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The trip by Phoebe Ann Morgan

The trip

Phoebe Ann Morgan

Four friends on the holiday of a lifetime. Until a vicious murder shatters their paradise. Four friends who'd do anything for each other, until now. Only one of them committed a crime. But all four know how to keep a secret. And they're all guilty of something...

The silence factory by Bridget Collins

The silence factory

Bridget Collins

A world without the clattering of carriages through cobbled streets, the distant cries of drunken brawls, the relentless ticking of the clock. Then he meets a fascinating, mysterious gentleman who sells just that. Precious silk that can drown out the clamour...

Reunion by Elise Juska


Elise Juska

"A novel about three friends' midlife reckonings at a college reunion in coastal Maine"--

Love and hot chicken by Mary Liza Hartong

Love and hot chicken

Mary Liza Hartong

The Chickie Shak is something of a historical landmark. Red clapboard walls, thriving wasp population, yard-toilets resplendent with sunflowers. My best friend Lee Ray and I used to come after our softball games and snag a picnic table while our mammas ordered...

The brothers by Kimberley Chambers

The brothers

Kimberley Chambers

You don't want to be on the wrong side of this family ... Beau Bond hates fiercely and loves hard.

Mystery in the title by Ian (Author of How to be a Canadian) Ferguson

Mystery in the title

Ian (Author of How to be a Canadian)...

"Miranda Abbott will once again be a star. After a very long dry spell that followed her network hit series Pastor Fran Investigates, Hollywood has come calling and wants Miranda back. This time she will be the female lead in an oddly expensive...

Across the Kala Pani by Shevlyn Mottai

Across the Kala Pani

Shevlyn Mottai

In 1909, four women board a ship in Madras to cross the Kala Pani, the 'black water', to Natal. Lutchmee, a young widow, has escaped her vengeful mother-in-law and self-immolation on her husband's funeral pyre. Vottie, from the Brahmin caste, is an educated...

Shadow of doubt by Brad Thor

Shadow of doubt

Brad Thor

America's top spy Scot Harvath returns in #1 New York Times and #1 Wall Street Journal bestselling author Brad Thor's new pulse-pounding thriller. A shadowy Russian defector. A beautiful Norwegian intelligence officer. A deadly American spy. An ingenious plot...

The triumph of the lions by Stefania Auci

The triumph of the lions

Stefania Auci

From the author of the acclaimed The Florios of Sicily, a magnificent novel that explores the origins of one of Italy's most powerful and notorious families, men and women whose ruthless ambition and caprice would chart the course of modern Italian history--a...

The mind of a murderer by Michael (Crime fiction writer) Wood

The mind of a murderer

Michael (Crime fiction writer) Wood

The mark by author Fríða Ísberg

The mark

author Fríða Ísberg

"In the near future, in Reykavik, in a world like our own, society is divided about the controversial Empathy Test, which measures an individual's capacity for compassion and identifies anti-social behaviour in citizens. Two thirds of the country, including...

The kill list by Nadine Matheson

The kill list

Nadine Matheson

He will come for them, one by one... Five shocking murders Twenty-five years ago, DCI Harry Rhimes arrested Andrew Streeter for the brutal murders of five young people. Streeter's 'kill list' of victims was found in his home, and he was convicted of all five...

Warrior king by Wilbur A. Smith

Warrior king

Wilbur A. Smith

South Africa, 1820: When Ann Waite discovers a battered longboat washed ashore in Algoa Bay, she is stunned to find two survivors: a badly scarred sailor and a little boy. As the man walks away into the morning mist alone, refusing to take the child - Harry -...

The amethyst kingdom by A. K. Mulford

The amethyst kingdom

A. K. Mulford

The fifth and final novel in the Five Crowns of Okrith series. Can Carys have it all? Can she balance the competition of the trials, to win the Eastern Court crown, and the chance at love ... with her hated nemesis. Carys Hilgaard has grown tremendously...

