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Pagan light  by Jamie James

Pagan light

Jamie James

Book

Isolated and arrestingly beautiful, the island of Capri has been a refuge for renegade artists and writers fleeing the strictures of conventional society from the time of Augustus, who bought the island in 29 BC after defeating Antony and Cleopatra, to...

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I miss you when I blink  by Mary Laura Philpott

I miss you when I blink

Mary Laura Philpott

Book

Mary Laura Philpott thought she'd cracked the code: Always be right, and you'll always be happy. But once she'd completed her life's to-do list (job, spouse, house, babies--check!), she found that instead of feeling content and successful, she felt a...

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Midnight chicken (& other recipes worth living for)  by Ella Risbridger

Midnight chicken (& other recipes worth living for)

Ella Risbridger

Book

There are lots of ways to start a story, but this one begins with a chicken. There was a time when, for Ella Risbridger, the world had become overwhelming. Sounds were too loud, colours were too bright, everyone moved too fast. One night she found he...

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Boy number 26  by Tommy Rhattigan

Boy number 26

Tommy Rhattigan

Book

Placing a child in care doesn't mean caring for a child. When little Tommy Rhattigan was taken into care in 1963 aged just 7, he entered a closed off world of institutional sexual abuse. Moved between a care home in Manchester to a reform school in L...

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How to be a patient  by Sana Goldberg

How to be a patient

Sana Goldberg

Book

Going to the doctor can be uncomfortable, nerve wracking, expensive. When it's an emergency, how do you choose between the ER, Urgent Care, or waiting-until-Monday? And for everything in between, how do you get an accurate diagnosis and timely treatment...

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Ten Caesars  by Barry S. Strauss

Ten Caesars

Barry S. Strauss

Book

Bestselling classical historian Barry Strauss tells the story of three and a half centuries of the Roman Empire through the lives of ten of the most important emperors, from Augustus to Constantine. Barry Strauss's Ten Caesars is the story of the Roman...

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The uninhabitable Earth  by David Wallace-Wells

The uninhabitable Earth

David Wallace-Wells

Book

The signs of climate change are unmistakable even today, but the real transformations have hardly begun. For a generation, we've been taught that warming was a problem of arctic melting and sea levels rising, but in fact it promises to be all-envelop...

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Truthteller  by Stephen Davis

Truthteller

Stephen Davis

Book

There is a war on truth. And the liars are winning. Truthteller is an essential guide to how governments and corporations cover up murder, corruption and catastrophe, for teachers, students and concerned citizens who want to know the facts, not fake ...

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Confessions of a rogue nuclear regulator  by Gregory B. Jaczko

Confessions of a rogue nuclear regulator

Gregory B. Jaczko

Book

A shocking exposé from the most powerful insider in nuclear regulation about how the nuclear energy industry endangers our lives--and why Congress does nothing to stop it. Gregory Jaczko had never heard of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission when he arrived...

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Scandinavia  by Fran Parnell

Scandinavia

Fran Parnell

Book

From deciding when to go, to choosing what to see when you arrive, this is all you need to plan your trip and experience the best of Scandinavia, with in-depth insider information on must-see, top attractions like medieval Trondheim in Norway and the...

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The girl in the dark  by Angela Hart

The girl in the dark

Angela Hart

Book

Melissa is a sweet-natured girl with a disturbing habit of running away and mixing with the wrong crowd. After she's picked up by the police, and with nowhere else to go, she is locked in a secure unit with young offenders. Social Services beg specia...

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A beginner's guide to the universe  by Mike Dooley

A beginner's guide to the universe

Mike Dooley

Book

Inspired by such classics of gem-like wisdom as Life's Little Instruction Book, The Four Agreements, and The Things You Can See Only When You Slow Down, Mike's Beginner's Guide to the Universe gives voice to his most essential, heartfelt advice about...

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Questions I am asked about the Holocaust  by Hédi Fried

Questions I am asked about the Holocaust

Hédi Fried

Book

'Did you dream at night?', 'Were you always hungry?', 'Were you afraid of death?' An Auschwitz survivor answers your questions about the Holocaust.

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Raising humans in a digital world  by Diana Graber

Raising humans in a digital world

Diana Graber

Book

Sexting, cyberbullying, revenge porn, online predators all of these potential threats can tempt parents to snatch the smartphone or tablet right out of their children's hands. While avoidance might eliminate the dangers, that approach also means your...

