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BLUE DAHLIA, BLACK GOLD, by Daniel Metcalfe: 'The authentic voice of a travel writer driven by curiosity, fascinated by the chosen country, determined to share his voice with the reader…[Metcalfe] gets down to what he his so good at: first-class reporting, descriptions of remarkable characters and easy-to-digest history lessons.' - Literary Review

THE TWELVE TRIBES OF HATTIE, by Ayana Mathis: '[Mathis's] elastic voice is thoroughly her own — both lyrical and unsparing, meditative and visceral, and capable of giving the reader nearly complete access to her characters’ minds and hearts.' - New York Times

MY NAME IS..., by Alastair Campbell: 'It is a sad and terrifying story, well-researched and timely… affords the reader a 360 degree view of what it is to deal with a vulnerable deceitful alcoholic in denial.' - The Times (Saturday Review)

LETTERS FROM SKYE, by Jessica Brockmole: 'The beauty of Scotland, the tragedy of war, the longings of the heart, and the struggles of a family torn apart by disloyalty are brilliantly drawn, leaving just enough blanks to be filled by the reader’s imagination.' - Publishers Weekly

CARRY ON, JEEVES, by P.G. Wodehouse: 'What a very, very lucky person you are. Spread out before you are the finest and funniest words from the finest and funniest writer the past century ever knew.' - Stephen Fry

THE INVISIBLE KINGDOM, by Rob Ryan: 'Rob Ryan is not only an extraordinarily gifted artist but also a wonderful storyteller. The Invisible Kingdom is quite the loveliest marriage of words and images that I've encountered in a very long time. Rob Ryan is not only an extraordinarily gifted artist but also a wonderful storyteller. The Invisible Kingdom is quite the loveliest marriage of words and images that I've encountered in a very long time.' - John Connolly

A BLAZE OF AUTUMN SUNSHINE - THE LAST DIARIES OF TONY BENN: 'This is a lovely book; warm, humane, genuinely revelatory and, on occasions, a touch surreal.' - Sunday Times

TOMORROW THERE WILL BE APRICOTS, by Jessica Soffer: 'A profound and necessary new voice. Soffer's prose is as controlled as it is fresh, as incisive as it is musical. Soffer has arrived early, with an orchestra of talent at her disposal.' - Colum McCann

AN OFFICER AND A SPY, by Robert Harris: 'Harris is committed to the belief that you can get at a truth as a novelist that you can’t as an historian… and he does give us the look, sensations, sounds and smells as no historian could… it is informative, accomplished and highly enjoyable.' - Evening Standard