A new urban fantasy full of vampires, werewolves and shape-shifters from the bestselling author of The Mortal Instruments series. London, 1878: Sixteen-year-old Tessa Gray's priority should be finding her brother, not falling in love, especially with two boys. She is soon caught in a dangerous love triangle where a wrong decision could prove fatal. Tessa will need all her strength to save her brother and stay alive as she learns the chilling truth of what really lurks on London's...
Love and lies can can corrupt even the purest heartâ€¦ Second in the bestselling prequel series to The Mortal Instruments, set in Victorian London. Tessa Gray find her heart drawn more and more to Jem, while her longing for Will, despite his dark moods, continues to unsettle her. Read all the sensational books in The Shadowhunter Chronicles: The Mortal Instruments, The Infernal Devices, Tales from the Shadowhunter Academy, The Bane...
Danger and betrayalâ€¦ Secrets and enchantmentâ€¦ Third and final book in the bestselling prequel series to The Mortal Instruments, set in Victorian London. A net of shadows begins to tighten around the Shadowhunters of the London Institute. Mortmain needs one last item to complete his plan. He needs Tessa. But Jem and Will, the boys who lay equal claim to Tessaâ€™s heart, will do anything to save her. Read all the sensational books in The...
Welcome to Bumpkinton!
Come in, have a cup of tea and a scone, and lose yourself in five tales from the village.
Follow Father Whitworth Oâ€™Grady as he chokes on a penny, Albert Scatterhorn as he becomes the grubbiest Father Christmas ever, and Amelia Goose as she feuds withâ€¦ well, anybody. Plus a whole host of characters as they attend the villageâ€™s first Singles Night with a sex-crazed ladiesâ€™...
The year is 1588.
The Spanish Armada has recently been defeated, and Queen Elizabeth rides in triumph through a celebrating London
But even in peace, the city has a deadly underbelly.
When the body of a Portuguese nobleman turns up on the banks of the Thames with a seal around his neck all fingers point towards Lord Rokesby as the murderer - particularly as the foreigner was last seen at a dinner party at his house the night before.
Yet there is more to this...
Itâ€™s the most wonderful time of year. Isnâ€™t it?
Discover the true spirit of Christmas with this seasonal treat for fans of Love, Actually and The Holiday. Contains a sneak preview of the sequel, A Merry Little Christmas.
Catherine Tinsall is gearing up for Christmas - in the middle of summer. As the Writer in Chief on Happy Homes magazine, she is putting together a 'perfect Christmas' competition, to remind readers of the festive season's true meaning.
Dark Collections - Volume One
The End. Those two little words can mean so much. But how will things end...and will it hurt? Thatâ€™s what we really want to know.
Delve into the darkness at the end of the world. From a blighted sky to an invasion from beyond, from untethered time to one person driven beyond the edge of sanity, from a childâ€™s game to an unseen apocalypse...itâ€™s all imagined here, and imagined darkly.
What starts as an episode of playground teasing ends when Devon gets a rock to the skull. He falls into a coma, only waking up after a close brush with death. But now that Devon is back, he finds out that heâ€™s not alone.Thereâ€™s a mysterious entity talking to him in his head. And Devonâ€™s not sure if he likes the new imaginary friend.
Devonâ€™s uncle Joe is a writer out in California. Devon tells him about the new voice heâ€™s hearing; itâ€™s a red flag for Joe â€” he knows that...
Libby Joseph is famous for her romantic Christmas stories. Every December, readers devour her books of falling in love against the magical backdrop of the Christmas season. If only Libby believed in the magic herselfâ€¦
Struggling to finish her current novel, Libby turns to her best friend and neighbour George Donaldson to cheer her up. But George also needs a bit of support himself. Nervous about getting back into the dating saddle after splitting from his wife, he and Libby strike...
It is Christmas Eve 1842 and all is not well. Goodwill is decidedly lacking from Victorian London. Father Christmas's magic powers are fading. And one very special girl has gone missing. Kindness might just win. Magic might just triumph. Christmas might just be saved.
Plus the first chance to get your hands on some exclusive Trisha Ashley recipes.
Budding author and die-hard Bronte fan Eleri Groves decides to escape from her disastrous love life to a remote farm cottage in Yorkshire.
Living in the land of the Brontes has got to be better than her life at home and she hopes that sheâ€™ll find some inspiration for her next book.
But what she doesnâ€™t expect is to find her own Mr Rochester and much more than she bargained for â€¦
It seems a dream job for Jack, a builder, working for a millionaire couple. Except they are at war. Falling for the wife's secretary, he gets entangled in their scheming. And when thereâ€™s a murder, using his tools as weapon, Jack is the prime suspect.
Single mother Abbey Fuller loves her family more than anything, and doesnâ€™t regret for a moment having had to put her dreams of being an interior designer on hold. But with her son, Max, growing up, when a friend recommends her for a small design job she jumps at the chance. How hard can it be?
Nick Sinclair needs his house decorated in time for his familyâ€™s festive visit â€“ and money is no object. What he doesnâ€™t need is to be distracted from his multi-million dollar business...
Itâ€™s been a busy year for Verity Bloom at the Plumberry School of Comfort Food, but Christmas Eve is finally here. With delicious treats all wrapped up and the ingredients packed away, Verity is looking forward to a relaxing few days with her new boyfriend.
Good food, family and friends â€“ itâ€™s a simple recipe for true comfort and joy, and all Verityâ€™s friends in the village are full of excitement about the holidays too.But the weather has other plans in storeâ€¦ Relentless...
Dead Men is the fifth book in the best-selling Dan 'Spider' Shepherd series. Former SAS trooper turned undercover cop Dan Spider Shepherd knows there are no easy solutions in the war against terrorism. But when a killer starts to target pardoned IRA terrorists, Shepherd has to put his life on the line to protect his former enemies. While he is undercover in Belfast, a grief-stricken Saudi whose two sons died under torture in the name of...
Following the murder of a sexy, blonde bombshell (and, soon after, the bloody, gruesome, shocking murder of yet another sexy broad), ex-Inspector Cullot is called in to team up with his old side-kick, Detective Sergeant Watkins, to investigate the baffling crime. Together they set about solving the mysterious deaths at Bounderdales, the opulent mansion of the oil magnate, Henry Barble. A small group of the rich, decadent, sophisticated and ultra-sexy are staying at the mansion. What...
It took ten years to create the perfect song. Clive Bigg is the only man who can bring it to the masses, but his record label has built defences to keep fresh ideas out. Can Jonathan break in and convince Bigg to gamble on his track? The future of the music business is at stake.
In this entertaining techno-thriller, Sean McManus takes a slice through the music industry:...
â€śIt canâ€™t have been me, Iâ€™ve never been there officer.â€ť
â€śWe have you on CCTV, and then your debit card was used next door.â€ť
â€śThatâ€™s not possible, I have never set foot in Coventry, and I donâ€™t have a bank account, let alone a card.â€ť
â€śIs this you in the picture?â€ť
â€śIt looks like me.â€ť
â€śIs this your handwriting?â€ť
â€śIt looks very similar, yesâ€ť
â€śThen you can see why weâ€™re here then.â€ť
â€śYes, because someone is pretending to be me, but is failing to get the details right.â€ť
â€śYouâ€™re visiting me in prison, Iâ€™ve been here five years!â€ť