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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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Under the whispering door by T. J. Klune

Under the whispering door

T. J. Klune

eBook

Under the Whispering Door is a contemporary fantasy with TJ Klune's signature 'quirk and charm' (Publishers Weekly) about a ghost who refuses to cross over and the ferryman he falls in love with When a reaper comes to collect Wallace Price from his o...

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Love, chai, and other four-letter words by Annika Sharma

Love, chai, and other four-letter words

Annika Sharma

eBook

"Kiran Mathur knows firsthand just how dangerous love can be. After all, her sister's marriage in India nearly destroyed Kiran's family. So she's decided to redeem romance herself-by not falling for anyone who might disappoint her parents. That is, until...

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Talk to Me by T.c Boyle

Talk to Me

T.c Boyle

eBook

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The promise by Damon Galgut

The promise

Damon Galgut

eBook

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The outsider by Anthony J. Franze

The outsider

Anthony J. Franze

eBook

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Fame is the spur by Howard Spring

Fame is the spur

Howard Spring

eBook

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The advocate's daughter by Anthony J. Franze

The advocate's daughter

Anthony J. Franze

eBook

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True crime story by Joseph Knox

True crime story

Joseph Knox

eBook

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The last justice by Anthony J. Franze

The last justice

Anthony J. Franze

eBook

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A winter's wish by Tracy Corbett

A winter's wish

Tracy Corbett

eBook

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Godspeed by Nickolas Butler

Godspeed

Nickolas Butler

eBook

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Have yourself a fudgy little Christmas  by Nancy Coco

Have yourself a fudgy little Christmas

Nancy Coco

Book

"When a mysterious note leads her to a dying woman who names her friend, Frances, as her killer, fudge shop owner Allie McMurphy knows that's impossible and must wrap up this case before the trail runs cold."--Publisher.

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Warriors  by Nicholas Sansbury Smith

Warriors

Nicholas Sansbury Smith

Book

"While the Hell Divers cross an ocean to battle the machines, an old flesh-and-blood threat returns to the islands. The mission to Rio de Janeiro ended in victory, but it came at a dire cost, killing most of those who set out to rescue the stranded s...

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The engagement arrangement  by Jaci Burton

The engagement arrangement

Jaci Burton

Book

"Brenna Bellini is never going to get married again. She's thrilled to be her friend's bridesmaid though - that is, until she realizes who else is in the wedding party. Brenna's going to have to spend four days in the company of not only her ex-husband,...

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Draw and order  by Cheryl Hollon

Draw and order

Cheryl Hollon

Book

"Appalachian artist and local guide Miranda Trent opens a new murder investigation after her Paint & Shine tour group discovers the remains of a missing hiker along an ancient trail... For her latest excursion, Miranda is thrilled to take a close-knit...

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The rocky road to ruin  by Meri Allen

The rocky road to ruin

Meri Allen

Book

"Riley Rhodes... makes a bittersweet return to her childhood home of Penniman, Connecticut for a funeral... But Caroline and her brother Mike have to decide what to do with the assets they've inherited - the ice cream shop as well as the farm they grew...

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Wonton terror  by Vivien Chien

Wonton terror

Vivien Chien

Book

"Lana Lee is all smiles when the first evening of Cleveland's Asian Night Market kicks off the summer. The weekly festival is always good for business, packed with locals and tourists, and this year, some stiff new food-truck competition. Wonton on Wheels,...

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Tom Clancy's Op-Center. The Black Order  by Jeff Rovin

Tom Clancy's Op-Center. The Black Order

Jeff Rovin

Book

"America's elite task force must take down a group of ruthless domestic terrorists determined to paralyze the country through extreme acts of violence. They are known as the Black Order. Self-proclaimed patriots and survivalists, they refuse to surrender...

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King in black. Planet of the symbiotes by Clay McLeod Chapman

King in black. Planet of the symbiotes

Clay McLeod Chapman

Graphic novel

"Darkness reigns over the Marvel Universe! As Knull makes his long-dreaded arrival, no corner of the world is safe - and all-star talents unite to explore key moments in the saga! Featuring epic clashes between Knull's army and Earth's heroes, the return...

