Books

Format: 08/2018
Format: 08/2018
Cruickshank, Dan
Dan Cruickshank
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The story of the first great skyscraper, and the transformation of the modern city.

Skyscraper by Dan Cruickshank
Hamilton, James
James Hamilton
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A concise history of one of the world's greatest and most comprehensive museum collections, from its founding in 1753 to the present day.

The British Museum by James Hamilton
Andreasen, Michael
Michael Andreasen
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An original debut collection of stories about moral and physical metamorphoses, odd love and idiosyncratic faith.

The Sea Beast takes a Lover by Michael Andreasen
Knight, Henrietta
Henrietta Knight
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Retired racehorse trainer and bestselling author, Henrietta Knight, probes the secrets of thirty top National Hunt trainers in England and Ireland.

The Jumping Game by Henrietta Knight
Thompson, Laura
Laura Thompson
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The case of Edith Thompson and her lover Frederick Bywaters, both hanged for murder in 1923.

Rex v Edith Thompson by Laura Thompson
Jones, Catherine
Catherine Jones
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> Little Woodford, Book 01

Trouble comes to the sleepy market town of Little Woodford - a world of allotments, pub quizzes, shopping and gossip - the heart of middle England.

Little Woodford by Catherine Jones
Masterton, Graham
Graham Masterton
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> Katie Maguire, Book 09

Police corruption, whistleblowers and murder. DCI Katie Maguire investigates a string of police murders.

Dead Men Whistling by Graham Masterton
Gately, Iain
Iain Gately
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An alternative travel book about the author's quest to achieve his surfing dream before it's too late.

The Secret Surfer by Iain Gately
Preston, Douglas, Child, Lincoln
Douglas Preston, Lincoln Child
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> Agent Pendergast, Book 17

A body is discovered, without its head - two killers are on the loose. A pair of killers requires a team of equally talented investigators. Luckily both Vincent D'Agosta and Special Agent Pendergast are back in town.

City of Endless Night by Douglas Preston,  Lincoln Child
Gerlach, Heinrich, Gansel, Carsten, Lewis, Dr Peter
Heinrich Gerlach, Carsten Gansel, Dr Peter Lewis
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The original version of the classic novel of the epic World War II battle, confiscated by the Russian secret services in 1949, and now rediscovered in the Russian archives.

Breakout at Stalingrad by Heinrich Gerlach
Goldsworthy, Adrian
Adrian Goldsworthy
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A beautifully produced account of the history and importance of Hadrian's Wall.

Hadrian's Wall by Adrian Goldsworthy
Kenyon, Paul
Paul Kenyon
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A vivid, heartbreaking portrait of the fate that so many African countries suffered after independence.

Dictatorland by Paul Kenyon
Saltykov-Shchedrin, M.E.
M.E. Saltykov-Shchedrin
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A powerful novel from the great Russian satirist: the Golovlev family are ruled by matriarch Arina Petrovna, but her son, Porfiry, plots her downfall.

The Golovlevs by M.E. Saltykov-Shchedrin
Goodkind, Terry
Terry Goodkind
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In a spin-off from the Sword of Truth series comes the second book of The Nicci Chronicles, where new alliances are forged and old enemies return.

Shroud of Eternity by Terry Goodkind
Wexler, Django
Django Wexler
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The Beast, imprisoned beneath the fortress-city of Elysium for a thousand years, has been loosed upon the world. Military might and arcane power clash in the conclusion to the Shadow Campaigns.

The Infernal Battalion by Django Wexler

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