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Beautiful day / by Anthony, Kate.;
Today is the day that things are going to change for Rachel Bidewell. She will walk through the doors of Clifton Avenue Care Home and start a new life. Rachel is returning to work. And as she discovers, juggling a new job, three children and an ex husband can feel like drowning. Someone needs to throw her a lifeline, but Philip doesn't seem like an obvious lifesaver.
Subjects: Love stories.; General.;
© 2014., Michael Joseph,
Available copies: 4 / Total copies: 5
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Tangled / by Chase, Emma.;
Drew Evans makes multimillion dollar business deals and seduces New York's most beautiful women with just a smile. So why has he been shuttered in his apartment for seven days, miserable and depressed? He'll tell you he has the flu, but we all know that's not really true. Katherine Brooks is brilliant, beautiful and ambitious. When Kate's hired as the new associate at Drew's father's investment banking firm, every aspect of the dashing playboy's life is thrown into a tailspin. The professional competition she brings is unnerving, his attraction to her is distracting, his failure to entice her into his bed is exasperating.
Subjects: General.;
© 2014., Simon & Schuster,
Available copies: 1 / Total copies: 1
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The missing one / by Atkins, Lucy.;
Kal McKenzie always had a tricky relationship with her mother, Elena, but when Elena dies of breast cancer, Kal is bereft. While clearing out Elena's art studio, Kal finds a drawer packed with postcards going back thirty-seven years. Each bears the same message from a stranger called Susannah Gillespie, who owns a gallery on a remote British Columbian island, a place of killer whales and storms. On impulse, Kal sets out for Spring Tide Island with her toddler, Finn, in tow. Can her mother's hidden past hold the key to their ruined relationship?
Subjects: General.;
© 2014., Quercus,
Available copies: 6 / Total copies: 7
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Tiny acts of love / by Lawrie, Lucy.;
To Cassie's horror, her overly-excited husband Jonathan has sent a grisly blow-by-blow account of her labour - plus attached photo - to everyone in her email contacts list, including her clients! Amid mood swings, post-natal hypochondria and the side effects of the fated email, who saunters into her world again but her sexy, swaggering ex-boyfriend Malkie - the one who got away. Is she strong enough to face everything her new life has to throw at her?
Subjects: General.;
© 2014., Black & White Publishing,
Available copies: 2 / Total copies: 2
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The headmaster's wife / by Greene, Thomas Christopher,1968-;
A haunting novel of obsession and betrayal, told from the perspective of a man who may have committed a horrific act of violence. Arthur Winthrop is a headmaster at an elite school. When he is arrested for an act that is incredibly out of character, he confesses to a much more serious crime.
Subjects: General.;
© 2014., Corvus,
Available copies: 3 / Total copies: 3
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The why of things / by Winthrop, Elizabeth Hartley,1979-;
As summer begins, the Jacobs arrive at their holiday home, only to find that a truck has been driven into their water-filled quarry and a man has drowned. It is an echo of another death: that of Joan and Anders' eldest daughter. When details emerge of the man's identity, Eve becomes obsessed with proving that his death wasn't an accident.
Subjects: General.;
© 2014., Sceptre,
Available copies: 3 / Total copies: 4
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The tell-tale heart / by Dawson, Jill.;
Patrick, a 50-year-old professor of American Studies, drinker and womaniser, has been given six months to live. In a rural part of Cambridgeshire, a teenager dies in a motorcycle accident. When his heart is transplanted into Patrick's chest, the lives of two strangers are forever conjoined. Patrick makes a good recovery from surgery, but has the strange feeling that his old life 'won't have him'. He discovers that his donor's name was Drew Beamish, a local boy who had been expelled from school following a scandal, and becomes intensely curious, not only about Drew but what shaped him: his family and culture, the ancestor who took part in the famous Littleport riots of 1816, and the bleak yet beautiful landscape of the Fens.
Subjects: Psychological fiction.; General.;
© 2014., Sceptre,
Available copies: 1 / Total copies: 1
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The memory book / by Coleman, Rowan.;
The name of your first-born. The face of your lover. Your age. Your address. what would happen if your memory of these began to fade? Is it possible to rebuild your life? Raise a family? Fall in love again? When Claire starts to write her Memory Book, she already knows that this scrapbook of mementoes will soon be all her daughters and husband have of her. But how can she hold onto the past when her future is slipping through her fingers?
Subjects: General.;
© 2014., Ebury Press,
Available copies: 10 / Total copies: 10
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Friends and lovers / by MacInnes, Helen,1907-1985.;
David Bosworth and Penelope Lorrimer seem to have everything against them. He is a penniless Oxford undergraduate; she is the daughter of a well-to-do Edinburgh family. Nevertheless they defy the gulf between them, and the opposition they encounter draws them closer. But as the shadow of war creeps over Europe, there will be greater challenges before they can hope to be together.
Subjects: General.;
© 2014., Titan Books,
Available copies: 1 / Total copies: 1
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Remedy is none / by McIlvanney, William,1936-;
Charlie Grant is an intense young student at Glasgow University who watches his father die. Overwhelmed by the memory of this humble yet dignified death, Charlie is left to face his own fierce resentment for his adulterous mother.
Subjects: General.;
© 2014., Canongate,
Available copies: 1 / Total copies: 1
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