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6 Easy Reads

Looking for some escape? Check out these easy reads. By Leah van Deventer

Beneath The Bonfire by Nickolas Butler (R275, Picador)

Meet the memorable characters that call the back roads and blue highways of America home in these short stories.

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Tender by Belinda McKeon (R285, Picador)

Follow the story of Catherine and James in a novel about friendship and youth, selfhood and sexuality, and about the lies we tell ourselves and are taught to tell.

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Imagine by Mark Haysom (R335, Piatkus)

In a story of laughter and tears, Haysom takes us on one family’s journey to achieve their dreams in 1970s England.

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Hidden Riches by Nora Roberts (R335, Piatkus)

Creative and spontaneous, antiques dealer Dora Conroy has an infectious enthusiasm for life. She also has an eye for quality, but when – on impulse – she buys a few curiosities at an auction, she gets a lot more than she bargained for.

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The Mountain Can Wait by Sarah Leipciger (R300, Tinder Press)

Set in a stunning but scarred Canadian landscape, this is a story of fathers and sons and the heartache they cause each other.

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Last Chance In The Pyrenees by Julia Stagg (R190, Hodder & Stoughton)

When tragedy strikes the small mountain village of Fogas in the French Pyrenees, the residents must once more rally round to protect their precious way of life – and this time the stakes are higher than ever.

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