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Paperback, 07/11/2013, £7.99
All too easily, we ignore or dismiss the fascinating possibilities of emptiness and non-existence. But without nothing, or rather what we've long taken to be nothing - we'd be nowhere. This title is suitable for those who are interested in science - or in the greatest mysteries of our world.

Open Veins of Latin America

Paperback, 21/05/2009, £9.99
Covers the various facets of Latin American history according to the patterns of five centuries of exploitation.

From Village School To Global Brand

Hardback, 14/06/2012, £25.00
Can education be run as a profitable business and still be driven by a humanitarian vision? SABIS[registered] shows the answer is yes. This title tells the definitive history of SABIS[registered], the organisation that is changing the world through education.

Why Are Orangutans Orange?

Paperback, 06/10/2011, £8.99
Why don't Penguins' feet freeze? Do Polar Bears get lonely? and Why can't elephants jump? (2010), this collection gives well-informed answers to a range of baffling science questions.

Bank of the Black Sheep

Paperback, 15/07/2010, £7.99
Ex-private investigator Robin Llywelyn wakes up handcuffed to a hospice bed, full of morphine and with a fading memory as the cancer closes in. Unfortunately, bad detectives leave a lot of loose ends. Prosecuted for crimes he can't remember committing, he discovers that waiting in the wilds of West Wales is a hidden fortune.

Edisto: A Novel

Paperback, 08/11/2012, £7.99
Simons Everson Manigault ('You say it "Simmons". I'm a rare one-m Simons') lives with his mother, an eccentric professor known as the Duchess, on an isolated strip of South Carolina coast. Convinced that her son can be a writer of genius, the Duchess has immersed Simons in the literary classics since birth.


Paperback, 19/11/2012, £7.99
Anna lives with her teenage daughter in a small New York apartment. Trying to meet people after her divorce, she begins attending singles nights, which is how she finds herself late at night, in a strange man's apartment. What happens next is a blank, but it's only the beginning of her nightmare.

Farmer Buckley's Exploding Trousers

Paperback, 26/05/2011, £10.99
The all-but-forgotten heroes and highlights of everyday science
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