A First Book of the Sea
Nicola Davies, Emily Sutton
"a particularly delightful anthology of poems..."
— The Daily Telegraph
5 out of 5
A Different Drummer
William Melvin Kelley
"His work is long overdue a revival..."
— Financial Times
"by turns gripping and laugh-out-loud funny..."
— Daily Mail
The Skylarks' War
"...this dense, beautifully unravelled family saga may be her best book yet...."
Armadillo and Hare
Jeremy Strong, Rebecca Bagley
"Bagley’s charismatic illustrations add character, movement, comedy and style..."
— The Sunday Times
The Italian Teacher
"The Italian Teacher is often wickedly funny - Rachman has an eye for life's cruelty worthy of Waugh..."
The Restless Girls
Jessie Burton, Angela Barrett
"a wonderful, magic-realist feminist fantasy..."
— Book Trust
The Stone Sky
N. K. Jemisin
"It’s devastating. Poignant and personal and almost impossibly powerful......"
The Lost Words
Robert Macfarlane, Jackie Morris
"This sumptuously illustrated book is a celebration of words from the natural world..."
The Clockwork Crow
"this wintry enchantment is suspenseful, resonant of folk tales and perfect to curl up with in the cold..."