New moon: the official illustrated movie companion
When a mysterious package is delivered to Robin Ellacott, she is horrified to discover that it contains a woman\'s severed leg. Her boss, private detective Cormoran Strike, is less surprised but no less alarmed.
There are four people from his past.
When a troubled model falls to her death from a snow-covered Mayfair balcony, it is assumed that she has committed suicide. However, her brother has his doubts, and calls in private investigator Cormoran Strike to look into the case.
A war veteran,.
When Barry Fairbrother dies in his early forties, the town of Pagford is left in shock. Pagford is, seemingly, an English idyll, with a cobbled market square and an ancient abbey, but what lies behind the pretty facade is a town at war.
Rich at war.
\'My sister would never have killed herself.
.\' When Beatrice hears that her little sister, Tess, is missing, she returns home to London on the first flight available.
But Bee is unprepared for the terrifying truths she must face about her.
Russia, 1910. Young Valentina Ivanova charms St Petersburg\'s aristocracy with her classic Russian beauty and her talent as a pianist.
She scandalises society when she begins a romance with Jens Friis, a Danish engineer. He brings to her life a.
Just ask C. Thomas Flood.
Waking up after a fantastic night unlike anything he\'s ever experienced, he discovers that his girlfriend, Jody, is a vampire. And surprise! Now he\'s one, too.
For some couples, the whole biting-and-blood thing.
One Fifth Avenue, the Art Deco beauty towering over Manhattan’s hippest neighbourhood, is a one-of-a-kind address, the sort of building you have to earn your way into - one way or another.\nFor the women in Candace Bushnell’s stellar new novel, One..
A little knowledge can be a very dangerous thing. Innocent in the ways of the world, an ingenue when it comes to pop and fashion, the Elect of God of a small but committed Stirlingshire religious cult: Isis Whit is no ordinary teenager.
An award-winning and bestselling SF writer, Kim Stanley Robinson is widely acknowledged as one of the most exciting and visionary writers in the field. His latest novel, 2312, imagined how we would be living 300 years from now.
Now, with his new.
When Zoe Walker sees her photo in the classifieds section of a London newspaper, she is determined to find out why it\'s there. There\'s no explanation, no website, just a grainy image and a phone number.
She takes it home to her family, who.
Psychiatrist Andrew Marlowe has a perfectly ordered life - solitary, perhaps, but full of devotion to his profession and the painting hobby he loves. This order is destroyed when renowned painter Robert Oliver attacks a canvas in the National Gallery..
Late one night, exploring her father\'s library, a young woman finds an ancient book and a cache of yellowing letters addressed ominously to \'My dear and unfortunate successor\'. Her discovery plunges her into a world she never dreamed of..
The town of Bethlehem carries so many layers of meaning some ancient, some mythical, some religious that it feels like an unreal city, even to the people who call it home. Today, the city is hemmed in by a wall and surrounded by forty one Israeli..
For years Lydia Ivanova believed her father was killed by the Bolsheviks. But when she learns he is captive in Stalin-controlled Russia, the fiery-haired girl is willing to leave everything behind - even her Chinese lover, Chang An Lo.
An accessible and entertaining journey through the life, times, and work of the Bard - Enigma. Master of language.
The greatest comedian in history? The most famous writer in the world. But isn\'t he a little bit boring? \nThis is an essential.
Aged thirteen, Theo Decker, son of a devoted mother and an absent father, miraculously survives a catastrophe that otherwise tears his life apart. Alone and rudderless in New York, he is taken in by the family of a wealthy friend.
Theo is tormented by.
\'I ought to tell you at the beginning that I am not quite normal having had a violent experience at the age of nine\' Jessica Vye\'s \'violent experience\' colours her schooldays and her reaction to the world around her a..
Autumn, 1797. With Napoleon\'s forces sweeping through Europe, a young English woman travels to Paris, risking her life on a secret mission that just might end the war for good.
Mary Finch is no stranger to adventure, but even she hesitates.
Sophie and Jess Raven grow up knowing that a few little lies are necessary. You look great.
It was only a joke. He\'s just stressed.
It doesn\'t matter. Everything\'s fine.
Everybody does it, don\'t they? But what about the big lies.
On the eve of her wedding anniversary, Mary Gooch is waiting for her husband to come home, listening for his car along the dark, icy roads. As the night draws on, and he fails to appear, Mary reflects on the true nature of their marriage: the secrets,..
When a woman is burned to death in Grandal Field in Devon, it seems like a case of mistaken identity. Until DI Wesley Peterson learns of a legend involving a French woman who burned to death there in the thirteenth century.
And when he discovers that.
Louise and Rebecca, good friends since their BBC days in Belfast, work for a film company and are scouring the south of England for a suitable location to shoot a movie about Elizabeth I. As they stumble across Wooldene House, they meet Diana and..
Designed as a celebration of the film, this lavishly illustrated paperback edition is an exclusive behind-the-scenes guide featuring full-color photos of the cast, locations, and sets, as well as storyboards, interviews, details of the special..
Loved and hated in equal measure, London was for centuries the world\'s greatest city. It\'s streets, teeming with history, have always worn a variety of influences, reflecting the diverse crowds who have walked them.
