New Book Releases You Need To Read!


Bibliophiles, this one is for you! If you’re looking for a new novel to read or simply just want to keep up to date with the latest releases, look no further! Here is our January writeup of upcoming book releases that you can look forward to.

All books mentioned below are available at Exclusive Books, Wordsworth Books and Bargain Books. What you waiting for? Head to your nearest branches and pick up these new releases and get lost in the world of fantasy, adventure, and suspense.

100 Books That Changed the World

100 Books that Changed the World by Colin Salter is a captivating journey through literary history. The book meticulously curates an impressive selection of works that have left indelible marks on society, spanning religious scriptures, scientific treatises, and pioneering novels. Each entry is accompanied by insightful commentary, highlighting the profound impact these texts have had on culture, thought, and progress. It’s a testament to the enduring influence of the written word on the world.

You Are Here

You Are Here by David Nicholls tells the story of Marnie and Michael, two individuals feeling lost in their lives. Marnie is isolated in her London flat, struggling with a sense of stagnation, while Michael, reeling from his wife’s departure, becomes increasingly reclusive. A persistent mutual friend and some typically English weather bring them together for an epic walk, sparking the beginnings of a new friendship.

As they journey together, they face the challenge of whether their newfound connection can endure. Nicholls’ novel beautifully explores themes of first encounters, second chances, and the search for belonging.

The Scandalous Life of Ruby Devereaux

Everyone knows Ruby Devereaux’s books, but no one knows her story—until now. In Ruby, M.J. Robotham takes readers on a journey through the extraordinary life of Ruby Devereaux, from a teenager in wartime England to a seasoned veteran of modern-day London.

Spanning the 1950s in New York, the Swinging Sixties, Cold War Berlin, Venice, and Vietnam, Ruby’s life is marked by parties, scandals, and conflict zones. Her writing career, spanning seven decades and over twenty books, seemingly distills her experiences into her work.

Now, at over 90 years old, Ruby’s energy is fading and her typewriter put away—until a call from her publisher prompts her to write one last, all-revealing book. Ruby Devereaux, ever the surprise, is ready to share the secrets of her infamous life, on her own terms.

The Silver Spoon Pasta: Authentic Italian Recipes

This is a wonderful collection of pasta recipes featuring this most iconic and popular Italian ingredient from the experts at the prestigious Silver Spoon Kitchen Pasta. Low cost, healthy, and tasty, its versatility makes it a regular feature on home dining tables as well as on the most sophisticated of restaurant menus, either dressed with just one or two ingredients, or with more elaborate sauces. Showcasing 46 different pasta types in more than 300 – recipes from classics such as Penne Arrabbiata and Spaghetti Carbonara, to more ambitious dishes such as Soufflé of Capellini and Linguine with Lobster – this is the ultimate guide to cooking pasta the Italian way.

It’s organized by type of pasta and has easy-to-follow directions for making your own fresh pasta. It also has sections on dried and fresh, long and short, cut and filled pasta, as well as information on where many ingredients come from in Italy. People all over the world know The Silver Spoon as the best source for information on Italian food and cooking. This book is the perfect introduction to the most Italian ingredients.

Formula One 2024 by Bruce Jones

There are new changes and updates to the world’s best-selling Grand Prix handbook for the new season. This book has everything you need to know about Formula 1 in 2024. A full look at all the teams racing this season, as well as every driver and every track on the busy Grand Prix schedule.

This important guidebook has the results of the drivers’ and constructors’ world championships from last season, as well as a full review of the 2023 season and a breakdown of the new rules and regulations for 2024. Each book can be personalized to make it your own personal guide to the year’s action.

This is the only book you’ll need for the racing action ahead. It was written by best-selling F1 author Bruce Jones and has dozens of stunning photos and detailed circuit drawings, as well as a statistics section that lists the most important records in F1 history. There are about 120 pictures and photographs.

Feel Good in 15: 15-Minute Recipes, Workouts & Health Hacks by Joe Wicks

In this book, Joe Wicks will show you how 15-minutes a day can make a huge difference in your life. For the last 10 years, he has helped people get fit, strong, healthy, and happy. And he has put all of this knowledge into Feel Good in 15: 15-Minute Recipes, Workouts & Health Hacks.

A lot of people love the YouTube Coach, Joe Wicks, as a body coach. He shows you how to make the most of your day by giving you life hacks, tips, and tricks that will make you feel great.

Messi vs. Ronaldo: One Rivalry, Two GOATs, and the Era That Remade the World’s Game – Jonathan Clegg and Joshua Robinson

In Messi vs. Ronaldo, Wall Street Journal reporters Jonathan Clegg and Joshua Robinson present an engrossing account of the epic rivalry between Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo, two soccer icons who have dominated the sport for over fifteen years.

The book delves into the contrasting styles, attitudes, and fanbases that define these players and explores the profound impact they have had on international soccer. Drawing on first-hand accounts and years of original reporting, the authors weave together the stories of Messi and Ronaldo, revealing the drama within locker rooms and board rooms.

