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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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Secrets and sins by Lizzie Lane

Secrets and sins

Lizzie Lane

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1913 Lydia Miller, daughter of a German doctor, is training to become a nurse when she first meets debonair Robert Ravening, the nephew of a Lord and a keen aviator and promptly falls in love. When the Great War begins in 1914, Robert enlists with the...

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The Carmarthen murders by John (Fiction writer) author. Nicholl

The Carmarthen murders

John (Fiction writer) author. Nicho...

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One missing girl. Five bodies. Time is running out. When nineteen-year-old university student Emma goes missing, Detective Inspector Gareth Gravel is called in. But what is a simple missing person case soon turns into something much darker as Gravel'...

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The variety girls by Tracy Baines

The variety girls

Tracy Baines

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A brand new series full of friendship, singing and laughter as war looms... Cleethorpes 1939. With the country teetering on the brink of war everyone faces an uncertain future. Destitute after the tragic death of her father, aspiring singer Jessie Delaney...

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How to save a life by Clare Swatman

How to save a life

Clare Swatman

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One night in December, twenty-two year old Ted Green makes his way to Waterloo Bridge determined to end his life. Lonely, despairing and utterly hopeless, it seems the only choice to make. That same night in December, Marianne Cooper is running away from...

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Christmas miracles at the little log cabin by Helen J. author. Rolfe

Christmas miracles at the little log cabin

Helen J. author. Rolfe

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Do you believe in Christmas miracles? Holly is looking for a change. There has to be more to life than the long hours she works as an editor in New York City, despite what everyone says. What she doesn't expect when she leaves the city behind is to meet...

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The missing girls of Alardyce House by Heather Atkinson

The missing girls of Alardyce House

Heather Atkinson

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Edinburgh 1880. When Amy Osbourne's parents are lost at sea, she is forced to leave her London home and is sent to live with her aunt and uncle at the opposite end of the country. Alardyce House is depressing and dreary, her aunt haughty and cruel. Amy...

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Coronation wives by Lizzie Lane

Coronation wives

Lizzie Lane

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It's 1953. Coronation Year. While Bristol is still recovering from the aftermath of the war, three very different women are counting the cost. Polly longs for an easier, more glamorous life, but with her irrepressible young daughter and her charming -...

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A wartime wife by Lizzie Lane

A wartime wife

Lizzie Lane

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Trapped in a marriage to the wrong man... Struggling to make ends meet, Mary Anne Randall is offered no help by her drunk and abusive husband. A pawnbroking business run from the wash house at the back of her home is the only way she can hope to keep...

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Chasing dreams at Hedgehog Hollow by Jessica Redland

Chasing dreams at Hedgehog Hollow

Jessica Redland

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Samantha has a secret. Returning home from her dream honeymoon to the normality of running her beloved Hedgehog Hollow rescue centre, she's ready for the next chapter of her life with Josh. Or is she? Samantha is hiding something which could forever change...

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You only live once by Maxine Morrey

You only live once

Maxine Morrey

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When Lily's husband dies, she moves to the edge of a tiny village, settling into a solitary life, her only real company her brother and his family. A quiet life becomes her safe space, with no risk of getting hurt. When her brother offers her spare room...

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Who do you think you are Maggie Pink? by Janet Hoggarth

Who do you think you are Maggie Pink?

Janet Hoggarth

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Maggie is a mother to a stroppy teenager, a wife to a befuddled husband, and a daughter to two very different women. She has always known she's adopted, but has she ever understood what that means? Not really. Following the death of her mother, Maggie...

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The chase by Evie Hunter

The chase

Evie Hunter

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When stable girl, Farah Ash, is sacked from her job, her only concern is the beloved horses she cares for. Farah suspects foul play and is determined to expose the secrets and lies she's uncovered - no matter what. Self-made millionaire, Isaac Fernan...

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A harvest murder by Frances Evesham

A harvest murder

Frances Evesham

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One unexplained disappearance is strange, but two are sinister. In Lower Hembrow, an idyllic village nestled beneath Ham Hill in Somerset, the villagers are preparing to enjoy the autumn traditions of the rural English countryside until Joe Trevillion,...

