The new year brings fresh opportunity for literary discovery in the form of a wave of debut novels. Here are six promising first efforts to look out for, including the story of the raucous friendship between two female cartoonists, a tale of a Chinese imm
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The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer by Siddhartha Mukherjee. Explores the past, present and future of cancer dating all the way back to 1500 bc and advancements along the way. An truly amazing book.
The Wilder Shores of Love by Lesley Blanch. Tells the stories of Aimee Dubucq de Rivery, Lady Ellenborough,Isabel Burton and Isabelle Eberhardt: four unorthodox century women who found love and adventure in the Arabian deserts.