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Black Macho and the Myth of the Superwoman

Paperback, 26/05/2015, £11.99
"First published by The Dial Press 1978"--Title page verso.

Trust Me

Paperback, 31/01/2013, £7.99
Seventeen-year-old Jayna wishes she could spend every second of the day with Andrew. He's her first love, and he understands her like nobody else can. Jayna just wishes Andrew's prejudiced family could accept her - but when they're alone together, it hardly seems to matter. But something strange has happened to Andrew. He looks ...different.

Philip Allan Literature Guide (for GCSE): The Woman in Black

Paperback, 27/08/2010, £8.99
For study or revision, these guides are the perfect accompaniment to the set text, providing invaluable background and exam advice.

Black Mamba Boy

Paperback, 05/08/2010, £8.99
Named as one of the GRANTA BEST OF YOUNG BRITISH NOVELISTS 2013. Longlisted for the Orange Prize and winner of the Betty Trask Award. For fans of Half of a Yellow Sun, a stunning novel set in 1930s Somalia spanning a decade of war and upheaval, all seen through the eyes of a small boy alone in the world.

Political Geography

Paperback, 06/10/2005, £32.99
A stimulating and concise introduction to the key themes of the subdiscipline, which moves beyond the study of the state to encompass the spatial consequences of power at all levels.

Cloud Busting

Paperback, 01/09/2005, £6.99
Despite his Mum's insistence, Sam doesn't want to be friends with Davey, he thinks Davey's a first class, grade A, top of the dung heap moron. Sam is still embarrassed to be seen with Davey, but little by little he has to admit, when it's just the two of them, Davey is a lot of fun.

Noble Conflict

Paperback, 02/01/2014, £7.99
Years after a violent war destroyed much of the world, Kaspar has grown up in a society based on peace and harmony. But beyond the city walls, a vicious band of rebels are plotting to tear this peace apart. It is up to the Guardians - an elite peacekeeping force - to protect the city, without ever resorting to the brutal methods of their enemy.

Black Monastery

Paperback, 01/05/2010, £7.99
When Nikos, a detective in the final years of his career, is persuaded back to his home town he is faced with the gory murder of a young boy near the old monastery. Echoing two murders committed 33 years previously in the exact same spot, and a mass cult suicide, it brings back a part of the island's history that it has tried hard to forget.

Imagery of Lynching: Black Men, White Women, and the Mob

Paperback, 31/10/2004, £36.95
Analysing over one hundred representations of lynching, Dora Apel shows how the visual documentation of such crimes can be a central vehicle for the construction and reinforcement of racial hierarchies. Lynching was often orchestrated explicitly for the camera, and photographs were used to construct ideologies of "whiteness" and "blackness.