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The moorland murderers by Michael Jecks

The moorland murderers

Michael Jecks

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"July, 1556. En route to France and escape from Queen Mary's men, Jack Blackjack decides to spend the night at a Devon tavern, agrees to a game of dice - and ends up accused of murder. To make matters worse, the dead man turns out to have been the leader...

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Dark queen watching by P. C. Doherty

Dark queen watching

P. C. Doherty

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"November, 1471. With Edward of York on the English throne and her son, Henry Tudor, in exile in Brittany, the newly-widowed Margaret Beaufort, Countess of Richmond, is alone, without protectors. All she can do is wait and watch, planning for a time when...

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The Drummers by Tricia Fields

The Drummers

Tricia Fields

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"The residents of the small town of Artemis are suspicious when a community called The Drummers moves into a local abandoned church. Their leader, Gideon, claims their aim is simple: to live peacefully off the grid without government interference. But...

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Gun law at Laramie by Allan Vaughan Elston

Gun law at Laramie

Allan Vaughan Elston

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"Danny Logan was a young man with only one thing on his mind--revenge! Ten years earlier he and his father had ridden into a wild, untamed Laramie, and inside of a week his father was dead, murdered by the outlaw Moyer gang. Danny had lived to see a ...

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Ride for justice, ride for revenge by James J. Griffin

Ride for justice, ride for revenge

James J. Griffin

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"Texas Ranger Lieutenant Luke Caldwell is leading a detachment of Rangers when they are ambushed by an outlaw gang. After a hard-fought battle, the Rangers defeat the gang, but at the price of several dead and wounded. Among the most severely hurt is...

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Killer research by Jenn McKinlay

Killer research

Jenn McKinlay

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"Spring is livening up Briar Creek after a long, cold winter, and newlyweds Lindsey and Sully could not be happier. Even though the upcoming mayoral election is getting heated, everything else in town is coming up daffodils . . . until a body is found....

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The last grand duchess by Bryn Turnbull

The last grand duchess

Bryn Turnbull

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"Grand Duchess Olga Romanov comes of age amid a shifting tide for the great dynasties of Europe. But even as unrest simmers in the capital, Olga is content to live within the confines of the sheltered life her parents have built for her and her three...

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Man of clay by Alan Derosby

Man of clay

Alan Derosby

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"1940s Germany: Karl Auerbach escapes Buchenwald concentration camp. Ashamed of the truth of how he fled, Karl vows never to speak of the memories of his imprisonment. Present Day Rhode Island: When Karl's grandson, Zachariah, is faced with prejudice...

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Murder at Queen's Landing by Andrea Penrose

Murder at Queen's Landing

Andrea Penrose

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"The murder of a shipping clerk . . . the strange disappearance of trusted friends . . . rumors of corruption within the powerful East India Company . . . all add up to a thrillingly dark mystery . . . When Lady Cordelia, a brilliant mathematician, and...

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Song of the gun by Dudley Dean

Song of the gun

Dudley Dean

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"Carse Boling and Martin "Stag" Staggart were partners in the Coffin cattle spread, the most successful in the area. Carse ruled the land with his fists and his streaking gun hand. Stag was the businessman, when he was sober enough, and the husband of...

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Summer love by Nancy Thayer

Summer love

Nancy Thayer

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"When four strangers rent bargain-basement rooms in an old hotel near the beach, they embark on the summer of their lives. First there's Ariel Spencer, who has big dreams of becoming a writer and is looking for inspiration in Nantucket's high society....

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Cold snap by Marc Cameron

Cold snap

Marc Cameron

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"After an early spring thaw on the Alaskan coast, Anchorage police discover a gruesome new piece of evidence in their search for a serial killer: a dismembered human foot. In Kincaid Park, a man is arrested for attacking a female jogger. Investigators...

