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eBooks of the week: Afterwards, House of Silk

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  • By Farah Andrews, Scene magazine
  • Published: 00:00 November 10, 2011
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  • From left: Afterwards by Rosamund Lupton and The House of Silk by Anthony Horowitz.

Afterwards

Author Rosamund Lupton
From waterstones.com
Price Dh27

Grace, a wife and mother, watches as a fire ravages her teenage daughter's school with the girl inside, and rushes in to try and save her. With twists and turns aplenty, Afterwards is Grace's account of he life-changing events, as she relays her story to her husband who is lying in a coma. And pretty soon, the mother has to identify the arsonist and protect her family from someone determined to bring them down.

The House of Silk

Author Anthony Horowitz
From waterstones.com
Price Dh60

Sherlock fans will be in their element with this read, as Holmes expert, Anthony Horowitz, has brought the legendary detective back to life, picking up where Conan Doyle left off. The mystery, geared towards new fans and Sherlock-aholics, sees the much-loved detective take to the streets of Victorian London with his trusty Watson, solving the most obscure mysteries, meaning the game is afoot once more.

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