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Corrections in ink by Keri Blakinger

Corrections in ink

Keri Blakinger

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"Corrections in Ink is an electric and unforgettable memoir about a young woman's journey-from the ice rink, to addiction and a prison sentence, to the newsroom-emerging with a fierce determination to expose the broken system she experienced. An elite,...

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Mafia princess by Marisa Merico

Mafia princess

Marisa Merico

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Marisa Merico, the daughter of one of Italy's most notorious Mafia Godfathers, was dazzled by her father, Emilio DiGiovine. To her he was all powerful, sophisticated and loving; to the rest of the world he was staggeringly ruthless. Marisa knew her father...

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Why we get sick by Benjamin Bikman

Why we get sick

Benjamin Bikman

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A scientist reveals the groundbreaking evidence linking many major diseases, including cancer, diabetes, and Alzheimer's disease, to a common root cause--insulin resistance--and shares an easy, effective plan to reverse and prevent it. We are sick. Around the...

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Strangers to ourselves by Rachel Aviv

Strangers to ourselves

Rachel Aviv

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"The highly anticipated debut from the acclaimed award-winning New Yorker writer Rachel Aviv compels us to examine how the stories we tell about mental illness shape our sense of who we are"--

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The art of inventing hope by Howard Reich

The art of inventing hope

Howard Reich

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The Art of Inventing Hope offers an unprecedented, in-depth conversation between the world's most revered Holocaust survivor, Elie Wiesel, and a son of survivors, Howard Reich. During the last four years of Wiesel's life, he met frequently with Reich in New...

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What happened to make you anxious? by Jaime (Psychologist) Castillo

What happened to make you anxious?

Jaime (Psychologist) Castillo

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Let's face it: anxiety can interfere with every single aspect of your life, from work and family to relationships and finances. Left unchecked, the cycle of anxiety reinforces and perpetuates itself over time, and can leave you feeling paralyzed with fear. In...

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The road by Christopher Hadley

The road

Christopher Hadley

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'On nearly every page a random passage takes one's breath away' The Times 'Magnificent ... an absolute joy to read' The Sunday Telegraph Have you ever heard the march of legions on a lonely country road? For two thousand years, the roads the Romans built have...

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The activist leader by Jon Miller

The activist leader

Jon Miller

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If you want to be a successful leader in today's business world, you need to think like an activist. If you want to be a successful leader in today's business world, you need to think like an activist. This urgent and essential book shows how to do just that....

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The sugar demons by Johnathan Cranford

The sugar demons

Johnathan Cranford

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It's time to end your addiction to sugar. Before each binge comes a hollow feeling, like an invisible hand that pushes you to seek sugar. It manifests when you're stressed, bored, anxious. Addiction makes you the tennis ball in a match between self-loathing...

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The joy of saying no by Natalie Lue

The joy of saying no

Natalie Lue

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Read by the author. Are you still playing a role you learned in childhood to please others, such as the Good Girl/Boy, the Overachiever, or the Helper? Though these kinds of roles may have gained us attention and affection, they prohibited us from becoming our...

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Superfan by Jen Sookfong Lee

Superfan

Jen Sookfong Lee

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A sharply observed and beautifully intimate memoir-in-pieces that uses one woman's life-long love affair with pop culture as a revelatory lens to explore family, identity, belonging, grief, and the power of female rage. For most of Jen Sookfong Lee's life, pop...

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The truth about things that suck by Mindy Henderson

The truth about things that suck

Mindy Henderson

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The Truth About Things That Suck (and How to Make Them Suck Less) is a book of wit and wisdom that encourages listeners who are currently struggling to overcome an obstacle, or preparing to face one down the road. It's a book about what's possible, what's...

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The pregnancy & postpartum anxiety workbook by Pamela S. Wiegartz

The pregnancy & postpartum anxiety workbook

Pamela S. Wiegartz

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What if my baby isn't healthy? What if I can't handle the pain of labor? What if I'm not a good mother? If you have these thoughts, you're not alone. Anxiety during pregnancy and postpartum is much more common than many people know, and yet there are so few...

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Living with chronic pain by Dawn Macintyre

Living with chronic pain

Dawn Macintyre

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One in five people live with chronic pain and most feel misunderstood and unsupported. Dr Dawn Macintyre was one of those people. In 'Living with Chronic Pain', she shares her journey from a full life to one characterised by pain and shame - and back again- as...