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Summer at the Cape by RaeAnne Thayne

Summer at the Cape

RaeAnne Thayne

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"As the older sibling to identical twins Violet and Lily, Cami Porter was always the odd sister out. The divide grew even wider when their parents split up--while the twins stayed in Cape Sanctuary with their free-spirited mother, Rosemary, fourteen-...

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Marrying the ketchups by Jennifer Close

Marrying the ketchups

Jennifer Close

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"An irresistible comedy of manners about three generations of a Chicago restaurant family and the private jokes, ancient grudges, broken hearts, and deep, abiding love that feeds them all. Here are the three things the Sullivan family knows to be true:...

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To marry and to meddle by Martha Waters

To marry and to meddle

Martha Waters

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"Lady Emily Turner has been a debutante for six seasons now and should have long settled into a suitable marriage. However, due to her father's large debts, her only suitor is the persistent and odious owner of her father's favorite gambling house. M...

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Mulberry Hollow by Denise Hunter

Mulberry Hollow

Denise Hunter

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"Contractor Wes Mathews is hiking the Appalachian Trail in honor of his recently deceased best friend when he falls terribly ill. He stumbles into Riverbend Gap, the nearest town, and finds himself indebted to the doctor who owns the clinic. In lieu ...

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What matters most by Courtney Walsh

What matters most

Courtney Walsh

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"When a photojournalist who feels responsible for the death of five American soldiers in Afghanistan travels to Nantucket to seek absolution from Emma Sutton, the widow of one of the men, he inadvertently strikes up a friendship with her that slowly ...

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Dark angel by Brian Andrews

Dark angel

Brian Andrews

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"Former Navy SEAL Jedidiah Johnson returns to Nashville ready to begin his training with the elite warriors known as the Shepherds. He thinks he knows what to expect when he arrives on the sprawling, state-of-the-art facility but quickly realizes he'll...

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The Baxters by Karen Kingsbury

The Baxters

Karen Kingsbury

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"A terrible storm builds in the morning sky over Bloomington, Indiana, as Elizabeth Baxter prepares to celebrate her daughter Kari's wedding to Tim Jacobs. Elizabeth can't shake a growing sense that something bad is about to happen. In the midst of the...

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The runaway by Nicholas Petrie

The runaway

Nicholas Petrie

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"When Peter Ash rescues a stranded woman, he finds she's in far deeper trouble than he could ever imagine in the powerful new thriller in this bestselling and award-winning series. "Explosive and engaging! Fasten your seat belt, this is going to be a...

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Country born by Linda Lael Miller

Country born

Linda Lael Miller

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"Rancher and military veteran J.P. McCall loves simple pleasures. But ever since his two closest friends have married and started families of their own, J.P. realizes what he's been missing. And then Sara Worth comes crashing back into his life. Single...

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The lifeguards by Amanda Eyre Ward

The lifeguards

Amanda Eyre Ward

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"The bonds between three picture-perfect, viciously protective mothers are tested when their sons uncover a horrible crime. In Austin's Zilker Park, vigilance and money are enough to keep one insulated from the world's problems and inconveniences. Here,...

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Robert B. Parker's Revenge tour by Mike Lupica

Robert B. Parker's Revenge tour

Mike Lupica

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"Melanie Joan Hall is back in Boston, riding high, refusing to have Sunny and Rosie move out. She has a Netflix series about to start shooting in Boston, based on her wildly popular new series of books for girls. Then it turns out that most of her fortune...

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Harrow by Joy Williams

Harrow

Joy Williams

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"In her first novel since The Quick and the Dead, the legendary writer takes us into an uncertain landscape after the environmental apocalypse, a world in which only the man-made has value, but some still wish to salvage the authentic. Once nature as...

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Marion Lane and the deadly rose by T. A. Willberg

Marion Lane and the deadly rose

T. A. Willberg

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"It's 1959 and a new killer haunts the streets of London, having baffled Scotland Yard. The newspapers call him The Florist because of the rose he brands on his victims. The police have turned yet again to the Inquirers at Miss Brickett's for assistance,...

