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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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Just a boy friend by Lucy Keeling

Just a boy friend

Lucy Keeling

Audio CD

What do mascara wands and gardening shears have in common? Absolutely nothing! At least that's what wannabe beauty influencer Sophie Timney thinks when her friend Polly suggests involving her brother Marcus in Sophie's make-up tutorials. She needs more...

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Blackout by Simon Scarrow

Blackout

Simon Scarrow

Audio CD

Berlin, December 1939. Paranoia in the capital is intensified by a rigidly enforced blackout that plunges the city into oppressive darkness every night, as the bleak winter sun sets. When a young woman is found brutally murdered, Criminal Inspector H...

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A darker reality by Anne Perry

A darker reality

Anne Perry

Audio CD

Spring 1934. Elena Standish, a young English photographer who works for British Intelligence, is visiting her grandparents' home in Washington DC when tragedy strikes. A lavish party is held to mark her grandparents' 60th wedding anniversary but when...

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The port of London murders by Josephine Bell

The port of London murders

Josephine Bell

Audio CD

When the San Angelo drifts into port in the Thames Estuary, telephones begin to ring across the capital and an intricate series of events is set in motion. Beset by dreadful storms in the Bay of Biscay, the ship, along with the 'mixed cargo' it carries,...

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Tragedy on the branch line by Edward Marston

Tragedy on the branch line

Edward Marston

Audio CD

When Robert Pomeroy, a young undergraduate at Corpus Christi College, finds a letter slipped under his door in the early hours of a rainy day, he flies into a panic. He hurries to the railway station. But he doesn't reach his destination alive. Inspe...

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A witch hunt in Whitby by Helen (Helen R.) author. Cox

A witch hunt in Whitby

Helen (Helen R.) author. Cox

Audio CD

A serial killer is loose in Yorkshire and has claimed three victims in three months. Thirteen days before each murder, a large purple V is painted on the front door of the victim's house. The victims, all of whom have some association with the occult,...

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The orphan twins by Lesley Eames

The orphan twins

Lesley Eames

Audio CD

London, 1910. Lily is ten years old when she realises her grandmother, a washerwoman, is seriously ill. She's determined to do what she can to help and keep her grandmother's illness a secret - even from her beloved twin, Artie. When tragedy strikes and...

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The girl from Vichy by Andie Newton

The girl from Vichy

Andie Newton

Audio CD

France, 1942. As the war in Europe rages on, Adele Ambeh dreams of a France that is free from the clutches of the new regime. The date of her marriage to a ruthless man is drawing closer, and she only has one choice. With the help of her mother, Adele...

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The railway girls in love by Maisie Thomas

The railway girls in love

Maisie Thomas

Audio CD

Mabel has finally put the past behind her, and her relationship with the dashing Harry is stronger than ever. That is, until an old flame shows up, leaving Mabel questioning her future. Meanwhile Joan has made amends with Bob - if only she could do the...

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Rent-a-girlfriend. Volume 4 by Reiji Miyajima

Rent-a-girlfriend. Volume 4

Reiji Miyajima

Graphic novel

"You can rent a girlfriend, but can you buy love? Reeling from a bad breakup, Kazuya rents the beautiful, polite Chizuru for a date. But rock bottom might be so much lower than he thought! Chizuru is much more than the pretty face and sweet demeanor he...

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47 Ronin by Mike Richardson

47 Ronin

Mike Richardson

Graphic novel

"The tale of these samurai and their epic mission to avenge their wronged master is the story of Japan. Opening with the tragic incident that sealed the fate of Lord Asano, 47 Ronin follows a dedicated group!"--

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Monsters by Barry Windsor-Smith

Monsters

Barry Windsor-Smith

Graphic novel

"The year is 1964 and Bobby Bailey doesn't realise he is about to fulfil his tragic destiny when he walks into a US Army recruitment office to join up. Close-mouthed, damaged, innocent, trying to forget a past and looking for a future, it turns out that...

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Rin-ne. Volume 39 by Rumiko Takahashi

Rin-ne. Volume 39

Rumiko Takahashi

Graphic novel

"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... Rumors are...

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Attack on Titan. 33 by Hajime Isayama

Attack on Titan. 33

Hajime Isayama

Graphic novel

"Once hailed as humanity's greatest hope, Eren has since become unrecognizable. With the Attack Titan now morphed into a grotesque, colossal skeleton of its former self, Eren continues to control the wave of Titans laying waste to the world, extingui...

