Books

Format: 12/2018
Format: 12/2018
Goldsworthy, Adrian
Adrian Goldsworthy
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> Vindolanda, Book 01

AD 98: The army base at Vindolanda lies on the northern frontier of Britannia and the entire Roman world. Defences are weak, as tribes rebel against Roman rule, and local druids preach the fiery destruction of the invaders.

Vindolanda by Adrian Goldsworthy
Costeloe, Diney
Diney Costeloe
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When one of the houses in an exclusive cul-de-sac is sold to students, dramas begin to unfold and secrets long hidden come to the surface.

The New Neighbours by Diney Costeloe
Barrowman, John, Barrowman, Carole
John Barrowman, Carole Barrowman
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> Orion Chronicles, Book 02

17-year-old Rémy is a Conjuror. But such a talent comes with a price. He and his superpowered friends are engaged in a dangerous battle to save humanity, but if they are to succeed, they must first decide who to trust.

Nephilim by John Barrowman,  Carole Barrowman
Coulthard, Sally
Sally Coulthard
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An illustrated guide to everything to do with fires and firewood, combining practicality with folklore. It will get you back in touch with your ancient firemaking instincts.

The Little Book of Building Fires by Sally Coulthard
Crocker, Aimée
Aimée Crocker
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Moonlit seances in Honolulu. Exotic cobra dances. Drinking games with Oscar Wilde. This is the unabashed autobiography of Victorian world traveller Aimée Crocker.

And I'd Do It Again by Aimée Crocker
Dimitri, Francesco
Francesco Dimitri
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A literary toolbox for well-being, this selection of prose by different authors has the power to promote reflection and mindfulness when read aloud.

To Read Aloud by Francesco Dimitri
Fiennes, Ranulph, Douglas, Ed
Ranulph Fiennes, Ed Douglas
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A collection of stories, poems and articles about Nepal covering the length and breadth of this enchanting nation and its people.

House of Snow
Key, Simon
Simon Key
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A collection of hilarious parenting tweets by dad, Twitter genius and bookshop owner Simon Key, illustrated by Moose Allain.

We're Asleep, Dad by Simon Key
Liu, Cixin
Cixin Liu
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An omnibus edition of books 1-3 in China's best-selling apocalyptic space opera trilogy, The Three-Body Problem.

Remembrance of Earth's Past by Cixin Liu
Lustbader, Eric Van
Eric Van Lustbader
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> Testament, Book 02

Sequel to the bestselling The Testament. In a hidden cave in the mountains of Lebanon, a man makes a fateful discovery. He has been chosen to be the carrier, to bring what has been forbidden for thousands of years out of the darkness and into the light: the Testament of Lucifer.

The Fallen by Eric Van Lustbader
Moore, Brian
Brian Moore
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A Jesuit priest and his aid are guided through the wilds of New France by Algonkian Indians.

Black Robe by Brian Moore
Whitworth, Victoria
Victoria Whitworth
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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
Singh, Anita
Anita Singh
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A celebration of Britain's most popular cookery contest.

The Story of The Great British Bake Off by Anita Singh
Attlee, James
James Attlee
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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
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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

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