Recent Releases

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.

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  • Cover scan of The Hat Trick
    The Hat Trick
    Terry Deary - Paperback - Barrington Stoke
    Jud steps in as goalie at the local football team and it turns out to be an unforgettable experience, but his mother is very much against the game. This football story ends with a twist that is guaranteed to surprise everyone.
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    The Laws Of Scotland: Consolidated Table Of Statutes 2014
    - Paperback - LexisNexis
    Published annually, this volume contains the consolidated table of statutes, orders, rules and regulations, European Community legislation, Treaties and Conventions and other enactments.
  • Cover scan of Oxford Children's Classics World Of Adventure Box Set
    Oxford Children's Classics World Of Adventure Box Set
    - Paperback - Oxford University Press
    An eye-catching boxed set containing four of the greatest stories ever told - 'Treasure Island', 'The Jungle Book', 'The Wind in the Willows', and 'The Adventures of Tom Sawyer'. These new editions have a fresh and contemporary feel to make the books come alive for today's modern readers, and as well as the unabridged text, they also contain masses of bonus features so readers can continue their experience of the story as well as recommendations for other books, films, and TV shows - classic and contemporary - for readers to try next.
  • Cover scan of The Real World Of Sherlock
    The Real World Of Sherlock
    B. J. Rahn - Hardback - Amberley
    Ever wondered where Conan Doyle got his inspiration for the literary sleuth? Was there a real 'study in scarlet' in Victorian London? Who was the real Moriarty, and did he baffle Victorian police detectives? B.J. Rahn explores the world that Sherlock emerged from in this fascinating look at crime and detection in 19th-century London. She explores in turn each aspect of the novels, from footprint analysis and blood testing to drug addiction and political crimes.
  • Cover scan of The Return Of Johnny Kemp
    The Return Of Johnny Kemp
    Keith Gray - Paperback - Barrington Stoke
    Dan grassed up Johnny Kemp and got him suspended. Now Johnny's returned and it's time for payback. Family, friends and teachers refuse to help. Dan will have to face Johnny on his own.
  • Cover scan of Stirling Through Time
    Stirling Through Time
    Elspeth King - Paperback - Amberley
    This fascinating selection of photographs traces some of the many ways in which Stirling has changed and developed over the last century.
  • Cover scan of The Gorbals And Oatlands
    The Gorbals And Oatlands: A New History
    R. P. A. Smith - Paperback - Stenlake Publishing
    In four volumes this history of the Gorbals and Oatlands covers the area's development, redevelopments, and regeneration. Volume four could be dubbed 'Oatlands and Epilogue'. It is mainly about Oatlands, looking at the history of this often-overlooked area before again bringing the story up to date with more recent renewal.
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    The Gorbals And Oatlands: A New History
    R. P. A. Smith - Paperback - Stenlake Publishing
    In four volumes this history of the Gorbals and Oatlands covers the area's development, redevelopments, and regeneration. Volume three has an evangelical feel to it and could be nicknamed 'Born Again' and takes the story into the 1990s.
  • Cover scan of The Gorbals And Oatlands
    The Gorbals And Oatlands: A New History
    R. P. A. Smith - Paperback - Stenlake Publishing
    In four volumes this history of the Gorbals and Oatlands covers the area's development, redevelopments, and regeneration. Volume one, which could have been subtitled 'The Rise of the Gorbals', charts the 18th and 19th century transformation from small village to major suburb with 90,000 inhabitants, 140 pubs, and 1100 shops.
  • Cover scan of The Gorbals And Oatlands
    The Gorbals And Oatlands: A New History
    R. P. A. Smith - Paperback - Stenlake Publishing
    In four volumes this history of the Gorbals and Oatlands covers the area's development, redevelopments, and regeneration. Volume two could have been dubbed 'The Fall of the Gorbals' and covers the post-war period when the area was comprehensively 'redeveloped' by town planners (i.e. demolished) and then replaced with award-winning modern architecture much of which has since been demolished because although it won awards for looks it was hopeless to live in.

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