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  • The Ripping Tree

    by Nikki Gemmell ...
    An illustrious family. A beautiful home. A shipwrecked young woman left on its doorstep.D******on't think they're going to save her.A new novel from international bestselling author, Nikki Gemmell.Early 1800s. Thomasina Trelora is on her way to the colonies. Her fate: to be married to a clergyman she's never met. As the Australian coastline comes into view a storm wrecks the ship and leaves her ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • People of Abandoned Character

    What if you thought your husband was Jack the Ripper?London, 1888. Susannah rushes into marriage to a young and wealthy surgeon. After a passionate honeymoon, she returns home with her new husband wrapped around her little finger. But then everything changes. His behaviour becomes increasingly volatile and violent. He stays out all night, returning home bloodied and full of secrets.Lonely and ... Read more

    $8.90 AUD

  • The Guernsey Novels - Books 1-3

    Charming stories of drama, love and mystery set on beautiful Guernsey

    by Anne Allen ...
    series The Guernsey Novels
    The Guernsey Novels by award-winning author Anne Allen are linked but standalone stories, which will appeal to fans of The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society.DANGEROUS WATERSTragedy seems to follow Jeanne Le Page around . . .Can she really go through it again and survive?She is lucky to be alive … at sixteen Jeanne was almost killed in a boating accident which brought heart-breaking ... Read more

    $7.50 AUD

  • The Charlotte and Thomas Pitt Novels Volume One

    The Cater Street Hangman, Callander Square, and Paragon Walk

    by Anne Perry ...
    series The Charlotte and Thomas Pitt Novels
    Return to the origins of the Victorian-era sleuthing couple with the first three mysteries in the “unfailingly rewarding” New York Times–bestselling series (The New York Times Book Review).“For nearly four decades Anne Perry’s riveting detective novels have played out against the backdrop of the Victorian era” (The Washington Post). Now in a single volume, readers can enjoy the “exemplary ... Read more

    $34.31 AUD $1.99 AUD

  • Over My Dead Body (William Warwick Novels)

    series William Warwick Novels
    An unputdownable story of murder, revenge and betrayal from international number one bestseller Jeffrey Archer.THE CLOCK IS TICKING IN THIS ROLLERCOASTER RIDE OF A THRILLER…In London, the Metropolitan Police set up a new Unsolved Murders Unit – a cold case squad – to catch the criminals nobody else can.In Geneva, millionaire art collector Miles Faulkner – convicted of forgery and theft – was ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD


  • Written in My Own Heart's Blood

    Outlander Novel 8

    series Outlander #8
    The latest epic volume in the multimillion-copy bestselling Outlander series.It is June 1778, and the world seems to be turning upside-down. The British Army is withdrawing from Philadelphia, with George Washington in pursuit, and for the first time, it looks as if the rebels might actually win. But for Claire Fraser and her family, there are even more tumultuous revolutions that have to be ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • Her Last Flight

    Don’t miss Beatriz Williams’s latest, spellbinding novel – about a daring female pilot and a love story that would last a lifetime…Hawaii, 1947Journalist Janey Everett arrives at a remote village on the island of Kauai, determined to solve one of the world’s greatest unsolved mysteries.Ten years earlier, renowned pilot Sam Mallory left to fight in the Spanish Civil War. He never returned.Now Janey ... Read more

    $9.99 AUD $3.99 AUD

  • Crouchback (The Welsh Guard Mysteries)

    series The Welsh Guard Mysteries #1
    (Crouchback is a medieval word derived from cross-back and indicates participation in a Crusade)April 1284. As a newly widowed lady-in-waiting to the very pregnant Queen Eleanor of England, Catrin never expected to return to Wales again. She was definitely unprepared to be confronted with murder when she got there—or to find herself face-to-face with Rhys, the childhood friend she lost twenty ... Read more

    $6.99 AUD

  • Hidden in Plain Sight: William Warwick Book 2

    series William Warwick #2
    Hidden in Plain Sight is the second brilliant and captivating novel featuring William Warwick by the master storyteller and bestselling author of the Clifton Chronicles, Jeffrey Archer.Do you want the good news or the bad?William Warwick has been promoted to Detective Sergeant but his promotion has meant reassignment, along with the rest of his team, to the Drugs Squad in Southwark, where they are ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • The Colonial's Son

    by Peter Watt ...
    As the son of 'the Colonial', legendary Queen's Captain Ian Steele, Josiah Steele has big shoes to fill. Although his home in New South Wales is a world away, he dreams of one day travelling to England to study to be a commissioned officer in the Scottish Regiment.After cutting his teeth in business on the rough and ready goldfields of Far North Queensland's Palmer River, he finally realises his ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD


  • The Resistance Girl

    A heartbreaking World War 2 historical fiction novel for 2021

    by Jina Bacarr ...
    A heart-wrenching World War 2 story of love, war and sacrifice.'A story that will keep you mesmerised until the very end.'★★★★★ Two women. One heartbreaking secret.Paris, 1943. Sylvie Martone is the star of French cinema, and adored by fans. But as Nazi officers swarm the streets of Paris, she is spotted arm in arm with an SS Officer and her fellow Parisians begin to turn against her.However ... Read more