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Take my hand by Dolen Perkins-Valdez

Take my hand

Dolen Perkins-Valdez

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"Inspired by true events that rocked the nation, a profoundly moving novel about a Black nurse in post-segregation Alabama who blows the whistle on a terrible wrong done to her patients, from the New York Times bestselling author of Wench. Montgomery,...

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The last house on the street by Diane Chamberlain

The last house on the street

Diane Chamberlain

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"1965 Growing up in the well-to-do town of Round Hill, North Carolina, Ellie Hockley was raised to be a certain type of proper Southern lady. Enrolled in college and all but engaged to a bank manager, Ellie isn't as committed to her expected future as...

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The cat who saved books by Sōsuke Natsukawa

The cat who saved books

Sōsuke Natsukawa

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From the #1 bestselling author in Japan comes a celebration of books, cats, and the people who love them, infused with the heartwarming spirit of The Guest Cat and The Travelling Cat Chronicles. Bookish high school student Rintaro Natsuki is about to...

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The Paris bookseller by Kerri Maher

The Paris bookseller

Kerri Maher

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"The dramatic story of how a humble bookseller fought against incredible odds to bring one of the most important books of the 20th century to the world in this new novel from the author of The Girl in White Gloves. When bookish young American Sylvia ...

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Book lovers by Emily Henry

Book lovers

Emily Henry

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"The only people Nora Stephens is a heroine for are her clients, for whom she lands enormous deals as a cutthroat literary agent, and her sister Libby. Which is why she agrees to go to North Carolina when Libby begs her for a sisters' trip away--with...

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Foothills field search by Maggie (Erotic romance writer) author. Wells

Foothills field search

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An officer and his K-9 Stand between a mother and her worst nightmare... When two kids are kidnapped from plain sight, Officer Brady Nichols and his intrepid canine, Winnie, spring into action. Single mother Cassie Whitaker thought she'd left big-city...

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Boyfriend lessons by Sophia Singh Sasson

Boyfriend lessons

Sophia Singh Sasson

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Her cardinal rule for learning the ropes of romance? Don't fall for the teacher! Shy Lone Star heiress Caitlyn Lattimore is eager to ditch her wallflower status. So when her best friend playfully suggests she practice dating, Caitlyn goes one further....

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The secret heir returns by Joss Wood

The secret heir returns

Joss Wood

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Will a surprise inheritance lead to not one but two found families for this secret son? Rejected by his birth family, author and finance whiz Sutton Marchant made his own way in the world. Now he's back to fulfill the terms of his birth father's will,...

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The Highlander's tactical marriage by Jenni Fletcher

The Highlander's tactical marriage

Jenni Fletcher

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A strategic marriage... with his runaway bride! Part of Highland Alliances: Coira Barron is the last woman Fergus MacMillan would choose to marry - he's never forgiven her for running away with another man on the eve of their wedding six years ago. Now...

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A laird for the governess by Catherine Tinley

A laird for the governess

Catherine Tinley

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A penniless governess And the dour Laird of Ardmore In this Lairds of the Isles story Lydia Farnham must travel to a remote Scottish island to work for widower Alasdair MacDonald, who doesn't trust her or her unconventional teaching methods! Yet as h...

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To wed a viking warrior by Michelle Styles

To wed a viking warrior

Michelle Styles

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A convenient marriage Could save them both... Battle-weary Viking Lord Hafual plans to tend his lands, raise his son and recover from the traumatic death of his wife. So nobody is more surprised than him when his neighbour, Lady Elene, publicly announces...

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The marquess of Yew Park House by Lotte R. author. James

The marquess of Yew Park House

Lotte R. author. James

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A brooding marquess. And a mysterious widow. On the outside, Henry Spencer, Marquess of Clairborne, has it all: title, fortune and dashing good looks. But inside he's haunted by nightmares. Seeking sanctuary at his Scottish estate, he finds his peace...

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Sticking to her guns by B. J. author. Daniels

Sticking to her guns

B. J. author. Daniels

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If this marriage happens. It'll be over someone's dead body Tommy Colt is stunned when his childhood best friend - and love - Bella Worthington abruptly announces she's engaged to their old-time nemesis! Knowing her better than anyone, Tommy's convinced...

