Little black dress
Overjoyed at Maryanne\'s engagement, amateur sleuth Sophie Katz can\'t wait for the wedding vows and party toasts to begin. But then Dena–best friend, bridesmaid and all-around vixen–is mysteriously shot just after the announcement.
Leave this to the authorities? No way. Dena may never walk again, and Sophie vows to marry her fists with the shooter\'s face.
Problem is, the number of suspects is off the charts–from jaded lovers to anti-free-lovers to just plain old haters. Dena\'s made plenty of enemies thanks to her popular sex shop–and, yes, she\'s no saint–but really, who deserves to be shot?With an überlogical almost boyfriend condemning her vigilante quest, and a wedding planner going vicariously bridezilla over the dream princess wedding, Sophie\'s barely thinking straight.
Can a little black dress change everything in her life? Magazine editor Jane Avery spends her nights alone with Netflix and Oreos until the Dress turns her loose. Suddenly she\'s surrendering to dark desires, and New York City has become her..
Can a little black dress change everything in her life?\nMagazine editor Jane Avery spends her nights alone with Netflix and Oreos - until the Dress turns her loose. Suddenly she\'s surrendering to dark desires, and New York City has become her erotic playground.
But what began as a fantasy will go too far.
. and her next conquest could be her last.
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Книга посвящена феномену ndash; маленькому черному платью. Идея незаменимого платья придумана Коко Шанель и перенята многими другими дизайнерами ndash; в том числе современными. О трансформациях и вариантах такого платья и рассказывает книга. Написана на английском языке.
Издание полностью на английском языке.\nFans of The Twilight Saga will be enthralled by this riveting story of Bree Tanner, a character first introduced in Eclipse, and the darker side of the newborn vampire world the inhabits.
Bree Tanner can barely remember life before she had uncannily powerful senses, superhuman reflexes and unstoppable physical strength. Life before she had a relentless thirst for blood.
life before she became a vampire. All Bree knows is that living with her fellow newborns has few certainties and even fewer rules: watch your back, don\'t draw attention to yourself and, above all, make it home by sunrise or die.
What she doesn\'t know: her time as an immortal is quickly running out.
Первые тревожные нотки слышатся уже в самом начале повествования, хотя ничего ещё не предвещает страшной трагедии, которой суждено произойти в недалёком будущем. Девочка, ставшая калекой, утратившая надежду на свет; мать, потерявшаяся в самой себе; мужчина, который любил однажды и не думал, что когда-нибудь вспомнит это чувство. Все персонажи раскрываются перед нами как на ладони, и объединяет их едва выживший в катастрофе конь,.
Эта книга - сборник произведений английского писателя Джорджа Оруэлла. Самый нашумевший его рассказ \"Скотный двор\", который по понятным причинам\" был запрещен к изданию во времена СССР, а также подборка самых ярких эссе, открывающие читателю интереснейшие моменты из жизни автора.
\nКнига представляет собой неадаптированный текст для чтения. Предназначена для учащихся старших классов языковых школ, вузов, курсов иностранных языков.
The planet is still under violent siege by ferocious animals. Humans are their desperate prey. Except some humans are evolving, mutating into a savage species that could save civilisation - or end it.
I know who killed my son.\nMolly Rourke\'s son has been murdered… and she knows who\'s responsible. Now she\'s taking the law into her own hands.\nNever underestimate a mother\'s love.
The golden boy of American football just went bad. \nQuarterback Grayson Knight has a squeaky-clean reputation.
So when he\'s arrested for drug possession, lawyer Melissa St. James knows that something doesn\'t add up.
It\'s clear he\'s hiding something, though he denies it. \nBut there\'s one thing he can\'t deny - he wants Melissa.
\"Прислуга\" - первый роман американской писательницы Кэтрин Стокетт, вышедший в свет в 2009 году и сразу ставший бестселлером. Дело происходит на Юге США в 1960-е годы.
