If like us, you’re looking to bolster your summer reading lists with some top reads, check out the shortlist for The Guardian’s Not the Booker Prize.
This year’s top five are:
Raising Sparks by Ariel Kahn
Dark Pines by Will Dean
Sweet Fruit, Sour Land by Rebecca Ley
The Ruin by Dervla McTiernan
Sealed by Naomi Booth
A sixth title, selected by last year’s Not the Booker judges and this will be announced next week.
In the meantime, why not head to your local library and check out these titles (in every sense of the word).