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Spider-Woman. Vol. 2, King in black by Karla Pacheco

Spider-Woman. Vol. 2, King in black

Karla Pacheco

Graphic novel

"Road trip - to space! After learning some startling secrets about her family, Jessica Drew goes on a mission to find the one person who might know more: the High Evolutionary! But she's going to need her BFF by her side - and that means it's Captain...

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Assassin's creed. Volume 2 Blade of the Shao Jun. by Minoji Kurata

Assassin's creed. Volume 2 Blade of the Shao Jun.

Minoji Kurata

Graphic novel

"Unveil a tale that will engulf the world. Shao Jun, the last Assassin in China, has returned to her homeland with vengeance on her mind. The Templar Order's machinations must be stopped, and only Shao Jun stands ready for the battle to come. As she ...

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Sensor by Junji Itō

Sensor

Junji Itō

Graphic novel

"A woman walks alone at the foot of Mount Sengoku. A man appears, saying he's been waiting for her, and invites her to a nearby village. Surprisingly, the village is covered in hairlike volcanic glass fibers, and all of it shines a bright gold. At night,...

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Pretty Boy Detective Club. 1 by Suzuka Oda

Pretty Boy Detective Club. 1

Suzuka Oda

Graphic novel

"A mysterious group known as the Pretty Boy Detective Club is rumored to solve (and perhaps cause) most of the trouble at Yubiwa Academy--in a strictly unofficial, undercover, uncommercial capacity, of course. In order to find a star she glimpsed ten...

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The Witcher. Volume 5, Fading memories by Bartosz Sztybor

The Witcher. Volume 5, Fading memories

Bartosz Sztybor

Graphic novel

"As Geralt explores new career possibilities, he receives a request from the mayoress of Badreine -- a small town where an unusual pack of foglets attacks children. Upon accepting the work, Geralt is caught between the townsfolk's recollections of the...

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Little victories by Yvon Roy

Little victories

Yvon Roy

Graphic novel

"A visual exploration of the highs and lows experienced by a parent learning how to adapt to his son's autism. Faced with a challenging road ahead, the author uses creative flair and ingenuity in order to connect with his son, enable him to reach his...

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The Witcher. Volume 4, Of flesh and flame by Aleksandra Motyka

The Witcher. Volume 4, Of flesh and flame

Aleksandra Motyka

Graphic novel

"Geralt is summoned by an old acquaintance to help solve a mystery involving his daughter. Geralt soon discovers that the situation at hand, in which he believes to be helping with, only leads to more trouble for the witcher and results in all signs ...

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Maison Ikkoku. Volume 4 by Rumiko Takahashi

Maison Ikkoku. Volume 4

Rumiko Takahashi

Book

"Yusaku Godai has set his heart on Kyoko Otonashi, but he still goes on dates with Kozue Nanao frequently. Kozue senses that Godai is growing emotionally distant, so she asks Kyoko's tennis coach, Shun Mitaka, for advice. Yet once Mitaka gets involve...

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The year's best science fiction & fantasy. 2020 edition

The year's best science fiction & fantasy. 2020 edition

Book

"This eleventh volume of the year's best science fiction and fantasy features twenty-six stories by some of the genre's greatest authors, including Marie Brennan, Maurice Broaddus, John Crowley, Theodora Goss, Xia Jia, John Kessel, Kelly LInk, Sam J....

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Sleeper. Book 1 by Jed Mercurio

Sleeper. Book 1

Jed Mercurio

Graphic novel

"DS-5, a biologically enhanced law enforcement marshal, has embarked upon his final mission. His best years behind him, he must return to the ISS Houston where he will be decommissioned. As his body is lowered into the tank which will see him permane...

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Rogue wolf  by Paige Tyler

Rogue wolf

Paige Tyler

Book

"There's a wicked attraction between Special Wolf Alpha Team (SWAT) werewolf Trey Duncan and medical examiner Samantha Mills, but Trey's never worked up the nerve to ask her out until now. But the trouble with wolves is that they're never far from danger,...

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Uncharted  by Adriana Anders

Uncharted

Adriana Anders

Book

"Leo Eddowes is afraid of nothing and no one. So when she's asked to evacuate a man from the wilds of Alaska, solo, she doesn't hesitate. But, with enemies in close pursuit and the weather changing at the last minute, what should have been a simple m...

