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A police raid on a notorious Edinburgh brothel looks set to end the career of a promising local politician Gregor Jack. But when his wife disappears, DI Rebus suspects the MP is more than just unlucky. As friends rally round - not all of them squeaky clean themselves - it begins to look like someone is out to destroy Jack. But the question which haunts Rebus most is why...? Product Information:• ISBN: 9780752883564• Author: Ian Rankin• Publisher: Orion Books• Format: Paperback• Pages: 280• Dimensions: 19.7 x 12.8 x 1.8cm

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Dacre's War is a story of personal and political vengeance... Ten years after the battle of Flodden, Adam Crozier, head of his clan and of an increasingly powerful alliance of Borderers, learns for sure that it was Lord Thomas Dacre - now the most powerful man in the north of England - who ordered his father's murder. He determines to take his revenge. As a fighting man, Crozier would like nothing better than to bring Dacre down face to face but his wife Louise advises him that he must use more subtle methods. So he sets out to engineer Dacre's downfall by turning the machinery of the English court against him. A vivid and fast-moving tale of political intrigue and heartache, Dacre's War is a fascinating portrait of the historical Scottish and English borderlands, a place were there is never any chance of peace. Product Information: • ISBN: 9781846973413 • Author: Rosemary Goring • Publisher: Polygon • Format: Paperback • Pages: 384 • Dimensions: 19.9 x 13 x 3.5cm

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For 183 years, the Isle of Man Steam Packet Co. has been the lifeline to the island, providing passenger and freight services for the island. Almost into the twentieth century, the ships were primarily paddle steamers but screw steamers took over then. In 1962, the first ro-ro ferries arrived and by the late 1990s catamarans were being used, offering a huge increase in speed. The ships saw service during both wars and IOMSP vessels carried about one in fourteen of all the soldiers rescued at Dunkirk. After numerous changes of owners, the IOMSP is now owned by Portuguese investment banks but continues to dominate the Irish Sea routes to the Isle of Man, despite the competition from air transport. Product Information:• ISBN: 9781445614281• Author: Ian Collard• Publisher: Amberley Books• Format: Paperback• Pages: 96• Dimensions: 23.5 x 16.5 x 1cm

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Bounded by the River Dee in the west and by the River Mersey in the east, the Wirral peninsula is a remarkable place. The Wirral Through Time is a rare insight into the amazingly diverse history of this part of the country, a mishmash of both ancient and modern artefacts and locations that are often overlooked by the casual observer. Reproduced in full colour, this is an exciting examination of the Wirral, its towns and villages, and what they meant to its residents throughout the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Product Information:• ISBN: 9781445661568• Author: Daniel K. Longman• Publisher: Amberley Books• Format: Paperback• Pages: 93• Dimensions: 23.5 x 16.5 x 1cm

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The much-visited city of Winchester will be well known for King Alfred’s statue, the Great Hall and Jane Austen’s final resting place. However, woven into its long and remarkable history are hidden gems of little-known stories, from the bishop who had a vision of King Arthur on one Winchester hill, to the sorry fate of an Anglo-Saxon earl who lost his head on another; from an empress fighting for the Crown, to the eventful life of one medieval Jewish family; from the horrors of the Black Death, to the opulence of a Tudor royal wedding. Centuries of commerce and culture, religion and war have shaped the city. Product Information:• ISBN: 9781445671857• Author: Anne-Louise Barton { Elizabeth Hill-Golding• Publisher: Amberley Books• Format: Paperback• Pages: 95• Dimensions: 23.5 x 16.5 x 1cm

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The city of Oxford has a long and prosperous history. First mentioned by name in 912 as one of the 'burghs' or fortified places that King Alfred and his descendants had constructed to protect Wessex from the Vikings, Oxford has played a significant part in many of the great historical events that have shaped the country. In the twelfth century the University of Oxford began to take shape, establishing the city as a centre of learning, which remains today. Join the author on a nostalgic trip around historic Oxford, showcasing some of the finest buildings and streets in this quintessentially English university city. Arranged geographically, starting in Carfax, the reader journeys through the streets of Oxford to the rivers Cherwell and Thames. City of Oxford Through Time is sure to reawaken nostalgic memories for many. Product Information:• ISBN: 9781445609980• Author: Stanley C. Jenkins• Publisher: Amberley Books• Format: Paperback• Pages: 96• Dimensions: 23.5 x 16.5 x 1cm

