A Matter of Luck

A Matter of Luck

WHAT IS LUCK? 

The chances are you don’t really know, but you probably believe in it, and I bet you invoke the word every day of your life … ‘Bad luck!’ ‘That was lucky!’ ‘You should be so lucky!’ ‘What a lucky escape!’– said with varying degrees of intensity, relief, sarcasm, amusement, incredulity or disgust.

White House: Wit, Wisdom and Wisecracks

White House: Wit, Wisdom and Wisecracks

From Franklin Delano Roosevelt’s rousing wartime oratory to George W Bush’s crazy comments, from Theodore Roosevelt’s bullish campaign speeches to Bill Clinton’s sanguine sayings, it’s all here in White House Wit, Wisdom and Wisecracks – the Greatest Presidential Quotes.

As Commanders-in-Chief, Presidents are in charge of the most powerful armed forces ever known, yet humour is often their best weapon.

Harry S. Truman:
“You want a friend in Washington? Get a dog.”

In paperback.

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Seven Bands of Gold: First Love

Seven Bands of Gold: First Love

It is the mid-1960s and 17-year-old Sally is living in leafy suburbia. Having finished her convent education, Sally is shy and naïve, and totally unconscious of her budding beauty. Her only sex education has been an excruciating lesson on the procreation of rabbits from the nuns.

Then she meets Doug MacDonald and the urges that have lain dormant, anaesthetised by ignorance and Catholic angst, overpower her shyness and reserve. Almost overnight Sally blossoms…

In paperback and eBook (kindle)

Very Simple Arabic Script

Very Simple Arabic Script

Following on from its sister-title Very Simple Arabic, this title in the best-selling series concentrates specifically on the Arabic script, and should be the first port of call for all those who wish to learn how Arabic is written. In paperback.

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Very Simple Arabic

Very Simple Arabic

The perfect beginners guide to Arabic by the bestselling author James Peters. Very Simple Arabic is a great place to start learning Arabic and Peters includes an extremely useful chapter on etiquette.

In paperback

Very Simple Arabia

Very Simple Arabia

Peters combines an authoritative text with his inimitable cartoons like no other author dealing with this subject today. In paperback.

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