Grab a hot chocolate and snuggle up with our top picks in new-season fiction.
Fava Beans for Breakfast - Suzanne Salem
This evocative debut from Sydney author Salem explores how life changes for an Egyptian woman after she makes a sea-change to a NSW coastal town in the 1970s.
The House of New Beginnings - Lucy Diamond
A Regency terrace on the Brighton seafront becomes a launch pad to a new future for three tenants whose lives Diamond unspools in this entertaining and uplifting novel.
The Lost Book of the Grail - Charlie Lovett
Book addicts, history buffs and romantics alike will devour Lovett’s suspenseful tale about a professor on the trail of King Arthur and the Holy Grail
The Immortal Bind - Traci Harding
The prolific Brisbane author returns with an intriguing yarn about a cursed love affair spanning a millennium.
To Know My Crime - Fiona Capp
This gripping literary thriller set on Victoria’s scenic Mornington Peninsula sees Ned Coleridge reduced to squatting in a boatshed after losing everything. In desperation, he considers the unthinkable…
The Chilbury Ladies’ Choir - Jennifer Ryan
Presenting your perfect fireside read: in a Kent village in 1940, a group of women use song to heal and unite a community fractured by war.
See our Autumn Reading Special is this week's WHO.