Reader CC Joseph Gilbert

This year, our members have been busy reading all sorts of books, from fantasy to romance. If you’re stuck for something to read, why not try some of our most popular books?

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child: Parts One and Two by Jack Thorne and J.K.Rowling

The latest instalment in the Harry Potter story, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is a stage play, currently running in London’s West End. Focusing on Harry’s son, Albus, this is a tale of friendship and good versus evil, with plenty magic to boot.

Only Time Will Tell by Jeffrey Archer

The Clifton Chronicles is Jeffrey Archer’s most ambitious work in four decades as an international bestselling author. The epic tale of Harry Clifton’s life grip you till end. In Jeffrey Archer’s masterful hands, you will be taken on a journey that you won’t want to end, even after you turn the last page of this unforgettable yarn.

The Burden by Mary Westmacott

Written by the ever-loved Agatha Christie under her pseudonym, the Mary Westmacott novels are a brilliant read, full of humanity. The Burden looks at love, and how it can become a burden in the case of sisters, Shirley and Laura.

The First Time We Met by Pippa Croft

This is the first novel in the sizzling new Oxford Blue romance series from Pippa Croft. Telling the story of Lauren Cusack and her enduring love, this is a story about true soulmates which will melt the hardest of hearts. 

The Last Song by Nicholas Sparks

This Nicholas Sparks book on our ‘most popular’ list is a real tear-jerker. When Theresa finds a message in a bottle on the beach, it takes her on a journey to new love and life. Get the tissues ready before you start reading!