Featured Books

The Book of Summers by Emylia Hall

The Book of Summers

Beth Lowe has been sent a parcel.

Inside is a letter informing her that her long-estranged mother has died, and a scrapbook Beth has never seen before. Entitled The Book of Summers, it's stuffed with photographs and mementos complied by her mother to record the seven glorious childhood summer.... Read more about The Book of Summers

John Saturnall's Feast by Lawrence Norfolk

John Saturnall's Feast

From the bestselling author of Lemprière's Dictionary, Lawrence Norfolk is back with an astounding novel of seventeeth-century life, love and war; the story of an orphan who becomes the greatest cook of his age.The village of Buckland, 1625. A boy and his mother run for their lives. Behind them a m.... Read more about John Saturnall's Feast

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Man Booker Prize 2014 - Shortlist

The books that have made it onto the shortlist for the Man Booker Prize 2014 are:

How to be Both J The Lives of Others The Narrow Road to the Deep North To Rise Again at a Decent Hour We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves

See the full longlist and shortlist here: Man Booker Prize 2014.

Book Lists

How many have you read?

All of the lists including the Bookiio Master List, which includes all of the books listed in more than one list, in order of number of mentions.