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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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One step too far by Lisa Gardner

One step too far

Lisa Gardner

Audio CD

A young man disappears during a stag weekend in the woods. Years later, he's still missing. But his friends who were with him that day are still searching. Still hunting for answers. They hike deep into the wilderness. With them is missing person spe...

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The interview by C. M. Ewan

The interview

C. M. Ewan

Audio CD

It's 5pm on a Friday. You have been called to an interview for your dream job. In a stunning office, 13 floors above the city below, you are all alone with the man interviewing you. Everyone else has gone home for the weekend. The interview gets more...

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Dragonfall by David Estes

Dragonfall

David Estes

Audio CD

In Travail, Dane and Peony face usurpers and a scheme by those seeking to overthrow the dragon throne, forcing Peony to flee to Solarii with Daneus to request help from the Dead King. In Teravainen, Jarrod must face his demons and learn how to rule in...

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The silent sisters by Robert Dugoni

The silent sisters

Robert Dugoni

Audio CD

After a harrowing escape from Russian agents on his last mission, Charles Jenkins thinks he's finally done with the spy game. But then the final two of the Seven Sisters - American assets who have been deep undercover in Russia for decades - cut off ...

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Fear on the levels by David Hodges

Fear on the levels

David Hodges

Audio CD

A teenage girl last seen leaving a party at the height of a local scarecrow festival is found strangled and partially stripped in her own barn. The gruesome crime is an exact copy of the 150-year-old murder of peasant girl, Martha Tinney, alleged by....

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Time on rock by Anna Fleming

Time on rock

Anna Fleming

Audio CD

In Time on Rock, Anna Fleming charts two parallel journeys: learning the craft of traditional rock climbing and the new developing appreciation of the natural world it brings her. From terrified beginner to confident lead climber, she shows us how placing...

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Conclave 1559 by Mary Hollingsworth

Conclave 1559

Mary Hollingsworth

Audio CD

"Conspiracy, intrigue and faction fighting as the future of Europe hangs in the balance: Mary Hollingsworth tells the extraordinary story of the papal conclave in 1559 - the longest and bitterest of the sixteenth century. Tasked with choosing a pontiff...

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Blood of the chosen by Django Wexler

Blood of the chosen

Django Wexler

Audio CD

"Standing on opposite sides of a looming civil war, two siblings discover that not even ties of blood will keep them from splitting the world in two. Four hundred years ago, a cataclysmic war cracked the world open and exterminated the Elder races. Amid...

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The tale of the tailor and the three dead kings by Dan Jones

The tale of the tailor and the three dead kings

Dan Jones

Audio CD

"One winter, in the dark days of King Richard II, a tailor was riding home on the road from Gilling to Ampleforth. It was dank, wet and gloomy; he couldn't wait to get home and sit in front of a blazing fire. Then, out of nowhere, the tailor is knocked...

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Betrayal by David (Fiction writer) Gilman

Betrayal

David (Fiction writer) Gilman

Audio CD

"It has been many years since Dan Raglan served in the French Foreign Legion, but the bonds forged in adversity are unbreakable and when one of his comrades calls for help, Raglan is duty-bound to answer. An ex-legionnaire, now an intelligence officer...

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The competition by Katherine Collette

The competition

Katherine Collette

Audio CD

"Frances quite honestly isn't that excited about the SpeechMakers annual national conference and public-speaking competition. What she's excited about (relatively speaking) is that this year there's a major prize. Frances has a few small problems and...

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Sunbathing by Isobel Beech

Sunbathing

Isobel Beech

Audio CD

"After weeks of grieving, a woman books a plane ticket bound for an old villa in the mountains of Abruzzo. Invited to stay with her friends Giulia and Fab - in the weeks before they marry in a village orchard - she lives for a summer in the house's B...

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Rattled by Ellis Gunn

Rattled

Ellis Gunn

Audio CD

"'Rattled' tells a frighteningly honest story of what it feels like to be pursued by a stalker. What if your life were suddenly transformed by anxiety and fear? The fear of being alone, the anxiety compelling you to stay in public places and avoid pr...

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The battle for Isurava by David W. Cameron

The battle for Isurava

David W. Cameron

Audio CD

"Within 24 hours of the Japanese invasion of northern New Guinea at Gona in July 1942, the Australian militiamen of 'B' Company, 39th Battalion, spent four weeks fighting a delaying action against a crack Japanese force outnumbered by three to one. B...

