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  • Around The World In 80 Days

    Around The World In Eighty Days is the romantic tale of the adventures of Englishman Phineas Fogg and his French valet, Passepartout, who take on a bet that they can circumnavigate the world in eighty days. Five Weeks In A Balloon vividly describes the adventures of an English scientists and his two companions as they cross Africa by balloon.

  • eternity code
    Artemis has constructed a super-computer from stolen fairy technology.  In the wrong hands, it could be fatal for humans and fairies alike.  But Artemis has a brilliant plan.  He's not going to use it.  He's just going to show it to a ruthless American businessman with Mafia connections. He'll have his bodyguard Butler with him.  What could possibly go wrong?
  • Artificial Things
    A short story volume, including: The Lake Was Full of Artificial Things; The Poplar Street Study; Face Value; The Dragon's Head; The War of the Roses; Contention; Recalling Cinderella; Other Planes; The Bog People; Wild Boys (Variations on a Theme); The View From Venus; Praxis.
  • As Man Becomes Machine
    A presentation of revolutionary evidence that Man and Machine will cease to be separate in the future.  This is more than mere speculation - the current generation of robots can see, learn, talk - think Google Mini- and may even feel. Artificial organs and prosthetics are being created to replace deficient natural ones. Current work on electronic stimulation, biofeedback techniques, telefactors and prosthesis is bringing us to the time when science fiction and science fact merge.
  • assassins apprentice
    Volume I of The Farseer Trilogy. Fitz, a royal bastard,is cast out into the world with only his magical link with animals for solace and companionship.  But when Fitz is adopted into the royal household, he must give up his old ways and learn a life of weaponry, scribing, courtly manner and how to secretly kill a man.  Meanwhile, raiders ravage the coasts, leaving the people Forged and soulless.  Fitz has to face his first terrifying mission, not only a risk to his target, but also to himself.  For Fitz is a threat to the throne, but he may also be the key to the future of the kingdom.
  • at the villa rose

    Harry Wethermill has fallen in love at first sight with the beautiful Celia,, a young woman of dubious background who has turned up in Aux-les-Bains as companion to the ostentatious, jewel-flaunting Madame  Dauvray - who is found  strangled in her sitting room - with no trace of the jewels. Wethermill and his friend Mr. Ricardo enlist the help of French detective Hanaud, in the hope of clearing Celia - but as the investigation progresses, it looks likely to seal her doom.

  • bare nell
    Little Nell Luscombe padding naked and tanned in her native Devon streets was the delight of the local GIs.  Growing up, she learnt that there was a good living to be made from her substantial charms.  From servicing the Weymouth fishermen, she progressed to the peak of her profession, running a high class establishment - all tastes catered for - at Westminister.  A modern Moll Flanders, a girl no better than she ought to be and doing very nicely, thank you!
  • bellwether
    Sandra Foster studies fads - from Barbie dolls to the grunge look - how they start and what they mean. Bennett O'Reilly is a chaos theorist studying monkey group behaviour.  They both work for the HiTek Coporation, strangers until a misdelivered package brings them together. A moment of synchronicity - if not serendipity - which leads them into a chaotic system of their own, complete with a million dollar research grant, cafe latte, tattoos and a series of unlucky coincidences that leaves Bennett monkeyless, fundless and nearly jobless. Sandra intercedes with a flock of sheep and an idea for a joint project - after all, what better animal to study both chaos theory and herd mentality? But scientific study is rarely straightforward...
  • Below Stairs
    These are the REAL below-stairs stories from the time of servants, lords, ladies and the great divide between Upstairs and Downstairs.  Margaret Powell was originally interviewed on radio in the late sixties to talk about her life as a servant and the response was so intense that it spawned a series of books of her experiences.  Read about the household where she had to iron the bootlaces, and the guest who kept hot potatoes in her cleavage...not to mention the gentleman who like to stroke the housemaid's curlers (!).  You couldn't invent these stories.