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  • Intimations

    Intimations
    av Zadie Smith

    Pocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780241492383

     'There will be many books written about the year 2020: historical, analytic, political and comprehensive accounts. This is not any of those - the year isn't half-way done. What I've tried to do is organize some of the feelings and thoughts that eve…

  • I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings

    I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
    av Maya Angelou

    Pocket - 1984 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780860685111

    One of America's most important classics, the first and best loved volume of Maya Angelou's bestselling seven-volume autobiography

  • Aftermath

    Aftermath
    av Rachel Cusk

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780571351640

    In the winter of 2009, Rachel Cusk's marriage of ten years came to an end. Candid and revelatory, Aftermath chronicles the perilous journey as the author redefines herself and creates a new version of family life for her daughters.

  • Catch and Kill

    Catch and Kill
    av Ronan Farrow

    Pocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780708899281

    In 2017, a routine network television investigation led Ronan Farrow to a story only whispered about: one of Hollywood's most powerful producers was a predator, protected by fear, wealth and a conspiracy of silence. As Farrow drew closer to the trut…

  • The Road to Wigan Pier

    The Road to Wigan Pier
    av George Orwell

    Pocket - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141395456

    A searing account of George Orwell's observations of working-class life in the bleak industrial heartlands of Yorkshire and Lancashire in the 1930s, The Road to Wigan Pier is a brilliant and bitter polemic that has lost none of its political impact…

  • On Writing

    On Writing
    av Stephen King

    Pocket - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781444723250

    Immensely helpful and illuminating to any aspiring writer, this special edition of Stephen King's critically lauded, million-copy bestseller shares the experiences, habits, and convictions that have shaped him and his work.

  • Letters written in Sweden, Norway, and Denmark

    Letters written in Sweden, Norway, and Denmark
    av Mary Wollstonecraft

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199230631

    'If ever there was a book calculated to make a man in love with its author, this appears to me to be the book.'William Godwin, the author's future husband, was not alone in admiring Letters written during a short residence in Sweden, Norway, and Den…

  • Naked

    Naked
    av David Sedaris
    (1 recension)

    Pocket - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780349119779

    *A collection of personal essays - surprising, disarming, heartbreakingly funny - from the #1 bestselling writer Time named America's Favorite Humorist. A riotous collection of memoirs which explores the absurd hilarity of modern life and creates a…

  • Year of Magical Thinking

    Year of Magical Thinking
    av Joan Didion

    Pocket - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780007216857

    From one of America's iconic writers, a portrait of a marriage and a life - in good times and bad - that will speak to anyone who has ever loved a husband or wife or child. A stunning book of electric honesty and passion.

  • Year of Magical Thinking

    Year of Magical Thinking
    av Joan Didion

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781400078431

  • Recollections of My Non-Existence

    Recollections of My Non-Existence
    av Rebecca Solnit

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781783785445

     In 1981, Rebecca Solnit rented a studio apartment in San Francisco that would be her home for the next twenty-five years. There, she began to come to terms with the epidemic of violence against women around her, the street harassment that unsettled…

  • The Road to Wigan Pier

    The Road to Wigan Pier
    av George Orwell

    Storpocket - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141185293

    George Orwell's searing account of working-class life in the bleak industrial heartlands of Yorkshire and Lancashire in the 1930s, The Road to Wigan Pier is a brilliant and bitter polemic that has lost none of its political impact over time Orwell's…

  • What I Talk About When I Talk About Running

    What I Talk About When I Talk About Running
    av Haruki Murakami

    Pocket - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780099526155

    In 1982, having sold his jazz bar to devote himself to writing, the author began running to keep fit. A year later, he'd completed a solo course from Athens to Marathon, and now, after dozens of such races, he reflects upon the influence the sport h…

  • What I Talk About When I Talk About Running

    What I Talk About When I Talk About Running
    av Haruki Murakami

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780099532538

    In 1982, having sold his jazz bar to devote himself to writing, Murakami began running to keep fit.

