Biography, Letters & Memoirs

HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON What Happened

The former US presidential candidate on running against Donald Trump

£20.00
BROUGH SCOTT Churchill at the Gallop

Churchill's life in horses, from childhood ponies to polo and hunting

£25.00
EVELYN WAUGH, ED. ALEXANDER WAUGH AND ALAN BELL The Complete Works of Evelyn Waugh, Vol. 30

Daily diary entries from Waugh as a schoolboy, complete with pen and ink drawings

£65.00
HENRY BLOFELD Over and Out

Secrets of life in the commentary box, from cricket's best-loved analyst

£20.00
CLAIRE TOMALIN A Life of My Own

The long-awaited memoir from one of England's greatest living biographers

£16.99
CYRUS KADIVAR Farewell Shiraz

Kadivar, an exiled Iranian, reflects on the Revolution and interviews key players

£29.95
SIMON FENWICK Joan: The Remarkable Life of Joan Leigh Fermor

Reveals her as a brave, vivacious woman, too little known in her own right

£25.00
JENNY UGLOW Mr. Lear

Homage to an adventurous, self-contradictory, occasionally tormented poet

£25.00
HILARY SPURLING Anthony Powell

Biography of the literary master who defined a generation

£25.00
PENELOPE LIVELY Life in the Garden

A memoir of gardens from Cairo to Oxford

£14.99
NATASHA FRASER-CAVASSONI After Andy

Warhol's former assistant examines the impact of his death on the art world

£23.99
SHAUN BYTHELL The Diary of a Bookseller

Dry, witty account of the bookselling life at Wigtown's The Book Shop

£14.99
MARIA ALYOKHINA Riot Days

Russian activist recounts her 2012 arrest, trial and imprisonment in a Siberian camp

£16.99
DYLAN JONES David Bowie

Magisterial biography of the man who gave us Ziggy Stardust

£20.00
WALTER ISAACSON Leonardo Da Vinci

Presents Da Vinci's wide-ranging passions as the key to his creativity

£30.00
ADAM KAY This Is Going to Hurt

Reports from the front lines of the NHS: the secret diaries of a junior doctor

£16.99
SYLVIA PLATH Letters, Vol. I: 1940-1956

The young Plath on art, life, love and friendship

£30.00
TRAVIS ELBOROUGH, ED. Our History of the 20th Century

Extracts from over 100 private diaries provide insight into 20th century Britain

£25.00
MAGGIE O'FARRELL I Am, I Am, I Am

Subtitled "Seventeen Brushes With Death": powerful meetings with mortality

£18.99
SAM JEFFERSON The Sea Devil

The thrilling WWI story of Count Felix Von Luckner, pirate and gentleman

£18.99
STEVEN KOTKIN Stalin, Vol. II

"A history of the world from Stalin's desk", covering collectivisation

£35.00
ANNE CHISHOLM, ED. Carrington's Letters

Sparkling correspondence from some of the greats of the Bloomsbury set

£30.00
NICOLA TALLIS Elizabeth's Rival

Biography of scandalous Tudor Lettice Knollys, who lived to ninety-one

£20.00
ROBERT DALLEK Franklin D. Roosevelt

A new biography of the man who defined the modern presidency

£30.00
HELEN SMITH The Uncommon Reader

A life of influential editor Edward Garnett

£30.00
LUCY MOORE Lady Fanshawe's Receipt Book

The life and times of a little-known heroine of the English Civil War

£20.00
SIMON KERRY Lansdowne: The Last Great Whig

A life of Lord Lansdowne, reflecting Britain's loss of global power

£25.00

History, Politics and Current Affairs

ANNE APPLEBAUM Red Famine

Sobering but balanced account of the Holomodor in the Ukraine

£25.00
DAVID CANNADINE Victorious Century

New interpretation of a century that saw unprecedented social and scientific changes

