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City of Darwin - Book - Hateful Things
City of Darwin - Book - Hateful Things

Hateful Things

Terry Goodkind

The Children of D'Hara picks up immediately after the conclusion of the Sword of Truth series. This is the story of The House of Rahl would not die out; the lineage of Confessors would not end. Richard and Kahlan are having twins: a boy and a girl. But their birth will also be their death sentence: the magic that grows with them will attract those who are evil, who wish to rampage unrestrained across the world. Is there any way to protect them?

City of Darwin - Book - Hide And Seek
City of Darwin - Book - Hide And Seek

Hide And Seek

Mary Burton

She's hunting. He's watching. Special Agent Macy Crow is a survivor. After a vicious hit-and-run nearly kills her, she gets right back to work, and now she's gunning for a spot on the FBI's elite profiling team. As an audition, she offers to investigate the recently discovered bones of Tobi Turner, a high school girl who disappeared fifteen years ago. While investigating with local sheriff Mike Nevada, Macy discovers a link between Tobi's case and several others that occurred around the same time as her disappearance.

 

City of Darwin - Book - Home Truths
City of Darwin - Book - Home Truths

Home Truths

Susan Lewis

Angie Watts used to have everything. A new home. A beloved husband. Three adored children. But Angie's happy life is shattered when her son Liam falls in with the wrong crowd. And after her son's bad choices lead to the murder of her husband, it's up to Angie to hold what's left of her family together. Her son is missing. Her daughter is looking for help in dangerous places. And Angie is fighting just to keep a roof over their heads.

City of Darwin - Book - Immigrant Montana
City of Darwin - Book - Immigrant Montana

Immigrant Montana

Amitava Kumar 

As he begins to settle into American existence, Kailash comes under the indelible influence of a charismatic professor, and also finds his life reshaped by a series of very different women with whom he recklessly falls in and out of love.

City of Darwin - Book - In The Name Of The Children
City of Darwin - Book - In The Name Of The Children

In The Name Of The Children

Jeffrey L Rinek & Marilee Strong 

In The Name Of The Children gives an unflinching look at what it's like to fight a never-ending battle against an enemy far more insidious than terrorists: the predators, lurking amongst us, who seek to harm our children.

City of Darwin - Book - Inspection
City of Darwin - Book - Inspection

Inspection

Josh Malerman

J is a student at a school deep in a forest far away from the rest of the world. J is one of only twenty-six students, all of whom think of the school's enigmatic founder as their father. J's peers are the only family he has ever had. The students are being trained to be prodigies of art, science, and athletics, and their life at the school is all they know and all they are allowed to know. But J suspects that there is something out there, beyond the pines, that the founder does not want him to see, and he's beginning to ask questions. What is the real purpose of this place? Why can the students never leave? And what secrets is their father hiding from them? 

City of Darwin - Book - Kingmaker
City of Darwin - Book - Kingmaker

Kingmaker

Margaret Weis And Robert Krammes

The thrilling conclusion to the swashbuckling Dragon Corsairs series. Kate and Sophia and their dragon Dalgren form a desperate plan to free Phillip from prison. Thomas is crowned king and discovers a plot by King Ullr to invade Freya. And Henry is forced to flee to the Aligoes where he makes a discovery that could change the fortunes of his beleaguered nation.

City of Darwin - Book - Lady In The Lake
City of Darwin - Book - Lady In The Lake

Lady In The Lake

Laura Lippman

Last year, Maddie Schwartz was a happy, even pampered housewife. This year, she's bolted from her marriage of almost twenty years, determined to make good on her youthful ambitions to live a passionate, meaningful life. Drawing on her own secrets, she helps Baltimore police find a murdered girl - assistance that leads to a job at the city's afternoon newspaper, the Star. Working at the newspaper offers Maddie the opportunity to make her name, and she has found just the story to do it: a missing woman whose body was discovered in the fountain of a city park lake. Cleo Sherwood was a young African-American woman who liked to have a good time. No one seems to know or care why she was killed except Maddie... 

City of Darwin - Book - Limited Wish
City of Darwin - Book - Limited Wish

Limited Wish

Mark Lawrence 

It's the summer of 1986 and reluctant prodigy Nick Hayes is a student at Cambridge University, working with world-renowned mathematician Professor Halligan. He just wants to be a regular student, but regular isn't really an option for a boy-genius cancer survivor who's already dabbled in time travel. When he crosses paths with a mysterious yet curiously familiar girl, Nick discovers that creases have appeared in the fabric of time, and that he is at the centre of the disruption. Only Nick can resolve this time paradox before the damage becomes catastrophic for both him and the future of the world.

