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Nora Roberts Collection - 3 Books (Collection)
Add some romance to your Christmas reading with this gorgeous collection of love stories from Nora Roberts. One of the most popular authors of romantic fiction around, each book will add some sparkle to your winter's evening reading.
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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 finds 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...
Together for Christmas (Hardback)
From Sunday Times bestselling author Carol Rivers, Together for Christmas is a compelling and lively tale of the lives of East Enders in First World War London.
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Britain has declared war on Germany, the nation is in turmoil and three East End orphans, even though their lives are taking them in different directions, make a promise to one another to be there for each other - no matter what. The number of casualties grows by the day, one of the orphans returns from war both mentally and physically scarred, while another uncovers a shocking discovery that will change the course of all their lives...
Ideal for fans of Katie Flynn, Annie Groves and Lily Baxter, Carol Rivers' Together for Christmas is sympathetic, gritty and brilliantly vivid - a tale of ordinary people trying to make the most of life while living in the most extraordinary of times.
Bridget Jones: Mad About the Boy (Paperback)
This is the number one bestseller. Is it morally wrong to have a blow-dry when one of your children has head lice? Is technology now the fifth element? Or is that wood? Is sleeping with someone after 2 dates and 6 weeks of texting the same as getting married after 2 meetings and 6 months of letter writing in Jane Austen's day? Pondering these, and other modern dilemmas, Bridget Jones stumbles through the challenges of single-motherhood, tweeting, texting and redisovering her sexuality in what some people rudely and outdatedly call 'middle age'. The long-awaited return of a much-loved character, Bridget Jones: Mad About the Boy is timely, tender, touching, witty, wise and bloody hilarious.
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Miranda Dickinson Collection - 3 Books (Collection)
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.
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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 during the cold winter nights!
Miss Carter's War (Hardback)
A stunning debut novel from the iconic actress and bestselling author of The Two of Us, Sheila Hancock, Miss Carter's War tells the story of one incredible woman on a mission to fight social injustice, prevent war and educate young girls.
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Britain, 1948. Against the backdrop of a nation struggling to recover from World War II, half French-half English Marguerite Carter has lost her parents and is working for the SOE. Leaving her lover and friends behind, Carter returns to England to earn a degree from Cambridge and begins a life as a teacher at a girls' grammar school.
A novel of love, war, change and enlightenment, Miss Carter's War presents to readers a powerful portrait of Britain through the life of one amazing woman!
The One Plus One (Paperback)
Number one bestseller The One Plus One is the beautiful, poignant and utterly compelling new novel by the internationally bestselling author Jojo Moyes. One eternal optimist...Jess Thomas, with two jobs and two kids and never enough money, wears flip flops in the hope of spring. And when life knocks her down she does her best to bounce right back. But no one told her it's okay to ask for help. Plus one lost stranger...Ed Nichols is the good guy gone bad. He had it all, then one stupid mistake cost him everything. Now he'll do anything to make it right. Equals a chance encounter...Ed doesn't want to save anyone and Jess doesn't want saving, but could Jess and Ed add up to something better together? Praise for The One Plus One: "A beautifully written love story I relished". (Daily Mail). "A heartbreaking, laugh-out-loud, roller coaster". (Sunday Express). "An uplifting, charming, life-affirming tale that you won't want to put down". (Heat). "Raw, funny, real and sad, this is storytelling at its best". (Marie Claire). Jojo Moyes is a novelist and a journalist. She worked at the Independent for ten years before leaving to write full time. Her previous novels have all been critically acclaimed and include The Ship of Brides, Foreign Fruit, The Last Letter From Your Lover, winner of Spring 2012's most popular Richard and Judy Book Club title Me Before You and top ten bestseller The Girl you Left Behind. She lives in Essex with her husband and their three children.
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Summer at the Lake (Paperback)
Lake Como - beautiful, enchanting, romantic...For Floriana, it is the place where the love of her life is getting married to another woman. And she's been invited to the wedding. For Esme, it is where, over 60 years ago, she fell in love for the first time. So often she's wondered what happened to the man who stole her heart - and changed the course of her life. Adam is in danger of burying himself entirely in his work after his girlfriend left him. Could a trip to Lake Como be the distraction he needs? Now it's time for each of them to understand that the past is not only another country, it can also cast haunting shadows over everyone's lives...
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Angela Thirkell Collection - 3 Books (Collection)
Perfect for fans of P. G. Wodehouse and Alexander McCall Smith, this three-book collection from Angela Thirkell is full of 1930s satirical humour that still resonates today.
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High Rising finds Laura Morland and her boisterous son heading to spend Christmas in her country home, but her wealthy friend and neighbour has a scheming new secretary whose designs on marriage could threaten the social fabric of the village... Pomfret Towers centres around a house party in a magnificent seventeenth century home that shy young Alice Barton is lucky enough to attend, while Wild Strawberries finds the pretty Mary Preson looking for a man - but not the one her mother had in mind...