Скитер, которая только что окончила университет и мечтает о карьере писательницы, возвращается к себе на родину, в провинциальный Джексон, где ничего не меняется и не происходит. Рабство в Америке давно отменено, но жизнь черных, которых постоянно унижают, и белых.
The Office of the Public Defender is not known as a training ground for bright young litigators. Clay Carter has been there too long, and, like most of his colleagues, dreams of a better job in a real firm.
When he reluctantly takes the case of a young man charged with a random street killing, he assumes it is just another of the many senseless murders that hit D.C.
every week. \nAs he digs into the background of his client, Clay stumbles upon a conspiracy too horrible to believe.
He suddenly finds himself in the middle of a complex case against one of the largest pharmaceutical companies in the world, looking at the kind of enormous settlement that would totally change his life - that would make him, almost overnight, the legal profession\'s newest king of torts.
The Seven Kingdoms are divided by revolt and blood feud as winter approaches like an angry beast. In the northern wastes a horde of hungry, savage people steeped in the dark magic of the wilderness is poised to invade the Kingdom of the North where Robb Stark wears his new-forged crown. And Robb\'s defences are ranged against the South, the land of the cunning and cruel Lannisters, who have his young sisters in their power. Throughout Westeros the war for the Iron Throne rages more fiercely than ever, but if the Wall is breached, no king will live to claim it.
She\'s on the glinting edge of East-West confrontation, a beautiful and accomplished scholar who has suddenly become our newest ambassador to an Iron Curtain country, a woman who is about to dramatically change the course of world events-if she lives. \nFor Mary Ashley has been marked for death by the world\'s most proficient and mysterious assassin, and plunged into a nightmare of espionage, kidnapping, and terror. Here, only two people-both powerfully attractive and ultimately enigmatic men-can offer her help. And one of them wants to kill her.
X is the New York Times number 1 bestseller and thrilling, twenty-fourth book in the Kinsey Millhone Alphabet series from Sue Grafton. In hindsight, I marvel at how clueless I was .
What I ask myself even now is whether I should have picked up the truth any faster than I did, which is to say not fast enough .
.When a glamorous red head wishes to locate the son she put up for adoption thirty-two years ago, it seems like an easy two hundred bucks for P.
I. Kinsey Millhone.
But when a cop tells her she was paid with marked bills, and Kinsey\'s client is nowhere to be found, it becomes apparent this mystery woman has something to hide. Riled, Kinsey won\'t stop until she\'s found out who fooled her and why.
Meanwhile, the widow of the recently murdered P. I.
- and Kinsey\'s old friend - Pete.
Perfect marriages.\nPerfect neighbours.
\nPerfect lies.\nEveryone is guarding a secret in this picture-perfect town.
\nWhen Karolina Hartwell is arrested driving her son home, the headlines don\'t tell the full story. It seems nothing will stand in the way of her husband Graham\'s political ambition - not even his wife.
\nMiriam Kagan is convinced her husband Paul is hiding something. But if she digs too deeply, she\'s afraid of what might tumble out of the closet.
\nEmily Charlton is new to Greenwich, but she soon discovers this is a small town built on big lies. And sometimes it takes an outsider to draw them out .
\n*Published in the USA as When Life Gives You Lululemons*\nEveryone is talking about The Wives:\n`Wildly entertaining\' Evening Standard\n`Feisty, funny and dishes up glamour.
The addictive new psychological thriller from the author of The Girl on the Train, the runaway Sunday Times No. 1 bestseller and global phenomenon.
In the last days before her death, Nel called her sister. Jules didn\'t pick up the phone, ignoring her plea for help.
Now Nel is dead. They say she jumped.
And Jules has been dragged back to the one place she hoped she had escaped for good, to care for the teenage girl her sister left behind. But Jules is afraid.
So afraid. Of her long-buried memories, of the old Mill House, of knowing that Nel would never have jumped.