City of Darwin - Book - Little Stones
City of Darwin - Book - Little Stones

Little Stones

Elizabeth Kuiper 

Hannah lives in Zimbabwe during the reign of Robert Mugabe: it's a country of petrol queues and power cuts, and police with loaded rifles who patrol the city streets. By all accounts, Hannah is lucky. She can afford to go to school, has never had to skip a meal, and lives in a big house with her mum and their African housekeeper, Gogo. Hannah is wealthy, she is healthy, and she is white. Her luck in life has kept her sheltered for a long time, but things are beginning to change. As she is forced to navigate the increased tension between her warring parents, the differences between herself and her peers, and her relationship with Gogo, Hannah starts questioning much of what she previously thought to be true.

City of Darwin - Book - Lonely Planet The Best Of Malaysia And Singapore
City of Darwin - Book - Lonely Planet The Best Of Malaysia And Singapore

Lonely Planet The Best Of Malaysia And Singapore

Lonely Planet

Lonely Planet Best of Malaysia & Singapore is your passport to Malaysia and Singapore's top sights and most authentic experiences. Enjoy some of Malaysia's best food in charismatic George Town, hunt out giant rafflesia flowers in Sarawak or sing karaoke at the Jonker Walk Night Market, all with your trusted travel companion.

City of Darwin - Book - Mad Dogs And Thunderbolts
City of Darwin - Book - Mad Dogs And Thunderbolts

Mad Dogs And Thunderbolts

Ben Pobjie

In Mad Dogs and Thunderbolts Ben Pobjie celebrates the derring-do and revolutionary passion of all the wild colonial boys and girls who raided our towns and stole our hearts, all while wearing sensible headgear.

City of Darwin - Book - Magebane
City of Darwin - Book - Magebane

Magebane

Stephen Aryan

Magic is the only weapon against the gods in the powerful final novel of this epic fantasy trilogy about battlemages and sorcerers in a world that fears their powers.

City of Darwin - Book - Meet Me In Venice
City of Darwin - Book - Meet Me In Venice

Meet Me In Venice

Barbara Hannay

A heart-warming story about Daisy who is still struggling a year after her husband Leo's sudden death. She decides to take her three adult children to Venice, the birth place of Leo but when she visits her accountant, she discovers a secret from Leo's past. Now everything they value about love, family, commitment and trust must be re-examined.

City of Darwin - Book - Mother Of Pearl
City of Darwin - Book - Mother Of Pearl

Mother Of Pearl

Angela Ruth Savage

Angela Savage draws us masterfully into the lives of Anna, an aid worker trying to settle back into life in Australia after more than a decade in Southeast Asia; Meg, Anna’s sister, who holds out hope for a child despite seven fruitless years of IVF; Meg's husband Nate, and Mukda, a single mother in provincial Thailand who wants to do the right thing by her son and parents.The women and their families' lives become intimately intertwined in the unsettling and extraordinary process of trying to bring a child into the world across borders of class, culture and nationality.

City of Darwin - Book - My Friend Anna
City of Darwin - Book - My Friend Anna

My Friend Anna

Rachel DeLoache Williams 

This is the true story of Anna Delvey, the fake heiress whose dizzying deceit and elaborate con-artistry deceived the Soho hipster scene before her ruse was finally and dramatically exposed.

City of Darwin - Book - Out Of Time
City of Darwin - Book - Out Of Time

Out Of Time

Steve Hawke

Joe and Anne's relationship has finally found the sweet spot and they are looking forward to what retirement brings. But time is not on their side. Inexplicably, Joe - a gifted architect - finds himself losing things, making miscalculations, blanking parts of his day. As Joe's condition worsens, he and Anne face the agonising question: what is the point of no return?

City of Darwin - Book - Outfox
City of Darwin - Book - Outfox

Outfox

Sandra Brown

One man with multiple identities. Eight women who vanished without a trace. The next likely victim . . . his wife.

City of Darwin - Book - Platform Seven
City of Darwin - Book - Platform Seven

Platform Seven

Louise Doughty

Platform Seven at 4am: Peterborough Railway Station is deserted. The man crossing the covered walkway on this freezing November morning is confident he's alone. What the man doesn't realise is that he has company. Lisa Evans knows what he has decided. She knows what he is about to do as she tries and fails to stop him walking to the platform edge. Two deaths on Platform Seven. Two fatalities in eighteen months - surely they're connected? No one is more desperate to understand what connects them than Lisa Evans herself. After all, she was the first of the two to die.

City of Darwin - Book - Sanctuary
City of Darwin - Book - Sanctuary

Sanctuary

V V James 

To Detective Maggie Knight, the death of Sanctuary's star quarterback seems to be a tragic accident. Only, everyone knows his ex-girlfriend is the daughter of a witch - and she was there when he died. Then the rumours start to fly. Bereaved mother Abigail will stop at nothing until she has justice for her dead son. Her best friend Sarah will do everything in her power to protect her accused daughter. And the women share a secret that could shatter their lives - and their community. It falls to Maggie to prevent her investigation - and Sanctuary itself - from spiralling out of control.

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