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  • Early Morning Riser

    by Katherine Heiny

    ‘Gorgeous. Very, very funny in a knowing wry way but so tender, so beautiful. I loved all the characters.’ Marian Keyes ‘Warm, witty, touching – and frequently hilarious’ David Nicholls, author of Sweet Sorrow ‘You put the book down and feel glad to be alive’ India Knight, Sunday TimesJane easily falls in love with Duncan: he's charming, good-natured, and handsome. He has also slept with nearly ... Read more

    $9.99 AUD

  • Villa of Sun and Secrets

    A warm escapist read that will keep you guessing

    by Jennifer Bohnet

    **It's never too late to live the dream...'Unputdownable, a heart-warming story of love, family and friendship in the glorious south of France. What’s not to love!' Lucy Coleman** Carla Sullivan’s 50th birthday is fast approaching when her whole world is turned upside down. Discovering her feckless husband is having yet another affair and following her mother’s death, she is in need of an escape. ... Read more

    $5.99 AUD

  • What If?

    The perfect laugh-out-loud romantic comedy for 2021 from bestseller Shari Low

    by Shari Low

    'I absolutely love Shari's books, funny, honest and heartwarming writing' Jenny Colgan, bestselling authorBrand new from #1 bestseller Shari Low.What if you were wrong to say goodbye to Mr Right...?1999.Carly Cooper is 30, single, and after coming close to saying ‘I do’ to six different men, she’s wondering if she accidentally said ‘goodbye’ to Mr Right.So, Carly quits her job, her flat, her ... ... Read more

    $5.99 AUD

  • Them Before Us

    Why We Need a Global Children’s Rights Movement

    by Katy Faust and 2 more

    Them Before Us has flipped the script on adult-centric attitudes toward marriage, parenthood, and reproductive technologies by framing these issues around a child’s right to be raised by both their mother and father. Set against a backdrop of sound research, the compelling stories throughout each chapter confirm that a child’s mental, physical, and emotional well-being depends on being loved by ... Read more

    $13.99 AUD

  • The Mersey Orphan

    A gripping family saga with a twist

    by Sheila Riley

    series Reckoner's Row #1
    'A thoroughly enjoyable, powerful novel' Lyn Andrews'An enchanting, warm and deeply touching story' Cathy SharpWinter, Liverpool 1947.Evie Kilgaren is a fighter. Abandoned by her mother and with her father long gone, she is left to raise her siblings in dockside Liverpool, as they battle against the coldest winter on record. But she is determined to make a life for herself and create a happy home ... Read more

    $5.99 AUD

  • The Accident

    a gripping, edge-of-your-seat thriller

    by Dawn Goodwin

    A tragic accident, an unbearable loss and a marriage in crisis – but who can she trust or is she all alone?Veronica Pullman's comfortable suburban life comes to a shuddering halt when her young daughter, Grace, tragically dies in a car accident.Months later, unable to come to terms with her daughter's death, detached from her husband and alienated from her friends and family, a chance encounter on ... Read more

    $5.49 AUD

  • Will You Love Me?: The story of my adopted daughter Lucy

    by Cathy Glass

    This eleventh memoir and latest title from the internationally bestselling author and foster carer Cathy Glass can either be read as a full eBook or in 3 serialised eBook-only parts. Will You Love Me tells the true story of Cathy’s adopted daughter Lucy.Lucy was born to a single mother who had been abused and neglected for most of her own childhood. Right from the beginning Lucy’s mother couldn’t ... Read more

    $5.99 AUD

  • The Old Girls' Network

    A funny, feel-good read for 2021 from bestseller Judy Leigh

    by Judy Leigh

    **The Top 10 bestsellerIt's never too late to change…**After a health scare, 77 year-old spinster Barbara goes to convalesce in the sleepy picture-perfect English country village of Winsley Green with her sister Pauline. The sisters are chalk and cheese - Barbara, outspoken and aloof and Pauline, good natured and homely – so it’s not long before the tension starts to rise.When Pauline accidentally ... Read more

