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Below you'll find the full list of this month's new releases so you can scroll the entire list of new releases on one page. There's a separate page for GALAXY (science fiction & fantasy). If you only want to see what is in stock now, use the toggle at the top of the list.

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The Borrowed Life of Frederick Fife

Anna Johnston

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The Borrowed Life of Frederick Fife is a warm, life-affirming debut about a bizarre case of mistaken identity that allows a lonely old man one last chance to be part of a family.'A sincere, heartfelt...
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Oblivion

Patrick Holland

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'Before nightfall I rode a taxi through Narita. Neon-lit restaurants and bars and dark cypress. The snow and a wind from the Sea of Japan had all but cleared the streets. Cedar temples sat beneath...

The Norseman's Song

Joel Deane

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$27.95 

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An ancient man without a past hails a taxi driven by a petty criminal with no future. Reluctantly, the pair embarks on a journey in search of a legendary whaler and murderer known only as the...

Weekends with the Sunshine Gardening Society

Sophie Green

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'Warm and uplifting' WOMAN'S DAY'Delightful' BETTER HOMES AND GARDENS'A ray of sunshine . . . and such a great armchair escape' THE VILLAGE OBSERVERNoosa Heads, 1987: Newly divorced Cynthia has...

A Language of Limbs

Dylin Hardcastle

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'I loved it' Hannah Kent'An instant queer classic' Benjamin LawThe first love of a teenage girl is a powerful thing, particularly when the object of that desire is her best friend, also a girl. It's...

Darling Girls

Sally Hepworth

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Sally Hepworth, internationally bestselling author of The Mother-in-Law and The Soulmate, returns with a story of sisterhood, secrets, love and murder, which will appeal to fans of Liane Moriarty,...

The Homestead in the Eucalypts

Leonie Kelsall

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'Leonie Kelsall is becoming the voice of the South Australian rural outback.' Beauty and Lace on The Blue Gum CampWhen student doctor Taylor Lawrence's city life is turned upside down, she seeks...

The End and Everything Before It

Finegan Kruckemeyer

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A debut novel from one of Australia's most internationally celebrated playwrights, The End and Everything Before It is a kaleidoscopic story about the way love and loss shape a community

Together We Fall Apart

Sophie Matthiesson

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A stunning debut novel from a bright new voice in Australian fiction in this deeply affecting portrait of a dysfunctional family.For the past seven years, Clare has been living in London. She works...
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The Sun Walks Down

Fiona McFarlane

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In September 1883, the South Australian town of Fairly huddles under strange, vivid sunsets. Six-year-old Denny Wallace has gone missing during a dust storm, and the whole town is intent on finding...

Big Time

Australia's explosive and totally...

Jordan Prosser

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The most electrifying debut novel of 2024- Almost Famous meets Slaughterhouse-Five.In a not-too-distant future Australia, the eastern states have become the world's newest autocracy - a place where...
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If You Go

Alice Robinson

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When Esther wakes with a breathing tube down her throat, she has no idea where she is or how she got there. In terrible physical condition, Esther is tended to by Grace, the only other person in the...

Jade and Emerald

Michelle See-Tho

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From the winner of the 2023 Penguin Literary Prize.Lei Ling Wen is lonely. Bored of her demanding after-school schedule of tuition, study and violin lessons, she struggles to see eye to eye with her...
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The Fists of the Father

Daniel Tamone

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Ted 'Little Boy Blue' Taylor has replaced his estranged father Ron – a disgraced former heavyweight champion on the cusp of an unexpected comeback – as the darling of Australian boxing. But after two...
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Long Island Compromise

Taffy Brodesser-Akner

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'Is this book as good [as Fleishman]? It's better' THE NEW YORK TIMES'The best book I've read this year' HARLAN COBEN'Very, very good' ELIZABETH DAY'This book is DYNAMITE. Inhaled it in two sittings'...
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The Librarianist

Patrick deWitt

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**AN INTERNATIONAL No. 1 BESTSELLER****Selected as a Washington Post Book of the Summer** 'I absolutely adored it' NINA STIBBEFrom bestselling and award-winning author Patrick deWitt comes a novel...
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The Third Love

Hiromi Kawakami

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Having married her childhood sweetheart, Riko now finds herself trapped in a relationship that has been soured by infidelity. One day, by chance, she runs into her old friend Mr Takaoka, who offers...
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The Stellar Debut of Galactica MacFee

Alexander McCall Smith

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Book 17 in the hugely popular 44 Scotland Street series by worldwide bestselling author Alexander McCall SmithGlasgow for Bertie is the promised land. The city of pies and Irn Bru, far from his...
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After Annie

Anna Quindlen

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‘Candid and complex ­– and ultimately quite hopeful’ Claire Lombardo ‘Beautiful and deeply moving’ J. Courtney Sullivan ‘A story of abiding hope’ Mary Beth Keane When Annie Brown dies suddenly, her...
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The Honeyeater

Jessie Tu

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'Tu is original, brilliant, funny, fierce--everything I want in a writer.' Annabel Crabb'Daring and moving ... a joy to read.' Christos Tsiolkas'Startlingly beautiful and ultimately hopeful.' Tiffany...
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The Covenant of Water

Abraham Verghese

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OPRAH'S BOOK CLUB PICK INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER SUBJECT OF A SIX-PART SUPER SOUL PODCAST SERIES HOSTED BY OPRAH WINFREY ONE OF BARACK OBAMA'S BEST BOOKS OF 2023WINNER OF THE VIKING AWARD FOR...
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Resolution

Irvine Welsh

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From #1 Sunday Times bestseller Irvine Welsh, the brand new novel in the CRIME series featuring former detective Ray LennoxOLD TRUTHS HAVE NEW CONSEQUENCESRay Lennox is determined to move on from his...

The House of the Spirits

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Isabel Allende

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VINTAGE QUARTERBOUND CLASSICS- Bound to be beautifulA beautiful hardback edition of a Latin American classic - the enthralling saga of three generations of a proud and passionate family, secret loves...

The Handmaid's Tale

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Margaret Atwood

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VINTAGE QUARTERBOUND CLASSICS- Bound to be beautifulA beautiful hardback edition of Atwood's classic dystopian novel.'As relevant today as it was when Atwood wrote it' GuardianOffred is a Handmaid in...

The Midnight News

Jo Baker

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$24.99 

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'A tour de force' IRISH TIMES'Riveting and moving' NINA STIBBE'Gripping' THE TIMES'It had me by the throat' EMMA DONOGHUELONDON, 1940. As enemy planes fly over the city, twenty-year-old Charlotte...

Pity Party

the hilarious and heartfelt novel...

Daisy Buchanan

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The new heartachingly relatable, unflinchingly real and truly affecting novel from Daisy Buchanan, bestselling author of Insatiable.

Nature Tales for Winter Nights

Nancy Campbell

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$35 

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As the evenings draw in – a time of reckoning, rest and restoration – settle in with this new seasonal collection. Nature Tales for Winter Nights is a treasure trove of tales from across the natural...

Hidden Faces

Salvador Dalí

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In swirling, surreal prose, the iconic artist Salvador Dali portrays the intrigues and love affairs of a group of eccentric aristocrats who, in their luxury and extravagance, symbolize decadent...

The Girl with the Violin

Shelley Davidow

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A powerful love story in which one woman's quest for identity and healing also becomes the single way she can honour her grandparents, whose lives were irreversibly shattered by the Holocaust.Perfect...

Teddy

Emily Dunlay

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‘Darkly glamorous. Your summer read is sorted’Sunday Times Style‘Glamorous, exuberant and propulsive’ Daisy Buchanan, author of Insatiable

Where My Heart Used to Beat

Sebastian Faulks

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On a small island off the south coast of France, Robert Hendricks, an English doctor who has seen the best and the worst the twentieth century had to offer, is forced to confront the events that made...

The Silence In Between

Josie Ferguson

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Imagine waking up and a wall has divided your city in two. Imagine that on the other side is your new-born baby and there is now no way of getting to him... For fans of All the Light We Cannot See...

Maybe, Perhaps, Possibly

Joanna Glen

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'Fabulous, relaxing, page-turning, dream-inspiring' MIRANDA HART'Exquisitely beautiful and so perceptive' JOANNA CANNONFrom the Costa-shortlisted author of THE OTHER HALF OF AUGUSTA HOPE and ALL MY...

Another Life

Kristin Hannah

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Another Life is a powerful, moving and hopeful story of the life-changing impact of the connections we form, by the international number one bestselling author Kristin Hannah.Angie DeSaria has spent...

Games and Rituals

Katherine Heiny

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‘Superb’ THE TIMES‘Joyous’ THE OBSERVERThe beloved author of Early Morning Riser brings us eleven glittering stories of love – friendships formed at the airport bar, ex-husbands with benefits,...

The Good Women of Fudi

Liu Hong

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Imperial China meets Edwardian England in this epic story of loves lost and gained, set during the aftermath of the Opium Wars.Best friends Jiali and Wu Fang know that no man is a match for them. In...

The Other Valley

Scott Alexander Howard

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'Astonishingly brilliant. My book of the year.'Liz Nugent, Sunday Times-bestselling author of Strange Sally DiamondFor fans of Emily St John Mandel and Kazuo Ishiguro, an exhilarating literary...

Brave New World

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Aldous Huxley

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VINTAGE QUARTERBOUND CLASSICS- Bound to be beautifulA beautiful hardback edition of Huxley's inconic dystopian classic, introduced by Yuval Noah Harari'A masterpiece of speculation... As vibrant,...

