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Phaedra Patrick titles reissued

September 2021

HarperCollins has reissued Phaedra Patrick's Rise and Shine, Benedict Stone to coincide with the release of the Hallmark movie adaptation. The new cover features tie-in artwork and is being published just weeks before the movie is released on the 26th of September 2021.

Rise and Shine, Benedict Stone tells the story of Benedict Stone, a man who has settled into a complacent and predictable routine. Business at his jewelry shop has dried up; his marriage is on the rocks. His life is in desperate need of a jump start--and then a surprise arrives at his door in the form of his audacious teenage niece, Gemma. Reckless and stubborn, she invites herself into Benedict's world and turns his orderly life upside down. But she might just be exactly what he needs to get his life back on track.

The new reissued edition is out now!

Publication Day for Martyn Ford

September 2021

Martyn Ford's latest thriller, All our Darkest Secrets, is out today!

James Casper is one of the good guys. A DEA agent. A loyal husband. With his sights set on the man at the top of the city’s opioid crisis, James is about to make the biggest bust of his career.

Then his beloved wife Rosie does something terrible, and James must choose: report it—or help her. He knows how this works, and he tells himself he’s smart enough to get away with murder. But James’s worst enemy knows what they have done—and he won’t hesitate to use it to manipulate him.

James is dragged into a dark and dangerous world. As events spiral and loyalties are tested, he realizes there’s only one way out. And that is to be even more ruthless than the people he’s working for.

Whatever happens, no matter how far he falls, at least he’ll still have Rosie.

Won’t he?

Available now in ebook and paperback.

T M Logan's new thriller out in paperback

August 2021

TRUST ME by T M Logan it out today in paperback! 

Absorbing and tense, fuelled by a very real sense of jeopardy ― Adele Parks

A brilliant premise, thrillingly executed. TRUST ME grips from the very first page ― JP Delaney, Sunday Times bestselling author of The Girl Before

T.M. Logan is undoubtedly the master of the all-too-believable, it-could-happen-to-me story ― B.A. Paris --This text refers to the paperback edition.

Guilty as charge, Sandie Jones is back in the US.

August 2021

The compelling, twisty novel from international bestselling author Sandie Jones, The Guilt Trip, is out now in the US. 

They went away as friends

They came back as suspects . . .

This brilliant new title is out now in the US!

Make sure you pick up your copy from stands now! 

Newest psychological thriller from B A Paris out today in paperback

July 2021

The incrdible and gripping psychological thriller from B A Paris is out today in paperback! 

‘B A Paris is the queen of psychological thrillers and her latest does not disappoint’ My Weekly

‘This spooky thriller with excellent twists and a really fast-paced shock finale’ Heat

‘A dark family drama’ The Sun

Ninth Publication for Kerry Fisher

July 2021

Kerry Fisher's latest title, Other People's Marriages, publishes today. An emotional and thrilling family drama, this is Kerry's ninth title and is published by Bookouture. Kerry's previous titles, including The Woman I Was Before and The Silent Wife, have gone on to become bestsellers and have been published in a number of languages around the world.

Steph has spent decades building a family with her husband Mal, and putting that family first. She is the glue that holds them all together and she has convinced herself that she’s been happy… most of the time. But as she stands at her birthday party watching her husband talking about a wonderful marriage she doesn’t fully recognise, the doubts that she has been pushing down for so long begin to grow…

Out now in ebook and paperback.

Parker performs at No.1!

July 2021

John Connolly's brilliant new Charlier Parker thriller The Nameless Ones goes straight to the top this week. 

The No.1 Sunday Times Bestseller will have you on the edge of your seat. 

Five killers need to be found and punished before they can vanish into the east.

There is only one problem.

The sixth.

Grab your copy now!   

