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Ghosts That Haunt you, Aidan Chambers [Compiiled]
141 Aidan Chambers [Compiiled] Ghosts That Haunt you
Puffin / Penguin Books 230709 Great Britain 1983 0140314288 / 9780140314281 Softcover Good Condition Ten of the best ghost stories every written. The Lonesome Place - August Derleth; The Empty Schoolroom - Pamela Hansford Johnson; Brownie - R. Chetwynd-Hayes; Lost Hearts - M. R. James; Tea At Ravensburgh - Joan Aiken; School for the Unspeakable - Manly Wade Wellman; The Emissary - Ray Bradbury; The Lamp - Agatha Christie; We'll Always Have Tommy - Brian Morse; Dead Trouble - Aidan Chambers 168 pages. Cover has a few creases. Cover edges rubbed. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Children's::Children's Fiction; Children; Children's::Puffin. ISBN: 0140314288. ISBN/EAN: 9780140314281. Inventory No: 230709. Paperback 
Price: 14.95 AUD 7.48 AUD 
Secret in the Barrel [Original Title: Off to the Gold Fields], Aileen Fisher
142 Aileen Fisher Secret in the Barrel [Original Title: Off to the Gold Fields]
Scholastic 228482 USA 1965 Softcover Good Condition No Dust Jacket R.M. Powers 156 pages. Age tanning to pages. Black and white illustrations. Illustrator: R.M. Powers. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Children's; Children; Inventory No: 228482. Paperback 
Price: 14.95 AUD 7.48 AUD 
Complete Photography Manual: A Practical Guide to Improving Your Photography [Includes Digital], Ailsa McWhinnie [Editor]
143 Ailsa McWhinnie [Editor] Complete Photography Manual: A Practical Guide to Improving Your Photography [Includes Digital]
Viking 234668 Australia 2000 0670894117 / 9780670894116 Hardcover (Printed Boards) Very Good Condition Very Good 218 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Photography; Photography; ISBN: 0670894117. ISBN/EAN: 9780670894116. Inventory No: 234668. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Hardcover 
Price: 19.93 AUD 9.97 AUD 
The Particular Sadness Of Lemon Cake, Aimee Bender
144 Aimee Bender The Particular Sadness Of Lemon Cake
Anchor 237266 USA 2011 0385720963 / 9780385720960 Softcover Very Good Condition No Dust Jacket On the eve of her ninth birthday, Rose Edelstein bites into her mother's homemade lemon-chocolate cake and discovers she has a magical gift: she can taste her mother's emotions in the slice. All at once her cheerful, can-do mother tastes of despair and desperation. Suddenly, and for the rest of her life, food becomes perilous. Anything can be revealed at any meal. Rose's gift forces her to confront the truth behind her family's emotions - her mother's sadness, her father's detachment and her brother's clash with the world. But as Rose grows up, she learns that there are some secrets even her taste buds cannot discern. The Particular Sadness of Lemon Cake is about the pain of loving those whom you know too much about, and the secrets that exist within every family. At once profound, funny, wise and sad, this is a novel to savour. 292 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Fiction; Fiction; ISBN/EAN: 9780385720960. Inventory No: 237266. Paperback 
Price: 14.95 AUD 7.48 AUD 
Flash House, Aimee Liu
145 Aimee Liu Flash House
Review 238187 Great Britain 2003 0755302559 / 9780755302550 Trade Paperback Good Condition When a plane carrying Aidan Shaw goes down in Kashmir, his wife refuses to accept that he is dead. Then she learns that a female reporter has disappeared in the same area. and she sets off with her friend from the secret service and a girl she saved from a brothel in New Dehli to discover what happened. 442 pages. Spine slightly slanted. Light tanning to pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Fiction; Fiction; ISBN: 0755302559. ISBN/EAN: 9780755302550. Inventory No: 238187. Paperback 
Price: 17.94 AUD 8.97 AUD 
The New Woman, Ainslie Meares
146 Ainslie Meares The New Woman
Fontana / Collins 235037 Great Britain 1974 First Edition 0006134297 / 9780006134299 Softcover Very Good Condition No Dust Jacket Women at the crossroads of social and psychological evolution 222 pages. Light browning to page edges. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Psychology; Psychology & Psychiatry; ISBN: 0006134297. ISBN/EAN: 9780006134299. Inventory No: 235037. Paperback 
Price: 14.95 AUD 7.48 AUD 
A Tree in a Forest II: A Collection of Ajahn Chah's Similes, Ajahn Chah [Compiled and edited by Dhamma Gareden Translation Group]
147 Ajahn Chah [Compiled and edited by Dhamma Gareden Translation Group] A Tree in a Forest II: A Collection of Ajahn Chah's Similes
Private Publication 234289 Softcover Near Fine Condition Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Religion, Theology::Buddhism; Religion & Theology; Inventory No: 234289. Paperback 