The Beekeeper's Daughter (Hardback)
The Beekeeper's Daughter is a new novel, from bestselling author Santa Montefiore, that spans across two continents and two generations over 50 years. A book impossible not to fall in love with, it will appeal to fans of Victoria Hislop and Kate Morton.
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England in 1932 and Grace Hamblin, the beekeeper's daughter of the title, is growing up in a rural idyll. She knows her place and what she wants to do, but everything changes when her father dies and she finds herself alone. Well, alone except for one man who she just can't stop thinking about...
In Massachusetts in 1973, Grace's daughter Trixie Valentine has fallen for a bad boy, who is in a band that might just make it, but when tragedy strikes and she has to go back to England, he promises to rekindle their relationship - as long as she waits for him. Both mother and daughter long for love, unaware of the secrets that bind them together...
Cazalet Chronicles Collection - 5 Books (Collection)
Elizabeth Jane Howard
Perfect for fans of the TV dramatisation and BBC Radio 4 series, Elizabeth Jane Howard's Cazalets Chronicles is a thrilling yet charming five-book series of novels that follows the secrets and yearnings of the Cazalet family of Home Place, Sussex through three decades of middle-class life.
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Beginning in 1937, the Cazalets Chronicles explores the affairs, passions and ambitions with magnificent period detail and poignant observation. From pre-war 1937 through to the Fifties, the three generations of the family experience love, loss, and, ultimately, life-altering change...
Beautifully written, engrossing and championed by the likes of Hilary Mantel, Elizabeth Jane Banks' Cazalets books demonstrate her unparalleled ability to open both readers' hearts and minds. And for this unbeatable price, you can enjoy the complete saga!
Lesley Pearse, No.1 bestselling author of The Promise and Belle is back with Survivor, the story of Mariette, a born fighter. It is 1938 and headstrong eighteen-year-old Mari Carrera leaves a gossipy small town in rural New Zealand aboard the SS Rimutaka. Rather too careless with her reputation, Mari is bound for the bustling anonymity of London - but she is all too willing to be seduced by the temptations of the glittering West End. Until war comes and snatches it all away. As the Blitz rains death on London, Mari's life is blown apart. Lost and alone in the burning West End, she learns that to endure this war she must find the strength, selflessness and compassion locked within her. And soon this born survivor must risk everything - putting her life on the line for others. From internationally bestselling author, Lesley Pearse, Survivor is a story of bravery and love. "Utterly riveting, brilliant". (Closer). "Characters it is impossible not to care about". (Daily Mail). "Full of love, passion and heartbreak". (Best). Lesley Pearse's novels have sold over five million copies worldwide. Her sixteen most recent books, including Forgive Me, The Promise, and Belle are huge bestsellers and available as Penguin paperbacks. Lesley lives near Bristol and has three daughters and three grandchildren.
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Short Story Collection - 3 Books (Collection)
Perfect for fans of Victoria Hislop, Virginia Woolf and Alice Munro, our Victoria Hislop Collection is a perfect selection of short stories about the lives of women.
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Featuring no less than two centuries' worth of stunning short fiction from the world's most prolific writers, the stories of Life, Loss and Love make this a collection for every occasion.
A passionate ambassador and champion for short stories, the pieces chosen by Victoria Hislop make this three-book collection a real treasure chest of treats for fans of short fiction.
The Fortune Hunter (Paperback)
In 1875, Sisi, the Empress of Austria is the woman that every man desires and every woman envies. Beautiful, athletic and intelligent, Sisi has everything - except happiness. Bored with the stultifying etiquette of the Hapsburg Court and her dutiful but unexciting husband, Franz Joseph, Sisi comes to England to hunt. She comes looking for excitement and she finds it in the dashing form of Captain Bay Middleton, the only man in Europe who can outride her. Ten years younger than her and engaged to the rich and devoted Charlotte, Bay has everything to lose by falling for a woman who can never be his. But Bay and the Empress are as reckless as each other, and their mutual attraction is a force that cannot be denied.
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Nora Roberts Collection - 10 Books (Collection)
An unbelievable selection of novels from a New York Times Bestselling author, our 10-book Nora Roberts Collection will have the hearts romantic fiction fans swooning.
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Featuring 10 of the Book People's favourite Nora Roberts novels including Irish Hearts, California Summer and Stars, this collection of romantic fiction novels - from one of the most successful authors on the planet - demonstrates Roberts' uncanny ability to effortlessly blend sizzling, sensual storytelling and explosive suspense.
A perfect introduction to Nora Roberts for those who haven't been fortunate enough to enjoy her wonderful novels before, or for fans of her more well-known novels such as Northern Lights, High Noon or Tribute who are looking to explore some of her lesser-known titles, we can't recommend these stories strongly enough!
