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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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Man alone  by John Mulgan

Man alone

John Mulgan

Book

"Recently demobilized, Johnson comes to New Zealand shortly after WWI. He travels the country taking casual jobs and making casual friends, according to his 'system [of] hard work for the good time and never stay anywhere long'. The good times disappear...

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Rising tide  by Jennifer Palgrave

Rising tide

Jennifer Palgrave

Book

"Nat Spiller, an admired climate change activist, has accidentally drowned. That's the police verdict. But was it an accident? His partner Ellie thinks otherwise. Pam, Ellie's aunt, draws a reluctant Lauren Foster into the mystery"--Back cover.

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异世界居酒屋. by 蝉川夏哉

异世界居酒屋.

蝉川夏哉

Book

曾经是卫兵的汉斯,选择到居酒屋当学徒而不被父亲理解;包税人葛诺特,因为自己的工作而不敢和弟弟相认;国王康德拉因为祖父安排的联姻而离家出走……在异世界,但人与人之间也会有一些不可避免的小矛盾。

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异世界居酒屋. by 蝉川夏哉

异世界居酒屋.

蝉川夏哉

Book

古都有很多从异乡来的人。他们已经适应了新的生活,却始终忘不了故乡的味道。令他们感到惊奇的是,在居酒屋总能意外地品尝到故乡的美食,给那颗漂泊的心一份归属感。

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未完成的夏天 = Summer  by Monica Sabolo

未完成的夏天 = Summer

Monica Sabolo

Book

一部以男孩视角 还原女孩被侵犯真相的心理悬疑小说。

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异世界居酒屋. by 蝉川夏哉

异世界居酒屋.

蝉川夏哉

Book

阿信和小忍努力经营着一家居酒屋,但不知为何,店的正门连通着一个异世界的城镇。在这里,他们遇见了慵懒的士兵、严肃的包税人、挑剔的伯爵千金、胆小的少女、害怕鱿鱼的中队长……这些无意间来到居酒屋的客人,都被这里的美食所折服,忘记了生活中烦恼,成为居酒屋的好朋友……

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异世界居酒屋. by 蝉川夏哉

异世界居酒屋.

蝉川夏哉

Book

古老的律例规定,在古都居住满一年,就会获得古都居民的身份,所以居酒屋也已经是古都的一员了。在这一年间,居酒屋推出了天妇罗、夫妇煮、牛筋土手烧、饭团等美食。阿信他们还结交了好多新朋友,药剂师英格立顿和她的徒弟卡米拉,想成为吟游诗人的阿鲁努,流浪女佣兵莱昂蒂娜……

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The beauty of impossible things  by Rachel Donohue

The beauty of impossible things

Rachel Donohue

Book

"The summer Natasha Rothwell turns fifteen, strange dancing lights appear in the sky above her small town, lights that she interprets as portents of doom. Natasha leads a sheltered life with her beautiful, bohemian mother in a crumbling house by the sea....

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Ferdinand, the man with the kind heart  by Irmgard Keun

Ferdinand, the man with the kind heart

Irmgard Keun

Book

"Bombed-out Cologne after the war is a strange place to be. The black market in jam and corsets is booming, half-destroyed houses offer opportunities for stealing doors and eggcups, and de-Nazification parties are all the rage. Recently released from...

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Rena  by Arora Nikora

Rena

Arora Nikora

Book

"Wikitoria, Chief Rawhiti's beautiful and headstrong daughter, a young Maori girl on the cusp of womanhood, is fascinated by the culture of the local European settlers, with far-reaching consequences for herself and her whanau"--Back cover.

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The time of our lives  by Portia MacIntosh

The time of our lives

Portia MacIntosh

Book

"Luca is used to being the 'single one' at weddings - it happens, when all your other friends are engaged, married or taken. But when she bumps into Tom, her friend from university who broke her heart into a million pieces, she finds herself wondering...

