Top 10 Summer Reads 2006

1. The Take - Martina Cole
Headline £6.99

"Another amazing thriller/saga from the first lady of hard hitting novels that certainly tells it like it is!”"

2. The Drowning Man - Michael Robotham
Time Warner Paperbacks £6.99

"The story involves a masterly sleight of hand…"

3. Rage - Jonathan Kellerman
Penguin £6.99

"A must for all Jonathan Kellerman fans!"

4. The Last Secret of the Temple - Paul Sussman
Bantam Press £6.99

"A breathtaking rollercoaster of a novel"

5. The Lifeguard - James Patterson
Headline £6.99

"…keeps you guessing right up to the last page… and I do mean the last page!"

6. Gentlemen and Players - Joanne Harris
Black Swan £6.99

"A novel of beastly shenanigans in a boy’s grammar school. A suspenseful tale laced with dark humour."

7. Agatha Raisin and the Perfect Paragon - M. C. Beaton
Constable £5.99

"The latest instalment in the marvellous and wild adventures of Agatha Raisin."

8. Catch Me When I Fall - Nicci French
Pengiun £6.99

"This brilliant book certainly keeps you guessing until nearly the end."

9. Consent To Kill - Vince Flynn
Pocket Books £6.99

"Another jaw-dropping adventure featuring Mitch Rapp."

10. The Pure In Heart - Susan Hill
Vintage £6.99

"…the novel is not so much a traditional whodunit but a study of the impact of crime on a small community."