And most of all she\'s afraid of the water, and the place they call the Drowning Pool.
. With the same propulsive writing and acute understanding of human instincts that captivated millions of readers around the world in her.
Laugh, cry, stand up and cheer: \"Forrest Gump\" is everyman\'s story, everyman\'s dream. A wonderfully warm, savagely barbed, and hilariously funny \'tale told by an idiot\', from the razor-sharp pen of a contemporary wizard.
\nNo one is spared and everyone is included. If you\'ve ever felt lacking, left out, put upon - or just wanted to have a rollicking good time - this book is for you.
At 6\'6\", 240 pounds, Forrest Gump is a difficult man to ignore, so follow Forrest from the football dynasties of Bear Bryant to the Vietnam War, from encounters with Presidents Johnson and Nixon to powwows with Chairman Mao. Go with Forrest to Harvard University, to a Hollywood movie set, on a professional wrestling tour, and into space on the oddest NASA mission ever.
\nForrest Gump lives! Thank.
Mightier than the Sword opens with an IRA bomb exploding during the MV Buckingham\'s maiden voyage across the Atlantic - but how many passengers lose their lives?\nWhen Harry Clifton visits his publisher in New York, he learns that he has been elected as the new president of English PEN, and immediately launches a campaign for the release of a fellow author, Anatoly Babakov, who\'s imprisoned in Siberia. Babakov\'s crime? Writing a book called Uncle Joe, a devastating insight into what it was like to work for Stalin.
So determined is Harry to see Babakov released and the book published, that he puts his own life in danger. His wife Emma, chairman of Barrington Shipping, is facing the repercussions of the IRA attack on the Buckingham.
Some board members feel she should resign, and Lady.
National Reconnaissance Office, Washington: Intelligence analyst Rachel Sexton is summoned by the President of the United States to verify a discovery which NASA claims will change the future of the planet itself.\nMilne Ice Shelf, Arctic Circle: teams work feverishly to unearth an astonishingly rare object buried deep in the ice.
But, accompanied by charismatic academic Michael Tolland, Rachel soon uncovers the unthinkable: evidence of scientific trickery. They soon find out this is not a discovery that anyone wants to hear.
\nFleeing for their lives in an environment as desolate as it is lethal, their only hope for survival is to find out who is behind this masterful ploy. And the truth, they will learn, is the most shocking deception of all.
THE DARK TOWER is the seventh volume in Stephen King\'s epic Dark Tower series. The Dark Tower is now a major motion picture starring Matthew McConaughey and Idris Elba.
\nThe final book in King\'s epic The Dark Tower series, sees gunslinger Roland on a roller-coaster ride of exhilarating triumph and aching loss in his unrelenting quest to reach the dark tower.\nRoland Deschain and his ka-tet have journeyed together and apart, scattered far and wide across multilayered worlds of wheres and whens.
The destinies of Roland, Susannah, Jake, Father Callahan, Oy, and Eddie are bound in the Dark Tower itself, which now pulls them ever closer to their own endings and beginnings and into a maelstrom of emotion, violence, and discovery.\nAnd as he closes in on the Tower, Roland\'s every step is.
Nineteenth-century Europe abounds with conspiracy both ghastly and mysterious. Jesuits plot against Freemasons.
Italian priests are strangled with their own intestines. French criminals plan bombings by day and celebrate black masses by night.
Every nation has its own secret service, perpetrating forgeries, plots, and massacres. But what if, behind all of these conspiracies, lay just one man?.
Eleven-year-old amateur detective and ardent chemist Flavia de Luce is used to digging up clues, whether they\'re found among the potions in her laboratory or between the pages of her insufferable sisters\' diaries. What she is not accustomed to is digging up bodies.
Upon the five-hundredth anniversary of St. Tancred\'s death, the English hamlet of Bishop\'s Lacey is busily preparing to open its patron saint\'s tomb.
