Books

Format: 11/2017
Format: 11/2017
Addis, Ferdinand
Ferdinand Addis
[field_chapter]

A thrilling and accessible portrait of a city that is central to the development of European and world civilization, narrated through thirty 'scenes' in its 2,750-year history.

Rome by Ferdinand Addis
Robinson, Peter
Peter Robinson
[field_chapter]

A retired professor uncovers a murder at a remote boarding school. A DEATH SENTENCE STORY: original shorts about deadly books from the world's best crime writers.

Seven Years by Peter Robinson
Todd, Charles
Charles Todd
[field_chapter]

A stolen book sets off a sinister chain of events. A DEATH SENTENCE STORY: original shorts about deadly books from the world's best crime writers.

The Pretty Little Box by Charles Todd
Qiufan, Chen
Chen Qiufan
[field_chapter]

When e-waste recycler Mimi is infected by a virus, she becomes the host to an omniscient consciousness hell bent on righting all the wrongs that have been done to her people.

The Waste Tide by Chen Qiufan
Dobson, Mary
Mary Dobson
[field_chapter]

A thematic miscellany of blood, bones and bodies.

Anatomica - A Compendium of Blood, Bones and Bodies by Mary Dobson
Strukul, Matteo
Matteo Strukul
[field_chapter]

The first instalment in a trilogy charting the rise of the House of Medici as they become Masters of Florence and progenitors of the Renaissance.

Lipscomb, Suzannah
Suzannah Lipscomb
[field_chapter]

The stories of the lives and fates of the six wives of King Henry VIII.

Six Queens by Suzannah Lipscomb
Pink, Alan
Alan Pink
[field_chapter]

A revised and updated edition of Alan Pink's practical and jargon-free guide to how UK entrepreneurs and businesses can minimise their tax bills.

Hot Tips for Cool Tax by Alan Pink
Chisholm, P.F.
P.F. Chisholm
[field_chapter]

A new omnibus in the highly acclaimed Sir Robert Carey Mysteries, full of roguish courtiers, rival gangs, border raiders, treason, realpolitik and unbridled ambition.

Whitworth, Victoria
Victoria Whitworth
[field_chapter]

A dark tale about a young woman navigating the betrayals and ambitions of the crown in 10th-century England.

Other Gods by Victoria Whitworth
Buckman, Peter
Peter Buckman
[field_chapter]

A heartfelt and humorous guide to embracing the ageing process.

The Genial Senior's A-Z of Ageing by Peter Buckman
Tinniswood, Adrian
Adrian Tinniswood
[field_chapter]

The story of a British institution whose fellows, including Newton, Darwin and Hawking, have changed the way we look at the world.

The Royal Society by Adrian Tinniswood
Jones, Dan
Dan Jones
[field_chapter]

A brilliant artist, working with a bestselling historian, uses digital techniques to bring vividly to life 200 photographs of the defining events and personalities of the modern world.

Lay, Paul
Paul Lay
[field_chapter]

A portrait of social and cultural life under Cromwell's Protectorate, concentrating on the intellectually fecund atmosphere of Britain in 1657.

Providence Lost by Paul Lay
Liu, Cixin
Cixin Liu
[field_chapter]

A new standalone military SF adventure from Cixin Liu. When Chen's parents are incinerated before his eyes by a blast of ball lightning, he devotes his life to cracking the secret of this mysterious natural phenomenon.

Ball Lightning by Cixin Liu

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