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  • Hello Friend We Missed You

    Hello Friend We Missed You
    av Richard Owain Roberts

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781912681495

    HELLO FRIEND WE MISSED YOU is a deeply poignant and bleakly comic debut novel about loneliness, the 'violent revenge thriller' category on Netflix, solipsism, rural gentrification, Jack Black, and learning to exist in the least excruciating way poss…

  • The Long Revolution

    The Long Revolution
    av Raymond Williams

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781908069719

    Raymond Williams was one of the world's leading cultural critics. With this book, Williams brilliantly documents the exciting birth of the popular press, and explores the growth of the reading public in English-speaking culture in Western Society. T…

  • The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde as Told to Carl Jung by an Inmate of Broadmoor Asylum

    The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde as Told to Carl Jung by an Inmate of Broadmoor Asylum
    av Ryan Mark

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781906998585

    Mark Ryan's brilliant reinvention of Robert Louis Stephenson's Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde. Carl Jung introduces the audience to an inmate of Broadmoor Asylum, known only as Mr Hyde. Through a series of interviews, Jung attempts to underst…

  • Arrest Me for I Have Run Away

    Arrest Me for I Have Run Away
    av Stevie Davies

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781910901809

    Arrest Me For I Have Run Away is a stunning short story collection on human nature and identity. Stevie Davies' latest work, it is bound to captivate and charm the reader.

  • Border Country

    Border Country
    av Raymond Williams

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781902638812

    Harry Price has worked for years as a railway signalman in the Welsh border village of Glynmawr. Now he has had a stroke, and his son, Matthew, a lecturer at Oxford, returns to the close-knit community that he left. As Harry lies in silent pain in h…

  • The House of the Deaf Man

    The House of the Deaf Man
    av Peter Kristufek

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781909844278

    Alfonz Trnovsky, a genial and respected general practitioner in Breany, a small (fictitious) town in western Slovakia, spent his whole life pretending to be radiantly happy and contented, while the reality was quite different. He turned a deaf ear t…

  • Maestro, the Magistratethe Mathematician

    Maestro, the Magistratethe Mathematician
    av Tendai Huchu

    Pocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781910409985

    The Magistrate tries to create new memories and roots, fusing a wandering exploration of Edinburgh with music. The Maestro, a depressed, quixotic character, sinks out of the real world into the fantastic world of literature. The Mathematician, full…

  • Black Parade

    Black Parade
    av Jack Jones

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781906998141

    One of Merthyr's Victorian brickyard girls, Saran watches the world parade past her doorstep on the banks of the stinking and rat-infested Morlais Brook: the fair-day revellers; the chapel-goers and the funeral processions. She never misses a trip t…

  • Seven Days

    Seven Days
    av Nathan Munday

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781912109005

    Seven Days is a story of adventure and spirituality as father and son travel the "Rue du Bonjour" across the pilgrim route of the high Pyrenees.It is a journey with a writer grappling with some of the questions of modern life, his love for the mount…

  • The Tradition

    The Tradition
    av Peter Lord

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781910409626

    Peter Lord surveys the evolution of the visual culture of Wales from the Renaissance to the end of the twentieth century in this new, single-volume history. Written for everyone with an interest in the art and history of Wales, the volume illustrate…

  • Moving On

    Moving On

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781912681051

    Moving On bristles with the talent of writers from Zimbabwe. This collection brings together twenty of Zimbabwe's finest storytellers, from within the country and without.