Nobody is more excited to peek inside the crypt than Flavia, yet what she finds will halt the proceedings dead in their tracks: the body of Mr. Collicutt, the church organist, his face grotesquely and inexplicably masked.
Who held a vendetta against Mr. Collicutt, and why would they hide him in such a sacred resting place? The irrepressible Flavia decides to find out.
Soon to be a major motion picture from Paramount Pictures starring John Lithgow, Jason Clarke, and Amy Seimetz! King\'s iconic, beloved classic is \'so beautifully paced that you cannot help but be pulled in\' Guardian \n\'Sometimes.
.dead is better\'\nThe house looked right, felt right to Dr Louis Creed.
\nRambling, old, unsmart and comfortable. A place where the family could settle; the children grow and play and explore.
The rolling hills and meadows of Maine seemed a world away from the fume-choked dangers of Chicago.\nOnly the occasional big truck out on the two-lane highway, grinding up through the gears, hammering down the long gradients, growled out an intrusive threat.
\nBut behind the house and far away from the road: that was safe. Just a carefully cleared path up into the woods.
King\'s Classic bestseller about a famous novelist held hostage by his Number One Fan.\nMisery Chastain is dead.
Paul Sheldon has just killed her - with relief, with joy. Misery has made him rich; she was the heroine of a string of bestsellers.
And now he wants to get on to some real writing.\nThat\'s when the car accident happens, and he wakes up in pain in a strange bed.
But it isn\'t hospital. Annie Wilkes has pulled him from the wreck, brought him to her remote mountain home, splinted and set his mangled legs.
\nThe good news is that Annie was a nurse and has pain-killing drugs. The bad news is that she has long been Paul\'s Number One Fan.
And when she finds out what Paul had done to Misery, she doesn\'t like it. She doesn\'t like it at all.
\nPaul Sheldon used to write for a living.
In Derry, Maine, four young boys once stood together and did a brave thing. Something that changed them in ways they hardly understand.
\nA quarter of a century later, the boys are men who have gone their separate ways. Though they still get together once a year, to go hunting in the north woods of Maine.
But this time is different. This time a man comes stumbling into their camp, lost, disoriented and muttering about lights in the sky.
\nBefore long, these old friends will be plunged into the most remarkable events of their lives as they struggle with a terrible creature from another world. Their only chance of survival is locked in their shared past - and in the Dreamcatcher.
While evidence is gathered, and the land of Delain mourns, Flagg the King\'s magician, unscrupulous, greedy and powerful, plots. Soon the King\'s elder son, Peter, is imprisoned in the needle, the top of a high tower, for his father\'s murder.
And Thomas inherits the throne.\nOnly Peter knows the truth of his innocence, and the true evil that is Flagg.
Only Peter can save Delain from the horror the magician has in store. He has a plan, but it is rife with danger.
And if he fails, he won\'t get a second chance . .
.\nA captivating tale of heroic adventure, of dragons and princes, of mysterious mice and men from the pen of the master storyteller.
\nThere is a reason why Stephen King is one of the bestselling writers in the world, ever. Described in the Daily Express as \'a fabulous teller of.
Roused by a single drop of blood, Rosie Daniels wakes up to the chilling realisation that her husband is going to kill her. And she takes flight - with his credit card.
Alone in a strange city, Rosie begins to build a new life: she meets Bill Steiner and she finds an odd junk shop painting, \'Rose Madder\', which strangely seems to want her as much as she wants it. But it\'s hard for Rosie not to keep looking over her shoulder.
Rose-maddened and on the rampage, Norman is a corrupt cop with a dog\'s instinct for tracking people. And he\'s getting close.
Rosie can feel how close he is getting.
. A brilliant, dark-hued fable of gender wars, a haunting love story, and a hold-your-breath triumph of suspense, ROSE MADDER is Stephen King at his electrifying best.