Arrangements in Blue

Notes on Love and Making a Life...

Amy Key

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Is it possible life without romantic love isn't so bad?An essential memoir about building life on your own termsIs it possible life without romantic love isn't so bad?An essential memoir about...

Tehrangeles

Porochista Khakpour

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Named a Most Anticipated Book of the Year by TIME, The National, Nylon, Electric Literature, and Library Journal  MEET THE MILANIS. FAST-FOOD HEIRESSES, LA ROYALTY, AND YOUR NEWEST REALITY TV...

Soldier Sailor

Claire Kilroy

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LONGLISTED FOR THE WOMEN'S PRIZE FOR FICTION 2024Well, Sailor. Here we are once more, you and me in one another's arms. The Earth rotates beneath us and all is well, for now . . .In her first novel...

The Stone Home

A Novel

Crystal Hana Kim

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“It is a privilege to read Crystal Hana Kim’s fiction, which both edifies and enlightens.” —Min Jin LeeA hauntingly poetic family drama and coming-of-age story that reveals a dark corner of South...

The Eyes Are The Best Part

The ‘good for her’ novel crawling...

Monika Kim

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'THE EYES ARE THE BEST PART is an outstanding debut, a feminist horror novel that tackles big social issues and also delivers the gory origin story of a female serial killer.' - NEW YORK TIMES'I WAS...

Overstaying

Ariane Koch

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An isolated young woman living in a small Swiss town decides to take in a mysterious stranger, known only as 'the visitor'.His arrival introduces disturbance into her carefully sealed life, and the...

The Leopard

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Giuseppe Tomasi Di Lampedusa

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VINTAGE QUARTERBOUND CLASSICS- Bound to be beautifulA beautiful hardback edition of the great Italian classic.'Historical fiction at its best' The WeekIt is the spring of 1869 and there is talk of...

Quicksand

Nella Larsen

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Nella Larsen's powerful first novel evocatively portrays the racial and gender restrictions that can mark a lifeBorn to a white mother and an absent black father, and despised for her dark skin,...

Beyond Summerland

Jenny Lecoat

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'An unforgettable tale of friendship, love, courage and survival. I loved every word of this fantastically engrossing novel. Jenny Lecoat is an author to watch!' Bestselling author Kelly Rimmer on...

Baron Bagge

Alexander Lernet-Holenia

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A dreamlike, chimerical masterpiece from a lost pre-war Europe - critically acclaimed and rightly revered

Count Luna

Alexander Lernet-Holenia

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A deliciously deranged thriller about supernatural vengeance and postwar guilt, by one of Austria's most celebrated writers

Fruit of the Dead

Rachel Lyon

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An electric contemporary reimagining of the myth of Persephone and Demeter set over the course of one summer on a lush private island, exploring who holds the power in a modern underworld.Camp...

Close to Home

Michael Magee

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Luminous and devastating, a portrait of young manhood and working class life from Observer Best New Novelist Michael Magee

The Mires

Tina Makereti

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Water will come and you think it will be soft. You think it will be smooth and find its way around your things: your houses and cars and furniture, your gardens and windows and hope. But water can be...

Tomás Nevinson

Javier Marías

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The final novel from one of the greatest writers of the past half centuryTomas Nevinson, a retired MI6 agent, is working for the British Embassy in Madrid when his former handler, the sinister...

Western Lane

Chetna Maroo

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Longlisted for the Women's Prize for Fiction 2024'A beautiful and evocative novel about grief, about growing up, about losing and winning. The people and places in this book will stay with me for a...

Suttree

Cormac McCarthy

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In this semi-autobiographical work, a man abandons his life of privilege to live among eccentrics, criminals and the impoverished of Knoxville. Suttree is a humorous, compelling tapestry of life on...

The Rabbits

A. A. Milne

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Pre-war halcyon days captured in a series of comic sketches, the 'Rabbits' offer the purest of escapism – and possibly AA Milne's most distinctive work.The adventures of a goup of friends, pre-war,...

The Sailor who Fell from Grace with the Sea

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Yukio Mishima

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VINTAGE QUARTERBOUND CLASSICS- Bound to be beautifulA beautiful hardback edition of the great Japanese classic.'Mishima's greatest novel, and one of the greatest of the past century' The TimesA band...

The Hole

Hiroko Oyamada

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When Asa's husband is offered a new job away from the city, the couple end up relocating. And since his new office is very close to his family's home, it makes sense to move in next door to his...

Brothers and Ghosts

Khue Pham

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A young woman, torn between two cultures, belonging to neither. A family, torn apart by a war they had no choice about.Kieu calls herself Kim because it's easier for Europeans to pronounce. She knows...

Bear

Julia Phillips

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"A mesmerising novel of two sisters on a Pacific Northwest island whose lives are upended by an unexpected visitor - a tale of family, obsession, and a mysterious creature in the woods, by the...

How to Age Disgracefully

Clare Pooley

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The brand new feel-good novel from the bestselling author of The Authenticity Project and The People on Platform 5'Uplifting, heartwarming and joyful. Restored my faith in humankind' - Ruth JonesWhen...

Fifteen Wild Decembers

SHORTLISTED FOR THE NERO BOOK AWARDS...

Karen Powell

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"SHORTLISTED FOR THE NERO BOOK AWARDS 2023A best historical fiction book of 2023 (The Sunday Times)""Unbearably moving.""- Financial Times""Enthralling.""- Victoria Hislop""Compelling, atmospheric...

All Quiet on the Western Front

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Erich Maria Remarque

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VINTAGE QUARTERBOUND CLASSICS- Bound to be beautifulA beautiful hardback edition of the most famous anti-war novel ever written, translated by Brian Murdoch.'A necessary, shattering read' Irish Times...

Atlas

The Story of Pa Salt: The epic conclusion...

Lucinda Riley

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THE INSTANT #1 INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLERThe final novel in the Seven Sisters series is here. Spanning a lifetime of love and loss, crossing borders and oceans, Atlas: The Story of Pa Salt, co-authored...

Sweetness in the Skin

Ishi Robinson

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A coming-of-age celebration of food, family and finding your voice, for fans of The Girl with the Louding VoiceFourteen-year-old Pumkin Patterson lives in a two-room house in Kingston Jamaica with...

The Paris Affair

Fiona Schneider

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The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society meets Lucinda Riley in this breath-taking story of how one woman's disappearance spurns the search of a lifetime.In Paris 1942 a woman disappears in...

Ask Me Again

Clare Sestanovich

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From Clare Sestanovich, the PEN/Robert W. Bingham Prize nominee whose short stories received instant acclaim, a debut novel about a young woman's coming of age, in parallel with a renegade male...

The History of Sound

Stories

Ben Shattuck

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$62.95 

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“Polyphonic fiction. . . . A reminder of the short story’s power. . . . The History of Sound marks Shattuck as one of the form’s brightest lights. . . . A terrific writer. . . . Deeply resonant.”...

The Girl from London

Olivia Spooner

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A page-turning, emotional story inspired by little known true events in WWII, this No. 1 bestselling novel is perfect for fans of Kelly Rimmer, Kristin Hannah, Kate Quinn and Natasha Lester.London,...

Test Kitchen

Neil Stewart

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'Test Kitchen is phenomenal - a mad, magical, ten-course feast of a novel, gorgeously written, totally original, packed with ideas and invention. Incredibly ambitious too - so many characters, so...

Spontaneous Acts

Yoko Tawada

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The highly anticipated new novel from award-winning, critically acclaimed novelist Yoko Tawada.Patrik is a literary researcher living in Berlin, a city just coming back to life after lockdown. Though...

Anyone's Ghost

August Thompson

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'An overwhelmingly beautiful love story. This book will make you cry' - Jonathan Safran Foer, author of Everything Is IlluminatedThe lonely life of fifteen-year-old Theron David Alden is transformed...

Jackie

A Novel

Dawn Tripp

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"'Take the incisive brilliance of Curtis Sittenfeld and add to it exquisite prose in the vein of Maggie O'Farrell and you have the novel Jackie. A truly astonishing achievement: to breathe new life...

No Country for Love

Yaroslav Trofimov

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'An expansive novel reminiscent of the literary breadth, humanity, and historical depth found in Vasily Grossman's Life and Fate' Christophe Boltanski, winner of the 2015 Prix Femina for The Safe...

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A story of girl meets printer

Fien Veldman

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An incisive debut novel-in-translation about a woman who becomes obsessed with her office printer, for fans of Sayaka Murata and Halle Butler.

Slaughterhouse 5

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Kurt Vonnegut

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VINTAGE QUARTERBOUND CLASSICS- Bound to be beautifulA beautiful hardback edition of one of the most funny, moving and brilliant novels of the twentieth century.'A book to read and reread. He is a...

An Honourable Exit

Eric Vuillard

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From the International Booker Prize shortlisted author of The Order of the Day and The War of the Poor comes a searing account of a conflict that dealt a fatal blow to French colonialism.'Excoriating...

Tiananmen Square

Lai Wen

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It is Beijing in the 1970s, and Lai lives with her parents, grandmother and younger brother in a small flat in a working-class area. Her grandmother is a formidable figure ? no-nonsense and...

