The Family Upstairs
I read it all in one sitting.’ Colleen Hoover
‘I loved The Family Upstairs!’ Sarah Jessica Parker
‘Really good, gripping. I couldn’t bear for it to finish…’ Olivia Colman
‘A twisty and engrossing story of betrayal and redemption.’ Ian Rankin
‘Rich, dark and intricately twisted, this enthralling whodunnit mixes family saga with domestic noir to brilliantly chilling effect.’ Ruth Ware.
In a large house in London’s fashionable Chelsea, a baby is awake in her cot. Well-fed and cared for, she is happily waiting for someone to pick her up.
In the kitchen lie three decomposing corpses. Close to them is a hastily scrawled note.
They’ve been dead for several days.
Who has been looking after the baby?
And where did they go?
Two entangled families.
A house with the darkest of secrets.
A compulsive thriller from Lisa Jewell.
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It is a year after the action of One of Us Is Lying, and someone has started playing a game of Truth or Dare. But this is no ordinary Truth or Dare. This game is lethal. Choosing the truth may reveal your darkest secrets, accepting the dare could be dangerous, even deadly.
The teenagers of Bayview must work together once again to find the culprit, before it’s too late . . .
An explosive YA thriller from international bestselling author of One of Us is Lying.
The Storys are the envy of their neighbours: owners of the largest property on their East Coast island, they are rich, beautiful, and close. Until it all falls apart. The four children are suddenly dropped by their mother with a single sentence:
You know what you did. They never hear from her again. Years later, when 18-year-old cousins Aubrey, Milly and Jonah Story receive a mysterious invitation to spend the summer at their grandmother’s resort, they have no choice but to follow their curiosity and meet the woman who’s been such an enigma their entire lives.
The bold and beautiful Bathsheba Everdene has arrived at weatherbury, creating a stir in the idyllic community of the countryside. Enamored by bathsheba’s irresistible charm and wild, uninhibited spirit, three men are drawn to her—the humble shepherd Gabriel oak, who is eight years younger to her; the farmer William boldwood, who mistakes her prank for a proposal of marriage; and a Casanova in uniform, Sergeant Francis Troy. Will the fierce and independent Bathsheba finally fall in love? Who will she choose? Part warm and heartening, and Part tragic, far from the Madding crowd is a story that shows the many faces of love. Considered one of the greatest love stories in English literature, this book has been a resounding success since its first publication.
සර් ආතර් කොනන් ඩොයිල් විසින් නිර්මාණය කරන ලද සුප්රකට ෂර්ලොක් හොම්ස් රහස් පරීක්ෂණ කෙටි කතා 56න් එකක් වන The Adventure of The Adventure of the Solitary Cyclist හි සංක්ෂිප්ත සිංහල පරිවර්තනය මෙසේ ප්රකාශනයට පත් වෙයි.
සර් ආතර් කොනන් ඩොයිල් විසින් නිර්මාණය කරන ලද සුප්රකට ෂර්ලොක් හොම්ස් රහස් පරීක්ෂණ කෙටි කතා 56න් එකක් වන The Adventure of Norwood Builder හි සංක්ෂිප්ත සිංහල පරිවර්තනය මෙසේ ප්රකාශනයට පත් වෙයි.
A United Nations relief team in a small village in the Congo makes an alarming discovery. An unknown force is leveling the evolutionary playing field. Men, women, and children have been reduced to a dull, cattle-like state. The natural world surrounding them—plants and animals—have grown more cunning and predatory, evolving at an exponential pace. The insidious phenomenon is spreading across the African continent, threatening the rest of the world. But is it a natural event? Or more terrifyingly, did someone engineer it?
The thrilling conclusion to the global bestselling, BookTok sensation, Inheritance Games trilogy, where Knives Out meets One of Us is Lying.
Avery’s fortune, life, and loves are on the line in the game that everyone will be talking about.
To inherit billions, all Avery has to do is survive a few more weeks in Hawthorne House. The paparazzi are dogging her every step. Financial pressures are building. Danger is a fact of life. And the only thing getting Avery through it all is the Hawthorne brothers. Her life is intertwined with theirs. She knows their secrets, and they know her.
සර් ආතර් කොනන් ඩොයිල් විසින් නිර්මාණය කරන ලද සුප්රකට ෂර්ලොක් හොම්ස් රහස් පරීක්ෂණ කෙටි කතා 56න් එකක් වන The Adventure of Dancing Men හි සංක්ෂිප්ත සිංහල පරිවර්තනය මෙසේ ප්රකාශනයට පත් වෙයි.
In 1942, Lale Sokolov arrived in Auschwitz-Birkenau. He was given the job of tattooing the prisoners marked for survival – scratching numbers into his fellow victims’ arms in indelible ink to create what would become one of the most potent symbols of the Holocaust. Waiting in line to be tattooed, terrified and shaking, was a young girl. For Lale – a dandy, a jack-the-lad, a bit of a chancer – it was love at first sight. And he was determined not only to survive himself, but to ensure this woman, Gita, did, too. So begins one of the most life-affirming, courageous, unforgettable and human stories of the Holocaust: the love story of the tattooist of Auschwitz.
In time for the twentieth anniversary of 9/11, master storyteller Alan gratz (refugee) delivers a pulse-pounding and unforgettable take on history and hope, revenge and fear — and the stunning links between the past and present. September 11, 2001, new York City: Brandon is visiting his dad at work, on the 107th floor of the world trade center. Out of nowhere, an airplane slams into the Tower, creating a fiery nightmare of terror and confusion. And Brandon is in the middle of it all. Can he survive — and escape? September 11, 2019, Afghanistan: reshmina has grown up in the shadow of war, but she dreams of peace and progress. When a battle erupts in her village, reshmina stumbles upon a wounded American soldier named tag. Should she help Taz — and put herself and her family in mortal danger? Two kids. One devastating day. Nothing will ever be the same.
For readers of gillian flynn and tana french comes one of the decade’s most anticipated debuts, to be published in thirty-six languages around the world and already in development as a major film from fox: a twisty, powerful hitchcockian thriller about an agoraphobic woman who believes she witnessed a crime in a neighboring house.