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My father, the murderer by Nina Young

My father, the murderer

Nina Young

Audio CD

A dual memoir, a true crime story and an examination of the way domestic violence insinuates itself into the lives of survivors, My Father, the Murderer is, at its heart, a story of a mother and daughter coming together with honesty and openness to reckon...

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Midnight promises  by Sherryl Woods

Midnight promises

Sherryl Woods

Book

"Elliott Cruz, having married single mom Karen Ames after charming her children and helping her restore her strength, finds their marriage in trouble when they begin to disagree about a business opportunity and learn that their brother-in-law is cheating...

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Mystery at the Abbey Hotel  by Clare Chase

Mystery at the Abbey Hotel

Clare Chase

Book

"Saxford St Peter is Eve Mallow's beloved home, but she can't resist the chance to spend a weekend in the nearby Abbey Hotel, famed for its glamorous owner Debra Moran and an array of celebrity guests. For a confirmed people-watcher like Eve, it's perfect:...

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The man who didn't fly  by Margot Bennett

The man who didn't fly

Margot Bennett

Book

"Four men were due to fly to Dublin. When disaster strikes and the plane goes down over the Irish sea, only three of them were on board. With the identities of the flyers scattered to the winds, the police turn to the Wade family, whose patchy account...

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Raider  by M. L. (Matthew Lieber) Buchman

Raider

M. L. (Matthew Lieber) Buchman

Book

"The US Army's brand-new S-97 Raider reconnaissance helicopter goes down during final acceptance testing - hard. Cause: a failure, or the latest in a series of cyberattacks by Turkey?"--

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Ghostrider  by M. L. (Matthew Lieber) Buchman

Ghostrider

M. L. (Matthew Lieber) Buchman

Book

"An AC-130J “Ghostrider” - the latest variant of America’s most lethal aerial gunship - goes down hard in the Colorado Rockies. Except the data doesn’t match the airframe. Air-crash genius, and high-functioning autistic, Miranda Chase leads her NTSB team...

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Thunderbolt  by M. L. (Matthew Lieber) Buchman

Thunderbolt

M. L. (Matthew Lieber) Buchman

Book

"The best ground-attack support fighter jets ever built - the A-10 Thunderbolt “Warthogs” - are falling out of the sky. The Air Force brass repeatedly schemes to decommission this low-tech jet. They’ve been blocked by soldiers, pilots, and Congress… so...

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Miss Julia hits the road  by Ann B. Ross

Miss Julia hits the road

Ann B. Ross

Book

"Miss Julia, the southern spitfire of a certain age, is becoming increasingly concered about her gentleman friend, Sam, who has suddenly started wearing cowboy boots, sending her flowers, and writing bad poetry. When he shows up on a Harley-Davidson Road...

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Commanders in crisis. Book 1, The action by Steve (Comic book writer) Orlando

Commanders in crisis. Book 1, The action

Steve (Comic book writer) Orlando

Graphic novel

"The last survivors of the Multiverse live among us under new, superheroic identities, five survivors of doomed worlds... taking a second chance to ensure our world lives on. A new twist on strange superhero comics, with a bleeding-edge eye on the mo...

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Like mother  by Cassandra Austin

Like mother

Cassandra Austin

Book

"It's 1969 and mankind has leapt up to the moon, but a young mother in small town Australia can't get past the kitchen door. The day is unravelling for Louise Ashland; her husband is away on the road, her mother won't leave her alone, and her baby, D...

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Gideon Falls. Volume 6, The end by Jeff Lemire

Gideon Falls. Volume 6, The end

Jeff Lemire

Graphic novel

"As all the universes of 'Gideon Falls' finally converge, can the combined forces of this rag-tag band of adventurers be enough to stop the Laughing Man and his limitless legions of evil?! Find out the answers to all your questions! This volume include...

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Green Arrow/Black Canary. Till death do they part by Judd Winick

Green Arrow/Black Canary. Till death do they part

Judd Winick

Graphic novel

"Green Arrow and Black Canary tie the knot, but it's not quite happily ever after, as a shocking wedding night leads to unpredictable adventures. Green Arrow and Black Canary are one of the most iconic couples in superhero comics, and in 2007 they fi...

