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Times Killer Su Doku Book 9: 150 lethal Su Doku puzzles

Paperback, 28/03/2013, £6.99
The latest volume in the hugely popular Killer Su Doku series from the puzzles suppliers to the Times, featuring the highest-quality puzzles with an extra element of arithmetic.

Times Fiendish Su Doku Book 10: 200 challenging Su Doku puzzles

Paperback, 12/01/2017, £6.99
The latest title in The Times Fiendish Su Doku series - previously unpublished quality Su Doku puzzles from the puzzle providers to the Times.

Times Cryptic Crossword Book 21: 100 world-famous crossword puzzles

Paperback, 01/05/2017, £6.99
The Times Cryptic Crossword is the most famous in the world. Test your word power with this classic collection of 100 cryptic puzzles compiled by the former Editor of The Times Crossword.

365 Chess Master Lessons

Paperback, 13/07/2017, £16.99
Think like a chess grandmaster . . . in just a year! Andrew Soltis has selected 365 short games to analyze, step by step, and arranged them as daily lessons for players who can't devote hours to study. Each one features test-yourself quizzes and diagrams for visual learners, while challenging tactics appear several times so you can learn how to use them to full advantage.

Compact Oxford Dictionary and Thesaurus 3ed

Hardback, 14/05/2009, £16.99
This brand-new edition of the Compact Oxford Dictionary & Thesaurus is a great reference tool, combining a dictionary and thesaurus integrated into one volume, making it ideal for all your language needs.

Pocket Oxford English Dictionary 11ed

Hardback, 09/05/2013, £10.99
"Based on the New Oxford dictionary of English"--Preface.


Paperback, 02/11/2017, £8.99

Penguin Book of Puzzles

Paperback, 02/11/2017, £16.99

Secrets of the Setters

Paperback, 10/05/2007, £8.99
Explains how all the different types of cryptic clue work and shows how to spot the tricks of the compiler's trade. This book also includes practice puzzles and handy lists of words and abbreviations that setters commonly use as their cryptic building blocks.

News Quiz: The Best of 2017: The topical BBC Radio 4 comedy panel show

02/11/2017, £13.25
Four of the funniest recent episodes from the topical comedy show, presented by Miles Jupp2017 marked the 40th anniversary of The News Quiz, `the finest topical comedy panel game known to radio' and a guaranteed provider of headlines, punchlines and sparkling satirical wit.

Penguin Book of Facts

7, 05/08/2004, £9.99
This is the ultimate one-stop resource. Easy to use with the latest facts, figures and statistics on every conceivable subject - from science and technology to sport and culture, and religion and mythology.

Penguin Pocket Book of Facts, The

7, 25/08/2005, £3.99
Part of Penguin's major new series of reference titles ranging from Spanish and French dictionaries to books on spelling and babies' names.

Penguin Pocket Dictionary of Quotations, The

7, 25/08/2005, £3.99
Part of Penguin's major new series of reference titles ranging from Spanish and French dictionaries to books on spelling and babies' names.

Hoyles Card Games

Paperback, 22/03/1979, £23.99

Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

Hardback, 12/08/2004, £19.99
With over 85,000 words to choose from, the 'Oxford Rhyming Dictionary' is quick and easy to use with a comprehensive index, with words in order by sound rather than alphabetically, according to how they are spoken rather than how they are spelt. You can find a gluey Drambuie, pastrami with tsunami, or a Salt Lake City subcommittee.

New Oxford Spelling Dictionary

Hardback, 22/09/2005, £12.99
Designed to offer both a reference for spelling and also a guide to recommended word breaks for line endings in printed text, whether on paper or in electronic form. This book gives guidance on spelling and form, including capitalization, hyphenation of compounds, UK and US spelling, and irregular inflections. It is useful for writers and editors.

Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable

Hardback, 22/09/2005, £20.00
Who? What? Where? Why? Enquire within for a wealth of fascinating and authoritative information about the stories behind words, names, and sayings.

