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 Read reviewThe Love of a Bad Man,

The Love of a Bad Man,

Laura Elizabeth Woollett

The Love of a Bad Man is a collection of short stories that imagine the lives of thirteen women, all of whom were the lovers, mistresses, or wives of various 'bad' men in history. Beautifully observed, fascinating, and at times...

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HEX

HEX

Thomas Olde Heuvelt, Nancy Forest-Flier

The incredible, horrifying thriller from the Hugo-winning author of 'The Day the World Turned Upside Down', perfect for fans of Neil Gaiman, Adam Nevill and Stephen King.

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The Lie Tree

The Lie Tree

Frances Hardinge

Another deliciously creepy novel from Frances Hardinge, the award-winning author of Cuckoo Song and Fly By Night.

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The Talented Mr. Ripley

The Talented Mr. Ripley

Patricia Highsmith

Ripley wanted out. Wanted money, success - the good life. Was willing to kill for it. . . . . . . . He is struggling to stay one step ahead of his creditors when a chance acquaintance offers him a free trip to Europe. When his...

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 Read reviewMy Sister Rosa

My Sister Rosa

Justine Larbalestier

Che's little sister Rosa is smart, talented, pretty, and so good at deception that Che's convinced she must be a psychopath. She hasn't hurt anyone yet, but he's certain it's just a matter of time. And when their parents move them...

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 Read reviewThe Call

The Call

Peadar O'Guilin

The Hunger Games meets horror in this unforgettable thriller where only one thing is certain...  you will be Called.

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Fair Game

Fair Game

Steve Cannane

Based on years of interviews and research, Walkley Award-winning journalist Steve Cannane tells for the first time the fascinating story of Australia's vital involvement with this powerful, secretive and punitive cult.

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Let Me Tell You

Let Me Tell You

Shirley Jackson, Laurence Jackson Hyman

Features unpublished and uncollected stories, essays, lectures, letters and drawings.

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The Witches: Salem, 1692

The Witches: Salem, 1692

Stacy Schiff

A Pulitzer Prize-winning and bestselling historian explores one of the great mysteries of American history: the Salem witch trials

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