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Crosshairs by James Patterson

Crosshairs

James Patterson

"New York City detective Michael Bennett faces his most terrifying killer ever. It could be anyone. They could be anywhere. A killer uses fearsome precision to take out impossible targets. Detective Michael Bennett teams with a shooting expert—a former Army...

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The Atlas Maneuver by Steve Berry

The Atlas Maneuver

Steve Berry

"1945. In the waning months of World War II, Japan hid vast quantities of gold and other stolen valuables in boobytrapped underground caches all across the Philippines. By 1947 some of that loot was recovered, not by treasure hunters, but by the United States...

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Fangirl down by Tessa Bailey

Fangirl down

Tessa Bailey

"Wells Whitaker was once golf’s hottest rising star, but lately, all he has to show for his “promising” career is a killer hangover, a collection of broken clubs, and one remaining supporter. No matter how bad he plays, the beautiful, sunny redhead is always...

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End of story by A. J. Finn

End of story

A. J. Finn

"'I’ll be dead in three months. Come tell my story.' So writes Sebastian Trapp, reclusive mystery novelist, to his longtime correspondent Nicky Hunter, an expert in detective fiction. With mere months to live, Trapp invites Nicky to his spectacular San...

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Death of a spy by M. C. Beaton

Death of a spy

M. C. Beaton

"Sergeant Hamish Macbeth has some major problems to deal with--crimes and criminals, even law enforcement agents, that he doesn't want anywhere near his beloved Highland village in Lochdubh. Hamish is worried about how the locals ... will react to his new...

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The chaos agent by Mark Greaney

The chaos agent

Mark Greaney

"A car accident in Japan. A drowning in Seoul. A home invasion in Boston. Someone is killing the world's leading experts on robotics and artificial intelligence. Is it a tech company trying to eliminate the competition or is it something even more sinister?...

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The ghost orchid by Jonathan Kellerman

The ghost orchid

Jonathan Kellerman

"LAPD homicide lieutenant Milo Sturgis sees it all the time: Reinvention’s a way of life in a city fueled by fantasy. But try as you might to erase the person you once were, there are those who will never forget the past . . . and who can still find you. A...

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The laughter effect by Ros Ben-Moshe

The laughter effect

Ros Ben-Moshe

"The laughter effect is a powerful philosophy that enhances wellbeing and provides you with a road map to tap into the lighter side of life and awaken both your inner and outer smiles. Drawing on research, practice and laughter therapy, along with positive...

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Kill your husbands by Jack Heath

Kill your husbands

Jack Heath

"Three couples, friends since high school, rent a luxurious house in the mountains for an unplugged weekend of drinking and bushwalking. No internet, no phones, no stress. On the first night, the topic of partner-swapping comes up. It's a joke - at first. Not...

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After the forest by Kell Woods

After the forest

Kell Woods

"After the Forest is a dark and enchanting fantasy debut from Kell Woods that explores the repercussions of a childhood filled with magic and a young woman contending with the truth of "happily ever after." Ginger. Honey. Cinnamon. Flour. Twenty years after...

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Gum Tree Gully by Mandy Magro

Gum Tree Gully

Mandy Magro

"Samantha Evans may have been born and bred in the country, but over the years she has adapted to, and loves, her big-city life in London. She's reached heights of success in her business that she'd never dreamed of achieving back in Australia. When her best...

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The power of trees by Peter Wohlleben

The power of trees

Peter Wohlleben

"The follow-up to the international bestseller The Hidden Life of Trees, offering compelling insights into the lungs of our planet and the fragility of our intertwined futures. Trees can survive without humans, but we can't live without trees. Even if...

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The house that joy built by Holly Ringland

The house that joy built

Holly Ringland

"From bestselling author Holly Ringland, The House That Joy Built is about the transformative power of finding joy through creativity, and offers a jump-start for anyone whose desire to create is flattened by fear. Fear of feeling vulnerable, of criticism and...