Concise Oxford English Dictionary CD-ROM

29/07/2004, £21.28
Providing a description of the English language, this electronic version gives the user access to over 240,000 words, phrases, and definitions. This CD-ROM offers useful appendices, a Guide to Good English, and interactive word games, with spoken pronunciations for thousands of words. It also includes a Word Histories feature.

Pocket Oxford English Dictionary

Hardback, 07/04/2005, £9.99
This is a new and fully revised edition of the world's best-selling, most practical pocket English dictionary, with a new, open text design to make it even more user friendly. This title replaces ISBN 0-19-860571-4.

Concise Oxford English Dictionary

7, 10/07/2008, £25.00
This revised edition of the world-famous Concise Oxford English Dictionary presents the most accurate picture of English today. It has been updated with hundreds of new words, and contains a brand-new browsable centre section featuring fascinating vocabulary as well as an 'English Uncovered' supplement.

Super mini book of facts

Paperback, 19/09/2005, £5.99
Featuring more than 90,000 facts from 240 fields of interest, this pocket-sized guide to important general knowledge covers everything from national holidays to Nobel Prize winners and includes biographies for more than 1,400 prominant people. Original.

Vitamin Q £9.99

7, 18/10/2004, £4.99

Chambers Dictionary 11ed

Paperback, 22/08/2008, £35.00

21st Century Dictionary

Hardback, 02/06/1999, £20.00
A clear, modern and easy-to-use dictionary

How To Do the Times Crossword

Paperback, 02/04/2001, £5.99
A guide to understanding "The Times" crossword, this book provides advice on how to tackle the crossword and how to read the clues so that you can find the solution. The meaning behind cryptic clues is deconstructed and examples of other clues and structures are provided.

Collins Essential English Dictionary in Colour

Hardback, 06/05/2008, £12.99
With colour entry words, Collins Essential English Dictionary is the perfect language tool for every situation. The helpful usage notes, and practical supplement created in partnership with Microsoft Office(t), makes this hardback dictionary ideal for office use.

Collins Compact Dictionary & Thesaurus in Colour

7, 30/04/2009, £9.99
The ideal quick reference for everyday use. The practical layout offers two books in one, with matching dictionary and thesaurus entries on the same page, plus many other features to help enrich your language skills.

Bletchley Park Brainteasers

Paperback, 19/10/2017, £12.99
Put your brain to the test with never-before-seen mind benders, riddles and puzzles inspired by the code breakers of Bletchley Park.

Only Connect: The Official Quiz Book

Hardback, 07/09/2017, £14.99
Covering each of the show's four rounds - Connections, Sequences, the Connecting Wall and Missing Vowels - and with introductions from presenter Victoria Coren Mitchell, here is your chance to put your own sleuthing and quizzical knowledge to the Only Connect test.

Monkman And Seagull Quiz Book

Paperback, 27/10/2017, £12.99

Private Eye Annual: 2017

Hardback, 26/10/2017, £9.99
The 2017 Private Eye Annual present's the year's best cartoons, jokes and spoofs from the UK's best selling and most successful satirical magazine. Illustrated in colour throughout with cartoons, sketches and photo-bubbles.

Oxford Hachette French Dictionary

Hardback, 10/05/2007, £35.00
This edition of the Oxford-Hachette French Dictionary is fully updated with thousands of new words, updated cultural notes, and sample utility bills, bank statements, and rent agreements, for anyone who needs help with daily life in France. It is ideal for students at advanced level and beyond, and is especially useful for the language student abroad, or the second home owner.

Dictionary of Critical Theory

Paperback, 18/01/2018, £11.99
With over 750 authoritative entries covering all areas of critical theory, this dictionary is an essential reference work for anyone needing a clear guide to theory, from feminism to globalization, from Marxism to psychoanalysis. This edition is fully revised and updated.

