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Road to Little Dribbling

Paperback, 07/04/2016, €12.50
Marking the twentieth anniversary of Notes from a Small Island, the author makes a brand-new journey round Britain to see what has changed. He gives us an acute and perceptive insight into all that is best and worst about Britain.

Skyfaring

Paperback, 02/06/2016, €12.75
€10.99
Think back to when you first flew. When you looked down on a new world, captured simply and perfectly through a window fringed with ice. In this book, the author shares his irrepressible love of flying, on a journey from day to night, from new ways of mapmaking and the poetry of physics to the names of winds and the nature of clouds.

The Year of Living Danishly: Uncovering the Secrets of the World's Happiest Country

Paperback, 03/12/2015, €12.75
Denmark is officially the happiest nation on Earth, so when journalist Helen Russell finds herself spending a year in rural Jutland, she decides she'll do all she can to uncover the secrets of the Danes' happiness. But will the long, dark winters and pickled herring take their toll?

Deep South

Paperback, 03/03/2016, €14.20
€11.99
Deep South of America is a place of contradictions. There is the warm, open spirit of the soul food cafes, found in every town, no matter how small. There is the ruined grandeur of numberless ghostly towns, long abandoned by the industries that built them. This book is about this place.

Heat

Paperback, 19/05/2016, €11.35
€9.99
Britain's most famous adventurer and bestselling author Ranulph Fiennes' book on extreme heat

Wandering Ireland's Wild Atlantic Way: From Banba's Crown to World's End: 2016

14/03/2016, €12.99
Following the spirit of the world's longest coastal driving route, Paul Clements sets out on a meandering journey to discover the real west of Ireland. Along the way he encounters memorable characters living on the Atlantic edge and presents a unique portrait of their lives.

Into Thin Air: A Personal Account of the Everest Disaster

Paperback, 01/07/2011, €12.75
Jon Krakauer's acclaimed account of a disastrous expedition on Mt Everest

A Journey into Russia

Paperback, 01/09/2015, €14.20
In A Journey into Russia Jens Muhling shows us a country whose customs, contradictions, absurdities and attractions are still largely unknown beyond its borders.

From the Holy Mountain: A Journey in the Shadow of Byzantium

Paperback, 05/05/1998, €15.60
A rich blend of history and spirituality, adventure and politics, laced with the thread of black comedy familiar to readers of William Dalrymple's previous work.

Made in America

Paperback, 02/04/1998, €12.75
An entertaining, anecdotal look at the origins of language and ideas in the USA. Bryson explains why two bicycle repairmen from Ohio succeeded in mastering manned flight, why the assassination of President Garfield led to the invention of air conditioning, and many other improbable but true facts.