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Circus of wonders  by Elizabeth Macneal

Circus of wonders

Elizabeth Macneal

Book

"1866. In a coastal village in southern England, Nell picks violets for a living. Set apart by her community because of the birthmarks that speckle her skin, Nell’s world is her beloved brother and devotion to the sea. But when Jasper Jupiter’s Circus...

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Careless  by Kirsty Capes

Careless

Kirsty Capes

Book

"At 3.04 p.m. on a hot, sticky day in June, Bess finds out she's pregnant. She could tell her social worker Henry, but he's useless. She should tell her foster mother, Lisa, but she won't understand.She really ought to tell Boy, but she hasn't spoken...

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Diamond Hill  by Kit Fan

Diamond Hill

Kit Fan

Book

"Diamond Hill was once the 'Hollywood of the Orient', but is now an eyesore in the middle of a glitzy financial hub. Buddhist nuns, drug gangs, property developers, the government and foreign powers are all vying for power, each wanting to stake their...

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Call to kill  by Mark (Billy) Billingham

Call to kill

Mark (Billy) Billingham

Book

"Matt 'Mace' Mason is deployed on a deniable SAS mission in war-torn Yemen, becoming embroiled in a hostage rescue that goes terribly wrong. Pulling at the strings of the local political scene is not only the local warlord who is destined to become M...

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The plot  by Jean Hanff Korelitz

The plot

Jean Hanff Korelitz

Book

"Jacob Finch Bonner was once a promising young novelist with a respectably published first book. Today, he's teaching in a third-rate MFA program and struggling to maintain what's left of his self-respect; he hasn't written - let alone published - an...

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Misty by Fiona McArthur

Misty

Fiona McArthur

Audio CD

Misty saved the life of Dr Ben Moore but that brief wonderful connection was just a memory. Misty the midwife shuts out her daydreams and sets off for a new life in Lyrebird Lake, where she meets the new locum ... and looks into Ben's sea blue eyes! Ben...

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The hope flower by Joy Dettman

The hope flower

Joy Dettman

Audio CD

Lori Smyth-Owen isn't your average teenager, as you'd expect from the only girl in a family of 12. Or they were a family, until their father took his own life to escape his bed-bound wife, too obese to leave her room. But for Lori and the remaining b...

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Savannah's secret by Mandy Magro

Savannah's secret

Mandy Magro

Audio CD

Savannah Silverton remains resolute in testifying as the sole eyewitness in Brisbane's most dangerous criminal case. For safety, the police have furnished her with a new identity and instructions to keep to herself. With a shiny new driver's licence in...

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Montana by Fiona McArthur

Montana

Fiona McArthur

Audio CD

For midwife Montana, finding out she was pregnant was the best moment of her life. But days later she was widowed. Nine months have passed, her daughter is born and Montana knows she needs a fresh start. Dr Andy Buchanan is building services at Lyrebird...

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A home like ours by Fiona Lowe

A home like ours

Fiona Lowe

Audio CD

Tara Hooper is at breaking point. With two young children, a business in a town struggling under an unexpected crime wave and her husband more interested in his cricket team than their marriage, life is a juggling act. Then, when new neighbours arrive...

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Spring clean for the Peach Queen by Sasha Wasley

Spring clean for the Peach Queen

Sasha Wasley

Audio CD

Twelve years had passed since the last Bonnievale Harvest Ball. I was 18 then, still finishing high school when I was chosen as the Peach Queen. They crowned me with a peach-blossom coronet. And I was 18 when I left, intending never to live in Bonnie...

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The seven sisters by Lucinda Riley

The seven sisters

Lucinda Riley

Audio CD

Maia D'Aplièse and her five sisters gather together at their childhood home, a fabulous, secluded castle situated on the shores of Lake Geneva, having been told that their beloved adoptive father, the elusive billionaire they call Pa Salt, has died. Each...

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Call of the raven by Wilbur A. Smith

Call of the raven

Wilbur A. Smith

Audio CD

The son of a wealthy plantation owner and a doting mother, Mungo St John is accustomed to the wealth and luxuries his privilege has afforded him. That is until he returns from university to discover his family ruined, his inheritance stolen and his c...

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The man she never met by Annie Hulley

The man she never met

Annie Hulley

Audio CD

This story revolves around three characters - Samantha Hooper, a narcissist who thinks of herself as a goddess; Jodi Brown, a loner desperate for friendship and a birthday party; and DCI Crane, a detective whose wife is imminently expecting their fourth...

