Books for Independent Thinkers


It may be the relative youngster on the literary scene, but the novel is the king of reads. Here’s our selection of fictive treats from the UK and across the world.

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  1. Commentary
    Born in 1900, Marcelle Sauvageot was connected to the Surrealists by friendship, love, and artistic practice, but has been excluded from the dominant narrative about that movement until a reissue of her single book, Commentaire (initially retitled Laissez-Moi), was published in Paris in 2002, prompting a revival of interest in her work and inspiring a successful one-woman show in Paris. Learn More »
  2. Sugar Hall

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    A chilling ghost story by a strong contemporary British female author. Learn More »
  3. Blood Sisters

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    Historical fiction set during the French Revolution. Learn More »
  4. Kosmonaut Zero
    A new space-race novel by “Manchester’s greatest science fiction writer” (Anthony H Wilson). Learn More »
  5. The Open Door

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    The Open Door follows Saturday Night and Sunday Morning as the final volume in the Seaton series.

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  6. Winston and Me

    Winston and Me tells the story of poor Edinburgh teenager Jamie Melville and his relationship first as batman and later as assistant to Winston Churchill, from the mud of Flanders to the House of Commons during the First World War.

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  7. A Small Life

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    Edgy and intimate, this innovative collection of prose, poetry and life drawing is rich in its variety, and taboo-breaking in its honesty. Learn More »
  8. Huracan

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    New fiction celebrating the 50th anniversary of Jamaican Independence. Learn More »
  9. The Hills Were Joyful Together
    A long acknowledged classic of Caribbean fiction, restored to print after almost 20 years. Learn More »
  10. Daughters of Empire
    “Powerful and poetic” – Time Out. Learn More »

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