In Memoriam

Alice Winn

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WINNER OF WATERSTONES NOVEL OF THE YEAR- A gripping, heart-shattering love story between two soldiers in the First World WarIt's 1914, and talk of war feels far away to Henry Gaunt, Sidney Ellwood...
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The Glassmaker

Tracy Chevalier

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FROM THE GLOBALLY BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF GIRL WITH A PEARL EARRING'A triumph… a brilliant idea carried out with confidence and brio and a deep love of an extraordinary city. The ingenuity of the...
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A Short Walk Through a Wide World

Douglas Westerbeke

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IF YOU COULD NEVER STAY, WHERE WOULD YOU GO? The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue meets The Midnight Library in this life-affirming debut novel of adventure, wonder and self-discovery.Paris, 1885- Aubry...
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Salome

Joanna Courtney

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An evocative, unputdownable novel about the infamous Salome. Discover the woman behind the myth, in thisepic and opulent novel, perfect for fans of Jennifer Saint, Madeline Miller, Philippa Gregory...
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The Last Song of Penelope

Claire North

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'CLAIRE NORTH BRINGS A POWERFUL, FRESH AND UNFLINCHING VOICE TO ANCIENT MYTH' Jennifer Saint, author of Sunday Times bestseller AriadneFollowing the critically acclaimed Ithaca and House of Odysseus...
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Lady Tan's Circle Of Women

Lisa See

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'Despite the inordinate limits placed on women, See allows their strengths to dominate their stories' Washington Post 'Poignant . . . quietly affecting' Time 'Emotional and illuminating' BookPageIn...

All the World Beside

Garrard Conley

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To the outside world, Reverend Nathaniel Whitfield and his family stand as godly pillars of their small-town community in Puritan New England. One disciple, Dr Arthur Lyman, discovers in the...

Silence

Shusaku Endo

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'Flawless' - David Mitchell 'A masterpiece' - Daily Telegraph Winner of the Tanizaki PrizePublished in 1967 in Japan to huge controversy, Silence is Shusaku Endo's most highly acclaimed novel and a...

Disobedient

Elizabeth Fremantle

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A young woman is put on trial. She has accused her painting teacher of the darkest betrayal - he accuses her of being a immoral liar. What really happened?Rome 1611. A jewel-bright place of change....

The Barbarian

Douglas Jackson

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Treacheries, betrayals and bloody battles during the desperate twilight years of Rome's once all-powerful empire - the latest action-packed, thrillingly authentic new Roman historical novel from a...

A Poisoner's Tale

Cathryn Kemp

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A powerful historical fiction debut inspired by the true story of Giulia Tofana, the first documented female serial killer in history.Discover the dark and gothic historical novel inspired by the...

Arthur

Giles Kristian

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What if Arthur didn't die after his last great battle against the Saxons? The author of the Sunday Times bestselling Lancelot brings his acclaimed re-imagining of Britain's most iconic legend to a...

A Woman of Opinion

Sean Lusk

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From the bestselling author of THE SECOND SIGHT OF ZACHARY CLOUDESLEY comes an illuminating historical novel about the extraordinary, adventurous life of Mary Wortley Montagu- pioneering writer, poet...

The Romanov Brides

A Novel Of The Last Tsarina And...

Clare McHugh

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From the author of A Most English Princess comes a rich novel about young Princess Alix of Hesse—the future Alexandra, last Empress of Imperial Russia—and her sister, Princess Ella. Their decision to...

The Ghost Theatre

Utterly transporting historical...

Mat Osman

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** NOW WITH BONUS MATERIAL EXCLUSIVE TO THIS EDITION**BOOK OF THE YEAR - EVENING STANDARD, THE OBSERVER and THE TIMES‘Fiction that's larger than life and twice as much fun’ Guardian'Rich and...

Rebellion

Eagles of Empire 22

Simon Scarrow

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An epic military adventure novel pits Roman army heroes Macro and Cato against Boudica: the terrifying Queen of the Britons. From bestselling Simon Scarrow, author of Death to the Emperor and The...

The Square of Sevens

Laura Shepherd-Robinson

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The Sunday Times Top Five Bestseller A BBC Two Between the Covers Book Club Pick A Guardian 'Best Crime and Thrillers of 2023' PickLaura Shepherd-Robinson's The Square of Sevens is an epic and...
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After the Worst has Happened

Tales from a funeral director on...

Richard Gosling

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When Richard Gosling's young daughter faced emergency surgery, a colleague carelessly asked what would happen if she died. In that moment, Richard was forced to picture his own daughter's funeral,...

Shades of Me

My many lives through many Dreamings...

Mel Brown

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Mel Brown is an Australian Aboriginal Ngunnawal woman. This is her story.Growing up white, Mel always felt that there was another shade to her soul.Despite an early life marred by moments of sheer...

The Secret Life of Flying

What really happens when you travel...

Jeremy Burfoot

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How does a plane stay up in the air? Does the Mile-High Club actually exist? When you flush the toilet, where does it all go?Buckle up for some turbulence because nothing flies under the radar for...

Paris for Beginners

A memoir

Rachael Coopes

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'Enchanting, amusing, life-affirming and wise.' Toni Pearen Sometimes the best compass to follow is your heart.Actress Rachael Coopes had a serious boyfriend and successful career in Australia when...

A Single Lifeline

Heidi Coupland

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'The saying goes that time heals. I guess that's partly true. But time also makes you more aware of what has been lost. We find new points of reflection, like lookouts that offer fresh perspectives...

The Afterlife Confessional

Bill Edgar

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Heartbreaking and hilarious, outrageous and wise, The Afterlife Confessional is Bill Edgar's fascinating account of the things he's witnessed and learned as the Coffin Confessor - the bizarre and...

Bedtime Story

Chloe Hooper

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Shortlisted for the 2023 NSW Premier's Literary Award for Non-Fiction  Longlisted for the 2023 Margaret and Colin Roderick Literary AwardFrom the best-selling author of The Tall Man and The Arsonist,...
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Life Goes On

Megan Maurice

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Simply surviving trauma – whether it be illness, abuse, grief, a family tragedy or any kind – takes everything we have. But what happens after, when you realise that surviving survival might be hard...

For Life

A memoir of living and dying - and...

Ailsa Piper

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After I swim, I watch an osprey hanging in mid-air. If those who came before really do dissolve and dissipate, and if their cells really are all around us, then that bird is held there by Mum and...

Stories My Grandmothers Didn't Tell Me

Two women's journeys from war-torn...

Andra Putnis

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As children, we'd sneak into Grandma's bedroom on secret missions. Her cupboard was filled with old fur coats, strange woven folk costumes and small mountains of glowing amber. We were half-scared,...
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Ask Not

The Kennedys and the Women They...

Maureen Callahan

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The Sunday Times BestsellerA Mail on Sunday ‘Best Holiday Read 2024’‘A searing exposé’ Glamour‘A timely reminder of the dangers posed by men who crave power’ – ObserverFrom New York Times bestseller...

Camera Girl

The Coming of Age of Jackie Bouvier...

Carl Sferrazza Anthony

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“One of the most detailed, nuanced portraits of Jackie to date.” —The Washington PostAn illuminating and “wholly refreshing” (David Maraniss, New York Times bestselling author) biography of the young...

Keir Starmer

The Biography

Tom Baldwin

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THE BESTSELLING BIOGRAPHY OF THE NEW BRITISH PRIME MINISTER‘Required reading for anyone who has an interest in who governs Britain' ALASTAIR CAMPBELL'This will be the most important political book of...

Once Upon a Time

The Captivating Life of Carolyn...

Elizabeth Beller

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A NEW YORK TIMES, LOS ANGELES TIMES, USA TODAY BESTSELLERThe life and legacy of Carolyn Bessette-Kennedy, wife of John F. Kennedy Jr., are reexamined in this captivating and effervescent biography...

The Marriage Question

George Eliot's Double Life

Clare Carlisle

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An exceptional new biography that shows how George Eliot wrestled with the question of marriage, in art and life

Henry ‘Chips’ Channon

The Diaries (Volume 1): 1918-38...

Chips Channon

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The Sunday Times bestselling edition of Chips Channon's remarkable diaries'The greatest British diarist of the 20th century. An astonishing achievement. By turns frivolous and profound.' Ben...

Twelve Sheep

Life lessons from a lambing season...

John Connell

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For John Connell, the lambing season on his County Longford farm begins in the autumn. In the sheep shed, he surveys the dozen females in his care and contemplates the work ahead as the season slowly...

The Letters of Emily Dickinson

Emily Dickinson

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"The definitive edition of Emily Dickinson's correspondence, expanded and revised for the first time in over sixty years.Emily Dickinson was a letter writer before she was a poet. And it was through...

One Way Back

A Memoir

Christine Blasey Ford

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"The compelling true story behind the testimony that awed the nationOn September 27, 2018, Christine Blasey Ford testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee which was considering the nomination...

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A Memoir of My Son

Alexandra Fuller

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The story of a mother grieving the sudden loss of her twenty-one-year-old child - from the award-winning and bestselling memoirist of Don't Let's Go to the Dogs TonightThe story of a mother grieving...

Coming Home

Brittney Griner

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On February 17, 2022, Brittney Griner arrived in Moscow ready to spend the WNBA offseason playing for the Russian women's basketball team where she had been the centerpiece of previous championship...

Troubled

A Memoir of Foster Care, Family,...

Rob Henderson

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In this vivid coming-of-age memoir, Rob Henderson recounts growing up in foster care, enlisting in the US Air Force, attending elite universities - and what he learnt from seeing life from both sides...

