Harvill Secker

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

Savage Lands

By Clare Clark - Published 2010

Genres:

Literary

Louisiana in the early years of the 18th century; this is a novel about the French settlers who attempted to carve out their ...Read Review

The House of Rajani

By Alon Hilu - By Evan Fallenberg (trans.) - Published 2010

Genres:

Literary

In the late 19th century, Isaac Luminsky and his new wife, “Her Ladyship,” travel from Europe to Jaffa. They are Jewish settlers hoping ...Read Review

Savage Lands

By Clare Clark - Published 2010

Genres:

Saga

Louisiana in the early years of the 18th century; this is a novel about the French settlers who attempted to carve out their ...Read Review