A surprisingly feminist retelling of the classic Oedipus myth, set on the English canals
My first dip into this year's Man Booker shortlist is complex, original and bleak.
What might have been a thriller turns into a subtle exploration of complicated relationships
Find out how this fascinating book about the brain made me make a prat of myself on public transport
I took some mind-bending non-fiction, a thriller, and two Man Booker-worthy reads with me on my latest trip to the beach.
As close to convincingly swashbuckling as new fiction can get - and set in a hot air balloon to boot.
A psychoanalyst takes us into his therapy sessions with a variety of patients, some of whose stories sound mighty familiar
Concise non-fiction account of the civil war in Syria - essential reading
Beautifully crafted character drama that will tug on your heartstrings
A mysterious bowman crosses a magical forest which may or may not contain the Garden of Eden...