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The Good Immigrant
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Nikesh Shukla
 
Bringing together 21 black, Asian and minority ethnic voices emerging in Britain today, this book explores why immigrants come to the UK, why they stay and what it means to...
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Knives & Ink: Chefs and the Stories...
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Isaac Fitzgerald; Wendy MacNaughton
 
From the authors of Pen & Ink--New York Times bestselling illustrator Wendy MacNaughton and BuzzFeed books editor Isaac Fitzgerald--the stories behind the tattoos that chefs proudly wear, with their signature...
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Home and Away: Writing the Beautiful...
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What does it mean to be at home in a globalised world? In this football book, two authors use football and the World Cup in Brazil as the arena for...
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A Jar of Wild Flowers: Essays in...
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The first collection of essays dedicated to examining the work of John Berger, with cross-cultural contributions from an array of international names.
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Venice, an Interior
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Javier Marias
 
An essential companion for every traveller to Venice, this is the hidden city revealed in a gorgeous non-fiction account by one of Europe's greatest living writers,...
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Treasure Palaces: Great Writers Visit...
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Maggie Fergusson; Maggie Fergusson
 
From a stunning villa on sunny Capri with Ali Smith to an unlikely temple in the heart of Copenhagen with Alan Hollinghurst, Treasure Palaces brings together over...
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Einstein's Beets
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Politics and the English Language
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George Orwell
 
Includes all issues such as political issues, and politics itself is a mass of lies, evasions, folly, hatred and schizophrenia. This title offers an essay on style.
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The View from the Cheap Seats:...
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Neil Gaiman
 
A collection of speeches, articles, essays and introductions from Sunday Times bestselling author, commentator and craftsman Neil Gaiman.
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And Yet: Essays
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Christopher Hitchens
 
And Yet... gathers the previously uncollected essays of the late Christopher Hitchens into a final volume of peerless prose from one of the great thinkers of our times.
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Men Explain Things to Me: And Other...
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Rebecca Solnit
A collection of essays on feminism, from one of the most important and original public intellectuals writing today
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Looking at Pictures
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Robert Walser; Susan Bernofsky; Lydia...
 
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Landmarks
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Robert Macfarlane
 
Words are grained into our landscapes, and landscapes are grained into our words. Landmarks is about the power of language to shape our sense of place. This is a guide...
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And Yet: Essays
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Christopher Hitchens
 
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Making it Up as I Go Along
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Marian Keyes
 
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Understanding a Photograph
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John Berger; Geoff Dyer
 
Contains essays and previously uncollected pieces written for exhibitions and catalogues in which Berger probes the work of photographers such as Henri Cartier-Bresson and W Eugene Smith - and the...
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