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All fiction new titles

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Fan of crime, romance, sci-fi or other fiction genres? Look through our latest titles and discover a captivating story in book, eBook, eAudiobook, large print, graphic novel or audio CD. This list updates when we add new titles to our collection.

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Liar by Ayelet Gundar-Goshen

Liar

Ayelet Gundar-Goshen

eAudiobook

One mistake can have a thousand consequences. Nofar is just an average teenage girl - so average that she's almost invisible. Serving customers in an ice cream parlour all summer long, she is desperate for some kind of escape. Then one day, in walks ...

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Annie's holiday by the sea by Liz Eeles

Annie's holiday by the sea

Liz Eeles

eAudiobook

When 29-year-old Annie Trebarwith receives an unexpected letter from a great-aunt she's never known, she leaves her shoebox-sized flat in London and catches a train to the rugged Cornish coast. Salt Bay is beautiful and Annie begins to kindle a bond with...

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The Heartwood Hotel by Kerry McGinnis

The Heartwood Hotel

Kerry McGinnis

eAudiobook

'The Heartwood is the core of this district. It always has been so, but it's still just a building. It's your family - you and Adam and old Tiger - who animate it, keep the heart beating, so to speak.' In the abandoned railhead town of Tewinga, now almost...

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Nothing important happened today by Will Carver

Nothing important happened today

Will Carver

eAudiobook

Nine people arrive one night on Chelsea Bridge. They've never met. But at the same time, they run and leap to their deaths. Each of them received a letter in the post that morning, a pre-written suicide note and a page containing only four words: Not...

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Last witness by Chris Merritt

Last witness

Chris Merritt

eAudiobook

What if you made one mistake and it came back to kill you? When Met Police Detective Troy McEwen is found dead in his home, the official verdict is suicide. But his friend and fellow detective Zac believes it was murder. And he thinks he might be next...

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The McKerron Castle by Julie Shackman

The McKerron Castle

Julie Shackman

eAudiobook

Poppy Summers is packing her suitcase to spend a two-week holiday back in her seaside hometown of Port Starr. However, when she returns, her parents inform her they have decided to take that year long trip around the world they always dreamed of and they...

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The couple on Cedar Close by Anna-Lou Weatherley

The couple on Cedar Close

Anna-Lou Weatherley

eAudiobook

One sunny August afternoon, the residents of Cedar Close throw their annual summer barbecue. Children play in the cherry-tree lined street, tables are laden with food and the wine is flowing. For Laurie Mills, it's her first time meeting the neighbours....

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Criss cross by James Patterson

Criss cross

James Patterson

eAudiobook

COULD A GHOST FROM HIS PAST TAKE EVERYTHING AWAY FROM ALEX CROSS? Mere hours after witnessing the execution of a killer he helped put behind bars, Alex Cross is called to the scene of a copycat murder. A note signed 'M' rests on the corpse: 'You messed...

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A winter hope by Sheila Newberry

A winter hope

Sheila Newberry

eAudiobook

All they want for Christmas is a new home. Number five Kitchener Avenue heralds the start of a new life for the Hope family. For pregnant Miriam it is a warm, safe environment to bring up her child. For her sister, fourteen-year-old Barbara, it mean...

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Oligarchy by Scarlett Thomas

Oligarchy

Scarlett Thomas

eAudiobook

Oligarchy is Scarlett Thomas's fierce and brilliant new novel about power, privilege and peer pressure. When Natasha, daughter of a Russian oligarch, arrives for her first day at an all-girl boarding school, she finds herself thrown into a world of f...

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Voss by Patrick White

Voss

Patrick White

eAudiobook

Set in 19th-century Australia, Voss is the story of the secret passion between an explorer and a naïve young woman. Although they have met only a few times, Voss and Laura are joined by overwhelming, obsessive feelings for each other. Voss sets out to...

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Silent suspect by Kerry Wilkinson

Silent suspect

Kerry Wilkinson

eAudiobook

Detective Inspector Jessica Daniel's missing friend, Bex, called from a battered seaside payphone and yet, by the time Jessica arrived, there was nobody there. One man claims he can help - but then he turns up on a beach stabbed to death. Jessica bel...

