Book List in Order: 5 titles

  • 'Do You Know This Girl?' Harmony's teenage craving for drama is answered when a body is discovered by her aunt Mel on Evensand beach. But the naked, lifeless young woman turns out - problematically - to be alive. Unable to speak or rem...


  • A bitingly comic exploration of an unforgettably dysfunctional family, from a writer who wields great "comic rhythm" (The New Yorker). This ferociously funny family saga journeys into the mysteries of many kinds of love. England, 1983. A celebrate...


  • They were colour-supplement darlings of the 1980s: Patrick, the sexy, ferocious young playwright, scourge of an enthralled establishment, and Sara, who abandoned her two children to fulfil her destiny as Patrick's beautiful, devoted wife and muse.Thi...


  • An unforgettable debut about the pain, joy, and occasional beauty of childhood and its nearly unspeakable dangers. Like Lionel Shriver's We Need to Talk About Kevin and Donna Tartt's The Little Friend, this gripping novel pulls you toward its unim...


  • A child's imaginary friend, a woman who wants a baby more than anything, the holiday from hell, and the friend who tries to help too much—these are all part of this extraordinary collection of stories from a wonderful new young writer. With her per...