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Essays & Writing

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Moranifesto
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Caitlin Moran
 
Combining the best of the author's columns with lots of new writing, this book deals with topics as pressing and diverse as 1980s swearing, benefits, boarding schools, and why the...
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Shakespeare and Me: Great Writers,...
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Susannah Carson; Harold Bloom
 
With original work from Ralph Fiennes, James Franco, Dame Margaret Drabble, Isabel Allende and Sir Ben Kingsley, among others
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The Lonely City: Adventures in the ...
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Olivia Laing
A dazzling investigation into loneliness, art and the modern city from the critically acclaimed author of The Trip to Echo Spring
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Where I'm Reading from: The Changing...
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Tim Parks
 
Should you finish every book you start? How has your family influenced the way you read? What is literary style? How is the Nobel Prize like the World Cup? This...
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Insanely Gifted: Turn Your Demons ...
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Jamie Catto
 
From the creative dynamo, workshop leader and founder member of Faithless comes a manifesto for embracing our dark side and a blueprint for boosting our creativity
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Lines in the Sand: Collected Journalism
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A. A. Gill
 
A collection of the very best recent journalism of A. A. Gill, 'by miles, the most brilliant journalist of our age' (Lynn Barber).
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The Clothing of Books
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Jhumpa Lahiri
 
How do you clothe a book? In this deeply personal reflection, Pulitzer Prize-winning author Jhumpa Lahiri explores the art of the book jacket from the perspectives of...
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Quicksand
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Henning Mankell; Laurie Thompson
 
In January 2014 the author was informed that he had cancer. This book is not about death, but about what it means to be human. It is about love and...
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Take Courage: Anne Bronte and the Art...
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Samantha Ellis
 
Anne Bronte is the forgotten Bronte sister, overshadowed by her older siblings - virtuous, successful Charlotte, free-spirited Emily and dissolute Branwell. Tragic, virginal, sweet, stoic, selfless, Anne. The less talented...
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In Other Words
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Jhumpa Lahiri; Ann Goldstein
 
In Other Words is a revelation. It is at heart a love story of a long and sometimes difficult courtship, and a passion that verges on obsession: that of a...
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Reporting War: How Foreign...
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Ray Moseley
 
An enthralling account of World War II across all its theaters through the eyes and experiences of the top journalists who witnessed it
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The Egyptians: A Radical Story
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Jack Shenker
 
'I started reading this and couldn't stop. It's a remarkable piece of work, and very revealing. A stirring rendition of a people's revolution'- Noam Chomsky 'The...
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The Morning They Came for Us:...
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Janine Di Giovanni
 
Winner of the Hay Festival Award for Prose In May of 2012, Janine di Giovanni travelled to Syria, marking the beginning of a long relationship with the country, as...
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Gangster Warlords: Drug Dollars,...
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Ioan Grillo
 
In a ranch south of Texas, the man known as The Executioner dumps five hundred body parts in metal barrels. In Brazil's biggest city, a mysterious prisoner orders...
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Books for Living: A Reader's Guide to...
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Will Schwalbe
 
Bestselling author Will Schwalbe's new book about books. An exploration of how reading guides us, comforts us and helps us make sense of the world and our place in it...
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The Locomotive of War: Money, Empire,...
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Peter Clarke
 
A fresh and fascinating reappraisal of the first half of the twentieth century from one of our foremost historians 'War, comrades,' declared Trotsky, 'is a great...
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