Top Picks for Summer Reading
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Switch Off and Read
Whether it’s in your favourite park, a sunny beach far from home, or on a cosy sofa hiding from an Irish shower, summer reading is all about switching off and recharging. As part of our Summer Rechargers sale, we have selected a range of chart-topping new releases for all book lovers to switch off and read!
In the last days before her death, Nel called her sister. Jules didn’t pick up the phone, ignoring her plea for help. Now Nel is dead. They say she jumped. And Jules has been dragged back to the one place she hoped she had escaped for good, to care for the teenage girl her sister left behind. But Jules is afraid. So afraid. Of her long-buried memories, of the old Mill House, of knowing that Nel would never have jumped. And most of all she’s afraid of the water, and the place they call the Drowning Pool.
Through the filtered lens of Instagram, it may seem like life’s a peach, but in reality, journalist Caroline Foran has been living with crippling anxiety since her early 20s. Here, in ‘Owning It’, she chronicles her journey from the kind of all-consuming fear where leaving the house for milk was too petrifying a prospect, and holding down a high-octane Editor job was no longer possible, to spending every day crying under her duvet, wondering how the hell she was going to pull herself through.
By the time the Kinahan cartel first shot to public attention in May 2010, Christy Kinahan and his sons Daniel and Christopher Jr were already among the richest men in Europe, with an estimated joint worth of 750 million. Since then, the Kinahans have become household names. They were already familiar to European police forces for over a decade. This is the definitive account of how a working class Dublin lad who failed his Leaving Cert rose to figure on Europol’s top 10 list of criminal godfathers, employing language and networking skills to rival any CEO along the way.
If you love Sophie Kinsella, Mhairi Macfarlane, Giovanna Fletcher, Lindsey Kelk, Lucy Diamond and all things Bridget Jones, this is a must read for Summer 2017! Meet Robin Wilde! You’ll make a friend for life. And she’ll take you on a journey you’ll never forget… Uplifting. Empowering. Completely enchanting. Louise Pentland’s debut novel is coming. Don’t miss it!
What happens when Cupid plays co-pilot? Still reeling from a break-up, Cora Hendricks has given up on ever finding love. For herself, that is. To pass the time while working the Aer Lingus check-in desk at Heathrow, Cora begins to play cupid with high-flying singles. Using only her intuition, the internet, and glamorous flight attendant accomplice Nancy, Row 27 becomes Cora’s laboratory of love. Instead of being seated randomly, two unwitting passengers on each flight find themselves next to the person of their dreams – or not. Cora swears Row 27 is just a bit of fun, but while she’s busy making sparks fly at cruising altitude, the love she’d given up on for herself just might have landed right in front of her.
Lola Fitzpatrick is bright and ambitious but she’s also headstrong and stubborn. When one evening, out of the blue, she has to make a life-changing choice, she decides quickly and rashly. And without a piece of vital information that might have changed everything. Lola’s daughter Bey has inherited Lola’s determined nature. Yet her impulsive reactions place her in danger, leading her to run away from what she wants most. And then, one night, she’s standing in front of the man she loves, with her own choice to make…For both Lola and Bey, everything changes in a moment. But their biggest mistakes might also turn out to be their greatest opportunities…
Do you find it tricky to balance being healthy with cooking for a crowd? Bestselling author Joe Wicks, aka The Body Coach, presents more than 100 delicious and nutritious recipes that are perfect for sharing with the special people in your life.