Dragon rider by Taran Matharu

Dragon rider

Taran Matharu

Mongrel by Hanako Footman


Hanako Footman

Mei loses her Japanese mother at age six. Growing up in suburban Surrey, she yearns to fit in, suppressing not only her heritage but her growing desire for her best friend Fran. Yuki leaves the Japanese countryside to pursue her dream of becoming a concert...

Bad apple by Alice (Novelist) Hunter

Bad apple

Alice (Novelist) Hunter

What would you do if you found out the man you loved was rotten to the core? Becky Lawson's life has been shattered. When she discovered her husband, John - a trusted policeman - was a monster, she reported him. But her faith in the system was crushed when it...

The best friend experiment by Susannah Nix

The best friend experiment

Susannah Nix

"Just friends" is all Brooke and Dylan have ever been. (Except for that one night in high school, but they don't talk about that.) Growing up, he was her protector. Her confidante. The one guy she could always trust. Now she's a marine biologist working toward...

Love begins at Willow Tree Hall by Alison Sherlock

Love begins at Willow Tree Hall

Alison Sherlock

A feel-good love story in a gorgeous country village, perfect for fans of Milly Johnson and Heidi Swain. Previously published as A House To Mend a Broken Heart. Willow Tree Hall has been the proud ancestral home of the Cranley family for centuries. But now the...

The law of attraction by Susannah Nix

The law of attraction

Susannah Nix

Adam Cortinas may be gorgeous, but he's made it clear he can't stand Olivia--and the feeling is one hundred percent mutual. Too bad, because these two coworkers are stuck with each other for the next week. When their travel plans go horribly awry, Olivia finds...

A bay of angry fae by S. C. (Samuel C.) Stokes

A bay of angry fae

S. C. (Samuel C.) Stokes

When I imagined my forties, I didn't anticipate quite so many severed heads. I killed the Red Cap to save my family, not start a war. It turns out when you kill a champion of Winter at Summer's behest, the icy Sidhe take it personally. The Summer Court despise...

The grief hole by Kaaron Warren

The grief hole

Kaaron Warren

Winner, Best Horror Novel, 2016 Aurealis AwardsWinner, Best Novel, 2016 Shadow AwardsWinner, Best Novel, 2016 Ditmar Awards There are many grief holes. There's the grief hole you fall into when a loved one dies. There's another grief hole in all of us; small...

Maude Horton's glorious revenge by Lizzie Pook

Maude Horton's glorious revenge

Lizzie Pook

London, 1850. Constance Horton has disappeared. Maude, her older sister, knows only that Constance abandoned the apothecary they call home, and, disguised as a boy, boarded a ship bound for the Arctic. She never returned. 'A tragic accident', the Admiralty...

Tethered souls by Miranda Grant

Tethered souls

Miranda Grant

Someone Varius trusts wants him dead. And so do I. They call him an abomination, a freak of nature just because he's a witch without magic. My hatred of him goes deeper than that. He's a monster wanting to marry my baby sister, to kill her hopes and dreams by...

Night Hawke by Gwyn McNamee

Night Hawke

Gwyn McNamee

Two nights. No names. No expectations. A lifetime of consequences. Graduating from law school means finally stepping into my destined role in the Hawke empire. But before I head home to NOLA to settle into the family's multi-billion-dollar business, I need one...

The infatuation calculation by Susannah Nix

The infatuation calculation

Susannah Nix

Mia has had her whole life mapped out since she was 18. She's supposed to follow up her math PhD with a research position and become a professor, but her 20-year plan takes a surprise deviation when she's forced to settle for a temporary teaching job at a...

The Games We Play by Alistair B. Hayward

The Games We Play

Alistair B. Hayward

A phantom in the shadows, moving beneath the shroud of London's night, David prowls the desolate park. Unaware of danger, his victims fall into his trap with cold precision, solidifying his grim reputation as the 'London Strangler'. Yet the thrill always...

