Ten great books set in New York City
Here are some of the best books which are set in the 'Big Apple'.
New York is a city of many names and many guises, from the stately brownstones of Brooklyn, to the glass skyscrapers and commerce of Manhattan, from the trendy SoHo cafes to the bright lights of Broadway. It is a city that holds a unique allure, so it's no surprise that it's inspired many a writer to put pen to paper. Here are some of the best books which are set in the 'Big Apple'.
‘Songwriters composed passionate lyrics about it. Authors made it the centrepiece of their novels. Actors professed their love for it in late-night interviews . . .' So central character Vanessa reflects in the bestselling novel The Wife Between Us by Greer Hendricks and Sarah Pekkanen.
Prepare to be enthralled by Hendricks and Pekkanen's own deft portrait of NYC at the heart of this brilliant thriller. Inspired by this addictive debut, here are some more of the best books set in The Big Apple for you to sink your teeth into.