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River god by Wilbur A. Smith

River god

Wilbur A. Smith

eAudiobook

Fame and popularity breed envy in high places, and the adulation of the mob is fickle. They often take as much pleasure in tearing down the idols that they have grown tired of as they did in elevating them in the first place. It is safer by far to live...

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Night man by Brett Battles

Night man

Brett Battles

eAudiobook

This one. Nate doesn't want to listen. He's between missions and just wants to relax, not to travel hundreds of miles and hunt for the driver of the car that hit someone he doesn't even know. But ignoring the call is not an option. This one. What Nate...

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Poster boy by NJ Crosskey

Poster boy

NJ Crosskey

eAudiobook

Broadcast live, Rosa Lincoln takes to the stage at her brother's memorial service with a bomb concealed beneath her clothes. Being in Jimmy's shadow was never easy, even when he was alive, but in death he has become a national hero. When she crosses paths...

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A minute to midnight by David Baldacci

A minute to midnight

David Baldacci

eAudiobook

'My sister was abducted from here nearly thirty years ago. The person who took her was never found. And neither was she. Her abductor nearly killed me. So I'm back here now trying to find the truth.' Atlee Pine has spent most of her life trying to find...

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Guilty not guilty by Felix Francis

Guilty not guilty

Felix Francis

eAudiobook

It is said that everyone over a certain age can remember distinctly what they were doing when they heard that President Kennedy had been assassinated, or that Princess Diana had been killed in a Paris car crash, but I, for one, could recall all too c...

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Reaper  by Larissa Ione

Reaper

Larissa Ione

Book

"He is the Keeper of Souls. Judge, jury, and executioner. He is death personified. He is the Grim Reaper... A fallen angel who commands the respect of both Heaven and Hell, Azagoth has presided over his own underworld realm for thousands of years. As...

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Memories and murder  by Lynn Cahoon

Memories and murder

Lynn Cahoon

Book

"It's October in South Cove, California, and the locals in the quaint resort town seem to be happily pairing off in the lull before the holidays. Everyone, that is, except for Jill Gardner's elderly aunt, who just dumped her besotted fiancé - and she...

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Live a little by Madeleine Reiss

Live a little

Madeleine Reiss

Audio CD

Lottie has always followed the rules. Her life is comfortable and she is - finally, finally - marrying her long-term, sensible boyfriend Dean. Tina is carefree, wild and, maybe, just a little bit careless. She doesn't understand Lottie's obsession wi...

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Deep down dead\h[compact disc]  by Steph Broadribb

Deep down dead\h[compact disc]

Steph Broadribb

Audio CD

Lori Anderson is as tough as they come, managing to keep her career as a fearless Florida bounty hunter separate from her role as single mother to nine-year-old Dakota, who suffers from leukaemia. But when the hospital bills start to rack up, she has...

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The nightjar by Deborah Hewitt

The nightjar

Deborah Hewitt

Audio CD

To achieve the incredible she must attempt the impossible. All her life, Alice has been haunted by visions of birds. But when the mysterious Crowley appears at Alice's door, he reveals she's been seeing nightjars - the miraculous birds which guard our...

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Nottingham by Nathan Makaryk

Nottingham

Nathan Makaryk

Audio CD

No king. No rules. England, 1191. King Richard is half a world away, fighting for God and his own ambition. Back home, his country languishes, bankrupt and on the verge of anarchy. People with power are running unchecked. People without are growing angry....

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I will miss you tomorrow  by Heine Bakkeid

I will miss you tomorrow

Heine Bakkeid

Book

"Fresh out of prison and a stint in a psychiatric hospital, disgraced ex-policeman Thorkild Aske only wants to lose himself in drugged dreams of his beloved Frei. Wild, unknowable Frei. The woman he loved. The woman he has lost forever. Yet when Frei’s...

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The guardians by John Grisham

The guardians

John Grisham

Audio CD

"22 years ago Quincy Miller was sentenced to life without parole. He was accused of killing Keith Russo, a lawyer in a small Florida town. But there were no reliable witnesses and little motive. Just the fact that Russo had botched Quincy's divorce case,...