MISSING PIECES by Tim Weaver is out in paperback

July 2021

The incredible standalone thriller by Tim Weaver is out in paperback today 

 

Gripping ― Sunday Times Crime Club

Missing Pieces is an emotional and compulsive thriller which, like the David Raker series showcases Tim Weaver's trademark clever and original plotting. Rebekah is an unforgettable character that I rooted for from the very first page. Twisty, unpredictable and so gripping. That ending will stay with me for a long time. A brilliant book! -- Claire Douglas

Raw, fraught, multi-layered, and a fantastic portrayal of a strong female heroine in peril -- Gillian McAllister

Smart, pacy and completely gripping - you'll feel like you're right there in the thick of the action. A five-star thriller -- TM Logan

As gripping as anything he's written before . . . Chilling ― New

Buckle up - this is one serious pulse-pounder ― Heat

K L Slater's THE EVIDENCE out in paperback and eBook

July 2021

THE EVIDENCE by K L Slater out today! 

An utterly addictive and jaw-dropping read from bestselling author K.L. Slater about the darkness behind closed doors. If you like Gone Girl and The Girl on the Train you will LOVE The Evidence.

What everyone is saying about The Evidence:

‘A rollercoaster ride of emotions. This book is a thrilling read and I could not put it down.’Book Lovers Anon, ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

‘This book did not disappoint! The writing is incredible, the twists are always unexpected, and I am still thinking about the ending days later. Would definitely recommend!’ Goodreads reviewer, ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

‘Holy mother of all twists! K.L. Slater is the master of thrilling twists. Her books keep getting better and better… this one will blow you away… hard to beat.’ Two Girls and a Book Obsession, ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

‘One of my favourite books for this year… I loved this book with all its twists and turns!... A fantastic read that is sure to keep readers on the edge of their seat from start to finish.’ Chapter Chatter Pub, ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

‘Brilliant book… exciting, tense and full of twists and turns and a lot of shocks. Recommended!’ Goodreads reviewer, ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

TRACER by Jason Dean publishes today!

June 2021

The first book in a gripping new series by Jason Dean is out today 

TRACER 

What is a death sentence to a dead man?
He was a man with many names. Moving from country to country, changing his face constantly so as to remain in the shadows, he was nothing more than a ghost. For now, he is known simply as Korso.

A covert salvage operative, he recovers lost artefacts and items, often stolen, for rich benefactors unable to operate through normal channels. But his shadowy existence is shattered upon the arrival at his Bermuda home of the man he had hoped never to see again…

‘Unique and engaging characters woven into the fabric of a fantastic plot. Jason Dean is one to watch’ Marc Cameron, New York Times bestselling author of Tom Clancy Code of Honor

Hardback publication of I KNOW WHAT I SAW by Imran Mahmood

June 2021

The incredible new thriller from Imran Mahmood publishes today in hardback. 

I saw it. He smothered her, pressing his hands on her face. The police don't believe me, they say it's impossible – but I know what I saw.

Xander Shute - once a wealthy banker, now living on the streets - shelters for the night in an empty Mayfair flat. When he hears the occupants returning home, he scrambles to hide. Trapped in his hiding place, he hears the couple argue, and he soon finds himself witnessing a vicious murder.

How much he is willing to risk to understand the brutal truth?

'A mesmerising thriller. Don't miss this one' - T. M. Logan

'Mercilessly addictive and deeply thought-provoking' CHRIS WHITAKER


'A tense literary thriller packed with moments of pathos' SARAH VAUGHAN

The Guilt Trip publishes in eBook!

May 2021

The Guilt Trip is the compelling, twisty new novel from Reese Witherspoon Book Club author, Sandie Jones. Now out in eBook. 

They went away as friends
They came back as suspects . . .

Jack and Rachel. Noah and Paige. Will and Ali. Five friends who’ve known each other for years. And Ali, Will’s new fiancée.

To celebrate the forthcoming wedding, all three couples are having a weekend get-away together in Portugal.

It’s a chance to relax and get to know Ali a little better perhaps. A newcomer to their group, she seems perfectly nice and Will seems happy after years of bad choices. But Ali is hiding more than one secret . . .

By the end of the weekend there’ll be one dead body and five people with guilty consciences wondering if they really know each other so well after all. Because one of them has to be the killer . . .

