The East Face of Helicon From Neolithic times, Greek lands lay open to cultural imports from western Asia, including writing, religion and artistic fashions. This work explores the connections between Greek poetry and the literatures of Mesopotamia, Anatolia, Canaan and Israel, along with the avenues of transmission. Full descriptionNew
Old Possum’s Book of Practical CatsNew
Discover the world of Shakespeare with these brilliant retellings of sixteen of the Bard’s best-loved plays. This brilliant collection features more Shakespeare Stories than ever before, from the tragedy of ‘Macbeth’ and the epic ‘The Tempest’, through to the humour of ‘Much Ado About Nothing’. Includes: ‘The Taming of the Shrew’, ‘The Merchant of Venice’, ‘King Lear’, ‘Julius Caesar’, ‘Much Ado About Nothing’, ‘As You Like It’, ‘Richard III’, ‘Othello’, ‘Antony and Cleopatra’, ‘Twelfth…
Ophelia Wears Black is a collection of poetry and prose focusing on the shadow aspects and dark side of the human experience through the eyes of a young girl. Divided into four parts, each mirroring the cycling seasons, we follow Ophelia into her own re-imagined Underworld where she learns to make sense of and find the perfection and necessity of her own inner darkness.