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Books are listed in order of year of publication - newest titles are at the top. There are 63 books in this booklist

  • Cover image of book The Captain and the Glory by Dave Eggers
    The Captain and the Glory - by Dave Eggers

    £9.99   hardback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9780241445952 | ISBN 10: 0241445957

    A hilarious, biting satire of the United States and its unpredictable leader from the best-selling author of The Circle.  The grand ship Glory has been skilfully captained for years, but when its well-loved old skipper decides to step down, a ... more

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  • Cover image of book Decline and Fail: Read in Case of Political Apocalypse by John Crace
    Decline and Fail: Read in Case of Political Apocalypse - by John Crace

    £9.99   hardback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781783351930 | ISBN 10: 1783351934

    'Optimism, mojo, complete bollocks. That's what the country is crying out for.'  There is now only one certainty in life. When things can't possibly get worse, they absolutely will. And so, after three years of Maybot malfunctioning and Brexit bu ... more

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  • Cover image of book Britain
    Britain's Best Political Cartoons 2019 - by Various artists

    £12.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781786331977 | ISBN 10: 1786331977

    A hilarious companion to the year's political turmoil, featuring the work of Martin Rowson, Steve Bell, Peter Brookes, Nicola Jennings and many more...   2019 was the year of Brexit, obviously. But it was also the year that Donald Trump went h ... more

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  • Cover image of book MacTrump by Ian Doescher and Jacopo della Quercia
    MacTrump - by Ian Doescher and Jacopo della Quercia

    £11.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781683691600 | ISBN 10: 1683691601

    For readers craving a humorous antidote to the sound and the fury of American politics, this clever satire, written in iambic pentameter in the style of Shakespeare, wittily fictionalizes the events of the first two years of the Trump administration. ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Big Hippo Guide To Democracy, Referendums, General Elections (And All That) by Bob Marshall Andrews and Martin Rowson
    The Big Hippo Guide To Democracy, Referendums, General Elections (And All That) - by Bob Marshall Andrews and Martin Rowson

    £8.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781911427124 | ISBN 10: 1911427121

    The world of Westminster laid bare in cool, understated prose brimming with irony and seen through Martin Rowson’s sharp, satirical eye. What happens when your referendum goes haywire, your election fails to deliver and lies, truth and fake-news ba ... more

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  • Cover image of book Trump v Trump by Seven Dials
    Trump v Trump - by Seven Dials

    £6.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781841883977 | ISBN 10: 1841883972

    Can you tell the Trumpisms from the hot air?!?!  The big bad media just keeps on spreading tall tales, but at long last here is a book that can help you hone your skills of fishing the truth from the lies! On each page of this book, you’ll ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Little Book of Brexit Bollocks by Alistair Beaton and Tom Mitchelson
    The Little Book of Brexit Bollocks - by Alistair Beaton and Tom Mitchelson

    £4.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781471189166 | ISBN 10: 1471189163

    If any event in recent British history has spawned more bollocks than Brexit, it is hard to remember when. Now, in a successor volume to the perennial bestsellers The Little Book of Complete Bollocks and The Little Book of Management Bollocks, comes ... more

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  • Cover image of book Led By Donkeys: How Four Friends with a Ladder Took on Brexit by Led by Donkeys
    Led By Donkeys: How Four Friends with a Ladder Took on Brexit - by Led by Donkeys

    £10.00   hardback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781838950194 | ISBN 10: 1838950192

    The official account – complete with full-colour illustrations – of how four ordinary people managed to expose the government’s hypocrisies through a nationwide guerrilla advertising campaign.  Seeking to highlight the hypocrisy of our poli ... more

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  • Cover image of book Private Eye Annual 2019 by Ian Hislop (Editor)
    Private Eye Annual 2019 - by Ian Hislop (Editor)

    £9.99   hardback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781901784671 | ISBN 10: 1901784673

    The Private Eye Annual 2019 presents the year's best cartoons, jokes, parodies and topical sketches from the UK's most successful satirical news and current affairs magazine.   The Private Eye Annual remains a perennial Christmas bestseller, ... more

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  • Cover image of book I Am the Border, So I Am by @BorderIrish
    I Am the Border, So I Am - by @BorderIrish

