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  • Great Circle

    Shortlisted for the Booker Prize 2021

    SHORTLISTED FOR THE BOOKER PRIZE 2021THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERTIME BOOK OF THE YEARA Book of the Year for The Times, Telegraph, Daily Express, New Statesman, Good Housekeeping, Daily Mail, Mail on Sunday, Time, Esquire, The Economist, Oprah Daily and Woman and Home'A gripping historical adventure that feels sha... ... Read more


  • The Ark

    The Earth as we know it is about to end.Technology has developed to the point where a person can be placed in a Sleep State: a cross between suspended animation and a drug-induced coma.Just as the trial of the new technology is being completed, an unusual comet is discovered approaching Earth, bringing with it radiation that will wipe out all life on the planet. Soon after, the government builds a ... Read more

    £2.99 £0.99

  • Wild Justice

    by Wilbur Smith ...
    The blonde girl held up her left hand and showed him the shiny grey egg. 'This is a special grenade, designed for killing the occupants of a battle tank,' she said quietly. 'It could blow the fuselage of this aircraft open like a paper bag or kill, by concussion, any human being within fifty yards.'She watched their faces, saw the fear bloom like an evil flower.One man wants to rule the world. One ... Read more


  • The Silver Serpent (Ben Hope, Book 25)

    by Scott Mariani ...
    series Ben Hope #25
    Pre-order now: the 25th Ben Hope thriller, from the Number One bestseller. People can’t get enough of the Ben Hope series:‘Compelling from the first page until the last, Mariani and his fabulous protagonist Ben Hope entertain in a gripping tale that will have you turning the pages well into the night’ Mark Dawson‘Thrilling. Scott Mariani is at the top of his game’ Andy McDermott‘A high level of ... Read more



  • The Wildfire Saga

    Books 1-3 and Prequel Book The Source

    series The Wildfire Saga
    The complete opening trilogy.NEW EDITION: Added bonus, when you buy the opening trilogy of the Wildfire Saga you also get the prequel novel, The Source. Set a decade before the events of Apache Dawn, see how the characters you love in the main books got there start, including the dramatic rise of Jayne Renolds!For the first time, all three of books of the first Wildfire Trilogy are now available ... Read more

    £7.18 £0.99

  • The Black Art of Killing

    The most explosive thriller you’ll read this year

    by Matthew Hall ...
    THE ACTION-PACKED THRILLER ABOUT ONE MAN FIGHTING FOR THE TRUTH'A Bond-style thriller for the 21st century . . . It feels like a movie already' Daily Mail'A fast based, breathless thriller' 5***** Reader Review'Brilliant. Incredibly immersive' Tom Marcus_______'People sleep peacefully only because rough men stand ready to do violence on their behal... ... Read more

    £3.99 £0.99

  • Dragon Actually

    by G.A. Aiken ...
    series Dragon Kin #1
    A high-flying fantasy “packed with bold adventure and sizzling sensuality”—first in the series by the New York Times bestselling author (RT Book Reviews).It’s not always easy being a female warrior with a nickname like Annwyl the Bloody. Men tend to either cower in fear—a lot—or else salute. It’s true that Annwyl has a knack for decapitating legions of her ruthless brother’s soldiers without ... Read more


  • Troubled Blood

    Winner of the Crime and Thriller British Book of the Year Award 2021

    Winner of the Crime and Thriller British Book of the Year Award 2021'One of crime's most engaging duos' Guardian'Magnificent' Sunday Times'Finely honed, superbly constructed' Daily Mail'Terrific' Daily ExpressPrivate Detective Cormoran Strike is visiting his family in Cornwall when he is approached by a woman asking for help findin... ... Read more


  • Betrayal

    a high-octane international thriller from the author of The Englishman

    by David Gilman ...
    series The Englishman #2
    Dan Raglan, former Foreign Legion fighter, alias The Englishman, returns. The new high-octane international thriller from David Gilman.Someone's trying to start a war. And Raglan's just walked into the kill zone.It has been many years since Dan Raglan served in the French Foreign Legion, but the bonds forged in adversity are unbreakable and when one of his comrades calls for help, Raglan is duty ... Read more


  • Death to the Emperor

    by Simon Scarrow ...
    1st-century Britannia is the setting for an epic and action-packed novel of tribal uprisings, battles to the death and unmatched courage in the Roman army ranks. From Simon Scarrow, author of the bestsellers ***The Emperor's Exile, Centurion***and The Gladiator.The 21st Eagle of the Empire novel. If you don't know Simon Scarrow, you don't know Rome!It is AD 60. The hard-won province of Britannia ... Read more



  • Ultimatum

    The explosive thriller from the No. 1 bestseller

    by Frank Gardner ...
    ‘It grips like a python from the first page, squeezing the breath out of the reader’ DAILY MAIL‘Outstanding’ SUNDAY TIMES‘Breathless action’ THE TIMESHidden from prying Western satellites, Iranian scientists are at work on a banned device . . .They are acting on the orders of a renegade cell within Iran’s Revolutionary Guard Corps, whose objective is to transform t... ... Read more


  • The New Kingdom

    Global bestselling author of River God, Wilbur Smith, returns with a brand-new Ancient Egyptian epic

    A brand-new Ancient Egyptian novel from the master of adventure fiction and global number 1 bestselling author, Wilbur Smith.In the heart of EgyptUnder the watchful eye of the godsA new power is risingIn the city of Lahun, Hui lives an enchanted life. The favoured son of a doting father, and ruler-in-waiting of the great city, his fate is set. But behind the beautiful façades a sinister evil i... ... Read more