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Feeling seen by Jody Carrington

Feeling seen

Jody Carrington

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Disconnection has become an epidemic, and it may require a revolutionary effort to get us back together--a reconnection revolution. Staying connected in this human race is the most direct route to happiness. But never have we been more disconnected. A call to...

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Pegasus by Laurent Richard

Pegasus

Laurent Richard

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Installed by as little as a missed WhatsApp call, once on your phone it can record your calls, copy your messages, steal your photos and secretly film you. Those that control it can find out your daily movements: exactly where you've been, and who you've met....

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Spare by Prince Harry

Spare

Prince Harry

Audio CD

"It was one of the most searing images of the twentieth century: two young boys, two princes, walking behind their mother's coffin as the world watched in sorrow--and horror. As Diana, Princess of Wales, was laid to rest, billions wondered what the princes...

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OKRs for all by Vetri Vellore

OKRs for all

Vetri Vellore

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The spiritual successor to KPIs (key performance indicators), OKRs, or objectives and key results, are rapidly gaining popularity and helping some of the world's most successful businesses solve their strategic execution problems. However, some companies...

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The wood that built London by C. J. Schüler

The wood that built London

C. J. Schüler

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It is hard to imagine that the busy townscape of South London was once a great wood, stretching almost seven miles from Croydon to Deptford or that, scattered through the suburbs, from Dulwich to Norwood, a number of oak woodlands have survived since before...

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Heartbroken by Laura Pratt

Heartbroken

Laura Pratt

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Imbued with longing, erudition and hard-earned wisdom, Heartbroken dares to delve into a universal ordeal--perhaps the one that makes us the most human of all. When Laura Pratt's long-distance partner of six years tells her "it's over" at a busy downtown train...

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Dissociation made simple by Jamie Marich

Dissociation made simple

Jamie Marich

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Dissociation 101: The go-to guide for understanding your dissociative disorder, breaking the stigma, and healing from trauma-related dissociation. Guided by psychologist Jamie Marich--a trauma-informed clinician living with a dissociative disorder...

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Money and love by Myra H. Strober

Money and love

Myra H. Strober

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MONEY & LOVE: An Intelligent Roadmap for Life's Biggest Decisions is a guide for navigating life's most consequential and daunting decisions using research-based insights road-tested in a popular Stanford University course.Should I move in with this person?...

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The revolt against humanity by Adam Kirsch

The revolt against humanity

Adam Kirsch

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From Silicon Valley boardrooms to rural communes to academic philosophy departments, a seemingly inconceivable idea is being seriously discussed: that the end of humanity's reign on earth is imminent, and that we should welcome it. Anthropocene antihumanism...

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The racism of people who love you by Samira K. Mehta

The racism of people who love you

Samira K. Mehta

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An unflinching look at the challenges and misunderstandings mixed-race people face in family spaces and intimate relationships across their varying cultural backgroundsIn this emotionally powerful and intellectually provocative blend of memoir, cultural...

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Death Row at Truro by Geoff Plunkett

Death Row at Truro

Geoff Plunkett

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Innocent young women, a sadistic serial killing duo and ... the true story as revealed by the lead detective. Australia's most prolific serial sexual killers met in prison. They were a complete contrast: Christopher Worrell, the charismatic psychopathic...

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Life on delay by John (Atlantic senior editor) Hendrickson

Life on delay

John (Atlantic senior editor) Hendr...

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An intimate, candid memoir about a lifelong struggle to speak."Soulful...Profoundly moving."--Esquire"Life On Delay brims with empathy and honesty ... It moved me in ways that I haven't experienced before. It's fantastic."--Clint Smith, author of How the Word...

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The hard sell by Evan Hughes

The hard sell

Evan Hughes

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Kapoor, a brilliant scientist with relentless business instincts, was eager to make the most of his innovation. But there was a problem: the drug was a niche product, approved only for cancer patients in dire condition. So he recruited an avaricious team, who...

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The creative act by Rick Rubin

The creative act

Rick Rubin

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Many famed music producers are known for a particular sound that has its day and then ages out. Rick Rubin is known for something else: creating a space where artists of all different genres and traditions can home in on who they really are and what they...