    £9.99   hardback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9780008356996 | ISBN 10: 0008356998

    ‘The iceberg always blinks at the last minute.’ – @BorderIrish   ‘I was living the quiet life, watching the traffic and the sheep go by and then Brexit came along and I listened to people dismissing my importance. I could see the dange ... more

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  • Cover image of book Bedtime Stories for Worried Liberals by Stuart Heritage
    Bedtime Stories for Worried Liberals - by Stuart Heritage

    £9.99   hardback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781788163378 | ISBN 10: 1788163370

    Funny and soothing: let Stuart Heritage tuck you in and read you a story about how everything is fine again.  Anxious? Angry? Waking up in the middle of the night to worry about plastic pollution, Brexit and why everything seems to be so horr ... more

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  • Cover image of book March of the Lemmings: Brexit in Print & Performance 2016-2019 by Stewart Lee
    March of the Lemmings: Brexit in Print & Performance 2016-2019 - by Stewart Lee

    £14.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9780571357024 | ISBN 10: 0571357024

    As a Metropolitan Elitist Snowflake, Stewart Lee was disappointed by the Brexit referendum result of 2016. But he knew how to weaponise his inconvenience.  He would treat all his subsequent writing, until we left the EU, as interrelated episo ... more

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  • Cover image of book Cold War Steve Presents... The Festival of Brexit by Cold War Steve
    Cold War Steve Presents... The Festival of Brexit - by Cold War Steve

    £12.95   hardback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9780500022894 | ISBN 10: 0500022895

    Cold War Steve has been acclaimed as the Brexit Bruegel and a modern-day Hogarth or Gillray. His Twitter feed, McFadden’s Cold War, has become a cult phenomenon, with over 120,000 followers (and counting). This book contains the prime cuts of his e ... more

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  • Cover image of book Piggy Goes To University by Miriam Elia and Ezra Elia
    Piggy Goes To University - by Miriam Elia and Ezra Elia

    £9.99   hardback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9780992834951 | ISBN 10: 0992834953

    Piggy goes to Uni is the story of a precocious young pig, and his rise to the forefront of the Anti-Piggest socialist Justice Movement. When he leaves his rural community for Central State University, he learns of the terrible legacy of Pig-Imperiali ... more

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  • Cover image of book Goodnight Trump: A Parody by Erich Origen and Gan Golan
    Goodnight Trump: A Parody - by Erich Origen and Gan Golan

    £10.99   hardback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781912854097 | ISBN 10: 1912854090

    Turn out the lights on another endless day in Trump's America with this sharp parody of Goodnight Moon by the bestselling duo behind Goodnight Bush — this time putting to bed America's most yugely bad president ever.  In the very classy roo ... more

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  • Cover image of book And Then God Created the Middle East and Said
    And Then God Created the Middle East and Said 'Let There Be Breaking News' - by Karl reMarks

    £6.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9780863569029 | ISBN 10: 0863569021

    'You may wonder why the Middle East gets so much airtime. Well, regions of the world were competing to host the apocalypse and the Middle East won.’   Online sensation Karl reMarks disagreed with the idea that reality had become too strange ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Penguin Book of Brexit Cartoons by Various artists
    The Penguin Book of Brexit Cartoons - by Various artists

    £4.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9780141990088 | ISBN 10: 0141990082

    Not for many years has there been such a divisive issue as Brexit, and like all divisive issues it has provided a bonanza for cartoonists. This generous selection of pocket cartoons captures the sheer bewilderment and exasperation which have bedevill ... more

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  • Cover image of book Private Eye Annual 2018 by Ian Hislop
    Private Eye Annual 2018 - by Ian Hislop

    £9.99   hardback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781901784664 | ISBN 10: 1901784665

    The Private Eye Annual 2018 present's the year's best cartoons, jokes and spoofs from the UK's best selling satirical magazine. Illustrated in colour throughout with cartoons, sketches and photo-bubbles.   The Private Eye Annual remains both ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Secret Diary of Jeremy Corbyn by Lucien Young
    The Secret Diary of Jeremy Corbyn - by Lucien Young

    £9.99   hardback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781785039942 | ISBN 10: 1785039946