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In the shadow of the fire  by Hervé Le Corre

In the shadow of the fire

Hervé Le Corre

Book

"In 1871, the Paris Commune’s “bloody week” sees the savage climax of the clashes between the Communards and the French Armed Forces loyal to Versailles. Amid the shrapnel and the chaos, while the entire west side of Paris is a field of ruins, a pho...

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Darkness beyond  by Marjorie. author. Eccles

Darkness beyond

Marjorie. author. Eccles

Book

"February, 1933. When their eldest brother Paul walks into their hallway, fourteen years after he was presumed dead, successful property developers Thea and Teddy Millar are beset with questions. Where has he been? Why has he never written to let them...

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Selected stories  by Elizabeth Bowen

Selected stories

Elizabeth Bowen

Book

"Spanning the 1920s to the post-war years, this new selection brings Elizabeth Bowen's finest short stories together for the first time. Elegant and subtle, they showcase Bowen's ability to evoke ineffable emotions - grief, nostalgia, self-consciousness,...

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The Village Green Bookshop  by Rachael. author. Lucas

The Village Green Bookshop

Rachael. author. Lucas

Book

"The Village Green Bookshop is a heartwarming story of good books and good friends, by the bestselling author of The Telephone Box Library, Rachael Lucas. When Hannah Lewis loses her beloved aunt Jess, it makes her take stock of her own life. She's a...

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The republic of false truths  by ʻAlāʼ Aswānī

The republic of false truths

ʻAlāʼ Aswānī

Book

"Cairo, 2011. After decades under a repressive regime, tensions are rising in the city streets. No one is out of reach of the revolution. There is General Alwany, a high-ranking member of the government's security agency, a pious man who loves his family...

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The plague letters  by V. L. Valentine

The plague letters

V. L. Valentine

Book

"London, 1665. Hidden within the growing pile of corpses in his churchyard, Rector Symon Patrick discovers a victim of the pestilence unlike any he has seen before: a young woman with a shorn head, covered in burns, and with pieces of twine delicately...

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Dreamland  by Rosa. author. Rankin-Gee

Dreamland

Rosa. author. Rankin-Gee

Book

"In the coastal resort of Margate, hotels lie empty and sun-faded ‘For Sale’ signs line the streets. The sea is higher - it’s higher everywhere - and those who can are moving inland. A young girl called Chance, however, is just arriving. Chance’s family...

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The high house  by Jessie Greengrass

The high house

Jessie Greengrass

Book

"Francesca is Caro’s stepmother, and Pauly’s mother. A scientist, she can see what is going to happen. The high house was once her holiday home; now looked after by locals Grandy and Sally, she has turned it into an ark, for when the time comes. The...

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Tragedy on the branch line  by Edward. author. Marston

Tragedy on the branch line

Edward. author. Marston

Book

"When Robert Pomeroy, a young undergraduate at Corpus Christi College, finds a letter slipped under his door in the early hours of a rainy day, he flies into a panic. Hastily readying himself and dashing off a few lines for the porter to summon his f...

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Butcher's Wood  by Peter. author. Guttridge

Butcher's Wood

Peter. author. Guttridge

Book

"During a theatre performance Detective Inspector Sarah Gilchrist is reluctantly attending, blood begins soaking through a curtain startling one actor into falling to his death from the stage. The source of the blood: Elvira Wright, the lead actress,...

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The truth about her  by Jacqueline Maley

The truth about her

Jacqueline Maley

Book

"Journalist and single mother Suzy Hamilton gets a phone call one summer morning, and finds out that the subject of one of her investigative exposes, 25-year-old wellness blogger Tracey Doran, has killed herself overnight. Suzy is horrified by this news...

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How do you live?  by Genzaburō Yoshino

How do you live?

Genzaburō Yoshino

Book

"The streets of Tokyo swarm below fifteen year-old Copper as he gazes out into the city of his childhood. Struck by the thought of the infinite people whose lives play out alongside his own, he begins to wonder, how do you live? Considering life's bi...

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Flappy entertains  by Santa Montefiore

Flappy entertains

Santa Montefiore

Book

"Flappy now takes centre stage, more charismatic and competitive than ever. Underneath her graceful exterior lies a passion nobody knew about, least of all Flappy herself... Flappy Scott-Booth is the self-appointed queen bee of Badley Compton, a pict...