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Woman of a certain rage by Georgie Hall

Woman of a certain rage

Georgie Hall

Audio CD

"Eliza is angry. Very angry, and very, very hot. Late for work and dodging traffic, Eliza's still reeling from the latest row with her husband Paddy. Twenty-something years ago their eyes met over the class divide in oh-so-cool Britpop London, but these...

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Ten steps to Nanette by Hannah Gadsby

Ten steps to Nanette

Hannah Gadsby

Audio CD

"Gadsby's unique stand-up special Nanette was a viral success that left audiences captivated by her blistering honesty and her ability to create both tension and laughter in a single moment. But while her worldwide fame might have looked like an over...

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Heartland by Jennifer Pinkerton

Heartland

Jennifer Pinkerton

Audio CD

"Finding love and quenching lust are desires humankind has sought-after for millennia. Today, the internet plays a key role in how we find companionship and connection, but for writer Jennifer Pinkerton - who's traversing her own ups and downs in love...

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A stone's throw away by Karly Lane

A stone's throw away

Karly Lane

Audio CD

"When a drought dries up the contents of a water hole on her uncle's property, the last thing Investigative journalist Phillipa Davenport expected to find was a body. On a deadline and with a severe case of writers block, Pip doesn't have time to inv...

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Esther's children by Caroline Beecham

Esther's children

Caroline Beecham

Audio CD

"Austria, 1936. Esther 'Tess' Simpson works for a British organisation that rescues academics from the cruel Fascist and anti-Semitic regimes taking hold in Europe. On a dangerous trip to Vienna to help bring aid to Europe's threatened Jewish scholars,...

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So many beats of the heart by Carrie Cox

So many beats of the heart

Carrie Cox

Audio CD

"Evie Shine is adrift. After two decades of marriage, her husband has left her. Possibly for another woman. He isn't saying. That Evie has spent her career dissecting relationships and mending broken hearts doesn't help at all - it just makes everything...

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Where the light gets in by Zoë Coyle

Where the light gets in

Zoë Coyle

Audio CD

"Delphi Hoffman, a wildchild living in London, is finally getting her life together with a new love affair and the offer of a coveted job - until she receives the phone call she hoped would never arrive. 'It's time.' Her mother Vivian's terminal illness...

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The library book by Susan Orlean

The library book

Susan Orlean

Audio CD

"After moving to Los Angeles, Susan Orlean became fascinated by a mysterious local crime that has gone unsolved since it was carried out on the morning of 29 April 1986: who set fire to the Los Angeles Public Library, ultimately destroying more than ...

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The Never Have I Ever Club by Mary Jayne Baker

The Never Have I Ever Club

Mary Jayne Baker

Audio CD

"Robyn Bloom thought Ash Barnes was the love of her life - until one day he announced he was leaving her to follow his new girlfriend to Australia. A year later, Robyn is struggling to move on - but then she has a brainwave: The Never Have I Ever Club....

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A sunlit weapon by Jacqueline Winspear

A sunlit weapon

Jacqueline Winspear

Audio CD

"September, 1942. Jo Hardy, an Air Transport Auxiliary ferry pilot, is delivering a Spitfire when she has the unnerving experience of someone shooting at her aircraft. A few days later she hears that another ferry pilot has been killed when her aircr...

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When he was wicked by Julia Quinn

When he was wicked

Julia Quinn

Audio CD

"In every life there is a turning point. A moment so tremendous, so sharp and breathtaking, that one knows one's life will never be the same. For Michael Stirling, London's most infamous bachelor, that moment came the first time he laid eyes of Franc...

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Notorious by Raphael Rowe

Notorious

Raphael Rowe

Audio CD

"It's one thing to react to whatever life throws at you, and another to reflect on it. I've been sentenced to life imprisonment, and confined to a prison within a prison, for a crime I did not commit. Being outspoken and relentless in fighting for justice...

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Twenty years later by Charlie Donlea

Twenty years later

Charlie Donlea

Audio CD

"Two decades after an event that shook the world, a chilling cold case murder is about to make the headlines all over again. DNA from a tiny bone fragment has allowed the New York medical examiner's office to make its first successful identification of...

