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 Special priceThe Infinite Game

The Infinite Game

Simon Sinek

The New York Times-bestselling author of Start With Why, Leaders Eat Last, and Together Is Better offers a bold new approach to business strategy by asking one question - are you playing the finite game or the infinite...

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 Special priceHow the West Stole Democracy from the Arabs

How the West Stole Democracy from the Arabs

Elizabeth F. Thompson

The story of a pivotal moment in modern world history, when representative democracy became a political option for Arabs - and how the West denied the opportunity.

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Ex Libris

Ex Libris

Michiko Kakutani

From 'the most powerful book critic in the English-speaking world' (Vanity Fair) comes an inspiring and beautifully illustrated selection of the life-changing books that none of us should miss

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 Special priceThe Windsor Diaries

The Windsor Diaries

Alathea Fitzalan Howard

The never-before-seen diaries of Alathea Fitzalan Howard, who lived alongside the young Princesses Elizabeth and Margaret at Windsor Castle during the Second World War.

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 Special priceAll Against All: The Long Winter of 1933 and the Origins of the Second World War

All Against All: The Long Winter of 1933 and the Origins of the Second World War

Paul Jankowski

How ideas moved the world from post-war to pre-war once more.

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 Special priceMe and White Supremacy

Me and White Supremacy

Layla F Saad

Essential for all people who hold white privilege. This book will open your eyes and change your life.     

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 Special priceThe Weirdest People in the World

The Weirdest People in the World

Joseph Henrich

Harvard University's Joseph Henrich, Chair of the Department of Human Evolutionary Biology, delivers a bold, epic investigation into the development of the Western mind, global psychological diversity, and its impact on the world...

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The Sakura Obsession

The Sakura Obsession

Naoko Abe

The incredible - and improbable - story of how an English eccentric saved Japan's beloved cherry blossoms from extinction.

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How the Brain Lost Its Mind

How the Brain Lost Its Mind

Allan H. Ropper, Brian Burrell

A noted neurologist challenges the widespread misunderstanding of brain disease and mental illness to tell the rich and compelling story of two confounding ailments, syphilis and hysteria, and the extraordinary efforts to confront...

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 Special priceThe Wild Silence

The Wild Silence

Raynor Winn

Following the hugely successful Sunday Times Bestseller, Wainwright Golden Beer Book Prize nominee and Costa shortlisted, The Salt Path, Raynor Winn returns with her second brilliant book

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 Special priceThe Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

Rebecca Skloot

Now a major motion picture from HBO starring Oprah Winfrey!

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The New York Times Book of Movies

The New York Times Book of Movies

New York Times, Wallace Schroeder, Manohla Dargis

A collection of reviews for the 1,000 most important, popular, and influential movies of all time.

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Joy at Work: Organizing Your Professional Life

Joy at Work: Organizing Your Professional Life

Marie Kondo, Scott Sonenshein

If you properly simplify and organize your work life once, you'll never have to do it again.

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 Special priceDiary of an Apprentice Astronaut

Diary of an Apprentice Astronaut

Samantha Cristoforetti

An enthralling memoir from the inspiring astronaut who spent six months in space

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The 50s: The Story of a Decade

The 50s: The Story of a Decade

The New Yorker Magazine, Henry Finder

In this thrilling volume, classic works of 1950s reportage, criticism, and fiction are complemented by new contributions from the New Yorker's present all-star lineup of writers

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Red Fortress: History and Illusion in the Kremlin

Red Fortress: History and Illusion in the Kremlin

Catherine Merridale

Catherine Merridale's exceptional book revels in both the drama of the Kremlin and its sheer unexpectedness: an impregnable fortress which has repeatedly been devastated, a symbol of all that is Russian substantially created by...

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The Square and the Tower

The Square and the Tower

Niall Ferguson

A re-evaluation of history's turning points as collisions between old power hierarchies and new social networks explains how networks have always existed and have been responsible for key innovations and revolutionary ideas.

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 Special priceTony Wheeler's Islands of Australia

Tony Wheeler’s Islands of Australia

Tony Wheeler

Join seasoned traveller Tony Wheeler on a journey around the Australian coast and beyond to discover the stunning natural features, unique wildlife and chequered histories of Australia's remarkable (and remarkably diverse) islets,...

