One Word Wonders

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Like icebergs, single word titles often reveal some intriguing hidden depths.
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Driving with the lights off along America’s nefarious super highway, these six novellas capture a criminal underworld of low-lifes living high-lives and obsessive cops with personal problems.
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Hailed as the ‘start-up CEO whisperer’ venture capitalist turned executive coach Jerry Colonna blends Buddhism and Jungian theory to offer a reset button with the realisation that work can be the means by which we achieve our fullest self — we might just need to select ‘Reboot’ first.
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When a elderly priest dies in a road accident, Inspector Celcius Daly’s subsequent investigation unearths a macabre map pinned to the priest’s bedroom wall: victims, weapons, wounds, dates and, whatismore, the pattern to a thirty-year-old killing spree.
Silence, Anthony J.Quinn
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Rami and Bassam.Two men, two daughters, two states, two different colour license plates. Close together but worlds apart, two fathers separated by a border, brought together by the loss of their children. Can grief be a weapon for peace?
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Brood: the bundling of family or thinking dark thoughts? Both denotations are at play in this collection of pared-back poetic gems whose background is loss and foreground, the ordinary: poached eggs, perfume and papaya.
Brood, Kimiko Hahn
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From the archives at Belvoir Castle comes ‘Resolution’, the enthralling saga of two generations of the Marquis Of Granby’s family and a delicately rendered portrait of aristocratic, political and naval life in mid-Georgian England.
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A meditation on the state of being in-between, a memoir of writer’s block and a cultural history, ‘Limbo' is a companion for the stuck, the stationary, the stranded and the stagnant. Sometimes to move forward, we have to stand still.
Limbo, Dan Fox
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A sharply observed novel about the obscurity of our motivations, our capacity for self-delusion, and the surprising, unexpected possibilities for grace.
Spikes, Michael Griffith
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Dark secrets from decades past unravel, just as Lucas heads to New York to try and escape the ensuing drama.
Blame, Paul Read
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When their passionate affair ended she jumped at the chance to delve into the secrets of her former lover.
Obsession, Helen Hardt
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Obsession
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A gruesome killer's on the loose -— in a cursed land where anything could happen.
Shandral, Charlotte E.English
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A health-conscious teen stands up to a fast-food chain. Who will back down first?
Stuffed, Eric Walters
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When a Navy SEAL survives a drone attack meant to kill him, he winds up high on the US government's hit list.
Droned, Benjamin Lee Shipton
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In trying to stop his friend from getting plastic surgery, young Jack becomes an instant celebrity. But when a protest turns violent will his opinions change?
Plastic, Sarah Harvey
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Politics, pain, and poetry — from a unique perspective.
Graphite, Patricia Frazier
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Humour and dark truths — at the edge of the American Dream.
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Quinn can't feel pain. At all. Which is fine — until he gets hit by a car and his life begins spinning out of control.
Painless, Jamie Mayer
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When a priest confesses all you can pretty much guess his tale will be worth listening to.
Priest, Sierra Simone
Sierra Simone
Priest
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A poignant tale of connection, conviction, and how small acts of resistance have lasting consequences.
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15 year old Jack is determined to find out who killed his mother. Unless the killer gets to him first…
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