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              Lord of the Flies: New Educational Edition
               

              Lord of the Flies: New Educational Edition (Paperback, Education Edition)

              By Golding, William

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              A teacher himself, the author clearly understood what excites and interests children. This is a story, with strong, sympathetic characters, but it also raises timeless and profound questions. It is a catalyst for discussion and analysis, not only concerning capabilities of humans... for good and evil and the fragility of moral inhibition, but beyond.
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              ISBN 9780571295715
              Released AU 28 Nov 2013
              Publisher Faber and Faber
              Interest Age 0-0 years
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              Long Way Down

              Long Way Down (Paperback, Main)

              By Reynolds, Jason; Illustrated by Priestley, Chris

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              Pressed our lips to thepavement and prayedthe boom, followed by the buzz of a bullet,didn't meet us.After Will's brother is shot in a gang crime, he knows the next steps. Only when the lift door opens, Buck walks in, Will's friend who died years ago.

              ISBN 9780571335121
              Released AU 29 Aug 2018
              Publisher Faber and Faber
              Interest Age Children
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              Lord of the Flies: adapted for the stage by Nigel Williams
               

              Lord of the Flies: adapted for the stage by Nigel Williams (Paperback, Main)

              By Williams, Nigel; Golding, William

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              A dramatization, suitable for schools and amateur dramatic groups, of Golding's bestselling novel. The book contains notes and diagrams for staging, including lighting and sound cues and a full properties list.

              ISBN 9780571160563
              Released AU 1 Jul 2005
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              The Legend of Podkin One-Ear
               

              The Legend of Podkin One-Ear (Paperback, Main)

              By Larwood, Kieran

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              A thick white blanket covers the wide slopes of the band of hills known as the Razorback Downs. Podkin is the son of a warrior chieftain. He knows that one day it will be up to him to lead his warren and guard it in times of danger. But for now, he's quite happy to laze around an...noying his older sister Paz, and playing with his baby brother Pook.
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              ISBN 9780571328260
              Released AU 23 Aug 2017
              Publisher Faber and Faber
              Interest Age Children
              Series The Five Realms
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              Kitty Peck and the Music Hall Murders

              Kitty Peck and the Music Hall Murders (Paperback, Main)

              By Griffin, Kate

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              Limehouse, 1880: Dancing girls are going missing from 'Paradise' - the criminal manor with ruthless efficiency by the ferocious Lady Ginger. Seventeen-year-old music hall seamstress Kitty Peck finds herself reluctantly drawn into a web of blackmail, depravity and murder when The ...Lady devises a singular scheme to discover the truth.
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              ISBN 9780571302697
              Released AU 30 Jul 2013
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              Interest Age 0-0 years
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              Julius Winsome

              Julius Winsome (Paperback, Main)

              By Donovan, Gerard

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              A tale that explores ideas of revenge and the threat of the wild, but one that is also a tender and heartbreaking paean to lost love. Julius Winsome lives in a cabin in the hunting heartland of the Maine woods, with only his books and his dog for company. That is until the mornin...g he finds that his dog has been shot dead, and not by accident.
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              ISBN 9780571235360
              Released AU 1 Aug 2007
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              The Beach (Screenplay)
               

              The Beach (Screenplay) (Paperback, Main)

              By Hodge, John; Garland, Alex

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              By the author of Shallow Grave , Trainspotting and A Life Less Ordinary , this screenplay is published to coincide with the release of the film, starring Leonardo Di Caprio.

              ISBN 9780571204861
              Released AU 1 Jul 2005
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              Assassinated Beauty: Photographs of the Manic Street Preachers

              Assassinated Beauty: Photographs of the Manic Street Preachers (Hardback, Main)

              By Cummins, Kevin

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              In the early nineties, a group of disaffected and fiercely political young men from the Welsh valleys exploded onto a British music scene still in thrall to rave and acid house. This is a selection of photographs of the most iconoclastic British band of the late twentieth century..., Manic Street Preachers.
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              ISBN 9780571312139
              Released AU 19 Nov 2014
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              Annihilation
               

              Annihilation (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Main)

              By Garland, Alex

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              Following on from the success of his thriller, Ex Machina, Alex Garland returns to cerebral sci-fi with his adaptation of Jeff VanderMeer's cult novel -a tale of a biologist attempting to uncover the mystery of her husband's disappearance into a restricted zone.What she and her f...ellow scientists discover is a world populated by mysterious life forms that might offer answers, but which exposes them to madness and death.Beside the screenplay, the book also includes 20 pages of behind-the-scenes photos.
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              ISBN 9780571346158
              Released AU 23 May 2018
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              Perfecting Sound Forever: An Aural History of Recorded Music
               

              Perfecting Sound Forever: An Aural History of Recorded Music (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Milner, Greg

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              In 1915, Thomas Edison proclaimed that he could record a live performance and reproduce it perfectly, shocking audiences who found themselves unable to tell whether what they were hearing was an Edison Diamond Disc or a flesh-and-blood musician. Today, the equation is reversed. W...hereas Edison proposed that a real performance could be rebuilt with absolute perfection, Pro Tools and digital samplers now allow musicians and engineers to create the illusion of performances that never were. In between lies a century of sonic exploration into the balance between the real and the represented. Tracing the contours of this history, Greg Milner takes us through the major breakthroughs and glorious failures in the art and science of recording. An American soldier monitoring Nazi radio transmissions stumbles onto the open yet revolutionary secret of magnetic tape. Japanese and Dutch researchers build a first-generation digital audio format and watch as their compact disc is marketed by the music industry as the second coming of Edison yet derided as heretical by analog loyalists. The music world becomes addicted to volume in the nineties and fights a self-defeating loudness war to get its fix. From Les Paul to Phil Spector to King Tubby, from vinyl to pirated CDs to iPods, Milner pulls apart musical history to answer a crucial question: Should a recording document reality as faithfully as possible, or should it improve upon or somehow transcend the music it records? The answers he uncovers will change the very way we think about music.
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              ISBN 9780865479388
              Released AU 25 May 2010
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