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Finding Lexie  by Susan Stoker

Finding Lexie

Susan Stoker

Book

"Lexie Greene hasn't thought about Pierce Cagle in years. So when the popular boy she knew in high school shows up in the middle of the Somali desert, part of the SEAL team rescuing her and a coworker from kidnappers, she's more than a little shocked....

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King in black. Gwenom vs. Carnage by Seanan McGuire

King in black. Gwenom vs. Carnage

Seanan McGuire

Graphic novel

"The King in Black invades Earth-65! Bonded to a synthetic symbiote from another reality, Ghost-Spider, A.K.A. Gwen Stacy, is unique among the web-slingers of the Multiverse! But when Knull descends on her adopted home, his gravity well of dark psychic...

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King in black. Thunderbolts by Matthew (Graphic novelist) Rosenberg

King in black. Thunderbolts

Matthew (Graphic novelist) Rosenber...

Graphic novel

"Knull's army of space dragons has arrived to attack Earth - starting with New York City! But Mayor Wilson Fisk has a plan: Bring back the Thunderbolts! To take on the unkillable, Fisk assembles a group of killers and mercenaries - including Taskmaster,...

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King in black. Avengers by Geoffrey Thorne

King in black. Avengers

Geoffrey Thorne

Graphic novel

"Knull's invasion tests Earth's Mightiest Heroes to their limits! T'Challa's most treasured allies have been lost - and once again, the Black Panther must choose between his role as a king and the yearnings of his heart! Captain America, aided by the...

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John Constantine, Hellblazer. 25, Another season by Peter Milligan

John Constantine, Hellblazer. 25, Another season

Peter Milligan

Graphic novel

"Gemma Masters, John's niece, is out for revenge for an assault she holds him responsible for--but in her quest for vengeance, she summons a demon she can't control. Then, she auctions off his beloved trenchcoat to the highest occult bidder, but the ...

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Fire and vengeance  by Robert B. McCaw

Fire and vengeance

Robert B. McCaw

Book

"A heinous conspiracy--a volcano exacting revenge--an island paradise in anguish. Having killed his father's nemesis and gotten away with it, Hilo, Hawai'i Chief Detective Koa Kane, is not your ordinary cop. Estranged from his younger brother, who has...

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The noise  by James Patterson

The noise

James Patterson

Book

"In the shadow of Mount Hood, sixteen-year-old Tennant is checking rabbit traps with her eight-year-old sister Sophie when the girls are suddenly overcome by a strange vibration rising out of the forest, building in intensity until it sounds like a d...

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The Viking chief's marriage alliance by Lucy (Romance fiction writer) author. Morris

The Viking chief's marriage alliance

Lucy (Romance fiction writer) author....

Large Print

A challenging wife for a warrior Viking... When Thorstein Bergson rescues a beautiful woman from a storm-tossed longship, he little expects to broker a powerful marriage alliance with her. This high-status ice queen is not the comfortable wife this w...

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The princess and the rebel billionaire by Sophie Pembroke

The princess and the rebel billionaire

Sophie Pembroke

Large Print

When different worlds collide... expect fireworks! Princess Isabella and racing driver Matteo are set up on a 'perfect match'... But both know that perfect doesn't exist! Isabella is meant to marry for duty, and Matteo is busy living in the fast lane....

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From exposé  to expecting by Andie Brock

From exposé to expecting

Andie Brock

Large Print

The most shocking story of all: 'I am going to have a baby.' After the sexiest time of her life with Leonardo Ravenino, his swift rejection leaves journalist Emma Quinn mortified. Letting off steam, she writes a private scandalous expose of the tycoon......

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Queen by royal appointment by Lucy Monroe

Queen by royal appointment

Lucy Monroe

Large Print

Fifty dates to decide... if she will wear his crown! As a naive teenager, Lady Nataliya signed a contract promising herself to a prince. Ten years later, to release them both, she causes a scandal by going on fifty dates for a magazine. It works... Until...

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The spinster's scandalous affair by Sophia (Sophia Annie) author. James

The spinster's scandalous affair

Sophia (Sophia Annie) author. James

Large Print

A sensible spinster... shall go to the ball! Euphemia Denniston has accepted her quiet life as servant to her stepmother's family. Until cynical, wealthy Augustus Rushworth offers her an unusual arrangement: accompanying him around town to ward off.....