An Unquiet Mind

A Memoir of Moods and Madness

Kay Redfield Jamison

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'It stands alone in the literature of manic depression for its bravery, brilliance and beauty' - Oliver SacksAn Unquiet Mind is a definitive examination of manic depression from both sides: doctor...

Frail Riffs

The Rules of the Game, Volume 4...

Michel Leiris

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"The fourth and final volume of Michel Leiris's renowned autobiography, now available in English for the first time, translated by Richard SieburthEx-surrealist and maverick anthropologist Michel...

Hildasay to Home

How I Found a Family by Walking...

Christian Lewis

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Walking saved his life. Now it will help find him a family. In the follow-up to his Sunday Times bestselling Finding Hildasay, Christian Lewis takes his next steps - along the coastline of Britain,...

Late Admissions

Confessions of a Black Conservative...

Glenn Loury

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Economist Glenn C. Loury is one of the most prominent public intellectuals of our time: he's often radically opposed to the political mainstream, and delights in upending what's expected of a Black...

Oh Miriam!

Stories from an Extraordinary Life...

Miriam Margolyes

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'Oh Miriam! risks the curse of the sequel, and pulls it off . . . A force of nature, a tour de farce. Bold, brave and bright, but also revealing, shocking and touching. Miriam is an icon, a...

Jack and Eve

Two Women In Love and At War

Wendy Moore

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Vera Holme, known as Jack, left a career as a jobbing actress to become Emmeline Pankhurst's chauffeur and mechanic. Evelina Haverfield was a classic beauty, the daughter of a Scottish baron and...

My Beautiful Sisters

A Story of Courage, Hope and the...

Khalida Popal

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A FINANCIAL TIMES BEST SUMMER BOOKS OF 2024'Riveting, heart-wrenching and incredibly important... an inspirational story for girls and women everywhere' MALALA YOUSAFZAI, Nobel Peace Prize laureateA...

Orwell

The New Life

D.J. Taylor

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Over seventy years since his premature death, George Orwell (1903-50) has become one of the most significant figures in western literature. His two dystopian masterpieces, Animal Farm (1945) and...

The Invention of Charlotte Brontë

Her Last Years and the Scandal That...

Graham Watson

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Backstabbing, stalking, and illicit love; discover the Brontë family as they've never been seen before.'No one can know all she had to go through. The merciful judgement of all connected with that...

The World of Yesterday

Memoirs of a European

Stefan Zweig (Author)

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Austrian writer Stefan Zweig's final work, posted to his publisher the day before his tragic death, brings the destruction of a war-torn Europe vividly to life. Written as both a recollection of the...
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Australian War Myths

Mark Dapin

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From Simpson’s donkey and the Emu War to Vietnam and Ben Roberts-Smith, Australian military history is full of events that didn’t happen the way most people think they did. In his inimitable style,...
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Rock and Tempest

Surviving Cyclone Tracy and its...

Patricia Collins

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When Cyclone Tracy flattened Darwin on Christmas Day 1974, it was the worst natural disaster Australians had ever experienced. Stationed in the city with the Women's Royal Australian Naval Service,...
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Nuked

The Submarine Fiasco that Sank Australia's...

Andrew Fowler

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The spectacular fallout from Australia's duplicitous AUKUS dealLike all military acquisition programs worth billions of dollars, Australia's decision to buy a new submarine fleet was expected to be a...
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The Battle of Long Tan

Peter FitzSimons

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From the bestselling author of Kokoda and Gallipoli comes the epic story of Australia's deadliest Vietnam War battle.4.31 pm: Enemy [on] left flank. Could be serious.5.01 pm: Enemy ... penetrating...
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Devil Been Walkabout Tonight

The Death of Burke and Wills at...

David W. Cameron

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This book focuses on the last three months of Robert O’Hara Burke, William John Wills, and John King on Cooper’s Creek. The original expedition which set out in August 1860 was to explore the centre...
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Crawl to Freedom

Australian POW Escapes of World...

Darren Prickett

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During World War One over 4000 Australian servicemen were taken prisoner. Yet the prisoner of war experiences of the Anzacs are frequently forgotten, treated as mere footnotes in the proliferation of...

The Killer Bees

Australian Independent Companies...

Gregory Blake

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The Independent Companies and Commandos were a unique form of sub-unit within the Australian army during the Second World War. They were units composed of an exceptional group of individuals with...

The Lucky Country

Amazing Australian tales of pure...

Eamon Evans

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The happy accident that created wi-fi. The well-placed piece of coral that saved the Endeavour from sinking. The stroke of luck that made Hugh Jackman Wolverine.

Madame Brussels

The Life and Times of Melbourne's...

Barbara Minchinton

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A must-read biography of an enigmatic personality who helped shape early MelbourneMadame Brussels, the most legendary brothel keeper in nineteenth-century Melbourne, is still remembered and...
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House of Lilies

The Dynasty that Made Medieval France...

Justine Firnhaber-Baker

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A sweeping history of the Capetian monarchsOne of the great epics of Europe's history, the story of the rise and rise of the Capetian dynasty dominates the Middle Ages. Starting in the tenth century...
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Tudor Children

Nicholas Orme

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"The first history of childhood in Tudor England""Tudor Children is social history at its best. . . . By connecting with our own history as children, Orme invites us to embrace a new way of engaging...
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Assyria

The Rise and Fall of the World's...

Eckart Frahm

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The first comprehensive account of the rise and fall of what historians consider to be the world’s very first empire: Assyria'A work of remarkable synthesis. The range of its sources is truly...
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Emperor of Rome

Ruling the Ancient Roman World

Mary Beard

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THE SUNDAY TIMES TOP TEN & NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER BLACKWELL'S NON-FICTION BOOK OF THE YEAR SHORTLISTED FOR THE WATERSTONES BOOK OF THE YEAR 2023'Extraordinary ... a deliciously varied tapestry of...
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Arise, England

Six Kings and the Making of the...

Caroline Burt

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'An absorbing and eye-opening account of what the Plantagenets did for us.' - HELEN CASTOR'Burt and Partington show precisely and engagingly why the Middle Ages matter.' - DAN JONESBetween 1199 and...
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The Fall

Last Days of the English Republic...

Henry Reece

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Why did England's one experiment in republican rule fail?Oliver Cromwell's death in 1658 sparked a period of unrivalled turmoil and confusion in English history. In less than two years, there were...
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Vertigo

The Rise and Fall of Weimar Germany...

Harald Jähner

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Baillie Gifford-shortlisted author Harald Jähner (Aftermath – Life in the Fallout of the Third Reich) presents a staggering new assessment of the short life of the Weimar Republic between the wars in...
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Night of Power

The Betrayal of the Middle East...

Robert Fisk

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'ROBERT FISK HAS BEEN REPORTING FROM THE MIDDLE EAST WITH INCOMPARABLE DEPTH AND UNDERSTANDING…AND EXTRAORDINARY COURAGE' NOAM CHOMSKYIn this final work from renowned journalist Robert Fisk, he picks...
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Normandy

The Sailors' Story: A Naval History...

Nick Hewitt

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The first account of the Allied navies' vital contribution to the success of the D-Day landings and the Normandy campaignThe Allied liberation of Nazi-occupied Europe is one of the most widely...
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Victory at Sea

Naval Power and the Transformation...

Paul Kennedy

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"A sweeping, lavishly illustrated one-volume history of the rise of American naval power during World War II""When he is at his best, as he often is in these pages, Kennedy can be dazzling.""—Ian W....

The Bayeux Tapestry

David Bates

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The Bayeux Tapestry is impressive in its initial richness and, almost a thousand years after it was made, miraculously preserved. Entirely needle-embroidered in coloured woolen threads, it recounts...

Viking Armies

793–1066

Gabriele Esposito

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Tales of legendary Viking armies have stood the test of time, still capturing the imagination of historians today and giving a glimpse into the ferocity and tactical proficiency with which these...
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Palatine

An Alternative History of the Caesars...

Peter Stothard

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'Lets us see how power really worked, in public and private ... Stothard tells this story superbly'Dominic Sandbrook, SUNDAY TIMES14 CE: The first Roman emperor is dead. A second is about to succeed....

Herod the Great

Jewish King in a Roman World

Martin Goodman

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A vivid account of the political triumphs and domestic tragedies of the Jewish king Herod the Great during the turmoil of the Roman revolution Herod the Great (73–4 BCE) was a phenomenally energetic...

Black Witness

The Power of Indigenous Media

Amy McQuire

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A searing indictment of the media's failures in reporting Indigenous affairs - and a powerful corrective that shows how Black journalism can pave the way for equality and justice.Amy McQuire has been...

Growing Up Indian in Australia

Aarti Betigeri

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Vibrant, moving and diverse stories of shape-shifting between cultures.'To be Indian growing up in Australia is to tread the narrow line between here and there, to constantly code-switch and navigate...

Beneath the Southern Cross

Looking for Australia in the 21st...

Peter (Ed) Kurti

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Divisions opened by the 2023 Voice referendum are symptomatic of deeper changes in the cultural and political mood of Australia which have been occurring in the opening decades of the 21st century.As...

The Odd Couple

Re-configuring the America-Australia...

Allan Behm

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A set of provocative ideas about recalibrating the relationship between Australia and the USA to deliver peace and prosperity rather than conflict and disharmonyAmerica matters. Australia matters....

Critical Care

Nurses on the frontline of Australia's...

Geraldine Fela

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HIV and AIDS devastated communities across Australia in the 1980s and 1990s. In the midst of this profound health crisis, nurses provided crucial care to those living with and dying from the virus....

