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thrillers & suspense

Rachel ABBOTT – Right Behind You
Hazel BARKWORTH – Heatstroke
Christine MANGAN – Tangerine
Carol MASON – Little White Secrets
Heidi PERKS – Now You See Her
Ode RAY – Of Magpies & Men
Helen SCARLETT – The Deception of Harriet Fleet
Lara THOMPSON – One Night, New York
A.R. TORRE – Every Last Secret
Harriet TYCE – The Lies You Told

historical fiction

Louis De BERNIERES The Dust That Falls From Dreams
Rhidian BROOK – The Aftermath
Cressida CONNOLLY – After The Party
Louise FEIN – People Like Us
Marius GABRIEL – The Parisians
Maggie RICHELL-DAVIES – The Servant
Caroline SCOTT – When I Come Home Again
Wendy WATERS – Fields of Grace
David WHARTON – Finer Things


Elizabeth BARD Lunch In Paris
Elizabeth BARD Picnic In Provence
Amy BERNSTEIN Unexpected Gifts (a novella)
Nina GEORGE – The Little Breton Bistro
Nina GEORGE – The Little Paris Bookshop
Nell GREY – Trust Me
Ella GRIFFIN – The Memory Shop
G.L. ROBINSON – The Kissing Ball (a collection of short stories)
G.L. ROBINSON – Rosemary … Too Clever To Love
G.L. ROBINSON – The Earl & The Mud-Covered Maiden (House of Hale #1)
G.L. ROBINSON – The Earl & His Lady (House of Hale #2)
G.L. ROBINSON – The Earl & The Heir (House of Hale #3)

crime & mystery

Rachael BLOK Under The Ice (DCI Jansen #1)
Rachael BLOK The Scorched Earth (DCI Jansen #2)
Jen COLLINS MOORE – Murder In The Piazza
Janice HALLETT – The Appeal
Joseph KNOX – The Sleepwalker
Alex PINE – The Christmas Killer
Mercedes ROSENDE – Crocodile Tears
L.J. ROSS – Imposter
Daisy WAUGH – In The Crypt With A Candlestick

action & adventure

Lesley KELLY – The Health of Strangers
Lesley KELLY – Songs By Dead Girls (Health of Strangers #2)
Andrew RAYMOND – Official Secrets (Novak & Mitchell #1)
Andrew RAYMOND – Capitol Secrets (Novak & Mitchell #2)
Andrew RAYMOND – Traitor Games (Novak & Mitchell #3)

magical realism & fantasy

Ben AARONOVITCH – False Value
Celia ANDERSON – The Cottage of Curiosities
Kevin ANSBRO Kinnara
Robert DINSDALE – Paris By Starlight
Laura ESQUIVEL – Like Water For Chocolate
Olga GRUSHIN – The Charmed Wife
Joanne HARRIS – The Strawberry Thief
Alix E HARROW – The Ten Thousand Doors of January
Scarlett THOMAS – The End of Mr Y
Wendy WATERS – Catch The Moon, Mary

literary fiction

Sarah CROSSAN – Here Is The Beehive
Sarah LEIPCIGER – Coming Up For Air
Haruki MURAKAMI – Killing Commendatore


Olivia WILLIAMS – The Secret Life of the Savoy

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