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Blood stained by Rebecca Bradley

Blood stained

Rebecca Bradley

Audio CD

"Detective Claudia Nunn's colleague DS Dominic Harrison has been leading the case against a dangerous serial killer, who hunts his victims using a dating app. But now his own wife has gone missing. Then a large pool of blood is discovered in their garage....

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It could never happen here by Eithne Shortall

It could never happen here

Eithne Shortall

Audio CD

"Their school is about to be taught a lesson. If there's one thing Beverly Franklin knows, it's that if you don't at least try to get your kid into Glass Lake Primary, you're basically negligent. Determined to hang on to her crown as Queen Bee of the...

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The eight year lie by J. M. Hewitt

The eight year lie

J. M. Hewitt

Audio CD

"Jessica returns home one day to find her husband, Patrick, dead. It's unclear what caused his death and though the shock is huge, she cannot pretend it's entirely unexpected. The police have questions, and Jessica knows that once they hear the answers...

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Black Reed Bay by Rod Reynolds

Black Reed Bay

Rod Reynolds

Audio CD

"When a young woman makes a distressing middle-of-the-night call to 911, apparently running for her life in a quiet, exclusive beachside neighbourhood, miles from her home, everything suggests a domestic incident. Except no one has seen her since, an...

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The cosy canal boat dream by Christie Barlow

The cosy canal boat dream

Christie Barlow

Audio CD

"For the last two years Nell Andrews has been struggling to stay afloat. As her life tumbled down around her, the only safety net has been her cosy canal boat, The Nollie. Tucked away inside, Nell has found a place to heal her broken heart. And now she's...

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Going Greek by Sue Roberts

Going Greek

Sue Roberts

Audio CD

"After a work party gone disastrously wrong, Samantha suddenly finds herself jobless and jilted. So when her sister invites Sam to stay at her little whitewashed farmhouse on a Greek island, Sam leaps at the chance to escape. Before long, she's trundling...

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Happy hour by Marlowe Granados

Happy hour

Marlowe Granados

Audio CD

"Isa Epley is all of twenty-one years old, and already wise enough to understand that the purpose of life is the pursuit of pleasure. She arrives in New York City for a summer of adventure with her best friend, one newly blond Gala Novak. They have l...

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Glittering a turd by Kris Hallenga

Glittering a turd

Kris Hallenga

Audio CD

"Twenty-three-year-old Kris was living a totally normal life - travelling the world, falling in love, making plans. However, when she found a lump in her boob and was told that it was not only cancer, but also incurable, life took on a completely new...

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Send nudes by Saba Sams

Send nudes

Saba Sams

Audio CD

"In ten dazzling stories, Saba Sams dives into the world of girlhood and immerses us in its contradictions and complexities: growing up too quickly, yet not quickly enough; taking possession of what one can, while being taken possession of; succumbing...

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A deadly endowment by Alyssa Maxwell

A deadly endowment

Alyssa Maxwell

Audio CD

"To make ends meet, Lady Phoebe Renshaw and her lady's maid, Eva Huntford, have decided to open up Foxwood Hall to guided public tours. Their first tour group consists of members of the Historical Society, a magazine writer and a flock of students. It's...

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The girl in the maze by Cathy Hayward

The girl in the maze

Cathy Hayward

Audio CD

"Emma Bowen has never had a close relationship with her mother, barely speaking with her in the last years of her life. But after her mother's death, Emma finds something that might just explain the distance between them. Discovering letters between her...

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Late city by Robert Olen Butler

Late city

Robert Olen Butler

Audio CD

"A visionary and poignant novel centred around former newspaperman Sam Cunningham as he prepares to die, 'Late City' covers much of the early twentieth century, unfurling as a conversation between the dying man and a surprising God. As the two review...

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The Matchmaker by Paul Vidich

The Matchmaker

Paul Vidich

Audio CD

"Berlin, 1989. Anne Simpson, an American who works as a translator at the Joint Operations Refugee Committee, thinks she is in a normal marriage with a charming East German. But then her husband disappears and the CIA and Western German intelligence arrive...

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Money and power by Vincent Cable

Money and power

Vincent Cable

Audio CD

"Through economics, our politicians have the power to transform people's lives for better or worse. Think Deng Xiaoping who lifted millions out of poverty by opening up China; Franklin D. Roosevelt whose 'New Deal' helped the USA break free of the Gr...

