?Bully-Proof Kids offers concrete strategies to empower children and teenagers to deal confidently with bullying and dominant characters
Wonderworks reveals that literature is among the mightiest technologies that humans have ever invented, precision-honed to give us what our brains most want and need.
A stunning novel of the extraordinary and the everyday, The High House explores how we get used to change that once seemed unthinkable, how we place the needs of our families against the needs of others – and it asks us who, if we had to, we would save.
Anne Mette Hancock
The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo meets Sharp Objects in this internationally bestselling psychological thriller, for fans of Jo Nesbø and Henning Mankell.
Joe Parkinson, Drew Hinshaw
Bring Back Our Girls is an urgent and engrossing work of investigative journalism that unfolds across four continents, from the remote forests of northern Nigeria to the White House; from Khartoum safe houses to gilded hotel lobbies in the Swiss Alps.
Gayle Tzemach Lemmon
Mercia’s Take summons an England in the heat of the industrial revolution, and the lives it took to make it. Gripping, powerful and intense, it is the debut of an astonishing new talent.
‘A sublime gem of a novel’ Hannah Kent, author of Burial Rites
The extraordinary story behind A Very British Scandal, starring Claire Foy and Paul Bettany.
Taking the reader from 'Acting green' all the way to 'Water-rat', A Dictionary of Naval Slang is a treasury of naval argot, jargon, lingo and cant, and a window on the lost world of living on the high seas.
Robert D Putnam, Shaylyn Romney Garrett
'Putnam's book speaks for the many millions who don't think the way zealots do' Guardian