A long-running heatwave has been dominating the news for weeks, and a state of lethargy is affecting everyone - not least blind ex-policewoman Naomi Blake, who is experiencing a restless dissatisfaction with life in general. When...
Recently Added Titles
- Author: ADAMS, Jane A.Summary:
- Author: MORRISSEY, DiSummary:
In Melbourne, a young woman abandons her baby girl, wrapped in a shawl. The only clue to the baby's origin is the shawl's motif which links her to an ancient rock painting in the Kimberley of WA.
- Author: ARMSTRONG, LanceSummary:
Continuing where "It's Not About the Bike" left off, recounts Armstrong's life after cancer, his relationship with the French, disproved accusations of doping, and his work restoring a chapel in Spain.
- Author: BOWDEN, TimSummary:
On a mission to rediscover his home state, Tim Bowden and his wife Ros, travel to some of the quirkier outposts of island civilisation.
- Author: SHELDON, SidneySummary:
A brilliant, highly spirited memoir of Sidney Sheldon's early life that provides as compulsively readable and racy narrative as any of his bestselling novels.
- Author: SMOLKER, RachelSummary:
A stunning insight into Smolker's work, answering so many of the questions that almost everyone who has encountered a wild dolphin has asked themselves. Filled with anecdotes and cameos that bring the dolphins fully to life.
- Author: ALLBEURY, TedSummary:
John Rennie is an uncomprimising, principled man. When his Intelligence superiors order him to lie, to pervert, to execute he does it because his country's security demands it. That is, until an assignment goes horribly wrong....
- Author: O'BRIAN, PatrickSummary:
Jack Aubrey and his friend, the Doctor, set sail for Chile and are involved in the battle for independence from Spain.
- Author: PICOULT, JodiSummary:
In the aftermath of her mother's divorce, seven-year-old Faith begins to confide in an imaginary friend. Her mother Mariah puts it down to Faith's imagination, but when Faith develops stigmata and performs miraculous healings...
- Author: GREEN, HilarySummary:
It is 1924. The theatres of war are North Africa and Italy . All eyes follow the front, but behind the scenes a messier war continues, an improvised game of snatched triumphs, terrible mistakes and tortuous uncertainty.
- Author: GOVENDER, RubendraSummary:
Sugar Cane Boy, tells the story of Soya Sivaraman and his best friend Boniwe Mkhize, two young boys growing up on a sugar cane farm in Inanda on the north coast of KwaZulu-Natal. Set in the early 1970s through to the 1990s, the story...
- Author: JORDAN, RobertSummary:
The Chosen are free and already planning for the Great Day of Return, when the Dark One will walk the Earth again. And their thoughts and plots turn inevitably to the capture of the Dragon Reborn.
- Author: JINKS, CatherineSummary:
A shocking murder wakes an ancient evil in outback New South Wales. A truck driver, a schoolboy, a retired bank manager and an eccentric country woman are among the people trapped on the Silver City Highway - caught in a supernatural...
- Author: HILL, SusanSummary:
In this fourth Det. Chief Supt. Simon Serrailler novel, a gunman is terrorising young women. What, if anything, links the apparently random murders? And is the marksman with the rifle the same as the killer with the handgun?
- Author: ORR, N DSummary:
A primal sense of justice motivated Kenneth Foster, a clansman of immense physique and strength, to exact fierce retribution on supporters of the House of Hanover who murdered innocents in the brutal aftermath of the Battle of Culloden...
- Author: WORBOYES, SallySummary:
Charlotte longs for the day she's old enough to put on her gladrags and be part of the swinging sixties . But her parents have other plans and move the family out to the countryside. When a childhood friend walks back into her...
- Author: STEPHENS, KaySummary:
In 1938 Jane Townsend drives to the Loire valley to purchase samples of stone. She meets Henri Bodin and is immediately drawn to him, before a family bereavement takes her back to her Yorkshire home. World War II intervenes.
- Author: HOLT, VictoriaSummary:
Helena is rescued from the forest mists by a young horseman, and her heart is held captive by this mysterious young man.
- Author: GREEN, ChristineSummary:
Kate Kinsella's friend and landlord, funeral director Hubert Humberstone, persuades Kate to help him out by preparing a body for the chapel of rest. For an ex-nurse this isn't much of a problem - until, that is, Kate finds...
- Author: CLARK, Mary HigginsSummary:
A young woman is ensnared into returning to a place she had wanted to leave behind forever...her childhood home. There, at the age of ten, Liza Barton had shot her mother, trying desperately to protect her from her estranged stepfather...