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Coming Home
  • Author(s): Smitha Vishwanath
  • Location(s): India
  • Genre(s): Fiction
  • Era(s): 2006-2010

Twenty-six-year-old, Shanaya, finds her idea of home and family ripped apart when she loses her mother. Her effort to drown herself in her job proves to be financially rewarding and her work is recognized by the organisation. But, even...

The Men Who Were Sherlock Holmes – A True-Life Victorian Murder Mystery

The Men Who Were Sherlock Holmes – A True-Life Victorian Murder Mystery
  • Author(s): Daniel Smith
  • Location(s): Scottish Highlands
  • Genre(s): Historical, Crime
  • Era(s): 1890s

The real-life inspiration for Holmes & Watson and a sensational murder mystery that rocked Victorian Britain. First published as The Ardlamont Mystery in 2018, to great reviews, The Men Who Were Sherlock Holmes: A True-Life Victorian Murder Mystery is...

Deadly Move

Deadly Move
  • Author(s): Robert McCracken
  • Location(s): Liverpool
  • Genre(s): Mystery
  • Era(s): contemporary

Seeking justice for murder, a tough female detective locks horns with a powerful man. When an anti-social man is murdered in his home near the dreary Treadwater Estate, the police initially suspect someone within the community has taken matters...

Shelterwood

Shelterwood
  • Author(s): Lisa Wingate
  • Location(s): Oklahoma
  • Genre(s): Mystery, Fiction
  • Era(s): 1909, 1990

Oklahoma, 1909. Eleven-year-old Olive Augusta Radley knows that her stepfather doesn’t have good intentions toward the two Choctaw girls boarded in their home as wards. When the older girl disappears, Ollie flees to the woods, taking six-year-old Nessa with...

Eruption

Eruption
  • Author(s): Michael Crichton, James Patterson
  • Location(s): Hawai'i
  • Genre(s): Thriller
  • Era(s): Modern

Two of the bestselling storytellers of all time have created an unforgettable thriller. A once-in-a-century volcanic eruption is about to destroy the Big Island of Hawaii. But a decades-old military secret could turn the volcano into something even more...

Swan Song

Swan Song
  • Author(s): Elin Hilderbrand
  • Location(s): Nantucket
  • Genre(s): Crime, Fiction, Romance
  • Era(s): Modern

There’s a new couple in town . . . and they’re shaking things up. After thirty-five years as the Chief of Police on Nantucket, Ed Kapenash’s heart can no longer take the stress. But his plans to retire are...

Trust and Safety

Trust and Safety
  • Author(s): Eve Gleichman, Laura Blackett
  • Location(s): The Hudson Valley
  • Genre(s): LGBTQ+, RomCom
  • Era(s): Contemporary

Newlywed Rosie has grown disenchanted with NYC. Inspired by Instagram ads, she starts thirsting for a rural life upstate – one full of beauty and simplicity. Willing to do anything for Rosie’s happiness, her tech-bro husband, Jordan, acquiesces to...

Summer Heat

Summer Heat
  • Author(s): Defne Suman
  • Location(s): Cyprus
  • Genre(s): Fiction
  • Era(s): 1974 / 2003

1974. Melike should be happy: school is shut and her parents have stopped hosting parties for their rowdy political friends. But she’s scared. She can tell from her parents’ urgent whispers about prison, invasion and military coups that Istanbul...

You Are Here

You Are Here
  • Author(s): David Nicholls
  • Location(s): Cumbria, Yorkshire
  • Genre(s): Fiction, Romance
  • Era(s): Easter 2021

Sometimes you need to get lost to find your way Marnie is stuck. Stuck working alone in her London flat, stuck battling the long afternoons and a life that often feels like it’s passing her by. Michael is coming...

Goodnight Tokyo

Goodnight Tokyo
  • Author(s): Atsuhiro Yoshida, Haydn Trowell (Translator)
  • Location(s): Tokyo
  • Genre(s): Short Stories
  • Era(s): Contemporary

Matsui is the driver of a taxi the colour of the night sky. Every night between the hours of 1 am and 4.30 am, Matsui guides his taxi around the streets of Tokyo, collecting passengers and their stories. Seen...

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