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  • Elizabeth Noble Collection - 5 Books - Collection - 9781405928076 - Elizabeth Noble
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    Elizabeth Noble
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    Wonderfully romantic, these five books from bestselling author Elizabeth Noble will make you laugh and cry. Full of emotion, the books are available for a simply unbelievable Book People price.

    Each separate story is equally compelling and sure to tug at your heartstrings. Elizabeth's debut, Things I Want My Daughters to Know finds Barbara having to say a final farewell to all four of her daughters. But how can she find the words? And how can she leave them when they all have so much growing up to do? She decides on writing each vastly different daughter a letter - giving her the chance to express the hopes, dears, dreams and secrets she couldn't always voice...

    The Girl Next Door looks at the dreams, heartbreak and desires hidden behind the closed doors of one apartment building in New York's Upper East Side; The Reading Group focuses on two best friends who can't quite admit that they're in loveless marriages; The Friendship Test finds a group of college friends trying to fix their bond 20 years after their studies when tragedy strikes; and Alphabet Weekends is a rom-com that finds Tom finally letting his lifelong crush how he feels through a series of activities - in alphabetical order.
  • Maureen Lee Collection - 5 Books - Collection - 9781407250489 - Maureen Lee
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    Take a trip back in time to Liverpool during and after the Second World War with these five books from acclaimed author Maureen Lee.

    Put Out the Fires takes you to Pearl Street near Liverpool's docks, where families are struggling to cope the best they can...; The House by Princes Park follows the life of Ruby O'Hagan - the product of an affair between a nurse and injured American soldier - as she grows up in an orphanage and runs away with a farmworker before ending up alone and homeless; and The Leaving of Liverpool is the tale of two sisters and one heartbreaking mistake that meant they had to live a lifetime apart.

    The September Girls finds two very different women giving birth to daughters in the same house on a stormy September night in 1920. They're enemies at first but this blossoms into a beautiful friendship as their troubles unite them.... Nineteen years later, their daughters are thrown together when they enlist and find themselves stationed in Malta.

    Through the Storm looks at the effect the war has had on Pearl Street. Houses are now rubble and most people have lost family and friends. While sisters Eileen and Sheila share the anxious burden of absent husbands, others are excited by the freedom the conflict has brought.
  • Carole Matthews Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9780751565393
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    A Sunday Times bestselling author, Carole Matthews writes stories that will put a smile on the face of any fan of romantic fiction.

    In With or Without You, Lyssa decides to get over a break-up by taking a trekking tip in Nepal... but it never appeared to her she might fall in love while out there. Should she come home?

    All You Need is Love follows single mum Sally as she sets upon improving things for herself and for her son Charlie. She meets the charming Spencer Knight and is everything a woman could wish for but is he as good as he seems? Or does her hapless ex Johnny still hold the key to her heart.

    Finally, A Place to Call Home finds Ayesha and her daughter leaving a life of pain behind in search of a fresh start. Former pop star Hayden is now living his life out of the spotlight and has opened up his home to two people - professional dancer Crystal and ill-tempered Joy, who has a soft spot for waifs and strays. When Crystal asks Hayden if Ayesha and Sabina can stay with them, he reluctantly agrees and he and Ayesha soon form an unlikely bond...

    This collection is full of uplifting, emotional and witty stories in the vein of Marian Keyes. The strikingly illustrated jackets make them a joy to look at, too.
  • Romantic Fiction Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9781471157400
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    Perfect for anyone who loves romance, these three books are full of fronthy relationships and escapism. Including the bestselling RSVP, the hilarious romp The Nearly-weds and the feel-good Thirteen Weddings, it's a wonderful collection to add to any romance fan's bookshelf.

    Warm and sophisticated, Helen Warner's RSVP tells the story of four women, one wedding and a day they'll never forget. Anna has been invited to the 'love-of-her-life' and ex-boyfriend Toby's wedding. Will it give her a sense of closure or will it reopen old wounds?

    Jane Costello's The Nearly-weds will take you to Boston to meet Zoe Moore - a warm and loving woman who moved to the States after being cruelly ditched at the altar. Will she find happiness in her new home?

    Thirteen Weddings follows Bronte who had an amazing one-night stand with Alex around a year ago. Now working at a picture desk for a glossy magazine, she's shocked to recognise him as her new colleague - and now he's engaged... but the spark still remains.
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    Jackie Collins
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    The sadly missed author Jackie Collins' final book is full of the spark, sensation and sauciness that made her so beloved around the world. Focusing on the legendary Santangelo family, it's not long until scandal hits again...

    There's a vicious hit, a vengeful enemy, a drug-addled Colombian club owner and an Italian family obsessed with sex. And Lucky Santangelo has her hands full having to deal with it all.