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This virtual night  by C. S. Friedman

This virtual night

C. S. Friedman

Book

"When deep-space travel altered the genes of the first interstellar colonists, Earth abandoned them. But some of the colonies survived, and a new civilization of mental and physical "Variants" has been established, centered around clusters of space s...

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The woman in the wood  by Mark (Novelist) Hill

The woman in the wood

Mark (Novelist) Hill

Book

"Three years ago, Danny 'Abs' Cruikshank, star of reality show Laid in Essex!, was living the dream. And then, on the night of the party, everything changed. It was supposed to be an intimate weekend gathering. Just a few close friends in a remote cottage...

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The girls are all so nice here  by Laurie Elizabeth Flynn

The girls are all so nice here

Laurie Elizabeth Flynn

Book

"When Ambrosia first arrives at prestigious college Wesleyan, she’s desperate to fit in. But Amb struggles to navigate the rules of this strange, elite world, filled with privileged ‘nice’ young women - until she meets the charismatic but troubled Sully,...

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While Paris slept  by Ruth Druart

While Paris slept

Ruth Druart

Book

"Santa Cruz 1953. Jean-Luc thought he had left it all behind. The scar on his face a small price to pay for surviving the horrors of Nazi occupation. Now, he has a new life in California, a family. He never expected the past to come knocking on his door......

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Dark sky  by C. J. Box

Dark sky

C. J. Box

Book

"When the governor of Wyoming gives Joe Pickett the thankless task of taking a tech baron on an elk hunting trip, Joe reluctantly treks into the wilderness with his high-profile charge. But as they venture into the woods, a man-hunter is hot on their...

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The broken ones  by Carla Kovach

The broken ones

Carla Kovach

Book

"Amber applies a dash of red lipstick and checks herself out in the mirror before heading out on a date. ‘Don’t wait up!’ she calls to her housemates as she leaves. But Amber never returns home that night. Amber Slater is never seen again.The last person...

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Godzilla vs. Kong  by J. Gregory Keyes

Godzilla vs. Kong

J. Gregory Keyes

Book

"Legends collide as Godzilla and Kong, the two most powerful forces of nature, clash in a spectacular battle for the ages. As a squadron embarks on a perilous mission into fantastic uncharted terrain, unearthing clues to the Titans' very origins and ...

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The lineup  by Meghan Quinn

The lineup

Meghan Quinn

Book

"Want to know a secret? It's about that girl over there. Don’t look, but she’s the one in the power suit—with the long, black hair and the serious expression, the one I’m about to go on a date with . . . Yeah, according to her, she 'accidentally' donated...

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Brave new girl  by Louisa Luna

Brave new girl

Louisa Luna

Book

"A fourteen-year-old trying to find her way in the world, Doreen is as much an outcast at school as she is at home. Marginalized by her peers, misunderstood by her parents, and mourning the loss of her older brother who disappeared when she was just a...

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Crooked  by Louisa Luna

Crooked

Louisa Luna

Book

"Melody is just out of prison and struggling to adjust to the harsh realities of life on the outside. Haunted by glimpses of her owwn harrowing girlhood and of the mysterious circumstances that put her in prison in the first place, she slowly, bravely...

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Unlocked  by Karen Kingsbury

Unlocked

Karen Kingsbury

Book

"Holden Harris is an eighteen-year-old locked in a prison of autism. Despite his quiet ways and quirky behaviors, Holden is very happy and socially engaged -- on the inside in a private world all his own. In reality he is bullied at school by kids who...

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Longing  by Karen Kingsbury

Longing

Karen Kingsbury

Book

"After a long and lonely silence from Cody Coleman, Bailey Flanigan becomes closer to her one-time Hollywood co-star, Brandon Paul. Nights on the town in New York City and long talks on the balcony of Brandon's Malibu Beach home make Bailey dizzy with...