  • Mortality

    Mortality
    av Christopher Hitchens

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781848879232

    Sunday Times 2012 Books of The Year Mail on Sunday's 2012 Books of The Year Independent's 2012 Books of The Year The Times 2012 Books of The Year During the US book tour for his memoir, Hitch-22, Christopher Hitchens collapsed in his New York hotel…

  • The Times I Knew I Was Gay

    The Times I Knew I Was Gay
    av Eleanor Crewes

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780349013213

    'It's for everyone. Candid, authentic and utterly charming' Sarah Waters, author of Tipping the Velvet 'Funny and super relatable' Alice Oseman, author of Heartstopper A tender and funny graphic memoir about identity, love and Willow from Buffy Ell…

  • I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

    I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
    av Maya Angelou

    Pocket - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780345514400

    Superbly told, with the poet's gift for language and observation, Angelou's autobiography of her childhood in racially charged Arkansas in the 1930s brings to vivid life a world which most Americans had no idea existed.

  • The Man in the Red Coat

    The Man in the Red Coat
    av Julian Barnes

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781787332164

    In the summer of 1885, three Frenchmen arrived in London for a few days’ shopping. One was a Prince, one was a C ount, and the third was a commoner with an Italian name, who four years earlier had been the subject of one of John Singer Sargent…

  • Unfollow

    Unfollow
    av Megan Phelps-Roper

    Pocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781787478015

     It was an upbringing in many ways normal. A loving home, shared with squabbling siblings, overseen by devoted parents. Yet in other ways it was the precise opposite: a revolving door of TV camera crews and documentary makers, a world of extreme dis…

  • Unfollow

    Unfollow
    av Megan Phelps-Roper

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781787477995

     It was an upbringing in many ways normal. A loving home, shared with squabbling siblings, overseen by devoted parents. Yet in other ways it was the precise opposite: a revolving door of TV camera crews and documentary makers, a world of extreme dis…

  • An Autobiography

    An Autobiography
    av Agatha Christie

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780062204578

    Back in print in an all-new edition, is the engaging and illuminating chronicle of the life of the "Queen of Mystery." Fans of Hercule Poirot and Miss Marple and readers of John Curran's fascinating biographies Agatha Christie's Secret Notebooks and…

  • Homage to Catalonia

    Homage to Catalonia
    av George Orwell

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141393025

    'An unrivalled picture of the rumours, suspicions and treachery of civil war' Antony Beevor Every line of serious work that I have written since 1936 has been written, directly or indirectly, against totalitarianism and for democratic Socialism as…

  • I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings

    I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
    av Dr Maya Angelou

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780349005997

    One of America's most important classics, a beautiful special edition hardback of the first and best-loved volume of Maya Angelou's bestselling seven-volume autobiography

  • Walden

    Walden
    av Henry David Thoreau

    Storpocket - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784872410

    WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY BENJAMIN MARKOVITSIn 1845 Thoreau, a Harvard-educated 28-year-old, went to live by himself in the woods in Massachusetts. He stayed for over two years, living self-sufficiently in a small cabin built with his own hands. Walde…

  • Walden

    Walden
    av Henry David Thoreau

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781945644504

  • Walden

    Walden
    av Henry David Thoreau

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781434466075

  • Walden

    Walden
    av Henry David Thoreau

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781365997402

    First published in 1854, Walden recounts American philosopher and naturalist Henry David Thoreau's experiences over the course of two years, two months, and two days in a cabin he built near Walden Pond, amidst woodland owned by his friend and mento…

  • Walden

    Walden
    av Henry David Thoreau

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781434466082

  • Walden

    Walden
    av Henry David Thoreau

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781604592955

  • Walden

    Walden
    av Henry David Thoreau

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781604592948

  • Country Girl

    Country Girl
    av Edna O'Brien

    Storpocket - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780571269440

    The BBC Radio 4 dramatisation of Edna O'Brien's The Country Girls trilogy begins in August 2019.I thought of life's many bounties, to have known the extremities of joy and sorrow, love, crossed love and unrequited love, success and failure, fame and…

  • Down and Out in Paris and London

    Down and Out in Paris and London
    av George Orwell

    Pocket - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141184388

    Deals with the underworld of society. In this book, the author documents a world of unrelenting drudgery and squalor - sleeping in bug-infested hostels and doss houses of last resort, working as a dishwasher in Paris' vile 'Hotel X', surviving on sc…

  • The Patrick Melrose Novels

    The Patrick Melrose Novels
    av Edward St Aubyn

    Storpocket - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781447253525

    Filmed for Sky Atlantic, starring Benedict Cumberbatch, The Patrick Melrose Novels is the complete collection of Edward St Aubyn's award-winning novels of childhood trauma and aristocratic decadence. This Picador Classics edition features an introdu…