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 Special priceHow to Avoid a Climate Disaster

How to Avoid a Climate Disaster

Bill Gates

One of the world's greatest innovators and practical problem-solvers tackles the biggest global problem of our time.

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 Special priceTwas the Nightshift Before Christmas

Twas the Nightshift Before Christmas

Adam Kay

From the multi-award-winning and million-copy bestselling author of This is Going to Hurt comes Twas The Nightshift Before Christmas, a brand new gift book that alternates between the hilarious and the heartbreaking, in a love...

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 Special priceJimmy Page: The Definitive Biography

Jimmy Page: The Definitive Biography

Chris Salewicz

Legendary Led Zeppelin guitarist Jimmy Page has remained an enigma despite his success. In this definitive biography of his life so far, Chris Salewicz draws on his own interviews with Page and those closest around him to unravel...

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 Special priceThe Sirens of Mars: Searching for Life on Another World

The Sirens of Mars: Searching for Life on Another World

Sarah Stewart Johnson

A talented young planetary scientist traces our centuries-old obsession with a seemingly desolate planet

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Einstein's Shadow

Einstein’s Shadow

Seth Fletcher

Traces the efforts of an elite scientific team who tested Einstein's theory of relativity during a historic mission to photograph a black hole, addressing key questions about time, space, and the nature of the universe.

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 Special priceThe Meaning Revolution: Leading with the Power of Purpose

The Meaning Revolution: Leading with the Power of Purpose

Fred Kofman, Reid Hoffman

Why purpose and meaning drive success, by the 'in-house philosopher' at LinkedIn.

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 Special priceHow Innovation Works

How Innovation Works

Matt Ridley

Building on his bestseller The Rational Optimist, Matt Ridley chronicles the history of innovation, and how we need to change our thinking on the subject

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The Dinosaur Artist

The Dinosaur Artist

Paige Williams

In the tradition of The Orchid Thief, The Dinosaur Artist is a stunning work of narrative journalism about humans' relationship with natural history and a seemingly intractable conflict between science and commerce.

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 Special priceThe Seventies: The Great Shift in American Culture, Society, and Politics

The Seventies: The Great Shift in American Culture, Society, and Politics

Bruce J. Schulman

This is a history of the 1970s that contends that the decade's politics, culture and social and religious upheaval was a defining moment in American history - and crucial in creating the world of the early 21st century. It...

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 Special priceFossil Men: The Quest for the Oldest Skeleton and the Origins of Humankind

Fossil Men: The Quest for the Oldest Skeleton and the Origins of Humankind

Kermit Pattison

The science-adventure story of the ... team who discovered the 'Ardi' skeleton, a human more than a million years older than the famous Lucy, and their 20-year quest to redefine our understanding of human evolution --

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India's War

India’s War

Srinath Raghavan

Between 1939 and 1945 India underwent irreversible change when Indians suddenly found themselves fighting in World War II, and the author paints a picture of battles abroad and life on the home front, arguing that the war is...

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Hunter of Stories

Hunter of Stories

Eduardo Galeano, Mark Fried

The internationally acclaimed last work by the legendary Latin American writer

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 Special priceThe Amorous Heart: An Unconventional History of Love

The Amorous Heart: An Unconventional History of Love

Marilyn Yalom

An eminent scholar unearths the captivating history of the two-lobed heart symbol, shedding light on how we have expressed love since antiquity

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 Special priceHead Case

Head Case

Cole Cohen

A spirited, wry, and utterly original memoir about one woman's struggle to make her way and set up a life after doctors discover a hole the size of a lemon in her brain.

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Inheritors of the Earth

Inheritors of the Earth

Chris D. Thomas

Human activity has irreversibly changed the natural environment. But the news isn't all bad.

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 Special priceAffairs of the Art: Love, loss and power in the art world

Affairs of the Art: Love, loss and power in the art world

Katrina Strickland

Through interviews with those handling the estates of artists including Fred Williams, Brett Whiteley, John Brack, Howard Arkley, Bronwyn Oliver, George Baldessin and Albert Tucker, as well as a raft of art dealers, academics,...

