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/000966/bk_orio_000966_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
I buried you. I mourned you . . . But now you´re back. A woman walks into a police station. She has no phone and no ID, just a piece of paper that reads ´David Raker´. She says she´s his wife. She looks just like her. She knows everything about him. But David buried his wife eight years ago. Is this really the woman he loved? Did he really say goodbye? Or is he losing his mind? Available to PREORDER NOW. The sinister, chilling new thriller from The Sunday Times BESTSELLING author.
The Chalk Man is coming . . . PREORDER NOW. IF YOU ONLY READ ONE BOOK THIS YEAR MAKE IT THIS ONE. THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER . . . ´If you like my stuff, you´ll like this´ STEPHEN KING ´Wonderfully creepy - like a cold blade on the back of your neck´ LEE CHILD ´A tense gripper with a leave-the-lights-on shock ending´ Sunday Times ´There are shades of Stephen King when the reality bends into the sinister, and a deliciously creepy finale´ Daily Mail --------------------- You can feel it in the woods, in the school and in the playground; you can feel it in the houses and at the fairground. You can feel it in most places in the small town of Anderbury . . . the fear that something or someone is watching you. It began back in 1986, at the fair, on the day of the accident. That was when twelve-year-old Eddie met Mr Halloran - the Chalk Man. He gave Eddie the idea for the drawings: a way to leave secret messages for his friends and it was fun, until the chalk men led them to a body. Thirty years later, Ed believes the past is far behind him, until an envelope slips through the letterbox. It contains a stick of chalk, and a drawing of a figure. Is history going to repeat itself? Was it ever really over? Will this game only end in the same way? ´[I] haven´t had a sleepless night due to a book in a long time. The Chalk Man changed that´ Fiona Barton, bestselling author of The Widow and The Child ´Completely engrossing. Reminiscent of those unsettling Stephen King stories of childhood´ John Boyne author of The Boy In The Striped Pyjamas ´A must-read´ Daily Express ´Deliciously creepy with a side order of Eighties nostalgia´ Good Housekeeping ´Plenty of plot twists and an evocative portrait of small-town-life in the 1980s . . . a riveting read´ Guardian Now in chilling audio, narrated by the acclaimed actor ANDREW SCOTT, known for his roles in Spectre and Sherlock. ASA BUTTERFIELD known for Hugo and The Boy in Striped Pyjamas also stars as twelve-year-old Eddie.
What if you met the perfect boy, but discovered he was an android? Sixteen year old Nadia has a MIT scholarship waiting for her after high school. That's why a mysterious organization know as The Authority recruited her to become a spy. The girl from Saudi Arabia now lives with three other talented girls known as the Gems. They go on dangerous missions all over the world. But only on the weekends, first they have to do their homework. When Nadia first met him, Robert was an awkward boy with striking green eyes, hardly someone on the FBI's most wanted list. But when Robert reveals his secret, Nadia and the Gems are thrown into a cross-country chase dodging FBI agents, Russian mercenaries, and a Polynesian giant named Kawiki. As the world's intelligence agencies close in on the Gems, Nadia is forced to choose between her warming feelings for Robert and the oath she swore to her friends and the Authority. Can Nadia and the Gems find sanctuary for Robert or will his self-aware mind be deleted forever? Tomorrow Always Lies is the second book in The Gems Young Adult spy thriller series that features strong characters, girl-power bonding, riveting action, and lots of fun. Think Gallagher Girls sprinkled with some Star Trek. If you like culturally-diverse characters and a sweetly-awkward romance, then the second book in Doug Solter's continuing young adult spy thriller series is for you. Pre-order is available now! Review of the first book in the Gems Series: ´´Reading Spies Like Me made me harken back to those days when international espionage and taking down megalomaniacal bad guys seemed like an awesome career path.´´ - Patrick Hodges, Staff Reviewer, YA Books Central
A world shrouded in darkness. Two warriors, forgotten to legend. A quest for freedom. Violet Hornforge and Jasmine Elsil were once Iron Maidens, legendary warriors and heroes of the rebellion. Now they live in hiding, fearing discovery by the beasts of Malstafas, but when the dark armies find them once more, they are faced with a choice; Run or Fight? Together they set out on a quest to reunite the Iron Maidens and rekindle the rebellion. But in a world where all hope has been lost and darkness reigns, can they survive long enough to fight back? Iron Maidens is the first installment in a series of epic fantasy novels. If you love action-packed battles, hardcore heroines and witty one-liners, then you'll love Stefan M. Nardi's epic fantasy adventure. Pre-Order your copy of Iron Maidens now and join the adventure on June 5!
