- Fear and Loathing on the Campaign Trail ’72– This is particularly going to be interesting in the run-up to the 2012 US Presidential Election. Also, it was clearly an influence for Ellis’ Transmetropolitan.
- Brewer’s Dictionary of Modern Phrase and Fable– A fantastic writers reference, I already have this in hardcopy.
Brewer’s Dictionary of Phrase and Fable– The original version of this work is available for free here.
- Brewer’s Dictionary of London Phrase & Fable– Again, a brilliant writers reference that I already have in hardcopy.
- The Maltese Falcon– Very few of Dashiell Hammett’s novels are available for the Kindle, only his short stories.
- The Encyclopedia of Fantastic Victoriana– This is long out of print even in hardcopy and their price reflects this.
- Travels in Hyperreality– I managed to find my hardcopy version of Umberto Eco’s essays the other day but I still wish I had an electronic copy to dip into from time to time.