We set up Blackfriars because the growth of digital publishing has given us the chance to bring more of the books we love to readers. Some are available only as ebooks, some as lovely print editions as well. However you find and read them, we hope you will love them too.
We are so excited to be publishing Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng in November. Blackfriars editor Clare Smith tells you why.
The Blackfriars team take you through some of their Top 5′s; if you’re looking for a superb short story, excellent back-to-school novel, or just a book to remind you that summer happened once, look no further.
Lydia is dead. But they don’t know this yet. Lydia is the favourite child of Marilyn and James Lee; a girl who inherited her mother’s bright blue eyes and her father’s jet-black hair. Her parents are determined that Lydia will fulfill the dreams they were unable to pursue – in Marilyn’s case that her daughter [...]