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Just the way I am  by Jo (Romance fiction writer) Watson

Just the way I am

Jo (Romance fiction writer) Watson

Book

"Has Fate given her a second chance? 'Zoe' is having a very bad day. As if getting trapped in a faulty elevator wasn't bad enough, losing her memory has made it much worse. If there's one piece of luck, it's that the paramedic on the scene, Noah, is both...

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Bobby's war  by Shirley Mann

Bobby's war

Shirley Mann

Book

"On the ground, the crowd of men stood with their mouths agape, watching the wings soar into the air, the tail kept impressively steady and the small plane with a woman at the controls disappearing into the May sunshine. It's 1942 and World War Two is...

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Red house  by Joss Stirling

Red house

Joss Stirling

Book

"The compelling new mystery featuring Bridges and George has them taking on a haunting new case that will leave them doubting their judgement, and even their own eyes and ears …"--Provided by publisher.

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Sex with strangers  by Michael Lowenthal

Sex with strangers

Michael Lowenthal

Book

"A fiercely honest exploration of the risks and rewards of contemporary relationships - and hookups - Sex with Strangers embraces the dizzying power of attraction across the spectrum of passion and infatuation. In this fearless collection, lust and l...

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Brotherhood  by Mohamed Mbougar Sarr

Brotherhood

Mohamed Mbougar Sarr

Book

"A novel about cowardice and courage in the face of repression, from a powerful new voice of French-African literature. The imaginary country of Sumal is a happy place, until, that is, it's taken hostage by a fundamentalist jihadist organization called...

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Infinite  by Jeremy Robinson

Infinite

Jeremy Robinson

Book

"The Galahad, a faster-than-light spacecraft, carries fifty scientists and engineers on a mission to prepare Kepler 452b, Earth's nearest habitable neighbor at 1400 light years away. With Earth no longer habitable and the Mars colony slowly failing, they...

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The Scot's oath  by Heather Grothaus

The Scot's oath

Heather Grothaus

Book

"In the shadow of a damning legacy, these proud sons take medieval Scotland by storm . . . and surrender to love's saving grace. When Padraig Boyd learns he is the sole legitimate heir to a Northumberland manor, he flees the impoverished fishing isle...

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Gray hair don't care  by Karen (Karen B.) Booth

Gray hair don't care

Karen (Karen B.) Booth

Book

"At 47, newly divorced makeup artist Lela Bennett is dreading her next steps. Dating. Meeting people. Not letting herself go. But then she runs into Donovan James and tries something different--sleeping with her sexy crush from college. Unfortunately,...

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Ready or not  by Elizabeth Hayley

Ready or not

Elizabeth Hayley

Book

"Taylor Peterson is hoping for a fresh start. With her best friend, Sophia, and the rest of their little gang by her side, she’s confident she can shake off the problems that haunted her last semester and move forward. The only thing standing in her way...

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Constantine  by Heather Grothaus

Constantine

Heather Grothaus

Book

"A shadow has fallen over the medieval Holy Land and four courageous Crusaders have banded together to root out the enemy. The Brotherhood of Fallen Angels have dedicated their lives to the pursuit of justice. But is there room in their hearts for love?...

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Adrian  by Heather Grothaus

Adrian

Heather Grothaus

Book

"Introducing the Brotherhood of Fallen Angels—an epic new series set in the medieval Holy Land, where four heroic Crusaders find themselves caught in the crosshairs of revenge, devotion—and love… From palaces and cathedrals to fortresses, Adrian Hail...

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Valentine  by Heather Grothaus

Valentine

Heather Grothaus

Book

"Introducing the Brotherhood of Fallen Angels—an epic new series set in the medieval Holy Land, where four heroic Crusaders find themselves caught in the crosshairs of revenge, devotion—and love… He’s a man of passion and principle. But would he kill...

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Sincerely, Ethel Malley  by Stephen Orr

Sincerely, Ethel Malley

Stephen Orr

Book

"In the darkest days of World War II, Ethel Malley lives a quiet life on Dalmar Street, Croydon. One day she finds a collection of poems written by her late (and secretive) brother, Ern. She sends them to Max Harris, co-editor of modernist magazine A...

