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Uprooted: On the Trail of the Green Man
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Nina Lyon
 
Who, or what, is the Green Man, and why is this medieval image so present in our precarious modern times? An encounter with the Green Man at an ancient Herefordshire...
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Gods, Ghosts and Black Dogs: The...
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Stanley Coren
 
People tell stories about what they love, including dogs, and this book is a collection of such stories. Some are spooky, some funny, and some engage the mind in the...
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Lost Ocean: An Inky Adventure &...
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Johanna Basford
 
A colouring book that takes you on a magical journey beneath the waves, from the creator of the worldwide bestsellers, Secret Garden and Enchanted Forest. It also features a large...
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The Magic of Reality: How We Know...
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Richard Dawkins; Dave McKean
 
What is stuff made of? How old is the universe? What causes tsunamis? Who was the first man, or woman? This book elucidates the wonders of the natural world.
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Once Upon a Time: A Short History of...
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Marina Warner
 
In ten succinct chapters, Marina Warner guides us through the rich world of fairy tale, from Cinderella and Hansel and Gretel to Snow White and Pan's Labyrinth. Exploring pervasive...
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The Magpie and the Wardrobe: A...
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Sam McKechnie; Alexandrine Portelli
 
The Magpie and the Wardrobe A Curiosity of Folklore, Magic and Spells, is a lovingly curated compendium of time-honoured traditions and curious customs that have...
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Gossip from the Forest: The Tangled...
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Sara Maitland
 
A magical exploration of the ancient landscape of forests and the ancient genre of fairytales, drawing fascinating and surprising connections between the two, by the author of the bestselling A...
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Viking Myths & Sagas: Retold from...
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Rosalind Kerven
 
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Fairy Tales from the Brothers Grimm
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Jacob Grimm; Wilhelm Grimm
 
Collects tales such as: "The Frog Prince"; "Hansel and Grettel"; "Ashputtel"; and, the original "Cinderella".
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The Magic of Reality: Illustrated...
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Richard Dawkins
 
Have you heard the tale of how the sun hatched out of an emu's egg? Or what about the great catfish that carries the world on its back? Has anyone...
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The First Fossil Hunters: Dinosaurs,...
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Adrienne Mayor
 
Griffins, Cyclopes, Monsters, and Giants - these fabulous creatures of classical mythology continue to live in the modern imagination through the vivid accounts that have come down to us from...
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The Heretics: Adventures with the...
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Will Storr
 
'I loved it ... funny, serious, richly vivid ... Read this book.' Daily Telegraph
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Gossip from the Forest: The Tangled...
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Sara Maitland
 
A magical exploration of the ancient landscape of forests and the ancient genre of fairytales, drawing fascinating and surprising connections between the two, by the author of the bestselling A...
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The Hedgerow Handbook: Recipes,...
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Adele Nozedar
 
If there's one distinctive feature of the British countryside, it has to be the hedgerow. Hedgerows can provide a great fund of fresh, wild food for us. In this book...
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Breverton's Phantasmagoria: A...
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Terry Breverton
 
A fascinating cornucopia of monsters and fabulous creatures from all corners of the world.
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The Magic of Reality: How We Know...
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Richard Dawkins; Dave McKean
 
What are things made of? What is the sun? Why is there night and day, winter and summer? Why do bad things happen? Are we alone? Have you heard the...
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