Price: 14.95 AUD 7.48 AUD 
Teachings of Jesus Christ [Springs of Wisdom], Ajanta Chakravarty
148 Ajanta Chakravarty Teachings of Jesus Christ [Springs of Wisdom]
Rider 234661 London 1997 0712671927 / 9780712671927 Softcover Good Condition A small volume containing inspirational quotes which can be used both as an aid to contemplation and as a way of discovering some of the key maxims of Christianity. 101 pages. Tanning to pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Religion, Theology; Religion & Theology; ISBN: 0712671927. ISBN/EAN: 9780712671927. Inventory No: 234661. Paperback 
Price: 14.95 AUD 7.48 AUD 
Little Pig, Akumal Ramachander
149 Akumal Ramachander Little Pig
Viking 227756 Great Britain 1992 0670843504 / 9780670843503 Hardcover (Printed Boards) Very Good Condition Very Good Stasys Eidrigevicius A moral fable that deals with the issues of trust and betrayal focuses on the fate of a baby pig that has become the pet of a farm girl named Mary. 30 pages. Inscription to previous owner on front endpaper. Illustrator: Stasys Eidrigevicius. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Children's::Children's Fiction; Children; ISBN: 0670843504. ISBN/EAN: 9780670843503. Inventory No: 227756. Hardcover 
Price: 14.95 AUD 7.48 AUD 
The Truth With Jokes, Al Franken
150 Al Franken The Truth With Jokes
Allen Lane 230630 2005 First Edition 0713998091 / 9780713998092 Hardcover Very Good Condition Very Good Nearly a year after the presidential election of 2004, Al Franken is still checking facts, exposing lies, and trying to clear the record as he sees it. Sneering at President Bush's declaration of a mandate after a two-and-a-half percent victory, he deconstructs Bush's 2004 platform of "fear, smear, and queers," and explains how the president has done some flip-flopping of his own. He offers comment on well-known stories, including the Terri Schiavo case, and some more obscure, such as reports of forced prostitution, indentured servitude, and squalid conditions at clothing factories in Saipan (which is part of the American Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands). Franken focuses on Tom DeLay's connection to the territory and his efforts to prevent bills from being passed that would have required Saipan to follow U.S. labor laws. Iraq, too, is discussed, from its planning stages to the huge sum of money currently unaccounted for, including $8.8 billion missing from the Coalition Provisional Authority's coffers. On the home front, Franken covers President Bush's attempt at Social Security reform, explaining how they came up with the projected shortfall figure of $11 trillion. For one thing, they adjusted life expectancy to 150 years, while leaving the retirement age at 67: "That's an eighty-three-year retirement. They're never gonna get to that without stem cell research." He also takes some wickedly funny swipes at Karl Rove, lobbyist Jack Abramoff, pundits and hosts such as Rush Limbaugh, Tim Russert, and Sean Hannity, and, of course, President Bush. 336 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Politics; Politics & Government; ISBN: 0713998091. ISBN/EAN: 9780713998092. Inventory No: 230630. Hardcover 
Price: 19.93 AUD 9.97 AUD 
An Inconvenient Truth, Al Gore
151 Al Gore An Inconvenient Truth
Bloomsbury 230179 London 2006 0747589062 / 9780747589068 Trade Paperback Near Fine Condition No Dust Jacket "An Inconvenient Truth" Gore's groundbreaking, battle cry of a follow-up to the bestselling "Earth in the Balance" is being published to tie in with a documentary film of the same name. Both the book and film were inspired by a series of multimedia presentations on global warming that Gore created and delivers to groups around the world. With this book, Gore, who is one of our environmental heroes and a leading expert brings together leading-edge research from top scientists around the world; photographs, charts, and other illustrations; and personal anecdotes and observations to document the fast pace and wide scope of global warming. He presents, with alarming clarity and conclusiveness and with humor, too that the fact of global warming is not in question and that its consequences for the world we live in will be disastrous if left unchecked. This riveting new book written in an accessible, entertaining style will open the eyes of even the most skeptical." 325 pages. Illustrated with colour photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Science::Ecology; Natural History & Resources; ISBN/EAN: 9780747589068. Inventory No: 230179. Paperback 
Price: 21.92 AUD 10.96 AUD 
Bottom-Up Marketing, Al Ries & Jack Trout