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Blackout after dark  by Marie Force

Blackout after dark

Marie Force

Book

"An island-wide power failure has thrust Gansett into darkness. We'll take this opportunity to catch up with each of the couples we've come to know and love, and meet a few new characters who'll appear in upcoming books. It's the heart of summer, the...

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At first sight  by Hannah Sunderland

At first sight

Hannah Sunderland

Book

"Two strangers. Two chance meetings. One extraordinary love story…Nell and Charlie feel a spark when they meet by chance in a cafe. But they don’t trade numbers, or surnames, so there’s no way they’ll meet again. But the next day, Nell’s phone rings at...

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The passenger  by Ulrich Alexander Boschwitz

The passenger

Ulrich Alexander Boschwitz

Book

"Germany, November 1938: Otto Silbermann receives a knock on his door and realises he must flee. A respected German-Jewish businessman, he has managed to evade the escalating brutality of the Nazi regime. But now, as he and his wife plan to leave, all...

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A final rest  by Blythe Baker

A final rest

Blythe Baker

Book

"On her return to London, Rose Beckingham’s reunion with her relatives is marred by shadows from the past. When a family wedding moves the party to the English countryside, it isn’t long before old resentments resurface and dark suspicions are awakened....

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Beneath Cornish skies  by Kate (Novelist) Ryder

Beneath Cornish skies

Kate (Novelist) Ryder

Book

"To an outsider, Cassandra Shaw's life looks perfect. She lives in a luxurious modern house in the English countryside, with a handsome, wealthy boyfriend who insists she needn't do a day's work in her life. But Cassie knows that something is not right....

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The friend  by Charlie 1940- author. Gallagher

The friend

Charlie 1940- author. Gallagher

Book

"Danny and Sharon Evans are desperate for answers. Why did their seemingly happy daughter try to take her own life? When a stranger approaches Danny, saying he knows who’s to blame, Danny is tempted, despite Sharon’s reservations. And when his new f...

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The secret lives of dentists  by W. A. Winter

The secret lives of dentists

W. A. Winter

Book

"In 1955, small-town girls flock to Minneapolis for work, love, and adventure. But Teresa Hickman, from Dollar, North Dakota, is a special case. Beguiling. Promiscuous. And, on a chilly April morning, dead along an abandoned trolley track in a Souths...

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Sha'Kert  by Ishmael A. Soledad

Sha'Kert

Ishmael A. Soledad

Book

"Greg and Lou learn that their daughter has a terminal illness. In their desperation, they make a deal from which there is no return. When their crimes are exposed, their world is turned upside down. Henry wants nothing more than to leave his Amish c...

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Man down  by Irma. author. Venter

Man down

Irma. author. Venter

Book

"Ranna Abramson wants to disappear. But she knows she can’t keep running when a former enemy tracks her down in Mumbai with dire news: her onetime lover, journalist Alex Derksen, has disappeared back home in South Africa.Torn between her desire for him...

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50 Harbor Street  by Debbie Macomber

50 Harbor Street

Debbie Macomber

Book

"Revisiting the town of Cedar Cove, Washington, this new novel centers around Corrie McAfee and her husband, a private investigator, as they solve a mystery from their past, while their daughter Linette moves back home and opens a new medical clinic and...

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Lost in Paris  by Elizabeth Thompson

Lost in Paris

Elizabeth Thompson

Book

"Hannah Bond has always been a bookworm, which is why she fled Florida - and her unstable, alcoholic mother - for a quiet life leading Jane Austen-themed tours through the British countryside. But on New Year’s Eve, everything comes crashing down when...

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The halfpenny girls  by Maggie Mason

The halfpenny girls

Maggie Mason

Book

"t is 1937 and Alice, Edith and Marg continue to face hardships every day, growing up on one of the poorest streets in Blackpool. Penniless, their friendship has helped them survive this far, but it'll take more than that to see them through the darkest...