    $5.99 AUD

  • A Long Way from Home

    by Cathy Glass

    The true story of 2 year-old Anna, abandoned by her natural parents, left alone in a neglected orphanage.Elaine and Ian had travelled half way round the world to adopt little Anna. She couldn’t have been more wanted, loved and cherished. So why was she now in foster care and living with me? It didn’t make sense.Until I learned what had happened. …Dressed only in nappies and ragged T-shirts the ... Read more

    $8.99 AUD

  • Helpless: A True Short Story

    by Rosie Lewis

    A dramatic short story from experienced foster carer Rosie Lewis.Baby Sarah is born to a crack-addicted mother on a freezing cold night in December. Rosie is woken a few short hours later, at 1am, and taken to the maternity unit by police escort to collect the infant and take her to a place of safety.But it soon becomes clear that Sarah is suffering from severe withdrawal symptoms. Knowing that ... Read more

    $5.99 AUD

  • The Blind Side: Evolution of a Game

    by Michael Lewis

    "Lewis has such a gift for storytelling...he writes as lucidly for sports fans as for those who read him for other reasons."—Janet Maslin, New York TimesOne day Michael Oher will be among the most highly paid athletes in the National Football League. When we first meet him, he is one of thirteen children by a mother addicted to crack; he does not know his real name, his father, his birthday, or ... Read more

    $15.83 AUD

  • A Springtime To Remember

    The perfect feel-good love story for 2021 from the #1 bestseller

    by Lucy Coleman

    *From the bestselling author of Summer in Provence*****‘Wonderfully escapist, romantic and heart-warming, Lucy Coleman’s stories are the perfect tonic when life is a little grey.' Holly MartinLet Lucy Coleman transport you to glorious, sun-drenched France, for the perfect feel-good read. Paris and the Palace of Versailles have always meant a lot to TV producer Lexie. Her grandma Viv spent a year ... Read more

    $5.99 AUD

  • Starry Skies Over The Chocolate Pot Cafe

    A heartwarming festive read to curl up with in 2021

    by Jessica Redland

    series Christmas on Castle Street #2
    Cosy up with a mug of hot chocolate for some festive sparkle from bestseller Jessica Redland.Everyone is getting into the festive spirit on Castle Street - snow is falling, fairy lights are glistening and Christmas shopping is underway.But for Tara Porter, owner of thriving cafe, The Chocolate Pot, this is the most difficult time of the year. From the outside, Tara is a successful businesswoman ... Read more

    $5.99 AUD

  • Stuck On You

    The perfect laugh-out-loud romantic comedy for 2021

    by Portia MacIntosh

    'Super-romantic and full of festive spirit. I loved it!' Mandy BaggotCould a post-it note really lead to love...?Sadie doesn't have time for finding love. She's too busy as PA for famous artist Damian Banks. When she's not arranging exhibitions, she's organising his dry cleaning or dumping his never-ending stream of girlfriends.But when she strikes up an unusual friendship with her desk share ... Read more

    $5.99 AUD

  • Becoming Sister Wives

    The Story of an Unconventional Marriage

    by Kody Brown and 4 more

    The uncensored, New York Times bestselling memoir by the polygamist stars of the hit show Sister Wives, Kody and his four wives openly discuss what it’s like living in a plural marriage.A SINGULAR STORY OF PLURAL MARRIAGESince TLC first launched its popular reality program Sister Wives, Kody Brown, his four wives—Meri, Janelle, Christine, and Robyn—and their seventeen children have become one of ... Read more

    $17.99 AUD

  • More Than Two

    A Practical Guide to Ethical Polyamory

    by Franklin Veaux and 3 more

    Can you love more than one person? Have multiple romantic partners, without jealousy or cheating? Absolutely! Polyamorous people have been paving the way, through trial and painful error. Now there's the new book More Than Two: A practical guide to ethical polyamory to help you find your own way. ... Read more

