A literary fiction about climate disaster and a scientist imploding on a journey to the Antarctic
A classic of Sicilian Literature, first published in 1894
A rich and teeming chronicle set in Cairo, Damascus and Jerusalem
The final volume in Tariq Ali’s acclaimed cycle of historical novels, The Islam Quintet
“An enthralling story, unraveled with thrift and verve.” —Independent
“Ali spins a web of tales that is as inventive and fantastical as the Arabian nights.” —The Times
Set in medieval Palermo, this is the fourth novel in Tariq Ali’s celebrated Islam Quintet
“You cannot read this novel, unless I lend it to you, as each of the copies Verso publish this month contain different iterations of the same text.” – Rhizome
“Altai is a great historical thriller and the prose has all the surface glitter of the Grand Canal or the Golden Horn.” – Edward Stourton, Financial Times
A surreal short story collection from the master of what-ifs
Voracious capitalism meets provincialism in this blackly comic novel of love and money in 1970s England
A sardonic reflection on the idealisms and absurdities of intellectual youth.
An epic joyful and explosive insurrection from the poet of youth rebellion.
A beautiful new edition of John Berger's first novel.
An enchanting story of the search for an ancient artifact.