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  • Extraterrestrial

    Extraterrestrial
    av Avi Loeb

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781529304824

    'An astronomical Sherlock Holmes' WASHINGTON POST 'Visionary' STEPHEN GREENBLATT 'Compelling . . . The book is not so much a claim for one object as an argument for a more open-minded approach to science - a combination of humility and wonder' NEW…

  • Black Box Thinking

    Black Box Thinking
    av Matthew Syed

    Storpocket - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781473613805

    The Sunday Times No.1 Bestseller From the Bestselling Author of Bounce What links the Mercedes Formula One team with Google? What links Team Sky and the aviation industry? What connects James Dyson and David Beckham? They are all Black Box Thinkers…

  • All Girls

    All Girls
    av Emily Layden

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781529330083

    A tender and unflinching portrait of modern adolescence told through the shifting perspectives of nine female students, All Girls explores what it means to grow up in a place that promises you the world - when the world still isn't yours for the tak…

  • Dead Lions

    Dead Lions
    av Mick Herron

    Storpocket - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781473674196

    *Soon to be a TV series starring Oscar-award winning actor Gary Oldman as Jackson Lamb* 'The new king of the spy thriller' Mail on Sunday 'Razor-sharp prose, fully formed characters and an underlying pathos make this series the most exciting develop…

  • The Golden Thread

    The Golden Thread
    av Kassia St Clair

    Storpocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781473659056

    ** A RADIO 4 BOOK OF THE WEEK ** 'Fascinating . . . The history of the world through the eye of a needle . . . I recommend this book to anyone' THE SPECTATOR 'A charming, absorbing and history that takes us on a journey from the silk roads to sports…

  • The Golden Thread

    The Golden Thread
    av Kassia St Clair

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781473659032

    ** A RADIO 4 BOOK OF THE WEEK **'Fascinating . . . The history of the world through the eye of a needle . . . I recommend this book to anyone' THE SPECTATOR 'A charming, absorbing history that takes us on a journey from the silk roads to sportswear,…

  • Real Tigers

    Real Tigers
    av Mick Herron

    Storpocket - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781473674202

    *Picked as a 'best thriller of all time' by The Times* *Soon to be a TV series starring Oscar-award winning actor Gary Oldman as Jackson Lamb* 'The new king of the spy thriller' Mail on Sunday 'Razor-sharp prose, fully formed characters and an under…

  • Hot Stew

    Hot Stew
    av Fiona Mozley

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781529327205

    'Ambitious, clever, brilliant and very funny . . . If Elmet announced the arrival of a bright new voice in British literature, Hot Stew confirms Mozley as a writer of extraordinary empathic gifts' Observer 'A dazzling Dickensian tale. . . In an age…

  • Hot Stew

    Hot Stew
    av Fiona Mozley

    Storpocket - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781529327243

    'Hot Stew reads like a great night out in a city that never sleeps' Jan Carson 'Fiona Mozley not only fulfills her promise but surpasses it. Her new stew is such a steaming, fuming mix of life, lust and London that in the end you feel like you've ea…

  • Slow Horses

    Slow Horses
    av Mick Herron

    Storpocket - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781473674189

    *Picked as a 'best thriller of the last decade' by The Times* *Soon to be a TV series starring Oscar-award winning actor Gary Oldman as Jackson Lamb* 'The new king of the spy thriller' Mail on Sunday 'Razor-sharp prose, fully formed characters and a…

  • Betrayal in Berlin

    Betrayal in Berlin
    av Steve Vogel

    Storpocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781473647510

    'Riveting and vivid ... At the heart of the book is Blake's own remarkable story, which Vogel tells with some sympathy, if not approval. It reads like a Hollywood screenplay' Foreign Affairs 'A fascinating account of Blake's career as a spy ... Blak…

  • Betrayal in Berlin

    Betrayal in Berlin
    av Steve Vogel

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781473647480

    'Riveting and vivid ... At the heart of the book is Blake's own remarkable story, which Vogel tells with some sympathy, if not approval. It reads like a Hollywood screenplay' Foreign Affairs 'A fascinating account of Blake's career as a spy ... Blak…

  • It's Trevor Noah: Born a Crime

    It's Trevor Noah: Born a Crime
    av Trevor Noah

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781529318760

    ADAPTED FOR YOUNG READERS The host of The Daily Show, Trevor Noah, tells the story of growing up mixed race in South Africa under and after apartheid in this young readers' adaptation of his bestselling adult memoir Born a Crime: Stories from a Sou…