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438 days by Jonathan Franklin

438 days

Jonathan Franklin

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On 17th November, 2012, Salvador Alvarenga left the coast of Mexico for a two-day fishing trip. A vicious storm killed his engine and the current dragged his boat out to sea. The storm picked up and carried him West, deeper into the heart of the Pacific Ocean....

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The little girl who could not cry by Lidia Maksymowicz

The little girl who could not cry

Lidia Maksymowicz

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The heartbreaking, inspiring true story of a girl sent to Auschwitz who survived Mengele's evil experiments. With a foreword written by His Holiness Pope Francis. Lidia was just three years old when she arrived in Auschwitz-Birkenau with her mother,...

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Illuminated by water by Malachy Tallack

Illuminated by water

Malachy Tallack

Audio CD

Travel-writer, novelist and singer-songwriter Malachy Tallack has been passionate about fishing since he was young. Growing up in Shetland, with its myriad lochs, he and his brother would roam the island in search of trout, and in so doing discovered a sense...

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I don't want to talk about home by Suad Aldarra

I don't want to talk about home

Suad Aldarra

Audio CD

Growing up in deeply conservative Saudi Arabia, Suad Aldarra felt stifled. The daughter of Syrian parents, she railed against the extreme strictures placed on women in Saudi society at the time and the rising prejudice her family faced as migrants. When the...

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The Hong Kong diaries by Chris Patten

The Hong Kong diaries

Chris Patten

Audio CD

In June 1992 Chris Patten went to Hong Kong as the last British governor, to try to prepare it not - as other British colonies over the decades - for independence, but for handing back in 1997 to the Chinese, from whom most of its territory had been leased 99...

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The mixed-race experience by Naomi Evans

The mixed-race experience

Naomi Evans

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What are the challenges of living between different cultures or identifying with one and not the other? What are the challenges of being in a mixed race relationship and starting a family? How you do manage the stark reality of racism within your own family?...

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The price of time by Edward Chancellor

The price of time

Edward Chancellor

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All economic and financial activities take place across time. Interest coordinates these activities. The story of capitalism is thus the story of interest: the price that individuals, companies and nations pay to borrow money. In The Price of Time, Edward...

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A year to change your mind by Lucy Maddox

A year to change your mind

Lucy Maddox

Audio CD

"Psychology underpins everything we do, determining the decisions we make, the relationships we build, the roles we play and the places we live, and our behaviour is further influenced by the changing seasons, encouraging many of us to fall into unhelpful...

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When Friday comes by James Montague

When Friday comes

James Montague

Audio CD

"The definitive story of the Middle East's unstoppable rise to football superpower, and the road to the Qatar World Cup." -- Publisher.

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Why read by Will Self

Why read

Will Self

Audio CD

"Will Self's 'Why Read' is a cornucopia of thoughtful and brilliantly witty essays on writing and literature. Self takes us with him: from the foibles of his typewriter repairman to the irradiated exclusion zone of Chernobyl, to the Australian outback and to...

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Paul Davis by Paul Davis

Paul Davis

Paul Davis

Audio CD

"Paul Davis's story takes us on a journey through almost 50 years at the very top in football: a leading player's take on an extraordinary and memorable period in Arsenal's history, during which the club and football changed radically and forever around him....

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Queens and prophets by Emran Iqbal El-Badawi

Queens and prophets

Emran Iqbal El-Badawi

Audio CD

"Reza Aslan Arab noblewomen of late antiquity were instrumental in shaping the history of the world. Between Rome's intervention in the Arabian Peninsula and the Arab conquests, they ruled independently, conducting trade and making war. Their power was...

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How to read now by Elaine Castillo

How to read now

Elaine Castillo

Audio CD

"How many times have we heard that reading builds empathy? That we can travel through books? How often have we were heard about the importance of diversifying our bookshelves? Or claimed that books saved our life? Of course, these beautiful words are sometimes...

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Mosquito men by David Price

Mosquito men

David Price

Audio CD

"Nicknamed the 'wooden wonder' for its balsawood frame, the two-man Mosquito excelled in several different roles, from reconnaissance to the bombing of sensitive priority targets. Following a Mosquito raid on the main Berlin broadcasting station on 30 January...

