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Books | December Issue


Buy the books reviewed from the Winter 2018 supplement via Wordery by clicking on the title. Please note that Wordery prices will fluctuate but below prices are correct at time of magazine going to print.

Buy the books reviewed from the Winter 2018 supplement via Wordery by clicking on the title. Please note that Wordery prices will fluctuate but below prices are correct at time of magazine going to print.

The Restless Kings: Henry II, his sons and the wars for the Plantagnet Crown by Nick Barratt £14.16

King of the North Wind: The Life of Henry II in five acts by Claudia Gold £16.13

Invisible Agents: Women and Espionage in Seventeenth Century Britain by Nadine Kafferman £12.77

Orphans: A History by Jeremy Seabrook £15.58

Living with the Gods by Neil MacGregor £17.35

Erebus: The Story of a Ship by Michael Palin £13.65

Endeavour: The Ship and the attitude that changed the world by Peter Moore £13.3

Rome: Eternal City by Ferdinand Addis £20.83

Lords of the Desert: Britain's struggle with America to dominate the Middle East by James Barr £12.48

Agent Jack: The true story of MI5's secret Nazi hunter by Robert Hutton £13.99

The Spy and the Traitor: The Greatest espionage story of the Cold War £14.96

Roller-Coaster: Europe 1950-2017 by Ian Kershaw £19.91

Carrington: An Honourable Man by Christopher Lee £17.29

Where shall we run to? A Memoir by Alan Garner £11.10

The Only Girl: My Life and Times on the Masthead of Rolling Stone by Robin Green £13.92

The Common Freedom of the People: John Lilburne and the English Revolution by Michael Braddick £14.99

Gloucester Crescent: Me, My Dad and Other Grown Ups by William Miller £10.36

Autumn in Venice: Ernest Hemingway and his Last Muse by Andrea di Robilant £13.61

Small Fry: A Memoir by Lisa Brennan-Jobs £12.11

Killing it: Learning the Art of Butchery By Camas Davis £12.79

The Prison Letters of Nelson Mandela edited by Sahm Venter £16.79

In My Mind's Eye: A Thought Diary by Jan Morris £10.76

The Letters of Sylvia Plath, Vol II: 1956-1963 edited by Peter Steinberg and Karen V Kukil £22.76

Moneyland: Why thieves and Crooks now rule the world and how to take it back by Oliver Bullough £12.74

Breaking News: The Remaking of Journalism and why it matters by Alan Rusbridger £13.91

Why We Get the Wrong Politicians by Isabel Harman £12.54

Rise: Life Lessons in Speaking Out, Standing Tall and Leading the Way by Gina Miller £13.25

The Coddling of the American Mind by Greg Lukianoff and Jonathan Haidt £15.97

Liquid: The Delightful and Dangerous Substances that Flow through our lives by Mark Miodownik £13.28

She Has Her Mother's Laugh: The Powers, Perversions and Potential of Heredity by Carl Zimmer £16.27

Dopesick: Doctors, Dealers and the Drug Company that addicted America by Beth Macy £13.29

The Stopping Places: A Journey through Gypsy Britain by Damian Le Bas £10.03

What's your type? The Strange History of Myers-Briggs and the Birth of Personality Testing by Merve Emre £13.64

Milk! A 10,000-year Food Fracas by Mark Kurlansky £12.36

The Warm South: How the Mediterranean Shaped the British Imagination by Robert Holland £16.74

The Skylark's War by Hilary McKay £8.51

Winter in Wartime by Jan Terlouw £8.79

First Prize for the Worst Witch by Judith Murphy £7.83

Death in the Spotlight by Robin Stevens £5.87

The Train to Impossible Places £8.94

Joy by Corrinne Averiss £7.26

Snow in the Garden: A First Book of Christmas by Shirley Hughes £7.05

Emily Brown and Father Christmas by Cressida Cowell £11.54

Old Toffer's Book of Consequential Dogs by TS Eliot £9.86

Poetry for Change by Chie Hosaka £5.42

I am the Seed that Grew the Tree £17.13

Maps of the United Kingdom £12.74

All About Families £6.68

Normal People by Sally Rooney £10.48

Aftershocks by A N Wilson £13.02

The End by Karl Ove Knausgaard £17.21

Clock Dance by Anne Tyler £11.81

Love is Blind by William Boyd £12.84

Paris Echo by Sebastian Faulks £12.29


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