A new set of stories from the world of Miss Peregrine\'s Home for Peculiar Children. Now in paperback with a brand-new story: The Man who Bottled the Sun.
\nIn this collection of fairy tales, Ransom Riggs invites you to uncover hidden legends of the peculiar world. A fork-tongued princess, a girl who talks to ghosts, and wealthy cannibals who dine on the discarded limbs of peculiars are just a few of the characters whose stories will have you hooked.
\nFeaturing stunning illustrations from world-renowned artist Andrew Davidson, this compelling, rich and truly peculiar anthology is the perfect gift for fans - and for all lovers of great storytelling.\nWatch the movie, Miss Peregrine\'s Home for Peculiar Children, directed by the visionary Tim Burton and starring Judi Dench, Eva Green and.
ARE YOU TAKING YOUR LIFE FOR GRANTED?\nLucy Silchester is. She\'s busied herself with other things: friends\' lives, work issues, her deteriorating car, that kind of thing.
But she\'s stuck in a rut - and deluding everyone. Only Lucy knows the real truth.
\nTime for a wake-up call: a meeting with life. And life turns out to be a kindly, rather run-down man in an old suit, who is determined to change things - and won\'t let Lucy off the hook.
\nSometimes we all need to make time for our life.
An expos of the dangers of having too much of everything and tips on how to live happier, healthier and greener lives by a brilliant Times journalist\nFor millions of years, humankind has used a brilliantly successful survival strategy. If we like something, we chase after more of it: more status, more food, more info, more stuff.
Then we chase again. Its how we survived famine, disease and disaster to colonise the world.
\nBut now, thanks to technology, weve suddenly got more of everything than we can ever use, enjoy or afford. That doesnt stop us from striving though and its making us sick, tired, overweight, angry and in debt.
It burns up our personal ecologies and the planets ecology too.\nWe urgently need to develop a sense of enough.
Our culture keeps telling us that we dont yet have.
You aren\'t stupid.\nYou know there\'s no such thing as a perfect mother.
\nPlenty of other books will tell you there is, but this one won\'t lie to you.\nI was weak and I cheated and I was punished, but my god I loved my child through all of it.
\nLove means you never break, and it means you\'re stronger than the things they do to you. I know this is true because I have been through fire, and I am the proof that love survives.
\nI am not a perfect mother but I will tell you the perfect truth, because this is you and me talking.\nThis is my story.
The multiple-award-winning science fiction master returns to the universe that is his greatest triumph--the world of Hyperion and The Fall of\nHyperion --with a novel even more magnificent than its predecessors.\nDan Simmons\'s Hyperion was an immediate sensation on its first publication in 1989.
This staggering multifaceted tale of the far future heralded the conquest of the science fiction field by a man who had already won the World Fantasy Award for his first novel (Song of Kali) and had also published one of the most well-received horror novels in the field, Carrion Comfort. Hyperion went on to win the Hugo Award as Best Novel, and it and its companion volume, The Fall of Hyperion, took their rightful places in the science fiction pantheon of new classics.
\nNow, six years later,.
The Counsellor is now a major motion picture directed by Ridley Scott and starring Michael Fassbender, Penelope Cruz, Cameron Diaz, Javier Bardem and Brad Pitt.\nPulitzer Prize-winning author Cormac McCarthy\'s original screenplay is the story of a lawyer who is so seduced by the desire to get rich, to impress his fiancee, that he becomes involved in a risky drug-smuggling venture.
His contacts in this high-stakes cocaine trade are the mysterious and probably corrupt Reiner and the seductive Malkina, so exotic her pets of choice are two cheetahs. As the action crosses the Mexican border, things become darker, more violent and more sexually disturbing than he could ever have imagined.
\nDeft, shocking and unforgettable, this gripping tale about risk, consequence and the treacherous balance.
\'I need to see the Queen about my sick brother.\' Colin Mudford is on a quest.
