This is a witty and comprehensive exploration of euphemestic language and what our euphemisms reveal about us.
The brand new collection of verse from the nation's favourite poet, Pam Ayres. With the same magic that has enchanted her fans for more than four decades, Pam's new collection is by turns side-splittingly funny, at others so reflective and profound that it moves whole audiences to tear... read more
In this irresistibly funny follow-up to the breakout bestseller Darth Vader and Son, Vader--Sith Lord and leader of the Galactic Empire--now faces the trials, joys, and mood swings of raising his daughter Leia as she grows from a sweet little girl into a rebellious teenager. ... read more
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|Series:||William Shakespeare's Star Wars|
Experience the Star Wars saga reimagined as an Elizabethan drama penned by William Shakespeare himself, complete with authentic meter and verse, and theatrical monologues and dialog by everyone from Darth Vader to R2D2. Return once more to a galaxy far, far away with this sublime retelling of George ... read more
A giftable, illustrated collection of quotes and pithy advice--equal parts self-help and grooming guide--by quintessential American poet and writer Walt Whitman.
In 1858, famed American author Walt Whitman penned a series of newsp... read more
One of the most remarkable cultural success stories over the past 25 years in New Zealand has been the spectacular growth of the World of WearableArt, an annual competition and award show that explores the intersection of fashion and art. This unique event, which draws an audience in Wellington of ove... read more
We all know Jeeves and Wooster, but which is the best Jeeves story? We all know Blandings, but which is the funniest tale about Lord Emsworth and his adored prize-winning pig? And would the best of Ukridge or the yarns of the Oldest Member or Wodehouse's Hollywood stories ... read more
|Series:||The\Macmillan Alice Ser.|
"Why, sometimes I've believed as many as six impossible things before breakfast."Lewis Carroll's masterpieces are among the most quoted works in literature. This handy, pocket-sized volume collects the pithiest quotations from the White Rabbit, the Mad Hatter, the Queen of Hearts and, of course, the i... read more
Do you revere the legend that is Arnie? Do you agree that the best activities for your health are pumping and humping? Do you trust that if it bleeds, you can kill it?
Then this is the book for you.
What Would Arnie Do? is a collection of the wit and wisdom of Arnold... read more
Become Mistress of Yourself Jane Austen always knows just the right thing to say. With this pocket collection of quotes from Jane's novels and letters, you too, will have a quip for every situation.
Truly stranger than fiction, this daily illustrated collection of unusual trivia provides readers fascinating detail on some of the weirdest moments in history. Drawing from a range of subjects including politics, sports, the arts, pop culture, and more, each d... read more