Nora Ephron (Little)
This autobiographical novel by Nora Ephron, Oscar-nominated screenwriter (When Harry Met Sally) and successful director (Sleepless in Seattle), is a bittersweet and very funny book about love and loss.
Alessandro Barbero, Allan Cameron (University of California Press, 2018)
The most important study of Charlemagne in a generation, this biography by distinguished medievalist Alessandro Barbero illuminates both the man and the world in which he lived. Charles the Great - Charlemagne - reigned from a.d. 768 to a.d. 814.
Verlag: Columbia University Press, 2018
The year 1928 was a remarkable one for Tanizaki. He wrote three exquisite novels, but while two of them - Some Prefer Nettles and Quicksand - became famous, In Black and White disappeared from view.
Lauren Berry (Macmillan US, 2017)
A cheeky, charming debut about twentysomething best friends in London struggling to set up their post-collegiate lives.
Kevin McAleer (PalmArtPress, 2021)
Steve McIlhenny ist ein scheußlicher Lehrer, ein gewohnheitsmäßiger Trinker, ein geborener Nonkonformist und nicht zuletzt ein junger weißer Mann, der versucht in dem Antidiskriminierungsumfeld und der politisch-korrekten Atmosphäre der ...
Mark Twain (Vero Verlag in hansebooks GmbH, 2014)
Most of the adventures recorded in this book really occurred; one or two were experiences of my own, the rest those of boys who were school mates of mine.
Tarun Shanker, Kelly Zekas (Macmillan US, 2016)
Jane Austen meets X-Men in this gripping and adventure-filled paranormal romance set in Victorian London! It is a truth universally acknowledged that a woman in possession of a secret power must be in danger of falling in love.
Abdulrazak Gurnah (Bloomsbury Trade, 2006)
From the winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature 2021, 'an absorbing novel about abandonment and loss' (Daily Telegraph)Par. Par.
Alex Reeve (Bloomsbury Trade, 2021)
An anonymous letter summons fledgling journalist Leo Stanhope to an East End club, only for the owner to be found murdered in this highly atmospheric, characterful Victorian mystery, perfect for fans of Antonia Hodgson, Abir Mukherjee and Andrew ...
Antonin Artaud (diaphanes, 2021)
In the last two years of his life, following his release from the Rodez asylum, Antonin Artaud decided he wanted his new work to connect with a vast public audience, and chose to record radio broadcasts in order to carry through that aim.
Salley Vickers (Penguin Books UK, 2021)
The new novel from Salley Vickers, Sunday Times bestselling author of The Librarian and Grandmothers - a charming, heartwarming and beautifully designed Christmas gift!
Rafael Horzon (Suhrkamp, 2021)
Rafael Horzon - furniture magnate, original genius, and Apple Cake Tycoon. As a failed student and failed postal service delivery man, he succeeds over the years, nonetheless, in building up multiple corporate empires: a fashion label, an agency ...
Shaun Usher (Canongate Books, 2021)
A compulsive collection of the world's most entertaining, inspiring and powerful letters with fathers at their heart, curated by the founder of the global phenomenon lettersofnote.
Sophie Kinsella (Random House UK, 2021)
Don't miss the party of the year! Number One bestselling author Sophie Kinsella returns with an irresistible new standalone about family love, family tensions and what you might hear if they didn't know you were in the room . . .
Thomas Käpernick (VSA, 2020)
This book tells the life stories of people who were forced onto a death march from Hamburg to Kiel in Germany in April 1945 at the end of WW2. The volume also contains a historical overview and a list of 235 known participants on this death march.
Karen Swan (Macmillan Publishers International, 2021)
No Christmas would be complete without a wonderfully romantic story from Karen Swan, internationally bestselling author of Christmas in the Snow and Together by Christmas.
Darla-Jane Gilroy (Welbeck Publishing Group, 2021)
Little Book of Christian Louboutin charts the rise of the world's most celebrated shoe designer. Par. Par. A pocket-sized, illustrated book charting the rise of the world's most celebrated shoe designer.