    $5.99 AUD

  • A Gambling Man

    series Aloysius Archer #2
    Evoking the golden age of crime and for fans of Raymond Chandler and Agatha Christie, comes A Gambling Man from one of the world's bestselling thriller writers, David Baldacci.A lucky roll of the diceIt is nearly 1950 and Aloysius Archer is on his way to Bay Town, California to take up a post with renowned gumshoe, Willie Dash. Making an overnight stop in Reno he gets lucky at the casino, meets a ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • Nothing Ventured: William Warwick Book 1

    series William Warwick #1
    ***Nothing Ventured***is the incredible and thrilling novel by the master storyteller and bestselling author of the Clifton Chronicles and Kane and Abel, Jeffrey Archer.This is not a detective story, this is a story about the making of a detective...William Warwick has always wanted to be a detective, and decides, much to his father's dismay, that rather than become a barrister like his father, ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • The Postscript Murders

    a gripping new mystery from the bestselling author of The Stranger Diaries

    The ultimate gripping murder mystery for winter nights, from the bestselling author of The Stranger Diaries and the Dr Ruth Galloway MysteriesPS: thanks for the murders.The death of a ninety-year-old woman with a heart condition should absolutely not be suspicious. DS Harbinder Kaur certainly sees nothing to concern her in carer Natalka's account of Peggy Smith's death.But when Natalka reveals ... Read more

    $15.99 AUD $12.99 AUD

  • For Lord and Land

    series The Bernicia Chronicles #8
    Greed and ambition threaten to tear the north apart.War rages between the two kingdoms of Northumbria. Kin is pitted against kin and friend becomes foe as ambitious kings vie for supremacy.When Beobrand travels south into East Angeln to rescue a friend, he unwittingly tilts the balance of power in the north, setting in motion events that will lead to a climactic confrontation between Oswiu of ... Read more

    $8.90 AUD

  • The Good Wife of Bath

    A (Mostly) True Story

    by Karen Brooks ...
    In the middle ages, a poet told a story that mocked a strong woman. It became a literary classic. But what if the woman in question had a chance to tell her own version? Who would you believe?'Brooks' mischievous retelling [of Chaucer's The Wife of Bath] dials up the feminist themes - and the fun - to 11.' The Canberra TimesEngland, The Year of Our Lord, 1364When married off aged 12 to an elderly ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • The Seven Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle

    The Sunday Times Bestseller and Winner of the Costa First Novel Award

    by Stuart Turton ...

    $13.63 AUD

  • An Echo in the Bone

    Outlander Novel 7

    series Outlander #7
    THE TRIUMPHANT SEVENTH NOVEL IN THE MULTI-MILLION BESTSELLING OUTLANDER SERIES.The year is 1777. The place, North Carolina. And as the American rebellion grows in intensity, Highlander Jamie Fraser and his wife Claire need to decide which side their family is going to be on.The choice should be an easy one, given that Claire was born in the twentieth century and has already seen the future - in ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • Murder on a Midnight Clear

    A 1920s Christmas Mystery

    by Sara Rosett ...
    series High Society Lady Detective #6
    A snowbound country mansion, a missing butler, and a Christmas case . . .Olive and Jasper have never been closer—except in one area. Jasper is still reticent about his frequent disappearances from polite society. With the holidays approaching and no paying client on the books, Olive decides to shadow Jasper when he’s unexpectedly called away. Her search brings her to Holly Hill Lodge where an ... Read more

    $7.99 AUD

  • One Good Deed: Aloysius Archer Book 1

    series Aloysius Archer #1
    Murder and family secrets, a touch of romance and deeply-felt revenge - with the twist of all twists - make up the ingredients of One Good Deed. A gripping page-turner for all those who love mystery, crime, Raymond Chandler and Agatha Christie from one of the world's favourite thriller writers, David Baldacci.In 1949, Aloysius Archer arrives in the dusty Southern town of Poca City. He has ... ... Read more

    $9.99 AUD

  • Christmas at Castle Dunrannoch

    The Curse of Clan Dalreagh - Two Highlander Romances

    series The Lady's Guide
    “The curse is upon us! Beware the bagpipes! Each clansman shall meet his death!”Whenever the fearsome fetch of Camdyn Dalreagh, first chieftain, plays a ghostly rendition on the bagpipes, a death is close at hand... so legend goes.But is the story of the curse really true?Through the ages, Castle Dunrannoch has been a place of intrigue, ambition, and more than the occasional murder!As the ... Read more

    $0.99 AUD

  • Rivers End Collection

    Books 1-4

    series Rivers End
    The fact that there was a beautiful dog in this series drew me in. Absolutely loved this series from start to finish. Maria Boczan.The funeral of her last family member brings Christie to the seaside town of River's End, far from her city life and high flying career. Inheriting a rundown cottage is yet another problem to deal with until the discovery of a shoebox of memories draws her into a ... Read more

    $9.99 AUD

  • Murder at the Mayfair Hotel

    A Cozy Historical Mystery

    by C.J. Archer ...
    series Cleopatra Fox Mysteries #1
    It was the most fashionable place to stay in London, until murder made a reservation. Solve the puzzle in this new cozy historical mystery from USA Today bestselling author of the Glass and Steele series.December 1899. After the death of her beloved grandmother, Cleopatra Fox moves into the luxury hotel owned by her estranged uncle in the hopes of putting hardship and loneliness behind her. But ... Read more

    $4.99 AUD

  • Fiona and the Enigmatic Earl

    series Lady Charlotte's Society of Angels #3
    From USA Today Bestseller Grace CallawayShe is a member of a secret society of lady investigators. He is a spy for the Crown. Both want a marriage of convenience as a cover for their true activities… What could go wrong?When her overprotective family discovers the true nature of her “charity work” and forbids her from undertaking future investigations, spirited debutante Fiona Garrity decides ... Read more

    $6.99 AUD