A Million Reasons Why by H. Pearce

A Million Reasons Why

H. Pearce

In the wake of an unimaginable loss--the passing of her partner and daughter--Abbey's world has shrunk to a hermit life existence with little to live for. That is until her path crosses with June, a woman in her mid-forties grappling with the heart-wrenching...

TIME glitch by Denika Mead

TIME glitch

Denika Mead

A rogue Agent. A novice time traveller. A girl caught in a rip in time and space. Far from Earth, Antonio trains as an Agent of TIME. All he's ever wanted is to become a time traveller, but he's never been one for authority, and the Board's rigid rules are...

Silent as the Snow by Emily Pattullo

Silent as the Snow

Emily Pattullo

Four friends.One tragic death.20 years of secrets and lies. One wintery night, when they are young, Anna and her three friends Rudy, Seth, and Dougal are involved in an accident in which a stranger is killed - that night it snows heavily, covering everything...

You said I was your favorite by Monica Murphy

You said I was your favorite

Monica Murphy

"Daisy Albright. Incredibly beautiful. Painfully shy. Nobody in our class pays attention to the groundskeeper's daughter, and I think she likes it that way. Moving through the halls like a ghost, wandering across campus unnoticed. Am I the only one who...

The secret keepers by Tilly Bagshawe

The secret keepers

Tilly Bagshawe

Year after idyllic year, the Challant family retreat to their summer house on the glittering French Riviera. Until one stormy night in 1928 when a local boy suffers a fatal accident in the grounds. Overnight, it becomes a place of ghosts. As time unspools,...

St Heliers Bay B&B by Patricia Snelling

St Heliers Bay B&B

Patricia Snelling

City detective DS Tony Martin suspects his boss DSS Rob Dean of tampering with evidence connected to a guard's murder at the Port of Auckland and confronts him. Soon after the Port killing, a neighbour discovers Tony lying in a pool of blood in his backyard....

The boyfriend hypothesis by Susannah Nix

The boyfriend hypothesis

Susannah Nix

After a string of lousy boyfriends, chemical engineer Penny Popplestone is developing a theory: boys are nothing but trouble! So she swears off men until she can figure out why they keep cheating on her. But her no-men resolution hits a snag when the...

Bird child and other stories by Patricia Grace

Bird child and other stories

Patricia Grace

"The titular story 'Bird Child' plunges you deep into Te Kore, an ancient time before time. In another, the formidable goddess Mahuika, Keeper of Fire, becomes a doting mother and friend. Later, Grace's own childhood vividly shapes the world of the young...

Dating and other theories by Susannah Nix

Dating and other theories

Susannah Nix

Dating theory 1: Do opposites attract? Everything about the guy in the apartment next door drives Esther to distraction: his hipster beanie, his movie and food opinions, and the fact that he won't. Stop. Talking to her. As far as she's concerned, they've got...

No time to lie by Lexi Blake

No time to lie

Lexi Blake

A grandmaster of lies and deception Drake Radcliffe has spent half his life in the shadows. Recruited by the CIA when he was barely out of high school, Drake doesn't know how to have a normal life. While most people his age were playing sports or video games,...

Killarney by Nikki Mottram


Nikki Mottram

The dom who came in from the cold by Lexi Blake

The dom who came in from the cold

Lexi Blake

Kyle Hawthorne once believed his future would be a job in the private sector--a simple, normal life. Fate had other plans and he wound up in the military. Some newly discovered talents caught the eye of the CIA, and in no time he was working with a covert...

Dragon lover by Donna Grant

Dragon lover

Donna Grant

Can she learn to love the man--as well as the dragon within? Sensual. Clever. Daring. There's only one thing Kendrick yearns for--peace that has eluded the Dragon Kings. Zora may have been made in the image of Earth, but it's a far cry from home. For too long...

Dragon arisen by Donna Grant

Dragon arisen

Donna Grant

In the latest story in the scintillating Dragon King series, Donna Grant, New York Times and USA Today bestselling author, unites a sexy, determined Dragon King and an enigmatic woman who holds him enthralled. You have to burn before you can rise. Handsome....

