Mary Hooper’s new novel is a historical romp through early 19th century England, from rural Devon to the streets of London and Newgate prison.
The Shock of the Fall is told through the eyes of Matthew Holmes, a young schizophrenic boy who has spent the last ten years struggling to come to terms with the death of his elder brother
In 1988, Joe Coutts is a young man living with his family on a reservation in North Dakota.
One day Bat, a seven-year-old herdsboy in central Africa, stumbles on a group of poachers slaughtering an elephant.
The Borgias are the subject of Sarah Dunant’s latest novel, Blood and Beauty, which dissects the family’s insatiable desire for power and the means they use to obtain it, however scandalou
Marie is a security guard at the National Museum in London. It is the life she always wanted, full of calm and quiet contemplation.
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