His brother Luke has cancer and the doctors in Australia don\'t seem to be able to cure him. Sent to London to stay with relatives, Colin is desperate to do something to help Luke.
He wants to find the best the doctor in the world. Where better to start than by going to the top? Colin is determined to ask the Queen for her advice.
In Morris Gleitzman\'s trademark style, this very moving story illuminates deeply serious issues about illness and loss with bright moments of humour.
From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Handmaid\'s Tale\nIn this delightful melange of short fiction, Margaret Atwood pushes the boundaries of form in intriguing directions. Alongside meditations on warlords, cat heaven, and orphans, she offers a sly pep talk to the ambitious young, laments the proliferation of photos of oneself, imagines an apocalypse of worms, and recalls Helen of Troy\'s childhood Kool-Aid stand. In the title fable, a writer huddled inside a tent of paper engages in doodling as self-defense, scribbling on the walls in a frantic attempt to keep out encroaching horrors. Adorned with her own playful illustrations, The Tent is replete with Atwood\'s droll humor, keen insight, and lyric brilliance.
Society\'s elite: the glamour, the grandeur, the glittering parties, the most handsome beaus, the most beautiful debutantes, the sounds of decadence, the rich girl, the humble boy, the forbidden love, the hushed whispers, the stolen glances, the secret rendezvous, the sin, the scandal, the mystery, the revenge.\nYou are cordially invited to step into The Luxe, where the secrets are dark and the sins are delicious . . . \n\'Dripping with scandal, this book paints a fabulous portrait of American high society at its nastiest (and juiciest)\' - Dolly\n\'Rainy day reading for the ladies\' - Gold Coast Bulletin
\'You\'re stale, tired of having to be tough. You want a change.
You\'ve seen too much death.\' \nIn Fleming\'s seventh 007 novel, a private assignment sets Bond on the trail of an enigmatic criminal mastermind - Auric Goldfinger.
But greed and power have created a deadly opponent who will stop at nothing to get what he wants.
\"Morse had never ceased to wonder why, with the staggering advances in medical science, all pronouncements concerning times of death seemed so disconcertingly vague.\" The newly appointed member of the Oxford Examinations Syndicate was deaf, provincial and gifted.
Now he is dead.
. And his murder, in his north Oxford home, proves to be the start of a formidably labyrinthine case for Chief Inspector Morse, as he tries to track down the killer through the insular and bitchy world of the Oxford Colleges.
Near-future Britain is a state in which citizens are constantly observed and democracy has reached a pinnacle of \'transparency.\' Every action is seen, every word is recorded and the System has access to thoughts and memories.
\nWhen suspected dissident Diana Hunter dies in custody, it marks the first time a citizen has been killed during an interrogation. Mielikki Neith, a trusted state inspector, is assigned to find out what went wrong.
Immersing herself in neural recordings of the interrogation, what she finds isn\'t Hunter but rather a panorama of characters within Hunter\'s psyche.\nEmbedded in the memories of these impossible lives lies a code which Neith must decipher to find out what Hunter is hiding.
The staggering consequences of what she finds will reverberate throughout the.
Wild Fire is the eighth, and final book, in Ann Cleeves\' bestselling Shetland series - a major BBC One drama starring Douglas Henshall as Jimmy Perez.\nShetland: Welcoming.
\nDrawn in by the reputation of the islands, a new English family move to the area, eager to give their autistic son a better life. But when a young nanny\'s body is found hanging in the barn of their home, rumours of her affair with the husband begin to spread like wild fire.
\nWith suspicion raining down on the family, DI Jimmy Perez is called in to investigate. For him it will mean returning to the islands of his on-off lover and boss Willow Reeves, who will run the case.
\nPerez is already facing the most disturbing investigation of his career, when Willow drops a bombshell that will change his life.
