The Widow by Fiona Barton is the bestselling hardback of the year and now it’s been selected for Richard & Judy’s Autumn Book Club. Published in paperback today, The Widow joins two other debuts Sharon Guskin’s The Forgetting Time, and Katarina Bivald’s The Readers of Broken Wheel Recommend in an incredible selection.


The other titles selected for the autumn book club are Missing, Presumed, by Susie Steiner, Circling The Sun, by Paula McLain, The Loving Husband, by Christobel Kent, Orphan X by Gregg Hurwitz and The Ballroom by Anna Hope.


Speaking to The Bookseller, Judy Finnigan said: “Richard and I have thoroughly enjoyed spending the summer reading and selecting this latest list. We’re absolutely thrilled to showcase such amazing talent, once again, from bestselling authors to three fantastic debut authors. We sincerely hope everyone enjoys each and every one of these books as much as we have.”


If you’re one of the few to still get round to The Widow – get your copy now