  • The Hangman’s Hold (DCI Matilda Darke Thriller, Book 4)

    by Michael Wood ...
    series DCI Matilda Darke Thriller #4
    Your life is in his hands.In the gripping new serial killer thriller from Michael Wood, Matilda Darke faces a vicious killer pursuing his own brand of lethal justice. Perfect for fans of Angela Marsons and Helen Fields.There’s a killer in your house.The Hangman waits in the darkness.He knows your darkest secrets.He’ll make you pay for all the crimes you have tried desperately to forget.... ... Read more


  • Robert Ludlum's™ The Bourne Treachery

    by Brian Freeman ...
    series Jason Bourne #13
    The world's most ruthlessly efficient assassin, Jason Bourne, has carved a bloody swathe through all his opponents but now he's facing the one force he can't defeat – his own past – in the latest thrilling entry in Robert Ludlum's New York Times bestselling series.Three years ago, Jason Bourne embarked on a mission in Estonia with his partner and lover, a fiery Treadstone agent codenamed Nova. ... Read more

    £5.79 £0.99

  • Enemy In Sight

    (The Richard Bolitho adventures: 12): an all-action, all-guns-blazing adventure on the high seas from the master storyteller of the sea

    series Richard Bolitho #12
    Fans of Patrick O'Brian and C. S. Forester will love this engrossing and enthralling naval adventure from multi-million copy seller Alexander Kent. You'll be gripped from page one!'One of our foremost writers of naval fiction' -- Sunday Times'As a former naval officer, Alexander Kent knows what it is like to be at sea' -- The Times'Impossible to put down!' -- ***** Reader review</str... ... Read more

    £3.99 £0.99

  • Death and the Chapman

    A totally gripping historical crime thriller

    by Kate Sedley ...
    series Roger the Chapman Mysteries #1
    One man’s disappearance is another man’s destiny... The birth of a new medieval detective.The political situation in 1471 is complex and the war between the Yorkist and Lancastrian factions rages on. But for Roger the Chapman, who has recently given up a monk’s cell for freedom to be found peddling his wares on the open road, life goes on much as normal.Until, that is, he gets caught up in the ... Read more


  • Better Off Dead

    (Jack Reacher 26)

    series Jack Reacher #26
    Reacher never backs down from a problem.And he's about to find a big one, on a deserted Arizona road, where a Jeep has crashed into the only tree for miles around. Under the merciless desert sun, nothing is as it seems.Minutes later Reacher is heading into the nearby border town, a backwater that has seen better days. Next to him is Michaela Fenton, an army veteran turned FBI agent, who is trying ... Read more


  • The Blood Tide (DS Max Craigie Scottish Crime Thrillers, Book 2)

    series DS Max Craigie Scottish Crime Thrillers #2
    ‘Think Jack Reacher fronting Line of Duty’ Ian RankinYou get away with murder.In a remote sea loch on the west coast of Scotland, a fisherman vanishes without trace. His remains are never found.You make people disappear.A young man jumps from a bridge in Glasgow and falls to his death in the water below. DS Max Craigie uncovers evidence that links both victims. But if he can’t find out what cost ... Read more



  • Dark Days for the Tobacco Girls

    A gritty heartbreaking saga from Lizzie Lane

    by Lizzie Lane ...
    series The Tobacco Girls #2
    Nothing will stop the Tobacco Girls not even war...BRISTOL 1940.The Tobacco Girls cling together as they realise that the clouds of war are turning dark, the world is becoming more dangerous and their lives more unpredictable.Bridget Milligan’s big, happy family fragments when her siblings are evacuated to North Devon, then a letter from America further fills her with dismay.Maisie Miles' safe ... Read more


  • National Security

    by Marc Cameron ...
    series A Jericho Quinn Thriller #1
    America has a new weapon in the war on terror: “Fascinating characters… Masterful.”—Steve BerryThey can strike anytime, anywhere. A public landmark. A suburban shopping mall. And now, the human body itself. Three Middle Eastern terrorists have been injected with a biological weapon, human time bombs unleashed on American soil. They are prepared to die. To spread their disease. To annihilate ... Read more


  • Call of the Penguins

    The new heartwarming story from the No.1 bestselling author of Away with the Penguins

    by Hazel Prior ...
    'The perfect fireside read. Veronica McCreedy will capture your heart'TRISHA ASHLEY, Sunday Times bestselling author of The Christmas Invitation'This gorgeous book has everything! Mysteries, misunderstandings, arguments, reconciliations, kindness, love and lots of PENGUINS!'CLARE POOLEY, author of The Authenticity ProjectA delightfully feel-good novel from the author of the Richard & Judy Boo... ... Read more


  • The Bookseller's Tale

    A totally gripping historical crime thriller

    by Ann Swinfen ...
    series Oxford Medieval Mysteries #1
    The death of a scholar, the birth of a detective...Oxford, Spring 1353. When young bookseller Nicholas Elyot discovers the body of William Farringdon floating in the River Cherwell, all the signs point to suicide.Soon, however, Nicholas discovers evidence of murder. Who could have wanted to kill this promising student? As Nicholas and his close friend Jordain try to unravel what lies behind ... Read more


  • The Eve of Saint Hyacinth

    A historical crime thriller with twists and intrigue

    by Kate Sedley ...
    series Roger the Chapman Mysteries #5
    A nefarious plot will go right to the heart of the most powerful seat in the land...Roger the Chapman returns to London in the summer of 1475 for some badly needed rest and entertainment. But the hand of Fate interrupts his plans once again...King Edward IV is readying his troops to invade France with a great show of strength, and though rumors abound that the king is reluctant, London is teeming ... Read more