Harvill Secker

The Devil All the Time

By Donald Ray Pollock - Published 2011

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Pollock returns to southern Ohio, the setting for his collection of short stories, Knockemstiff, and unleashes a bizarre and compelling cast of characters ...Read Review

The Night Circus

By Erin Morgenstern - Published 2011

Genres:

Fantasy

Le Cirque des Rêves arrives unannounced. No posters, no parade, no invitations. Overnight, black and white striped circus tents appear on the ...Read Review

I’ll Never Get Out of This World Alive

By Steve Earle - Published 2011

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

One doesn’t know quite what to expect when a Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter of rock and country music – who is also an actor (...Read Review

Daniel

By Henning Mankell - Published 2010

Genres:

Epic

Sweden in the 1870s. Hans Bengler, a dilettante permanent student, decides almost on a whim that he wants to travel to Africa to ...Read Review

The Elephant’s Journey

By José Saramago - Published 2010

Genres:

Literary

It is hard to know which sentiment dominated my reading of this book: sadness at the passing of such a great author, or ...Read Review

A Different Sky

By Meira Chand - Published 2010

Genres:

LiterarySaga

This great sprawl of a novel is set in Singapore from 1927 to 1956. It follows the fortunes of three children who first meet when ...Read Review

Ghost Light

By Joseph O’Connor - Published 2010

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

An elderly woman, living alone in rented accommodation in a dilapidated tenement, would seem an unlikely character to engage the reader for the ...Read Review

I Curse the River of Time

By Per Pettersen - Published 2010

Genres:

Literary

I am sure some people will enjoy and find much to admire about this novel. These are probably the kind of people who ...Read Review

Inheritance

By Nicholas Shakespeare - Published 2010

Genres:

Literary

Andy Larkham, in his late 20s, impoverished and working for a small London publishing firm, attends the funeral of a former schoolteacher. Or ...Read Review

We, the Drowned

By Carsten Jensen - Published 2010

Genres:

LiterarySaga

In 1848, war erupts in the Danish region of Schleswig-Holstein, and the coastal town of Marstal forms a land guard to do its part. ...Read Review