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The Moth : This Is a True Story by Catherine Burns The Moth : This Is a True Story by Catherine Burns favourite
£9.99
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With an introduction by Neil GaimanBefore television and radio, before penny paperbacks and mass literacy, people would gather on porches, on the steps outside their homes, and tell stories. The storytellers knew their craft and bewitched listeners would sit and listen long into the night as moths flitted around overhead. The Moth is a non-profit group that is trying to recapture this lost art, he…
Urban Jungle - Living And Styling With Plants (Gardners Books) Urban Jungle - Living And Styling With Plants (Gardners Books) favourite
£25.00
1 in stock
Urban Jungle: Living and Styling with Plants is a source of inspiration, ideas and a manual for all of those who want to bring more plants into their home. The book guides the reader through different "green" homes in five European countries and shows how beautiful, unique, creative and even artistic living with plants can be. More than that the reader finds endless ideas for styling from the blog…
A Dictionary of Bristle A Dictionary of Bristle
£5.95
1 in stock
Have you ever been to Bemminser? Or enjoyed a bag of scrumps after partaking of a few forns down the Volley? Find out with this third edition of "A Dictionary of Bristle".
Birthday by Cesar Aira Birthday by Cesar Aira
£8.99
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Birthday by Cesar Aira `Suddenly it hits you: you're not twenty; you're not young any more . . . and in the meantime, while you were thinking about something else, the world has changed.'Birthday begins with a fiftieth birthday. It comes and goes without fanfare, but just a few months later, an apparently banal comment that reveals a gap in the author's knowledge of the world prompts him to sit do…
Black Vodka Black Vodka
£12.00
1 in stock
Anarchy in Mexico - a comic novel about screwed-up families and politics from the author of Down the Rabbit HoleVillalobos' first novel, Down the Rabbit Hole, was shortlisted for the Guardian First Book Award 2011 and the Oxford-Weidenfeld Translation Prize 2012It's the 1980s in Lagos de Moreno - a town where there are more cows than people, and more priests than cows - and a poor family is strugg…
Book of Idle Pleasures Book of Idle Pleasures
£14.99
2 in stock
"The Book of Idle Pleasures" is a restorative gift book for the stressed out, tired and hassled. An antidote to our non-stop culture, it is a welcome compedium of timeless delights. The book lists and reflects on 75 simple pastimes and proves that the best things in life really are free: lighting fires, skimming stones, catching falling leaves, whittling, staring out of the window, dreaming, doodl…
Cabin Porn : Inspiration for Your Quiet Place Somewhere Cabin Porn : Inspiration for Your Quiet Place Somewhere
£10.99
2 in stock
'Addictive ... a charter for wistfulness' Observer'An enchanting rabbit hole of handmade houses' The New York Times'The Bible of pared back, natural living' Der Spiegel'Take a deep breath and let the inspiration sink in' GQCabin Porn began as an on-line project created by a group of friends to inspire their own home building. As they collected more photos, their site attracted thousands of submiss…
Colorless Tsukuru Tazake and His Years of Pilgramage Colorless Tsukuru Tazake and His Years of Pilgramage
£8.99
1 in stock
This is a mesmerising mystery story about friendship from the internationally bestselling author of Norwegian Wood and 1Q84. Tsukuru Tazaki had four best friends at school. By chance all of their names contained a colour. The two boys were called Akamatsu, meaning 'red pine', and Oumi, 'blue sea', while the girls' names were Shirane, 'white root', and Kurono, 'black field'. Tazaki was the only las…
Creatures of the Deep : The Pop-Up Book Creatures of the Deep : The Pop-Up Book
£22.50
1 in stock
The book Art Forms in Nature is a collection of prints, made by the scientist Ernst Haeckel, of an enormous variety of flora and fauna from the sea-including microscopic Radiolaria, starfish and jelly fish-and since Prestel published it in 1998, it has been a favourite with artists, designers, illustrators and anyone who enjoys the wondrous forms of the natural world. Now paper engineer Maike Bied…
Explore Bristol - Clifton - by Explore Walks UK Explore Bristol - Clifton - by Explore Walks UK
£7.99
1 in stock
Explore Bristol on Foot: Clifton is a walking tour that takes in Clifton's great mansions built by Bristol's wealthy eighteenth century merchants who lived there in order to escape the noise, dirt (and smells) of Bristol's then tidal harbour. This guide will lead you to many well-known features including the stunning Avon Gorge and Victorian Brunel's world-famous Clifton Suspension Bridge. You can…