    There are also plenty of problems in Lucky's own family: her teenage daughter Max is making a name for herself as a model in Europe, while son Bobby is being set up for a murder he didn't commit. Luckily, Lucky and husband Lennie have the nous to make sure the Santangelos always come out on top, no matter what the consequences.

    A mob story full of love, passion, revenge and plenty of shocks, this is gloriously addictive.
  • Cathy Woodman Collection - 6 Books - Collection - 9780099586371 - Cathy Woodman
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    Cathy Woodman
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    Cathy Woodman writes stories about a vet's life in the country that are sure to appeal to fans of Katie Fforde, James Herriot and Jill Mansell.

    Throughout this great value 6-book collection, you will meet some of her lovable characters including the city vet Maz Harewood, recently single Jennie Copeland and the characters they come across during their trials and tribulations.

    Heart-warming and ideal for dipping into, these are charming books full of romance and country manners.

  • Nora Roberts Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9780263000443 - Nora Roberts
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    Nora Roberts
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    One of the most popular authors of romantic fiction around, each of these books from Nora Roberts will add some sparkle and romance to your reading.

    Catching Snowflakes tells the story of Mitch Dempsey as he falls in love with a shy single mum who has moved in upstairs, and also the unlikely bond that forms between headstrong Pandora McVie and Michael Donohue... childhood 'friends' who have never got along!

    The Return of Rafe MacKade finds the bad boy returning to his hometown in Maryland... Still as charismatic as ever, he forms a relationship with the reserved antiques dealer Reagan Jones - much to her surprise! Considering Kate has Kate Stanislaki Kimball turning her back on glamour and fame to start a new life running a new dance school in a beautiful, dilapidated building - but she's having no luck in her romantic pursuit of the annoyingly intriguing contractor who is carrying out the renovation...

  • LITA
    Penny Vincenzi
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    Love in the Afternoon and Other Delights is a fabulous collection of ten must-read short stories and an array of entertaining essays from the talented and ever-popular author and journalist Penny Vincenzi.

    Sharing her thoughts on a huge range of subjects that will appeal to every 21st century female, from love and relationships, to work and families, this stunning collection is teaming with memorable characters, plenty of glamour, teary moments, and everything in between.

    Highly addictive reading!
  • Country Girls Trilogy - 3 Books - Collection - 9781407247311 - Edna O'Brien
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    Edna O'Brien
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    Certain to make you laugh and cry in equal measure, Edna O'Brien's Country Girls trilogy is an acclaimed tragicomedy from an author described as 'Ireland's greatest female writer'.

    Following Caithleen Brady and her friend Baba on their journey from impending womanhood in the early 1960s right through to the conclusion of their married lives, these books cover an iconic time and focus on the loves and lives of two inseparable friends.

    With all three books available for less than the RRP of just one, this is a must-have collection for any fan of romantic fiction!
  • HREE
    Jill Mansell
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    Jill Mansell, the brilliant bestselling author of The One You Really Want, returns with Three Amazing Things About You - a poignant tear-jerking romance about a young woman who needs to find love before time runs out...

    Hallie is in love but the man she's fallen for is seriously out of bounds. With not long left to live, none of her friends are willing to help her quest either. Meanwhile, Flo likes Zander but his scary sister won't be amused if they even become friends... Tasha's new boyfriend is the adventurous type and she worries something will soon go wrong! As the three stories interlink, Hallie ends up finding a donor for new lungs - but whose are they?

    Sure to appeal to fans of Jojo Moyes, Erica James and Adele Parks, the book is sure to make readers seize life with both hands. We highly recommend any fan of romantic fiction check it out.
  • TSWI
    Adele Parks
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    Emotionally powerful and stunningly written, The State We're In delves straight into the heart of the dilemmas faced in adult life. What are the odds of the person you're sat next to on a London to Chicago flight being the one who's going to change your life forever? She's a soul mate-searching, life-long optimist, he's a cruel cynic whose past has made him trust no-one. Is their time together on an Atlantic flight all it takes to discover what each of them really needs? And it's only when they touch down that their journey truly begins... Full of emotion, a tell-it-like-it-is style, thorny issues and real characters, this is Adele Park at her very best.
  • Miranda Dickinson Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9780007945085 - Miranda Dickinson
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    Full of love and sparkle, these romantic fiction books are sure to make any reader feel warm and fuzzy. Miranda Dickinson knows just how to write stories that will delight and entertain, and her novels will appeal to fans of Sophie Kinsella, Jill Mansell and Harriet Evans.

    Welcome to My World is all about a travel agent who longs to travel and an intrepid explorer who just wants to find a place to call home... It Started With a Kiss follows wedding band singer Romily Parker as she heads on a yearlong quest to find the man of her dreams - but could true love be closer than she thinks? Dickinson's debut Fairytale of New York is also a fine read - Rosie Duncan moved to Manhattan six years ago to fix a broken heart but now a chance meeting changes everything...

