Language and Literature

Picture of The Cherry Harvest.

The Cherry Harvest.

Sanna, Lucy.

In 1944, in Wisconsin, the Christianson family struggles to keep their cherry orchard goin...

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Picture of Language Redeemed: Chaucer's Mature Poetry.

Language Redeemed: Chaucer's Mature Poetry.

Williams, David.

Chaucer's thoughtfully Catholic worldview undergirds his poetry and the author skilfully s...

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Picture of The Mortal Instruments: Book One: City of Bones.

The Mortal Instruments: Book One: City of Bones.

Clare, Cassandra.

Readers of urban fantasy will devour this strong plot, brilliant heroine and intriguing si...

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Picture of A Brief Guide to J.R.R. Tolkien: The Unauthorized Guide to the Author of 'The Hobbit' and 'The Lord of the Rings'.

A Brief Guide to J.R.R. Tolkien: The Unauthorized Guide to the Author of 'The Hobbit' and 'The Lord of the Rings'.

Cawthorne, Nigel.

A very interesting guide to Tolkien, his life and his work as the father of modern fantasy...

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Picture of The Resurrectionists.

The Resurrectionists.

Collins, Michael.

A beautifully written thriller, it was shortlisted for the Booker Prize some years ago. Wh...

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Picture of The Mysterium: A Hugh Corbett Medieval Mystery.

The Mysterium: A Hugh Corbett Medieval Mystery.

Doherty, P.C.

In London, February 1304, a succession of brutal murders shocks the city. At the same time...

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Picture of Answering Back: Living Poets Reply to the Poetry of the Past.

Answering Back: Living Poets Reply to the Poetry of the Past.

Duffy, Carol Ann (ed.).

Fifty of today's most prominent poets have chosen and responded to a poem from the past. T...

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Picture of Throne of the Caesars: Blood and Steal.

Throne of the Caesars: Blood and Steal.

Sidebottom, Harry.

The author teaches classical history at Lincoln College, the University of Oxford. He is a...

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Picture of Selected Fables.

Selected Fables.

La Fontaine, Jean de.

The great satirical poetry of la Fontaine is accompanied by modern line drawings by the Am...

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Picture of Burn This Book: Notes on Literature and Engagement.

Burn This Book: Notes on Literature and Engagement.

Morrison, Toni (ed.).

This powerful collection of essays explores the meaning of censorship and the power of lit...

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Pietr the Latvian.

Simenon, Georges.

This is Simenon's first novel to feature Inspector Maigret, the laconic French detective. ...

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Picture of Mother's Milk.

Mother's Milk.

St. Aubyn, Edward.

It was shortlisted for the Booker in 2006 and that year won two other awards. The once ill...

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Picture of The Ordeal of Gilbert Pinfold: A Conversation Piece.

The Ordeal of Gilbert Pinfold: A Conversation Piece.

Waugh, Evelyn.

Gilbert Pinfold is a reclusive Catholic novelist (thought to be a complex, paranoid portra...

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Picture of The Alice Behind Wonderland.

The Alice Behind Wonderland.

Winchester, Simon.

He has taken the famous, 'vaguely unsettling' picture that Charles Dodgson took of a winso...

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