• Catherine Alliott Collection - 5 Books - Collection - 9780718185992
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    Praised by Sophie Kinsella and Marian Keyes, Catherine Alliott's books are perfect escapism on a warm summer's evening. Here we've compiled together five of her best novels - and they're available for one unbelievable Book People price.

    A Rural Affair finds Poppy Shilling feeling a guilty sense of relief after her husband's death. For far too long, she'd lived in a loveless marriage. Now she's on her own, she throws herself into village life and everyone is taking notice, except the one man she can't take her eyes off...; One Day in May follows Hattie Carrington as she tries to escape her chequered past. But then her former lover's widow and his gorgeous younger brother arrive in town. Will she admit to what she did?

    The Wedding Day finds Annie O'Harran getting married all over again. Before the wedding, she has to get through a summer in Cornwall with her competitive sister, ex-husband and heartbroken houseguest; My Husband Next Door looks at how Ella's whirlwind marriage to artist Sebastian Montclair evolved into an unconventional set-up where they are separated in every way but distance. Just as she falls for Ludo the gardener, Sebastian decides to move on. Will Ella catch up to the secrets that really destroyed her marriage?

    Finally, Wish You Were Here finds Flora, James and their two teenage daughters enjoying the holiday of a lifetime in the south of France. However, they didn't bargain on taking in a mysterious guest and a whole heap of family baggage coming to the fore...
  • Carole Matthews Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9780751565393 - Carole Matthews
    Carole Matthews
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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 trip 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.
  • Sarah Morgan Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9780263000214 - Sarah Morgan
    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...
  • Trisha Ashley Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9780007955565 - Trisha Ashley
    Trisha Ashley
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    An author of eight consecutive Sunday Times bestsellers, Trisha Ashley's books look at the sweeter side of life and will raise a smile with anyone who loves their romantic fiction. We'd recommend them for fans of Jill Mansell and Katie Fforde.

    Every Woman for Herself is a hilarious account of post-divorce dating that talks about the huge changes that happen when someone suddenly becomes single. Charlie is back living with her father and siblings and is finding her new life a refreshing change. She's determined to get back to her first love of paining, but then a handsome and bad-tempered actor moves into the village...

    Chloe Lyon is a chocolate confectioner whose sweet treats always contain a prediction for each customer - but she can't forecast her own life so easily in Chocolate Wishes. After being jilted by rock star Raffy at the altar years ago, what will she do when he comes back to her life? Chocolate Shoes and Wedding Blues finds Tansy opening up her very own footwear store called Cinderella's Slippers, but can she find her very own Prince Charming?
  • Elizabeth Noble Collection - 5 Books - Collection - 9781405928076 - Elizabeth Noble
    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
    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.
  • Romantic Fiction Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9781471157400
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    Perfect for anyone who loves romance, these three books are full of frothy 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.
    Jojo Moyes
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    Lou Clark knows lots of things. She knows how many footsteps there are between the bus stop and home. She knows she likes working in The Buttered Bun tea shop and she knows she might not love her boyfriend Patrick. What Lou doesn't know is she's about to lose her job or that knowing what's coming is what keeps her sane. Will Traynor knows his motorcycle accident took away his desire to live. He knows everything feels very small and rather joyless now and he knows exactly how he's going to put a stop to that. What Will doesn't know is that Lou is about to burst into his world in a riot of colour. And neither of them knows they're going to change the other for all time.
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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
    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.

  • Daphne du Maurier Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9780349008097 - Daphne du Maurier
    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.
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    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
    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!
    Alexander McCall Smith
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    Beloved and bestselling author Alexander McCall Smith lends his delightful touch to the Austen classic, Emma. 'It's comfort reading at its most soothing' Independent Sometimes it takes time to discover who you really are. And for Emma Woodhouse the journey is only just beginning. After graduating, Emma returns home to Norfolk, where she plans to set up a design business. But that summer, as Emma begins to match-make various friends and neighbours, some important lessons about life and relationships await her...
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    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.
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    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?

    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.
  • 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.
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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
    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.

  • Jenny Colgan Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9780751562248 - Jenny Colgan
    Jenny Colgan
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    Jenny Colgan's stories are funny, sweet and full of observations about love and life. These three books are sheer indulgence for those who love romantic fiction.

    Little Beach Street Bakery asks the question of if sweet treats can mend broken hearts. Funny and inspirational, it follows Polly Waterford as she recovers from a terrible relationship. To save money, she moves to a sleepy seaside resort in Cornwall. Living alone above an abandoned shop, she takes out her frustrations by baking bread. As her loaves get better and better, her happiness rises and she begins to bake her way to a happier place...

    The Loveliest Chocolate Shop in Paris is a sweet tale about Anna Trent, a woman who makes the finest, smoothest and richest chocolate in the whole of Paris. A different world to the chocolate factory she worked in in the north of England, Anna works with a former sweetheart - and master chocolatier - but it's not long before things get messy...

    The last book in the collection, Welcome to Rosie Hopkins' Sweetshop of Dreams, won the RNA Romantic Novel of the Year Award and is a homage to the traditional sweet shop, friendship and childhood memories. Rosie thinks leaving the hustle and vibrancy of London to sort out her elderly aunt's sweetshop in a small country village will be dull - she's completely wrong! Lilian Hopkins spent her life running the shop, all the way through wartime and family feuds. As she struggles with the idea of closing up, she also considers the secret history hidden behind the sweet jars...
    Kitty Neale
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    **A gritty and emotional family drama, from the Sunday Times bestseller. Perfect for fans of Nadine Dorries and Katie Flynn.** You can never leave a bad man behind...Mavis Pugh has had a hard life. Despised and abused throughout her teenage years, she turned to the first man who showed her kindness. But her new husband, Alec, quickly revealed himself to be a violent bully. When Mavis escapes from Alec, she thinks the worst is behind her. Moving to a large family house with her two children is more than she ever dreamed of, and when handsome sign-writer Tommy takes an interest in her, she can't believe her luck. But Alec is far from a distant memory and, unbeknown to Mavis, he's watching her and her happy family closely. Just waiting for the right time to make his next - and final - move...
    Lesley Pearse
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    Survivor is the new novel from Lesley Pearse, the author of The Promise and Belle. It's a story about Mariette - a brave 18-year-old who leaves a gossipy town in New Zealand for the bright lights of London.

    The plan for Mari was to live in relative anonymity, but as soon as she arrives, she's tempted by the allure of the West End - and then war comes and snatches it away... Her dreams are shattered and alone in a foreign country, Mari begins to harness her inner-strength, selflessness and compassionate nature.

    A poignant and quite inspirational novel about a born-survivor who risks everything for others.