Fiction

Our Happy Days

Adélaïde de Clermont-Tonnerre

“For thirty years, Edouard Vian and Laure Brankovic were the most notorious couple in European cinema. Amidst divorces and remarriages, they made thirty films, and one child: that child was me. They a…


The Beauty of Impossible Things

Rachel Donohue

Foresight is not always a gift… The summer Natasha Rothwell turns fifteen, strange dancing lights appear in the sky above her small town, lights that she interprets as portents of doom. Natasha leads…


The Sun Walks Down

Fiona McFarlane

An expansive and visionary novel, centered around one of Australia’s oldest stories – the child lost in the wilderness, The Sun Walks Down weaves an exploratory story of unsettlement, told in many way…


Apuleius’ The Golden Ass

Peter Singer

Peter Singer has breathed new life into Apuleius’ Golden Ass—a hilarious, bawdy tale and one of the earliest novels—accentuating its remarkable empathy for animals. Apuleius’s The Golden Ass, one of a…


Surrogate

Susan Spindler

Surrogate is a compelling and topical psychological drama that explores marriage, fertility and female identity. Ruth Furnival has built the life she always dreamed of: a stellar career in television,…


The Northern Reach

W.S. Winslow

Frozen in grief after the loss of her son at sea, Edith Baines stares across the water at a schooner, under full sail yet motionless in the winter wind and surging tide of the Northern Reach. Edith se…


Twilight of the Beasts

Marc Levy

“An episode of Casa de Papel meets Mission Impossible… if you’re not worried about an all-nighter, read Twilight of the Beasts…” -BFM TV, Première Edition Maya has disappeared. It’s a race against…


Lullaby Beach

Stella Duffy

When Lucy discovers the body of her great aunt Kitty, with a puzzling note and empty pill bottles by her bed, she can’t believe that the formidable woman who held her family together is gone – or unde…


Landslide

Susan Conley

After a fishing accident leaves her husband hospitalized across the border in Canada, Jill is left to look after her teenage boys–“the wolves”–alone. Nothing comes easy in their remote corner of Maine…


PENELOPE’S VOYAGE

Marie Robert

A philosophical journey – a modern-day Sophie’s World. Penelope, you are not here by accident. “You want to feel something, your heart burns, your mind is beset with thoughts, but you refuse to go any…