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Holmes and Watson, Poirot and Hastings and now Blake and Avery. This is Carter’s second novel featuring her two investigators: tortured, maverick genius Blake and his friend and the novel’s narrator the more phlegmatic, gentlemanly Avery.

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Tracey Thorn enjoyed huge success with her band “Everything but the Girl” but shocked many fans by deciding to retire from performing live. She citied the demands of her young family but in reality she had finally succumbed to stage fright.

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Working for small independent bookshop Carter & Co. in events and publicity, Tosca Tonnino enjoys her life on a small tourist island in the Pacific Northwest organising author events and having "flingettes" during the busy summer season.

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Following the recent literary craze for the lives of early 20th century celebrities, in her second novel Villa America, Klaussmann follows hotly on the footsteps of authors like Therese Anne Fowler, creating, with the help of some thorough research and undoubtable passion for her subject

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Ever felt like you stick out too much, that the world is a cruel place and that it would be better if you hid away in your burrow - sorry, bedroom? If so, meet your kindred spirit in rabbit form: Fuzz McFlops.

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Jane Hughes has been lying to everyone she knows about who she really is. As her and her three best friends embark on the trip of a lifetime to a retreat in Nepal, Jane could never know that the trip would change her for the rest of her life and leave only two of them coming back.

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Most readers can recall a time when they have had empty pockets and needed to make some money. Making money is at the heart of this light-hearted tale since the key plot device is the existence of a tontine, a collective investment arrangement whereby the last man standing gets all.

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15 year old Pearl is a member of the mysterious “Seed” cult – an isolated sect that worships Mother Nature and is led by the enigmatic but secretive Papa S. Surrounded by people she regards as her family, she doesn’t know who her mother is, nor how she came to be there.

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