    A three-book set from Miranda Dickinson that is just perfect for curling up with!
  • Daughters of Mannerling Collection - 6 Books - Collection - 9781472116888 - M. C. Beaton
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    The Book People's customers have been entertained by M. C. Beaton's murder mystery novels for many years and have grown to love the likes of Hamish Macbeth and Agatha Raisin. In this collection, she turns her attention to regency romance.

    Told with her trademark wit and candour, scandal and intrigue follow the Beverley family around after their father loses their fortune, including their family mansion Mannerling. The eldest daughter, Isabella, is chosen to court the bachelor who won the house, but Irish rake Lord Fitzpatrick is also determined to win her affections...

    This collection contains books 1 to 6 in M. C. Beaton's Daughters of Mannerling series.

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    Adele Parks
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    Book People favourite Adele Parks returns with If You Go Away, a story set around the outbreak of World War I that combines glamorous debutantes with themes of heartbreak and discovering just what it is that is really worth fighting for...

    Young debutante Vivian has been hurried into a pedestrian marriage to cover up a scandal, but when her husband enlists on their wedding day she is left with no choice but to take up the management and running of his estate - despite her lack of experience in this field...

    Meanwhile, young playwright Howard has rushed to the front to see the horrors of war for himself - and to observe both the best and worst of humanity. When conscription becomes law in 1916, he steadfastly refuses to join the ranks and becomes one of the most notorious conscientious objectors of all time...

    Handsome, famous and seen as a threat to the government, he narrowly escapes a death sentence and agrees to work on Vivian's farm - when the two meet, they quickly form a bond...

    This is a lovely slice of historical romance!
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    Jodi Picoult
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    A popular author of intelligent and contemporary fiction that discusses the power of love, Jodi Picoult is a favourite with many of our customers and new novel Leaving Time will be another fine addition to the bookshelf of any fan of romantic fiction.

    Jenna Metcalf was with her mother on the night she disappeared in mysterious circumstances but can remember nothing. That was over ten years ago, but Jenna still rereads her mother's journals in the hope of finding some answers. Eventually, she decides enough is enough and hires a private detective - and a psychic...

    Jenna knows her mother loves her and that she would never have left her - and she won't rest until she finds out what happened. Could it have something to do with her scientific research into elephants?

    A gripping, compelling and emotional mystery about one young girl's quest for the truth.
  • Penelope Lively Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9780241976210 - Penelope Lively
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    A three-book collection full of intelligent writing and compelling plots from the Man Booker Prize-winning author of Moon Tiger, Spiderweb and Heat Wave Penelope Lively.

    The Photograph is the heartbreaking story of Glyn Peters. While looking through his old photographs, he finds a picture of his wife Kath holding hands with another man and he needs answers. Who took the photo? When was it taken? Did Kath want him to find it? As he digs deeper into this mystery, Glen's past and present slips away...

    Making It Up is a fascinating blend of fiction and moments from Penelope's own life that asks 'What if?' Examining alternate destinies, choices and moments, it covers key life events including what would have happened if she'd become pregnant at 18 and what if she married someone else or had decided to live abroad... it's captivating from start to finish.

    How It All Began shows how one random event can cause marriages to fracture and heal themselves, unlikely lovers to form a bond and opportunities to appear and disappear. It's a funny, sympathetic and thought-provoking look at human nature and personal relationships.
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    Gervase Phinn
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    Back with the fourth book in his funny and warm Little Village School series, bestselling author Gervase Phinn's A Lesson in Love brings readers back to Barton-in-the-Dale to rejoin some truly memorable characters.

    Everyone can see that Ashley and Emmet are made for each other, they just need to admit it to themselves. But while romance blossoms one side of the village, things are different for an angry young boy who struggles to believe in love following a tragedy. Meanwhile, an eccentric teacher joins the staff and a new vicar stirs up some trouble...

    Full of the gossip, love, laughter and friendship that makes the Little Village School series so enjoyable, A Lesson in Love is an endearing, warm-hearted and hilarious follow-up to The School Inspector Calls.
  • Dodie Smith Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9781780336633 - Dodie Smith
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    The Dodie Smith set brings together three fantastic stories from the author of I Capture the Castle and 101 Dalmations. Set against the backdrop of a London theatre world, It Ends with Revelations is an unconventional love story in which loyalty may prove more important than love. The Town in Bloom finds a young Lancashire girl arrive in London intent on a stage career, although she has to make do with a role as theatre secretary. When she does have the chance to act, she makes an unforgettable impression, but not the one she'd hopes. She soon falls in love for the first time. The New Moon with the Old is an unusual novel about a family full of eclectic characters. When the widower father Rupert flees the country under the threat of prosecution for fraud, he asks new secretary-housekeeper to not only break the news to the family, but also look after them.