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A proposal to risk their friendship by Louise Allen

A proposal to risk their friendship

Louise Allen

Large Print

An unconventional friendship could ruin their reputations... Respecting each other's desire for independence, Lord Henry Cary and writer Melissa Taverner enjoy an uncomplicated friendship. Henry finds her amusing and intelligent company, but she's also...

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The cinderella heiress by Janice (Fiction writer) author. Preston

The cinderella heiress

Janice (Fiction writer) author. Pre...

Large Print

She's inherited a fortune, but will she realise her true worth? Claiming her inheritance in London will help Beatrice Fothergill escape her bullying, belittling half-brother. When her carriage overturns, dashing Waterloo soldier Jack Kingswood comes to...

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A wager to tempt the runaway by Bronwyn Scott

A wager to tempt the runaway

Bronwyn Scott

Large Print

She's a free spirit. He's a serious businessman. Josefina Ricci has run away to fulfil her deathbed promise to her father and travel the world! During her stop in England, this free-spirited artist becomes embroiled in a wager - to paint an award-win...

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Stolen in her wedding gown by Amanda Cinelli

Stolen in her wedding gown

Amanda Cinelli

Large Print

When the something borrowed... is the bride! About to walk down the aisle at her Manhattan wedding, determined Priya realises it's impossible. After the news Greek playboy Eros has just shared with her about her convenient groom, she can't go through...

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Italian's scandalous marriage plan by Louise (Romance author) author. Fuller

Italian's scandalous marriage plan

Louise (Romance author) author. Ful...

Large Print

He kept his vow... and he won't let her break hers! In mere months, Juliet Castellucci has gone from her fairytale Verona wedding to a union in tatters. Convinced her husband Ralph has betrayed her, she demands a divorce... which means denying her st...

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The playboy's 'I do' deal by Tara Pammi

The playboy's 'I do' deal

Tara Pammi

Large Print

A convenient offer... from the stowaway on his yacht! Dev Kohli's superyacht is Clare Roberts's perfect hideout after a family betrayal has her running from a forced marriage. Trying to ignore the heat still blazing between her and Dev from their las...

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Pregnant in the king's palace by Kelly Hunter

Pregnant in the king's palace

Kelly Hunter

Large Print

The woman who could cost him his crown... or save it! Rumours abound that our beloved King Valentine is abdicating! His reasons are unknown, although speculation is that he cannot provide our kingdom with an heir. The eyes of the world are on him, and...

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Her impossible baby bombshell by Dani Collins

Her impossible baby bombshell

Dani Collins

Large Print

He's planned for everything... except becoming a father! A life of hardship and crushing responsibility has left billionaire Tsai Jun Li never wanting a child to suffer the same. He's made sure he can't have children. So when Ivy Lam, the woman he shared...

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His billion-dollar takeover temptation by Emmy Grayson

His billion-dollar takeover temptation

Emmy Grayson

Large Print

He will claim her company, but can he claim her too? Everleigh Bradford won't simply hand over control of the family vineyard she expected to inherit. She's lost too much already. If she must confront internationally renowned new owner Adrian Cabrera,...

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The trouble with the tempting doc by Tina Beckett

The trouble with the tempting doc

Tina Beckett

Large Print

He's trouble with a capital 'T'! Can she walk away? Starting a new job is never easy. But for doctor Kirsten, the hardest part is cracking the enigma that is Snowden - the surgeon she'll be working very closely with! She can't help but ask how he can...

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Falling for his island nurse by Marion Lennox

Falling for his island nurse

Marion Lennox

Large Print

Can he prove... that her heart is safe with him? For single dad Dr Angus Knox and his little son, a move to a slower pace on Shearwater Island is just what they need. Angus just hasn't counted on the intense pull he feels to new colleague Nurse Freya...

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Twin surprise for the baby doctor by A. C. author. Ruttan

Twin surprise for the baby doctor

A. C. author. Ruttan

Large Print

Just one night... double the consequences! Dr Adeline Turner is horrified when Dr Elias Garcia arrives as chief rival for her dream fellowship. She could really do without their instant - and inconvenient - mutual attraction! Burnt before, Adeline never...

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The surgeon and the princess by Karin Baine

The surgeon and the princess

Karin Baine

Large Print

A wounded princess... an off-limits surgeon. Can they heal each other? Adjusting to life as an amputee, independent medic Princess Georgiana refuses help from anyone. Yet using surgeon Edward Lawrence's state-of-the-art clinic would speed her recovery...

