A humorous and very personal guide written by Bill Bailey about his favourite British birds, complete with drawings, notes and cartoons by the comedian himself. 'When herons are spooked they have a habit of vomiting as a defence. Half-d... read more

Nophoto

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This is a fully revised edition of the definitive London Atlas. Every street is named, the Congestion Charging Zone is highlighted, bus, tube and rail maps are featured, an index is given of hospitals and places of interest, postcodes are given, and theatres, cinemas and shopping are shown on a separate map.

Philip's Street Atlas of London

Discover the fascinating hidden language of 55 herbs, from the familiar to the exotic. Divided into four chapters--Healing & Hope, Love & Joy, Protection & Guidance and Ritual & Promise--this gorgeous gift book introduces the reader to 55 herbs and their lore and... read more

The Secret Language of Herbs

The authority and accuracy of a top range Times World Atlas at an affordable price. Fully updated with extra information next to each map, making this a perfect reference tool for exploring the world. The latest mapping provides an amazingly detailed vi... read more

The Times Universal Atlas of the World

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This book demystifies the writing process, empowering you to write your own novel or short story. The author explains expert technique in a clear and jargon-free way, with examples from the fifty greatest writers of our time.
 
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Read This If You Want to Be a Great Writer

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INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER"One of the most important books I've ever read--an indispensable guide to thinking clearly about the world." - Bill Gates"Hans Rosling tells the story of 'the secret silent miracle of human progress' as only he can. But Factfulness does much more... read more

Factfulness

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From sports to innovation, art to politics - meet the incredible women who got there first, in the incredible girl-o-pedia of astounding achievements!Ever heard the saying "It's a man's world"? Clearly, the speaker had never met A... read more

We Can Do Anything: 200 Incredible Women Who Changed the World

Have you ever wondered what Kant might have to say about your addiction to social media? Or whether Plato would be able to help resolve your constant arguments about what to watch on TV? Or if Hobbes w... read more

What Would Marx Do?: How the greatest political theorists would solve your everyday problems

For more than 25 years Practical Beekeeping in New Zealand has been the bible for New Zealand beekeepers.
The only comprehensive guide to keeping bees in New Zealand, it provides both amateur and professional beekeepers with deta... read more

Practical Beekeeping in New Zealand: The Definitive Guide

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A lively anthology of fiction, nonfiction and poetry, celebrating the birds of New Zealand. On the skyline a hawk languidly typing a hunting poem with its wings. - Hone Tuwhare New Zealand birds have inspired mythology, song, whimsical stories, detailed observation, humour and poe... read more

Bird Words

A thoroughly revised and updated edition of Thomas C. Foster's classic guide-a lively and entertaining introduction to literature and literary basics, including symbols, themes and contexts, that shows you how to make your everyday reading experience m... read more

How to Read Literature Like a Professor

In colour, and packed with fascinating features on language, Collins New Zealand Compact Dictionary is the ideal handy reference for people who love language. With extended word histories, surprising folk etymologies, notes on words borrowed from ot... read more

Collins New Zealand Compact Dictionary