  • A Dirty Broth

    A Dirty Broth

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781912681716

    A Dirty BrothEarly Twentieth-Century Welsh Plays in EnglishEdited by David CottisWith an introduction by David Cottis and Alyce von Rothkirch When Caradoc Evans' play Taffy was first performed in London, the Western Mail reviewer described it as 'li…

  • And Suddenly You Find Yourself

    And Suddenly You Find Yourself
    av Natalie Ann Holborow

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781910901953

    The poems in this collection explore what it means to be human: where the mythological meets the modern, where fairytales, family and revenge collide, and a haunting mix of love, loss, desire, fear and revenge that is unafraid to unsettle the reader…

  • Fireball

    Fireball
    av Tyler Keevil

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781908069788

    Four friends. One intensely hot summer that will change their lives forever. When a group of hedonistic teenagers save a woman from drowning they become unlikely local heroes, but their celebrity becomes the focus for first envy, then harassment. Fi…

  • The Tower

    The Tower
    av T. Hughes

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781902638362

    In seven prose pieces, this collection depicts the breakdown of human relationships among Anglesey characters who live in the shadow of a tower that throws its shadow over them.

  • The Golden Orphans

    The Golden Orphans
    av Gary Raymond

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781912109135

    `A sharp, pacy novel that has all the best hallmarks of the literary thriller...'Patrick McguinessWithin the dark heart of an abandoned city, on an island once torn by betrayal and war, lies a terrible secret...Francis Benthem is a successful artist…

  • Burrard Inlet

    Burrard Inlet
    av Tyler Keevil

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781910409978

    Winner of the Writers' Trust of Canada Journey Prize Longlisted for the Edge Hill Short Story Prize, Burrard Inlet is the body of water that divides Vancouver's North Shore from the rest of the Lower Mainland. In this collection of award-winning sto…

  • Flight of Sarah Battle

    Flight of Sarah Battle
    av Alix Nathan

    Pocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781910409602

    The Flight of Sarah Battle is set in the turbulent last decade of the eighteenth century in a London where riot constantly rumbles and Bartholomew Fair entertains, and against the promises and excitement of Philadelphia, where new building, hope and…

  • The Loneliness of the Long Distance Book Runner

    The Loneliness of the Long Distance Book Runner
    av Bill Rees

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781906998929

    Imagine a life of adventure, set in the world of second-hand books: finding a valuable first edition gathering dust on a Parisian pub shelf, opening bookshops in Montpellier, Paris, Bangor, trading books with a holidaying Ian McEwan or Alan Sillitoe…

  • Make Room for the Jester

    Make Room for the Jester
    av Stead Jones

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781906998271

    With a foreword by Phillip Pullman, Make Room for the Jesteris a haunting journey from the edge of childhood into a threatening adult world. Lew Morgan and Gladstone Williams are two friends trying to make sense of their lives over a long hot summer…

  • So Long Hector Bebb

    So Long Hector Bebb
    av Ron Berry

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781902638805

    A year out of the game for a fight gone wrong, Hector Bebb, a boxer from Cymmer, south Wales, is ready to make a comeback, confident that he's got himself under control. Those around him aren't so sure, and their fears are justified as, second time…

  • Tree of Crows

    Tree of Crows
    av Lewis Davies

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780952155836

    A brooding, murder mystery that hinges on the dark edges of imagination. A death on the mountain but no body, only rumours. Elan has been missing for two years. Her people presume she has abandoned the mountain to live with the Travellers who collec…

  • Brenda Chamberlain Artist and Writer

    Brenda Chamberlain Artist and Writer

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781912681068

    Brenda Chamberlain lived a life of artistic engagement with the world. She published a compelling body of literary work and held solo exhibitions in London and Wales, while her work was shown in over thirty group shows. Her brilliance was mirrored b…

  • The Night Circus and Other Stories

    The Night Circus and Other Stories
    av Ursula Kovalyk

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781912681044

    Blending the naturalistic and the fabulistic, these elusive, delicate stories fold fable and fairy tale into the everyday, domestic settings of kitchen, garden, car. Women love, and lose, strange creatures they find by the garden gate; dream dogs ar…

  • Rocking the Boat

    Rocking the Boat
    av Prof. Angela V. John

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781912109500

    This insightful and revealing collection of essays focuses on seven Welsh women who, in a range of imaginative ways, resisted the status quo in Wales, England and beyond during the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Written by an acclaimed biograph…

