The Missing Pieces of Nancy Moon: Escape to the Riviera for the most irresistible read of 2020


  • Author: Sarah Steele
  • Release Date : 2020-08-06
  • Genre: Historical
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'I was gripped, desperate to solve the mystery of Nancy Moon' Sarah Haywood, New York Times bestselling author of THE CACTUSSet against the glistening backdrop of the Riviera, this is a truly captivating novel about two women whose lives become seamlessly intertwined when they embark on the same journey decades apart. Take a journey and immerse yourself in this year's most irresistible read. Perfect for fans of Kathryn Hughes, Suzanne Goldring and The Paris Seamstress.To unravel that long-lost summer, she had to follow the thread...Florence Connelly is broken hearted. Her marriage has collapsed under the weight of the loss she shares with her husband, and her beloved grandmother has just died. Even the joy she found in dressmaking is gone.But things ...

The Missing Pieces of Nancy Moon  Escape to the Riviera for this summer s most irresistible read

The Missing Pieces of Nancy Moon Escape to the Riviera for this summer s most irresistible read


  • Author : Sarah Steele
  • Publisher : Headline
  • Release Date : 2020-08-06
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781472270085


The Missing Pieces of Nancy Moon Escape to the Riviera for this summer s most irresistible read Book Description :

'I was gripped, desperate to solve the mystery of Nancy Moon' Sarah Haywood, New York Times bestselling author of THE CACTUS 'Wonderful. This book is a joy' Katie Fforde, Sunday Times bestselling author 'A gorgeous, tender debut' Kate Riordan, author of THE HEATWAVE 'Moving, hopeful and heartfelt' Felicity Hayes-McCoy, author of THE LIBRARY AT THE EDGE OF THE WORLD To unravel that long-lost summer, she had to follow the thread... Florence Connelly is broken hearted. Her marriage has collapsed under the weight of the loss she shares with her husband, and her beloved grandmother has just died. Even the joy she found in dressmaking is gone. But things change when Flo opens a box of vintage 1960s dress patterns found inside her grandmother's wardrobe. In...

A Matter of Murder

A Matter of Murder


  • Author : Ann Granger
  • Publisher : Headline
  • Release Date : 2020-07-09
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781472270610


A Matter of Murder Book Description :

A MATTER OF MURDER is the seventh Cotswold village crime novel in Ann Granger's Campbell and Carter series. Sure to appeal to fans of Midsomer Murders and M. C. Beaton's Agatha Raisin mysteries. Two years ago, Miff Ferguson chose to opt out of the rat race. Since then he's been living rough and happily so. That is until now. For, as the first signs of winter approach, everything changes. While looking for shelter, Miff stumbles across the dead body of a young woman inside a dilapidated warehouse. Quickly realising he's not alone, and what's worse he's been spotted, Miff becomes embroiled in a game of cat-and-mouse with a killer that forces him to abandon his life on the streets and take refuge with his aunt and uncle in the village of Weston St Ambro...

The Cactus
Score: 3.5
From 6 Ratings

The Cactus


  • Author : Sarah Haywood
  • Publisher : Large Print Press
  • Release Date : 2019-08-28
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1432870114


The Cactus Book Description :

For Susan Green, messy emotions don't fit into the equation of her perfectly ordered life. She has a flat that is ideal for one, a job that suits her passion for logic and an 'interpersonal arrangement' that provides cultural and other, more intimate, benefits. But suddenly confronted with the loss of her mother and the news that she is about to become a mother herself, Susan's greatest fear is realized. She is losing control. When she learns that her mother's will inexplicably favors her indolent brother, Edward, Susan's already dismantled world is sent flying into a tailspin. As Susan's due date draws near and her family problems become increasingly difficult to ignore, Susan finds help and self-discovery in the most unlikely of places....

Code Name H  l  ne
Score: 4
From 5 Ratings

Code Name H l ne


  • Author : Ariel Lawhon
  • Publisher : Doubleday
  • Release Date : 2020-03-31
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780385544696


Code Name H l ne Book Description :

"Ariel Lawhon delivers in Code Name Hélène. This fully animated portrait of Nancy Wake... will fascinate readers of World War II history and thrill fans of fierce, brash, independent women, alike. A stark exploration of the remarkable difference one person, willing to rise in the face of fear, can make." -LISA WINGATE, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Before We Were Yours BASED ON THE THRILLING REAL-LIFE STORY OF SOCIALITE SPY NANCY WAKE, comes the newest feat of historical fiction from the New York Times bestselling author of I Was Anastasia, featuring the astonishing woman who killed a Nazi with her bare hands and went on to become one of the most decorated women in WWII. Told in interweaving timelines organized around the four code names ...

The Wicked Cometh
Score: 3.5
From 2 Ratings

The Wicked Cometh


  • Author : Laura Carlin
  • Publisher : Hodder & Stoughton
  • Release Date : 2018-02-01
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781473661417


The Wicked Cometh Book Description :

font size="+1"The nail-biting historical mystery with a heady romance at its heart/font size 'Beguiling' Stylist ********* Hester White once had a comfortable home and a loving family, but after the untimely death of her parents, her life was turned upside down, leading her to live with her aunt and uncle in the slums of London. As the years turn, people begin to disappear from these murky streets in mysterious circumstances . . . with nobody to investigate their absences. When a life-threatening accident crosses Hester's path with Calder Brock's, it appears Hester's fortune has changed. Handsome, charming and wealthy, Calder is quick to invite her into his home, introducing Hester to his mysterious sister Rebecca, who takes Hester under her wing. In...

