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Thornton Library 50 Book Challenge added 10th February

Thornton Library is taking part in the Lancashire 50 Books Challenge. We will be adding books throughout 2018 that our staff and customers have enjoyed and will be posting reviews along the way.

  1. Light touch

    Light touch

    Leather, Stephen,
    Published : Hodder London 2018 ISBN : 9781473604148 1473604141
  2. The woman on the stairs

    The woman on the stairs

    Schlink, Bernhard, Schmidt, Bradley, Hackett, Joyce,
    Published : Weidenfeld & Nicolson London 2017 ISBN : 1474601006 9781474601009
  3. Three things about Elsie

    Three things about Elsie

    Cannon, Joanna (Psychiatrist),
    Published : The Borough Press London 2018 ISBN : 0008196915 9780008196912
    A heart wrenching story of old age with twists and turns as the past comes back to haunt Florence, the main character of the story. Once you know the third thing about Elsie it makes you want to re read the novel from the start. A wonderful book.
  4. Six foot six

    Six foot six

    De Waal, Kit, Reading Agency (Great Britain),
    Published : Penguin Books UK 2018 ISBN : 9780241317921 0241317924
    It's an exciting day for Timothy Flowers as it's his 21st birthday. Over the course of one day Timothy's life will change forever. A beautiful and heartbreaking short story.
  5. Northanger Abbey (Vintage Classics Austen Series)

    Northanger Abbey (Vintage Classics Austen Series)

    Austen, Jane
    Published : Vintage Digital 2001 ISBN : 9781473513730
  6. Angels and demons

    Angels and demons

    Brown, Dan
    Published : Corgi London 2009 ISBN : 0552159700 9780552159708
  7. Human remains

    Human remains

    Haynes, Elizabeth
    Published : Myriad Editions Brighton 2013 ISBN : 9781908434180 190843418X
  8. Turning forty

    Turning forty

    Gayle, Mike,
    Published : Hodder London 2014 ISBN : 9780340918555 0340918551
  9. I see you

    I see you

    Mackintosh, Clare,
    Published : Clipper Large Print Books Rearsby 2017 ISBN : 9781510051621 1510051627
  10. Twisted

    Twisted

    La Plante, Lynda,
    Published : Magna Long Preston 2016 ISBN : 9780750542845 0750542845
  11. Country

    Country

    Steel, Danielle.
    Published : Corgi Books London 2016 ISBN : 9780552166195 0552166197
  12. Love poems

    Love poems

    Duffy, Carol Ann.
    Published : Picador London 2010 ISBN : 0330512714 9780330512718
  13. Broken bones

    Broken bones

    Marsons, Angela.
    Published : Bookouture Twickenham 2016 2017 ISBN : 9781786813039 1786813033
    The 7th book in the DI Kim Stone series and it doesn't disappoint. Angela Marsons goes from strength to strength.
    The murder of a young prostitute and a baby abandoned on the same winter night signals the start of a disturbing investigation for DI Kim Stone.
  14. Eleanor Oliphant is completely fine

    Eleanor Oliphant is completely fine

    Honeyman, Gail,
    Published : HarperCollinsPublishers London 2017 ISBN : 9780008172114 0008172110
  15. Then she was gone

    Then she was gone

    Jewell, Lisa,
    Published : Century London 2017 ISBN : 9781780896410 1780896417
  16. A monster calls: a novel

    A monster calls: a novel

    Ness, Patrick Kay, Jim. Dowd, Siobhan.
    Published : Walker London 2012 ISBN : 1406339342 9781406339345
    A tale of love and loss, this had me on the end of my seat. I will be reading it again soon.
  17. Parting shot

    Parting shot

    Barclay, Linwood,
    Published : Orion Books London 2017 ISBN : 1409163938 9781409163930
  18. The bone field

    The bone field

    Kernick, Simon,
    Published : Arrow Books London 2017 ISBN : 1784752320 9781784752323
  19. On a beautiful day

    On a beautiful day

    Diamond, Lucy
    Published : Macmillan London 2018 ISBN : 9781509851034 1509851038
  20. Shanghai girls

    Shanghai girls

    See, Lisa.
    Published : Bloomsbury London 2009 ISBN : 9780747597384 0747597383
  21. Wuthering Heights

    Wuthering Heights

    Brontë, Emily, 1818-1848,
    Published : Vintage Books London 2015 ISBN : 9781784870744 1784870749
  22. The bear and the nightingale

    The bear and the nightingale

    Arden, Katherine,
    Published : Del Rey London 2017 ISBN : 178503104X 9781785031045
  23. The tattooist of Auschwitz

    The tattooist of Auschwitz

    Morris, Heather,
    Published : Zaffre London 2018 ISBN : 1785763644 9781785763649
  24. Norse mythology