  • The Journey is Home

    The Journey is Home
    av John Sam Jones

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781912681747

    In this clear and absorbing memoir John Sam Jones writes of a life lived on the edge.It's a story of journeys and realisation, of acceptance and joy.From a boyhood on the coast of Wales to a traumatic period as an undergraduate inAberystwyth, and on…

  • This September Sun

    This September Sun
    av Bryony Rheam

    Pocket - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781906998530

    Winner of the Best First Book Award at Zimbabwe International Book Fair 2010. Ellie is a shy girl growing up in post-Independence Zimbabwe, longing for escape from the confines of small-town life. When she eventually moves to Britain, her wish seems…

  • The Great God Pan, The Shining Pyramid and The White People

    The Great God Pan, The Shining Pyramid and The White People
    av Arthur Machen

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781906998165

    An experiment into the sources of the human brain through the mind of a young woman has gone horribly wrong. She has seen the great god Pan and will die giving birth to a daughter. Twenty years later feted society hostess Helen Vaughan becomes the s…

  • Dial M for Merthyr

    Dial M for Merthyr
    av Rachel Trezise

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781905762125

    Rachel Trezise grew up listening to the rock behemoths of the late 1980s and harbouring an ambition to write a warts 'n' all rockumentary. At a rock gig in a Rhondda pub, she discovered Midasuno; a gaggle of Merthyr kids with a ton of conviction and…

  • Leading to Texas-2

    Leading to Texas-2
    av Aled Smith

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781912109111

    Somewhere near the bleak Head of the Valleys there is a housing estate called Texas-2. Here a vibrant cast of characters, related by blood and dislocated by time, hunt, hate and love each other over the course of a dark yet hilarious narrative. Thro…

  • Arrest Me, For I Have Run Away

    Arrest Me, For I Have Run Away

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781912109821

    Arrest Me, for I Have Run Away is a stunning short story collection on human nature and identity.

  • Cheval 10

    Cheval 10

    Pocket - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781912109562

    Cheval 10 contains a selection of the best work submitted this year to the Terry Hetherington Award, which has become known as one of the most significant awards for young writers in Wales.

  • The Web of Belonging

    The Web of Belonging
    av Stevie Davies

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781912681167

    Jess has lived peaceably in Shrewsbury withher husband Jacob for many years. He is solid,dependable, beautiful to her. She is contentedto be his wife, to look after his elderly mother,aunt and cousin, to be a pillar of their family andcommunity. The…

  • A Warrior's Tale

    A Warrior's Tale
    av Dai Smith

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781913640088

    This edition celebrates the centenary of Williams's birth.RAYMOND WILLIAMS (1921-1998) was the most influentialsocialist writer and thinker in post-war Britain. Now, for thefirst time, making full use of Williams's private and unpublishedpapers and…

  • Pijin

    Pijin
    av Alys Conran

    Häftad - 2016 - Welsh - ISBN: 9781910901359

    An incongruous ice-cream van lurches up into the Welsh hills through the hail, pursued by a boy and girl who chase it into their own dark make-believe world, and unfurl in their compelling voices a tale which ultimately breaks out of childhood and e…

  • The Levels

    The Levels
    av Helen Pendry

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781912109401

    One day in winter a military drone on a training flight hurtles out of the sky and smashes into a holiday park. A young mother living in a static caravan is killed instantly. While all the initial reports suggest a tragic accident, Abby Hughes suspe…

  • Second-hand rain

    Second-hand rain

    Pocket - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781909844841

    Dark, offbeat and haunting, from the bluest Venetian lagoon where a merwoman saves a drowning gondolier to a glass harmonica playing itself on a British tideline, this innovative and perceptive collection ripples with watery memories and poetic unea…

  • Fox in the Yard

    Fox in the Yard
    av Peter J. Jones

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781912109579

    A Fox in the Yard is a remarkable sequence of poems centred around an enduring and hard-earned sense of place, combined with a deep respect of the natural world, its mysteries and our perception of them.

