Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress by Dai Sijie

This is one of only a few known first-hand accounts of the re-education system established by Maoist China during the Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution in the 1960s. This movement sought to eradicate bourgeois culture by sending elite youth into rural


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Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty

“Did anyone really know their child? Your child was a little stranger, constantly changing, disappearing and reintroducing himself to you. New personality traits could appear overnight.”

Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty takes place on the Pirriwee Peninsula in Australia …


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The Girl on The Train by Paula Hawkins

Rear Window meets Gone Girl. The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins is voyeuristic like Rear Window, with an unreliable narrator like Gone Girl; this psychological thriller is a page turner!

Every day, as Rachel takes …


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