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MAGNA (Hardcover)
Irish runaway. Insomniac. Functioning alcoholic . . . DC Donal Lynch is back.
Donal has been banished to the Cold Case Unit for the past six months, investigating the unsolved murders of several prostitutes. So when another woman’s body is found in North London’s red light district, Donal leaps at his chance to get back on the Murder Squad. The police suspect a serial killer at work, but Donal uncovers evidence that points to a notorious gangland boss. As the body count rises, can Donal keep his personal demons at bay long enough to convince his superiors that he’s right?
l Thriller – 432pp – November – ISBN 978 0 7505 4457 3
WOMAN OF GOD James Patterson & Maxine Paetro
The world is watching as massive crowds gather in Rome, waiting for news of a new Pope. It’s a turning point that could change the Catholic Church for ever, as one of the rumoured candidates, Brigid Fitzgerald, would be the first female Pope in history. But Brigid has made a legion of powerful enemies and is a target for all those who fear that the Church has lost its way – dangerous adversaries who won’t accept challenges to tradition. Locked in a deadly, high-stakes battle with forces determined to undermine her, Brigid must confront her enemies before she loses everything . . . including her life.
l Thriller – 372pp – November – ISBN 978 0 7505 4505 1
“A lively romance with emotional depth.” My Weekly
While her free-spirited daughter travels the world, Vivienne prepares for a lonely Christmas in Bristol, with her best friend Ellen and her ancient dog Bob. Then a letter arrives that changes everything. Vivienne’s daughter is getting married in New Zealand, and she wants her mum and Ellen by her side. But out on the rugged coast of Tutukaka, the sea sparkles, romance beckons – and Vivienne falls under the spell of another life. Will she leave everything she holds dear for a chance at happiness? Or will her daughter be the only one to fall in love this Christmas?
l General Fiction – 318pp – November – ISBN 978 0 7505 4528 0
Sunderland, 1940
Polly never dreamed she would be able to work in the shipyards like the men in her family but times are tough and her new job ends up giving her more than she ever expected when she meets enigmatic dock diver Tommy Watts. During the day, head welder Rosie teaches her fledgling flock of trainees their new trade, but at night she hides a secret life. And mother hen Gloria signs up to escape her brutal husband, but finds she cannot run from her problems. The Shipyard Girls start off as strangers – but end up forging an unbreakable bond of friendship in the most difficult times.
l Family Saga – 402pp – November – ISBN 978 0 7505 4443 6

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