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



President Fu-Manchu

by Titan Publishing Group

Fu-Manchu journeys to the United States for the first time, as the power behind a League of Good Americans candidate for the presidency. Nayland Smith and federal agent Mark Hepburn seek to stop the Devil Doctor and his plan to assassinate a ...

ISBN: 9780857686107

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


The Blue Zone

by Andrew Gross

THERE ARE NO RULES IN THE BLUE ZONE. They were the perfect family. And he was the perfect family man. One day changed it all. Arrested for racketeering, Ben Raab must take his family into America's Witness Protection Programme. Only his eldest ...

ISBN: 9780007242511

Binding: Paperback / softback


Jungle Books: Design by Coralie Bickford-Smith The

by Kipling Rudyard

Part of Penguin's beautiful hardback Clothbound Classics series, designed by the award-winning Coralie Bickford-Smith, these delectable and collectible editions are bound in high-quality colourful and tactile cloth.The story of Mowgli, the ...

ISBN: 9780141394626

Binding: Hardback


Sound of Letting Go The

by Ward Kehoe Stasia

Daisy Meehan has always been good: a good sister, helping uncomplainingly with her severely autistic brother, Steven; a good daughter, playing the third parent in her fraught household; a good musician, winning accolades for her trumpet playing; ...

ISBN: 9780670015535

Binding: Hardback


The Emperor's Blades: Chronicle of the Unhewn Throne, Book 1

by Brian Staveley

The circle is closing. The stakes are high. And old truths will live again . . . The Emperor has been murdered, leaving the Annurian Empire in turmoil. Now his progeny must bury their grief and prepare to unmask a conspiracy. His son Valyn, ...

ISBN: 9780230770416

Binding: Hardback


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


Bristol House: A Novel

by Swerling Beverly

A riveting dual-period narrative that blends a haunting supernatural thriller with the vivid history of Tudor London.Historian Annie Kendall arrives at London's Bristol House on an assignment to research ancient artifacts from the Holy Land.

ISBN: 9780142180808

Binding: Paperback / softback


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. Sarah Hussain was not popular with many people in the community of Kingsmarkham. She was born of mixed ...

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


Grapes of Wrath The

by Steinbeck John

'Wherever they's a fight so hungry people can eat, I'll be there. Wherever they's a cop beatin' up a guy, I'll be there. If Casy knowed, why, I'll be in the way guys yell when they're mad an' - I'll be in the way kids laugh when they're hungry ...

ISBN: 9780141394886

Binding: Paperback / softback


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