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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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The Poisoned Soul by James Goss

The Poisoned Soul

James Goss

Audio CD

"Evil haunts a school near Collinwood. A strange creature is attacking young girls, and the headmistress of Worthington Hall is forced to barricade her school against it. But Miss Charity Trask has problems of her own. She fears she's not in her right...

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A dutiful boy by Mohsin Zaidi

A dutiful boy

Mohsin Zaidi

Audio CD

"A coming of age memoir about growing up queer in a strict Muslim household. Mohsin grew up in a poor pocket of east London, in a devout shia Muslim community. His family were close-knit and religiously conservative. From a young age, Mohsin felt different...

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Married. Series 1-3 by Tony Bagley

Married. Series 1-3

Tony Bagley

Audio CD

"Cantankerous bachelor Robin Lightfoot is happily single - until one morning he awakes to discover he's married with two children. And he has two half-brothers - both called Ian. Is it a nightmare, a practical joke or something more sinister? Robin g...

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Stalingrad by Vasiliĭ Grossman

Stalingrad

Vasiliĭ Grossman

Audio CD

"In April 1942, Hitler and Mussolini plan the huge offensive on the Eastern Front that will culminate in the greatest battle in human history. Hundreds of miles away, Pyotr Vavilov receives his call-up papers and spends a final night with his wife and...

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Just saying by Sophie Ranald

Just saying

Sophie Ranald

Audio CD

"I almost gave up on love. My ex, who called his private parts 'Nigel', was enough to put me off men forever. But then I met Joe. Alice thought she'd found Mr Right. Her blue-eyed boyfriend Joe gives her butterflies, makes her bacon sandwiches when s...

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Escape to the French farmhouse by Jo (Journalist) Thomas

Escape to the French farmhouse

Jo (Journalist) Thomas

Audio CD

"Del and her husband Ollie moved to a beautiful village in Provence for a fresh start after years of infertility struggles. But six weeks after they arrive, they're packing the removal van once more. As Del watches the van leave for England, she sudd...

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Spoon-fed by T. D. (Timothy David) Spector

Spoon-fed

T. D. (Timothy David) Spector

Audio CD

"One of the world's leading scientists of food and nutrition reveals why so much of the current advice about food and nutrition is dangerously inaccurate, misleading and often downright wrong. We are all bombarded with advice about what we should and...

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The Berlin girl by Mandy Robotham

The Berlin girl

Mandy Robotham

Audio CD

"Berlin, 1938: It’s the height of summer, and Germany is on the brink of war. When fledgling reporter Georgie Young is posted to Berlin, alongside fellow Londoner Max Spender, she knows they are entering the eye of the storm. Arriving to a city swathed...

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Constable on the hill by Nicholas Rhea

Constable on the hill

Nicholas Rhea

Audio CD

"Policeman Nick Rhea has been posted to the country with his wife Mary and their three small children. They move into the police house, high on a ridge overlooking the moors. It sits on the edge of the village of Aidensfield - 'probably the most beautiful...

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The cottage at Plum Tree Bay by Darcie Boleyn

The cottage at Plum Tree Bay

Darcie Boleyn

Audio CD

"Catherine Bromley has spent her life in Penhallow Sands, dedicating herself to work and supporting her emotionally fragile mother. Since her father left, it's always been the two of them and Catherine has no interest in romance. What's the point when...

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Killing for company by Brian Masters

Killing for company

Brian Masters

Audio CD

"On February 9th 1983 Dennis Nilsen was arrested at his Muswell Hill home, after human remains had been identified as the cause of blocked drains. 'Are we talking about 1 body or 2', a detective asked. Nilsen replied '15 or 16, since 1978. I'll tell ...

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The psychology of fashion by Carolyn Mair

The psychology of fashion

Carolyn Mair

Audio CD

"How do the clothes we wear affect our moods and emotions? What message do our clothes send to the world about our values, personalities and the groups we belong to? And how does the fashion industry encourage us to aspire to look in a certain way? '...