Jane Fallon (Penguin Books UK, 2021)
A white lie never hurt anyone, right? . . . 'Worst Idea Ever is SO GOOD! I read it in one mad gulp' MARIAN KEYES 'Emotionally intelligent and beautifully written' DAILY MAIL 'I loved Worst Idea Ever, possibly my favourite so far.
50 Cent (HarperCollins US, 2021)
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER For the first time, Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson opens up about his amazing comeback-from tragic personal loss to thriving businessman and cable's highest-paid executive-in this unique self-help guide, his first since ...
Lucy Mangan (Profile Books, 2021)
Beloved author Lucy Mangan's uproariously funny debut novelPar. 'Utterly, utterly perfect and brilliant - I think it is, simply, a new classic, and the book every woman will be able to trust to make her happy when she picks it up' - Caitlin ...
Mike Barfield (Laurence King Verlag GmbH, 2021)
Something amazing really does happen every single day! Something amazing really does happen every single day! Literally the book of the year, this incredible compendium gives you fun and fantastic facts for every date on the calendar.
Aliya Whiteley (Titan Books, 2020)
Short fiction collection from award-winning, Clarke Award, John W. Campbell, BFS, BSFA, Shirley Jackson, James Tiptree Jr and Saboteur Award nominated author, Aliya Whiteley.
Ryan Holiday (Penguin Random House, 2021)
The instant New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and USA Today Bestseller! Ryan Holiday s bestselling trilogy The Obstacle Is the Way, Ego is the Enemy, and Stillness is the Key captivated professional athletes, CEOs, politicians, and ...
Karl Ove Knausgård (Penguin Random House, 2021)
"Knausgaard is among the finest writers alive. Dwight Garner, New York Times A major new work from the author of the renowned My Struggle series, The Morning Star is an astonishing, ambitious, and rich novel about what we don't understand, ...
John Lanchester (Faber & Faber, 2021)
Very modern ghost stories from the Booker-nominated author of The Wall.Par. 'Sharp, humorous, satirical . . . a mind-bending collection.' TLS Household gizmos with a mind of their own. Constant cold calls from unknown numbers.
Danielle Steel (Penguin Random House, 2021)
#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER In this spellbinding tale from Danielle Steel, a princess is sent away to safety during World War II, where she falls in love, and is lost forever.
Ruth Ozeki (Canongate Books, 2021)
One year after the death of his beloved musician father, thirteen-year-old Benny Oh begins to hear voices. The voices belong to the things in his house - a sneaker, a broken Christmas ornament, a piece of wilted lettuce.
Louise Penny (Macmillan US, 2021)
Instant #1 New York Times Bestseller AARP The Magazine - Recommended Summer Reading CNN - A Most Anticipated Book of August Bustle - A Most Anticipated Book of August Chief Inspector Armand Gamache returns to Three Pines in #1 New York ...
Matt Haig (Canongate Books, 2020)
THE SUNDAY TIMES NUMBER ONE BESTSELLING WORLDWIDE PHENOMENON READERS' MOST LOVED BOOK OF 2021 WINNER OF THE GOODREADS CHOICE AWARD FOR FICTION Between life and death there is a library.
Alex Bellos (Faber & Faber, 2021)
From the bestselling author of Alex's Adventures in Numberland and Can You Solve My Problems? comes a fascinating, hugely entertaining collection of puzzles for crossword addicts and language-lovers of all stripes.Par.
Michael Bird, Orlando Bird (Quarto Publishing Group, 2021)
Writer's Letters is a collection of fascinating letters written by great writers, from Dickens to De BeauvoirDelve into the lives and work of some of the world's great writers with this intriguing collection of correspondence.
Oscar Wilde (Insel Verlag, 2021)
Mit seiner Schlagfertigkeit, seinem Geist und Witz wurde der Ire Oscar Wilde in den Salons des viktorianischen London zu einer Berühmtheit, bevor er sich als Kritiker, Romanautor und Dichter einen Namen machte.