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A mother's job by Joy Dove

A mother's job

Joy Dove

Audio CD

"While Jodey Whiting was stuck in hospital battling pneumonia over Christmas, a letter dropped on her doormat from the Department of Work and Pensions, asking her to attend an assessment. It was a letter she never saw. Despite suffering from major health...

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Give me liberty by David E. (David Emanuel) Hoffman

Give me liberty

David E. (David Emanuel) Hoffman

Audio CD

"Oswaldo Paya was seven years old when Fidel Castro seized power, promising to create a 'free, democratic, and just Cuba'. But Castro instead created an authoritarian regime and crushed all dissent. The dream of democracy became Paya's life work. Sent to...

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Head first by Alastair Santhouse

Head first

Alastair Santhouse

Audio CD

"What does it mean to be well? Is it something in our body? Or, is it rather something subjective - something of the mind? In this profound collection of clinical stories and meditations, eminent psychiatrist Dr Alastair Santhouse draws on his experience of...

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Devotion by Adam Makos

Devotion

Adam Makos

Audio CD

"Navy's most famous aviator duo - Tom Hudner, a white, blue-blooded New Englander, and Jesse Brown, a black sharecropper's son from Mississippi. Against all odds, Jesse beat back racism to become the Navy's first black aviator. Against all expectations, Tom...

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The antiracist organization by Shereen Daniels

The antiracist organization

Shereen Daniels

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"In 'The Anti-Racist Organization', HR strategist Shereen Daniels delivers an incisive and honest discussion of how business leaders can change workplace practices to create a more anti-racist and equitable environment. The author draws on her personal and...

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The break by Steve Cummings

The break

Steve Cummings

Audio CD

"For nearly 20 years Steve Cummings determinedly blazed his own winning trail in international cycling. A maverick who defied the dominant teams to record a sequence of gloriously improbable victories, he has lived and raced with legends of the sport -...

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Out of my depth by Anne Darwin

Out of my depth

Anne Darwin

Audio CD

"When Anne Darwin faced the world and said that her husband had disappeared while canoeing in the North Sea, her life changed forever. She had just lied to the police, the press, her friends, insurance companies and her sons. Anne opens up about her husband's...

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HBR's 10 must reads

HBR's 10 must reads

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An introduction to the most enduring ideas on management from Harvard Business Review Change is the one constant in business, and we must adapt or face obsolescence. Yet certain challenges never go away. These are the ten seminal articles by management's most...

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HBR's 10 must reads on managing yourself

HBR's 10 must reads on managing yourself

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Most teams underperform. Yours can beat the odds. If you read (or listen) to nothing else on building better teams, listen to these ten articles. We've combed through hundreds of articles in the Harvard Business Review archive and selected the most important...

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Conversations from a long marriage. Series 2 by Jan Etherington

Conversations from a long marriage. Series 2

Jan Etherington

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The complete second series of the BBC radio comedy drama about a couple who have been married 'for ever', but are keeping the passion alive'Sublimely funny, touching series ... a work of supreme craftsmanship' Radio TimesJoanna Lumley and Roger Allam return as...

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Make space for happiness by Tracy McCubbin

Make space for happiness

Tracy McCubbin

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Do you feel like you have too much stuff? A cluttered space isn't just inconvenient-the truth is it's hard to lead a joyful, purposeful life when the things around you detract from your relationships, habits, and goals. But decluttering is more than getting...

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Getting to good riddance by Jodie Eckleberry-Hunt

Getting to good riddance

Jodie Eckleberry-Hunt

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Hagitude by Sharon Blackie

Hagitude

Sharon Blackie

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Unearths the stories of the little-known but powerful elder women in European myth and folklore, inspiring listeners to radically reimagine the last decades of their lives as the most dynamic of all Western folklore and mythology are rife with brilliantly...

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How we grow through what we go through by Christopher (Psychologist) Willard

How we grow through what we go through

Christopher (Psychologist) Willard

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Turn your everyday experiences into a source of strength with the easy-to-learn practices in this uplifting guide to post-traumatic growth. Trauma pervades every aspect of our lives, particularly in recent years between climate change, social justice issues,...

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The Greek world

The Greek world

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The ancient Greeks, more than any other early culture, have given us the template for Westerncivilization, as seen in their superlativeachievements in the fields of architecture, political theory, philosophy, science, and art--not the least of which are their...

