Books

Format: 04/2018
Format: 04/2018
Preston, Douglas, Child, Lincoln
Douglas Preston, Lincoln Child
[field_chapter]
> Gideon Crew, Book 05

Gideon Crew, brilliant scientist and master thief, will face his most dangerous mission yet in the sequel to Beyond the Ice Limit.

The Pharaoh Key by Douglas Preston,  Lincoln Child
Spivey, Nigel
Nigel Spivey
[field_chapter]

The story of an object once described as 'the finest Greek vase there is', of the culture that produced it, and of the remarkably enduring influence of the scenes depicted on it.

The Sarpedon Krater by Nigel Spivey
Unsworth, Tania
Tania Unsworth
[field_chapter]

Even though she's terrified of the sea, a girl who believes her mum might have been a mermaid runs away to the ocean to solve the mystery of who she really is.

The Girl Who Thought Her Mother Was a Mermaid by Tania Unsworth
Weldon, Fay
Fay Weldon
[field_chapter]

In a series of letters to a frustrated writer, Weldon attempts to answer the title's question – why will no-one publish your novel? – and steers the reader on the way to becoming a writer.

Why Will No-One Publish My Novel? by Fay Weldon
Haohui, Zhou
Zhou Haohui
[field_chapter]

Based on one of China's most famous online crime serials, a killer crowd-sources his victims, playing a deadly but ingenious game of cat-and-mouse with the police.

Death Notice by Zhou Haohui
Cruickshank, Dan
Dan Cruickshank
[field_chapter]

The story of the first great skyscraper, and the transformation of the modern city.

Skyscraper by Dan Cruickshank
Goldsworthy, Adrian
Adrian Goldsworthy
[field_chapter]
> Vindolanda, Book 02

AD 100: Flavius Ferox, Briton and Roman centurion, is finding it hard to keep the peace. The second instalment in the hugely authentic historical fiction series, set on the northern frontier of the Roman Empire, written by one of Britain's leading historians.

The Encircling Sea by Adrian Goldsworthy
Jones, Carol
Carol Jones
[field_chapter]

An evocative, multi-generational tale of a family haunted by the death of a young concubine in 1930s Malaysia.

The Concubine's Child by Carol Jones
Wand, Zosia
Zosia Wand
[field_chapter]

Who would you choose if you had to - your daughter or your husband? A secret is uncovered that could smash Eve's world to pieces...

The Accusation by Zosia Wand
Fraser, Caro
Caro Fraser
[field_chapter]

The dark days of the war are over, but the family secrets they held are only just dawning. Set in 1960s London and Kent.

Summer of Love by Caro Fraser
Hurley, Graham
Graham Hurley
[field_chapter]
> Wars Within, Book 03

1937. Fate will bring celebrated German fighter ace Dieter Merz and Scottish ex-marine turned intelligence operative Tam Moncrieff together. Can war be avoided? But how? The third in the Wars Within series.

Estocada by Graham Hurley
Valentish, Jenny
Jenny Valentish
[field_chapter]

A young woman's journey into addiction and treatment. Journalist Jenny Valentish takes a gendered look at drugs and alcohol, using her own story to light the way.

Woman of Substances by Jenny Valentish
Brown, Lorna
Lorna Brown
[field_chapter]

An illustrated story of street art in urban landscapes around the world.

Painted Cities by Lorna Brown
Canciani, Laurie
Laurie Canciani
[field_chapter]

Anna lives in a flat with dad, a hoarder. Together they have spent the last 12 years constructing the Insomnia Museum, a labyrinth built from dead TVs, old cuckoo clocks, stacks of newspapers and other junk Dad has found. One day Dad doesn't wake up and Anna must leave the museum...

The Insomnia Museum by Laurie Canciani
Finn, Melanie
Melanie Finn
[field_chapter]

Ex-journalist Kay and her family are spending the summer in a rented farmhouse in Vermont. Haunted by her traumatic past, she becomes obsessed when she finds disturbing writing scrawled across one of the walls...

The Underneath by Melanie Finn

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