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Books are listed in order of year of publication - newest titles are at the top. There are 27 books in this booklist

This list represents some of the books on this subject that we have had in our shop - but there will be many more that we can order for you!

  • Cover image of book Calligraphies of Love by Hassan Massoudy
    Calligraphies of Love - by Hassan Massoudy

    £10.00   paperback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9780863569050 | ISBN 10: 0863569056

    Inspired by timeless poems from around the world, Hassan Massoudy’s calligraphy takes us on a visual journey through love in its many forms.   Through his signature broad strokes and vibrant colours, this master calligrapher brings to life t ... more

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  • Cover image of book A Little, Aloud with Love: Prose and poetry for reading aloud to someone you love by Angela Macmillan (Editor)
    A Little, Aloud with Love: Prose and poetry for reading aloud to someone you love - by Angela Macmillan (Editor)

    £12.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9781784740078 | ISBN 10: 1784740071

    "O tell me the truth about love."(W.H. Auden) Many of the most popular works in the English language celebrate love in all its forms: that heady first flush, the agony of heartbreak, joyful reunions, the love of a parent for a child... And wha ... more

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  • Cover image of book Of Love and Desire by Louis de Berničres, illustrated by Donald Sammut
    Of Love and Desire - by Louis de Berničres, illustrated by Donald Sammut

    £12.99   hardback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9781846558849 | ISBN 10: 1846558840

    Of Love and Desire is a rich collection of love poems from Louis de Berničres, written over a lifetime, and capturing its many forms – from rapture, infatuation, urgency, to sorrow, heartache and disillusion.   Poetry was de Berničres’ first a ... more

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  • Cover image of book Poetry Please: The Nation
    Poetry Please: The Nation's Most Treasured Verse: Love Poems - by Various poets

    £8.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9780571328093 | ISBN 10: 0571328091

    'What will survive of us is love.'  In this new anthology poets from across the ages lead us on a journey of love in its many forms. From Shakespeare to Rossetti, Keats to Auden, Byron to Browning an beyond, as well as a host of contemporary ... more

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  • Cover image of book Love Poems by Bertolt Brecht, translated by David Constantine and Tom Kuhn
    Love Poems - by Bertolt Brecht, translated by David Constantine and Tom Kuhn

    £11.99   paperback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9781631491115 | ISBN 10: 1631491113

    An historic publication in which the legendary dramatist emerges, quite like Goethe, as a poet driven by Eros.  Even in Germany, the scope and force of Bertolt Brecht’s poetry did not become apparent until long after his death and today, many of h ... more

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  • Cover image of book Love: The Song of the Universe by Jason Martineau
    Love: The Song of the Universe - by Jason Martineau

    £5.99   paperback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9781904263760 | ISBN 10: 1904263763

    Jason Martineau takes us on a journey through the landscape of love, combining themes from traditional psychology and the modern sciences to explore life's most prominent and provocative theme. ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Picador Book of Love Poems by John Stammers (Editor)
    The Picador Book of Love Poems - by John Stammers (Editor)

    £9.99   paperback   (2012) - ISBN 13: 9780330456883 | ISBN 10: 0330456881

    With The Picador Book of Love Poems, award-winning poet John Stammers has created a unique collection: by pairing some of the finest love poems from centuries past with modern counterparts, he presents a book of surprising connections, echoes and jux ... more

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  • Cover image of book Love Monster by Rachel Bright
    Love Monster - by Rachel Bright

    £6.99   paperback   (2012) - ISBN 13: 9780007445462 | ISBN 10: 0007445466

    Featuring the only Monster in Cutesville, Love Monster is a wonderfully warm and witty look at how sometimes, when you least expect it, love finds you... From a phenomenal picture book talent.  It can be tough being the only funny-lookin ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Lesbian Kama Sutra by Kat Harding
    The Lesbian Kama Sutra - by Kat Harding

    £9.99   paperback   (2011) - ISBN 13: 9781847327154 | ISBN 10: 184732715x

    Using clear, empowering text to celebrate the love between women, The Lesbian Kama Sutra applies the spirit and intention of the original Kama Sutra - the expression of uninhibited pleasure through sex - to the lives of twenty-first century lesbian w ... more

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  • Cover image of book Red is the Rose: A Book of Irish Love Poems by Various authors
    Red is the Rose: A Book of Irish Love Poems - by Various authors

