The best of the best: must reads from this month’s fiction selections

The following titles have been chosen from our monthly new fiction selections. They are all highly recommended for great reading.

Syndetics book coverVictim without a face / Stefan Ahnhem ; translated from the Swedish by Rachel Willson-Broyles.
“A gripping, tense thriller, from one of the best Scandinavian mystery writers.”

Syndetics book coverUniversal war one. Volume 1, Genesis / by Denis Bajram ; translated by Virginie Selavy.
“Six volumes in this edition, telling a gripping science fiction epic by this brilliant French comic writer and artist.”

Syndetics book coverThe drowned detective / Neil Jordan.
“A wonderfully realized tale of chilling suspense.”

Syndetics book coverThis census-taker : a novella / China Miéville.
“A brilliant imaginative novella, that is haunting and thought provoking.”

Syndetics book coverDad art / Damien Wilkins.
“The latest novel set in to-day’s Wellington by one our own most satisfying writers. A must read.”