The Spy Who Came In From The Cold by John le Carre

A classic spy novel, The Spy Who Came In From The Cold is le Carre’s third novel and one that helped cement his name as one of the finest espionage novelists. This novel is the story of Alex Leamus. It’s the 60’s and he’s been working in Germany, spying for Britain against the Communists on…

The Roanoke Girls by Amy Engel

When Lane Roanoke was 15 her mother killed herself, and she was taken to Kansas to live with her grandparents at their large country home. There she also met her cousin Allegra who told her that all Roanoke girls either run away or die. The home is beautiful, her grandfather is handsome and kind and…

Force Of Nature by Jane Harper

On a workplace team building exercise, five women head into the bush in Australia. At the end of the trip, only four emerge. As the women start to tell their story, it’s clear that someone is lying. What really happened on that trip? Did someone find out that the missing woman was also an informant…

Hollow Pike by Juno Dawson

Lis London is starting a new life. Leaving behind a school where she’s been bullied and unhappy, she’s moving from Wales to Yorkshire to live with her sister. She’s bought all new clothes, her sisters home is beautiful, and she soon finds herself taken under the wing of the most popular girl at school, Laura.…

The Silent Companions by Laura Purcell

Elsie is sent away from London to avoid gossip and scandal when her wealthy husband dies just months after their marriage. Grieving and pregnant, she goes to her husbands crumbling family estate, the place where he mysteriously died, and where she must live with only the few servants and his dull cousin for company. But…

Watch Me by Jody Gehrman

Kate Youngblood outwardly has it all. She’s a well respected professor, wrote a critically acclaimed first novel, and has a good home and friends. But underneath, she’s reaching her late thirties and feels lost. Her husband has left her for a younger woman, she fears her first book might be the best writing she’ll ever…

Ready Player One by Ernest Cline

In a dystopian future, 2044, the world is a crumbling mess, with most people incredibly poor. Wade Watts is an orphaned teen who essentially lives online via the OASIS, a virtual reality construct that’s more appealing than the real world. He attends high school there and has one friend, who shares his love of a…