    In the grand tradition of The Diary of a Nobody comes the secret diary of the twenty-first century’s most unlikely leader: Jeremy Corbyn.   Jeremy Corbyn is a committed allotment holder, expert jam maker, dedicated manhole cover inspector... ... more

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  • Cover image of book Things Can Only Get Worse? Twenty Confusing Years in the Life of a Labour Supporter by John O
    Things Can Only Get Worse? Twenty Confusing Years in the Life of a Labour Supporter - by John O'Farrell

    £8.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781784162634 | ISBN 10: 1784162639

    "Hilarious, insightful and has that rare quality of making politics fun. A brilliant book everyone should read, whoever you vote for."(Owen Jones, author of The Establishment) From the giddy heights of New Labour's landslide victory in 1997 to the ... more

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  • Cover image of book Corbyn: The Resurrection by Steve Bell
    Corbyn: The Resurrection - by Steve Bell

    £12.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781783351602 | ISBN 10: 1783351608

    The beginning of the gospel of Jeremiah, as it is written...   Since his unforeseen resurrection from the tepid ashes of the Labour Party in 2015, Jeremy Corbyn has been on a seemingly unstoppable upward trajectory. And one of Britain's best-loved ... more

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  • Cover image of book I, Maybot: The Rise and Fall by John Crace
    I, Maybot: The Rise and Fall - by John Crace

    £7.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781783351596 | ISBN 10: 1783351594

    Ever since Theresa May first whirred into inaction as prime minister, there has only been one reliable source of strength and stability: John Crace's political sketches for the Guardian. These doses of biting satire not only provided much-needed resp ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Unofficial Jeremy Corbyn Annual 2019 by Adam G. Goodwin, Dicken Goodwin and Jonathan Parkyn
    The Unofficial Jeremy Corbyn Annual 2019 - by Adam G. Goodwin, Dicken Goodwin and Jonathan Parkyn

    £9.99   hardback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781911622093 | ISBN 10: 1911622099

    Hot on the heels of last year’s surprise Christmas bestseller comes a second helping of festive Corbyn fun.   The success of Christmas 2017’s Unofficial Jeremy Corbyn Annual 2018 proved two things: that the annual is a great format ripe f ... more

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  • Cover image of book A Self Help Guide to Being In Love with Jeremy Corbyn by Jess Green
    A Self Help Guide to Being In Love with Jeremy Corbyn - by Jess Green

    £9.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781911570479 | ISBN 10: 1911570471

    When Jess Green joined the Labour Party at university she doubled the number of members who met weekly in the Liverpool Philharmonic pub. Since then she’s stuck by them through the downfall of Tony Blair, the disappointment of Gordon Brown and the ... more

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  • Cover image of book Private Eye Annual 2017 by Private Eye
    Private Eye Annual 2017 - by Private Eye

    £9.99   hardback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9781901784657 | ISBN 10: 1901784657

    The Private Eye Annual 2017 present's the year's best cartoons, jokes and spoofs from the UK's best selling satirical magazine. Illustrated in colour throughout with cartoons, sketches and photo-bubbles.  Now in its 21st year the Private Eye Ann ... more

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  • Cover image of book Five Escape Brexit Island by Bruno Vincent
    Five Escape Brexit Island - by Bruno Vincent

    £8.99   hardback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9781786486981 | ISBN 10: 1786486989

    'Escape first, talk about politics later!' said George.   From the author of Number One Christmas bestseller, Five on Brexit Island, join the Five in their next hilarious adventure in this bestselling series for grown-ups!   It's a year after t ... more

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  • Cover image of book Alexei Sayle
    Alexei Sayle's Imaginary Sandwich Bar - by Alexei Sayle

    £9.99   hardback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9781408895825 | ISBN 10: 140889582x

    Alexei Sayle reveals his true vocation: proprietor of an imaginary sandwich shop. Blending politics, comedy, philosophy and memoir, this is the Godfather of Alternative Comedy at his most anarchic and irresistibly entertaining.   Alexei Sayle ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Corbyn Comic Book by Various artists
    The Corbyn Comic Book - by Various artists

