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A Foreign Country
- Paperback - Harper
Six months before she is due to take up her position as the first female head of MI6, Amelia Levene vanishes without a trace. Former MI6 officer Thomas Kell is called out of retirement and ordered to find her. With only days before the story leaks to the press, Kell must begin to piece together Levene's final movements.
Batsford's Glasgow Then And Now
- Hardback - Batsford
This archive tour takes many of the classic archive photos of Glasgow and compares them to the scene today. It reveals a transition from an industrial city based around the Clyde, its docks and great shipyards, to a modern 21st-century economy. Some 70 historic photographs of Glasgow's past are paired with specially commissioned contemporary views taken from the same vantage point.
Books Always Everywhere
- Paperback - Nosy Crow
For the very young, books can be anything from a chair or a tower to a hat but the best thing they can be is a book - and it's never to soon to share a good book with your little ones.
- Paperback - Templar
When teenager Dylan pulls herself free from a train wreck and emerges onto an almost deserted Scottish hillside, she believes she is the only survivor. Seeing the figure of a boy on the bank she enlists his help. But Tristan is no ordinary passerby, and Dylan soon learns that instead of being the only survivor of the wreck, she is in fact the only fatality. And, Tristan is no normal teenage boy - he is her ferryman tasked with guiding her through the wasteland to her afterlife.
Gods And Beasts
- Paperback - Orion Books
The complicity of an old man in his own death, a promiscuous politician and a bag of untraceable money - one city, three crimes and a powerful connection that runs from Glasgow's dark criminal underworld to the international spheres of the super rich.
The Further Tale Of Peter Rabbit
- Hardback - Frederick Warne
Peter Rabbit is in low spirits, what he needs is a change of scene. He squeezes under the gate into Mr McGregor's garden, intending to steal a lettuce - but what happens next is just the excitement Peter is looking for. He discovers a picnic basket and before Peter knows it he is in Scotland.
- Paperback - Puffin
Summer has always dreamed of dancing, and when a place at ballet school comes up, she wants it so badly it hurts. Middle school ends and the holidays begin, but unlike her sisters, Summer has no time for lazy days and sunny beach parties. The audition becomes her obsession, and things start spiralling out of control. The more Summer tries to find perfection, the more lost she becomes.
A Tale For The Time Being
- Paperback - Canongate
Ruth discovers a Hello Kitty lunchbox washed up on the shore of her beach home. Within it lies a diary that expresses the hopes and dreams of a young girl. She suspects it might have arrived on a drift of debris from the 2011 tsunami. With every turn of the page, she is sucked deeper into an enchanting mystery.
- Paperback - Barrington Stoke
Hal is convinced there is a connection between his well-loved cheesy snacks and the horrible nightmares he keeps having. Hal sets off on a mission to solve his cheesemares once and for all, but will he ever escape from the horror he faces in The Evil House of Cheese?
Go! Go! Chichico!
- Paperback - Barrington Stoke
Chichico is thrilled when a talent scout spots him during a kick-about with his friends Davil and Ana, and he is asked to try out for Santos Brazil. But without a pair of football boots, how will Chichico ever be taken seriously?
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