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Purpose and a paycheck  by Chris Farrell

Purpose and a paycheck

Chris Farrell

Book

Purpose and a Paycheck tells the compelling story of how a growing movement of older entrepreneurs and part-time workers are creating a stronger and more vibrant economy. Whether you’re a corporate executive, business owner, policymaker, or moving into...

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American overdose  by Chris McGreal

American overdose

Chris McGreal

Book

The opioid epidemic is the deadliest drug crisis in American history; it results in 90 deaths a day and has eviscerated communities across the country. It is a consequence of a healthcare system run as a business, one that prescribes devastatingly ad...

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Seduction  by Karina Longworth

Seduction

Karina Longworth

Book

"Howard Hughes was obsessed with sex, power and publicity, and he used his power to trap, abuse, and/or benefit women who dreamt of screen stardom. From promoting bombshells to his contentious battles with the censors, Hughes--perhaps more than any o...

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Erebus  by Michael Palin

Erebus

Michael Palin

Book

"Michael Palin brings to life the world and voyages of HMS Erebus, from its construction in the naval dockyards of Pembroke, to the part it played in Ross's Antarctic expedition of 1839-43, to its abandonment during Franklin's ill-fated Arctic expedition,...

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Letting go  by David R. Hawkins

Letting go

David R. Hawkins

Book

"Letting Go describes a simple and effective means by which to let go of the obstacles to Enlightenment and become free of negativity. During the many decades of the author's clinical psychiatric practice, the primary aim was to seek the most effective...

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Atomic habits  by James Clear

Atomic habits

James Clear

Book

James Clear, an expert on habit formation, reveals practical strategies that will teach you how to form good habits, break bad ones, and master the tiny behaviors that lead to remarkable results. He draws on proven ideas from biology, psychology, and...

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Always look on the bright side of life  by Eric Idle

Always look on the bright side of life

Eric Idle

Book

"We know him best for his unforgettable roles on Monty Python - from the Flying Circus to The Meaning of Life. Now, Eric Idle reflects on the meaning of his own life in this entertaining memoir that takes us on a remarkable journey from his childhood...

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Selected letters  by Empress of Russia Catherine II

Selected letters

Empress of Russia Catherine II

Book

"Catherine the Great's letters present a vivid picture of Russia in a momentous age. They also offer a unique account of her personal development and intimate life, her strategic acumen as a diplomat and military commander, and her political skills at...

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The courage to be disliked  by Ichirō Kishimi

The courage to be disliked

Ichirō Kishimi

Book

"A single book can change your life. Already an enormous bestseller in Asia, with more than 3 million copies sold, The Courage to be Disliked demonstrates how to unlock the power within yourself to be the person you truly want to be. Using the theories...

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Prisoners of geography  by Tim Marshall

Prisoners of geography

Tim Marshall

Book

All leaders are constrained by geography. Their choices are limited by mountains, rivers, seas and concrete. Yes, to understand world events you need to understand people, ideas and movements - but if you don't know geography, you'll never have the f...

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The brain's way of healing  by Norman Doidge

The brain's way of healing

Norman Doidge

Book

Based on astonishing case studies, this is a brilliant and beautifully written follow-up to Dr Doidge's record-breaking bestseller The Brain That Changes Itself. In his first book, Norman Doidge described the most important development in our understanding...

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The body keeps the score  by Bessel A. Van der Kolk

The body keeps the score

Bessel A. Van der Kolk

Book

"Dr Bessel van der Kolk shares thirty years of experience in dealing with the traumatized to offer a new paradigm for treating traumatic stress and restoring the capacity for pleasure, intimacy and joy. Standard talking and drug therapies, he argues,...

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Wild swans  by Jung Chang

Wild swans

Jung Chang

Book

"Through the story of three generations of women -- grandmother, mother and daughter -- 'Wild Swans' tells nothing less than the whole tumultuous history of China's tragic twentieth century, from sword-bearing warlords to Chairman Mao, from the Manchu...

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The law of attraction  by Abraham (Spirit)

The law of attraction

Abraham (Spirit)

Book

"This book presents the powerful basics of the original Teachings of Abraham. Within these pages, you'll learn how all things, wanted and unwanted, are brought to you by this most powerful law of the universe, the Law of Attraction (that which is like...

