Books

Format: 12/2017
Format: 12/2017
Okri, Ben
Ben Okri
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A new collection of meditations and stories from the Booker Prize-winning author, Ben Okri. Illustrated by Rosemary Clunie.

The Magic Lamp: Dreams of Our Age by Ben Okri
Potter, Christopher
Christopher Potter
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The fascinating story of how we first came to see the earth from space.

The Earth Gazers by Christopher Potter
Starritt, Alexander
Alexander Starritt
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The offices of Britain's favourite tabloid The Daily Beast, are set on high terrorism alert in this compelling satirical debut.

The Beast by Alexander Starritt
Whittaker, K.J.
K.J. Whittaker
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Imagine that Buonaparte, instead of Wellington, had won the Battle of Waterloo and that his ex-wife Empress Josephine is presiding over French-occupied England...

False Lights by K.J. Whittaker
Wood, Frances
Frances Wood
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Discover - or rediscover - the major achievements of Chinese culture and civilization.

Great Books of China by Frances Wood
Cooper, Mike
Mike Cooper
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Winner of the inaugural MysteriousPress.com Award, a fast-paced, action-packed heist novel.

The Downside by Mike Cooper
King, Gabriel
Gabriel King
[field_chapter]
> Wild Road, Book 01

Secure in a world of privilege and safety, Tag is happy with life as a house cat – until the dreams begin. Hazy dreams of strange pathways, of a mission he must undertake and of a terrible responsibility he will bear. A magical quest fantasy in the style of Watership Down.

The Wild Road by Gabriel King
King, Gabriel
Gabriel King
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> Wild Road, Book 02

Ancient legend speaks of a golden cat whose coming will heal the troubled world. But the Queen of Cats has three golden kittens – and when two are stolen away, the distraught parents turn to Tag, the new guardian of magical wild roads, for help. A magical quest fantasy in the style of Watership Down.

The Golden Cat by Gabriel King
King, Gabriel
Gabriel King
[field_chapter]
> Wild Road, Book 03

The hamlet of ashmore lies at the intersection of several dream highways of the mythical wild roads. For Anna it offers the perfect escape, and she adopts two stray kittens - but her arrival has set in motion a nightmarish chain of events... A magical quest fantasy in the style of Watership Down.

The Knot Garden by Gabriel King
King, Gabriel
Gabriel King
[field_chapter]
> Wild Road, Book 04

John adores the old manor Nonesuch, but for his wife Anna the legacy is tainted, inextricably linked with John's cousin, known as the Witch of ashmore, who tried so hard to destroy Anna and the cats she holds dear. The grim mystery at the heart of Nonesuch starts to be revealed... A magical quest fantasy in the style of Watership Down.

Nonesuch by Gabriel King
Pflüger, Andreas
Andreas Pflüger
[field_chapter]
> Jenny Aaron, Book 01

Bestselling European thriller starring a blind special ops agent on the hunt for a terrifying serial killer.

In the Dark by Andreas Pflüger
Ascherson, Neal
Neal Ascherson
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An unforgettable recreation of life in wartime, and of the tragic fate of Poland in the 20th century. A novel about sabotage, betrayal and the terrible sadness of exile.

The Death of the Fronsac: A Novel by Neal Ascherson
Boström, Mattias
Mattias Boström
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The story of the most famous detective in the world; a fast-paced and exciting living portrait of a phenomenon and icon of popular culture.

The Life and Death of Sherlock Holmes by Mattias Boström
Fry, Michael
Michael Fry
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A one volume history of the great city of Glasgow from the Celts to Celtic by the controversial Scottish historian and biographer of Edinburgh.

Glasgow by Michael Fry
Lee, Min Jin
Min Jin Lee
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A young woman is torn between her Korean heritage and American upbringing. Min Jin Lee's acclaimed debut novel.

Free Food For Millionaires by Min Jin Lee

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