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ISBN: 9780856831966 - Hardback
This book examines the vital contribution made by the monarchy to the life of our country, and the close relationship that has always existed between the sovereign and ordinary people of Britain. Also revealed is the in-built sense of duty and service passed down the line to this present day.
ISBN: 9780856835018 - Paperback
“John Symons has done it again. This is a complex and deeply rewarding work. But don’t let that put you off! I loved the menace of the book and its tranquil resolution. I think it is a really great book. Like A Tear in the Curtain, it is about children, could be enjoyed by older children and is an absorbing read for adults. It also raises several important issues.”
William Wood, www.williamwoodswords.co.uk
Chosen for Autumn 2013 PEOPLE'S BOOK PRIZE COLLECTION for Fiction
ISBN: 9780856832956 - Paperback
'It takes a great imagination to write a novel - and it takes great technique to weave that seamlessly into an historical context. That is what ... John Stewart has done as his latest book hits the market ... and will be a great read.' Mark Bain, Newtownards Chronicle
ISBN: 9780856832321 - Hardback
This is Glasgow, rich in variety, seen through the twinkling eyes of a likeable cab-driver.
ISBN: 9780856832239 - Hardback
The surviving correspondence of four MacDougall chiefs provides an authentic record of the concerns of the family during a time of major change in the way of life in the Highlands, and of the impact of local, national and international events upon it.
ISBN: 9780856831591 - Paperback9780856831614 - Hardback
Something must be done, explain the authors. Governments will fail, unless they shake off the economic orthodoxy which is now one of the problems rather than the means to a solution.
ISBN: 9780856831652 - Paperback
With the ever-increasing tide of legislation from the European Commission and its overriding effect on English law, with the current debate on our monarchy, and indeed on all our ancient institutions, this is a very timely book.
ISBN: 9780856831911 - Hardback
The title of the book is taken from words addressed to the Sovereign during the coronation service which, the author points out, plays a much more important part in the life of our nation than is generally recognised.
ISBN: 9780856830976 - Hardback
The author examines the nature of sovereignty with particular reference to the British experience. He suggests that the role of the sovereign is not as limited as is generally thought.
Chosen for Spring 2013 PEOPLE'S BOOK PRIZE COLLECTION for Fiction
ISBN: 9780856832925 - Hardback
This is the story of three families, brought together and kept apart by terrible events. A Russian boy and Hungarian brother and sister spend an idyllic seaside holiday with an English family in August 1956, just before the Suez Crisis and the Hungarian Uprising intensify the Cold War and cut them off from each other.
Chosen for July 2009 PEOPLE'S BOOK PRIZE COLLECTION for Fiction
ISBN: 9780856832536 - Paperback
More an allegory than a novel, Visitors describes the impact of beings from a distant planet on the political, economic and spiritual life of Britain and the world
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