Our search has the following Google-type functionality:
If you use '+' at the start of a word, that word will be present in the search results.
eg. Harry +Potter
Search results will contain 'Potter'.
If you use '-' at the start of a word, that word will be absent in the search results.
eg. Harry -Potter
Search results will not contain 'Potter'.
If you use 'AND' between 2 words, then both those words will be present in the search results.
eg. Harry AND Potter
Search results will contain both 'Harry' and 'Potter'.
NOTE: AND will only work with single words not phrases.
If you use 'OR' between 2 single words, then either or both of those words will be present in the search results.
eg. 'Harry OR Potter'
Search results will contain just 'Harry', or just 'Potter', or both 'Harry' and 'Potter'.
NOTE: OR will only work with single words not phrases.
If you use 'NOT' before a word, that word will be absent in the search results. (This is the same as using the minus symbol).
eg. 'Harry NOT Potter'
Search results will not contain 'Potter'.
NOTE: NOT will only work with single words not phrases.
If you use double quotation marks around words, those words will be present in that order.
eg. "Harry Potter"
Search results will contain 'Harry Potter', but not 'Potter Harry'.
NOTE: "" cannot be combined with AND, OR & NOT searches.
If you use '*' in a word, it performs a wildcard search, as it signifies any number of characters. (Searches cannot start with a wildcard).
Search results will contain words starting with 'Pot' and ending in 'er', such as 'Potter'.
Lauren Oliver captivated readers with her achingly beautiful first novel, BEFORE I FALL. She followed that up with DELIRIUM and then PANDEMONIUM - the first two books in her compellingly addictive trilogy. The eagerly anticipated final book in the Delirium trilogy, REQUIEM, will publish in Spring 2013. She is also the author of two novels for young readers, LIESL & PO and THE SPINDLERS, delightful, scary and magical novels that are certain to become modern classics of children's writing. A graduate of the University of Chicago and NYU's MFA program, she lives in Brooklyn, New York. Find more information at www.laurenoliverbooks.com, or connect with Lauren on Twitter (www.twitter.com/OliverBooks) and on Facebook (www.facebook.com/LoveDelirium).
Brilliantly written, gritty, deep and compassionate. I couldn't give it a higher recommendation! * Guardian * 'BEFORE I FALL is beautifully written; brave, sincere and very addictive. It captures the essence of high-school brilliantly, and will have you laughing, crying and philosophising. I wholeheartedly recommend BEFORE I FALL. The best book I've read in the last year.' * <i>www.novelicious.com</i> * BEFORE I FALL is amazing, fantastic, a groundbreaking debut. * <i>www.wondrousreads.com</i> * Beautifully written * <i>Daily Record</i> * Take the concept of Groundhog Day, add stunning prose and layers of emotional development, and the result is a book to fall in love with over and over again * <i>Daily Record</i> * This is very special . . . It's full of 'what ifs' and raw emotion * Sarah Broadhurst, <i>The Bookseller</i> * A pitch-perfect Groundhog Day/Lovely Bones hybrid * guardian.co.uk * Tender, funny and raw * <i>Marie Claire</i> * A beautifully written and outrageously weepy tale. * <i>Daily Mirror</i> * This book will take your breath away * <i>She</i> * A thought-provoking and compelling story that is brave and insightful for a new author * <i>Sun</i> * Heartbreakingly good . . . Up there with Alice Sebold's The Lovely Bones, it'll make you want to hold close the ones you love and never let them go. Impossible to forget. * <i>News of the World</i> * Gossip Girl meets Groundhog Day * <i>Grazia</i> * Moving and thought-provoking * <i>Woman</i> * Poignant . . . This tale of second chances will have you clinging on to your Kleenex * <i>Now</i> * A book to fall in love with * <i>Bella</i> * 'Beautifully written, compelling and poignant, a truly memorable read' ***** * <i>Closer</i> * A startling piece of writing that is utterly believable and beautifully told... If you only read one book this year, it should be this one. * <i>www.thebookbag.co.uk</i> * A very sophisticated novel . . . Oliver handles her characters with an impressive lightness of touch and writes evocatively about youth . . . a clever, funny, insightful and utterly addictive novel * <i>Daily Mail</i> * Hugely moving and gorgeously written . . . an extremely clever and well-written novel that is ultimately uplifting. * <i>Heat</i> *