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Paperback:The inheritance:2022 Paperback
Author: Linskey, Howard
Year: 2022
Language: English
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Penguin Books
Resource type: Physical
Note: Sarah always had a soft spot for her Aunt Evelyn, a famous writer, but she'd always assumed the elderly woman was penniless. But when Evelyn dies, Sarah gets a shock. Evelyn has a significant fortune, including a foreboding mansion, Cragsmoor, on the outskirts of a small Northumberland town. She wants to leave it to Sarah. But that's not all she wa
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Paperback:Outlaw:2022 Paperback
Author: Swallow, James
Year: 2022
Language: English
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Zaffre
Resource type: Physical
Note: Gutted by the ruthless power brokers known as the Combine, the Rubicon Group is a shadow of its former self, its founder Ekko Solomon missing presumed dead and the members of its private security and intelligence team in hiding, framed for a terrorist atrocity they did not commit. For ex-MI6 officer Marc Dane, his friend and colleague Lucy Keyes, and the survivors of Rubicon's Special Conditions Division, the future is bleak. With no support and no backup, they are living on the edge, and the walls are closing in - so with nothing left to lose, the team will risk everything in a last ditch gambit to strike back at the Combine and bring them down...once and for all. Rising from the ashes of Rubicon's destruction, Marc and the team undertake a high-stakes undercover mission to stop a catastrophic plan to crash the global financial network, with only their cunning and their skills to carry them through. If they succeed, they might just get their lives back. If they fail, it will be the
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Hardback:Curtain call at the Seaview Hotel:2022 Hardback
Author: Young, Glenda
Year: 2022
Language: English
Media class: Hardback
Publisher: Headline
Resource type: Physical
Note: Helen Dexter has started a new chapter in her life as sole proprietor of the Seaview Hotel. But things take a dramatic turn when an acting troupe book into the hotel to rehearse a play they hope will save a much-loved theatre from being closed down.
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Paperback:The choice:2022 Paperback
Author: Viner, P. D
Year: 2022
Language: English
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Hera
Resource type: Physical
Note: Sarah is madly in love with boyfriend Theo, and can't wait to go on their first weekend away.But by the end of the first night, Theo is dead. And Sarah has killed him. But she swears she had no choice.She was forced to kill Theo because of something that happened a lifetime ago ... something buried in her past.Now, Sarah has one week to find the truth of what happened back then and prove her innocence, before she's turned over to the police.She's spent years running from the truth - but now the choices of her past might destroy her future.
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Paperback:The golden couple:2022 Paperback
Author: Hendricks, Greer
Author: Pekkanen, Sarah
Year: 2022
Language: English
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Pan Books
Resource type: Physical
Note: If Avery Chambers can't fix you in ten sessions, she won't take you on as a client. She helps people overcome everything, from domineering parents to assault. Her successes almost help her absorb the emptiness she feels since her husband's death.Marissa and Mathew Bishop seem like the golden couple, until Marissa cheats. She wants to repair things - both because she loves her husband, and for the sake of their eight-year-old son. After a friend forwards an article about Avery, Marissa takes a chance on this maverick therapist, who lost her license due to controversial methods.When the Bishops glide through Avery's door and Marissa reveals her infidelity, all three are set on a collision course. Because the biggest secrets in the room are still hidden, and it's no longer simply a marriage that's in danger.
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Paperback:A corruption of blood:2022 Paperback
Author: Parry, Ambrose
Year: 2022
Language: English
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Canongate
Resource type: Physical
Note: Edinburgh, 1850. This city will bleed you dry.Sarah Fisher is keeping a safe distance from her old flame Dr Will Raven. Having long worked at the side of Dr James Simpson, she has set her sights on learning to practise medicine herself. A notion everyone seems intent on dissuading her from.Across town, Raven finds himself drawn into Edinburgh's mire when a package containing human remains washes up on the shores of Leith, and an old adversary he has long detested contacts him, pleading for Raven's help to escape the hangman.Sarah and Raven's lives seem indelibly woven together as they discover that wealth and status cannot alter a fate written in the blood.
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Paperback:Vanished:2022 Paperback
Author: La Plante, Lynda
Year: 2022
Language: English
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Zaffre
Resource type: Physical
Note: When an eccentric widow claims she is being stalked by her former lodger, Detective Jack Warr is the only person who believes her wild claims. Days later, she is found brutally murdered in her home. When the investigation uncovers an international drugs operation on the widow's property, the case grows even more complex. And as the hunt for the widow's lodger hits dead end after dead end, it seems that the prime suspect has vanished without a trace. To find answers, Jack must decide how far is he willing to go - and what he is willing to risk - in his search for justice. Because if he crosses the line of the law, one wrong move could cost him everything . . .
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Paperback:Take your breath away:2022 Paperback
Author: Barclay, Linwood
Year: 2022
Language: English
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: HQ
Resource type: Physical
Note: It's always the husband, isn't it?When his wife Brie vanishes from their home one night, never to be seen again, people assume Andy got away with murder. The police can't build a case against him, but still his friends and neighbours abandon him.Six years later, Andy's life is back on track, and he's settled with a new girlfriend. And when he hears his old house has been bulldozed and rebuilt, he's not bothered. Things are good.But then one day, a woman who looks like Brie shows up at their old address, screaming 'Where's my house? What happened to my house?' before vanishing as quickly as she appeared.And as dark suspicions resurface, Andy's future depends on discovering what the hell is going on. The trick is staying alive long enough to find out...