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Captivated by her runaway doc by Sue (Susan) author. MacKay

Captivated by her runaway doc

Sue (Susan) author. MacKay

Large Print

She's tempted... but can she trust him to stay? Mallory's life is turned upside down when she finds a sexy French stranger in her house. Handsome doctor Josue pushes all the right buttons, and before long, helicopter pilot Mallory is in his arms and in...

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Consequences of their New York night by Tina Beckett

Consequences of their New York night

Tina Beckett

Large Print

An irresistible fling... that changed his life for ever... What's the key to a happy life? Well, for relationship-weary doctor Kaleb it's simple... Keep love out of the equation! But when diagnostician Nicola is introduced as his new colleague, life ...

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Goodbye without leaving  by Laurie Colwin

Goodbye without leaving

Laurie Colwin

Book

"As a bored graduate student, Geraldine Coleshares is plucked from her too-tame existence when she is invited to tour as the only white backup singer for Vernon and Ruby Shakely and the Shakettes. The exciting years she spends as a Shakette are a mix...

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The lone pilgrim  by Laurie Colwin

The lone pilgrim

Laurie Colwin

Book

"This collection of stories about love and privacy is serious, funny, tender, and alive with the elegance and spirit that characterize Laurie Colwin's work.In these stories, the reader moves among young men and women: pianists, historians, book illus...

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Another marvelous thing  by Laurie Colwin

Another marvelous thing

Laurie Colwin

Book

"Eight connected stories recount the temporary, eventful affair of Billy DeLielle and Frank Clemons and Billy's gradual achievement of confidence and openness, especially with and within her marriage"--Provided by publisher.

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One night with a cowboy  by Sara (Romance fiction writer) Richardson

One night with a cowboy

Sara (Romance fiction writer) Richa...

Book

"Rodeo cowboy Wes Harding left his family ranch after one reckless mistake cost his loved ones everything. But when his sister needs help, Wes agrees to come home and take the reins of their ranch's big charity event. However, he didn't plan for his....

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The missing woman  by Georgina Cross

The missing woman

Georgina Cross

Book

"They live in the big houses on the pretty street. Those other women, as we call them. And to think I used to want to be like them, to have their money and happiness, to live and laugh and play like them. Not any more. It's the fourth of July and the...

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Last days  by Adam L. G. Nevill

Last days

Adam L. G. Nevill

Book

"Indie filmmaker Kyle Freeman is a man at the end of his tether. He faces bankruptcy and obscurity, until he lands a commission to make an unusual documentary. The Temple of the Last Days was a notorious cult, which reached its bloody endgame in the ...

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The Wolf Mile  by C. F. Barrington

The Wolf Mile

C. F. Barrington

Book

"The Games are the biggest underground event in the world, followed by millions online. New recruits must leave behind their twenty-first century lives and vie for dominance in a gruelling battle to the death armed only with ancient weapons - and their...

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Crawling horror

Crawling horror

Book

"The insect kingdom has finally come to seek retribution for humankind's negligence. Never has a creature been so topical - with headlines warning of the mosquito bearing viruses, fire ants destroying power sources, invasive yellow ladybirds or an ec...

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The follower  by Nicholas Bowling

The follower

Nicholas Bowling

Book

"When her twin brother goes missing in Northern California, Vivian Owens follows his trail to the town of Mount Hookey, home to the followers of Telos: a mountain-worshipping cult that offers spiritual fulfilment to those who seek it. While trying to...

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One family Christmas  by Bella Osborne

One family Christmas

Bella Osborne

Book

"It's the most wonderful time of the year... Isn't it? This year, Lottie is hosting one last big family Christmas at the home she grew up in - just like her Nana would have wanted. But when her relatives descend on the old manor house, Lottie gets more...

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The kindness project  by Sam Binnie

The kindness project

Sam Binnie

Book

"The locals of the Cornish village of Polperran are grieving the sudden loss of Bea Kimbrel, a cornerstone of their small community. Now her reclusive, estranged daughter Alice has turned up, keen to tie up Bea's affairs and move on. But Alice receives...