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In the dream house by Carmen Maria Machado

In the dream house

Carmen Maria Machado

Audio CD

"'In the Dream House' is Carmen Maria Machado's engrossing and wildly innovative account of a relationship gone bad. Tracing the full arc of a harrowing experience with a charismatic but volatile woman, this is a bold dissection of the mechanisms and...

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The killings at Kingfisher Hill by Sophie Hannah

The killings at Kingfisher Hill

Sophie Hannah

Audio CD

"Hercule Poirot is travelling by luxury passenger coach from London to the exclusive Kingfisher Hill estate, where Richard Devonport has summoned him to prove that his fiancee, Helen, is innocent of the murder of his brother, Frank. But there is a st...

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She has a broken thing where her heart should be by J. D. (Jonathan Dylan) Barker

She has a broken thing where her heart should be

J. D. (Jonathan Dylan) Barker

Audio CD

"After the loss of his parents, young Jack Thatch first met Stella as a child - this cryptic little girl of eight with dark hair and darker eyes, sitting alone on a bench in the cemetery clutching her favourite book. Gone moments later, the brief enc...

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Untamed shore by Silvia Moreno-Garcia

Untamed shore

Silvia Moreno-Garcia

Audio CD

"Baja California, 1979. Viridiana spends her days watching the dead sharks piled beside the seashore, as the fishermen pull their nets. There is nothing else to do, nothing else to watch, under the harsh sun. She's bored. Terribly bored. Yet her head...

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Providence lost by Paul Lay

Providence lost

Paul Lay

Audio CD

"England, 1651. Oliver Cromwell has defeated his royalist opponents in two civil wars, executed Charles I, laid waste to Ireland, and crushed the late king's son and his Scottish allies. But Parliament is divided and faction-ridden. By the end of 165...

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The lizard by Dugald Bruce-Lockhart

The lizard

Dugald Bruce-Lockhart

Audio CD

"Obsessed with his ex-girlfriend, Alistair Haston heads off to Greece, where she is on holiday. Mugged on the harbourside in Paros, he is robbed of everything. So when Ricky a charming Aussie, shows up and offers Alistair a job recruiting tourists to...

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The Bourne evolution by Brian Freeman

The Bourne evolution

Brian Freeman

Audio CD

"After the death of his wife in a mass shooting, secret agent Jason Bourne is convinced that there is more to her murder than it seems. Worse, he believes that the agency that trained him and made him who he is - Treadstone - is behind the killing. Bourne...

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Vagabonds by Jingfang Hao

Vagabonds

Jingfang Hao

Audio CD

"A century ago, the Martian colonies rebelled against the rule of Earth. Having declared an independent Martian Republic, the two planets evolved along separate trajectories, becoming two incompatible worlds vastly different in their scale, economy,....

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The virus by Stanley Johnson

The virus

Stanley Johnson

Audio CD

"When a young woman in New York City dies mysteriously after a trip to Brussels, top epidemiologist Lowell Kaplan identifies the cause of death as the Marburg Virus - a fatal strain that has surfaced only once before in history. Determined to trace the...

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Breasts and eggs by Mieko Kawakami

Breasts and eggs

Mieko Kawakami

Audio CD

"Breasts and Eggs paints a portrait of contemporary womanhood in Japan and recounts the intimate journeys of three women as they confront oppressive mores and their own uncertainties on the road to finding peace and futures they can truly call their own....

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The secrets of strangers by Charity Norman

The secrets of strangers

Charity Norman

Audio CD

"A regular weekday morning veers drastically off-course for five strangers whose paths cross in a London cafe - their lives never to be the same again when an apparently crazed gunman holds them hostage. But there is more to the situation than first meets...

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House of correction by Nicci French

House of correction

Nicci French

Audio CD

"Tabitha is accused of murder. She is in prison awaiting trial. There is a strong case against her, and she can’t remember what happened on December 21st. She is alone, frightened and confused. But somehow, from the confines of her cell, she needs to...

