Mungo's Cryptic Crosswords.
The famous Australian political journalist is also a keen cruciverbalist. Here he provides...
In 1850 the brig Impetus
is dispatched to the Arctic in search of Franklin's lost ex...
Anne of Avonlea.
At some time you have probably purchased the wonderful, classic Canadian story Anne of ...
A Kim Jong-Il Production: The Incredible True Story of North Korea and the Most Audacious Kidnapping in History.
Before becoming dictator of the world's most bizarre country, Kim Jong-Il was North Korea'...
Barging Round Britain: Exploring the History of Our Nation's Canals and Waterways.
Written to accompany a TV series, it will delight seasoned boaters and encourage those dre...
A collection of witty erotic stories, not for the faint-hearted. Susanna pursues sexual ad...
Tropic of Cancer.
When it was first published in France in 1934 it was immediately banned in the USA on obsc...
Cecile is Dead.
For six months the dowdy old maid, Cécile, has been coming to the police station, desperat...
When You are Old: Early Poems, Plays and Fairy Tales.
In the 1890s Yeats was a bit of an aesthete and dandy. He collected Irish folklore, dabble...
Governing the World: The History of an Idea.
He examines the struggle to bring order to our world, from the plans for peace that arose ...
R & R: A Novel.
An extremely funny story set in Vung Tau during the Vietnam War. John 'Nashville' Grant is...
In late-Victorian London it tells the story of the doomed marriage between Henry Rolfe and...