Our Books

At Chapter, we’re proud to be an independent book and teashop. We specialise in the romance genre:

  • Contemporary Romance & Romantic Suspense
  • Fantasy & Paranormal Romance
  • Historical Romance
  • Hot Romance

We also stock selections of:

  • Crime & Mystery & Thrillers
  • Mainstream Fiction & Chick Lit



Contact us today if you’d like to receive our monthly book catalogue by email.

This Month’s Books and Book Catalogue

Many apologies for this month’s catalogue delay. New releases include Christine Feehan’s JUDGMENT ROAD (Torpedo Ink Series), Lisa Kleypas’s HELLO STRANGER (Ravenels Series), J.D. Robb’s DARK IN DEATH (In Death Series – Trade Paperback) and Alexander McCall Smith’s A TIME OF LOVE AND TARTAN (44 Scotland Street Series – Trade Paperback) as well as the mass market paperback releases of Robyn Carr’s ANY DAY NOW (Sullivan’s Crossing Series) and Laura Childs’ PEKOE MOST POISON (Tea Shop Mystery Series). Enjoy!

Also, the Chapter Book & Tea Shop is sponsoring the RWNZ Short Story Contest again. Details can be found on www.romancewriters.co.nz/shop/contests/chapter-short-story. To enter, you must be a RWNZ member and submit a previously unpublished short story of less than 1,800 words between 1–30 Apr. Entry fee is $20. Chapter is providing $500 worth of gift vouchers as prizes for the top three entries.

A summary of this month’s titles is shown below (bottom right). Otherwise, click on the March 2018 Book Catalogue pdf file and browse through it for the full details on this month’s book titles.

Recent book catalogues can be found below:
June 2017 Book Catalogue
July 2017 Book Catalogue
August 2017 Book Catalogue
September 2017 Book Catalogue
October 2017 Book Catalogue
November 2017 Book Catalogue
December 2017 Book Catalogue
January 2018 Book Catalogue
March 2018 Book Catalogue 

Book Orders

We have too many books to include on this web site, so please contact us today if you wish to order a book or if you’d like to receive our monthly catalogue by email.

You can also purchase a small selection of our books (usually a diverse mixture of new releases, popular authors, and clearances) on Trade Me Books and on Fishpond.

Please note that, effective October 2017, we have discontinued our book loyalty card scheme and we have replaced it with lower average retail prices. Any existing stamped book cards will be cashed up.

Book Catalogue Summary

Contemporary Romance & Romantic Suspense

Suzanne Brockmann – SOME KIND OF HERO – Troubleshooters Series – MMP Release $17
Robyn Carr – ANY DAY NOW – Sullivan’s Crossing Series – MMP Release $18
Lauren Dane – UNRAVELED – Whiskey Sharp Series – MMP $17
Lora Leigh – COLLISION POINT – Brute Force Series – MMP $17
Emily March – THE FIRST KISS OF SPRING – Eternity Springs Series – MMP $17
Jill Shalvis – ABOUT THAT KISS – Heartbreaker Bay Series – MMP $17
J.R. Ward – DEVIL’S CUT – Bourbon Kings Series – MMP Release $17

MMP = Mass Market Paperback; POD = Print on Demand; TP = Trade Paperback; HC = Hardcover

Crime & Mystery & Thrillers

Laura Childs – PEKOE MOST POISON – Tea Shop Mystery Series – MMP Release $17
J.D. Robb – DARK IN DEATH – In Death Series – TP $30

MMP = Mass Market Paperback; POD = Print on Demand; TP = Trade Paperback; HC = Hardcover

Fantasy & Paranormal Romance

Patricia Briggs – SILENCE FALLEN – Mercy Thompson Series – MMP Release $17
Christine Feehan – JUDGMENT ROAD – Torpedo Ink Series – MMP $17
Donna Grant – HEAT – Dark Kings Series – MMP $17
Darynda Jones – THE TROUBLE WITH TWELFTH GRAVE – Charley Davidson Series – MMP Release $18
Gini Koch – ALIENS ABROAD – Alien Series – MMP $17
Michelle Sagara – CAST IN DECEPTION – Chronicles of Elantra Series – TP $29
Christine Warren – BABY I’M HOWLING FOR YOU – Alphaville Series – MMP $17

MMP = Mass Market Paperback; POD = Print on Demand; TP = Trade Paperback; HC = Hardcover

Historical Romance

Kelly Bowen – A DUKE IN THE NIGHT – Devils of Dover Series – MMP $17
Candace Camp – HIS SINFUL TOUCH – Mad Morelands Series – MMP $17
Manda Collins – WALLFLOWER MOST WANTED – Studies in Scandal Series – MMP $17
Meredith Duran – THE SINS OF LORD LOCKWOOD – Rules for the Reckless Series – MMP $17
Suzanne Enoch – A DEVIL IN SCOTLAND – No Ordinary Hero Series – MMP $17
Amanda Forester – IF THE EARL ONLY KNEW – Daring Marriages Series – MMP $17
Laura Lee Guhrke – THE TROUBLE WITH TRUE LOVE – Dear Lady Truelove Series – MMP $17
Lorraine Heath – BEYOND SCANDAL AND DESIRE – Sins for All Seasons Series – MMP $17
Lisa Kleypas – HELLO STRANGER – Ravenels Series – MMP $17
Johanna Lindsey – BEAUTIFUL TEMPEST – Malory Family Series – MMP Release $17
Julia London – DEVIL IN TARTAN – Highland Grooms Series – MMP $17
Amanda Quick – THE GIRL WHO KNEW TOO MUCH – Burning Cove, California Series – MMP Release $17
Lynsay Sands – SURRENDER TO THE HIGHLANDER – Highlander Series – MMP $17
Michele Sinclair – THE MOST ELIGIBLE HIGHLANDER IN SCOTLAND – McTiernay Series – MMP $17

