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From the Sunday Times bestselling author of The Governess. The Duchess, the second novel in Wendy Holden's trilogy about royal outsiders, fictionalises the unknown London life of Wallis Simpson.
I am your maid. I know about your secrets. Your dirty laundry. But what do you know about me? Escapist, charming and introducing a truly original heroine, The Maid is a story about how everyone deserves to be seen. And how the truth isn't always black and white - it's found in the dirtier, grey areas in between .
The explosive new thriller from the bestselling author of VOX and Q Welcome to Femlandia... It's no place like home. 'Provocative, sinister, and fascinating' Stephanie Wrobel, Sunday Times bestselling author of The Recovery of Rose Gold The United States has sunk into total collapse. Men in positions of power have wrecked the economy and left women to suffer and pick up the pieces. Miranda Reynolds has lost her husband, her job and her home. There's only one place left that she and her daughter Emma can go. Femlandia. Femlandia is a female-only community. A utopia for women.
An innocent mistake. A lifetime of guilt. Susannah has two beautiful daughters, a high-flying medical career, a successful husband and an enviable life. Her hair is glossy, her clothes are expensive; she truly has it all. But when - on the hottest day of the year - her strict morning routine is disrupted, Susannah finds herself running on autopilot. It is hours before she realises she has made a devastating mistake. Her baby, Louise, is still in the backseat of the car and it is too late to save her. As the press close in around her, Susannah is put on trial for negligence. It is plain to see that this is not a trial, it's a witch hunt. But what will the court say?
In this stunning and timely novel, Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award-winning author Louise Erdrich creates a wickedly funny ghost story, a tale of passion, of a complex marriage and of a woman's relentless errors.
Detective Sergeant Barbara Havers and Detective Inspector Thomas Lynley are back in the next Lynley novel from Sunday Times bestselling author Elizabeth George.
'Anything Could Happen is a wonderful read - the twists and turns of the story meant I couldn't put it down' JILL MANSELL 'Tender, bittersweet and funny . . . A truly touching love story for our times' VERONICA HENRY A star-crossed lovers story with so much heart and humour' FIONA PALMER The sensational and uplifting new novel from the Sunday Times bestselling author of An Almost Perfect Holiday and The Beach Cafe A chance encounter in New York City. A great love story on the cusp of beginning. And then he was gone.
A small town divided by prejudice. A secret that won't remain silent... The stunning new novel from the Sunday Times top ten bestselling author of The Silent Sister and Big Lies in a Small Town. This unmissable and gripping Book Club read will stay with you. 'Both POWERFUL and PAGE-TURNING... Diane Chamberlain is WONDERFUL' Sunday Times bestseller Cathy Kelly
From the queen of feelgood fiction, an uplifting new novel of friendship, families and finding love . . .
Three Women meets Tana French in a breathtaking crime novel that asks what it means to be a woman in a dangerous world. From New York Times bestselling author Marie Rutkoski comes a mystery with characters you will never forget.
A special edition of the 100 finest short stories ever written, collected in one volume.
A special edition of literature's 100 sexiest stories, chosen by Mariella Frostrup and the Erotic Review.
A special edition of an anthology of the 100 best ghost stories ever written, selected by award-winning author Louise Welsh.
A special edition of the funniest stories ever written, selected and introduced by comedian and broadcaster Paul Merton.
A special edition of the 100 best Irish short stories, selected by Sinead Gleeson, author of Constellations, winner of the Irish Book Award Non Fiction Book of the Year 2019.
Spensa's life as a Defiant Defense Force pilot has been far from ordinary. She proved herself one of the best starfighters in the human enclave of Detritus and she saved her people from extermination at the hands of the Krell - the enigmatic alien species that has been holding them captive for decades. What's more, she travelled light-years from home as a spy to infiltrate the Superiority, where she learned of the galaxy beyond her small, desolate planet home. Now, the Superiority - the governing galactic alliance bent on dominating all human life - has started a galaxy-wide war.
She had secrets. Who doesn't?
Their school is about to be taught a lesson...
Tonight nineteen-year-old William Lavery is dressed for success, his first black-tie do. It's the Midlands Chapter of the Institute of Embalmers Ladies' Night Dinner Dance, and William is taking Gloria in her sequined evening gown. He can barely believe his luck. But as the guests sip their drinks and smoke their post-dinner cigarettes a telegram delivers news of a tragedy. An event so terrible it will shake the nation.
A powerful and beautiful Syrian novel set in Aleppo during the early days of the civil war that followed the Arab Spring.
A brilliantly twisty psychological thriller from the bestselling author of Keep Your Eyes on Me and The Dark Room.
A gripping mystery packed with twists and turns, The Winter Guest is the perfect chilling read this winter.
Auctioneer Rilke has been trying to stay out of trouble, keeping his life more or less respectable. Business has been slow at Bowery Auctions, so when an old friend, Jojo, gives Rilke a tip-off for a house clearance, life seems to be looking up. The next day Jojo washes up dead.
The breathtaking new crime thriller from the international bestselling author of Elevator Pitch and Find You First...
Blending breathtaking suspense with astonishing empathy, Notes On An Execution presents a chilling portrait of womanhood as it unravels the familiar narrative of the American serial killer, interrogating our cultural obsession with crime stories, and asking readers to consider the false promise of looking for meaning in the minds of violent men.
Twenty-five years after the iconic, 1.5 million-copy bestseller Rachel's Holiday burst into our lives, Rachel's BACK!
The brilliant, crime-solving Professor Dylan Reinhart returns in the third thrilling instalment of James Patterson's Instinct series.
In 1926, Agatha Christie disappeared for 11 days. Only I know the truth of her disappearance. The Christie Affair is a stunning novel which reimagines the unexplained eleven-day disappearance of Agatha Christie in 1926 that captivated the world.
From the author of the modern classic A Little Life, a bold, brilliant novel spanning three centuries and three different versions of the American experiment, about lovers, family, loss and the elusive promise of utopia.
AN INTERNATIONAL PHENOMENON. What do you do if your life is no longer your own? When flight Air France 006 enters a terrifying storm, the plane - inexplicably - duplicates.
A darkly comic and bitingly subversive take on love, race and family, Wahala will have you laughing, crying and gasping in horror. Boldly political about class, colorism and clothes, here is a truly inclusive tale that will speak to anyone who has ever cherished friendship, in all its forms.
IF HE NEVER LEFT THE WOODS, WHERE DID HE GO?
Two very different worlds featuring a group of extraordinary characters driven to the very limit of their endurance in a place where only the strongest will survive.
The Raptures is an unmissable novel of 2022. It will cement Jan Carson's reputation as one of the most exciting and inventive writers of her generation.
A pure pleasure of a novel set in Georgian London, where the discovery of a mysterious ancient Greek vase sets in motion conspiracies, revelations and romance. Perfect for readers who loved The Binding and The Essex Serpent.
One extraordinary woman. One hundred years of history. One unforgettable story.
Delightful, irreverent, and experimental, A Previous Life proves once more why White is considered a master of American literature.
Best friends share everything. But murder is different. Isn't it?
Lisa Berne's The Redemption of Philip Thane is a Regency romantic comedy for fans of Julia Quinn's Bridgerton - Groundhog Day meets Jane Austen!
Two continents at war: the Three Kingdoms and Ishara have been in conflict for a thousand years. But when an outside threat arises - the reawakening of a powerful ancient race that wants to remake the world - the two warring nations must somehow set aside generations of hatred to form an alliance against a far more deadly enemy.