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What do you look for in the ideal holiday page-turner?

Captivating stories? Check. Unforgettable characters? Yup. Thrilling twists? Sure. Big-name authors? Tick. Smouldering romance? Uh huh. Laugh-out-loud one-liners? Of course. Pure escapism? Always.

For fabulous summer reading, whatever your literary leanings, we’ve got you covered.

  • The third Lou Clark novel, following the number one international bestsellers Me Before You and After You.

  • Children aren't always so innocent in this Stephen King-style thriller, backed by MJ's biggest marketing campaign for a debut this year.

  • Stella and Margie is a piercingly insightful novel about love and duty, acceptance and reconciliation, and of a touching friendship that crosses the generations.

  • A riff on The Great Gatsby for Trump’s America, No One is Coming to Save Us is an exciting debut novel and the first pick for Sarah Jessica Parker’s new book club.

  • The new life-affirming, hilarious and heart-warming fictional diary from the beloved octogenarian and internationally bestselling author.

  • A sparkling romantic comedy about trust after betrayal, hope after regret, and falling in love after vowing never ever to do it again . . .

  • Now an adult, Debbie and her girlfriends reveal what women really say when men aren't around. Oh dear . . .!

  • Australia’s master novelist takes us on the race of a lifetime.

  • The Zanzibar Wife is a bewitching novel of clashing cultures and conflicting beliefs, of secrets and revelations, of mystery and magic, by the author of the international bestseller The Little Coffee Shop of Kabul.

  • The new novel from no.1 bestselling author Judy Nunn is a stunning portrait of love, hope and survival on an isolated island off Western Australia.

  • E L James revisits the world of Fifty Shades with a deeper and darker take on the love story that has enthralled millions of readers around the globe.

  • A heartbreaking story about the pursuit of passion by the bestselling author of The Chocolate Tin.

  • Kaz Cooke invites you to an audience with the amazing Ada. She's a show girl and a story teller with a trunk full of stories and secrets. A funny, tender novel about an extraordinary woman who made the very best of everything life threw at her.

  • Provocative, hilarious women's fiction about the glory and toxicity of female friendship from the Sunday Times bestseller.

  • The story of Jelena Dokic, in her words

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