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Beauty

Beauty

Bri Lee

In Beauty Bri Lee explores our obsession with thinness and asks how an intrinsically unattainable standard of physical 'perfection' has become so crucial to so many

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 Special price Read reviewThe Testaments

The Testaments

Margaret Atwood

In this electrifying sequel to The Handmaid’s Tale, Margaret Atwood answers the question that has tantalised readers for decades: What happened to Offred?

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The Boy, The Mole, The Fox and The Horse

The Boy, The Mole, The Fox and The Horse

Charlie Mackesy

Charlie's first book includes his most-loved illustrations and new ones too.The conversations of the boy, the mole, the fox and the horse have been shared thousands of times online, recreated in school art classes, hung on...

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 Read reviewFurious Hours: Murder, Fraud and the Last Trial of Harper Lee

Furious Hours: Murder, Fraud and the Last Trial of Harper Lee

Casey Cep

The stunning true story of an Alabama serial killer, and the trial that obsessed the author of To Kill a Mockingbird in the years after the publication of her classic novel - a complicated and difficult time in her life...

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 Special price Read reviewThe Bee and the Orange Tree

The Bee and the Orange Tree

Melissa Ashley

This keenly-awaited second book from Melissa Ashley, author of The Birdman's Wife, restores another remarkable, little-known woman to her rightful place in history, revealing the dissent hidden beneath the whimsical surfaces of...

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An Underground Guide to Sewers

An Underground Guide to Sewers

Stephen Halliday, Peter Bazalgette

A global guide to sewers that celebrates the magnificently designed and engineered structures beneath the world's great cities.

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Range

Range

David Epstein

Range is the ground-breaking and exhilarating exploration into how to be successful in the 21st Century, from David Epstein the acclaimed author of The Sports Gene.

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Why Bowie Matters

Why Bowie Matters

Will Brooker

A unique, moving and dazzlingly researched exploration of the places, people, musicians, writers and filmmakers that inspired David Jones to become David Bowie, what we can learn from his life's work and journey, and why he will...

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Invisible Women

Invisible Women

Caroline Criado Perez

She exposes the gender data gap - a gap in our knowledge that is at the root of perpetual, systemic discrimination against women, and that has created a pervasive but invisible bias with a profound effect on women's lives.

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Dear Girls

Dear Girls

Ali Wong

Ali Wong's heartfelt and hilarious letters to her daughters cover everything they need to know in life, like the unpleasant details of dating, how to be a working mum in a male-dominated profession, and how she trapped their dad.

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Growing Up Queer in Australia

Growing Up Queer in Australia

Benjamin Law

Compiled by celebrated author and journalist Benjamin Law, Growing Up Queer in Australia assembles voices from across the spectrum of LGBTIQA+ identity.

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 Special priceBlue Moon: (Jack Reacher 24)

Blue Moon: (Jack Reacher 24)

Lee Child

Once in a blue moon, things turn out just right: the new Jack Reacher, the thriller hero we can't get enough of.

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 Special priceDesire: 100 of Literature's Sexiest Stories

Desire: 100 of Literature’s Sexiest Stories

Mariella Frostrup, Erotic Review

100 of literature's sexiest stories, selected and introduced by Mariella Frostrup and the Erotic Review.

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 Special priceAtlas of Mid-Century Modern Houses

Atlas of Mid-Century Modern Houses

Dominic Bradbury, Nicholas McDermott

A groundbreaking global survey of the finest mid-20th-century homes - one of the most popular styles of our time

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Kitty Flanagan's 488 Rules for Life

Kitty Flanagan’s 488 Rules for Life

Kitty Flanagan

488 Rules for Life is Kitty Flanagan's way of making the world a more pleasant place to live. Applying truth and wit to modern problems. An antidote to stupidity. 

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How To

How To

Randall Munroe

The world's most entertaining and useless self-help guide, from the brilliant mind behind the wildly popular webcomic xkcd and the million-selling What If? and Thing Explainer

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 Special priceHow to Be a Leader: An Ancient Guide to Wise Leadership

How to Be a Leader: An Ancient Guide to Wise Leadership

Plutarch, Jeffrey Beneker

Timeless advice on how to be a successful leader in any field.

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Me: Elton John

Me: Elton John

Elton John

A multiple Grammy-winning legend and flamboyant superstar, Elton is the most enduringly successful singer/songwriter of all time. Fans have been eagerly waiting for him to tell his story. Now the wait is over.<br...

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Slow Travel: Reconnecting with the World at Your Own Pace

Slow Travel: Reconnecting with the World at Your Own Pace

Penny Watson

A motivational and inspirational book for those seeking to reconnect with the world through leisurely travel.

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