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Life In The Garden

ISBN 10 : 9780241982174
ISBN 13 : 0241982170

The two central activities in my life - alongside writing - have been reading and gardening. Penelope Lively has always been a keen gardener. This book is partly a memoir of her ow..


Big Pig Little Pig

ISBN 10 : 9780241977149
ISBN 13 : 0241977142

When Jacqueline moves to south-west France with her husband, she embraces rural village life and buys two pigs to rear for slaughter. But as she gets to know the animals better, he..


Gainsborough

ISBN 10 : 9781474600538
ISBN 13 : 1474600530

Thomas Gainsborough (1727-1788) lived as if electricity shot through his sinews and crackled at his finger ends. He was a gentle and empathetic family man, but had a volatility tha..


The Walworth Beauty

ISBN 10 : 9781408883419
ISBN 13 : 1408883414

From the Booker-shortlisted author comes a sensuous, evocative novel exploring the lives of women in Victorian London, for fans of Sarah Waters, Emma Donoghue and Kate Atkinson 201..


Trading Futures

ISBN 10 : 9781509806447
ISBN 13 : 150980644X

'With his gallows humour and observational wit, Jim Powell gives us a vivid portrait of a man in meltdown.' Daily Mail When I was small, my mother showed me how to grow a carrot fr..


Bloody Saturday Shanghai S Darkest Day

ISBN 10 : 9781743772805
ISBN 13 : 1743772807

Saturday, August 14, 1937 - that summer Shanghai was expecting to be hit by a typhoon of 'violent intensity'. The typhoon passed, but what did strike Shanghai was a man-made typhoo..


Books Out Loud

ISBN 10 : 0835246787
ISBN 13 : 9780835246781

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