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The cost of their royal fling by Lucy Monroe

The cost of their royal fling

Lucy Monroe

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The only man to tempt her? A prince! Jenna Beals has put love to one side and worked hard to achieve her dream career as a fashion journalist. So when she's catapulted into an incendiary fling with gorgeous Prince Dimitri she knows it has an expiration...

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Bound by her rival's baby by Maya Blake

Bound by her rival's baby

Maya Blake

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A forbidden night... A baby bombshell! Atu Quayson is the rebel in a family that exudes power and influence. Unexpectedly pulled back into the Quayson empire, Atu must persuade Amelie Hayford, daughter of his father's fiercest rival, to sell her family's...

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The Italian's runaway Cinderella by Louise (Romance author) author. Fuller

The Italian's runaway Cinderella

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She's saved from ruin... And plunged into temptation? Talitha St Croix Hamilton's disappearance from his life has haunted billionaire Dante King. But now he has a chance to put their relationship on a fresh footing - by hiring her to curate his new a...

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The billionaire's last-minute marriage by Amanda Cinelli

The billionaire's last-minute marriage

Amanda Cinelli

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From personal assistant... to stand-in bride! To inherit his birthright, Greek CEO Xander Mytikas needs to marry before his half-brothers. With his first bride stolen at the altar, he needs a replacement - fast! And only the woman he holds responsible...

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A deal for the tycoon's diamonds by Emmy Grayson

A deal for the tycoon's diamonds

Emmy Grayson

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Scandalous front-page news... Or a real-life fairy tale? Aspiring fashion designer Anna Vega has spent years healing from her former best friend Antonio Cabrera's rejection. She's mortified to literally fall into the billionaire's arms and spark head...

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The earl's inconvenient houseguest by Virginia Heath

The earl's inconvenient houseguest

Virginia Heath

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The Earl she loved to hate... until she stayed in his mansion! A Very Village Scandal story: Sophie Gilbert has thwarted the standoffish new Earl's plans to sell his country estate and the quaint village which forms part of it. But when disaster strikes...

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Second chance with his Cinderella by Kandy Shepherd

Second chance with his Cinderella

Kandy Shepherd

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When taking a risk... is worth the wait! Life hasn't been too kind to billionaire Sebastian Delfont, or to the intriguing woman he's hired to organise his mansion in London's prestigious Chelsea. Kitty Clements might be cautious, and closed to love, yet...

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Baby surprise for the millionaire by Ruby Basu

Baby surprise for the millionaire

Ruby Basu

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The consequence... of their Maltese nights! Hotel tycoon Nathan Haynes isn't just Saira Dey's first love... he's her best friend's brother! So a reunion at his sister's engagement party is unavoidable. If only it didn't lead to another reunion! Saira...

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Finding fortune's secret by Allison Leigh

Finding fortune's secret

Allison Leigh

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"We need to get married." Stefan Mendoza has found Justine Maloney in Texas more than a year after their whirlwind Miami romance. Now that he's learned he's a father, he wants to "do the right thing." But for Justine, a child of divorce, marriage without...

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Forbidden to the powerful Greek by Carol Marinelli

Forbidden to the powerful Greek

Carol Marinelli

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The Greek's rule: She needs to make the first move... The secret to Galen Pallas's success is his laser-sharp focus. And young widow Roula Drakos is disruption personified! Most disruptive of all is their smouldering attraction - which he can't act on...

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Consequences of their wedding charade by Cathy Williams

Consequences of their wedding charade

Cathy Williams

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The deal: a date with the tycoon. The consequence: her nine-month secret! One flash of Curtis Hamilton's mesmerising smile and Jess Carr's traitorous body overrules her sensible head. What is she thinking, agreeing to accompany the notorious playboy to...