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Of fear and strangers by George Makari

Of fear and strangers

George Makari

Audio CD

"Over the last few years, it has been impossible to ignore the steady resurgence of xenophobia. The European migrant crisis and immigration from Central America to the United States have placed Western advocates of globalization on the defensive, and...

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The prime ministers we never had by Steve Richards

The prime ministers we never had

Steve Richards

Audio CD

"Was Harold Wilson a bigger figure than Denis Healey? Was John Major more 'prime ministerial' than Michael Heseltine? What would Britain look like today if David Miliband had become Labour leader instead of his brother Ed? Would Jeremy Corbyn have done...

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Flying angels by Danielle Steel

Flying angels

Danielle Steel

Audio CD

"It is 1941 and the devastating loss of life following the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor leaves best friends Audrey and Lizzie distraught and bereft as they lose someone they both love deeply. As they come to terms with their grief, their resolve to...

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Everyday kindness

Everyday kindness

Audio CD

"These uplifting tales of hope and of small, everyday kindnesses are intended to be read daily, through the course of a year, to support wider, positive mental health goals and foster wellbeing through the act of reading tales of goodwill inspired by...

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Reptile memoirs by Silje Ulstein

Reptile memoirs

Silje Ulstein

Audio CD

"Liv has a lot of secrets. Late one night, in the aftermath of a party in the apartment she shares with two friends in Alesund, she sees a python on a TV nature show and becomes obsessed with the idea of buying a snake as a pet. Soon Nero, a baby Bur...

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The nation holds its breath by George Hamilton

The nation holds its breath

George Hamilton

Audio CD

"George Hamilton has captivated Irish TV and radio audiences for decades. Written in his inimitable style, this is a lyrical journey through his life and career. In the voice that is so familiar to millions, he tells the story of his formative days in...

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A traitor's heart by Ben Creed

A traitor's heart

Ben Creed

Audio CD

"Winter, 1952: Leningrad's icy streets are haunted by a murderer. The name is whispered everywhere - Koshchei has returned, the people say, Koshchei the Immortal. Koshchei, named after a sinister figure from Slavic folklore, is an invisible killer who...

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The jigsaw murders by Jeremy Craddock

The jigsaw murders

Jeremy Craddock

Audio CD

"In September 1935, Dr Buck Ruxton strangled his wife Isabella, whom he suspected of having an affair, in their Lancashire home while their three children slept in their beds. When the nanny, Mary Rogerson, disturbed him in the act, he killed her too....

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Thirteen lessons that saved thirteen lives by John Volanthen

Thirteen lessons that saved thirteen lives

John Volanthen

Audio CD

"John Volanthen is a legendary British cave-diver and one of the two-man team who discovered and rescued the Wild Boars soccer team from the sunken cave in Tham Luang, Thailand. This book is the deeply revealing and nail-biting account of that incred...

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Wormwood by Mark Dawson

Wormwood

Mark Dawson

Audio CD

"1969. Eloise Shepherd, one of MI6's brightest rising stars, is working undercover in Soviet Russia as Magdalina Novikova. Her mission is to persuade nuclear physicist Stanislav Kalashnik to defect and bring his knowledge of Russian weapons back to the...

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The missing sister by Lucinda Riley

The missing sister

Lucinda Riley

Audio CD

"The six D'Apliese sisters have each been on their own incredible journey to discover their heritage, but they still have one question left unanswered: who and where is the seventh sister? They only have one clue - an image of a star-shaped emerald ring....

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These lost & broken things by Helen Fields

These lost & broken things

Helen Fields

Audio CD

"1905. London is a playground for the rich and a death trap for the poor. When Sofia Logan's husband dies unexpectedly, leaving her penniless with two young children, she knows she will do anything to keep them from the workhouse. But can she bring herself...

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Pattern recognition by William Gibson

Pattern recognition

William Gibson

Audio CD

"Cayce Pollard owes her living to her pathological sensitivity to logos. In London to consult for the world's coolest ad agency, she finds herself catapulted, via her addiction to a mysterious body of fragmentary film footage, uploaded to the Web by a...

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Klara and the sun by Kazuo Ishiguro

Klara and the sun

Kazuo Ishiguro

Audio CD

"From her place in the store, Klara, an Artificial Friend with outstanding observational qualities, watches carefully the behaviour of those who come in to browse, and of those who pass in the street outside. She remains hopeful a customer will soon ...