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Little one by Sarah A. Denzil

Little one

Sarah A. Denzil

Audio CD

'Take my hand, little one.' Fran finds her standing by the swings. A little girl, Esther, no older than seven years old, by herself in the dead of night, her pretty but old-fashioned yellow dress covered in grass stains and her hair disheveled. She says...

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The woman I was by Kerry (Novelist) Fisher

The woman I was

Kerry (Novelist) Fisher

Audio CD

What if the perfect life you envy was rotten to the core? Three brand-new friends. Three very different families. Way too many secrets. Gisela, Sally and Kate become close when they move into the same new housing estate. But behind their shiny front ...

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A gambling man by David Baldacci

A gambling man

David Baldacci

Audio CD

A lucky roll of the dice. It is nearly 1950 and Aloysius Archer is on his way to Bay Town, California, to take up a post with renowned gumshoe Willie Dash. Making an overnight stop in Reno, he gets lucky at the casino, meets a talented actor named Li...

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The hanging tree by Ben Aaronovitch

The hanging tree

Ben Aaronovitch

Audio CD

When power is influence and privilege reigns, is there room for the older powers of London? Suspicious deaths are not usually the concern of PC Peter Grant or the Folly, even when they happen at an exclusive party in one of the most expensive apartment...

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The Legacy by Caroline Bond

The Legacy

Caroline Bond

Audio CD

A death in the family rarely brings out the best in people, even the deceased. Jonathan Coulter planned for his death meticulously, leaving nothing to chance. His will states that his three adult children must decide between them how to dispose of his...

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An act of love  by Carol. author. Drinkwater

An act of love

Carol. author. Drinkwater

Book

"France, 1943. Forced to flee war ravaged Poland, Sara and her parents are offered refuge in a beautiful but dilapidated house in the French Alps. It seems the perfect hideaway, despite haunting traces of the previous occupants who left in haste. But...

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Until next weekend  by Rachel Marks-Jones

Until next weekend

Rachel Marks-Jones

Book

"Noah and Kate were meant to be together forever. Married with two gorgeous sons, it looked like they'd got their happy ever after. But marriage isn't easy. And one day, Kate left, taking their two boys with her. These days, Noah is a weekend dad - and...

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Tartarus. Volume two, Threading the infinite by Johnnie Christmas

Tartarus. Volume two, Threading the infinite

Johnnie Christmas

Graphic novel

"The stakes are turned all the way up when blood enemies Surka and Hisa are stranded together on a mysterious, far-off world. Can they survive an epic journey across space and time, fraught with pleasures and peril? Can they survive each other? Guest...

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Dawn of X. Volume 15 by Leah Williams

Dawn of X. Volume 15

Leah Williams

Graphic novel

"Every streamer in the Mojoverse is desperate to get a little of the X-magic on their channel--but all X-Factor wants is to figure out who murdered a Krakoan citizen! In the snowbound darkness of the north, Wolverine is a prisoner of Dracula! The human...

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Heart bones by Colleen Hoover

Heart bones

Colleen Hoover

Audio CD

Life and a dismal last name are the only two things Beyah's parents ever gave her. After carving her path all on her own, Beyah is well on her way to bigger and better things, thanks to no one but herself. With only two short months separating her from...

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The photographer  by Mary Dixie. author. Carter

The photographer

Mary Dixie. author. Carter

Book

"Delta Dawn may have come from humble beginnings, but she has been photographing children's parties for Manhattan's elite for several years. She moves unnoticed through the luxurious homes of her clients, carefully observing their beautiful clothes, ...

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Friend of the devil by Ed Brubaker

Friend of the devil

Ed Brubaker

Graphic novel

"It's 1985 and things in Ethan's life are going pretty well ... until a missing woman shows up in the background of an old B-movie, and Ethan is drawn into Hollywood's secret occult underbelly as he hunts for her among the wreckage of the wild days of...

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Undiscovered country. Volume two, Unity by Scott Snyder

Undiscovered country. Volume two, Unity

Scott Snyder

Graphic novel

"After barely escaping the deadly clutches of the Destiny Man, the expedition team has crossed over into the strange new zone of 'Unity' -- a futuristic world of gleaming technology and artificial intelligence. But will it be a safe haven for our heroes,...

