Books

Format: 03/2019
Format: 03/2019
Rice, Craig
Craig Rice
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A Chicago lawyer must save his big-city friends from small-town corruption in this "triumphantly rowdy" mystery (Time) that's also "exciting [and] hard as nails" (The New Yorker).

Trial by Fury by Craig Rice
Adams, Max
Max Adams
[field_chapter]

In a fascinating journey of rediscovery, Max Adams brings to life the forgotten experiences – and voices – of some of the most extraordinary women in history.

Unquiet Women by Max Adams
Bacigalupi, Paolo, Buckell, Tobias S.
Paolo Bacigalupi, Tobias S. Buckell
[field_chapter]

The city of Khaim is surrounded by a land crippled by the use of magic, and a tyrant intent on rebuilding an empire – unless the people find a way to resist.

The Tangled Lands by Paolo Bacigalupi,  Tobias S. Buckell
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
Coulthard, Sally
Sally Coulthard
[field_chapter]

Packed with insights, outdoor fun, cultural lore and traditional wisdom, The Little Book of Snow delves into the history, science, literary and cultural heritage that surrounds snow, frost and ice.

The Little Book of Snow by Sally Coulthard
Françoise, Sarah
Sarah Françoise
[field_chapter]

A family comes together for Christmas - the parents' marriage at breaking point, and their grown-up children faring little better in love themselves. A novel exploring the thorniness of familial love and its capacity to endure.

Stories We Tell Ourselves by Sarah Françoise
Gately, Iain
Iain Gately
[field_chapter]

An alternative travel book about the author's quest to achieve his surfing dream before it's too late.

The Secret Surfer
Kenyon, Paul
Paul Kenyon
[field_chapter]

A vivid, heartbreaking portrait of the fate that so many African countries suffered after independence.

Dictatorland by Paul Kenyon
McLeod, Jenn J.
Jenn J. McLeod
[field_chapter]

A multi-generational contemporary romantic saga set in a cattle ranch in Central Queensland, Australia.

A Place to Remember by Jenn J. McLeod
Preston, Douglas, Child, Lincoln
Douglas Preston, Lincoln Child
[field_chapter]
> Agent Pendergast, Book 01

Agent Pendergast investigates a series of strange murders and rumours of a murderous beast in the New York Museum of Natural History.

Relic by Douglas Preston,  Lincoln Child
Preston, Douglas, Child, Lincoln
Douglas Preston, Lincoln Child
[field_chapter]
> Agent Pendergast, Book 02

Pendergast returns to New York when a new string of murders surfaces resembling those of the Museum Beast case.

Reliquary by Douglas Preston,  Lincoln Child
Preston, Douglas, Child, Lincoln
Douglas Preston, Lincoln Child
[field_chapter]
> Agent Pendergast, Book 03

Pendergast is drawn to the remains of a 19th-century charnel house, unearthed at a construction site in New York and finds himself investigating a copycat killer.

The Cabinet of Curiosities by Douglas Preston,  Lincoln Child
Sinaiee, Maryam
Maryam Sinaiee
[field_chapter]

Over 100 authentic, seasonal recipes from Persian cook and food blogger, Maryam Sinaiee.

Nightingales and Roses by Maryam Sinaiee
Waterfield, Robin
Robin Waterfield
[field_chapter]

The remarkable story of the Ancient Olympic Games, narrated in invigorating style by a leading classical scholar and translator.

Olympia by Robin Waterfield
Andreasen, Michael
Michael Andreasen
[field_chapter]

A fiercely original debut collection of stories about moral and physical metamorphoses, odd love and idiosyncratic faith.

The Sea Beast Takes a Lover by Michael Andreasen

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