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Delve into all the most mysterious and enormous range of paranormal phenomena with Dr Peter McCue as he examines the theory that certain areas seem to be hot-spots for such occurrences... From the A75 and B721 roads in southern Scotland to the Blue Bell Hill area in Kent, explore the sightings of apparitional vehicles, encounters with 'colliding apparitions', 'phantom hitch-hikers' and much, much more. Decide how much you believe in this debate of evidence and theories in a citical but open-minded way - as a welcome addition to the genre. Product Information:• ISBN: 9780750984386• Author: Peter A McCue• Publisher: The History Press• Format: Paperback• Pages: 176• Dimensions: 23 x 16 x 1.5cm

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An ancient Irish mystery. A ritualistic modern-day killer. Ireland's first female detective Katie Maguire must find the connection.   One wet, windswept November morning, a field on Meagher's farm gives up the dismembered bones of eleven women... Their skeletons bear the marks of a meticulous butcher. The bodies date back to 1915. All were likely skinned alive.   But then a young woman goes missing, and her remains, the bones carefully stripped and arranged in an arcane pattern, are discovered on the same farm. With the crimes of the past echoing in the present, D.S. Katie Maguire must solve a decades-old murder steeped in ancient legend...before this terrifying killer strikes again. Product Information: • ISBN: 9781781852163 • Author: Graham Masterton • Publisher: Head of Zeus • Format: Paperback • Pages: 384 • Dimensions: 19.8 x 12.8 x 2.8cm

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From Tudor oyster peddlers and Victorian pie and mash shops, to supper clubs and pop-up food markets, Britain's capital is, and always has been, a tantalising draw for those who live to eat. Leah Hyslop's love letter to London is a joyful celebration of its food culture, featuring wonderful recipes inspired by and invented in the city. Including Chelsea buns, smoked eel toasties, Brick Lane curry, East End bagels and Paddington's bread and butter pudding! Food and drink are as woven with London's history as the Thames, and so Leah weaves in a raft of evocative and entertaining stories drawn from the past and present, provides beautiful food maps. As well as invaluable guides to the best bakeries, unmissable pubs, quirky historic restaurants and more. Product Information:• ISBN: 9781472949059• Author: Leah Hyslop• Publisher: Absolute Press• Format: Hardback• Pages: 302• Dimensions: 25.2 x 19.5 x 3cm

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Taking you on an extraordinary journey throughout Wales, this book reveals some extraordinary hidden secrets around adventure, legends and places of origin that shapes the unique history of Wales. From stories on the Turlough Lake to the Tsunami of the 1600s, the ancient mines of Great Orme and even Tom Jones' phone box, this book covers it all. This array of facts and stories presents both surprising and interesting knowledge into what makes Wales such a remarkable country! Product Information:• ISBN: 9781910821329• Author: Alison Jenkins • Publisher: Rydon Publishing• Format: Hardback• Pages: 144• Dimensions: 17.9 x 1.5 x 13.7 cm

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Explore everything you need to know about Cardiff in this fantastic A-Z. From its birth as a settlement at the lowest crossing point of the River Taff, via periods a Roman garrison, Anglo-Norman fortress, feudal lordship, booming coal port and post-industrial invalid, through to today’s confident capital of a fledgling Welsh democracy, Cardiff has accrued layer upon layer of fascinating history. In this fully illustrated A-Z tour, author Dic Mortimer uncovers the intriguing, the surprising, the neglected and the quirky hidden just below the surface of the city’s highways and byways. Product Information:• ISBN: 9781445656601• Author: Dic Mortimer• Publisher: Amberley Books• Format: Paperback• Pages: 96• Dimensions: 23.5 x 16.5 x 1cm

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From its earliest days during the Roman occupation when it was known as Venta Belgarum, to its current status as an important seat of learning and county town of Hampshire, Winchester has a proud and distinctive identity. It also boasts regal connections right up until the reign of Charles II and a 900-year-plus military presence from William I until the 1980s. This extraordinary history is embodied in the rich architecture that has shaped this beautifully preserved city, famed for its Gothic cathedral. Product Information:• ISBN: 9781445671758• Author: Garth Groombridge { Kirsty Kinnaird• Publisher: Amberley Books• Format: Paperback• Pages: 96• Dimensions: 23.5 x 16.5 x 1cm

