Book lovers are going to be spoilt for choice with our exciting range of “buzzworthy” releases for 2018. Set to fly off the shelves through the year, they range from rom-coms, dark and murky to lighthearted laughs. We’ve listed 14 of the finest picks to indulge the book worm in you.
- Touch The Skyby Rashmi Bansal
This is just what you need to kick-start your new year with; a healthy dose of sunshine. Inspire yourself with stories of ordinary women who displayed extraordinary strength of character and pushed boundaries to create meaningful lives.
2. Keepers of the Kalachakra by Ashwin Sanghi
Bestselling author Ashwin Sanghvi promises to keep you hooked with his latest offering. Part of the Bharat series, this mythological fiction thriller is a must-have for your collection.
3. Need to Know by Karen Cleveland
This espionage thriller’s nail-biting suspense will keep you on the edge. Vivian Miller is a dedicated CIA counterintelligence analyst assigned to uncover the leaders of Russian sleeper cells in the United States. Torn between loyalty and betrayal, allegiance and treason, love and suspicion, who can she trust?
4. Still Me by Jojo Moyes
Moye’s iconic heroine, Louisa Clark, is back in this feel-good romantic fiction novel and ready to embark on an adventurous journey that takes her to the hustle and bustle of New York City.
5. Surprise Me by Sophie Kinsella
#1 New York Times bestselling author Sophie Kinsella’s latest contemporary romance novel is a perfect blend of wit and emotion, laced with humour and deals with the topic of marriage. Sylvie and Dan have been happily married for over 10 years and believe they know everything there is to know about each other. Until it’s casually mentioned to them that they could be together for another sixty-eight years… and panic sets in…
6. Two Kinds of Truth by Michael Connelly
Veteran crime writer Michael Connelly delivers yet another super gripping crime mystery. The latest thrilling addition to the Harry Bosch series has detective Harry, searching for the truth in two parallel murky cases that’s about to get even murkier.
7. Private Princess by Rees Jones and James Patterson
Esteemed author Patterson is joined by Rees Jones as they both spin an exhilarating web of danger, deceit and doubt for you to savour in this crime fiction. Princess Caroline, third in line to the British throne has invited Jack Morgan to use his skills and discreetly solve the case of her missing friend, Sophie Edwards. But is the Princess hiding something more?
8. The Outsider by Stephen King
King fans can’t have it any better than this. The latest horror fiction by the prolific author is a compulsive read. The plot revolves around an unspeakable crime and confounding investigation about an eleven-year-old boy’s violated corpse that’s found in a town park.
9. The Year of the Locust by Terry Hayes
Accomplished storyteller Hayes’s latest thriller novel involves cutting-edge science, government conspiracy and lots more. Embark on a scintillating journey with Luke Truman, a junior officer on board the experimental USS Leviathan, one of the most powerful and advanced warships that’s careening to a path of doom and destruction.
10. Let me lie by Clare Mackintosh
This exciting psychological thriller sets you off on a thrilling rollercoaster ride with its sudden twists and turns. Anna is struggling to come to terms with her parents’ suicides and unable to comprehend why they chose to end their lives. As she digs up the past, someone is trying to stop her. She soon learns that nothing is as it seemed.
11. Macbeth by Jo Nesbo
Delve into the dark world of crime where the ambitions of a corrupt policeman are pitted against loyal colleagues, a drug-depraved underworld and the pull of childhood friendships.
12. Iron Gold by Pierce Brown
American author Pierce Brown delivers the first part of his sci-fi adventure trilogy series titled Red Rising. His brand new tale talks about revolution and betrayal among the stars and is sure to catapult you to new dizzying heights.
13. The Chalk Man by C.J Tudor
A riveting and brilliantly plotted psychological suspense, this razor-sharp debut will keep readers guessing right up to the shocking ending.
14. Circe by Madeline Miller
Indulge yourself in this mythological fantasy that’s a powerful saga of family rivalry, palace intrigue, love and loss, as well as a celebration of invincible female strength in a man’s world.