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How to kidnap the rich  by Rahul Raina

How to kidnap the rich

Rahul Raina

Book

"Brilliant yet poor, Ramesh Kumar grew up working at his father’s tea stall in the Old City of Delhi. Now, he makes a lucrative living taking tests for the sons of India's elite - a situation that becomes complicated when one of his clients, the sweet...

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Whereabouts  by Jhumpa Lahiri

Whereabouts

Jhumpa Lahiri

Book

"Exuberance and dread, attachment and estrangement: in this novel, Jhumpa Lahiri stretches her themes to the limit. In the arc of one year, an unnamed narrator in an unnamed city, in the middle of her life’s journey, realizes that she’s lost her way....

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A man named Doll  by Jonathan Ames

A man named Doll

Jonathan Ames

Book

"Happy Doll is a charming, if occasionally inexpert, private detective living just one sheer cliff drop beneath the Hollywood sign with his beloved half-Chihuahua half-Terrier, George. A veteran of both the Navy and LAPD, Doll supplements his meager income...

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The social graces  by Renée Rosen

The social graces

Renée Rosen

Book

1876. In the glittering world of Manhattan's upper crust, wives turn a blind eye to husbands' infidelities, and women have few rights and even less independence. The more celebrated the hostess, the more powerful the woman. And none is more powerful ...

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In the blood  by Margaret (Novelist) Kirk

In the blood

Margaret (Novelist) Kirk

Book

"Tied to a derelict pier on Orkney, the bloated remains of a man bob in the waves, under the shadow of forbidding Sandisquoy House. The locals know him as William Spencer. But DCI Lukas Mahler identifies him as Alex Fleming - his former boss. Unable to...

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You need to know by Nicola Moriarty

You need to know

Nicola Moriarty

Audio CD

Secrets we keep, lies we tell and truth that won't stay hidden ... Jill, her three sons, their wives and children are driving in convoy on Christmas Eve. But something sinister is simmering behind their happy smiles. Mimi is struggling with her new twins,...

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The truth about her by Jacqueline Maley

The truth about her

Jacqueline Maley

Audio CD

Journalist and single mother Suzy Hamilton gets a phone call one summer morning, and finds out that the subject of one of her investigative exposes, 25-year-old wellness blogger Tracey Doran, has killed herself overnight. Suzy is horrified by this news...

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The French gift by Kirsty Manning

The French gift

Kirsty Manning

Audio CD

A forgotten manuscript that threatens to unravel the past ... Fresnes Prison, 1940. Former maid at a luxury villa on the Riviera, Margot Bisset, finds herself in a prison cell with writer and French Resistance fighter, Josephine Murant. Together, they...

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Trick of the light by Fiona McCallum

Trick of the light

Fiona McCallum

Audio CD

Erica, newly widowed, is devastated to discover her venture capitalist husband left their finances in ruins. Determined to save her home while protecting her teenage daughters, she vows to get back on her feet without letting them, or anyone else, know...

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Tipping by Anna George

Tipping

Anna George

Audio CD

Liv Winsome, working mother of three sons, wife to decent if distracted Duncan, is overwhelmed. And losing her hair. Her doctor has told her she needs to slow down, do less. Focus on what's important. After Jai, one of her 14-year-old twins, is involved...

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Other people's houses by Kelli Hawkins

Other people's houses

Kelli Hawkins

Audio CD

Kate Webb still grieves for her young son, 10 years after his loss. She spends her weekends hungover, attending open houses on Sydney's wealthy north shore and imagining the lives of the people who live there. Then Kate visits the Harding house, the ...

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The enigma cube by Douglas E. Richards

The enigma cube

Douglas E. Richards

Audio CD

An alien object with breathtaking capabilities. And a life-and-death struggle for the future of humanity. Dr. Kelly Connolly is part of a top-secret team studying the most important find in human history, the Enigma Cube, an alien artifact of incompr...

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Zodiac by Neal Stephenson

Zodiac

Neal Stephenson

Audio CD

Sangamon Taylor's a New Age Sam Spade who sports a wet suit instead of a trench coat and prefers Jolt from the can to Scotch on the rocks. He knows about chemical sludge the way he knows about evil, all too intimately. And the toxic trail he follows leads...

