A selection of ebooks and eAudiobooks recently added to the libraries digital collection.
End Game by David Baldacci
End Game is the fifth book in the thrilling Will Robie series by international number one bestselling author David Baldacci. Will Robie, highly trained assassin and the US government’s most indispensable asset, is called to London. An imminent terrorist attack threatens the Underground and with the US next in line, Robie is the perfect choice to stop it before it begins. He knows he has one chance to succeed. One chance to save London. One chance to make it safely home to find out what has happened to fellow agent Jessica Reel following their last deadly mission together. But Robie is about to learn that even if he succeeds, the worst is yet to come. The game has started. Now only he can end it.
The Kicking the Bucket List by Cathy Hopkins
The hilarious bestseller of 2017.
Meet the daughters of Iris Parker. Dee; sensitive and big-hearted; Rose uptight and controlled and Fleur the reckless free spirit. At the reading of their mother’s will, the three estranged women are aghast to discover that their inheritance comes with strings attached. If they are to inherit her wealth, they must spend a series of weekends together over the course of a year and carry out their mother’s bucket list.
Origin by Dan Brown, read by Paul Michael
In keeping with his trademark style, Dan Brown, author of The Da Vinci Code and Inferno, interweaves codes, science, religion, history, art and architecture into this new novel. Origin thrusts Harvard symbologist Robert Langdon into the dangerous intersection of humankind’s two most enduring questions, as well as the earth-shaking discovery that will answer them.
The Memory Shop by Ella Griffin, read by Deirdre O'Connell
When a devastating discovery tears Nora’s world apart she flees London for her childhood home in Dublin to find that her grandmother’s house is being sold along with all her wonderful belongings. Nora decides to stay and open a shop to find the perfect owner for each of her things. As she lets go of a lifetime of memories, she unlocks clues to her grandmother’s mysterious past. Now if Nora can only let go of her own past, she might find the biggest surprise of all.
Reeling from a brutal attack that leaves her best friend dead and her badly injured, Lisa Fulbrook flees to the countryside to recuperate. With only vague memories of the event, she isolates herself from her friends and family, spending her days wandering the hills with her dog, Riley. She is plagued by vivid flashbacks and tormented by questions: how did their assailant know them? Why were they attacked? And what really happened that night? As she desperately tries to piece together her memories, Lisa realises that there's another truth still hidden to her, one she can't escape from. A truth that may have been right in front of her all along.