The Stranger in the WoodsThe Stranger in the Woods
Michael Finkel
A National Geographic Best Book of the Year National BestsellerMany people dream of escaping modern life. Most will never act on it—but in 1986, twenty-year-old Christopher Knight did just that when he left his home in Massachusetts, drove to Maine, and disappeared into the woods. He would not have a conversation with another person for the next ...
Number of pages: 224 | Publication Date: 2018-01-30 | ISBN-13: 9781101911532

ShakespeareShakespeare
Michael Wood

Number of pages: 352 | Publication Date: 2003-10-15 | ISBN-13: 9780465092642

For Reasons UnknownFor Reasons Unknown
Michael Wood
Two murders. Twenty years. Now the killer is back for more…A darkly compelling debut crime novel. The start of a brilliant series, perfect for fans of Stuart MacBride, Val McDermid, and James Oswald.DCI Matilda Darke has returned to work after a nine month absence. A shadow of her former self, she is tasked with re-opening a cold case: the terrif ...
Number of pages: 334 | Publication Date: 2015-11-05 | ISBN-13: 9780008158675

Outside Looking InOutside Looking In
Michael Wood
‘DCI Matilda Darke is the perfect heroine’ Elly GriffithsThe second book in Michael Wood’s darkly compelling new crime series featuring DCI Matilda Darke. Perfect for fans of Stuart MacBride, Mark Billingham and Val McDermid.When elderly George Rainsford goes to investigate a suspicious noise one night, the last thing he expects to find is a ...
Number of pages: 376 | Publication Date: 2016-07-28 | ISBN-13: 9780008190477

On Empson (Writers on Writers)On Empson (Writers on Writers)
Michael Wood
From one of today's most distinguished critics, a beautifully written exploration of one of the twentieth century's most important literary criticsAre literary critics writers? As Michael Wood says, "Not all critics are writers―perhaps most of them are not―and some of them are better when they don't try to be." The British critic and poet Willi ...
Number of pages: 224 | Publication Date: 2017-04-04 | ISBN-13: 9780691163765

The Story of EnglandThe Story of England
Michael Wood
In The Story of England Michael Wood tells the extraordinary story of one English community over fifteen centuries, from the moment that the Roman Emperor Honorius sent his famous letter in 410 advising the English to look to their own defences to the village as it is today. The village of Kibworth in Leicestershire lies at the very centre of Engla ...
Number of pages: 480 | Publication Date: 2011-12-01 | ISBN-13: 9780670919048

IndiaIndia
Michael Wood
In the 13th Century, Marco Polo described India as “a land of wonders,” and his observation is no less true today. India is the world's largest democracy, a nuclear power, and a rising economic giant-but also the world's most ancient surviving civilization, with unbroken continuity stretching back into prehistory. It is a land of tremendous spir ...
Number of pages: 256 | Publication Date: 2007-11-13 | ISBN-13: 9780465003594

A Room Full of KillersA Room Full of Killers
Michael Wood
‘DCI Matilda Darke is the perfect heroine’ Elly GriffithsThe third book in Michael Wood’s darkly compelling crime series featuring DCI Matilda Darke. Perfect for fans of Stuart MacBride, Mark Billingham and Val McDermidEight killers. One house. And the almost perfect murder…Starling House is home to some of Britain’s deadliest teenagers, ...
Number of pages: 436 | Publication Date: 2017-05-18 | ISBN-13: 9780008222406

The Collected Stories of Machado de AssisThe Collected Stories of Machado de Assis
by Machado de Assis, Michael Wood
A landmark event, the complete stories of Machado de Assis finally appear in English for the first time in this extraordinary new translation.Widely acclaimed as the progenitor of twentieth-century Latin American fiction, Machado de Assis (1839–1908)―the son of a mulatto father and a washerwoman, and the grandson of freed slaves―was hailed in ...
Number of pages: 960 | Publication Date: 2018-06-12 | ISBN-13: 9780871404961

In Search of the Trojan War, Updated editionIn Search of the Trojan War, Updated edition
Michæl Wood
Tales of Troy and its heroes—Achilles and Hector, Paris and the legendary beauty Helen—have fired the human imagination for 3,000 years. With In Search of the Trojan War, Michael Wood brings vividly to life the legend and lore of the Heroic Age in an archaeological adventure that sifts through the myths and speculation to provide a fresh view o ...
Number of pages: 272 | Publication Date: 1998-05-13 | ISBN-13: 9780520215993

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