Language and Literature

Picture of Balthazar.

Balthazar.

Gray, Claudia.

From the bestselling author of the Evernight

series we have the story of solo vampir...

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Messenger's Legacy.

Brett, Peter V.

A fantasy short story about Brian Damay, a six-year-old boy. The village children call him...

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A Ripple from the Storm.

Lessing, Doris.

Martha Quest experiences personal and political adventures in race-torn South Africa, the ...

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Who's Who in Women's Historical Fiction.

Martin, Kathy.

Compiled in an A-Z fashion it covers the work of Jane Austen, the Bront√ęs, Margaret Mitche...

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The Story of Ain't: America, Its Language, and the Most Controversial Dictionary Ever Published.

Skinner, David.

In 1961 Webster's Third New International Dictionary

was published. The publication ...

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The Duel.

Casanova, Giacomo.

An autobiographical novel translated into English for the first time, it is 'a work of thr...

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Eggs in a Casket.

Childs, Laura.

Her Cacklebury Club mysteries have won a wide and appreciative audience. While Petra handl...

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For the Term of His Natural Life.

Clarke, Marcus.

This famous novel about the convict experience in Australia sees Richard Devine transporte...

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Picture of A Brief Guide to Jeeves and Wooster.

A Brief Guide to Jeeves and Wooster.

Cawthorne, Nigel.

Provides a concise biography of P.G. Wodehouse and outlines of the 35 short stories and 11...

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Picture of The Fighter: Essays.

The Fighter: Essays.

Parks, Tim.

These provocative and entertaining essays are fantastic reading. Most are literary essays ...

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Picture of Scars Upon My Heart: Women's Poetry and Verse of the First World War.

Scars Upon My Heart: Women's Poetry and Verse of the First World War.

Reilly, Catherine W. (ed.).

A very moving record of women's experience of war, it shows, interestingly, that women wer...

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The Poetry of Sex.

Hannah, Sophie (ed.).

Of course

it has D.H. Lawrence's Figs

, and of course

it has W.B. Yeats's...

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Picture of A Long Lunch: My Stories and I'm Sticking to Them.

A Long Lunch: My Stories and I'm Sticking to Them.

Hoggart, Simon.

A wonderful collection of anecdotes, observations and stories from his 40-odd years in jou...

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The Woman Reader.

Jack, Belinda.

Women's access to the written word has been a particular source of anxiety for men, who ha...

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Haggard Hawks and Paltry Poltroons.

Jones, Paul Anthony.

Here are 50 lists of 10 words, each group of 10 having some linguistic quality or etymolog...

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For the Love of Letters: The Joy of Slow Communication.

O'Connell, John.

He puts forward a passionate case for the value of letter-writing in this fast, technologi...

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The Puncher and Wattman Anthology of Australian Poetry.

Leonard, John (ed).

Begins with the newest poets and traces back to the earliest. There are selections from a ...

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Cleanskin Cowgirls.

Treasure, Rachael.

The Tasmanian novelist tells the story of Elsie Jones and her friend Tara Green. They leav...

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The Book of Lost and Found.

Foley, Lucy.

In 1986 Kate Darling is bequeathed an old portrait by her grandmother. As she investigates...

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Picture of Firefly Gadroon: An Original Lovejoy Murder Mystery.

Firefly Gadroon: An Original Lovejoy Murder Mystery.

Gash, Jonathan.

Lovejoy knows that when antiques come in at the door morality goes out the window. A fiasc...

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Custard Tarts and Broken Hearts.

Gibson, Mary.

This outstandingly moving novel, set in London just as the First World War looms, is based...

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Bittersweet.

McCullough, Colleen.

When the four beautiful, ambitious Latimer sisters leave home to train as nurses they thou...

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Picture of Thrones, Dominations.

Thrones, Dominations.

Sayers, Dorothy L. and Walsh, Jill Paton.

Sayers began writing this, her 13th Lord Peter Wimsey novel in 1936, but it was set aside ...

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The Fortress.

Walpole, Hugh.

Judith Paris, now nearing 50, returns to the Lake District to mend the feud between the tw...

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