Direct from trade sales this is the Official UK Top 10 best selling books for the week ending Saturday 17 January 2015.
The Miniaturist Jessie Burton
A superlative debut novel that combines the complexity and atmosphere of the best historical tales with a touching meditation on the nature of art and its organic relationship with the human soul, The Miniaturist is an absolute delight of a... Format: Paperback - Released: 01/01/2015
Elizabeth is Missing Emma Healey
Winner of the Costa First Novel Award 2014.
One of our Books of the Year 2014.
Eighty-something Maud is getting forgetful and so writes notes to herself. ‘Elizabeth is missing’ is one such note which Maud then becomes obsessed with for Elizabeth... Format: Paperback - Released: 01/01/2015
The Son Jo Nesbo
Sonny's on the run. Sonny is a model prisoner. He listens to the confessions of other inmates, and absolves them of their sins. He's been lied to his whole life. But then one prisoner's confession changes everything. He knows something... Format: Paperback - Released: 15/01/2015
Davina's Five Weeks to Sugar-Free Davina McCall
'Hi, my name is Davina, and I'm a sugar addict ...' Davina McCall loves a challenge. And giving up sugar has been her toughest yet. In this beautiful cookbook, Davina shares her favourite super-healthy recipes that have helped her kick... Format: Paperback - Released: 08/01/2015
Abattoir Blues The 22nd DCI Banks Mystery Peter Robinson
Although DCI Banks makes some appearances and is indeed featured on the cover, this whodunit largely stars Annie Cabot and his female staff snowed under with a weird case full of red herrings. Could it be a World War II... Format: Paperback - Released: 15/01/2015
Gone Girl Gillian Flynn
Winner of the Specsavers International Author of the Year 2013.
One of the Richard and Judy Spring 2013 Book Club selections.
What really did happen to Nick's beautiful wife? And what was in that half-wrapped box left so casually on their marital... Format: Paperback - Released: 03/01/2013
Private India James Patterson, Ashwin Sanghi
When Santosh Wagh isn't struggling out of a bottle of whisky he's head of Private India, the Mumbai branch of the world's finest PI agency. In a city of over thirteen million he has his work cut out at the... Format: Paperback - Released: 01/01/2015
The Murder Bag Tony Parsons
This is the gripping first novel in an explosive new crime series by Tony Parsons, bestselling author of Man and Boy. If you like crime-novels by Ian Rankin and Peter James, you will love this. Twenty years ago seven rich,... Format: Paperback - Released: 01/01/2015
Girl Online Zoe Sugg
December 2014 NewGen Debut of the Month.
Vlogger Zoella’s fans will fall headlong into this sharply observed, super-realistic teen story. Against a background of first the ordinary ups and downs of life... Format: Hardback - Released: 25/11/2014
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