Hide And Seek On the run, a serial killer lays a deadly trap

Police are closing in on a notorious serial killer, but they are walking into a trap . . .Ex-detective superintendent Brandt has turned against society. The first kill was a stab...

One Step Ahead

An embittered and disillusioned policeman takes revenge on society in this riveting serial killer thriller. Retired from the force, Detective Superintendent Jeffrey Brandt goes...

Comparative Literature A Very Short Introduction

From colonial empire-building in the 19th century to the postcolonial culture wars of the 21st century, attempts at "comparison" have defined the international agenda of...

Arctic Rescue A Memoir of the Tragic Sinking of HMS Glorious

On the 8th June 1940, the Nazi battleships Scharnhorst and Gneisenau opened their guns on the aircraft-carrier HMS Glorious.Within minutes the Glorious was taking on water and the...

Beauty A Very Short Introduction

Beauty can be consoling, disturbing, sacred, profane; it can be exhilarating, appealing, inspiring, chilling. It can affect us in an unlimited variety of ways. Yet it is never...

Pure, White and Deadly How Sugar Is Killing Us and What We Can Do to Stop It

Sugar. It is killing us.Why do we eat so much of it?What are its hidden dangers?In 1972, when British scientist John Yudkin first proved that sugar was bad for our health, he was...

The Sublime Object of Ideology

Slavoj Žižek's first book is a provocative and original work looking at the question of human agency in a postmodern world. In a thrilling tour de force that made his name, he...

Murder and the Movies

How many acts of murder have each of us followed on a screen? What does that say about us? Do we remain law-abiding citizens who wouldn’t hurt a fly? Film historian David...

The Germans in Normandy

An account of the D-Day invasion—from the German point of view.The Allied invasion of Northern France was the greatest combined operation in the history of warfare. Up until...

Smoke And Mirrors A copycat killer makes a cold trail run hot

Has ex-DSI Brandt become the perfect killer, or will he be a victim of his own success?Retired policeman turned killer Jeffrey Brandt has gone underground. He is even living...

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