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January MAGNA (Hardcover)
AS TIME GOES BY Mary Higgins Clark
“The mistress of high tension” The New Yorker
Journalist Delaney Wright is on the brink of stardom when she covers a sensational murder trial for the news. She should be thrilled, yet her growing desire to locate her birth mother consumes her thoughts. And when Delaney’s friends offer to look into the mystery surrounding her birth, they uncover a shocking secret . . . On trial for murder is Betsy Grant, widow of a wealthy doctor who has Alzheimer’s. When her lawyer urges her to accept a plea bargain, Betsy refuses: she will go to trial to prove her innocence. As the trial unfolds, Delaney is convinced Betsy is not guilty and frantically tries to prove her innocence - before it’s too late.
l Thriller – 300pp – January – ISBN 978 0 7505 4507 5
“Told with pace and vigour” Daily Mail
It’s been five years since Carter Blake parted ways with top-secret government operation Winterlong. They brokered a deal at the time: he’d keep quiet about what they were doing, and in return he’d be left alone. But news that one of Blake’s old allies, a man who agreed the same deal, is dead means only one thing – something has changed and Winterlong is coming for him. Emma Faraday, newly appointed head of the secret unit, is determined to tie up loose ends. And Blake is a very loose end. He’s been evading them for years, but finally they’ve picked up his trace . . .
l Thriller – 480pp – January – ISBN 978 0 7505 4488 7
Paul Hollywood is the man of the moment in British baking. His luxurious dough recipes have been single-handedly responsible for the mass ignition of ovens across the UK since the advent of The Great British Bake Off. Admired for his straight-talking style and amazing technical knowledge, Paul’s judging partnership with Mary Berry has been described as one of television’s best ever. Descended from a line of illustrious bakers, Hollywood originally trained as a sculptor, giving him the skilful hands his viewers delight in watching. From kneading dough as a 17-year-old apprentice to his father to working as head baker at the prestigious Dorchester Hotel, his professional career is legendary.
l Non-Fiction – 270pp – January – ISBN 978 0 7505 4521 1
A sweeping, heartrending saga
Ireland, 1900. Two girls meet. They are from vastly different worlds, but will be united in friendship through loves, losses and wars. It’s the early years of the twentieth century, and Victoria Bell and Rosie Killeen are best friends. Growing up in rural Ireland’s County Mayo, their friendship is forged against the glorious backdrop of Ennismore House. However, Victoria, born of the aristocracy, and Rosie, daughter of a local farmer, both find that the disparity of their class and the simmering social tension in Ireland will push their friendship to the brink . . .
l Family Saga – 474pp – January – ISBN 978 0 7505 4510 5

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