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By Mead, Rebecca, author
Hardback. English.
Published London: Granta, 2014
Rebecca Mead was a young woman in an English coastal town when she first read George Eliot's 'Middlemarch', regarded by many as the greatest English novel...

By Royston, Angela
Hardback. English.
Published London: Wayland, 2009
The aim of this series is to encourage children to lead healthy lives by adopting good habits that will make them feel great

By Wolfreys, Julian, 1958-
Paperback. English.
Published Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2007
"Dickens to Hardy, 1837-1884" charts the transitions of particular Victorian literary and cultural concerns across nearly fifty years of the Nineteenth...

By Souhami, Diana, author
Hardback. English.
Published London: Quercus, 2014
Gambling at the roulette tables of the Kursaal, Gwendolen Harleth glances up to meet Daniel Deronda's arresting stare. Striking, selfish and wilful, she...

By Smith, Will, author
Hardback. English.
Published London: Fourth Estate, 2015
Jersey, 1987: the storm clouds are gathering over Colin Bygate. Sitting on a headland stewing over the discovery that his wife used to date Rob de la...

By Glencross, Tim, author
Hardback. English.
Published London: John Murray, 2014
It is 2008, late capitalism is in crisis, and the great and the good are gathered at an Islington house party. Hosting proceedings are waspish Sherard...

By Mantel, Hilary, 1952-
Hardback. English.
Published London: Fourth Estate, 2009
England, the 1520s. Henry VIII is on the throne, but has no heir. Cardinal Wolsey is his chief advisor, charged with securing the divorce the pope refuses...

By Luzzi, Joseph, author
Hardback. English.
Published London: William Collins, 2015
When you lose your whole world in a moment, where do you turn? Joseph Luzzi found the answer in Dante's opening of The Divine Comedy: 'In the middle of...

By Fraser, Antonia, 1932- author
Hardback. English.
Published London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2013
'Perilous Question' evokes a key period of pre-Victorian political and social history - the passing of the Great Reform Bill of 1832. For our inconclusive...
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