Faber & Faber Adult Summer 2016

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    Aeneid Book VI Hardcover Seamus Heaney 9780571327317 $31.99 SOCIAL SCIENCE Jun 28, 2016
    Heaney’s final work, a beautiful new version of the Aeneid.In a momentous publication, Seamus Heaney’s translation of Book VI of the Aeneid, Virgil’s epic poem composed sometime between 29 and 19 BC, follows the hero, Aeneas, on his descent into the underworld. In Stepping Stones, a book of interviews conducted by Dennis O’Driscoll, Heaney acknowledged the importance of the poem to his writing, noting that ’there’s one Virgilian journey that has indeed been a constant presence, and that is Aeneas’ venture into the underworld. The motifs in Book... + Read More
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    The Long Count A John Q Mystery Paperback J.M. Gulvin 9780571323784 $27.99 FICTION Jun 28, 2016
    A Texas Ranger. A burnt our asylum. A disputed suicide.In The Long Count, the first book of JM Gulvin’s masterful new crime series, we meet Ranger John Quarrie as he is called to the scene of an apparent suicide by a fellow war veteran. Although the local police want the case shut down, John Q is convinced that events aren’t quite so straightforward.When his hunch is backed up by the man’s son, Isaac—just back from Vietnam, and convinced his father was murdered—they start to look into a series of other violent incidents in the area, including a... + Read More
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    Stallo Here be Monsters? Paperback Stefan Spjut 9780571296804 $18.99 FICTION Jun 28, 2016
    A terrifying supernatural thriller for fans of Let the Right One In, The Passage, and Salem’s Lot.In the summer of 1978 a young boy disappears without trace from a summer cabin in the woods. His mother claims that he was abducted by a giant. The boy is never found.The previous year, in the Sarek National Park, Laponia, a wildlife photographer takes a strange picture from his small airplane, of a bear running over the marshes. On its back sits a creature. It looks like a small monkey, but the photographer claims he has taken his first picture of... + Read More
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    Run, Ride, Sink or Swim A year in the exhilarating and addictive world of women's triathlon Paperback Lucy Fry 9780571313150 $18.99 SPORTS & RECREATION Jun 28, 2016
    Three sports in one event? Triathletes must be crazy, right?At the age of thirty-one, Lucy Fry was pretty certain she knew her limits. And here’s how she felt about the component parts of triathlon: swimming—fairly terrifying, especially in open water. Cycling—brilliant when done on a stationery bike, indoors. Running—sometimes fantastic, sometimes hideous. But as increasing numbers of her female friends continued to sign up to tri, Lucy couldn’t help wondering: what was it about this exhausting pursuit that women seemed to find so magical, so ... + Read More
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    Multitudes Eleven Stories Paperback Lucy Caldwell 9780571313501 $27.99 FICTION Jun 28, 2016
    Multitudes is the beautiful debut story collection from the acclaimed, prize-winning novelist and playwright Lucy Caldwell.From Belfast to London and back again the ten stories that comprise Caldwell’s first collection explore the many facets of growing up—the pain and the heartache, the tenderness and the joy, the fleeting and the formative—or ’the drunkenness of things being various’. Stories of longing and belonging, they culminate with the heart-wrenching and unforgettable title story.
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    The News from Waterloo The Race to Tell Britain of Wellington's Victory Paperback Brian Cathcart 9780571315260 $21.99 HISTORY Jun 28, 2016
    A wonderful historical caper, telling the farcical tale of attempts to be the first to break the news of the British victory at Waterloo.The Duke of Wellington’s victory over Napoleon in 1815 at Waterloo ensured British dominance for the rest of the nineteenth century. It took three days and two hours for word to travel from Belgium in a form that people could rely upon.This is a tragi-comic midsummer’s tale that begins amidst terrible carnage and weaves through a world of politics and military convention, enterprise and roguery, frustration, ... + Read More
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    Animal An Autobiography of a Female Body Paperback Sara Pascoe 9780571325221 $27.99 SOCIAL SCIENCE Jun 28, 2016
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    Under the Tump Sketches of Real Life on the Welsh Borders Paperback Oliver Balch 9780571311958 $31.99 TRAVEL Jun 28, 2016
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    Good Night and Good Riddance How Thirty-Five Years of John Peel Helped to Shape Modern Life Paperback David Cavanagh 9780571327898 $27.99 MUSIC Jun 28, 2016
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    Pearl Hardcover Simon Armitage 9780571302956 $31.99 LITERARY COLLECTIONS Jun 28, 2016
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    The Curiosities Paperback Christopher Reid 9780571322961 $22.99 POETRY Jun 28, 2016
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    Selected Poems Paperback Jamie Mckendrick 9780571327294 $27.99 POETRY Jun 28, 2016
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    Samuel Taylor Coleridge Hardcover Samuel Taylor Coleridge 9780571328796 $22.00 POETRY Jun 28, 2016
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    John Clare Hardcover John Clare 9780571328741 $22.00 POETRY Jun 28, 2016
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    Thomas Hardy Hardcover Thomas Hardy 9780571328758 $22.00 POETRY Jun 28, 2016
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    William Wordsworth Hardcover William Wordsworth 9780571328789 $22.00 POETRY Jun 28, 2016
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    John Keats Hardcover John Keats 9780571328765 $22.00 POETRY Jun 28, 2016
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    Selected Poems of Edward Thomas Hardcover Edward Thomas 9780571328772 $22.00 POETRY Jun 28, 2016
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    One Thousand Things Worth Knowing Paperback Paul Muldoon 9780571316052 $22.99 POETRY Jun 28, 2016
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    Black Water Paperback Louise Doughty 9780571278664 $27.99 FICTION Jul 26, 2016
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    Golden Hill Hardcover Francis Spufford 9780571225194 $35.99 FICTION Jun 28, 2016
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    Psychedelia and Other Colours Paperback Rob Chapman 9780571282746 $37.99 MUSIC Sep 26, 2017
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    Paradime Paperback Alan Glynn 9780571316229 $27.99 FICTION Jun 28, 2016
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    The Jump If you got to live your life over, what would you do different? Paperback Doug Johnstone 9780571321582 $16.99 FICTION Jun 28, 2016
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    Berlin Red Paperback Sam Eastland 9780571322367 $27.99 FICTION Jun 28, 2016
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    A Long Way to Shiloh Paperback Lionel Davidson 9780571326853 $18.99 FICTION Sep 20, 2016
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    Pimp State The sex industry myths derailing equality Paperback Kat Banyard 9780571278220 $27.99 SOCIAL SCIENCE Jul 26, 2016
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    Young Napier Hardcover Andrew Lambert 9780571231584 $42.95 HISTORY Aug 28, 2018
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    I Am Dogboy The Underworld Diaries Hardcover Karl Hyde 9780571328659 $60.00 MUSIC Dec 13, 2016

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