George VI and Elizabeth

The Marriage That Shaped the Monarchy...

Sally Bedell Smith

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A revelatory account of how King George VI and Elizabeth's marriage unexpectedly saved the monarchy.Granted special access by Queen Elizabeth II to her parents' letters and diaries and those of their...

Haywire

A Political History of Britain since...

Andrew Hindmoor

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From the Millennium Dome to Brexit, from boom to bust to Liz Truss, an expert, painfully funny account of Britain's calamitous history since 2000Vladimir Lenin, an occasional resident of North London...

The Women Behind The Few

Sarah-Louise Miller

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'Truly excellent...Goes into fascinating detail.' - Military History MattersThis is the little-known story of the Women's Auxiliary Air Force, the women's branch of the Royal Air Force in the Second...

Churchill's Challenges, 1918–1940

John Harte

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Why do bad things happen to good people? The current battle between superstitious and prejudiced forces from the past, against more enlightened modern ones, began when Winston Churchill was appointed...

The Private Life of James II

Justine Brown

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The personal side of James II and VII has long been obscured by the propaganda storm emanating from the “Glorious Revolution” of 1688, one of the great founding myths of modern Britain. Justine Brown...

Sing As We Go

Britain Between the Wars

Simon Heffer

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"The final volume in Simon Heffer's critically-acclaimed history of Britain from Victorian times to the Second World War'An epic new history . . . a work of epic scholarship, breathtaking range, and...

Legendary Lighthouses of Britain

An Illustrated Guide to the Sentinels...

Roger O'Reilly

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Packed with legends, sea lore and exciting true-life tales, this is a highly giftable treasure trove of Britain's top 100 lighthouses, each one illustrated by award-winning artist Roger O'Reilly....

Five Days in London, May 1940

John Lukacs

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"Washington Post Book World Bestseller""Customers are raving about Five Days in London.""—Amazon.com""Gripping. . . . Lukacs's story is not new . . . but [he] has transformed it into a memorable...

Surveillance State

Inside China's Quest to Launch a...

Josh Chin

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"Where is the line between digital utopia and digital police state?Surveillance State tells the gripping, startling, and detailed story of how China's Communist Party is building a new kind of...

Napoleon's Library

The Emperor, His Books and Their...

Louis N Sarkozy

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Napoleon Bonaparte held absolute political power in France and his influence stretched across Europe and beyond. Yet he remained – between leading his armies and ruling over a vast empire – an...

The Real Story of the French Revolution

Separating Myth From Reality

Mike Wells

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The French Revolution was a period of radical political and societal change in the eighteenth century. Everyone knows about the guillotine and the grisly processions of tumbrils, but less is...

Nazi Propaganda Through Art and Architecture

Creating the Myth of Hitler’s Third...

Norman Ridley

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When the Nazis came to power in January 1933, they began a programme of transforming Germany from a democracy into a totalitarian state, but it was not a matter of simply enforcing compliance. The...

Operation Chiffon

The Secret Story of MI5 and MI6...

Peter Taylor

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On the 25th anniversary of the Good Friday Agreement, Peter Taylor tells for the first time the gripping story of Operation Chiffon, the top-secret intelligence operation that helped bring peace to...

Clash of Crowns

The Battle of Byland 1322: Robert...

Harry Pearson

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The battle of Byland, on 14 October 1322, was a crucial battle in the Wars of Scottish Independence. This absorbing study from Harry Pearson sheds new light on one of the most overlooked battles in...

The Box with the Sunflower Clasp

Uncovering a Jewish Family's Flight...

Rachel Meller

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Rachel Meller was never close to her aunt Lisbeth, a cool, unemotional woman with a drawling Viennese-Californian accent, a cigarette in her hand. But when Lisbeth died, she left Rachel an...

Hideouts

Architecture of Survival: Reflections...

Agnieszka Holland

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"The Bodily, Social and Architectural Dimensions of SurvivalAbout 50,000 Jews survived the Holocaust in hiding on the territory of occupied Poland. Most of them had to find, build and use various...

Chaim Weizmann

A Biography

Jehuda Reinharz

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"A magisterial biography of Israel's first president.In Chaim Weizmann: A Biography, Jehuda Reinharz and Motti Golani show how Weizmann, a leader of the World Zionist Organization who became the...

Che Guevara

The Romantic Revolutionary

Allan Todd

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$75 

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Although Che Guevara was murdered almost sixty years ago, the famous red-and-black image of him is still widely seen around the world: at leftist political demonstrations and, ironically - given his...

Jerusalem Through the Ages

From Its Beginnings to the Crusades...

Jodi Magness (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)

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A major new history of one of the world's holiest of cities, based on the most recent archaeological discoveriesFirst settled five thousand years ago by a mountain spring between the Mediterranean...

HAMAS

The Quest for Power

Beverley Milton-Edwards (Queens University Belfast)

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Declared a terrorist menace yet voted into government in a free election, Hamas then used its Gaza power base to launch cross-border attacks that scorched Israel and transformed the dynamics of the...

Against Erasure

A Photographic Memory of Palestine...

Teresa Aranguren

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A unique, stunning collection of images of Palestine in the late 19th and early 20th centuries and a testament to the vibrancy of Palestinian society prior to occupation.This book tells the story, in...
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The Eastern Front

A History of the First World War...

Nick Lloyd

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The definitive history of the Eastern Front in WWI, from the bestselling author of The Western FrontIn the second volume of his landmark First World War trilogy, Professor Nick Lloyd tells the story...

The Traitor of Arnhem

WWII’s Greatest Betrayal and the...

Robert Verkaik

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"Sunday Times Bestselling author of The Traitor of Colditz Robert Verkaik reveals the incredible never-before-told story of the role played by the Cambridge Spies in the British defeat at Arnhem""A...

Left for Dead

Shipwreck, Treachery, and Survival...

Eric Jay Dolin

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"In Left for Dead, Eric Jay Dolin-""one of today's finest writers about ships and the sea"" (American Heritage)-tells the true story of a wild and fateful encounter between an American sealing...

Tokyo 1944–45

The destruction of Imperial Japan's...

Mark Lardas

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The full history of how the United States targeted and destroyed the Japanese capital from the air, in a ten-month long campaign by the US Army Air Force and the US Navy.In November 1944, the US Army...

The Umbrella Murder

The Hunt for the Cold War's Most...

Ulrik Skotte

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A revealing, page-turning story of the most iconic Cold War spy killing of all time, for fans of Ben Macintyre, Henry Hemming and the novels of John Le Carre and Mick Herron.'This masterly...

Soviet Cruisers 1917–45

From the October Revolution to World...

Dr Alexander Hill

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A history of the Soviet Navy's cruisers, from the opening shots of the October Revolution through to the combat they saw during World War II.The Soviet Navy of World War II boasted a cruiser fleet...

The Enlightenment and Original Sin

Matthew Kadane

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An eloquent microhistory that argues for the centrality of the doctrine of original sin to the Enlightenment.What was the Enlightenment? This question has been endlessly debated. In The Enlightenment...

Royal Navy Home Fleet 1939–41

The last line of defence at Scapa...

Angus Konstam

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Packed with illustrations, this is a new history and analysis of how the Royal Navy's most important fleet operated and fought the German Navy in the crucial first years of World War II.Throughout...

Jagdpanzer

Thomas Anderson

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This highly illustrated title details thehistory of the Jagdpanzer, the self-propelled German tank destroyers introduced in the second half of World War II.Throughout World War II all sides grappled...

Barbarossa 1941

An Atlas of German Army Situation...

Kevin Boylan

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Featuring original 1: 2,500,000-scale German military maps, this is a beautifully presented atlas of the 1941 Operation Barbarossa campaign.Operation Barbarossa, Germany’s surprise assault on the...

Endgame 1944

How Stalin Won The War

Jonathan Dimbleby

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"A gripping and authoritative account of the year that sealed the fate of the Nazis, from the bestselling historianJune 1944. Operation Bagration- the greatest defeat ever suffered by the German...

Women in Intelligence

The Hidden History of Two World...

Helen Fry

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"A groundbreaking history of women in British intelligence, revealing their pivotal role across the first half of the twentieth centuryFrom the twentieth century onward, women took on an...

The Cactus Air Force

Air War over Guadalcanal

Eric Hammel

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$32.99 

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Using diary entries, interviews and first-hand accounts, this vivid narrative brings to life the struggle in the air over the island of Guadalcanal between August 20 and November 15, 1942.The battle...

Japan Runs Wild, 1942–1943

Peter Harmsen

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A comprehensive view of World War Two in the Asia Pacific.In early 1942, the Japanese Army and Navy were advancing on all fronts, humiliating their US, British and Dutch foes throughout the Asia...

Strike Up the Band

New York City in the Roaring Twenties...

Helen Crisp

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A spirited chronicle of New York's economic and cultural boom during the outstanding decade of the Roaring Twenties.This is the story of the zest for life that gripped New York in the postwar years...

Poverty, by America

Matthew Desmond

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A searing study of American poverty from the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of EvictedThe United States is the richest country on earth, yet has more poverty than any other advanced democracy. One in...

Heart of American Darkness

Bewilderment and Horror on the Early...

Robert G. Parkinson

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We have long been divided over how exceptional the United States is, and that debate has often revolved around the frontier. In Heart of American Darkness, acclaimed historian Robert G. Parkinson...

American Civil Wars

A Continental History, 1850-1873...