    £4.99   paperback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9781910593516 | ISBN 10: 1910593516

    “Jeremy Corbyn: Comic Book Hero”  Pollsters called it a foregone conclusion. Columnists said Theresa May’s snap general election wouldn’t just return her a thumping majority in the House of Commons – it would plunge the Opposition i ... more

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  • Cover image of book Alice in Brexitland by Leavis Carroll
    Alice in Brexitland - by Leavis Carroll

    £7.99   hardback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9781785036965 | ISBN 10: 1785036963

    Lying on a riverbank on a lazy summer’s afternoon – 23rd June 2016, to be precise – Alice spots a flustered-looking white rabbit called Dave calling for a referendum. Following him down a rabbit-hole, she emerges into a strange new land, where ... more

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  • Cover image of book Don
    Don't Panic, I'm Islamic: How to Stop Worrying and Learn to Love the Alien Next Door - by Lynn Gaspard (Editor)

    £12.99   paperback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9780863569999 | ISBN 10: 0863569994

    "Bursting with creativity, wit and intelligence"(Brian Eno) How can you tell if your neighbour is speaking Muslim? Is a mosque a kind of hedgehog? Can I get fries with that burka? You can’t trust the media any longer, but there’s no need to fr ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Corbyn Colouring Book: #GE2017 Edition by James Nunn
    The Corbyn Colouring Book: #GE2017 Edition - by James Nunn

    £7.99   paperback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9781910400654 | ISBN 10: 1910400653

    Comrades! Citizens!   Ready the pencil cases, arm yourselves with crayons, and prepare for revolution. The Corbyn Colouring Book has arrived.   Page after page of glorious line-drawings depicts The Leader in a variety of settings instructional ... more

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  • Cover image of book Content Provider: Selected Short Prose Pieces, 2011-2016 by Stewart Lee
    Content Provider: Selected Short Prose Pieces, 2011-2016 - by Stewart Lee

    £8.99   paperback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9780571329038 | ISBN 10: 0571329039

    Over the last five years, often when David Mitchell has been on holiday, the comedian Stewart Lee has been attempting to understand modern Britain, and his own place in it, in a series of irregular newspaper columns. Will Scotland become the Promised ... more

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  • Cover image of book What the Trump?! A Sane Person
    What the Trump?! A Sane Person's Guide to Surviving in the Age of Trump - by Steven S. Stevens

    £7.99   paperback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9781911042785 | ISBN 10: 1911042785

    There is no getting away from it – the undisputed king of the comb-over Donald J. Trump is the 45th President of the USA. Love him? Step away from this book immediately. Loathe him? Read on.  Through a series of playfully mindful exercises we ... more

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  • Cover image of book I-SPY the UK: While It Lasts by Sam Jordison
    I-SPY the UK: While It Lasts - by Sam Jordison

    £4.99   hardback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9780008220679 | ISBN 10: 0008220670

    From Sam Jordison, author of the bestselling Crap Towns series, comes I-SPY for Grown-ups.   The I-SPY concept is very simple: it’s like the I spy with my little eye’ game, only instead of all the tedious stuff about something beginning with ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Brexshit Book: A Remainer
    The Brexshit Book: A Remainer's Self-Help Guide to Leaving the EU - by Steven S. Stevens

    £7.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9781911042693 | ISBN 10: 1911042696

    This is the book for the 16 Million of us that woke up the day after the night before the EU referendum to find our Euro dreams in tatters. This is a book about leaving when you really wanted to stay. This is a book about having to deal with the cons ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Brexit Survival Activity Book by Wayne Kerr
    The Brexit Survival Activity Book - by Wayne Kerr

    £7.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9781409171102 | ISBN 10: 1409171108

    The perfect Secret Santa gift for the colleague who needs support through Brexit. A timely parody - if you don't laugh, you'll only cry!   Welcome to the world of Brexit, the not-so-United Kingdom where the people at the top have no bloody clu ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Apocalypedia: A Utopian Guide to What Is and What Isn
    The Apocalypedia: A Utopian Guide to What Is and What Isn't - by Darren Allen

    £14.99   hardback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9780857844057 | ISBN 10: 0857844059