Thin Air is the sixth book in Ann Cleeves\' Shetland series - now a major BBC One drama starring Douglas Henshall as detective Jimmy Perez, Shetland.\nA group of old university friends leave the bright lights of London and travel to Unst, Shetland\'s most northerly island, to celebrate the marriage of one of their friends to a Shetlander.
But late on the night of the wedding party, one of them, Eleanor, disappears - apparently into thin air. It\'s mid-summer, a time of light nights and unexpected mists.
The following day, Eleanor\'s friend Polly receives an email. It appears to be a suicide note, saying she\'ll never be found alive.
And then Eleanor\'s body is discovered, lying in a small loch close to the cliff edge.\nDetectives Jimmy Perez and Willow Reeves are dispatched to Unst to.
In May 1937 a man in his early thirties waits by the lift of a Leningrad apartment block. He waits all through the night, expecting to be taken away to the Big House. Any celebrity he has known in the previous decade is no use to him now. And few who are taken to the Big House ever return.
The 2008 novel Night Music by Jojo Moyes, the bestselling author of Me Before You and two-time winner of the RNA Novel of the Year award.\nIsabel Delancey has always taken her gifted life for granted.
But when her husband dies suddenly, leaving her with a mountain of debt, she and her two children are forced to abandon their home and move to a crumbling pile in the country.\nWith the house falling down around them, and the last of her savings fast disappearing, Isabel turns to her neighbours, not knowing that her mere presence there has stirred up long-standing obsessions.
\nAs she fights to make her house a home, passions and lives collide. Isabel will discover an instinct for survival she never knew she had - and that a heart can play a new song .
`I was blown away. The Girlfriend is the most marvellous psychological thriller .
\' - Jilly CooperThe Number One bestselling debut thriller from Michelle Frances.She loves your son.
She wants your life. How far would you go to protect your son?Laura has it all.
A successful career, a long marriage to a rich husband, and a twenty-three year-old son, Daniel, who is kind, handsome, and talented. Then Daniel meets Cherry.
Cherry is young, beautiful and smart but hasn\'t led Laura\'s golden life. And she wants it.
When tragedy strikes, a decision is made and a lie is told. A lie so terrible it changes their lives forever .
The Girlfriend by Michelle Frances is a gripping and chilling debut psychological thriller - the story of a mother, a son, his girlfriend and an unforgivable lie.
Now a major BBC drama: The Strike series A gripping, elegant mystery steeped in the atmosphere of London - from the hushed streets of Mayfair to the backstreet pubs of the East End to the bustle of Soho - The Cuckoo\'s Calling is a remarkable book. Introducing Cormoran Strike, this is the acclaimed first crime novel by J.
K. Rowling, writing under the pseudonym Robert Galbraith.
When a troubled model falls to her death from a snow-covered Mayfair balcony, it is assumed that she has committed suicide. However, her brother has his doubts, and calls in private investigator Cormoran Strike to look into the case.
Strike is a war veteran - wounded both physically and psychologically - and his life is in disarray. The case gives him a financial lifeline, but it comes at a personal cost: the more.
The fourth book in this award-winning and phenomenally bestselling series, rejacketed in the brand new \"Signature\" livery.\nThe summer holidays are dragging on and Harry Potter can\'t wait for the start of the school year.
It is his fourth year at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry and there are spells to be learnt and (unluckily) Potions and Divination lessons to be attended. But Harry needs to be on his guard at all times - his worst enemy is preparing a terrible fate for him.
\nWith characteristic wit, fast-paced humour and marvellous emotional depth, J.K.
Rowling has proved herself yet again to be a master storyteller.
Triple is the story of the most successful espionage coup - and best-kept secret - of this century. This taut espionage thriller comes from master of the genre, Ken Follett.
\nA Frightening Discovery\n1968. The fledgling nation of Israel is threatened when the intelligence services find out that Egypt is only months away from developing nuclear weapons.
An untimely end awaits the young nation unless a source of uranium for Israeli bombs can be obtained in complete secrecy. Impossible, of course, unless someone as improbable as the plan can be found to steal it.
