Catalogue April-June 2018


Come and Find Me – Sarah Hilary £18.99 DI Marnie Rome's 5th investigation.

Greeks Bearing Gifts – Philip Kerr £18.99 The 13th Bernie Gunther thriller. Due 3rd April.

All the Beautiful Lies – Peter Swanson £12.99 Due 5th April. From the author of The Kind Worth Killing.

The Temptation of Forgiveness – Donna Leon £18.99 Brunetti no 27. Due 5th April.

Macbeth – Jo Nesbo £20.00 Due 5th April.

Dear Mrs Bird – A J Pearce £12.99 Staying cheerful despite the Luftwaffe! Due 5th April.

Painter to the King – Amy Sackville £14.99 Due 5th April. The story of Velazquez and his royal benefactor, King Philip IV of Spain.

Look to Your Wife – Paula Byrne £12.99 The first novel from the bestselling non-fiction author. Due 5th April.

Circe – Madeline Miller £16.99 Greek myth again; her previous novel was about Achilles. Due 19th April.

The Librarian – Salley Vickers £16.99 Due 26th April.


The Boy who Belonged to the Sea – Denis Theriault £8.99 Due 5th April.

The Pearl Sister – Lucinda Riley £7.99 Due 5th April.

The Last Secret of the Deverills – Santa Montefiore £7.99 Due 5th April.

The Silent Companions – Laura Purcell £7.99 A gothic chiller. Due 5th April.

The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society – Annie Burrows New edition to coincide with the film adaption. Due 5th April.

The Mitford Murders – Jessica Fellowes £7.99 Due 5th April.

A Distant View of Everything: An Isabel Dalhousie Novel – Alexander McCall Smith £8.99 Due 5th April.

House of Names – Colm Toibin £8.99 Due 5th April.

I'd Die for You...and other Lost Stories – F Scott Fitzgerald £9.99 Due 10th April.

Tell Tale – Jeffrey Archer £7.99 Short stories. Due 19th April.

Fools and Mortals – Bernard Cornwell £8.99 Due 19th April.

Red Sky at Noon – Simon Sebag Montefiore £8.99 Due 19th April.

Agatha Raisin and the Witches' Tree – M C Beaton £8.99 Due 24th April.

Into the Water – Paula Hawkins £7.99 Due 17th May.


Rosie: Scenes from a Vanished Life – Rose Tremain £14.99 Due 12th April.

Miracles Do Happen – Felix and Fela Rosenbloom £12.99 A Holocaust survivors' memoir. Due 12th April.

Lady M: The Life and Loves of Elizabeth Lamb 1751-1818 – Colin Brown £20.00 Due 15th April.

Dickens' Artistic Daughter Katey: Her Life, Loves and Impact – Lucinda Hawksley £14.99 Due 30th April.


The English Public School: A Personal and Irreverent History – Martin Stephen £16.99

The author was High Master of St Paul's School and before that of Manchester Grammar School. Due 5th April.

How to Behave Badly in Renaissance Britain – Ruth Goodman £20.00 Due 5th April.

France: A History from Gaul to de Gaulle – John Julius Norwich £25.00 Due 5th April.

Daughters of the Winter Queen: Four Remarkable Sisters and the Enduring Legacy of Mary, Queen of Scots – Nancy Goldstone £20.00 Due 5th April.

Medieval Bodies: Life, Death and Art in the Middle Ages – Jack Hartnell £25.00 Due 5th April.

The Long '68: Radical Protest and its Enemies – Richard Vinen £20.00 Due 5th April.

A Little History of Archaeology – Brian Fagan £14.99 Due 10th April.

A Treasury of British Folklore: Maypoles, Mandrakes and Mistletoe – Dee Dee Chainey £12.99 Due 14th April.

Julius Caesar: A Life – Patricia Southern £20.00 Due 15th April.

Creators, Conquerors and Citizens: A History of Ancient Greece – Robin Waterfield £25.00 Due 19th April.

The Imperial Tea Party: Family, Politics and Betrayal – The Ill-Fated British and Russian Royal Alliance – Frances Welch £12.99 Due 24th April.


SOE Hero: Bob Maloubier and the French Resistance – Robert Maloubier, trans Tania Szabo £20.00 Due 2nd April.

A Spy Named Orphan: The Enigma of Donald Maclean – Roland Philipps £20.00 Due 26th April.


Fascism: A Warning – Madeleine Albright £16.99 Due 5th (19th?) April.

People Like Us: Margaret Thatcher and Me – Caroline Slocock £20.00 The author worked at 10 Downing Street during the last 18 months of Thatcher's premiership. Due 19th April.

West Winging It: My Unforgettable Time in the White House – Pat Cunnane The author was President Obama's Senior Writer and Deputy Director of Messaging at the White House. Due 19th April.


Modernists and Mavericks: Bacon, Freud, Hockney and the London Painters 1945-70 – Martin Gayford £24.95 Due 19th April.


The Poem: Lyric, Sign, Metre – Don Paterson £20.00 The art of poetry, how a poem works. Due 15th May.


The Physics of Everyday Things: The Extraordinary Science behind an Ordinary Day – James Kakalios £12.99 Due 5th April.

What it's like to be a Dog: and Other Adventures in Animal Neuroscience – Gregory Berns £18.99 Due 12th April.

All That Remains: A Life in Death – Sue Black £16.99 The author is Professor of Anatomy and Forensic Anthropology. Due 19th April.