    £7.50   paperback   (2011) - ISBN 13: 9781847172365 | ISBN 10: 1847172369

    A beautifully-designed collection of love poems to delight, inspire and awaken the romantic in each of us. Celebrates new love, enduring love, desire, devotion, distraction and the all-consuming passion that makes poets of us all.  W.B. Y ... more

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  • Cover image of book Wish I Was Here by Jackie Kay
    Wish I Was Here - by Jackie Kay

    £8.99   paperback   (2011) - ISBN 13: 9780330511810 | ISBN 10: 0330511815

    Tales of passion and jealousy, lust and romance from the award-winning author of Trumpet.  This fierce, funny and compassionate collection explores every facet of that most overwhelming and complicated of human emotions: love. With winn ... more

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  • Cover image of book Focus: Love - Your World, Your Images by Various artists
    Focus: Love - Your World, Your Images - by Various artists

    £9.99   hardback   (2010) - ISBN 13: 9781600595639 | ISBN 10: 1600595634

    Our world is filled with beauty, intrigue, and surprises - everyday fodder that may appear ordinary until we see it with not only new eyes, but through the lens of a camera. Simply through careful observtion and joyful inspiration, all of us, whether ... more

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  • Cover image of book Love Poems by Carol Ann Duffy
    Love Poems - by Carol Ann Duffy

    £9.99   paperback   (2010) - ISBN 13: 9780330512725 | ISBN 10: 0330512722

    A selection of dazzling love poems from the Poet Laureate.  Whether writing of longing or adultery, seduction or simple homely acts of love, Carol Ann Duffy brings to her readers the truth of each experience. Her poetry speaks of tangled, heated p ... more

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  • Cover image of book Best Lesbian Romance 2010 by Edited by Radcliffe
    Best Lesbian Romance 2010 - by Edited by Radcliffe

    £11.99   paperback   (2010) - ISBN 13: 9781573443760 | ISBN 10: 157344376x

    Ranging from the short and ever-so-sweet to the recklessly passionate, Best Lesbian Romance 2010 is essential reading for anyone who favors the highly imaginative, the deeply sensual, and the very loving.   Erin O'Riordan's "Soaked" captures ... more

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  • Cover image of book Best Gay Romance 2010 by Edited by Richard Labonte
    Best Gay Romance 2010 - by Edited by Richard Labonte

    £11.99   paperback   (2010) - ISBN 13: 9781573443777 | ISBN 10: 1573443778

    Best Gay Romance 2010 covers every romantic possibility – first love, true love, wake-up sex, makeup sex, and everything in between. Trebor Healy's star-crossed lovers in "Trunk" encounter plent of voodoo, hoodoo, and an unexpectedly sweet surprise i ... more

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  • Cover image of book So Bright and Delicate: Love Letters and Poems of John Keats to Fanny Brawne by John Keats, with an introduction by Jane Campion
    So Bright and Delicate: Love Letters and Poems of John Keats to Fanny Brawne - by John Keats, with an introduction by Jane Campion

    £7.99   paperback   (2009) - ISBN 13: 9780141442471 | ISBN 10: 0141442476

    John Keats died aged just twenty-five. He left behind some of the most exquisite and moving verse and love letters ever written, inspired by his great love for Fanny Brawne.   Although they knew each other for just a few short years and spent ... more

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  • Cover image of book Bright Star: The Complete Poems and Selected Letters by John Keats, with an introduction by Jane Campion
    Bright Star: The Complete Poems and Selected Letters - by John Keats, with an introduction by Jane Campion

    £8.99   paperback   (2009) - ISBN 13: 9780099529651 | ISBN 10: 0099529653

    John Keats died in penury and relative obscurity in 1821, aged only 26. He is now seen as one of the greatest English poets and a genius of the Romantic age. This collection, which contains all his most memorable works and a selection of his letters, ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Suitcase Book of Love Poems by Various authors
    The Suitcase Book of Love Poems - by Various authors

    £6.95   paperback   (2008) - ISBN 13: 9781905778034 | ISBN 10: 1905778031

    The Suitcase Book of Love Poems holds a mirror up to the soul of the UK nation, Bringing together the best of black and Asian poets of the UK and beyond, contributors include Lemn Sissay, Shamshad Khan, Mahogany L Browne, Basir Kazmi, SuAndi and Kei ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Book of Love: In Search of the Kamasutra by James McConnachie
    The Book of Love: In Search of the Kamasutra - by James McConnachie

