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To Kill A Mockingbird
To Kill A Mockingbird Harper Lee
The bestselling, Pulitzer prize-winning classic.
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Great Expectations
Great Expectations Charles Dickens
The mysterious tale of an orphan who is made into a gentleman, with one of the best opening scenes you'll ever read!
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The Lost World
The Lost World Michael Crichton
The action-packed bestselling sequel to Jurassic Park.
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Byrne
Byrne Anthony Burgess
Completed shortly before Burgess's death, this novel in verse is extravagantly original
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The Pickwick Papers
The Pickwick Papers Charles Dickens
His greatest success' George Orwell
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Weekend Wodehouse
Weekend Wodehouse P.G. Wodehouse
Introductory collection to the inimitable PG Wodehouse; 'The greatest comic writer ever' (Douglas Adams)
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A Christmas Carol
A Christmas Carol Charles Dickens
With A Christmas Carol Charles Dickens created a modern fairy tale and shaped our ideas of Christmas.
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Oliver Twist
Oliver Twist Charles Dickens
Oliver Twist: orphan, trainee pickpocket, good boy. Elbow your way through the streets of Victorian London with Dicken's most enduring child character
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Titus Groan
Titus Groan Mervyn Peake
A brilliantly sustained flight of gothic imagination; the first of the bestselling Gormenghast trilogy.
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The Mystery Of Edwin Drood
The Mystery Of Edwin Drood Charles Dickens
A major new two-part adaptation for BBC2 this Christmas, forming part of the BBC’s celebration of Dickens and the bicentenary of his birth in 2012.
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David Copperfield
David Copperfield Charles Dickens
Young David Copperfield is sent away by his cruel stepfather, Mr Murdstone, to a boarding school in London, but when his circumstances suddenly change David is forced to work from morning to night in Murdstone's factory.
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Bleak House
Bleak House Charles Dickens
Perhaps Bleak House is his best novel. . . When Dickens wrote Bleak House he had grown up’ G. K. Chesterton
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Martin Chuzzlewit
Martin Chuzzlewit Charles Dickens
Martin Chuzzlewit is a comic masterpiece which courted controversy on publication with its scathing portrayal of nineteenth-century America
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Nicholas Nickleby
Nicholas Nickleby Charles Dickens
‘I love Dickens but I'm particularly fond of Nicholas Nickleby… It's one of those books I can just read and reread’ Nigel Havers
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Our Mutual Friend
Our Mutual Friend Charles Dickens
A sophisticated mystery, a love story and a tale of the corruptive power of wealth.
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The Old Curiosity Shop
The Old Curiosity Shop Charles Dickens
‘I bought it, read and loved it’ Derek Jacobi
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Barnaby Rudge
Barnaby Rudge Charles Dickens
Dickens’s first historical novel is a thrilling tale of murder, treachery and forbidden love with rioting mob scenes to make your hair stand on end.
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