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  • Nobody Will Tell You This But Me

    Nobody Will Tell You This But Me
    av Bess Kalb

    Pocket - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780349013497

    **I HAVE NOT BEEN AS PROFOUNDLY MOVED BY A BOOK IN YEARS' JODI PICOULT** **I LOVED THIS BOOK MORE THAN I CAN SAY**NIGELLA LAWSON A brilliantly original memoir of a grandmother speaking to her granddaughter from beyond the grave, telling the story o…

  • Nobody Will Tell You This But Me

    Nobody Will Tell You This But Me
    av Bess Kalb

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780349013510

    **I HAVE NOT BEEN AS PROFOUNDLY MOVED BY A BOOK IN YEARS' JODI PICOULT** **I LOVED THIS BOOK MORE THAN I CAN SAY**NIGELLA LAWSON A brilliantly original memoir of a grandmother speaking to her granddaughter from beyond the grave, telling the story of…

  • The Secret Diaries Of Miss Anne Lister: Vol. 1

    The Secret Diaries Of Miss Anne Lister: Vol. 1
    av Anne Lister

    Pocket - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844087198

    'Engaging, revealing, at times simply astonishing: Anne Lister's diaries are an indispensable read for anyone interested in the history of gender, sexuality, and the intimate lives of women' SARAH WATERS 'The Lister diaries are the Dead Sea Scrolls…

  • The Secret Diaries of Miss Anne Lister ? Vol.2

    The Secret Diaries of Miss Anne Lister ? Vol.2
    av Anne Lister

    Pocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780349013336

    'The Lister diaries are the Dead Sea Scrolls of lesbian history; they changed everything. By resurrecting them and editing them with such loving attention and intelligence, Helena Whitbread has earned the gratitude of a whole generation' EMMA DONOGH…

  • Jack

    Jack
    av Marilynne Robinson

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780349011813

    'Grace and intelligence . . . [her work] defines universal truths about what it means to be human' BARACK OBAMA 'Radiant and visionary' SARAH PERRY, GUARDIAN A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER A BARACK OBAMA BOOK OF THE YEAR 2020 AN OPRAH'S BOOK CLUB PICK…

  • The Secret Garden

    The Secret Garden
    av Frances Hodgson Burnett

    Pocket - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780349009650

    'The mystery element kept me turning the pages but it was the superb characterisation that made the story stay with me. It taught me that it's never too late to remake yourself into someone better' Malorie Blackman 'She put her hand in her pocket, d…

  • Alias Grace

    Alias Grace
    av Margaret Atwood

    Pocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780349013077

    By the author of The Handmaid's Tale Now a major NETFLIX series Sometimes I whisper it over to myself: Murderess. Murderess. It rustles, like a taffeta skirt along the floor.' Grace Marks. Female fiend? Femme fatale? Or weak and unwilling victim? A…

  • Sankofa

    Sankofa
    av Chibundu Onuzo

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780349013152

    * A REESE WITHERSPOON BOOK CLUB PICK * A BBC 2 BETWEEN THE COVERS BOOK CLUB PICK * * AN AMAZON BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR * 'A captivating story about a mixed-race British woman who goes in search of the West African father she never knew . . . A beautif…

  • And Still I Rise

    And Still I Rise
    av Dr Maya Angelou

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780349013572

    A beautiful and inspiring collection of poetry by Maya Angelou, author of I KNOW WHY THE CAGED BIRD SINGS and 'a brilliant writer, a fierce friend and a truly phenomenal woman' (BARACK OBAMA). 'I write about being a Black American woman, however, I…

  • The Blind Assassin

    The Blind Assassin
    av Margaret Atwood

    Pocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780349013060

    Winner of the Man Booker Prize By the author of The Handmaid's Tale and Alias Grace Laura Chase's older sister Iris, married at eighteen to a politically prominent industrialist but now poor and eighty-two, is living in Port Ticonderoga, a town domi…

  • Between the Stops

    Between the Stops
    av Sandi Toksvig

    Pocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780349006406

    'Part confession, part call to arms and wholly entertaining' OBSERVER 'Her writing style is as kooky and digestible as Bill Bryson's . . . A fun-filled, fact-packed, memorable ride' SUNDAY TIMES 'Full of wit and wisdom' RADIO TIMES Between the Stops…

  • Between the Stops

    Between the Stops
    av Sandi Toksvig

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780349006376

    This long-awaited memoir from one of Britain's best-loved celebrities - a writer, broadcaster, activist, comic on stage, screen and radio for nearly forty years, presenter of QI and Great British Bake Off star - is an autobiography with a difference…

