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Welsh PoniesNew paper­back edi­tion avail­able at National Welsh Championship!


The Welsh Pony and Cob Soci­ety will be sell­ing copies of the new paper­back edi­tion of The His­tory of the Welsh Pony at the The National Welsh & Welsh Part Bred Cham­pi­onship Show this Sun­day (10th August). With the author Tom Best present, the WPCS will be offer­ing a lim­ited num­ber of signed copies of the new paper­back and exist­ing hard­back edi­tions. 


9781909339293Jew­els from the Sea

Frances Gille­spie 

Paper­back £12.95 - also avail­able in Arabic

In this lat­est work, Frances Gille­spie tells the fas­ci­nat­ing story of pearl fish­ing in the Gulf. Jew­els from the Sea is aimed at a gen­eral read­er­ship from young­sters upwards and is lav­ishly illus­trated with pho­tographs from the first to last days of pearling and, like Hid­den in the Sands: Uncov­er­ing Qatar’s Past, fea­tures the superb paint­ings of artist Nor­man MacDonald.


Denis Beck­ett 

Paper­back £5.00 — eBook £2.80

Where Democ­racy Goes Next?
Every day, all around you, you see democ­racy run­ning into a dead end. In this lit­tle book, Denis Becket sums up suc­cinctly what you will shortly per­ceive to be the out­stand­ingly obvi­ous path to mak­ing democ­racy work – for every­one, everywhere.

Sicilian ShadowsSicil­ian Shadows

Francesco Scan­nella 

PUBLICATION 17 July 2014
Hard­back £13.99 — Paper­back £10.99 — eBook £3.99

The com­pelling mem­oir of a young boy’s strug­gle for sur­vival in the heart­land of the Mafia. It is a story of tragic young love and cen­turies old hatreds told with wry humour and bru­tal honesty.

No one from that region with the author’s con­nec­tions or per­spec­tive has ever writ­ten about what it was really like: names, times and places have been changed (to pro­tect the inno­cent and, in many cases, the guilty), but these events and expe­ri­ences really happened.

Blue JackalThe Blue Jackal

Told by Frances Gille­spie; illus­trated by Char­lene Kasdorf 

PUBLICATION June 2014 Hard­back £12.95

The Blue Jackal and other tales are sto­ries that chil­dren would hear from their par­ents and grand­par­ents, each sto­ry­teller relat­ing his or her own ver­sion. In this beau­ti­fully illus­trated hard­back book, these fables are re-told in a sim­ple lan­guage that chil­dren can under­stand and enjoy.

PAFcover3Small Mir­a­cles

HRH Princess Alia Al Hus­sein & Shar­ifa Sarra Ghazi

PUBLICATION 24 May 2014 Hard­back £35

Co-authored by HRH Princess Alia and Shar­ifa Sarra Ghazi, Small Mir­a­cles, the Story of the Princess Alia Foun­da­tion is the account of an extra­or­di­nary char­i­ta­ble endeavour.