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The following books are available in Letters, Essays & Quotations (748 titles):


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The Black Swan: The Impact Of The Highly Improbable by Nassim Nicholas Taleb (More from this author). Added: In the last week

 A black swan is an event, positive or negative, that is deemed improbable yet causes massive consequences. In this groundbreaking and prophetic book, Taleb shows in a playful way that Black Swan... read more


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Eats, Shoots And Leaves by Lynne Truss (More from this author). Added: In the last week

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Love All The People: Letters, Lyrics, Routines by Bill Hicks (More from this author). Added: In the last week

In 1993, network executives abruptly cut the final appearance of comedian Bill Hicks - a scathing tirade of digs on the Pope and the pro-life movement - from an episode of The Late Show with David... read more


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Nothing...Except My Genius by Oscar Wilde (More from this author). Added: In the last week

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Tragically I Was An Only Twin: The Comedy Of Peter Cook by Peter Cook (More from this author). Added: In the last week

To his many friends as well as his legion of fans, Peter Cook was quite simply the funniest man ever. His unique gifts and the way he led the transformation of British comedy (from music hall to... read more


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The Meaning Of Tingo by Adam Jacot De Boinod (More from this author). Added: In the last week

What began as a fortuitous discovery, when BBC researcher Adam Jacot de Boinod noticed that an Albanian dictionary contained 27 different words each for eyebrows and mustache, has become, after his... read more


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The Works 5: Every Kind Of Poem, From An Alphabet Of Poets, That You Will Ever Need For The Literacy Hour by Paul Cookson (More from this author). Added: In the last week

This is a big fat book containing a whole alphabet of poets. It features 250 poems, each by a different poet - some very much alive and some not, some very well-known indeed and some not - all... read more


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Lines On The Underground: An Anthology For London Travellers by Dorothy Meade, Tatiana Wolff (More from this author). Added: In the last week

This text is intended as a travelling companion to "Poems on the Underground", tracing the progress of each line and presenting, station by station, an appropriate extract from London's history of... read more


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Wit by Des MacHale (More from this author). Added: In the last month

So begins Wit, a collection of hilarious quotes from the famous and infamous by author Des MacHale. MacHale has been collecting quotes over the past 20 years from books, magazines, newspapers,... read more


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Superfreakonomics: Global Cooling, Patriotic Prostitutes And Why Suicide Bombers Should Buy Life Insurance by Steven D. Levitt, Stephen J. Dubner (More from this author). Added: In the last month

The New York Times bestselling Freakonomics was a worldwide sensation, selling more than four million copies in thirty-five languages and changing the way we look at the world. Steven D. Levitt... read more


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The World According To The Man In The Pub by Robert Anwood (More from this author). Added: In the last month

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How Not To Grow Up: A Coming Of Age Memoir. Sort Of. by Richard Herring (More from this author). Added: In the last month

Comedian Richard Herring has a major problem. He's about to turn 40 and hasn't seen it coming. He's not married, doesn't have a proper job or 2.4 children. But now, finally, it looks as if the world... read more


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The Baghdad Blog by Pax Salam (More from this author). Added: In the last month

In September 2002, a young Iraqi calling himself "Salam Pax" began posting accounts of everyday life in Baghdad onto the Internet. Written in English, these bulletins contained everything from... read more


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Dawn Of The Dumb: Dispatches From The Idiotic Frontline by Charlie Brooker (More from this author). Added: In the last month

Polite, pensive, mature, reserved ...Charlie Brooker is none of these things and less. Rude, unhinged, outrageous, and above all funny, "Dawn of the Dumb" is essential reading for anyone with a brain... read more


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"Wuthering Heights" (York Notes Advanced) by Emily Bronte (More from this author). Added: In the last month

York Notes Advanced offer a fresh and accessible approach to English Literature. This market-leading series has been completely updated to meet the needs of today's A-level and undergraduate... read more


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Other People's Trades (Abacus Books) by Primo Levi (More from this author). Added: In the last month

An extraordinary collection of powerful, elegant essays and a stunning portrait of a warm and humorous man writing on some of the things that interest him most.


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Mondegreens: A Book Of Mishearings by Jacquie Wines (More from this author). Added: In the last month

A mondegreen is a word or phrase which, when spoken or sung, is misheard as another word or phrase, often resulting in a hilarious outcome. Most people have heard of the famous mondegreen, 'send... read more


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Notes From A Big Country by Bill Bryson (More from this author). Added: In the last month

Here's a fact for you. According to the latest "Abstract of the UnitedStates", every year more than 400,00 Americans suffer injuries involving beds,mattresses or pillows...That is more people than... read more


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I Feel Bad About My Neck: And Other Thoughts On Being A Woman by Nora Ephron (More from this author). Added: In the last month

With her disarming, intimate, completely accessible voice, and dry sense of humor, Nora Ephron shares with us her ups and downs in I Feel Bad About My Neck, a candid, hilarious look at women who are... read more


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York Notes On Geoffrey Chaucer's "Merchant's Tale" by G. Chaucer (More from this author). Added: In the last month

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