Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction 2014 Aged thirteen, Theo Decker, son of a devoted mother and a reckless, largely absent father, survives an accident that...
J.J. Abrams; Doug Dorst
A young woman picks up a book left behind by a stranger. Inside it are his margin notes, which reveal a reader entranced by the story and by its mysterious...
Shows how the new power paradigm operates, how it is conceived and controlled, and why it is leading to a collapse in living standards. Arguing that the 'information economy' ruins...
A deliciously dark new offering from the award-winning author-illustrator of the OTTOLINE books
A powerful guide to public speaking, based on scientific analysis of hundreds of TED presentations and interviews with TED speakers
Nick Hunt pays homage to Patrick Leigh Fermor by walking the same challenging route across Europe in this "glorious book."
Iona Opie; Peter Opie; Marina Warner
First published in 1959, Iona and Peter Opie's The Lore and Language of Schoolchildren is a pathbreaking work of scholarship that is also a splendid and enduring work of literature...
The first oral history of one of the most fascinating aspects of the war effort.