New Books


Our book buyers are always busy looking out for the best new releases to add to our shelves. As well as stocking many of the top best sellers we also respond to library users’ requests. If there is a book you would like us to buy please either make a note in the Blue Suggestions Book in the library or contact us. Our decision will be based on our budget and the level of interest in the book. 

We produce quarterly lists of recent purchases for both adult fiction and non-fiction. Occasional lists are also made for Large Print and audiobooks


Here are some of the most popular new books that have recently been added to the library:-

19th Christmas

James Paterson

The highly anticipated follow up to the No. 1 bestseller 18th Abduction. Christmas is coming, but crime never stops for the Women's Murder Club. 26 Reservations in Bucks, and it's on our shelves now!

Traitors of Rome

Simon Scarrow

The enthralling new Cato and Macro adventure in the bestselling 'Eagles of the Empire' series. Gripping, ferocious and compelling. In much demand.

The volunteer: the true story of the resistance hero who infiltrated Auschwitz.

Jack Fairweather

The gripping story of the Polish underground operative, Witold Pilecki, who allowed himself to be sent to the camp to expose Nazi crimes. Winner of the Costa Biography Award for 2019.

Now you See Them

Elly Griffiths

Another book  that is much in demand.

A thrilling historical mystery set in 1960's Brighton. A piquant mixture of humour, period detail and truly beguiling characterisation.

The other side of the coin: the queen, the dresser and the wardrobe

Angela Kelly

The author has worked with the Queen and walked the corridors of the Royal Household for twenty-five years, initially as Her Majesty's Senior Dresser and more recently as Her Majesty's Personal Advisor, Curator, Wardrobe and In-house Designer. Lavish illustrations.

A Midwinter Promise

Lulu Taylor

A dramatic story of loss, grief and the legacy of secrets. A compelling read.

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