Top 10 most popular books on Lovereading 8 - 15 January 2017

By peter on 16th January 2017

Lovereading Top 10

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The One Memory of Flora Banks The One Memory of Flora Banks Emily Barr January 2017 NewGen MEGA Debut of the Month. In a nutshell: the unforgettable story of a girl with no memory. Can there ever have been a heroine like Flora Banks? She’s 17 when the book opens, but an accident aged 10 has ... Download free opening extract
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Behind Her Eyes Behind Her Eyes Sarah Pinborough Oh my word, this book is devious, twisted, and an absolute knockout! The story, revolving around love, passion, suspicion, and deceit kept me teetering on a razor sharp wire of uncertainty. Sarah Pinborough’s writing is sublime, it’s shrewd, artful, cunning, ... Download free opening extract
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The Trouble with Goats and Sheep The Trouble with Goats and Sheep Joanna Cannon January 2017 Debut of the Month. One of our Books of the Year 2016. The title refers to a Bible quote and two 10-year old girls are greatly mystified as to its meaning and where to find God. They spend the hot ... Download free opening extract
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The Secret Lives of the Amir Sisters The Secret Lives of the Amir Sisters Nadiya Hussain January 2017 Debut of the Month. A lovely warm and joyful squeeze of a read. When a family bombshell hits, four sisters each tell their own story. We get to know Fatima, Farah, Bubblee and Mae, and because their lives revolve ... Download free opening extract
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The Watcher The Watcher Ross Armstrong January 2017 Debut of the Month. A clever first novel with a sinister setting in London where blocks of flats are being demolished. The juxtaposition of the bird watcher protagonist, Lily, and her people watching is a clever one as she ... Download free opening extract
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Foxlowe Foxlowe Eleanor Wasserberg January 2017 Debut of the Month. One of our Books of the Year 2016. Green, her little sister Blue and October - known as Toby - are children growing up in Foxlowe, a huge old home on the moors. They run free, ... Download free opening extract
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The Veil (Testaments I and II) The Veil (Testaments I and II) Joseph D'Lacey January 2017 Book of the Month. A provocative, gut-wrenching and oh so readable pair of tales. Two novellas, testaments I and II, are included in this book of ‘The Veil’, both very different stories, yet linked to ‘the long silence’ that ... Download free opening extract
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Katherine of Aragon, the True Queen Katherine of Aragon, the True Queen Alison Weir One of our Books of the Year 2016. When you settle into an Alison Weir you settle into history itself. She is thorough, detailed and hugely knowledgeable. Here she delivers the first of a projected series to cover each of Henry ... Download free opening extract
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Dodgers Dodgers Bill Beverly January 2017 Book of the Month. One of our Books of the Year 2016. Winner of the John Creasey (New Blood) and Goldsboro Gold Dagger Awards 2016. Huck Finn and Tom Sawyer go rap! A striking literary thriller which follows the reluctant journey ... Download free opening extract
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The Bone Field The Bone Field Simon Kernick January 2017 Book of the Month. A series? By Simon Kernick? Yes please! Two faces, who were unknown to each other in previous books, join forces in this powerful, fast moving and intoxicating tale. Trouble starts to hunt Ray Mason down ... Download free opening extract