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How to grieve

How to grieve

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An engaging new translation of a timeless masterpiece about coping with the death of a loved one In 45 BCE, the Roman statesman Cicero fell to pieces when his beloved daughter, Tullia, died from complications of childbirth. But from the depths of despair,...

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We were dreamers by Simu Liu

We were dreamers

Simu Liu

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Marvel's newest recruit shares his own inspiring and unexpected origin story, ranging from China to the bright lights of Hollywood. An immigrant who battled everything from parental expectations to cultural stereotypes, Simu Liu struggled to forge a path for...

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Refuse to be done by Matt Bell

Refuse to be done

Matt Bell

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They say writing is rewriting. So why does the second part get such short shrift? Refuse to Be Done will guide you through every step of the novel writing process, from getting started on those first pages to the last tips for making your final draft even...

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An area of darkness by V. S. (Vidiadhar Surajprasad) Naipaul

An area of darkness

V. S. (Vidiadhar Surajprasad) Naipa...

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A classic of modern travel writing, An Area of Darkness is Nobel laureate V.S. Naipaul's profound reckoning with his ancestral homeland and an extraordinarily perceptive chronicle of his first encounter with India. Traveling from the bureaucratic morass of...

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A thousand trails home by Seth Kantner

A thousand trails home

Seth Kantner

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A stunningly lyrical firsthand account of a life spent hunting, studying, and living alongside caribou, A Thousand Trails Home encompasses the historical past and present day, revealing the fragile intertwined lives of people and animals surviving on an...

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Drunk on confidence by Heidi Anderson

Drunk on confidence

Heidi Anderson

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"Being 'Drunk on Confidence' is not some throw-away phrase for an inspirational Insta caption, it's a lifestyle, a complete shift in perspective that will help you feel empowered and confident every day." Radio and TV personality, Heidi Anderson was always the...

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The killing of Lord George by Karl Shaw

The killing of Lord George

Karl Shaw

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The life and death of a 19th-century circus legend. On 28 November 1911 a retired showman died violently at his home in North London. Known to the world as Lord George Sanger, he was once the biggest name in showbusiness, and was venerated as a national...

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When sex hurts by Andrew Goldstein

When sex hurts

Andrew Goldstein

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For the 20 million people who suffer from pelvic pain: the completely revised and updated guide for making sex feel good again. Pelvic pain can lead to embarrassment, silence, and misdiagnosis. It can hurt your relationship as well as your sense of self....

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As we speak by Peter Meyers

As we speak

Peter Meyers

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A practical and empowering guide to public speaking and becoming a more effective, persuasive communicator in all areas of life. The world is full of brilliant people whose ideas are never heard. This book is designed to make sure that you're not one of them....

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Koala by Danielle Clode

Koala

Danielle Clode

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An immersive, entertaining journey into the hidden life of the koala, revealing what life is really like up in the trees Despite their iconic status and celebrity, koalas remain something of a mystery. Often affectionate in captivity, they seek out human...

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Head first by Alastair Santhouse

Head first

Alastair Santhouse

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What does it mean to be well? Is it something in our body? Or, is it rather something subjective - something of the mind? In this profound collection of clinical stories, eminent psychiatrist Dr Alastair Santhouse draws on his experience of treating thousands...

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The break by Steve Cummings

The break

Steve Cummings

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The gripping and revealing autobiography of one of Britain's most successful international cyclists of the modern era 'Getting in a break was my one chance of winning. The hard part was working out, again and again, how to make that chance count' Sharp,...

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How many more women? by Jennifer Robinson

How many more women?

Jennifer Robinson

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In this powerful and accessible exploration of our legal systems, two human rights lawyers break open the big judgments, developments and trends that have and continued to silence and disadvantage women. This book is about a movement. A movement made up of...

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Saving Port Moresby by David W. Cameron

Saving Port Moresby

David W. Cameron

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Powerfully written by Australia's leading military historian, Saving Port Moresby commemorates the 80th Anniversary of the Battles in New Guinea. Japanese Major General Horii TomitarO, commanding the South Seas Force, was after taking Kokoda Plateau in late...

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8 great smarts for homeschoolers by Tina Hollenbeck

8 great smarts for homeschoolers

Tina Hollenbeck

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Kids don't just learn one way ... and that matters a lot for homeschool parents. One of the benefits of a home education is a curriculum designed to fit each student. But that means knowing how your child learns. Not every child receives knowledge the same...

