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The House on the Edge of the Cliff by Carol Drinkwater
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The House on the Edge of the Cliff is the latest novel by Carol Drinkwater. Just published with Michael Joseph, it is described as ‘an epic story of enduring love and betrayal,...

Little Darlings by Melanie Golding
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‘THE TWINS ARE CRYING. THE TWINS ARE HUNGRY. LAUREN IS CRYING. LAUREN IS EXHAUSTED…’ Little Darlings is the debut novel by Melanie Golding. Just released by HQ Stories, it is described...

The Evidence Against You by Gillian McAllister
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‘Seventeen years ago he was sent to prison. Now he’s out. And he is looking for you….’  The Evidence Against You is the latest novel from The Sunday Times Bestselling author...

Perfect Crime by Helen Fields
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‘Life or death. Fight or flight. Your darkest moment is your most vulnerable.’  Perfect Crime is the fifth book in this Scottish crime fiction series featuring DI Luc Callanach, a former...

Stasi 77 by David Young
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‘A Secret State A Dark Conspiracy A Terrible Crime’  Stasi 77 is the forth book in a crime fiction series featuring East German police officer Karin Müller. Written by David Young...

Call Me Star Girl by Louise Beech
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‘Before they found the girl in the alley, I found a book in the foyer at work.  The girl would be found dead, her neck bloody, her body covered with...

Stone Mothers by Erin Kelly
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Park Royal Manor in Nusstead, England is an extravagant residence of apartments and villas, marketed toward the -second homeowner, weekend away while golfing- type of resident. Park Royal Manor is...

Cruel Acts by Jane Casey
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‘They said he was a serial killer… But now they’ve set him free. HOW CAN YOU SPOT A MURDERER?’  Cruel Acts is the latest release from Jane Casey and sees the...

The Taking of Annie Thorne by C.J. Tudor
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Arnhill is an old mining town, the mines long closed up now. Traditionally with mining towns, purpose built living spaces sprung up out of necessity around the old mines and...

Black Wood by Derek Flynn
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Black Wood is the new release from Irish writer Derek Flynn. Just published, it is a thriller that questions how far we are prepared to go to achieve our hopes and...