It\'s citizens have.
Dave\'s mobile went - poor Cleggsy, wanting to know what the Queen was like. Incredibly nervous, Dave said.
But Sam soon put her at her ease. We have heard, it seems, every opinion on the rise of the coalition save one:.
Based on the series produced for the BBC World ServiceWho thought up paper money? How did the contraceptive pill change the face of the legal profession? Why was the horse collar as important for human progress as the steam engine? How did the humble..
The urge to tidiness seems to be rooted deep in the human psyche. Many of us feel threatened by anything that is vague, unplanned, scattered around or hard to describe.
We find comfort in having a script to rely on, a system to follow, in being able.
A little knowledge can be a very dangerous thing.
.Innocent in the ways of the world, an ingenue when it comes to pop and fashion, the Elect of God of a small but committed Stirlingshire religious cult: Isis Whit is no ordinary teenager.
I stuck my finger under the edge of the paper and jerked it under the tape. \'Shoot\' I muttered when the paper sliced my finger.
A single drop of blood oozed from the tiny cut. It all happened very quickly then.
\'Bella?\' Edward\'s soft voice came from behind me. I turned to see him spring lightly up the porch steps, his hair windblown from running.
He pulled me into his arms at once, and kissed me again. His kiss frightened me.
There was too.
In 1978, gifted student and writer Greg Roberts turned to heroin when his marriage collapsed, feeding his addiction with a string of robberies. Caught and convicted, he was given a nineteen-year sentence.
After two years, he escaped from a.
Now that Lia has found the missing pages of the Librum Maleficii et Disordinae, or the Book of Chaos, the end of the Prophecy is in sight. While Lia tries to save James from Alice\'s sinister grasp, she unlocks the prophecy\'s final mystery..
Designed as a celebration of the film, this lavishly illustrated paperback edition is an exclusive behind-the-scenes guide featuring full-colour photos of the cast, locations and sets, as well as storyboards, interviews, details of the special effects..
In Scar Tissue Anthony Kiedis, charismatic and highly articulate frontman of the Red Hot Chili Peppers, recounts his remarkable life story, and the history of the band itself. Raised in the Midwest, he moved to LA aged eleven to live with..
They were teenage sweethearts from opposite sides of the tracks - with a passion that would change their lives for ever. But life would force them apart.
Years later, the lines they had drawn between past and present are about to slip.
. Called back.
The novel begins with a play on James\'s The Ambassadors. Tom Ripley is chosen by the wealthy Herbert Greenleaf to retrieve Greenleaf\'s son, Dickie, from his overlong sojourn in Italy.
Dickie, it seems, is held captive both by the.
Ten Women Who Changed Science tells the moving stories of the physicists, biologists, chemists, astronomers and doctors who helped to shape our world with their extraordinary breakthroughs and inventions, and outlines their remarkable achievements..
Fans of The Twilight Saga will be enthralled by the riveting story of Bree Tanner, a character introduced in Eclipse, and the darker side of the newborn vampire world she inhabits. In another irresistible combination of danger, mystery and romance,..
In the Full Light of the Sun follows the fortunes of three Berliners caught up in a devastating scandal of 1930s Germany. It tells the story of Emmeline, a wayward, young art student; Julius, an anxious, middle-aged art expert; and a mysterious art..
The gripping new novel from the author of the Sunday Times top ten bestsellers, The Dry and Force of Nature. He had started to remove his clothes as logic had deserted him and his skin was cracked.
Whatever had been going through Cameron\'s mind.
TWO LIVES tells the remarkable story of Seth\'s great uncle and aunt. His great uncle Shanti left India for medical school in Berlin in the 1930s and lodged with a German Jewish family.
In the household was a daughter, Henny, who urged her mother.
\'The Southern Cross cuts through my heart instead of through the sky\' Grace Cleave is spending a weekend away from London, where she has been battling with writer\'s block. But on holiday in the north of England she feels more and more..
London, Paris and New York in the eighteenth century, as today, were places where political authority, commerce and money, art and intellectual life intersected. They straddled an Atlantic world where ships powered by nothing more than wind, currents..
At the end of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, the powerful Dark wizard Gellert Grindelwald was captured in New York with the help of Newt Scamander. But, making good on his threat, Grindelwald escapes custody and sets about gathering..
Kit doesn\'t know who his mother is. What he does know, however, is that his father, Guy, is dying of cancer.
Feeling his death is imminent, Guy gathers around him his oldest friends - or at least the friends with the most to lose by his death.
Cora is a slave on a cotton plantation in Georgia. All the slaves lead a hellish existence, but Cora has it worse than most; she is an outcast even among her fellow Africans and she is approaching womanhood, where it is clear even greater pain awaits.
he first nine months of Donald Trump\'s term were stormy, outrageous - and absolutely mesmerising. Now, thanks to his deep access to the West Wing, bestselling author Michael Wolff tells the riveting story of how Trump launched a tenure as..
Kay Scarpetta has arranged to meet an inmate at the high-security Georgia Prison for Women. The prisoner is a convicted sex offender and the mother of a vicious and diabolically brilliant killer.
Against advice, Scarpetta is determined to hear this.