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Modern and Classic Literary Fiction

Ill Will by Michael Stewart The Cows by Dawn O'Porter Sal by Mick Kitson The Public Image by Muriel Spark The Driver's Seat by Muriel Spark

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Crime Thriller and Suspense

Come and Find Me (DI Marnie Rome Book 5) by Sarah Hilary Bring Me Back by B. A. Paris While You Sleep by Stephanie Merritt The Dark Lake by Sarah Bailey Persons Unknown by Susie Steiner

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Biography / Autobiography

A Long Way from Home by Cathy Glass The Million Dollar Duchesses  by Julie Ferry I Know a Woman The inspiring connections between the women who have shaped our world by Kate Hodges, Lucy Mangan A Secret Sisterhood The Hidden Friendships of Austen, Bronte, Eliot and Woolf by Emily Midorikawa, Emma Claire Sweeney, Margaret Atwood Four Mums in a Boat: Friends Who Rowed 3000 Miles, Broke a World Record and Learnt a Lot About Life Along the Way by Janette Benaddi, Helen Butters, Niki Doeg, Frances Davies

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Relationship Stories

The Second Child by Caroline Bond The Cows by Dawn O'Porter Sal by Mick Kitson The Madonna of The Mountains by Elise Valmorbida Every Note Played by Lisa Genova

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