Books, Baguettes and Bedbugs

Books, Baguettes and Bedbugs

Enchanting memoir of a struggling writer living and working in the eccentric Parisian bookshop, 'Shakespeare and Company''Completely riveting ...a vivid picture of modern Paris' OBSERVER'Shakespeare and Company' in Paris is one of the world's most famous bookshops. The original store opened in...

El Hacker - Spanish Readers for Pre Intermediates (A2)

El Hacker - Spanish Readers for Pre Intermediates (A2)

Looking for Spanish Novels?I know how tough it is to find good readings to learn a new language.You don't usually have a large vocabulary or are able to read long and complex sentences.You'd like to go right to the fun stuff, but maybe it's too hard for you now.A typical Spanish reader isn't...

Experience Moby-Dick In A Whole New Way - 85 Success Secrets

Experience Moby-Dick In A Whole New Way - 85 Success Secrets

A really wonderful Moby-Dick book! There has never been a Moby-Dick Guide like this.It contains 85 answers, much more than you can imagine; comprehensive answers and extensive details and references, with insights that have never before been offered in print. Get the information you need--fast!...

Familiar Stranger

Familiar Stranger

'This is a miracle of a book' George Lamming 'Compelling. Stuart Hall's story is the story of an age' Owen Jones 'Sometimes I feel I was the last colonial'This is the story, in his own words, of the extraordinary life of Stuart Hall: writer, thinker and one of the leading intellectual lights of...

Wonderbook (Revised and Expanded)

Wonderbook (Revised and Expanded)

Wonderbook has become the definitive guide to writing science fiction and fantasy by offering an accessible, example-rich approach that emphasizes the importance of playfulness as well as pragmatism. It also exploits the visual nature of genre culture and employs bold, full-color drawings,...

The Secrets Of Nostradamus

The Secrets Of Nostradamus

Walker argues that previous translations have got it wrong, because they have failed to realise that Nostradamus was writing in an esoteric language called the 'green language'. Where previous translations have seemed to stretch a point to make a quotation fit an historical event, Walker...

The Complete English–Maori Dictionary

The Complete English–Maori Dictionary

Compiled by a renowned linguist and expert in New Zealand's Maori language, this dictionary was designed as a comprehensive finder list. Incorporating words from leading dictionaries from the colonial periods as well as contemporary Maori words, this handy introduction to the language includes...

The Lusiads

The Lusiads

First published in 1572, The Lusiads is one of the greatest epic poems of the Renaissance, immortalizing Portugal's voyages of discovery with an unrivalled freshness of observation.At the centre of The Lusiads is Vasco da Gama's pioneer voyage via southern Africa to India in 1497-98. The first...

Bombingham:

Bombingham:

On September 15, 1963 in Birmingham, Alabama, tragedy struck an entire nation; as the precious lives of four girls were taken during a senseless hate crime. The bombing at 16th Street Baptist Church reignited the civil rights movement as the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and several other...