WITH THESE HANDS is a collection of witty monologues and poems from Pam's early life in the 1950s, through four years in the WRAF, and marriage and motherhood, to her present busy career as a writer and broadcaster. The pieces are presented together with delightful illustrati... read more
1997. First edition. A near fine copy.
From the master of suspense, a fierce thriller of terrorism, murder and revenge.In Higgins' acclaimed bestseller Dark Justice, intelligence operative Sean Dillon and his colleagues in Britain and the United States beat back a terrible enemy, but at an equally terrible cost. One ... read more
2005, A trade paperback copy in very good condition.
TRIGGER OF VENGEANCE For almost half a lifetime ex-agent Richard Gardiner has buried his searing memories of treachery and torture, of that nightmare time in the bloody cellars of the Gestapo and the hideous sick double-cross that followed when freedom appeared to be within his gras... read more
1978. First edition. A very good only marked by a slight cock to the spine. The d/w is unclipped and also very good.
A FINALIST FOR THE GOVERNOR GENERAL'S LITERARY AWARD: A transformative and necessary work--as completely unexpected as it is inspired--by the award-winning author of the bestselling novels All My Puny Sorrows and A Complicated Kindness. The sun rises on a quiet June morning in ... read more
Life can't get much better for Derek Pettyfer. He's rich, famous and between wives. He's risen above his unexceptional origins in Australia to become the toast of the London stage and top-rating television performer. With his elegant house and enviable collection of Ro... read more
1995. First edition. A very good copy only marked by light rubbing to the spine ends and uniform tanning to the pages. The d/w is also very good.
1977. Second printing. A near fine, unmarked copy.
|Series:||Wordsworth Poetry Library|
With an Introduction by Dr Tim Cook.
Robert Browning (1812-1889) represents the intellectual and argumentative strand in English poetry in contrast to the more ornate style of Spenser and Tennyson. His poetry demonstrates how a poet must be a sharp perceptive ob... read more
Wordsworth, 1994. A paperback copy in very good condition.
In this outrageous novel from Joe Ide, "the best thing to happen to mystery writing in a very long time" (New York Times), the case of a young artist's missing mother sets IQ on a collision course with his own Moriarty. Isaiah Quintabe--IQ for short--has never been more s... read more
Forensics anthropologist, David Hunter is asked if he could examine a fire-death on the Hebridean island of Runa. Hunter and the police go to the body. It appears to be a textbook case of the phenomenon known as spontaneous human combustion. Hunter discovers skull fragments th... read more
Bantam Press, 2007. A trade paperback copy in very good condition.
In her now classic novel Outlander, Diana Gabaldon told the story of Claire Randall, an English ex-combat nurse who walks through a stone circle in the Scottish Highlands in 1946, and disappears . . . into 1743. The story unfolded from there in seven... read more
London's Detective Chief Inspector Anna Travis must decide where her loyalties lie, duty to the job or personal ambition, in this masterful tale of suspense from the award-winning, international bestselling author of the Prime Suspect series-one of today's finest crime writers,... read more
2015. First US edition, first printing. A near fine copy.
What would happen to society if an IVF technique that enabled two women to have a child became available? At the heart of the media storm is the story of two women, Jules and Rosie, who take part in the first human trial of O-O fertilisation. When it is leaked to the media that Rosie is ... read more