  • A Glass Eye

    A Glass Eye
    av Miren Agur Meaba

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781912109548

    Winner of the 2013 Beterriko Liburua Award and the 2013 Zazpi Kale Prize, the prize of Bilbao book fair.`But what if we are all fictioneers? What if we all continually make up the stories of our lives? (...) Our life-stories are ours to construct as…

  • The Hare That Hides Within

    The Hare That Hides Within

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781902638386

    In this title, ten Welsh poets write about a spiritual homecoming.

  • Butterfly's Tremblings in the Digital Age

    Butterfly's Tremblings in the Digital Age
    av Eleni Cay

    Pocket - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781910901946

    A Butterfly's Trembling in the Digital Age is the first full poetry collection from Eleni Cay, a poet born in Martin, northern Slovakia, and currently resident in the UK.

  • A Van of One's Own

    A Van of One's Own
    av Biddy Wells

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781910901991

    "Portugal is not all that far away, or exotic, or dangerous, but it felt like a huge stretch for me to leave my partner, family, job and home and just go off. An overland solo trip lasting months in an ancient little campervan was not the kind of th…

  • Cormorant

    Cormorant
    av Stephen Gregory

    Pocket - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781912681693

    When a young family inherit a remote mountain-side cottage in north Wales, giving them the chance to change the course of their lives and start over, the one condition of the will seems strange but harmless. They are to care for a cormorant until th…

  • Into the Spotlight

    Into the Spotlight

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781912109531

    Though Into the Spotlight is drawn from the work of writers from one of Europe's smallest countries, this source reveals itself to be something like a magic lamp out of which comes a multitude of subjects, themes, and styles well out of proportion t…

  • Country Dance

    Country Dance
    av Margiad Evans

    Pocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781912681730

    Country Dance is a story of passion, jealousy and revenge centred around ayoung woman torn between the opportunities and dangers of her life who growsup in an isolated rural community on the border between England and Wales. A classic love story whe…

  • Until our Blood is Dry

    Until our Blood is Dry
    av Kit Habianic

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781909844537

    Up ahead, Helen saw the police line harden into a barricade of bodies and shields. Resin batons thudded on Perspex shields; slow, thuggish, brutal. Goosebumps studded her arms and legs. Her pace slowed to the truncheons' beat. Mary halted a yard fro…

  • Tai a'r Throl Tremorfa

    Tai a'r Throl Tremorfa
    av Lewis Davies

    Häftad - 2007 - Welsh - ISBN: 9781905762033

    Tai lives in Tremorfa. He likes fishing and the Troll who lives at the bottom of Mrs Griffiths garden. He's never told anyone about the troll. Illustrated by a Welsh International Sportswoman, this is the first in a trilogy of "Troll" books. In an a…

  • The First XV

    The First XV

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781906998028

    A collection of biographical, anecdotal, and literary essays on Britain's consuming passion forrugby, this accountdescribes the exploits of the people s heroes from Gould to Gareth Edwards. The beauty and exhilaration of the game is vividly recaptur…

  • Stand Up and Sock It to Them Sister

    Stand Up and Sock It to Them Sister
    av Gwenno Dafydd

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781910901557

    "Funny is Funny" Joan Rivers But how do you make it in the world of comedy if you are a woman? With Stand Up and Sock It to Them Sister, writer, actress and performer Gwenno Dafydd looks at the genesis of female comedy from the time of music hall an…

  • last polar bear on earth

    last polar bear on earth
    av Rhian Elizabeth

    - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781912109470

    finding out you've got a serious illness like multiple sclerosis is a bit like falling in love. you are never quite the same again. the last polar bear on earth charts the fallout after the writer's diagnosis with Multiple Sclerosis from dealing wit…