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  • One Fatal Secret

    A compelling psychological thriller you won't be able to put down

    by Jane Isaac ...
    Sometimes your enemies are closer than you think…Nicole Jameson has always been proud of her husband, Ethan. He’s built a successful career in finance, and his employers, the Harrisons, treat them like family. They’re a firm who look after their own, and even gave a loan to the company chauffeur, Conrad, to fund his pilot licence.When the two men are returning from a business trip, the worst ... Read more


  • The Beloved Girls

    The new Richard & Judy Book Club Choice with an OMG twist in the tail

    by Harriet Evans ...
    'A gorgeous epic . . . Wholly absorbing. I adored it' MARIAN KEYES Two young girls. One hot, long, sultry summer. And a rambling old English manor house where nothing is as it seems . . .'This sweeping, absorbing story is a treat' ADELE PARKS'A compelling story of female friendship, dark secrets and family bonds that pulls you in and won't let go' ROSANNA LEY... ... Read more

    £4.99 £0.99

  • All The Little Things

    A tense and gripping thriller with an unforgettable ending

    by Sarah Lawton ...
    Never trust anyone. Never trust yourself.Rachel has made poor decisions in the past, but she has always tried her best for her daughter. When Vivian needed a fresh start, Rachel didn’t hesitate to move them far from London. She just wishes she could shake the nagging doubt that Vivian is hiding something.Vivian isn’t like other teenagers. On the surface she seems the same as her friends, but she ... Read more


  • All In

    The Autobiography of Billie Jean King

    A TIMES BOOK OF THE YEAR, GUARDIAN BOOK OF THE YEAR AND INDEPENDENT BOOK OF THE YEARA NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER'A constant role model in my life, Billie Jean King is a leading example of integrity in the face of adversity. The book's powerfully honest and unapologetic candor is a reflection of King's brilliant mark on the world and the glass ceilings she shattered' Serena Williams... ... Read more


  • You Only Live Once

    The BRAND NEW laugh-out-loud, feel-good romantic comedy from Maxine Morrey for 2022

    by Maxine Morrey ...
    ‘Absorbing, funny and oh-so-romantic. I loved every page!'When Lily’s husband dies, she moves to the edge of a tiny village, settling into a solitary life, her only real company her brother and his family. A quiet life becomes her safe space, with no risk of getting hurt.When her brother offers her spare room to his oldest friend, Jack, Lily’s reluctant – but knowing how much she owes her family, ... Read more


  • Agent in Berlin

    'A master of spy fiction to rival le Carré' David Young

    by Alex Gerlis ...
    Book 1 - The Wolf Pack Spies
    To live among wolves, first you must become one… An unmissable new spy thriller from best-selling master of the genre, Alex Gerlis.War is coming to Europe.British spymaster Barnaby Allen begins recruiting a network of agents in Germany. With diplomatic relations quickly unravelling, this pack of spies soon comes into their own: the horse-loving German at home in Berlin’s underground; the young ... Read more


  • When the Night Ends

    by M J Lee ...
    Book 8 - DI Ridpath Crime Thriller
    A death in custody. A life in jeopardy.When Ben Holdsworth dies alone in a police cell, riots erupt in Manchester. But after a post mortem, the authorities have decided nobody was to blame.DI Ridpath is asked to investigate by the coroner before an inquest, and immediately uncovers some discrepancies in the witness statements.Why was the CCTV not working that night? Where was the custody sergeant, ... Read more


  • Sea State

    ‘Sea State marks the arrival of a gifted and exciting new voice’ Jon McGregor, author of Reservoir 13SHORTLISTED FOR THE GORDON BURN PRIZESHORTLISTED FOR THE PORTICO PRIZEA GUARDIAN BEST BOOK OF 2021A candid examination of the life of North Sea oil riggers, and an explosive portrayal of masculinity, loneliness and female desire.In her mid-30s... ... Read more