Pick up your copy now in eBook! Paperback out 19th August! 

LEAVE THE LIGHTS ON by Egan Hughes out today

May 2021

Leave the Lights On

His DREAM house is about to become her worst NIGHTMARE

Their new 'smart home' is Joe's dream. A remote cottage where everything - from the lighting to the locks - is controlled through an app. It's the perfect blend of old-world charm and modern convenience. What better place for them to escape after all Lauren's trauma? Then 'the incidents' begin. Joe thinks Lauren is the victim of her own fevered imagination. But Lauren can't be sure. She doesn't believe in ghosts, but she also knows the past rarely stays buried. And she is haunted by one question:

Is their past finally catching up with them?

'Twisty and terrifying, LEAVE THE LIGHTS ON will keep you guessing until the end' B A Paris

'Utterly addictive' CRIME MONTHLY

Cast revealed for Imran Mahmood's upcoming TV adaptation

May 2021

BBC To Adapt Crime Novel ‘You Don’t Know Me’ With ‘The Crown’ Writer Tom Edge & ‘Mrs Wilson’ Producer Snowed-In

The BBC is remaking Imran Mahmood’s novel as a four-part drama revealing the cast today. 

The series stars stars Samuel Adewunmi, Sophie Wilde, Roger Jean Nsengiyumva, Tuwaine Barrett, Yetunde Oduwole, and Nicholas Khan 

They're joined by recent Bafta Rising Star Award winner, Bukky Bakray. 

Directed by Sarmad Masud and filmed in Birmingham, the series will ir on BBC later this year. 

New psychological thriller from K L Slater THE MARRIAGE

May 2021

A new jaw dropping psychological thriller from K L Slater 

THE MARRIAGE 

Ten years ago he killed my son. Today I married him.

Ten years ago my darling son Jesse was murdered and our perfect family was destroyed. My strong, handsome boy, so full of life, became a memory, a photo I carried with me everywhere.

But today I’m finally close to finding happiness again. My ash-blonde hair has been curled into ringlets. Carefully placed white flowers frame my delicate features. The small, drab chapel has been prettied up with white satin, and there are tiny red hearts scattered on the small table where I will soon sign the register with my new husband.

The man who killed my son.

OUT NOW 

Adult Fiction Debut for Deirdre Sullivan

May 2021

Deirdre Sullivan's debut adult fiction title, I Want to Know That I Will Be Okay, publishes today.

In this dark, glittering collection of short stories, Deirdre Sullivan explores the trauma and power that reside in women's bodies. A teenage girl tries to fit in at a party held in a haunted house, with unexpected and disastrous consequences. A mother and daughter run a thriving online business selling antique dolls, while their customers get more than they bargained for. And after a stillbirth, a young woman discovers that there is something bizarre and wondrous growing inside of her. With empathy and invention, Sullivan effortlessly blends genres in stories that are by turns strange and exquisite.

Sullivan's previous Young Adult titles include the award-winning and critically acclaimed Savage Her Reply, Perfectly Preventable Deaths and Tangleweed and Brine.

I Want to Know That I Will Be Okay is available now in paperback!

Behind Closed Doors Hits 3.5 Million Global Sales!

April 2021

B A Paris’ breakout debut novel Behind Closed Doors has now sold more than 3.5 million copies globally, according to its publisher HQ.

First published in the UK in 2016 by the HarperCollins imprint, Behind Closed Doors has sold more than a million copies across all editions in the UK alone, according to HQ's figures. Through Nielsen BookScan's TCM, it has shifted 212,417 UK copies in paperback since 2016, and it was a huge e-book seller.

New thriller from Phoebe Morgan THE WILD GIRLS

April 2021

New exhilerating psychological thriller from Phoebe Morgan out now! 

FOUR FRIENDS.
A LUXURY RETREAT.
IT’S GOING TO BE MURDER.