\nA Daring Mission\nWorking alone, Israeli agent Nat Dickstein concocts an ingenious scenario for the biggest, and quietest, hijacking in history. A task made all the more difficult by the factions trying to stop him.
Don\'t be left in the dark.\nIn the hushed aftermath of a total eclipse, Laura witnesses a brutal attack.
She and her boyfriend Kit call the police, and in that moment, four lives change forever.\nFifteen years on, Laura and Kit live in fear.
\nAnd while Laura knows she was right to speak out, she also knows that you can never see the whole picture: something is always hidden . .
. something she never could have guessed.
\n***********\n\'I\'m calling it: THIS is the book I wish I\'d written\' Clare Mackintosh, author of Let Me Lie\n\'It\'s SO good . .
. I was carrying it around the house I was so gripped\' Sarah Perry, author of The Essex Serpent\n\'A gripping, twisting, furiously clever read .
I loved it\' Ruth Ware, author of The Lying Game\n\'It\'s magnificent. Stunningly twisty plot.
An old man sits in a room, with a single door and window, a bed, a desk and a chair. Each day he awakes with no memory, unsure of whether or not he is locked into the room.
Attached to the few objects around him are one-word, hand-written labels, and on the desk is a series of vaguely familiar black-and-white photographs and four piles of paper. Then a middle-aged woman called Anna enters and talks of pills and treatment, but also of love and promises.
\nWho is this Mr Blank, and what is his fate? What does Anna represent from his past - and will he have enough time to ever make sense of the clues that arise?\nAfter the huge success of The Brooklyn Follies, his new novel sees Auster return to the metaphysical territory familiar from his enormously influential The New York Trilogy. A dark.
David Baldacci is one of the world\'s most popular, widely read storytellers. In his blockbuster thrillers Zero Day and The Forgotten , he enthralled readers with John Puller.
A combat veteran and special agent with the U.S.
Army, Puller is the man they call to investigate the toughest crimes facing the nation. But all his training, all his experience, all his skills will not prepare him for his newest case, one that will force him to hunt down the most formidable and brilliant prey he has ever tracked: his own brother.
\nTHE ESCAPE\nIt\'s a prison unlike any other. Military discipline rules.
Its security systems are unmatched. None of its prisoners dream of escaping.
They know it\'s impossible . .
. until now.
\nJohn Puller\'s older brother, Robert, was convicted of treason and national.
One of Sidney Sheldon\'s most popular and bestselling titles, now available as an ebook.\nThe daughter of a rich and powerful father, Elizabeth Roffe is young, beautiful - and sole heir to a billion dollar fortune.
\nThen tragedy strikes. Her father is killed in a freak accident and Elizabeth must take command of his mighty global empire, the pharmaceutical company Roffe and Sons.
It makes Elizabeth the richest girl in the world. But someone, somewhere, is determined that she must die.
\nFrom the backstreets of Istanbul to the upmarket offices of New York, Bloodline is a hypnotic tale of love and ambition, danger, intrigue and death.
This is where the dragons went. They lie.
not dead, not asleep, but.
And although the space they occupy isn\'t like normal space, nevertheless they are packed in tightly. They could put you in mind of a can of sardines, if you thought sardines were huge and scaly.
And presumably, somewhere, there\'s a key.
. \nGuards! Guards! is the 8th Discworld novel - and after this, dragons will never be the same again!.
Jailbird takes us into a fractured and comic, pure Vonnegut world of high crimes and misdemeanors in government - and in the heart. This wry tale follows bumbling bureaucrat Walter F. Starbuck from Harvard to the Nixon White House to the penitentiary as Watergate\'s least known co-conspirator. But the humor turns dark when Vonnegut shines his spotlight on the cold hearts and calculated greed of the mighty, giving a razor-sharp edge to an unforgettable portrait of power and politics in our times.