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Stoner: A Novel
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John Williams; John McGahern
William Stoner enters the University of Missouri at nineteen to study agriculture. A seminar on English literature changes his life, and he never returns to work on his father's farm...
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Driven
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Toby Vintcent
A high-speed thriller of sabotage, corporate espionage, ego, and greed...
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A Confederacy of Dunces
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John Kennedy Toole; Walker Percy
The ordinary folk of New Orleans seem to think he is unhinged as well. Ignatius ignores them as he heaves his vast bulk through the city's fleshpots in a noble...
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V
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Thomas Pynchon
The quest for V. sweeps us through sixty years and a panorama of Alexandria, Paris, Malta, Florence, Africa and New York. But who, where or what is V.?
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Kitchens of the Great Midwest
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J. Ryan Stradal
Joyful, quirky and heartwarming, this is the story of a girl who becomes a world-famous chef, told by those who love her, envy her and never forget her.
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A Brief History of Seven Killings
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Marlon James
Set against the backdrop of 1970s reggae culture, disco, sex and excess comes this remarkable re-imagining of the attempted assassination of Bob Marley
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The Girl on the Train
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Paula Hawkins
Rachel catches the same commuter train every morning. She knows it will wait at the same signal each time, overlooking a row of back gardens. She's even started to feel...
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How to be Both
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Ali Smith
Borrowing from painting's fresco technique to make an original literary double-take, this book includes genre-bending conversation between forms, times, truths and fictions.
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Seven Brief Lessons on Physics
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Carlo Rovelli
Explains Einstein's theory of general relativity, quantum mechanics, black holes, the complex architecture of the universe, elementary particles, gravity, and the nature of the mind.
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The Mindfulness Colouring Book:...
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Emma Farrarons
A pocket-sized anti-stress colouring book
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Elizabeth is Missing
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Emma Healey
Meet Maud. Maud is forgetful. She makes a cup of tea and doesn't remember to drink it. She goes to the shops and forgets why she went. Sometimes her home...
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Plenty
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Yotam Ottolenghi; Jonathan Lovekin
A collection of vegetarian recipes. With sections devoted to cooking greens, aubergines, brassicas, rice and cereals, pasta and couscous, pulses, tofu, roots, squashes, onions, fruit, mushrooms and tomatoes, it is...
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Enchanted Forest: An Inky Quest and...
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Johanna Basford
Takes readers on a inky quest through an enchanted forest to discover what lies in the castle at its heart. As well as drawings to complete, colour and embellish, this...
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Thinking, Fast and Slow
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Daniel Kahneman
Our minds have two ways of thinking: fast and intuitive, and slow and logical. This explains how we make decisions and how to use this knowledge to your advantage.
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When Breath Becomes Air
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Paul Kalanithi
What makes life worth living in the face of death? What do you do when when life is catastrophically interrupted? What does it mean to have a child as your...
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The Martian
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Andy Weir
I'm stranded on Mars. I have no way to communicate with Earth. I'm in a Habitat designed to last 31 days. If the Oxygenator breaks down, I'll suffocate. If the...
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