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And Then He Kissed Me

Romance with all its advantages – and all its difficulties - is in the air in this anthology of stories about falling in and out of love. Hearts flip-flopping, getting noticed – in the right way, surviving school, being in...
Format: Paperback - Released: 04/07/2013
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Whitaker's Little Book of Knowledge

From plot summaries of shakespeare’s plays through countless top ten lists and potted biographies of the world’s most influential people to a whole section full of stuff you can say to sound clever, this handy-sized book is beyond invaluable. Quirky,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 27/09/2012
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The Best Little Book Club in Town

A terrific collection of short stories from bestselling authors including Kate Mosse, Katie Fforde, Lee Child, Sophie Kinsella and Jodi Picoult. Here are stories of love, passion, mystery and hope - and the discovery that some of the more surprising...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/09/2011
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The Rupert Companion

This is a book for parents to share with their children and indeed for parents to indulge in themselves as they bring back memories of their childhood adventures with the irrepressable Rupert Bear. This is a complete history of Rupert,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/11/2010
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Queen of Teen

Inspirational and entertaining stories by top teen authors in aid of Kids Company that have been selected to be in the final shortlist of the Queen of Teen Award. This story collection provides a perfect opportunity to discover a new...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/04/2010
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City-Lit: Paris

April 2009 Book of the Month. The perfect book for the armchair traveller as well as those of you visiting cities around the globe. With extracts from over 60 authors such as
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/03/2009
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Mammoth Book Of Best British Crime

Two stories from this collection (Served Cold by Zoë Sharp and Mother's Milk by Chris Simms) are shortlisted for the CWA Short Story Dagger 2009. You may read both of them by downloading the extract. A collection of 35 short...
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/03/2009
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The Mammoth Book of Best New Erotica : Volume 8

MAXIM JAKUBOWSKI - My MAMMOTH BOOK OF EROTICA collection has now been going for 15 years. The initial best-selling volume was an attempt to demonstrate the breadth and sheer quality of the genre and initiated a whole new wave of...
Format: Paperback - Released: 29/01/2009
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Killer Year

The second crime/thriller anthology from Mira. This time edited by Lee Child and the stories all come from new upcoming writers, with an introduction to each from established writers. The perfect book for dipping in to for a short, sharp...
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/10/2008
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Ultimate Burlesque

EMILY DUBBERLEY & ALY FIXTER - Another outstanding collection of red hot stories, with proceeds going to breast cancer charity, ULTIMATE BURLESQUE celebrates the art of strip tease with new tales from the creme de la creme of Britain’s new...
Format: Paperback - Released: 29/09/2008
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Imperial War Museum London Guide

Imperial War Museum London Guide. Fully illustrated with objects from the museum collection.
Format: Paperback - Released: 25/09/2008
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Dark Alchemy

Prepare to be mesmerised by this spellbinding collection of brand new stories by some of the masters of modern fantasy. It will be enjoyed by readers of all ages and is guaranteed to raise the pulse and quicken the heartbeat....
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/09/2008
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The Bible : Authorized King James Version

One of Jeanette Winterson's favourite books. Chosen by the public through a survey to coincide with the 10th birthday celebrations of World Book Day 2007, this title is one of ‘the ten books the nation can’t live without’. Have you...
Format: Paperback (b Format) - Released: 17/04/2008
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Living With Teenagers

No holds are barred in this touching, funny and alarmingly insightful ‘family’ story about the downs and sometimes! ups of living with 3 teenagers. These three are no saints but, as their mother fondly remembers sometimes, they were once sweet...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/02/2008
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Be The Change

This is a fascinating collection of inspiring stories and ideas from a varied selection of individuals. Entrepreneurs to peace campaigners, environmentalist to civil rights lawyer, these stories are encouraging and motivating. The title of the book is from a quote...
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/11/2007
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The Girls' Empire

This book was to inform and entertain girls at the turn of the twentieth century and makes for a fascinating and highly amusing (in some places) read. Subjects reach from advice on the excesses of tea drinking to pigeon keeping...
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/10/2007
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The Book Club Bible

A comprehensive reading guide packed with 100 recommended titles from classics to current bestsellers … in fact a rival to me! But joking apart, it’s an excellent little book giving you a synopsis, background information, discussion points and reviews to...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/10/2007
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Good Housekeeping: Step-by-step Cookbook

