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The Devil You Know: Encounters in Forensic Psychiatry

by Gwen Adshead (Author) , Eileen Horne (Author) Paperback 400 pages Dr Gwen Adshead is one of Britain's leading forensic psychiatrists. She treats serial killers, arsonists, stalkers, gang me...
€13,95*

Unwell Women

Elinor Cleghorn Paperback 496 pages Medicine carries the burden of its own troubling history. Over centuries, women's bodies have been demonised and demeaned until we feared them, felt ashamed of...
€13,95*

A History of Delusions

Victoria Shepherd Hardback 352 pages A History of Delusions : The Glass King, a Substitute Husband and a Walking Corpse The King of France - thinking he was made of glass - was terrified he...
€22,95*

Born to Be Hanged : The Epic Story of the Gentlemen Pirates Who Raided the South Seas, Rescued a Princess, and Stole a Fortune

Keith Thomson Hardback The year is 1680, in the heart of the Golden Age of Piracy, and more than three hundred daring, hardened pirates-a potent mix of low-life scallywags and a rare breed of gen...
€32,95*

Murder: The Biography

Hardcover Kate Morgan Totally gripping and brilliantly told, Murder: The Biography is a gruesome and utterly captivating portrait of the legal history of murder. The stories and the people involved i...
€22,50*

Rogues

Patrick Radden Keefe Paperback 348 pages...
€22,95*

The Facemaker : One Surgeon's Battle to Mend the Disfigured Soldiers of World War I

Lindsey Fitzharris Hardback The poignant story of the visionary surgeon who rebuilt the faces of the First World War's injured heroes, and in the process ushered in the modern era of plastic surge...
€25,95*

Banned Books

Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd Hardback 192 pages Immerse yourself in the stories behind the most shocking and infamous books ever published!Censorship of one form or another has existed al...
€16,95*

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

PaperbackRebecca Skloot With an introduction by author of The Tidal Zone, Sarah Moss Her name was Henrietta Lacks, but scientists know her as HeLa. Born a poor black tobacco farmer, her cancer cells ...
€12,95*

The History of Magic

PaperbackChris Gosden Three great strands of practice and belief run through human history: science, religion and magic. But magic - the idea that we have a connection with the universe - has develop...
€16,95*

The Last Days of Roger Federer : And Other Endings

Geoff Dyer Hardback 304 pages Much attention has been paid to so-called late style - but what about last style? When does last begin? How early is late? When does the end set in?In this endlessly...
€25,95*

The Outdoor Swimmers' Handbook

Kate Rew Hardback Capturing the freewheeling spirit, community and wisdom that defines The Outdoor Swimming Society movement, founder Kate Rew reveals everything you need to know to explore river...
€29,95*

Portable Magic: A History of Books and their Readers

Emma Smith Hardback 352 pages Most of what we say about books is really about the words inside them: the rosy nostalgic glow for childhood reading, the lifetime companionship of a much-loved nove...
€25,95*

Sam Knight

The Premonitions Bureau

Sam Knight Paperback 256 pages Premonitions are impossible. But they come true all the time. You think of a forgotten friend. Out of the blue, they call. But what if you knew that something...
€16,95*

You Don't Want to Know: The grisly, jaw-dropping and most macabre moments from history, nature and beyond

HardbackJames Felton With his trademark brand of bulldozer-banter, Twitter legend James Felton guides you through the most morbidly fascinating facts you'll then wish you could forget. Ever wondered ...
€16,95*

Nina Simones's Gum

HardbackWarren Ellis I hadn't opened the towel that contained her gum since 2013. The last person to touch it was Nina Simone, her saliva and fingerprints unsullied. The idea that it was still in he...
€25,00*

The Address Book: What Street Addresses Reveal about Identity, Race, Wealth and Power

PaperbackDeirdre Mask When most people think about street addresses they think of parcel deliveries, or visitors finding their way. But who numbered the first house, and where, and why? What can add...
€13,95*
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