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The body by Bill Bryson

The body

Bill Bryson

Audio CD

"'We spend our whole lives in one body and yet most of us have practically no idea how it works and what goes on inside it. The idea of the book is simply to try to understand the extraordinary contraption that is us.' Bill Bryson sets off to explore...

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Carbon  by Andrew H. Vachss

Carbon

Andrew H. Vachss

Book

"In The City, government is god - in The Sector, anarchy rules. The Membrane stands between those worlds. Some cross it to The Sector, seeking the forbidden. Some cross it to The City, seeking a chance to see the sky. Some try to stay. Most die trying....

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Wish upon a cowboy  by Jennie Marts

Wish upon a cowboy

Jennie Marts

Book

"Hot on the ice and tall in the saddle... Rancher and hockey coach Logan Rivers' attempts to hire a housekeeper are hindered by women more interested in marriage than meal-planning. So when snarky Harper Evans arrives with zero romantic interest in him,...

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All fired up  by Lori Foster

All fired up

Lori Foster

Book

"Charlotte Parrish has always wanted a certain kind of man: someone responsible, settled, boring. Bad boys need not apply. But when her car leaves her stranded and a mysterious stranger with brooding eyes and a protective streak comes to her rescue, she...

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Mary Toft by Dexter Clarence Palmer

Mary Toft

Dexter Clarence Palmer

Book

"In 1726 in the small town of Godalming, England, a young woman confounds the medical community by giving birth to dead rabbits. Surgeon John Howard is a rational man. His apprentice Zachary knows John is reluctant to believe anything that purports to...

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Death in fancy dress  by Anthony Gilbert

Death in fancy dress

Anthony Gilbert

Book

"The British Secret Service, working to uncover a large-scale blackmail ring and catch its mastermind 'The Spider,' find themselves at the country residence Feltham Abbey, where a fancy-dress ball is in full swing. In the chaos of celebration, Sir Ra...

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Thor. Vol. 3, War's end by Jason Aaron

Thor. Vol. 3, War's end

Jason Aaron

Book

"After years of Malekith's plotting, the War of the Realms is raging full force - and for Loki, that means it's time for a family reunion! Fatherly love is not something that the God of Lies is terribly familiar. Having been adopted by Odin as an infant...

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The penmaker's wife  by Steve Robinson

The penmaker's wife

Steve Robinson

Book

"Birmingham, 1880. Angelica Chastain has fled from London with her young son, William. She promises him a better life, far away from the terrors they left behind.Securing a job as a governess, Angelica captures the attention of wealthy widower Stanley...

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Disarm  by Karina Halle

Disarm

Karina Halle

Book

"Seraphine Dumont seems to have it all: she’s gorgeous, brilliant, and part of one of France’s most illustrious dynasties. But underneath the facade, Seraphine struggles to hold it all together. Besides grieving her adoptive father’s suspicious and s...

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Tom Clancy code of honor  by Marc Cameron

Tom Clancy code of honor

Marc Cameron

Book

"Father Pat West, S.J. was a buddy of the young Jack Ryan when they were both undergraduates at Loyola University. Father West left a comfortable job in the philosophy department at Georgetown to work with the poor in Indonesia. Now he's been arrested...

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The lights go out in Lychford  by Paul Cornell

The lights go out in Lychford

Paul Cornell

Book

"The borders of Lychford are crumbling. Other realities threaten to seep into the otherwise quiet village, and the resident wise woman is struggling to remain wise. The local magic shop owner and the local priest are having troubles of their own. And...

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The confession club  by Elizabeth Berg

The confession club

Elizabeth Berg

Book

"It all started as a supper club, a group gathering monthly to share homemade dinners, until the night one woman made a startling revelation. After that, the "Confession Club" decided to meet weekly to feast not only on dinner, but on admissions of m...

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Robert B. Parker's Angel eyes  by Ace Atkins

Robert B. Parker's Angel eyes

Ace Atkins

Book

"Gabby Leggett left her Boston family with big dreams of making it as a model/actress in Hollywood. Two years later, she disappears from her apartment. Her family, former boyfriend, friends - and the police - have no idea where she is and no leads. L...