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All of us by A. F. Carter

All of us

A. F. Carter

Audio CD

"Meet the Grands: Martha, Victoria, Serena, Kirk, Eleni and Tina. They'd get along fine, if they didn't share a body. Carolyn Grand's traumatic childhood led to her developing six distinct personalities. The man responsible was convicted of child abuse...

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Don't trust him by Lisa Cutts

Don't trust him

Lisa Cutts

Audio CD

"After the body of a missing woman is discovered in a shallow grave, Detective Inspector Harry Powell steps in to lead the hunt for the killer. But when his investigation brings him face to face with an old case in his career, he begins to fear that a...

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Down the line by Pam Ayres

Down the line

Pam Ayres

Audio CD

"Pam Ayres, one of Britain’s best loved entertainers, personally presents this audiobook which brings together two of her solo stage shows with live audiences. Pam introduces each recording and then, as a bonus, reads a collection of new and previous...

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The Silence of Snow by Eileen Merriman

The Silence of Snow

Eileen Merriman

eBook

A compelling medical novel about facing one's demons, self-prescribing and finding the strength to carry on, even when it seems that all is lost. Anaesthetic Fellow Rory McBride is adrift. Since a routine procedure went horribly wrong, he has been plagued...

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The darkest evening by Ann Cleeves

The darkest evening

Ann Cleeves

eAudiobook

The ninth novel in the Vera Stanhope series from the Sunday Times bestseller Ann Cleeves; now a major TV series from ITV. Driving home during a swirling blizzard, Vera Stanhope's only thought is to get there quickly. But the snow is so heavy, she bec...

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The city of tears by Kate Mosse

The city of tears

Kate Mosse

eAudiobook

From the Languedoc to Paris and Amsterdam, Kate Mosse's novel sees the Joubert family caught up in the St Bartholomew's Day Massacre and a frightening sequence of events thereafter . . .

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Luster by Raven Leilani

Luster

Raven Leilani

eAudiobook

The New York Times Bestseller 'A taut, sharp, funny book about being young now. It's brutal - and brilliant.' Zadie Smith, author of Swing Time 'Remarkable, the most delicious novel I've read.' Candice Carty-Williams, author of Queenie 'I was blown away...

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The governess by Wendy Holden

The governess

Wendy Holden

eAudiobook

The Governess tells the story of Marion 'Crawfie' Crawford, the progressive young working-class woman who, as royal governess for 17 years, lived on the most intimate terms with Princess Margaret and the future Queen Elizabeth II. A long-time member of...

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The spiral by Iain Ryan

The spiral

Iain Ryan

eAudiobook

Erma Bridges' life is far from perfect, but entirely ordinary. So when she is shot twice in a targetted attack by a colleague, her quiet existence is shattered in an instant. With her would-be murderer dead, no one can give Erma the answers she needs...

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A prince and a spy by Rory Clements

A prince and a spy

Rory Clements

eAudiobook

Sweden, 1942 - Two old friends meet. They are cousins. One is Prince George, Duke of Kent, brother of the King of England. The other is Prince Philipp von Hesse, a committed Nazi and close friend of Adolf Hitler. Days later, the Prince George is killed...

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What I did by Kate Bradley

What I did

Kate Bradley

eAudiobook

The new 'gripping' (CLAIRE MCGOWAN) and 'fast-paced' (C. J. TUDOR) suspense thriller from the author of TO KEEP YOU SAFE. Perfect for readers who love Rachel Abbott and B. A. Paris. Lisa is running. She has taken her child, Jack, and she has run from...

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Victoria Park by Gemma Reeves

Victoria Park

Gemma Reeves

eAudiobook

Mona and Wolfie have lived on Victoria Park for over 50 years. As their 65th wedding anniversary approaches, they must decide how to navigate Mona's declining health. Bookended by the touching exploration of their love, Victoria Park follows 12 people...

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The dark room by Sam Blake

The dark room

Sam Blake

eAudiobook

Hare's Landing, West Cork. A house full of mystery ... Rachel Lambert leaves London, afraid for her personal safety and determined to uncover the truth behind the sudden death of a homeless man with links to a country house hotel called Hare's Landing....

