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  • Alistair Grim double – Odditorium and Odd Aquaticum
    Alistair Grim's Odd Aquaticum Grubb, the young apprentice at Alistair Grim’s Odditorium (a flying house of mechanical wonders) finds himself on the run, as all of London is convinced that Alistair Grim is a...
  • Alistair Grim's Odd Aquaticum
    Grubb, the young apprentice at Alistair Grim’s Odditorium (a flying house of mechanical wonders) finds himself on the run, as all of London is convinced that Alistair Grim is a villain. Grim, however, has come...
  • The Castle of Inside Out
    Lorina, a young schoolgirl, is led by a black rabbit through a wood to a magical land. There she finds a race of green people, who are all overworked, starving and subjected to the toxic fumes billowing out of...
  • Selected Writings
    “If the dream is a translation of waking life, waking life is also a translation of the dream.” René Magritte Available for the first time in an English translation, this selection gives non-Francophone...
  • Desire for Chocolate
    Winner of the Ramón Llull Prize 2014 Three women, three centuries and the same porcelain chocolate pot: Sara, the scion of a dynasty of chocolatiers from Barcelona, who prides herself on maintaining the...
  • Wabi-Sabi
    Living apart from his girlfriend Gabriela, university lecturer Samuel is shaken from his humdrum existence when he receives an enigmatic postcard from Japan and the unexpected visit at work of a girl trying to...
  • The New Teacher
    Mademoiselle Charlotte, the new teacher, is not like the others: she wears a large hat and a crumpled dress that make her look like a scarecrow, and she talks to a rock. The children think she is crazy at...
  • Remainder
    NOW A CRITICALLY ACCLAIMED FILM Traumatized by an accident which ‘involved something falling from the sky’ and leaves him eight and a half million pounds richer but hopelessly estranged from the world...
  • The Tower
    Amman, Jordan. As an ambitious digitization project gathers pace in a vast building outside Amman, some unpublished writings by Giordano Bruno – flawed genius of the late Renaissance, renegade philosopher...
  • The Summer of Broken Stories
    England, 1950s. While out playing in the woods, ten-year-old Mark meets a man living in an old railway carriage. Despite his wild appearance, the stranger, who introduces himself as Aubrey Hillyard, is...
  • The Emergency Zoo
    When the war comes, who will save the animals? It is late August 1939: Britain is on the brink of war, and preparations are under way to evacuate London’s children to the countryside. When twelve-year-old...
  • A Literary Tour of Italy
    An acclaimed author of novels and short stories, Tim Parks – who was described in a recent review as “one of the best living writers of English” – has delighted audiences around the world with his finely...
 
 
 
 
 
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