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Gangster's paradise by Jared Savage

Gangster's paradise

Jared Savage

"Gangster's Paradise is about drugs, guns and money. Lots of money. As new gangs like the Mongols and Comancheros challenge the dominance of the established gangs like the Head Hunters and Mongrel Mob, New Zealand is witnessing a wave of gang activity the...

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Meet you at the Main Divide by Justine Ross

Meet you at the Main Divide

Justine Ross

"An inspirational memoir from the authors of Every Bastard Says No about the peaks and troughs of a life in the high country. In 2017 the Ross family left behind their inner-city lives in Auckland and their successful vodka business, 42 Below, to follow their...

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Back on track by Tricia Stringer

Back on track

Tricia Stringer

"Ketty Clift's couture dressmaking business is thriving but the same can't be said for her staff. Lately, cracks have appeared in the team's harmony, testing relationships and causing issues with customers. Worse, the rumour that Ketty has lost her touch is...

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For once in my life by Karly Lane

For once in my life

Karly Lane

"Jenny thought she was done with men and relationships ... her kids, however, had other plans. Jenny Hayward cannot believe that she's become a divorced fifty-year-old woman with adult children, a grandmother even! When did that happen? It wasn't that long ago...

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Home to Texas by Todhunter Ballard

Home to Texas

Todhunter Ballard

"From the time she crossed the Rio Grande, it was plain that Ann Royer was going to cause some changes in Del Rio, Texas. Bringing the news of her parents' murder and the destruction of their ranch in Mexico, she had ridden alone all the way to Texas to lay...

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Miss Morton and the spirits of the underworld by Catherine Lloyd

Miss Morton and the spirits of the underworld

Catherine Lloyd

"Lady Caroline is happy to be back amid the swirl of London society, guiding her employer's daughter, Dorothy Frogerton, through her first Season. Dorothy has been declared "an original" by a patron of the exclusive social club, Almack's, and is sifting...

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Recipe for a charmed life by Rachel Linden

Recipe for a charmed life

Rachel Linden

"American chef Georgia May Jackson has one goal -- to run her own restaurant in Paris. After a grueling decade working in Parisian kitchens, she is on the cusp of success. But in one disastrous night, Georgia loses her sous-chef position, her French boyfriend,...

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Thick as thieves by M. J. Kuhn

Thick as thieves

M. J. Kuhn

"Ryia Cautella, a.k.a. the Butcher of Carrowwick, and her motley crew have succeeded in the ultimate heist ... with the most dire possible consequences. A terrifyingly powerful tool has fallen into the hands of Callum Clem, the criminal leader of the Saints,...

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Catch a falling star by James J. Griffin

Catch a falling star

James J. Griffin

"Jim Blawcyzk gets handed three serious cases within twenty-four hours, that’s a lot for even the most veteran Ranger to handle. First, an apparent murder-suicide at the McDonald Observatory turns out to be a double homicide. Late at night, after completing...

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The Frontier Overland Company by William W. Johnstone

The Frontier Overland Company

William W. Johnstone

"Founded in 1866, the Frontier Overland Company was no ordinary stagecoach operation. Two kindred souls with the same fighting spirit, Tucker Cobb and former Texas Ranger Butch Keeling agreed to launch a business together: a brand-new stagecoach line through...

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The duke's refuge by Lorri Dudley

The duke's refuge

Lorri Dudley

"Georgia Lennox has traded in her boyish ways for pink gowns and a coy smile to capture the eye of the Earl of Claremont. However, on the day she's convinced the earl will propose, Georgia is shipped off to the Leeward Islands to care for her ailing father....

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Love's true calling by Lori DeJong

Love's true calling

Lori DeJong

"After years of jumping through other people's hoops to be all they thought she should be, and enduring a tragedy no mother should, self-described "newbie Christian," Harper Townsend, has finally found her true calling ... and her true love. Until it appears...

