Tag: Family Life

Beau

Beau Remington has built a good life for himself. He’s worked hard to make his real estate company a success. He owns one of the nicest houses in town and comes from one of the most well-respected families in Paradise Valley. It’s not that he isn’t close to his family, it’s just that he’s never felt he quite belonged in the same way his brothers do. Over the last few ... »

Flavours of Love

A gripping psychological drama from the beloved Sunday Times bestselling author of That Girl From Nowhere’I’m looking for that perfect blend of flavours; the taste that used to be you.’It’s been 18 months since my husband was murdered and I’ve decided to finish writing The Flavours of Love, the cookbook he started before he died. Everyone thinks I’m coping so we... »

My Best Friend’s Girl

When Kamryn Ryn Matika gets a call from college friend Adele Del Brannon, she reluctantly heads to the hospital where Adele is dying of cancer. The two had been odd couple friends (working-class Ryn is black, posh Adele is white) while attending Leeds University, but their friendship did not survive Del’s admission of an affair with Ryn’s fiance Nate Turner, which also ended Ryn’... »

My Best Friend’s Girl

When Kamryn Ryn Matika gets a call from college friend Adele Del Brannon, she reluctantly heads to the hospital where Adele is dying of cancer. The two had been odd couple friends (working-class Ryn is black, posh Adele is white) while attending Leeds University, but their friendship did not survive Del’s admission of an affair with Ryn’s fiance Nate Turner, which also ended Ryn’... »

Anathema

When the world was young, supernatural creatures walked among mankind freely. Chaos reigned as the supernatural beings sought supremacy. The human race was nearly wiped out of the face of the earth. Dark creatures preyed on the weaker. Demons inhabited human bodies and angels fell in love with them, hence Nexi, the cursed, were born. Anathema has always seen strange things but never knew exactly w... »

The Lost Husband

Dear Libby, It occurs to me that you and your two children have been living with your mother for-Dear Lord!-two whole years, and I’m writing to see if you’d like to be rescued. The letter comes out of the blue, and just in time for Libby Moran, who-after the sudden death of her husband, Danny-went to stay with her hypercritical mother. Now her crazy Aunt Jean has offered Libby an escap... »

The World of Tomorrow

“Entertaining . . . outsized . . . A big, expressive debut.” —Wall Street Journal “As rich and raucous as the city it celebrates.” –***O., The Oprah Magazine “Admirably fearless . . . Mathews has talent in buckets.” –*New York Times Book Review* One of Entertainment Weekly’s 20 Must-Read Books of the Fall One of the New York Post‘s ... »

Night Music

The Spanish House is a hotch potch of designs, Georgian, Gothic and Moorish, as if whoever started it had simply got bored. It has long been known to locals as an architectural folly, and is now nearly derelict to boot.When its reclusive owner dies intestate the Spanish House is left to his city-dwelling niece. For Isabel, recently widowed, the house is a potential lifeline – the only hope s... »

A Thousand Splendid Suns: Khaled Hosseini (English Edition)

After 103 weeks on the New York Times bestseller list and with four million copies of The Kite Runner shipped, Khaled Hosseini returns with a beautiful, riveting, and haunting novel that confirms his place as one of the most important literary writers today. Propelled by the same superb instinct for storytelling that made The Kite Runner a beloved classic, A Thousand Splendid Suns is at once an in... »

A Thousand Splendid Suns: Khaled Hosseini (English Edition)

After 103 weeks on the New York Times bestseller list and with four million copies of The Kite Runner shipped, Khaled Hosseini returns with a beautiful, riveting, and haunting novel that confirms his place as one of the most important literary writers today. Propelled by the same superb instinct for storytelling that made The Kite Runner a beloved classic, A Thousand Splendid Suns is at once an in... »