Language and Literature

Picture of The Cook's Companion: The Complete Book of Ingredients and Recipes for the Australian Kitchen.

The Cook's Companion: The Complete Book of Ingredients and Recipes for the Australian Kitchen.

Alexander, Stephanie.

The second edition of her justly-famous book, it includes 12 new chapters and the expansio...

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A History Of Marriage.

Abbott, Elizabeth.

Paints an often surprising picture of this most public, yet most intimate, institution - a...

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Picture of Adrift: A Secret Life of London's Waterways.

Adrift: A Secret Life of London's Waterways.

Babbs, Helen.

From deep winter to late autumn, the author and her partner journey on a canal boat explor...

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Picture of The Brontes: Tales of Glass Town, Angria and Gondal: Selected Writings.

The Brontes: Tales of Glass Town, Angria and Gondal: Selected Writings.

Bronte, Charlotte et al.

In their collaborative early writings the Brontes created and peopled the most extraordina...

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Picture of Oroonoko and Other Writings.

Oroonoko and Other Writings.

Behn, Aphra.

Aphra Behn was a British playwright, poet, translator and fiction writer from the Restorat...

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Picture of Death of a Policeman.

Death of a Policeman.

Beaton, M.C.

Hamish Macbeth is the local policeman in Lochdubh, a picturesque village in the Scottish h...

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Picture of Working On My Novel.

Working On My Novel.

Arcangel, Cory.

What does it feel like to try and create something new? How is it possible to find a space...

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Picture of Found In Translation: How Language Shapes Our Lives and Transforms the World.

Found In Translation: How Language Shapes Our Lives and Transforms the World.

Kelly, Nataly and Zetzsche, Jost.

A treasure trove of interesting and entertaining stories which show how translation and in...

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Harriet Said….

Bainbridge, Beryl and Grant, Linda.

Her first novel is set just after WWII near the Formby sand dunes where Bainbridge grew up...

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Picture of Finding Zero: A Mathematician's Odyssey to Uncover the Origins of Numbers.

Finding Zero: A Mathematician's Odyssey to Uncover the Origins of Numbers.

Aczel, Amir D.

He takes us on an Indiana Jones-like adventure, scouring dusty books, interviewing self- p...

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Picture of Art in Australia: From Colonization to Postmodernism.

Art in Australia: From Colonization to Postmodernism.

Allen, Christopher.

He traces the history of the art made by the settlers of Australia in six provocative chap...

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Picture of The Daemon Knows: Literary Greatness and the American Sublime.

The Daemon Knows: Literary Greatness and the American Sublime.

Bloom, Harold.

This very large work appears to be the capstone to the literary career of Harold Bloom, lo...

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Picture of A Prince of Swindlers.

A Prince of Swindlers.

Boothby, Guy.

A wonderful story…the precursor of those other gentlemen thieves, Raffles and Arsene Lupin...

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Picture of Our Valued Customers: Conversations from the Comic Book Store.

Our Valued Customers: Conversations from the Comic Book Store.

Chamberlain, Tim.

The author loves his job working in a comic book shop. 'Where else' he asks, '…can you see...

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Picture of A Fall of Moondust.

A Fall of Moondust.

Clarke, Arthur C.

A title in the SF Masterworks series, John Wyndham said it is 'the best book Arthur C. Cla...

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Picture of Death of a Perfect Wife: A Hamish Macbeth Murder Mystery.

Death of a Perfect Wife: A Hamish Macbeth Murder Mystery.

Beaton, M. C.

Trixie Thomas comes to Lochdubh to open a bed-and-breakfast, and begins to make over the h...

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Picture of When the Green Woods Laugh.

When the Green Woods Laugh.

Bates, H.E.

The third instalment of the lives of the Larkin family, the rambunctious Kentish family th...

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A Week in December.

Faulks, Sebastian.

It is the week before Christmas in London, 2007. Seven characters are forced to confront t...

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Picture of Anne of Windy Poplars.

Anne of Windy Poplars.

Montgomery, L. M.

Anne Shirley is engaged to Gilbert Blythe and has taken up a position as Principal of Summ...

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Picture of All About Language: A Guide.

All About Language: A Guide.

Blake, Barry J.

Blake sets out to explain how language works and this is aimed at the general reader and a...

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Picture of The Shadow of a Great Rock: A Literary Appreciation of the King James Bible.

The Shadow of a Great Rock: A Literary Appreciation of the King James Bible.

Bloom, Prof. Harold.

The great Professor Bloom says it is ‘an inexplicable wonder’ that a rather undistinguishe...

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Looking for Adventure.

Backshall, Steve.

After a rainy-day visit to an exhibition of artefacts from Papua New Guinea, the seven-yea...

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Folly.

Beaton, M.C.

Rachel is the fourth Beverley daughter, obsessed with regaining Mannerling, the beautiful ...

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The Vicar's Passion.

Balzac, Honore de

He originally wrote this under the pseudonym Horace de Saint-Aubin, possibly because its s...

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