1 Fifty Shades Of Grey, E.L. James, Arrow Books

2 Solace, Belinda McKeown, Picador

3 All For You, Sheila O’Flanagan, Headline Review

4 Me And My Sisters, Sinead Moriarty, Penguin Books

5 The Lucky One, Nicholas Sparks, Sphere


1 The Sins Of The Fathers, Jeffrey Archer, Macmillan

2 The Witness, Nora Roberts, Piatkus Books

3 The House On Willow Street, Cathy Kelly, HarperCollins Publishers

4 Phantom, Jo Nesbo, Harvill Secker

5 Tom, Casey Hill, Simon & Schuster Ltd


1 Run Fat Bitch Run, Ruth Field, Sphere

2 Sweet Revenge: The Intimate Life of Simon Cowell, Tom Bower, Faber and Faber

3 The 10 Secrets of Healthy Ageing: How to Live Longer, Look Younger and Feel Great, Patrick Holford & Jerome Burne, Piatkus Books

4 Coming Through Depression: A Mindful Approach to Recovery, Tony Bates, Newleaf

5 The Magic Rhonda Byrne, Simon & Schuster Ltd


1 A Message Of Hope from the Angels, Lorna Byrne, Coronet Books

2 Praise in Which I Live and Move and Have My Being, Paul Drucan, Harvill Secker

3 The Secret, Rhonda Byrne, Simon & Schuster Ltd

4 A Pocket History Of Ireland, Joseph McCullough, Gill & Macmillan

5 The Big Miss: My Years Coaching Tiger Woods, Hank Haney, Crown Publishing Group, Division of Random House Inc


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