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 Special priceA Beer in the Loire

A Beer in the Loire

Tommy Barnes

An irresistible feast of humour and heart featuring colourful characters, a stunning location, and an inspiring collection of beer recipes

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 Special priceThe Warburgs

The Warburgs

Ron Chernow

The definitive biography of the twentieth century's great German-Jewish banking family.

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 Special priceSelected Letters

Selected Letters

D. Bailey, Cicero

Provides a brief biographical sketch of the Roman consul and orator, and gathers his selected correspondence, in which he discusses social and political life in the Roman Empire.

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 Special priceLegacy

Legacy

Thomas Harding

A panoramic new history of modern Britain, as told through the story of one extraordinary family, and one groundbreaking company.

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 Special priceHome and Away: Writing the Beautiful Game

Home and Away: Writing the Beautiful Game

Karl Ove Knausgaard, Fredrik Ekelund, Don Bartlett, Sean Kinsella

The author is sitting at home in Skane with his wife, four small children and a dog. Fredrik Ekelund is away, in Brazil, where he plays football on the beach. In this football book, two authors use football and the World Cup in...

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 Special priceThe Mesmerist: The Society Doctor Who Held Victorian London Spellbound

The Mesmerist: The Society Doctor Who Held Victorian London Spellbound

Wendy Moore

From the author of the No. 1 bestseller WEDLOCK, the story of two pioneering men of science, and a nation in thrall to mesmerism...

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 Special priceBolder

Bolder

Carl Honore

Bestselling author of In Praise of Slow investigates one of the last taboos - ageing - and the 'age inappropriate' revolution that is taking place across the globe.

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 Special priceRebel Cities: Paris, London and New York in the Age of Revolution

Rebel Cities: Paris, London and New York in the Age of Revolution

Mike Rapport

A brilliant historical narrative of London, Paris and New York in the Age of Revolution, just as they were transforming into the great global cities we know them to be today.

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 Special priceThe Plots Against Hitler

The Plots Against Hitler

Danny Orbach

A new and definitive account of the anti-Nazi underground in Germany and its numerous efforts to assassinate Adolf Hitler.

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Out of Character

Out of Character

David DeSteno, Piercarlo Valdesolo

Two rising stars in the field of psychology present surprising truths about the liar, cheat, sinner (and saint) lurking in all of us, and reveal groundbreaking revelations about how subconscious forces dictate the kind of person...

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 Special priceUnruly Waters

Unruly Waters

Sunil Amrith

Sunil Amrith reimagines Asia's history through the stories of its rains, rivers, coasts, and seas - and of the weather-watchers and engineers, mapmakers and farmers who have sought to control them.

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The Kingfisher Illustrated Horse and Pony Encyclopedia

The Kingfisher Illustrated Horse and Pony Encyclopedia

Sandy Ransford, Bob Langrish

The Kingfisher Illustrated Horse & Pony Encyclopedia by Sandy Ransford is a fantastic gift for children who dream of having a horse or pony of their own.    

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 Special pricePrimate Change: How the World We Made is Remaking Us

Primate Change: How the World We Made is Remaking Us

Vybarr Cregan-Reid

This is the road from climate change to primate change.

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 Special priceRouleur: Annual Volume 6

Rouleur: Annual Volume 6

Now in its sixth year, this stunning collection of photographs and written contributions from Rouleur's regular writers bring the reader close to the sport they love.

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Rising Star: The Making of Barack Obama

Rising Star: The Making of Barack Obama

David Garrow

The definitive account of Barack Obama's life before he became the 44th president of the United States - the formative years, confluence of forces, and influential figures who helped shaped an extraordinary leader and his rise -...

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 Special priceAnthony Powell: Dancing to the Music of Time

Anthony Powell: Dancing to the Music of Time

Hilary Spurling

The definitive portrait of a literary master from one of our generation's foremost biographers.

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 Special priceAlone: Britain, Churchill and Dunkirk

Alone: Britain, Churchill and Dunkirk

Michael Korda

Combining epic history with rich family stories, Michael Korda chronicles the outbreak of the Second World War and the great events that led to Dunkirk.

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