 

‘An exhilarating, read-in-one-sitting ride’ Louise Candlish

‘A deadly cocktail of lies, secrets, obsession’ T.M. Logan

'A heart-stopping rollercoaster of a read’ B A Paris

‘This is great. Kept me gripped!’ Jane Fallon

‘Hold your breath!’ Jane Corry

B A Paris is back with another incredible psychological thriller

April 2021

THE THERAPIST by B A Paris publishes in hardback today 

When Alice and Leo move into a newly renovated house in The Circle, a gated community of exclusive houses, it is everything they’ve dreamed of. But appearances can be deceptive…

As Alice is getting to know her neighbours, she discovers a devastating, grisly secret about her new home, and begins to feel a strong connection with Nina, the therapist who lived there before.Alice becomes obsessed with trying to piece together what happened two years before. But no one wants to talk about it. Her neighbours are keeping secrets and things are not as perfect as they seem…

The million-copy Sunday Times bestselling author B A Paris returns to her heartland of gripping psychological suspense in this powerful tale of a house that holds a shocking secret.

‘Tense and compulsive’ Louise Candlish, bestselling author of The Other Passenger

‘Suspicion, betrayal and dark secrets abound’ TM Logan, bestselling author of The Catch

‘A delicious web of lies’ Jane Corry, bestselling author of I Made a Mistake

Escape to Greece this Spring!

April 2021

After a year of staying in, it's time to head out! Escape to the idyllic Greek beaches this summer with Mandy Baggot's fabulous new romance, Staying Out For The Summer!

For NHS nurse, Lucie Burrows, it's time to put the past behind her and embrace Greek life.

As Lucie relaxes into the Greek way of life, she begins to wonder whether this lockdown might just end in a new beginning – and a new love...

Get it in eBook now

Child's Control the Chart

March 2021

Lee and Andrew Child's The Sentinel has claimed the UK Official Top 50 number one spot in its first week on sale!

The Sentinel shows that two Childs are even better than one. ― James Patterson

Jack Reacher is a wonderfully epic hero; tough, taciturn, yet vulnerable... Irresistible. People

Jack Reacher has long since earned his prominent place in the pantheon of cool, smart-talking American heroes. New York Times

Pick up your copy now! 

Secrets, mystery, friendship and more for Margaret Dickinson

March 2021

Two young women from very different backgrounds.

Thrown into a World at War.

Plunged into a life where security and discretion are paramount.

But both have secrets of their own to hide . . .

From Sunday Times Bestselling author Margaret Dickinson comes her latest saga Secrets at Bletchley Park. Don't miss this epic new story from the 'Queen of Saga's' herself!

Now out in hardback, eBook and Audio!

TRUST ME - the incredible new thriller from T M Logan out today

March 2021

Ellen was just trying to help a stranger. Giving a few minutes respite to a flustered young mother sitting opposite her on the train. A few minutes holding her baby while the woman makes an urgent call.As the train pulls into a station, Ellen is stunned to see the woman step off the train and rush away down the platform, leaving her baby behind.

Then she discovers a note in the baby's bag, three desperate lines scrawled hastily on a piece of paper:

Please protect Mia
Don't trust the police
Don't trust anyone

WHAT WOULD YOU DO?

'Absorbing and tense, fuelled by a very real sense of jeopardy' Adele Parks

'Logan is undoubtedly the master of the all-too-believable, it-could-happen-to-me story' B.A. Paris

'A brilliant premise, thrillingly executed' JP Delaney, Sunday Times bestselling author of The Girl Before

Married at first Swipe

February 2021

In the modern tech-fuelled world of dating, is it possible to find true love?

From the author of Living My Best Life comes the feel good hit of the Spring. 

Hannah lives life on the edge.  But once the adrenaline wears off, she wishes she had someone to spend the quieter moments with too. Learning that her best friend’s online dating business has taken a hit, she comes up with an idea that just might solve both of their problems...

Jess has been with her husband for twenty years. They have a stable marriage, great kids and run their own businesses. But what looks like a perfect life from the outside has its own problems within, and with her business on the brink Jess can’t help but wonder where the spark has gone in her life, and whether settling down is all it’s cracked up to be.

