Set in the Irish Catholic community of 1950s Liverpool and in Ireland, this is a saga of working class families, living on the edge of poverty yet bound together by humour and loyalty, gossip, grumbling and endless cups of tea.
A young architect is sent to a remote town to supervise the restoration of its Minster.
Operation Finisterre – a last-ditch Nazi plan to bring the allies to the negotiating table.
Two British ex-cons are trapped on a nightmarish road trip to find Trent, a guy who screwed them over and disappeared. But now, after forty hours driving through yellow desert, what seemed real is no longer certain. Where did Trent stay? What did he do? Did he even exist at all?
First published in 1941 and set aginst the rich canvas of New England history, this is American author H. P. Lovecraft's exploration of a mind destroyed by an obsession with an ancestor, a reputed necromancer.
The complete collection of the Brother Cadfael medieval mysteries
An enthralling account of Henry VIII's controversial dissolution of the monasteries.
A tale of power, corruption and forgery set in a Sicily ripe for reform.
Final instalment in The Grim Company Trilogy. The Age of Ruin is near complete: in the far North the Nameless stirs beneath the Spine Mountains and demonspawn push ever southwards; from the West the Fade have returned, vowing to purge the realm of humankind; and an ancient weapon has once again been unleashed to ravage the land.
In the sequel to These Dark Wings Anna Cooper, now 14, bluffs her way into the air force. Her friend Timothy Squire is working at the docks as a bomb expert and soon finds himself at the centre of a powerful secret that could win or lose the war.
Kate Bishop's investigation into her brother's death takes her on a dangerous journey to the back alleys of the darknet, to the darkest corners of our minds, and to the very origins of what it is to be human.
Debonair superspy Blackford Oakes takes on one last mission in the rollicking conclusion to a beloved espionage series by William F. Buckley.