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- Add to BasketThe Loch Ness Legacy
- Paperback - Sphere
In 1827, during a research trip to Loch Ness, Scotland, a young Charles Darwin encounters a mysterious and terrifying creature that provides the spark for his evolutionary theory. In 2013, almost 200 years later, and hundreds of miles away in Paris, the Eiffel Tower is under attack. Army engineer Tyler Locke is called in to help, and his expertise saves the day. But Tyler doesn't know he's about to get pulled into a conspiracy so dark that it not only threatens those he loves, but could also ignite World War III.
- Add to BasketLetters Of Note: Correspondence Deserving Of A Wider Circulation
- Hardback - Canongate
'Letters of Note' is a collection of 125 of the world's most entertaining, inspiring and unusual letters, based on the seismically popular website of the same name - an online museum of correspondence visited by over 70 million people.
- Hardback - Doubleday
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.
- Add to BasketLady Of The Loch: The Incredible Story Of Britain's Oldest Osprey
- Paperback - Constable
Once extinct in Britain, the osprey has returned as a powerful symbol of hope. Their slow but sure resurgence has attracted huge public interest and support; that of one bird in particular, Lady, at 25, Britain's oldest breeding osprey, has tugged at the world's heartstrings. This is Lady's story.
- Add to BasketThe Lost Cyclist: The Untold Story Of Frank Lenz's Ill-Fated Around-The-World Journey
- Hardback - Mainstream
Including many rare and previously unpublished photos, 'The Lost Cyclist' recounts the short but remarkable life of Frank Lenz and the heroic efforts of another American globe girdler, William L. Sachtleben, who was sent by Outing magazine to unravel Lenz's mysterious death.
- Add to BasketLifelines
- Hardback - Robert Hale
Gascoyne and his wife, Nancy, separate when she discovers he has been unfaithful. Nancy's interest is aroused by a new doctor. Meanwhile, Gascoyne loses his job as a lawyer and takes a job as a night porter at a hotel to conduct research for his novel. When a murderer strikes, Gascoyne and Nancy are drawn into sinister events.
- Add to BasketA Lie About My Father
- Paperback - Vintage
This book presents a story about forgiving but not forgetting, about examining the way men are made & how they fall apart, about understanding that in order to have a good son you must have a good father. The author's honesty, thinking & images of beauty & fracture combine to create a moving memoir of two lost men: a father & his child.
- Add to BasketLetters From The Great Wall
- Paperback - Luath
Eleanor Dickinson escapes Scotland and the inevitability of the direction of her life to the Eastern strangeness of China. In leaving behind the physical closeness of her relationships with her partner, brother and family, she is able to analyse and confront 'the mush of dissatisfaction' that had been expanding to fill her life.