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The high house by Jessie Greengrass

The high house

Jessie Greengrass

Audio CD

Crisis slid from distant threat to imminent probability and we tuned it out like static. Francesca is Caro's stepmother and Pauly's mother. A scientist, she can see what is going to happen. The high house was once her holiday home, now looked after by...

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Investing with Keynes by Justyn Walsh

Investing with Keynes

Justyn Walsh

Audio CD

World-changing economist John Maynard Keynes is known as an architect of the postwar international monetary system. But unlike many economists, he also made vast sums of money on the stock market. When he died, Keynes' net worth, almost entirely built...

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The lamplighters by Emma Stonex

The lamplighters

Emma Stonex

Audio CD

Cornwall, 1972. Three lighthouse keepers vanish from a remote lighthouse, miles from the shore. The entrance door is locked from the inside. The clocks have stopped. The Principal Keeper's weather log describes a mighty storm, but the skies have been...

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The four winds by Kristin Hannah

The four winds

Kristin Hannah

Audio CD

Texas, 1934. Millions are out of work and a drought has broken the Great Plains. Farmers are fighting to keep their land and their livelihoods as the crops are failing, the water is drying up, and dust threatens to bury them all. One of the darkest periods...

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Edie Richter is not alone by Rebecca Handler

Edie Richter is not alone

Rebecca Handler

Audio CD

Funny, acerbic Edie Richter is married, childless by choice and moving from San Francisco to Perth, Australia. She leaves behind a sister and mother still mourning the recent death of her father. Before the move, Edie and her husband were content, if...

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As the smoke clears by Zoe Holohan

As the smoke clears

Zoe Holohan

Audio CD

This audiobook begins on July 23rd 2018 in the seaside town of Mati, Greece where Zoe and her husband of four days Brian were enjoying their honeymoon. On that day wildfires swept across the area, killing 103 people. Zoe and Brian fled their villa, chased...

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The imposter by Marin Montgomery

The imposter

Marin Montgomery

Audio CD

From the outside looking in, Sibley Sawyer has a perfect life. As a successful attorney, she's worked hard to get to the top of her game, but when her personal and professional lives implode, Sibley looks for a way to turn the page. Unable to shake the...

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He knows your secrets by Charlie Gallagher

He knows your secrets

Charlie Gallagher

Audio CD

Three Women. One will sacrifice her life to stop him. One is his next victim. One must try to put him behind bars. Holly Maguire takes a taxi to a clifftop location. She is determined to make things right. Then the car goes over the edge of the cliff....

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A town called Discovery by R. R. Haywood

A town called Discovery

R. R. Haywood

Audio CD

A man falls from the sky. He has no memory. He has no sense of self. What lies ahead are a series of tests, each more brutal than the last and if he gets through them all, he might just reach a town called Discovery.

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The speed of light by Elissa Grossell Dickey

The speed of light

Elissa Grossell Dickey

Audio CD

Simone is trying her best not to think of what she's lost. Diagnosed with MS, she awaits the results of another anxiety-inducing MRI. She's just walked away from Connor, 'a fixer' but possibly the love of her life. And nearing the holidays, the sights...

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The skylark's secret by Fiona Valpy

The skylark's secret

Fiona Valpy

Audio CD

Loch Ewe, 1940. When gamekeeper's daughter Flora's remote highland village finds itself the base for the Royal Navy's Arctic convoys, life in her close-knit community changes forever. In defiance of his disapproving father, the laird's son falls in love...

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The cubs roar by Blanche D'Alpuget

The cubs roar

Blanche D'Alpuget

Audio CD

Eleanor of Aquitaine has disappeared. After launching a great rebellion to destroy her husband Henry II's reign, it seems she has abandoned her sons in the struggle against their formidable father. As treachery radiates from Scotland to the Pyrenees,...

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You are invited by Sarah A. Denzil

You are invited

Sarah A. Denzil

Audio CD

When Cath receives her invitation to The Event, a monetised retreat for social media influencers, she can't believe her luck. Irene Jobert is the most famous influencer in the world and now Cath will be one of the five participants chosen to stay with...

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People we meet on vacation  by Emily Henry

People we meet on vacation

Emily Henry

Book

"When Poppy met Alex, there was no spark, no chemistry, and no reason to think they'd ever talk again. Alex is quiet, studious, and destined for a future in academia. Poppy is a wild child who only came to U of Chicago to escape small-town life. But ...

