer is "a significant book by a significant poet" (Mark Young). It includes several longer works & a significant proportion which deliberately address issues relevant to contemporary concepts of New Zealand identity and culture. Importantly for the work of a s... read more

Anchor Stone

Category:

 General Fiction

At a drama school reunion, recriminations spiral into an accusation of rape. They all met again at the Drama School Reunion: the Hollywood celebrity, the out-of-work soap star, the understudy, the Shakespearian hero. Thirty-six years ago, they dreamed of the great parts awaiti... read more

The Actresses

Category:

 Fiction

How does a line in the sand become a barrier that people will risk everything to cross?Francisco Cant. was a US Border Patrol agent from 2008 to 2012. He worked the desert along the Mexican border, at the crossroads of remote drug routes and smuggling corridors. The job was to... read more

The Line Becomes A River

Category:

 Sci-Fi/Fantasy

Series:The Sunsurge Quartet

Desperate for the next Game of Thrones? Pick up Empress of the Fall for your full-on fix of epic fantasy. The Emperor is dead - long live the Empress! Emperor Constant is dead and his rivals are scrabbling for power - but any misstep could plunge the ... read more

Empress of the FallThe Sunsurge Quartet

Category:

 Thriller

SOON TO BE A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE starring Jennifer Lawrence, Joel Edgerton and Jeremy Irons. Dominika Egorov, former prima ballerina, is sucked into the heart of Putin's Russia, the country she loved, as the twists and turns of a betrayal and counter-betrayal unravel. American Nate Na... read more

Red Sparrow

Category:

 General Fiction

'A contemporary masterpiece' Guardian

THE FIRST VOLUME OF THE EXTRAORDINARY SOUTHERN REACH TRILOGY - NOW A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE WRITTEN AND DIRECTED BY ALEX GARLAND (EX MACHINA) AND STARRING NATALIE PORTMAN AND OSCAR ISAAC
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Annihilation FTI

Category:

 General Fiction

Alfred Busi, famed and beloved in his town for his music and songs, is now in his sixties, mourning the recent death of his wife and quietly living out his days alone in the large villa he has always called home. The night before he is due to attend a ceremony at the town's avenu... read more

The Melody

Category:

 Historical

The Wicked Cometh will take readers on a heart-racing journey through backstreets swathed with fog to richly curtained, brightly lit country houses; from the libraries and colleges of gentlemen, to sawdust-strewn gin palaces where ne'er-do-wells drink and scheme, all told throu... read more

The Wicked Cometh

Category:

 General Fiction

'A remarkable feat of imagination... I enjoyed and admired it in equal measure' Sarah Perry, author of The Essex SerpentIn 1627 Barbary pirates raided the coast of Iceland and abducted some 400 of its people, including 250 from a tiny island off the mainland. Among the ... read more

The Sealwoman's Gift
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