A mind at peace by Ahmet Hamdi. Tanpinar

A mind at peace

Ahmet Hamdi. Tanpinar

The Turkish Ulysses . A lyrical tribute to Istanbul, set on the eve of World War II.

Savage sin by Helen Hardt

Savage sin

Helen Hardt

Enter a world of mystery, suspense, sin, and heart-wrenching emotion with Helen Hardt's new series!In prison, they called him Savage. They were right. Falcon Bellamy spent years locked up for a crime he didn't commit, which shattered his dream of serving his...

The Dom identity by Lexi Blake

The Dom identity

Lexi Blake

A man with everything Michael Malone seems to have it all. A wealthy, loving family. A job that fulfills him. Friends he can count on. But something is missing. He's spent years watching his brother and close friends get married and start families, but it...

 by Kimberley Woodhouse

Kimberley Woodhouse

Skip beat! 43 by Yoshiki Nakamura

Skip beat! 43

Yoshiki Nakamura

Kyoko's intense audition finally wins over the producer and secures her role of Momiji, but she's hardly in the mood to celebrate. Moko hasn't been cast as Chidori, and Kyoko's cherished dreams of playing opposite her BFF have been dashed. Her internal...

The man from Sanctum by Lexi Blake

The man from Sanctum

Lexi Blake

A painful past... Deke Murphy and Maddie Hall should never have worked as a couple in high school. She was the class valedictorian and he the jock who took nothing seriously...except her. Together they formed an amazing team, and young love blossomed into...

The Supper Club by Sophie King

The Supper Club

Sophie King

'I often promised myself late at night that I'd definitely stop reading at the end of the chapter, only to find I was completely unable to do so!' Reader reviewOne dinner table. An unlikely group of guests. A recipe for disaster?Lucy's infamous dinner parties...

The Pick Up by Hannah (Romance fiction writer) Doyle

The Pick Up

Hannah (Romance fiction writer) Doy...

Sophie Rogers finds it easy to focus on the important things in life. Like her daughter, her job and her family. So when Joe, another single parent at school suggests they fake a romance to help them both out of a fix, she throws herself in. But then Sophie...

Queen Macbeth by Val McDermid

Queen Macbeth

Val McDermid

Shakespeare fed us the myth of the Macbeths as murderous conspirators. But now Val McDermid drags the truth out of the shadows, exposing the patriarchal prejudices of history. Expect the unexpected... A thousand years ago in an ancient Scottish landscape, a...

Masters of the universe by Tim Seeley

Masters of the universe

Tim Seeley

The unseen adventures of Prince Adam's first year as He-Man! On the world of Eternia, a fragile balance exists between science and magic, a balance kept by the universe's mightiest hero, He-Man, secretly Prince Adam, heir to the throne! Still inexperienced at...

Deer and the dragon by author Piper CJ

Deer and the dragon

author Piper CJ

Hazbin Hotel meets Crescent City in this new fantasy romance series from USA Today bestseller Piper CJ. "How does a human girl lose the Prince of Hell?" Marlow needs to believe she's crazy. The alternative would mean embracing the gift-or curse-shared by her...

Searching for Khloe by Susan Stoker

Searching for Khloe

Susan Stoker

Khloe Moore has secrets. She came to Fallport, Virginia, under false pretenses, only intending to stay for a short while. Over a year later, she's found the town has everything she's ever wanted, including friends, a supportive community, and a boss she kinda...

My hero academia. 4, Team-up missions, by あきやま陽光

My hero academia. 4, Team-up missions,


Are these hero hopefuls ready for a scare? Between a battle of spooks, an intense ski competition, and a ridiculous game of dodgeball, the U.A. students will have their mettle tested! Later, Eri recruits a bunch of friends to throw an apple party, while...

