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  • QUANTUM CULTIVATION
    JACE KANG
    u003ciu003eA Cultivation system based on Daoist Five Elements and Eight Trigram Theories, written by an Acupuncturist/Wing Chun Sifu.u003c/iu003eLike all Purebred with their menial jobs, Ken eeks out a living sweeping the floors of Kyoto Peacekeeping Central. His kind serve as a benchmark for XHumans to measure how far they've progressed, and a reminder of what homo sapiens onc...

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  • BRAISED PORK
    AN YU
    u003cpu003eu003cbu003eBeautiful, dreamlike, and utterly intoxicating, u003ciu003eBraised Porku003c/iu003e is the beguiling debut of an outstandingly talented young writer who is based in China but writes in Englishu003c/bu003eu003c/pu003e u003cpu003eu003c/pu003e u003cpu003eOne autumn morning, Jia Jia walks into the bathroom of her lavish Beijing apartment to find her husband de...

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  • MURDER OF THE BRIDE
    FAITH MARTIN
    DI Hillary Greene is called out to attend a suspicious death at Three Oaks Farm in the picturesque village of Steeple Barton. The large farmhouse is filled with music and revellers, but when she steps into the farm's large cowshed, Hillary finds a dead bride. Dressed in a sumptuous white wedding gown, the young, beautiful redhead had clearly been strangled. But not everything i...

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  • HILLARY'S BACK!
    FAITH MARTIN
    ONE OF THE WORLD'S FAVOURITE DETECTIVES RETURNS. u003cpu003e A BRAND NEW MYSTERY IN THE u003cbu003eMILLION-SELLING SERIES.u003c/bu003e u003cpu003eu003cbu003eDETECTIVE HILLARY GREENE IS BACK!u003c/bu003e u003cpu003eu003cbu003eEighteen months after Hillary suffered a personal tragedy, she is throwing herself into her work to try to get over it.u003c/bu003e u003cpu003eFormer soldi...

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  • THE VENETIAN GAME
    PHILIP GWYNNE JONES
    u003cpu003eu003cbu003e'An unputdownable thriller'u003c/bu003e Gregory Dowlingu003cbru003eu003cbu003eu003c/bu003eu003cbru003eu003cbu003e'It is no surprise to find that Philip Gwynne Jones lives in Venice... art and architecture interweave into a story that builds to an almost surreal climax' u003c/bu003eu003ciu003eDaily Mailu003c/iu003eu003c/pu003eu003cpu003eu003ciu003e*****u003...

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  • FIRST ONE TO DIE B
    VICTORIA JENKINS
    u003cpu003eu003cbu003eOne hot summer night, a young woman falls from a rooftop to her death. Detective Alex King is called to the quiet terraced street.u003c/bu003eu003c/pu003e u003cpu003eThe victim, Keira North, was twenty, happy and carefree. It seems like an accident, but there's broken glass on the carpet, and witnesses overheard an argument. Could someone have wanted her d...

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  • NOBODY'S CHILD
    VICTORIA JENKINS
    u003cpu003eOn a damp October day, a body is found in an abandoned hospital, too burnt to be identified, but Detective Alex King knows that every victim is someone's daughter or son.u003c/pu003e u003cpu003ePushing aside her own troubles, Alex puts everything into finding the killer, but when someone else is found dead, she begins to suspect that the body in the hospital was just...

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  • THE MINISTRY OF UTMOST HAPPINESS
    ARUNDHATI ROY
    This novel transports us across a subcontinent on a journey of many years. It takes us deep into the lives of its gloriously rendered characters, each of them in search of a place of safety--in search of meaning, and of love. In a graveyard outside the walls of Old Delhi, a resident unrolls a threadbare Persian carpet. On a concrete sidewalk, a baby suddenly appears, just after...

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  • FALSE WITNESS
    ANDREW GRANT
    "Alabama police detective Cooper Devereaux chases a cunning serial killer terrorizing the city of Birmingham in this edge-of-your-seat thriller for readers of James Lee Burke, Craig Johnson, and Robert Crais. A woman disappears on her twenty-first birthday. The following day her body is found, wrapped neatly like a gift in a crumbling, sun-speckled graveyard. What does Detectiv...

