The Rest is History Returns: An A–Z of Historical Curiosities: Signed Edition (Hardback) Micro Macro Crime City The Corpse in the Garden of Perfect Brightness (Paperback) Killing Thatcher: The IRA, the Manhunt and the Long War on the Crown (Paperback) Persiana: Recipes from the Middle East & Beyond: Recipes from the Middle East & Beyond (Hardback) Easy Riders, Raging Bulls (Paperback) The Lacuna (Paperback) A Month in the Country - Penguin Modern Classics (Paperback) All the Light We Cannot See (Paperback) The Crow Road (Paperback)

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The historians and hosts of smash hit podcast The Rest is History return with a second volume of astonishing tales from the past, this time handily arranged as an A-Z.
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Unravel a city's worth of fiendish mysteries in this gripping board game built for lovers of crime fiction.
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The perfect quirky nostalgic crime read - a tale of steam trains, giant squid, missing screenplays, missing mothers and a quest for the truth, from the inimitable Malcolm Pryce.
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Drawing from extensive research and told with journalistic verve, this compelling book from the Guardian’s Ireland correspondent unravels the events before and after the IRA’s attempt to assassinate Margaret Thatcher and members of her government in Brighton in 1984.
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A joyous feast of modern Middle Eastern cookery: this highly accessible, store-cupboard friendly collection will brighten any repertoire and is a joy for the armchair traveller as well as the home cook.
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The definitive look at how the 70s movie makers changed the face of cinema
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Tells the heartbreaking story of a man torn between the warm heart of Mexico and the cold embrace of 1950s America in the shadow of Senator McCarthy.
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An elegiac meditation on nature, loss and the passing of time, Carr’s classic novella is a moving account of two men trying to reclaim the peace and contentment they knew before the Great War.
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Through luminous prose and dextrous characterisation, All the Light We Cannot See paints a transcendent picture of love and companionship during the Nazi occupation of France.
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Paperback reissue of Iain Banks' masterly novel THE CROW ROAD
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The acclaimed Penguin Monarchs series: short, fresh, expert accounts of England's rulers - now in paperbackThe formation of England happened against the odds - the division of the country into rival kingdoms, the assaults of the Vikings, the precarious position of the island on the edge of the known world. But King Alfred ensured the survival of...
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A man, once named Jimmy, tells the story of his life to the mysterious green-eyed Children of Crake. This is the story of Crake, genius and creator, of Oryx, the woman Jimmy loved, and of a world of genetic mutations, social inequality and the consequences of a search for limitless human perfection.
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Blow away the competition with this guide to easily learning all two-letter words allowed in Scrabble and Words With Friends. This light-hearted book is a must-read for Scrabble fans, using fun facts, hilarious illustrations and memorable definitions to help readers easily learn and remember all the official two-letter words allowed, from 'aa' to...
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As gripping as a thriller, We Are Bellingcat tells the incredible true story of the innovative practitioners of open-source intelligence and how they’ve helped to uncover some of the biggest stories of our day.
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Here is director Roman Polanski, both predator and prey, haunted by the savage murder of his wife, returning to Los Angeles, where the seeds of his own self-destruction are quickly planted. Here too is Robert Towne's fabled script, widely considered the greatest original screenplay ever written.
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WINNER OF THE 2015 COSTA FIRST NOVEL AWARD THE BRITISH BOOK AWARDS BOOK OF THE YEAR 2016 'The Loney is not just good, it's great. It's an amazing piece of fiction' Stephen King
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Atmospheric and unsettling, Elmet is a lyrical commentary on contemporary society and one family's precarious place in it, as well as an exploration of how deep the bond between father and child can go.
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Jack Wenlock is the last of the Railway Goslings: that fabled cadre of railway detectives created at the Weeping Cross Railway Servants’ Orphanage, who trod the corridors of the GWR trains in the years 1925 to 1947. Sworn to uphold the name of God’s Wonderful Railway, Jack keeps the trains free of fare dodgers and purse-stealers, bounders and...
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Taking a real-life witch trial as her inspiration, Hargrave’s adult debut weaves an atmospheric tale of self-sufficient womanhood and sexual suspicion in a tight-knit island community during the seventeenth century.

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When a man is swept away by the river in the early hours of Shrove Saturday, an explanation has to be found: accident, suicide or murder? The village priest, John Reve, is privy to many secrets in his role as confessor. But will he be able to unravel what happened to the victim, Thomas Newman, the wealthiest, most capable and industrious man in the village? And what will happen if he can't?
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From the exclusive beaches of Monte Carlo to the verdant grounds of Maxim de Winter’s stately home Manderley, Daphne du Maurier’s gothic classic transports the reader into a social and psychological world of creeping menace and dark desires.
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