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


FREE Romance Books

We currently have access to a large collection (collected over 30 years) of series romance books (Harlequin, Mills & Boon, Mira, Silhouette, etc) which are available FREE. Must pick up. Otherwise please pay shipping costs. Please email us if you want to check if we have a particular author.
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This Month’s Books and Book Catalogue

Just in time for some summer holiday reading or stocking fillers, there are new releases by bestselling authors Loretta Chase (A DUKE IN SHINING ARMOR – Difficult Dukes Series), Janet Evanovich (HARDCORE TWENTY-FOUR – Stephanie Plum Series), Lori Foster (CLOSE CONTACT – Body Armor Series), Lora Leigh (WAKE A SLEEPING TIGER – The Breeds Series), Nora Roberts (YEAR ONE – Chronicles of the One), Nalini Singh (CHERISH HARD – Hard Play Series) and more. Happy holidays and enjoy your reading!

A summary of this month’s titles is shown below (bottom right). Otherwise, click on the December 2017 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

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

Tracey Alvarez – IN TOO DEEP – Due South Series – POD $29
Lori Foster – CLOSE CONTACT – Body Armor Series – MMP $17
Marie Harte – JUST THE THING – Donnigans Series – MMP $17
Debbie Macomber – IF NOT FOR YOU – New Beginnings Series – MMP Release $17
Katee Robert – UNDERCOVER ATTRACTION – O’Malley’s Series – MMP $17
Nalini Singh – CHERISH HARD – Hard Play Series – POD $30

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

Crime & Mystery & Thrillers

J.C. Eaton – DITCHED 4 MURDER – Sophie Kimball Mystery Series – MMP $17
Janet Evanovich – HARDCORE TWENTY-FOUR – Stephanie Plum Series – TP $30
Paige Shelton – COMIC SANS MURDER – Dangerous Type Mystery Series – MMP $17
Victoria Thompson – MURDER ON ASTOR PLACE – Gaslight Mystery Series – MMP $17

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

Fantasy & Paranormal Romance

Ilona Andrews – CLEAN SWEEP – Innkeeper Chronicles – POD $24
Isabel Cooper – HIGHLAND DRAGON WARRIOR – Dawn of the Highland Series – MMP $17
Jeaniene Frost – THE BRIGHTEST EMBERS – Broken Destiny Series – MMP $17
Sandra Hill – CAJUN CRAZY – Cajun Series – MMP $17
Faith Hunter – FLAME IN THE DARK – Soulwood Series – MMP $17
Larissa Ione – HADES – Demonica Underworld Series – POD $22
Lora Leigh – WAKE A SLEEPING TIGER – The Breeds Series – MMP Release $17
Juliet Lyons – DROP DEAD GORGEOUS – Bite Nights Series – MMP $17
Nora Roberts – BAY OF SIGHS – Guardians Trilogy – MMP $18
Nora Roberts – YEAR ONE – Chronicles of the One – TP $30

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

Historical Romance

Loretta Chase – A DUKE IN SHINING ARMOR – Difficult Dukes Series – MMP $17
Amelia Grey – TO THE DUKE, WITH LOVE – Rakes of St. James Series – MMP $17
Vanessa Kelly – THE HIGHLANDER’S PRINCESS BRIDE – Improper Princesses Series – MMP $17
Betina Krahn – A GOOD DAY TO MARRY A DUKE – Sin and Sensibility Series – MMP $17
Maya Rodale – IT’S HARD OUT HERE FOR A DUKE – Keeping Up with the Cavendishes Series – MMP $17
Joanna Shupe – A DARING ARRANGEMENT – Four Hundred Series – MMP $17
Lizzi Tremayne – A SEA OF GREEN UNFOLDING – The Long Trails Series – POD $29
Mary Wine – HIGHLAND FLAME – Highland Weddings Series – MMP $17

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

Hot Romance

Lora Leigh – RUGGED TEXAS COWBOY – 2-in-1 Paperback – MMP $17

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

Mainstream Fiction & Chick Lit

No new titles this month. Recent releases were:
Elin Hilderbrand – THE IDENTICALS – TP $30

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

Available Soon

Catherine Anderson – SPRING FORWARD
Amanda Bouchet – HEART ON FIRE
Jayne Ann Krentz – PROMISE NOT TO TELL
Eileen Wilks – DRAGON BLOOD

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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