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  • Americanah

    Americanah
    av Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780307455925

    From the award-winning, bestselling author of We Should All Be Feminists and Half of a Yellow Sun--the story of two Nigerians making their way in the U.S. and the UK, raising universal questions of race, belonging, the overseas experience for the Af…

  • Ella Minnow Pea: A Novel in Letters

    Ella Minnow Pea: A Novel in Letters
    av Mark Dunn

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780385722438

    A linguistic tour de force sure to delight word lovers playfully recounts what happens when the citizens of an island must rely on all their ingenuity to communicate in an increasingly limited language when the government progressively bans letters…

  • The Unabridged Journals of Sylvia Plath

    The Unabridged Journals of Sylvia Plath
    av Sylvia Plath

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780385720250

    A major literary event--the complete, uncensored journals of Sylvia Plath, published in their entirety for the first time. Sylvia Plath's journals were originally published in 1982 in a heavily abridged version authorized by Plath's husband, Ted Hug…

  • We Should All Be Feminists

    We Should All Be Feminists
    av Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781101911761

    The highly acclaimed, provocative New York Times bestseller from the award-winning, bestselling author of Americanah In this personal, eloquently-argued essay--adapted from the much-admired TEDx talk of the same name--Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie offe…

  • Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life

    Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life
    av Anne Lamott

    Häftad - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780385480017

    An essential volume for generations of writers young and old, Bird by Bird is a modern classic. This twenty-fifth anniversary edition will continue to spark creative minds for years to come. For a quarter century, more than a million readers--scribe…

  • The Shining

    The Shining
    av Stephen King

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780345806789

    Before Doctor Sleep, there was The Shining, a classic of modern American horror from the undisputed master, Stephen King. Jack Torrance's new job at the Overlook Hotel is the perfect chance for a fresh start. As the off-season caretaker at the atmo…

  • The Shining

    The Shining
    av Stephen King

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780525565321

    Before Doctor Sleep, there was The Shining, a classic of modern American horror from the undisputed master, Stephen King. Jack Torrance's new job at the Overlook Hotel is the perfect chance for a fresh start. As the off-season caretaker at the atmo…

  • Half of a Yellow Sun

    Half of a Yellow Sun
    av Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781400095209

    From the award-winning, bestselling author of Americanah and We Should All Be Feminists--a haunting story of love and war Recipient of the Women's Prize for Fiction "Winner of Winners" award With effortless grace, celebrated author Chimamanda Ngozi…

  • The Code Book: The Science of Secrecy from Ancient Egypt to Quantum Cryptography

    The Code Book: The Science of Secrecy from Ancient Egypt to Quantum Cryptography
    av Simon Singh
    (1 recension)

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780385495325

    In his first book since the bestselling Fermat's Enigma, Simon Singh offers the first sweeping history of encryption, tracing its evolution and revealing the dramatic effects codes have had on wars, nations, and individual lives. From Mary, Queen of…

  • A Walk in the Woods: Rediscovering America on the Appalachian Trail

    A Walk in the Woods: Rediscovering America on the Appalachian Trail
    av Bill Bryson

    Pocket - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780307279460

    The Appalachian Trail trail stretches from Georgia to Maine and covers some of the most breathtaking terrain in America-majestic mountains, silent forests, sparking lakes. If you're going to take a hike, it's probably the place to go. And Bill Bryso…

  • My Sister, the Serial Killer

    My Sister, the Serial Killer
    av Oyinkan Braithwaite

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780525564201

    A short, darkly funny, hand grenade of a novel about a Nigerian woman whose younger sister has a very inconvenient habit of killing her boyfriends"Femi makes three, you know. Three and they label you a serial killer."Korede is bitter. How could she…

  • Doctor Glas

    Doctor Glas
    av Hjalmar Soderberg

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780385722674

    Doctor Glas, a lonely, introspective physician, confronts a difficult and chilling moral dilemma after the beautiful wife of the local minister, an odious man for whom Glas has long felt an instinctive hostility, complains to him of her husband's op…

  • In the Shadow of the Sword: The Birth of Islam and the Rise of the Global Arab Empire

    In the Shadow of the Sword: The Birth of Islam and the Rise of the Global Arab Empire
    av Tom Holland

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780307473653

    A thrillingly panoramic and incredibly timely account of the rise of Islam, from the acclaimed author of Rubicon and Persian Fire. The evolution of the Arab empire is one of the supreme narratives of ancient history, a story dazzlingly rich in drama…

