1 Fifty Shades of Grey, EL James, Arrow Books

2 Fifty Shades Darker, EL James, Arrow Books

3 Fifty Shades Freed, EL James, Arrow Books

4 Bared to You: A Crossfire Novel, Sylvia Day, Penguin Books

5 The Litigators, John Grisham, Hodder Paperback


1 Ancient Light, John Banville, Viking

2 A Very Accidental Love Story, Claudia Carroll, AVON, a division of HarperColl

3 Better Together, Shelia O’Flanagan, Headline Review

4 Criminal, Karin Slaughter, Century

5 The Prisoner of Heaven, Carlos Ruiz Zafon, Weidenfeld & Nicolson


1 Run Fat Bitch Run, Ruth Field, Sphere

2 Fast and Slow Thinking, Daniel Kahneman, Penguin Books

3 Flourishing, Maureen Gaffney, Penguin Books

4 The Boy in the Attic: The Chilling, Real-Life Story of a Satanic Murder, David Malone, Mainstream Publishing

5 Born to Ride: The Autobiography of Stephen Roche, Stephen Roche, Yellow Jersey Press


1 RHS Gardening Step by Step, Dorling Kindersley Publilshers

2 A Pocket History of Ireland, Joseph McCullough, Gill & Macmillan

3 A Message of Hope from the Angels, Lorna Byrne, Coronet Books

4 The Second World War, Antony Beevor, Weidenfeld & Nicolson


5 Spirit of Ireland, Parragon Book Service Ltd


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