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Dead of Winter  by Tom Threadgill

Dead of Winter

Tom Threadgill

Book

"How far will he go to have his revenge? When the fingers of dead women start showing up in the Supreme Court's mail, ex-FBI Agent Jeremy Winter is brought back to the Bureau to aid in the investigation. Agent Maggie Keeley, his girlfriend and now boss,...

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Coming of Winter  by Tom Threadgill

Coming of Winter

Tom Threadgill

Book

"Catherine Mae Blackston is missing. She is not the first. While investigating Blackston's recent activities, FBI Agent Jeremy Winter stumbles upon a string of missing persons within state parks. Unable to convince his boss that Blackston's disappearance...

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The mourning wave  by Gregory Funderburk

The mourning wave

Gregory Funderburk

Book

"The Mourning Wave recounts the moment the most deadly storm in American history made landfall on the beaches of Galveston Island in 1900 and a young orphan's fight for survival inside the doomed St. Mary's Orphan Asylum. Populated with real-life cha...

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Voice of reason  by Kerry Barnes

Voice of reason

Kerry Barnes

Book

"When Dionne married a nightclub owner, Luke Mason, a whisper in her ear told her she would have it all - the money, the house, and the luxury lifestyle. But she never expected her life to turn upside down the day they became parents to twins. After a...

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Stayin' alive  by Julie Mulhern

Stayin' alive

Julie Mulhern

Book

"Springtime. Love is in the air. So is murder. When Ellison Russell, reluctant finder of bodies, chairs a gala in conjunction with the museum's Chinese funerary exhibit, she expects disaster. So, she's not remotely surprised when a body turns up. Ellison...

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Scourge  by Bradley (Novelist) Wright

Scourge

Bradley (Novelist) Wright

Book

"The wrong man with the right amount of money is a dangerous thing. Especially when he has a chip on his shoulder. The weapon he is building is beyond the comprehension of most, but the United States government understands just how catastrophic it could...

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King's reign  by Bradley (Novelist) Wright

King's reign

Bradley (Novelist) Wright

Book

"South of the border the bad guys have kidnapped seven young American girls. One man, former Special Operations legend, Xander King, has the skills and the resources to stop them before the girls are sold into slavery. But compromised agents, faulty intel,...

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Water memory  by Daniel Pyne

Water memory

Daniel Pyne

Book

"Black ops specialist Aubrey Sentro may be one concussion away from death. But when pirates seize the cargo ship she's on, she must decide whether to risk her life to save her fellow passengers. Sentro's training takes over, and she's able to elude h...

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What waits for you  by Joseph Schneider

What waits for you

Joseph Schneider

Book

"The nightmare descends on a Tuesday. A routine welfare check on an older married couple turns into something out of a horror movie when their bodies are discovered mutilated inside their house. After two other couples die, it becomes clear that there's...

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The vanishing at Loxby Manor  by Abigail Wilson

The vanishing at Loxby Manor

Abigail Wilson

Book

"Her friend is missing. After five years abroad, Charity Halliwell finally returns to Loxby Manor, the home of dear friends -- and her lost love. No longer a young girl, she is now haunted by a painful secret and the demise of her dreams. Instead of...

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Hadley & Grace  by Suzanne Redfearn

Hadley & Grace

Suzanne Redfearn

Book

"Needing to escape her abusive marriage, Hadley flees with her two kids, knowing it might be her only chance. A woman who can't even kill a spider, Hadley soon finds herself pushed to the limits as she fights to protect her family. Grace, new mother of...

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The shadow box  by Luanne Rice

The shadow box

Luanne Rice

Book

"After artist Claire Beaudry Chase is attacked and left for dead in her home on the Connecticut coast, she doesn't know who she can trust. But her well-connected husband, Griffin--who is running for governor--is her prime suspect. Just before the att...

