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.
Some documents are discovered that threaten the future of more than one family. 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/000965/bk_orio_000965_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
If you love the Strikeback series, pre-order the thrilling new book, Red Strike , now. Coming February 2019. Charles Street was once a highly-respected agent working for MI6, until a terrible mistake cost him his job. Now he´s a desperate man, living on past glories and struggling to make ends meet. Until he makes a discovery that has the power to bring down the new President of the United States. But when Street tries to cash in on this discovery, he finds himself pursued by a Russian snatch squad. Strike Back hero John Porter and Regiment renegade John Bald are recruited by their handler to head to Washington, D.C. Their mission: find Street before the Russians. What begins as a routine exfiltration quickly descends into a brutal struggle and the ex-SAS legends will need to use all of their fighting instincts to stay alive. It seems someone is desperate to stop Street from going public with the dossier. Bald and Porter face a race against time to protect him. A startling revelation that leads from the White House to the Kremlin threatens to trigger a new global conflict...
Pre-order Molly & Me now! It is the extraordinary tale of how a dog and her owner became the ultimate pet-detective duo. Ex-policeman Colin Butcher had set up his own pet detective agency searching for lost and stolen pets and it was running smoothly but he quickly realized he needed a partner. That´s when inspiration struck... Enter Molly, an unloved and unwanted cocker spaniel on a rescue website. Clever and charismatic, she melted Colin´s heart and the two became instantly inseparable. Colin´s detective skills combined with Molly´s intelligence, tenacity and sense of smell made them the ultimate team and it wasn´t long before they were cracking cases and solving crimes across the country. From the search to find Pablo the ginger tom who was kidnapped in Devon to unearthing a treasure trove of stolen jewels in a north London wood, the duo have many bizarre encounters and make plenty of new friends along the way. Charming, moving and thrilling, Molly and Me is the story of a rescue cocker spaniel with a troubled past who - thanks to the love and devotion of her owner - finds a new life, a new purpose and a forever friend.
As seen on ITV in the Zoe Ball Book Club ´Beautifully written, thought-provoking and completely charming.´ Ruth Hogan ´Mike Gayle is the king of touching, human stories, and this big-hearted book is his best yet´ Heat, 5 This is the stunning new novel from bestselling author Mike Gayle, for fans of The Keeper of Lost Things and Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine. A powerful and bittersweet story of an unexpected male friendship and an unlikely love story, a thought provoking storyline told with Mike´s distinctive wit and insight, touching on issues which affect us all. This uplifting tale reminds us of the simple courage at the heart of every human being. Ever since The Incident, James DeWitt has stayed on the safe side. He likes to know what happens next. Danny Allen is not on the safe side. He is more past the point of no return. The past is about to catch up with both of them in a way that which will change their lives forever, unexpectedly. But redemption can come in the most unlikely ways. Look out for Mike´s new novel, Half a World Away, available to pre-order now! Praise for The Man I Think I Know ´Beautifully written, thought-provoking and completely charming . . . reminds us that the everyday things we take for granted without realising how precious they are, can be snatched away in an instant with catastrophic consequences´ Ruth Hogan ´That rarest of things; a moving, beautifully written novel about male friendship . . . I absolutely loved it´ Lisa Jewell ´Mike is always wise and wonderful, but this is a whole new departure for him - read it!´ Jenny Colgan You´ll be both laughing and on the edge of tears with this brilliant read´ Fabulous magazine Readers are raving about this book! ´This is one of those books that is tugging on your heartstrings one moment and has you laughing out loud the next - another stunning plot line and narrative from Mike Gayle.´ ´I loved the narrative and I left this novel feeling totally uplifted . . . I now feel like there is some hope in the world!´ ´This book is sad, funny, quirky, touching, heartbreaking but - and this is going to sound totally cliched and corny - life affirming.´
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.
**Available to pre-order now - Carol Drinkwater´s epic story of enduring love and betrayal, from Paris in the sixties to the present day** No one else knows what happened that summer. Or so she believes. Grace first came to France a lifetime ago. Young and full of dreams of adventure, she met two very different men. She fell under the spell of one. The other fell under hers. Until one summer night shattered everything. Now, Grace is living an idyllic life with her husband, sheltered from the world in a magnificent Provençal villa, perched atop a windswept cliff. Every day she looks out over the sea - the only witness to that fateful night years ago. Until a stranger arrives at the house. A stranger who knows everything. The past and present spectacularly collide in this gripping story of love and betrayal echoing across the decades . . . Praise for Carol Drinkwater: ´Carol Drinkwater´s writing is like taking an amazing holiday in book form´ Jenny Colgan ´Secrets, tragedy, hidden pasts and family secrest all set in glorious Provence - I loved this´ Santa Montefiore ´This is a story to savour, complete with wonderful settings stretching from Paris to the glorious countryside of southern France´ Dinah Jefferies ´A lovely book packed with the sunshine, scents and savours of the South of France´ Daily Mail
If you liked And Then There Were None , The ABC Murders, and Nordic noir you´ll love this . . . ´The ending really took my breath away and that´s hard for writers to do to me these days . . . I should have seen it coming´ Ian Rankin PRE-ORDER THE EXPLOSIVE NEW NOVEL FROM THE INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLING AUTHOR _____________ Four friends visit the island. But only three return . . . Detective Inspector Hulda Hermannsdóttir is sent to the isolated island of Elliðaey to investigate and soon finds haunting similarities with a previous case - a young woman found murdered ten years ago in the equally desolate Westfjords. Is there a patient killer stalking these barren outposts? As Hulda navigates a sinister game constructed of smoke and mirrors she is convinced that no one is telling the truth, including those closest to her. But who will crack first? And what secrets is the island hiding? Haunting, suspenseful and as chilling as an Icelandic winter The Island follows one woman´s journey to find the truth hidden in the darkest shadows, and shine a light on her own dark past. ____________ ´One of the greatest tragic heroines of contemporary detective fiction´ Sunday Times ´Magnificently dark and twisted´ C. J. Tudor, bestselling author of The Chalk Man ´Ragnar Jónasson writes with a chilling, poetic beauty - a must-read addition to the growing canon of Iceland Noir´ Peter James, bestselling author of Love You Dead ´Dark, chilling and utterly gripping, The Island is Nordic noir at its best, and is destined to become a classic of the genre. I couldn´t put it down´ Shari Lapena, bestselling author of The Couple Next Door ´Out of all of Ragnar´s books this is the one I like the most . . . The book of his which reminds me most of Agatha Christie´ Kilian Praise for Ragnar Jonasson ´A distinctive blend of Nordic noir and golden age detective fiction . . . atmospheric and evocative prose´ Guardian on Nightblind ´Jonasson´s books have breathed new life into Nordic noir . . . all the skilful plotting of an old-fashioned whodunit although it feels bitingly contemporary in setting and tone´ Sunday Express ´His clues are traditional and beautifully finessed - and he keeps you turning the pages´ Independent on Snowblind