HBO’s hit television series Game of Thrones is based on award-winning author George R.R. Martin’s internationally best-selling series A Song of Ice and Fire. Martin has conjured a world as complex and vibrant as that of J.R.R. Tolkien, populated by a huge cast of fascinating, complex characters, and boasting a history that stretches back 12 000 years.
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Ken Follett’s captivating third novel in the Kingsbridge series, A Column of Fire, returns to the setting that began in the best-selling The Pillars of the Earth and World Without End. It’s Christmas 1558 and Ned Willard, a young man in the queen’s service, returns home to Kingsbridge as a battle for freedom and
Hardcover, 768 pages, 234 x 153 mm
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Aan die hand van sy kennis van die VOC en skeepvaart, betrag Schoeman die vroeë koloniale era in Suid-Afrika. Hy verweef die stemme van Eliot, Auden, Eybers en Moby Dick se Melville met dagboeke uit die 1600’s en 1700’s.
Softcover, 480 pages, 235 x 156 mm
Product Code: 112010
Law students Mark, Todd and Zola all borrowed heavily to attend a law school so mediocre that its graduates rarely pass the bar exam. When they learn that a shady New York hedgefund operator who also happens to own a bank specialising in student loans owns their school, they know they have been caught up in The Great Law School Scam…
Softcover, 352 pages, 234 x 153 mm
Title available mid-November.
Product Code: 112380
Pharaoh Tamose is mortally wounded during an attack on the city of Luxor. Taita, ex-slave and now general of Pharaoh Tamose’s armies, successfully defends the city. But on his return to Luxor, Pharaoh Utteric – young, weak and cruel – has seized power. He imprisons Taita and brands him a traitor. Will Ramases, Utteric’s younger and worthier brother, help Taita escape, forsaking his brother, or will he stay silent and condone Utteric’s tyranny
Product Code: 100480
In the window of a pawn shop, Jack Reacher sees a West Point class ring from 2005. It’s a female cadet’s graduation present to herself. Why would she give it up? Jack’s a West Pointer too, so he knows what she went through to get it. All he wants is to find the woman. If she’s okay, he’ll walk away. If she’s not… he’ll stop at nothing.
Softcover, 400 pages, 234 x 153 mm
Product Code: 112220
Robert Langdon arrives at the Guggenheim Museum Bilbao to attend the unveiling of a discovery by Edmond Kirsch that ‘will change the face of science forever’. But the evening is blown apart before the discovery can be revealed. With his life under threat, Langdon and the museum’s director ee to Barcelona to locate password that will unlock Kirsch’s secret.
Hardcover, 480 pages, 234 x 153 mm
Product Code: 112230
New challenges begin to surface after the gold rush of the 1880s. Kit Malloy has grand plans to implement a controversial process to purify gold. Deborah Mannheim still grapples with her feelings for Kit Malloy and her loyalty towards the Mannheims. Distrust between the Brits and the Boers reaches its climax. And Malloy and Karl Mannheim must choose their allies. Mannheim remains determined to regain his wifes trust.
Softcover, 656 pages, 234 x 152 mm
Product Code: 109720
The manuscripts of F Scott Fitzgerald’s only novels have vanished from a vault, along with the thieves who stole them. Mercer Mann, a writer, is made an offer she can’t refuse: to return to Camino Island, where she spent summers as a child, to write her novel – and get close to a certain infamous bookseller and his interesting collection of manuscripts.
Softcover, 400 pages, 234 x 153 mm
Product Code: 109920
Twenty-eight years ago, an attack on Charlotte and Samantha Quinn’s family left their mother dead and their father – Pikeville’s notorious defense attorney – devastated. Now Charlie is a lawyer too. But when a tragedy leaves the whole town traumatised, Charlie is plunged into a nightmare. Because the shocking truth about the crime that destroyed her family nearly 30 years ago won’t stay buried forever…
Softcover, 512 pages, 234 x 153 mm
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Deborah word al bitterder omdat Karl haar liefde vir Kit versuur. Die lewe is weer onuithoudbaar vir Karl omdat hy nie haar liefde kan terugwen nie. Boonop het Deborah en Kit letsels van hul eie. Op die vooraand van die Eerste Wêreldoorlog raak Kurt Mannheim en Vickey Malloy verlief, maar word vasgevang in Europa wanneer oorlog uitbreek. Wat wag volgende op dié twee gesinne?