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The innocent's one-night proposal by Jackie Ashenden

The innocent's one-night proposal

Jackie Ashenden

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The virgin's request... is even more outrageous than the billionaire! As she steps into Castor Xenakis's mansion, it's clear Glory Albright is completely out of her depth. Yet, if she's to fund her sister's urgent medical treatment, she can't fail. Glory...

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Their reunion to remember by Tina Beckett

Their reunion to remember

Tina Beckett

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Then: an almost happy-ever-after Now: a second chance? In this Nashville ER story, surgeon Lia Costa has spent a lifetime trying to blend into the background. So when Dr Micah Corday picks her out of a busy concert crowd on Valentine's Day she can't ...

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From Florida fling to forever by Susan Carlisle

From Florida fling to forever

Susan Carlisle

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Rule number one: Forget their fling. If only it was that easy! Pioneering transplant surgeon Lily Evans is always cool under pressure. So why does the idea of working with ex-fling Max James have her so hot under the collar? Max is just passing throu...

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Secret from their LA night by Julie Danvers

Secret from their LA night

Julie Danvers

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It started with one night... and led to a nine-month secret! Dr Emily Archer would rather be anywhere than Los Angeles! Arriving to offer her sports medicine expertise to an international dance team, she's immediately confronted by memories of her tu...

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Redeemed by her midsummer kiss by Liz Fielding

Redeemed by her midsummer kiss

Liz Fielding

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An escape to the country. A kiss to reawaken them both... Honeysuckle Rose finds much-needed solace in her great-aunt's garden. But her peace is threatened by distracting and brooding neighbour Lucien Grey. Once a high-flying news reporter, Lucien has...

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One week in Venice with the CEO by Kate Hardy

One week in Venice with the CEO

Kate Hardy

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One week to save her palazzo... and heal her heart Penniless Contessa Serafina Ardizzone needs to rebuild her family's crumbling palazzo in Venice, and she has just one week to persuade handsome CEO Gianni Leto to help! Neither is looking for anything...

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The long weekend by Fiona (Romance fiction writer) author. Palmer

The long weekend

Fiona (Romance fiction writer) author....

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Coming together for a writing workshop with bestselling author Jan Goldstein, four strangers converge upon a luxury forest retreat. But along with their notepads and laptops, each of the participants has brought some emotional baggage. Beth is a solo...

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Addressed to Greta by Fiona Sussman

Addressed to Greta

Fiona Sussman

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Greta Jellings blushes and bumbles her way through her carefully ordered existence, forever constrained by what her mother would have said and done. NO EXPECTATION, NO DISAPPOINTMENT was one of her mother's mantras, and it has served Greta well too. But...

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Marriage miracle in emergency by Scarlet Wilson

Marriage miracle in emergency

Scarlet Wilson

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Is this a marriage... that's meant to be? The last person Iris expects as the new temporary consultant in her Dublin A&E department is her ex-husband Lachlan! It's been eight years since their whirlwind marriage ended, after the heartbreaking discovery...

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Taking a chance on the best man by Fiona McArthur

Taking a chance on the best man

Fiona McArthur

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Love was off-limits. Then she met the best man! Former midwife Isabel is always the bridesmaid, never the bride, and she hasn't counted on best man Domenico bursting into her life! Years ago Isabel firmly shut the door to love. Now doctor Dom is starting...

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New Year kiss with his cinderella by Annie (Romance fiction writer) author. O'Neil

New Year kiss with his cinderella

Annie (Romance fiction writer) author....

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From a midnight kiss... to a reunion in ER! In this Nashville ER story, when Dr Carter Booth shares a New Year's kiss with a captivating stranger he doesn't expect a reunion. Until he walks into Saint Dolores' ER the very next day and discovers she's...

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A time to remember by Josephine Cox

A time to remember

Josephine Cox

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Maureen Bancroft has never learned the art of putting herself first. As a widow with a gentle temperament and humble ways, she's been easy to take advantage of. All that changes when an unexpected windfall comes her way. Determined to make up for lost...

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Letting in the light by Charlotte Betts

Letting in the light

Charlotte Betts

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Cornwall, 1914. Edith Fairchild's good-for-nothing husband, Benedict, deserted her when their children were babies. Now the children are almost adult, Edith and Pascal, her faithful lover of two decades, are planning to leave their beloved Spindrift ...