Alan Taylor (University of Virginia)

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Death, Dominance, and State-Building

The US in Iraq and the Future of...

Roger D. Petersen (Arthur and Ruth Sloan Professor of Political Science, Arthur and Ruth Sloan Professor of Political Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology)

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Did It Happen Here?

Perspectives on Fascism and America...

Daniel Steinmetz-Jenkins (Wesleyan University)

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Building a Ruin

The Cold War Politics of Soviet...

Yakov Feygin

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The Penguin History of Modern Spain

1898 to the Present

Nigel Townson

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Ocean Liners

A New History

Anthony Burton

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Railways Remembered

Images from the Derek Cross Collection...

David Cross

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Over the years, Derek Cross' photographs have graced the pages of many magazines and several photographic albums featuring his work have been published, recalling railway scenes which have changed...

Holden Vs Ford Commemorative Edition

Steve Bedwell

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Holden versus Ford, Ford versus Holden, Red versus Blue, Blue versus Red. Even the order in which you say these two precious words marks you for life as to which side of the white line you drive on....

Pathogenesis

How germs made history

Jonathan Kennedy

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Age of Revolutions

Progress and Backlash from 1600...

Fareed Zakaria

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The Architecture of Modern Empire

Arundhati Roy

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What’s Her Name

A History of the World in 80 Lost...

Dr Katie Nelson

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Journey through thousands of years of human history (now with the women put back in).From the earliest human civilizations through to the present day, the stories of countless influential women –...

How Would You Like Your Mammoth?

12,000 Years of Culinary History...

Uta Seeburg

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This culinary romp through 50 dishes that shaped human history will tickle the tastebuds of every food lover.Did you know that Egyptians mummified beef ribs for their dearly departed to enjoy in the...

Enemies of All

The Rise and Fall of the Pirates...

Richard Blakemore

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Everyone knows about pirates: or do they?The Hollywood stereotype – black flags and peg-legs, cutlasses and cannons, exotic yet sinister pets, buried treasure – is familiar and entrancing, but there...

Witch Trials

A Worldwide Chronology

Mary Ellen Snodgrass

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This chronological reference compendium traces accusations, punishments, and the investigation of occultism from sorcery inquiries in 323 BCE Athens to the modern day. The text provides detailed...
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Vector

A surprising story of space, time,...

Robyn Arianrhod

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Love Triangle

The Life-changing Magic of Trigonometry...

Matt Parker

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Milk

The truth, the lies and the unbelievable...

Matthew Evans

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Counting

Humans, History and the Infinite...

Benjamin Wardhaugh

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WHAT DOES IT MEAN TO COUNT? WHY ARE HUMANS THE ONLY SPECIES ON EARTH THAT CAN DO IT? WHERE DID COUNTING COME FROM? HOW HAS IT SHAPED SOCIETIES ALONG THE WAY? AND WHY DOES IT MATTER?Counting is an...
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Infinite Life

A Revolutionary Story of Eggs, Evolution...

Jules Howard

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If you think of an egg, what do you see in your mind’s eye? A chicken egg, hardboiled? A slimy mass of frogspawn? Perhaps you see a human egg cell, prepared on a microscope slide in a laboratory?...

The Singularity is Nearer

When We Merge with AI

Ray Kurzweil

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The legendary oracle of technological change explains how AI will transform our species beyond recognition within two decadesBy the end of this decade, AI will exceed human levels of intelligence....

Techno

Humans and Technology

Marcus Smith, QC

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Technology is changing the world. How will the opportunities and risks affect you?In the midst of a technology revolution and the rise of artificial intelligence (AI), we all need to understand the...

AI Morality

David Edmonds (Distinguished Research Fellow at the Uehiro Centre for Practical Ethics at Oxford University)

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A philosophical task force explores how AI is revolutionizing our lives - and what moral problems it might bring, showing us what to be wary of, and what to be hopeful for.There is no more important...

The Chinese Computer

A Global History of the Information...

Thomas S. Mullaney

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"The fascinating, untold story of how the Chinese language overcame unparalleled challenges and revolutionized the world of computing.The fascinating, untold story of how the Chinese language...

The Trolls Of Wall Street

How The Outcasts And Insurgents...

Nathaniel Popper

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The dramatic story of an improbable gang of self-proclaimed “degenerates” who made WallStreetBets into a cultural movement that moved from the fringes of the internet to the center of Wall Street,...

Precious

The History and Mystery of Gems...

Helen Molesworth

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Renowned jewellery historian and gemmologist, Helen Molesworth traces the journey of gems, showing how their remarkable stories are a sparkling new way of exploring the history of humanity.'A gem of...

The Weight of Nature

How a Changing Climate Changes Our...

Clayton Aldern

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A riveting, revelatory account of how the climate emergency is changing us from the inside outIt is now inarguable that climate change threatens the future of life on Earth. But in The Weight of...

The Language of Climate Politics

Fossil-Fuel Propaganda and How to...

Genevieve Guenther (Founding Director, End Climate Silence; Affiliate Faculty, Founding Director, End Climate Silence; Affiliate Faculty, The New School)

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"A groundbreaking investigation into the propaganda justifying the fossil-fuel economy, The Language of Climate Politics offers readers powerful new ways to talk about the climate crisis that will...

Catastrophe Ethics

How to Be Good in a World Gone Bad...

Travis Rieder

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Philosopher Travis Rieder outlines a new ethics for the age of humanmade catastrophe. We are all asking, in a hyperglobalised world hurtling towards environmental destruction: how do we determine the...

Compact Field Guide to Australian Birds

The Complete Pocket-Sized Reference...

Michael Morcombe

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Written and illustrated by one of Australia's most respected birding experts, Michael Morcombe, this has been an essential reference for every birdwatcher and field naturalist for several decades....

Urban Reptiles

The Snakes, Lizards and Turtles...

Chelsea Maier

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From carpet pythons in the rafters to skinks climbing up the walls, this eye-catching, entertaining and informative book is both a guide book and a collection of images and accompanying stories of...

One Medicine

How understanding animals can save...

Dr Matt Morgan

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It all started with a Hob Nob. As Dr Matt Morgan, an intensive care consultant, examined a patient who had suffered a cardiac arrest after inhaling some biscuit crumbs, he saw a flock of birds fly...

Simply Emerging Technology

For Complete Beginners

DK

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Sometimes, less really is more. This powerful guide summarizes the big questions; you could even learn the basics of emerging technology on your next lunch break.Simply Emerging Technology is the...

Origin Story

The Trials of Charles Darwin

Howard Markel (University of Michigan)

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By early morning, June 30, 1860, a large crowd began to congregate in front of Oxford University's brand-new Museum of Natural History. The occasion was the annual meeting of the British Association...

Inside the Stargazer's Palace

The Transformation of Science in...

Violet Moller

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In 1506 a comet appears above Augsburg. As the astronomer Johann Virdung explains, it heralds conflict, the destruction of crops and the death of kings. He concludes his theories with a poem. In 1680...

Carbon

A Biography

Bernadette Bensaude-Vincent

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Carbon is much more than a chemical element: it is a polymorphic entity with many faces, at once natural, cultural and social. Ranging across ten million different compounds, carbon has as many...

Tree Stories

How trees plant our world and connect...

Stefano Mancuso

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Trees have played countless roles in human history - by turns hopeful symbols of freedom, pioneering space travellers, keepers of ancient history and accessories to murder. From art to politics,...

Ten Birds That Changed the World

Stephen Moss

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For the whole of human history, we have lived alongside birds. We have hunted and domesticated them for food; venerated them in our mythologies, religion and rituals; exploited them for their natural...

The Secret History of Sharks

The Rise of the Ocean's Most Fearsome...

John Long

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From ancient megalodons to fearsome Great Whites, this book tells the complete, untold story of how sharks emerged as Earth’s ultimate survivors, by world-leading paleontologist John Long.“Will keep...

The Tree Collectors

Tales of Arboreal Obsession

Amy Stewart

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"'I love everything Amy Stewart has ever created, but this book is my favourite yet. I'm giving this book to everyone I know. Because it, like its subject, is a gift.' - Elizabeth GilbertFifty...

We Are Electric

The New Science of Our Body’s Electrome...

Sally Adee

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$24.99 

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ABEST BOOK OF 2023 FOR THE TELEGRAPH, FINANCIAL TIMES, NEW SCIENTIST AND STYLISTA NEXT BIG IDEA CLUB MUST READ 2023Discover the next frontier of scientific understanding: your body's electrome.Every...

The Sounds of Life

How Digital Technology Is Bringing...

Karen Bakker

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The natural world teems with remarkable conversations, many beyond human hearing range. Scientists are using groundbreaking digital technologies to uncover these astonishing sounds, revealing vibrant...

One Thousand Shades of Green

A Year in Search of Britain's Wild...

Mike Dilger

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Mike Dilger's nationwide quest to find 1,000 wild plant species in a single year.For most of 2020, Mike Dilger’s day-job of travelling to the four corners of the British Isles all but disappeared....

The Hidden World

How Insects Sustain Life on Earth...

George McGavin

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'George McGavin is a rarity.' Sir David AttenboroughInsects conquered Earth long before we did and will remain long after we're gone. Outnumbering us in the billions, they are essential to life as we...

Sleeping Beauties

The Mystery of Dormant Innovations...

Andreas Wagner

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$24.99 

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Life innovates constantly, producing perfectly adapted species – but there’s a catch. Many animals and plants eke out seemingly unremarkable lives. Passive, constrained, modest, threatened. Then,...