£30.00
SIMON HEFFER The Age of Decadence: Britain 1880-1914

Exposes the contradictions of Edwardian Britain, especially the impact of the Boer War

£30.00
NIALL FERGUSON The Square and the Tower

A new way of looking at history: not through hierarchies, but through networks

£25.00
CHRIS RENWICK Bread for All: The Origins of the Welfare State

The story of the British government's commitment to standards of living for all citizens

£20.00
DAVID KYNASTON Til Time's Last Sand

The first authorised history of the Bank of England, addressing policies and people

£30.00
SHAMI CHAKRABARTI Of Women

The former director of Liberty on rectifying gender injustice for every woman

£20.00
YANIS VAROUFAKIS Talking To My Daughter About the Economy

Attempts to answer a simple question: "Why is there so much inequality?"

£14.99
DAN JONES The Templars

The first comprehensive history of the Knights Templar: "holy warriors" and crusaders

£25.00
MARY HOLLINGSWORTH The Medici

Challenges the image of the Medici as wise rulers, emphasising their tyranny

£30.00
CHRIS BRYANT Entitled: A Critical History of the British Aristocracy

A fierce and sometimes shocking account of the British upper classes

£25.00
THEO FARRELL Unwinnable: Britain's War in Afghanistan, 2001-2014

Reveals the British forces' struggles with lack of support and resources

£25.00
NICHOLAS RANKIN Defending the Rock

The importance of Gibraltar to the North African campaign and Hitler's final defeat

£20.00
ODD ARNE WESTAD The Cold War

How the conflict affected countries globally, including Korea, Angola and Cuba

£30.00
SERHII PLOKHY Lost Kingdom

Russia's yearning for empire, expressed in its politics

£20.00
SCOTT GALLOWAY The Four

An inquiry into the almost total infiltration of our lives by four companies

£20.00
RICHARD MCGREGOR Asia's Reckoning

On the world's three largest economies: the US, China and Japan

£20.00
MIRANDA KAUFMANN Black Tudors

Groundbreaking account of the Africans who lived free in Tudor England

£18.99
CHRISTIAN WOLMAR Railways and the Raj

India's transformation in the age of steam

£25.00
CHARLES ALLEN Coromandel

A history of Southern India, a region often overlooked in other histories

£25.00
NORMAN DAVIES Beneath Another Sky

To whom is any land truly native? Davies investigates belonging

£30.00

Science, Philosophy and Religion

ADRIAN OWEN Into the Grey Zone

Experiments in the consciousness of comatose patients: poignant and surprising

£16.99
OLIVER SACKS The River of Consciousness

Sacks's last book, focusing on time, memory and consciousness

£18.99
SIMON SCHAMA Belonging

On the search of the dispersed Jewish peoples for a place to belong

£25.00
A.N. WILSON Charles Darwin

A critical and controversial new biography demythologises the great man

£25.00
MAX TEGMARK Life 3.0

How humans can keep the power of artificial intelligence beneficial

£20.00
LEONARD SUSSKIND AND ART FRIEDMAN Special Relativity

An accessible but intellectually rigorous introduction to Einstein's theory

£25.00
ELIZABETH TASKER The Planet Factory

The search for planets outside the solar system

£16.99
JOHN BRADSHAW The Animals Among Us

Why do humans love animals? And what does it say about us that we do?

£20.00
JARON LANIER Dawn of the New Everything

The father of virtual reality on the implications of a life without limits

£20.00

Art, Architecture and Interior Design

SIMON JENKINS Britain's 100 Best Railway Stations

Stunning colour photographs accompany the stories of engineers and travellers

£25.00
NICHOLAS ORME The History of England's Cathedrals

A complete guide to the history - not just the architecture - of remarkable buildings

