Fiction

8 Unpredictable Books Like Shutter Island

If you like to be shocked by your fiction with plenty of twists that you don’t see coming then you will enjoy the many unpredictable books like Shutter Island listed below. Dennis Lehane has written many series of gripping psychological thrillers, but his stand-alone novels … Read More

8 Imaginative Books Like The Starless Sea

Of course, all writers have vivid imaginations in order to create, but some books like The Starless Sea are particularly so with stories, within stories, within stories so deftly woven together. Erin Morgenstern has become well known for her fantasy writing and her second novel … Read More

8 Compelling Books like Delirium

Dystopian romance has become a sub-genre all of its own, spawning hundreds of copy-cat stories of doomed romances set against a bleak-revolutionary backdrop. Delirium delights in torturing the reader and books like Delirium revel in trying to see how far they can go before a … Read More

9 Refreshing Books Like The Red Tent

There is more than one way to tell a story and books like The Red Tent are testament to that! In Anita Diamant’s 1997 novel, readers get an insight into what life was like for women during biblical times by giving voice to a previously … Read More

8 Spellbinding Books Like The Shadow of the Wind

Looking for more books like The Shadow of the Wind? Then look no further than this list of equally spellbinding novels like the first in Carlos Ruiz Zafón’s series The Cemetery of Lost Books which centres around a library of forgotten books and a writer … Read More

9 Compelling Books Like Girl, Woman, Other

Books like Girl, Woman, Other, Bernadine Evaristo’s 2019 joint Booker Prize-Winning novel, appeal to all sorts of readers. They are character-driven, experimental blurring the boundaries of conventional literature, they are prize-winning with many receiving critical acclaim but above all, they explore incredibly important and relatable … Read More

8 Startling Books Like Such a Fun Age

Recently a number of astute books like Such a Fun Age have been released, documenting the experience of black millennials navigating predominantly white environments; the microaggressions, petty prejudices and the “white saviour” complex. Therefore it isn’t surprising that readers are searching for more timely books … Read More

8 Dazzling Books Like The Dutch House

Are you looking for your next character-driven novel? Then look no further than this list of books like The Dutch House, Ann Patchett’s 2020 Pulitzer nominated thoughtful, intuitive, compulsive, splendid novel. At the end of the Second World War, Cyril Conroy and his family are … Read More