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Shipped  by Angie Hockman

Shipped

Angie Hockman

Book

"Between taking night classes for her MBA and her demanding day job at a cruise line, marketing manager Henley Evans barely has time for herself, let alone family, friends, or dating. But when she's shortlisted for the promotion of her dreams, all he...

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Surrender the dead  by John Burley

Surrender the dead

John Burley

Book

"When Erin Reece left Wolf Point, Montana, fifteen years ago after graduating high school, she'd planned to never set foot in her childhood hometown again. Two decades ago, people in Wolf Point started disappearing without a trace-- including Erin’s ...

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The women and the girls  by Laura Bloom

The women and the girls

Laura Bloom

Book

"It's 1977, and warm, bohemian Libby, a stay-at-home mother, genius entertainer and gifted cook, is lonely. When she meets Carol - recently emigrated from London, adrift and in a controlling marriage - and Anna, who loves her career, but not her marriage,...

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Our Italian summer  by Jennifer Probst

Our Italian summer

Jennifer Probst

Book

"Workaholic, career-obsessed Francesca is fiercely independent and successful in all areas of life except one: family. She struggles to make time for her relationship with her teenage daughter, Allegra, and the two have become practically strangers to...

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Heiress on fire  by Kellie McCourt

Heiress on fire

Kellie McCourt

Book

"The marriage of Aussie billion-heiress Indigo-Daisy-Violet-Amber Hasluck-Royce-Jones-Bombberg to conscientious reconstructive surgeon Dr Richard Bombberg has come to a spectacular end. In the middle of a cocktail party, Indigo set him and a mysterious...

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House with no doors  by Jeff Noon

House with no doors

Jeff Noon

Book

"At first glance, Leonard Graves' death was unremarkable. Sleeping pills, a bottle of vodka, a note saying goodbye. But when Detective Henry Hobbes discovers a grave in the basement, he realizes there is something far more sinister at work. Further.....

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The mask of mirrors  by M. A. Carrick

The mask of mirrors

M. A. Carrick

Book

"Nightmares are creeping through the city of dreams... Renata Viraudax is a con artist who has come to the sparkling city of Nadezra -- the city of dreams -- with one goal: to trick her way into a noble house and secure her fortune and her sister's future....

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Minus me  by Mameve Medwed

Minus me

Mameve Medwed

Book

"Annie and her devoted but comically incompetent childhood sweetheart Sam are the owners and operators of Annie's, a gourmet sandwich shop, home to the legendary Paul Bunyan Special Sandwich--their nutritionally challenged continual source of income ...

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Enjoy the view by Sarah Morgenthaler

Enjoy the view

Sarah Morgenthaler

eBook

"Former Hollywood darling River Lane's acting career is tanking fast. Determined to start fresh behind the camera, she agrees to film a documentary about the picturesque small town of Moose Springs, Alaska. The assignment should have been easy, but the...

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Happy singles day by Ann Marie Walker

Happy singles day

Ann Marie Walker

eBook

Single and proud of it! Oh, oops... As a Certified Professional Organizer, everything in Paige Parker's world is as it should be. Perfect apartment, perfect office, perfect life. And now, the perfect vacation planned to honor Singles Day. After all, ...

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Almost dark by Letitia Trent

Almost dark

Letitia Trent

eBook

An "intelligent, melancholy, and terrifying" ghost story set in a picture-perfect Vermont town (Paul G. Tremblay, author of The Cabin at the End of the World). In 1993, teenage Claire and her twin brother, Sam, sneak out to Farmington's old textile f...

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The devil's feather by Minette Walters

The devil's feather

Minette Walters

eAudiobook

"Have you ever wanted to bury a secret so deeply that no one will find out about it? With private security firms supplying bodyguards in every theatre of war, who will notice the emergence of a sexual psychopath from the ranks of the mercenaries? Amidst...

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Unconquerable sun by Kate Elliott

Unconquerable sun

Kate Elliott

eAudiobook

Princess Sun has finally come of age. Growing up in the shadow of her mother, Eirene, has been no easy task. The legendary queen-marshal did what everyone thought impossible: expel the invaders and build Chaonia into a magnificent republic, one to be...

