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The Imposter Cure: How to stop feeling like a fraud and escape the mind-trap of imposter syndrome

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The Imposter Cure: How to stop feeling like a fraud and escape the mind-trap...

Jessamy Hibberd

Psychology; Assertiveness, motivation & self-esteem

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A solution-based self-help book that explores the psychological impact of imposter syndrome. [more]

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The Great Successor: The Secret Rise and Rule of Kim Jong Un

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The Great Successor: The Secret Rise and Rule of Kim Jong Un

Anna Fifield

Biography: historical, political & military; History; Political leaders & leadership; Advocate - History

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The behind-the-scenes story of the rise and reign of the world's strangest and most elusive tyrant, Kim Jong Un, by the journalist... [more]

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The 21 Escapes of Lt Alastair Cram

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The 21 Escapes of Lt Alastair Cram

David M. Guss

True stories of heroism, endurance & survival; History; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Second World War; Prisoners of war

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The extraordinary story of Alastair Cram, the British soldier who escaped from prisoner-of-war camps not once but more than... [more]

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Dyslexia: A Very Short Introduction

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Dyslexia: A Very Short Introduction

Margaret Snowling

linguistics; Child & developmental psychology; Teaching of specific learning difficulties & needs; Medicine; Neurosciences

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Dyslexia is gaining increasing recognition as a relatively common learning disorder. Margaret Snowling introduces the exciting... [more]

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The Secret World of Farm Animals

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The Secret World of Farm Animals

Jeffrey Masson

Ethics & moral philosophy; Animals & society; Psychology: emotions; Mathematics & Sciences; Farm & working animals; Advocate - Science

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`An unbelievably inspiring book' Peter Wohlleben, author of The Hidden Life of TreesDid you know that pigs frequently throw... [more]

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How to Change Your Mind: The New Science of Psychedelics

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How to Change Your Mind: The New Science of Psychedelics

Michael Pollan

Biography: science, technology & engineering; Society & Social Sciences; Drug-induced states; Mental health services; Mind, body, spirit: meditation & visualisation; Advocate - Economics & Business

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'It's as if we made entering gothic cathedrals illegal, or museums, or sunsets!' When LSD was first discovered in the 1940s,... [more]

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Strange Stars

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Strange Stars

Jason Heller

Theory of music & musicology; Rock & Pop music; Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers; Society & Social Sciences; Popular culture

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In [this book, the author] recasts sci-fi and pop music as parallel cultural forces that depended on one another to expand... [more]

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Reinventing Your Life

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Reinventing Your Life

Jeffrey E. Young, Janet S. Klosko

Psychology; Popular psychology; Mind, Body, Spirit: thought & practice; Advocate - Today's World

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End the self-destructive behaviours that stop you from living your best life. [more]

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The Fate of Food: What We'll Eat in a Bigger, Hotter, Smarter World

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The Fate of Food: What We'll Eat in a Bigger, Hotter, Smarter World

Amanda Little

Food & society; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Agricultural science; Sustainable agriculture; Cookery, food & drink

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Mary Roach meets Michael Pollan in this ambitious, dynamic and thought-provoking foray into the future of food [more]

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Forever Skills: The 12 Skills to Futureproof Yourself, Your Team and Your Kids

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Forever Skills: The 12 Skills to Futureproof Yourself, Your Team and Your...

Kieran Flanagan, Dan Gregory

Psychology; Business & management

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What skills will matter most for work, business and life in the future? Where should you focus your energy and effort when... [more]

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A Political Philosophy: Arguments for Conservatism

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A Political Philosophy: Arguments for Conservatism

Roger Scruton

Social & political philosophy; Politics & government

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In this timely new edition of his classic book A Political Philosophy, celebrated conservative philosopher Roger Scruton interrogates... [more]

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Fools, Frauds and Firebrands: Thinkers of the New Left

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Fools, Frauds and Firebrands: Thinkers of the New Left

Roger Scruton

Social & political philosophy; Politics & government; Political science & theory; Socialism & left-of-centre democratic ideologies

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What does the Left look like today and how has it evolved? Is there any foundation for resistance to its agenda without religious... [more]

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Spies and Stars: MI5, Showbusiness and Me

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Spies and Stars: MI5, Showbusiness and Me

Charlotte Bingham

Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Memoirs; Espionage & secret services; Advocate - Biography

