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Tribes (NHB Modern Plays) - Nina Raine
 

Tribes (NHB Modern Plays)Nina Raine

A penetrating play about belonging, family and the limitations of communication. Winner of Best New Play, at the Off-West End Theatre Awards. Billy’s family, like every other, is a club, with its own private language, jokes and rules. You c… more

Tribes (NHB Modern Plays)
Nina Raine
Nick Hern Books , English
A Few Man Fridays - Adrian Jackson
 

A Few Man FridaysAdrian Jackson

Cardboard Citizens presents the story of an entire nation made homeless, starting in the age of Cold War secrets and ending in the era of global warming. A Few Man Fridays unearths an inglorious episode of British history. Between 1967 and … more

A Few Man Fridays
Adrian Jackson
Oberon Books Ltd. , English
Trigger Happy 2.0: The Art a... - Steven Poole
 

Trigger Happy 2.0: The Art a...Steven Poole

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Why can’t a wargame be anti-war? Why does “gamification” spit on the downtrodden? And why do so many videogames take the form of boring jobs? Investigating the aesthetics, politics, and psychology of modern videogames, the mini-essays in th… more

Trigger Happy 2.0: The Art and Politics of Videogames
Steven Poole
English
Indian Summer Notebook: A Wr... - Henry Williamson
 

Indian Summer Notebook: A Wr...Henry Williamson

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Henry Williamson remains best known for his nature stories, Tarka the Otter and Salar the Salmon. This collection comprises a selection of Williamson’s work from a number of sources, including book introductions; contributions to anthologie… more

Indian Summer Notebook: A Writer’s Miscellany
Henry Williamson
Henry Williamson Society , English
Bean Plays Four - Richard Bean
 

Bean Plays FourRichard Bean

England People Very Nice‘A very funny but outrageous comedy…makes you laugh then wonder whether you should have.’ Financial TimesThe Big Fellah‘Bean’s play is very funny, full of sharp contrasts between grim hilarity and gut-wrenching rever… more

Bean Plays Four
Richard Bean
Oberon Books , English
Capital Punishments - John Dodd
 

Capital PunishmentsJohn Dodd

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An alcoholic beggar with an irrational hatred of pinstripes… An eccentric old lady who sits in her flat and enjoys pouring a kettle full of boiling hot water over passers by …A man who attempts to board a locked train by clambering, briefca… more

Capital Punishments
John Dodd
Endeavour Press Ltd. , English
Shadow of the Wolf - Ivor Watkins
 

Shadow of the WolfIvor Watkins

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A Russian police woman investigating the death of her father finds a mysterious killer stalking a remote Siberian community. The remains of a priest are found outside the charred remains of his church; a family of trappers are slaughtered i… more

Shadow of the Wolf
Ivor Watkins
English
Europe at War 1939-1945 - Norman Davies
 

Europe at War 1939-1945Norman Davies

The conventional narrative of the Second World War is well known: after six years of brutal fighting on land, sea and in the air, the Allied Powers prevailed and the Nazi regime was defeated. But as in so many things, the truth is somewhat … more

Europe at War 1939-1945
Norman Davies
Pan Books , English
Coloso (Spanish Edition) - Ferguson Niall
 

Coloso (Spanish Edition)Ferguson Niall

¿Es Estados Unidos el imperio del nuevo mundo? El gobierno estadounidense lo niega rotundamente. A pesar de la conquista de dos estados soberanos en un plazo de dos años, a pesar de la presencia de 750 bases o instalaciones militares en más… more

Coloso (Spanish Edition)
Ferguson Niall
DEBATE , Spanish
A Gift to Remember - Melissa Hill
 

A Gift to RememberMelissa Hill

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The brand new title from the No 1 bestselling author.