    Encyclopaedias and dictionaries are often boring, of no help when it comes to secretly filling train carriages with subversive balloons and they rarely manage to offend everyone. Lexicographers assume that language is a big machine that you need an i ... more

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  • Cover image of book Britain
    Britain's Best Political Cartoons 2016 - by Tim Benson (Editor)

    £12.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9781847947932 | ISBN 10: 184794793x

    2016 was not only the year of Brexit, the most important and contentious political event in Britain for decades. It was also the year of Trump and a tempestuous US presidential campaign, the European migrant crisis, NHS junior doctors’ strikes, an ... more

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  • Cover image of book 100 Acts of Minor Dissent by Mark Thomas
    100 Acts of Minor Dissent - by Mark Thomas

    £9.99   paperback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9781910463031 | ISBN 10: 1910463035

    Comedian Mark Thomas has been campaigning for over nearly three decades. He has remained uniquely relevant and agitated where others have mellowed and capitulated.  One Hundred Acts of Minor Dissent is the brilliantly funny account of a year spe ... more

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  • Cover image of book If... The Graphic Novel by Steve Bell
    If... The Graphic Novel - by Steve Bell

    £18.99   hardback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9780224102124 | ISBN 10: 0224102125

    A new collection by Britains finest political cartoonist, covering the less than glorious days of the Cameron-Clegg coalition government.  In his daily cartoon for the Guardian and his long-running strip, IF, in the same paper, Steve Bell ha ... more

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  • Cover image of book I Never Promised You a Rose Garden: A Short Guide to Modern Politics, the Coalition... by John Crace
    I Never Promised You a Rose Garden: A Short Guide to Modern Politics, the Coalition... - by John Crace

    £8.99   paperback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9780552171229 | ISBN 10: 0552171220

    Exactly a week after the general election, two men Call me Dave and Call me Nick walked side by side into the rose garden of No. 10 Downing Street to give their first press-conference as Prime Minister and Deputy Prime Minister, looking for a ... more

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  • Cover image of book Let
    Let's Re-Great Britain - by Al Murray

    £8.99   paperback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9781405922104 | ISBN 10: 1405922109

    In Let's re-Great Britain, Al Murray's Pub Landlord sets out his party's vision for the country, and explains how politics actually works.   Citizens of Hope & Glory! It's time to bring common sense to the House of Commons.  Parliame ... more

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  • Cover image of book I, Migrant: A Comedian
    I, Migrant: A Comedian's Journey from Karachi to the Outback - by Sami Shah

    £12.99   paperback   (2014) - ISBN 13: 9781743319345 | ISBN 10: 1743319347

    Despite nearly being killed by a kangaroo and almost lynched and run out of town after his comedy was taken far too seriously, Sami Shah is very happy to be living in Australia. He has fronted his own satirical show on TV in Karachi, worked as a jour ... more

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  • Cover image of book Scene & Heard: Illustrated Snapshots of Modern Life by David Ziggy Greene
    Scene & Heard: Illustrated Snapshots of Modern Life - by David Ziggy Greene

    £10.00   paperback   (2014) - ISBN 13: 9780992892005 | ISBN 10: 0992892007

    A ground-breaking collection of David Ziggy Greene's acclaimed illustrated reports direct from the pages of Private Eye magazine.   Documenting two years of real events through actual interviews and observations, Scene & Heard explores the com ... more

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  • Cover image of book Scotland
    Scotland's Jesus: The Only Officially Non-Racist Comedian - by Frankie Boyle

    £8.99   paperback   (2014) - ISBN 13: 9780007426843 | ISBN 10: 0007426844

    It's a funny book about the news, partly because it was decided that a pornographic book about Scottish Independence wouldn't really sell. In chapters ranging from International Politics to the Animal World, Scotland's Jesus is allowed the opportun ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Coalition Book by Martin Rowson, with a Foreword by Will Self
    The Coalition Book - by Martin Rowson, with a Foreword by Will Self

    £19.99   hardback   (2014) - ISBN 13: 9781906838898 | ISBN 10: 1906838895

    A cartoon catalogue of Britain's worst government in 200 years.   Since 2010, Martin Rowson has been documenting the highs and lows - mainly the lows - of the Tory-Lib Dem coalition week after week in The Guardian, as well as in The Morning ... more

