Sunday Times bestseller We have a lifetime's association with our bodies, but for many of us they remain uncharted territory. In Adventures in Human Being, Gavin Francis leads the reader on a journey through health and illness, offering insights on everything from the ribbed surface of the brain to the secret workings of the heart and the womb; from the pulse of life at the wrist to the unique engineering of the foot.
A Human Being Died That Night A dramatisation of the complexities of post-apartheid South - a white man exploring his psyche with a member of race he tried to annihilate. Full description
"Being Human" is the third book in the "Staying Alive" poetry trilogy. "Staying Alive" and its sequel "Being Alive" have introduced many thousands of new readers to contemporary poetry. "Being Human" is a companion volume to those two books - a world poetry anthology offering an even broader, international selection of 'real poems for unreal times'.
A book for teaching about animals in comparison to human beings. It is intended for Classes 4 and 5 (age 9 to 11) in the Steiner-Waldorf curriculum.