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Monster, She Wrote : The Women Who Pioneered Horror and Speculative Fiction

Lisa Kroeger & Melanie Anderson Hardback 352 pages Everyone knows about Mary Shelley, creator of Frankenstein; but have you heard of Margaret Cavendish, who wrote a science-fiction epic 150 yea...
€23,95*

Write It All Down : How to Put Your Life on the Page

Cathy Rentzenbrink Softback 256 pages Tackle the challenges of memoir writing and share your story. 'Cathy is the person who first told me to write about my mental health when I was nervous to...
€13,95*

The Women Writers' Handbook

Ann Sandham Paperback 224 pages A revised edition of the publisher’s inaugural publication in 1990, which won the Pandora Award from Women-in-Publishing. Inspirational in its original format, t...
€16,95*

Kingdom of Characters : A Tale of Language, Obsession, and Genius in Modern China

Jing Tsu Paperback 336 pages A riveting, masterfully researched account of the bold innovators who adapted the Chinese language to the modern world, transforming China into a superpower in the p...
€14,95*

Stephen King

On Writing : A Memoir of the Craft: Twentieth Anniversary Edition with Contributions from Joe Hill and Owen King

Paperback 416 pages Twentieth Anniversary Edition with Contributions from Joe Hill and Owen King Part memoir, part masterclass by one of the bestselling authors of all time, this superb volume is ...
€14,95*

How To Be Well Read

John Sutherland Paperback 560 pages anging all the way from Aaron's Rod to Zuleika Dobson, via The Devil Rides Out and Middlemarch, literary connoisseur and sleuth John Sutherland offers his ver...
€14,95*

Dreyer's English: An Utterly Correct Guide to Clarity and Style

SoftbackBenjamin Dreyer An indispensable, New York Times-bestselling guide to the craft of writing from Random House's long-time copy chief and one of Twitter's leading language gurus. We all write, ...
€14,95*

Wordslut : A Feminist Guide to Taking Back the English Language

Amanda Montell Paperback 304 pages A brash, enlightening, and wildly entertaining feminist look at gendered language and the way it shapes us. The word bitch conjures many images, but it is most...
€16,95*

The Art of Verbal Warfare

Rik Smits Hardback 640 pages We use salty or artful language to win arguments, slander, cheat and bully, as well as to express feelings of joy or frustration and blow off steam. Rik Smits delves ...
€32,95*

First You Write a Sentence. The Elements of Reading, Writing... and Life.

Joe Moran Paperback 240 Pages Advanced maths has no practical use, and is understood by few. A symphony can be enjoyed, but created only by a genius. Good writing, however, can be written (and re...
€14,95*

Reading Like a Writer : A Guide for People Who Love Books and for Those Who Want to Write Them

Francine Prose Paperback 304 pages In her entertaining and edifying New York Times bestseller, acclaimed author Francine Prose invites you to sit by her side and take a guided tour of the tools a...
€16,95*

Bird by Bird : Instructions on Writing and Life

Anne Lamott Paperback 304 pages Bird by Bird is the bible of writing guides - a wry, honest, down-to-earth book that has never stopped selling since it was first published in the United States i...
€13,95*

Index, A History of the

Dennis Duncan Hardback 352 pages Perfect for book lovers, a delightful history of the wonders to be found in the humble book indexMost of us give little thought to the back of the book - it's jus...
€25,95*

Alex Bellos

The Language Lover's Puzzle Book

PaperbackAlex Bellos The Language Lover's Puzzle Book : Lexical perplexities and cracking conundrums from across the globe From the bestselling author of Alex's Adventures in Numberland and Can You ...
€13,95*

A Place For Everything

Judith Flanders Hardback 272 pages Once we've learned it as children, few of us think much of the alphabet and its familiar sing-song order. And yet the order of the alphabet, that simple knowl...
€23,95*
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