The Order of Time – Carlo Rovelli £12.99 From the author of Seven Brief Lessons on Physics. Due 26th April.


Wreaths: Fresh, Foraged and Dried Floral Arrangements – Terri Chandler £14.99 Due 5th April.

Gardening Notes from a Late Bloomer – Clare Hastings £12.99 The author is the daughter of Anne Scott-James. Due 5th April.

Skymeadow: Notes from an English Gardener – Charlie Hart £18.99 A gardening memoir which celebrates the healing effects of nature on mental health and grief. Due

A Landscape Legacy – John Brookes £40.00 The landscape designer's memoir. Due 26th April.


Last Night of the Proms: An Official Miscellany £9.99 Due 19th April.

BBC Proms 2018: Festival Guide £7.00 Due 19th April.


Artist and Lover: The Photographs of Joan Leigh Fermor – ed Olivia Stewart and Ian Collins £25.00 Due 23rd April.


Chasing the Ghost: My Search for all the Wild Flowers of Britain – Peter Marren £16.99

Hidden Histories: A Spotter's Guide to the British Landscape – Mary-Ann Ochota £16.99 Due 5th April.

Our Place: Can We Save Britain's Wildlife Before It Is Too Late? - Mark Cocker £18.99 Due 5th April.

The Sea: A Celebration of Shorelines, Beaches and Oceans – Isobel Carlson £10.99 Due 12th April.


Stable Lass: Riding Out and Mucking In: Tales from a Yorkshire Racing Yard – Gemma Hogg £14.99 Due 5th April.


Playfair Cricket Annual 2018 – ed Ian Marshall £9.99 Due 5th April.

Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 2018 – ed Lawrence Booth £55.00 Due 12th April.

Arlott, Swanton and the Soul of English Cricket – Stephen Fay and David Kynaston £20.00 Due 19th April.

Custom Rides: The Coolest Motorcycle Builds around the World – Rob Davies £20.00 Due 1st May.


A Table in Venice: Recipes from my Home – Skye McAlpine £26.00 Due 28th March.

Goat: Cooking and Eating – James Whetlor £20.00 Due 5th April.

Gennaro's Fast Cook Italian: From Fridge to Fork in 40 Minutes or Less – Gennaro Contaldo £20.00 Due 5th April.

Roots: Recipes Celebrating Nature, Seasons and the Land - Tommy Banks £25.00 Due 5th April.

Britain's Best Cook: Great Home Cooking Recipes from the BBC series £25.00 Due 19th April.


For the Love of Books: A Celebration of the Written Word – Graham Tarrant £9.99 Due 12th April.

How to Survive being a: Cat Owner/Dog Owner – Clive Whichelow £6.99 each Due 12th April.


Whatever Happened to Margo? - Margaret Durrell £9.99 Reissued memoir from Gerald's sister.

The Templars: The Rise and Fall of God's Holy Warriors – Dan Jones £9.99 Due 5th April.

A Forger's Tale: Confessions of the Bolton Forger – Shaun Greenhalgh £8.99 Due 5th April.

Six Minutes in May; How Churchill Unexpectedly became Prime Minister – Nicholas Shakespeare £9.99 Due 5th April.

Bee Quest – Dave Goulson £9.99 Due 5th April.

This is Going to Hurt: Secret Diaries of a Junior Doctor – Adam Kay £8.99 Due 19th April.

A Life in the Day: A Memoir of the Sixties, Writing, the Beatles and my Beloved Wife – Hunter Davies £8.99 Due 19th April.

English: A Story of Marmite, Queuing and Weather – Ben Fogle £8.99 Due 19th April.



Storm Wake – Lucy Christopher £7.99 Inspired by Shakespeare's The Tempest, this tells of a girl's isolated life with her father on a remote island in a sunken world. Due 5th April.



Lady Mary – Lucy Worsley £6.99 The divorce of Henry VIII and Catherine of Aragon seen through the eyes of their daughter. Due 5th April.

The Book Case: An Emily Lime Mystery – Dave Shelton £10.99 Crime solving at an exclusive girls' boarding school. Due 5th April.

The Infinite Lives of Maisie Day – Christopher Edge £6.99 A science-charged story about understanding the laws of the universe. Due 5th April.

Twelve Nights – Andrew Zurcher £12.99 A magical fantasy adventure. Due 5th April.

The Buried Crown – Ally Sherrick £6.99 This sounds exciting: with Britain on the brink of invasion, George is sent to the countryside, only to find an ancient burial ground hiding treasure Hitler is desperate to acquire. Due 5th April.


The Bolds in Trouble – Julian Clary £12.99 Due 5th April.

The Chocolate Factory Ghost – David O'Connell £5.99 Archie is on a mission to save his newly-inherited sweets company from ruin, with puzzles and mysteries to solve along the way. Due 5th April.

To the Edge of the World – Julia Green £6.99 Sailing to islands at the edge of the world requires courage, friendship – and survival. Due 5th April.

Paddington's Finest Hour – Michael Bond £6.99 Now in paperback. Due 5th April.


My First Book of Nature – Camilla de la Bedoyere £12.99 Due 19th April.

Picture Story Books

Goat's Coat – Tom Percival and Christine Pym £6.99 Due 5th April.

Sleep Tight Very Hungry Caterpillar – Eric Carle £7.99 Due 5th April.

That's Not my Zebra's Colours – Fiona Watt £6.99 Board book. Due 5th April.

My First Mog 123 – Judith Kerr £6.99 Due 5th April.