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Treat your mum to some contemporary fiction this Mother's Day with a pick from our selection of modern books. Our fiction books make a great Mother's Day gift for avid readers.

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Modern Reads for Mums

  • Still Me

    Jojo Moyes

    Product Code: BUGMT
    Shortlisted for a National Book Award, Still Me is the third Lou Clark novel following the number one international bestsellers Me Before You and After You from Jojo Moyes.

    Lou Clark knows too many things. She knows how many miles lie between her new home in New York and her new boyfriend Sam in London. She knows her employer is a good man and she knows his wife is keeping a secret from him.

    What Lou doesn't know is she's about to meet someone who's going to turn her whole life upside down. Because Josh will remind her so much of a man she used to know that it'll hurt.
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  • Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine

    Gail Honeyman

    Product Code: BLZUH
    Gail Honeyman's debut novel Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine is a worthy winner of the Costa First Novel. Praised by Jojo Moyes, it follows Eleanor as she seems content to live a simple life. She wears the same work clothes, eats the same things and buys the same bottles of vodka for the weekend.

    However, one random act of kindness is about to change her life forever... Eleanor soon learns that she will need to build up her courage if she's to successfully live in this new world.

    Covering themes including loneliness and kindness, this is a page-turning read that has won praise from the likes of Jojo Moyes.
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  • Nine Perfect Strangers

    Liane Moriarty

    Product Code: BUOEP
    From the author behind the award-winning TV series Big Little Lies, this captivating book is a funny yet poignant novel that will be enjoyed by readers of Paula Hawkins and Gillian Flynn.

    Nine perfect strangers, each hiding an imperfect life. A luxury retreat cut off from the outside world. Ten days that promise to change your life. But some promises - like some lives - are perfect lies...
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  • Conversations with Friends

    Sally Rooney

    Product Code: BMPXE
    Sally Rooney's highly acclaimed and award-winning debut novel Conversations with Friends is one you'll quickly delve into and be fully absorbed in from the very first page.

    Frances has a cool head and is very observant despite being just 21 years old. An aspiring writer who attends university in Dublin, she performs spoken word with her best friend (and former girlfriend) Bobbi in her spare time. The duo are interviewed by reporter Melissa and when they meet her husband, Nick, they find themselves in a world full of beautiful houses, amazing dinner parties and incredible holidays...

    But then Frances and Nick get closer, and Frances - who is always so proud of her wit and resistance to emotions - has to confront her vulnerabilities for the very first time...
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