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Apeirogon by Colum McCann

Apeirogon

Colum McCann

Audio CD

"Bassam Aramin is Palestinian. Rami Elhanan is Israeli. They inhabit a world of intractable conflict that colors every aspect of their daily lives, from the roads they are allowed to take to the schools their daughters, Abir and Smadar, each attend. Theirs...

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The father by Anton Svensson

The father

Anton Svensson

Audio CD

"A crime novel with the excitement of Jo Nesbo's 'Headhunters' and the depth of 'We Need to Talk About Kevin', 'The Father' is inspired by the extraordinary true story of three brothers who held Sweden to ransom, committing ten audacious bank robberies...

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The memory keeper of Kyiv by Erin Litteken

The memory keeper of Kyiv

Erin Litteken

Audio CD

In 1929, Katya is 16 years old, surrounded by family and in love with the boy next door. When Stalin's activists arrive in her village, it's just a few, a little pressure to join the collective. But soon neighbours disappear, those who speak out are never...

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Finding love on Sunshine Island by Georgina Troy

Finding love on Sunshine Island

Georgina Troy

Audio CD

Welcome to the Sunshine Island - where the beaches are golden, the lifestyle is perfect and anything is possible. Piper Le Brocq is happily single after the disastrous ending of her engagement eighteen months before. The only man in her life is Jax, her...

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The reckoning by Kerry Kaya

The reckoning

Kerry Kaya

Audio CD

An eye for an eye... Once the top dog, Danny Mckay has walked away from his old gangland life. He's on the straight and narrow now, looking forward to settling down and living a quiet life. But trouble seems to follow Danny. And when his own family is...

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The witch's tree by Elena Collins

The witch's tree

Elena Collins

Audio CD

A tale as old as time. A spirit that has never rested. Present day. As a love affair comes to an end, and with it her dreams for her future, artist Selena needs a retreat. The picture-postcard Sloe Cottage in the Somerset village of Ashcombe promises...

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When we meet again by Jill Steeples

When we meet again

Jill Steeples

Audio CD

Alice Fletcher doesn't like to take chances and she certainly doesn't believe in fate. Three years after the end of her last long-term relationship, she's in no hurry to risk another heartbreak. But fate has other plans. One day, on her drive home, Alice...

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Summer at the twist and turn bakery by Helen J. author. Rolfe

Summer at the twist and turn bakery

Helen J. author. Rolfe

Audio CD

It's summer in Heritage Cove, the picturesque village by the sea. Join some of your favourite characters and welcome new faces in this uplifting, romantic read brimming with character, community and friendship...The Heritage Bakery is finally getting...

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Winter at Mistletoe Gate Farm by Helen J. author. Rolfe

Winter at Mistletoe Gate Farm

Helen J. author. Rolfe

Audio CD

It's almost Christmas in Heritage Cove - the village tree is all lit-up, the bakery is full of festive treats, the tea rooms and waffle shack are welcoming locals inside out of the cold, and for some of the residents of the Cove, snow might not be the...

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Blood pact by Heather Atkinson

Blood pact

Heather Atkinson

Audio CD

After the defeat of the rival Gordon and Thompson families, the Blood Brothers' reputations as feared lieutenants of the McVay clan are firmly established. The Gallowburn has become an untouchable stronghold in their capable hands. However, danger rears...

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The fire killer by Ross Greenwood

The fire killer

Ross Greenwood

Audio CD

When DI Barton is asked to investigate a seemingly innocuous fire that kills, he believes it's either children fooling around or a worrying racially motivated crime. As he delves deeper into the case, he soon realises that there is a history of similar...

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The feud by Gemma Rogers

The feud

Gemma Rogers

Audio CD

The day my path crossed with Simon Fox I thought I'd already lost everything but then he ran me off the road with his flash car and belittling jibes. The men in my life had undermined me for too long. Enough was enough. Fuelled by alcohol and the desire...

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The meet cute method by Portia MacIntosh

The meet cute method

Portia MacIntosh

Audio CD

Frankie doesn't believe in true love. As relationships expert at popular magazine Stylife, she has learnt that dating disasters are far more common than happy ever afters. So when she is tasked to find out if meet cutes can work in real life she is up...

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Victory bells for the Harpers girls by Rosie Clarke

Victory bells for the Harpers girls

Rosie Clarke

Audio CD

Sally Harper is busy juggling running London's Oxford Street Store Harpers and looking after her beautiful new-born daughter, whilst husband Ben is overseas on another dangerous mission, this time to rescue a friend in need.Young Becky Stockbridge fi...

