One August Night

by Victoria Hislop

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Victoria Hislop returns to the world and characters she created in The Island. 25th August 1957. The island of Spinalonga closes its leper colony. And a moment of violence has devastating consequences. When time stops dead for Maria Petrakis and her sister, Anna, two families splinter apart and, for the people of Plaka, the closure […]

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The Abstainer

by Ian McGuire

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“The Abstainer is truly terrific – a can’t-put-down book. It’s no less than a tight ‘n spare ‘n suspense-filled noir novel, masterfully set in 1860s Britain and America. And like all superb historical novels, it seems as modern and as contemporary as this morning,” (Richard Ford).   From the acclaimed author of The North Water comes an epic story […]

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The Diver and The Lover

by Jeremy Vine

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“A tale of intrigue, love, politics and scandal. Mixing fact and fiction The Diver and The Lover keeps up the pace and excitement to the very end,” Joan Bakewell. Soaked in sunlight, love and the mysteries surrounding a famous artist The Diver and the Lover is a novel inspired by true events. It is 1951 and sisters Ginny and Meredith have travelled from […]

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The Great Godden

by Meg Rosoff

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“Like Ephron, Rosoff has a lightness of touch, and is also a clever comic writer: her dialogue is sharp, her characters keenly observed and ruthlessly well realised, ” (The Sunday Times). This is the story of one family, one dreamy summer – the summer when everything changes. In a holiday house by the sea, in […]

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Midnight Sun

by Stephanie Meyer

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When Edward Cullen and Bella Swan met in Twilight, an iconic love story was born. But until now, fans have heard only Bella’s side of the story. At last, readers can experience Edward’s version in the long-awaited companion novel, Midnight Sun. In Midnight Sun, Stephanie Meyer transports us back to a world that has captivated millions of readers […]

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Lionheart

by Ben Kane

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“Kane deftly draws a portrait of the charismatic and ruthless Richard. The dynastic complications of an ageing, paranoid king with four ambitious sons are fascinating. And the battles are gory. Kane’s Richard the Lionheart will rightly win loyal camp followers” (The Times). 1179. Henry II is King of England, Wales, Ireland, Normandy, Brittany and Aquitaine. […]

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Miss Benson's Beetle

by Rachel Joyce

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“Exciting, moving and full of unexpected turns… surely this is the one that will propel the intrepid Joyce off the long and shortlists into prizewinning territory,” (The Times). “A beautiful portrayal of female friendship in all its frailties, contradictions and strengths,” (Raynor Winn). “The perfect escape novel for our troubled times.” (Patrick Gale). It is […]

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Sisters

by Daisy Johnson

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Signed bookplate. First edition. “Daisy Johnson is one of the best writers in this country … an astonishing stylist. Sisters is a thumping good book, haunting, visceral and potent, ” (Max Porter). “A short sharp explosion of a gothic thriller, ” (The Observer). Something unspeakable has happened to sisters July and September. Desperate for a fresh start, […]

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The Pull of the Stars

by Emma Donoghue

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“An immersive, unforgettable fever-dream of a novel,” (The Times). The old world dying on its feet, a new one struggling to be born . . . Dublin, 1918. In a country doubly ravaged by war and disease, Nurse Julia Power works at an understaffed hospital in the city centre, where expectant mothers who have come […]

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Summerwater

by Moss, Sarah

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Our September Book of the Month for our Signed Fiction Book Club! ‘Sharp, searching, thoroughly imagined, utterly of the moment . . . it throws much contemporary writing into the shade,’ Hilary Mantel, author of Wolf Hall. From the acclaimed author of Ghost Wall, Summerwater is a devastating story told over twenty-four hours in the Scottish highlands, and a […]

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