Our Current Bestsellers

This week's bestsellers.

Milkman

Anna Burns

Christopher Tayler writes:

This novel begins with a blast of voice:

The day Somebody McSomebody put a gun to my breast and called me a cat and threatened to shoot me was the same day the ...

Art Matters

Neil Gaiman, illustrated by Chris Riddell

From the publisher:

A creative call to arms from the mind of Neil Gaiman, combining his extraordinary words with striking illustrations by Chris Riddell.

Becoming

Michelle Obama

From the publisher:

An intimate, powerful, and inspiring memoir by the former First Lady of the United States, now a No.1 Sunday Times bestseller ‘A genuine page-turner, full of intimacies ...

Asymmetry

Lisa Halliday

From the publisher:

‘A scorchingly intelligent first novel’ New York Times ‘Spellbinding’ New Yorker ‘Thrilling’ Guardian In New York, Alice, a young editor, begins an affair with ...

The Luckiest Guy Alive

John Cooper Clarke

From the publisher:

The original punk poet, now a beloved national treasure, this is the outstanding long-awaited collection by the inimitable Bard of Salford, Dr John Cooper Clarke

The Flood: Writing about rising seas from the London Review of Books

Meehan Crist, James Davidson, Frank Kermode, James Meek, Patrick O’Brian, Iain Sinclair, Rebecca Solnit, Theo Tait, Margaret Visser, Marina Warner, Emily Witt

The world has always been ending. From The Epic of Gilgamesh to the dire warnings of the latest IPCC report, the prospect of our annihilation has always been with us, and the warning signs are ...

The Good Immigrant

edited by Nikesh Shukla

From the publisher:

Award-winning writer Nikesh Shukla gathers twenty British Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic writers and artists to reflect on race, immigration and being ‘other’ in Great ...