Five broken blades by Mai Corland

Five broken blades

Mai Corland

Five ruthless killers. Five deadly motives. One King - who must die. Six of Crows meets Kill Bill in a feast of treason and seduction set against a dazzling fantasy backdrop inspired by Korean myth and legend. The king of Yusan must die.The five most dangerous...

 by Marlee Bush

Marlee Bush

Love on a Whim by Suzanne Woods. Fisher

Love on a Whim

Suzanne Woods. Fisher

Brynn Haywood's impulsive decision to marry a man she barely knows sends her fleeing to her best friend's home in Cape Cod. With Dawn's support, maybe Brynn can fix the mess she's made. But a new crisis calls for her help--and unexpectedly brings her face to...

Disturbing the dead by Kelley Armstrong

Disturbing the dead

Kelley Armstrong

Disturbing the Dead is the latest in a unique series with one foot in the 1860s and the other in the present day. The Rip Through Time crime novels are a genre-blending, atmospheric romp from New York Times bestselling author Kelley Armstrong. Victorian...

Mrs Gulliver by Valerie Martin

Mrs Gulliver

Valerie Martin

Love me tender by Constance Debré

Love me tender

Constance Debré

The daughter of an illustrious French family whose members include a former Prime Minister, a model, and a journalist, Constance Debré abandoned her marriage and legal career in 2015 to write full-time and begin a relationship with a woman. Her transformation...

The Hanover Square Affair by Ashley Gardner

The Hanover Square Affair

Ashley Gardner

Cavalry captain Gabriel Lacey returns to Regency London from the Napoleonic wars, burned out, fighting melancholia, his career ended. His interest is piqued when he learns of a missing girl, possibly kidnapped by a prominent member of Parliament. Lacey's...

The rebel guardian by Lexi Blake

The rebel guardian

Lexi Blake

After fighting her way across another plane of existence and facing off against ancient witches, there should be nothing more satisfying than coming home. Unfortunately, Kelsey Atwood had a different experience. The world she returned to has changed. Twelve...

Ascedance by R. A. Salvatore


R. A. Salvatore

The forger of Marseille by Linda Joy Myers

The forger of Marseille

Linda Joy Myers

"It's 1939, and all across Europe the Nazis are coming for Jews and anti-fascists. The only way to avoid being imprisoned or murdered is to assume a new identity. For that, people are desperate for papers. And for that, the underground needs forgers. Sarah, a...

Transcendence by R. A. Salvatore


R. A. Salvatore

1888--Alexandra by Victoria Alexander


Victoria Alexander

The rebel queen by Lexi Blake

The rebel queen

Lexi Blake

From New York Times and USA Today bestseller Lexi Blake comes a new novel in her Thieves world... After returning from the outer planes, Zoey expected a joyous reunion with family and friends. She couldn't be more wrong. Her kingdom is in the hands of Myrddin,...

Demon Apostle by R. A. Salvatore

Demon Apostle

R. A. Salvatore

The elf-trained ranger Elbryan Wynden presses north to reclaim the savage Timberlands from retreating goblin hordes. His companion Pony, mistress of gemstone magic, turns south to the civilized—but no less perilous—streets of Palmaris. Suddenly...

Hunter x Hunter. Volume 25 by Yoshihiro Togashi

Hunter x Hunter. Volume 25

Yoshihiro Togashi

"As the midnight hour nears, all the Hunters are rarin' to go! With some surprising allies on their side, they launch their blitz against the ruthless Ants. While Chairman Netero is past his prime, don't count this old man out! He's got a trick of two up his...

Hunter x hunter. Volume 26 by Yoshihiro Togashi

Hunter x hunter. Volume 26

Yoshihiro Togashi

"Killua's uneasiness about the Ants wasn't so far-fetched after all. When unforeseen incidents set the Hunters back in their showdown with the King and his Royal Guards, everyone has to scramble to get back on track. Can the Hunters regain their advantage...

