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What a rollicking doggy adventure! A Neighbourhood Watch team comprised of mutts, moggies, a skateboarding tortoise, some sleepy guinea pigs and a shy Shetland pony, headed by a crime-solving hound, makes for a highly entertaining read.

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This beautifully lyrical novel covers the lives of two families from 1927 through to the devastation following the Second World War.

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Ivo Stourton's second novel, The Book Lover's Tale, is a literary novel in every sense of the word. Matt, the narrator, is a self-styled "library consultant" and a serial adulterer, who collects women and books.

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A single mother dies leaving behind her baby; a childless couple have been through the wringer with IVF and now the adoption system. Kind and loving, surely they are the perfect match.

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Vishram Society Tower A of the Vishram Co-operative Housing Society is a crumbling apartment block in Mumbai whose inhabitants are bound together by shared memories and strict adherence to convention.

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Eye Lake tells the story of Eli who has lived in Crooked River his whole life, haunted by the disappearances of his grandfather and best friend.  

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Two decades separate the abductions of five-year-olds Joanna and Matthew. For Matthew there is still hope, but time is running out.

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This thought-provoking novel explores loneliness, identity and ageing from the point of view of a woman, widowed and alone, who returns to the small Turkish town where she honeymooned 28 years ago.

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