Our Books of the Month for November

From 17th century superstition to a plethora of snowy wonders; a quartet of the month's essential reads

A sinister story of 17th century superstition, an evocative tribute to the language of snow, chilling investigations into a country house slaying and an uplifting tale of friendship and adventure; as the nights draw in immerse yourself in our brilliant Books of the Month.


Fiction Book of the Month

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A visceral and gripping debut novel from poet A. K. Blakemore, The Manningtree Witches takes the reader into the midst of the Puritan regime and harrowing witch trials of seventeenth-century England.

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Non-Fiction Book of the Month

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From Japanese 'snow women' to Icelandic 'dog's paws,' Campbell provides a wonderfully wintry compendium of worldwide monikers for the white stuff along with the fascinating stories behind them in this exquisite volume.

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Thriller & Irish Book of the Month

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Darkly evocative and fuelled by Banville’s wintry wit, Snow explores the religious tensions in mid-twentieth century Ireland through a masterfully nuanced take on a classic whodunit.

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Children's Book of the Month

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This beautifully illustrated winter story, set in a gorgeously evoked fairy-tale Norwegian landscape, centres on a lost young girl determined to save a bear in the woods, whatever the cost.

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Scottish Book of the Month

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Alluringly atmospheric and piercingly witty, Barker’s dazzling, gothic coming-of-age story reflects the refuge and joy to be found in nature and literature amidst an isolated life, as richly resonant today as at the time of its original publication.

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Welsh Book of the Month

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Endlessly illuminating and immensely entertaining, Jones' survey of women's experiences in the 1970s shares numerous testimonies from those who were there.

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Books of the Month

Snow
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John Banville
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The Manningtree Witches
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A. K. Blakemore
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The Good Bear
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Sarah Lean
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Girl A
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Abigail Dean
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Hamnet
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Maggie O'Farrell
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The Appeal
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Janice Hallett
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Fifty Words for Snow
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Nancy Campbell
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The Passenger
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Ulrich Alexander Boschwitz
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The Power of Geography
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Tim Marshall
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The Vanishing Half
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Brit Bennett
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Normal People
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Sally Rooney
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The Dinner Guest
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B P Walter
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Circe
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Madeline Miller
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River Kings
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Cat Jarman
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The Wolf Den
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Elodie Harper
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Why the Germans Do it Better
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John Kampfner
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Tim Marshall
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Summerwater
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Sarah Moss
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Slough House
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Mick Herron
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BOX 88
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Charles Cumming
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The Castaways
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Lucy Clarke
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A Gentleman in Moscow
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Amor Towles
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The Salt Path
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Raynor Winn
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Amari and the Night Brothers
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BB Alston
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