    £20.00   paperback   (2008) - ISBN 13: 9781843543749 | ISBN 10: 1843543745

    The Kamasutra was written in northern India in the third century AD, when erotic culture lay at the heart of an exquisite civilization. The Book of Love is a unique portrait of this sensuous era, evoking the world of the pleasure-seeking men - and wo ... more

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  • Cover image of book Embroideries by Marjane Satrapi
    Embroideries - by Marjane Satrapi

    £9.99   paperback   (2008) - ISBN 13: 9780224087407 | ISBN 10: 0224087401

    From the author of the highly acclaimed two-volume comic strip autobiography Persepolis, here is a gloriously entertaining and revealing comic-book look into the sex lives of women. When Marjane Satrapi's tough-talking grandmother, mother, eccentric ... more

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  • Cover image of book Best Date Ever: True Stories That Celebrate Lesbian Relationships by Linda Alvarez
    Best Date Ever: True Stories That Celebrate Lesbian Relationships - by Linda Alvarez

    £9.99   paperback   (2007) - ISBN 13: 9781593500092 | ISBN 10: 1593500092

    "I tried to select stories that would show a wide variety of special moments in women's lives and relationships: from love at first sight to loves that are still enduring after many years together; exclusive relationships and open ones; from ephemera ... more

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  • Cover image of book Collected Love Poems by Brian Patten
    Collected Love Poems - by Brian Patten

    £10.99   paperback   (2007) - ISBN 13: 9780007246496 | ISBN 10: 0007246498

    Acknowledged as one of Britain's foremost poets, Brian Pattern's love poems have earned him recognition far and wide. Truthful and tender, profoundly aware of the possibility of magic and the miraculous, these poems capture both the joys and the sadn ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Feel the Fear Guide to Lasting Love: How to Create a Superb Relationship for Life by Susan Jeffers
    The Feel the Fear Guide to Lasting Love: How to Create a Superb Relationship for Life - by Susan Jeffers

    £9.99   paperback   (2007) - ISBN 13: 9780091900243 | ISBN 10: 0091900247

    In the international bestseller, Feel the Fear and Do It Anyway, millions of people discovered empowering ways to push through fear and move forward in life. In The Feel the Fear Guide to Lasting Love, Susan Jeffers gives you the guidance and tools y ... more

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  • Cover image of book African Love Stories: An Anthology by Edited by Ama Ata Aidoo
    African Love Stories: An Anthology - by Edited by Ama Ata Aidoo

    £10.99   paperback   (2006) - ISBN 13: 9780954702366 | ISBN 10: 0954702360

    "African love stories? Is that not some kind of anomaly? This radical collection of short stories, most published in this edition for the first time, aims to debunk the myth about African women as impoverished victims. With origins that span the cont ... more

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  • Cover image of book Love by Toni Morrison
    Love - by Toni Morrison

    £8.99   paperback   (2004) - ISBN 13: 9780099455493 | ISBN 10: 0099455498

    May, Christine, Heed, Junior, Vida - even L - are all women obsessed by Bill Cosey. He shapes their yearnings for a father, husband, lover, guardian, and friend. This audacious vision of the nature of love - its appetite, its sublime possession, and ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Map of Love by Ahdaf Soueif
    The Map of Love - by Ahdaf Soueif

    £9.99   paperback   (2000) - ISBN 13: 9780747545637 | ISBN 10: 0747545634

    In 1900 Lady Anna Winterbourne travels to Egypt where she falls in love with Sharif, an Egyptian Nationalist utterly committed to his country's cause.  A hundred years later, Isabel Parkman, and American divorcee and a descendant of Anna and Sha ... more

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  • Cover image of book Written on the Body by Jeanette Winterson
    Written on the Body - by Jeanette Winterson

    £7.99   paperback   (1993) - ISBN 13: 9780099193913 | ISBN 10: 0099193914

    This is a love story and, like all Winterson's novels, a philosophical meditation, this time on the body: as the repository for our emotions and souls.  The object is a married woman, Louise, and the narrator is her lover, gender undeclared. The ... more

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