Hokusai : 22 Pull-Out Posters Hokusai : 22 Pull-Out Posters
£19.99
2 in stock
During his lifetime, Hokusai was one of the most revered artists working in the ukiyo-e school of painting and printmaking. This book gathers the finest examples of Hokusai's breathtaking prints, including his iconic The Great Wave off Kanagawa, views of Mt. Fuji, landscapes, domestic scenes, and painstakingly rendered flora and fauna. An introduction by Matthi Forrer offers a brief biography of H…
House Of Plants House Of Plants
£20.00
1 in stock
HOUSE OF PLANTS is a practical and beautiful guide to how to love and care for your succulents, cacti, tropical and air plants. These indoor plants are handsome, hardy and perfect for urban living - and this book is a comprehensive companion, showing you how to nurture and enjoy these plants, as well as how to stylishly arrange them in your home. Caro Langton and Rose Ray detail how to look after…
I Am The Brother Of XX I Am The Brother Of XX
£8.99
1 in stock
A wife is suspended in a bird cage; a thirteenth-century visionary senses the foreskin of Christ on her tongue: Fleur Jaeggy's gothic imagination knows no limits. Whether telling of mystics, tormented families or famously private writers, Jaeggy's terse, telegraphic writing is always psychologically clear-eyed and deeply moving, always one step ahead, or to the side, of her readers' expectations.…
Leaf Supply : A guide to keeping happy house plants Leaf Supply : A guide to keeping happy house plants
£25.00
1 in stock
Leaf Supply : A guide to keeping happy house plants Flowers are great - everyone loves receiving them. But inevitably they're already on the way out the door (and into the trash) by the time they arrive. Plants - living, breathing, life sustaining plants - are where it's at! Authors Lauren and Sophia really want you to fall in love with indoor gardening and growing - they provide specific care ins…
Lime Tree Lime Tree
£8.99
1 in stock
Seeing double rows of elegant lime trees around the main square of his hometown of Colonel Pringles, our narrator - who could well be the author himself, although nothing is guaranteed in a book by Cesar Aira - suddenly recalls the Sunday mornings of his childhood, when his father would take him to gather the lime-flower blossoms from which he made tea. Beginning with his father, handsome and `bla…
Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders
£8.99
1 in stock
Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders WINNER OF THE MAN BOOKER PRIZE 2017A STORY OF LOVE AFTER DEATH`A masterpiece' Zadie Smith`Extraordinary' Daily Mail`Breathtaking' Observer`A tour de force' The Sunday TimesThe extraordinary first novel by the bestselling, Folio Prize-winning, National Book Award-shortlisted George Saunders, about Abraham Lincoln and the death of his eleven year old son, Will…
Living With Plants : A Guide To Indoor Gardening Living With Plants : A Guide To Indoor Gardening
£15.00
1 in stock
Living With Plants : A Guide To Indoor Gardening by Hardie Grant Books Houseplants offer the perfect solution to the urban dweller, lacking in space - indoor and outdoor. They are an easy and stylish way to transform the look and feel of your home. In Living With Plants, botanical-stylist and plant expert Sophie Lee shows you simple but inspired ways to green-up your home or workspace. Starting wi…
My Name Is Leon My Name Is Leon
£8.99
1 in stock
And trying to find a place in it all is nine-year-old Leon. He and his little brother Jake have gone to live with Maureen. They've lost one home, but have they found another?Maureen feeds and looks after them. She has wild red hair and mutters swearwords under her breath when she thinks they can't hear. She claims everything will be okay. But will they ever see their mother again? Who are the coup…
Off the Grid : Houses for Escape Off the Grid : Houses for Escape
£29.95
2 in stock
Off the Grid : Houses for Escape Recent advances in technologies and home-generated renewable energy have made building away from urban and rural infrastructures more practical and affordable than ever. This survey of the worlds most innovative off-grid homes reveals the cuttingedge architecture and technology that is enabling us to escape to some of the most extraordinary natural environments on…
Portrait of Britain 2 Portrait of Britain 2
£22.95
1 in stock
Portrait of Britain 2 by Hoxton Mini Press A wonderfully endearing and varied collection of photographs potraying the people of Britain. Made in association with the British Journal of Photography. ISBN: 9781910566541

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