Mortalis by R. A. Salvatore


R. A. Salvatore

Justice for Mackenzie by Susan Stoker

Justice for Mackenzie

Susan Stoker

A member of the famed Texas Rangers, Daxton Chambers has dealt with more than his share of depravity. But the Lones Star Reaper takes evil to a whole new level, kidnapping and burying women alive. It's Dax's job to help keep San Antonio safe, but even with...

Top secret by Sarina Bowen

Top secret

Sarina Bowen

"LobsterShorts, 21. Jock. Secretly a science geek. Hot AF. LobsterShorts: So. Here goes. For her birthday, my girlfriend wants ... a threesome. SinnerThree: Then you've come to the right hookup app. LobsterShorts: Have you done this sort of thing before? With...

Hunter x Hunter. Volume 22 by Yoshihiro Togashi

Hunter x Hunter. Volume 22

Yoshihiro Togashi

"Having lost their queen, the Chimera Ants are spreading beyond their native homeland to establish their own colonies. Some attack Meteor City, and the group of assassins known as the Spiders, are called home to fend off the invasion. Meanwhile, in the...

Hunter x Hunter. Volume 23 by Yoshihiro Togashi

Hunter x Hunter. Volume 23

Yoshihiro Togashi

"Killua is under attack!! Confronted with a sniper that's shooting Flea-Bullets from afar, Killua must predict where the next shot will hit of fall victim to the fleas that are draining all his blood. But there are more surprises in store as other snipers aim...

7th time loop, the villainess enjoys a carefree life married to her worst enemy! by Touko Amekawa

7th time loop, the villainess enjoys a carefree life married to her worst enemy!

Touko Amekawa

Every time Rishe turns twenty, she dies and is reincarnated, so for her seventh life her goal is to live a long and lazy life, but then she gets a marriage proposal from the Crown Prince--the man who killed her in her previous life as a knight.

So Long Sad Love by Mirion Malle

So Long Sad Love

Mirion Malle

No matter how wrong relationships can be, there's nothing quite like getting them right.

Immortalis by R. A. Salvatore


R. A. Salvatore

Demon spirit by R. A. Salvatore

Demon spirit

R. A. Salvatore

The heroes of this fantasy are Ranger Elbryan, a warrior trained by elves, and his wizard wife, Pony. Together they must save their land from an evil monk whose abbey is a school for gemstone magic.

Killer intent by Tony (A. E.) Kent

Killer intent

Tony (A. E.) Kent

--'A twisty, action-packed conspiracy thriller. Kent knows how to bring the thrills' When an attempted assassination sparks a chain reaction of explosive events across London, Britain's elite security forces seem powerless to stop the chaos threatening to...

Critical role by Mae Catt

Critical role

Mae Catt

"Despite her origins with a 'good family,' Beauregard Lionett's penchant for troublemaking was legendary. Outraged by her criminal activity, Beau's father arranges for her to be kidnapped and turned over to the order of monks known as the Cobalt Soul for some...

Lavash at first sight by Taleen Voksuni

Lavash at first sight

Taleen Voksuni

Twenty-seven year old Nazeli 'Ellie' Gregorian likes the prestige of her tech marketing job but hates her ex-boyfriend. Who dumped her. At work. So when Ellie's lovingly overbearing parents plead with her to attend PakCon – a food packaging conference in...

 by Stacie Grey

Stacie Grey

Wives like us by Plum Sykes

Wives like us

Plum Sykes

Take a grand English country house, one (heartbroken) American divorcée, three rich wives, two tycoons, and one (bereaved) butler; put them all into the blender and out comes the impossibly funny Wives Like Us. Welcome to the rose-strewn county of Oxfordshire...

A storybook wWedding by KJ Micciche

A storybook wWedding

KJ Micciche

Watch out for karaoke mishaps that result in a fake engagement...because weddings are forever... When librarian Cecily Jane Allerton and hotshot struggling author Nate Ellis are caught in a compromising position during their MFA program, they decide to get...

 by Terah Shelton Harris

Terah Shelton Harris

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