When Hannah embarks upon her latest scheme: finding a man using Jess’s dating app and meeting him for the first time at the altar, both women start to realise the grass isn't always greener. Can Hannah help her friend save her failing business or will Jess stop her from making what could be the biggest mistake of her life?

'A total delight. Witty and fresh - I absolutely loved it!' MILLY JOHNSON

Out now in eBook, Audio and Paperback!

Written in Blood

February 2021

No. 1 Sunday Times Bestselling author Chris Carter is back in paperback this February. Pick up a copy of the instant No.1 Bestseller now.

A serial killer who will stop at nothing…If he writes your name, it's a death sentence.

Join Detective Robert Hunter as he faces his toughest case yet. 

‘Wonderful storytelling, with a superbly drawn killer, it underlines exactly how good Carter has become’ Daily Mail

Christmas has come early with Mandy Baggot

September 2021

Settle in and get cosy with the latest festive read from Bestselling author Mandy Baggot. 

What if the one that got away came back?

Harriet isn't expecting to bump into Mack this Christmas but will it be happy holidays?

This Christmas, find out if love letters from the past can pave the way to a whole new future. 

Christmas by the Coast is out now in eBook and in PB on October 14th!

New rom-com from Sophie Cousens

September 2021

Just Haven't Met You Yet, the latest stunning rom-com from Sophie Cousens, is out today in ebook. Cousens is the author of This Time Next Year, which became a New York Times bestseller in 2020. 

Laura has built a career out of interviewing people about their epic real life love stories.

When she picks up the wrong suitcase at the airport, Laura wonders if this could be the start of something that's written in the stars.

From piano sheet-music to a battered copy of her favourite book, Laura finds in the bag evidence of everything she could hope for in a partner.

If Laura's job has taught her anything it's that when it comes to love, you can't let opportunity pass you by. Now Laura is determined to track down the owner of the suitcase, and her own happy ending.

But what if fate has other ideas?

Out now in ebook!

Pentecost and Parker out in the US!

August 2021

US fans it's finally time to get your hands on a copy of Fortune Favors the Dead in paperback! 

Not a debut to miss, Stephen Spotswood delivers thrills, chills and a wonderful new detective duo in the form of Lillian Pentecost and Willowjean Parker!

Forget Sherlock and Watson, Pentecost and Parker are on the case. 

DI Monica Kennedy book 2 from G R Halliday our in paperback today

July 2021

THREE MISTAKES. TWO MURDERS. ONE MORE VICTIM TO GO . . .

Annabelle speeds along a deserted mountain road in the Scottish Highlands, suddenly forced to swerve. The next thing she remembers is waking up in a dark, damp room.

Scott is camping in the Scottish woodlands when he hears a scream. He starts to run. Scott is never seen again.

Meanwhile DI Monica Kennedy has been called to her first Serious Crimes case in six months - a dismembered body has been found, abandoned in a dam. When another victim surfaces, Monica knows she is on the hunt for a ruthless killer; but her own dark past isn't far behind.

Pentecost and Parker in Paperback!

July 2021

Your new favourite crime solving duo, Pentecost and Parker, are back in Paperback!

Fortune Favours the Dead is the incredible debut title from Spotswood. A new take on the classic hard-boiled murder mystery.

Forget Sherlock and Watson, Pentecost and Parker are on the case.  

Out now in the UK in paperback, audio, eBook! 

US publication of THE THERAPIST by B A Paris

July 2021

The incredible THE THERAPIST by B A Paris publishes in the US in hardback today! 

A July 2021 Indie Next Pick!

 

'Tense and compulsive' Louise Candlish, author of The Other Passenger 

"Suspicion, betrayal and dark secrets abound in this tense story―all hidden just beneath the surface of a seemingly perfect suburban life."―T.M. Logan, author of The Vacation

Paperback Publication for Samantha Tonge

July 2021

Samantha Tonge's latest romance novel, Summer Secrets at Streamside Cottage, has been released in paperback today following the ebook publication earlier in the year. 

