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    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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    The 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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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 (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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    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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    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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    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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  • Sprinkle
    Sprinkle of Glitter 2016 Diary (English, Hardback) Louise Pentland

    Helping to plan your parties, your picnics and your holidays, the author offers advice on refreshing your wardrobe and much more.

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    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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    Music for Life (Hardback) Fiona Maddocks

    How does music reflect the key moments in our lives? How do we choose the works that inspire, delight, comfort or console? The author selects 100 classical works from across nine centuries, putting each work in its cultural and musical context, discussing omissions, suggesting alternatives and always putting the music first.

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    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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    The Bell Jar (Hardback) Sylvia Plath

    When Esther Greenwood wins an internship on a New York fashion magazine in 1953, she is elated, believing she will finally realise her dream to become a writer. But in between the cocktail parties and piles of manuscripts, Esther's life begins to slide out of control.

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  • Poems
    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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    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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    The Animator's Survival Kit (English, Paperback) Richard E. Williams

    Using hundreds of drawings, this book distills the secrets of the masters into a working system in order to create a book that has become the standard work on all forms of animation for professionals, students and fans. It also includes more on animal action, invention and realism with sophisticated animation examples.

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