The Art Of Fielding by Chad Harbach

A classic example of what we might usefully term the First World Problem novel, The Art of Fielding allows the casual reader to spend more time in the company of amateur baseball players than is perhaps strictly healthy. I went away and looked up what ‘he also had to turn double plays’ really means –…

I Am Legend by Richard Matheson

You are alone in the world surrounded by people whose only interest is in bleeding you dry. We’ve all felt like this, of course, but for Robert Neville it is a full-time job. He is the last surviving human in Los Angeles in 1976 after a plague has turned the rest of the population –…