Top Ten Books

This is the Top Ten books for the last month and was generated on Sunday, 1 October 2017

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 Denise Beddows
In 1948 the Lancashire mill town of Rawtenstall was rocked by its first ever murder. An elderly woman, described by her own family as ‘abnormal’, was found brutally beaten to death. Just three days later, a suspect – also deemed ‘abnormal’ – was arrested.This is the true and tragic story of transgendered bus conductress Margaret ‘Bill’ Allen, who b...
ISBN: 9781786979735
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 Terence Slater
An incredible story of three young brothers sent away to children's homes. A journey that would last for Three years and leave its mark from the beatings and sexual abuse from the adults whose charge they were in . A journey that would change their lives and the people around them .
ISBN: 9781786979834
Type: Paperback
By Dougie Squires
In Dancing Through the Generations, Dougie Squires OBE MVO tells his story with the same amount of passionate and enthusiasm with which he's lived his life. Along the way, he describes the many well-known performers he's known and worked with. With an foreword by long-time friend, Una Stubbs, this new autobiography is both inspiring and entertainin...
ISBN: 9781786979452
Type: Paperback
By Gary Morecambe
Gary Morecambe's third volume of disturbing and gripping stories. An absorbing read for fans of off-beat crime fiction.
ISBN: 9781786979087
Type: Paperback
By Michael Preston
In the mid-1980s, a feared local bully and petty criminal is kicked unconscious by four teenage assailants, who believe their victim to be dead as they panic and flee the scene of the crime. The quartet, who are lifelong loyal allies, conceive a plan to eliminate themselves from suspicion. They fear retribution, either from the victim if he has sur...
ISBN: 9781788760027
Type: Paperback
By Tony Whelpton
Maurice Summerfield was an old man, a very old man indeed, who boasted that he ‘could remember his ninetieth birthday as if it had happened only yesterday’. He was also something of a celebrity, having been a popular broadcaster for many years, a lecturer at both Cambridge and Oxford, and, in between those two academic phases of his life, he had sp...
ISBN: 9781786979650
Type: Paperback
By LyricL Nkechi
AMAZen (Amazed with Zen) A book birthed from the impeccable debut offering entitled 'Amazed', by lyricist, teacher and the BEFFTA spokenword/poet award winner, LyricL. An effect of wonder and tender in words and verses. This anthology chronicles her troubadour journey to a life of zen. A creative pool to the ripple of expressive, inspirational and ...
ISBN: 9781786979445
Type: Paperback
By Karola Feld
Karola was born to a Jewish family in Belgrade, Yugoslavia (now Serbia) at the beginning of WW2. Life for Karola became terrifying and heartbreaking during Nazi occupation. Many of her family members, including her father, were executed. Karola and her mother survived the war by using assumed names. At the age of 10, she immigrated to the newly est...
ISBN: 9781786979940
Type: Paperback
By Myra Duffy
A Crime Writers’ Festival on the Isle of Bute seems like a perfect opportunity for a relaxing weekend. But a chance encounter on the ferry to the island once again involves Alison Cameron in a mysterious death.
ISBN: 9781786978998
Type: Paperback