WITH MALICE EILEEN COOK
A MUST BUY MUST READ
Waking up in a hospital bed with her leg in cast, the last six weeks of jill’s life are a complete blank.
All she knows is what she’s been told while in Italy on a school trip she was involved in a fatal accident and had to be jetted home to receive intensive care. Care that involves a lawyer. And a press team.
Because maybe the accident wasn’t just an accident.
With Malice is a must buy must read. It is one of the best books that I have read in long time. A brilliant author who writes such interesting fiction novels. With Malice is about a girl named Jill who wakes up in hospital. Jill had a car crash in Italy on school trip. Her best friend Simone was dead. The Italian police has Jill’s Evidence files. A chilling psychological thriller.
Taken from Italian Police Evidence Files
Every time I talk to you it just ends up in a fight. I never should have slapped you last night, But you never should have said that stuff about Nico either. Don’t you get that I really like him? I’m not stupid-it’s not that I think he and I are going to run away together or something, but I really, really like him. Can’t you be happy for me? You acted like you wanted us to get together, but once we did, it’s like you can’t stand it. I know Nico isn’t likely a forever thing-but I thought you were. We always talked about how someday after college we’d move to New York together and how we’d be in each other’s weddings and work it out so we could have kids at the same time and they could grow up as besties too. And I get that, now that we’re closer to graduation, it starts feeling like this is all just a stupid daydream or something, that we might not even live in the same place-but that freaks me out. I can’t imagine my life without you in it.
I’m thinking we need
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Published by Hot keys 9th June 2016
LIE WITH ME SABINE DURRANT
It starts with a lie. The kind we’ve all told – to an acquaintance we can’t quite place but don’t want to admit to forgetting. The life story, embellished that smug, happily married lawyer with the kids and the lovely home.
And then, somehow, you’re having dinner at their house, and accepting an invitation to join them on holiday. It’s what you secretly always dreamed of the perfect relationship the better life.
And by the time you’re trapped in their world sweating in the relentless Greek sun, burning to escape the tension all around you – by the time you start to realise that, however painful the truth might be, it’s the lies that cause the real damage…well, by then, it could just be too late.
I did not get in to this book, however at a later stage I will try again.
Published July 2016 by Mullholand books.
SPARE ME THE TRUTH C J CARVER
Dan Forrester, piecing his life back together after the tragic death of his son, is approached in a supermarket by a woman who tells him everything he remembers about his life – and his son – is a lie. Grace Reavey, stricken by grief, is accosted at her mother’s funeral. The threat is simple: pay the staggering sum her mother allegedly owed, or lose everything. Lucy Davies has been forced from the Met by her own maverick behaviour. Desperate to prove herself in her new rural post, she’s on the hunt for a killer – but this is no small town criminal. Plunged into a conspiracy that will test each of them to their limits, these three strangers are brought together in their hunt for the truth, whatever it costs. And as their respective investigations become further and further entwined, it becomes clear that at the centre of this tangled web is a threat more explosive than any of them could have imagined. Spare Me The Truth is the gripping new thriller by the multi-awarding winning C.J. Carver.
Published by Zaffre
THE COMFORT OF OTHERS KAY LANGDALE
Minnie has always lived with her sister Clara in her family’s beautiful, grand, yet increasingly dilapidated house Rosemount. Now in her seventies, she finds herself looking back to a life that has been shrouded with sorrow, and a painful secret that she has guarded since her teens.
Eleven-year-old Max, who lives opposite Minnie on the housing estate built-in Rosemount’s grounds, has grown up happily with his single mother. But his mum has begun a new relationship and suddenly life is starting to change.
As each of them tell their stories, she via a resurrected childhood journal, him via a Dictaphone, they spot each other through their bedroom windows and slowly and hesitantly an unlikely friendship begins to form.
A friendship that might just help Max come to terms with the present and enable Minnie, finally, to lay to rest the ghosts of her past…
This is Kay Langdales sixth novel.
Sometimes friendship springs from where you least expect it. A beautifully written, deeply moving yet ultimately uplifting novel about family secrets, redemption and the power of friendship.
Published by Hodder & Stoughton
WHEN SHE WAS BAD TAMMY COHEN
You See the People You Work With Everyday.
But What Can’t You See?
Amira, Sarah, Paula, Ewan and Charlie have worked together for years – they know how each one likes their coffee, whose love life is a mess, whose children keep them up at night. But their comfortable routine life is suddenly shattered when an aggressive new boss walks in ….
Now, there’s something chilling in the air.
Who secretly hates everyone?
Who is tortured by their past?
Who is capable of murder?
THE HOPE FAMILY CALENDAR MIKE GAYLE
A father. His children. And the year that changed everything.
Tom Hope is broken. Ever since his wife Laura died he hasn’t been the same man, and definitely not the same father. Luckily however, his mother-in-law Linda is there to pick up the pieces and look after his two struggling daughters, Evie and Lola.
But Tom getting arrested on the first anniversary of his wife’s death is the last straw for Linda.
In a last bid attempt to make Tom reconnect with his daughters she takes drastic action and leaves for Australia. With two fast-maturing daughters Tom has to learn how to accept his responsibilities and navigate the newly discovered world of single fatherhood – starting immediately.
With only himself to rely on, will Tom fall back into grief or finally step up and be the father his girls need?
Mike Gayle’s best-selling novels have taken his millions of readers through many life stages for modern man friendship, courtship, stag weekends, marriage, work, holidays, significant birthdays. Mike has written his emotional novel yet. How do you find the strength to carry on without the love of your life by your side?
Published June 2016 by Hodder & Stoughton