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Touching the void  by Joe Simpson

Touching the void

Joe Simpson

Book

An account of the ascent of the 21,000ft Siula Grande peak in the Peruvian Andes. Joe Simpson and his climbing partner, Simon Yates, had achieved the summit before the first disaster struck. What happened and how they dealt with the psychological traumas...

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The five  by Hallie Rubenhold

The five

Hallie Rubenhold

Book

Polly, Annie, Elizabeth, Catherine and Mary-Jane are famous for the same thing, though they never met. They came from Fleet Street, Knightsbridge, Wolverhampton, Sweden and Wales. They wrote ballads, ran coffee houses, lived on country estates, they ...

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Healing with iodine  by Mark Sircus

Healing with iodine

Mark Sircus

Book

It is estimated that 90 percent of our population is iodine deficient, and odds are most of us wouldn't think twice about it. What you don't know is that this deficiency can directly result in some terrible health problems--from cancer to heart failure...

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The hidden horticulturists  by Fiona Davison

The hidden horticulturists

Fiona Davison

Book

In 2012, whilst working at the Royal Horticultural Society's library, Fiona Davison unearthed a collection of handwritten letters that dated back to 1822. The letters, each carefully set out in neat copperplate writing, had been written by young gardeners...

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From fire, by water  by Sohrab Ahmari

From fire, by water

Sohrab Ahmari

Book

Sohrab Ahmari was a teenager living under the Iranian ayatollahs when he decided that there is no God. Nearly two decades later, he would be received into the Roman Catholic Church. In From Fire, by Water, he recounts this unlikely passage, from the ...

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Grateful American  by Gary Sinise

Grateful American

Gary Sinise

Book

As a kid in suburban Chicago, Gary Sinise was more interested in sports and rock 'n' roll than reading or schoolwork. But when he impulsively auditioned for a school production of West Side Story, he found his purpose or so it seemed. Within a few years,...

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How to come alive again  by Beth McColl

How to come alive again

Beth McColl

Book

It doesn’t matter that you’ve lived in shadows, that you’ve slept through years of your life, that you’ve done things you’re ashamed to admit even to yourself. It doesn’t matter that you’re an anxious, depressed, spaghetti-brained mess with a shouty ...

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The threat  by Andrew (Andrew George) McCabe

The threat

Andrew (Andrew George) McCabe

Book

On March 16, 2018, just twenty-six hours before his scheduled retirement from the organization he had served with distinction for more than two decades, Andrew G. McCabe was fired from his position as deputy director of the FBI. President Donald Trum...

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The Pope  by Anthony McCarten

The Pope

Anthony McCarten

Book

In February 2013, the arch-conservative Pope Benedict XVI made a startling announcement: he would resign, making him the first pope to willingly vacate his office in over 700 years. Reeling from the news, the College of Cardinals rushed to Rome to co...

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Save me the plums  by Ruth Reichl

Save me the plums

Ruth Reichl

Book

When Condé Nast offered Ruth Reichl the top position at America's oldest epicurean magazine, she declined. She was a writer, not a manager, and had no inclination to be anyone's boss. Yet Reichl had been reading Gourmet since she was eight; it had inspired...

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Perfume  by Neil Chapman

Perfume

Neil Chapman

Book

A beautifully made scent can encapsulate a particular feeling, transport you to a very specific time in life with clarity, or remind you of a special loved one or friend. And just like wearing your favourite outfit or shoes, your favourite perfume can...

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Henrik Ibsen  by Ivo de Figueiredo

Henrik Ibsen

Ivo de Figueiredo

Book

Henrik Ibsen (1820-1908) is arguably the most important playwright of the nineteenth century. Globally he remains the most performed playwright after Shakespeare, and Hedda Gabler, A Doll's House, Peer Gynt, and Ghosts are all masterpieces of psychol...

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Inheritance by Dani Shapiro

Inheritance

Dani Shapiro

Large Print

"The acclaimed and beloved author of Hourglass now gives us a new memoir about identity, paternity, and family secrets--a real-time exploration of the staggering discovery she recently made about her father, and her struggle to piece together the hidden...

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Start here  by Dana Morningstar

Start here

Dana Morningstar

Book

"Are you in a relationships with a person that can be best described as 'an emotional rollercoaster,' 'toxic,' 'draining,' 'crazy making,' or 'confusing?' Have you wondered why they never seem to change -- no matter how much you are willing to do for...