  • The Story of the British Isles in 100 Places

    by Neil Oliver ...
    "Everyone should have two copies - one for the car and one for the house to plan journeys. . . a reminder to think more about the places you pass and less about your route, because every British journey is through rich history." (Edward Stourton)From much-loved historian Neil Oliver, comes this beautifully written, kaleidoscopic history of a place with a story like no other.The British Isles, this ... Read more


  • It Ends With Us

    The emotional #1 Sunday Times bestseller

    **THE TIKTOK SENSATION'A brave and heartbreaking novel that digs its claws into you and doesn't let go, long after you've finished it'** Anna Todd, author of the After series'A glorious and touching read, a forever keeper' *USA Today**'***Will break your heart while filling you with hope' Sarah Pekkanen, Perfect NeighborsSOMETIMES THE ONE WHO LOVES YOU IS THE ONE WHO HURTS YOU THE MOST.<... ... Read more

    £6.49 £4.99

  • The Italian Job (The Kathryn Freeman Romcom Collection, Book 6)

    Book 6 - The Kathryn Freeman Romcom Collection
    Dream job. Dream house. Fake fiancé.A year in a gorgeous Italian castle…When Anna Roberts’ life implodes, an online search leads her to an ad for the ultimate dream job – management of a gorgeous castle on the shores of Lake Como, accommodation included. The only catch? Anna can’t do it alone……With the last man on earth she’d choose!The castle owners will only accept a couple as caretakers, which ... Read more


  • The Serial Killer’s Wife

    by Alice Hunter ...
    ‘A stunning debut … It richly deserves to be a hit’ Daily Mail‘The final double twist is well worth waiting for’ My Weekly‘Hooks you in to the drama straight away and does not let you go, even on the last page’ The SunEvery marriage has its secrets…Beth and Tom Hardcastle are the envy of their neighbourhood – they have the perfect marriage, the perfect house, the perfect family.</p... ... Read more


  • Hustle

    A BRAND NEW action-packed, page-turning thriller from Owen Mullen for 2022

    by Owen Mullen ...
    Book 3 - The Glass Family
    'A masterpiece of the genre' ★★★★★If you mess with the Glass family, don**’**t expect to live to tell the tale...What was meant to be a straightforward jewellery heist goes horribly wrong, and the thieves are forced to take a hostage to make their escape. But when they discover their prisoner is the infamous Nina Glass - one of the bosses of the most dangerous criminal dynasty in London - they ... Read more


  • The Handmaid's Tale

    the book that inspired the hit TV series and BBC Between the Covers Big Jubilee Read

    Offred is a Handmaid in the Republic of Gilead. She has only one function: to breed. If she deviates, she will, like dissenters, be hanged at the wall or sent out to die slowly of radiation sickness. But even a repressive state cannot obliterate desire - neither Offred's nor that of the two men on which her future hangs. ... Read more


  • The Fire Killer

    The BRAND NEW edge-of-your-seat crime thriller from Ross Greenwood for 2022

    Book 5 - The DI Barton Series
    **'**A masterclass in crime fiction' Jane E JamesThe BRAND NEW thriller from bestselling author Ross Greenwood now!When DI Barton is asked to investigate a seemingly innocuous fire that kills, he believes it's either children fooling around or a worrying racially-motivated crime.As he delves deeper into the case, he soon realises that there is a history of similar blazes spread out over many years ... Read more


  • The Body Beneath the Willows

    by Nick Louth ...
    Book 9 - DCI Craig Gillard Crime Thrillers
    It’s not only secrets that are buried by the water… A gripping crime thriller from bestseller master Nick LouthOn the tree-lined banks of Surrey’s River Wey, a decaying corpse is dug up by workmen in the middle of an Anglo-Saxon burial site. His modern dental fillings show that this is no Dark Age corpse...DCI Craig Gillard is called in, but the body’s condition makes identification difficult. One ... Read more