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Beneath dark waters by Karen Rose

Beneath dark waters

Karen Rose

"Public prosecutor J.P. "Kaj" Cardozo has only lived in New Orleans for six months, and he's already working on a high-profile celebrity sexual assault case that's made headlines all over the country. But when his son becomes the target of a kidnapping attempt...

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Betrayal by Phillip Margolin

Betrayal

Phillip Margolin

"Robin Lockwood is now a prominent defense attorney in Portland, Oregon but a decade ago, she was a ranked and rising MMA fighter. Her career came to a quick end when she was knocked out and concussed in the first round by Mandy Kerrigan, a much more talented...

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Lean on me by Beth (Novelist) author. Moran

Lean on me

Beth (Novelist) author. Moran

As Faith tries on her future mother-in-law's wedding dress in preparation for her own wedding, her tears are not of joy. The hideous frock is nicknamed 'The Ghost Web' by Faith's best friend Marilyn, who can't understand why Faith would even consider wearing...

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A second chance for the pilot's girl by Fenella-Jane Miller

A second chance for the pilot's girl

Fenella-Jane Miller

January 1944. Heavily pregnant, Barbara is looking forward to welcoming her new baby. But with her husband Alex still away flying and fighting the Germans, she fears he will miss the arrival of his longed-for child. But after the birth, Barbara is gripped with...

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Death by the Thames by Anita Davison

Death by the Thames

Anita Davison

Flora Maguire's life is perfect - a beautiful home in Belgravia teeming with servants, a loving husband, and new baby Arthur to enjoy. But when she is invited to tour St. Philomena's Children's Hospital in a deprived area near London's newly-built Tower...

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The pick-pocket orphans by Lindsey Hutchinson

The pick-pocket orphans

Lindsey Hutchinson

Thirteen-year-old Alice Truelove can't take another day of her father's cruelty. Better a life on the streets than being constantly blamed for her mother's sad death, or that's what Alice thinks as she packs up her meagre possessions. But fending for herself...

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The missing maid by Holly Hepburn

The missing maid

Holly Hepburn

London, 1932. When Harriet White rebuffs the advances of her boss at the Baker Street Building Society, she finds herself demoted to a new position... a very unusual position. Deep in the postal department beneath the bank, she is tasked with working her way...

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One Greek sunrise by Mandy Baggot

One Greek sunrise

Mandy Baggot

A holiday dreams are made of... Newly single on the day she turns thirty, Freya Johnson boards a last-minute flight to Corfu. Little does she know this holiday will change her life forever. Enter Hollywood film star, Nicholas Kaden, whose entourage is stirring...

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The last resort by T. J. author. Emerson

The last resort

T. J. author. Emerson

As soon as you first see the House in the Hills, an old hotel in a picturesque enclave of the Cypriot hills, you know it's the perfect home for you - with breath-taking views, a refreshing pool, and peace and quiet, away the rest of the world. A place to...

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A fresh start at Wagging Tails dogs' home by Sarah Hope

A fresh start at Wagging Tails dogs' home

Sarah Hope

There's no place like home... Although dog trainer Sally is relatively new to Wagging Tails, the team she works with have quickly become her family and the dogs her friends. But when Andy, the one that got away, turns up for a brief respite from the city, she...

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The mistress by Valerie Keogh

The mistress

Valerie Keogh

She wants what you have... Hannah Parker is a woman who always gets what she wants. When her current husband discovers she has been lying to him - again - she knows it's time to move on and find someone who can give her the life she desires... The life she...

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Raven lord by J. C. author. Duncan

Raven lord

J. C. author. Duncan

Mercenary. Exile. Warlord. At the edge of the world, the clouds of war are gathering... 1034 AD Cast out from the Kyivan Rus, Harald Sigurdsson's quest for fame and fortune takes him to the far reaches of Europe; the lands of the Eastern Roman empire. The...

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A dilemma for the pilot's girl by Fenella-Jane Miller

A dilemma for the pilot's girl

Fenella-Jane Miller

March 1941. Recently married, Barbara should now be enjoying her life as a newlywed, but she is plagued by a secret that she must keep hidden if she wants to keep the family she loves. But no one can keep a secret forever. Barbara knows that if her new husband...

