´Fantastically good fun - sharp, sexy and intelligent . . . Something of a masterpiece´ Sunday Mirror ´Like a ritzy 50 Shades meets The Da Vinci Code . It´s got sex, shopping, a few Old Masters and plenty of murder - what more could you want?´ Independent ´Not to Miss!´ Marie Claire ´Even more dangerous, shocking and provocative than its predecessor: A book that begs to be devoured in one sitting!´ Reader´s Digest THE GLOBAL THRILLER PHENOMENON Judith Rashleigh has made it. Living in luxury amidst the splendours of Venice, she´s finally enjoying the life she killed for. But someone knows what Judith´s done. Judith can only save herself by finding a priceless painting - unfortunately, one that she´s convinced doesn´t even exist. And she´s not the only one seeking it. This time, Judith isn´t in control. Outflanked and out-thought, outrun and outgunned, she faces an enemy more ruthless and more powerful than she ever imagined. And if she doesn´t win, she dies. PRAISE FOR MAESTRA ´Funny and clever, entertaining and well written . . . Destined for the bestseller charts ´ The Times ´A first-class thriller . . . Read it now before the entire world does.´ Glamour ´A rip-roaring read . . . Sharp and extremely well written ´ Daily Mail ´Brimming with scandal, intrigue and mystery, this is a book that everyone is talking about ´ Heat ´ Deliciously decadent . . . a glamorous and racy adventure´ Sunday Mirror ´Set in a world of oligarchs, Mafiosi and dodgy art dealers, it also has in Judith Rashleigh a heroine you´ll either love or loathe, at least two jaw-on-the-floor moments and sex scenes that would make Christian Grey blush ´ Red magazine ´A psychological thriller set on the French Riviera, rather like Patricia Highsmith crossed with Gone Girl , unsurprisingly, there´s a film deal in the works´ Harpers Bazaar - ´10 Best Books for 2016´
Young Bond and James Bond meet Alex Rider and Cherub in this brilliantly written, fast-paced spy action thriller. All credibly delivered from somebody who knows all about counter-intelligence... Kieron and his friend Sam are shocked to see a man kidnapped in a Newcastle shopping centre right in front of their eyes. The boys quickly realise that the kidnapped man left something behind in the scuffle - an earpiece and glasses. Kieron puts them on and realises he can see not what is front of him, but a busy, tourist city, somewhere very hot - in Mumbai... Kieron has accidentally stumbled upon the undercover world of Rebecca ´Bex´ Wilson - a freelance agent working for the British Secret Intelligence Service. And without her handler Bradley (the man who was kidnapped), Bex is in trouble. She doesn´t know who of her usual contacts she can trust, and like it or not, she is going to have to use teenage Kieron to get her out of danger. Before Kieron and Sam know it, they are part of a mission to stop a weapon of mass destruction from falling into the wrong hands... High-octane action and fast-paced adventure - guaranteed.
The bestselling 9th novel in the Women´s Murder Club series A PSYCHOPATH PREYING ON THE WEAK A young mother and her child are ruthlessly gunned down in a shopping centre car park. Detective Lindsay Boxer has only one shred of evidence: three mysterious letters scrawled on the windscreen in blood-red lipstick. A CAT WITH CLAWS The same night, the wife of a Hollywood star walks in on a notorious cat burglar, known as ´´Hello Kitty´´, in the middle of a multi-million-dollar jewel theft. Seconds later, the safe is empty, and the woman is dead - but there´s more to this cat than meets the eye. A CITY ON THE BRINK As San Francisco descends into hysteria, Lindsay and the Women´s Murder Club - combative attorney Yuki, medical examiner Claire and crime reporter Cindy - try to piece together the case, but one of the killers forces Lindsay to put her own life on the line... BUT IS IT ENOUGH?
The forbidding landscape of insipid browns and impregnable fortresses is often the most prevalent image visitors take away from the desert state of Rajasthan. But while these breathtaking palaces are the enduring legacy of the Rajput royals, the real soul of Rajasthan is best glimpsed off the beaten path, where amusing stories, eccentric traditions, unusual encounters, and elusive relics await your discovery. 111 Places in Rajasthan leads you beyond the veil of famous legends, monuments, shopping destinations, and culinary pleasures, to the state´s most unexpected and often outlandish locales. Watch wild deer roam the homes of tribal groups; make an offering of whiskey at a motorcycle shrine; meet a tigon - a half lion, half tiger; or become the subject of a comedic roast by an expletive-ridden folk theatre troupe. Explore the hidden treasures of Jaipur, Jodhpur, and Udaipur, and experience what makes Rajasthan one of the most exotic and exciting regions in the world. Eine raue Landschaft und unüberwindbare Festungen - so sehen viele Besucher Rajasthan. Mit diesem Buch blicken Sie in die wahre Seele dieser Gegend. Entdecken Sie amüsante Geschichten, außergewöhnliche Rituale und kulinarische Genüsse fernab der Touristenpfade. Beobachten Sie wilde Rehe, die Häuser durchstreifen, opfern Sie Whiskey an einem Motorrad-Schrein und treffen Sie das Fabelwesen Tigon - halb Löwe, halb Tiger. Dieses Buch lüftet den Schleier, der die Legenden, Denkmäler und Schauplätze des Landes umhüllt. Lernen Sie Jaipur, Jodhpur und Udaipur neu kennen und erleben Sie, was den Wüstenstaat zu einer der exotischsten und spannendsten Regionen der Welt macht.