This all-new step-by-step cookbook from the Good Housekeeping Institute is the only guide to cooking that you will ever need. With tips, tricks and trouble-shooting advice on all the essential cooking techniques - from making perfect stocks and sauces to baking never-fail cakes...
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/09/2007
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Thriller : Stories to Keep You Up All Night

This is the first anthology of thriller short-stories ever written. Highly readable, if not down right spine chilling, this is the ideal book for dipping in and out of. Edited by James Patterson who is one of the biggest selling novelists...
Format: Paperback - Released: 18/05/2007
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Daphne du Maurier Companion

This companion to the work of one of Britain's best-loved novelists celebrates the centenary of her birth.
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/05/2007
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The Sun Book of Short Stories

The best entries from the short-story competition run by the Sun to coincide with the launch of Quick Reads 2006. A surprising, funny and refreshing read.
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/03/2007
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Mums : A Celebration of Motherhood

This is a celebration of mothers told through short stories and recollections from various well known authors and commentators such as Kate Atkinson, Meera Syal, Gervase Phinn, Alexander McCall Smith, Jilly Cooper, Jenny Murray and many more. The book has...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/03/2007
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Thriller : Stories to Keep You Up All Night

This is the first anthology of thriller short-stories ever written. Highly readable, if not down right spine chilling, this is the ideal book for dipping in and out of. Edited by James Patterson who is one of the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 20/10/2006
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Why Don't Penguins' Feet Freeze?

The latest collection from the New Scientist’s ‘Last Word’ column that gave us Does Anything Eat Wasps? last Christmas. To wit, another entertaining and fascinating compilation for dipping into and sharing this Christmas. It is such an easy present...
Format: Paperback (b Format) - Released: 05/10/2006
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The Best of Jackie Annual

What do young girls do these days without their weekly ‘Jackie’? In the 70’s it was a sensation, now be transported back to the days before Vicky Pollard when young girls idolised David Cassidy, loved their platform shoes and would...
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/09/2006
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Politicians and sex scandals have been the subject of many a fiction (and fact but, I still can’t picture Edwina and John having sex). However, this book is (we are lead to believe)a true account (names withheld) and it makes...
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/08/2006
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Sexy Shorts for the Beach

Perfect beach reading - involving, emotional, poignant, sexy short stories from top women fiction writers. Better still, the short stories mean you don't lose track of time and end up with a lop sided tan!
Format: Paperback (b Format) - Released: 05/06/2006
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The Ultimate Teen Book Guide

Stuck for something to read? Whether you’re searching for a book to blow your mind and change your life, or a light read for the beach, particularly at a time when you can’t lay your hands on a computer that’s...
Format: Paperback - Released: 06/02/2006
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I'm Sorry I Haven't a Clue : Anniversary Special

To hear a sample from this audiobook click here. The 40 Best Audio books comment: A celebration of thirty years of I'm Sorry I Haven't a Clue, including an Anniversary Special, with an introduction by original...
Format: Cd-audio - Released: 04/11/2002
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Step-by-Step Baking

Make sure your baking rises to every occasion. Whether you want to produce the perfect tart, bake a cake fit for a king or serve up a souffle that won't sink, "Step-by-Step Baking" guides you through 350 baking recipes for...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/09/2011
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Great Paintings

The story of 60 paintings is told, unlocking hidden meanings and symbols and over 700 photographs bring the pictures to life helping you understand the key features, composition and techniques that have made these paintings stand out. Plus, biographies of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/10/2011
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Healthy Living with Gluten Intolerance

Maintaining a healthy diet is a desirable and achievable aim. Yet, many people with dietary issues or chronic conditions often are confused by the plethora of advice available and unsure of what path to take to help improve their health....
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/01/2012
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Guinness World Records 2013

Guinness World Records 2013 is crammed with new and updated records, and never-before-seen photography. Meet the new shortest living man and a slam-dunking parrot, and witness the fiercest predators in the ocean - you can see them in 3D with...
Format: Hardback - Released: 13/09/2012
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Beano Annual 2013

Join Dennis the Menace, Gnasher and the Bash Street Kids in this funny annual for 2013 that celebrates 75 years of the Beano! Other favourites in the hilarious read include Minnie the Minx and Roger the Dodger. This is a...
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/07/2012
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The Writers' & Artists' Yearbook 2013

