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The J.R.R. Tolkien companion and guide. Volume 1 Chronology
Our Price: £36.00
Volume 1 of the most comprehensive in-depth companion to Tolkien's life and works ever published, including synopses of all his writings, and a Tolkie...
Bookworm
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A love letter to the joys of childhood reading from Wonderland to Narnia.'Passionate, witty, informed, and gloriously opinionated' Jacqueline Wilson'I...

Shetland
Our Price: £22.50
Ann Cleeves' bestselling series of crime novels, featuring Detective Jimmy Perez, and now also adapted for a major BBC television series, draw their i...
The Science of Harry Potter
Our Price: £9.89
How does magic in J. K. Rowling's universe work? Finally, the scientific secrets are revealed! The story of the boy who lived has brought the idea of ...

The book of chocolate saints
Our Price: £16.19
LONGLISTED FOR THE DSC PRIZE FOR SOUTH ASIAN LITERATURE 2018'Easily the most original and formally inventive novel to come out of India in years.' Sal...
The art of the Lord of the Rings by J.R.R. Tolkien
Our Price: £22.50
To celebrate the 60th Anniversary of the publication of The Lord of the Rings, a sumptuous full-colour art book containing the complete collection of ...

The globe
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Acclaimed The Science of Discworld centred around an original Pratchett story about the wizards of Discworld. In it they accidentally witnessed the c...
Widows' revenge
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The sequel to Lynda La Plante's groundbreaking thriller, Widows - now a major feature film. DOLLY, LINDA, SHIRLEY AND BELLA ARE BACK. AND THIS TIME ...

Widows' revenge
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The sequel to Lynda La Plante's groundbreaking thriller, Widows - now a major feature film. DOLLY, LINDA, SHIRLEY AND BELLA ARE BACK. AND THIS TIME ...
The Jane Austen pocket Bible
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The perfect gift for a literary loverHave you ever dreamt of Darcy? Wished for Wentworth? Or even envied the womanly wiles of Emma? Perhaps you want t...

Dinner with Dickens
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Recipes and menus from the novels and the household of Charles Dickens, one of the world's favourite authors. Dinner with Dickens celebrates the food...
Seriously funny
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'I'll be more enthusiastic about encouraging thinking outside the box when there's evidence of any thinking going on inside it.'The most quotable writ...

The book of whoniversal records
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The Doctor Who Book of Whoniversal Records is a celebration of the greatest - and strangest - achievements from the brilliant, impossible world of Doc...
Are we nearly there yet?
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'Utterly addictive and utterly charming...her best yet' Daisy BuchananAlice is turning thirty and is stuck in a rut. Her friends are all coupling up a...

Flora of Middle-Earth
Our Price: £23.84
The book considers the importance of plants in Tolkien's conception of Middle-earth. It develops the theme that Middle-earth is our own world - and wi...
Extreme metaphors
Our Price: £11.69
A startling and at times unsettlingly prescient collection of J. G. Ballard's greatest interviews.J.G. Ballard was a literary giant. Best known for hi...

The art of Disney Moana
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The Art of Moana is the latest title in our exceptional series showcasing artwork from the creation of Walt Disney Animations' latest releases. Three ...
The battles of Tolkien
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Tolkien's works are punctuated by dramatic and explosive battles. Men versus Orcs, Elves versus Sauron, Goblins versus Dwarves - the history of Middle...

Halo mythos
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The comprehensive, authoritative guide to the Halo universe, written in collaboration with the developers, 343 Studios.This book incorporates the enti...
The Abbot, the Parrot and the Bermuda Bowl
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In this book, the pompous and self-important Abbot spots a chance to take part in that Holy Grail of Bridge - the Bermuda Bowl world championships. Ca...

The secret garden
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'It was the garden that did it - and Mary and Dickon and the creatures - and the Magic.' An orphaned girl, a grim moorland manor with hundreds of emp...
Shame on you
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SURELY WE ALL LIE A LITTLE BIT ONLINE . . . DON'T WE? The gripping psychological thriller that explores the darker side of social media, perfect for ...

Perception
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One wealthy bachelor. Two Bennet sisters lacking prospects. Can either defy expectations? 'A charmingly written evocation of what might have happened...
Bookworm
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When Lucy Mangan was little, stories were everything. They opened up different worlds and cast new light on this one.She was whisked away to Narnia - ...

