Lovereading Top 10 books 4 - 11 September 2016

By peter on 12th September 2016

Lovereading Top 10

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The Secret Diary of Hendrik Groen, 83 Years Old The Secret Diary of Hendrik Groen, 83 Years Old Hendrik Groen September 2016 Debut of the Month. Poignant, moving and funny, I chuckled my way through this delightful (but no longer secret) diary from the rather lovable Hendrik Groen. Hendrik has reached the age where his address book is depressingly empty and his ... Download free opening extract
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A Boy Made of Blocks A Boy Made of Blocks Keith Stuart September 2016 Debut of the Month. A brilliant debut from a fresh and unique voice, ‘A Boy Made of Blocks' is a book that will make you laugh, cry and think to yourself ‘thank goodness, it’s not just me!’  This wonderful ... Download free opening extract
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The Twenty-Three The Twenty-Three Linwood Barclay Oh, yes, it’s finally here, and it’s quite simply fabulous! I’ve been eagerly awaiting the last in the ‘Promise Falls’ trilogy, each book has ramped up my expectation for the next, and I was literally dancing in my seat when ... Download free opening extract
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Broken Promise Broken Promise Linwood Barclay Linwood Barclay is ace at dreaming up disturbing scenarios and then letting them play out in increasingly creepy ways. This time, the author of No Time for Goodbye (a huge seller in 2008) gives us David Harwood, a newspaper reporter ... Download free opening extract
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Far from True Far from True Linwood Barclay A wonderfully stimulating and thrilling read, hold on tight as you dive in! This is the second in the ‘Promise Falls’ trilogy and I really do recommend starting with ‘Broken Promise’ as ‘Far From True’ is a full on blast ... Download free opening extract
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Closed Casket The New Hercule Poirot Mystery Closed Casket The New Hercule Poirot Mystery Sophie Hannah, Agatha Christie September 2016 Book of the Month. Hercule Poirot is back for his second outing under the fabulous guiding hand of Sophie Hannah. 70 year old children’s author Lady Athelinda Playford changes her will, causing the mayhem she predicted, however perhaps not ... Download free opening extract
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The Travelers The Travelers Chris Pavone September 2016 Book of the Month. When a spoiled travel journalist succumbs to sexual temptation on an assignment on a trip to Argentina, his whole world is about to be pulled apart and not just his shaky marriage. A dazzling ... Download free opening extract
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Ashes of London Ashes of London Andrew Taylor An enthralling and quite, quite wonderful historical thriller, where the story absolutely thrives in the midst of one of the most famous times in British history. The first chapter not only blasts you immediately into the roaring flames of the ... Download free opening extract
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Fangirl Fangirl Rainbow Rowell An utterly captivating love story about opening your heart by major US bestselling author, Rainbow Rowell, whose debut novel in the UK, Eleanor & Park was a huge hit and her ever-growing legion of fans here in the UK will ... Download free opening extract
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The Forgotten Summer The Forgotten Summer Carol Drinkwater Seductively beautiful and evocative writing ensures ‘The Forgotten Summer’ is hard to put down. A vineyard in France holds the key to secrets and lies that have been hidden in history. 48 year old Jane finds herself torn, she is ... Download free opening extract