The 2013 edition includes new articles on, amongst other topics, memoir writing, apps, libraries and contains a wealth of practical information on a huge range of topics including copyright, finance, submitting a manuscript and marketing yourself and your writing. With...
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/07/2014
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Children's Writers' & Artists' Yearbook 2013

Inspirational advice is given by best-selling authors across a large range of genres: humour, historical fiction, horror, fantasy, crime and ages (pre-school, young adults and all ages in between). The extensive listings of key contacts are thoroughly updated every year...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/08/2012
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BBC Proms 2013: The Official Guide

Whether you're a first-time visitor or an experienced Prommer, plan your summer through the 2013 BBC Proms season with the official Proms Guide. It contains: brand-new articles on featured composers, insights on performers, new music and Proms Plus events; introduction...
Format: Paperback - Released: 24/04/2014
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Giles the Collection

Enjoy the 20th century's greatest cartoonist's work once more with this superb collection of some of Giles' wittiest cartoons. From politics to the family, his drawings parodied every aspect of British life and delighted Daily Express readers for over four...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/09/2013
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Grand Theft Auto V Signature Series Guide

Get five times the action with the only official guide to the biggest Grand Theft Auto game ever! BradyGames has teamed up with Rockstar Games to bring you Grand Theft Auto V Signature Series Guide, a comprehensive guide to the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 17/09/2013
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Hamlyn All Colour Cookbook 200 More One Pot Meals

Say goodbye to fussy food with this collection of simple, tasty and hearty dishes, bound to boost your repertoire. Simply prepare your ingredients, put them in a dish and relax while the meal cooks itself. The variety of tempting dishes...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/09/2013
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Bad Education

Bad Education, written by and starring Jack Whitehall, follows Alfie Wickers the worst teacher to ever (dis)grace the British Education System, and a bigger kid than the pupils he teaches. Abbey Grove school is populated by some of the weirdest...
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/09/2013
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Match of the Day Quiz Book

How well do you know your football? You follow your team week in, week out, share in the agony of defeat, the pure joy of a solid win, but do you really know what's going on on the pitch? Match...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/09/2013
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Saturday Kitchen Cooking Bible 200 Delicious Recipes Cooked in the Nation's Favourite Kitchen

Each weekend, BBC's SATURDAY KITCHEN brings us the world's greatest culinary talents and shows us how to cook delicious food right in our own kitchen. THE SATURDAY KITCHEN COOKING BIBLE is a stunning new collection of recipes, with an introduction...
Format: Hardback - Released: 26/09/2013
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Celebrity Juice: The Book

Fronted by the irrepressible Keith Lemon, ITV2's CELEBRITY JUICE is undoubtedly one of the funniest shows on television and now with Celebrity Juice: The Book you can recreate and relive all its irreverent, hilarious, and downright cheeky humour in the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 26/09/2013
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Crap Crimes Tales of Criminal Stupidity

As long as there has been crime there has been crap crime. From the Garden of Eden onwards, most criminals must have been at least a bit crap - or else they wouldn't have been caught, right? Ok, some real-life...
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/09/2013
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Coca-Cola The Cookbook

From humble beginnings 125 years ago, the Coca-Cola company has evolved from one product to more than 500 brands available in 200 countries around the world and more than 1.7 billion drinks sold a day. This book celebrates the story...
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/09/2013
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1001: Ideas That Changed the Way We Think

Drawing on a wide spectrum of topics-including politics, cosmology, the arts, philosophy and religious beliefs, 1001 Ideas That Changed the Way We Think traces the exponential growth of human knowledge across the centuries. Ranging from the ancient wisdom of Confucius...
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/10/2013
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Behind the Sofa Celebrity Memories of Doctor Who

Steve Berry decided to do something a little bit different to raise funds for Alzheimer's Research UK. A life-long DOCTOR WHO fan, he began to interview celebrities, writers, actors and people who had worked on DOCTOR WHO, asking for their...
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/10/2013
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The Ultimate Eggheads Quiz Book

Celebrating 10 years of one of the most successful quiz shows on television and the most formidable quiz team in Britain: Can you beat the Eggheads? Day after day, courageous teams from across the country pit their wits against the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/10/2013
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