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The man with the silver Saab  by Alexander McCall Smith

The man with the silver Saab

Alexander McCall Smith

Book

"Life, and crime, is not always as it seems for Ulf Varg and the other fearless detectives in Malmo's Department of Sensitive Crimes. There are always surprising new cases to take on, and the latest batch is no exception. And that's not to mention Ul...

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Another life  by Jodie Chapman

Another life

Jodie Chapman

Book

"Responsible, honourable Nick falls in love with passionate Jehovah's Witness Anna over the course of one hot summer. When Anna's strict religion threatens to divide them, she must choose between love and family. But Nick is too scared to fight for Anna,...

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Tall bones  by Anna Bailey

Tall bones

Anna Bailey

Book

"When seventeen-year-old Emma leaves her best friend Abi at a party in the woods, she believes, like most girls her age, that their lives are just beginning. Many things will happen that night, but Emma will never see her friend again. Abi's disappea...

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Getting it together. Vol. 1 by Sina Grace

Getting it together. Vol. 1

Sina Grace

Graphic novel

"Sam and Jack are best friends, and Sam is dating Lauren, Jack's indie rocker sister and roommate. Tensions skyrocket when Sam and Lauren decide to open up their long-term relationship, sending social shockwaves through their friend group and the entire...

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The heights by Parker Bilal

The heights

Parker Bilal

Audio CD

"The chilling discovery of a severed head on the Tube draws Calil Drake back to the case he failed to solve four years ago which left his police career in tatters. Crane and Drake investigate while also searching for Howeida Almanara - a young inter...

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People like her by Ellery Lloyd

People like her

Ellery Lloyd

Audio CD

She has an easy life - but makes a living from pretending otherwise. She has a husband who hates the spotlight – but can’t step away. She has a million followers who adore her - but one who wants her to suffer. She hasn't realised her family...

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Universal love by Alexander Weinstein

Universal love

Alexander Weinstein

Audio CD

Universal Love welcomes listeners to a near-future world where our everyday technologies have fundamentally altered the possibilities and limits of how we love one another. In these gripping stories, a young boy tries to understand what keeps his fat...

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Bright lights by Mark Dawson

Bright lights

Mark Dawson

Audio CD

John Milton has done some bad things in his life. Very bad things. Now he's looking for ways to make amends. But trouble always seems to be looking for him. Heading from San Francisco to Las Vegas, Milton's solo road trip takes an unexpected turn when...

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Victoria Park by Gemma Reeves

Victoria Park

Gemma Reeves

Audio CD

Mona and Wolfie have lived on Victoria Park for over 50 years. As their 65th wedding anniversary approaches, they must decide how to navigate Mona's declining health. Bookended by the touching exploration of their love, Victoria Park follows 12 people...

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Madam  by Phoebe. author. Wynne

Madam

Phoebe. author. Wynne

Book

"For 150 years, high above rocky Scottish cliffs, Caldonbrae Hall has sat untouched, a beacon of excellence in an old ancestral castle. A boarding school for girls, it promises that the young women lucky enough to be admitted will emerge “resilient and...

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The perfect lie  by Jo Spain

The perfect lie

Jo Spain

Book

"Five years ago, Erin Kennedy moved to New York following a family tragedy. She now lives happily with her detective husband in the scenic seaside town of Newport, Long Island. When Erin answers the door to Danny's police colleagues one morning, it's...

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Captain Marvel. Vol. 5, The new world by Kelly Thompson

Captain Marvel. Vol. 5, The new world

Kelly Thompson

Graphic novel

"A threat unlike any that Captain Marvel has ever known! Carol Danvers has been stolen away to a far future. All her mightiest allies are gone, and the enemy she faces has only grown stronger with time. As the secrets behind Ove and his stronghold ar...

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Life sentences  by Billy O'Callaghan

Life sentences

Billy O'Callaghan

Book

"Life Sentences is the sweeping and immersive story of one ordinary family in Ireland, and their extraordinary journey over three generations and more than a century of famine, war, violence and love. At sixteen Nancy leaves her small island for the ...

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Dawnrise  by Christopher B. Husberg

Dawnrise

Christopher B. Husberg

Book

"Nothing is as it seems. Sfaera - shattering revelations reveal there is more to the Nine Daemons - and Canta - than anyone could have imagined, and deep in the heart of Triah, a threat that has lurked below the surface for years finally rises, gathe...

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