  • Intelligence: All That Matters

    Intelligence: All That Matters
    av Stuart Ritchie

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781444791877

    There is a strange disconnect between the scientific consensus and the public mind on intelligence testing. Just mention IQ testing in polite company, and you'll sternly be informed that IQ tests don't measure anything "real", and only reflect how g…

  • Mister Pip

    Mister Pip
    av Lloyd Jones

    Storpocket - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719569944

    Shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize'Lloyd Jones brings to life the transformative power of fiction . . . This is a beautiful book' Sunday Times'You cannot pretend to read a book. Your eyes will give you away. So will your breathing. A person entran…

  • Caging Skies

    Caging Skies
    av Christine Leunens

    Storpocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781529396355

    THE INSPIRATION FOR THE OSCAR-NOMINATED MOTION PICTURE 'JOJO RABBIT' NOMINATED FOR 6 ACADEMY AWARDS INCLUDING BEST PICTURE AND BEST ADAPTED SCREENPLAY This extraordinary novel is seen through the eyes of Johannes, an avid member of the Hitler Youth…

  • Caging Skies

    Caging Skies
    av Christine Leunens

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781529396348

    THE INSPIRATION FOR THE OSCAR-NOMINATED MOTION PICTURE 'JOJO RABBIT' * ACADEMY AWARD WINNER FOR BEST ADAPTED SCREENPLAY * BAFTA WINNER: BEST ADAPTED SCREENPLAY * NOMINATED FOR 6 OSCARS INCLUDING BEST PICTURE AND BEST ADAPTED SCREENPLAY* 'Leunens sai…

  • The Invention of Nature

    The Invention of Nature
    av Andrea Wulf

    Storpocket - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781848549005

    WINNER OF THE 2015 COSTA BIOGRAPHY AWARD WINNER OF THE ROYAL SOCIETY SCIENCE BOOK PRIZE 2016 'A thrilling adventure story' Bill Bryson 'Dazzling' Literary Review 'Brilliant' Sunday Express 'Extraordinary and gripping' New Scientist 'A superb biograp…

  • Word Perfect

    Word Perfect
    av Susie Dent

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781529311518

    'Susie Dent is a one-off. She breathes life and fun into words and language' Pam Ayres 'Susie Dent is a national treasure' Richard Osman Welcome to a year of wonder with Susie Dent, lexicographer, logophile, and longtime queen of Countdown's Diction…

  • Surprise, Kill, Vanish

    Surprise, Kill, Vanish
    av Annie Jacobsen

    Storpocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781529378559

    THE USA TODAY BESTSELLER 'As fast paced as a thriller' Fred Burton, Stratfor Talks' Pen and Sword Podcast 'Jacobsen here presents a tour de force exploring the CIA's paramilitary activities...this excellent work feels like uncovering the tip of the…

  • Surprise, Kill, Vanish

    Surprise, Kill, Vanish
    av Annie Jacobsen

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781529378528

    THE USA TODAY BESTSELLER 'As fast paced as a thriller' Fred Burton,Stratfor Talks' Pen and Sword Podcast 'Jacobsen here presents a tour de force exploring the CIA's paramilitary activities...this excellent work feels like uncovering the tip of the…

  • How To

    How To
    av Randall Munroe

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781473680326

    The world's most entertaining and useless self-help guide, from the brilliant mind behind the wildly popular webcomic xkcd and the million-selling What If? and Thing Explainer Randall Munroe is . . . 'Nerd royalty' Ben Goldacre 'Totally brilliant' T…

  • Maisie Dobbs

    Maisie Dobbs
    av Jacqueline Winspear

    Storpocket - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719566226

    A favorite mystery series of Hillary Clinton (as mentioned in What Happened, The New York Times Book Review, and New York Magazine) A New York Times Notable Book of the Year Agatha Award Winner for Best First Novel Macavity Award Winner for Best Fir…

  • Nose Dive

    Nose Dive
    av Harold Mcgee

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780340963227

    A TIMES BOOK OF THE YEAR 2020 BEST BOOKS OF 2020: SCIENCE - FINANCIAL TIMES SHORTLSTED FOR THE ANDRE SIMON AWARD The long awaited new book from Harold McGee, winner of the Andre Simon Food Book of the Year & the James Beard Award. What is smell?…

  • Ataturk

    Ataturk
    av Andrew Mango

    Storpocket - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719565922

    This biography of Ataturk aims to strip away the myth to show the complexities of the man beneath. Born plain Mustafa in Ottoman Salonica in 1881, he trained as an army officer but was virtually unknown until 1919, when he took the lead in thwarting…