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Teller of the unexpected by Matthew Dennison

Teller of the unexpected

Matthew Dennison

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From one of our finest contemporary biographers, a concise life of Roald Dahl - much-loved author and creator of numerous iconic literary characters. Roald Dahl was one of the world's greatest storytellers. He conceived his vocation as one as intrepid as that...

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No-regret decisions by Shannon Lee Simmons

No-regret decisions

Shannon Lee Simmons

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Every one of us will face an unexpected decision crisis in our lives. Whether it's a life-changing situation--job loss, illness, divorce, death--or a happier event--a new job opportunity, buying a first home, or other important occasion--there are times when...

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I did it by Neil Senturia

I did it

Neil Senturia

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I Did It is the story of Gina Champion-Cain, the mastermind behind the largest woman-led Ponzi scheme in US history--$400 million. This real-life story includes a multitude of participants, banks, hedge funds, egomaniacs, and small-time crooks, all fueled by...

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The true story of the christmas truce by Anthony (Archivist) Richards

The true story of the christmas truce

Anthony (Archivist) Richards

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Give me liberty by David E. (David Emanuel) Hoffman

Give me liberty

David E. (David Emanuel) Hoffman

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From the Pulitzer Prize-winning Washington Post reporter David E. Hoffman comes the riveting biography of Oswaldo Payá, a dissident who dared to defy Fidel Castro, inspiring thousands of Cubans to fight for democracy. Oswaldo Payá was seven years old when...

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Arsenal and after by Paul Davis

Arsenal and after

Paul Davis

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Paul Davis's story takes us on a journey through almost 50 years at the very top in football: a leading player's take on an extraordinary and memorable period in Arsenal's history, during which the club and football changed radically and forever around him....

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Say goodbye to emotional eating by Barb Raveling

Say goodbye to emotional eating

Barb Raveling

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Let God's Truth Transform Your DesiresAuthor Barb Raveling has been caught in the bondage of emotional eating, stuck in a cycle of gaining and losing weight--but she's also experienced how submitting to Christ's commands healed her broken relationship with...

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Coffee with Hitler by Charles Spicer

Coffee with Hitler

Charles Spicer

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The fascinating story of how an eccentric group of intelligence agents used amateur diplomacy to penetrate the Nazi high command in an effort to prevent the start of World War IIHow might the British have handled Hitler differently remains one of history's...

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The anti-racist organization by Shereen Daniels

The anti-racist organization

Shereen Daniels

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Tackle systemic racism in the workplace with practical strategies In The Anti-Racist Organization: Dismantling Systemic Racism in the Workplace, HR strategist Shereen Daniels delivers an incisive and honest discussion of how business leaders can change...

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The courage to be yourself by Sue Patton Thoele

The courage to be yourself

Sue Patton Thoele

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This self growth focused motivational book teaches you how to find yourself. Target harmful patterns. Surrounded by the pressures of society, we often measure ourselves by impossible standards, causing us to doubt ourselves. When this causes negative...

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A year to change your mind by Lucy Maddox

A year to change your mind

Lucy Maddox

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Psychology underpins everything we do, determining the decisions we make, the relationships we build, the roles we play and the places we live, and our behaviour is further influenced by the changing seasons, encouraging many of us to fall into unhelpful...

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Legitimate sexpectations by Katrina Marson

Legitimate sexpectations

Katrina Marson

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Can we promise future generations a life free of sexual violence, in which their sexual wellbeing will be protected? Is this a promise we can keep? As a sexual offences prosecutor, Katrina Marson works for an institution that can only respond, one case at a...

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Queens and prophets by Emran Iqbal El-Badawi

Queens and prophets

Emran Iqbal El-Badawi

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Contrary to popular assumption, Arab women were instrumental in shaping world history. Between Rome's intervention in the Arabian Peninsula and the Arab conquests, noblewomen ruled independently, conducting trade and making war. Their power was often...

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Hit 'em hard by Wensley Clarkson

Hit 'em hard

Wensley Clarkson

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Biography of Jack Spot, king of the 1950s London underworld who inspired both the Krays and the Richardsons. One time king of the underworld, Jack Spot was known as one of the most powerful criminals in Britain - amassing incredible wealth, and being...