152 Al Ries & Jack Trout Bottom-Up Marketing
McGraw Hill 234004 USA 1989 0070527334 / 9780070527331 Hardcover Very Good Condition Very Good 226 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Business,Finance,Economics; Business, Finance & Marketing; ISBN: 0070527334. ISBN/EAN: 9780070527331. Inventory No: 234004. Hardcover 
Price: 19.93 AUD 9.97 AUD 
Chicago, Alaa Al Aswany
153 Alaa Al Aswany Chicago
HarperCollins 240461 USA 2007 0061452564 / 9780061452567 Hardcover Very Good Condition Very Good Sex, money and politics are the driving forces of society in this new novel from bestselling author Alaa al Aswany.A medley of Egyptian and American lives collides on the campus of the University of Illinois Medical Center in a post-9/11 Chicago, and crises of identity abound. Among the players are an atheistic anti-establishment American professor of the sixties generation, whose relationship with a younger African-American woman becomes a moving target for intolerance; a veiled PhD candidate whose conviction in the code of her traditional upbringing is shaken by her exposure to American society; an emigre who has fervently embraced his new American identity, but who cannot escape his Egyptian roots when faced with the issue of his daughter's 'honour'; an Egyptian State Security informant who spouts religious doctrines while hankering after money and power; and a dissident student poet who comes to America with the sole aim of financing his literary aspirations, but whose experience in Chicago turns out to be more than he bargained for. This tightly plotted page-turner is set far from the downtown Cairo of al Aswany's 'The Yacoubian Building', but is no less unflinching an examination of contemporary Egyptian lives. 342 pages. Pen mark to bottom of page edges indicating remainder mark. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Fiction; Fiction; ISBN/EAN: 9780061452567. Inventory No: 240461. Hardcover 
Price: 23.00 AUD 11.50 AUD 
Friendly Fire, Alaa Al Aswany
154 Alaa Al Aswany Friendly Fire
Fourth Estate 233419 London 2009 9780007386008 Softcover Very Good Condition The new book from Alaa Al Aswany, author of the international bestseller 'The Yacoubian Building' and 'Chicago'.'Friendly Fire' is a novella and collection of short stories from Alaa Al Aswany, author of the bestselling 'The Yacoubian Building'. As in that novel, Al Aswany dissects modern Egyptian society and, with skill and detachment, reveals the hypocrisy, violence and abuse of power characteristic of a world in moral crisis. Here, though, the focus has shifted from the broad historical canvas to the minute stitches of pain that hold together an individual, a family, a school classroom and the relationship between a man and a woman. Can a man so alienated from his society that he regards all its members as no better than microbes wriggling under a microscope survive within it? Can cynical religiosity triumph over human decency? Can a man put the thought of a delicious dish of beans behind him long enough to mourn his father's death? Alongside these wry questions, other, less mordant perspectives also have their place: an ageing cabaret dancer bestows the blessing of a vanished world on her lover's son; a crippled boy wins subjective victory from objective disaster. 219 pages. Illustrated with colour photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Fiction::Short Story Fiction; Fiction; ISBN/EAN: 9780007386008. Inventory No: 233419. Paperback 
Price: 16.94 AUD 8.47 AUD 
The Yacoubian Building: A Modern Arabic Novel, Alaa Al Aswany
155 Alaa Al Aswany The Yacoubian Building: A Modern Arabic Novel
American University In Cairo Press 233551 Cairo 2006 9774160274 / 9789774160271 Softcover Very Good Condition All manner of flawed and fragile humanity reside in the Yacoubian Building, a once-elegant temple of Art Deco splendor now slowly decaying in the smog and bustle of downtown Cairo: a fading aristocrat and self-proclaimed "scientist of women"; a sultry, voluptuous siren; a devout young student, feeling the irresistible pull toward fundamentalism; a newspaper editor helplessly in love with a policeman; a corrupt and corpulent politician, twisting the Koran to justify his desires. These disparate lives careen toward an explosive conclusion in Alaa Al Aswany's remarkable international bestseller. Teeming with frank sexuality and heartfelt compassion, this book is an important window on to the experience of loss and love in the Arab world. 253 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Fiction; Egypt; Fiction; ISBN/EAN: 9789774160271. Inventory No: 233551. Paperback 
Price: 15.00 AUD 7.50 AUD 
Guide To Paper Crafts, Alan & Gill Bridgewater
156 Alan & Gill Bridgewater Guide To Paper Crafts