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  • Cover image of book House of Fun: 20 Glorious Years in Parliament by Simon Hoggart
    House of Fun: 20 Glorious Years in Parliament - by Simon Hoggart

    £10.99   paperback   (2014) - ISBN 13: 9781783350285 | ISBN 10: 1783350288

    Read about how John Major learned the English language from his time in Nigeria. There is Tony Blair, with his verb-free sentences which imply everything and promise nothing. Gordon Brown, the grumpiest prime minister of recent years, both Stalin and ... more

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  • Cover image of book Spinfluence: The Hardcore Propaganda Manual for Controlling the Masses by Nick McFarlane
    Spinfluence: The Hardcore Propaganda Manual for Controlling the Masses - by Nick McFarlane

    £9.95   paperback   (2013) - ISBN 13: 9781908211118 | ISBN 10: 1908211113

    Spinfluence will appeal to crooked politicians, media manipulators and corporate big-wigs alike, in fact anyone interested in how to exploit people for profit or power.  Covering fun techniques and tactics such as emotional hijacking, brainwashi ... more

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  • Cover image of book All the Countries We
    All the Countries We've Ever Invaded: And the Few We Never Got Round To - by Stuart Laycock

    £9.99   hardback   (2013) - ISBN 13: 9780750952125 | ISBN 10: 0750952121

    Out of 193 countries that are currently UN member states, weve invaded or fought conflicts in the territory of 171. Thats not far off a massive, jaw-dropping 90 per cent.  Not too many Britons know that we invaded Iran in the Second World War ... more

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  • Cover image of book Extreme Rambling: Walking Israel
    Extreme Rambling: Walking Israel's Separation Barrier. For Fun. - by Mark Thomas

    £9.99   paperback   (2012) - ISBN 13: 9780091927813 | ISBN 10: 0091927811

    'Good fences make good neighbours, but what about bad ones?'   The Israeli barrier is probably the most iconic divider of land since the Berlin Wall. It has been declared illegal under international law and its impact on life in the West Bank ... more

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  • Cover image of book Does Anything Eat Bankers? and 53 Other Indispensable Questions for the Credit Crunched by Andy Zaltzman
    Does Anything Eat Bankers? and 53 Other Indispensable Questions for the Credit Crunched - by Andy Zaltzman

    £6.99   paperback   (2011) - ISBN 13: 9781905847938 | ISBN 10: 1905847939

    The global economy has fallen to pieces like a cheap jigsaw puzzle in an earthquake. Now it is time for the financial world to pick up the baton of change, hold it proudly above its head, and club some sense into itself with it.  Luckily An ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Coalition Chronicles by Ian Martin
    The Coalition Chronicles - by Ian Martin

    £12.99   paperback   (2011) - ISBN 13: 9780571276912 | ISBN 10: 0571276911

    From The Thick of It's legendary 'swearing consultant' comes an outrageous, hilarious and topical satire of the coalition.  Theyve stopped holding late-night sessions in Parliament. Or have they? Imagine a House of Commons with the camer ... more

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  • Cover image of book Sod Calm and Get Angry: Resigned Advice for Hard Times by Various authors
    Sod Calm and Get Angry: Resigned Advice for Hard Times - by Various authors

    £4.99   hardback   (2010) - ISBN 13: 9780091938703 | ISBN 10: 0091938708

    During the current recession it seems our traditional stiff upper lip can only last so long before those other world-beating British skills come to the fore - quiet grumbling and resigned cynicism. Sod Calm and Get Angry is for anyone who has finall ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Feckin
    The Feckin' Book of Bankers, Builders, Blaggers and Bowsies That Banjaxed the Nation - by Colin Murphy and Donal O'Dea

    £7.50   hardback   (2010) - ISBN 13: 9781847172419 | ISBN 10: 1847172415

    If you thought Double-Dip was a move in dancing, and Downsizing was losing the few extra pounds youd put on after the Christmas, you havent been keeping up with the jargon and double-speak that covers up the parlous state of the country and the ... more

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  • Cover image of book An Utterly Exasperated History of Modern Britain by John O
    An Utterly Exasperated History of Modern Britain - by John O'Farrell

