KP's Autumn Picks 2019

Books that last the length of well fed indigestion. Take sitting down.

Stillicide

Cynan Jones

From the publisher:

First heard on BBC Radio 4. Water is commodified. The Water Train that serves the city increasingly at risk of sabotage. As news breaks that construction of a gigantic Ice ...

Pumpkinheads

Rainbow Rowell, illustrated by Faith Erin Hicks

From the publisher:

1 New York Times bestseller Rainbow Rowell teams up with Faith Erin Hicks for Pumpkinheads, a smart, swoony YA full colour graphic novel story of missed connections in a ...

Remarkable Trees

Christina Harrison and Tony Kirkham

From the publisher:

More than 60,000 species of trees are found in an amazing variety of forms, sizes and habitats. Every tree has its own story and here are over 60, selected for their ...

Roller Girl

Victoria Jamieson

From the publisher:

Astrid has always done everything with her best friend Nicole. So when Astrid falls in love with roller derby and signs up for a summer camp, she’s sure Nicole will be ...

Abandoned Villages

Stephen Fisk

From the publisher:

A lonely ruined church, mysterious bumps in a field, stone walls visible on the shoreline of a reservoir in high summer. All these are signs of settlements abandoned over the ...