  • The Gospel of the Eels

    The Gospel of the Eels
    av Patrik Svensson

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781529030686

    'This is one of those special books . . . Even if it were only a book about eels, it would be wonderful.' Sunday Times 'What a joy! Patrick Svensson's sinuous weaving of natural history, philosophy, psychology and autobiography is as compelling and…

  • On All Fronts

    On All Fronts
    av Clarissa Ward

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780525561477

    The recipient of multiple Peabody and Murrow awards, Clarissa Ward is a world-renowned conflict reporter. In this strange age of crisis where there really is no front line, she has moved from one hot zone to the next. With multiple assignments in Sy…

  • Love Is a Mix Tape: Life and Loss, One Song at a Time

    Love Is a Mix Tape: Life and Loss, One Song at a Time
    av Rob Sheffield

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781400083039

    "The happiest, saddest, sweetest book about rock 'n' roll that I've ever experienced."--Chuck Klosterman Mix tapes: We all have our favorites. Stick one into a deck, press play, and you're instantly transported to another time in your life. For Rob…

  • This Time Next Year We'll Be Laughing

    This Time Next Year We'll Be Laughing
    av Jacqueline Winspear

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781641292696

    The New York Times bestselling author of the Maisie Dobbs series offers a deeply personal memoir of her Kentish childhood and her family's resilience in the face of war and privation. After sixteen novels, Jacqueline Winspear has taken the bold st…

  • Cider With Rosie

    Cider With Rosie
    av Laurie Lee

    Pocket - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780099285663

    Cider with Rosie is a wonderfully vivid memoir of childhood in a remote Cotswold village, a village before electricity or cars, a timeless place on the verge of change. Growing up amongst the fields and woods and characters of the place, Laurie Lee…

  • Change Your Brain, Change Your Life: Revised and Expanded Edition

    Change Your Brain, Change Your Life: Revised and Expanded Edition
    av Dr Daniel G. Amen

    Pocket - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780349413358

    Highly readable and practical book by pioneering psychiatrist Dr Daniel Amen. The book offers a unique perspective on understanding and treating the modern-day epidemics of anxiety and depression.

  • Red Comet: The Short Life and Blazing Art of Sylvia Plath

    Red Comet: The Short Life and Blazing Art of Sylvia Plath
    av Heather Clark

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780307961167

    "Finally, the biography that Sylvia Plath deserves . . . A spectacular achievement." --Ruth Franklin, author of Shirley Jackson: A Rather Haunted Life The highly anticipated new biography of Sylvia Plath that focuses on her remarkable literary and i…

  • Mantel Pieces

    Mantel Pieces
    av Hilary Mantel

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780008429973

    From the twice Booker Prize winner and internationally bestselling Hilary Mantel, a collection of writing essays, book reviews, memoir from over thirty years contributing to the London Review of BooksIn 1987, when Hilary Mantel was first published i…

  • Leonardo Da Vinci

    Leonardo Da Vinci
    av Walter Isaacson

    Pocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781471166785

    The author of the acclaimed bestsellers Benjamin Franklin, Einstein, and Steve Jobs delivers an engrossing biography of Leonardo da Vinci, the world's most creative genius.

  • Astrid Lindgren : a life

    Astrid Lindgren : a life
    av Annelie Drewsen, Cilla Dalén

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9789177234203

    Astrid Lindgren - Ett liv nu på engelska! Astrid Lindgren är en av världens mest berömda författare. Hennes böcker är översatta till 100 språk och älskas av både barn och vuxna. Astrid stod alltid på barnens sida, vilket avspeglar sig i hennes böcke…

  • The Mystery of Charles Dickens

    The Mystery of Charles Dickens
    av A. N. Wilson

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786497918

    'Superb' Daily Mail, 'Book of the Week' 'Brilliant' The Times, 'Book of the Week' '[A] vivid, detailed account' Guardian, 'Book of the Week' 'Hugely enjoyable' Daily Telegraph 'Fascinating' Spectator Charles Dickens was a superb public performer, a…

  • Reborn

    Reborn
    av Susan Sontag

    Storpocket - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141045191

    'In the journal I do not just express myself more openly than I could do to any person; I create myself.'Intimate, vulnerable and unsparing, Reborn bears witness to the evolution of Susan Sontag.With entries dating from 1947-1963, the first instalme…

