In the novel, "Needful Things", the citizens of Castle Rock are enticed by the bargains in their new shop. Unknown to...
01 Oct 2007
The tales in these three books start in rural Canada, but take the reader much, much further.
01 Sep 2007
Smuggling and a search for the Garden of Eden in Tasmania come together in Matthew Kneale's novel.
01 Aug 2007
Louis Sachar's Holes creates a strange correctional facility on the shores of the largest lake in Texas.
01 Jul 2007
Darwin and FitzRoy all at sea - their voyage is fictionalised in Harry Thompson's This Thing Of Darkness.
01 Jun 2007
A tale of "comic tenderness and powerful political acuteness" ranging from New York to Nepal.
01 May 2007
Let us be your guide to the story of strange events in the English countryside, as we introduce Kazuo Ishiguro’s...
01 Apr 2007
An imaginative tale of 17th Century Europe inspired by the real-life fairy tale spectacle of Frederiksborg.
01 Mar 2007
Set against a 1980s backdrop, a young man climbs the social ladder and becomes intimate with the powerful.
01 Feb 2007
Get under the realistic-looking skin of the book which inspired Blade Runner.
01 Jan 2007