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Loitering with Intent by Muriel Spark, Joseph Kanon
Loitering with Intent
Muriel Spark, Joseph Kanon
Loitering with Intent, Muriel Spark's sixteenth novel, was first published in 1981 and Shortlisted for the Booker Prize in the same year.
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/07/2018
The Abbess of Crewe by Muriel Spark, Ali Smith
The Abbess of Crewe
Muriel Spark, Ali Smith
The Abbess of Crewe, Muriel Spark's thirteenth novel, was first published in 1974.
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/06/2018
The Cult on Fog Island by Mariette Lindstein
The Cult on Fog Island
Mariette Lindstein
`I loved it...terrifying' Lisa Hall The deadliest trap is the one you don't see... LoveReading comment to follow....
Format: Paperback - Released: 17/05/2018
The Old You by Louise Voss
The Old You
Louise Voss
April 2018 Book of the Month A tense, Hitchcockian psychological thriller in which nothing is as it seems, every truth might be a lie, and the past looms ever larger over the present, The Old You is a nail-bitingly modern...
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/05/2018
Not to Disturb by Muriel Spark, Prof. Dan Gunn
Not to Disturb
Muriel Spark, Prof. Dan Gunn
‘One of the chief worries besetting any author of an introduction to a novel is that of letting the cat out of the bag… From its opening pages, through the utterances of its protagonist, the butler Lister, Not to Disturb...
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/05/2018
The Rabbit Hunter by Lars Kepler
The Rabbit Hunter
Lars Kepler
It begins with a nursery rhyme. Nineteen minutes later you die... The sixth gripping thriller in Lars Kepler's internationally bestselling series featuring Joona Linna. Perfect for fans of Stieg Larsson and Jo Nesbo.
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/05/2018
The Colour of Bee Larkham's Murder by Sarah J. Harris
The Colour of Bee Larkham's Murder
Sarah J. Harris
Our narrator Jasper is thirteen years old. He has synaesthesia which means he hears sounds, voices etc as colours and recognises individual by those colours and not by any physical appearances. We spend nearly a hundred pages learning about the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/05/2018
America Is Not the Heart by Elaine Castillo
America Is Not the Heart
Elaine Castillo
A poignant, inspiring debut to really immerse yourself in, to feel and become a part of. Hero De Vera originally from the Philippines, joins her Uncle and his family in California, she arrives with secrets, and enters a house with...
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/05/2018
The Craftsman by Sharon Bolton
The Craftsman
Sharon Bolton
April 2018 Book of the Month Deliciously and thrillingly creepy, The Craftsman is an intensely gripping, superb read. Thirty years ago Larry Glassbrook confessed and was imprisoned for a series of child murders. Florence Lovelady was at the beginning of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/05/2018
White Bodies by Jane Robins
White Bodies
Jane Robins
April 2018 Book of the Month `The perfect thriller' Elle `Immensely gripping' Sophie Hannah `Gripping, creepy and very addictive!' BA Paris Terrific, a two-sitting read if you can give it the space. Twin sisters, chalk and cheese; Callie, the narrator,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/05/2018
Keeper by Johana Gustawsson
Keeper
Johana Gustawsson
April 2018 Book of the Month Oh wow, this is a slicing, chilling, whammy of a read that has left me reeling. In 2015 an actress is abducted, the case has all the hallmarks of a murderer who was locked...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/04/2018
The Boy Who Saw A Gripping Thriller That Will Keep You Hooked by Simon Toyne
The Boy Who Saw A Gripping Thriller That Will Keep You Hooked
Simon Toyne
April 2018 Book of the Month In Solomon Creed we were introduced to a mysterious hero, a Jack Reacher/Superman cross with shades of Jason Bourne. This is his second adventure which, if you’ve not read the first you will certainly...
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/04/2018
The Girl Who Takes an Eye for an Eye: Continuing Stieg Larsson's Millennium Series by David Lagercrantz
The Girl Who Takes an Eye for an Eye: Continuing Stieg Larsson's Millennium Series
David Lagercrantz
THE GIRL WITH THE DRAGON TATTOO LIVES ON.
Format: Paperback - Released: 27/03/2018
The Hanged Man by Simon Kernick
The Hanged Man
Simon Kernick
From Sunday Times bestselling author Simon Kernick comes the thrilling second instalment in the Bone Field series, featuring the return of DI Ray Mason and PI Tina Boyd.