  • Green Hills of Africa

    Green Hills of Africa
    av Ernest Hemingway

    Pocket - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780099460954

    This title is Ernest Hemingway's lyrical journal of a month on safari in the great game country of East Africa, where he and his wife Pauline journeyed in December 1933. It is an examination of the lure of the hunt and an impassioned portrait of the…

  • Begin Again

    Begin Again
    av Eddie S. Jr Glaude

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780525575320

    James Baldwin grew disillusioned by the failure of the civil rights movement to force America to confront its lies about race. In our own moment, when that confrontation feels more urgently needed than ever, what can we learn from his struggle?"In t…

  • The Cost of Living

    The Cost of Living
    av Deborah Levy

    Pocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780241977569

    From the twice-Man Booker Prize-shortlisted author of Hot Milk and Swimming Home : Dazzling, essential, entirely unlike anything else -- a memoir on modern womanhood, rejecting oppressive social expectations and turning instead towards a thrilling,…

  • This Is the Story of a Happy Marriage

    This Is the Story of a Happy Marriage
    av Ann Patchett

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781408842416

    This Is the Story of a Happy Marriage is an irresistible blend of literature and memoir revealing the big experiences and little moments that shaped Ann Patchett as a daughter, wife, friend and writer. Here, Ann Patchett shares entertaining and movi…

  • Letter To My Daughter

    Letter To My Daughter
    av Dr Maya Angelou

    Pocket - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844086115

    A collection of absorbing stories and inspirational wisdom from one of our best-loved writers, Maya Angelou.

  • Diana Vreeland Memos

    Diana Vreeland Memos

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780847840748

    A look behind the scenes at Diana Vreeland's Vogue, showing the legendary editor in chief in her own inimitable words. When Diana Vreeland became editor in chief of Vogue in 1963, she initiated a transformation, shaping the magazine into the dominan…

  • The Unexpected Joy of the Ordinary

    The Unexpected Joy of the Ordinary
    av Catherine Gray

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781783253371

    **From the Sunday Times Bestselling Author** Life-affirming - THE TELEGRAPH Wonderful - INDEPENDENT She made it her mission to learn how to be default happy rather than default disgruntled - RADIO 4 - WOMAN'S HOUR Take a leaf out of Gray's book and…

  • Tonight I'm Someone Else: Essays

    Tonight I'm Someone Else: Essays
    av Chelsea Hodson

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781250170194

    I had a real romance with this book. --Miranda July A highly anticipated collection, from the writer Maggie Nelson has called, "bracingly good...refreshing and welcome," that explores the myriad ways in which desire and commodification intersect. F…

  • Tove Jansson: Life, Art, Works

    Tove Jansson: Life, Art, Works
    av Boel Westin

    Pocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781908745569

    The Finnish-Swedish writer and artist Tove Jansson achieved worldwide fame as the creator of the Moomin stories, written between 1945 and 1970 and still in print in more than twenty languages. However, the Moomins were only a part of her prodigious…

  • The Writing Life

    The Writing Life
    av Annie Dillard

    Pocket - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780060919887

    A best-selling, Pulizer Prize-winning author looks at her craft and, in a series of illuminating metaphors and anecdotes, paints a picture of a demanding, unpredictable, and sometimes absurd existence

  • Jeoffry

    Jeoffry
    av Oliver Soden

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780750995672

    Jeoffry was a real cat who lived 250 years ago, confined to an asylum with Christopher Smart, one of the most visionary poets of the age. In exchange for love and companionship, Smart rewarded Jeoffry with the greatest tribute to a feline ever writt…

  • Dear Reader

    Dear Reader
    av Cathy Rentzenbrink

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509891528

    'I loved this book . . . I'm so desperate for you all to share in its wonder' - Elizabeth Day, author of How To Fail. Dear Reader is a moving, funny and joyous exploration of how books can change the course of your life, packed with recommendations…

  • Goethe: Life as a Work of Art

    Goethe: Life as a Work of Art
    av Rudiger Safranski

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781631494895

    Here, Rudiger Safranski sets his sights on the writer considered the Shakespeare of German literature. Goethe (1749-1832) awakened a burgeoning German nation and the European continent with his electrifying novel The Sorrows of Young Werther. Safran…

  • Boyhood

    Boyhood
    av J.M. Coetzee

    Pocket - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780099268277

    Revisiting the South Africa of half a century ago, the author writes about his childhood and interior life, evoking the tensions, delights and terrors of childhood with startling, haunting immediacy. 'Boyhood is a deeply-felt and utterly compelling…