Leanne Kilpatrick - Smart Girls' Secrets

Smart Girls' Secrets : Finding and keeping Your Ultimate Mr Right

Tana French - Faithful Place

Year of Publication: 
2010
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Back in 1985, Frank Mackey was nineteen, growing up poor in Dublin's inner city and living crammed into a small flat with his family on Faithful Place. But he had his sights set on a lot more. He and his girl Rosie Daly were all set to run away to London together, get married, get good jobs, break away from factory work and poverty and their old lives.

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Cally Taylor - the House of Wannabe Ghosts

Cally Taylor was born in Worcester, spent her childhood guarded by soldiers in Germany (oh okay, her Dad was in the army) and has lived in Brighton for the last twelve years (the longest she's ever lived in any city). When she was eight Cally was asked what she wanted to be when she grew up. She knew she wanted to be an author but told her teacher she wanted to be Marcia from the Brady Bunch instead.

Tana French - In The Woods

Year of Publication: 
2007
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Irish author French expertly walks the line between police procedural and psychological thriller in her debut. When Katy Devlin, a 12-year-old girl from Knocknaree, a Dublin suburb, is found murdered at a local archeological dig, Det. Rob Ryan and his partner, Cassie Maddox, must probe deep into the victim's troubled family history. There are chilling similarities between the Devlin murder and the disappearance 20 years before of two children from the same neighborhood who were Ryan's best friends. Only Maddox knows Ryan was involved in the 1984 case.

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Carmen Reid - The Jewels of Manhattan

Year of Publication: 
2011
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Carmen Reid is back later this year with her latest novel The Jewels of Manhattan, which focuses on three sisters and one rather risky plan. Sadly we have until November to wait, but I'm sure it'll be worth it. Read on for the blurb...

Lee Weeks - The Trafficked

Year of Publication: 
2008
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Detective Johnny Mann is back. Missing children. An evil racket. A race against time ! Summoned to meet his boss, rebellious Detective Johnny Mann expects to be told that he is being demoted. Instead he is ordered to lead the investigation into the kidnapping of Amy Tang - the illegitimate daughter of a major player in the skin trade, CK Leung. Mann is reluctant to help - he has crossed paths with CK before- but he has no choice.

Michelle Harrison - Thirteen Treasures

Year of Publication: 
2009
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While visiting her grandmother's house, an old photograph leads Tanya to an unsolved mystery. Fifty years ago a girl vanished in the woods nearby - a girl Tanya's grandmother will not speak of. Fabian, the caretaker's son, is tormented by the girl's disappearance. His grandfather was the last person to see her alive, and has lived under suspicion ever since. Together, Tanya and Fabian decide to find the truth. But Tanya has her own secret: the ability to see fairies.

Justin Scroggie - Tic-tac Teddy Bears and Teardrop Tattoos

Year of Publication: 
2008
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Tic-tac Teddy Bears and Teardrop Tattoos: The Secrets and Signs You Miss Everyday. There is a world shrouded in secrecy that exists beyond the realms of conventional understanding. A world of coded languages, unsubstantiated rumour, incomprehensible handshakes, hidden meanings and red herrings that reveals itself only to the initiated, to the insiders, and for most of us remains tantalisingly out of reach.

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Clare Dowling - Too Close for Comfort

Year of Publication: 
2011
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Clare Dowling's new romantic comedy is guaranteed to top the bestseller charts.There's nobody like your sister when things go wrong. At least that's what Ali hopes as she flees America and a broken marriage. Emma will surely take her and her three kids in, and it'll be just like old times, right? But the last thing Emma needs right now is her sister descending upon of her. Not when she's recovering from some earth-shattering news of her own. How can she tell Ali her secret, when she can't even get her head around it herself?

Sidney Perkowitz - Slowlight

Year of Publication: 
2010
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SLOW LIGHT, Invisibility, Teleportation and Other Mysteries of Light by Sidney Perkowitz 
Slow Light is a popular treatment of today's astonishing breakthroughs in the science of light.