Full-colour throughout The Rough Guide to New York" is the ultimate travel guide to one of the world's most iconic cities. With 30 years experience and our trademark 'tell it like it is' writing style "Rough Guides" cover all the basics with practical on-the-ground details as well as unmissable alternatives to the usual must-see sights. At the top of your to-pack list and guaranteed to get you value for money each guide also reviews the best accommodation and restaurants in all price brackets we know there are times for saving and times for splashing out. "The Rough Guide to New York features: over 50 colour-coded maps featuring every listing; area-by-area chapter highlights; more listings in outer boroughs with user friendly subway maps; Top 5 boxes; and things not to miss section. Make the most of your trip with "The Rough Guide to New York"."
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Knights, fierce battles and grand feasts. Be prince for a day. Richard tells his true story. A must if you followed his funeral.
Lonely Planet USA's National Parks is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you in all 59 of the USA's nationally protected lands. Catch the country's 'first sunrise' from the top of Cadillac Mountain in Acadia, take the drive of your life on the Going-to-the-Sun Road in Glacier, and climb the otherworldly rocks of Joshua Tree; all with your trusted travel companion. Discover USA's natural treasures and begin your journey now! Inside Lonely Planet USA's National Parks: Full-color trail and park maps and images throughout Highlights and itineraries help you tailor your trip to your personal needs and interests Insider tips to save time and money and get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots and being safe and responsible Essential info at your fingertips - hours of operation, phone numbers, websites,...
The first book in the bestselling Dan 'Spider' Shepherd series. Dan 'Spider' Shepherd is used to putting his life on the line. Working for an elite undercover squad he has lied cheated and conned in order to bring Britain's most wanted criminals to justice. But when a powerful drugs baron starts to kill off witnesses to his crimes Shepherd is given his most dangerous assignment yet. He has to go undercover in a top security prison a world where one wrong move will mean certain death. As Shepherd gambles everything to move in on his quarry he soon realises that the man he is hunting is even more dangerous than the police realise. And that he is capable of striking outside the prison walls and hitting Shepherd where it hurts most.
It's not as if Nel hadn't enough on her plate already: organising a farmers' market in the picturesque Paradise Fields and keeping track of her unnervingly beautiful teenage daughter - plus sorting out a houseful of animals - are quite enough to keep her busy. The last thing she needs is another complication in her life but when her old friend Sir Gerald dies and his son Pierce - accompanied by his glamorous American wife - takes possession of The Big House it seems that preserving the Fields is not on his list of priorities. Nel takes up arms determined to fight for the meadow and the market she loves. But whom can she trust? She's pretty sure her friends Sacha and Vivian are on her side but her sensible boyfriend Simon an estate agent is less encouraging. And then there's Jake the exaspering yet attractive stranger who kissed her under the mistletoe. Maybe she's been a not-so-merry widow...
Adele Parks bestselling author of ABOUT LAST NIGHT perfectly balances humour and heartbreak in this gripping novel of finding out what it truly means to find the love of your life...Georgina fell in love with Hugh the moment she first saw him aged just eighteen and she's never loved another man. Unfortunately for all that time he's been someone else's husband and father...After years of waiting on the side-lines Georgina finally gets him when his marriage breaks down. But her dream come true turns into a nightmare when she falls pregnant and Hugh makes it clear he's been there done that and doesn't want to do it all again. She has to believe Hugh has been worth the wait but Georgina can't help but ask herself is this baby bigger than the biggest love of her life?
Ten years on from Trainspotting Simon 'Sick Boy' Williamson is back in Edinburgh after a long spell in London. Having failed spectacularly as a hustler pimp husband father and businessman Sick Boy taps into an opportunity which to him represents one last throw of the dice. However to realise his dream of directing and producing a pornographic movie Sick Boy must team up with old pal and fellow exile Mark Renton and a motley crew that includes the city's favourite ex-aerated-water-salesman 'Juice' Terry Lawson. In the world of Porno however nothing is straightforward as Sick Boy and Renton find out that they have unresolved issues to address concerning the increasingly unhinged Frank Begbie the troubled drug-addled Spud but most of all with each other.
Michael Rosen’s best-loved picture book is rewritten as a drama for four voices, letting children join in and experience the classic story in a brand new way.
Level 2 Alex and friends are back in the sequel to Madagascar! Marooned on the island of Madagascar, the animals commandeer an old plane with a view to flying back to New York. Instead, the plane takes the zoo-raised posse back to their routes when it crash lands on the plains of Africa. #elt17 #popcornelt #eltreaders
In this hilarious book the irrepressible Fox in Socks teaches a baffled Mr. Knox some of the slickest quickest tongue-twisters in town. With his unique combination of hilarious stories zany pictures and riotous rhymes Dr. Seuss has been delighting young children and helping them learn to read for over fifty years. Creator of the wonderfully anarchic Cat in the Hat and ranked among the UK's top ten favourite children's authors Seuss is firmly established as a global best-seller with nearly half a billion books sold worldwide. As the first step in a major rebrand programme HarperCollins is relaunching 17 of Dr. Seuss's best-selling books including such perennial favourites as The Cat in the Hat Green Eggs and Ham and Fox in Socks. In response to consumer demand the bright new cover designs incorporate much needed guidance on reading levels with the standard paperbacks divided into three reading...
Medical May 2012 Ruby’s leap of faith…For paramedic Ruby Smith, high-risk rescues feel much less dangerous than falling (again!) for delicious Dr Jack Forbes – her ex turned new boss. Ruby’s finally ready to settle down, but it seems Jack’s just passing through. With unfinished business between them, Ruby must decide if it’s going to be fight or flight!
Yet again Mrs Anderson shows her incredible depth of human understanding in an engrossing and topical novel which revolves aqround the pertinent question of how to balance home life with work as Andy's job seems to leave him little time for his family. Andy and Lucy are two compelling and everyday people it is easy to relate to and while there is no definitive answer my sympathies did tend to lie mostly with Lucy. This author rarely fails toplease. Ten out of ten
A warm and highly entertaining account of Dietmar Hamman's personal story The Didi Man was a Sunday Times bestseller on hardback publication. Dietmar 'Didi' Hamann is a complete one-off. The foreigner with a Scouse accent. The German who now plays cricket for his local village team. The overseas footballer turned anglophile who fell deeply in love with the city of Liverpool its people and its eponymous football club. The classy midfielder had a long and distinguished playing career but it was his seven seasons at Anfield that marked him out forever as a true Liverpool legend. His cult status was secured when he came off the bench at half-time during the 2005 Champions League final in Istanbul to inspire his team to a dramatic come-back and spectacular European glory. The Didi Man is Hamann's story of his time on Merseyside at a football club which will always have a very special place in his heart.
With one of Texas’s most heinous serial killers on the loose, it’s Colby agent Joel’s sworn duty to protect single mum Laney. Getting a job at Laney’s High Noon bar is easy for Joel; but gaining her trust – and resisting her charms – is considerably harder…