A short story for Christmas from Essie Fox, author of The Somnambulist and Elijah’s Mermaid.
Start reading our November Book Club Choice Essie Fox’s dark Victorian mystery The Goddess & The Thief right now.
We loved R.S. Pateman’s creepy and clever debut The Second Life of Amy Archer, and can’t wait to get our hands on his gripping new psychological thriller, The Prophecy of Bees. It isn’t out in the shops until 20th November but here’s the eerie trailer and the first chapter to whet your appetite.
Team One Book Lane have put our heads together to come up with the ultimate Halloween reading list, whether you’re a scaredy-cat or horror addict.
Diane Setterfield is the bestselling author of The Thirteenth Tale. Her latest novel, Bellman & Black is a haunting Victorian tale of love, loss and the mystery of death. Here, Diane answers some of our questions.
The spookiest day of the year is nearly upon us! Here’s the title story from no.1 bestselling author Kate Mosse’s collection of eerie winter stories, The Mistletoe Bride and Other Haunting Tales, out now in paperback, to get you in the mood for All Hallow’s Eve.
Award-winning author, Marcus Sedgwick dropped by One Book Lane to answer a few of our questions. His mesmerising and mysterious new novel The Ghosts of Heaven is a cleverly interlinked story about survival, discovery, and the effect of the spiral, a symbol that has no end.
Essie Fox, author of dark Victorian mysteries The Somnambulist and Elijah’s Mermaid, tells us about her love of all things Gothic and explains how a cursed diamond inspired her latest novel The Goddess and the Thief.