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Something to Live For

With gentle good humour, emotion, and a fabulously quirky cast, this has must-read stamped all over it.

Book Cover for Something to Live For by Richard Roper

Breaking & Mending

Written by a best-selling novelist, this must-read medical memoir allows a full, emotionally vivid picture to evolve, opening a window into the world of a junior doctor.

Book Cover for Breaking & Mending by Joanna Cannon

Something to Live For

With gentle good humour, emotion, and a fabulously quirky cast, this has must-read stamped all over it.

Book Cover for Something to Live For by Richard Roper

The Great Godden

Summer love, lust and loyalties tangle in this piercingly powerful coming-of-age story

Book Cover for The Great Godden by Meg Rosoff

Fall Out

Gritty page-turner in which a sixteen-year-old struggles with the fall-out from coming out – and more

Book Cover for Fall Out by C. G. Moore

The Waiting Rooms

Provocative and fierce, yet thoughtfully handled, this speculative thriller set in the future is a hard-hitting wow of a read.

Book Cover for The Waiting Rooms  by Eve Smith

Skincare The Ultimate No-Nonsense Guide

The Queen of Skin Care Caroline Hirons delivers a beautifully put-together stroke-able guide which covers everything you ever need to know about a great skincare routine. I’m hooked, and will never not double cleanse again.

Book Cover for Skincare The Ultimate No-Nonsense Guide by Caroline Hirons

The Court of Miracles

Suitable for both young adults and adults, this reimagined story containing some of the cast of Les Miserables is a wow of a read and a LoveReading Star Book.

Book Cover for The Court of Miracles by Kester Grant

Sunny Days and Sea Breezes

A gorgeous relationship tale that encourages a lovely bond to form with the leading character and allows a proper escape to the Isle of Wight.

Book Cover for Sunny Days and Sea Breezes by Carole Matthews

Small Pleasures

A beautiful, bittersweet story of loneliness, longing and love sewn up in an exquisite mystery - you won’t want this mid-century treasure to end.

Book Cover for Small Pleasures by Clare Chambers

Codebreaking Sisters

A rather lovely and absolutely fascinating insight into the lives of two sisters, who found themselves signing the Official Secrets Act in the Second World War.

Book Cover for Codebreaking Sisters by Patricia Owtram, Jean Owtram

Codebreaking Sisters

A rather lovely and absolutely fascinating insight into the lives of two sisters, who found themselves signing the Official Secrets Act in the Second World War.

Book Cover for Codebreaking Sisters by Patricia Owtram, Jean Owtram

Nine Elms

Dramatic, graphic, and incredibly readable, this is a fabulous start to a new series and one that we highly recommend.

Book Cover for Nine Elms  by Robert Bryndza

Small Pleasures

A beautiful, bittersweet story of loneliness, longing and love sewn up in an exquisite mystery - you won’t want this mid-century treasure to end.

Book Cover for Small Pleasures by Clare Chambers

Spirited

A bold and thought-provoking relationship tale set in Victorian society, this multifaceted story really is a gem of a read.

Book Cover for Spirited by Julie Cohen

The Girl from Widow Hills

Night terrors and the uncertainty surrounding the narrator lead in this well-crafted tension filled mystery that hooks and stealthily reels you in.

Book Cover for The Girl from Widow Hills by Megan Miranda

The Silent Wife

Another Karin Slaughter novel joins our LoveReading Star Books as an old case is reopened and the team hunt a violent predator.

Book Cover for The Silent Wife by Karin Slaughter

You Are Positively Awesome

Designed to be noticed, from the bright colourful illustrations that cheered me up instantly, the short snappy wording that made me think about my own needs and the self-empowering messages that left me glowing inside.

Book Cover for You Are Positively Awesome by Stacie Swift

The Silent Wife

Another Karin Slaughter novel joins our LoveReading Star Books as an old case is reopened and the team hunt a violent predator.

Book Cover for The Silent Wife by Karin Slaughter

Sunny Days and Sea Breezes

A gorgeous relationship tale that encourages a lovely bond to form with the leading character and allows a proper escape to the Isle of Wight.

Book Cover for Sunny Days and Sea Breezes by Carole Matthews

The Court of Miracles

Suitable for both young adults and adults, this reimagined story containing some of the cast of Les Miserables is a wow of a read and a LoveReading Star Book.

Book Cover for The Court of Miracles by Kester Grant

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Sleepyhead


The first in what has become a legendary series of crime books, Sleepyhead introduces us to the tortured yet complex Detective Inspector Tom Thorne, a cop battling his demons. The case begins when a few young women die from a stroke and they realise there is a twisted killer on the loose. When one of the victims Alison Willetts is found alive, D.I. Tom Thorne has more to work with. It's a fast-paced thriller, that I promise will keep you guessing until the end. Hello Tom, I want to read more. DI Thorne series: 1. Sleepyhead 2. Scaredy Cat 3. Lazybones 4. The ... Read Full Review

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Time of Death


Unlucky for some but not for Billingham, this the thirteenth book in the Thorne series and is a cracker. Thorne's girlfriend, Police Officer Helen Weeks returns to the small Warwickshire town where she grew up when two school girls are abducted and Helen wants to show support to the accused.  The police believe they have their murderer in custody, but Helen has Thorne in tow and he is the one man who believes otherwise. With a girl still missing, Thorne in his own inimitable style sets himself on a collision course with the whole community as they close ranks ... Read Full Review

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Sleepyhead


The first in what has become a legendary series of crime books, Sleepyhead introduces us to the tortured yet complex Detective Inspector Tom Thorne, a cop battling his demons. The case begins when a few young women die from a stroke and they realise there is a twisted killer on the loose. When one of the victims Alison Willetts is found alive, D.I. Tom Thorne has more to work with. It's a fast-paced thriller, that I promise will keep you guessing until the end. Hello Tom, I want to read more. Read Full Review

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