Most popular books on Lovereading 17 - 24 July 2016

By peter on 25th July 2016

Lovereading Top 10

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Modern Lovers Modern Lovers Emma Straub July 2016 Book of the Month and eBook of the Month. A penetrating, witty and very modern look at family life. Two sets of friends from Brooklyn are now middle aged parents of teenagers, focusing on both generations, we see the ... Download free opening extract
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I Found You I Found You Lisa Jewell July 2016 Book of the Month. A tale of lost memories and hidden secrets but will the truth destroy or heal? Lisa Jewell returns with yet another page-turner as she delves into the darker corners of the mind where the memories ... Download free opening extract
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Underground Airlines Underground Airlines Ben H. Winters July 2016 Book of the Month. The premise is that four southern states in America did not abolish slavery and formed a republic within the USA. Tightly controlled borders exist and escaped slaves are ruthlessly hunted down. Our protagonist is an ... Download free opening extract
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The Perfect Gift The Perfect Gift Emma Hannigan July 2016 Book of the Month. Lovely, warm and engaging, 'The Perfect Gift’ is just that, a delightful treat of a book. Loveable, spirited Roisin always knew she was adopted, she came back home to start up her food emporium and ... Download free opening extract
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My Husband's Wife My Husband's Wife Jane Corry A thriller, full of family drama and suspense… this is a story that sucks you in and keeps you on the edge of tense uncertainty. The short prologue set my mind racing, the few lines on the following page, proceeded ... Download free opening extract
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The Invitation The Invitation Lucy Foley A sophisticated, expressive, and emotional story set in the glamorous Italian film promotion world of the 1950’s. Hal and Stella meet at a party, an immediate connection flares into life, yet the spectre of war holds both in a devastating ... Download free opening extract
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Baby Doll Baby Doll Hollie Overton July 2016 Debut of the Month and eBook of the Month. With an unusual focus, ‘Baby Doll’ is a menacing, yet beautifully compassionate read. Lily escapes captivity after eight years, she has suffered the unthinkable trauma of being mentally and physically ... Download free opening extract
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My Grandmother Sends Her Regards and Apologises My Grandmother Sends Her Regards and Apologises Fredrik Backman April 2016 Book of the Month. Totally and utterly and completely gorgeous in every way, the thought of having to put this book down for even a second is inconceivable. The first few pages make you smile, make you laugh and ... Download free opening extract
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Hearts of Stone Hearts of Stone Simon Scarrow With a foray into more recent history than Simon Scarrow’s previous novels, the Greek Resistance in World War Two is brought vividly and violently to life in ‘Hearts of Stone’. The prologue set in 1938 highlights three young friends (two ... Download free opening extract
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When the Music's Over The 23rd DCI Banks Mystery When the Music's Over The 23rd DCI Banks Mystery Peter Robinson July 2016 eBook of the Month. Challenging, disturbing, and utterly compelling, Peter Robinson has delivered a humdinger of a read. When you reach the 23rd novel in a series, you might expect a little stodginess to have entered proceedings, however this ... Download free opening extract