MMP = Mass Market Paperback; POD = Print on Demand; TP = Trade Paperback; HC = Hardcover

Hot Romance

Jaci Burton – SHOT ON GOLD – Play-By-Play Series – TP $23

MMP = Mass Market Paperback; POD = Print on Demand; TP = Trade Paperback; HC = Hardcover

Mainstream Fiction & Chick Lit

Alexander McCall Smith – A TIME OF LOVE AND TARTAN – 44 Scotland Street Series – TP $28

MMP = Mass Market Paperback; POD = Print on Demand; TP = Trade Paperback; HC = Hardcover

Available Soon

Anne Bishop – LAKE SILENCE (Hardcover)
Patricia Briggs – BURN BRIGHT (Trade Paperback)
Grace Burrowes – A ROGUE OF HER OWN
Jude Deveraux – AS YOU WISH (Hardcover)
Christine Feehan – COVERT GAME (Trade Paperback)
Lori Foster – FAST BURN
Linda Howard – THE WOMAN LEFT BEHIND (Trade Paperback)
Seanan McGuire – TRICKS FOR FREE
Karen Marie Moning – HIGH VOLTAGE (Hardcover)

Bestselling Titles of 2016
Author Bestselling Titles in 2016
Mary Balogh Only Beloved (Survivor’s Club Series)
Mary Balogh Someone to Love (Westcott Series)
Jo Beverley The Viscount Needs a Wife (Company of Rogues Series)
Patricia Briggs Fire Touched (Mercy Thompson Series)
Loretta Chase Dukes Prefer Blondes (Dressmakers Series)
Kresley Cole Sweet Ruin (Immortals After Dark Series)
Tessa Dare Do You Want to Start a Scandal? (Castles Ever After Series/Spindle Cove Series)
Christine Feehan Shadow Rider (Shadow Series)
Anne Gracie The Summer Bride (Chance Sisters Series)
Elizabeth Hoyt Duke of Sin (Maiden Lane Series)
Madeline Hunter The Wicked Duke (Wicked Trilogy)
Eloisa James My American Duchess
Lisa Kleypas Marrying Winterborne (Ravenels Series)
Jayne Ann Krentz Secret Sisters
Stephanie Laurens The Lady’s Command (Adventurers Quartet)
Sarah MacLean The Rogue Not Taken (Scandal & Scoundrel)
Amanda Quick Til Death Do Us Part
Julia Quinn Because of Miss Bridgerton (Rokesbys Series)
Nora Roberts Bay of Sighs (Guardians Trilogy)
Nora Roberts The Obsession
Nalini Singh Allegiance of Honour (Psy/Changeling Series)
Nalini Singh Archangel’s Heart (Guild Hunter Series)
J.R. Ward The Beast (Black Dagger Brotherhood Series)
Bestselling Titles of 2015
Author Bestselling Titles in 2015
Mary Balogh Only a Promise (Survivor’s Club Series)
Mary Balogh Only a Kiss (Survivor’s Club Series)
Jo Beverley Too Dangerous for a Lady (Company of Rogues Series)
Grace Burrowes The Duke’s Disaster (True Gentlemen Series)
Kresley Cole Dark Skye (Immortals After Dark Series)
Christine Feehan Cat’s Lair (Leopard People Series)
Christine Feehan Earth Bound (Sea Haven/Sisters Of The Heart Series)
Anne Gracie The Spring Bride (Chance Sisters Series)
Elizabeth Hoyt Dearest Rogue (Maiden Lane Series)
Madeline Hunter His Wicked Reputation (Wicked Trilogy)
Lisa Kleypas Cold-Hearted Rake (Ravenels Series)
Stephanie Laurens The Tempting of Thomas Carrick (Cynster Next Generation Series)
Stephanie Laurens A Match for Marcus Cynster (Cynster Next Generation Series)
Julia London The Devil Takes a Bride (Cabot Sisters Series)
MaryJo Putney Not Always a Saint (Lost Lords Series)
Julia Quinn The Secrets of Sir Richard Kenworthy (Smythe-Smith Quartet)
Nora Roberts The Liar
Karen Rose Closer Than You Think (Cincinnati Series)
Nalini Singh Archangel’s Enigma (Guild Hunter Series)
Nalini Singh Rock Hard (Rock Kiss Series)
Nalini Singh Shards of Hope (Psy Changeling Series)
J.R. Ward The Shadows (Black Dagger Brotherhood Series)

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