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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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 The Last Days of Troy.

The Last Days of Troy.

Armitage, Simon.

Armitage is a popular British poet, and retells the classical tale in a superb dramatic ad...

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Picture of Building Jerusalem: Elegies on Parish Churches.

Building Jerusalem: Elegies on Parish Churches.

Gardner, Kevin J (ed.).

Whether abandoned or in use, the churches of England now serve largely as memorials to los...

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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 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 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 The Sea-Wolf.

The Sea-Wolf.

London, Jack.

This classic is a psychological adventure novel by American novelist, Jack London, about a...

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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 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 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 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 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 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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Introducing Semantics.

Riemer, Nick.

Semantics is the study of meaning in language. This clear and comprehensive textbook provi...

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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 A Place on Earth: An Anthology of Nature Writing from North America and Australia.

A Place on Earth: An Anthology of Nature Writing from North America and Australia.

Tredinnick, Mark.

Brings together essays by many of the finest nature writers of our time, on both continent...

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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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Picture of The Love of an Unknown Soldier: Love Letters Found in a Trench.

The Love of an Unknown Soldier: Love Letters Found in a Trench.

They were found in a secret corner of an abandoned dug-out, and brought back to England at...

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Picture of Wolf Hall and Bring Up the Bodies.

Wolf Hall and Bring Up the Bodies.

Mantel, Hilary and Poulton, Mike.

Hilary Mantel won the Man Booker Prize for both novels. Mike Poulton was charged with adap...

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Picture of The Importance of Being Seven: A 44 Scotland Street Novel.

The Importance of Being Seven: A 44 Scotland Street Novel.

McCall Smith, Alexander.

The world of Scotland Street has many followers, and little Bertie Pollock with his diffic...

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