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Emma in the Night by Wendy Walker

  One night three years ago, the Tanner sisters disappeared: fifteen-year-old Cass and seventeen-year-old Emma. Three years later, Cass returns, without her sister Emma. Her story is one of kidnapping and betrayal, of a mysterious island where the two were held. But to forensic psychiatrist Dr. Abby Winter, something doesn't add up. Looking deep within… Continue reading Emma in the Night by Wendy Walker

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Body on Baker Street (A Sherlock Holmes Bookshop Mystery #2) by Vicki Delany

Gemma Doyle and Jayne Wilson are busy managing the Sherlock Holmes Bookshop and Emporium on Baker Street and adjoining Mrs. Hudson's Tea Room in anticipation of the store's upcoming book signing with the illustrious Renalta Van Markoff, author of the controversial Hudson and Holmes mystery series. But during the author Q&A session, dedicated Sherlockian Donald… Continue reading Body on Baker Street (A Sherlock Holmes Bookshop Mystery #2) by Vicki Delany

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The Library at the Edge of the World by Felicity Hayes-McCoy

Local librarian Hanna Casey is wondering where it all went wrong ... Driving her mobile library van through Finfarran's farms and villages, she tries not to think of the sophisticated London life she abandoned when she left her cheating husband. Or that she's now stuck in her crotchety mum's spare bedroom. With her daughter Jazz… Continue reading The Library at the Edge of the World by Felicity Hayes-McCoy

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Being a Witch, and Other Things I Didn’t Ask for by Sara Pascoe

When you’re fourteen and life has been nothing but hurt and disappointment, maybe it’s time to strike out on your own. But after leaving the boring village and foster home for the excitement of London, Raya finds out she’s a witch, with this annoying habit of time-travelling – by accident. And this sarcastic witch’s cat… Continue reading Being a Witch, and Other Things I Didn’t Ask for by Sara Pascoe

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Breaking by Danielle Rollins

Monsters lurk where you least expect… Charlotte has always felt ordinary compared to her two best friends at the prestigious Weston Preparatory Institute. Not enigmatic and daring like Ariel or beautiful and brilliant like Devon, Charlotte has never quite met the standards of the school—or those of her demanding mother. But with Ariel and Devon… Continue reading Breaking by Danielle Rollins

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Double Dexter (Dexter #6) by Jeff Lindsay

A witness. Such a simple concept - and yet for Dexter Morgan, the perfectly well-disguised monster, the possibility of a witness is unthinkable. But when Dexter is on a very private, very satisfying excursion one evening with a wretchedly deserving playmate, the unthinkable happens: someone sees him. Dexter is not at all pleased. As an… Continue reading Double Dexter (Dexter #6) by Jeff Lindsay