Books

Format: 07/2018
Format: 07/2018
Shindler, Colin
Colin Shindler
[field_chapter]

Colin Schindler explores the changing sporting and cultural landscape of Britain through the careers of four iconic football captains: Wright, Moore, Lineker and Beckham.

Four Lions by Colin Shindler
Bascomb, Neal
Neal Bascomb
[field_chapter]

The thrilling story of how SOE-trained commandos destroyed the Nazis' nuclear-weapons programme in one of the most daring – and successful – raids of World War II.

The Winter Fortress by Neal Bascomb
Field, Fiona
Fiona Field
[field_chapter]
> Soldiers' Wives, Book 03

Third novel in Fiona Field's Soldiers series sees Major Mike Collins and his wife, Susie, struggling to adjust to life on civvy street, while dramas unfold back at the regiment.

Civvy Street by Fiona Field
O'Mahony, Seamus
Seamus O'Mahony
[field_chapter]

An Irish physician explores the ways in which society has lost the ability to deal with death.

The Way We Die Now by Seamus O'Mahony
Oates, Joyce Carol
Joyce Carol Oates
[field_chapter]

Six tales to chill the blood from the unique imagination of Joyce Carol Oates.

The Doll-Master and Other Tales of Horror by Joyce Carol Oates
Roberts, Mark
Mark Roberts
[field_chapter]
> Eve Clay, Book 02

Investigating a killer bringing medieval horror to Merseyside, DCI Eve Clay must overcome her own demons to unpick the dark symbolism of the crime scene.

Dead Silent by Mark Roberts
Prowse, Amanda
Amanda Prowse
[field_chapter]

An irresistible, warm-hearted story of lost love, new-found happiness, and the kindness of strangers.

Miss Potterton's Birthday Tea by Amanda Prowse
Barrowman, John, Barrowman, Carole
John Barrowman, Carole Barrowman
[field_chapter]
> Orion Chronicles, Book 01

Sixteen-year-old twins Matt and Em can bring art to life, and travel in time through paintings. They work for Orion, an organisation that protects their kind. The twins are sent to find a teenage boy who can alter reality with his music and who carries something that could change humanity for ever...

Conjuror by John Barrowman,  Carole Barrowman
Naughtie, James
James Naughtie
[field_chapter]

Paris in 1968. In a city alive with talk of revolution, Will Flemyng finds himself in the thick of the action, a young spy whose first adventures behind the Iron Curtain have already given him a secret glamour. But now he gets news that threatens the closest and most complicated relationship in his life, with his younger brother.

Paris Spring by James Naughtie
Thomson, Lesley
Lesley Thomson
[field_chapter]

Stella Darnell, the Detective's Daughter, investigates a decades-old mystery in Kew Gardens.

The House With No Rooms by Lesley Thomson
Trombley, Stephen
Stephen Trombley
[field_chapter]

A diverting and instructive philosophical miscellany, centred on an eclectic sequence of themes, ranging from advice to ageing, and from freedom to friendship.

Wise Words by Stephen Trombley
Whitworth, Victoria
Victoria Whitworth
[field_chapter]

A brilliant saga about the daughter and sole heiress of a feudal lord in England before the Norman Conquest.

Daughter of the Wolf by Victoria Whitworth
Johnson, Josephine
Josephine Johnson
[field_chapter]

First published in 1934, NOW IN NOVEMBER is American author Josephine W. Johnson's lyrical and an indelible portrait of the Depression and Dust Bowl years in America.

Now In November by Josephine Johnson
Larman, Alexander
Alexander Larman
[field_chapter]

An in-the-round portrait of life in England under the Restoration, focusing on the year of the Great Fire of London.

Restoration by Alexander Larman
Litvinoff, Emanuel
Emanuel Litvinoff
[field_chapter]

First published in 1960, THE LOST EUROPEANS is British author Emanuel Litvinoff's story of an inverse pilgrimage: that of a Jewish man to a resurgent, post-war Berlin.

The Lost Europeans by Emanuel Litvinoff

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