• Adult,  Big Book

    Unwritten Letters to Spring Street

    Jacquelyn Frith December 1941. Jack Frith left his family and his life to go to war like so many others, uncertain whether he would come home. Whilst in a convoy bound for the Middle East the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbour, triggering Allied entry into the Pacific War. Hastily regrouped and ordered to the Far East, the now ill-equipped convoy peeled off for Java and elsewhere. Slipping the moorings, Jack could not have known that years of captivity and brutality, starvation and forced labour, and yet worse, awaited him. This is no cry for revenge but justice, laying bare actions and…

  • Little Book,  Middle grade

    The Great Revolt

    Paul Dowswell It’s 1381 and the king, Richard II, has imposed a new tax on the people. In the village of Aylesford, Tilda and her ploughman father were already struggling to make ends meet. As serfs they have no rights…

  • Adult,  Big Book

    Hidden Intentions

    Dave Flint Toby could… and Toby would. ‘Enjoy yourself as you rot, old man. And you’re not my dad – you never were.’ Southern England, September 1957. When thirteen-year-old Toby Mitcher’s mum collapses, never to wake up, Toby’s alcoholic stepfather…

  • Little Book,  Picture books

    Hello Dark

    John Coxhead Welcoming and becoming comfortable with the dark is such an important thing for children to learn. Simply by saying ‘Hello Dark’ has proven – in the author’s experience – to be a fun, engaging way of overcoming the…

  • Adult,  Big Book

    Fix: Sex, Lies and Banking

    Lily Temperley What’s love got to do with it? Patrick Harrington is handsome, wealthy and successful. He is also a high-functioning addict that craves his next fix. His vices of choice are money and women: taking risks at work and…

  • Adult,  Big Book

    A Cellist Soldier

    Robert J Fanshawe A British Battalion moves up ready for the World War One 1917 battle of Arras. A much loved Regimental Sergeant Major is blown up, the man taking his place intensely disliked. A patrol is sent into No…

  • Little Book,  Picture books

    Pirate and R

    Daniele Forni The Pirate and R is a simple introduction to the statistical software R, specifically aimed at future data scientists. Got to www.thelittledatascientist.co.uk for more codes to use and to stay up to date regarding future publications. As an…

  • Little Book,  Picture books

    The Broccolis

    J. C. Allan Meet the Broccolis – your vegetable super hero family. This is their first adventure together! Next time, you will be able to continue the adventure at Barney’s Birthday. Keep an eye out for book two where their…

  • Adult,  Big Book

    If Only They Could Talk

    Ian Walker Miles Goodyear’s whole life has been planned out for him. Born into a wealthy brewing family in Chesterfield between the wars, he knows he will go to the local grammar school, followed by St John’s College, Oxford. After…

  • Little Book,  Picture books

    Dad You've Trumped!

    Andrew Rogerson This is the story of how a dad tries to explain away his moments of flatulent indiscretion to his daughter Poppy who is five. These are real moments. They are real excuses! A book that is absolutely full…