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The proud and the free Janet Dailey

The Proud and the Free takes us inside the Cherokee Nation’s tumultuous struggle for justice in the early 1839’s and sweeps us away in a surprising and unforgettable love story. Our heroine, Temple Gordon, is the daughter of an educated Cherokee leader and a young woman of uncommon beauty raised on her family’s grand Southern […]

Žánr: Romance

Sweet Spring Marilou H. Flinkman

Historical Inspirational Romance

Žánr: Christian

The Coroner M.R. Hall

When lawyer, Jenny Cooper, is appointed Severn Vale District Coroner, she’s hoping for a quiet life and space to recover from a traumatic divorce, but the office she inherits from the recently deceased Harry Marshall contains neglected files hiding dark secrets and a trail of buried evidence. Could the tragic death in custody of a […]

Žánr: Crime

Growing up Again Catriona McCloud

Janie Lawson’s life hasn’t turned out quite the way she’d hoped. Nearly 40, she’s in a marriage that has stalled with a mother-in-law she despises. Before Janie can make the final step toward divorce, her fate is taken out of her hands. Janie wakes up in her old bedroom and finds it just as it […]

Žánr: Womens Fiction

Who does she think she is?

‚Who does she think she is?‘ is something Martine has heard people say about her all her life. Born into the poorest and least-promising background and with only a loving mother’s support to help her, Martine has dared to follow her dreams of stardom and has achieved more in her twenty-three years than most of […]

Žánr: Autobiography

The Jump Martina Cole

The gripping story of life on the inside and the outside of one of Britain’s toughest prisons.

Žánr: Crime

The Seventh Sacrament David Hewson

Back in Rome after their dramatic adventures in Venice, Costa, Peroni and Leo Falcone are rebuilding their lives. But they team up once again when faced with the sudden appearance of fresh bloodstains on a missing young boy’s T-shirt in a small museum exhibit displaying supposed evidence of communication from souls in Purgatory. Soon they […]

Žánr: Mystery

Innocence

With life as a pawn in a prestigious Boston law firm behind him, Scott Finn has set course through the more colorful back alleys and bedrooms of the legal world as a solo practitioner who dabbles in civil litigation, divorce law, and criminal defense. But his new environment and his nose for justice and fair […]

Žánr: Mystery

Three Great Novels Antonia Fraser

QUIET AS A NUN When a murder takes place in a secluded tower at Blessed Eleanor’s Convent in Sussex, the victim turns out to be an old school friend of Britain’s most popular TV reporter, Jemima Shore. The convent nuns call on Jemima for help. TARTAN TRAGEDY (first published as THE WILD ISLAND) When Jemima […]

Babyville Jane Green

Meet Julia, a wildly successful television producer who appears to have the picture-perfect life. But beneath the surface, things are not as perfect as they seem. Stuck in a loveless relationship with her boyfriend, Mark, Julia thinks a baby is the answer . . . but she may want a baby more than she wants […]

Žánr: Romance

Rebecca Daphne du Maurier

The novel begins in Monte Carlo, where our heroine is swept off her feet by the dashing widower Maxim de Winter and his sudden proposal of marriage. Orphaned and working as a lady’s maid, she can barely believe her luck. It is only when they arrive at his massive country estate that she realizes how […]

Žánr: Classics

The Sea John Banville

In this luminous new novel about love, loss, and the unpredictable power of memory, John Banville introduces us to Max Morden, a middle-aged Irishman who has gone back to the seaside town where he spent his summer holidays as a child to cope with the recent loss of his wife. It is also a return […]

Žánr: Cultural

The Road to the Sea Ciara Hegarty

It is the late 1940s in rural Ireland, and Kathleen Steele has been prematurely thrust into adulthood by the death of her twin sister, Nuala. Debilitated by grief, their mother has descended into a state of near-catatonia, and it is left to Kathleen to care for her younger siblings and her taciturn father. When a […]

Žánr: Cultural

Love Poems Carol Ann Duffy

Whether writing of longing or adultery, seduction or simple homely acts of love, Carol Ann Duffy brings to her readers the truth of each experience. Her poetry speaks of tangled, heated passion; of erotic love; fierce and hungry love; unrequited love; and of the end of love.