  • The Robber Bride

    The Robber Bride
    av Margaret Atwood

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780385491037

    From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Handmaid's Tale One of Margaret Atwood's most unforgettable characters lurks at the center of this intricate novel like a spider in a web. The glamorous, irresistible, unscrupulous Zenia is nothin…

  • The Handmaid's Tale

    The Handmaid's Tale
    av Margaret Atwood

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780385490818

    #1 New York Times bestseller An instant classic and eerily prescient cultural phenomenon, from "the patron saint of feminist dystopian fiction" (New York Times). Now an award-winning Hulu series starring Elizabeth Moss. Look for The Testaments, the…

  • Autumn

    Autumn
    av Ali Smith

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781101969946

    A Man Booker Prize Finalist, the first novel in Ali Smith's Seasonal Quartet is an unforgettable story about aging and time and love--and stories themselves. A Washington Post Notable Book and One of the 10 Best Books of the Year from The New York…

  • When the Emperor Was Divine

    When the Emperor Was Divine
    av Julie Otsuka

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780385721813

    A story told from five different points of view--a mother receiving the evacuation order, her daughter on the train ride to the camp, the son in the desert internment camp, the family's return home, and the final release of the father after years in…

  • Slavery by Another Name: The Re-Enslavement of Black Americans from the Civil War to World War II

    Slavery by Another Name: The Re-Enslavement of Black Americans from the Civil War to World War II
    av Douglas A. Blackmon

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780385722704

    A Pulitzer Prize-winning account of the "Age of Neoslavery," the American period following the Emancipation Proclamation in which convicts, mostly black men, were "leased" through forced labor camps operated by state and federal governments. In this…

  • The Blind Assassin

    The Blind Assassin
    av Margaret Atwood

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780385720953

    From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Handmaid's Tale WINNER OF THE BOOKER PRIZE In The Blind Assassin, Margaret Atwood weaves together strands of gothic suspense, romance, and science fiction into one utterly spellbinding narrative.…

  • Traitor to His Class: The Privileged Life and Radical Presidency of Franklin Delano Roosevelt

    Traitor to His Class: The Privileged Life and Radical Presidency of Franklin Delano Roosevelt
    av H. W. Brands

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780307277947

    NATIONAL BESTSELLER A brilliant evocation of the qualities that made FDR one of the most beloved and greatest of American presidents. Drawing on archival material, public speeches, correspondence and accounts by those closest to Roosevelt early in h…

  • Happy Death Day & Happy Death Day 2u

    Happy Death Day & Happy Death Day 2u
    av Aaron Hartzler

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781984897725

    In Happy Death Day, Teresa "Tree" Gelbman's birthday is the worst day of her life, starting when she wakes up in a stranger's bed. It's also the last day of her life, ending when she's killed by a psychotic killer with a knife. She's dead. And then…

  • Inheritance: A Memoir of Genealogy, Paternity, and Love

    Inheritance: A Memoir of Genealogy, Paternity, and Love
    av Dani Shapiro

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780525434030

    An Instant NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER A LOS ANGELES TIMES, BOSTON GLOBE, WALL STREET JOURNAL, and NATIONAL INDIE BESTSELLER Named A BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR by *Elle * Vanity Fair * Wired * Real Simple * Kirkus Reviews * BookPage * "Memoir gold: a profo…

  • Moral Disorder and Other Stories

    Moral Disorder and Other Stories
    av Margaret Atwood

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780385721646

    From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Handmaid's Tale This brilliant collection of connected short stories strings together several decades of moments in the life of one woman--as an ambitious girl in the 1930s, as a young professiona…

  • Dark Money: The Hidden History of the Billionaires Behind the Rise of the Radical Right

    Dark Money: The Hidden History of the Billionaires Behind the Rise of the Radical Right
    av Jane Mayer

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780307947901

    NATIONAL BESTSELLER ONE OF THE NEW YORK TIMES 10 BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR Who are the immensely wealthy right-wing ideologues shaping the fate of America today? From the bestselling author of The Dark Side, an electrifying work of investigative journ…

  • Dear Ijeawele, or a Feminist Manifesto in Fifteen Suggestions

    Dear Ijeawele, or a Feminist Manifesto in Fifteen Suggestions
    av Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780525434801

    The award-winning, bestselling author of We Should All Be Feminists and Americanah gives us this powerful statement about feminism today--written as a letter to a friend. A few years ago, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie received a letter from a childhood f…

  • Word Power Made Easy

    Word Power Made Easy
    av Norman Lewis

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781101873854

    The most effective English language vocabulary builder available: this time-tested classic has helped millions achieve mastery of English both in its written and spoken forms. Word Power Made Easy provides a simple, step-by-step method for increasin…

  • Negotiating with the Dead: A Writer on Writing

    Negotiating with the Dead: A Writer on Writing
    av Margaret Atwood

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781400032600

    The author of The Handmaid's Tale discusses the writing life and the role of the writer in society, making reference to many other writers, alive and dead, ranging from Dante to Elmore Leonard, to make her case. Reprint. 40,000 first printing.

