If you are looking for a gift, or just something new for yourself, here are a few books we love! Just click their covers for more details…

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Boyhood Island by Karl Ove Knausgaard
The Empress Dowager Cixi by Jung Chang
The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt
Noble Endeavours by Miranda Seymour
Olivier by Philip Ziegler
The Land of Second Chances by Tim Lewis
Cruel Crossing: Escaping Hitler Across the Pyrenees by Edward Stourton
Harvest by Jim Crace
Perfect by Rachel Joyce
Lean In: Women, Work and the Will to Lead by Sheryl Sandberg
A Place in the Country by W.G. Sebald
Rick Stein’s India
Vauxhall by Gabriel Gbadamosi
Private Empire: ExxonMobil and American Power by Steve Coll
Levels of Life by Julian Barnes
Circulation: William Harvey’s Revolutionary Idea by Thomas Wright