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The wickedly funny sequel to the MI5 and Me, described by Tatler as 'a stone cold comic classic', following the irrepressible... [more]

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The Cafe de Move-on Blues: In Search of the New South Africa

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The Cafe de Move-on Blues: In Search of the New South Africa

Christopher Hope

History; Social discrimination; Ethnic studies; Politics & government; Travel writing

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From one of South Africa's finest writers comes a powerful exploration of politics, race and population in the post-Apartheid... [more]

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The Communist Manifesto and Das Kapital

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The Communist Manifesto and Das Kapital

Karl Marx, Friedrich Engels, Robert Weick

Marxism & Communism

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In The Communist Manifesto and Das Kapital, now available in a highly designed paperback with flaps, Karl Marx and Friedrich... [more]

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How Democracy Ends

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How Democracy Ends

David Runciman

Politics & government; Political structures: democracy; Advocate - Politics

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'Scintillating ... thought-provoking ... one of the very best of the great crop of recent books on the subject.' - Observer... [more]

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Make, Think, Imagine: Engineering the Future of Civilisation

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Make, Think, Imagine: Engineering the Future of Civilisation

John Browne

Society & culture: general; Mathematics & Sciences; Impact of science & technology on society

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'An ode to the ways in which engineering has improved human civilisation' John Hennessy, Chairman, Alphabet 'A blueprint... [more]

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The Brain: A User's Manual: A simple guide to the world's most complex machine

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The Brain: A User's Manual: A simple guide to the world's most complex machine...

Marco Magrini

Psychology; Human biology; Popular psychology

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Congratulations on the purchase of this exclusive product, tailor-made just for you. It will provide you with years of continuous... [more]

$24.99

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Austentatious: The Evolving World of Jane Austen Fans

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Austentatious: The Evolving World of Jane Austen Fans

Holly Luetkenhaus, Zoe Weinstein

Literary studies: c 1800 to c 1900 ; Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers; Popular culture

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Explores online fan spaces in search of Janeites all over the world to discover what fans are making, how fans are sharing... [more]

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Memory Craft: Improve Your Memory Using the Most Powerful Methods from Around the World

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Memory Craft: Improve Your Memory Using the Most Powerful Methods from Around...

Lynne Kelly

Psychology; Memory; Memory improvement & thinking techniques; Advocate - Today's World

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Our brain is a muscle. Like our bodies, it needs exercise. In the last few hundred years, we have stopped training our memories... [more]

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The Three Dimensions of Freedom

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The Three Dimensions of Freedom

Billy Bragg

Literary essays; Ethics & moral philosophy; Religion & politics; Politics & government; Advocate - Politics

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He shows us that Freedom requires three dimensions to function: Liberty, Equality, and Accountability - and the result is... [more]

$14.99

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Why Women Have Better Sex Under Socialism: And Other Arguments for Economic Independence

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Why Women Have Better Sex Under Socialism: And Other Arguments for Economic...

Kristen Ghodsee

Society & Social Sciences; Feminism & feminist theory; Gender studies: women; Sociology: sexual relations; Socialism & left-of-centre democratic ideologies; Economic theory & philosophy

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Ghodsee is going to start a revolution' Daisy Buchanan, author of The Sisterhood A witty, fiercely intelligent exploration... [more]

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The Animal's Companion: People and their Pets, a 26,000-Year Love Story

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The Animal's Companion: People and their Pets, a 26,000-Year Love Story...

Jacky Colliss Harvey

Literary essays; History; Social & cultural history; Social & cultural anthropology; Domestic animals & pets

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A fascinating, heart-warming, and often humorous historical and cultural exploration of our universal human need for the companionship... [more]

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The Allure of Battle: A History of How Wars Have Been Won and Lost

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The Allure of Battle: A History of How Wars Have Been Won and Lost

Cathal J. Nolan

History; Military history; Defence strategy, planning & research

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Stretching from Antiquity to the Second World War, a major new work of history that examines how battles have been fought-and... [more]

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The Kabul Peace House: How a Group of Young Afghans are Daring to Dream in a Land of War

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The Kabul Peace House: How a Group of Young Afghans are Daring to Dream...

Mark Isaacs

History; Social issues & processes; Human rights

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A story of peace in a land of unending war.<br /><br />This is a story of... [more]

$29.99

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