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Wedding bells by the Sunflower Cliffs by Georgina Troy

Wedding bells by the Sunflower Cliffs

Georgina Troy

Event planners Izzy and Jess are badly let down when a Jersey socialite hires them for the busiest weeks of the season and then cancels at the last minute. The girls are left with no bookings and no money. Feeling despondent, they agree to a night out to cheer...

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Murder in Moscow by Kelly Oliver

Murder in Moscow

Kelly Oliver

1918 Moscow Will following her heart mean losing her head? It could mean losing her job. Fiona Figg trails her nemesis Fredrick Fredricks to Moscow. But when she arrives at the grand Metropol Hotel, the bounder has vanished. After Fiona doesn't show up for...

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Come rain or shine by Sarah (Romance fiction writer) author. Bennett

Come rain or shine

Sarah (Romance fiction writer) author....

There are worse fates than growing up knowing that you will one day inherit a vast and magnificent Cotswolds country estate, but for Rhys Travers it has always felt like a huge responsibility. Juniper Meadows is home to much of his extended family, not to...

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Thor's revenge by Donovan Cook

Thor's revenge

Donovan Cook

A kingdom without a crown. A boy forsaken by his God. A warrior bent on revenge. After the bloody Battle of Jelling, Denmark's throne lies empty and chaos reigns as Jarl's jostle for power. Sven survives the bloodshed only to return home to find Ribe sacked by...

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Finding friends at the Cornish country hospital by Jo Bartlett

Finding friends at the Cornish country hospital

Jo Bartlett

A fresh beginning... Esther Hamilton is finally finding her feet after her split with her horrible ex, and is looking forward to her new single life. She has a job she loves in the busy Accident and Emergency department, a new home and for the first time ever,...

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The other Gwyn girl by Nicola Cornick

The other Gwyn girl

Nicola Cornick

1671 - London The Civil War is over and Charles II, the 'Merry Monarch', is revelling in the throne of his murdered father and all the privileges and power that comes with it. Sharing the spoils is his favourite companion, the celebrated beauty, actress Nell...

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Murder on the dancefloor by Katie Marsh

Murder on the dancefloor

Katie Marsh

They DID promise her a killer hen weekend... Jeanie's getting married, and - despite her completely impossible four sisters - her best friends Clio and Amber are determined to give her a bachelorette weekend to remember. They're in matching pink T-shirts and...

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At the stroke of midnight by Jenni Keer

At the stroke of midnight

Jenni Keer

It's 1923 and in a decade that promises excitement and liberation, Pearl Glenham and her father are invited to a mysterious country house party on the Dorset coast, by a total stranger. Her father claims not to have any prior association with Highcliffe House,...

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Death at lovers leap by Catherine Coles

Death at lovers leap

Catherine Coles

Westleham Village 1948. As Valentine's Day rolls around, Martha Miller finds herself unusually melancholy at the state of her own love life. With husband Stan still missing and with her growing feelings for Vicar Luke still shrouded in secrecy, there's only...

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Can you keep a secret? by Jo Lovett

Can you keep a secret?

Jo Lovett

Georgie James has a secret - something BIG she's been keeping from her friends. When the group meets for their annual New Year's get-together, as a way to ensure they keep their resolutions, they decide to share their secrets, writing them down and sealing...

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A good enough mother by Sheila Norton

A good enough mother

Sheila Norton

Mia is telling me a story. It's about a princess, who lives in a castle, on a street that bears a remarkable resemblance to ours. About a kind old lady who's the queen. I'm distracted for a moment by her little hand softly slipping into mine. My daughter. My...

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The other wife by Danielle Ramsay

The other wife

Danielle Ramsay

How do you know if you've married the wrong person? It was a whirlwind romance and we had the perfect relationship. He was my dream partner, loving, caring, attentive... until the day I married him and things became toxic. I spent my wedding night in A&E with...