£30.00
MARK PURCELL The Country House Library

Documents the history of book collecting amongst the British gentry

£45.00
GEORGINA ADAM Dark Side of the Boom

The excesses of the 21st-century art market

£19.99
HERMES MALLEA Havana Living Today

Celebration of a vibrant, rejuvenated city and its world-class modern interiors

£45.00
SUSANNA SALK At Home With Dogs and Their Designers

Tongue-in-cheek insights into living stylishly with canine companions

£25.00
LAWRENCE TREVELYAN WEAVER Painter of Pedigree

Life and work of Thomas Weaver, a pioneer of livestock painting, revealed

£30.00
GAYE BLAKE-ROBERTS Wedgwood

A celebration of the venerable English pottery-making dynasty

£45.00
RICHARD ROGERS A Place For All People

Projects and ideas for better, more integrated public and civic spaces

£30.00
RICHARD FLORIDA The New Urban Crisis

Exposes the price of gentrification: rising housing costs and inadequate infrastructure

£20.00
LEYLA ULUHANLI Mosques

Sixty examples of the world's most stunning mosques, accompanied by essays

£55.00
DAWN ADES ET AL. Dali/Duchamp

Examination of the relationship between two iconic 20th-century artists

£35.00
ANDREW GRAHAM-DIXON Artists

Lavish illustrated biographies of over 80 artists, along with examinations of their work

£25.00
JOHN ELDERFIELD ET AL. Cezanne Portraits

Scholarly examination accompanying an exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery

£35.00
JAMES ATTLEE Guernica

An account of the creation of Picasso's famous painting

£16.99
FIONA DONOVAN Jasper Johns

A new monograph showcasing work from the 1980s to the present

£45.00
MARGIT ROWELL Miro and Calder's Constellations

Three volumes on the artists' Constellations projects, slipcased

£120.00
MARTIN CAIGER-SMITH Antony Gormley

Overview of the artist's career, with unparalleled access to archival material

£100.00
NANCY IRESON AND SIMONETTA FRAQUELLI Modigliani

Ambitious and comprehensive survey of the great modernist's work

£35.00
CAROLINE CORBEAU-PARSONS Impressionists in London

The story of the French artists who fled to London during the Paris Commune

£35.00
PHILIP WILKINSON Phantom Architecture

Compendium of daring, beautiful or impractical buildings that were never built

£25.00
MIV WATTS The Maverick Soul

Opens the doors to inspirational homes inhabited by famed free spirits

£30.00
BEATRICE BEHLEN ET AL. Cadogan & Chelsea

History of the Cadogan Estate in Chelsea, and its effect on London

£50.00
AMELIA SMITH Longford Castle

Richly illustrated account of the collections of the Bouverie family

£40.00

Fashion & Jewellery

JOANNA HARDY Ruby

An ambitious survey of one of the world's most valuable stones

£75.00
VALERIE STEELE Paris Fashion

Lifting the veil on the capital of fashion - a revised edition of the classic

£30.00
PHILIP MANN The Dandy at Dusk

The intertwining of dandy style and modernity

£20.00
GIOVANNA BATTAGLIA Gio-Graphy

An irreverent how-to guide to dressing for every occasion

£29.95
CHRISTIAN SIRIANO Dresses To Dream About

An intimate glimpse into the design process from one of America's hottest couturiers

£35.00
KATE BETTS, ED. Brooks Brothers: Two Hundred Years of American Style

Celebrating a global sartorial institution with interviews, anecdotes and photos

£35.00
VALERIE STEELE ET AL. Louis Vuitton

Showcases Vuitton's creative collaborations with Ghesquiére, Jacobs and others

£90.00
MARGARET KELLY TROMBLY Faberge and the Russian Crafts Tradition

Surveys the Russian decorative arts; with an exhibition at the Walters Museum

£29.95
CHANTAL TRUBERT-TOLLU The House of Worth

New research on the world's pioneering haute couture house

£65.00

Gardening, Natural History & Sport

VICTORIA SUMMERLEY The Secret Gardeners

The gardening hobbies of public figures, including Julian Fellowes and Cath Kidston