  • Big Friendship

    Big Friendship
    av Aminatou Sow

    Pocket - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780349013039

    An inspiring and entertaining testament to the power of friendship, from the hosts of the hit podcast Call Your Girlfriend 'Deeply compelling' ROXANE GAY A New York Times bestseller A close friendship is one of the most important relationships a hu…

  • The Book of Mother

    The Book of Mother
    av Violaine Huisman

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780349012339

    A gorgeous, critically acclaimed debut novel about a young woman coming of age with a dazzling yet damaged mother who lived and loved in extremes - in the bestselling tradition of Jeannette Walls's The Glass Castle. A prize-winning tour de force whe…

  • Mrs Palfrey At The Claremont

    Mrs Palfrey At The Claremont
    av Elizabeth Taylor

    Pocket - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844083213

    'Mrs Palfrey at the Claremont is, for me, her masterpiece' - Robert McCrum, Guardian, 'The Best 100 Novels' 'An author of great subtlety, great compassion and great depth' - SARAH WATERS 'Jane Austen, Elizabeth Taylor, Elizabath Bowen - soul-sister…

  • Mrs Palfrey At The Claremont

    Mrs Palfrey At The Claremont
    av Elizabeth Taylor

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844089338

    Named by the Guardian as one of 'the 100 best novels,' and shortlisted for the Booker Prize, Mrs Palfrey At The Claremont is a humorous and compassionate look at friendship between an old woman and a young man from a 'magnificent...writer, the missi…

  • Chouette

    Chouette
    av Claire Oshetsky

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780349014913

    * 'A marvel' Rumaan Alam * 'Stunning' Claire Lombardo * 'Hypnotic' Catherine Cho * 'Breathtaking' Rachel Yoder * A FIERCE, DARK FABLE ABOUT MOTHERHOOD THAT WILL GRIP YOU IN ITS TALONS AND NEVER LET GO Tiny is pregnant. Her husband is delighted. 'It…

  • A Stranger City

    A Stranger City
    av Linda Grant

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780349010502

    WINNER OF THE WINGATE LITERARY PRIZE 2020 `A superb piece of writing about London life. Past Wingate winners include Zadie Smith, Amos Oz and David Grossman' '[A] shimmering new novel . . . Grant's book is as much a love letter to London as a lame…

  • Death Comes For The Archbishop

    Death Comes For The Archbishop
    av Willa Cather

    Pocket - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844083725

    In 1851 Bishop Latour and his friend Father Valliant are despatched to New Mexico to reawaken its slumbering Catholicism. Moving along the endless prairies, Latour spreads his faith the only way he knows - gently, although he must contend with the u…

  • A View Of The Harbour

    A View Of The Harbour
    av Elizabeth Taylor

    Pocket - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844083220

    INTRODUCED BY SARAH WATERS 'Every one of her books is a treat and this is my favourite, because of its wonderful cast of characters, and because of the deftness with which Taylor's narrative moves between them ... A wonderful writer' SARAH WATERS In…

  • Surrogate

    Surrogate
    av Susan Spindler

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780349013770

    'An absolute belter of a page-turner' HEAT 'A fantastic book club choice' PRIMA Would you have a baby for your daughter? Ruth has the life she always wanted - stellar career, loving family, beautiful home - but now, with an empty nest, and heading…

  • Radical Help

    Radical Help
    av Hilary Cottam

    Pocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780349009094

    How should we live: how should we care for one another; grow our capabilities to work, to learn, to love and fully realise our potential? This exciting and ambitious book shows how we can re-design the welfare state for this century. The welfare sta…

  • Married To A Bedouin

    Married To A Bedouin
    av Marguerite van Geldermalsen

    Pocket - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844082209

    '"Where you staying?" the Bedouin asked. "Why you not stay with me tonight - in my cave?"' Thus begins Marguerite van Geldermalsen's story of how a New Zealand-born nurse came to be married to Mohammad Abdallah Othman, a Bedouin souvenir-seller from…

  • Bedsit Disco Queen

    Bedsit Disco Queen
    av Tracey Thorn

    Pocket - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844088683

    I was only sixteen when I bought an electric guitar and joined a band. A year later, I formed an all-girl band called the Marine Girls and played gigs, and signed to an indie label, and started releasing records. Then, for eighteen years, between 19…

  • The Light of Days

    The Light of Days
    av Judy Batalion

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780349011561

    A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER 'Original and compelling, an untold story of rare and captivating power' Philippe Sands 'A fascinating history about a little-known group who took on the Nazis . . . The individual tales of these courageous young women…

  • Good Wives

    Good Wives
    av Louisa May Alcott

    Pocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780349011837

    'Life and love are very precious when both are in full bloom' With four lively, attractive women in one house and a dashing young bachelor in the neighbouring one, romance can only be a matter of time. As Meg, Jo, Beth and Amy become young women, th…