    Norse mythology

    Gaiman, Neil.
    Published : Bloomsbury London 2018 ISBN : 1408891956 9781408891957
  25. No middle name: the complete collected short stories

    No middle name: the complete collected short stories

    Child, Lee,
    Published : Bantam Books London 2018 ISBN : 0857503774 9780857503770
  26. Nucleus

    Nucleus

    Clements, Rory,
    Published : Zaffre London 2018 ISBN : 1785763717 9781785763717
  27. The witchfinder's sister

    The witchfinder's sister

    Underdown, Beth,
    Published : Penguin Books UK 2017 ISBN : 9780241978054 024197805X
  28. The collector

    The collector

    Cummins, Fiona,
    Published : Macmillan London 2018 ISBN : 9781509812707 1509812709
  29. When she was gone

    When she was gone

    Dunphy, S. A.,
    Published : Hachette Books Ireland Dublin 2018 ISBN : 1473655749 9781473655744
  30. A life to kill

    A life to kill

    Hall, M. R.
    Published : Mantle London 2017 ISBN : 9780230752382 0230752381
  31. The pearl sister: CeCe's story

    The pearl sister: CeCe's story

    Riley, Lucinda,
    Published : Macmillan London 2017 ISBN : 1509840052 9781509840052
  32. The seven deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle

    The seven deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle

    Turton, Stuart,
    Published : Raven Books London 2018 ISBN : 9781408889565 1408889560
  33. The mermaid and Mrs Hancock: a history in three volumes

    The mermaid and Mrs Hancock: a history in three volumes

    Gowar, Imogen Hermes,
    Published : Harvill Secker London 2018 ISBN : 9781911215721 1911215728
  34. The Bedlam stacks

    The Bedlam stacks

    Pulley, Natasha,
    Published : Bloomsbury Circus London 2017 ISBN : 9781408878446 1408878445
  35. Dictator

    Dictator

    Harris, Robert
    Published : Hutchinson London 2015 ISBN : 9780091752101 0091752108
  36. Bridget Jones: mad about the boy

    Bridget Jones: mad about the boy

    Fielding, Helen
    Published : Vintage Books London 2014 ISBN : 9780099584438 0099584433
  37. Les misérables

    Les misérables

    Hugo, Victor Denny, Norman
    Published : Penguin London 2013 ISBN : 0141392606 9780141392608
  38. Beautiful creatures

    Beautiful creatures

    Garcia, Kami. Stohl, Margaret.
    Published : Penguin London 2010 ISBN : 9780141326085 0141326085
  39. The fault in our stars

    The fault in our stars

    Green, John
    Published : Penguin London 2013 ISBN : 9780141345642 0141345640 9780141345659 0141345659
  40. Coraline

    Coraline

    Gaiman, Neil. Riddell, Chris,
    Published : Bloomsbury London 2013 ISBN : 1408841754 9781408841754
  41. Paper towns

    Paper towns

    Green, John
    Published : Bloomsbury London 2015 ISBN : 1408867842 9781408867846
  42. Turtles all the way down

    Turtles all the way down

    Green, John
    Published : Penguin Books London 2017 ISBN : 0241335434 9780241335437
  43. Let me lie

    Let me lie

    Mackintosh, Clare,
    Published : Sphere London 2018 ISBN : 9780751564907 0751564907
    Caroline’s parents both commit suicide one year apart from each other and she struggles to cope with her grief. One year on from her mother’s suicide she receives a note to suggest it may not have been suicide. Caroline seeks the help of retired policeman Murray but is she putting her life in danger by asking too many questions? A brilliant twisty psychological thriller that will have you hooked to the last page.
  44. The woman in the window

    The woman in the window

    Finn, A. J.,
    Published : HarperCollinsPublishers London 2018 ISBN : 9780008234157 0008234159
  45. Paper ghosts: a novel of suspense

    Paper ghosts: a novel of suspense

    Heaberlin, Julia,
    Published : Michael Joseph UK 2018 ISBN : 9780718181345 0718181344
  46. A gentleman in Moscow

    A gentleman in Moscow

    Towles, Amor,
    Published : Windmill Books London 2017 ISBN : 9780099558781 0099558785
  47. Memoirs of a geisha

    Memoirs of a geisha

    Golden, Arthur
    Published : Vintage London 2005 ISBN : 9780099497028 0099497026
  48. A perfect husband

    A perfect husband

    Boyd, Hilary,
    Published : Quercus London 2017 ISBN : 9781784294175 1784294179
  49. The chalk man

    The chalk man

    Tudor, C. J.,
    Published : Michael Joseph UK 2018 ISBN : 0718187431 9780718187439
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