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A Dog Day

Walter Emanuel

"One of my favourite books of all time… This adorable book is enhanced by wonderful drawings by Cecil Aldin." Jilly Cooper

An Admirable Point

Florence Hazrat

Love it or hate it, the exclamation mark has been with us from Beowulf to the spam email – an enthusiastic history for language lovers!

At Christmas We Feast

Annie Gray

A celebration of Christmas through the table

Conversations from a Long Marriage

Jan Etherington

Scripts from the hit BBC Radio 4 sitcom starring Joanna Lumley and Roger Allam

Train Teasers

Andrew Martin

A quiz, and an eye-opening journey through British railway history

Oddly Informative

Tom Standage

The latest edition in the Economist Explainer series, edited and introduced by Deputy Editor Tom Standage

The Wordhord

Hana Videen

An entertaining and illuminating collection of weird, wonderful and downright baffling words from the origins of English

LRB Diary for 2023

Alan Bennett

Celebrating 40 years of Alan Bennett's diary in the London Review of Books

Remainders of the Day

Shaun Bythell

Bookseller and bestselling author Shaun Bythell is back, and he has some thoughts about that Kindle you bought over lockdown

Are We Having Fun Yet?

Lucy Mangan

Beloved author Lucy Mangan's uproariously funny debut novel

House Arrest

Alan Bennett

Reflections on Covid and confinement from the unparalleled pen of Alan Bennett

Sea Fever

Meg Clothier

Everything you need to know about the sea and shore, from high tides to half-hitches

Drawing on the Dominant Eye

Betty Edwards

The long-awaited follow-up to the bestseller Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain – with new insights about creativity and our unique way of seeing…

Seeking Wisdom

Julia Cameron

A deeply personal guide to creative recovery, from the internationally bestselling 'queen of change' Julia Cameron

The French Art of Not Trying Too Hard

Ollivier Pourriol

The answer to overwork and burnout, the route to fulfilment and success: letting go

Sign Language Companion

Cath Smith

A practical guide with over 400 illustrations, covering a wide range of topics.

A Cellarful of Noise

Brian Epstein

This is Brian Epstein's own account of his extraordinary life and, inevitably, the story of the Beatles, the greatest pop group of the twentieth-…


Jenny Joseph

Twice-voted poem of the year, Warning is an uplifting poem about growing older.

A Cheesemonger's Compendium of British & Irish Cheese

Ned Palmer

A full-colour, delicious guide to artisanal and farmhouse cheeses from the bestselling author of A Cheesemonger's History of the British Isles

Everything I Know about Life I Learned from PowerPoint

Russell Davies

A book about PowerPoint built out of PowerPoint – jokes, culture, politics, serious points about power and more, better, jokes

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