Lucy used to handle her adult romantic life according to the script she’d been handed. She met a guy just like herself: same age, same background, same hopes and dreams; they got married and started a family. Too bad he made her miserable. Now, two decades later, she’s a nearly divorced, forty-one-y..
Bailey Carpenter is a smart investigator. She’s to only gather evidence, but she’s attacked and nearly killed. Panicking and unable to leave, she becomes prisoner in her own home, using her binoculars to observe other people’s lives. This diversion becomes a guilty pleasure when Bailey finds that th..
In 1982, when he was just three years old, Samir was abandoned by his mother on the beach of El Saler. She blindfolded him and said: "Don't move, I'll come right away." But she never did. No one knew why she did not return and that child ended up in a juvenile center with no other identity than his ..
Now a Hulu TV series starring Zoë KravitzFrom the bestselling author of Funny Girl, About a Boy, and A Long Way Down, a wise and hilarious novel about love, heartbreak, and rock and roll.Praise for High Fidelity:"I've always loved Nick Hornby, and the way he writes characters and the ..
Jumping from the grotesque to horror, Much Loved Monster records the unusual conversation between two characters that to begin with seem very different, but who discover as their verbal tussle continues something that links them together: an obsession with a possessive mother. Javier Tomeo confirms ..
In this triangular story Raymond watches over the conjugal happiness of Adrián and Lala, his old girlfriend, and cannot stand it. He decides to intervene in it, masked with a false beard. But even small evils can have horrendous side effects. The danger becomes more intense when Elisa and her daught..
The calm life of science writer Joe Rose is shattered when he sees a man die in a freak hot-air balloon accident. A stranger named Jed Parry joins Rose in helping to bring the balloon to safety, but unknown to Rose, something passes between Parry and himself on that day that will change both of thei..
The main protagonist of this novel, branded as the emblem for its generation, is an antihero who has given up the fight. He is a thirty-year-old IT engineer who is fed up with his job and bored of his fellow human beings, and thinks little of sex after a thirty year period of chastity. There is no m..
On a chilly February day, two old friends meet in the throng outside a London crematorium to pay their last respects to Molly Lane. Both Clive Linley and Vernon Halliday had been Molly's lovers in the days before they reached their current eminence: Clive is Britain's most successful modern composer..
Molly Lane dies at the age of 46. The book begins with her funeral, with the most important men of her life among the mourners: eminent composer Clive; newspaper editor Vernon, her billionaire husband George, and Julian, a well known right-wing politician and current candidate for Prime Minister. A ..
Winner of the XIX Thriller Award “Ciudad de Getafe”, Ángulo muerto begins with the finding of a luxury escort girl who has been savagely murdered. From these first lines, the novel does not abandon its frenetic and masterful pace until it reaches its totally unexpected outcome, perfectly fulfilling ..
Joan has spent a lifetime enduring the cruelties of men. But when one of them commits a shocking act of violence in front of her, she flees New York City in search of Alice, the only person alive who can help her make sense of her past. In the sweltering hills above Los Angeles, Joan unravels the ho..