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The Inheritance by Tilly Bagshawe
The Inheritance
Tilly Bagshawe
July 2014 Book of the Month. Glamour in the manor! Tilly Bagshawe, author of jet-setting, glitzy novels turns her sights on to the British top set, all very Jilly Cooper-esque and great...
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/06/2014
Kingdom by Robyn Young
Robyn Young
Fans of Robyn Young will know of her superb research for this is the concluding volume of an epic trilogy of Robert the Bruce, so the first half of the book concentrates on Robert running for his life in the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 19/06/2014
The Last Witness A D.C.I. Daley Thriller by Denzil Meyrick
The Last Witness A D.C.I. Daley Thriller
Denzil Meyrick
D.C.I. Daley made his first appearance in Whisky from Small Glasses. In this follow up by an ex-Strathclyde Police officer, a mighty felon, once believed to have been killed in the back of a police ambulance, appears to have risen...
Format: Paperback - Released: 17/06/2014
Lobsters by Lucy Ivison, Tom Ellen
Lucy Ivison, Tom Ellen
Shortlisted for the Bookseller Young Adult Book Prize 2015. One of our Books of the Year 2014 - Shortlisted for The Times/Chicken House Children's Fiction Competition 2013 Funny, awkward and full of genuine teenage passions and anxieties, Lobsters, told in...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/06/2014
Claire Dewitt and the Bohemian Highway by Sara Gran
Claire Dewitt and the Bohemian Highway
Sara Gran
There are quirky detectives and there are even quirkier sleuths, but Claire DeWitt is the most bizarre and endearing of them all. As a teenager she came across a bizarre detection manual by an apocryphal early 20th century French master...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/06/2014
Sense and Sensibility by Joanna Trollope
Sense and Sensibility
Joanna Trollope
Author of 17 bestselling contemporary novels Joanna Trollope has used her skills of astute yet sensitive observation of the ‘human condition’ to reboot Jane Austen’s Sense and Sensibility from the 18th to 21st Centuries. It’s a fresh, witty and very...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/06/2014
Elizabeth is Missing by Emma Healey
Elizabeth is Missing
Emma Healey
Runner-up for the Betty Trask Award 2015. Winner of the Costa First Novel Award 2014. One of the Top 10 books in the Lovereading Readers’ Choice Book of the Year 2014. One of our Books of the Year 2014. Eighty-something...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/06/2014
A Tap on the Window by Linwood Barclay
A Tap on the Window
Linwood Barclay
When a small town detective picks up a young female hitchhiker in a bad rainstorm, he inadvertently uncovers a whole snake's nest of intrigue, crime and deception which risks ruining his life, as if the recent accidental death of his...
Format: Paperback - Released: 22/05/2014
Fools' Gold by Philippa Gregory
Fools' Gold
Philippa Gregory
In the wild, decadent atmosphere of Venice Carnival, dark forces are at work. Philippa Gregory is well known for her historical fiction but has now turned her talents to teen fiction with a rich and dramatic adventure series set in...
Format: Paperback - Released: 22/05/2014
Sidney Chambers and the Perils of the Night by James Runcie
Sidney Chambers and the Perils of the Night
James Runcie
A clever and charming series, cosy crime at its finest, with each book taking the form of six linked short mysteries and the entire series spanning from Elizabeth II’s coronation to Charles and Diana’s wedding. It would be a pity...
Format: Paperback - Released: 22/05/2014
The Separation by Dinah Jefferies
The Separation
Dinah Jefferies
June 2014 Debut of the Month. A big sweeping saga of plantation life in Malaya in the 1950s, of isolation, infidelity, deceit and manipulation. ...
Format: Paperback - Released: 22/05/2014
We Were Liars by E. Lockhart
We Were Liars
E. Lockhart
One of our Books of the Year 2014 A gripping story with a brilliantly shocking ending. Rich, beautiful, privileged – the Sinclair clan seem to have it all. For Cadence and her cousins that means long hot summers on their...
Format: Paperback - Released: 13/05/2014
Eeny Meeny by M. J. Arlidge
Eeny Meeny
M. J. Arlidge
May 2014 Debut of the Month. Introducing DI Helen Grace of the Southampton Constabulary, a woman with a past and a strange fetish which...