50 Things: Lessons for When You Feel Lost, Love Dad

Paperback, 08/03/2018, £8.99
Humane, wise and funny letters to Peter's children; a blueprint for liberal, thoughtful living in the modern world.

Solve it Like Sherlock: Test Your Powers of Reasoning Against Those of the World's Most Famous Detective

Hardback, 08/03/2018, £9.99
Pit your wits against the very best and see if you can Solve It Like Sherlock. Over twenty puzzling scenarios will drive you crazy and sharpen your logic and memory skills at the same time.

Touche: A French Woman's Take on the English

Paperback, 19/07/2007, £7.99
Why France and Britain are so different, and why they do things in opposite ways.

Oxford Picture Dictionary Second Edition: Monolingual (American English) Dictionary: Monolingual (American English) dictionary for teenage and adult students

Paperback, 06/03/2008, £25.90
4,000 words and phrases are organized thematically within 163 topics. Realistic illustrations and exercises are designed to build vocabulary and critical thinking skills. 13 bilingual editions available.

GCHQ Puzzle Book II

Paperback, 18/10/2018, £12.99

How to Survive Being a Cat Owner: Tongue-In-Cheek Advice and Cheeky Illustrations about Being a Cat Owner

Hardback, 12/04/2018, £6.99
Cats are furry, purry and loveable. They also happen to be the keepers of their own destiny - and utterly untrainable; if you're going to make it as a cat owner, you're going to need survival skills. This mischievous little book will help see you through your years as a cat owner with tongue-in-cheek advice and cheeky illustrations.

Have You Eaten Grandma?

Hardback, 04/10/2018, £9.99

Oxford English Mini Dictionary

Paperback, 09/05/2013, £4.99
An easy-to-use dictionary containing 90,000 up-to-date words, phrases, and definitions.

Oxford Mini Dictionary and Thesaurus

Paperback, 26/01/2012, £4.99
An easy-to-use integrated dictionary and thesaurus containing 40,000 up-to-date words, phrases, and definitions and 65,000 synonyms and antonyms.

Postcard from the Past

Hardback, 01/06/2017, £9.99
WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY MARK HADDON In Postcard From The Past, Tom Jackson has gathered a collection of the funniest, weirdest and most moving real messages from the backs of old postcards.

Big Questions from Little People ... Answered by Some Very Big People

Paperback, 04/05/2017, £7.99
Why is the sea salty? How far away is space? Why can't I tickle myself? Why can't we live forever? Children ask the most interesting and challenging questions. But how are we supposed to answer them? This book answers all these questions.

Visual aid 2:You can never know enough stuff

Paperback, 17/08/2009, £7.95
This follow-up to the successful "Visual Aid" delves deeper into the factual world, looking at the informative, useful, and quirky things that people have been told, may have once known, or probably should know. Illustrations throughout.

Disappearing Dictionary: A Treasury of Lost English Dialect Words

Hardback, 21/05/2015, £12.99
A beautiful gift book that collects together brilliantly quirky English dialect words, before they disappear for ever.

Card Games to Play

Paperback, 01/11/2015, £5.99
A comprehensive guide featuring the rules to 50+ card games with simple, step-by-step instructions and illustrations. Includes Whist, Rummy, Pontoon and Chase the Ace. Also defines card-playing terminology, such as the names of the suits and words like 'hand', 'deal', 'discard' and 'stock'.

Secrets of Serenity: A Treasury of Inspiration

Hardback, 08/02/1996, £3.50
"For thousands of years, mankind has searched for enlightenment and inner peace. This small book unlocks the door on the wisdom of the ages, from 12th century B.C. Egyptian writer Amenemope and the Dal"

Mixer's Manual: The Cocktail Bible for Serious Drinkers

Hardback, 06/10/2014, £9.99
A stylish manual for men who mix cocktails.

Guardian Quiptic Crosswords: 1

Paperback, 05/10/2015, £6.99
Part quick, part cryptic, this collection of 100 quiptic puzzles. It also includes an introduction that provides tips for complete beginners.


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