    £9.99   paperback   (2010) - ISBN 13: 9780552775465 | ISBN 10: 0552775460

    Following his hugely popular account of the previous 2000 years, John OFarrell now comes bang up to date with a hilarious modern history asking How the hell did we end up here?   An Utterly Exasperated History of Modern Britain informs ... more

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  • Cover image of book Mark Thomas Presents the People
    Mark Thomas Presents the People's Manifesto - by Mark Thomas

    £5.99   paperback   (2010) - ISBN 13: 9780091937966 | ISBN 10: 0091937965

    Mark Thomas has been touring the country for months, getting audiences to come up with policies aimed at sorting out the countrys political chaos and taking back the power for the people. Sick to death of bailing out bankers and subsidising MPs home ... more

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  • Cover image of book A View from the Foothills: The Diaries of Chris Mullin by Chris Mullin
    A View from the Foothills: The Diaries of Chris Mullin - by Chris Mullin

    £9.99   paperback   (2010) - ISBN 13: 9781846682308 | ISBN 10: 1846682304

    It is said that failed politicians make the best diarists. In which case I am in with a chance.' Witty, incisive, and highly entertaining, Chris Mullin's diaries describe an unusual political career. To the apoplexy of the Labour whips, he wa ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Yes Minister Miscellany by Antony Jay and Jonathan Lynn
    The Yes Minister Miscellany - by Antony Jay and Jonathan Lynn

    £9.99   hardback   (2009) - ISBN 13: 9781849540100 | ISBN 10: 1849540101

    "Yes Minister is not a comedy. It is a civil service training manual"(David Davis) A collection of the funniest sketches, anecdotes, interviews, lists of interesting facts, character and actor profiles, and personal recollections from the endurin ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Audacity of Hype: Bewilderment, Sleaze and Other Tales of the 21st Century by Armando Iannucci
    The Audacity of Hype: Bewilderment, Sleaze and Other Tales of the 21st Century - by Armando Iannucci

    £12.99   paperback   (2009) - ISBN 13: 9781408701973 | ISBN 10: 1408701979

    In The Audacity of Hype, Armando Iannucci cuts straight to the heart of the insanity and sherbet-headed nonsense of modern life.   The Audacity of Hype brings together his views on diverse subjects, ranging from wickedly funny pen portraits o ... more

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    £11.99   paperback   (2009) - ISBN 13: 9781847393203 | ISBN 10: 1847393209

    They say that life begins at forty, but for Mark Steel it all started to go pear-shaped. Confused and angry at a Britain that seemed to have lost direction, and confused and saddened by his deteriorating personal life, this is a brilliantly funny and ... more

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  • Cover image of book Savage Mules: The Democrats and Endless War by Dennis Perrin
    Savage Mules: The Democrats and Endless War - by Dennis Perrin

    £6.99   paperback   (2008) - ISBN 13: 9781844672653 | ISBN 10: 1844672654

    Americans see the Deomcratic Party as the anti-war party: vacillating flipfloppers in the eyes of conservatives; or, in the liberal view, restrained, measured wagers of war as "last resort." In November 2006, voters put the Democrats into Congress to ... more

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  • Cover image of book As Used on the Famous Nelson Mandela: Underground Adventures in the Arms and Torture Trade by Mark Thomas
    As Used on the Famous Nelson Mandela: Underground Adventures in the Arms and Torture Trade - by Mark Thomas

    £12.99   paperback   (2007) - ISBN 13: 9780091909222 | ISBN 10: 0091909228

    A deeply funny, deeply distrubing account of one man's rampage through the murky world of the arms trade. Both a highly successful stand-up comedian and one of the UK's most effective and best-known political activists, Mark Thomas set off on a ... more

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  • Cover image of book George and Martha by Karen Finley
    George and Martha - by Karen Finley

    £7.99   paperback   (2006) - ISBN 13: 9781844670642 | ISBN 10: 1844670643

    George and Martha meet in a seedy motel room on the night before the Republican National Convention. Their affair goes way back, before George stole the election, before Martha built an empire on fascist domesticity. As usual, George numbs his pain o ... more

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