January is the perfect time for a fresh start. Here are some of our favourite books about turning over a new leaf to begin your 2018 reading with.





Life After Life

A book about new beginnings, with a twist. Kate Atkinson’s Life After Life is an award-winning masterpiece following the lives of Ursula Todd, a child born to a wealthy British family in 1910. Atkinson rewrites Ursula's story over and over again, taking her life on a different path each time.

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The Little Shop of Happy Ever After

There’s nothing like a Monday morning commute in the rain to make you wonder if you’d be better off packing it in and moving to the country - right? In this uplifting novel, librarian Nina does just that, swapping her day job for a tiny bookshop bus in the Scottish Highlands. The Little Shop of Happy Ever After is story of a new start and of lots and lots of books - perfect!

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