Booklist - Best New Fiction

Up to a hundred highly-recommended recent novels

(See also these related booklists: The Shakespeare Retold series, ).

This is probably only a very limited selection of the books that available on this subject! New books are added to our website every week, and don't forget, you can search our database of the 1.5 million books in print & order securely at our other website: www.newsfromnowhere.co.uk!

There are 100 books in this booklist - they are listed in order of year of publication. Newest titles are at the top. (We may not have all of them in stock right now, get in touch to find out)

A Good Country by Laleh Khadivi, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781408876039

Aliens & Anorexia by Chris Kraus, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781788160070

English, August: An Indian Story by Upamanyu Chatterjee, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9780571345892

Texaco by Patrick Chamoiseau, £12.00 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781783784349

The Beginning of the World in the Middle of the Night by Jen Campbell, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781473653559

Gravel Heart by Abdulrazak Gurnah, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781408881309

How to Be Human by Paula Cocozza, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9780099510772

Norma by Sofi Oksanen, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781782399780

Walkaway by Cory Doctorow, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781786693075

Seas of Snow by Kerensa Jennings, £9.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781783525669

How to be Famous by Caitlin Moran, £14.99 (hardback, 2018) ISBN 9780091948986

Girl, Balancing & Other Stories by Helen Dunmore, £20.00 (hardback, 2018) ISBN 9781786331489

Other People's Houses by Lore Segal, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781908745750

City of Circles by Jess Richards, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781473656710

The Bedlam Stacks by Natasha Pulley, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781408878477

The Book of Havana: A City in Short Fiction by Orsola Casagrande (Editor), £9.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781910974018

Dunbar: King Lear Retold by Edward St Aubyn, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781784701697

The Tyranny of Lost Things by Rhiannon Lucy Cosslett, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781912240142

The Night Brother by Rosie Garland, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9780008166137

New Boy: Othello Retold by Tracy Chevalier, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781784700249

24 Stories of Hope for Survivors of the Grenfell Tower Fire by Kathy Burke (Editor), £9.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781783525867

Strange Heart Beating by Eli Goldstone, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781783783502

Salt Houses by Hala Alyan, £9.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9780099510932

Evening Primrose by Kopano Matlwa, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781473662285

The Years She Stole by Jonathan Harvey, £7.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781447298229

A Sunday At The Pool In Kigali by Gil Courtemanche, £9.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781782118886

The Forty Days of Musa Dagh by Franz Werfel, £10.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9780241332863

Based on a True Story by Delphine de Vigan, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781408878842

The Erstwhile: Book Two in the Vorrh Trilogy by Brian Catling, £9.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781473636408

The Blot by Jonathan Lethem, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781784701642

Larchfield by Polly Clark, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781786481955

Bogota 39: New Voices from Latin America by Various authors, £12.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781786073334

Black No More by George S. Schuyler, £12.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9780143131885

A Natural by Ross Raisin, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781784702786

Elmet by Fiona Mozley, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781473676497

To Die in Spring by Ralf Rothmann, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781509812868

Jagua Nana by Cyprian Ekwensi, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9780241334997

The Greek Wall by Nicolas Verdan, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781908524850

Anything is Possible by Elizabeth Strout, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9780241248799

Miss Laila, Armed and Dangerous by Manu Joseph, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781912408108

The End We Start From by Megan Hunter, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781509843985

New York 2140 by Kim Stanley Robinson, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9780356508788

Apex Hides the Hurt by Colson Whitehead, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9780708898758

The Boy Who Belonged to the Sea by Denis Thériault, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781786073358

Petals of Blood by Ngugi wa Thiong'o, £10.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781784873363

The Man on the Middle Floor by Elizabeth Moore, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781910453544

The Evening Road by Laird Hunt, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781784703646

Carnivalesque by Neil Jordan, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781408881354

Sight by Jessie Greengrass, £14.99 (hardback, 2018) ISBN 9781473652378

The Idiot by Elif Batuman, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9780099583172

So Many Islands: Stories from the Caribbean, Mediterranean, Indian and Pacific Oceans by Nicholas Laughlin (Editor), £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781846592072

When I Hit You by Meena Kandasamy, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781786491282

The Mermaid and Mrs Hancock by Imogen Hermes Gowar, £12.99 (hardback, 2018) ISBN 9781911215721

The Devils' Dance by Hamid Ismailov, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781911284130

Sing, Unburied, Sing by Jesmyn Ward, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781408890967

Ashland & Vine by John Burnside, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9780099554936

The Maid's Room by Fiona Mitchell, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781473659599

The Boat People by Sharon Bala, £12.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9780385544023

Flesh and Bone and Water by Luiza Sauma, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9780241978146

This Family of Things by Alison Jameson, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781784163266

My Cat Yugoslavia by Pajtim Statovci, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781782273608

The Gloaming by Kirsty Logan, £12.99 (hardback, 2018) ISBN 9781911215936

Kintu by Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi, £14.99 (hardback, 2018) ISBN 9781786073778

The Ice by Laline Paull, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9780007557776

Fractured Destinies by Rabai Al-Madhoun, £11.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9789774168628

Bluebird, Bluebird by Attica Locke, £7.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781781257685

Stories by Susan Sontag, £18.99 (hardback, 2017) ISBN 9780241327418

A Boy in Winter by Rachel Seiffert, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781844089994

The Golden Legend by Nadeem Aslam, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9780571330751

Kitchen by Banana Yoshimoto, £7.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9780571342723

The Trick to Time by Kit de Waal, £12.99 (hardback, 2018) ISBN 9780241207109

The Patriots by Sana Krasikov, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781783781829

A Separation by Katie Kitamura, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781781256619

Midwinter Break by Bernard MacLaverty, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781784704919

Spare and Found Parts by Sarah Maria Griffin, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781785657054

Protest! Stories of Resistance by Ra Page (Editor), £12.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781910974438

Prague Noir by Pavel Mandys (Editor), £12.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781617755293

Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9780008172114

Conversations with Friends by Sally Rooney, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9780571333134

A Line Made By Walking by Sara Baume, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9780099592754

Stay With Me by Ayobami Adebayo, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781782119609

The Unmapped Country: Stories and Fragments by Ann Quin, £10.00 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781911508144

The Blacker the Berry... by Wallace Thurman, £12.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9780143131878

Dance of the Jakaranda by Peter Kimani, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781846592096

2023: A Trilogy by The Justified Ancients of Mu Mu, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9780571340729

The Blood Miracles by Lisa McInerney, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781444798920

Reservoir 13 by Jon McGregor, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9780008204891

This Is Memorial Device by David Keenan, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9780571330850

The Hidden Room by Stella Duffy, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9780349007908

The Refugees by Viet Thanh Nguyen, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781472153784

What We Lose by Zinzi Clemmons, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9780008245979

The Lime Tree by César Aira, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781911508120

The Last Days of New Paris by China Miéville, £7.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781447296553

Folk by Zoe Gilbert, £14.99 (hardback, 2018) ISBN 9781408884393

Whatever Happened to Interracial Love? by Kathleen Collins, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781783783410

The End of Eddy by Edouard Louis, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9780099598466

Fireworks by Angela Carter, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781784872984

The Red Dancer by Richard Skinner, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9780571333233

Cove by Cynan Jones, £8.99 (paperback, 2017) ISBN 9781783783861

The Castle Cross The Magnet Carter by Kia Corthron, £14.99 (paperback, 2017) ISBN 9781609808075