Meet Ove —the kind of man who points at people he dislikes as if they were burglars caught outside his bedroom window. He has staunch principles, strict routines, and a short fuse. People call him “the bitter neighbour from hell.”
This is a ravishing, wonderfully written novel about a friendship that lasts a lifetime. The story of Elena and Lila begins in a poor but vibrant neighbourhood on the outskirts of Naples.
Jimmy Flick is not like other kids - he's both too fast and too slow.
Set in a near-future North America, in a totalitarian theocracy which has overthrown the US Government, the book explores themes of women in subjugation
Fiona Maye, a leading High Court judge, renowned for her fierce intelligence and sensitivity is called on to try an urgent case.
A moving tale of friendship and redemption Marion Flint, in her early fifties, has spent fifteen years living a quiet life on the rugged coast of New Zealand, a life that allows the door to her past to remain firmly shut. But a chance meeting with a young boy, Ika, and her desire to help him force Marion to open the Pandora’s box of her memory.
On March 18, 1990, thirteen works of art today worth over $500 million were stolen from the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in Boston. It remains the largest unsolved art heist in history
Until the moment he received a frantic call from his father, Daniel believed his parents were headed into a peaceful, well-deserved retirement.But with that phone call, everything changes.
Edith and Frances, living with their mother on a tiny farm in the south-west of Australia, are visited by their cousin and his Armenian friend.
In the middle of tending to the everyday business at her vintage clothing shop Iris Lockhart receives a stunning phone call: Her great-aunt Esme, whom she never knew existed, is being released from Hospital Read more...