by Sebastian Faulks

Set before and during the great war, Birdsong captures the drama of that era on both a national and a personal scale. It is the story of Stephen, a young Englishman, who arrives in Amiens in 1910. Over the course of the novel he suffers a series ...

ISBN: 9780099387916

Binding: Paperback


Fahrenheit 451

by Ray Bradbury

The hauntingly prophetic classic novel set in a not-too-distant future where books are burned by a special task force of firemen. FAHRENHEIT 451: THE TEMPERATURE AT WHICH BOOK PAPER CATCHES FIRE AND BURNS. Guy Montag is a fireman. His job is to ...

ISBN: 9780006546061

Binding: Paperback


Farewell to Arms

by Ernest Hemingway

In 1918 Ernest Hemingway went to war, to the 'war to end all wars'. He volunteered for ambulance service in Italy, was wounded and twice decorated. Out of his experience came A Farewell to Arms. Hemingway's description of war is unforgettable.

ISBN: 9780099273974

Binding: Paperback


Middle Parts of Fortune: Somme And Ancre, 1916 The

by Manning Frederic

'Kill the buggers! Kill the bloody fucking swine! Kill them!' Bourne is a private fighting on the front. He is under pressure to accept a commission and become an officer, but he prefers to be among the ranks, drawn into the universal struggle ...

ISBN: 9780141393414

Binding: Paperback / softback


New Watch, The

by Sergei Lukyanenko

Walking the streets of our cities are the Others. These men and women have access to the Twilight, a shadowy parallel world of magical power that exists alongside our own. Each has sworn allegiance to one side: the Light, or the Darkness.

ISBN: 9780099580140

Binding: Paperback / softback


Separation The

by Jefferies Dinah

A country at war with itself, a family divided and betrayed . . . Malaya, 1955. Lydia Cartwright returns from visiting a sick friend to an empty house. The servants are gone. The phone is dead. Where is her husband Alec? Her young daughters, Emma ...

ISBN: 9780241971031

Binding: Paperback / softback


The Blue Zone

by Andrew Gross

A breathtaking novel of suspense from the co-author of five bestselling James Patterson novels, including 'Judge and Jury' and 'Lifeguard'. THERE ARE NO RULES IN THE BLUE ZONE. They were the perfect family. And he was the perfect family man.

ISBN: 9780007242511

Binding: Paperback / softback


Fourth of July Creek

by Smith Henderson

A dark and powerful debut novel set in the hardscrabble American heartlands. 'If I knew for a certain'ty that a man was coming to my house with the conscious design of doing me good, I should run for my life...' After trying to help Benjamin ...

ISBN: 9780434022786

Binding: Book


Assassin's Creed: Black Flag

by Bowden Oliver

'I was spellbound by the hooded man at work. Mesmerized by this agent of death, who had ignored the carnage around him by biding his time and waiting to strike.' It is the Golden Age of Piracy and the New World beckons. Edward Kenway - the brash ...

ISBN: 9780718193751

Binding: Paperback / softback


Book of Lost Threads

by Tess Evans

Tender, funny and memorable, Book of Lost Threads is a story about love and loss, parents and children, hope, faith and the value of simple kindness.Moss has run away from Melbourne to Opportunity on the trail of a man she knows only by name.

ISBN: 9781742372334

Binding: Paperback


City, The

by Stella Gemmell

The City is ancient and vast and has been waging almost constant war for centuries. At its heart resides the emperor. Few have ever seen him. Those who have remember a man in his prime - and yet he should be very old. Some speculate that he is no ...

ISBN: 9780552168953

Binding: Paperback


David Copperfield: Design by Coralie Bickford-Smith

by Dickens Charles

This is the novel Dickens regarded as his 'favourite child' and is considered his most autobiographical. As David recounts his experiences from childhood to the discovery of his vocation as a successful novelist, Dickens draws openly and ...

ISBN: 9780141394640

Binding: Hardback


King and Maxwell: King and Maxwell Book 6

by David Baldacci

"Michelle had chased many things in her life. As a track star and later Olympic rower, she had constantly pitted herself against others in races. As a cop in Tennessee she had run down her share of felons fleeing the scenes of their crimes.

ISBN: 9781447229919

Binding: Paperback


No Man's Nightingale

by Ruth Rendell

No Man's Nightingale: the eagerly anticipated twenty-fourth title in Ruth Rendell's bestselling Detective Chief Inspector Wexford series. The woman vicar of St Peter's Church may not be popular among the community of Kingsmarkham. But it still ...

ISBN: 9780099585855

Binding: Paperback


The Strangler's Honeymoon: An Inspector Van Veeteren Mystery 9

by Hakan Nesser

Could this be Van Veeteren's darkest case yet? Desperately lonely, sixteen-year-old Monica Kammerle has little idea of what she is getting herself into when she begins an affair with her mother's latest partner; the sophisticated Benjamin ...

ISBN: 9780230769014

Binding: Paperback



by Nick Harkaway

Lester Ferris, sergeant of the British Army, is a good man in need of a rest. He's spent a lot of his life being shot at, and Afghanistan was the last stop on his road to exhaustion. He has no family, he's nearly forty, burned out and about to be ...

ISBN: 9780434022885

Binding: Book


London Falling: A James Quill Novel 1

by Paul Cornell

ISBN: 9780230763210

Binding: Paperback


Shiver of Light, A Book 9

by Laurell K Hamilton

I am Princess Meredith NicEssus. Legal name Meredith Gentry, because Princess looks so pretentious on a driver's license. I was the first faerie princess born on American soil, but I wouldn't be the only one for much longer... Merry Gentry, ...

ISBN: 9780593067468

Binding: Hardback


Flame of Sevenwaters: A Sevenwaters Novel 6

by Juliet Marillier

When Maeve, fourth daughter of Lord Sean of Sevenwaters, is asked to accompany a skittish horse back to her father's keep, she agrees - reluctantly. For it has been many years since she left the place where her hands were crippled by a fire - ...

ISBN: 9781742612218

Binding: Paperback


Song for Issy Bradley, A

by Carys Bray

'I cannot remember when a novel has seduced me so feels as if a trusted old friend is telling you the story, that the characters are people you know' The Times 'A terrific book . . . I loved A SONG FOR ISSY BRADLEY.

ISBN: 9780091954376

Binding: Hardback