£30.00
JOHN LEWIS-STEMPEL The Secret Life of the Owl

Why humans so relentlessly anthropomorphise the owl

£9.99
WILLIAM THOMSON The World of Tides

A journey through tides, from whirlpools to the biggest surfed wave

£20.00
SOPHIE WALKER The Japanese Garden

An in-depth exploration of the art of Japanese gardening over eight centuries

£50.00
HAL MOGGRIDGE Slow Growth

A tour of the techniques and ideas behind naturalistic landscape design

£30.00
PAOLO PEJRONE AND DARIO FUSARO Private Italian Gardens

Showcases the diversity of the Italian landscape through its gardens

£35.00
SIMON MAUGHAM AND ROSS BAYTON RHS Genealogy for Gardeners

Complete overview of plant family trees in minute detail, lavishly illustrated

£14.99
ROSAMUND YOUNG The Secret Life of Cows

The UK's first organic farmer on bovine intelligence

£9.99
PETER FIENNES Oak and Ash and Thorn

Traces the story of Britain's woodlands, making a passionate case for their protection

£16.99
STEVEN MOSS The Robin

How one bird embedded itself so deeply in our national psyche

£12.99
DANNA STAAF Squid Empire

The epic story of the prehistoric creatures who ruled the seas before the dinosaurs

£27.00
SALLY COULTARD The Little Book of Lighting Fires

Fascinating pocket guide to woodchopping, stacking, and lighting a fire

£10.00

Food & Drink

NIGEL SLATER The Christmas Chronicles

Slater guides the reader through all the essential preparations to fully enjoy winter

£16.99
NIGELLA LAWSON At My Table

The domestic goddess returns - a new Nigella book is always a treat

£26.00
SABRINA GHAYOUR Feasts

The queen of Pesian cooking is back, with recipes for everything from brunch to banquets

£20.00
HUGH FEARNLEY-WHITTINGSTALL River Cottage Much More Veg!

More than 175 new recipes that make getting your five a day a positive pleasure

£26.00
KATE YOUNG The Little Library Café

Literary-inspired recipes: Paddington's marmalade, afternoon tea with Henry James, and more

£20.00
OLIA HERCULES Kaukasis: the Cookbook

A culinary journey through Georgia, Azerbaijan, and Armenia, amongst others

£25.00
JESSE DUNFORD WOOD Modern British Food

British classics with a twist from the head chef of Parlour, emphasising fun and flavour

£20.00
GEORGIANA HILL A Year of Victorian Puddings

Delectable Victorian puddings for darkest winter and summer sunshine

£14.99
TIM HAYWARD The Modern Kitchen

A riveting portrait of deomstic life through 100 familiar kitchen objects

£20.00
ASHOK BAJAJ Rasika: Flavours of India

Inventive and authoritative celebration of Indian cuisine

£25.00
MARK FORSYTH A Short History of Drunkenness

An examination of humankind's centuries-long love affair with alcohol

£12.99
MARTIN PHILLIP Breaking Bread

The alchemy of bread-making, from the head baker of King Arthur Flour

£25.00
ROD PHILLIPS Wine

Ancient and modern history seen through the lens of the drink that changed the world

£25.00
SAMEH WADI The New Mediterranean Cookbook

Fresh, light recipes for home cooks with the authentic flavours of the region

£16.99
DEB PERELMAN Smitten Kitchen Every Day

American's answer to Nigella gives us new favourites

£25.00

Fiction

JOHN LE CARRE A Legacy of Spies

The past returns to haunt Peter Guillam, who cannot escape the Cold War's shadow

£20.00
ROBERT HARRIS Munich

Gripping historical thriller set around the signing of the Munich Pact with Hitler

£20.00
JENNIFER EGAN Manhattan Beach

Class tensions, the merchant marine and Mafia plots in post-WWII New York City

£20.00
SALMAN RUSHDIE The Golden House

Biting satire on contemporary America, with a protagonist who looks strangely familiar

