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Bloomsbury to Publish To The Lions by Holly Watt

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Journalist Casey Benedict is about to uncover a secret that will take her to the darkest corners of the human mind in this brilliant new international thriller from an award-winning journalist. ‘Sensational! I loved it. Superbly plotted, and what a…

Bloomsbury to Publish Happiness by Aminatta Forna

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‘Forna’s voice is relentlessly compelling, her ability to summon atmosphere extraordinary … A thing of lasting beauty’ Observer Waterloo Bridge, London. Two strangers collide. Attila, a Ghanaian psychiatrist, and Jean, an American studying the habits of urban foxes. From this…

Bloomsbury to Publish The Gallows Pole by Benjamin Myers

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Winner of the 2018 Walter Scott Prize. ‘Historical fiction at its best’ Pat Barker. ‘Phenomenal’ Sebastian Barry. ‘Superb’ The Times WINNER OF THE 2018 WALTER SCOTT PRIZE ‘Powerful, visceral writing, historical fiction at its best. Benjamin Myers is one to watch’ PAT BARKER ‘Phenomenal’ SEBASTIAN BARRY ‘Superb’ THE TIMES From his remote moorland home, David Hartley assembles a gang of weavers and land-workers to embark upon a criminal enterprise that will capsize the economy…

Bloomsbury to Publish The Priory of the Orange Tree by Samantha Shannon

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From the internationally bestselling author of The Bone Season, an enthralling, epic fantasy about a world on the brink of war with dragons – and the women who must lead the fight to save it. A world divided. A queendom without an heir. An ancient enemy awakens. The House of Berethnet has ruled Inys for a…