After receiving the earth-shattering news of her parents' passing, Lizzie decides it's time to unearth some family secrets and find out just who they really were... starting with Streamside Cottage. A cottage Lizzie never knew existed, in a place she's never heard of: the beautiful English village of Leafton.

As Lizzie finally begins to piece together the puzzle of her family history she realises she has to confront the truth of the past in order to face her future.

Available now in ebook and paperback!

Charlie Parker is back with a bang!

July 2021

No.1 Bestseller John Connolly is back with a bang as his new Charlie Parker thriller, The Nameless One, hits shelves in the UK! 

Five killers need to be found and punished before they can vanish into the east.  

There is only one problem.

The sixth. 

Not one to be missed, pick up yuor copy in eBook, Audio and Hardback in the UK!

Rise and Shine, Benedict Stone to become Hallmark Movie

June 2021

Phaedra Patrick's Rise and Shine, Benedict Stone, is being developed into a Hallmark Movie. 

Shooting is due to begin this month, with Tom Everett Scott cast in the role of Benedict, alongside Mía Maestro as his wife and Ella Ballentine as Gemma. The movie is set for release on the 26th of September 2021.

Rise and Shine, Benedict Stone, published by Park Row Books in the US and HQ in the UK, and previously known as Wishes Under the Willow Tree in the UK, is Phaedra’s second novel, published after the success of her bestselling debut, The Curious Charms of Arthur Pepper.

Phaedra is known for her curiously charming fiction and feel-good commercial reads about everyday people and their life journeys. Her books have been published in 24 languages and have won a number of prizes, including the French Prix des Lectrices Milady 2017

New thriller from Catherine Steadman out in hardback today!

June 2021

Catherine Steadman is back with a gripping new thriller, The Disappearing Act publishing today in hardback 

A woman has gone missing
But did she ever really exist?

Mia Eliot has travelled from London to LA for pilot season. This is her big chance to make it as an actor in Hollywood, and she is ready to do whatever it takes. At an audition she meets Emily, and what starts as a simple favour takes a dark turn when Emily goes missing and Mia is the last person to see her.

In an industry where everything is about creating illusions, how do you know what is real? And how much would you risk to find out?

'Ingenious and intriguing' BA PARIS

'I devoured this Londoner in LA story in a day’ CAROLINE KEPNES

'I loved it' TM LOGAN

'Engaging and suspenseful' NEW YORK TIMES

The Estate Debuts in the UK

June 2021

get ready for one of the summer's best debuts, The Estate. 

'Sinister and wonderfully atmospheric', Liza Costello has readers eraptured in her brilliant characters, eerie settings and breathtaking storytelling. 

There's no place like home...

And Beth hopes there never will be again....

'TO BE READ IN A SINGLE SITTING, WITH THE LIGHTS ON' JOHN CONNOLLY

'EERIE AND COMPULSIVE - ONCE I STARTED READING IT I COULDN'T STOP.' ANDREA CARTER

Get your copy in PB, eBook and audio now! 

Vicki Bradley is back with her new thriller YOUR LIFE OR MINE

May 2021

Out today! the gripping thriller YOUR LIFE OR MINE by Vicki Bradley 

There were only ever two choices - your life or mine.

Alana Loxton was part of the all-female team to take down Barratt, a notorious serial killer.
He is safely behind bars when one of the detectives goes missing.
Her disappearance, and the connection to the killer, could be a coincidence – but when her body is discovered days later, a link begins to form.
Then another detective from the team goes missing and the situation becomes horrifically clear.
Someone is picking them off one by one – and Alana’s name is next on the list . . .

