Valentine’s Day Gift Selection

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Valentine’s Day Gift Selection

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    This Valentine’s day indulge your loved one, or yourself, with three world class books each written to be read in one sitting and luxury gift surprises. This special selection has been put together to create the perfect relaxation experience – all wrapped up in a bow!

    Our Valentine’s gift selection includes an internationally acclaimed Polish bestseller, a French homage to the art of reading and a Russian novel of letters from the last century. Your gift recipient will also receive a delicious Hotel Chocolat raspberry and white chocolate heart, a relaxing Sanctuary Spa face mask and Paradise Tropical Fruits baths salts. We have also included our own book heart postcard which can be personalised with your Valentines message.

    Gift Selection includes:

    Peirene No. 12 Chasing the King of Hearts

    Peirene No. 17 Reader for Hire

    Peirene No. 22 The Last Summer

    Hotel Chocolat Raspberry and White Chocolate Heart 45g

    Sanctuary Spa 5 minute Moisture Boost Mask 15ml

    Paradise Tropical Fruits Bath Salts tube – Mango, Pineapple or Strawberry

    A personalised love heart postcard

    Order before the 10th of February for Valentine’s Day delivery!

     

  • About the Books

    Peirene No. 12 Chasing the King of Hearts

    A remarkable true story of love and survival. The year is 1942 in the Warsaw Ghetto. When Izolda’s husband, Shayek, is imprisoned, she sets out to release him. Eventually she is captured and deported to Auschwitz. But even there, she trusts that her love will save them both.

    Written by Hanna Krall.
    Translated from the Polish by Philip Boehm.

    Turning Point series
    176pp, paperback with flaps, £12.00
    ISBN 978-1-908670-10-6
    eISBN: 978-1-908670-13-7

    Peirene No. 17 Reader for Hire

    A French celebration of the union of sensuality and language. Marie-Constance loves reading and possesses and attractive voice. One day she decides to put an ad in the local paper offering her services as a paid reader. Her first client, a paralysed teenager, is transformed by her reading and soon the rich and famous clamour for her services.

    Written by Raymond Jean.
    Translated from the French by Adriana Hunter.

    Chance Encounter series
    176pp, paperback with flaps, £12
    ISBN 978-1-908670-22-9
    eISBN 978-1-908670-23-6

    Peirene No. 22 The Last Summer

    This book unfolds in letters at the turn of the 20th century in Russia. After student unrest, as the governor of St Petersburg closes the state university. His worried wife hires a strapping bodyguard, Lju, to the excitement of their grownup children. Little do they know that Lju sides with the students who are plotting an assassination.

    Written by Ricarda Huch.
    Translated from the German by Jamie Bulloch.

    East and West series
    120pp, paperback with flaps, £12
    ISBN 978-1-908670-34-2
    eISBN 978-1-908670-35-9

  • Product Information

    Hotel Chocolat Raspberry and White Chocolate Heart 

    Ingredients: cocoa butter, sugar, full cream milk powder, skimmed milk powder, freeze dried raspberry powder, natural colour (beetroot), emulsifier (soya lecithin), natural flavours (vanilla, raspberry), vanilla seeds, acidity regulator (citric acid). White chocolate contains minimum 36% cocoa solids, minimum 27% milk solids. Caramel chocolate contains minimum 36% cocoa solids, minimum 26% milk solids.

    For allergens including cereals containing gluten see ingredients. May contain traces of nuts, peanuts, gluten, wheat.

    Sanctuary Spa 5 Minute Moisture Boost Mask

    Sweep the lusciously nourishing mask over clean, dry skin, smoothing it into face & neck. Leave for 5 minutes & then rinse or tissue off. For an extra nourishing treat, try leaving the mask on overnight & rinsing off when you wake. Use 1-2 times per week.

    Aqua (Water), Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea) Butter, Glycerin Aluminium Starch Octenylsuccinate, Cetearyl  Oliviate, Rosa Moschata Oil, Sorbitan Olivate, Dimethicone, Mel (Honey), Polysorbate 60, Sodium Acrylates Copolymer, Phenoxyethanol, Paraffinum Liquidum (Mineral Oil), Carbomer, Pelargonium Graveolens Flower Oil, Boswellia Carterii Oil, Caprylyl Glycol, Chlorphenesin, Dsiodium EDTA, Citronellol, Sodium Hyaluronate, Sodium Hydroxide, PPG-1 Trideceth-6, Xanthan Gum, Geraniol, Rosa Centiofolia Flower Water, Limonene, Citral, Linalool.

    Paradise Tropical Fruit Bath Salts

    Pour desired amount of salts into warm running water in the bath.

    MANGO – Sodium chloride, Glycerin, Parfum (Fragrance), Linalool, Aqua (Water), CI 14700, CI 17200 STRAWBERRY – Sodium chloride, Glycerin, Parfum (Fragrance), Linalool, Aqua (Water), CI 14700 PINEAPPLE – Sodium chloride, Glycerin, Parfum (Fragrance), Linalool, Aqua (Water), CI 19140