Anthologies

    Winsor McCay

    By Alexander Braun

    Paperback Save £2.34 = £9.66

    Adventures in Pajamas Little Nemo up, up, and away Meet Little Nemo, a diminutive hero of comic narrative, but one of the greatest dream voyagers of the 20th century. The master creation of Winsor McCay 1869-1934, restless sleeper Nemo inspired generations of artists with his weekly adventures from bed to...

    Spirit of the Horse

    By William Shatner

    Hardback Save £5.94 = £15.05

    This book captures the unique connection between humans and horses - and the power, courage, mindfulness, and healing that they can inspire in us.

    75 Years of DC Comics

    By Paul Levitz

    Paperback Save £17.54 = £32.45

    The Crown Jewel of Comics The DC universe as never seen before In 1935, DC Comics founder Major Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson published New Fun No. 1-the first comic book with all-new, original material-at a time when comic books were mere repositories for the castoffs of the newspaper strips. What was initially...

    Good Immigrant

    By Nikesh Shukla

    Paperback £7.85

    How does it feel to be constantly regarded as a potential threat, strip-searched at every airport? Or be told that, as an actress, the part you're most fitted to play is 'wife of a terrorist'? How does it feel to have words from your native language misused, misappropriated and used...

    Granta 139

    By Sigrid Rausing

    Paperback £10.25

    Moth

    By Catherine Burns

    Paperback £10.25

    From storytelling phenomenon The Moth: a collection about risk, courage, and facing the unknown, drawn from the best stories ever told on their stages. All These Wonders features voices both familiar and new. Storytellers include writer Jung Chang and comedian Louis C.K, as well as a hip hop 'one hit...

    Sorcerer's Apprentice

    Hardback Save £8.72 = £19.23

    A diverse new anthology that traces the meaning and magic of the sorcerer's apprentice tale throughout history "The Sorcerer's Apprentice" might conjure up images of Mickey Mouse from the Disney film Fantasia, or of Harry Potter. As this anthology reveals, however, "sorcerer's apprentice" tales--in which a young person rebels against,...

    Mission to the Volga

    By Ahmad Ibn Fadlan

    Paperback £12.98

    Earliest surviving instance of sustained first-person travel narrative in Arabic. "A compelling account which is, among other things, the earliest first-hand description of travel from the Muslim world." -Times Literary Supplement A pioneering text of peerless historical and literary value. In its pages, we move north on a diplomatic mission...

    Accounts of China and India

    By Abu Zayd Al-Sirafi

    Paperback £12.98

    The ninth and tenth centuries witnessed the establishment of a substantial network of maritime trade across the Indian Ocean, providing the real-life background to the Sinbad tales. "These accounts are full of fascination and wonder...[and] continue the contribution this excellent series is making towards integrating classics of Arabic into the...

    Beauty and the Beast

    By Maria Tatar

    Paperback Save £3.14 = £10.85

    Perhaps no fairy tale is as widely known as 'Beauty and the Beast' - and perhaps no fairy tale exists in as many variations. Nearly every culture tells the story in one fashion or another - such cultural phenomena as The Fault in Our Stars and Me Before You are...

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