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The perils of Polly by Sally Quilford

The perils of Polly

Sally Quilford

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Just as war is threatening in 1939, Dr Lena Turner's grandmother asks her to find Polly, her friend from fifty years ago. Lena finds herself in Cariastan, where she meets handsome Gregori, grandson of the Countess for whom Polly had been a lady's maid....

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Wrong paths by Gail Richards

Wrong paths

Gail Richards

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Nicola hasn't always chosen the right path. But now, having left her job and her last boyfriend, she's trying to get back on track. Scraping the gorgeous Joel Walker's car in a country lane isn't a great start, though! As she gets drawn into his life,...

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This is the night they come for you by Robert Goddard

This is the night they come for you

Robert Goddard

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On a stifling afternoon at Police HQ in Algiers, Superintendent Taleb, coasting towards retirement, is handed a ticking time bomb of a case which will take him deep into Algeria's troubled past and its fraught relationship with France. To his dismay,...

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Crows Creek by John E. author. Vale

Crows Creek

John E. author. Vale

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The nephew of President Hayes has been murdered in Crows Creek, so he orders the governor to hire a marshal - someone with a proven track record for solving crimes. Unfortunately, what he gets is Daniel Wheetman, an Englishman with no experience of the...

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Tears of the buffalo by Paul (Western fiction writer) author. Bedford

Tears of the buffalo

Paul (Western fiction writer) author....

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The days of slaughtering buffalo are meant to be over, with so pitifully few of them remaining. But with top dollar on offer for their severed heads as trophies, some hunters just can't resist. In Yellowstone Park, Captain Moses Harris and his company...

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The legend of Keane O'Leary by P. author. McCormac

The legend of Keane O'Leary

P. author. McCormac

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Outlaw chief Keane O'Leary decides it's time to retire from a life of banditry, unaware that he is about to unleash a violent sequence of events. His three daughters are the heirs to his empire of crime - and hell hath no fury like a woman who covets...

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Her heart to win by Jasmina M. author. Svenne

Her heart to win

Jasmina M. author. Svenne

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When the rakishly handsome Jem Hale impudently accosts the demure schoolteacher Marianne in the street, little do either of them know what dramatic repercussions their meeting - and a drunken bet among Jem and his acquaintances - will have on their lives....

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Stepping up by Sarah Turner

Stepping up

Sarah Turner

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Beth has never stuck at anything. She's quit more jobs and relationships than she can remember. Its not that she hasn't TRIED to grow up; it's just that the only commitment she's held down so far is Friday drinks at the village pub. Then, in the space...

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Last man standing by Stephen Leather

Last man standing

Stephen Leather

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Friendships forged in the heat of combat can be stronger than anything. So when SAS trooper Matt Standing is told that the former Navy SEAL who saved his life is in trouble, he doesn't hesitate to go to his aid - even if that means flying half way around...

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Wake by Shelley Burr

Wake

Shelley Burr

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Mina McCreery's sister Evelyn disappeared nineteen years ago. Her life since has been defined by the intense public interest in the case. Now an anxious and reclusive adult, she lives alone on her family's destocked sheep farm. When Lane, a private.....

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Lying beside you by Michael Robotham

Lying beside you

Michael Robotham

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Twenty years ago, Cyrus Haven's family was murdered. Only he and his brother survived. Cyrus: because he hid. Elias: because he was the killer. Now Elias is being released from a secure psychiatric hospital, and Cyrus, a forensic psychologist, must decide...

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Blackberry way by Emma (Novelist) author. Davies

Blackberry way

Emma (Novelist) author. Davies

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Nobody knows the lanes and fields around Much Marlowes like forager Laura Ashcombe does. As autumn settles in, her kitchen is filled with tempting truffles and the heady perfume of quinces. Laura can go for days without seeing a soul - and that's just...

