Books

Format: 10/2018
Format: 10/2018
Whitworth, Victoria
Victoria Whitworth
[field_chapter]

A book about intense physical and personal experience, narrating how Victoria Whitworth began swimming in the cold waters of Orkney as a means of escaping a failing marriage.

Swimming with Seals by Victoria Whitworth
Rahill, Elske
Elske Rahill
[field_chapter]

Darkly disturbing meditations on motherhood by an exceptional Irish writer. 

In White Ink by Elske Rahill
Singh, Anita
Anita Singh
[field_chapter]

A celebration of Britain's most popular cookery contest.

The Story of The Great British Bake Off by Anita Singh
Kiberd, Declan
Declan Kiberd
[field_chapter]

A magisterial survey of the ways in which postwar Irish writers have witnessed the frustration of the promise of Irish independence.

After Ireland by Declan Kiberd
Petrie, Nick
Nick Petrie
[field_chapter]
> Ash, Book 01

Peter Ash came home from the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan with only one souvenir: the buzzing claustrophobia due to PTSD. But when a friend from the Marines commits suicide, Ash helps the man's widow with some home repairs. But he makes an unexpected discovery: a suitcase stuffed with cash and explosives.

The Drifter by Nick Petrie
Petrie, Nick
Nick Petrie
[field_chapter]
> Ash, Book 02

Peter Ash has a woman's life in his hands – and her mystery is stranger than he could ever imagine.

Burning Bright by Nick Petrie
Attlee, James
James Attlee
[field_chapter]

The fascinating story of the genesis, creation and afterlife of Picasso's Guernica, the painting that is often cited as the most important work of art produced in the 20th century.

Guernica by James Attlee
Bicheno, Hugh
Hugh Bicheno
[field_chapter]

The second volume of a rip-roaring, two-part history of England's longest and bloodiest civil war, narrated as a medieval 'game of thrones' by a master military historian.

Blood Royal by Hugh Bicheno
Box, C.J.
C.J. Box
[field_chapter]
> Joe Pickett, Book 17

The past comes back to haunt game warden Joe Pickett and his family with devastating effect.

Vicious Circle by C.J. Box
Burstall, Emma
Emma Burstall
[field_chapter]
> Tremarnock, Book 03

When Londoner Bramble Challoner is left a huge, rambling house in the sleepy village of Tremarnock, it offers her and her best friend Katie a long-awaited chance for adventure. The third instalment in the Tremarnock series.

Tremarnock Summer by Emma Burstall
Fishwick, Michael
Michael Fishwick
[field_chapter]

When Robbie's mum died, everything changed. Suddenly upped and moved to Somerset to play happy families with his dad's new girlfriend, Robbie can't settle. He doesn't want a new life, he wants his old one back. But then he sees the white hare...

The White Hare by Michael Fishwick
Gerhardie, William
William Gerhardie
[field_chapter]

The unforgettable tale of an eccentric Belgian family through the uncertain years after WW1 and the Russian Revolution.

The Polyglots by William Gerhardie
Goodkind, Terry
Terry Goodkind
[field_chapter]

A new epic, set in the world ruled by Richard Rahl, bearer of the Sword of Truth, following the one-time Sister of the Dark, Nicci.

Death's Mistress by Terry Goodkind
Hannah, Sophie
Sophie Hannah
[field_chapter]

100 of the best crime stories written by women, selected and introduced by award-winning author Sophie Hannah.

Deadlier by Sophie Hannah
Hollingsworth, Mary
Mary Hollingsworth
[field_chapter]

A fresh telling of the rise and fall of the House of Medici, the family that dominated political and cultural life in Florence for three centuries.

The Medici by Mary Hollingsworth

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