Flaming June…’A Map Towards Fluency’ on the LRB’s Bestseller List!

Very happy to be on this lovely list of books. Thanks to the London Review Bookshop for being such a wonderful bookseller, venue and supporter of poets and authors. Really is a beautiful place to hang out, sort of bookshop heaven.

Our Current Bestsellers

This week’s bestsellers.

Deaf Republic

Deaf Republic

Ilya Kaminsky

From the publisher:

When soldiers breaking up a protest kill a deaf boy, Petya, the gunshot becomes the last thing the citizens hear – all have gone deaf, and their dissent becomes coordinated …

£10.99

A Map Towards Fluency

A Map Towards Fluency

Lisa Kelly

From the publisher:

A Map Towards Fluency, Lisa Kelly’s first collection, considers words, the power they impart, the power their absence withholds.

Surge

Surge

Jay Bernard

From the publisher:

Winner of the Ted Hughes Award for New Work in Poetry 2018Jay Bernard’s extraordinary debut is a fearlessly original exploration of the black British archive: an enquiry …

£10.00

Heartburn

Heartburn

Nora Ephron, introduction by Nora Ephron and Delia Ephron

Gayle recommends:

Finally I have something to recommend when people ask for a funny book! Heartburn is properly hilarious, like a 200 page stand up set, except kinder, and with more food.

Stalingrad

Stalingrad

Vasily Grossman, translated by Robert Chandler

From the publisher:

Stalingrad is the prequel to Life and Fate, one of the twentieth century’s greatest novels. The battle for Stalingrad – a maelstrom of violence and firepower – will …

£25.00

Notes to Self

Notes to Self

Emilie Pine

From the publisher:

THE EXTRAORDINARY #1 BESTSELLER – a word-of-mouth literary phenomenon ‘Do not read this book in public: it will make you cry’ Anne Enright ‘Unsparing, formidable, …

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