Featured Books

Zoo Time by Howard Jacobson

Zoo Time

Novelist Guy Ableman is in thrall to his vivacious wife Vanessa, a strikingly beautiful red-head, contrary, highly strung and blazingly angry. The trouble is, he is no less in thrall to her alluring mother, Poppy. More like sisters than mother and daughter, they come as a pair, a blistering presence.... Read more about Zoo Time

The Dangers of Proximal Alphabets by Kathleen Alcott

The Dangers of Proximal Alphabets

"Two brothers, James and Jackson, have conversations in their sleep and their sister Ida listens in. While the world outside saw them as neighbors and friends, to each other the three formed a family unit--two brothers and a sister--not drawn from blood, but drawn from a deep need to fill a void in .... Read more about The Dangers of Proximal Alphabets

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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.