 

'The procedural details in this gripping murder story have the ring of truth — but then the author is a detective in the Metropolitan Police' SUNDAY TIMES CRIME CLUB

K L Slater's THE MARRIAGE goes to Number 1 on Kindle and Audible

May 2021

THE MARRIAGE reaches the number 1 spot in both the Kindle chart and Audible charts 

 

‘WOWSER!!!... I was on the edge of my seat and couldn't put the book down!... would highly recommend it to anyone who loves thrillers.’ Booky Bethy, ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

‘Wow, wow, wow… Absolutely gripping and I read it in one sitting. Massive 5 stars and highly recommended.’ The Book Club, ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

‘I stayed up almost all night reading this book - an absolute page turner… I will definitely be reading more by this author.’ The Written Blurred, ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

‘This was a wonderfully written book and drew me in from the first chapter… Just when you think you’ve discovered an outstanding twist… BOOM… Another flies at you from a different angle!’ Goodreads reviewer, ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

‘I love it when a book keeps me guessing until the end, and this is one of those books!... The ending left me in shock!’BookReviewsandFun, ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

‘This was an absolute whirlwind of a psychological thriller! I loved it from beginning to end.’ Books Candles Cats, ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

Egan Hughes' debut shortlisted for the CWA JOHN CREASY (NEW BLOOD) DAGGER Award

May 2021

The brilliant debut from Egan Hughes, The One That Got Away, has been shortlisted for the 2021 CWA John Creasy (New Blood) Dagger Award 

'This one really pulled me in' JANE CORRY

'Tense, thrilling and full of twists and turns' ANGELA MARSONS

'A summer must-read' WOMAN'S WEEKLY

'A masterclass in storytelling' THE COURIER

'Addictive, I was gripped from the opening chapter' JO SPAIN

'Plunges the reader in and leaves them gasping for air' RACHEL EDWARDS

'Utterly addictive' CRIME MONTHLY

'Gripping' HELLO

Publication day for Dr Emma Kavanagh's HOW TO BE BROKEN

May 2021

Dr Emma Kavanagh's How To Be Broken: the advantages of falling apart publsihes today! 

The past year has been ROUGH. It has pushed so many of us right to our absolute limits.

In 2020, while it seemed that the world was falling apart, psychologist Dr Emma Kavanagh began bringing together the psychological research on the impact of trauma, what it means, and what it does for us - the good and the bad. Within the psychological literature, she found important clues about why trauma and stress are not the life sentences they sometimes seem to be, and, most importantly, how they can often lead to growth beyond the despair.

This is a book about why it's ok to struggle, why it's ok to fall apart, and why it's ok to be broken. Because, once we give ourselves permission to be broken, we can put the pieces back together. And we can come back, stronger than we were before.

Available now in eBook! 

TRUST ME by T M Logan is a top 10 bestseller!

April 2021

The intensely gripping Sunday Times bestseller, from the author of The Catch and Richard & Judy pick The Holiday.

TRUST ME by T M Logan is officially a top 10 bestseller! 

MISSING PIECES by Tim Weaver is a top 10 Sunday Times Bestseller!

April 2021

Rebekah Murphy has been missing for five months. So why is no one looking for her? . . . THE GRIPPING AND PULSE-RACING SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER

 

Missing Pieces by Tim Weaver enters the chart at no.7 after just 3 days of sales! 

Tim Weaver is back with incredible standalone novel MISSING PIECES out in hardback today

April 2021

Rebekah Murphy has been missing for five months. Why is no one looking for her?

Rebekah Murphy knows too much . . .

She knows she's alone on an abandoned island with a killer on her trail.
She knows that to get home, she must live to understand why this is happening.
She knows someone tried to kill her for a secret.

What she doesn't know is what that secret is . . .

 

'Smart, pacy and completely gripping - you'll feel like you're right there in the thick of the action. A five-star thriller' T.M. LOGAN, bestselling author of THE HOLIDAY

'Gripping' SUNDAY TIMES CRIME CLUB

'Showcases Tim Weaver's trademark clever and original plotting. Twisty, unpredictable and so gripping. That ending will stay with me for a long time. A brilliant book!' CLAIRE DOUGLAS, bestselling author of JUST LIKE THE OTHER GIRLS

Publication Day for Summer Secrets at Streamside Cottage

April 2021

Samantha Tonge's latest romance novel, Summer Secrets at Streamside Cottage, is out today in ebook!

After receiving the earth-shattering news of her parents' passing, Lizzie decides it's time to unearth some family secrets and find out just who they really were... starting with Streamside Cottage. A cottage Lizzie never knew existed, in a place she's never heard of: the beautiful English village of Leafton.

