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The Spring 2014 Book Club Titles are here

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A cracking list of new bestsellers to kick off 2014! Find out more about our picks and tell us what you think.

The Storyteller
Apple Tree Yard
A Commonplace Killing
The Rosie Project
The Never List
Sisterland
Longbourn
Rage Against The Dying
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    The Story Teller

    Jodi Picoult

    This book is about Sage, who has a past she wants to hide, and an old man, Josef, whom she befriends. Josef has an ancient, evil secret which concerns Sage’s own heritage and past. Can she offer Josef redemption and forgiveness, as he begs her to? This is a gripping, terrific novel – worthy of Picoult at her best…Read More

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    Apple Tree Yard

    Louise Doughty

    Happily-married, middle-aged Yvonne has a random encounter with a complete stranger while she is on a formal visit to the Houses of Parliament. Within minutes of meeting him in the cafeteria there, she is having raw, passionate sex in a secluded corner of the ancient building…Read More

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    A Commonplace Killing

    Sian Busby

    A Commonplace Killing is exactly that – a grubby, tawdry sex murder committed in immediate post-war London. The author wonderfully re-creates the shabbiness, bombed-out, rationed-to-the-hilt atmosphere of the shattered capital and the grey, pinched lives of those who had survived Hitler’s war….Read More

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    The Rosie Project

    Graeme Simsion

    Laugh-out-loud funny, this brilliant, witty, and beguiling story. Don Tillman, a scientist and geneticist, has rampant Asperger’s Syndrome – but he doesn’t know it…Read More

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    The Never List

    Koethi Zan

    Two young women are kidnapped and imprisoned in a cellar for years by a psychopathic psychiatrist who uses them, and his other victims, for sadistic experiments…Read More

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    Sisterland

    Curtis Sittenfeld

    It’s an eerie tale of identical twin sisters who share a hidden gift. They are psychic, but one has chosen to bury her powers to lead a normal family life…Read More

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    Longbourn

    Jo Baker

    Jo Baker writes utterly convincingly about the lives of servants labouring in the Longbourn of Austen’s Pride and Prejudice. ..Read More

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    Rage Against The Dying

    Becky Masterman

    Another unbelievable chilling debut thriller. What makes it different is that the heroine, Brigid Quinn, is a 59-year-old retired FBI agent with a difficult past…Read More