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The satsuma complex by Bob Mortimer

The satsuma complex

Bob Mortimer

"Gary Thorn goes for a pint with a work acquaintance called Brendan. When Brendan leaves early, Gary meets a girl in the pub. He doesn't catch her name, but falls for her anyway. When she suddenly disappears without saying goodbye, all Gary has to remember her...

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The secrets of Hartwood Hall by Katie Lumsden

The secrets of Hartwood Hall

Katie Lumsden

"It's 1852 and Margaret Lennox, a young widow, is offered a position as governess at Hartwood Hall. She quickly accepts, hoping this isolated country house will allow her to leave her past behind. Cut off from the village, Margaret soon starts to feel there's...

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Seven exes by Lucy Vine

Seven exes

Lucy Vine

"Esther's love life isn't living up to expectations and the apps just aren't. She feels unhinged and like she's bumbling into her 30s. Her friends - one happily single, the other solidly involved - think her disastrous love life is funny. But Esther is...

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Where ivy dares to grow by Marielle Thompson

Where ivy dares to grow

Marielle Thompson

"Travelling to be with her fiance's terminally ill mother in her last days, Saoirse Read expected her introduction to the family's ancestral home would be bittersweet. But the stark thrust of Langdon Hall against the cliff and the hundred darkened windows in...

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Woman up by Carrie Dunn

Woman up

Carrie Dunn

"With the triumph of England's Lionesses at Euro 2022, the women's game has been in the spotlight like never before, enjoying unprecedented media attention. But this is the result of decades of struggle to get women's football - banned by the English FA for...

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A little in love by Florence Keeling

A little in love

Florence Keeling

"The little village of Weddington is fast becoming the place to get married. With its stately home, castle and two churches it has something for everyone, and now, famous after appearing in huge romcom movie hit 'A Little In Love', it's hosting a monthly...

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Miss Morton and the spirits of the underworld by Catherine Lloyd

Miss Morton and the spirits of the underworld

Catherine Lloyd

"Lady Caroline is happy to be back amid the swirl of London society, guiding her employer's daughter, Dorothy Frogerton, through her first season. Mrs. Frogerton, meanwhile, finds her own diversions, including spiritualist gatherings at the home of Madam...

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Murder in Drury Lane by Vanessa Riley

Murder in Drury Lane

Vanessa Riley

"Pressed into a union of convenience, Lady Abigail Worthing knew better than to expect love. Her marriage to an absent lord does at least provide some comforts, including a box at the Drury Lane theatre. But on one particular June evening everything collides,...

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Nellie by Robert Wainwright

Nellie

Robert Wainwright

"Nellie Melba is remembered as a squarish, late middle-aged woman dressed in furs and large hats, an imperious Dame whose voice ruled the world for three decades and inspired a peach and raspberry dessert. But to succeed, she had to battle social expectations...

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Remember me by Mary Balogh

Remember me

Mary Balogh

"Philippa, elder daughter of the Earl of Stratton, grew up eagerly anticipating a glittering debut and a brilliant marriage. Then her brother caught their father out in a clandestine affair and denounced him publicly. The whole family was disgraced, and...

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Bridget's war by Shirley Mann

Bridget's war

Shirley Mann

"The Isle of Man, 1943. Manx born and bred, Bridget Harrison loves the island and knows every inch of it like the back of her hand. But that doesn't mean she wants to be there now, as World War II rages around the world. As a newly trained police officer,...

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Dear little corpses by Nicola Upson

Dear little corpses

Nicola Upson

"September, 1939. As the mass evacuation takes place across Britain, thousands of children leave London for the countryside, but when a little girl vanishes without trace, the reality of separation becomes more desperate and more deadly for those who love her....

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Droits of the crown by David Donachie

Droits of the crown

David Donachie

"When John Pearce is sent on a mission to collect fleeing members of the Corsican government, he seeks the aid of a local clan chief, inadvertently putting himself, his crew, and his rescued charges in jeopardy." -- Publisher.

