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Navigating the middle-age minefield.

It’s a common experience in middle age: a heightened sense of impending mortality, questions of life’s meaning, resetting of gaols. And while shiny new toys are unlikely to remedy these symptoms, identifying with the shared experiences of others at least reinforces that you’re not alone. From the hilarious to the heartbreaking, here are some stories of people plotting their courses through life’s middle chapters.

  • A wonderfully original and heartfelt comic novel about one woman's mission to reignite the passion in her marriage - and rediscover herself.

  • Number One bestselling author Sophie Kinsella's emotionally charged, witty new standalone novel about love and long-term relationship survival - and how those we think we know best can sometimes surprise us the most . . .

  • A hilarious and insightful tale about a runaway husband from the internationally bestselling writer of smart, funny fiction.

  • Does it feel like everyone around you is an adult, except you? There are no grown-ups,because everyone else is winging it too! Pamela Druckerman, author of French Children Don't Throw Food, reveals the things is took her forty years to learn.

  • The novel that has made 2 million readers happier! The story of one woman's inspirational journey from boredom and dissatisfaction to happiness and fulfilment!

  • In the best romantic tradition of ALMOST FRENCH, a woman falls madly in love with a Frenchman in Paris, but with a twist. It takes her twenty years to find him again …

  • A stunning memoir from one of Australia's most highly acclaimed writers

  • Dazzling, essential, unlike anything else published today - a memoir on modern womanhood, smashing through social expectations and making the case for thrilling, transformative freedom.

  • Too cool! At thirty-six, he's as hip as a teenager. He's single, child-free, goes to the right clubs and knows which trainers to wear.

  • An enthralling exploration of the human experience, from the author of To The Lighthouse.

  • From The New York Times-bestselling author of The Vacationers, a smart, highly entertaining novel about a tight-knit group of friends from college and what it means to finally grow up well after adulthood has set in.

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