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When death becomes life  by Joshua D. Mezrich

When death becomes life

Joshua D. Mezrich

Book

A gifted surgeon illuminates one of the most awe-inspiring achievements of modern-day medicine: the movement of organs between bodies. At the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Dr. Joshua Mezrich creates life from loss, tra...

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How to do nothing  by Jenny (Multimedia artist) Odell

How to do nothing

Jenny (Multimedia artist) Odell

Book

A galvanizing critique of the forces vying for our attention and our personal information that redefines what we think of as productivity, reconnects us with the environment, and reveals all that we've been too distracted to see about ourselves and our...

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The case for a maximum wage by Sam Pizzigati

The case for a maximum wage

Sam Pizzigati

Book

Modern societies set limits, on everything from how fast motorists can drive to how much waste factory owners can dump in our rivers. But incomes in our deeply unequal world have no limits. Could capping top incomes tackle rising inequality more effe...

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The advanced roblox coding book  by Heath Haskins

The advanced roblox coding book

Heath Haskins

Book

Clear and easy-to follow instructions for using coding and scripting tools to create new, more advanced Roblox games. Take your game design to the next Chapter, with this complete guide to Roblox coding and scripting! Learn how to code using the prog...

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Australia bakes

Australia bakes

Book

Celebrate the time-honoured tradition of baking in all its delicious forms with this new gift book. From tea time to the cake stall, when it comes to baked goodies, you can't go past the classics - cakes, slices, biscuits and scones. While showcasing...

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The science behind tapping  by Peter Stapleton

The science behind tapping

Peter Stapleton

Book

Emotional Freedom Techniques (EFT or tapping) is a growing field in the self-help area, but only in the last decade has it become the focus of clinical and scientific trials to test its effectiveness. This book offers the missing piece of this self-a...

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Restore  by Shannah Kennedy

Restore

Shannah Kennedy

Book

With 20 essential self-renewal practices to take you from surviving to thriving, RESTORE helps you reconnect with yourself and revitalise your life. Packed with tried-and-tested strategies and practical tips, from cultivating patience to embracing solitude...

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An American summer  by Alex Kotlowitz

An American summer

Alex Kotlowitz

Book

From the bestselling author of There Are No Children Here , a richly textured, heartrending portrait of love and death in Chicago's most turbulent neighborhoods . The numbers are staggering: over the past twenty years in Chicago, 14,033 people have been...

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Mother  by Sarah Knott

Mother

Sarah Knott

Book

When acclaimed historian Sarah Knott became pregnant, she started looking for a history of motherhood - only to find that no such book exists. For centuries, historians have concerned themselves with wars and revolutions, not the everyday details of ...

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Professor Maxwell's duplicitous demon  by Brian Clegg

Professor Maxwell's duplicitous demon

Brian Clegg

Book

Asked to name a great physicist, most people would mention Newton or Einstein, Feynman or Hawking. But ask a physicist and there's no doubt that James Clerk Maxwell will be near the top of the list. Maxwell, an unassuming Victorian Scotsman, explained...

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Manual for survival  by Kate (Kathryn L.) Brown

Manual for survival

Kate (Kathryn L.) Brown

Book

Governments and journalists tell us that though Chernobyl was "the worst nuclear disaster in history," a reassuringly small number of people died (44), and nature recovered. Yet, drawing on a decade of fine-grained archival research and interviews in...

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Humble Pi  by Matt (Mathematician) Parker

Humble Pi

Matt (Mathematician) Parker

Book

We would all be better off if everyone saw mathematics as a practical ally. Sadly, most of us fear maths and seek to avoid it. This is because mathematics doesn't have good 'people skills' - it never hesitates to bluntly point out when we are wrong. But...

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Grow a new body  by Alberto Villoldo

Grow a new body

Alberto Villoldo

Book

This newly revised edition of the Wall Street Journal bestseller One Spirit Medicine offers an accessible guide to an ancient practice for healing and transformation--including new, cutting-edge science, recipes, and a 7-day Grow a New Body meal plan!...

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Living in flow  by Sky Nelson-Isaacs

Living in flow

Sky Nelson-Isaacs

Book

Synchronicity: the simultaneous occurrence of events which appear significantly related but have no discernible causal connection. Nelson-Isaacs explains how our choices create meaning, allowing us to take steps so that we can live lives in better al...

