John Ernst Steinbeck died 1968. The American writer who wrote the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel The Grapes of Wrath and the novella Of Mice and Men. In 1962, Steinbeck received the Nobel Prize for Literature. Books by John Steinbeck
Direct from trade sales this is the Official UK Top 10 best selling books for the week ending Saturday 13 December 2014.
Guinness World Records 2015 Guinness World Records
The world's best-selling annual is back and crammed with thousands of amazing new records, cool facts and awesome pictures! Ever wondered how far a dog can ride a scooter or who's swallowed the most swords underwater? Want to know about... Format: Hardback - Released: 11/09/2014
Girl Online Zoe Sugg
December 2014 NewGen Debut of the Month.
Vlogger Zoella’s fans will fall headlong into this sharply observed, super-realistic teen story. Against a background of first the ordinary ups and downs of life... Format: Hardback - Released: 25/11/2014
Awful Auntie David Walliams
Winner of the Children's Book of the Year at the Specsavers National Book Awards 2014.
From number one bestselling author David Walliams comes another heartfelt but hilarious hoot of an adventure Stella Saxby is the sole heir to Saxby Hall. But... Format: Hardback - Released: 25/09/2014
The Long Haul Jeff Kinney
Get ready, Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul is coming! Greg Heffley and his family hit the road in author-illustrator Jeff Kinney's ninth installment of the phenomenal bestselling Diary of a Wimpy Kid series. Praise for Jeff Kinney:... Format: Hardback - Released: 05/11/2014
Memoir Lynda Bellingham
In 2013, actress, television personality and Sunday Times bestselling author, Lynda Bellingham was diagnosed with cancer. Until now, Lynda hasn't spoken publicly about her illness - she has felt strongly that everyone's experience of cancer is so different, and she... Format: Hardback - Released: 09/10/2014
Guy Martin: My Autobiography My Life at Breakneck Speed Guy Martin
Find out what motivates Guy Martin to confront the dangers of road racing, you’ll experience the heart-stopping moments when things go wrong and can contrast this adrenaline rush to the joys of winning. If you want to feel the speed... Format: Hardback - Released: 08/05/2014
Jamie's Comfort Food Jamie Oliver
Jamie's new cookbook brings together 100 ultimate comfort food recipes. It's all about the dishes that are close to your heart, that put a smile on your face and make you feel happy, loved, safe and secure. Inspired by everything... Format: Hardback - Released: 28/08/2014
One Direction: the Official Annual One Direction
The world's biggest band, One Direction, are back to share their backstage secrets and stories from the past year with their fans in the latest instalment of their must have annual. Packed full of exclusive interviews and never-before-seen photos, ,... Format: Hardback - Released: 28/08/2014
Unlucky 13 (Women's Murder Club 13) James Patterson
When two dead bodies are found inside a wrecked car on the Golden Gate Bridge, Detective Lindsay Boxer doubts that it will be anything as simple as a traffic accident. The scene is more gruesome than anything she has seen... Format: Paperback - Released: 04/12/2014
You Are Here Around the World in 92 Minutes Chris Hadfield
In You Are Here, bestselling author and celebrated astronaut Chris Hadfield creates a virtual orbit of Earth, giving us the really big picture: this is our home, from space. The millions of us who followed Hadfield's news-making Twitter feed from... Format: Hardback - Released: 14/10/2014
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