Our "BOOKS OF THE YEAR" in 2020

By MacLehose Press

By MacLehose Press

Venice: The Lion, the City and the Water

Cees Nooteboom

£20.00 £18.60

Sunday Times TRAVEL BOOKS OF THE YEAR - "Witty and meditative by turns, the overall effect is like being shown around by a wonderfully self-effacing, but impressively erudite guide"

Bees and Their Keepers: From waggle-dancing to killer bees, from Aristotle to Winnie-the-Pooh

Lotte Moeller

£22.00 £20.46


The Slaughterman's Daughter: Winner of the Wingate Prize 2021

Yaniv Iczkovits

£18.98 £17.65

The Economist BOOKS OF THE YEAR - "Technicolour characters, pathos and humour are all wonderfully captured in a nimble translation from the Hebrew"

An Inventory of Losses

Judith Schalansky

£20.00 £18.60

Financial Times BOOKS OF THE YEAR - "Weaving fiction, autobiography and history, [a] sumptuous collection of texts"

Dog Island

Philippe Claudel

£16.98 £15.79

New European BOOKS OF THE YEAR - "A timely and elegant examination of the migrant situation in the Mediterranean from the point of view of a remote, volcanic island"

Storm Birds

Einar Karason

£10.00 £9.30

Financial Times BOOKS OF THE YEAR Sunday Times BEST TRANSLATED BOOK OF THE YEAR - "Gripping and Exciting"

Grey Bees

Andrey Kurkov

£14.99 £13.94

New European BOOKS OF THE YEAR - "A warm and surprisingly funny book from Ukraine's greatest living novelist"

The Lost and the Damned: Sunday Times Crime Book of the Month

Olivier Norek

£16.98 £15.79

The Times CRIME BOOK OF THE MONTH - "This impressive debut is slick, sick and not for the faint-hearted . . . It will make you cry out (for more)"


Otto De Kat

£10.00 £9.30

New European BOOKS OF THE YEAR - "This is a story that expands way beyond its 140 pages"

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