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Tyrant and the Squire

Hardback, 29/01/2018, £12.99
Deep in the Crusades, Tom has run away from home to discover what the noble life of a knight is really like. In The Tyrant and the Squire he uses his inimitable comic imagination and originality to combine all three of these elements and create a perfect story for children and grown-ups alike.

Sonny Liston was a Friend of Mine

Paperback, 07/03/2019, £3.50
Sonny Liston gave Kid Dynamite the slightest hint of a smile and winked. In the build-up to a fight, Kid Dynamite's head swirls - with thoughts of his estranged father, his difficult relationship with his stepfather, the time he met his hero, and the sense that his own life is reaching a moment of change.

Alice Jones: The Impossible Clue

Paperback, 04/02/2016, £9.95
Maths-whizz Alice Jones has already solved a mystery or two. Persuaded by super-fan and wannabe sidekick, Sammy, to investigate a disappearing scientist, she's soon entangled in her trickiest case yet. Is whacky science really to blame for his vanishing? Or is something more sinister afoot?

American Marriage

Paperback, 07/03/2019, £8.99
The stunning and heart-breaking New York Times bestseller

Police transfer & criminal justice

Paperback, 01/11/2006, £27.99
This book contains the first major empirical study of policy transfer in the field of criminal justice and crime control. It focuses upon policy transfer from the USA to the UK, and undertakes a detailed examination of the processes of policy change in three key areas that have been widely perceived as imports from the USA.

Pugilist at Rest

7, 20/03/1995, £10.99
A collection of taut and violent stories. Whether set in the combat zones of Vietnam or the intellectual milieu of an elite New England college, they reflect an almost brutal vision of the human condition in a world without mercy or redemption.

Cold Snap

7, 03/01/1998, £8.99
A collection of stories by the author of "The Pugilist at Rest". They take readers from down-and-out in America to death and disease in Rwanda, introducing characters such as hard-luck fighters steeling themselves for battles they've already lost, and doctors who fall in love with their illnesses.

Sonny Liston Was a Friend of Mine

7, 21/02/2000, £6.99
A collection of stories which encompass the brittle dreams of a teenage boxer, Christmas in a psychiatric ward, a manic-depressive adolescent's passion for the heroine of "Tom Jones", an unemployed man's experiments with mice, and a Vietnam veteran's night-time swim across the English Channel.

Oxford Dictionary of Christian Art and Architecture 2ed

Paperback, 11/09/2014, £14.99
This dictionary is a fascinating guide to the broad range of terms used in the study of the history of Christian art and architecture, including themes, artists, and movements. The long-awaited new edition includes entries by over a dozen expert contributors, and a fully revised online bibliography, bringing it up to date for the 21st century.

Sympathy for the Devil: The Birth of the Rolling Stones and the Death of Brian Jones

Paperback, 16/07/2015, £9.99
The story of the Rolling Stones is one of the epic rock 'n' roll yarns of our time. Their music defined today's cultural landscape and their history is a source of endless fascination for music fans around the world. This book aims to disentangle the threads of the Rolling Stones story and put Brian Jones firmly in the foreground.

Blood on the Altar

Paperback, 07/02/2013, £8.99
One Sunday morning in 1993 a 16-year-old girl named Eliza Claps goes missing from a church in the centre of Potenza, Italy. Shortly before her disappearance, Elisa had met Danilo Restivo, a strange local boy with a fetish for cutting women's hair on the back of buses. This book deals with this true crime case.

Dark Heart of Italy

Paperback, 18/07/2013, £9.99
When the author first travelled to Italy, he expected to discover the pastoral bliss described by centuries of foreign visitors and famous writers. This title explores Italy's familiar delights (art, climate, cuisine), and the livelier and stranger sides of the bel paese: language, football, Catholicism, cinema, television and terrorism.