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Restless rancher  by Jennifer Ryan

Restless rancher

Jennifer Ryan

Book

"One minute down-on-his-luck rancher Austin Hubbard slept soundly, the next, a sassy spitfire dumped a pitcher of water on his head and woke him up--in more ways than one. Hired to help him rebuild his ranch, Sonya Tucker ends up helping him put the ...

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Never what it seems  by Wayne Andrewartha

Never what it seems

Wayne Andrewartha

Book

"The exciting next episode of the Jake Shaw Detective series has finally arrived. Jake Shaw, private Detective, has just arrived back from a well-deserved holiday, and is immediately embroiled in a search for a client’s missing daughter. It’s something...

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Black and blue  by Wayne Andrewartha

Black and blue

Wayne Andrewartha

Book

"A killer is loose in the city, abducting and killing women, in a most brutal manner. Four bodies have already been found, deliberately, artfully arranged in secluded parks, but their horrific wounds make even hardened police detectives sick. The murder...

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Snowed in at the practice by Penny (Novelist) Parkes

Snowed in at the practice

Penny (Novelist) Parkes

eBook

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The Siberian dilemma by Martin Cruz Smith

The Siberian dilemma

Martin Cruz Smith

eBook

-- 'One of those writers that anyone who is serious about their craft views with respect bordering on awe'Val McDermid -- USA TodayJournalist -- The author of classic crime novel -- a new generation of writers who made thrillers literary 'Brilliantly...

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The second midnight by Andrew Taylor

The second midnight

Andrew Taylor

eBook

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Country lovers by Fiona Walker

Country lovers

Fiona Walker

eBook

Few women in Compton Magna could fail to notice the arrival of Luca O'Brien. The village stud's new manager, known internationally as the Horse Maker, brims softly spoken sex appeal from his wild blonde curls to his leather boot soles. Gossipy riding...

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Delayed rays of a star by Amanda Koe Lee

Delayed rays of a star

Amanda Koe Lee

eBook

"When a photographer captures Marlene Dietrich, Anna May Wong and Leni Riefenstahl in one frame at a party in Berlin in 1928, no one realizes the extent to which their lives will reflect the tumultuous decades that follow. Marlene crosses the Atlantic...

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The war of the realms. New agents of Atlas by Greg Pak

The war of the realms. New agents of Atlas

Greg Pak

Book

"As Sindr, Immortal Queen of Muspelheim, and her legions of Fire Demons march on Asia, it's time for a new band of heroes to unite to protect the Pacific Rim. Having brought together a ragtag team of heroes to defend the Earth from an alien invasion in...

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The war of the realms. Uncanny X-Men by Matthew (Graphic novelist) Rosenberg

The war of the realms. Uncanny X-Men

Matthew (Graphic novelist) Rosenber...

Book

"The War of the Realms has come to Midgard...and the X-Men's doorstep! The dark elf Malekith and his endless armies are invading Earth, intent on conquering the entire planet - but Earth's heroes have something to say about that! And the reassembled X-Men...

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War of the realms. Giant-Man by Leah Williams

War of the realms. Giant-Man

Leah Williams

Book

"At the behest of All-Mother Freyja, four of the biggest men in the Marvel U - Ant-Man, Giant-Man, Goliath, and Atlas - rise to monstrous heights and infiltrate the most savage territory of New Jotunheim: Florida! Their mission? To take down the patriarch...

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The promised Neverland. Volume 12, Starting sound by Kaiu Shirai

The promised Neverland. Volume 12, Starting sound

Kaiu Shirai

Book

"Life at Grace Field Home is good for Emma and her fellow orphans. While the daily studying and exams they have to take are tough, their loving caretaker provides them with delicious food and plenty of playtime. But perhaps not everything is as it se...

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Prince Valiant. Vol. 20, 1975-1976 by Harold R. (Harold Rudolf) Foster

Prince Valiant. Vol. 20, 1975-1976

Harold R. (Harold Rudolf) Foster

Book

"Creator Hal Foster's art returns for the Sunday newspaper comic strip series' 2000th strip, recalling the high points of the Prince Valiant legend. Then, Aleta's younger sister Helene is gambled away by her husband to a Corsair mercenary, drawing Pr...