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A Mersey ferry was recorded in the Domesday Book, and for around a thousand years, they have plied between Birkenhead and Wallasey on the Wirral and Liverpool. The sail and man-powered craft gave way to steam ferries in 1815. In this book, Ian Collard tells the story of the Mersey ferries, concentrating on the steam and diesel powered eras from 1815 to the present day and including such famous ferries as Iris and Daffodil, which were involved in the Zeebrugge Raid of 1918. The Mersey ferries have been immortalized in song, and even today, with the various tunnels under the Mersey, the three survivors of today, Snowdrop, Royal Iris of the Mersey and Royal Daffodil, are still being used by locals and tourists alike. Using around 160 old and new images, he tells the story of the Ferries across the Mersey, showing a river that was once teeming with ships but is now much quieter. Product Information:• ISBN: 9781445613338• Author: Ian Collard• Publisher: Amberley Books• Format: Paperback• Pages: 96• Dimensions: 23.5 x 16.5 x 1cm

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Please note - This book is written in Welsh. It's Rabbit's birthday, and everyone has come to sing 'Happy Birthday' and make her day extra special. Turn the pages and sing along with the animal friends to discover all the exciting birthday surprises waiting inside. Personalize this book with the birthday boy or girl's name! Product Information:• ISBN: 9781849670449• Author: Bethan Mair { Susie Linn• Publisher: Rily• Format: Paperback• Pages: 25• Dimensions: 25.5 x 25.5cm

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This lovingly compiled book is a photographic celebration of Hampshire's greatest club, drawing on the thousands of outstanding pictures contained within the Daily Mirror's huge archive. All the club's legendary figures, from Wayman to Bates, Paine, McMenemy, Ball, Channon, Keegan, Shearer and Le Tissier are of course featured, but this is much more than a visual record of famous names and great games. It provides a unique, behind-the-scenes insight into the day-to-day atmosphere of a great club down the years. The nooks and crannies of the old intimate Dell and, more recently, their impressive St Mary's home, the players, the fans and the off-beat quirks and curiosities that help make Saints such a special club. Wonderfully nostalgic and hugely evocative, a must for all Southampton fans. Product Information:• ISBN: 9780857331816• Author: David James• Publisher: Haynes• Format: Hardback• Pages: 208• Dimensions: 26 x 26 x 2cm

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Please note - This book is written in Welsh. When Missis and Pongo's Dalmatian puppies are stolen, they know who to suspect... the evil Cruella de Vil! She's enough to scare the spots off a pup and would love nothing more than to turn them into a spotty fur coat! With the help of some fearless furry friends, the parents set off on a brave rescue attempt. But will they succeed? A Welsh adaptation of a popular story by Elin Meek. Product Information:• ISBN: 9781849673846• Author: Dodie Smith• Publisher: Rily• Format: Paperback• Pages: 32• Dimensions: 27.5 x 24.5 x 1cm

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Please note - This book is written in Welsh. Once upon a time, there was a lonely old man called Geppetto. He wished that he had a son to love and keep him company, so he carved himself a puppet that looked just like a little boy and called it Pinocchio. Join Pinocchio on his adventures in this retelling of Carlo Collodi's classic tale. A Welsh adaptation by Eleri Huws for Early Years and Foundation Phase children. Product Information:• ISBN: 9781849673839• Author: Carlo Collodi• Publisher: Rily• Format: Paperback• Dimensions: 25.5 x 25.5cm

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Please note - This book is written in Welsh.Grown-ups surely have all the fun as they must eat sweets every day, climb the biggest trees and watch cartoons till their eyes go square. But do they really... Inspired by Tim Minchin's hit song When I Grow Up from Matilda - The Musical, the book takes a humorous yet moving look at adult life from a child's perspective. Product Information:• ISBN: 9781849670562• Author: Tim Minchin• Publisher: Rily• Format: Paperback• Pages: 32• Dimensions: 26 x 26 x 1cm

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Princess Evie and Sparkles, the kitten, help their friend Fizz find the ingredients for four magic cupcakes. Will they be able to find them before the baking competition? Find out in this beautiful adventure and then play with the free pop-up pony. Product Information:• ISBN: 9781849673044• Author: Sarah Kilbride• Publisher: Rily• Format: Paperback• Pages: 32• Dimensions: 24 x 24 x 1cm

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Please note - This book is written in Welsh. Princess Evie and Sparkles, the kitten, help their friend Princess Bella create a beautiful wedding for her sister, with Confetti pulling the wedding carriage. Will they be able to find Bella's pet dragon in time to create amazing fireworks for the end of the celebration? Find out in this beautiful adventure and then play with the free pop-up pony. Product Information:• ISBN: 9781849673051• Author: Sarah Kilbride• Publisher: Rily• Format: Paperback• Dimensions: 24 x 24cm

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