Her work also appears in several anthologies, incorporating such diverse themes as vampires, crime, angels and more. Kirsty loves writing ghostly mysteries and interweaving fact and fiction. Kindly donated by Kirsty Ferry. The Stone Canal.
The machines know their place, the free market rules all, and only the Abolitionists object. He graduated from Glasgow University with a degree in zoology and has worked as a computer programmer and written a masters thesis on biomechanics. He was a Trotskyist activist in the s and early s and is married and has two children. He lives in South Queensferry near Edinburgh. Kindly donated by Ken McLeod. Highest bidder: Fiona Hornby. The Book Rare signed uncorrected editor's proof.
I'll Keep You Safe will not be published until The Content : Friends since childhood, and lovers and business partners as adults, Naimh and Ruairidh are owners of a small Hebridean company, Ranish Tweed, that weaves its own very special version of Harris Tweed. It is a very small company but their fabrics have become internationally sought after as a niche brand in the world of fashion and haute couture. Moments later, Niamh watches in horror as the car containing her partner and fashion designer explodes in a ball of flame.
The Author : Peter May was born and raised in Scotland. He was an award-winning journalist at the age of twenty-one and a published novelist at twenty-six.
When his first book was adapted as a major drama series for the BCC, he quit journalism and during the high-octane fifteen years that followed, became one of Scotland's most successful television dramatists. He created three prime-time drama series, presided over two of the highest-rated serials in his homeland as script editor and producer, and worked on more than 1, episodes of ratings-topping drama before deciding to leave television to return to his first love, writing novels.
Kindly donated by Peter May. Letters to the Lost. Theirs is a reluctant, unstoppable affair in which all the odds are stacked against them: she is newly married, and he is an American bomber pilot whose chance of survival is just one in five.
But Stella has gone, and the letter is opened by Jess, a young girl hiding from problems of her own. And as Jess reads Dan's words, she is captivated by the story of a love affair that burned so bright and dimmed too soon.
Justin 3 vol. It would make a good movie. Tate had loved his beautiful perfect Portuguese bride Mathilde, whom he had married after she had helped rescue him when he was found wandering wounded in Portugal. Carina is her opposite -- tiny, auburn haired, daring, outspoken and frequently outrageous. Of the prose mystery librarians dare story of , ebook: davenport. The history of the Victoria Cross.
Can she help Dan find Stella before it is too late? She lives in rural Cheshire with her husband and three daughters. Kindly donated by Iona Gray. Super Potato Run Veggies Run. Highest bidder: Jeanette Heron. Everyone has been practising hard and is ready and raring to go. However, a new competitor joins the event, accompanied by The Evil Pea, and is determined to win all the prizes.
The Author : Sue Hendra studied illustration at university and also sold doughnuts from a kiosk at the zoo. The illustration career won and she has now illustrated around books. When she met Paul Linnet she found another twit with a silly sense of humour so they fell in love and started writing and illustrating together and came up with bestsellers such as Barry the Fish with Fingers, Norman the Slug with the Silly Shell, Nobot the Robot with No Bottom, Supertato and most recently I Need a Wee.
It seems that others enjoy their frankly ridiculous stories and they have won prizes and all sorts! The Illustrator. Simon Sock. The Book: The content: Simon is an odd, stripey sock.
He lives in the drawers with all the other socks. Every day two socks get picked to go on an adventure. The sparklies go to parties. The woolies go the park. The smarts go to school. Everyone has a pair Will he ever find his perfect match? The Author: Sue Hendra studied illustration at university and also sold doughnuts from a kiosk at the zoo. The Illustrator: Nick East works as a children's book illustrator from a studio in the beautiful city of York, which he shares with two illustrator friends, a whippet called Alfie and a huge lurcher called Basil. He is the illustrator of the bestselling Goodnight Digger series.
When not illustrating, he is out riding bikes and spending time with his family.
Scarey Hairy Party. The Book: The Content: You're invited to a party. What fun! Hip, hip, hooray! So come along to Monster's house at three o'clock today. Raymond the hairdresser is scarily busy. Everyone wants to look their best for Monster's party. But a series of disasters at Raymond's hair salon — Oops, too much hair gel! Oops, the dyes have been muddled!
A very silly, slightly spooky story that is perfect for youngsters at Halloween! Claire lives in Essex. Her picture book series Wanda and the Alien appeared as an animated series on Milkshake in Sue lives in Brighton. The Winter Fox. The Book: The Content: Fox is so busy playing all summer long, that when winter comes he is cold, hungry and all alone.
If only he'd listened to his friends Can a Christmas wish make things right? With sparkly foil throughout, this tale of friendship is the perfect story to share on cold winter nights. The Author: Timothy Knapman has been writing for children for over ten years. His books, which have been translated into 15 languages, include the best-selling Mungo and the Picture Book Piratesand Dinosaurs in the Supermarket.
Timothy also writes plays and the words for musicals. He does lots of school visits and bookshop readings and his hobbies include swashbuckling.
He is based near Walton-on-Thames, Surrey. When she used to draw as a child, she never knew she'd be lucky enough to do it as a job when she grew up. She studied graphic design and illustration in Exeter, Devon and her first creations after were for greetings cards for her own business plus a large card company in Bristol.
Rebecca works in a little studio above her friend's busy jewellery shop, and from here she has illustrated many picture books for children including the much-loved Ruby the duckling series, and numerous baby books. Kindly donated by Rebecca Harry.
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Lingua Franca. You just need to change the name to Birdseye.
Miles Platting is pulled from the ruins of a shipwreck into a world in which no one will speak to him. The founder of Lingua Franca—a naming rights agency committed to renaming every UK town after a corporate sponsor—Miles recounts the story of his quest for linguistic supremacy to anyone who'll listen. Confined to his hospital bed in a deathly quiet ward, Miles seeks to find his colleagues and reunite with his true love. But in doing so, Miles must confront his deepest held convictions and consider, "what's in a name? William is a young scriptwriter and author based in London, who is currently developing a feature film script alongside the Oscar-nominated director Mark Gill.