Available 10 November
Softcover, 520 pages, 234 x 152 mm
Product Code: 112120
In Deal Breaker, investigator and sports agent Myron Bolitar finds himself up against the dark side of his business – where image and talent make you rich, but the truth can get you killed. In Drop Shot, Valerie Simpson, a young tennis star who’s on the verge of a comeback, is found murdered, and Myron’s number-one client, Duane Richwood, becomes the number-one suspect.
Softcover, 320 pages, 155 x 235 mm
Product Code: 109890
The first book tells the love story of Noah Calhoun and Allie Hamilton. In The Wedding, Noah and Allie’s son-in-law, Wilson, uses his in-laws’ inspiring 50-year love affair as his guide to try to make his wife, Jane, fall in love with him again.
Softcover, 528 pages, 234 x 153 mm
Product Code: 110050
John Rebus, now a couple of years into his retirement, finds himself drawn into a cold case from the 1970s involving a female socialite, found dead in one of Edinburgh’s most luxurious hotels. It’s a crime more than 40 years old, but no one was ever found guilty. Now, John has his own reasons to investigate… but it’s going to set him against some.
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Private investigator Clay Maynard locates missing children, but has nearly given up hope of finding his own daughter, stolen from him by his ex-wife 23 years ago. Equine therapist Taylor Dawson has chosen to intern at Daphne Montgomery-Carter’s stables so that she can observe the programme’s security director – her father, Clay Maynard. Trying to reconcile the wonderful man she’s getting to know with the monster her mother always described, Taylor never expects to become the target of a real monster.
Softcover, 320 pages, 155 x 235 mm
Product Code: 109960
Een familie, deels van Britse en deels van Boere-afkoms, ontdek dat hul lewens onlosmaaklik verstrengel raak deur die onverbiddelike gang van die geskiedenis. Die Transvaalse politiek en die Britte se arrogante imperialisme sleur hulle mee in die Anglo-Boereoorlog van 1899-1902.
Liefdes- en vriendskapsbande wat in die Trandvaalse bosveld en die sitkamers van Victoriaanse Engeland gesmee is, word op die slagvelde van Suid-Afrika getoets. Wanneer die formele fase van die oorlog oorgaan in die gruwelike beleid van die verskroeide aarde en n guerrillastryd, moet die familielede riskante keuses maak.
Wintersrust is ’n bruisende verhaal vol hartstog en avontuur oor die individu se worsteling met magte buite sy beheer. Sommige, wat deur wanhoop oorweldig word, oorleef nie. Ander moet ten slotte by ’n plek van vrede en vergiffenis uitkom. Ondanks woede en onreg ontdek die familie ’n mag wat sterker as oorlog is.
Product Code: 109740
Elisa Vandersteel is killed while cycling and it appears she was struck by lightning, but Dr. Kay Scarpetta suspects a more sinister cause of death. Readers can look forward to the state-of-the-art forensic details they’ve come to expect from this author.
Product Code: 102480
Gaelle de Barbet becomes a member of the Resistance in German-occupied France, fearlessly delivering Jewish children to safety. When the war ends, she is falsely accused of collaboration. Years later her granddaughter embarks on a journey to see her grandmother recognised as the heroine she was.
Softcover,336 pages, 153 x 234 mm
Product Code: 104960
Even for the most experienced detectives, every once in a while a murder can shake them to the core. Like when the Chief of Police is killed in his own home. For Detective Jerome Burton, solving the case will change his life forever, because this murder is only the first piece of a vast and twisted puzzle made of secrets, lies and tragedy. The signs are everywhere. But is the truth written in the stars or hiding in the shadows
Product Code: 100410
In this mesmerising allegorical tale, Coetzee deftly grapples with the big questions of growing up, of what it means to be a parent, the constant battle between intellect and emotion, and how we choose to live our lives. An intriguing and wonderful novel from the Nobel and Man Booker Prize-winning author of Disgrace and The Childhood of Jesus, which is the prequel to this novel.
Product Code: 105060