Pile by the Bed reviews The October Man by Ben Aaronovitch a stand alone novella set in his Rivers of London universe
Pile by the Bed reviews Good Girl, Bad Girl by Michael Robotham - the start of a new series featuring psychologist Cyrus Haven
Pile by the Bed reviews The Warehouse by Rob Hart - a new dystopian thriller that takes on Amazon and the American dream.
Pile by the Bed reviews Lost Acre, the last volume in Andrew Caldecott's very English fantasy Rotherweird trilogy
Pile by the Bed reviews Lady in the Lake by Laura Lippman, a timely historical crime novel that explores Baltimore in the 1960s.
Pile by the Bed reviews Snake Island by Ben Hobson - a page-turning Australian rural crime thriller
Pile by the Bed reviews Lapse by Sarah Thornton, an enjoyable debut that adds to the growing catalogue of Australian rural crime fiction.
Pile by the Bed reviews See you at the Toxteth - a retrospective collection of the works by the Godfather of Australian crime fiction - Peter Corris
Pile by the Bed reviews Shadows of the Short Days by Alexander Dan Vilhjalmsson - grimdark, urban fantasy based in Icelandic mythology.
Pile by the Bed reviews The Ottoman Secret by Raymond Khoury an alternate history thriller that asks what if the Ottoman Empire sucessfully conquered Europe in the 17th Century.
Pile by the Bed reviews and recommends Jade War by Fonda Lee, second book in the Green Bone trilogy.
Pile by the Bed reviews This is Gomorrah a fictional thriller about the dark web by tech philosopher Tom Chatfield
Pile by the Bed reviews Linda Grant's eighth novel - A Stranger City - exploring the consequences of Brexit-era nationalism on the rich multicultural traditions of London.
Pile by the Bed reviews Velocity Weapon by Megan E O'Keefe, the start of an enjoyable, page-turning space opera series.
Pile by the Bed reviews The Dangerous Crime a page-turning and thematically rich crime thriller by Deborah O'Connor
Pile by the Bed reviews Rogue by AJ Betts, the conclusion to the tale started in last year's dystopian YA novel Hive.
Pile by the Bed reviews Lovecraft Country by Matt Ruff using pulp horror and science fiction tropes to explore racism in America in the 1950s.
Pile by the Bed reviews Hexarchate Stories by Yoon Ha Lee - short stories and extras expanding on his Machineries of Empire universe.
Pile by the Bed reviews the novel version of Pan's Labyrinth by Guillermo del Toro and Cornelia Funke - a "stunning work of fantasy".
Pile by the Bed reviews Fortune by Lenny Bartulin - "an original, vibrant and entertaining historical novel"
Pile by the Bed reviews Crossings by Alex Landragin, a body hopping romp across the centuries.
Pile by the Bed reviews Jess Kidd's third novel Things in Jars - a Victorian crime thriller with a supernatural edge.
Pile by the Bed reviews Perihelion Summer, a climate-driven disaster novella by Australian science fiction author Greg Egan.
Pile by the Bed reviews The Electric Hotel by Dominic Smith, engaging historical fiction that deals with the birth of the movies.
Pile by the Bed reviews The Silent Death by Volker Kutscher, the second of the 1930s Berlin set Gereon Rath books in translation
Pile by the Bed reviews Recursion the new mind-bending science fiction thriller by Blake Crouch
Pile by the Bed reviews Magic for Liars by Sarah Gailey - a post Harry Potter magic academy / noir crime fiction mash up.
Pile by the Bed reviews The Ice House by Tim Clare, follow up to his 2015 fantasy debut The Honours.
Pile by the Bed reviews The Porpoise by Mark Haddon and finds it a vital retelling of classic Greek stories.
Pile by the Bed reviews a new post-apocalyptic journey across an empty Britain in A Boy and His Dog at the End of the World by CA Fletcher
Pile by the Bed reviews No Way, the Mars-based survival sequel to SJ Morden's One Way.
Pile by the Bed reviews the second collection of science fiction stories by Ted Chiang.
Pile by the Bed reviews and recommends the new short story collection by Chris Womersley and finds it like a cross between Raymond Carver and Stephen King.
Pile by the Bed reviews Daughter of Bad Times by Rohan Wilson - a cautionary tale that tackles climate change and corporatisation
Pile by the Bed reviews Boxed by Richard Anderson and finds it original, atmospheric, idiosyncratic and satisfying
Pile by the Bed reviews The Farm by Joanne Ramos, a day-after-tomorrow look a the gap between rich and poor.
Pile by the Bed reviews The Devil Aspect - the new stand alone gothic serial killer thriller by Craig Russell
Pile by the Bed reviews Last Ones Left Alive, a debut zombie tale set in the emerald hills of Irelance, by Sarah Davis-Groff
Pile by the Bed reviews Outside Looking In by TC Boyle - an exploration of the 60s and the followers of Timothy Leary.