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Along the endless river  by Rose Alexander

Along the endless river

Rose Alexander

Book

"1890: When Katharine and her husband, Anselmo, set sail to Brazil to reap the spoils of the rubber boom, it seems as if they cannot fail. But when Anselmo dies suddenly on the treacherous waters of the Amazon, a pregnant Katharine must decide whether...

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Under a dark angel's eye  by Patricia Highsmith

Under a dark angel's eye

Patricia Highsmith

Book

"Patricia Highsmith was one of the great twentieth-century fiction writers, celebrated for classics The Talented Mr Ripley, Carol and Strangers on a Train, but she was also a masterful and prolific short-story writer. This definitive new collection, ...

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The last resort  by S. J. I. (Susan Jennifer Inglis) Holliday

The last resort

S. J. I. (Susan Jennifer Inglis) Ho...

Book

"When Amelia is invited to an all-expenses-paid retreat on a private island, the mysterious offer is too good to refuse. Along with six other strangers, she's told they're here to test a brand-new product for Timeo Technologies. But the guests' excitement...

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It's raining men  by Milly Johnson

It's raining men

Milly Johnson

Book

"Best friends May, Lara and Clare are desperate for a holiday. They have been dreaming of a little cottage in the middle of nowhere, long walks in the country and just a bit of time away from it all. But when they arrive in Ren Dullem, a small Yorksh...

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The Boleyn reckoning  by Laura Andersen

The Boleyn reckoning

Laura Andersen

Book

"Elizabeth Tudor is at a crossroads. After a disastrous winter, the Duke of Northumberland has been executed for treason while his son, Robert Dudley, claims from the Tower that the true traitor has not yet been caught. And though her brother, William,...

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Shielding Jayme  by Susan Stoker

Shielding Jayme

Susan Stoker

Book

"After a decade of hard work and dedication, Jayme Caldwell's dreams of a Seattle bakery are whisked out from under her. She's licking her wounds in Killeen, Texas, living with her memaw, Winnie, while contemplating her future. Of course, Memaw knows...

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Shielding Riley  by Susan Stoker

Shielding Riley

Susan Stoker

Book

"Porter "Oz" Reed knows as well as anyone the damage words can do. So while he's not looking for a relationship, he has no problem standing outside his apartment looking intimidating as his sweet neighbor finally kicks her verbally abusive ex to the curb....

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The ruthless  by David W. Putnam

The ruthless

David W. Putnam

Book

"Pushed to his emotional limit, Los Angeles County Sheriff Deputy Bruno Johnson struggles to hold his family together while immersed in his unrelenting career. His daughter, Olivia, is a teen mom to twin toddlers; her common-law husband, Derek Sams, is...

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The Sapphire Portal by Ian Irvine

The Sapphire Portal

Ian Irvine

Audio CD

The Sapphire Portal is ready and the Merdrun are bringing their long-hidden women and children through. There's no turning back now. But what is the true purpose of the portal? Is it a horrific new weapon to cleanse Santhenar of all four human species,...

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The governess by Wendy Holden

The governess

Wendy Holden

Audio CD

The Governess tells the story of Marion 'Crawfie' Crawford, the progressive young working-class woman who, as royal governess for 17 years, lived on the most intimate terms with Princess Margaret and the future Queen Elizabeth II. A long-time member of...

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A promise of ankles by Alexander McCall Smith

A promise of ankles

Alexander McCall Smith

Audio CD

The winds of change are blowing through Scotland Street. Though Bertie is getting older, he can't resist an adventure to escape his domineering mother, and Bruce, ever the navel-gazer, will have to bring his best self to navigate the complexities of the...

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Outback blaze by Rachael Johns

Outback blaze

Rachael Johns

Audio CD

Ruby Jones was always an optimist, but the trauma of her past had made her wary. So when she flees to the small rural community of Bunyip Bay to start afresh, she has her sights firmly set on establishing her horse-riding business and rebuilding her life....

