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Some of the most anticipated novels to come in 2020.

Here’s a glimpse at some of the fiction we're excited to publish in the second half of 2020, finishing off a superb year of reading.

  • The Living Sea of Waking Dreams is an ember storm of a novel. This is Booker Prize-winning novelist Richard Flanagan at his most moving—and astonishing—best.

  • The New York Times bestseller and Oprah's Book Club Pick about community, race and religion from the National Book Award winner, James McBride

  • From the bestselling author of Homegoing comes an epic novel from the heart of contemporary America

  • A riotous dramatic translation of Geoffrey Chaucer's The Wife of Bath's Prologue, brought to glorious life on London's Kilburn High Road

  • The highly anticipated new family drama from one of Australia's most beloved authors.

  • The gripping new standalone thriller from multi-million copy bestseller, Jo Nesbo.

  • A story of desire, love and language – and the meaning of home – told through conversations between two lovers

  • An electrifying thriller from an exciting new voice in crime fiction: One million viewers witness a popular TV presenter commit suicide live on air - so why is his twin brother convinced it was murder?

  • The iconic author of the bestselling phenomenon Crazy Rich Asians returns with the first novel in the new Cities Trilogy.

  • For readers of Station Eleven and Everything I Never Told You, a debut novel set on the brink of catastrophe, as a young woman chases the world’s last birds – and her own final chance for redemption.

  • The edge-of-your-seat, heart-in-mouth new Jack Reacher thriller for 2020 – his 25th adventure. No one's bigger than Jack Reacher.

  • At their fifteen-year reunion, a group of Harvard graduates – labouring with early middle age, marriage and children, unrealised aspirations and a depressing political climate – rekindle old loves and old resentments.

  • I won't walk alone by the mountain trees, or the hungry man will come for me . . .

  • From the bestselling author of The Girl Who Was Taken and Don't Believe It comes a riveting twister of a thriller featuring enigmatic cold case expert Rory Moore and famed profiler Lane Phillips.

  • From the Oscar-winning director of PAN'S LABYRINTH, THE SHAPE OF WATER, and HELLBOY, comes a new paranormal thriller - X-FILES meets Ben Aaronovitch.

  • Following Top Ten bestsellers Mythos and Heroes, this third volume retells the epic tale of Troy.

  • The heart-stopping new blockbuster by the bestselling author of The Diamond Hunter.

  • In this new thriller from the author of The Escape Room, a podcast host covering a controversial trial in a small town becomes obsessed with a brutal crime that took place there years before.

  • Four bored OAPs. A brutal murder. Welcome to . . . The Thursday Murder Club.

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