Trade Books of the Month

  • Haunted Magpie
    When 33-year-old Isabel Flores Montserrat quits a promising career with the Spanish police to run her mother's holiday rentals agency in rural Mallorca, it seems that her crime-fighting days are far behind. However, when a young florist vanishes at night, the only evidence found is a tiny wooden heart. With nothing else to go on, Mallorca’s police chief calls upon unorthodox former detective, Isabel Flores Montserrat, to help.
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  • Urban Geometry
    Spanish photographer Andrés Gallardo Albajar has travelled the globe to capture the mesmerising silhouettes, colourful juxtapositions and angular forms of the world’s most exciting buildings. Symmetry, line, shadow and colour: these photographs, taken in 20 cities across the world, provide an immersive visual tour of contemporary architecture.
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  • Banksy Captured, Volume 1
    Banksy Captured by Steve Lazarides, now available to the book trade for the first time, charts the birth of our modern-day Robin Hood. The negatives for these pictures lay in Lazarides’ loft for many years. Whilst Banksy’s rise to fame became undeniable these pictures took on a different meaning than just personal, private documentation.
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  • Plagues, Pandemics And Viruses
    From the plague of Athens to the COVID-19 pandemic, this fascinating tome covers the history, causes, medical treatments, human responses, and aftermath of the world’s biggest pandemics as well as several modern diseases of note and those that are making a comeback. It chronicles the diseases that have inflicted man throughout the millennia.
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  • A Pilgrim’s Guide to Northern Spain
    The first book in a planned sub-series of three volumes covers all of the stages of the Camino Frances, as well as the Camino Finisterre (including the extension to Muxia). Each formal stage is accompanied by a double-page spread of mapping from CNIG/IGN, with town/village insets locating the start and end. A comprehensive up-to-date Gazetteer of accommodation lists all of the Albergues and a selection of hotels at every part of the Way.
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  • The Mandala Book : Patterns of the Universe
    Drawing from history, science and art, Lori Bailey Cunningham takes you on a journey from the tiniest particle of matter to spiral galaxies in the farthest reaches of the universe, from prehistoric petroglyphs to Carl Jung. And, at the end, she includes 13 beautiful mandalas to photocopy and colour, for meditation or fun.
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  • Iconism
    Icons, pictograms and symbols are an important part of how we communicate in our everyday lives. Whether they're used for branding, interactive applications or wayfinding signs, the designs must be informative and aesthetic. Iconism highlights the ingenuity of these symbols.
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  • Charles Dickens: Five Novels
    This literary omnibus brings together five of Dickens’s best-known novels: Oliver Twist, A Christmas Carol, David Copperfield, Great Expectations and A Tale of Two Cities.
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