Once upon a time, a young boy called “Wart” was tutored by a magician named Merlyn in preparation for a future he couldn’t possibly imagine. A future in which he would ally himself with the greatest knights, love a legendary queen and unite a country dedicated to chivalrous values. A future that wou..
You won't want to leave ... until you can't. Elin Warner receives an invitation from her brother Isaac, with whom she has not spoken to in years, to attend an engagement celebration at an isolated hotel in the Swiss Alps. In the midst of a storm, the hotel, once a sanitarium with a terrible past, is..
Investigating two different murders with one thing in common - the same rough tattoo on both victims legs - DI Lottie Parkers leads converge on a former childrens home and unsolved murders from decades ago. This is the first of the bestselling Lottie Parker series...
What would David Bowie do? When life gets tough, who can we turn to for help? Who will help us find happiness, meaning and purpose? The Tao of Bowie suggests that we turn to David Bowie for guidance - and use his amazing journey through life as a map to help us navigate our own. Buddhism was central..
We live in a technological universe in which we are always communicating. And yet we have sacrificed conversation for mere connection. Preeminent author and researcher Sherry Turkle has been studying digital culture for over 30 years. Long an enthusiast for its possibilities, here she investigates a..
Yoann Barbereau was a promising official at the head of the Alliance Française in Irkutsk, in Siberia, when he was imprisoned on charges of a crime he had not committed. The FSB, heir to the KGB, created a set of false evidence to incriminate him. After months of abuse and deception by the authoriti..
He’s That Guy… You know, the hero in almost every romance novel. The super-rich, powerful CEO who is beyond sexy. Lives in a penthouse. Is wicked in bed. Has massive…feet. Is kind of a jerk, but really he’s not because he harbors some major secret that, once revealed, explains why he is the way he i..
A fascinating journey through the history of France. General Charles de Gaulle said: "France cannot be France without greatness." The Gallic country is famous for its gastronomy, its landscapes, its culture and its history, in which legendary figures such as Vercingétorix, Charlemagne, Joan of Arc, ..
This is a captivating examination of twelve illuminated manuscripts from the medieval period. Noted authority Christopher de Hamel invites the reader into intimate conversations with these texts to explore what they tell us about nearly a thousand years of medieval history - and about the modern wor..
Una deliciosa guía para descifrar los misterios de la naturaleza."Gooley interpreta pistas como un detective de las tierras salvajes […]. Para los que están dispuestos a resolver los misterios del paisaje, este libro es ideal." -The Wall Street Journal"Tristan Gooley puede enseñar incluso al m..
Gemma Huang recently moved to Los Angeles from Illinois, having abandoned plans for college to pursue a career in acting, much to the dismay of her parents. Now she’s living with three roommates in a two-bedroom hovel, auditioning for roles that hardly cover rent. Gemma’s big break comes when she’s ..
A memorable night of passion refuses to stay just a memory in this sizzling and scandalous romance from bestselling author T L Swan… I was upgraded to first class on a flight from London to New York. The food, champagne, and service were impeccable. The blue-eyed man sitting next to me, even better...