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.
THE SUNDAY TIMES TOP TEN BESTSELLER A RICHARD AND JUDY BOOK CLUB CHOICE SHORTLISTED FOR THE BRITISH BOOK INDUSTRY AWARDS´ BOOK OF THE YEAR ´This year´s hottest crime novel´ Independent Nora hasn´t seen Clare for ten years. Not since the day Nora walked out of her old life and never looked back. Until, out of the blue, an invitation to Clare´s hen party arrives. A weekend in a remote cottage - the perfect opportunity for Nora to reconnect with her best friend, to put the past behind her. But something goes wrong. Very wrong. And as secrets and lies unravel, out in the dark, dark wood the past will finally catch up with Nora. ´Genuinely chilling and totally compulsive´ Sunday Mirror ´Mesmerising´ Guardian ´You won´t be able to put down this creepy page-turner´ Closer ´A tense, terrifying novel´ Clare Mackintosh, author of I Let You Go Now available for pre-order: Ruth Ware´s brand new psychological thriller, The Death of Mrs Westaway. Coming June 2018.
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/002424/bk_hcuk_002424_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
´Utterly compelling . . . the writing is mesmeric´ Ali Land, Sunday Times bestselling author of Good Me Bad Me ´This book haunted me . . . The writing is beautiful and chilling, laced with a subtle dark humour, and the multiple twists build to a perfect icy shiver of an ending. I loved it!´ C J Tudor, Sunday Times bestselling author of The Chalk Man PREORDER THE CHILLING NEW THRILLER FROM THE AUTHOR OF THE SUNDAY TIMESBESTSELLER BLACK-EYED SUSANS Carl Louis Feldman is an old man who was once a celebrated photographer. That was before he was tried for the murder of a young woman and acquitted. Before his admission to a care home for dementia. Now his daughter has come to see him, to take him on a trip. Only she´s not his daughter and, if she has her way, he´s not coming back . . . Because Carl´s past has finally caught up with him. The young woman driving the car is convinced her passenger is guilty, and that he´s killed other young women. Including her sister Rachel. Now they´re following the trail of his photographs, his clues, his alleged crimes. To see if he remembers any of it. Confesses to any of it. To discover what really happened to Rachel. Has Carl truly forgotten what he did or is he just pretending? Perhaps he´s guilty of nothing and she´s the liar. Either way in driving him into the Texan wilderness she´s taking a terrible risk. For if Carl really is a serial killer, she´s alone in the most dangerous place of all . . . Praise for Black-Eyed Susans ´It´s a terrific plot, matched by the quality of the writing and superbly paced tension´ The Times Book of the Month ´Black Eyed Susans is a compelling read, especially for Serial fans´ Cosmopolitan ´My book of the year so far. Breathtakingly, heart-stoppingly brilliant... A beautifully written, gripping, intelligent, unpredictable crime novel that obsessed me from start to finish´ Awarded Crime Novel of the Year by Sophie Hannah, internationally bestselling author of The Narrow Bed ´Creepy and compelling, Black-Eyed Susans is a shadowy and crooked journey to a very dark place indeed, a twisty fairytale that deceives you just when you think you´ve cracked it and a thriller to make you remember why you love thrillers. Don´t miss it´ Observer, Thriller of the Month ´One of the classiest thrillers you´ll read this year´ Charlotte Heathcote of Daily Express and Sunday Express ´About as good an example of Grip Lit as you could read´ Sunday Independent ´Strong characterisation, haunting images, a wonderful sense of place´ Guardian