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Quick Reads

Quick Reads are short books written by bestselling authors! Whatever genre or author you love – we have something for you. They’re a great place to start when trying new types of books and stories. Browse all the Quick Reads here and find them at The Reading Agency bookshop or ask at your library or learning centre.

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A Fresh Start (Quick Reads)

Keith Stuart, Louise Candlish, Jojo Moyes, Sophie Kinsella, Mike Gayle, Fanny Blake, Mahsuda Snaith, Ian Rankin, Adele Parks, Mari Hannah

The Anniversary (Quick Reads)

Veronica Henry, Fanny Blake, Elizabeth Buchan, Rowan Coleman, Jenny Colgan, Philippa Gregory, Matt Haig, Andy McNab, Richard Madeley, John O'Farrell

Dead Simple (Quick Reads)

Harry Bingham, Mark Billingham, Angela Marsons, Jane Casey, James Oswald, Antonia Hodgson, Claire Mackintosh, C. L. Taylor


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