End of Watch
Hodder & Stoughton
From the author of "Mr Mercedes" and "Finders keepers".
The № 1 bestseller. ... The cell rings twice, and then his old partner in his ear . . . "I'm at the scene of what appears to be a murder-suicide . . . Come and take a look. Bring your sidekick with you."
Bill Hodges, who now runs a two-person agency called Finders Keepers with partner Holly Gibney, is intrigued by the letter Z written with a marker at the scene of the crime. As similar cases mount up, Hodges is stunned to discover the evidence points to Brady Hartsfield, the notorious 'Mercedes Killer' who they helped to convict. It should ...
If I stay
Now a major film.
Living is all about making choices. Dying is no different. ... "Just listen", Adam says with a voice that sounds like shrapnel. I open my eyes wide now. I sit up as much as I can. And I listen. "Stay", he says. Everybody has to make choices. Some might break you. For seventeen-year-old Mia, surrounded by a wonderful family, friends and a gorgeous boyfriend decisions might seem tough, but they're all about a future full of music and love, a future that's brimming with hope. But life can change in an instant.
A cold February morning... a snowy road... and suddenly all of Mia's choices are ...
The Sunday Times No. 1 Bestselling Author.
Now a TV series on Amazon Prime Video. ... If you are to survive, you must believe.
Shadow Moon has served his time. But hours before his release from prison, his beloved wife is killed in a freak accident. Dazed, he boards a plane home where he meets the enigmatic Mr Wednesday, who professes both to know Shadow and to be king of America.Together they embark on a profoundly strange road trip across the USA, encountering a kaleidoscopic cast of characters along the way. Yet all around them a storm threatens to break.
The war has already begun, an epic struggle for the very soul of America, ...
Every Exquisite Thing
Matthew Quick - author of "The Silver Linnings Playbook". ... Nanette O'Hare is an unassuming teen who has played the role of dutiful daughter, hard-working student, and star athlete for as long as she can remember. But when a beloved teacher gives her his worn copy of The Bubblegum Reaper - the mysterious, out-of-print cult-classic - the rebel within Nanette awakens.
As she befriends the reclusive author, falls in love with a young but troubled poet, and attempts to insert her true self into the world with wild abandon, Nanette learns the hard way that sometimes rebellion comes at a high price. A celebration of the self and ...
The One-in-a-Million Boy
The story of your life never starts at the beginning. Don't they teach you anything at school? So says 104-year-old Ona to the 11-year-old boy who's been sent to help her out every Saturday morning. As he refills the bird feeders and tidies the garden shed, Ona tells him about her long life, from first love to second chances. Soon shes's confessing secrets she has kept hidden for decades.
One Saturday, he doesn't show up. Ona starts to think he's not so special after all, but then his father Quinn arrives on her doorstep, determined to finish his son's good deed. The boy's mother is not so far behind. Ona is ...
Our Own Private Universe
Are you brave enough to love when it's against the rules?
From the award-winning author of "Lies We Tell Ourselves". ... Fiftheen-year-old Aki Simon already knows she's bisexual... well hypothetically at least... She just hasn't had the chance to kiss an actual, real life girl yet. so when Aki sets off on a group trip to a small Mexican town for the summer and she meets Christa - slightly-older, far-more-experienced - it seems the perfect time to make that knowledge more than hypothetical.
But it's not going to be that easy. It turns out Christa just might have a boyfriend waiting for her back home. Which ...
Cincuenta sombras de Grey
Cuando la estudiante de literatura Anastasia Steele recibe el encargo de entrevistar al exitoso y joven empresario Christian Grey, queda impresionada al encontrarse ante un hombre atractivo, seductor y tambien muy intimidante. La inexperta e inocente Ana intenta olvidarle, pero pronto comprende cuanto le desea. Grey esta atormentado por sus propios demonios y le consume la necesidad de controlarlo todo, pero a su vez se ve incapaz de resistirse a la serena belleza de Ana, a su inteligencia y a su espiritu independiente. Debe admitir que la desea, pero bajo ciertas condiciones.
Cuando la pareja por fin inicia una apasionada relacion, Ana ...
Ten - year - old Jonah can't speak. But it is time his family listened.
Selected for The BBC Radio 2 Book Club. ... Ten-year-old Jonah lives in a world of his own. He likes colours and feathers and the feel of fresh air on his skin. He dislikes sudden loud noises and any change to his daily routine. Jonah has never spoken, yet somehow he communicates better than all of the adults in his life.
Funny, heartbreaking and uplifting, "Shtum" is a novel about three generations of a family learning how to get along.
"I loved every word."
"It's a book that breaks your heart."
Stranger Than Fanfiction
In this touching novel, number one "New York Times" bestselling author Chris Colfer takes us on a journey full of laughter, tears and life-changing memories. ... Cash Carter is the youns, world famous lead actor of the television show Wiz Kids. When four fans jokingly invite him on a cross - country road trip, they are shocked by paparazzi and hounded by reporters, this unlikely crew embarks on a journey of a lifetime - but along the way they discover that the star the love has deep secrets he's been keeping. What they come to learn about the life of the mysterious person the thought the knew will teach them about the power of ...
Sharp Ends: Tales from the World of the First Law
"Sharp Ends" combines previously published, award - winning tales with exclusive new short stories. Violence explodes, treachery abounds, and the words are as deadly as the weapons in this rogue's gallery of side-shows, back-stories, and sharp endings from the world of the First Law.
The Union army may be full of bastards, but there's onlu one who thinks he can save the day single - handed when the Gurkish come calling: the incomparable Colonel Sand dan Glokta. Curnden Craw and his dozen are out to recover a mysterious item from beyond the Crinna. Only one small problem: no one seems to know what the item is. Shevedieh, ...
The Black Window
Harper Collins Publishers
The number one international bestseller.
A network of terror. A web of deceit. A deadly game of vengeance. ... Legendary spy Gabriel Allon is poised to become the chief of Israel's secret intelligence service. But on the eve of his promotion. ISIS detonate a massive bomb in the Marais district of Paris, and a desperate French government wants Gabriel to eliminate the man responsible. They call him Saladin.. He is a terrorist mastermind, whose network communicates in total secrecy, leaving Gabriel no choice but to insert an agent into the most dangerous terrorist group the world has ever known. An extraordinary young doctor, she must ...
A Boy Made of Blocks
The most uplifting novel of the year. ... A father who rediscovers love. Alex love his wife Jody, but has forgotten how to show it. He loves his son Sam, but doesn't understand him. He needs a reason to grab his future with both hands.A son who shows him how to live. Meet eight years old Sam:beautiful, surprising - and different. To him the world is a frightening mystery. But as his imagination comes to life, his family will be changed.. for good. "A Boy Made of Blocks" is a beautiful, funny and uplifting story of family and love inspired by the author's own experiences with his son.
"One of those wonderful books that ...