Doing Time
Score: 4
From 2 Ratings

Doing Time


  • Author : Jodi Taylor
  • Publisher : Headline
  • Release Date : 2019-10-17
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781472266781


Doing Time Book Description :

Introducing The Time Police, the brand-new series by international bestselling author, Jodi Taylor - an irresistible spinoff from the much-loved Chronicles of St Mary's series. Perfect reading for fans of Doctor Who, Terry Pratchett and Jasper Fforde. 'The best way to describe this book: lots of fun' British Fantasy Society 'Inventive and entertaining... a fast-paced and fun first book in what promises to be an excellent new series' Culturefly A long time ago in the future, the secret of time travel became known to all. Unsurprisingly, the world nearly ended. There will always be idiots who want to change history. Enter the Time Police. An all-powerful, international organisation tasked with keeping the timeline straight. At all costs. Their success ...

The Girl with the Scarlet Ribbon

The Girl with the Scarlet Ribbon


  • Author : Glenda Young
  • Publisher : Headline
  • Release Date : 2020-05-14
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781472268532


The Girl with the Scarlet Ribbon Book Description :

'Real sagas with female characters right at the heart' Jane Garvey, Woman's Hour If you love Dilly Court and Rosie Goodwin, you'll LOVE Glenda Young's 'amazing novels!' (ITV's This Morning presenter Sharon Marshall) From the author of Pearl of Pit Lane, comes a dramatically powerful and romantic saga of tragedy and triumph. What readers are saying about Glenda's heartwrenching sagas: 'Better than a Catherine Cookson' 5* reader review 'Wonderful read, full of rich characters, evocative description and a touch of romance' 5* reader review 'Just wanted it to go on forever and read more about the characters and their lives' 5* reader review 'This author's books always just get better and better' 5* reader review 'You deserve more than this, Jess... You d...

Chimes of a Lost Cathedral

Chimes of a Lost Cathedral


  • Author : Janet Fitch
  • Publisher : Little, Brown
  • Release Date : 2019-07-02
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780316510066


Chimes of a Lost Cathedral Book Description :

A young Russian woman comes into her own in the midst of revolution and civil war in this "brilliant" novel set in "a world of furious beauty" (Los Angeles Review of Books). After the loves and betrayals of The Revolution of Marina M., young poet Marina Makarova finds herself alone amid the devastation of the Russian Civil War -- pregnant and adrift, forced to rely on her own resourcefulness to find a place to wait out the birth of her child and eventually make her way back to her native city, Petrograd. After two years of revolution, the city that was once St. Petersburg is almost unrecognizable, the haunted, half-emptied, starving Capital of Once Had Been, its streets teeming with homeless children. Moved by their plight, though hardly better off h...

The Shapeshifter s Lair  Sister Fidelma Mysteries Book 31

The Shapeshifter s Lair Sister Fidelma Mysteries Book 31


  • Author : Peter Tremayne
  • Publisher : Headline
  • Release Date : 2020-07-09
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781472265364


The Shapeshifter s Lair Sister Fidelma Mysteries Book 31 Book Description :

Sister Fidelma returns in THE SHAPESHIFTER'S LAIR, the thirty-first Celtic mystery by Peter Tremayne, acclaimed author of BLOOD IN EDEN, BLOODMOON and PENANCE OF THE DAMNED. If you love Ellis Peters, you'll be gripped by THE SHAPESHIFTER'S LAIR and the Sister Fidelma series. Ireland. AD 672. The body of a dead man has been found on a lonely mountain road and taken to the isolated abbey of Gleann Da Loch for a proper burial. The abbot quickly identifies him as Brehon Brocc, who had been travelling to the abbey on a secret mission with Princess Gelgeis and her steward. When news reaches Colgu, King of Muman, that his betrothed, Princess Gelgeis, has disappeared, Fidelma with her trusted companions, Eadulf and Enda, enter the hostile Kingdom of Laigin i...

Arena  Barbarian  Part One of the Roman Arena Series

Arena Barbarian Part One of the Roman Arena Series


  • Author : Simon Scarrow
  • Publisher : Headline
  • Release Date : 2012-10-25
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780755398171


Arena Barbarian Part One of the Roman Arena Series Book Description :

The first in an ebook-exclusive series of action-packed novellas set in Ancient Rome introducing Pavo, a novice gladiator, and featuring Simon Scarrow's ongoing soldier character Optio Macro. It is AD 41. The savage Gaul Britomaris has defeated the best of the Roman gladiators in the arena. Now a young volunteer, Marcus Valerius Pavo, the son of a murdered general, has been given a month to prepare to face Britomaris in a fight which only one man can survive. He is to be trained by veteran soldier Macro, who fears for his young trainee's chances. But Pavo is motivated by more than a simple desire for victory or survival, and Britomaris may yet be facing his most dangerous opponent... Simon Scarrow supports the Bansang Hospital Appeal ? learn more at ...