The science of Discworld
Our Price: £8.99
The fantastic first book in the Sunday Times bestselling Science of Discworld seriesWhen a wizardly experiment goes adrift, the wizards of Unseen Uni...
The heroes of Tolkien
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In J. R. R Tolkien's Lord of the Rings, The Hobbit and The Silmarillion, Middle-earth endured cataclysmic wars and critical battles, causing great men...

J.R.R. Tolkien
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This is an authoritative exploration of the man behind Middle Earth and all aspects of the incredible Tolkien phenomenon, from world renowned expert Colin Duriez.
The adventure of the London waterworks
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The Sherlock Holmes Escape Book is the first in a unique new series of puzzle books, in which the reader is trapped in the pages and must find their w...

French exit
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The new novel from the Man Booker-shortlisted author of The Sisters Brothers 'DeWitt is in possession of a fresh, lively voice that surprises at ever...
The book of chocolate saints
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The Book of Chocolate Saints follows the unforgettable character Francis Newton Xavier and his journey towards salvation - or damnation - or perhaps b...

Poldark's Cornwall
Our Price: £18.00
A lavishly illustrated companion to Winston Graham's beloved Poldark novels, reissued to coincide with the BBC series based on the novels. Graham's sa...
Arthur Ransome on the Broads
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In Arthur Ransome on the Broads Roger Wardale tells the inside story of the two classic children's novels, Coot Club and The Big Six, that stemmed fro...

Literary places
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Inspired Traveller's Guides: Literary Places takes you on an enlightening journey through the key locations of literature's best and brightest authors...
The little book of chocolat
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Try me . . . test me . . . taste me . . . Joanne Harris's Chocolat trilogy has tantalized readers with its sensuous descriptions of chocolate since it...

Tolkien
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Arranged in a handy A-Z format, A Dictionary of Tolkien explores and explains the creatures, plants, events and places that make up these strange a...
The good lieutenant
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Whitney Terrell's remarkable novel of the Iraq War, The Good Lieutenant, literally starts with a bang, as an operation led by Lieutenant Emma Fowler g...

Little Boy
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'This isn't a book: it's a reckoning ... Utterly extraordinary.' GuardianLittle Boy was quite lost. He had no idea who he was or where he had come fro...
Sherlock unlocked
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Consulting detective Sherlock Holmes has been fascinating generations of readers, watchers and listeners for over 130 years, since he first appeared i...

Elegance of the Hedgehog
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Rene is the concierge of a Parisian apartment building. She is passionate about culture and the arts. Several floors up, 12-year-old Paloma Josse is d...
French exit
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A tragedy of manners from the Man Booker-shortlisted author of The Sisters Brothers 'My favourite book of his yet' Maria Semple, author of Where'd Yo...

Star Wars character encyclopedia
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The definitive guide to more than 200 heroes, villains, aliens, and droids of the Star Wars galaxy is now packed with new characters from Rogue One: A...
Star Wars - the last Jedi
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This beautiful hardback book reveals the inner workings of 13 key vehicles from Episode VIII of the Star WarsT saga, Star Wars: The Last JediT. Each v...

I'm very into you
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The tempestuous email correspondence between Kathy Acker and McKenzie Wark, shimmering with insight, gossip, sex, and cultural commentary. Why am I te...
How to get filthy rich in rising Asia
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Mohsin Hamid's How to Get Filthy Rich in Rising Asia is a bold new novel for the modern world.This book is a self-help book. Its objective, as it says...

Looking awry
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Slavoj Zizek, a leading intellectual in the new social movements that are sweeping Eastern Europe, provides a virtuoso reading of Jacques Lacan. Zizek...
Hamlet on the holodeck
Our Price: £18.00
An updated edition of the classic book on digital storytelling, with a new introduction and expansive chapter commentaries.I want to say to all the ha...

The hobbit, an unexpected journey
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The ultimate celebration of the first Hobbit movie reveals the full creative vision of the art and design teams with more than 1,000 exclusive images ...
The Hobbit
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The official Visual Companion for The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies sees the devastating conclusion of the Company's quest to reclaim the king...

The Hobbit, the battle of the five armies
Our Price: £27.00
The ultimate celebration of the spectacular battle in the final Hobbit movie reveals in stunning detail the full creative vision of Peter Jackson and ...
The golden age of murder
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Winner of the 2016 EDGAR, AGATHA, MACAVITY and H.R.F.KEATING crime writing awards, this real-life detective story investigates how Agatha Christie and...