Much Ado About Numbers

Rob Eastaway

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"""A spectacular journey... Highly recommended!"" Dr Simon Smith, The Shakespeare Institute ""A fascinating and hugely entertaining guide to Shakespearean mathematics."" Prof Sarah Hart, author of...

Space Oddities

The Mysterious Anomalies Challenging...

Harry Cliff

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'As fascinating as its title suggests . . . Cliff recounts with vivid clarity the stories of some of the most striking oddnesses that have lit up the landscape of modern physics.' - Philip Pullman...

Escape from Shadow Physics

the quest to end the dark ages of...

Adam Forrest Kay

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An expert physicist argues for a revolutionary new understanding of quantum mechanics. The received wisdom in quantum physics is that, at the deepest levels of reality, there are no actual causes for...

Quantum Drama

From the Bohr-Einstein Debate to...

Dr Jim Baggott (Freelance science writer)

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The definitive account of the great Bohr-Einstein debate and its continuing legacyIn 1927, Niels Bohr and Albert Einstein began a debate about the interpretation and meaning of the new quantum...

Monkey to Man

The Evolution of the March of Progress...

Gowan Dawson

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The first book to examine the iconic depiction of evolution, the “march of progress,” and its role in shaping our understanding of evolution We are all familiar with the “march of progress,” the...

Good Dogs

A Practical Guide to Owning a Happy...

Helen Cook

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Ready for a dog but not sure on the best next steps? Or do you already have a dog of your own and want to give them their best life? Gavin and Helen Cook run Country Retreat Animal Sanctuary and are...

The Stoic Mindset

10 Ancient Lessons for Modern Life...

Mark Tuitert

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Olympian Mark Tuitert unpacks the wisdom of Stoicism, providing ten powerful lessons for a more fulfilling and balanced lifeDuring the 2010 Olympic speed skating final, Mark Tuitert wasn't thinking...

The Paramedic Mindset

Leigh Anderson

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"Why do some people flourish in high-stress situations, while others feel overwhelmed or discouraged? How do some remain calm under pressure, where others succumb to stress?The difference is in...

The Resilience Myth

New Thinking on Grit, Strength,...

Soraya Chemaly

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For readers of The Body Keeps the Score and The Myth of Normal, a powerful manifesto that makes the case for resilience based in community and care, rather than individualist mantras of grit and...

Abundance

The Inner Path To Wealth

Dr Deepak Chopra

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An enlightening guide to success, fulfilment and wholeness by the world's master of modern meditation, Deepak ChopraDiscover the keys to a life of success, fulfilment, wholeness and plentyWe live in...

Powerful

Be the Expert in Your Own Life

Maisie Hill

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$34.99 

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SHORTLISTED FOR THE 2024 HEALTH AND WELLBEING AWARDS - BEST WELLBEING BOOK'Procrastinating? People-pleasing? Feeling overwhelmed? Then this is the book for you' Stylist‘Maisie’s insights changed my...

Calm the F**k Down

Sarah Knight

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Somehow

Thoughts on Love

Anne Lamott

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THE #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERLove is our only hope. It is not always the easiest choice, but it is always the right one, the noble path, the way home to safety, no matter how bleak the future...

Ten things I wish you knew about your child's mental...

Dr Billy Garvey

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Every parent wants their child to have good mental health, and leading developmental paediatrician and host of the 'Pop Culture Parenting' podcast Dr Billy Garvey is here to help.Children of all ages...

Bad Therapy

Why the Kids Aren't Growing Up

Abigail Shrier

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$39.99 

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From the author of Irreversible Damage, an investigation into how mental health overdiagnosis is harming, not helping, childrenIn virtually every way that can be measured, Gen Z's mental health is...

Dad Truths

The Good, the Bad, and the Exhausting...

Mike Julianelle

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You've read every other parenting guide, and you still don't know whether you're a good parent. Mike Julianelle, the Brooklyn-based dad and founder of Dad and Buried, is here to tell you exactly what...

Sensitive

The Power of a Thoughtful Mind in...

Jenn Granneman

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A ground-breaking look at the power of sensitivity to transform our relationships, career and life, from world-leading expertsSensitive celebrates the power of a deeper, more tuned in mind and...

Right Thing, Right Now

Good Values, Good Character, Good...

Ryan Holiday

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If we do what is right, everything else will follow: happiness, success, meaning, reputation, love. This is central to Stoic wisdom. The path isn't always easy, but it is essential, and the...

Lost and Found

How to Wander Your Way to a Better...

Dr Tim Sharp

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Dr Tim Sharp has been researching, writing and speaking about happiness for decades, as one of Australia's leaders of the positive psychology movement. But in recent years, he's realised that maybe...

Fans

A Journey into the Psychology of...

Michael Bond

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"'A celebration of human idiosyncrasy and of our talent for building shared meaning and solidarity out of the strangest material' - TLSFans takes the reader on a journey through a constellation of...

Everything Anxiety Ever Told You Is a Lie

*Well, almost everything!

Dr Toni Lindsay (Clinical and Health Psychologist)

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$37.99 

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A practical and therapeutic guide to managing anxiety, written specifically for those aged 14–25 by a psychologist with over 15 years of experience working with adolescents and young adults....

Music and Parental Mental Wellbeing

Rosie Perkins (Professor of Music, Health, and Social Science, Professor of Music, Health, and Social Science, Royal College of Music)

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$95.95 

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There is compelling evidence that music can enhance parental wellbeing, yet to date there have been few attempts to bring together current endeavours in the field. Music and Parental Mental Wellbeing...

Hype Machine

How Greed, Fraud and Free Money...

Joshua Oliver

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'Anybody who wants to understand the cryptocurrency mania should read Hype Machine.' LIONEL BARBER, FORMER EDITOR OF THE FINANCIAL TIMES'A richly reported and devastating indictment of a financial...

Crack-Up Capitalism

Market Radicals and the Dream of...

Quinn Slobodian

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An acclaimed historian of ideas shows how capitalist extremists profit from the collapse of the democratic nationLook at a map of the world and you'll see a neat patchwork of nation-states. But this...

The Unaccountability Machine

Why Big Systems Make Terrible Decisions...

Dan Davies

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'A corporation, or a government department isn't a conscious being, but it is an artificial intelligence. It has the capability to take decisions which are completely distinct from the intentions of...

Capitalism Created the Climate Crisis and Capitalism...

The Market Forces Catalyzing a Climate...

Kentaro Kawamori

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Creative and practical free-market solutions to climate changeIn Capitalism Created the Climate Crisis and Capitalism Will Solve It: The Market Forces Catalyzing a Climate Technology Renaissance,...

Lords of Crypto Crime

The Race to Bring Down the World’s...

Andy Greenberg

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'Reads like a thriller... These stories are amazing.'-Michael Lewis, #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Big Short'A master-class in the tactics and countertactics of financial cyberwarfare,...

Understanding Media

Communication, Power and Social...

James Curran

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$55 

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An authoritative and accessible guide to the world's most influential force - the contemporary mediaOur lives are more mediated than ever before. Adults in economically advanced countries spend on...

Do The Work

A guide to understanding power and...

Megan Pillow

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"Confront your biases to change the world! Do The Work is a sharp workbook by educator Professor Roxane Gay and writer Megan Pillow, who discuss those with power and those without.Power is complex....

How to Be a Citizen

Learning to Rely Less on Rules and...

C.L. Skach

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'When a renowned constitutional scholar explains why the law is not enough and is sometimes even the problem, we need to listen'PETER GRAY, AUTHOR OF FREE TO LEARN'Skach convincingly tells us that...

On Gaslighting

Kate Abramson

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A philosopher examines the complicated phenomenon of gaslighting'Gaslighting' is suddenly in everyone's vocabulary. It's written about, talked about, tweeted about, even sung about (in 'Gaslighting'...

Abolition

Politics, Practices, Promises, Vol....

Angela Y. Davis

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From trailblazing political activist Angela Y. Davis, a major new collection of essays and interviews that argue for a radical rethinking of our prison systemsAn icon of revolutionary politics,...

2020

A Reckoning

Eric Klinenberg

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Renowned sociologist Eric Klinenberg provides the ultimate overview of how different countries fared during the pandemic and whyThe virus had the potential to kill, but the real threat to life came...

Lonely Planet's Guide to Death, Grief and Rebirth

Lonely Planet

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an eye-opening tour of the varied ways cultures grapple with what lies beyond - Publisher's WeeklyThis illuminating book reveals how cultures and communities around the world grieve their loved ones...

Gay Shame

The Rise of Gender Ideology and...

Gareth Roberts

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Only a few years ago, it seemed that the fight for gay rights was won in the UK: legal equality was achieved, prejudice rapidly dying out. Mission accomplished, right?Wrong, argues Gareth Roberts....

Slutdom

Reclaiming shame-free sexuality...

Hilary Caldwell

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Sex should be good for everyone. Slutdom argues for a world without sexual shame where you can get what you need - and deserve.'When women are enjoying better sex, the people they have sex with will...

Patrimonies

Essays on Generational Thinking...

George Kouvaros

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Is a patrimony something we inherit or something we create? Does it mark the continuation of the past or its disappearance?

What Are Museums For?

Jon Sleigh (Learning Officer for the Arts Council Collection based at Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery)

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$19.99 

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The days when museums were dusty, stuffy institutions displaying their wealth and wisdom to a reverential public are over. Museums today are a cultural battleground. Who should decide what is put on...