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Good neighbours by Mary Grand

Good neighbours

Mary Grand

Audio CD

In need of an escape from her failing marriage, Nia agrees to house-sit her aunt's cottage on the Isle of Wight. She feels sure the cosy close in a quaint harbour town will be a safe place to hide and figure out what to do next. But things are not all...

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The Jam Factory girls fight back by Mary Wood

The Jam Factory girls fight back

Mary Wood

Audio CD

"Can they claim what is rightfully theirs? From the moment Len came into their lives, everything changed for Millie and Elsie. Both fell in love with him, but he chose Millie, because of her attractive legacy - the Jam Factory. Millie's expecting Len's...

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The storm sister by Lucinda Riley

The storm sister

Lucinda Riley

Audio CD

"Ally D'Apliese is about to compete in one of the world's most perilous yacht races, when she hears the news of her adoptive father's sudden, mysterious death. Rushing back to meet her five sisters at their family home, she discovers that her father -...

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No one round here reads Tolstoy by Mark Hodkinson

No one round here reads Tolstoy

Mark Hodkinson

Audio CD

"Mark Hodkinson grew up in a sooty mill town in a house in with just one book - Folklore, Myths and Legends of Britain. His dad kept it on top of a wardrobe with other items of great worth - wedding photographs and Mark's National Cycling Proficiency...

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Letters of note

Letters of note

Audio CD

Letters of Note is a celebration of the power of written correspondence which captures the humour, seriousness, sadness and brilliance that make up all of our lives. From Virginia Woolf's heartbreaking suicide letter, to Queen Elizabeth II's recipe for...

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The power of regret by Daniel H. Pink

The power of regret

Daniel H. Pink

Audio CD

"'No regrets.' You've heard people proclaim it as a philosophy of life. That's nonsense - even dangerous - says Daniel H. Pink in his latest bold and inspiring work. Everybody has regrets. They're a fundamental part of our lives. And if we reckon with...

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Tell me lies by J. P. Pomare

Tell me lies

J. P. Pomare

Audio CD

"Psychologist Margot Scott has a picture-perfect life: a nice house in the suburbs, a husband, two children and a successful career. On a warm spring morning Margot approaches one of her clients on a busy train platform. He is looking down at his phone,...

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Eight key brain areas of mental health and illness by Jennifer Sweeton

Eight key brain areas of mental health and illness

Jennifer Sweeton

Audio CD

"Bridging the gap between neuroscience and clinical therapy. Recent advances in affective neuroscience reveal long-held secrets of mental health and illness in the brain. However, the gap between brain science and clinical practice is wide, and many ...

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You matter by Delia Smith

You matter

Delia Smith

Audio CD

"We know science is awesome, as are its achievements. Yet so far scientists have managed to sidestep the most awesome reality of all, the true nature of human life, the source of their own genius. How is it that in the overwhelming immensity of the cosmos,...

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Recovery by Andrew Wear

Recovery

Andrew Wear

Audio CD

The Spanish flu was followed by the economic prosperity of the Roaring Twenties. After World War II, the German economy grew to become the world's most advanced. US social and economic policies responding to the Great Depression paved the way for 20t...

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Ranger 22 by Ray Goggins

Ranger 22

Ray Goggins

Audio CD

"'The path I have travelled, the things I have done and the people I have met in crisis situations have given me a window into those qualities that make us perform. My military training created a mindset, an outlook and skills that can be channelled into...

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Tea for one by Alice Taylor

Tea for one

Alice Taylor

Audio CD

"Many of us spend the later years of life living solo when children have grown up and moved on. Others choose this lifestyle. We get used to being on our own while also enjoying family and communal occasions. But 2020 brought new challenges to this s...

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Death in the sunshine by Steph Broadribb

Death in the sunshine

Steph Broadribb

Audio CD

After a long career as a police officer, Moira hopes a move to a luxury retirement community will mean she can finally leave the detective work to the youngsters and focus on a quieter life. But it turns out The Homestead is far from paradise. When s...

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The patient's secret by Loreth Anne White

The patient's secret

Loreth Anne White

Audio CD

"When the battered body of a female jogger is found beneath the cliffs of an idyllic coastal community, these perfect neighbours suddenly don't seem so perfect ... Lily Bradley is a respected psychotherapist married to a distinguished professor. They...