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/04/2018
Turn a Blind Eye by Vicky Newham
Turn a Blind Eye
Vicky Newham
An absorbing, fresh, and ultimately incredibly satisfying police procedural and start to a new series. DI Maya Rahman and DS Dan Maguire investigate the murder of a Head Teacher at an East London School, another murder plunges the investigators into...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/04/2018
The Driver's Seat by Muriel Spark
The Driver's Seat
Muriel Spark
‘She wrote The Driver’s Seat in under eight weeks in 1969. Trips away from her desk in Rome were mainly for shopping… I mean, what is shopping, what is a purchase, if not a more or less intense moment of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/04/2018
Persons Unknown by Susie Steiner
Persons Unknown
Susie Steiner
Manon Bradshaw of Missing, Presumed is back only she is now pregnant, attached to the Cambridgeshire police but working on cold cases until a murder occurs close to the school her adopted son attends. He is arrested for it. He is...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/04/2018
Friends and Traitors by John (Author) Lawton
Friends and Traitors
John (Author) Lawton
A book of very distinct halves, the first introducing (or familiarising if you’ve read Lawson’s Troy series before) his society and characters, the second a beautifully paced spy story. The Troy series, of which this is one, fluctuates between the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/04/2018
Dead Letters by Caite Dolan-Leach
Dead Letters
Caite Dolan-Leach
A dramatic and oh so readable family tale, with enough tension playing through the pages to sink a battleship. Two years ago Ava vowed never to speak to her twin sister Zelda again, when an email arrives declaring Zelda dead,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/04/2018
Perfect Match by D. B. Thorne
Perfect Match
D. B. Thorne
This is a heart in mouth, positively thrilling read, likely to scare you out of your wits if you've ever tried online dating and dating apps without putting safeguards in place. A serial killer is hunting down his victims as...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/04/2018
The Midnight Line (Jack Reacher 22) by Lee Child
The Midnight Line (Jack Reacher 22)
Lee Child

Format: Paperback - Released: 02/04/2018
End Game by Matt Johnson
End Game
Matt Johnson
A fiery, fast-paced, bullet of a read, and the last in the Robert Finlay trilogy. Continuing on from ‘Deadly Game’, Robert Finlay and Kevin Jones find themselves in the middle of a whole heap of trouble. A Superintendent from the Complaints Investigation...
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/03/2018
We Were the Salt of the Sea by Roxanne Bouchard
We Were the Salt of the Sea
Roxanne Bouchard
March 2018 Book of the Month What a beautifully written, captivating, and soulful read this is. Detective Sergeant Joaquin Morales, newly transferred, begins to investigate the death of a women found in fishing nets out at sea. Catherine Day leaves...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/03/2018
He Said/She Said the must-read Richard and Judy Book Club thriller 2018 by Erin Kelly
He Said/She Said the must-read Richard and Judy Book Club thriller 2018
Erin Kelly
RICHARD AND JUDY BOOK CLUB PICK 2018 SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER SIMON MAYO RADIO 2 BOOK CLUB PICK SHORTLISTED FOR CRIME AND THRILLER BOOK OF THE YEAR 'I'm calling it: THIS is the book I wish I'd written' Clare Mackintosh, author...
Format: Paperback - Released: 27/03/2018
The Fear The Sensational New Thriller from the Sunday Times Bestseller, Now in a Brand New Look for 2018 by C. L. Taylor
The Fear The Sensational New Thriller from the Sunday Times Bestseller, Now in a Brand New Look for 2018
C. L. Taylor
`Claustrophobic and compelling' KARIN SLAUGHTER `A rollercoaster with multiple twists' DAILY MAIL 'A million dollar new story from a million selling author' SARAH PINBOROUGH Sometimes your first love won't let you go...
Format: Paperback - Released: 22/03/2018
The Burial Hour Lincoln Rhyme Book 13 by Jeffery Deaver
The Burial Hour Lincoln Rhyme Book 13
Jeffery Deaver
'If you want thrills, Deaver is your man' Guardian Number one bestselling author and master of suspense Jeffery Deaver returns with the thirteenth Lincoln Rhyme thriller, which sees a crime go global...
Format: Paperback - Released: 22/03/2018
Hangman by Daniel Cole
Hangman
Daniel Cole
Oh my word! This is knock-out of a read, punchy and raw, it made me flinch and yet I couldn’t stop, didn’t want to stop reading. If you haven’t yet read ‘Ragdoll’, do start there, mostly because it’s truly fabulous,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/03/2018
Come and Find Me (DI Marnie Rome Book 5) by Sarah Hilary
Come and Find Me (DI Marnie Rome Book 5)
Sarah Hilary
March 2018 Book of the Month Simply superb, Come and Find Me is one hell of a clever, twisting, powerful story. This series is one of my favourites and DI Marnie Rome returns here in splendid...
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/03/2018
House of Beauty  by Melba Escobar
House of Beauty
Melba Escobar
Set in the author’s home city of Bogotá, Colombia, this absorbing, pacey women-centered novel has a brutal murder at its core, and offers sharply observed insights into corruption and double standards around class, gender and race, as seen through the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/03/2018
A Game of Ghosts A Charlie Parker Thriller: 15. From the No. 1 Bestselling Author of A Time of Torment by John Connolly
A Game of Ghosts A Charlie Parker Thriller: 15. From the No. 1 Bestselling Author of A Time of Torment
John Connolly
The Number One bestseller. Fifteenth in the 'series of superb novels built around the haunted private detective Charlie Parker' (Daily Mail)
Format: Paperback - Released: 08/03/2018
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