Top Ten Books

This is the Top Ten books for the last month and was generated on Sunday, 1 July 2018

Every 12 months - during February – there is also a separate Annual  Top Ten Update which shows the overall top ten selling books on for the preceding twelve months which will receive feedback on their opening chapters from editors for leading publishers, including Bloombury,Random House and Orion – publishers of bestselling authors such as JK Rowling, Dan Brown and Terry Pratchett. Click to view the Annual Top Ten Update.

By Henry Haslam
How is it that our supposedly intelligent species manages to do such damage to the precious and fragile planet that we inhabit? We ought to be able to work out what is best for us. We ought to be able to think of the future. But we don't. This perverse behaviour reflects our failure to understand the human personality. We have been powerfully influ...
ISBN: 9781788763875
Type: Paperback
By Annie Whitehead
This is the true story of Aethelflaed, the 'Lady of the Mercians', daughter of Alfred the Great. She was the only female leader of an Anglo-Saxon kingdom. It is the tale of one family, two kingdoms and a common enemy.Born into the royal house of Wessex at the height of the Viking wars, she is sent to her aunt in Mercia as a foster-child, only to re...
ISBN: 9781784071653
Type: Paperback
By David Swinstead Britton
This is the story of one family in Britain living through the Second World War. There is no tremendous pain or peril, but the war affects them at every turn. The father joins the Army after watching small boats sail off to Dunkirk. From being a hopeless entrepreneur, he finds he can do a good job in the Army, and gain some self-respect, as well as ...
ISBN: 9781788763370
Type: Paperback
By Sean Hunt
..... a selection of poems by a group of poets who live in Windermere, Cumbria, the Lake District in England and the home of William Wordsworth. They have met weekly over a number of years to discuss and develop their work
ISBN: 9781788763738
Type: Paperback
By Gregg Dunnett
Jesse and his friends are the only kids who surf in a small beach town. But as they grow, so does the popularity of their sport, and they soon become anxious to protect their waves. And when the boys discover a perfect surfing wave hidden inside a private estate, they agree to do anything to keep their secret safe. Natalie’s life is torn apart when...
ISBN: 9781786974235
Type: Paperback
By Susan Harris
An office romance is never a good thing Harper thought, until she met Mason and Sebastian. She should have been stronger and resisted the temptation, but why, when her body craved the thrill and excitement. Mason was drawn in by her beauty and temper. Sebastian liked her, because she was wild and sexy. Harper knew she was being punished when traged...
ISBN: 9781788763486
Type: Paperback
By D J Kelly
Buckinghamshire has a 600 year history of subversion, sedition and espionage. The county has been home to radical plotters, heretics and heretic hunters, agents provocateurs and informers. Two world wars brought spies, secret agents and saboteurs to the county and many of our stately homes housed wartime code-breakers, eavesdroppers, boffins, intel...
ISBN: 9781785108471
Type: Paperback
By Gee Vero
Autismus - (m)eine andere Wahrnehmung ist ein Buch für Menschen, die mit autistischen Menschen leben und arbeiten und diejenigen, die die Begegnung suchen und sich der Herausforderung des Mitmensch-Seins mit autistischen Menschen stellen wollen. Das Buch beschreibt in erster Linie den Autismus der Autorin und den Autismus ihres 10jährigen Sohnes, a...
ISBN: 9781784079734
Type: Paperback
By Zara Fitch
A holiday romance becomes something more for Sarah visiting the town of Taormina on the volcanic island of Sicily. But her dreams of love on the island of light begin to turn to darkness as she discovers the man she has fallen in love with is not all that he appears to be. There is more beneath the surface, the implications more shocking than she c...
ISBN: 9781782995890
Type: Paperback
By Amanda Harvey Purse
The serial killer later known as Jack the Ripper, haunted London's smog filled streets in the year of 1888. This killer is still unknown,causing there to be many suspects and many suspect books. This is not one of them.What if 130 years on since these horrid Ripper murders, we flip the case on its head and instead of focusing on who the killer migh...
ISBN: 9781788763004
Type: Paperback