The full truth of what happened that night at the Duchess of Richmond´s ball is revealed. Julian Fellowes´s Belgravia is a story in 11 episodes published week by week in the tradition of Charles Dickens. Belgravia is the story of a secret. A secret that unravels behind the porticoed doors of London´s grandest postcode. The story behind the secret will be revealed in weekly bite-sized instalments complete with twists and turns and cliffhanger endings. Set in the 1840s, when the upper echelons of society began to rub shoulders with the emerging industrial nouveau riche, Belgravia is peopled by a rich cast of characters. But the story begins on the eve of the Battle of Waterloo in 1815. At the Duchess of Richmond´s now legendary ball, one family´s life will change forever.... You can preorder the full Belgravia series as a single audiobook. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Juliet Stevenson. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/orio/000966de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
***Jenny Colgan´s next bestseller, The Endless Beach , is available for pre-order now*** Welcome back to Mount Polbearne! The new book from Top Ten bestseller Jenny Colgan is full of festive joy, warmth and the best hot chocolate you can imagine... It´s Christmas in the Cornish coastal village of Mount Polbearne - a time for family, friends and feasting. Polly Waterford loves running the Little Beach Street Bakery. She´s at her happiest when she´s creating delicious treats and the festive season always inspires her to bake and knead something extra special for the village residents. In fact, the only thing she loves more than her bakery is curling up with her gorgeous boyfriend, Huckle. She´s determined that this Christmas is going to be their best one yet, but life doesn´t always work out as planned... When Polly´s best friend Kerensa turns up with a secret that threatens the life Polly and Huckle have built together, the future begins to look uncertain. And then a face from Polly´s past reappears and things become even more complicated. Polly can usually find solace in baking but she has a feeling that´s not going to be enough this time. Can she get things back on track so that everyone has a merry Christmas?
A panoramic exploration of peoples, objects and beliefs over 40,000 years from the celebrated author of A History of the World in 100 Objects and Germany , following the new BBC Radio 4 documentary and British Museum exhibition. Available for pre-order now. No society on Earth lacks beliefs about where it has come from, its place in the world, and the connection of individuals to the eternal. Neil MacGregor´s dazzling new book traces how different societies have understood and articulated their place in the cosmic scheme. He brilliantly turns his kaleidoscope of objects, monuments and ideas to examining mankind´s beliefs - not from the perspective of institutional religions, but by focusing on the shared narratives that have shaped our societies, and our relationships with each other. ´The new blockbuster by the museums maestro Neil MacGregor ... The man who chronicles world history through objects is back ... examining a new set of objects to explore the theme of faith in society´ Sunday Times
A panoramic exploration of peoples, objects and beliefs over 40,000 years from the celebrated author of A History of the World in 100 Objects and Germany, following the new BBC Radio 4 documentary and British Museum exhibition. Available for pre-order now. No society on Earth lacks beliefs about where it has come from, its place in the world, and the connection of individuals to the eternal. Neil MacGregor´s dazzling new book traces how different societies have understood and articulated their place in the cosmic scheme. He brilliantly turns his kaleidoscope of objects, monuments and ideas to examining mankind´s beliefs - not from the perspective of institutional religions, but by focusing on the shared narratives that have shaped our societies, and our relationships with each other. ´The new blockbuster by the museums maestro Neil MacGregor ... The man who chronicles world history through objects is back ... examining a new set of objects to explore the theme of faith in society´ Sunday Times
WINNER OF THE CWA IAN FLEMING STEEL DAGGER ´Mick Herron is an incredible writer and if you haven´t read him yet, you NEED to´ Mark Billingham Never outlive your ability to survive a fight. Twenty years retired, David Cartwright can still spot when the stoats are on his trail. Jackson Lamb worked with Cartwright back in the day. He knows better than most that this is no vulnerable old man. ´Nasty old spook with blood on his hands´ would be a more accurate description. ´The old bastard´ has raised his grandson with a head full of guts and glory. But far from joining the myths and legends of Spook Street, River Cartwright is consigned to Lamb´s team of pen-pushing no-hopers at Slough House. So it´s Lamb they call to identify the body when Cartwright´s panic button raises the alarm at Service HQ. And Lamb who will do whatever he thinks necessary, to protect an agent in peril . . . Preorder London Rules , the next Jackson Lamb novel, now.
************** PRE-ORDER NOW: THE FOURTEETH CLIFFEHAVEN NOVEL BY SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHOR ELLIE DEAN COMING 25 JANUARY 2018 Cliffehaven, May 1944 The tension is rising for Peggy Reilly and the inhabitants of Cliffehaven as the planes continue to roar above the town and there is still no news of the long-awaited Allied invasion into France. There seems to be no end in sight of this war which has scattered her family and brought conflict right to the door of Beach View Boarding House, but Peggy cannot work miracles and the toll of the war is beginning to weigh on her slender shoulders. Meanwhile, Ron Reilly has landed himself in hot water with his sweetheart, Rosie ? and this time, his Irish charm will not be enough to get him out of trouble. The war has forever changed the lives of Peggy?s loved ones, but with the promise of an Allied invasion comes the hope that her beloved husband and family will at last be coming home. It will take an enormous amount of spirit to keep that hope alive and bring harmony back to Beach View. FIND LOVE. FIND HOPE. FIND CLIFFEHAVEN. With a Kiss and a Prayer is set almost exclusively in Cliffehaven in the heart of Ellie Dean´s world: the Beach View Boarding House.
What if you had a second chance...to find yourself? Instead of slipping on her something borrowed and tripping up the aisle to wedded bliss, Georgia spends her big day crying into a warm Sex-on-the-Beach, wondering where it all went wrong. Forced to make a bucket list of her new life goals by best friend Marie, it´s not long before travel-virgin Georgia´s packing her bags for a long-haul adventure to Thailand. Yet, Georgia´s big adventure doesn´t seem to be going to plan. From strange sights, smells and falling for every rookie traveller scam in the book Georgia has never felt more alone. But the good thing about falling apart is that you can put yourself back together any way you please. And new Georgia might just be someone she can finally be proud of.... The new favourite series for fans of Bridget Jones´s Diary, the Shopaholic series and Eat, Pray, Love. This year it is time to find the place where you truly belong.... Don´t miss the next book in The Lonely Hearts Travel Club series: Destination India available to preorder now! 1. Language: English. Narrator: Rachael Louise Miller. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/hcuk/002424de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
EXCLUSIVE Pre-Order BONUS : Order now and receive the prequel short story, Iced Out, with your purchase of Cold As Ice. It may be Winter Games, but the bedroom games are about to begin… Competing in South Korea on the world stage is hard enough. Having to spend the entire press tour beforehand with a woman who hates me? Karma really is a bitch. While she´s spent the last four years loathing me, I´ve spent them ignoring the guilt that gnaws at my stomach. All Mia Salter cares about is that I´m her brother´s ex-best friend and it´s her duty to hate me. The funny thing is, I barely noticed her back when she was trying to keep up with us on the slopes. Now, as both of us prepare to go for gold, I´m seeing her in a whole different light—and it involves a whole lotta different positions. No one said the path to the Olympics would be easy. A sexy ENEMIES TO LOVERS romcom standalone in the Bedroom Games Series.