Books

Format: 10/2017
Format: 10/2017
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]

'Waste girl' Mimi becomes infected with a virus, becoming the host for an omniscient consciousness, hell-bent on righting wrongs - and igniting a class war and more.

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
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
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
Lay, Paul
Paul Lay
[field_chapter]

The thrilling story of the Protectorate (1653-9), Britain's sole experiment with republican government, and one of the most important but least-known periods in British history.

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 mysterious natural phenomenon. His search takes him to stormy mountaintops, an experimental military weapons lab, and an old Soviet science station.

Ball Lightning by Cixin Liu
Alten, Steve
Steve Alten
[field_chapter]
> Megalodon, Book 01

Resurrection of the MEG books, starring Megalodon, a 75-ft long prehistoric mega shark.

Meg by Steve Alten
Christiansen, Rupert
Rupert Christiansen
[field_chapter]

A sparkling, authoritative account of the reinvention of Paris in the mid-nineteenth century as the most beautiful, exciting city in the world - a position it has never relinquished.

City of Light by Rupert Christiansen
Dahl, Alex
Alex Dahl
[field_chapter]

What would you do for the perfect life? Would you lie? Would you steal? Would you kill? When Cecilia ends up looking after a boy with no home, dark secrets from her past force their way to surface...

The Boy at the Door by Alex Dahl
Elman, Michelle
Michelle Elman
[field_chapter]

In July 2015, Michelle Elman posted a picture of herself wearing a bikini on Instagram - it went viral. A memoir about a woman's journey to body positivity.

Am I Ugly? by Michelle Elman
Jones, Colin
Colin Jones
[field_chapter]

A magisterial overview of the creation, extension and adaptation of the palace of Versailles and its environs, and an exploration of the myth of Versailles from Louis XIV to the present day.

Versailles by Colin Jones
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 Word of the Sea by Tania Unsworth

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