£18.99
JOHN BANVILLE Mrs. Osmond

A sequel of sorts to The Portrait of a Lady: lush prose and rich characterisation

£14.99
JANE HARRIS Sugar Money

1765: two Martiniquais slave brothers must smuggle 42 other slaves back from Grenada

£14.99
EDWARD ST AUBYN Dunbar

A retelling of King Lear, set in the world of big business and global media

£16.99
OMAR EL AKKAD American War

After the Second American Civil War, a young Southern woman is radicalised

£14.99
KAMILA SHAMSIE Home Fire

Sophocles's Antigone, set in a modern British Muslim family; sharp and devastating

£16.99
GABRIEL TALLENT My Absolute Darling

An adolescent girl seeks to escape her father's control; gorgeously written

£12.99
LAURA PURCELL The Silent Companions

A country house ghost story, sure to please fans of Shirley Jackson and Susan Hill

£12.99
ANDREW MICHAEL HURLEY Devil's Day

Masterful rural Gothic terror from the author of the Costa Award-winning The Loney

£12.99
ANNE LECKIE Provenance

A young woman must free a fellow citizen from a notorious prison planet

£17.99
K.J. WHITTAKER False Lights

What if Napoleon had won at Waterloo? Compelling alt-history with a feisty heroine

£12.99
PATRICK MCGRATH The Wardrobe Mistress

At once a ghost story and an evocatin of post-war London theatre's seedy glamour

£14.99
ATTICA LOCKE Bluebird, Bluebird

Hard-hitting racially charged murder mystery set in East Texas

£14.99
GRAEME MACRAE BURNET The Accident on the A35

A beguiling literary mystery from the author of last year's success His Bloody Project

£12.99
HENNING MANKELL After the Fire

A retired doctor falls under suspicion of arson when his own home burns down around him

£17.99
JEFFREY EUGENIDES Fresh Complaint

Short stories that explore human responses to personal and national crisis

£16.99
ALICE MCDERMOTT The Ninth Hour

An Irishman's suicide in 1940s Brooklyn reverberates down the generations

£16.99
KEN FOLLETT A Column of Fire

The third novel in the Kingsbridge saga foregrounds Tudor religious strife

£20.00
RODDY DOYLE Smile

An Irishman's memories of schooldays with the Christian Brothers are not what they seem

£14.99
ALAN HOLLINGHURST The Sparsholt Affair

From WWII Oxford to contemporary London, charting sexuality, art and family secrets

£20.00
CLAIRE MESSUD The Burning Girl

Friendship and the trials of adolescence from a master of the US novel

£16.99
JESMYN WARD Sing, Unburied, Sing

A road novel that digs deep into the American story: family, violence, race, and love

£18.99
NICK HARKAWAY Gnomon

An interrogation of government and AI from one of the UK's most inventive writers

£12.99
JAVIER CERCAS The Impostor

A Holocaust survivor is unmasked as a fraud

£20.00
ESI EDUGYAN Washington Black

A young slave grapples with the reappearance of his lost master, a naturalist

£14.99
ANDY WEIR Artemis

The author of The Martian follows up with a heist story set on the Moon

£12.99
WILLIAM BOYD The Dreams of Bethany Mellmoth

The compelling story writer returns with a collection focusing on chance encounters

£14.99
ALI SMITH Winter

The second novel in her Seasonal Quartet. Post-truth, history and memory still remain

£16.99
T.P. FIELDEN Resort to Murder

Plucky 1950s journalist Miss Dimont investigates a murder

£14.99
DANA STABENOW Silk and Song

1322: an orphaned granddaughter of Marco Polo sets out to find the famed explorer

£20.00

Poetry, Music and Literary Criticism

MARTIN AMIS The Rub of Time: Essays and Reportage, 1986-2016

Newly published critical pieces from a titan of British writing

£25.00
WILLIAM SIEGHART Poetry Pharmacy

Prescriptions of short, powerful poems for various ailments, mental and spiritual

