Everything you need to know about the sea and shore, from high tides to half-hitches
Tiffany Watt Smith
A hilarious quest to understand life's ultimate guilty pleasure – in a beautiful gift package
A leading expert draws on a lifetime of fieldwork to reveal the mysteries and magic of language
Sandol Stoddard Warburg
A tiny book with a big heart – a favourite gift for weddings, best friends and Valentines
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…
Funny and soothing: let Stuart Heritage tuck you in and read you a story about how everything is fine again.
Shaun Bythell, Scotland's grumpiest bookseller, is back, with seven witty and affectionate portraits of bookshop regulars
Another bestselling collection of astonishing explainers from The Economist
Henry James Garrett
A sweetly illustrated examination of what makes us kind
A beautifully-packaged, fun A to Z of good omens, inauspicious signs, their origins and meanings
More from everyone's favourite misanthropic antiquarian bookseller
The new edition of this annual bestseller, packed with amazing data about the world in 2021
The companion workbook to The Artist's Way.
The answer to overwork and burnout, the route to fulfilment and success: letting go
The new edition of the bestselling survival manual for parents with teenagers.
A beautiful poem to help comfort those who have experienced the loss of a beloved pet
We all ask ourselves 'how did I get here?' So try running away or sexting without ruining your life, and create your own midlife crisis with M…
Following up 2016's hit Go Figure and 2018's Sunday Times bestseller Seriously Curious, another collection of astonishing bite-sized explainer…
A unique collection of correspondence between the most celebrated actors, directors and playwrights of the past 50 years – now in paperback
Informative, entertaining and insightful … the fact-lovers Bible