The Crisis of Culture

Identity Politics and the Empire...

Olivier Roy

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$44.99 

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Are we confronting a new culture - global, online, individualistic? Or is our existing concept of culture in crisis, as explicit, normative systems replace implicit, social values?Olivier Roy's new...

Diddly Squat

Pigs Might Fly

Jeremy Clarkson

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$22.99 

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Another year on the Diddly Squat Farm and Jeremy is still knee-deep in mud and endless challenges . . .Welcome back to Clarkson's Farm. Since taking the wheel three years ago Jeremy's had his work...

The Wicked Wit of England

Geoff Tibballs

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The Wicked Wit of England is a celebration of British humour, featuring a collection of stories, anecdotes, quips and quotes that capture the various idiosyncrasies of the English character.If there...

The Wicked Wit of Ireland

Myles Byrne

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This book is a fun and lighthearted look at the notoriously funny and wonderfully unique Irish wit.The Irish have a famously unique and hilarious way with words that has made them beloved the world...

The Wicked Wit of Scotland

Rod Green

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This funny and beautifully observed book pulls together humorous stories, funny quotes, quips and anecdotes about this small but remarkable country.While the Scots are proud of their friendly...

Demystifying Dementia

Everything You Need to Know

Rose Capp

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The essential guidebook to help in every aspect of your journey, whether dementia affects your loved one, friend or people you are caring for.'This excellent book will be invaluable for everyone...

Sick of It

The Global Fight for Women's Health...

Sophie Harman

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A powerful call to confront the reasons why global politics is jeopardising women's health across the world, by a prize-winning academic.

Mind Your Gut

The Science-based, Whole-body Guide...

Kate Scarlata

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A brand-new mind-gut approach for managing symptoms and living well with IBS, from IBS expert and bestselling author Kate Scarlata and renowned GI psychologist Dr Megan Riehl.How to understand your...

Plain Language for Lawyers

Michele M Asprey

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Michèle Asprey’s Plain Language for Lawyers has established itself over the past 33 years and four editions as a comprehensive, authoritative, practical, entertaining and enormously useful book. It:...

Searching for Novak

The man behind the enigma

Mark Hodgkinson

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$34.99 

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'A fantastic and fascinating exploration of the life of a great champion... Full of compelling insight.' - Tom Hiddleston'This book captures the deep complexities in Novak's mind and his life and how...

Rainmaker

Superagent Hughes Norton and the...

Hughes Norton

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A rollicking tell-all from golf super-agent, Hughes Norton, detailing everything from his life-changing work with Tiger Woods and Greg Norman to his thoughts on golf’s current money-grab era. The...

Make Time for Yoga

Dawattie Basdeo

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$32.99 

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Make Time for Yoga is an inspiring guide to 50 essential poses and breathing exercises to keep the mind and body at peace.Practising yoga has numerous benefits, from improving balance, flexibility...

The Knockout

Andy Clarke

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$35 

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The Knockout explores what it's like for boxers knocked out in the ring. How does it feel to land or receive that ultimate blow?The Knockout is the most dramatic and devastating moment in sport....

LARA The England Chronicles

Brian Lara

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The true untouchables of sport possess a kind of mystery, and Lara – thrillseeker, record holder, genius – stands as perhaps cricket’s deepest enigma, at once a beautifully free strokemaker whose...
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Technofeudalism

What Killed Capitalism

Yanis Varoufakis

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The #1 bestselling economist opens our eyes to the new power that is reshaping our lives and the worldCapitalism is dead. Welcome to technofeudalism.In his boldest and most far-reaching book, the...

Bosses, Coworkers, and Building Great Work Relationships...

Harvard Business Review

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I'm not here to make work friends. Or am I?Managers, peers, work friends, mentors, frenemies, annoying people, romantic interests, your boss's boss, and so on. We probably spend more hours with our...

Friday is the New Saturday

How a Four-Day Week Can Save Capitalism...

Dr Pedro Gomes

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A groundbreaking book on how and why the status quo of the 5-day week must change.Friday is the New Saturday makes a compelling, provocative and timely case for societal change. Drawing on an...

High Performance Through Happy People

How to build a highly successful...

Elaine Jobson

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Achieving high performance through people is one of the most challenging aspects of leadership. Balancing good culture and high performance is never easy in any organisation. You want your people to...

Liberty

The Evolution of an Idea

John Bew

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How has the idea of liberty developed and evolved over the centuries? What does freedom mean for us today and what do we need to do in order to preserve the freedoms for which generations of men and...

Woman, Life, Freedom

Marjane Satrapi

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"An urgent, groundbreaking and visually stunning new collection of graphic story-telling about the present Iranian revolution, using comics to show what would be censored in photos and film in Iran....

Ten Years To Save The West

Lessons from the only conservative...

Liz Truss

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In Ten Years to Save the West, Truss, who as Prime Minister sought to champion limited government and individual freedom, will argue that the rise of authoritarianism around the world and the...

History for Tomorrow

Inspiration from the Past for the...

Roman Krznaric

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One of Britain's most popular public philosophers presents unexpected, hopeful lessons from human history that could help us to overcome the global challenges facing humanity in the 21st century...

Unconventional Women

The story of the last Blessed Sacrament...

Sarah Gilbert

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The lives of the women who joined a closed convent in Melbourne in a time of great upheavalIn the 1950s and 60s, six young women left their families to join a strictly enclosed order of nuns in...

100 Tales from Australia's Most Haunted Places

Ben Pobjie

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In 100 Tales from Australia's Most Haunted Places, Ben Pobjie communes with the spirit world to reveal Australia's most spooky stories.

Enchanted Wales

Myth and Magic in Welsh Storytelling...

Miranda Aldhouse-Green

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Delve into the ancient roots of Welsh mythology, exploring sculptures, carvings, and artifacts that were made at least a thousand years before evidence of them was written down.

The Ancient Near East (Ancient Origins)

Stories Of People & Civilization...

Matthias Adelhofer

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Beautiful edition featuring the origins of modern Western Civilisation in the crescent of the middle east, just before the Ancient Egyptian culture.A gorgeous Collector's Edition. Exploring the...

Celtic Ancient Origins

Stories Of People & Civilization...

Martin J. Dougherty

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Beautiful edition taking the reader through the origins and history the mighty Celts, known at the time of Cleopatra and Julius Caesar, highlighting the origins of modern fiction in myth and fable.To...

The Roman Curia

History, Theology, and Organization...

Anthony Ekpo

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A historical, theological and juridical explanation of the nature of the Roman CuriaThe Roman Curia is the central body for the administration of the Roman Catholic Church. Its structure and...

On This Holy Island

A Modern Pilgrimage Across Britain...

Oliver Smith

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"*** A FINANCIAL TIMES BEST SUMMER TRAVEL BOOK OF 2024***“Excellent…immensely well-researched and playful. Smith has written something special.” -- Patrick Galbraith, The Times""Imaginative and...

Impossible Monsters

Dinosaurs, Darwin, and the Battle...

Michael Taylor

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When the twelve-year-old daughter of a British carpenter pulled some strange-looking bones from the country’s southern shoreline in 1811, few people dared to question that the Bible told the accurate...
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Second Chances

Shakespeare and Freud

Stephen Greenblatt

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"A powerful exploration of the human capacity for renewal, as seen through Shakespeare and FreudIn this fresh investigation, Stephen Greenblatt and Adam Phillips explore how the second chance has...
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Reading Lessons

The books we read at school, the...

Carol Atherton

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An English teacher's love letter to reading and teaching- an eye-opening journey through the books we read at school, the impact they made on us then and what we can take from them now.How can a...

London

An Illustrated Literary Companion...

Rosemary Gray

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With diary entries, quotations, poems, essays and extracts, this is an exquisite time capsule of literary London which takes you on a captivating journey through the city.London: An Illustrated...

Paris

A Literary Anthology

Zachary Seager

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Take a literary stroll through the streets of Paris, visit its world-famous monuments, delve into its history and wander amongst its poets and artists.Countless author and poets have found home on...

Shakespeare Was a Woman and Other Heresies

How Doubting the Bard Became the...

Elizabeth Winkler

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An “extraordinarily brilliant” and “pleasurably naughty” (André Aciman) investigation into the Shakespeare authorship question, exploring how doubting that William Shakespeare wrote his plays became...

Fragmentary Speeches

Cicero

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Incomplete but invaluable excerpts from otherwise lost orations.Cicero (Marcus Tullius, 106–43 BC), Roman advocate, orator, politician, poet, and philosopher, about whom we know more than we do of...

Epitome of Pompeius Trogus, Volume II

Books 21–44

Justin

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"A condensed Roman history of non-Roman civilizations.To Justin (Marcus Junian(i)us Justinus), otherwise unknown, is attributed our abbreviated version of the lost Philippic History by (Gnaeus?)...

Epitome of Pompeius Trogus, Volume I

Books 1–20

Justin

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"A condensed Roman history of non-Roman civilizations.To Justin (Marcus Junian(i)us Justinus), otherwise unknown, is attributed our abbreviated version of the lost Philippic History by (Gnaeus?)...

John Donne's Physics

Professor Elizabeth D. Harvey

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A reimagining of Devotions upon Emergent Occasions as an original treatment of human life shaped by innovations in seventeenth-century science and medicine.

Beowulf

Poem, Poet and Hero

Heather O'Donoghue (University of Oxford, UK)

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