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Everything in its place  by Oliver Sacks

Everything in its place

Oliver Sacks

Book

From the best-selling author of Gratitude and On the Move, a final volume of essays that showcases Sacks's broad range of interests--from his passions for ferns, swimming, and horsetails, to his final case histories exploring schizophrenia, dementia,...

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Outer order inner calm  by Gretchen Rubin

Outer order inner calm

Gretchen Rubin

Book

With clarity and humor, bestselling author of The Four Tendencies and The Happiness Project Gretchen Rubin illuminates one of her key realizations about happiness: For most of us, outer order contributes to inner calm. And for most of us, a rigid,...

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The moth

The moth

Book

Before television and radio, people would gather on porches, on the steps outside their homes, and tell stories. Their bewitched listeners would sit and listen long into the night as moths flitted around overhead. Storytelling phenomenon The Moth rec...

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Lessons from Lucy  by Dave Barry

Lessons from Lucy

Dave Barry

Book

Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist and bestselling author of Dave Barry Turns 40 now shows how to age gracefully, taking cues from his beloved and highly intelligent dog, Lucy. Faced with the obstacles and challenges of life after middle age, Dave Barry...

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Gynae geek  by Anita Mitra

Gynae geek

Anita Mitra

Book

Information is everywhere and yet many women still don’t truly understand how our bodies work and specifically, how our lower genital tract works. Dr Anita Mitra, AKA The Gynae Geek, believes that we can only be empowered about our health when we have...

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222 ways to trick yourself to sleep  by Kim Jones

222 ways to trick yourself to sleep

Kim Jones

Book

Scientifically proved methods to trick yourself into sleep, in an accessible and easily digestible format. When was the last time you had a proper night's sleep? In today's fast-paced, non-stop world, research by the UK's Sleep Council has found that...

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The cook's dictionary guide  by Denise Greig

The cook's dictionary guide

Denise Greig

Book

This practical and accessible guide pulls together all the information which is vital & essential for novice and more experienced cooks. From how to cook rice, scramble eggs, make stock and bake a cake and much more besides. The book features those.....

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Coffee  by Jason Scheltus

Coffee

Jason Scheltus

Book

Want to perfect your home brew? Or hone your barista skills? Let this book be your definitive guide to making the very best coffee. From espresso expert Jason Scheltus, this book will help elevate your morning coffee to absolute brew perfection. Each...

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Floral cocktails  by Lottie Muir

Floral cocktails

Lottie Muir

Book

Delight your senses with this bountiful collection of floral-flavoured cocktails. No longer the reserve of the cocktail garnish, flowers are taking centre stage in the most delectable drinks. From a subtle rose petal vodka to a heady honeysuckle syrup,...

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The sisterhood  by Daisy (Journalist) Buchanan

The sisterhood

Daisy (Journalist) Buchanan

Book

Imagine living between the pages of Pride and Prejudice, in the Bennett household. Now, imagine how the Bennett girls as they'd be in the 21st century - looking like the Kardashian sisters, but behaving like the Simpsons. This is the house Daisy Buchanan...

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Untitled  by Anna Pasternak

Untitled

Anna Pasternak

Book

His charisma and glamour ensured him the status of a rock star prince. Yet Edward gave up the British throne, the British Empire and his position as Emperor of India, to marry his true love, American divorcee Wallis Simpson. So much gossip and innuendo...

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The broken circle  by Enjeela Ahmadi-Miller

The broken circle

Enjeela Ahmadi-Miller

Book

Before the Soviet invasion of 1980, Enjeela Ahmadi remembers her home--Kabul, Afghanistan--as peaceful, prosperous, and filled with people from all walks of life. But after her mother, unsettled by growing political unrest, leaves for medical treatment...

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How to be invisible  by Kate Bush

How to be invisible

Kate Bush

Book

Selected and arranged by the author, How To Be Invisible presents the lyrics of Kate Bush for the first time.

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Learn Python programming  by Fabrizio Romano

Learn Python programming

Fabrizio Romano

Book

"Build a solid foundation in coding by utilizing the language and its core characteristics. Key Features: Leverage the features of Python programming through easy-to-follow examples; Develop a strong set of programming skills that can be applied on a...