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Kill them cold  by J. M. Dalgliesh

Kill them cold

J. M. Dalgliesh

Book

"When the remains of a young woman are discovered near to Branodunum, a Roman archaeological site on the Norfolk coast, DI Tom Janssen and his team must work to discover who she was and how she came to be buried there. The area is steeped in myth and...

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Tracks  by Karen (Suspense fiction writer) Woods

Tracks

Karen (Suspense fiction writer) Woo...

Book

"Susan Knight has a good life. So she turns a blind eye to the gambling winnings her husband Donny puts through the books at her salon. After all, he needs some way to unwind. At work, he is a headteacher at Second Chance, an alternative provisions school...

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The difference  by C. (Women's fiction writer) author. D'Angelo

The difference

C. (Women's fiction writer) author....

Book

"When anxiety-prone Rachel Granza learns that her growing sense of emptiness is affecting her relationship with her almost perfect boyfriend and that she's jeopardizing any possibility of a marriage proposal, she knows she must pull herself out of her...

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The cottage of new beginnings  by Suzanne (Romance novelist) Snow

The cottage of new beginnings

Suzanne (Romance novelist) Snow

Book

"When Annie returns to Thorndale, the village where she spent much of her childhood, she's looking for a new start. All she wants to do is fix up the cottage her godmother left her, and fix up her broken heart. When she clashes with local hero Jon, Annie...

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The Tuscan girl  by Angela Petch

The Tuscan girl

Angela Petch

Book

"Alba meets Massimo, an elderly man who wants to spend his final years pruning his fruit trees, alone with his painful memories. His face turns pale when Alba brings up the war, but she senses that their shared grief connects them. An unlikely friendship...

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The rock  by L. J. Ross

The rock

L. J. Ross

Book

"When a fishing boat is wrecked off the treacherous North Sea coast and the body of a young woman washes up on the beach beside the iconic 'Marsden Rock', DCI Ryan cannot ignore the call to duty. With one already dead and more human cargo missing from...

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Before she wakes  by Ed (Fiction writer) James

Before she wakes

Ed (Fiction writer) James

Book

"Single mother Marissa stands in her daughter's untidy room. Olivia's phone is still charging at the wall and her clothes are still hanging in her closet. The mirror above her daughter's desk is cracked and a message written in red ink reads 'Never F...

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The lake house at Lenashee  by Sheila Forsey

The lake house at Lenashee

Sheila Forsey

Book

"In 1967 a group of Dublin socialites gather in an old lake house in the West of Ireland for a summer break. But, before they leave, they will have witnessed something that will silently haunt them all the days of their lives... Moira Fitzpatrick has...

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Darkness in the blood  by Guy Haley

Darkness in the blood

Guy Haley

Book

"Baal has been saved from the tyranids, yet the Blood Angels' greatest challenge awaits them. Reinforced by the new Primaris Space Marines, Commander Dante has been made warden of Imperium Nihilus. But to save the shattered Imperium, he and his brothers...

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I am the sea  by Matt (Fiction writer) Stanley

I am the sea

Matt (Fiction writer) Stanley

Book

"1870. Apprentice lighthouseman James Meakes joins two others at the remote offshore rock of Ripsaw Reef - replacement for a keeper whose death there remains unexplained. Meakes' suspicions grow as he accustoms himself to his new vertical world. He f...

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The wingmaker  by Mette Jakobsen

The wingmaker

Mette Jakobsen

Book

"The crumbling marble angel is Vega's most ambitious restoration project yet, but she thinks she can manage it, if she could just find somewhere to house the statue while she works. Her father, Vince, has the solution: the abandoned Seafarers' Hotel,...

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The luminous novel  by Mario Levrero

The luminous novel

Mario Levrero

Book

"A writer attempts to complete the novel for which he has been awarded a big fat Guggenheim grant; though for a long time he succeeds mainly in procrastinating - getting an electrician to rewire his living room so he can reposition his computer; buying...

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One lucky summer  by Jenny (Editor) author. Oliver

One lucky summer

Jenny (Editor) author. Oliver

Book

"With an air of faded splendour, Willoughby Hall was an idyllic childhood home to Ruben de Lacy. Gazing at it now, decades later, the memories are flooding back, and not all of them are welcome... In a tumbledown cottage in Willoughby's grounds, Dolly...