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Assassins rogue  by Rachel. author. Amphlett

Assassins rogue

Rachel. author. Amphlett

Book

"An injured pilot discovers Eva Delacourt’s safe house moments before dying from her wounds, thrusting the female assassin into a global conspiracy. Within days, a new war will begin in the Middle East, and Eva is the only person who can prevent it.In...

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The light of the midnight stars  by Rena Rossner

The light of the midnight stars

Rena Rossner

Book

"Deep in the Hungarian woods, the sacred magic of King Solomon lives on in his descendants. Gathering under the midnight stars, they perform small miracles and none are more gifted than the great Rabbi Isaac and his three daughters. But darkness is c...

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The Venetian legacy  by Philip Gwynne Jones

The Venetian legacy

Philip Gwynne Jones

Book

"No happy ever after for Nathan and Federica? Newlyweds Nathan Sutherland and Federica Ravagnan are looking forward to weeks of sunshine and relaxation on the island of Pellestrina, in a cottage belonging to Federica's late father, Elio. The weather ...

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The Lip  by Charlie. author. Carroll

The Lip

Charlie. author. Carroll

Book

"Melody Janie is hidden. She lives alone in a caravan in Bones Break: a small cliff-top on Cornwall's north coast. She spends her time roaming her territory, spying on passing tourists and ramblers, and remembering. She sees everything and yet remains...

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The deception of Harriet Fleet  by Helen Scarlett

The deception of Harriet Fleet

Helen Scarlett

Book

"1871. An age of discovery and progress. But for the Wainwright family, residents of the gloomy Teesbank Hall in County Durham the secrets of the past continue to overshadow their lives. Harriet would not have taken the job of governess in such a remote...

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Fidelity  by Marco Missiroli

Fidelity

Marco Missiroli

Book

"Carlo, a part-time professor of creative writing, and Margherita, an architect-turned-real estate-agent: a happily married couple in their mid-thirties, perfectly attuned to each other's restlessness. They are in love, but they also harbour desires that...

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We shall sing a song into the deep  by Andrew Kelly Stewart

We shall sing a song into the deep

Andrew Kelly Stewart

Book

"Remy is a Chorister, rescued from the surface world and raised to sing in a choir of young boys. Remy is part of a strange crew who control the Leviathan, an aging nuclear submarine, that bears a sacred mission: to trigger the Second Coming when the...

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Duchess if you dare  by Anabelle Bryant

Duchess if you dare

Anabelle Bryant

Book

"From the glittering ballrooms of the ton to the city's grittiest corners, London has no shortage of wrongs in need of righting--and the Maidens of Mayhem are prepared for the challenge. United by secrecy and sisterhood, these daring women from all walks...

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Trial of the Wizard King  by Chad. author. Corrie

Trial of the Wizard King

Chad. author. Corrie

Book

"The wizard king has returned. The mercenaries have scattered. Cadrith Elanis has returned to Tralodren, picking up where he left off centuries before. And while Cadrissa isn't sure how she fits into his plans, her abduction has left her with little hope...

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Maybe baby  by Carol (Writer of love stories) Thomas

Maybe baby

Carol (Writer of love stories) Thom...

Book

"Just when you thought you had it all worked out ... Best friends Lisa and Felicity think - maybe, just maybe - they finally have everything sorted out in their lives. Lisa is in a happy relationship with her old flame, and busy mum Felicity has managed...

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Finding Elodie  by Susan Stoker

Finding Elodie

Susan Stoker

Book

"Renowned chef Elodie Winters' dream job, private chef to a powerful family in New York, quickly becomes a nightmare when her employer turns out to be the head of a notorious mob family. Now on the run, she thinks she's finally safe, having landed in...

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Lonely castle in the mirror  by Mizuki Tsujimura

Lonely castle in the mirror

Mizuki Tsujimura

Book

"How can you save your friend's life if she doesn't want to be rescued? In a tranquil neighbourhood of Tokyo, seven teenagers wake to find the mirrors in their bedrooms are shining. At a single touch, they are pulled from their lonely lives into to a...