Žánr: Poetry

Bridget Jones – The Edge of Reason Helen Fielding

In the course of the year recorded in Bridget Jones’s Diary, Bridget confides her hopes, her dreams, and her monstrously fluctuating poundage, not to mention her consumption of 5277 cigarettes and „Fat units 3457 (approx.) (hideous in every way).“ In 365 days, she gains 74 pounds. On the other hand, she loses 72! There is […]

Žánr: Romance

Something Like Love Catherine Dunne

After twenty years of marriage, Ben ups and leaves his wife Rose, their children and their family home in Dublin. Just like that: no words of regret, no compromise, no note – only a simple ‚I don’t love you anymore‘. It has taken Rose all this time to get her life together again: she’s brought […]

Žánr: Romance

Other Women Kristy Crawford

Three women, all very different, but each with their own problems. Jane is determined to save the family home for her children, despite the financial problems she has had since her husband’s premature death. The only way she can survive is to sell off parcels of the property. So Sam has moved in next door, […]

Never Kiss a Man in a Canoe Tanith Carey

Never Kiss a Man in a Canoe is a fascinating glimpse into our social past and harks back to a time when agony aunts played a pivotal role in society, advising men and women on love, sex, relationships and other taboo subjects. From advice on the immorality of reading a crime novel or riding a […]

Scarlet Feather Maeve Binchy

Set in contemporary Ireland, filled with warmth, wit, and drama, Scarlet Feather is the story of Cathy Scarlet and Tom Feather, their spouses, families, and friends, and the struggling new catering business that transforms their lives in ways big and small.

Žánr: Romance

David Copperfield Charles Dickens

David Copperfield is the story of a young man’s adventures on his journey from an unhappy and impoverished childhood to the discovery of his vocation as a successful novelist. Among the gloriously vivid cast of characters he encounters are his tyrannical stepfather, Mr. Murdstone; his formidable aunt, Betsey Trotwood; the eternally humble yet treacherous Uriah […]

Žánr: Classics

Evening Class Maeve Binchy

A group of people, all looking for something more in their lives, and all they have in common is their Italian evening class…

Žánr: Romance

Oliver Twist Charles Dickens

Jedná se o titul ze zjednodušené četby (Stage 6) ‚Let him feel that he is one of us; once fill his mind with the idea that he has been a thief, and he’s ours, – ours for his life!‘ The story of the orphan Oliver, who runs away from the workhouse only to be taken […]

Žánr: Classics

The Green Mile Stephen King

At Cold Mountain Penitentiary, along the lonely stretch of cells known as the Green Mile, killers are depraved as the psychopathic „Billy the Kid“ Wharton and the possessed Eduard Delacroix await death strapped in „Old Sparky.“ Here guards as decent as Paul Edgecombe and as sadistic as Percy Wetmore watch over them. But good or […]

Žánr: Horror

The Old Man and The Sea Ernest Hemingway

Set in the Gulf Stream off the coast of Havana, Hemingway’s magnificent fable is the story of an old man, a young boy and a giant fish. In a perfectly crafted story, which won for Hemingway the Nobel Prize for Literature, is a unique and timeless vision of the beauty and grief of man’s challenge […]

Žánr: Novel

About a Boy Nick Hornby

‚How cool was Will Freeman?‘ Too cool! At thirty-six, he’s as hip as a teenager. He’s single, child-free, goes to the right clubs and knows which trainers to wear. He’s also found a great way to score with women: attend single parents‘ groups full of available (and grateful) mothers, all hoping to meet a Nice […]

Žánr: Contemporary

The Oath Frank Peretti

An ancient sin. A long forgotten oath. A town with a deadly secret. Something sinister is at work in Hyde River, an isolated mining town in the mountains of the Pacific Northwest. Something evil. Under the cover of darkness, a predator strikes without warning–taking life in the most chilling and savage fashion.

Žánr: Christian Fiction

How To be a Little Sod Simon Brett

Simon Brett chronicles the day-to-day life of a baby as he systematically brings chaos and havoc to the lives of his parents.