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Black lives, white law by Russell Marks

Black lives, white law

Russell Marks

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How and why Australia's legal system fails Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people Indigenous Australians are the most incarcerated people on the planet. Indigenous men are fifteen times more likely to be locked up than their non-Indigenous counterparts;...

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Buyer aware by Marta Lourdes Tellado

Buyer aware

Marta Lourdes Tellado

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In an era of deregulation when consumers have never been more vulnerable to corporate surveillance, unsafe food, and dangerously faulty products, the president and CEO of Consumer Reports gives us a playbook to put the power back in our hands. You've been...

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Toxic superfoods by Sally K. Norton

Toxic superfoods

Sally K. Norton

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An acclaimed nutrition educator reveals how the foods you're eating to get healthy might be making you sick. "Sally Norton's well-researched book makes a truly important contribution to the literature in revealing just how much oxalates can damage the human...

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Braintenance by Julia Ravey

Braintenance

Julia Ravey

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"This book will give you the tools to take the reins and steer your brain towards your goals. Informed by neuroscience and psychology, Braintenance aims to explain the inner workings of your brain to enable you to get your master controller onside when...

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Language and the mind

Language and the mind

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What is our species' greatest invention? Medicine, computers, space travel? Not even close. The innovation that underlies each of our past achievements and those we still aspire to is language. Language is the ultimate invention of Homo sapiens--one that has...

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The dark side of light chasers by Debbie Ford

The dark side of light chasers

Debbie Ford

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Debbie Ford explains that the dark side of our personality should not be hidden. By denying our dark side, we reject these aspects of our true natures rather than giving ourselves the freedom to live authentically. Here she shows that it is possible to...

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Agatha Christie by Lucy Worsley

Agatha Christie

Lucy Worsley

Audio CD

Why did Agatha Christie spend her career pretending that she was 'just' an ordinary housewife, when clearly she wasn't? As Lucy Worsley says, 'She was thrillingly, scintillatingly modern'. Her life was 'modern' too: she went surfing in Hawaii, she loved fast...

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Chase you by Elizabeth Kendig

Chase you

Elizabeth Kendig

eAudiobook

We spend our lives chasing what we think will make us happy - money, relationships, careers, a bigger house, a better body. But the chase doesn't end until we stop chasing things outside of ourselves and start chasing who we came here to be. Standing by to...

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If I were you by Peter Quarry

If I were you

Peter Quarry

eAudiobook

As sex and drug addicted Pete, he describes his sometimes shocking, always colourful background. Then, as internationally recognised psychologist PQ, he analyses it with compassionate, yet clinical, objectivity. The result is a work of insight and practical...

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A place in the world by Frances Mayes

A place in the world

Frances Mayes

eAudiobook

Though Frances Mayes is known for her wanderlust, she has always sought a sense of home wherever she goes. In this poetic testament to the power of place in our lives, Mayes reflects on the idea of home, from the earliest imprint of four walls to the startling...

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Dear Dolly by Dolly Alderton

Dear Dolly

Dolly Alderton

eAudiobook

Since early 2020, Dolly Alderton has been sharing her wisdom, warmth and wit with the countless people who have written in to her 'Dear Dolly' agony aunt column in the Sunday Times Style magazine. Their questions range from the zany to the painfully - and...

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The book of burnout by Bev Aisbett

The book of burnout

Bev Aisbett

eAudiobook

Burnout happens when we take on too much, when we think we can do the impossible, at the cost of our wellbeing, our health and even our quality of life. Although the term is often casually tossed about, burnout is no joke - it can impact every area of your...

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The neuroscience of excellent sleep by Stan Rodski

The neuroscience of excellent sleep

Stan Rodski

eAudiobook

Everyone's familiar with the consequences of lost sleep: you're groggy and irritable, your focus is off, you don't perform at your best, and you're likely to dump sugary foods and caffeine into your system for an energy boost. But the effects of poor sleep go...

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Boyhood by J. M. Coetzee

Boyhood

J. M. Coetzee

eAudiobook

Coetzee grew up in a new development north of Cape Town, tormented by guilt and fear. With a father he despised, and a mother he both adored and resented, he led a double life - the brilliant and well-behaved student at school, the princely despot at home,...

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