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The willow wren  by Philipp Schott

The willow wren

Philipp Schott

Book

"The touching and nuanced portrait of the rise and fall of Nazi Germany through the eyes of a resourceful German boy. Ludwig is an odd and introverted child, growing up in Hitler's Germany. While Ludwig's father, Wilhelm, is a senior Nazi and a true ...

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Dark lullaby  by Polly Ho-Yen

Dark lullaby

Polly Ho-Yen

Book

"The world is suffering an infertility crisis, the last natural birth was over twenty years ago and now the only way to conceive is through a painful fertility treatment. Any children born are strictly monitored, and if you are deemed an unfit parent...

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A heart divided  by Yong Jin

A heart divided

Yong Jin

Book

"China: 1200 A.D. In the fourth and final volume of Legends of the Condor Heroes, Guo Jing is at last forced to make a choice between loyalty to the land of his birth and keeping faith with Genghis Khan, who has been like a father to him. When it comes...

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Victoria Park  by Gemma Reeves

Victoria Park

Gemma Reeves

Book

"Mona and Wolfie have lived on Victoria Park for over fifty years. Now, on the eve of their sixty-fifth wedding anniversary, they must decide how to navigate Mona's declining health. Bookended by the touching exploration of their love, Victoria Park ...

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Silver wings, Iron Cross  by Thomas W. Young

Silver wings, Iron Cross

Thomas W. Young

Book

"World War II: Lieutenant Karl Hagan earned his wings the hard way. But when his plane is shot down behind enemy lines, he's forced to make the hardest decision of his life: trusting the enemy. Oberleutnant Wilhelm Albrecht wore his Iron Cross with pride....

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The untameable  by Guillermo Arriaga Jordán

The untameable

Guillermo Arriaga Jordán

Book

"Yukon, Canada's far north. A young man tracks a wolf through the wilderness. The one his grandfather warned him about: ... In Mexico City, Juan Guillermo has pledged vengeance. For his murdered brother, Carlos. For his parents, sentenced to death by...

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The war girls  by Rosie (Fiction writer) James

The war girls

Rosie (Fiction writer) James

Book

"Can their friendship survive the darkest days of war? When Abigail arrives for a new start in Bristol in the late 1930s, she knows life won’t be easy – particularly as she is the unmarried mother of three-year-old Emily Grace. But as the war starts to...

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The lost hours  by Susan Lewis

The lost hours

Susan Lewis

Book

"Golden couple Annie and David Crayce have it all. A loving marriage, three beautiful children and a thriving family business. Life couldn’t be better. Until the unthinkable happens… A piece of damning DNA evidence has arisen, placing David as the p...

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The system  by Ryan Gattis

The system

Ryan Gattis

Book

"On December 6, 1993, a drug dealer called Scrappy is shot and left for dead on the lawn outside her mother’s house in South Central Los Angeles. Augie, a heroin addict, witnesses the whole thing - before he steals all the drugs on her person, as well...

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Find you first  by Linwood Barclay

Find you first

Linwood Barclay

Book

"It's a deadly race against time... Tech billionaire Miles has more money than he can ever spend, and everything he could dream of - except time. Now facing a terminal illness, Miles knows he must seize every minute to put his life in order. And that...

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Someone who isn't me  by Danuta. author. Kot

Someone who isn't me

Danuta. author. Kot

Book

"Becca’s had a hard time of it, but she has finally got her life together. She has a nice little flat, a steady job pulling pints, and she’s even seeing someone new: Andy, who keeps his private life to himself but is always good for a laugh. And then...

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The bone code  by Kathy Reichs

The bone code

Kathy Reichs

Book

"A storm has hit South Carolina, dredging up crimes of the past. On the way to Isle of Palms, a barrier island off the South Carolina coast, forensic anthropologist Temperance Brennan receives a call from the Charleston coroner. During the storm, a m...

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Other women  by Cathy Kelly

Other women

Cathy Kelly

Book

"Sid wears her independence like armour. So when she strikes up a rare connection with unlucky-in-love Finn, they are both determined to prove that men and women can just be friends. Can't they? Marin has the perfect home, attentive husband, two belo...

