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NON-FICTION BOOK OF THE MONTH

These Bones Will Rise Again by Panashe Chigumadzi

paperback, £7.99

These Bones Will Rise Again is the first book to respond to Zimbabwe’s 2017 ‘coup that was not a coup’ and the end of Robert Mugabe’s rule. Alongside contemporary political analysis, Chigumadzi weaves in history and an exploration of the manipulation of time, as...

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COUNTRY OF THE MONTH

Summer Reading

Kitty’s summer reading pick is The Light Years, the first volume of Elizabeth Jane Howard’s wonderful Cazalet Chronicles. Set during the summers of 1937 and 1938, it follows three generations of the Cazalet family as they spend their holidays together at Home Place in sunlit...

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NOVEL OF THE MONTH

Standard Deviation by Katherine Heiny

paperback, £8.99

When Graham’s second wife decides to befriend his first wife, who is her polar opposite – Graham starts to wonder: how can anyone love two such different women? And did he make the right choice? Described as an “enjoyably awkward New York comedy of...

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TOP 10 DULWICH BOOKS BESTSELLERS LAST MONTH
  1. The World's Worst Children 3 by David Walliams

  2. Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman
  3. Home Fire by Kamila Shamsie
  4. Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng
  5. Reservoir 13 by John McGregor
  6. Death in Dulwich by Alice Castle
  7. BBC Proms Guide 2018 by
  8. Spitfire by John Nichol
  9. I Am, I Am, I Am by Maggie O'Farrell
  10. Less by Andrew Sean Greer
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YOUNG ADULT BOOK OF THE MONTH

Payback by M.A. Griffin

paperback, £7.99

This exciting YA political thriller is like Robin Hood meets V for Vendetta in 2018. Payback is a group of young hacktivists with one mission: steal from the rich and give to the poor…and to make sure its all recorded on social media. But...

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PICTURE BOOK OF THE MONTH

Jabari Jumps by Gaia Cornwall

paperback, £7.99

This is a great summertime picture book that tells the story of a family’s trip to the lido, where young Jabari needs to work up the courage to jump of the high diving board. It is a fun story about courage and the joy...

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MIDDLE SCHOOL BOOK OF THE MONTH
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The Mapmakers’ Race by Eirlys Hunter

paperback, £6.99

This chapter book has a well-paced plot and is the perfect fit for children who like to read about adventures. Four siblings enter a race in the uncharted wilderness of New Zealand, with hopes of …

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OTHER NEWS
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Balham Literary Festival June 2018

  CLICK HERE FOR FULL DETAILS AND TICKETS   Balham Literary Festival returns this June with a dazzling line-up to celebrate summer in the city. Under its theme – summer loving – the festival will welcome a hotpot of the world’s best food and...

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