Bay Books 237224 Sydney 2003 1862563268 / 9781862563261 Softcover (Stiff Boards) Very Good Condition No Dust Jacket 157 pages. Black and white illustrations. The publication date given above is an estimate only, there being no date given in the book. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Crafts & Hobbies; Crafts & Hobbies; ISBN: 1862563268. ISBN/EAN: 9781862563261. Inventory No: 237224. Paperback 
Price: 17.44 AUD 8.72 AUD 
Clymer Datsun 510 1978-1979 Shop Manual [Full color Troubleshooting Section], Alan Ahlstrand, Eric Jorgensen, Jeff Robinson
157 Alan Ahlstrand, Eric Jorgensen, Jeff Robinson Clymer Datsun 510 1978-1979 Shop Manual [Full color Troubleshooting Section]
Clymer Publications 227787 California, USA. 1980 Second Printing 0892872446 / 9780892872442 Softcover Good No Dust Jacket first few pages becoming loose at binding otherwise good overall condition. 258 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Motor Vehicles; Automobiles & Vehicles; ISBN: 0892872446. ISBN/EAN: 9780892872442. Inventory No: 227787. Paperback 
Price: 24.90 AUD 12.45 AUD 
The Outer Space Connection - Containing Astonishing New Proof That We Are Not Alone in the Universe...., Alan and Sally Landsburg
158 Alan and Sally Landsburg The Outer Space Connection - Containing Astonishing New Proof That We Are Not Alone in the Universe....
Corgi 218805 1975 Reprint 0552099112 / 9780552099110 Softcover Good Condition Andrew Reichline [Photographs] Illustrated. Foreword by Rod Serling. 166 pages. Tanning to pages. Covers rubbed. Illustrated. Illustrator: Andrew Reichline [Photographs]. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: UFO; Miscellaneous; ISBN: 0552099112. ISBN/EAN: 9780552099110. Inventory No: 218805. Paperback 
Price: 14.95 AUD 7.48 AUD 
Four Stories, Alan Bennett
159 Alan Bennett Four Stories
Profile Books 239860 Great Britain 2006 1861978197 / 9781861978196 Softcover Very Good Condition Like everything Bennett does, these stories are playful, witty and painfully observant of ordinary people's foibles. They all have brilliant twists, are immensely entertaining and highly moral. And all are modern classics. The Laying on of Hands The painfully observant account of a memorial service for a masseur to the famous. The Clothes They Stood Up In The comic tale of an elderly couple's trials after their flat is stripped completely bare. Father! Father! Burning Bright The savage satire on the family of a dying man who rules over them from his hospital bed. The Lady in the Van The true story of the eccentric old woman who is invited to live in a homeowner's front garden. She stays there, in her van, for fifteen years. The home is Alan Bennett's. It became a West End hit and a major film, starring Maggie Smith. 282 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Fiction; Fiction; ISBN: 1861978197. ISBN/EAN: 9781861978196. Inventory No: 239860. Paperback 
Price: 19.00 AUD 9.50 AUD 
Keeping On Keeping On, Alan Bennett
160 Alan Bennett Keeping On Keeping On
Faber & Faber 241822 Great Britain 2016 First Edition 1781256497 / 9781781256497 Hardcover Near Fine Condition Near Fine 'I seem to have banged on this year rather more than usual. I make no apology for that, nor am I nervous that it will it make a jot of difference. I shall still be thought to be kindly, cosy and essentially harmless. I am in the pigeon-hole marked 'no threat' and did I stab Judi Dench with a pitchfork I should still be a teddy bear.' Alan Bennett's third collection of prose Keeping On Keeping On follows in the footsteps of the phenomenally successful Writing Home and Untold Stories, each published ten years apart. This latest collection contains Bennett's peerless diaries 2005 to 2015, reflecting on a decade that saw four premieres at the National Theatre (The Habit of Art, People, Hymn and Cocktail Sticks), a West End double-bill transfer, and the films of The History Boys and The Lady in the Van. There's a provocative sermon on private education given before the University at King's College Chapel, Cambridge, and 'Baffled at a Bookcase' offers a passionate defence of the public library. The book includes Denmark Hill, a darkly comic radio play set in suburban south London, as well as Bennett's reflections on a quarter of a century's collaboration with Nicholas Hytner. This is an engaging, humane, sharp, funny and unforgettable record of life according to the inimitable Alan Bennett. 721 pages. Illustrated with colour photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Autobiography; Biography & Autobiography; ISBN/EAN: 9781781256497. Inventory No: 241822. Hardcover 
Price: 40.00 AUD 20.00 AUD 
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