  • The Landmark Herodotus: The Histories

    The Landmark Herodotus: The Histories

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781400031146

    From the editor of the widely praised The Landmark Thucydides, a new Landmark Edition of The Histories by Herodotus. Cicero called Herodotus the father of history, and his only work, The Histories, is considered the first true piece of historical wr…

  • The Night Circus

    The Night Circus
    av Erin Morgenstern

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780307744432

    Two starcrossed magicians engage in a deadly game of cunning in The Night Circus, the spellbinding New York Times best seller that has captured the world's imagination. The circus arrives without warning. No announcements precede it. It is simply t…

  • The Social Construction of Reality

    The Social Construction of Reality
    av Berger

    Häftad - 1900 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780385058988

    This book reformulates the sociological subdiscipline known as the sociology of knowledge. Knowledge is presented as more than ideology, including as well false consciousness, propaganda, science and art. "... A major breakthrough in the sociology o…

  • The Da Vinci Code

    The Da Vinci Code
    av Dan Brown

    Pocket - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780307474278

    MORE THAN 80 MILLION COPIES SOLD Nominated as one of America's best-loved novels by PBS's The Great American Read While in Paris, Harvard symbologist Robert Langdon is awakened by a phone call in the dead of the night. The elderly curator of the Lou…

  • The Stand

    The Stand
    av Stephen King

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780307947307

    Stephen King's apocalyptic vision of a world blasted by plague and tangled in an elemental struggle between good and evil remains as riveting--eerily plausible--as when it was first published. The New York Times called it the book that has everythin…

  • Atonement

    Atonement
    av Ian McEwan

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780385721790

    National Bestseller Ian McEwan's symphonic novel of love and war, childhood and class, guilt and forgiveness provides all the satisfaction of a brilliant narrative and the provocation we have come to expect from this master of English prose. On a…

  • The Landmark Julius Caesar: The Complete Works: Gallic War, Civil War, Alexandrian War, African War, and Spanish War

    The Landmark Julius Caesar: The Complete Works: Gallic War, Civil War, Alexandrian War, African War, and Spanish War

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780307455444

    The Landmark Julius Caesar is the definitive edition of the five works that chronicle the mil-itary campaigns of Julius Caesar. Together, these five narratives present a comprehensive picture of military and political developments leading to the col…

  • Into the Wild

    Into the Wild
    av Jon Krakauer

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780385486804

    Terrifying... Eloquent... A heart-rending drama of human yearning. --New York Times In April 1992 a young man from a well-to-do family hitchhiked to Alaska and walked alone into the wilderness north of Mt. McKinley. He had given $25,000 in savings t…

  • Say Nothing: A True Story of Murder and Memory in Northern Ireland

    Say Nothing: A True Story of Murder and Memory in Northern Ireland
    av Patrick Radden Keefe

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780307279286

    WINNER OF THE NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE AWARD FOR NONFICTION A NEW YORK TIMES TOP TEN BOOK OF THE YEAR LONGLISTED FOR THE NATIONAL BOOK AWARD WINNER OF THE ORWELL PRIZE BEST NONFICTION BOOK OF THE YEAR - TIME MAGAZINE A WASHINGTON POST TOP TEN B…

  • Mao: The Unknown Story

    Mao: The Unknown Story
    av Jung Chang, Jon Halliday

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780679746324

    A gripping portrait of the late Chinese leader provides hitherto unavailable details about the life of Mao Tse-tung, exploding a wide variety of myths about Mao, including facts about the Long March, his relationship with Stalin, his ruthless campai…

  • Fermat's Enigma: The Epic Quest to Solve the World's Greatest Mathematical Problem

    Fermat's Enigma: The Epic Quest to Solve the World's Greatest Mathematical Problem
    av Simon Singh

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780385493628

    xn + yn = zn, where n represents 3, 4, 5, ...no solution "I have discovered a truly marvelous demonstration of this proposition which this margin is too narrow to contain." With these words, the seventeenth-century French mathematician Pierre de Fer…