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Loving country by Bruce Pascoe

Loving country

Bruce Pascoe

Audio CD

Listeners are encouraged to discover sacred Australia by reconsidering the accepted history and hearing diverse stories of her Indigenous people. The intention of this audiobook is to foster communication and understanding between all peoples and country,...

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Watsonia by Don Watson

Watsonia

Don Watson

Audio CD

'When you write speeches for other people for a living, any audience is a good audience. I address walls and poultry: I stand on a wheelbarrow and give after-dinner speeches as the moon rises over the fowl yard. I say, Eight and a half generations of...

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Vengewar  by Kevin J. Anderson

Vengewar

Kevin J. Anderson

Book

"Two continents at war: the Three Kingdoms and Ishara have been in conflict for a thousand years. But when an outside threat arises-the reawakening of a powerful ancient race that wants to remake the world-the two warring nations must somehow set asi...

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Sirocco  by Dana Haynes

Sirocco

Dana Haynes

Book

"A serial bomber is wreaking havoc throughout Europe. Former New York City cop Michael Finnigan and former Spanish assassin Katalin Fiero - the brains behind St. Nicholas Salvage & Wrecking, a covert bounty-hunting operation based in Cyprus - may be the...

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The rib king  by Ladee Hubbard

The rib king

Ladee Hubbard

Book

"For fifteen years August Sitwell has worked for the Barclays, a well-to-do white family who plucked him from an orphan asylum and gave him a job. The groundskeeper is part of the household’s all-black staff, along with “Miss Mamie,” the talented cook,...

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Ridgerunner  by Gil Adamson

Ridgerunner

Gil Adamson

Book

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

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The Brass Queen  by Elizabeth Chatsworth

The Brass Queen

Elizabeth Chatsworth

Book

"In a steam-powered world, Miss Constance Haltwhistle is the last in a line of blue-blooded rogues. Selling firearms under her alias, the "Brass Queen," she has kept her baronial estate's coffers full. But when US spy J. F. Trusdale saves her from as...

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The mercenary  by Paul Vidich

The mercenary

Paul Vidich

Book

"Moscow, 1985. The Soviet Union and its communist regime are in the last stages of decline, but remain opaque to the rest of the world - and still very dangerous. In this ever-shifting landscape, a senior KGB officer - code name GAMBIT - has approached...

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Gangland by Jared Savage

Gangland

Jared Savage

Audio CD

New Zealand is now one of the most lucrative illicit drug markets in the world. Organised crime is about making money. It's a business. But over the past 20 years, the dealers have graduated from motorcycle gangs to Asian crime syndicates and now the...

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The captain's run by Gregor Paul

The captain's run

Gregor Paul

Audio CD

The job of All Blacks captain comes with a scrutiny that puts it alongside the prime minister in terms of profile and public expectation. Leadership roles in any sports team or organisation carry additional responsibilities, but the All Blacks captaincy...

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Boy on fire by Mark Mordue

Boy on fire

Mark Mordue

Audio CD

The life and times of a boy on fire, with all that he absorbed in order to dream himself into becoming one of the darkest, and then one of the brightest, of our rock 'n' roll stars. Light enough for the many to share. A deeply beautiful, profound and...

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Dr. Karl's surfing safari through science by Karl Kruszelnicki

Dr. Karl's surfing safari through science

Karl Kruszelnicki

Audio CD

Dr Karl is surfing the Universe for all that's gnarly, awesome, weird and wonderful. Why is sharpening a pencil in space risky business? What makes a sunset red and not blue? How far would the Earth's viruses reach if you laid them end to end? Which ...

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The two lost mountains by Matthew Reilly

The two lost mountains

Matthew Reilly

Audio CD

Find the mountains and perform the fall! Jack West Jr is in the race of his life and he is a long, long way behind. An incredible victory but at a terrible price ... Against all the odds, Jack West Jr found the Three Secret Cities but at a heartbreaking...