  • The Surreal Life of Leonora Carrington

    The Surreal Life of Leonora Carrington
    av Joanna Moorhead

    Pocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780349008790

    In 2006 journalist Joanna Moorhead discovered that her father's cousin, Prim, who had disappeared many decades earlier, was now a famous artist in Mexico. Although rarely spoken of in her own family (regarded as a black sheep, a wild child; someone…

  • The Turnout

    The Turnout
    av Megan Abbott

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780349012476

    ***AN INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER*** The mesmerising new thriller, set in the hothouse world of a ballet school, from the multi-award-winning writer Megan Abbott. 'Compulsively readable' RUTH WARE With their long necks and matching buns and pi…

  • The Fran Lebowitz Reader

    The Fran Lebowitz Reader

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780349015880

    Acerbic, wisecracking and hilarious, this is the definitive essay collection from New York legend and satirist, Fran Lebowitz, star of Martin Scorsese's hit Netflix series, Pretend It's a City. 'The gold standard for intelligence, efficiency and hum…

  • The Friend

    The Friend
    av Sigrid Nunez

    Pocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780349012810

    A moving story of love, friendship, grief, healing, and the magical bond between a woman and her dog. WINNER OF THE 2018 NATIONAL BOOK AWARD * A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER * SHORTLISTED FOR THE 2020 INTERNATIONAL DUBLIN LITERARY AWARD 'A true delight…

  • Emily of New Moon

    Emily of New Moon
    av L. M. Montgomery

    Pocket - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844089888

    Emily Starr has never known what it is to be unloved. But when her father dies, she is left in the care of her mother's family. Emily is a stranger to the proud Murrays, none of whom think they can cope with such a heartbroken, headstrong girl. They…

  • A Woman of No Importance

    A Woman of No Importance
    av Sonia Purnell

    Pocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780349010168

    'A METICULOUS HISTORY THAT READS LIKE A THRILLER' BEN MACINTYRE, TEN BEST BOOKS TO READ ABOUT WORLD WAR II An astounding story of heroism, spycraft, resistance and personal triumph over shocking adversity. 'A rousing tale of derring-do' THE TIMES…

  • The Street

    The Street
    av Ann Petry

    Pocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780349012933

    With a new introduction by TAYARI JONES, author of An American Marriage 'This is a wonderful novel - the prose is clear, the plot is page-turning, the characters are utterly believable' CHIMAMANDA NGOZI ADICHIE 'Ann Petry's first novel, The Street,…

  • Anne of Avonlea

    Anne of Avonlea
    av L. M. Montgomery

    Pocket - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780349009384

    The second book in the Anne Shirley series. 'Having adventures comes natural to some people,' said Anne serenely. 'You just have a gift for them or you haven't.' Five years ago, Anne arrived at Avonlea a skinny orphan without a friend in the world;…

  • Jo's Boys

    Jo's Boys
    av Louisa May Alcott

    Pocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780349011851

    'Mothers can forgive anything! Tell me all, and be sure that I will never let you go, though the whole world should turn from you.' It has been ten years since Jo and her husband founded their school for orphans. The first of Jo's boys are now young…

  • Little Men

    Little Men
    av Louisa May Alcott

    Pocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780349011844

    'It takes so little to make a child happy, that it is a pity in a world full of sunshine and pleasant things, that there should be any wistful faces, empty hands, or lonely little hearts.' Jo March - now Mrs Bhaer - is married, and the couple have s…

  • Anne of Green Gables

    Anne of Green Gables
    av L. M. Montgomery

    Pocket - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780349009308

    'Oh, it seems so wonderful that I'm going to live with you and belong to you. I've never belonged to anybody' When a scrawny, freckled girl with bright red hair arrives on Prince Edward Island, Marilla and Matthew Cuthbert are taken by surprise; the…

  • The Yellow Wallpaper And Selected Writings

    The Yellow Wallpaper And Selected Writings
    av Charlotte Perkins Gilman

    Pocket - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844085583

    It is stripped off - the paper - in great patches ...The colour is repellent ...In the places where it isn't faded and where the sun is just so - I can see a strange, provoking, formless sort of figure, that seems to skulk about ...' Based on the au…

  • Palmares

    Palmares
    av Gayl Jones

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780349015262

    Palmares hails the return of a major voice in literature - 'the best American novelist whose name you may not know' (Atlantic). Gayl Jones was first discovered and edited by Toni Morrison, and her talent was praised by writers including Maya Angelou…

  • The Times I Knew I Was Gay

    The Times I Knew I Was Gay
    av Eleanor Crewes

    Pocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780349013213

    'It's for everyone. Candid, authentic and utterly charming' Sarah Waters, author of Tipping the Velvet 'Funny and super relatable' Alice Oseman, author of Heartstopper A tender and funny graphic memoir about identity, love and Willow from Buffy Ell…