SHORTLISTED FOR THE LAUGH OUT LOUD CHILDREN´S BOOK AWARDS 2016 The world´s greatest (and only) DANGEROLOGIST is back to make YOU into a Level 3 DANGEROLOGIST in his new SCHOOL OF DANGER handbook. Following a mishap involving his DANGER MOBILE (shopping trolley) and the local school dinner lady, Docter Noel Zone joins the teaching staff to help out. WARNING! BEWARE! CAUTION! But any POD (Pupil of Dangerology) knows that schools are full of DANGER - from VAMPIRE teachers to HAUNTED BOOKS! And when bikes start to go missing from around school, to Docter Noel, it´s never been clearer that DANGER REALLY IS EVERYWHERE Diary of a Wimpy Kid meets The Dangerous Book for Boys, DANGER REALLY IS EVERYWHERE is the third brilliantly funny handbook for avoiding danger of all kinds that will have everyone from reluctant readers to bookworms laughing out loud (very safely) from start to finish. Praise for the DANGER IS EVERYWHERE series: ´I dislocated my jaw laughing´ Eoin Colfer, author of Artemis Fowl ´A brilliantly silly survival guide´ Sunday Express ´A Joyful riposte to over-cautious parents . . . well-paced and funny throughout.´ Time Out London ´Imagine the Mighty Boosh crashed into the Wimpy Kid´ The Times ´A surreal, daft and funny book . . . A bracing satirical sideswipe at today´s health-and-safety culture, aimed at kids who´ll get the irony and relish the silliness.´ Financial Times ´Brilliantly funny´ Gransnet ´A brilliantly mapcap guide´ ni4Kids.com ´Laugh-out-loud´ TheSchoolRun.comcom.
Marco Polo Pocket Guide Rhodes: the Travel Guide with Insider Tips Explore Rhodes with this handy, pocket-sized, authoritative guide, packed with Insider Tips. Discover boutique hotels, authentic restaurants, the island´s trendiest places, and get tips on shopping and what to do on a limited budget. There are plenty of ideas for travel with kids, and a summary of all the festivals and events that take place. Let Marco Polo show you all this breath-taking Greek island has to offer Marco Polo Rhodes guides you along spectacular coasts for windsurfing and relaxing between glorious bays, to ancient monuments such as the Lindos Acropolis, and the splendid legacies of the numerous European powers that left their mark here, primarily in the lively capital with its magnificent Old Town. As the most popular of all Greek holiday islands, Rhodes has numerous attractions for vacationers: water sports and mountain biking can be just as much a part of your holiday as great cuisine, hip beach bars and romantic sunsetsThis is Rhodes! Your Marco Polo Rhodes Pocket Guide includes: - Insider Tips - we show you the hidden gems and little known secrets that offer a real insight into this beautiful island, from deserted beaches to where the in-crowd meet. - Best of - find the best things to do for free, the best only in´ Rhodes experiences, the best things to do if it rains and the best places to relax and spoil yourself. - Sightseeing - all of the top sights are organized by areas of the island so you can easily plan your trip. - Discovery Tours - 4 specially tailored tours that will get you to the heart of Rhodes on foot, by car or by bike. Discover breath-taking archaeological sites, small isolated villages, quaint coffee houses, authentic tavernas and fantastic beaches with these inspirational itineraries. - Rhodes in full-colour - Marco Polo Pocket Guide Rhodes includes full-colour photos throughout the guide bringing the island to life offering you a real taste of what you can see and enjoy on your trip. - Touring App - new for 2018, you can download any of the Discovery Tours to your smartphone, complete with the detailed route description and map exactly as featured in the guide, free of charge. The maps can be used offline too, so no roaming charges. The perfect navigational tool with distance indicators and landmarks highlighting the correct direction to travel in as well as GPS coordinates along the way. Enjoy stress-free sightseeing and never get lost again! - Road Atlas and pull-out map - we´ve included a detailed road atlas and a handy, pull-out map so you can pop the guide in your bag for a full-on sightseeing day or head out with just the map to enjoy your Discovery Tour. - Useful Greek phrases - the essential words and phrases are included to help you get by. Trust Marco Polo Pocket Guide Rhodes to show you around this fabulous Greek island. The comprehensive coverage and unique insights will ensure you experience everything Rhodes has to offer and more. The special tips, personal insights and unusual experiences will help you make the most of your trip - just arrive and enjoy.