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Life After Life
- Paperback - Black Swan
What if you had the chance to live your life again and again, until you finally got it right? During a snowstorm in England in 1910, a baby is born and dies before she can take her first breath. During a snowstorm in England in 1910, the same baby is born and lives to tell the tale. What if there were second chances? And third chances? In fact an infinite number of chances to live your life? Would you eventually be able to save the world from its own inevitable destiny? And would you even want to? 'Life After Life' follows Ursula Todd as she lives through the turbulent events of the last century again and again. With wit and compassion, she finds warmth even in life's bleakest moments, and shows an extraordinary ability to evoke the past.
Some Of Me & Old Memories: An Autobiography
- Boxed - Cargo
Alasdair Gray is one of the finest writers, painters and creatives working in the UK. Here, he creates a candid insight into his life with this autobiography; how growing up in post-war Glasgow influenced his thinking, his relationship with his parents, the influence and work of his peers, how he came to create his masterpieces such as 'Lanark' and '1982, Janine' and his musings on life, death and everything in between.
Empire Antarctica: Ice, Silence & Emperor Penguins
- Paperback - Vintage Books
It is said to be one of our oldest stories: a young man goes to a far-off land in search of a mythical and wondrous beast. For years, Gavin Francis yearned to go to the remotest place on our planet, to see one of the strangest beasts alive. This is how he came to spend 14 months living alongside emperor penguins as the base-camp doctor at Halley.
Angel Prayers: Harnessing The Help Of Heaven To Create Miracles
- Paperback - Hay House
Do you ever feel frustrated because your prayers are going unanswered, and you feel like God and the Angels are not listening? If you are feeling unsupported, 'Angel Prayers' will turn this situation around for good. In this book, Kyle reveals how to use affirmative prayer to focus on the positive outcome of a situation rather than praying to change something that is perceived as negative.
The Hound Of The Baskervilles
- Paperback - Roads
It was Sir Charles's mysterious death in the grounds of Baskerville Hall that brought Sherlock Holmes to the scene of one of his most famous and intriguing cases.
Kenny Dalglish: My Life
- Hardback - Sport Media
Created over the course of several months - this scrapbook gives the reader an unrivalled glimpse into the Anfield legend's life. From King Kenny's childhood dreams, his schoolboy awards and certificates to his European Cup, FA Cup and league title medals, the scrapbook allows fans to view his amazing collection of football memorabilia as he talks us through the things that mean most to him. The book's exclusive content includes family pictures from his own private collection, his regrets from his time in football - and he takes us on a trip back to Glasgow to show us the streets he grew up playing football on.
Walking The Corbetts
- Paperback - Cicerone
This guide describes routes up all 109 Corbetts north of the Great Glen. The Corbetts offer challenging ascents and descents on steep slopes.
- Paperback - BBC Books
On a windswept Northern shore, at the very tip of what will one day become Scotland, the islanders believe the worst they have to fear is a Viking attack. Then the burning comes. They cannot run from it. Water will not stop it. It consumes everything in its path - yet the burned still speak.
Walking Highland Perthshire
- Paperback - Cicerone
This guidebook provides over 80 routes for walkers to explore Highland Perthshire. Located between Stirling and the Cairngorms, the graded routes include all 42 Munros, 22 selected Corbetts, 15 smaller hills, and the historic Gaick and Minigaig passes. The broad mountain tops, woodland, rivers and lochs provide great walking variety.
Walking In The Angus Glens
- Paperback - Cicerone
A guidebook to 30 walks in the Angus Glens, north of Dundee, south of the Cairngorms. It covers the five Glens of Isla, Prosen, Clova, Lethnot and Esk, with routes for competent walkers seeking to explore remote upland areas, and includes Munros, challenging peaks, ancient trade-routes, lochs, forest, and some of the best views in north-east Scotland.
Last modified Monday 05 July 2010