282 books (15 pages) in this category
A Memoir of Childhood Reading
by Lucy Mangan
<p>'<em>Passionate, witty, informed, and gloriously opinionated</em>' <strong>Jacqueline Wilson</strong><br /> '<em>I felt like this was written just for me, and I think everyone will feel this way</em>' <strong>Jenny Colgan</strong><br ...eBook
With Critical Essays by Marc Sobel
by Marc Sobel
<div>Collection and analysis of Alan Moore's difficult to find short comics stories.</div> ...
Echoes of stories past
by Valerie Volk
Who remembers the onlookers on the sidelines of big events? Such bystanders as the deposed queen Vashti, the blood-stained murdering grandmother Athaliah, the bluff soldier in King David's army, or the desperately searching mother Phoebe? In ...eBook
by Fraser Beath McEwing
If you???ve ever been involved in network marketing, either as a distributor or a customer, cafe will have you nodding and laughing out loud. And if you haven't, you'll still laugh too much to risk reading cafe in a public place. ...
by José Saramago
<p>After killing his brother Abel, Cain must wander for ever. He witnesses Noah's ark, the destruction of the Tower of Babel, Moses and the golden calf. He is there in time to save Abraham from sacrificing Isaac when God's angel arrives late ...eBook
by Katherine James
<p>Can You See Anything Now?, a debut novel, follows a year in the small town of Trinity where the tragedy and humility of a few reveal the reality of people's motivations and desires. This is a story without veneer, and for readers who prefer ...eBook
Freedom, Security, Psychology
by Travis Langley
<DIV>Freedom vs. security: that is the dilemma, and two superheroes have come to completely opposite conclusions. This provocative collection, edited by popular culture writer Travis Langley and with a foreword by Stan Lee, examines the ...
by Sam Denham
<p>Following the success of the Haynes Thunderbirds Manual, the same author/illustrator team turn their attention to Captain Scarlet, another iconic sci-fi creation of the late Gerry Anderson.This fascinating manual is a technical guide to ...
by Jim Musgrave
<p>Stories from Catalina Island that will give you insight into how the mind works and how supernatural beings exist here and in the hereafter. Award-winning author Jim Musgrave presents these four stories to pay tribute to an island where many ...eBook
by Karen Kingsbury
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by Anne Rice
<p>Herod Antipas rules Galilee, Pontius Pilate is the new Roman governor of Judea, and the Roman Empire rules the world. These are turbulent times for Israel, a troubled land of turmoil and insurrection.</p> <p>Now in his thirtieth year, Jesus ...eBook
by WARD J
Part 3 (conclusion) of The Fate of the Stone trilogy ...
by David Hughes
<p>The superheroes are back! Since the 1970s, the film world has found inspiration in comic books and graphic novels. These days no summer is complete without a major blockbuster movie based on a comic: <em>Superman</em>, <em>Batman</em>, ...eBook
by Robert Harris
<b><i>SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER<br></i></b>'<b>Unputdownable' </b><i>Guardian</i> <br><b>'Gripping'</b> <i>Sunday Times </i><br><i></i> <br><i></i>The Pope is dead. <br><br>Behind the locked doors of the Sistine Chapel, one hundred and eighteen ...
by Lauren Sams
Georgie Henderson is having a bad year. As a new - working - mum, she strives to be Sheryl Sandberg at work and Martha Stewart at home. But she's discovering that in the twenty-first century being a Good Working Mum means answering emails at ...
by Humphrey Bower
Ex-communicated to Canada due to his radical preaching on the Vietnam War and other human rights causes, Father Frank Docherty is now a psychologist and monk. He returns to Australia to speak on abuse in the Church, and unwittingly is soon ...Audio Book
by Vibhuti Narain Rai
A moving story of a Muslim household of beedi workers stuck in a claustrophobic city, this novella narrates how curfew affects simple and ordinary lives. With administrative authorities fanning insecurities, the book unmasks cold, calculated ...eBook
by Perumal Murugan
‘Skims the murky world of dispossessed youth while sporting a spare, swift style’—The Hindu Sathi is a young soda-seller in a run-down cinema hall in a small town. Ill-paid and always weary, he finds relief from everyday tedium in marijuana and ...eBook
by Stephen Jarvis
"<b>Shortlisted for the HWA Goldsboro Debut Crown</b> It is 31 March 1836. A new monthly periodical is launched entitled <i>The Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Club</i>. Conceived and created by the artist Robert Seymour, it contains four of ...
by Kevin MacNeil
<p>A unique diary packed with hilarious observations on life, and how to deal with it.</p><p>Features Archie the Alpaca, beloved character from the bestselling The Brilliant & Forever</p><p>Illustrated throughout with original work from Moose ...eBook