£14.99
SUSAN HILL Jacob's Room Has Too Many Books

Another year of reading from accomplished writer and voracious reader Hill

£12.99
T.S. ELIOT Collected Poems: 1909-1962

A new edition from Faber of the collection that defined modern poetry

£20.00
J.M. COETZEE Late Essays: 2006-2017

Over a decade's worth of Coetzee's essays on subjects from Defoe to Roth

£17.99
VIV GROSKOP The Anna Karenina Fix

Literary memoir about using the Russian classics to find answers to the big questions

£14.99
ARMANDO IANNUCCI Hear Me Out

Passionate and joyful defence of classical music from the creator of The Thick Of It

£14.99
PHILIP PULLMAN Daemon Voices

Over 30 essays on the craft and influence of storytelling

£20.00
FRANCESCO DIMITRI To Read Aloud

75 extracts to read aloud to someone else - from Cicero to Lewis Carroll

£14.99

Children's Picture Books

CORALIE BICKFORD-SMITH The Worm and the Bird

Worm longs for more space; Bird waits in the air. Will both find what they're looking for?

£14.99
ZEHRA HICKS Giraffe and Frog

Two best friends try to find the beach, with mixed - but charming - results

£11.99
ALEX T. SMITH Adventures of the Egg Box Dragon

Egg Box Dragon is great at finding lost things, but can he find the Queen's missing diamond?

£9.99
BEATRICE ALEMAGNA On A Magical Do-Nothing Day

A rainy day unleashes imagination, fun and play

£12.95

Children 5-8

ROBERT MACFARLANE The Lost Words

Stunning illustrations and word-spells to reintroduce children to the wonders of nature

£20.00
MICHAEL MORPURGO Toto

The Wizard of Oz retold from a canine perspective - unforgettable and beautifully illustrated

£14.99
SUSANNA DAVIDSON & SEO KIM One Moonlit Night

Pop-up magic, full of starlit adventure and appeareances from dragons

£14.99
ALEX T. SMITH Mr Penguin and the Lost Treasure

Explorer, gentleman…and penguin. A quest to the Museum of Extraordinary Objects

£9.99

Children's 9-12

CRESSIDA COWELL The Wizards of Once

A young boy Wizard and a young girl Warrior must work together to defeat an ancient evil

£12.99
LAUREN ST JOHN The Snow Angel

Orphaned Makena seeks solace in the mountains - will they make or break her?

£10.99
KATHERINE RUNDELL The Explorer

Five children marooned in the jungle seek a way home

£12.99

Children's 13+

PHILIP PULLMAN The Book of Dust: La Belle Sauvage

The first instalment of a new Oxford trilogy, set during Lyra's babyhood

£20.00
YABA BADOE A Jigsaw of Fire and Stars

African folktales and circus lore combine in a tale of a castaway child

£10.99
SALLY NICHOLLS Things A Bright Girl Can Do

Three young women join the suffragist cause just before World War I

£12.99

Children's Young Adult (16+)

JOHN GREEN Turtles All the Way Down

Two teenage girls investigate a reclusive billionaire by getting close to his son

£14.99
PATRICE LAWRENCE Indigo Donut

Indigo and Bailey must navigate family, first love, and the care system

£7.99
ADAM SILVERA They Both Die At the End

In a world where everyone knows when they'll die, two boys become best friends

£7.99

Gifts & Miscellaneous

NANCY MITFORD Christmas Pudding

Mitford's uproarious Christmas big-house comedy, recently reprinted

£9.99
F. SCOTT FITZGERALD The Great Gatsby: the Original Manuscript

Gorgeously bound facsimile of Fitzgerald's manuscript - a unique gift

£199.00
JOHN JULIUS NORWICH An English Christmas

The best of the Christmas Crackers: an indispensable seasonal anthology

£14.99