By Roberta Kray, Paul Thornley
'A cracking good read' JESSIE KEANE'Well into Martina Cole territory'INDEPENDENT'Great writing, gripping story, loved it!'MANDASUE HELLER********Harry Lind isn't a huge fan of the honeytrap side of his detective business, but it is effective. So when there are no male 'honeytraps' available for a client, he realises her has to put his money where his mouth is and step up.Then one day he runs into an old acquaintance when he's on the job and things get a lot worse. Ellen Shaw is trouble with a capital T but why is she talking to Danny Street, one of the most notorious gangsters in the East End? Suddenly, Harry feels as though he's about to get involved in a different kind of trap altogether . . .Full of strong characters and authentic East End gangland action, The Honeytrap is an enthralling read from the author of No Mercy and Streetwise.Praise for Roberta Kray:'Action, intrigue and a character-driven plot . . . sure to please any crime fiction fans'Woman'Gripping' Daily Express
The Highland Countess
By M.C. Beaton, Leslie Mackie
Morag Fleming, the Countess of Murr, had been bride to the most lecherous lord in Scotland - yet the ravishingly lovely girl had never been touched. So it was that Morag had never borne a child - yet as a young widow, she arrived in London with a fine son in tow. Her background had left her ignorant of the follies and fopperies of fashion - yet soon all of society was at her feet. Most incredible of all, she knew so little about the ways and wiles of love - yet set her heart upon none other than the devastatingly handsome, charming, and wealthy Lord Toby Freemantle, who could have any woman he wanted, and was clearly not interested in her.
A Handful of Dust
By Evelyn Waugh, Andrew Sachs
After seven years of marriage, the beautiful Lady Brenda Last has grown bored with life at Hetton Abbey, the Gothic mansion that is the pride and joy of her husband, Tony. She drifts into an affair with the shallow socialite John Beaver and forsakes Tony for the Belgravia set. In a novel that combines tragedy, comedy, and savage irony, Evelyn Waugh indelibly captures the irresponsible mood of the "crazy and sterile generation" between the wars.
Hand in Glove
By Ngaio Marsh, Jeremy Sinden
The April Fool's Day had been a roaring success for all, it seemed - except for poor Mr Cartell who had ended up in the ditch - for ever.Then there was the case of Mr Percival Pyke Period's letter of condolence, sent before the body was found - not to mention the family squabbles.It was a puzzling crime for Superintendent Alleyn...
How To Lose A Husband And Gain A Life
By Bernadette Strachan, Annie Aldington
On the surface, Ruby Gallagher has the perfect life: an adoring husband, Manny, a beautiful home and a luxury lifestyle that involves shopping, holidays and not much else. It's safe, predictable - exactly what she needs after her turbulent past.Until one day it all collapses as Manny is arrested for fraud. And it seems it's not only his business deals that have been shady - Ruby discovers he's been hiding a mistress and son too. But as her designer lifestyle is repossessed, Ruby dusts herself down and starts again. With the help of some good friends, bad wine and a new business venture, Ruby discovers that she's a lot better off without her husband holding her back. If only he would see it that way . . .Fabulous characters and a warm and funny story make How to Lose a Husband and Gain a Life unputdownable.
Hide My Eyes
By Margery Allingham, Philip Franks
In Hide My Eyes, Campion finds himself hunting down a serial killer. A spate of murders leaves him, and his friend and colleague Inspector Luke, with only the baffling clues of a left-hand glove and a lizard-skin lettercase. However, a chain of strange events leads them to an odd museum of curiosities hidden in a quiet London neighbourhood where there is more going on than meets the eye.
How To Be Rich
By Benjamin Fry, Benjamin Fry
Do you long for the freedom and emotional wellbeing that money can bring? Are you fed up with money being a source of worry rather than pleasure? The feeling of not having enough money is one of today's main causes of stress, but now you can equip yourself to change this. With Benjamin Fry's guidance you can achieve a positive attitude to money, end the worry and leave yourself free to increase your wealth: change how you think about your money and you will change how much money you have.How To Be Rich breaks down the negative attitudes to money that have become so ingrained in our lives that we don't even realise they're there. Revealing the five common problems, and the straightforward methods to recognise them, Benjamin's programme will empower you to stop worrying about debt and start to enjoy your new abundant life.
How To Succeed In Business In 90 Seconds Or Less
By Nicholas Boothman, Nicholas Boothman
Persuade a client to buy what you're selling. Energise the boss to act on your ideas. Rally the staff to see themselves as members of your team. No matter what the situation, success in business depends on having effective relationships. Nicholas Boothman's first book, HOW TO MAKE PEOPLE LIKE YOU IN 90 SECONDS OR LESS was a huge success. Now Boothman brings his innovative system of forging instant connections to the workplace. This is a book that deals not only with the importance of making a great first impression, but also with ongoing business relationships. Based on the breakthrough idea of rapport by design' HOW TO SUCCEED IN BUSINESS shows how to mine the potential in every situation, from an accidental meeting at the water cooler, to a brainstorming session, to a formal presentation before a large group. It digs into the fundamentals of persuasion, purpose and personality to get to the basis of self-confidence and effective communication. It covers traditional business concerns of team building, email and phone relationships and managing up and managing down.
How To Be Happy
By Benjamin Fry, Benjamin Fry
Does your life seem to have all the right ingredients yet you find your goals are still out of reach?Do you find yourself involved in the same emotional situations again and again?In How to be Happy, Benjamin Fry guides you through his seven-step programme which will help you to improve your life: by learning to understand yourself, you can achieve the happiness you deserve.Based on an exclusive live seminar presented here for the first time as an audiobook, Benjamin interlaces his techniques with his own stories and experiences that show how he has developed his methods. Demonstrating how his theories work in practice, Benjamin introduces you to the simple ideas that you too can use to achieve the happiness you have always hoped for.
Heavenly Date And Other Flirtations
By Alexander McCall Smith, Anton Lesser
From the creator of THE NO. 1 LADIES' DETECTIVE AGENCY comes a medley of perverse couplings, casual dates and romantic encounters: hilarious tales that will sadden, inspire and surprise. McCall Smith, a master of the unexpected and a seamless storyteller, revels in offering us the quirky complications inherent in entanglements which human beings engineer for themselves - entanglements that can be shocking, unedifying, complex and sometimes completely disastrous.