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Jack Reacher continues to thrill in all-new short stories
Lee Child’s collection of short stories featuring Jack Reacher, No Middle Name, provides a new insight into his iconic character. One of...
A medieval tale of pageantry, deceit and unexpected passion
Troubadour by Isolde Martyn was a delightful surprise; a medieval tale of royal pageantry, unwitting deceit and unexpected passion arising between...
Steve and Elise: Partners in crime!
The Last Dog on the Island by Steve Kelleher is a memoir about an initially reluctant handler who wound up in...
A visual feast celebrating Paris, the City of Light
I fell in love with this book the minute it arrived. From the hardback cover to the glossy and colourful pages...
'I gave my husband a kidney, but didn't foresee the outcome'
Three days before I gave my husband Deano a kidney for Christmas 2014, I received an email from a psychology...
Lola left Ireland 65 years ago, is it too late to go back?
I had two completely different, and equally adored, grandmothers. One was the epitome of a Hallmark moment, a...
The beautiful love story between Prince and the woman who knew him best
This is the story of Prince that only his wife Mayte could write. They were not together when Prince died,...
The perfect read for 'Outlander' fans who crave more...
If you pick up this book thinking that it is part of the Outlander Series you would be mistaken. As...
The WW2 ambulance drivers history forgot
Ambulance Girls by Deborah Burrows is a classic romance, lifted above the usual by fine writing and a well researched and...
A thoughtful story about the past secrets that can never stay buried
Antoine is twelve years old. His parents are divorced and he lives with his mother in Beauval, a small, backwater...
The case against sugar: Do you agree?
This is not just another ‘diet’ book; it is an intelligent, statistics-backed exposé on the perils of eating sugar. In...
Blind Spot: A photography book with a difference
My anticipation as I opened the envelope knew no bounds; at last a photography book to review. Not only...
Wimmera: A journey into the darker underbelly of rural Victoria
A first offering by a new Australian author, Wimmera by Mark Brandi is set, as its title suggests, in western...
What happens when your favourite thriller characters join forces?
Match Up (edited by Jack Reacher author Lee Child) pairs together twenty-two of your favourite crime writers in this unique short-story collection. The first...
A tense, gripping, edge-of-your-seat read
Tense, gripping, edge of your seat stuff – The Secrets She Keeps by Michael Robotham will completely engage your attention from beginning...
A police officer's harrowing battle with PTSD
Book Review: 'Life Sentence' by Simon Gillard...
Ancient secrets and mysterious murders in the charming French countryside
In this latest mouthwatering mystery, The Templars’ Last Secret, starring country policeman, Bruno, the body of a woman is found...
Craft Corner: Charming knitting patterns inspired by Jane Austen
The Best of Jane Austen Knits is a collection of charming knitting patterns and insightful essays into the world of Jane...
Saturday on the Couch... with the world's greatest sporting heroes
It’s odd, and an aspect that is mentioned in the book, that we immediately associate that term The Greatest with sport...
Join Brian Cox on a journey to the heart of the universe
A breathtaking and beautiful exploration of our planet, this groundbreaking book accompanies the BBC One TV series, providing the deepest...
Angela Lansbury lands role in classic remake of Little Women
She’s been seen on stage, and on screen, from Bedknobs and Broomsticks to Murder, She Wrote. Now 91-year-old Dame Angela...
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Health and Wellbeing: Live better at 60 and beyond
Our ten part health and wellbeing series looks at your health from all directions and provides the tips, tricks and tools to live longer, healthier and happier at 60.
Changes to home care: what you need to know
Find out what the February 2017 changes could mean for you or a loved one.