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The Forgotten Affairs of Youth: An...
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Alexander McCall Smith; Lesley Mackie
 
* The latest adventure from Edinburgh's favourite philosopher, Isabel Dalhousie, out now in paperback.
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Pulphead: Notes from the Other Side ...
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John Jeremiah Sullivan
 
Takes us on a funhouse hall-of-mirrors ride through the other side of America - to the Ozarks for a Christian rock festival; to Florida to meet the straggling refugees of...
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Winter Pollen: Occasional Prose
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Ted Hughes; William Scammell
 
A collection of prose pieces by the Poet Laureate, on literary matters and on writers as diverse as Emily Dickinson, Isaac Bashevis Singer, Walter de la Mare, T.S. Eliot, Wilfred...
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If This is Home
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Stuart Evers
 
A dazzling first novel from the critically acclaimed author of Ten Stories About Smoking.
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Moranthology
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Caitlin Moran
 
Including cultural, social and political issues which are usually left to hot-shot wonks and not a woman who sometimes keeps a falafel in her handbag, this title also deals with...
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Shakespeare: Staging the World
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Jonathon Bate; Dora Thornton
 
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To the Letter: A Curious History of...
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Simon Garfield
 
From Oscar Wilde's unconventional method of using the mail to cycling enthusiast Reginald Bray's quest to post himself, this title uncovers a host of stories that capture the enchantment of...
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The Woman Reader
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Belinda Jack
 
How have women read differently from men through the ages? In all manner of ways, this book asserts.
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Nairn's Towns
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Ian Nairn; Owen Hatherley
 
Sixteen short essays on places as varied as Glasgow and Norwich, Llanidloes and Sheffield, by the finest English Architectural writer of the Twentieth Century.
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Multiples: 12 Stories in 18 Languages...
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Adam Thirlwell
 
An ingenious international literary relay race in which stories pass from hand to hand, from language to language, changing all the while, with surprising, thought-provoking, and frequently funny results
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Changing My Mind: Occasional Essays
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Zadie Smith
 
A collection of essays on literature, cinema, art - and everything in between.
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Through the Window
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Julian Barnes
 
In 17 essays and one short story, Julian Barnes discusses the writers that mean most to him, including Orwell, Kipling and Houellebecq.
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How to Cure a Fanatic
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Amos Oz
 
The author grew up in war-torn Jerusalem, where as a boy he witnessed first-hand the poisonous consequences of fanaticism. In this book, he brings us face to face with fanaticism...
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Train Songs: Poetry of the Railway
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Don Paterson; Sean O'Brien; Don...
 
Wordsworth was the first laureate of locomotives: in fact he railed against them, and against the consequent opening up of the Lakes to holiday hordes ('On the Projected Kendal and...
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Zbinden's Progress
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Christoph Simon; Donal McLaughlin
 
An elderly man muses on the people who played a part in his life: the wife who was his soulmate, the son with whom he scarecly spoke and others met...
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Ammonites and Leaping Fish: A Life in...
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Penelope Lively
 
A memoir that deals with old age, the context of ones life and times, memory, reading and writing, and the identifying cargo of possessions - two ammonites, a cat, a...
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