Books by Publisher: Jonathan Cape Ltd

    Butcher, Blacksmith, Acrobat, Sweep

    By Peter Cossins

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    Full of adventure, mishaps and audacious attempts at cheating, the first Tour de France in 1903 was a colourful affair. Peter Cossins takes us through the inaugural Tour de France, painting a nuanced portrait of France in the early 1900s, to see where the greatest sporting event of all began.

    1966

    By Bobby Charlton

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    Sir Bobby Charlton, England's greatest ever player, was there on the pitch. Now, half a century on, Sir Bobby looks back on the most glorious moment of his life and England's greatest sporting achievement. He tells us what it was like to be part of Sir Alf Ramsey's team, his...

    Missing Fay

    By Adam Thorpe

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    The story of her last few days before she vanishes is interwoven with the varied lives of six locals - whether aware or unaware of her presence or absence, all touched in life-changing ways. Sheena, middle-aged and single, running a kiddies' clothes shop, is sexually entangled with the peculiar Gavin,...

    Idiot

    By Elif Batuman

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    'I loved it and could have read a thousand more pages of it.' - Emma ClineSelin, a tall, highly strung Turkish-American from New Jersey turns up at Harvard and finds herself dangerously overwhelmed by the challenges and possibilities of adulthood.

    Pale Rider

    By Laura Spinney

    Hardback Save £7.54 = £17.46

    With a death toll of between 50 and 100 million people and a global reach, the Spanish flu of 1918-1920 was the greatest human disaster, not only of the twentieth century, but possibly in all of recorded history. The author recounts the story of the pandemic, tracing it from Alaska...

    Spellbook of the Lost and Found

    By Moira Fowley-Doyle

    Paperback Save £0.74 = £7.25

    One stormy summer night, Olive and her best friend, Rose, begin to lose things. It starts with simple items like hair clips and jewellery, but soon it's clear that Rose has lost something bigger; Like Rose, they're mourning losses - and holding tight to secrets. Unless it's leading them towards...

    Angel Hill

    By Michael Longley

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    The Shepherd\'s Crown: Gift Edition

    By Terry Pratchett

    Hardback Save £2.74 = £10.25

    A SHIVERING OF WORLDSDeep in the chalk, something is stirring. Tiffany Aching feels it in her boots - an old enemy is gathering strength.This is a time of endings and beginnings, a blurring of edges.Tiffany must summon all the witches to stand with her. To protect the land, her land.There...

    Wintersmith

    By Terry Pratchett

    Paperback Save £0.74 = £7.25

    But she likes them . . . Just as she likes Roland . . . According to her friend Daft Wullie, if Tiffany kisses the Wintersmith an awful thought, her nose turns blue and fall off. According to the witches, if she doesn't shake off her admirer, there will never...

    Hat Full of Sky

    By Terry Pratchett

    Paperback £7.25

    Tiffany Aching is going `into service': to be a lady, no less, a maid in a big house.But making friends with fellow witches is always difficult when an invisible-being-that-cannot-be-killed takes over your body - stealing money, and threatening violence. A Nac Mac Feegle of course - the rudest type of...

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