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  • Foster
    Foster (Paperback) Claire Keegan

    A small girl is sent to live with foster parents on a farm in rural Ireland, without knowing when she will return home. In the strangers' house, she finds a warmth and affection she has not known before and slowly begins to blossom in their care. And then a secret is revealed and suddenly, she realizes how fragile her idyll is.

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  • Hangmen
    Hangmen (English, Paperback) Martin McDonagh

    In his small pub in Oldham, Harry is something of a local celebrity. But what's the second-best hangman in England to do on the day they've abolished hanging? Amongst the cub reporters and sycophantic pub regulars, dying to hear Harry's reaction to the news, a peculiar stranger lurks, with a very different motive for his visit.

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  • Holloway
    Holloway (Paperback) Robert Macfarlane, Dan Richards

    In July 2005, Robert Macfarlane and Roger Deakin travelled to explore the holloways of South Dorset's sandstone. They found their way into a landscape of shadows, spectres & great strangeness. Six years later, after Roger Deakin's early death, Robert Macfarlane returned to the holloway. The book is about those journeys and that landscape.

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  • Animal
    Animal (Paperback) Sara Pascoe

    Women have so much going on, what with boobs and jealousy and menstruating and broodiness and sex and infidelity and pubes and wombs and jobs and memories and emotions and the past and the future and themselves and each other. This book offers an illuminating tour of the female body.

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  • Playing the Bass with Three Left Hands
    Playing the Bass with Three Left Hands (English, Paperback) Will Carruthers

    Tells the story of one of the most influential, revered and ultimately demented British bands of the 1980s, Spacemen 3. It tells the whole sorry story and the segue into Spirtualised in one of the most memorable memoirs committed to the page.

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  • Skylight
    Skylight (Paperback) David Hare

    There are times in the theatre when you suddenly find yourself in the grip of silence. There is no fidgeting or coughing, no shifting about in seats: the audience's attention is so tense it is almost palpable. This is because it is both thrilling and dangerous. This play is punctuated by such moments.

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  • Dark Entries
    Dark Entries (English, Paperback) Robert Aickman

    Robert Aickman (1914-1981) was the grandson of Richard Marsh, a leading Victorian novelist of the occult. Though his chief occupation in life was first as a conservationist of England's canals he eventually turned his talents to writing what he called 'strange stories.' This book tells his story.

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  • Rain
    Rain (Hardback) Melissa Harrison

    Reveals how rain is not just an essential element of the world around us, but a key part of our own identity too. In this book, the author explores our relationship with the weather as she follows the course of four rain showers, in four seasons, across Wicken Fen, Shropshire, the Darent Valley and Dartmoor.

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  • Ayoade on Ayoade
    Ayoade on Ayoade (English, Paperback) Richard Ayoade

    Featuring over ten insightful and interviews, the author, an actor, writer, director, and amateur dentist - reflects on his cinematic legacy as only he can: in conversation with himself.

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  • 1,342 QI Facts To Leave You Flabbergasted
    1,342 QI Facts To Leave You Flabbergasted (Hardback) John Lloyd, John Mitchinson

    Features a selection of 1,342 facts such as: trees sleep at night; Google searches for 'How to put on a condom' peak at 10.28pm; there is no word for time in any Aboriginal language; Scotland has 421 words for snow; Emoji is the fastest growing language in history; and, astronauts wear belts to stop their trousers falling up.

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  • Lord of the Flies
    Lord of the Flies (Paperback) William Golding

    When a plane crashes on a remote island, a group of schoolboys are the sole survivors. As the reality of their situation sets in, the boys attempt to establish control and their world gradually descends into brutal savagery.

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  • This Is Memorial Device
    This Is Memorial Device (Paperback) David Keenan

    A love letter to the small towns of Lanarkshire in the west of Scotland in the late 1970s and early 80s as they were temporarily transformed by the endless possibilities that came out of the freefall from punk rock. It follows a cast of misfits, drop-outs, small town visionaries and would-be artists and musicians through a period of time.

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  • Content Provider
    Content Provider (Paperback) Stewart Lee

    Over the last five years, often when David Mitchell has been on holiday, the comedian Stewart Lee has been attempting to understand modern Britain, and his own place in it, in a series of irregular newspaper columns. This title collects these columns.

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  • Frankenstein, Based on the Novel by Mary Shelley
    Frankenstein, Based on the Novel by Mary Shelley (English, Paperback) Nick Dear

    Childlike in his innocence but grotesque in form, Frankenstein's bewildered creature is cast out into a hostile universe by his horror-struck maker. Meeting with cruelty wherever he goes, the friendless Creature, increasingly desperate and vengeful, determines to track down his creator and strike a terrifying deal.

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  • In Parenthesis
    In Parenthesis (Hardback) David Jones

    No poetry has touched readers' hearts more deeply than the soldier poets of the First World War. Published to commemorate the centenary of 1914, this set of books, with specially commissioned covers by leading print makers, is an essential gathering of our most beloved war poets introduced by leading poets and biographers of our present day.

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  • Poems of the Decade
    Poems of the Decade (English, Paperback) Forward Publishing

    Bringing together more than one hundred poems from the many thousands submitted to the Forward Prizes for Poetry in the first decade of the 21st century, this book offers an introduction to a wide range of contemporary poetry.

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  • Roots, Radicals and Rockers
    Roots, Radicals and Rockers (English, Hardback) Billy Bragg

    Explains how skiffle sparked a revolution that shaped pop music as we have come to know it. This is a story of jazz pilgrims and blues blowers, Teddy Boys and beatnik girls. It traces how the guitar came to the forefront of music in the UK and led directly to the British Invasion of the US charts in the 1960s.

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  • The Anatomy of Story
    The Anatomy of Story (English, Paperback) John Truby

    "If you're ready to graduate from the boy-meets-girl league of screenwriting, meet John Truby . . . [his lessons inspire] epiphanies that make you see the contours of your psyche as sharply as your script."--LA Weekly John Truby is one of the most respected and sought-after story consultants in the film industry, and his students have gone on to pen some of Hollywood's most successful...

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  • Betrayal
    Betrayal (English, Paperback) Harold Pinter

    Features narrative method that takes "what's next?" out of the spectator's and replaces it with the rather deeper "how?" and "why?" Why did love pass? How did these people cope with the lies, the evasions, the sudden dangers, panic and the contradictory feelings behind their own deftly engineered masks?

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  • A Girl is a Half-formed Thing
    A Girl is a Half-formed Thing (Paperback) Eimear McBride

    Tells the story of a young woman's relationship with her brother, and the long shadow cast by his childhood brain tumour.

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