    $17.59 AUD

  • The Girl You Forgot

    An emotional, gripping novel of love, loss and hope for 2021

    by Giselle Green

    'A moving novel that had me gripped from the start' Bella Andre, New York Times bestselling author of The SullivansDoes the heart ever really forget?When Ava’s partner Will is diagnosed with a terminal brain tumour, the doctors give Will one chance to survive - an operation which means he will lose his recent memory. Ava begs him to take the chance, sure that she can cope with Will forgetting her. ... Read more

    $5.99 AUD

  • Sunshine Over Bluebell Cliff

    A wonderfully uplifting read for 2021

    by Della Galton

    'Utterly uplifting, pure escapism - a perfect summer read' Trisha Ashley, bestselling authorBluebell Cliff Hotel is a place to make your dreams come true... Clara King is left in sole charge of a fabulous new clifftop hotel for the summer.The owner has barely left the country when Clara realises that someone is hell-bent on putting the Bluebell Cliff Hotel out of business.It becomes a race against ... Read more

    $5.99 AUD

  • Girlish

    Growing Up in a Lesbian Home

    by Lara Lillibridge

    Award-Winning Finalist in the LGBTQ Non-Fiction category of the 2018 Best Book Awards sponsored by American Book FestAn honest, unfiltered memoir about a girl with an unconventional family.“The story everyone wants to hear isn’t the story I want to tell.” Lara Lillibridge grew up with two moms—an experience that shaped and scarred her at the same time. Told from the perspective of “Girl,” ... Read more

    $23.99 AUD

  • Coming Home To Seashell Cottage

    An unforgettable, emotional novel of family and friendship for 2021

    by Jessica Redland

    series Welcome To Whitsborough Bay #4
    ***Winner of Chill With a Book Book of the Year 2019 Award as *Dreaming About Daran*******For Clare O’Connell, home is where the heart aches…***Since the age of sixteen, Clare O'Connell has lived her life by four strict rules:Don't talk about IrelandDon't think about IrelandDon't go to IrelandDon't let anyone inAnd so far, it's worked well. She's got a great career, amazing friends, and she's rea. ... Read more

    $5.99 AUD

  • Moonlight Over Studland Bay

    Escape to the coast with a heartwarming, uplifting read for 2021

    by Della Galton

    'Utterly uplifting, pure escapism...' Trisha Ashley.'I haven’t read such a sweet book for years. I loved every page' Sue Moorcroft.Animal loving Samantha Jones is on a mission to ‘live the dream’.When best friend Abby has a beautiful baby boy Sam’s priorities change and she realises she wants more from her life.Uninspired with her dull day job Sam plans to expand Purbeck Pooches, her seaside pet ... Read more

    $5.99 AUD

  • Pretty Things

    by Janelle Brown

    SOON TO BE A LIMITED SERIES STARRING NICOLE KIDMAN'Pretty Things is awesome. Simple as that. I loved every page'Harlan Coben'It's Dynasty meets Patricia Highsmith'Washington Post'Will keep you turning pages till the end'Attica Locke'Outrageously entertaining'Times Crime ClubNina once bou... ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • The Mothers

    Five women. Five secrets. One missing husband.

    by Sarah J. Naughton

    FROM THE NUMBER ONE BESTSELLING AUTHOR'Dazzlingly inventive'Sunday Times, Crime Book of the Month'A meticulously plotted exploration of friendship, foe-ship and the lies that bind, which builds to a gripping and powerful conclusion'Cara Hunter**********FIVE WOMEN.They meet at their NCT Group. The only thing they have in common is they're all pr... ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • Kids Books: The Lion and mosquito

    Kids books Series, #1

    by Emma Clover

    series Kids books Series #1
    Bedtime Stories the seriesThe Lion and MosquitoThis is Shot Story and Photo Book for Bedtime of Children"Away with you, vile insect!" said a Lion angrily to a Gnat that was buzzing around his head. But the Gnat was not in the least disturbed."Do you think," he said spitefully to the Lion, "that I am afraid of you because they call you king?"The next instant he flew at the Lion and stung him ... Read more

    $2.79 AUD