Colleen McCullough, author of the bestselling and internationally renowned The Thorn Birds, returns with an epic saga of love, betrayal and redemption set in 1920s Australia.
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The four Latimer sisters are famous throughout New South Wales for their ambition, beauty and wit. The sisters have always been close and been there for each other, then one day, something changes...
When they leave home to train as nurses, the Depression is casting a dark shadow over the beautiful country and the girls are forced to confront their own demons and desires as the world around them changes. Will they find the independence they all want, or will life - like love - always be bittersweet?
With real characters that will make you quiver and writing that makes the novel totally unputdownable and stunning from start to finish, Colleen McCullough's 'Australian Gone With the Wind' will not disappoint.
Georgette Heyer Collection - 6 Books (Collection)
Georgette Heyer, one of the finest historical fiction authors of all time, transports you back to Regency England with this six-book collection of romantic novels.
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Beautifully repackaged with stunning new jackets, the collection includes Faro's Daughter, Frederica, The Convenient Marriage, Regency Buck, Friday's Child and The Grand Sophy. Every book contains memorable characters, sumptuous period detail and are full of wit that brings the era to life.
From unlikely relationships to class wars and family failures, these books are sure to appeal to fans of Philippa Gregory, Mary Balogh and Loretta Chase.
Tilly Bagshawe Set - 3 Books (Collection)
Likely to appeal to fans of Jilly Cooper and Jackie Collins, Tilly Bagshawe is renowned for her sexy stories, page-turning plots and unforgettable characters. This three-book collection of contemporary romantic fiction is packed with celebrity, lust, intrigue and pure, unadulterated escapism. Widely acclaimed as the modern-day 'Queen of Chick Lit' who can count the likes of Sophie Kinsella among her fans, this collection includes the bestsellers Fame, Friends & Rivals and Scandalous.
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Spare Brides (Hardback)
Book People favourite Adele Parks has always specialised in bringing beautifully heartfelt and emotional stories to fans of contemporary romantic fiction and Spare Brides is no exception. It tells the heart-wrenching story of four damaged and beautiful women who were left to pick up the pieces of their lives in the era following the First World War.
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With so many men lost at war, it seems only wealth and beauty will secure women a husband from those men who returned, but Beatrice, tired and lonely, has neither. Ava does but is not interested in marriage, while Sarah is still grieving for her husband who she lost at war. Lydia, meanwhile should be grateful her husband's desk job kept him safe, but she thinks of him as a coward. A chance encounter between these women changes their lives forever...
Sarah Morgan Collection - 3 Books (Collection)
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!
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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 State We're In (Hardback)
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.
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Amanda Prowse Collection - 3 Books (Collection)
A talented author with a loyal following, including none other than Gok Wan, this three-book collection will introduce Book People customers to the heartbreaking world of Amanda Prowse.
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Highly emotional and very powerful, the stories will make you ask questions about human nature and what you would do in certain situations. Sure to appeal to fans of Joanna Trollope, Maeve Binchy and Dorothy Koomson, the books really are superbly written.
The bestselling What Have I Done? finds Kathryn Brooker living a seemingly perfect 2.4 children life, but things aren't quite all they seem - and Kathryn does something only a truly desperate woman could contemplate. How will she live with herself?
In Poppy Day, a knock on the door regarding her soldier husband brings Poppy's whole world crashing down, while Clover's Child finds a 1960s love affair between an East End girl and West Indian soldier leading to heartbreak.
Maureen Lee Collection - 5 Books (Collection)
We truly believe that Maureen Lee is one of the best saga writers around and this five-book collection will introduce her powerful and heartfelt stories to romance fans for a very affordable price.
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Spanning across the entire wartime era, the five books are mainly based in Liverpool, but also incorporate trips to London and the Swiss Mountains. Nothing Lasts Forever tells the tale of four very different women during one idyllic summer and how they formed the friendship of a lifetime, while Au Revoir Liverpool finds Jessica escaping her husband, the patronising Bertie, and ending up on the receiving end of his vengeful plot...
With three more books to get stuck into, every story features unforgettable characters and is sure to have you hooked from first page to last.
With the success of third novel Mad About the Boy, now is the perfect time to get reacquainted with the fabulous singleton Bridget Jones. Memorably brought to life on the big screen by Renee Zellwegger, this book contains her first two hilarious diaries and covers her memorable single years. Sure to have you laughing throughout, the diaries follow her relationship and dating woes and will strike a chord with those who find today's idea of romance all too confusing! Classic books from Helen Fielding that deserve to be returned to again and again.
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Daughters of Mannerling Collection - 6 Books (Collection)
M. C. Beaton
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.
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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...
Please note this collection contains books 1 to 6 in the Daughters of Mannerling series.