  • Daphne du Maurier Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9780349008097 - Daphne du Maurier
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    One of the 20th century's most original writing talents, Daphne du Maurier's novels are never anything less than magical - and here we've collected our favourites for one unbelievable Book People price. This set includes her bestseller Rebecca, Frenchman's Creek and Jamaica Inn, perhaps one of the best historical romances ever written.

    Frenchman's Creek is a tale of adventure, set during the reign of Charles II. It is the breathtaking story of a woman searching for love, who embraces the dangerous life of a fugitive on the high seas. du Maurier's much-praised Rebecca is a gothic tale of love, murder and secrets; and Jamaica Inn is a classic story with murder, mystery and plenty of passion.

    Complete with stunning new jackets, this three-book collection will delight fiction fans who love gripping page-turners.
  • Jenny Colgan Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9780751562248 - Jenny Colgan
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    Funny, romantic and wonderfully heart-warming, Jenny Colgan provides deliciously indulgent escapism for readers looking to indulge in stories of the sweetest nature.

    Rosie thinks leaving her busy London life to sort out her elderly Aunt Lilian's sweetshop in a small country village is going to be dull in Rosie Hopkins' Sweetshop of Dreams. Boy, is she wrong! And Little Beach Street Bakery sees Polly recovering from a toxic relationship, moving to a sleepy little seaside resort in Cornwall, where she takes out her frustrations on her favourite hobby: making bread.

    The Loveliest Chocolate Shop in Paris - which also comes with mouth-watering recipes inside! - tells the story of Anna, who swaps her life in northern England for Paris, where she learns the art of chocolate making from a master chocolatier.

    Praised by the likes of Sophie Kinsella, this set demonstrates Jenny's natural ability to write warm, funny, enchanting stories and this collection sees our favourites Jenny Colgan books brought together for one delicious price.
  • Sarah Morgan Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9780263000214 - Sarah Morgan
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    From the romance experts at Mills & Boon, these three love stories from Sarah Morgan are wonderfully escapist and full of romance and sparkle - perfect holiday reading!

    Summer Kisses finds something fun showing up when Flora and Jenna are meant to be working hard at the hospital... The friends have to lay some ground rules - Flora just has to avoid kissing Connor MacNeil, while Jenna has to avoid falling in love with Dr. Ryan McKinley at all costs... Easier said than done.

    Summer Fling is also set in Glenmore, and this time it focuses on Kyla MacNeil, the heart of the community. She loves the place, but then they start interfering in her love life... Summer with Love focuses on the summer when everything changed for three very different people. An old flame reignites just as Katy is about to marry, fiercely independent Libby finds herself falling in love and Alex is unprepared when a stranger appears, with baby in tow...

  • The Survivors' Club Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9780349410166 - Mary Balogh
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    Mary Balogh
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    From New York Times bestselling author Mary Balogh, this three-book collection will sweep readers away with the magic, mystery and romance of Regency England.

    Each story is mesmerising in its own right and introduces remarkable women who, following the loss of their husbands in battle, find love in the most unlikely of places, giving them the chance of a new beginning...

    Sure to delight fans of the likes of Georgette Heyer and Amanda Quick, this set or romance books from Mary Balogh is witty, sensual, poignant and absolutely breathtaking.

    This collection contains books 1-3 in Mary Balogh's Survivors' Club series.
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    Lynda Bellingham
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    Following on from the success of her beautiful debut novel Tell Me Tomorrow, the late Lynda Bellingham's second work of fiction, The Boy I Love, is set in the heart of the theatre - a place where secrets are made and lives changed.

    It's the summer of '82, and Sally Thomas is preparing to leave her job in London to head up to Crewe for her first season as an assistant stage manager at a beautiful old theatre. Flung into a whirlwind world, Sally is forced to find her feet quickly. But as tragedy begins to gather pace in the wings, Sally needs to grow up - and fast!

    A superbly evocative novel from a much-loved figure from both stage and screen, Lynda Bellingham's The Boy I Love is simply beautiful - it may just break your heart.
  • Kathleen Tessaro Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9780007945405 - Kathleen Tessaro
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    Kathleen Tessaro
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    Focusing on the world of fashion and the fashionable, this three-book collection from Kathleen Tessaro is just perfect for fans of contemporary romantic fiction.

    In Elegance, a woman chances upon a book written by a French fashion expert in a second-hand bookshop and starts to follow its advice - soon her life is transformed and she discovers a courage in her that she never thought was possible; while The Perfume Collector sees an inheritance turning a newly married woman's life upside down...

    The final book in the set, The Debutante, is about an old shoebox full of clues that will unravel the tale of the most famous debutante of her generation.

    Three stand-alone stories that are just full of elegance, class and sophistication.