This is a complete list of the new books which have arrived on the site within the last month. See This Month's Highlights for a selection.
- Add to BasketAlex Ferguson: My Autobiography
- Paperback - Hodder
Sir Alex announced his retirement as manager of Manchester United after 27 years in the role. He has gone out in a blaze of glory, with United winning the Premier League for the 13th time, and he is widely considered to be the greatest manager in the history of British football. Over the last quarter of a century there have been seismic changes at Manchester United. The only constant element has been the quality of the manager's league-winning squad and United's run of success, which included winning the Champions League for a second time in 2008. This book tells his story.
- Add to BasketA.S. Neill
- Paperback - Bloomsbury
A.S. Neill is one of the major thinkers in education. Richard Bailey offers a coherent account of Neill's educational thought. He covers: intellectual biography, critical exposition of Neill's work, the reception and influence of his work and his relevance today.
- Add to BasketThe Balmoral Incident
- Hardback - Allison & Busby
Rose McQuinn and her trusty dog Vane are invited to stay on the Balmoral Estate. Little does she realise that within just 48 hours of their arrival, death will have visited the great castle. Can Rose find out what happened and prevent any more bloodshed?
- Add to BasketThe Book Of Strange New Things
- Hardback - Canongate
The first novel from Michel Faber in 14 years is a wildly original tale of adventure, faith and the ties that might hold two people together when they are worlds apart.
- Add to BasketA Christmas Hope
- Paperback - Headline
London, 1868. As the Christmas season begins, Claudine Burroughs feels little joy in its endless social calls and extravagant events. Working at a clinic for desperate women has opened her eyes to a different world. Then her two worlds collide. A prostitute smuggled into a grandiose Christmas party is found brutally beaten. Poet Dai Tregarron stands accused. But Dai insists he was trying to protect her from the violence of three young men. Claudine believes him, but with society closing ranks against him, how can she prove his innocence without risking everything?
- Hardback - Picador
Poet Laureate Carol Ann Duffy offers another delightful and original Christmas poem. Fully illustrated, it will be the perfect stocking-filler.
- Book with sound disc - HarperCollinsPublishers
The sequel to 'The Guns of Navarone'. The guns have been silenced, but the heroic survivors have no time to rest on their laurels. Keith Mallory, Andrea and Dusty Miller are parachuting into war-torn Yugoslavia to rescue a division of Partisans.
- Add to BasketGods Of Mars
- Hardback - Black Library
Beyond the edges of the galaxy, Archmagos Kotov's great voyage is over. He has achieved his goal - to find the resting place of the long-lost Vettius Telok. But Telok yet lives, and as the brave explorators of Kotov's fleet marvel at the wonders laid before them, darker plans unfold. As reality itself is threatened by impossible technologies from the dawn of time, it falls to a small group of heroes to thwart an insane plan that could see the entire universe annihilated.
- Add to BasketI'll No Tell You Again: My Autobiography
- Hardback - Black & White Publishing
Tony Roper is one of Scotland's most recognisable faces. Best known for playing Jamesie Cotter in 'Rab C. Nesbitt', he is also famed for appearing in much-loved Scottish comedies 'Scotch & Wry' and 'Naked Video', as well as for writing the classic comedy-drama 'The Steamie'. Now, in this autobiography, he tells his life story.
- Add to BasketJanuary Window
- Hardback - Head of Zeus
Scott Manson is team coach for London City football club. He's also their all-round fixer - he gets the lads in to training, and out of trouble, keeps the wags at bay and the press in his pocket. The players love him, the bosses trust him. But now London City manager Joao Zarco is dead, killed at his team's beloved stadium at Silvertown Docks. Even Scott Manson can't smooth over murder ... but can he catch the killer before he strikes again?