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  • Men Explain Things to Me by Rebecca Solnit
    Men Explain Things to Me (Hardback) Rebecca Solnit

    A collection of essays on feminism, from one of the most important and original public intellectuals writing today

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  • All The Devils Are Here by David Seabrook
    All The Devils Are Here (Paperback) David Seabrook

    Twenty years ago, in a series of mysterious, incandescent writings, David Seabrook told of the places he knew best: the declining resort towns of the Kent coast. The pieces were no advert for the local tourist board. Here, the ghosts of murderers and mad artists crawl the streets. Septuagenarian rent boys recall the good old days and Carry On stars go to seed. Clandestine fascist networks emerge....

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  • Stasiland by Anna Funder
    Stasiland (English, Paperback) Anna Funder

    In 1989, the Berlin Wall fell; shortly afterwards the two Germanies reunited and East Germany ceased to exist. In this book, Anna Funder tells extraordinary tales from the underbelly of the former East Germany, including the story of Miriam, who as a 16-year-old might have started World War III.

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  • The Day Of The Owl by Leonardo Sciascia
    The Day Of The Owl (Paperback) Leonardo Sciascia

    A crime has been committed in a public place. A dark-suited man was shot as he ran for a bus. The investigating officer of the crime soon finds that, in this small Mafia-run town, no one saw him fall...

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  • Jesus' Son by Denis Johnson
    Jesus' Son (Paperback) Denis Johnson

    A classic of Twentieth-Century American Literature from one of America's greatest living writers.

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  • The Empathy Exams by Leslie Jamison
    The Empathy Exams (Paperback) Leslie Jamison

    A powerful yet refreshing essay collection centred around themes of confession, illness, violence and sentimentality from an exciting new American talent

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  • Strange Weather in Tokyo by Hiromi Kawakami
    Strange Weather in Tokyo (Paperback) Hiromi Kawakami

    An award-winning novel from one of Japan's most exciting literary voices: a short, simple and touching story of an unlikely love that blossoms across generations, and between seasons

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  • How to Read Lacan by Slavoj Zizek
    How to Read Lacan (Paperback) Slavoj Zizek

    Lacan reminds us that psychoanalysis is the only discourse in which you are allowed not to enjoy. Since for Lacan psychoanalysis itself is a procedure of reading, here, each chapter uses a passage from Lacan as a tool to interpret another text from philosophy, art or popular ideology.

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  • Sicilian Uncles by Leonardo Sciascia
    Sicilian Uncles (Paperback) Leonardo Sciascia

    Four novellas that offer a tantalising glimpse of Sicilian life, from the 1848 revolution to the death of Stalin

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  • Estates by Lynsey Hanley
    Estates (Paperback) Lynsey Hanley

    Lynsey Hanley was born and raised just outside of Birmingham on what was then the largest council estate in Europe, and she has lived for years on an estate in London's East End. Writing with passion, humour and a sense of history, she recounts the rise of social housing a century ago, its adoption as a fundamental right by leaders of the social welfare state in the mid-century and its decline -...

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  • Gossip from the Forest by Sara Maitland
    Gossip from the Forest (English, Paperback) Sara Maitland

    A magical exploration of the ancient landscape of forests and the ancient genre of fairytales, drawing fascinating and surprising connections between the two, by the author of the bestselling A Book Of Silence

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  • A Time for Everything by Karl Ove Knausgaard
    A Time for Everything (English, Paperback) Karl Ove Knausgaard

    What if God exists? What if angels are real? What if we treated religious tracts, including the Bible, as empirical evidence of the supernatural world? ...

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  • Dancing in the Streets by Barbara Ehrenreich
    Dancing in the Streets (Paperback) Barbara Ehrenreich

    Uncovers the origins of communal celebration in human biology and culture. Although sixteenth-century Europeans began to view mass festivities as foreign and 'savage', the author shows that they were indigenous to the West, from the ancient Greek's worship of Dionysus to the medieval practices of Christianity as a 'danced religion'.

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  • Everything is Happening by Michael Jacobs
    Everything is Happening (English, Paperback) Michael Jacobs

    A gripping and beguiling blend of art history, memoir and travel writing which delves into the mysteries and meanings of Las Meninas, Velazquez's iconic masterpiece

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  • Straw Dogs by John Gray
    Straw Dogs (English, Paperback) John Gray

    'Straw Dogs' is a radical work of philosophy that challenges our most cherished assumptions about what it means to be human. John Gray explores how the world and human life look once humanism has been finally abandoned.

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  • How to Read: Wittgenstein by Ray Monk
    How to Read: Wittgenstein (Paperback) Ray Monk

    At the root of Wittgenstein's thought, Monk argues, is a determination to resist the scientism characteristic of our age, a determination to insist on the integrity and autonomy of non- scientific forms of understanding.

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  • The Man Without a Face by Masha Gessen
    The Man Without a Face (English, Paperback) Masha Gessen

    A brave and revelatory account of how a small-minded, low-level KGB operative came to control the world's largest country and, in an astonishingly short time, destroyed years of progress, making Russia once more a threat to her own people and to the world

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  • Visitation by Jenny Erpenbeck
    Visitation (Paperback) Jenny Erpenbeck

    From Germany's most acclaimed young writer, an exquisitely crafted, stealthily chilling story of a house and its inhabitants, and a country and its ghosts.

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  • What I Saw by Joseph Roth
    What I Saw (Paperback) Joseph Roth

    One of the most fascinating and disturbing periods in German history, documented by one of the country's greatest writers

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  • Wanderlust by Rebecca Solnit
    Wanderlust (Paperback) Rebecca Solnit

    A profound and meandering modern classic about the historical, political and philosophical paths traced by walkers, their routes and the act of walking

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