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Family money by Chad Zunker

Family money

Chad Zunker

Audio CD

"Alex Mahan is married to his high school sweetheart, Taylor. They have two daughters and a beautiful home, and Alex's start-up business is about to explode thanks to massive private funding from his compassionate and supportive father-in-law, Joe. W...

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Theroux the keyhole by Louis Theroux

Theroux the keyhole

Louis Theroux

Audio CD

"Like millions of others, Louis's plans were mothballed by the onset of Covid. Unable to escape to the porn sets, prisons and maximum security psychiatric units that are his usual journalistic beat, he began reporting on a location even more full of ...

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The streets by Jacqui Rose

The streets

Jacqui Rose

Audio CD

Ten years ago, Jo Martin was released from prison after serving 12 years of a life sentence. She is now out on license - and she isn't Jo anymore. Given a new identity by the courts and with a different appearance, a ready-made history and even a change...

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The second cut by Louise Welsh

The second cut

Louise Welsh

Audio CD

"Auctioneer Rilke has been trying to stay out of trouble, keeping his life more or less respectable. Business has been slow at Bowery Auctions, so when an old friend, Jojo, gives Rilke a tip-off for a house clearance, life seems to be looking up. The...

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High pressure by Sam Blake

High pressure

Sam Blake

Audio CD

"As temperatures soar across Europe during the hottest summer for 40 years, a series of hoax terrorist attacks is generating panic in London. Then a bus blows up on Oxford Street and the hoaxes have suddenly become real. Student Brioni O'Brien has be...

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Psychopaths Anonymous by Will (Detective fiction writer) Carver

Psychopaths Anonymous

Will (Detective fiction writer) Car...

Audio CD

Maeve has everything. A high-powered job, a beautiful home and a string of uncomplicated one-night encounters. She's also an addict - a functioning alcoholic with a dependence on sex and an insatiable appetite for killing men. When she can't find a s...

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Death on Ireland's Eye by Dean Ruxton

Death on Ireland's Eye

Dean Ruxton

Audio CD

"A tragic death, a murder trial and a 170-year-old mystery - but what really happened? Shortly after Maria Kirwan died in a lonely inlet on Ireland's Eye, it was decided that she had drowned accidentally during a day spent with her husband on the pic...

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Bear, lion or wolf by Olivia Arezzolo

Bear, lion or wolf

Olivia Arezzolo

Audio CD

"Are you a bear, lion or wolf? Learn your sleep profile and get the best night's rest with leading sleep expert Olivia Arezzolo. Bear - You are often a little foggy in the morning, but after a coffee you are good to go - until your 3pm slump. Lion - You...

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Fit mind by Pat Divilly

Fit mind

Pat Divilly

Audio CD

"Thousands of thoughts run through our minds every day, forming an inner story or soundtrack that controls our lives. Our internal voice can be critical, sabotaging our attempts to achieve the things we want. By tuning into and becoming more aware of...

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The Keane edge by Brian Keane

The Keane edge

Brian Keane

Audio CD

Rewire your mindset for real, lasting fat-loss. Brian Keane's philosophy is simple: any diet will work so long as you stick to it. His goal is clear: to help you find the mindset and unique personal motivation that will enable you to stick to your fitness...

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Nora by Nuala O'Connor

Nora

Nuala O'Connor

Audio CD

"Dublin, 1904. Nora Barnacle, from Galway, works as a maid at Finn’s Hotel. Her life is changed when she meets Dubliner James Joyce, a fateful encounter that turns into a lifelong love. Despite his hesitation to marry, Nora follows Joyce in pursuit of...

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Sand talk by Tyson Yunkaporta

Sand talk

Tyson Yunkaporta

Audio CD

"This remarkable audiobook is about everything from echidnas to evolution, cosmology to cooking, sex and science and spirits to Schrödinger's cat. Tyson Yunkaporta looks at global systems from an Indigenous perspective. He asks how contemporary life ...

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Ridgerunner by Gil Adamson

Ridgerunner

Gil Adamson

Audio CD

"November 1917. William Moreland is in mid-flight. After nearly 20 years, the notorious thief, known as the Ridgerunner, has returned. Moving through the Rocky Mountains and across the border to Montana, the solitary drifter, impoverished in means and...

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