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Messi
Guillem Balague

Orion Publishing, 2014

A rare glimpse into the life and career of Lionel Messi, one of the greatest soccer players of all time   On May 1, 2005, 17-year-old Lionel Messi scored his first goal for FC Barcelona, becoming, at the time, the youngest player ever to score in a league match for the Catalan club. Since then, his story has been one of meteoric—and seemingly limitless—success. Now, this compelling and perceptive biography by respected soccer ...
  
  











  



  
The Great King (Long War)
Christian Cameron

Orion Publishing, 2014

The heroic story of Arimnestos of Plataea continues in the fourth volume of the series, set amid the epic struggle between Greece and Persia Slave, pirate, husband, and lover: Arimnestos of Plataea has been many things in the course of his life. But men remember him best as one of the heroes of the Battle of Marathon, the epic victory that prevented all of Greece from falling under the Persian yoke. But now there is a new Great King on the ...
  
  











  



  
Dangerous Days in Elizabethan England: Thieves, Tricksters, Bards and Bawds
Terry Deary

Orion Publishing, 2015

The third volume in Terry Dear's gritty and humorous history series for adults The reign of Elizabeth I, a Golden Age? Try asking her subjects. Elizabethans did all they could to survive in an age of sin and bling, of beddings and beheadings, galleons and guns. Explorers set sail for new worlds, risking everything to bring back slaves, gold, and the priceless potato. Elizabeth lined her coffers while her subjects lived in squalor with ...
  
  











  



  
The Second Half

Orion Publishing Group, 2014

Narrated by Stephen Hogan and introduced by Roy Keane. In an 18-year playing career for Cobh Ramblers, Nottingham Forest, and Manchester United (under Sir Alex Ferguson) and Celtic, Roy Keane dominated every midfield he led to glory. Aggressive and highly competitive, his attitude helped him to excel as captain of Manchester United from 1997 until his departure in 2005. He played at an international level for nearly all of his career, ...
  
  











  



  
The Use of the Self
F.M. Alexander

Orion Publishing, 2001

Frederick Matthias Alexander was born in Tasmania in 1869. In his twenties, he became a professional reciter of dramatic pieces. After almost completely losing his voice, he pioneered a method of improving the “use” of his body musculature in all positions and movements, curing his vocal problems without medical aid. Alexander came to realize that most people stand, sit, and move in a defective manner and that the incorrect “use of the ...
  
  











  



  
Rachel Khoo's Sweet & Savoury Pâtés
Rachel Khoo

Orion Publishing, 2015

Now available in English, a collection of easy ideas to create the perfect homemade tartines from the author of The Little Paris Kitchen Rachel brings her innovative blend of creativity and style to the home kitchen to show you how to make a variety of spreads to serve as a snack or a main course. With nutty pâtés, fruit curds, and lots of clever ideas for chocolate and caramel, this unique collection of recipes provides homemade, ...
  
  











  



  
Marathon (Long War)
Christian Cameron

Orion Publishing, 2014

Two and a half thousand years ago, the Greeks and the Persians fought an epic battle to decide the future of the world Arimnestos of Plataea grew up wanting to be a bronze-smith, like his father. Then, in the chaos of war, he was taken to a city in the Persian empire and sold as a slave. To win his freedom he had to show that he could fight and kill. Now, to preserve that freedom, he must kill again—for the Persians are coming. A vast army ...
  
  











  



  
The Ill-Made Knight
Christian Cameron

Orion Publishing, 2014

An action-packed tale of chivalry and betrayal set during the Hundred Years War William Gold comes into the world as his family slides down the social ladder. His head is filled with tales of chivalry, yet he is branded a thief, and must make do with being squire to his childhood friend Sir Robert, a knight determined to make a name for himself as a man at arms in France. While William himself slowly acquires the skills of knightly combat, he ...
  
  











  



  
Christmas at Thrush Green
Miss Read, Jenny Dereham

Orion Publishing, 2010

A cozy, heartwarming visit to the English countryside for a traditional Christmas   The villagers of Thrush Green celebrate Christmas in a way that has hardly changed over the generations. Children eagerly hang up their stockings, families go to church together, and everyone enjoys treats of the festive season. When it snows as the carol singers make their way round the cottages on the green, it seems as if Christmas will be perfect this ...
  
  











  



  
Messi
Guillem Balague

Orion Publishing, 2014

A rare glimpse into the life and career of Lionel Messi, one of the greatest soccer players of all time   On May 1, 2005, 17-year-old Lionel Messi scored his first goal for FC Barcelona, becoming, at the time, the youngest player ever to score in a league match for the Catalan club. Since then, his story has been one of meteoric—and seemingly limitless—success. Now, this compelling and perceptive biography by respected soccer ...
  
  











  








   



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