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The things that matter  by Andrea (Romance writer) Michael

The things that matter

Andrea (Romance writer) Michael

Book

"Natasha and Daniel were meant for each other. On paper you'd never think it so; whilst Taz would arrive at school hungry and in clothes too small, Dan's affluent background was no secret. But they were drawn together and found comfort in the fact that...

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The orchard murders  by Robert Gott

The orchard murders

Robert Gott

Book

"In 1944, in the outer-Melbourne suburb of Nunawading, a brutal triple murder heralds the return of a long-forgotten cult. A man named Anthony Prescott has declared himself the Messiah and has promised his followers immortality. There are those who believe...

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A rattle of bones  by Douglas Skelton

A rattle of bones

Douglas Skelton

Book

"In 1752, Seamus a'Ghlynne, James of the Glen, was executed for the murder of government man Colin Campbell. He was almost certainly innocent. When banners are placed at his gravesite claiming that his namesake, James Stewart, is innocent of murder, ...

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Kill or die  by Samantha Lee Howe

Kill or die

Samantha Lee Howe

Book

"An agent with an agenda. A killer with a conscience. A showdown that brought a global network to its knees ... For disgraced MI5 agent Michael Kensington, the events of the past year have exploded his life like a fist closing around a grenade. For s...

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The secrets of Thistle Cottage  by Kerry Barrett

The secrets of Thistle Cottage

Kerry Barrett

Book

"1661, North Berwick, Scotland: One stormy night, healer Honor Seton and her daughter Alice are summoned to save the town lord's wife - but they're too late. A vengeful crusade against the Seton women leads to whispers of witchcraft all over town. Honor...

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The liquid land  by Raphaela Edelbauer

The liquid land

Raphaela Edelbauer

Book

"When her parents die in a car accident, the highly talented physicist Ruth Schwarz is confronted with an almost intractable problem. Her parents' will calls for them to be buried in their childhood home - but for strangers, Gross-Einland is a village...

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Unholy murder  by Lynda La Plante

Unholy murder

Lynda La Plante

Book

"A coffin is dug up by builders in the grounds of an historic convent - inside is the body of a young nun. In a city as old as London, the discovery is hardly surprising. But when scratch marks are found on the inside of the coffin lid, Detective Jane...

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The mix-up  by Holly McCulloch

The mix-up

Holly McCulloch

Book

"Paige might bake wedding cakes for a living but that doesn't mean she's dreaming about her own perfect day. Far from it. Trusting people is hard after she was badly let down by her family and boyfriend just when she needed them most. And to make things...

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The chancellor's secret  by Susanna Gregory

The chancellor's secret

Susanna Gregory

Book

"In 1360, the Great Bridge over the River Cam is close to collapse. To repair it will cost the town and the University dear, especially if its rotten wood is replaced by more durable stone. As arguments rage over raising the money other, equally heat...

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Edge case  by YZ Chin

Edge case

YZ Chin

Book

"After another taxing day as the sole female employee at her New York City tech startup, Edwina comes home to find that her husband, Marlin, has packed up a suitcase and left. Did he give up on their increasingly hopeless quest to secure their green cards...

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Dead secret  by Noelle Holten

Dead secret

Noelle Holten

Book

"DC Maggie Jamieson crosses paths once again with Probation Officer Lucy Sherwood when a domestic violence survivor stumbles into her new refuge, unable to speak, desperate for help. Then another case hits Maggie's desk. A young man has been murdered,...

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Repressed  by M. A. (Crime fiction writer) Hunter

Repressed

M. A. (Crime fiction writer) Hunter

Book

"Twenty years ago a girl was snatched from the Isle of Portland and the world kept on turning. Her name was Anna Hunter. And her sister's world ground to a halt. Emma Hunter is now a bestselling investigative journalist renowned internationally for h...

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Forgotten in death  by J. D. Robb

Forgotten in death

J. D. Robb

Book

"For a Homicide cop, murder often started the day. For the mixed-race female sloppily wrapped in a tarp and stuffed in a construction site dumpster, it had surely ended hers... Lt. Eve Dallas hasn't even arrived at work when her first call of the day...

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The perfect life  by Nuala Ellwood

The perfect life

Nuala Ellwood

Book

"Vanessa has always found it easy to pretend to be somebody different, somebody better. When things get tough in her real life, all she has to do is throw on some nicer clothes, adopt a new accent and she can escape. That's how it started: looking round...

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