  • Legacy of Ashes: The History of the CIA

    Legacy of Ashes: The History of the CIA
    av Tim Weiner

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780307389008

    A New York Times reporter offers a powerful indictment of the CIA and its intelligence-gathering capabilities as he traces the history of the organization from the end of World War II to Iraq, in a study that condemns the CIA for its record, its ina…

  • Cat's Eye

    Cat's Eye
    av Margaret Atwood

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780385491020

    From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Handmaid's Tale Cat's Eye is the story of Elaine Risley, a controversial painter who returns to Toronto, the city of her youth, for a retrospective of her art. Engulfed by vivid images of the past…

  • Damascus Road

    Damascus Road
    av Jay Parini

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780307386205

    From the author of the international bestseller The Last Station, a superb historical novel of the Apostle Paul, whose tireless and epic preaching of the message of Jesus brought Christianity into existence and changed human history forever. In the…

  • The Department of Sensitive Crimes: A Detective Varg Novel (1)

    The Department of Sensitive Crimes: A Detective Varg Novel (1)
    av Alexander McCall Smith

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780525565673

    In the Swedish criminal justice system, certain cases are considered especially strange and difficult, in Malm , the dedicated detectives who investigate these crimes are members of an elite squad known as the Sensitive Crimes Division. These are th…

  • The Immortal Game: A History of Chess

    The Immortal Game: A History of Chess
    av David Shenk

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781400034086

    A fresh, engaging look at how 32 carved pieces on a Chess board forever changed our understanding of war, art, science, and the human brain. Chess is the most enduring and universal game in history. Here, bestselling author David Shenk chronicles i…

  • Rising Out of Hatred: The Awakening of a Former White Nationalist

    Rising Out of Hatred: The Awakening of a Former White Nationalist
    av Eli Saslow

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780525434955

    From a Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter, the powerful story of how a prominent white supremacist changed his heart and mind. This is a book to help us understand the American moment and to help us better understand one another. Derek Black grew up at…

  • Invitation to Sociology

    Invitation to Sociology
    av Peter L Berger

    Häftad - 1963 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780385065290

    This lucid book presents the discipline of sociology to both the general reader and the student. Viewing sociology in the humanist tradition, Berger points out its affinity to history and philosophy, as well as its need for scientific procedures.

  • Design in Nature: How the Constructal Law Governs Evolution in Biology, Physics, Technology, and Social Organizations

    Design in Nature: How the Constructal Law Governs Evolution in Biology, Physics, Technology, and Social Organizations
    av Adrian Bejan, J. Peder Zane

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780307744340

    In this groundbreaking book, Adrian Bejan takes the recurring patterns in nature--trees, tributaries, air passages, neural networks, and lightning bolts--and reveals how a single principle of physics, the constructal law, accounts for the evolution…

  • Marie Antoinette: The Journey

    Marie Antoinette: The Journey
    av Antonia Fraser

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780385489492

    The acclaimed author of The Six Wives of Henry VIII describes her life, from her betrothal as an unsophisticated, poorly educated fourteen-year-old girl to the future King Louis XVI, through her difficult marriage in the French court, to her courage…

  • Little Boy

    Little Boy
    av Lawrence Ferlinghetti

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780525565956

    From the famed publisher and poet, author of the million-copy-selling collection A Coney Island of the Mind, his literary last will and testament -- part autobiography, part summing up, part Beat-inflected torrent of language and feeling, and all ma…

  • A Madman Dreams of Turing Machines

    A Madman Dreams of Turing Machines
    av Janna Levin

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781400032402

    Kurt G del's Incompleteness Theorems sent shivers through Vienna's intellectual circles and directly challenged Ludwig Wittgenstein's dominant philosophy. Alan Turing's mathematical genius helped him break the Nazi Enigma Code during WWII. Though th…

  • Salem's Lot

    Salem's Lot
    av Stephen King

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780345806796

    Ben Mears has returned to Jerusalem's Lot in hopes that exploring the history of the Marsten House, an old mansion long the subject of rumor and speculation, will help him cast out his personal devils and provide inspiration for his new book. But wh…

  • The Famished Road

    The Famished Road
    av Ben Okri

    Pocket - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780385425131

    Set in the ghetto of an African city during British colonial rule, this rich, phantasmagorical novel follows Azaro, a "spirit-child" who has reneged on a pact with the spirit world. Winner of the 1991 Booker Prize, this book is "something approachin…