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The french gift
The french gift
Manning, Kirsty
Books
A forgotten manuscript that threatens to unravel the past ... Fresnes Prison, 1940. Former maid at a luxury villa on the Riviera, Margot Bisset, finds herself in a prison cell with writer and French Resistance fighter, Josephine Murant. Together, they are transferred to a work camp in Germany for...
[3 copies, 5 reserves]
The last bookshop
The last bookshop
Young, Emma
Books
Cait is a bookshop owner and book nerd whose social life revolves around her mobile bookselling service hand-picking titles for elderly clients, particularly the grandmotherly June. After a tough decade for retail, Book Fiend is the last bookshop in the CBD, and the last independent retailer on a...
[2 copies, 2 reserves]
Love objects
Love objects
Maguire, Emily
Books
Nic is a forty-five-year-old trivia buff, amateur nail artist and fairy godmother to the neighbourhood's stray cats. She's also the owner of a decade's worth of daily newspapers, enough clothes and shoes to fill Big W three times over and a pen collection which, if laid end-to-end, would probably...
[7 copies, 33 reserves]
My year of living vulnerably
My year of living vulnerably
Morton, Rick (Journalist)
Books
This is a book about love. In early 2019, Rick Morton, author of acclaimed, bestselling memoir One Hundred Years of Dirt, was diagnosed with Complex Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder - which, as he says, is just a fancy way of saying that one of the people who should have loved him the most during c...
[4 copies, 14 reserves]
Where the grass is green
Where the grass is green
Weisberger, Lauren, 1977-
Books
Peyton Marcus is the woman New York wakes up to, anchor of the most-watched morning show in the city. With a husband who adores her and a daughter who's headed to one of the best Ivy League schools, Peyton Marcus is that woman, and she's damn good at it... Skye, her sister, is a stay-at-home mum ...
[2 copies, 2 reserves]
28 summers
28 summers
Hilderbrand, Elin
Books
When Mallory Blessing's son, Link, receives deathbed instructions from his mother to call a number on a slip of paper in her desk drawer, he's not sure what to expect. But he certainly does not expect Jake McCloud to answer. It's the late spring of 2020 and Jake's wife, Ursula DeGournsey, is the ...
[3 copies, 1 reserve]
The Burning Island
The Burning Island
Serong, Jock
Books
Eliza Grayling, born in Sydney when the colony itself was still an infant, has lived there all her thirty-two years. Too tall, too stern-too old, now-for marriage, she lives by herself, looking in on her reclusive father in case he has injured himself while drunk. There is a shadow in his past, s...
The guest list
The guest list
Foley, Lucy (Novelist)
Books
Guests are called to a remote island off the Irish coast to celebrate the wedding of the year - the marriage of Jules and Will. Everything has been meticulously planned, the scene is set, old friends are back together. It should be the perfect day. Until the discovery of a body signals the perfec...
[8 copies, 28 reserves]
Moonlite
Moonlite
Linnell, Garry
Books
Charismatic, intelligent and handsome, George Scott is unlike any other bushranger. Born into a privileged life in famine-wracked Ireland, Scott's family loses its fortune and is forced to flee to New Zealand. There, Scott joins the local militia and fights as a soldier against the Maori in the b...
Three women and a boat
Three women and a boat
Youngson, Anne
Books
Meet Eve, who has departed from her thirty-year career to become a Free Spirit; Sally, who has waved goodbye to her indifferent husband and two grown-up children; and Anastasia -- defiantly independent narrowboat-dweller, suddenly vulnerable as she awaits a life-saving operation. Inexperienced an...
The darkness that divides us
The darkness that divides us
Dorrestein, Renate
Books
Lucy is the most popular girl in the local elementary school of an idyllic Dutch housing estate. When a bizarre crime rocks her world and sends her mother to prison, Lucy is turned into an outcast and her childhood becomes an ordeal of constant, vicious bullying. After her mother's release, Lucy'...
Testament
Testament
Hutson, Shaun, 1958-
Books
Sean Doyle faced danger, death and other things he'd rather forget during his time in the Counter Terrorist Unit. But times change, even if Doyle doesn't. He's older but no wiser and the world he knew has changed. However, when the time comes, he will find answers that threaten not only his life ...
White ghost [eBook]
White ghost [eBook]
Hutson, Shaun
Books
Two tribes go to war and Sean Doyle is standing in the middle White Ghost - A Shaun Hutson classic Sean Doyle is no stranger to violence. As a member of the Counter Terrorist Unit he's seen more than his fair share of it.  And it seems his intimate acquaintance with death and bruta...
The Road Trip [paperback]
The Road Trip [paperback]
O'Leary, Beth
Books
Addie and her sister are about to embark on an epic road trip to a friend's wedding in rural Scotland. The playlist is all planned and the snacks are packed. But, not long after setting off, a car slams into the back of theirs. The driver is none other than Addie's ex, Dylan, who she's avoided si...
[4 copies, 5 reserves]
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