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Bad name drifter by Frank Callan

Bad name drifter

Frank Callan

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Dalton, Kansas is a town split in two: north of the railroad line, life is decent and ordered; on the south side, cowboys raise hell and the riff-raff of the world frequent the streets. Into this place comes Wes Galway, a former Union soldier. Wes wants...

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The ferryman's daughter by Juliet Greenwood

The ferryman's daughter

Juliet Greenwood

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1908. Hester always loved her mother best, her father had always been a hard man to like, spending more time (and money) in the local than with his family. After her mothers sudden death, followed by an injury forcing her father to give up his job as...

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The orphan's gift by Anne Baker

The orphan's gift

Anne Baker

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Aimee Kendrick is no stranger to heartache. Having lost her father during the Great War and her mother, a famous French Impressionist painter, in a tragic accident, Aimee is brought up by her troubled grandparents on the banks of the River Mersey. She...

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Secrets and promises by Rosie Hendry

Secrets and promises

Rosie Hendry

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1944. With deadly doodlebugs terrorising London, Bessie Rushbrook agrees to give shelter to eight-year-old evacuee, Marigold, in her Norfolk home. However, the little girl is no stranger, and Bessie must honour the promise she gave to Marigold's mother,...

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Little drummer by Kjell Ola Dahl

Little drummer

Kjell Ola Dahl

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When a woman is found dead in her car in a Norwegian parking garage, everyone suspects an overdose... until a forensics report indicates that she was murdered. Oslo Detectives Frolich and Gunnarstranda discover that the victim's Kenyan scientist boyfriend...

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A simple wish by Rosie Goodwin

A simple wish

Rosie Goodwin

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1885. Ruby Carter works hard in her parents' bakery. Whilst life isn't easy, she's happy enough - her gentle mother protects young Ruby from her cruel father, and loves her unconditionally. So when her mother falls seriously ill, Ruby is heartbroken....

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A valley secret by Anna Jacobs

A valley secret

Anna Jacobs

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Lancashire, 1930s. When her mother dies, leaving her an old sewing box and a clue to her father's identity, 22-year-old Maisie Bassett is determined to make a fresh start. Changing her name and moving to the small town of Rivenshaw, she finds a respectable...

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The Woolworths Saturday girls by Elaine Everest

The Woolworths Saturday girls

Elaine Everest

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1950. The Second World War is over and life has moved on for the Woolworths girls, Sarah, Maisie and Freda. In a new world, these women have high expectations of their daughters, wanting them to seize opportunities they didn't have themselves. Ready to...

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Little Woodford by Catherine Jones

Little Woodford

Catherine Jones

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"Little Woodford is a quintessential English market town, with charming high street shops, allotments and thriving pubs. A young widow and her children arrive from London after buying the huge, rambling Victorian mansion called the Beeches. Bex Millar...

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An orphan's courage by Cathy (Domestic fiction writer) Sharp

An orphan's courage

Cathy (Domestic fiction writer) Sha...

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"St Saviours children's home in London's East End has provided a safe refuge for local children for decades and Sister Beatrice and her team are as busy as ever. New staff member Jinny is glad to escape the lewd advances of her drunken and slovenly m...

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Ten Bells Street by Mary Collins

Ten Bells Street

Mary Collins

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"The East End of London, 1930. Work is scarce, food is in short supply and there is political unrest on the streets. But in the face of all this hardship, there's always friendship. Becky, Bernie and Rose - three best friends from very different backgrounds...

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Women of the dunes by Sarah Maine

Women of the dunes

Sarah Maine

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"A rich, atmospheric tale set in Ullaness on the sea-lashed coast of west Scotland, in which the lives of three women weave together after a body is discovered in the dunes. Libby Snow has always felt the pull of Ullaness, a lush Scottish island enshrouded...

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A simple singing by Leslie Gould

A simple singing

Leslie Gould

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"When a Mennonite farmhand, Gordon Martin, shows interest in Amish Marie Bachmann, she can't help but be flattered. But her mother sends her off to Florida, where she begins spending time with bad-boy Eli Jacob, the bishop's son from back home. When ...

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