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


Circle of Friends

by Maeve Binchy

Big, generous-hearted Benny and the elfin Eve Malone have been best friends growing up in sleepy Knockglen. Their one thought is to get to Dublin, to university and to freedom... On their first day at University College, Dublin, the inseparable ...

ISBN: 9780099498599

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


In Zanesville: A Novel

by Jo Ann Beard

The beguiling fourteen-year-old narrator of IN ZANESVILLE is a late bloomer. She is used to flying under the radar-a sidekick, a third wheel, a marching band dropout, a disastrous babysitter, the kind of girl whose Eureka moment is the discovery ...

ISBN: 9780316084475

Binding: Hardback


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


The Broken Bubble

by Hachette Australia

San Francisco in the 1950s, a turning point in American culture: the rise of rock and roll and the teenage lifestyle. Jim Briskin is a disc jockey on radio KOIF. He's still in love with his ex-wife, Pat - even though she's about to marry someone ...

ISBN: 9780575133082

Binding: Paperback


The Fall and Rise of Lucy Charlton

by Elizabeth Gill

1920, Durham. Since she was a child, Lucy Charlton has dreamed of working with her father in the family solicitor's firm. But a scandal shatters her dreams and, when her father disowns her, she finds herself on the streets, fighting for survival.

ISBN: 9781780878492

Binding: Paperback



by James Herbert

Remember with fear... The long-dreaded nuclear conflict. The city torn apart, shattered, its people destroyed or mutilated beyond hope. For just a few, survival is possible only beneath the wrecked streets – if there is time to avoid ...

ISBN: 9780230704282

Binding: CD-Audio



by Andre Alexis

Praise for Andre Alexis's previous books: "Astonishing . . . an irresistible, one-of-a-kind work."--"Quill & Quire""Alexis [has an] astute understanding of the madly shimmering, beautifully weaving patterns created by what we have agreed to call ...

ISBN: 9781552452868

Binding: Paperback


The Detainee

by Peter Liney

When the fog comes down and the drums start to beat, the inhabitants of the island tremble: for the punishment satellites - which keep the tyrannical Wastelords at bay - are blind in the darkness, and the islanders become prey. The inhabitants ...

ISBN: 9781782060338

Binding: Paperback


The Last Templar

by Raymond Khoury

"It has served us well, this myth of Christ." (Pope Leo X, 16th Century)Four masked horsemen, dressed as Knights Templar, storm an exhibition of Vatican treasures at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, stealing artefacts and beheading a ...

ISBN: 9780330422482

Binding: Paperback


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


Carson of Venus SF Gateway Omnibus

Pirates of Venus, Lost on Venus, Carson of Venus

by Hachette Australia

The son of a Civil War veteran, Edgar Rice Burroughs was a prolific writer for the early pulp magazines. Famous the world over as the creator of Tarzan - and in SF circles for his Martian tales featuring John Carter - Burroughs is a household name.

ISBN: 9780575129207

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


Deliver Us From Evil: Shaw and Katie James 2

by David Baldacci

Evan Waller is a monster. He has built a fortune from his willingness to buy and sell anything... and anyone. In search of new opportunities, Waller has just begun a new business venture: one that could lead to millions of deaths all over the globe.

ISBN: 9780330520584

Binding: Paperback / softback


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