Language and Literature

Picture of Sorry About That: The Language of Public Apology.

Sorry About That: The Language of Public Apology.

Battistella, Edwin L.

What makes a successful apology? This analyses public apologies of presidents, politicians...

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Siberian Red.

Eastland, Sam.

September 1939, and Stalin's long time obsession with the missing treasure of Tsar Nichola...

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Man of Letters: Dog Rock 3.

Foster, David.

The third and final volume in the Dog Rock trilogy, completing David Foster's comic vision...

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Reckless.

Funke, Cornelia.

Through a mirror is a dangerous world. For years, Jacob Reckless has enjoyed its secrets a...

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Capital.

Gould, Alan.

Here, both in the poems and the comic opera libretto, Gould shows once more the confidence...

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Trust Nobody.

Hampson, June.

It is 1962 and Daisy Lane, whose husband Kenny is in jail for robbery, runs and lives over...

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Death Comes to Pemberley.

James, P. D.

The year is 1803, and Darcy and Elizabeth have been married for six years. There are now t...

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The Swarm.

Kissane, Andy.

In eleven stories, bound together by recurring characters, Kissane creates a fictional wor...

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Picture of The Word Weavers: Newshounds and Wordsmiths.

The Word Weavers: Newshounds and Wordsmiths.

Aitchison, Jean.

Traces the development of journalism from its origins to the present day. She shows how ne...

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Jason and the Golden Fleece (The Argonautica).

Apollonius of Rhodes.

Tells the dramatic story of Jason's quest for the Golden Fleece and his relations with Med...

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Birds and Other Plays.

Aristophanes.

The plays comprise Lysistrata, Assembly-Women

and Wealth

. His plays are exuber...

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Picture of Promiscuous: 'Portnoy's Complaint' and Our Doomed Pursuit of Happiness.

Promiscuous: 'Portnoy's Complaint' and Our Doomed Pursuit of Happiness.

Avishai, Bernard.

A perceptive and exuberant assesment of Philip Roth's notorious novel (yes we remember rea...

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The Keeper of Fish.

Salom, Philip.

Alan Fish was writing poetry before his life went dark. His work is seriously beautiful, o...

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Keepers.

Salom, Philip.

Keepers is highly entertaining and serious; there are brilliant flashes and reflections, i...

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Picture of Towns in the Great Desert: New and Selected Poems.

Towns in the Great Desert: New and Selected Poems.

Boyle, Peter.

A significant addition to the corpus of a major Australian poet, these poems make a signif...

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The Well Mouth.

Salom, Philip.

This confirms Salom's reputation as one of Australia's leading poets of imagination and na...

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The Romanticism Handbook.

Chaplin, Sue and Faflak, Joel (eds.).

This is an accessible and comprehensive introduction to literature and culture in the Roma...

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The Letters of Samuel Beckett: Volume 2, 1941-1956: Volume 2.

Craig, George et al (eds.).

This second volume opens with the war years, when it was often impossible or too dangerous...

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First Names.

West Simon.

A debut poetry collection which has drawn critical attention from Chris Wallace-Crabbe who...

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The Yellow Gum's Conversion.

West, Simon.

These new poems from Simon West centre, for the most part, on landscape: the actual, the f...

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Sea of Heartbeak.

Wicks, Les.

A wild ride across language, personalities and propositions that is ultimately about hope,...

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Picture of Dead Interviews: Living Writers Meet Dead Icons.

Dead Interviews: Living Writers Meet Dead Icons.

Crowe, Dan (ed.).

The premise behind this unusual book is to have modern writers sit down and interview thei...

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Crusader.

Douglass, Sara.

Tencendor is dead and only the StarSon can help it live again...but Qeteb is hungry for li...

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Some Desperate Glory: The First World War the Poets Knew.

Egremont, Max.

Tells the stories of eleven soldiers and unites their poetry and the history of the war. T...

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