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  • THE GIRLS IN THE WATER
    VICTORIA JENKINS
    u003cpu003e'WOW! This book was fantastic, I loved it. I literally binge read it because I couldn't put it down... if I could give it 6 stars I would.' Bonnie's Book Talku003c/pu003e u003cpu003eTwo gone. One whose past could kill her.u003c/pu003e u003cpu003eWhen the body of Lola Evans is found in a local park on a cold winter's morning, Detective Alex King and her new recruit Ch...

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  • AN ALMOND FOR A PARROT
    WRAY DELANEY / SALLY GARDNER DELANEY, WRITING AS WRAY / SALLY GARDNER
    'shades of Sarah Waters...irresistible' - The Guardian u003cpu003e'I would like to make myself the heroine of this story - an innocent victim led astray. But alas sir, I would be lying...'u003c/pu003e ...

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  • THE EXTINCTION
    ROLLINS, JAMES
    A remote military research station sends out a frantic distress call, ending with a chilling final command: Kill us all! Personnel from the neighboring base rush in to discover everyone already dead-and not just the scientists, but every living thing for fifty square miles is annihilated: every animal, plant, and insect, even bacteria.The land is entirely sterile-and the blight...

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  • THE TROUBLE WITH GOATS AND SHEEP
    JOANNA CANNON
    Set in England 1976, Mrs Creasy is missing, and The Avenue is alive with whispers. As the summer shimmers endlessly on, 10-year-olds Grace and Tilly decide to take matters into their own hands. And as the cul-de-sac starts giving up its secrets, the amateur detectives will find much more than they imagined. ...

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  • HOLES
    SACHAR, LOUIS
    Stanley Yelnats' family has a history of bad luck, so when a miscarriage of justice sends him to Camp Green Lake Juvenile Detention Centre (which isn't green and doesn't have a lake) he is not surprised. Every day he and the other inmates are told to dig a hole, five foot wide by five foot deep, reporting anything they find. The evil warden claims that it is character building,...

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  • THE LOVE SONG OF MISS QUEENIE HENNESSY
    RACHEL JOYCE
    From the bestselling author of "The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry" comes""an exquisite love story about Queenie Hennessy, the remarkable friend who inspired Harold's cross-country journey. u003cbru003eA runaway international bestseller, "The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry" followed its unassuming hero on an incredible journey as he traveled the length of England on foot-...

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  • IMPEDING JUSTICE
    M. A. COMLEY
    For eight long years, Detective Inspector Lorne Simpkins has tracked the vicious criminal known as The Unicorn. But the killer has frustrated MI6 at every turn and remained successful at Impeding Justice. When Lorne is targeted in a trap that results in the death of her partner, the tragedy shakes her confidence to the core. Before she has time to recoup, her teenage daughter i...

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  • THE LAKE HOUSE
    KATE MORTON
    One midsummer's eve a young child vanishes without a trace during a large party at a family estate. Decades later sibling Alice, a long-successful author, still harbors a suspicion as to the culprit. A young detective from London stumbles upon the long-abandoned estate and sets off a series of events that will bring her and Alice together and reveal shocking truths about the pa...

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  • THE OCEAN AT THE END OF THE LANE
    NEIL GAIMAN
    u003cpu003eu003cbu003eTHE NATIONAL BOOK AWARD 'BOOK OF THE YEAR'u003c/bu003eu003cbru003e u003cbru003e u003cbu003eAN ACCLAIMED WEST END THEATRE PRODUCTION *****u003c/bu003eu003cbru003e u003cbru003e 'Neil Gaiman's entire body of work is a feat of elegant sorcery. He writes with such assurance and originality that the reader has no choice but to surrender to a waking dream' u003cb...

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  • WAR AND REMEMBRANCE
    HERMAN WOUK
    Herman Wouk's sweeping epic of World War II, which begins with THE WINDS OF WAR and continues in WAR AND REMEMBRANCE, stands as the crowning achievement of one of America's most celebrated storytellers. Like no other books about the war, Wouk's spellbinding narrative captures the tide of global events - the drama, the romance, the heroism and the tragedy of World War II - as it...

