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  • Brave New World
    Brave New World (English, Paperback) Aldous Huxley

    Provoking, stimulating, shocking and dazzling' Observer'What Aldous Huxley presented as fiction with the human hatcheries of Brave New World has become fact.

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  • Cradle to Cradle
    Cradle to Cradle (English, Paperback) Michael Braungart, William McDonough

    Drawing on their experience in redesigning everything from carpeting to corporate campuses, McDonough and Braungart make an exciting and viable case for putting eco-effectiveness into practice, and show how anyone involved in making anything can begin to do so as well.

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  • My Life In France
    My Life In France (English, Paperback) Julia Child

    New edition of the classic culinary memoir.

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  • The Crying Of Lot 49
    The Crying Of Lot 49 (English, Paperback) Thomas Pynchon

    Suffused with rich satire, chaotic brilliance, verbal turbulence and wild humour, The Crying of Lot 49 opens as Oedipa Maas discovers that she haas been made executrix of a former lover's estate. But gradually, death, drugs, madness and marriage combine to leave Oepida in isolation on the threshold of revelation, awaiting The Crying of Lot 49.

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  • Persepolis
    Persepolis (English, Paperback) Marjane Satrapi

    CHOSEN BY EMMA WATSON FOR 'OUR SHARED SHELF' FEMINIST BOOK CLUBThe Story of a Childhood and The Story of a ReturnThe intelligent and outspoken child of radical Marxists, and the great-grandaughter of Iran's last emperor, Satrapi bears witness to a childhood uniquely entwined with the history of her country.

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  • The Passion
    The Passion (English, Paperback) Jeanette Winterson

    inventive and brilliant' Guardian'As moving and funny as it is skilful, and reflects the author's formidable appetite for life' Sunday Times'A book of great imaginative audacity and assurance...brilliantly physical (and funny) detail" Times Literary Supplement'Its concentrated, beautifully detailed prose recalls the diction of fairy tales;

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  • In Europe
    In Europe (English, Paperback) Geert Mak

    Geert Mak spent the year 1999 criss-crossing the continent, tracing the history of Europe from Verdun to Berlin, St Petersburg to Auschwitz, Kiev to Srebrenica.

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  • Strangers On A Train
    Strangers On A Train (English, Paperback) Patricia Highsmith

    The psychologists would call it folie a deux...'Bruno slammed his palms together. I kill your wife and you kill my father! We meet on a train, see, and nobody knows we know each other! Catch?'' From this moment, almost against his conscious will, Guy Haines is trapped in a nightmare of shared guilt and an insidious merging of personalities.

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  • Changing Places
    Changing Places (English, Paperback) David Lodge

    When Philip Swallow and Professor Morris Zapp participate in their universities' Anglo-American exchange scheme, the Fates play a hand, and each academic finds himself enmeshed in the life of his counterpart on the opposite side of the Atlantic.

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  • The Almost Nearly Perfect People
    The Almost Nearly Perfect People (English, Paperback) Michael Booth

    The Danes are the happiest people in the world, and pay the highest taxes.Michael Booth has lived among the Scandinavians, on and off, for over ten years, perplexed by their many strange paradoxes and character traits and equally bemused by the unquestioning enthusiasm for all things Nordic and hygge that has engulfed the rest of the world.

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  • Treasure Islands
    Treasure Islands (English, Paperback) Nicholas Shaxson

    WITH NEW AND UPDATED MATERIALBillionaire Warren Buffet, currently the third wealthiest man in the world, paid the lowest rate of tax among his office staff, including his receptionist.

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  • Portnoy's Complaint
    Portnoy's Complaint (English, Paperback) Philip Roth

    as a consequence of the patient's "morality," however, neither fantasy nor act issues in genuine sexual gratification, but rather in overriding feelings of shame, and the dread of retribution, particularly in the form of castration.' (Spielvogel, O.

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  • Kafka On The Shore
    Kafka On The Shore (English, Paperback) Haruki Murakami

    Kafka on the Shore follows the fortunes of two remarkable characters. The aging Nakata, tracker of lost cats, who never recovered from a bizarre childhood affliction, finds his pleasantly simplified life suddenly turned upside down. There is a savage killing, but the identity of both victim and killer is a riddle.

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  • HHhH
    HHhH (English, Paperback) Laurent Binet

    This is Operation Anthropoid, Prague, 1942: two Czechoslovakian parachutists sent on a daring mission by London to assassinate Reinhard Heydrich - chief of the Nazi secret services, 'the hangman of Prague', 'the blond beast', 'the most dangerous man in the Third Reich'.

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  • The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time
    The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time (English, Paperback) Mark Haddon

    OVER TEN MILLION COPIES SOLDThe Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time is a murder mystery novel like no other. He has never gone further than the end of the road on his own, but when he finds a neighbour's dog murdered he sets out on a terrifying journey which will turn his whole world upside down.

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  • Jazz
    Jazz (English, Paperback) Toni Morrison

    BY THE NOBEL PRIZE-WINNING AUTHOR OF BELOVEDJoe Trace - in his fifties, door-to-door salesman of Cleopatra beauty products, erstwhile devoted husband - shoots dead his lover of three months, the impetuous, eighteen-year-old Dorcas.

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  • The Art of Fiction
    The Art of Fiction (English, Paperback) David Lodge

    In this entertaining and enlightening collection David Lodge considers the art of fiction under a wide range of headings, drawing on writers as diverse as Henry James, Martin Amis, Jane Austen and James Joyce.

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  • Touching The Void
    Touching The Void (English, Paperback) Joe Simpson

    A few days later, Simon staggered into Base Camp, exhausted and frost-bitten, with news that that Joe was dead. What happened to Joe, and how the pair dealt with the psychological traumas that resulted when Simon was forced into the appalling decision to cut the rope, makes not only an epic of survival but a compelling testament of friendship.

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  • The Handmaid's Tale
    The Handmaid's Tale (English, Paperback) Margaret Atwood

    NOW A SMASH-HIT CHANNEL 4 TV SERIESThe Republic of Gilead offers Offred only one function: to breed. If she deviates, she will, like dissenters, be hanged at the wall or sent out to die slowly of radiation sickness. But even a repressive state cannot obliterate desire - neither Offred's nor that of the two men on which her future hangs.

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  • Postwar
    Postwar (English, Paperback) Tony Judt

    Europe in 1945 was prostrate. Large areas of Eastern Europe were falling under Soviet control, exchanging one despotism for another. Running right up to the Iraq war and the election of Benedict XVI, Postwar makes sense of Europe's recent history and identity, of what Europe is and has been.

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