Sweet and uplifting, this will see you through grey days’ FABULOUS MAGAZINE ‘Way adorable and romantic’ STAR MAGAZINE ‘Charming and light-hearted, a gulp-in-one-go page-turner’ EVENINmore

A Gift to Remember
Melissa Hill
English
Don't Start Me Talking: Lyri... - Paul Kelly
 

Don't Start Me Talking: Lyri...Paul Kelly

Spanning 20 years of song-writing, a fully updated collection of all the lyrics from Australia’s greatest singer/songwriter, Paul Kelly.’He transforms the smallest everyday item, a winter coat or holiday gravy, into talismans of redemption … more

Don’t Start Me Talking: Lyrics 1984 - 2012
Paul Kelly
Allen & Unwin , English
No Way Back: A Novel - Andrew Gross
 

No Way Back: A NovelAndrew Gross

No Way Back is a thrilling page-turner from Andrew Gross, the New York Times bestselling author of 15 Seconds and The Blue Zone. One woman is framed for a horrific crime, and desperate to prove her innocence.A chance meeting with a stranger… more

No Way Back: A Novel
Andrew Gross
William Morrow , English
The Great Gatsby - Peter Joucla, F. Scott Fitzgerald
 

The Great GatsbyPeter Joucla, F. Scott Fitzgerald

‘So we beat on, boats against the current, borne back ceaselessly into the past.’‘F. Scott Fitzgerald’s novel The Great Gatsby was first published on April 10, 1925. Set on Long Island’s North Shore and in New York City during the summer of… more

The Great Gatsby
Peter Joucla, F. Scott Fitzgerald
Oberon Books Ltd. , English
The Duchess of Windsor: A Memoir - Lady Mosley (Diana Mosley) D...
 

The Duchess of Windsor: A MemoirLady Mosley (Diana Mosley) D...

‘Irresistible. One controversial expatriate on another.’ – Philip Mansel ‘Vivid.’ – Michael Bloch ‘Wit and intelligence.’ – Philip Ziegler ‘Cracking photographs.’ – Evening Standard An intimate of the Duke and Duchess of Windsor, Diana Mo… more

The Duchess of Windsor: A Memoir
Lady Mosley (Diana Mosley) Diana Mitford
Gibson Square , English
My Father Laurence Olivier - Tarquin Olivier
 

My Father Laurence OlivierTarquin Olivier

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‘What we have lost with Laurence Olivier is glory.’My Father Laurence Olivier is a touching account of a son’s idolisation of his father — one of the greatest actors ever to have graced both the British stage and Hollywood’s screens. In re… more

My Father Laurence Olivier
Tarquin Olivier
Endeavour Press Ltd. , English
Posh (Oberon Modern Plays) - Laura Wade
 

Posh (Oberon Modern Plays)Laura Wade

I’ve got a new law for you mate, it’s called survival of the fittest, it’s called fuck you we’re the Riot Club.In an oak-panelled room in Oxford, ten young bloods with cut-glass vowels and deep pockets are meeting, intent on restoring their… more

Posh (Oberon Modern Plays)
Laura Wade
Oberon Books Ltd. , English
Happy Valley: The Story of t... - Nicholas Best
 

Happy Valley: The Story of t...Nicholas Best

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The definitive story of the British in Kenya, from the explorer Joseph Thomson, whose exploits inspired King Solomon’s Mines, to the decadent Happy Valley set of the 1930s, the murder of Lord Erroll, and the Mau Mau revolt of the 1950s.”Nic… more

Happy Valley: The Story of the English in Kenya
Nicholas Best
Thistle Publishing , English
Mansfield Park Revisited - Joan Aiken
 

Mansfield Park RevisitedJoan Aiken

In Aiken’s sequel to Jane Austen’s complex and fascinating novel, after heroine Fanny Price marries Edmund Bertram, they depart for the Caribbean, and Fanny’s younger sister Susan moves to Mansfield Park as Lady Bertram’s new companion. Sur… more

Mansfield Park Revisited
Joan Aiken
Sourcebooks Landmark , English
Dylan: The Nine Lives of Dyl... - Jonathan Fryer
 

Dylan: The Nine Lives of Dyl...Jonathan Fryer

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Dylan Thomas’s stellar literary reputation rests on about a dozen truly fine poems and one unforgettable radio play, Under Milk Wood.

In this trenchant biography, Jonathan Fryer argues that Thomas’s prose work was often better than his poe… more

Dylan: The Nine Lives of Dylan Thomas
Jonathan Fryer
Thistle Publishing , English
The Plague and The Fire - James Leasor
 

The Plague and The FireJames Leasor

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This book chronicles the horror and human suffering of two of the most terrible years in London’s long and vivid history. 1665 brought the plague and cries of “Bring Out Your Dead” echoed the city. A year later, the already decimated capita… more

The Plague and The Fire
James Leasor
James Leasor Limited , English