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MacOS Mojave in easy steps  by Nick Vandome

MacOS Mojave in easy steps

Nick Vandome

Book

"MacOS Mojave in easy steps opens up by explaining the foundations of macOS: the Dock and the Finder. Then, it reveals a raft of ways in which you can make the most of macOS High Sierra: Multi-Touch navigation options for getting around in macOS High...

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Windows 10 plain & simple  by Nancy Muir

Windows 10 plain & simple

Nancy Muir

Book

"Learn the simplest ways to get things done with Windows 10 Here's WHAT you'll learn Navigate Windows 10 Fall Creators Update quickly, easily, and efficiently Get online with the sleek Microsoft Edge web browser Make the most of the Cortana personal ...

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Holy Bible

Holy Bible

Book

"For 400 [plus] years, the King James Version of the Bible has represented the epitome of the English language in all its power and glory. Across continents and cultures, its language has changed how we speak, and its message has changed how we live....

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The Unwinding of the miracle  by Julie Yip-Williams

The Unwinding of the miracle

Julie Yip-Williams

Book

Born blind in Vietnam, Julie Yip-Williams narrowly escaped euthanasia at the hands of her grandmother, only to have to flee the political upheaval of the late 1970s with her family. Loaded into a rickety boat with three hundred other refugees, Julie made...

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Let's go (so we can get back)  by Jeff Tweedy

Let's go (so we can get back)

Jeff Tweedy

Book

Wilco singer/songwriter Jeff Tweedy tells stories about his childhood in Belleville, Illinois; the St. Louis record store, rock clubs, and live-music circuit that sparked his songwriting and performing career; and the Chicago scene that brought it al...

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Sacred spaces  by Guillaume de Laubier

Sacred spaces

Guillaume de Laubier

Book

"From St. Peter's Basilica in Rome to Notre-Dame in Paris, Christian churches represent some of our most significant architectural achievements, designed to evoke wonder and awe. Offering unprecedented access to a collection of revered religious land...

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Concorde  by Ingo W. Bauernfeind

Concorde

Ingo W. Bauernfeind

Book

"This lavishly illustrated volume tells the amazing story of Concorde, the supersonic icon that has been capturing the world’s imagination since its maiden flight in 1969. With personal accounts written by former pilots and crew members, it covers Co...

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Dior and his decorators  by Maureen Footer

Dior and his decorators

Maureen Footer

Book

"Dior and His Decorators is the first work on the two interior designers most closely associated with Christian Dior. Like the unabashedly luxurious fashions of Dior's New Look, which debuted in 1947, the interior designs of Victor Grandpierre and Ge...

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Salvador Dalí at home  by Jackie De Burca

Salvador Dalí at home

Jackie De Burca

Book

"Salvador Dalí at Home" explores the influence of Catalan culture and tradition, Dali's home life and the places he lived, on his life and work. Dalí was born in Figueres and was deeply connected to the area. Fully illustrated with over 150 illustrations...

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The clever gut diet cookbook  by Clare Bailey

The clever gut diet cookbook

Clare Bailey

Book

"In The Clever Gut Diet, New York Times bestselling author Dr. Michael Mosley revealed the crucial roles your gut bacteria play in your overall well-being. Improving your gut health will help you control your cravings, boost your mood, ease intestina...

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New top technologies every librarian needs to know

New top technologies every librarian needs to know

Book

Each chapter describes a technology or trend as it exists in the world in early 2018; how it is being used in libraries, archives, or museums; and then the future of the technology or trend as the author envisions it.

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My young life  by Frederic Tuten

My young life

Frederic Tuten

Book

Born in the Bronx to a Sicilian mother and Southern father, Frederic Tuten always dreamed of being an artist. Determined to trade his neighborhood streets for the romantic avenues of Paris, he learned to paint and draw, falling in love with the process...

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Inheritance  by Dani Shapiro

Inheritance

Dani Shapiro

Book

"The acclaimed and beloved author of Hourglass now gives us a new memoir about identity, paternity, and family secrets--a real-time exploration of the staggering discovery she recently made about her father, and her struggle to piece together the hidden...

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Calm the f**k down  by Sarah (Freelance editor) Knight

Calm the f**k down

Sarah (Freelance editor) Knight

Book

"The latest no-f**ks-given guide from New York Times bestselling author of the international sensation The Life-Changing Magic of Not Giving a F**k, Get Your Sh*t Together, and You Do You. Do you waste time overthinking things you can't do anything about?...

