Books for the Boys!
The things that excite us; the things we laugh at; the things that make us cry. There are some things that make men, men.
This Month's Featured Books
Dance with the Dead A PC Donal Lynch Thriller
An entirely captivating crime thriller, where occasional visitations from the fearsomely uncanny, adds an extra wallop of drama. The detective with a difference returns for a second outing in the ‘PC Donal Lynch Thriller’ series, set in the early 1990’s....
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/07/2016
Hearts of Stone
With a foray into more recent history than Simon Scarrow’s previous novels, the Greek Resistance in World War Two is brought vividly and violently to life in ‘Hearts of Stone’. The prologue set in 1938 highlights three young friends (two...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/06/2016
Longlisted for the John Creasey (New Blood) Dagger Award 2016. A breathless and perfectly-paced thriller of a particularly explosive nature, introducing Royalty Protection Team cop Robert Finlay whose own SAS past retruns to the surface after a series of colleagues...
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/03/2016
Being a Beast
We can never truly know what it is like to be another species and experience their lives as they search for food, or kill and be killed – but Charles Foster has gone further than most in trying to...
Format: Paperback - Released: 04/08/2016
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Men are from Mars, they like Wars in the Stars, they like swords, they like beasts, they like heroes and feasts.
They like boyish jokes and murder most foul, a spy who smokes, and a Bond-villain’s scowl.
There are softer sides: the losses of War, the pain of Death, the injustice of Law.
We boys like books. But the books we like might not interest you. … yes, well enough of the rhyming perhaps, but we all know that there are things that separate boys from girls and while we’d be delighted for women to enjoy these books too, they are aimed at sport loving, laugh-seeking, spy-reading, code-cracking, politics-following, fighter-piloting, mountain-conquering, sports-car-driving and relationship-rueing BOYS. From Tom Sharpe to Nick Hornby, Hunter S Thompson to Iain Banks, there’s enough here to keep a man quiet for ages!
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