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Exposed by Anna J. Stewart

Exposed

Anna J. Stewart

"Working as a Hollywood photographer means Riley Temple has seen it all. But then she finds herself staring at the chilling image of a dead woman. When her questions about the film lead to violence, she reluctantly turns to the only person who can help....

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Forever in the sunshine by Gary Morecambe

Forever in the sunshine

Gary Morecambe

"Morecambe and Wise - the most famous and best-loved British comedy double-act of all time. In this book, Eric Morecambe's son Gary sheds new light on the comic geniuses who became the nation's best friends. Gary reveals what it was like behind the scenes,...

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Give the devil his duke by Anna (Romance fiction writer) Bradley

Give the devil his duke

Anna (Romance fiction writer) Bradl...

"As far as London society knows, Giles Drew, the Duke of Basingstoke, is everything a proper aristocrat ought to be. But when a notorious scandal sheet publishes details of Giles's questionable bedroom antics, only one bride can salvage his reputation. Prim...

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All you ever wanted by Susan Elliot Wright

All you ever wanted

Susan Elliot Wright

"You are inside. With your husband and baby. Your life warm and calm and untroubled. I am outside. Alone. Looking in. Watching you. You have all I ever wanted. Now it's time for you to share." -- Publisher.

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Ana María and the fox by Liana De la Rosa

Ana María and the fox

Liana De la Rosa

"Ana María Luna Valdes has strived to be the perfect daughter, the perfect niece, and the perfect representative of the powerful Luna family. So when Ana María is secretly sent to London with her sisters to seek refuge from the French occupation of Mexico, she...

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The book-lovers' retreat by Heidi Swain

The book-lovers' retreat

Heidi Swain

"One long summer. One perfect setting. Can fiction inspire real life.? Sometimes a book grabs you by the heart and grows to mean everything to you. That's what Hope Falls is to friends Emily, Rachel and Tori. So, when they get the chance to spend a whole...

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A season of harvest by Lauraine Snelling

A season of harvest

Lauraine Snelling

"Larkspur Nielsen is determined to keep the family homestead running, even if she must do it alone. When she discovers that Isaac McTavish has feelings for her, she pushes him away to protect her heart. But how can she build the life she's always dreamed of...

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Anna O by Matthew (Author of Anna O) Blake

Anna O

Matthew (Author of Anna O) Blake

"What if your nightmares weren't really nightmares at all? We spend an average of 33 years of our lives asleep. But what really happens, and what are we capable of, when we sleep? Anna Ogilvy was a budding twenty-five-year-old writer with a bright future....

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Mrs. Quinn's rise to fame by Olivia Ford

Mrs. Quinn's rise to fame

Olivia Ford

"Nothing could be more out of character, but after 59 years of marriage, as her husband Bernard's health declines, and her friends' lives become focused on their grandchildren - which Jenny never had - Jenny decides she wants a little something for herself. So...

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Everyone on this train is a suspect by Benjamin Stevenson

Everyone on this train is a suspect

Benjamin Stevenson

"When the Australian Mystery Writers’ Society invited me to their crime-writing festival aboard the Ghan, the famous train between Darwin and Adelaide, I was hoping for some inspiration for my second book. Fiction, this time: I needed a break from real people...

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Missing persons by James Patterson

Missing persons

James Patterson

"In Afghanistan, a US pilot is shot down during a covert mission. In New York, a mother is forced to flee with her two young children. Finding the connection between the two will lead the Private team right into a deadly trap. A wealthy businessman...

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Fourteen days

Fourteen days

"Set in a Lower East Side tenement in the early days of the pandemic, Fourteen Days is a dazzling, heartwarming novel with an unusual twist: each character has been secretly written by a different, major literary voice - from Margaret Atwood and Douglas...

