10 Jul 2020

Category: Contemporary


Brutally Beautiful 

A deadly game of hide and seek. With blood still on her hands, Samantha Matthews is on the run, running from dark secrets and a man she prays to God will never find her. Running and hiding, just to stay alive. She had no choice…


Now Wait for Last Year 

Dr. Eric Sweetscent has problems. His planet is enmeshed in an unwinnable war. His wife is lethally addicted to a drug that whips its users helplessly back and forth across time — and is hell-bent on making Eric suffer along with her. And Sweetscent’s newest…


The Stainless Steel Rat 

In the vastness of space, the crimes just get bigger and Slippery Jim diGriz, the Stainless Steel Rat, is the biggest criminal of them all. He can con humans, aliens and any number of robots time after time. Jim is so slippery that all the…


Plotting for Beginners 

“Charming, intelligent and side-splittingly funny. Anyone who is a wife or mother will find a ‘yes’ moment on every page.”-Lynne Barrett-Lee Women reach fifty and think they’re on the verge of liberation and excitement, and their broken-down men just want to stay home and fart….


City Of Masks 

City of Masks is a swashbuckling adventure in a setting reminiscent of Shakespeare’s Italy (complete with twins). In the city-state of Bonvidaeo, by custom and law everyone must wear a mask and act in character with it, or face civil, social and religious penalties. Gregorius…


Where Are We Now? 

By the author of Gull, Where Are We Now? is a moving, funny and topical novel about lost love, growing older and the realities of life in a society that is still coming to terms with thirty years of violence, some of that violence still…


Knockout: Stories 

The work of John Jodzio has already made waves across the literary community. Some readers noticed his nimble blending of humor with painful truths reminded them of George Saunders. His creativity and fresh voice reminded others of Wells Tower’s Everything Ravaged, Everything Burned. But with…


Come Again 

Kate still sleeps with her husband’s T-shirt, but it doesn’t smell of Luke any more. She misses him every day. One morning, Kate wakes up back at college. She’s eighteen years old. She remembers everything. And she realises that this is the week that she…

Biography & History

The Fictions of American Capitalism: Working Fictions and the Economic Novel (Palgrave Studies in Literature, Culture and Economics) 

The Fictions of American Capitalism: Working Fictions and the Economic Novel introduces a new way of thinking about fiction in connection with capitalism, especially American capitalism. These essays demonstrate how fiction fulfills a major function of the American capitalist engine, presenting various formulations of American…