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Stunt by Michael DeForge

Stunt

Michael DeForge

Book

“A stunt double is hired by an actor to serve as his doppelgänger in order to sabotage his career. Seeing your double is often viewed as an ill omen, a portent of bad luck, and an harbinger of death. Hiring a professional double, an actor spurs on his...

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The death of the master by Patrick Kyle

The death of the master

Patrick Kyle

Book

"After the sudden death of a beloved patriarch who promised eternal life to his followers, a topsy-turvy society attempts to reconcile the deluded teachings of their late leader with the harsh reality he left behind."--Provided by publisher.

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Go with the clouds, north-by-northwest. 2 by Aki Irie

Go with the clouds, north-by-northwest. 2

Aki Irie

Book

"The continuing adventures of Kei Miyama, who lives in Iceland and has three secrets: he can talk to cars, his weakness is beautiful girls, and he works as a detective."--Provided by publisher.

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West Coast Avengers. Vol. 2, City of evils by Kelly Thompson

West Coast Avengers. Vol. 2, City of evils

Kelly Thompson

Book

"Marvel Boy is back, and the timing couldn't be worse for Kate Bishop. Her relationship with Fuse is looking shaky, and the last thing she wants is her very hot ex hanging around! Not to mention Kate's former Young Avengers teammate has brought a mountain...

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I am a hero omnibus. 11 by Kengo Hanazawa

I am a hero omnibus. 11

Kengo Hanazawa

Book

"It's the end of humanity as we know it--but are you a part of the zombie-human hive mind or about to die outside of it?... With Hiromi absorbed into a huge, mobile ZQN nest, will Hideo be able to extract her or will he seal his death warrant with hi...

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The hard tomorrow by Eleanor Davis

The hard tomorrow

Eleanor Davis

Book

"Hannah is a thirty-something wife, home-health worker, and antiwar activist. Her husband, Johnny, is a stay-at-home pothead working--or 'working'--on building them a house before the winter chill sets in. They're currently living and screwing in the...

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Egon Schiele by Xavier Coste

Egon Schiele

Xavier Coste

Book

"The story of the artistic genius who provoked early 20th-century tolerance. Egon Schiele is an evocative depiction based on the life of the Austro-Hungarian artist whose short career spanned the turn of the 20th century. Schiele (1890-1918) was a pa...

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New Lone Wolf & Cub. 11 by Kazuo Koike

New Lone Wolf & Cub. 11

Kazuo Koike

Book

"For young Daigoro, it is a journey he has made before. As he and Tōgō Shigekata approach the gates of Edo Castle, he wears the same white robes of death he and his father -- Ōgami Ittō, the Lone Wolf -- wore to the final battle with Yagyū Retsudō. But...

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New Lone Wolf & Cub. 10 by Kazuo Koike

New Lone Wolf & Cub. 10

Kazuo Koike

Book

"Tōgō Shigekata and Daigoro have battled to the gates of Edo, but now must plunge into the rugged mountains east of the capital to find the eccentric hermit swordsmith whose black-steel blades can shatter a dotanuki battle sword. That is, if Mamiya R...

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New Lone Wolf & Cub. 9 by Kazuo Koike

New Lone Wolf & Cub. 9

Kazuo Koike

Book

"Matsudaira Izu-no-kami, masquerading as the lord of Satsuma, has learned there is only one sword school in all Japan that can possibly defeat Tōgō Shigekata's Jigen-ryū. Matsudaira calls out the legendary Satsuma Osenshi cavalry to test these myster...

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New Lone Wolf & Cub. 8 by Kazuo Koike

New Lone Wolf & Cub. 8

Kazuo Koike

Book

"The last of the Kurokuwa ninja--all but wiped out by Ogami Itto, the late Lone Wolf--has seen through Mamiya Rinzo's conspiracy to control the shogun with potent drugs. But when she tries to stop the plot, she finds herself being used as a pawn in R...

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New Lone Wolf & Cub. 7 by Kazuo Koike

New Lone Wolf & Cub. 7

Kazuo Koike

Book

"With his ninja assassins exterminated by Togo Shigekata, Mamiya Rinzo plays his final card to stop the rogue swordsman's crusade for retribution: the ruthless Roshiya Ushidonki warriors Rinzo trained in Russia. But another foreign fighter has arrived...