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All that glitters by Danielle Steel

All that glitters

Danielle Steel

"Coco Martin, the adored only child of wealthy parents, has lived a charmed existence in their beautiful Manhattan home, and summers in a fabulous Hamptons house. Despite her privileged upbringing, Coco's parents instilled in their daughter their own values of...

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The berry pickers by Amanda Peters

The berry pickers

Amanda Peters

"A four-year-old Mi'kmaq girl goes missing from the blueberry fields of Maine, sparking a tragic mystery that haunts the survivors, unravels a family, and will remain unsolved for nearly fifty years. July 1962. A Mi'kmaq family from Nova Scotia arrives in...

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The night island by Jayne Ann Krentz

The night island

Jayne Ann Krentz

"Talia March, Pallas Llewellyn, and Amelia Rivers, bonded by a night none of them can remember, are dedicated to uncovering the mystery of what really happened to them months ago--an experience that amplified innate psychic abilities in each of them. The women...

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Alone with you in the ether by Olivie Blake

Alone with you in the ether

Olivie Blake

"CHICAGO, SOMETIME-- Two people meet in the Art Institute by chance. Prior to their encounter, he is a doctoral student who manages his destructive thoughts with compulsive calculations about time travel; she is a bipolar counterfeit artist, undergoing...

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Wandering through life by Donna Leon

Wandering through life

Donna Leon

"The internationally bestselling author of the Guido Brunetti mysteries tells her own adventurous life story as she enters her eighties In a series of vignettes full of affection, irony, and good humor, Donna Leon narrates a remarkable life she feels has...

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What you are looking for is in the library by Michiko Aoyama

What you are looking for is in the library

Michiko Aoyama

"For fans of Before the Coffee Gets Cold, a charming, internationally bestselling Japanese novel about how the perfect book recommendation can change a readers' life. What are you looking for? So asks Tokyo's most enigmatic librarian. For Sayuri Komachi is...

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Sword catcher by Cassandra Clare

Sword catcher

Cassandra Clare

"In the vibrant city-state of Castellane, the richest of nobles and the most debauched of criminals have one thing in common: the constant search for wealth, power, and the next hedonistic thrill. Kel is an orphan, stolen from the life he knew to become the...

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With love from Wish & Co by Minnie Darke

With love from Wish & Co

Minnie Darke

"Marnie Fairchild is the brains and talent behind Wish & Co, a boutique store that offers a bespoke gift-buying service to wealthy clients with complicated lives. Brian Charlesworth is Marnie's most prized customer, and today she's wrapping the perfect...

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Perfect-ish by Jessica Seaborn

Perfect-ish

Jessica Seaborn

"On the cusp of turning thirty, Prue feels like everyone else is living their best life. Her friends are boasting about everything from their wellness achievements and exciting travel plans to their romantic relationships and newborn babies. Prue, on the other...

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I don't by Clementine Ford

I don't

Clementine Ford

"I want this book to end marriages. But more importantly, I want it to prevent marriages. Women are allowed to aspire to more than what we've been told we should want in order to be happy. Let yourself have a bigger dream than becoming the supporting role in...

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Lies my mirror told me by Wendy Harmer

Lies my mirror told me

Wendy Harmer

"Wendy Harmer has had an extraordinary life. From being born with a severe facial deformity, to performing as a stand-up comedian, a national television host and then the highest paid woman in the cut-throat world of Sydney FM radio ... Wendy's tale of...

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Doppelganger by Naomi Klein

Doppelganger

Naomi Klein

"What if you woke up one morning and found you'd acquired another self--a double who was almost you and yet not you at all? What if that double shared many of your preoccupations but, in a twisted, upside-down way, furthered the very causes you'd devoted your...

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Voices in the dark by Fleur McDonald

Voices in the dark

Fleur McDonald

"When Sassi Stapleton receives a middle-of-the-night phone call to tell her that her beloved grandmother is unwell, she quickly puts her job on hold, packs her ute and sets off on the long drive home, knowing her grandfather will need her. Less than an hour...

