San Fransisco, 1948. Having survived the Second World War against all odds, Celina and her family arrive on a Liberty Ship into the Bay Area with high hopes for their new lives. But as new immigrants they face many hurdles, and they have to deal somehow with the trauma of war and the... read more
It's 2027 and the human race is dying. Plants, animals and humans have been infected by spores from space and become part of a vast alien intelligence. When 16-year-old Callie discovers her little sister Gracie has been infected, she flees with Gracie to the Zo... read more
|Series:||The Clifton Chronicles|
The epic tale of Harry Clifton's life begins in 1919, in the backstreets of Bristol. His father was a war hero, but it will be twenty-one tumultuous years before Harry discovers the truth about how his father really died and if, in fact, he even was his father. Only Time Will Tell takes a cast of memo... read more
Warsaw, 1939. Four friends picnic on a brilliant summer's day and celebrate an engagement, aware of the rumbles of war, but hopeful that in any conflict Poland will have the upper hand. But only months later, Poland has surrendered and dare-devil pilot Rafael is ordered to flee t... read more
Shep Knacker has long saved for 'the Afterlife', an idyllic retreat in the Third World where his nest egg can last forever.
Exasperated that his wife, Glynis, has concocted endl... read more
Mike Ford was following his father into a life of crime, when he chose to go straight and instead worked his way through Harvard Law School. Now he's landed the ultimate job with the Davies Group, a powerful political consulting firm run by the charismatic Henry Davies. Rubbing sho... read more
INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER"Exquisite. A must-read." --Kristin HannahThis paperback edition includes a color reproduction of Andrew Wyeth's painting Christina's World, along with a Q&A with the author, and a bonus short story, "Stranded in Ice."From the #1 Ne... read more
|Author:||Jo Nesbø; Don Bartlett (Translator)|
|Series:||Harry Hole Ser.|
|Reading Level:||General Adult|
Jo Nesbo's The Snowman is soon to be a major motion picture, starring Michael Fassbender, Rebecca Ferguson, and J.K. Simmons. "An elegant and complex thriller....Harrowingly beautiful." --New York Times Book Review "A hugely impressive achievement--ambitious in scope,... read more
The first in a stunning new series, The Cousins War, is set amid the tumult and intrigue of The War of the Roses. Internationally bestselling author Philippa Gregory brings this family drama to colourful life through its women, beginning with the story of Elizabeth Woodville... read more
Something terrible has happened in the snowbound village of Kingdom Come, Wyoming. Twelve eerily identical houses stand dark and abandoned; meals remain untouched on dining room tables; cars are still parked in garages; the human occupants have van... read more
"New York Times"-bestselling author Cornwell makes a dramatic departure with this enthralling standalone novel that tells the story of the first production of "A Midsummer Night's Dream"--as related by William Shakespeare's estranged younger brother.over.