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Ma, I've Reached For The Moon An I'm Hittin The Stars
- Paperback - Mainstream
'Never again will I let myself plunge so low, it nearly cost my life then ended in the mad house', Martha vows, as she sits back in the taxi. A young Russian monk from the mental hospital has proposed marriage. Then she receives a shock. A letter from Father Ralph Fitzgerald, the man who rescued her from the streets.
- Paperback - Canvas
When Amy and Effie Tribble, two charming but impoverished spinster sisters, lose out on an inheritance, they place an advert in the paper and hire themselves out as professional chaperones. Vowing to prepare even the most difficult misses for marriage.
Monkeys With Typewriters: How To Write Fiction And Unlock The Secret Power Of Stories
- Paperback - Canongate
Exploring the great plots from Plato to 'The Matrix' and from Tolstoy to 'Toy Story', this is a book for anyone who wants to unlock any narrative and learn to create their own.
- Paperback - Arrow
In a cold, windswept field on the outskirts of Edinburgh lies the brutally mutilated body of a young woman. As DI Rob Brennan looks at the tangled mass of limbs and blood, he feels his heart freeze. Like Fiona Gow five years earlier, this girl has been strangled with her own stockings, sexually mutilated and her eyes have been gouged out.
My Valiant Knight
- Paperback - Zebra
Sir Gabel de Amalville is forced to prove his fealty to the King by crushing the rebellious MacNairn clan. He seizes the daughter of Duggan MacNairn and falls in love with her. Now he only owes allegiance to one sovereign - his own wildly yearning heart.
Mafialand: How The Mob Invaded Britain
- Paperback - Mainstream
A chronicle of an elaborate Mafia plan to 'invade' Europe using 1960s London as a bridgehead. The capital city was also a world of gambling, guns and gangsters. Several veterans of the era reveal the details and secrets of one of history's greatest criminal conspiracies, and of how world-champion boxer Freddie Mills really died.
Making Geometry: Exploring Three-Dimensional Forms
- Paperback - Floris
Following on from his successful 'Drawing Geometry', Jon Allen explores the creation of the many-sided three-dimensional forms known as the Platonic and Archimedean solids. Based on patterns of equally-spaced points on a sphere, these polyhedra have been the fundamentals of geometric exploration for millennia.
My Gun Was As Tall As Me
- Paperback - Freight
High in the Alps, Tuvol, the son of a great European humanitarian crawls into a snow hole in an attempt at death. Saved from suicide, he leaves his family to try and help those whose lives have been shattered by war.
Modren Scots Grammar: Wirkin Wi Wirds
- Paperback - Luath
For use at home or in the classroom, this book provides the underlying principles of grammar, which can be used in Scots, English and other modern languages.
The Magicians Of Edinburgh: Recent Poetry
- Paperback - Polygon
'The Magicians of Edinburgh' is a poetic homage to the city of literature in the 21st century, drawn from poet Ron Butlin's experience as Edinburgh's Poet Laureate.
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