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.
I write with my hands tied. Here in the stationary solidity of my room,…Read
From his window on the fourth floor of Palazzo Chigi, he watches the…Read
I was six years old when I watched the gun go into Dad’s mouth. Another…Read
This is the dream: Lawrence is alone. It is not quite dark, between a…Read
On the night of 15 July 2014, The Australian marked its 50th birthday…Read
Why is life mostly just standing around doing nothing? Jack flicked…Read
In recent years, the discussion about identity has flared up nearly…Read
FOR THE FIRST TIME IN YEARS, the children were all at Sirius Cove for…Read