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New Lone Wolf & Cub. 6 by Kazuo Koike

New Lone Wolf & Cub. 6

Kazuo Koike

Book

"Fighting for survival against Ushikudonki ninja, Tōgō Shigekata is unaware that a warship sails north to ensure he will never reach Edo Castle. But Tōgō's charge, young Daigoro, has been trained by the swordmaster and will for the first time demonstrate...

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A dog's promise by W. Bruce Cameron

A dog's promise

W. Bruce Cameron

Audio CD

Sometimes, only a dog's love can heal a family. A Dog'' Promise is the heart-warming and uplifting story about a dog who helps a family that are on the verge of breaking apart. Bailey knows one thing for sure: all dogs who offer unconditional love, just...

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He will find you by Charlie Gallagher

He will find you

Charlie Gallagher

Audio CD

Early Sunday morning, a rainy city centre. A ten-year-old-boy steps out in front of traffic. He is dazed, confused and barefoot. He is covered in blood. It's not his. Detective Maddie Ives is called out and finds the boy backed up against a shop front....

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I see you by Mary Burton

I see you

Mary Burton

Audio CD

FBI special agent Zoe Spencer uses skeletal remains to recreate the faces of murder victims through sculpture. Though highly scientific, the process is also sensitive and intimate; she becomes attached to the individuals she identifies, desperate to ...

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The crowd and the cosmos by Chris Lintott

The crowd and the cosmos

Chris Lintott

Audio CD

The world of science has been transformed. Where once astronomers sat at the controls of giant telescopes in remote locations, praying for clear skies, now they have no need to budge from their desks, as data arrives in their inbox. It's not just ast...

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Blood in the water by Jack Flynn

Blood in the water

Jack Flynn

Audio CD

Homeland Security agent, Kit Steel, is committed to avenge terrorism. And she's after the blood of her nemesis, one of the world's most ruthless and dangerous criminals, Vincente Carpio. He has the blood of her husband and young son on his hands, and...

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The positive psychology of synchronicity by Chris Mackey

The positive psychology of synchronicity

Chris Mackey

Audio CD

Synchronicity: the phenomenon of experiencing a striking and meaningful coincidence that connects our inner and outer worlds. Synchronicity can act as a guide along our life path, helping us through challenging times, restoring self-belief and awakening...

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Gretel and the case of the missing frog prints by Paula Brackston

Gretel and the case of the missing frog prints

Paula Brackston

Audio CD

Bavaria, 1776. When Albrecht Durer the Much Much Younger's Frog Prints go missing, he knows exactly where to turn for help. Gretel (yes, that Gretel), now 35 and still living with her gluttonous brother Hans, is the country's most famous private inve...

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InSEXts. Volume 2, The necropolis by Marguerite Bennett

InSEXts. Volume 2, The necropolis

Marguerite Bennett

Book

"The lovers have barely survived their battle with the Hag, and must now flee to Paris to heal, recover, and restore their love. But beneath the City of Light is a world of darkness, a world pulsing with witchcraft, seduction, and utter, obscene...

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Afakasi woman  by Lani Wendt Young

Afakasi woman

Lani Wendt Young

Book

"A collection of tales of Pacifika women. Short stories that capture some of the drama, laughter, loves and sorrows in the lives of women of the Pacific. Each tale is unique, life enhancing and totally engrossing." --Back cover.

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Hit-Girl. Vol. 5, Hit-Girl in Hong Kong by Daniel Way

Hit-Girl. Vol. 5, Hit-Girl in Hong Kong

Daniel Way

Book

"Hit-Girl's in Hong Kong. She's hunting a merciless gang leader -- one responsible for drug trafficking, kidnapping, extortion and bloody gang warfare. Yet all is not what it seems, and Hit-Girl's ready to recruit allies from the darkest, dirtiest corners...

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An orphan's winter  by Sheila Jeffries

An orphan's winter

Sheila Jeffries

Book

"Almost a decade after being rescued from a shipwreck by a local Cornish family, sixteen-year-old Lottie is settled in St Ives with her adoptive family. But after a trip to America to meet her birth mother ends badly, Lottie fears her new life might be...

