Language and Literature

Picture of John Clare: Everyman's Poetry.

John Clare: Everyman's Poetry.

Clare, John.

These Everyman's Poetry editions are popular for their compact size and reasonable price w...

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Picture of What a Thing to Say to the Queen: A Collection of Royal Anecdotes from the House of Windsor.

What a Thing to Say to the Queen: A Collection of Royal Anecdotes from the House of Windsor.

Blaikie, Thomas.

Touring the National Gallery of Art in Washington DC, the Queen told the director that she...

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Picture of In the Unlikely Event.

In the Unlikely Event.

Blume, Judy.

A haunting story of three generations of families, friends, and strangers whose lives were...

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Picture of Words, Words, Words.

Words, Words, Words.

Crystal, David.

We love

this celebration of what we say and how we say it. Prof Crystal takes us on ...

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Picture of Poetry of the World Wars.

Poetry of the World Wars.

Foss, Michael (ed.).

The war that began in 1914 shattered the complacent poetic calm of English poetry. ‘The bl...

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Picture of The Letters of Ernest Hemingway: Volume 1, 1907-1922: Volume 1.

The Letters of Ernest Hemingway: Volume 1, 1907-1922: Volume 1.

Hemingway, Ernest et al.

These chart his youth, his experience in WW1 and his arrival in Paris. He was a fascinatin...

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Picture of Fatal Mistake.

Fatal Mistake.

Davis, Karen M.

This fast moving crime story features Detective Lexie Rogers and is set in Sydney and New ...

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Picture of The Burnings.

The Burnings.

Lees, Julian.

The second novel to feature Inspector Ruud Pujasumarta of the Jakarta police. Ruud and his...

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Picture of Worlds of Print: Diversity in the Booktrade.

Worlds of Print: Diversity in the Booktrade.

Hinks, John and Armstrong, Catherine (eds.).

A collection of sixteen essays presented at the 21st Print Networks Conference on the hist...

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Picture of The Gipsy's Baby.

The Gipsy's Baby.

Lehmann, Rosamond.

Living in a small dwelling at the bottom of the lane, the Wyatts never had cause to associ...

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Picture of The Coming Race.

The Coming Race.

Bulwer-Lytton, Edward.

This is one of the earliest works of science fiction. The Vril-ya people have devised the ...

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Picture of Lost Legend of the Thryberg Hawk: The Mystery Crossbow Boy Who Saved the Fortunes of York at the Battle of Towton.

Lost Legend of the Thryberg Hawk: The Mystery Crossbow Boy Who Saved the Fortunes of York at the Battle of Towton.

Holroyd, Jack.

The War of the Roses was a fascinating period but as we know, history is written or someti...

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Picture of Star Island.

Star Island.

Hiaasen, Carl.

Hilarious look at the celebrity world. Assorted characters include a drug addict singer, h...

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Picture of First World War Poets.

First World War Poets.

Judd, Alan and Crane, David.

Each poet receives a brief biography and a portrait, which shows something of the characte...

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Picture of Wintry Peacock.

Wintry Peacock.

Lawrence, D. H.

Including England, my England, The Blind Man

and You Touched Me

this early sel...

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Picture of The Trip to Echo Spring: On Writers and Drinking.

The Trip to Echo Spring: On Writers and Drinking.

Laing, Olivia.

Olivia Laing grew up in an alcoholic family herself and wanting to make sense of it all sh...

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Picture of In the Cage.

In the Cage.

James, Henry.

Working in a post office in Mayfair, a young woman is exposed to the cryptic but alluring ...

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Picture of A House to Let.

A House to Let.

Dickens, Charles et al.

Compiled by Charles Dickens and including chapters by Elizabeth Gaskell and Wilkie Collins...

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Picture of The Mother.

The Mother.

Gorky, Maxim.

Quite the Marxist propaganda novel this new translation describes a frightened old woman w...

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Picture of Percy Bysshe Shelley: Poems Selected by Fiona Sampson.

Percy Bysshe Shelley: Poems Selected by Fiona Sampson.

A radical thinker and social campaigner, Shelley (1792-1822) wrote some of the finest lyri...

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Falling in Love.

Leon, Donna.

Another novel in the bestselling Brunetti mystery series where, once again, Brunetti must ...

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Picture of The Cows.

The Cows.

O'Porter, Dawn.

The Cows is a story of three women; Tara, Camilla and Stella. All lead very different live...

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Picture of Isn't All This Bloody? Scottish Writing from the First World War.

Isn't All This Bloody? Scottish Writing from the First World War.

Royle, Trevor (ed.).

The outbreak of hostilities in 1914 was met in Scotland with excitement and relief. In the...

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Picture of Bertie Plays the Blues: A 44 Scotland Street Novel.

Bertie Plays the Blues: A 44 Scotland Street Novel.

McCall Smith, Alexander.

The goings-on of the inhabitants of Scotland Street provide deliciously engaging reading. ...

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