The Invisible Ones by Stef Penney

Rose Janko has been missing for seven years. Her family has made no attempt to find her. Why? Ray Lovell, private investigator, has been hired to discover Rose’s fate. But he must first win the trust of the secretive, deceptive, dangerous Janko family, whose son Ivo became Rose’s husband.

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Snake slithers out of boxes

A Santa Cruz resident relaxing on a bench got quite a surprise when a brightly coloured snake slithered out of discarded cardboard boxes.

The alarm was raised at about 11pm and police with the environmental protection squad, Seprona went to the scene.

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Tenerife’s Russian market “will stay stable”

Tenerife is confident that the number of Russian visitors to the island will remain stable, despite the weakness of the ruble and the difficult economic situation.

Cabildo president, Carlos Alonso said the demand for the winter season was expected to be the same as in 2013.

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Get talking about mental health and take part in charity challenge

Many of us know someone in a family, a friend or colleague who has some form of mental health problem.

In aid of World Mental Health Day, “En Pié” – a mental health charity, based in Las Caletillas -wants to get people talking more about it.

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The Finisher by David Baldacci

Enter a village imprisoned by its fear of the unknown. Where curiosity is discouraged, and no one has ever left – or wanted to – until now.

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Sisterland by Curtis Sittenfeld

Identical twins, Kate and Violet, are about as unlike as two peas from the same pod can be . Except in one respect – they share a hidden gift. But after Kate inadvertently reveals their secret when they are thirteen years old, their lives are set on diverging paths.

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Unseen by Karin Slaughter

Special Agent Will Trent has something to hide.

Something he doesn’t want Dr.Sara Linton – the woman he loves – to find out.

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Cocaine sent in parcel post

Police investigating drug trafficking on Gran Canaria found 4.4 kilos of cocaine wrapped up and sent through the post.

The parcel was delivered to the post office in Telde so officers kept watch until a 32-year-old man turned up to collect it. He was subsequently arrested as part of an ongoing operation.

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A Father’s Revenge by Kitty Neale

A bad man can never come good.

Menace . Thirteen years ago Kevin Dolby was sent to prison for a violent robbery. Upon his release, he sets in motion a chilling plan to get what he believes is owed to him.

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Apples are the star of annual festival

El Sauzal is counting down to the highlights of its annual apple festival which will feature poetry, tastings, exhibitions, apple routes, tapas and cider.

The local council is teaming up with Tenerife Cabildo, the island’s Association of Producers of the Manzana Reineta and the community of the north-east.

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