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The children's block  by Ota B. Kraus

The children's block

Ota B. Kraus

Book

Alex Ehren is a poet, a prisoner and a teacher in block 31 in Auschwitz-Birkenau, the children's block. He spends his days trying to survive while illegally giving lessons to his young charges while shielding them as best he can from the impossible horrors...

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November. Vol. 1, The girl on the roof by Matt Fraction

November. Vol. 1, The girl on the roof

Matt Fraction

Book

"November follows the lives of three women intersecting in a dark criminal underground. As fire and violence tears through their city on a single day and night, they discover their lives are bound together by a mysterious man that seems to be the cause...

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Rin-ne. Volume 31 by Rumiko Takahashi

Rin-ne. Volume 31

Rumiko Takahashi

Book

"After a mysterious encounter in her childhood, Sakura Mamiya gained the power to see ghosts. Now a teenager, she just wishes the ghosts would leave her alone! Then one day she meets Rinne Rokudo, a boy who is far more than what he seems... Renge comes...

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The Siberian dilemma  by Martin Cruz Smith

The Siberian dilemma

Martin Cruz Smith

Book

"Journalist Tatiana Petrovna is on the move. Arkady Renko, iconic Moscow investigator and Tatiana’s part-time lover, hasn’t seen her since she left on assignment over a month ago. When she doesn’t arrive on her scheduled train, he’s positive something...

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Tidings of death at Honeychurch Hall  by Hannah Dennison

Tidings of death at Honeychurch Hall

Hannah Dennison

Book

"It's ten days before Christmas at Honeychurch Hall and Kat Stanford has persuaded the Earl of Grenville to open the Museum Room to the villagers in an effort to raise money for rooftop repairs. For the price of a ticket visitors will be able to view...

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Let it snow  by Sue Moorcroft

Let it snow

Sue Moorcroft

Book

"This Christmas, the villagers of Middledip are off on a very Swiss adventure…Family means everything to Lily and Zinnia Cortez and, growing up in their non-conventional family unit, they and their two mums couldn’t have been closer.So it’s a bolt out...

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Not saying goodbye  by B. (Boris) Akunin

Not saying goodbye

B. (Boris) Akunin

Book

"Russia, 1918 : The young Soviet state is in turmoil. Chekists walk along the streets. Hunger, cold and mud crawl away in the former aristocratic quarters of Moscow. The old order has been turned upside down, leaving room for political infighting and...

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A winter hope  by Sheila Newberry

A winter hope

Sheila Newberry

Book

"Number five Kitchener Avenue heralds the start of a new life for the Hope family. For pregnant Miriam it is a warm, safe environment to bring up her child. For her sister, fourteen-year-old Barbara, it means independence . . . and boys. And for Fred...

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Deathly affair  by Leigh Russell

Deathly affair

Leigh Russell

Book

"Four dead bodies. But who is guilty in this deadly web of secrecy and lies? When two homeless men are strangled to death, Detective Inspector Geraldine Steel is caught off guard by the cold-blooded nature of the crimes. However, her suspicions are raised...

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The innocents  by Michael Crummey

The innocents

Michael Crummey

Book

"A brother and sister are orphaned in an isolated cove on Newfoundland's northern coastline. Their home is a stretch of rocky shore governed by the feral ocean, by a relentless pendulum of abundance and murderous scarcity. Still children with only the...

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The dog I loved  by Susan Wilson

The dog I loved

Susan Wilson

Book

"After spending years in prison for a crime she didn’t intend to commit, Rose Collins is suddenly free. Someone who knows about the good work she has done - training therapy dogs while serving time - has arranged for her early release. This mysteriou...

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Blade of the immortal omnibus. II by Hiroaki Samura

Blade of the immortal omnibus. II

Hiroaki Samura

Book

"A cursed, seemingly immortal warrior aids a young girl in her quest for revenge, as the students of a brutal new sword school tear a bloody path across Japan... Rin continues her quest across feudal Japan to avenge the murder of her parents, joined ...

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Frontline nurses on duty  by Holly (Historical fiction writer) Green

Frontline nurses on duty

Holly (Historical fiction writer) G...

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"When war is declared in 1914, Leonora Malham Brown and her best friend Victoria, head to Calais to volunteer with the First Aid Nursing Yeomanry. But Leonora is torn between doing her duty and love. Determined to see her sweetheart, Colonel Malkovic,...

