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  • A Family Torn Apart: Three sisters and a dark secret that threatens to separate them for ever

    by Cathy Glass ...
    Angie, 6, and sister Polly, 4, are utterly distraught when they arrive to stay with foster carer Cathy Glass. Their older half-sister Ashleigh has accused their father of something horrible, and the two young sisters have been removed from home to keep them safe.Cathy tries to comfort the girls, but they are inconsolable. They just want their mummy and daddy, whom they love dearly.The girls appear ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • The Lies of Locke Lamora

    The deviously twisty fantasy adventure you will not want to put down

    by Scott Lynch ...
    series Gentleman Bastard
    'One of my top ten books ever. Maybe top five. If you haven't read it, you should' Patrick Rothfuss, New York Times bestselling author of The Name of the Wind 'Fresh, original and engrossing' George R.R. Martin, the phenomenon behind A Game of ThronesThey say that the Thorn of Camorr can beat anyone in a fight. They say he steals from the rich and gives to the poor. They say he's part man, ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • More Than Two

    A Practical Guide to Ethical Polyamory

    series More Than Two Essentials
    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

    $16.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Villa of Sun and Secrets

    A warm escapist read that will keep you guessing

    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 ColemanCarla 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 or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Under One Roof

    An uplifting and heartwarming read from Samantha Tonge for 2022

    ‘Such a joy of a book’ Faith Hogan, author of The Ladies’ Midnight Swimming Club‘Family stalemates are unravelled in this moving novel about three strong women told with Samantha’s warmth, humour and empathy’ Zoe Folbigg, author of The Note‘Heartwarming tale of family rifts and reunions across three generations with a generous helping of wonderful 80s nostalgia. A lovely read!’ Rut... ... Read more

    $5.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • 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

    $5.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • 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

    $6.99 AUD

  • The Old Girls' Network

    The top 10 bestselling funny, feel-good read from USA Today bestseller Judy Leigh

    by Judy Leigh ...
    The USA Today and Top 10 bestseller It'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 ... Read more

    $5.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • What If?

    The perfect laugh-out-loud romantic comedy from #1 bestseller Shari Low

    by Shari Low ...
    'I absolutely love Shari's books, funny, honest and heartwarming writing' Jenny Colgan, bestselling author Brand 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, ... ... Read more

    $5.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • A Small Boy’s Cry

    by Rosie Lewis ...
    A heartbreaking and shocking short story from foster carer Rosie Lewis.Toddler Charlie falls from the second floor window of his tower block home while his mother is busy shooting up in their dirty council flat.Laying alone on a pile of rubbish until concerned neighbours hear him whimpering, Charlie is taken to hospital by police officers who are unable to rouse his mother.With a gash to his head, ... Read more

    $4.99 AUD

  • Two More Sleeps

    by Rosie Lewis ...
    This is the heart-breaking tale of Angell, a young girl desperately loved but inadequately cared for by her troubled mother Nicki.Abandoned and left barely clothed beneath a park bench on a freezing cold day in winter, the bewildered child is rescued by police and passed into the loving and compassionate care of the Lewis family.But when foster carer Rosie takes Angell into her home and heart, she ... Read more

    $4.99 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

    $7.99 AUD

  • Unexpected: A True Short Story

    by Rosie Lewis ...
    A dramatic and heartwarming story from foster carer, Rosie Lewis.Ellen, a 28-year-old office worker is so shocked by the sudden birth of her baby that she abandons the newborn in hospital. Foster carer Rosie Lewis begins visiting baby Hope in hospital, then a week later she is released into her care.At first Rosie struggles to understand how any mother could abandon a small baby, but when Ellen ... Read more

    $6.99 AUD

  • A Springtime To Remember

    The perfect feel-good love story from bestseller Lucy Coleman

    by Lucy Coleman ...
    ‘Wonderfully escapist, romantic and heart-warming, Lucy Coleman’s stories are the perfect tonic when life is a little grey.' Holly MartinLet bestseller 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 there, but her adventures and memories were ... Read more

    $5.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Starry Skies Over The Chocolate Pot Cafe

    A heartwarming festive read to curl up with in 2022

    Book 3 - Christmas on Castle Street
    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 or Free with Kobo Plus

  • 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

    $15.99 AUD

  • The Mersey Orphan

    A gripping family saga with a twist

    by Sheila Riley ...
    Book 1 - Reckoner's Row
    '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 or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Stuck On You

    The perfect laugh-out-loud romantic comedy from bestseller 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 or Free with Kobo Plus

  • The Ex

    A gripping psychological crime thriller

    by Diane Saxon ...
    Book 4 - DS Jenna Morgan
    Sometimes your past just won't let go...All NEW from Diane SaxonAs a heat wave grips the country, DS Jenna Morgan is called to a domestic incident at the home of a young family in Ironbridge.Pregnant Imelda Cheetham-Epstein has been found unconscious by her husband, Zak with serious head injuries.When Jenna arrives on the scene, she discovers something even more disturbing – the couple's eleven ... Read more

    $5.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Early Morning Riser

    ‘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

  • Becoming Sister Wives

    The Story of an Unconventional Marriage

    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

  • Love Times Three

    Our True Story of a Polygamous Marriage

    From a familythat inspired Big Love’s story of Bill Henricksonand his three wives, this first-ever memoir of a polygamous family captures theextraordinary workings of a unique family dynamic, and argues forthe acceptance of plural marriage as an alternative lifestyle. Readers ofCarolyn Jessop’s Escape, Elissa Wall’s StolenInnocence,and James McGreevey’s Confession,as well as fans of shows like Big ... Read more

    $16.99 AUD

  • The Girl You Forgot

    An emotional, gripping novel of love, loss and hope

    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 or Free with Kobo Plus