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The magician of Lhasa by David Michie

The magician of Lhasa

David Michie

Audio CD

When novice monk Tenzin Dorje is told by his lama that the Red Army is invading Tibet, his country's darkest moment paradoxically gives him a sense of purpose like no other. He accepts a mission to carry two ancient, secret texts across the Himalayas...

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From blood and ash by Jennifer L. Armentrout

From blood and ash

Jennifer L. Armentrout

Audio CD

Chosen from birth to usher in a new era, Poppy's life has never been her own. The life of the Maiden is solitary. Never to be touched. Never to be looked upon. Never to be spoken to. Never to experience pleasure. Waiting for the day of her Ascension,...

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Daddy by Emma Cline

Daddy

Emma Cline

Audio CD

The stories in Emma Cline's stunning first collection consider the dark corners of human experience, exploring the fault lines of power between men and women, parents and children, past and present. A man travels to his son's school to deal with the fallout...

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Daylight by David Baldacci

Daylight

David Baldacci

Audio CD

FBI Agent Atlee Pine's search for her twin sister, Mercy, coincides with military investigator John Puller's high-stakes case, leading them both into a global conspiracy from which neither of them will escape unscathed. Ever since Mercy was abducted after...

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The short, the long and the tall by Jeffrey Archer

The short, the long and the tall

Jeffrey Archer

Audio CD

International number one bestselling author Jeffrey Archer is a master of the short story form, creating classic tales beloved by his fans and hitting the top of the bestseller lists. This is a collection of his best-loved stories. Find out what happens...

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The autobiography of Malcolm X by Malcolm X

The autobiography of Malcolm X

Malcolm X

Audio CD

Experience a bold take on this classic autobiography as it's performed by Oscar-nominated Laurence Fishburne. In this searing classic autobiography, originally published in 1965, Malcolm X, the Muslim leader, firebrand and Black empowerment activist,...

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The Sandman by Neil Gaiman

The Sandman

Neil Gaiman

Audio CD

When The Sandman, also known as Lord Morpheus - the immortal king of dreams, stories and the imagination - is pulled from his realm and imprisoned on Earth by a nefarious cult, he languishes for decades before finally escaping. Once free, he must retrieve...

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The saints of salvation by Peter F Hamilton

The saints of salvation

Peter F Hamilton

Audio CD

Humanity rises to meet a powerful alien threat, in this extraordinary conclusion to Peter F. Hamilton's Salvation Sequence. Live in hiding - or die for freedom. Humanity welcomed the Olyix and their utopian technology. But mankind was tricked. Now th...

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Letters of note

Letters of note

Audio CD

A compulsive collection of the world's most entertaining, inspiring and powerful letters with war at their heart, curated by the founder of the global phenomenon lettersofnote.com. In Letters of Note: War, Shaun Usher brings together some of the most...

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What I did  by Kate Bradley

What I did

Kate Bradley

Book

"Lisa is running.She has taken her child, Jack, and she has run from his father. Lisa thinks she's safe.She's found a remote house where no one will be able to find them. Lisa is about to wake up in her worst nightmare. And now she must face what she's...

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Milk blood heat  by Dantiel W. Moniz

Milk blood heat

Dantiel W. Moniz

Book

"Set among the cities and suburbs of Florida, each story in Milk Blood Heat delves into the ordinary worlds of young girls, women, and men who find themselves confronted by extraordinary moments of violent personal reckoning. These intimate portraits...

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Girl A  by Abigail. author. Dean

Girl A

Abigail. author. Dean

Book

"Lex Gracie doesn’t want to think about her family. She doesn’t want to think about growing up in her parents’ House of Horrors. And she doesn’t want to think about her identity as Girl A: the girl who escaped. When her mother dies in prison and leaves...

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NYPD Red 6  by James Patterson

NYPD Red 6

James Patterson

Audio CD

Reality star Erin Easton's wedding may have a TV crew documenting every extravagant detail, but when the bride disappears from the reception, it's no diva turn. Her dressing room is empty except for a blood-spattered wedding dress. Detective Kylie MacDonald...

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