WINNER OF RICHARD AND JUDY AUTUMN BOOK CLUB 2017 - ´One of the most charming novels either of us has read. Don´t lose it. Keep it´ Richard & Judy The perfect holiday read, recommended by thousands of readers One of the Mail on Sunday´s ´Best books for the beach this summer´ Meet the ´Keeper of Lost Things´... Once a celebrated author of short stories now in his twilight years, Anthony Peardew has spent half his life collecting lost objects, trying to atone for a promise broken many years before. Realising he is running out of time, he leaves his house and all its lost treasures to his assistant Laura, the one person he can trust to fulfil his legacy and reunite the thousands of objects with their rightful owners. But the final wishes of the ´Keeper of Lost Things´ have unforeseen repercussions which trigger a most serendipitous series of encounters... ´The first book I read in 2017 - and if another as good comes along in the next 12 months, I´ll eat my special gold reviewing spectacles´ Daily Mail And if you loved The Keeper of Lost Things, don´t miss Ruth Hogan´s second novel The Particular Wisdom of Sally Red Shoes, now available for pre-order
***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?
**PRE-ORDER THE NEW PSYCHOLOGICAL THRILLER FROM THE AUTHOR OF SENSATIONAL BESTSELLER DEAR AMY ** No-one is who you think they are Sophia´s parents lead quiet, unremarkable lives. At least that is what she´s always believed. Everyone has secrets Until the day she arrives at her childhood home to find a house ringing with silence. Her mother is hanging from a tree. Her father is lying in a pool of his own blood, near to death. Especially those closest to you The police are convinced it is an attempted murder-suicide. But Sophia is sure that the woman who brought her up isn´t a killer. As her father is too ill to talk it is up to Sophia to clear her mother´s name. And to do this she needs to delve deep into her family´s past - a past full of dark secrets she never suspected were there . . . What if your parents had been lying to you since the day you were born? Praise for Dear Amy ´Riveting´ Sunday Times ´An accomplished psychological twister´ Daily Mail ´The suspense thriller readers hope for - a tense plot,imaginative twists and smart writing´ Julia Heaberlin, bestselling author of Black-Eyed Susans ´Tense . . . satisfying. Are we, perhaps, in a new Golden Age of women crime writers?´ Independent ´Thrilling´ Sun ´A brilliant book . . . superb´ Rachel Abbott, bestselling author of Kill Me Again ´Engaging and utterly thrilling. The breath-taking finale is the most exciting and terrifying thing I have read in a very long time´ Elizabeth Haynes, bestselling author of Into the Darkest Corner ´A clever psychological thriller´ Red
***PRE-ORDER NOW*** FROM THE NO. 1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHOR DEBBIE MACOMBER A novel about first impressions and second chances. It?s Christmas, the season to be snowed under. Merry Smith is overworked. Between family responsibilities, preparing for Christmas, and staying out of the crosshairs of her boss there?s room for little else. Her social life is the last thing on her mind, much less finding love. Jayson Bright is feeling the pressure. Christmas is his most stressful time of year. Deadlines are looming, the holidays are coming, and employees are winding down. He?s the one left in the office pulling late and lonely nights. Luckily for these two, their friends and family take matters into their own hands, and Merry and Bright are about to discover that love can be found where you least expect it . . . Praise for Debbie Macomber ?An ideal holiday book? Good Housekeeping ?If there´s a star in the romance and women´s fiction firmament, chances are high it?s Debbie Macomber? Publishers Weekly ´A thrilling yet tender tale´ My Weekly
Let yourself go.... Georgia Green is about to board a plane to India, alone - again. Things were supposed to be different this time, but Georgia backpacked solo to Thailand and survived, what could possibly go wrong? Only she is about to find out that when in India the country calls the shots - not you. The new favourite series for fans of Bridget Jones´s Diary, the Shopaholic series and Eat, Pray, Love. Join Georgia Green for her next big adventure in Bollywood! Don´t miss the next book in The Lonely Hearts Travel Club series Destination Chile available to preorder now! 1. Language: English. Narrator: Rachael Louise Miller. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/hcuk/002425de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
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.
The Hangman´s Song is the thrilling third novel in James Oswald´s Inspector McLean series set in Edinburgh. Look out for the fourth instalment in the bestselling Inspector McLean series, Dead Men´s Bones , available for pre-order from Penguin. A young man is found hanging by a rope in his Edinburgh home. A simple, sad suicide, yet Detective Inspector Tony McLean is puzzled by the curious suicide note. A second hanged man and another strange note hint at a sinister pattern. Investigating a brutal prostitution and human trafficking ring, McLean struggles to find time to link the two suicides. But the discovery of a third convinces him of malicious intent. Digging deeper, McLean finds answers much closer to home than he expects. Something terrifying stalks the city streets, and bringing it to justice may destroy all he holds dear. The first two titles in the series, Natural Causes and The Book of Souls , are both available as Penguin Paperbacks and ebooks. Praise for James Oswald: ´A star of Scotland´s burgeoning crime fiction scene´ Daily Record ´Crime fiction´s next big thing´ The Sunday Telegraph ´Literary sensation...James´ overnight success has drawn comparisons with the meteoric rise of EL James and her Fifty Shades of Grey series´ Daily Mail ´Fifty Shades of Hay´ The Times ´Oswald is among the leaders in the new batch of excellent Scottish crime writers´ Daily Mail ´The new Ian Rankin´ Daily Record ´The hallmarks of Val McDermid or Ian Rankin: it´s dark, violent, noirish´ The Herald ´A good read´ The Times ´An excellent start to what promises to be a fine series´ Guardian ´ Classy, occasionally brutal, and with the odd suggestion of the supernatural, this will doubtless be another deserved hit. Oswald´s writing is in a class above most in this genre´ Daily Express
A wonderfully festive ebook short that will get you excited for the Christmas season, by the author of the bestselling Fairytale of New York. ´This is Miranda at her sparkliest best. Christmas In St Ives is Christmassy perfection; brimming with romance, warmth and magic. But it´s not just a novella, it´s a tantalizing prequel to Somewhere Beyond The Sea and I can´t wait to read that!´ Cathy Bramley, author of The Lemon Tree Cafe . Heartbroken Cerrie Austin is doing her best to hold it together in the run up to Christmas. Not easy when her cheating ex works in the same school and everyone´s eyes are on her. The last thing she needs is a new teacher meddling in her beloved nativity play, even if he is charming, handsome and a talented musician. The Christmas performance is her pride and joy, and she won´t be undermined. Seren McArthur has recently returned to her Cornish hometown and is enjoying being close to her family and her oldest friends again. St Ives is at its most magical at Christmas, with fairy lights and tinsel in every shop window, tempting locals and holidaymakers alike as they pick up gifts. But an exciting opportunity is just around the corner: will she stay or will she go? Meanwhile, the St Ives Christmas celebrations are in crisis: plans for a giant lantern parade through the starlit streets have ground to a halt. As the snow starts to fall, can Cerrie, Seren and their friends Kieran and Aggie rally around in time to save the big day? Christmas in St Ives is a charming novella that introduces you to the characters from Miranda Dickinson´s upcoming novel, Somewhere Beyond the Sea . Available for preorder now!