Žánr: Non Fiction

The Giver Lois Lowry

Jonas‘ world is perfect. Everything is under control. There is no war or fear or pain. There are no choices. Every person is assigned a role in the Community. When Jonas turns twelve, he is singled out to receive special training from The Giver. The Giver alone holds the memories of the true pain and […]

Žánr: Young Adult

The Black Cat and Other Stories Edgar Allan Poe

Seven exciting new theatrical adaptations of seven short stories by Edgar Allan Poe. Some of the famous stories and some of the lesser known works. These one-act plays are most often for a cast of four actors: two women, two men. This new book is a sequel to Tait’s first book of Poe adaptations (the […]

Žánr: Horror

Tender Is The Night F. Scott Fitzgerald

1920s French Riviera. Nicole and Dick Diver are a wealthy, elegant, magnetic couple. A coterie of admirers are drawn to them, none more so than the blooming young starlet Rosemary Hoyt. When Rosemary falls for Dick, the Diver’s calculated perfection begins to crack. As dark truths emerge, their marriage disintegrates and idealism fails.

Žánr: Classics

High Fidelity Nick Hornby

It has been said often enough that baby boomers are a television generation, but the very funny novel High Fidelity reminds that in a way they are the record-album generation as well. This funny novel is obsessed with music; Hornby’s narrator is an early-thirtysomething English guy who runs a London record store. He sells albums […]

Žánr: Humor

Honeymoon Amy Jenkins

In this ultracontemporary romantic comedy, two former lovers meet within hours of their respective weddings as they honeymoon at the same Mexican resort with hilarious and heart-wrenching consequences for all.

Žánr: Romance

Fever Pitch Nick Hornby

In America, it is soccer. But in Great Britain, it is the real football. No pads, no prayers, no prisoners. And that’s before the players even take the field. Nick Hornby has been a football fan since the moment he was conceived. Call it predestiny. Or call it preschool. Fever Pitch is his tribute to […]

Žánr: Sports

Two Women Martina Cole

Danger and violence have always been part of Sue Dalston’s East End upbringing. Unloved by her mother, abused by her father, and brutalised throughout her entire marriage, she smashed her husband’s skull in a final act of desperation. All that keeps her sane is knowing that she’s done it to protect her four children. At […]

Žánr: Crime

Night Sins Tami Hoag

A sensational New York Times bestseller and subject of a CBS-TV miniseries, Night Sins has confirmed Tami Hoag’s reputation as the new modern master of suspense. This gripping tale unfolds in a peaceful Minnesota town, where crime is something that just doesn’t happen. But when a young boy disappears, it marks the beginning of a […]

Žánr: Mystery

A Widow for One Year John Irving

Richly comic as well as deeply disturbing, this is a multilayered love story of astonishing emotional force. Both ribald and erotic, it is also a brilliant novel about the passage of time and the relentlessness of grief.

Žánr: Contemporary

The Cider House Rules John Irving

Raised from birth in the orphanage at St. Cloud’s, Maine, Homer Wells has become the protege of Dr. Wilbur Larch, its physician and director. There Dr. Larch cares for the troubled mothers who seek his help, either by delivering and taking in their unwanted babies or by performing illegal abortions. Meticulously trained by Dr. Larch, […]

Žánr: Classics

See Them Die Ed McBain

Kill me if you can – that was Pepe Miranda’s challenge. Murderer, two-bit hero of the street gangs, he was holed up somewhere in the 87th Precinct, making the cops look like fools and cheered on by every neighbourhood punk. It was not a challenge Lieutenant Pete Byrnes and the detectives in the squad room […]

Žánr: Mystery

Fourplay Jane Moore

At age thirty-three, Josephine Miles is forced to come up with a brand-new life when her husband leaves her for „the cliche“–his very young, very pretty secretary. Suddenly she’s single and back in the dating game with the added complication of children in tow. But Jo’s no wallflower, and she soon finds herself with not […]

Žánr: Womens Fiction

Things I Want My Daughters to Know Elizabeth Noble

How do you cope in a world without your mother? When Barbara realizes time is running out, she writes letters to her four daughters, aware that they’ll be facing the trials and triumphs of life without her at their side. But how can she leave them when they still have so much growing up to […]

Žánr: Novel

My Vintage Summer Jane Elmor

For us it all began in the summer of ’76, the year the sun scorched the grass the colour of sand and no-one could sprinkle their lawns or take a bath, and the year I could no longer run around without my top on. Meet Lizzie and Kim as they grow from small-town adolescents to […]

Žánr: Fiction

The Lord Of The Rings J. R. R. Tolkien

The title of the novel refers to the story’s main antagonist, the Dark Lord Sauron,[note 1] who had in an earlier age created the One Ring to rule the other Rings of Power as the ultimate weapon in his campaign to conquer and rule all of Middle-earth. From quiet beginnings in the Shire, a hobbit […]

Žánr: High fantasy