Format: Paperback - Released: 08/05/2014
The Bees by Laline Paull
The Bees
Laline Paull
One of our Books of the Year 2014. May 2014 Debut of the Month. An excellent book unlike any other. The life of bees...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/05/2014
The Fire Witness by Lars Kepler
The Fire Witness
Lars Kepler
A Maxim Jakubowski selected title. The third case for controversial Swedish cop Joona Linna, by husband and wife Alexander and Alexandra Ahndoril writing as Lars Kepler. The books, which began with
Format: Paperback - Released: 08/05/2014
Astonish Me by Maggie Shipstead
Astonish Me
Maggie Shipstead
May 2014 Book of the Month. A tale of the nature of talent, of personal achievement, of the shadow of the past and of ballet. The author writes beautifully, having won...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/05/2014
Love, Lies and Lemon Pies by Katy Cannon
Love, Lies and Lemon Pies
Katy Cannon
Love and baking go hand-in-hand in this emotionally charged YA romance. Lottie only signs up for the Bake Club to keep the school counsellor off her back; school bad-boy Mac’s last chance to stay in school depends on him attending...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/05/2014
Seven Second Delay by Tom Easton
Seven Second Delay
Tom Easton
A story that crackles with tension as Mila tries to outwit her captors whose technology has her in their grip. Living on Isles, a vividly imagined futuristic world, Mila had hoped to find a new and freer way of life....
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/05/2014
Animals by Emma Jane Unsworth
Emma Jane Unsworth
June 2014 Book of the Month. Flatmates Laura and Tyler (female) ‘get-off-their-faces’ in and around Manchester. Brilliantly written, incredibly funny with some amazing snippets of erudition it is narrated by Laura, engaged...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/05/2014
Wars of the Roses: Stormbird by Conn Iggulden
Wars of the Roses: Stormbird
Conn Iggulden
The first in a new series of the Wars of the Roses. Whereas the TV drama The White Queen looked at the period from the female point of view, this is the male’s angle. It tries to make sense of...
Format: Paperback - Released: 24/04/2014
The Carriage House by Louisa Hall
The Carriage House
Louisa Hall
An intelligent, compassionate and thought-provoking novel where the writing sparkles through the weight of expectations, hidden hopes and damaged dreams. The broken, faded Carriage House, threatened with bulldozers somehow binds a splintered family together and is found to be deserving,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 24/04/2014
One Step Too Far by Tina Seskis
One Step Too Far
Tina Seskis
One of the Top 10 Lovereading Reader Review Panel Summer Read selections. To say too much about this brilliant, clever, psychological thriller would be to risk giving some of its secrets away. Emily is leaving her husband and family to...
Format: Paperback - Released: 24/04/2014
A Seaside Affair by Fern Britton
A Seaside Affair
Fern Britton
Yes, this is the Fern Britton of TV fame and a very good author she is too. This is set in the Cornish seaside town of Trevay, as was her last, The Holiday Home. Indeed it features many of the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/04/2014
The Fortune Hunter by Daisy Goodwin
The Fortune Hunter
Daisy Goodwin
A lovely Victorian saga incorporating many real characters and illustrating the development of the female role in society. Our protagonist, Charlotte Baird’s ambition is to be a photographer and her reputation grows among the wealthy for she is indeed one...
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/04/2014
The Year of the Rat by Clare Furniss
The Year of the Rat
Clare Furniss
One of our Books of the Year 2014 Heartbreak is made bearable by humour in this gripping and touching story of sixteen year old Pearl, struggling to keep going after the death of her mother. Pearl’s mum dies after giving...
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/04/2014
How To Be a Good Wife by Emma Chapman
How To Be a Good Wife
Emma Chapman
May 2014 Debut of the Month. This is a tough little book. What starts out as a nice story about a sweet woman trying...
Format: Paperback - Released: 24/04/2014
Arms Wide Open by Tom Winter
Arms Wide Open
Tom Winter
May 2014 Book of the Month. A novel of family, identity and aging. Jack and Meredith are non-identical twins of a single mum now rapidly falling into dementia. Their father died before...
Format: Paperback - Released: 17/04/2014
The Book of You by Claire Kendal
The Book of You
Claire Kendal
NewGen Books of the Year 2014. May 2014 Debut of the Month. A tale of stalking, date rape and fear, all set against the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/04/2014
Precious Thing by Colette McBeth
Precious Thing
Colette McBeth
This is a seriously good, spooky book with great characterisation and a tremendous build of tension. It’s about revenge and deceit and centres on two girls brought up by single parents, one advantaged, one sadly not. The girls were school...
Format: Paperback - Released: 10/04/2014
Thursday's Children A Frieda Klein Novel by Nicci French
Thursday's Children A Frieda Klein Novel
Nicci French
April 2014 Book of the Month. Writing as Nicci French, husband and wife team Nicci Gerrard and Sean French have quickly established themselves as leading lights in the murky waters of psychological...
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/04/2014
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