Emma Carroll

Emma Carroll is an author from the Somerset Hills who has been called the 'Queen of Historical Fiction'. Her magical books for children offer a window into the past.

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  • Northanger Abbey

    £10.99

    Northanger Abbey

    Portraying social life in fashionable Bath and centred around Catherine Morland, this novel ridicules the popular tales of romance and terror and contrasts with these the normal realities of life.

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  • Fairy Tales

    £15.00

    Fairy Tales

    Hans Christian Andersen’s fairy tales originally appeared in batches each Christmas in the mid-19th century, and Spink’s English translation was first published in 1960. This edition has Heath Robinson’s illustrations, dating from 1899.

    £15.00
  • Surely You’re Joking, Mr Feynman!

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    Surely You’re Joking, Mr Feynman!

    Richard Feynman was one of the world’s greatest theoretical physicists. Over a period of years, Feynman’s conversations with his friend Ralph Leighton were first taped and then set down as they appear here, little changed from their spoken form, giving a wise, funny, passionate and totally honest self-portrait.

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  • Brodie’s Notes On Ben Jonson’s Volpone

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    Brodie’s Notes On Ben Jonson’s Volpone

    Aids English literature GCSE and A-Level students in their coursework projects and study of set texts by increasing understanding and enjoyment of the books. The book is designed to provide imaginative responses, and should stimulate independent critical appraisal of “Volpone” by Ben Jonson.

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    £19.99
  • The Secret History

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    The Secret History

    Under the influence of their charismatic classics professor, a group of clever, eccentric misfits at an elite New England college discover a way of thinking and living that is a world away from the humdrum existence of their contemporaries.

    £9.99
  • The Long and the Short and the Tall

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    The Long and the Short and the Tall

    The “Heinemann Plays” series offers contemporary drama and classic plays in durable classroom editions. Many have large casts and an equal mix of boy and girl parts. Set in the Malayan jungle in 1942, this play explores what happens when soldiers have to confront the reality of war.

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    £11.49