Booklist - Best New Fiction

Up to a hundred highly-recommended recent novels

(See also these related booklists: The Shakespeare Retold series, ).

This is probably only a very limited selection of the books that available on this subject! New books are added to our website every week, and don't forget, you can search our database of the 1.5 million books in print & order securely at our other website: www.newsfromnowhere.co.uk!

There are 100 books in this booklist - they are listed in order of year of publication. Newest titles are at the top. (We may not have all of them in stock right now, get in touch to find out)

The Friendly Ones by Philip Hensher, £8.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9780008175658

It's Gone Dark Over Bill's Mother's by Lisa Blower, £8.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9781912408160

Warlight by Michael Ondaatje, £8.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9781784708344

Clock Dance by Anne Tyler, £8.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9781784708597

A River in the Trees by Jacqueline O’Mahony, £8.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9781787473553

Three Women by Lisa Taddeo, £16.99 (hardback, 2019) ISBN 9781526611635

All City by Alex DiFrancesco, £12.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9781609809393

White Houses by Amy Bloom, £8.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9781783781744

Girl, Balancing by Helen Dumore, £8.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9781786090515

Jellyfish by Janice Galloway, £9.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9781847086679

Lost Children Archive by Valeria Luiselli, £16.99 (hardback, 2019) ISBN 9780008290023

The Book of Tehran: A City in Short Fiction by Fereshteh Ahmadi (Editor), £9.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9781910974247

Praise Song for the Butterflies by Bernice L. McFadden, £16.99 (hardback, 2019) ISBN 9781909762886

The Penguin Book of the Contemporary British Short Story by Philip Hensher (Editor), £9.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9780141986210

Big Sky by Kate Atkinson, £20.00 (hardback, 2019) ISBN 9780857526106

How to Love a Jamaican by Alexia Arthurs, £8.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9781509883622

The Bookshop of the Broken Hearted by Robert Hillman, £8.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9780571349784

Little Boy by Lawrence Ferlinghetti, £14.99 (hardback, 2019) ISBN 9780571351022

In Our Mad and Furious City by Guy Gunaratne, £8.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9781472250216

The Madonna of Bolton by Matt Cain, £8.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9781783528004

XX by Angela Chadwick, £8.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9780349700267

The Shape of the Ruins by Juan Gabriel Vásquez, £10.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9780857056610

The Female Persuasion by Meg Wolitzer, £8.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9781784708306

Spinning Silver by Naomi Novik, £8.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9781509899043

Everything Under by Daisy Johnson, £8.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9781784702113

Bridge of Clay by Markus Zusak, £8.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9780552774765

Good Omens by Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman, £8.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9780552176453

The Faculty of Dreams by Sara Stridsberg, £13.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9780857054722

Turning for Home by Barney Norris, £8.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9781784161361

The Expedition to the Baobab Tree by Wilma Stockenstrom, £7.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9780571347742

The Book of Cairo: A City in Short Fiction by Ralph Cormack (Editor), £9.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9781910974254

The Mars Room by Rachel Kushner, £8.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9780099589969

The Long Take by Robin Robertson, £9.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9781509886258

Charlie Savage by Roddy Doyle, £9.99 (hardback, 2019) ISBN 9781787331181

Queenie by Candice Carty-Williams, £12.99 (hardback, 2019) ISBN 9781409180050

The Forest of Wool and Steel by Natsu Miyashita, £9.99 (hardback, 2019) ISBN 9780857525185

The Librarian of Auschwitz by Antonio Iturbe, £8.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9781529104776

The Confessions of Frannie Langton by Sara Collins, £12.99 (hardback, 2019) ISBN 9780241349199

Girl, Woman, Other by Bernardine Evaristo, £16.99 (hardback, 2019) ISBN 9780241364901

Spring by Ali Smith, £16.99 (hardback, 2019) ISBN 9780241207048

Down the River Unto the Sea by Walter Mosley, £8.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9781474608671

Song of a Captive Bird by Jasmin Darznik, £12.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9780399182334

One Clear Ice-Cold January Morning at the Beginning of the Twenty First Century by Roland Schimmelpfennig, £8.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9780857056979

The Sewing Machine by Natalie Fergie, £8.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9781783527489

Blood by Maggie Gee, £9.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9781909572126