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National geographic spectacle

National geographic spectacle

Book

"An exquisite photo collection showcasing awe-inducing moments from around the world, including the aurora borealis, cities made of neon lights, a great wildebeest migration, a contortionist on display--and more. In life, there are certain sights that...

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The library book  by Susan Orlean

The library book

Susan Orlean

Book

"Orlean chronicles the Los Angeles Public Library fire and its aftermath to showcase the larger, crucial role that libraries play in our lives; delves into the evolution of libraries across the country and around the world, from their humble beginnings...

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Dare to lead  by Brené Brown

Dare to lead

Brené Brown

Book

"Leadership is not about titles, status, and wielding power. A leader is anyone who takes responsibility for recognizing the potential in people and ideas, and has the courage to develop that potential. When we dare to lead, we don't pretend to have the...

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The spy and the traitor  by Ben Macintyre

The spy and the traitor

Ben Macintyre

Book

"Like his father before him, Oleg Gordievsky was a faithful servant of the KGB and upholder of Soviet ideals. He was admired by colleagues for his dogged work ethic, and—while some resented his shrewdness and air of sophistication—the remarkable....

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Starry night  by Martin Bailey

Starry night

Martin Bailey

Book

"Starry Night is a fully illustrated account of Van Gogh's time at the asylum in Saint-Remy. Despite the challenges of ill health and asylum life, Van Gogh continued to produce a series of masterpieces - cypresses, wheatfields, olive groves and sunsets....

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Art

Art

Book

"Discover the history of art movements from classical Greek art to the Italian Renaissance, the Pre-Raphaelites, and the masters of Impressionism with a brand new edition of this classic bestseller. Truly comprehensive in scope, Art shows you masterpieces...

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Bad blood  by John Carreyrou

Bad blood

John Carreyrou

Book

"The full inside story of the breathtaking rise and shocking collapse of a multibillion-dollar startup, by the prize-winning journalist who first broke the story and pursued it to the end in the face of pressure and threats from the CEO and her lawyers....

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Maps of meaning  by Jordan B. Peterson

Maps of meaning

Jordan B. Peterson

Book

"Why would people in different places and times formulate myths and stories with similar symbols and meanings? Are groups of people with different religious or ideological beliefs doomed to eternal conflict? Are the claims of science and religion tru...

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Digital marketing excellence  by Dave Chaffey

Digital marketing excellence

Dave Chaffey

Book

"Now in its fifth edition, the hugely popular Digital Marketing Excellence: Planning, Optimizing and Integrating Online Marketing is fully updated, keeping you in line with the changes in this dynamic and exciting field and helping you create effective...

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Not the whole story  by Angela Huth

Not the whole story

Angela Huth

Book

"This short volume has turned out to be merely a handful of recollections of well-remembered times and stories - some probably misremembered, too - and a few people who have played a crucial part in my life. And some confessions: I have never before tried...

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How to build an online business  by Bernadette Schwerdt

How to build an online business

Bernadette Schwerdt

Book

"You'€™ve got a crazy idea, a hobby, a business or special expertise. You want to take it online, and you want to it be a money-making success. But what do you do next? Using a simple 5-step approach, best-selling author and digital marketing special...

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So much things to say  by Roger Steffens

So much things to say

Roger Steffens

Book

Draws on forty years of intimate interviews with band members, family, lovers, and confidants, many speaking publicly for the first time, to offer an oral history depicting the reggae icon's life.

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The code of the extraordinary mind  by Vishen Lakhiani

The code of the extraordinary mind

Vishen Lakhiani

Book

"This book teaches you to think like some of the greatest non-conformist minds of our era, to question, challenge, hack, and create new rules for your life so you can define success on your own terms. The Code of the Extraordinary Mind is a blueprint...

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The complete Peanuts, 1995 to 1996  by Charles M. (Charles Monroe) Schulz

The complete Peanuts, 1995 to 1996

Charles M. (Charles Monroe) Schulz

Book

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The book whisperer  by Donalyn Miller

The book whisperer

Donalyn Miller

Book

Donalyn Miller says she has yet to meet a child she couldn't turn into a reader. No matter how far behind Miller's students might be when they reach her 6th grade classroom, they end up reading an average of 40 to 50 books a year. She shares her teac...

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