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Someone is lying  by Jenny. author. Blackhurst

Someone is lying

Jenny. author. Blackhurst

Book

"One year after Erica Spencer trips and falls down a flight of stairs at a lavish Halloween party, the residents of the exclusive gated community where she lived have comes to terms with her death and moved on with their lives.Until one day, a post on...

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The copperettes at war  by Sue Wilsher

The copperettes at war

Sue Wilsher

Book

"Essex, 1918. Aggie has tasted freedom working at the local munitions factory. But the Great War is coming to an end, and the men are coming home. Aggie can't bear the idea of going back into service. She wants more from her life - and becoming a Copperette...

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Deadpool by Skottie Young. Vol. 3, Weasel goes to Hell by Skottie Young

Deadpool by Skottie Young. Vol. 3, Weasel goes to Hell

Skottie Young

Book

"As the War of the Realms rages, Deadpool is sent to Australia to take care of a pesky troll problem! No, not those obnoxious internet nerds. REAL TROLLS! How many didgeridoo jokes can one comic book make? Let's find out together! The war against the...

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Tony Stark, Iron Man. Vol. 3, War of the realms by Gail Simone

Tony Stark, Iron Man. Vol. 3, War of the realms

Gail Simone

Book

"Iron Man joins the War of the Realms! A war needs weapons -- and Tony Stark once vowed he'd never build weapons again! So why is he hunkered down with Screwbeard the Dwarf in Avengers Mountain? And what is he making? Struggling against ancient mysti...

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Tracking game  by Margaret Mizushima

Tracking game

Margaret Mizushima

Book

"Two brutal murders, a menacing band of poachers, and a fearsome creature on the loose in the mountains plunge Mattie Cobb and her K-9 partner Robo into a sinister vortex. An explosion outside a community dance sends Mattie Cobb and Cole Walker reeling...

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A minute to midnight  by David Baldacci

A minute to midnight

David Baldacci

Book

"Atlee Pine has spent most of her life trying to find out what happened that fateful night in Andersonville, Georgia. Her six-year-old twin sister, Mercy, was taken and Atlee was left for dead while their parents were apparently partying downstairs. One...

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Criss cross  by James Patterson

Criss cross

James Patterson

Book

"Could a ghost from his past take everything away from Alex Cross? Mere hours after witnessing the execution of a killer he helped put behind bars, Alex Cross is called to the scene of a copycat murder. A note signed 'M' rests on the corpse- 'You messed...

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Traitors of Rome  by Simon Scarrow

Traitors of Rome

Simon Scarrow

Book

"AD 56. Battle-hardened veterans of the Roman army Tribune Cato and Centurion Macro are garrisoned at the eastern border, aware that their movements are constantly monitored by spies from dangerous, mysterious Parthia. But the enemy within could be t...

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The pursuit of William Abbey  by Claire North

The pursuit of William Abbey

Claire North

Book

"South Africa, 1884. A young and naive English doctor by the name of William Abbey witnesses the lynching of a local boy by the white colonists. As the child dies, his mother curses William. William begins to understand what the curse means when the...

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The turning tide  by Catriona McPherson

The turning tide

Catriona McPherson

Book

"It's the breezy Scottish summer of 1936 and aristocratic sleuth Dandy Gilver, along with trusted colleague Alec Osborne, has been called to solve the strange case of the Cramond Ferrywoman, on the Firth of Forth.From their cheerless digs in a local ...

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Seven days  by Alex Lake

Seven days

Alex Lake

Book

"In seven days, Maggie’s son, Seb, turns three. But she’s not planning a party or buying presents or updating his baby book. She’s dreading it. Because in her world, third birthdays are the days on which the unthinkable happens… she loses her child. For...

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Rivers of London. Action at a distance by Ben Aaronovitch

Rivers of London. Action at a distance

Ben Aaronovitch

Book

"Uncover the secret World War II history of Peter Grant's mentor, the mysterious Nightingale! October, 1957. A serial killer terrorising the women of Cumbria has moved to the streets of London, with Constable Angus Strallen hot on his heels. But this...

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