: I don't know if my story is grand enough to be a tragedy, although a lot of shitty stuff did happen. It is certainly a love story but that did not begin until midway through the shitty stuff, by which time I had not only lost my 8-year-old son, but also my house and studi... read more
2006, First edition, first printing. A fine, unmarked copy in a fine d/w.
When it comes to giving advice on divorce issues and impounded pets, 13-year-old Theodore Boone is first choice with his teachers and classmates. Theo knows more about the law than most lawyers. But he also knows he has no business getting involved in his home town's first murd... read more
2010. A trade paperback copy in very good, unmarked condition.
Theo is 14 and loves computer games and the Greek myths. His parents love him and want him to choose his own life and faith. But when he falls ill, his rich aunt Martha decides they must roam the world to find a cure for his malaise. Theo is shown the depths of faith that exist in other cultures.
2000. A paperback copy in very good condition.
Polain's new poems focus her essential elan and fierce intelligence on the solitary psyche, summoning grief and fear in a place of stillness and vulnerability This strikingly immediate poetry is probably her most searching and complex yet.
One Parisian summer A building of separate lives All that divides them will soon collapse...In a forgotten corner of Paris stands a building. Within its walls, people talk and kiss, laugh and cry; some are glad to sit alone, while others wish they did not. A woman with si... read more
1973. First edition. A near fine copy only marked by very light flyleaf shadows to the endpapers. The d/w is unclipped and very good with slight shelf scuffing and sunfading to the spine.
Qawara Press, 2005. Reprint. A very good copy.
WINNER OF THE CRIME WRITERS' ASSOCIATION DIAMOND DAGGER AWARD 2017Thin Air is the sixth book in Ann Cleeves' Shetland series featuring Detective Jimmy Perez.NOW A MAJOR BBC SERIESA group of old university friends leave the bright lights of London and travel to Unst, Shetl... read more
|Author:||Selja Ahava; Emily Jeremiah (Translator); Fleur Jeremiah (Translator)|
One quirk of fate can send life spiralling in the most unexpected direction... Things that Fall from the Sky is a stunning narrative that explores the unexpected and inexplicable nature of reality. Three lives are changed forever by a series of random events: a y... read more
1986. First edition. A near fine copy only marked by light tanning to the pages. The d/w is unclipped and also near fine.
|Awards:||Shortlisted for Folio Prize 2017.|
In a remote house on a hilltop, a lonely boy witnesses a traumatic event. He tries - and fails - to flee. Left alone with his increasingly deranged parent, he dreams of safety, of joining the other children in the town below, of escape. When at last a stranger knocks at his door, the boy senses that h... read more
THIS COULD CHANGE EVERYTHING is the feel-good new novel from Jill Mansell, the bestselling author of MEET ME AT BEACHCOMBER BAY and YOU AND ME, ALWAYS. Not to be missed by fans of Katie Fforde, Lucy Diamond and Sophie Kinsella. Fall in love with Jill's books: 'A... read more