The Baghdad Clock by Shahad Al Rawi, £8.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9781786074867

Speak No Evil by Uzodinma Iweala, £8.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9780719523908

The Old Drift by Namwali Serpell, £16.99 (hardback, 2019) ISBN 9781781090497

Transcription by Kate Atkinson, £8.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9780552776653

From a Low and Quiet Sea by Donal Ryan, £8.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9781784160265

Amsterdam Noir by René Appel and Josh Pachter (Editors), £11.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9781617756146

Home by Amanda Berriman, £8.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9781784163136

VOX by Christina Dalcher, £8.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9780008300678

The Psychology of Time Travel by Kate Mascarenhas, £8.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9781788540124

The Wolf in the Whale by Jordanna Max Brodsky, £8.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9780356512600

Pulp Idol Firsts 2019 by Various authors, £4.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9781910580356

Happiness by Aminatta Forna, £8.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9781408893289

We Were Always Here: A Queer Words Anthology by Ryan Vance and Michael Lee Richardson (Editors), £8.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9781912489145

The Mercy Seat by Elizabeth H. Winthrop, £8.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9781473672529

The Freedom Artist by Ben Okri, £14.99 (hardback, 2019) ISBN 9781788549592

The Melody by Jim Crace, £8.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9781509841387

The Book of Chocolate Saints by Jeet Thayil, £8.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9780571336111

Broken Ground: A Karen Pirie Thriller by Val McDermid, £7.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9780751568257

A Love Story for Bewildered Girls by Emma Morgan, £12.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9780241377611

Horseman's Song by Ben Pastor, £8.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9781912242115

Folk by Zoe Gilbert, £8.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9781408884317

Where Reasons End by Yiyun Li, £12.99 (hardback, 2019) ISBN 9780241366905

The One Who Wrote Destiny by Nikesh Shukla, £8.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9781786492807

The Word for Woman is Wilderness by Abi Andrews, £8.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9781781259092

Girls Made of Snow and Glass by Melissa Bashardoust, £8.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9781250134691

The Mermaid and Mrs Hancock by Imogen Hermes Gowar, £8.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9781784705992

Inside Pale Eyes: A Dream Noir by Dave Ward, illustrated by Bryan Biggs, £5.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9781908577856

How to Rule the World by Tibor Fischer, £8.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9781472153630

The Earlie King & the Kid in Yellow by Danny Denton, £8.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9781783783663

Her Body And Other Parties by Carmen Maria Machado, £8.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9781781259535

Never Anyone But You by Rupert Thomson, £8.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9781472153487

Census by Jesse Ball, £9.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9781783783779

Sleep No More: Six Murderous Tales by P. D. James, £7.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9780571339884

Dune Song by Anissa M Bouziane, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781912240357

Bird Cottage by Eva Meijer, £12.99 (hardback, 2018) ISBN 9781782273936

Zoo City by Lauren Beukes, £7.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781405924054

Lagos Noir by Chris Abani (Editor), £12.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781911115731

The Prince of Mirrors by Alan Robert Clark, £12.99 (hardback, 2018) ISBN 9781912054107

Things We Lost in the Fire by Mariana Enríquez, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781846276361

Black Lily by Philippa Stockley, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781910258095

Checkpoint by David Albahari, £10.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781632061928

A Different Drummer by William Melvin Kelley, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781787478039

Slip of a Fish by Amy Arnold, £10.00 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781911508526

The Librarian by Salley Vickers, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9780241330234

London Rocks by Brenda Lee Browne, £7.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781910553725

Elevation by Stephen King, £14.99 (hardback, 2018) ISBN 9781473691520

The Outcasts of Time by Ian Mortimer, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781471146589

Whistle in the Dark by Emma Healey, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9780241327654

Skin Folk by Nalo Hopkinson, £10.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781504052764

How Long 'til Black Future Month? by N. K. Jemisin, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9780356512549

Bottled Goods by Sophie van Llewyn, £7.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781912054305

Travelling in the Dark by Emma Timpany, £7.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781912054480

The More You Ignore Me by Jo Brand, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781472254993

The Last Ballad by Wiley Cash, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9780571340705

Cassandra at the Wedding by Dorothy Baker, £9.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781911547297