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The in-between by Christos Tsiolkas

The in-between

Christos Tsiolkas

"A compelling contemporary love story between two middle-aged men, told with grace, heart and wisdom. No life is simple, and no life is without sorrow. No life is perfect. Two middle-aged men meet on an internet date. Each has been scarred by a previous...

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Black sheep by Judy Nunn

Black sheep

Judy Nunn

"George Wakefield arrived in Australia in 1878 with a 3-year-old boy James. Orphaned at sixteen, James Wakefield was determined to be a gun shearer like his father. Now he's killed twice, changed his name, and is on the run from the law. He had his reasons for...

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Fanatic heart by Thomas Keneally

Fanatic heart

Thomas Keneally

"John Mitchel, Irishman, lawyer, journalist, activist and politician, is a complex character. Charged with treason in Ireland and tried by an English judge he was snuck off mainland Ireland on the day he was charged to avoid a breakout and rebellion. He was...

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When life sucks by Jo Prendergast

When life sucks

Jo Prendergast

"An essential guide to supporting your teen's mental health. As a parent and psychiatrist, Dr Jo knows how hard it can be - especially if a teen communicates only in eye rolls and grunts! Covering everything from anxiety, depression, trauma and eating...

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The drowning by Bryan Brown

The drowning

Bryan Brown

"The body of a local teenage boy is found on the beach of a sleepy northern New South Wales town. David went for an evening swim and got into trouble ... at least, that's what it looks like. Three weeks before, Leila, a young backpacker, didn't turn up for her...

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His assistant's New York awakening by Emmy Grayson

His assistant's New York awakening

Emmy Grayson

The one woman he wants is utterly off-limits! Temporary assistant Evolet Grey has precisely the skills and experience to help Damon Bradford win the biggest contract in his company's history. But she's also maddeningly attractive, and testing the iron grip the...

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Pregnant and stolen by the tycoon by Maya Blake

Pregnant and stolen by the tycoon

Maya Blake

A proposal, a pregnancy, and a paradise island. Tech genius Genie Merchant will only sell the algorithm she's spent years perfecting to a worthy buyer. When notorious Severino Valente makes an offer, their off-the-charts chemistry means she'll entertain it......

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The Christmas the Greek claimed her by Milly Adams

The Christmas the Greek claimed her

Milly Adams

Her fairy tale future doesn't include a husband! When Maren Hargreave wins a castle and a crown in a poker game, she also unknowingly marries billionaire Acastus Diakos. Their union finally heals the wound her family inflicted on his generations before, but...

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Hired for the billionaire's secret son by Joss Wood

Hired for the billionaire's secret son

Joss Wood

Her job is temporary... but is their connection? This summer in Denmark will be Olivia Cooper's last as a nanny. She knows that she can't allow herself to get attached to single father Bo Sørenson-or his baby son. Her impending departure should make it easier...

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Christmas baby with her ultra-rich boss by Michelle Smart

Christmas baby with her ultra-rich boss

Michelle Smart

Her Christmas baby revelation Ice hotel manager Lena Weir's job means the world to her. So succumbing to temptation for one earth-shattering night with her super-rich boss Konstantinos Siopis was recklessbut oh-so-irresistible. Only their passion has left her...

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Twelve nights in the prince's bed by Clare (Romance novelist) author. Connelly

Twelve nights in the prince's bed

Clare (Romance novelist) author. Co...

Unwrapped by the future King! When photos of a forbidden tryst between Poppy Henderson and her best friend's brother Prince Adrastos are sold to the press, they must convince the world that they are together! Being Adrastos's fake girlfriend for Christmas...

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Contracted as the Italian's bride by Julia (Romance fiction writer) author. James

Contracted as the Italian's bride

Julia (Romance fiction writer) author....

Tempted by her convenient husband. Becoming Italian billionaire Dante Cavelli's convenient bride so that he can inherit his family's company is the answer to waitress Connie Weston's financial troubles. For the first time she can afford to focus on herself....

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