As Lizzie finally begins to piece together the puzzle of her family history she realises she has to confront the truth of the past in order to face her future.

Summer Secrets at Streamside Cottage is available now in ebook, with a paperback edition set to be published on July 8th.

Parker is back in Paperback!

April 2021

Pick up your copy of the latest in the bestselling Charlie Parker Series, The Dirty South.

It is 1997, and someone is slaughtering young black women in Burdon County, Arkansas.

But no one wants to admit it, not in the Dirty South.

“Connolly’s slam-bang thriller" is just the ticket this Spring!

Get your copy with its beautiful new paperback cover now! 

Dark Lullaby out today!

March 2021

Polly Ho-Yen’s debut adult thriller, Dark Lullaby, publishes today. Dark Lullaby is Polly’s first foray into adult publishing after having written a number of award-winning children’s book titles.

The world is suffering an infertility crisis, the last natural birth was over twenty years ago and now the only way to conceive is through a painful fertility treatment. Any children born are strictly monitored, and if you are deemed an unfit parent then your child is extracted. After witnessing so many struggling to conceive – and then keep – their babies, Kit thought she didn't want children. But then she meets Thomas and they have a baby girl, Mimi. Soon the small mistakes build up and suddenly Kit is faced with the possibility of losing her daughter, and she is forced to ask herself how far she will go to keep her family together.

Out now in paperback.
 

The Sentinel Wows in Paperback!

March 2021

Jack Reacher gets off the bus in a sleepy no-name town outside Nashville, Tennessee. He plans to grab a cup of coffee and move right along.

Not going to happen.

The town has been shut down by a cyber attack. At the centre of it all, whether
he likes it or not, is Rusty Rutherford. He's an average IT guy, but he knows more than he thinks.

As the bad guys move in on Rusty, Reacher moves in on them . . .

And now Rusty knows he's protected, he's never going to leave the big man's side.

The No.1 New York and Sunday Times Bestseller The Sentinel is now out in paperback! Be sure to grab your copy now! 

L V Matthews debut THE PRANK publishing today

March 2021

A harmless prank. A tragic outcome. Now, the joke's on them...Eleanor Greene is living a quiet life, until a chance encounter reveals a link between her father's death and an infamous reality TV show. She knows she should walk away, but the grief won't let her.At first, El just watches the man behind the show. But then she starts to follow him, and soon she has infiltrated every part of his life.

And so the dark games begin, but who's playing who?

When a body surfaces, the joke doesn't seem so funny anymore...

'Pacy, absorbing and brilliantly topical' T.M. Logan, bestselling author of The Holiday

'Clever and compelling' Phoebe Morgan, bestselling author of The Doll's House

'Smart, sly, sophisticated suspense' C.M. Ewan

Annie Murray Does it Again

February 2021

Sunday Times Bestseller Annie Murray is back with her latest novel Black Country Orphan.

This heart-warming story is a gripping read, full of drama, love and compassion. 

Lucy Butler, a young girl crippled by a cruel accident, lives with her two brothers and widowed mother, a chain-maker barely making ends meet. When tragedy strikes, the Butler family is separated and Lucy is taken in by Bertha Hipkiss, another impoverished chain maker, struggling to look after her own family.

Black Country Orphan is a moving story of the courage and strength of women that will stay with you well beyond the final page. 

Out now in eBook, Audio and Hardback. 

Paperback Publication for The Winter We Met

January 2021

Samantha Tonge’s heartwarming romance, The Winter We Met, is out today in paperback.

When charming, mysterious Nik sits next to Jess on a plane home from a Christmas toy trade fair, she never could have imagined the impact he'd have on her life. As they touch down in London, Jess is hesitant to let Nik walk away, and before she knows it, she's invited him to visit. Will a chance encounter on an aeroplane bring love to Jess's life or is this Christmas miracle too good to be true?

Previously released in ebook in October 2020, this festive read is sure to charm any reader. Available now!

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