We know. Looking at books online isn't as good as being able to pick them up in a bookshop.
You can't touch the cover. You can't flick through the pages. You can't get high on that great new book smell (or is that just us?)
But hey — at least you can read an extract. Here, we've given you a taste of the books on our list — enough to know if you like it (we're pretty sure you will), and if it's what you're looking for.
There is a small park near my apartment with a running track around it.…Read
Evelyn knows it isn’t Lenny’s fault that she has a hangover, yet in a…Read
March 2016 The 49-year-old version of Mark James sits beside me in his…Read
PUTIN’S PETRI DISH In the twenty-first century we have seen a tendency…Read
I jerked in a stuttering breath. And exhaled. I jerked in another…Read
The dogs were barking. He didn’t like it. The sound of a dog barking…Read
Waiting for Elijah is the riveting true crime story from award winning…Read
63 NOT OUT
Cricket isn’t life or death. It’s much more important.
1970 The factories rang their end-of-shift sirens, and herds of…Read
Markus is shoeless. He burnt his pairs on a bonfire held beside the…Read
This is not a book about Donald Trump. It is an inquiry into the new…Read
After the sun had gone down, the boys raced one another from the…Read
The boy enters the McDonald’s. It is a relief to escape the cloying…Read
The time is not quite what it ought to be.
On 1 January 1947, The Times…