As the 2022 World Cup marks a likely endpoint for both players, the book reflects on their legacies and examines the broader implications of their influence on the game, from the transformation of sports celebrity through social media to the financial challenges faced by renowned clubs like Barcelona, Real Madrid, and Manchester United. Messi vs. Ronaldo is not just a recounting of individual accomplishments but a compelling biography of a rivalry that has shaped the past, present, and future of global soccer.

Chocolate All Day: Recipes for Indulgence – Morning, Noon and Night – Kirsten Tibballs

Indulge in the irresistible world of chocolate with Chocolate All Day, an enticing invitation to savour choc-centric delights any time of day. Crafted by Kirsten Tibballs, the modern-day Willy Wonka and founder of Savour School, this book ensures wow-worthy treats with minimal effort.

From morning to night, explore a chocolate lover’s paradise, filled with recipes designed for maximum flavour and ease. Kirsten shares invaluable tips for troubleshooting bake-fails, alongside her trademark skill-building expertise, empowering you with confidence in every delectable creation.

Whether you’re a dessert enthusiast or a novice baker, this book promises a delightful journey into the sweet realm of chocolate delights.

Joe Wicks Feel Good Food – Joe Wicks

The food that we consume significantly influences our well-being. Whether it’s an invigorating breakfast or a fulfilling family dinner, what you eat can truly shape your day. This collection of quick and delicious recipes is curated to uplift your spirits and optimize your overall feeling of well-being.

From effortless weeknight dinners and clever home-cooking tips to energising snacks and crowd-pleasing dishes, these nutritious meals prioritise both vitality and equilibrium. Say goodbye to the hassle of preparing healthy meals at home – these recipes make it a breeze.

Filled with feel-good food that appeals to everyone, embracing a wholesome diet has never been more accessible. Transform your eating habits effortlessly and savour the joy of eating well.

Messi – Guillem Balague

‘I have seen the player who will inherit my place in Argentine football and his name is Messi,’ Diego Maradona.

In this updated biography, Guillem Balagué unveils the captivating journey of Lionel Messi, one of football’s greatest legends, now including his inaugural season at PSG. The narrative begins with Messi’s departure from Barcelona in August 2021, marking the end of an era.

Despite his triumph with the Argentine national team, clinching the Copa América after twenty-eight years, Messi faced challenges in his debut season at Paris Saint-Germain. With unprecedented access to Messi’s inner circle, Balagué meticulously traces the footballer’s origins in Rosario, Argentina, explores his unparalleled seventeen-season stint at Barcelona, and delves into the complexities of his Parisian adventure.

This authoritative biography provides an in-depth and compelling portrayal of the enigmatic football genius.

Deliciously Ella Healthy Made Simple Plant-Based Recipes – Ella Mills

Ella Mills offers a practical and vibrant healthy eating guide that simplifies present and future well-being. In her book, she addresses the challenge of balancing a healthy lifestyle amidst various demands. Mills provides quick, coloUrful recipes aimed at making nutritious meals effortlessly.

Focusing on making positive changes today for a better tomorrow, she tackles well-being, exercise, stress management, and social life. Ella Mills shares her personal struggles and aims to empower readers with uplifting inspiration, guiding them to embrace a healthier and more manageable lifestyle.

This book serves as a valuable resource for those seeking practical solutions to enhance their overall well-being.

JoyFull: Cook Effortlessly, Eat Freely, Live RadiantlyBook – Radhi Devlukia-Shetty

“What you eat—along with your daily habits and the thoughts you think—has the ability to completely transform every aspect of your health.” – Radhi Shetty

JoyFull by Radhi Devlukia-Shetty is a captivating collection of over 125 plant-based recipes, blending health and satisfaction with vibrant flavors. From Morning Nibbles to Sweet Treats, the book features diverse dishes like Loaded Toast Four Ways and Rainbow Grain Bowl.

Radhi goes beyond recipes, sharing daily wellness practices rooted in Ayurveda, including skincare routines, ancient hair rituals, meditations, and breathwork. The book encourages mindful cooking, fostering a deeper connection to food and body, ultimately promoting holistic well-being.

With accessible ingredients and transformative principles, JoyFull, is a delightful guide for anyone seeking a balanced and nourishing approach to both cooking and life.

The 5 Resets: Rewire Your Brain and Body for Less Stress and More Resilience – Dr. Aditi Nerurkar M.D.

Harvard stress expert Dr. Aditi Nerurkar redefines stress in her book, presenting it as a beneficial biological response that becomes problematic when out of sync with life’s demands. To combat burnout, fatigue, and physical symptoms, she proposes five science-backed mindset shifts.

  • The First Reset: Get Clear on What Matters Most
  • The Second Reset: Find Quiet in a Noisy World
  • The Third Reset: Sync Your Brain and Your Body
  • The Fourth Reset: Come Up for Air
  • The Fifth Reset: Bring Your Best Self Forward

Rejecting conventional resilience methods, she advocates for practical, time-efficient solutions like the Resilience Rule of 2 and debunking multitasking myths. The book offers a roadmap with 15 techniques to transform one’s relationship with stress, restore biological balance, and achieve immediate calm.

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