  • Angel

    Angel
    av Elizabeth Taylor

    Pocket - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844083077

    INTRODUCED BY HILARY MANTEL Elizabeth Taylor is finally being recognised as an important British author: an author of great subtlety, great compassion and great depth - Sarah Waters Writing stories that are extravagant and fanciful, fifteen-year old…

  • I Choose To Live

    I Choose To Live
    av Sabine Dardenne

    Pocket - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844082681

    I lived through the Dutroux affair from the inside, and all these years I have kept silent about it - about my 'personal' Dutroux Affair, my time in the company of the most hated psychopath in Belgium. I need to write this book for three reasons: so…

  • I Choose To Live

    I Choose To Live
    av Sabine Dardenne

    Pocket - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844083381

    I lived through the Dutroux affair from the inside, and all these years I have kept silent about it - about my 'personal' Dutroux Affair, my time in the company of the most hated psychopath in Belgium. I need to write this book for three reasons: so…

  • Rebecca Mug

    Rebecca Mug
    av Daphne Du Maurier

    Övrigt - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780349007687

    Using the cover artwork of our much-loved Virago Modern Classics hardback range, these elegant porcelain mugs celebrate three of our most popular titles: Rebecca by Daphne du Maurier; Excellent Women by Barbara Pym and Valley of the Dolls by Jacquel…

  • Emily Climbs

    Emily Climbs
    av L. M. Montgomery

    Pocket - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844089895

    Emily never imagined Aunt Elizabeth would allow her to go to high school in Shrewsbury, and she's thrilled, especially as her close friends Ilse, Teddy and Perry will be there. But there are certain conditions: for the whole three years Emily must b…

  • In A Summer Season

    In A Summer Season
    av Elizabeth Taylor

    Pocket - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844083206

    In a Summer Season is one of Elizabeth Taylor's finest novels in which, in a moving and powerful climax, she reveals love to be the thing it is: beautiful, often funny, and sometimes tragic. 'You taste of rain', he said, kissing her. 'People say I…

  • Anne of the Island

    Anne of the Island
    av L. M. Montgomery

    Pocket - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780349009391

    The third book in the Anne of Green Gables series 'All life lessons are not learned at college. Life teaches them everywhere.' At eighteen years old Anne is leaving Green Gables for university - her life's dream. But her feelings are bittersweet: al…

  • Growing Up

    Growing Up
    av Angela Thirkell

    Pocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780349013435

    'Charming, very funny indeed. Angela Thirkell is perhaps the most Pym-like of any twentieth-century author, after Pym herself' Alexander McCall Smith It is wartime in Barsetshire, and so much has changed. Belier's Priory is now a hospital for wounde…

  • Marling Hall

    Marling Hall
    av Angela Thirkell

    Pocket - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780349007441

    'You read her, laughing, and want to do your best to protect her characters from any reality but their own' New York Times Mr Marling, of Marling Hall, has begun to accept - albeit reluctantly - that he will probably never be able to pass his wonder…

  • Northbridge Rectory

    Northbridge Rectory
    av Angela Thirkell

    Pocket - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780349007427

    As the war continues it brings its own set of trials to the the village of Northbridge. Eight officers of the Barsetshire Regiment have been billeted at the rectory, and Mrs Villars, the Rector's wife, is finding the attentions of Lieutenant Holden…

  • Will She Do?

    Will She Do?
    av Eileen Atkins

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780349014661

    'She is the cur's cods, the terrier's testicles, the business. I will go farther and declare that Atkins is the finest actor appearing in the world right now' - A. A. Gill Will She Do? is the story of a girl from a council estate in Tottenham, born…

  • Crimson

    Crimson
    av Niviaq Korneliussen

    Pocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780349010564

    'Effortlessly cool, funny yet sad, breezy but thoughtful - this is an edgy and unputdownable work of modern literature' Sharlene Teo, author of Ponti 'Crimson is written with immense courage - there's no faking the feeling of honesty on each page.…

  • Emily's Quest

    Emily's Quest
    av L. M. Montgomery

    Pocket - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844089871

    There are two things in life Emily Starr is certain of - that she will be a great writer and that she and Teddy Kent were destined to be together. School is over and one by one her friends leave to follow their dreams, including Teddy, who goes to a…

  • Their Eyes Were Watching God

    Their Eyes Were Watching God
    av Zora Neale Hurston

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844085286

    Cover design by Harlem renaissance artist Lois Mailou Jones When Janie, at sixteen, is caught kissing shiftless Johnny Taylor, her grandmother swiftly marries her off to an old man with sixty acres. Janie endures two stifling marriages before meetin…