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  • THE CLAWS OF EVIL
    ANDREW BEASLEY
    Welcome to Victorian London; the home of the Artful Dodger, Sherlock Holmes and Ben Kingdom, cocky street urchin - and the saviour of mankind. Unknown to mere mortals, an ancient battle is being waged across the city. Below the streets lurk the Legion, an evil gang of miscreants and criminals in league with the monstrous Feathered Men - determined to unleash Hell on the streets...

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  • PERFECT
    RACHEL JOYCE
    In 1972, two seconds were added to time. It was in order to balance clock time with the movement of the earth. Byron Hemming knows this because James Lowe has told him and James is the cleverest boy at school. But how can time change? The steady movement of hands around a clock is as certain as their golden futures.Then Byron's mother, late for the school run, makes a devastati...

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  • THE SPLINTERED KINGDOM
    JAMES AITCHESON
    This brilliant second novel, featuring the hero of Sworn Sword, begins in June 1069 on the war-torn Welsh Marches and ends with William the Conqueror's brutal campaign known as the Harrying of the North. u003cbru003eThe story begins on the Welsh Marches, where Tancred has been given land by his new lord, Robert Malet, in return for his services in the battle for York. Now a lor...

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  • STOP DEAD
    LEIGH RUSSELL
    u003cpu003eu003cbu003eDetective Inspector Geraldine Steel returns in an exhilarating case of grisly murder in London u003c/bu003eu003c/pu003eu003cpu003eWhen a successful businessman is brutally murdered, the police suspect his glamorous wife and her young lover. But when the victim's business partner suffers the same gruesome fate, and yet another body is discovered, seemingly ...

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  • PAPER TOWNS
    JOHN GREEN
    Quentin Jacobson has spent a lifetime loving Margo Roth Spiegelman from afar. So when she cracks open a window and climbs into his life - dressed like a ninja and summoning him for an ingenious campaign of revenge - he follows. After their all-nighter ends, Q arrives at school to discover that Margo has disappeared. ...

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  • THE ROOTS OF BETRAYAL
    JAMES FORRESTER
    A man of faith. A nation of fear. A world of secrets. 1564: Catholic herald William Harley, Clarenceux King of Arms, is the custodian of a highly dangerous document. When it is stolen, Clarenceux immediately suspects a group of Catholic sympathisers, the self-styled Knights of the Round Table. Francis Walsingham, the ruthless protege of the queen's Principal Secretary, Sir Will...

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  • THE SECRET KEEPER
    KATE MORTON
    "1961: On a sweltering summer's day, while her family picnics by the stream on their Suffolk farm, sixteen-year-old Laurel hides out in her childhood tree house dreaming of a boy called Billy, a move to London, and the bright future she can't wait to seize. But before the idyllic afternoon is over, Laurel will have witnessed a shocking crime that changes everything. 2011: Now a...

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  • THE UNLIKELY PILGRIMAGE OF HAROLD FRY
    RACHEL JOYCE
    Harold Fry is convinced that he must deliver a letter to an old love in order to save her, meeting various characters along the way and reminiscing about the events of his past and people he has known, as he tries to find peace and acceptance. ...

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  • ANCIENT LIGHT
    JOHN BANVILLE
    'Billy Gray was my best friend and I fell in love with his mother.' Alexander Cleave, an actor who thinks his best days are behind him, remembers his first unlikely affair as a teenage boy in a small town in 1950s Ireland: the illicit meetings in a rundown cottage outside town, assignations in the back of his lover's car on sunny morning and rain-soaked afternoons. And with the...

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  • DEATH BED
    LEIGH RUSSELL
    u003cpu003eu003cbu003eDetective Inspector Geraldine Steel relocates to London to take on another thrilling murder investigationu003c/bu003eu003c/pu003eu003cpu003eWhile Geraldine strikes up a friendship with her new sergeant, the bodies of two black girls are discovered in quick succession in North London. Concerned about a reaction from the local black community, the police are...

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  • HOPE
    SHALOM AUSLANDER
    Solomon Kugel wishes for nothing more than to be nowhere, to be in a place with no past, no history, no wars, no genocides. The rural town of Stockton, New York, seemed perfect. But it isn't quite working out that way. ...

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