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In her tracks  by Robert Dugoni

In her tracks

Robert Dugoni

Book

"Returning from an extended leave in her hometown of Cedar Grove, Detective Tracy Crosswhite finds herself reassigned to the Seattle PD’s cold case unit. As the protective mother of an infant daughter, Tracy is immediately drawn to her first file: th...

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Wilde child  by Eloisa James

Wilde child

Eloisa James

Book

"Already notorious for the golden hair that proves her mother’s infidelity, Lady Joan can’t seem to avoid scandals, but her latest escapade may finally ruin her: she’s determined to perform the title role of a prince - in breeches, naturally. She has...

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The burning girls  by C. J. Tudor

The burning girls

C. J. Tudor

Book

"Welcome to Chapel Croft. For Rev Jack Brooks and teenage daughter Flo it's supposed to be a fresh start. New job, new home. But, as Jack knows, the past isn't easily forgotten. And in a close-knit community where the residents seem as proud as they ...

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Second first impressions  by Sally Thorne

Second first impressions

Sally Thorne

Book

"An advertisement has been placed (again!) by the wealthy and eccentric Parloni Sisters. The salary is generous and the employers are 90 years old, so how hard could the job be? Well, none have lasted longer than a week. Most boys leave in tears. Ruthie...

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When the stars go dark  by Paula McLain

When the stars go dark

Paula McLain

Book

"Anna Hart is a seasoned missing persons detective in San Francisco with far too much knowledge of the darkest side of human nature. When unspeakable tragedy strikes her personal life, Anna, desperate and numb, flees to the Northern California village...

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Ocean prey  by John Sandford

Ocean prey

John Sandford

Book

"An off-duty Coast Guardsman is fishing with his family when he calls in some suspicious behavior from a nearby boat. It's a snazzy craft, slick and outfitted with extra horsepower, and is zipping along until it slows to pick up a surfaced diver . . ....

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Turn a blind eye  by Jeffrey Archer

Turn a blind eye

Jeffrey Archer

Book

"William Warwick, now a Detective Inspector, is tasked with a dangerous new line of work, to go undercover and expose crime of another kind: corruption at the heart of the Metropolitan Police Force. His team is focused on following Detective Jerry Summers,...

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The quiet people  by Paul Cleave

The quiet people

Paul Cleave

Book

Cameron and Lisa Murdoch are successful crime-writers. They have been on the promotional circuit, joking that no-one knows how to get away with crime like they do. After all, they write about it for a living. So when their 7 year old son Zach goes m...

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The crocodile hunter  by Gerald Seymour

The crocodile hunter

Gerald Seymour

Book

"In the office at MI5 where he works, they call Jonas Merrick 'the eternal flame'. It isn't a compliment. It's because he never goes out. He never goes undercover, never does surveillance, never goes with the teams that kick down the doors or seize t...

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Into the woods  by David John Mark

Into the woods

David John Mark

Book

"Thirty years ago, three girls followed a stranger into the woods. Only two returned. The surviving pair have never been able to remember what happened or what the fate of the third girl was. Local rumours talk of hippies and drugs and mystic rituals,...

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Every seventh wave  by Tom Vowler

Every seventh wave

Tom Vowler

Book

"Every Seventh Wave has strong echoes of Fiona Mozley's Elmet and Evie Wyld's All the Birds, Singing. Strongly lyrical, the novel also serves as a literary thriller, with a suspenseful pace that builds to its redemptive finale. People-trafficking, fr...

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The girl with the silver bangle  by Linda Finlay

The girl with the silver bangle

Linda Finlay

Book

"London, 1910. A cruel twist of fate means Daisy must give up the job she loves painting for a theatre company and move to Devon. Only the silver bangle she wears on her wrist brings comfort, reminding her of a young man who once promised her his heart....

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The tiger's time  by Marc Alan Edelheit

The tiger's time

Marc Alan Edelheit

Book

"A nobleman from an infamous family, imperial legionary officer, and born fighter, Ben Stiger is trapped in the past and cut off from everything he has known. The World Gate is sealed behind him and Delvaris the man he traveled through time to save, is...

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