Books by Publisher: Jonathan Cape Ltd

    Swallows and Amazons

    By Arthur Ransome

    Hardback Save £4.34 = £12.65

    A master storyteller, sympathetically in touch with real children and their interests, has created characters who are accepted as friends by children everywhere, not to mention plots which are eminently plausible and unexpected.' SUNDAY TIMES, in an article listing Swallows and Amazons among '99 Best Books for Children.

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    By Friedrich Durrenmatt

    Paperback £7.25

    In The Visit original title Der Besuch der alten Dame, Claire Zachanassian, now a multimillion heiress and an older woman, returns to the impoverished town of her youth with a dreadful bargain: in exchange for returning the town to prosperity through her vast wealth, she wants the townspeople to kill...

    David Jones: Engraver, Soldier, Painter, Poet

    By Thomas Dilworth

    Hardback £17.46

    A Sunday Times / Mail on Sunday Book of the YearAs a poet, visual artist and essayist, David Jones is one of the great Modernists. Mostly, though, he was a complete and original poet-artist - sui generis, impossible to pigeon-hole - and that has led to the neglect of David...

    Max's First Suit

    By Rosemary Wells

    Other £3.99

    This story features Max the bunny toddler and his ever patient sister Ruby.

    Max's Toys

    By Rosemary Wells

    Other £3.99

    Another story featuring Max the bunny toddler , and his ever patient sister Ruby.

    Ten Frogs

    By Quentin Blake

    Hardback Save £1.14 = £7.85

    A collection of various animals who appear in increasing numbers throughout the book, from 1 crow through to 100 wasps, which are accompanied by English and French text.

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