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Paperback:The girls who disappeared:2022 Paperback
Author: Douglas, Claire
Year: 2022
Language: English
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Penguin Books
Resource type: Physical
Note: THREE GIRLS MISSINGTwenty years ago: One rainy night, Olivia Rutherford is driving three friends home when a figure in the road causes her to swerve and crash. Regaining consciousness, she finds herself alone in the car - her friends have vanished.THEY ARE NEVER SEEN AGAINNow: Journalist Jenna Halliday visits the close-knit community of Stafferbury to persuade Olivia to talk and solve the mystery of the girls' disappearance. But Olivia won't speak.What happened?Is Olivia hiding something?Why are the people of Stafferbury so frightened?How many secrets can one small town hide?
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Paperback:A losing game:2022 Paperback
Author: Crofts, Freeman Wills
Year: 2022
Language: English
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Collins Crime Club
Resource type: Physical
Note: Moneylender Albert Reeve has added blackmail to his activities. When his cottage burns down and he perishes within the flames, his death comes as a shock to one of his victims and Tony Meadows finds himself accused of murder. Luckily for him, his sister remembers Inspector French and asks him to help. French fears a miscarriage of justice and agree
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Paperback:Fear comes to Chalfont:2022 Paperback
Author: Crofts, Freeman Wills
Year: 2022
Language: English
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Collins Crime Club
Resource type: Physical
Note: Julia Elton, mistress of Chalfont, is the dutiful wife of a man she does not love. Frank Cox is the man she falls in love with. Julia's husband, Richard, suspects her of an affair and has also dismissed an employee for theft. When a murderer strikes at Richard Elton, it starts a chain of events which affects the lives of many. And one of these is I
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Hardback:Robert Ludlum's The Bourne sacrifice:2022 Hardback
Author: Freeman, Brian
Author: Ludlum, Robert
Year: 2022
Language: English
Media class: Hardback
Publisher: Head of Zeus -- an Aries book
Resource type: Physical
Note: Abby Laurent is an investigative reporter. The last time she worked with Jason Bourne she almost lost her life, but now she's deep into the biggest story of her career. If she can prove her case, she'll rock governments from DC to Europe. Obviously with that much on the line there are a lot of people who are willing to take her off the board. She h
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Paperback:Gin palace:2022 Paperback
Author: Whitwell, Tracy
Year: 2022
Language: English
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Macmillan
Resource type: Physical
Note: Ever since Tanz discovered she could speak with the dead, life became a whole lot more interesting. But after putting herself in grave danger helping to solve a grisly murder, she's determined to ignore the voices and put all that nasty business behind her. So when she's offered another acting gig in her hometown of Newcastle, it feels like a perfe
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Paperback:Happy new year:2022 Paperback
Author: Stehn, Malin
Year: 2022
Language: English
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Penguin Books
Resource type: Physical
Note: It's New Year's Eve. The best night of the year. As old friends the Wiksells and the Anderssons raise their glasses, their teenage children host their own party across town, finally free to let loose. But the next morning, seventeen-year-old Jennifer Wiksell is missing. The hours tick by. The police get involved. And no one knows who to trust. Thes
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Paperback:The feud:2022 Paperback
Author: Rogers, Gemma
Year: 2022
Language: English
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Boldwood Books
Resource type: Physical
Note: The day my path crossed with Simon Fox I thought I'd already lost everything but then he ran me off the road with his flash car and belittling jibes. The men in my life had undermined me for too long.
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Paperback:I'll never let you go:2022 Paperback
Author: Burton, Mary
Year: 2022
Language: English
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Pinnacle Books
Resource type: Physical
Note: He promised to kill her. One night four years ago, Leah Carson's husband almost succeeded. Philip stabbed her 23 times before fleeing. The police are sure he's dead. But fear won't let Leah believe it. It starts with little things. Missing keys. A flat tyre. Mysterious flowers.
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Paperback:Time to kill:2022 Paperback
Author: Gitsham, Paul
Year: 2022
Language: English
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: HQ Digital
Resource type: Physical
Note: DCI Warren Jones is deep into the investigation into an apparent murder-suicide when another case is thrust onto his desk. Winnie Palmer, missing for two months, has been found dead, her body stripped and propped against a tree in the woods. Two cases are more than enough to handle.
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Hardback:Alias Emma:2022 Hardback
Author: Glass, Ava
Year: 2022
Language: English
Media class: Hardback
Publisher: Century
Resource type: Physical
Note: Emma Makepeace is about to have the longest night of her life. She's on her first major operation with a shadowy government organisation known only as 'the Agency', assigned to track down and save an innocent man wanted be the Russian government. All Emma has to do is bring him in to MI6 before sunrise, and before an assassination team gets to him.
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Paperback:Bitter flowers:2022 Paperback
Author: Staalesen, Gunnar
Year: 2022
Language: English
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Orenda Books
Resource type: Physical
Note: PI Varg Veum has returned to duty following a stint in rehab, but his new composure and resolution are soon threatened when a challenging assignment arrives on his desk. A man is found dead in an elite swimming pool and a young woman has gone missing. PI Varg Veum has returned to duty following a stint in rehab, but his new composure and resolution are soon threatened when a challenging assignment arrives on his desk.A man is found dead in an elite swimming pool and a young woman has gone missing. Most chillingly, Varg Veum is asked to investigate the 'Camilla Case': an eight-year-old cold case involving the disappearance of a little girl, who was never found.
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Paperback:One got away:2022 Paperback
Author: Lelchuk, S.A.
Year: 2022
Language: English
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Simon & Schuster UK Ltd
Resource type: Physical
Note: Nikki Griffin, bookseller by day and private investigator by night, takes on men who hurt women and makes them sorry.
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