Summer Sale

Here are some of the highlights from our big summer sale, which will be running throughout July and August. We've selected hundreds of titles to sell at half-price. Mainly, these are single copies, so as they sell out, we'll be replacing them with others, and the selection will be constantly changing. Come and visit us in Bury Place and have a rummage: these offers are only available at the shop.

Berlin Tales

edited by Helen Constantine, translated by Lyn Marven

From the publisher:

Twenty years after the fall of the Berlin Wall, this attractive collection of translated stories evokes the many transformations the city has undergone. Including both ...

Music and Politics

John Street

From the publisher:

It is common to hear talk of how music can inspire crowds, move individuals and mobilise movements. We know too of how governments can live in fear of its effects, censor its ...

The New Imperialism

David Harvey

From the publisher:

Is it a sign of strength or of weakness that the US has suddenly shifted from a politics of consensus to one of coercion on the world stage? What was really at stake in the ...

Stick Man

Julia Donaldson, illustrated by Axel Scheffler

From the publisher:

“Stick Man lives in the family tree With his Stick Lady Love and their stick children three.” But it’s dangerous being a Stick Man. A dog wants to play with him, a swan ...