  • Dark Sacred Night

    A Ballard and Bosch Thriller

    A MURDER HE CAN'T FORGET. A CASE ONLY SHE CAN SOLVE.'OUTSTANDING' IAN RANKINAmazon Best 100 Books of The YearBarnes & Noble Best Books of The YearTop Ten Best Thrillers of the Year - Washington Post* * * * *Daisy Clayton's killer was never caught. In over ten years, there has been no breakthrough in her murder cas... ... Read more


  • The Girl From the Workhouse

    A heart-breaking, emotional family saga

    by Lynn Johnson ...
    Book 1 - The Potteries Girls
    ‘an emotional, captivating read which is perfect for anyone who loves a good saga!’ Over The Rainbow Book BlogEven in the darkest of times, she never gave up hopeStaffordshire, 1911**. Ginnie Jones**’s childhood is spent in the shadow of the famous Potteries, living with her mother, father and older sister Mabel. But with Father’s eyesight failing, money is in short supply, and too often the ... Read more


  • A Drag Queen's Guide to Life

    'MAGIC! A fun, fierce, honest origin story of how to drag yourself up out of trouble and become an icon' Katherine Ryan'A triumph for UK queer culture' Travis Alabanza**'Eye-opening, intelligent, thoughtful as well as sassy and surprising - a must read' Lorraine Kelly_______________________________________A witty and inspiring guide to transforming your life through lessons from drag, by the UK's ... Read more


  • The Dark Side of the Mind

    True Stories from My Life as a Forensic Psychologist

    by Kerry Daynes ...
    THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER******OUT NOW: WHAT LIES BURIED. THE SENSATIONAL NEW BOOK BY KERRY DAYNES**'Enthralling and terrifying. The Dark Side of the Mind is a chilling glimpse into a world of miscreants, monsters and the misunderstood.' Professor Dame Sue Black, author of the Sunday Times bestseller All That Remains'A stunning, insightful, provocative piece of work. Wonderfully writ... ... Read more


  • The Body in the Stairwell

    by Nick Louth ...
    Book 10 - DCI Craig Gillard Crime Thrillers
    You can run. You can hide. But you can’t escape…Jonathan Hale is terrified. The wealthy property lawyer and money launderer is back home in Surrey after a nightmare experience in a U.S. jail. The police have him under secret surveillance.But Hales’s fears lie elsewhere. His plea bargain has earned him the enmity of The Reptile, a notoriously cold-hearted gangster, now confined for life in a ... Read more



  • Beginnings

    A Guide to Child Psychology and Development for Parents of 0–5-year-olds

    Pre-order Sarah Ockwell-Smith's essential guide to child psychology and development.BEGINNINGS is modern month-by-month reference guide for parents of 0-5-year-olds. It will answer all the questions that parents have about their baby, toddler and preschooler's physical and psychological development.Topics Covered:*How a baby grows and develops, month by month, during pregnancy*Physical development ... Read more



  • Mother of Invention: How Good Ideas Get Ignored in a World Built for Men

    WATERSTONES BEST POLITICAL BOOKS OF THE YEAR 2021LONGLISTED FOR THE ANDREW CARNEGIE MEDAL‘I am absurdly excited for this book’ Caroline Criado PerezBestselling author Katrine Marçal reveals the shocking ways our deeply ingrained ideas about gender continue to hold us back. Every day, extraordinary inventions and innovative ideas are side-lined in a world that remains subservient to menBut it doesn ... Read more


  • Shadowlands

    A Journey Through Lost Britain

    by Matthew Green ...
    THE TIMES TOP 10 BESTSELLER***Drowned. Buried by sand. Decimated by plague. Plunged off a cliff.This is the forgotten history of Britain's lost cities, ghost towns and vanished villages: our shadowlands*.**'A beautiful book, truly original . . . It is a marvellous achievement.'IAN MORTIMER, author of The Time Traveller's Guide to Medieval England'Well researched, beautifully written and packed ... Read more