- The Book of Dust #1 - Release date: October 19, 2017 • 464 Pages • His Dark Materials author, Philip Pullman, is releasing the primary volume of The Book of Dust trilogy on his 71st birthday! La Belle Sauvage is the first installment and it features 11-year-old Malcolm Polstead and his dæmon, Asta. Malcolm often navigates the River Thames using … Continue reading Philip Pullman – La Belle Sauvage
Release date: September 26, 2017 • 224 Pages • Beautiful writing and intriguing similarities to tales we have heard before... A short excerpt of The Language of Thorns: Midnight Tales and Dangerous Magic: "In the year that summer stayed too long, the heat lay upon the prairie with the weight of a corpse. The tall … Continue reading Leigh Bardugo – The Language of Thorns
First published: May 16 2017 • 175 Pages • Gwendy's Button Box is Stephen King's most recent novella, written together with Richard Chizmar, and it is set in the little town of Castle Rock, Maine. Little Gwendy entertains herself in the summer of 1974 by climbing the stairs up to Castle View, ominously called the "Suicide Stairs", which … Continue reading Stephen King & Richard Chizmar – Gwendy’s Button Box
Release date: June 1 2017 • 288 Pages • The book was beautifully illustrated by Alan Lee and edited by Christopher Tolkien. It is based on one of the stories contained in The Silmarillion (1977), centered around the mortal man Beren and the immortal Elf-maiden Lúthien. Their story took place about 6500 years before the … Continue reading J.R.R. Tolkien – Beren and Lúthien
Release date: June 1st 2017 • 368 Pages • This Bloomsbury anniversary edition is available in four versions - Gryffindor, Slytherin, Hufflepuff, and Ravenclaw. It is a must for all the die-hard Harry Potters fans out there. Each House Edition is beautifully designed with the individual house crest and stunning illustrations by Levi Pinfold. Moreover, … Continue reading Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone – The 20th Anniversary Edition!
First published on April 11th 2017 • 384 Pages • I'd Die For You is a collection of short stories by F. Scott Fitzgerald. They are his last remaining words that have never before seen the light of day as in one way or another none of these stories made it to the print or … Continue reading F. Scott Fitzgerald – I’d Die For You: And Other Lost Stories
Release date: November 2nd 2017 (UK) • 400 Pages • The novel begins with a traffic accident that brings together a 60-year-old human rights scholar, an undocumented immigrant from Guatemala, and an elderly Chilean lecturer, changing their lives forever. The event leads to the discovery of long dormant love between two people in the winter … Continue reading Isabel Allende – In the Midst of Winter
Release date: May 9th 2017 • 240 Pages • Across seven tales, Haruki Murakami brings his powers of observation to bear on the lives of men who, in their own ways, find themselves alone. Here are vanishing cats and smoky bars, lonely hearts and mysterious women, baseball and the Beatles, woven together to tell stories that … Continue reading HARUKI MURAKAMI – Men Without Women