  • Among the Mad

    Among the Mad
    av Jacqueline Winspear

    Storpocket - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719569913

    Christmas Eve, 1931. On the way to see a client, Maisie Dobbs witnesses a man commit suicide on a busy London street. The following day, the Home Secretary receives a letter threatening a massive loss of life if certain demands are not met. Maisie i…

  • The Secret Lives of Colour

    The Secret Lives of Colour
    av Kassia St Clair

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781473630819

    'A mind-expanding tour of the world without leaving your paintbox. Every colour has a story, and here are some of the most alluring, alarming, and thought-provoking. Very hard painting the hallway magnolia after this inspiring primer.' Simon Garfiel…

  • An Incomplete Revenge

    An Incomplete Revenge
    av Jacqueline Winspear

    Storpocket - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719569616

    1931. Maisie Dobbs' new case takes her investigation into the pastoral beauty of the Kent Weald where acts of arson, theft and vandalism around the village of Heronsdene have gone suspiciously unreported for more than a decade. With the country in t…

  • Birds of a Feather

    Birds of a Feather
    av Jacqueline Winspear

    Storpocket - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719566240

    'A terrific mystery . . . Both intriguing and full of suspense'Observer London, 1929. Joseph Waite is a man who knows what he wants. With his Havana cigars and Savile Row suits, he is one of Britain's wealthiest men. And the last thing he needs is a…

  • Between the Woods and the Water

    Between the Woods and the Water
    av Patrick Leigh Fermor

    Storpocket - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719566967

    The acclaimed travel writer's youthful journey - as an 18-year-old - across 1930s Europe by foot began in A Time of Gifts, which covered the author's exacting journey from the Lowlands as far as Hungary. Picking up from the very spot on a bridge acr…

  • Between the Woods and the Water

    Between the Woods and the Water
    av Patrick Leigh Fermor

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781529369502

    'A book so good you'll resent finishing it' Sunday Times 'The finest travelling companion we could ever have' Evening Standard 'Rightly considered to be among the most beautiful travel books in the language' Independent INTRODUCED BY JAN MORRIS The…

  • London Rules

    London Rules
    av Mick Herron

    Storpocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781473657403

    *Soon to be a TV series starring Oscar-award winning actor Gary Oldman as Jackson Lamb* 'The new king of the spy thriller' Mail on Sunday 'Razor-sharp prose, fully formed characters and an underlying pathos make this series the most exciting develop…

  • London Rules

    London Rules
    av Mick Herron

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781473657373

    SHORTLISTED FOR THE CWA GOLD DAGGER AND IAN FLEMING STEEL DAGGER 'The UK's new spy master' Sunday Times London Rules might not be written down, but everyone knows rule one. Cover your arse. Regent's Park's First Desk, Claude Whelan, is learning thi…

  • Animal Languages

    Animal Languages
    av Eva Meijer

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781473677678

    'A rich compendium of incidents, anecdotes and studies illustrating the linguistic abilities of animals . . . a rewarding book' Sunday Times Dolphins and parrots call each other by their names. Fork tailed drongos mimic the calls of other animals t…

  • In Defence of Open Society

    In Defence of Open Society
    av George Soros

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781529343496

    'Soros has become a standard bearer for liberal democracy' Financial Times George Soros - universally known for his philanthropy, progressive politics and investment success, and now under sustained attack from the far right, nationalists, and anti…

  • The Deficit Myth

    The Deficit Myth
    av Stephanie Kelton

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781529352528

    THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER 'The tools we desperately need to build a safe future for all. Read it' Naomi Klein 'This book is going to be influential' Financial Times 'A rock star in her field' The Times 'Convincingly overturns conventional wisdom'…

  • Ghosts of Christmas Past

    Ghosts of Christmas Past
    av Neil Gaiman

    Storpocket - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781473663466

    A present contains a monstrous secret. An uninvited guest haunts a Christmas party. A shadow slips across the floor by firelight. A festive entertainment ends in darkness and screams. Who knows what haunts the night at the dark point of the year? Th…

  • A Million Little Pieces

    A Million Little Pieces
    av James Frey
    (1 recension)

    Storpocket - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719561023

    In 'A Million Little Pieces', James Frey tells his story of drug and alcohol abuse and rehabilitation. He brings readers face-to-face with a provocative, new understanding of the nature of addiction and the meaning of recovery. James Frey wakes up o…

  • A Million Little Pieces

    A Million Little Pieces
    av James Frey

    Storpocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781529316186

    Released in 2019 as a major motion picture starring Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Billy Bob Thornton and Juliette Lewis 'Inspirational and essential' Bret Easton Ellis, author of American Psycho 'Poignant and tragic' The Spectator 'Easily the most remarkabl…

  • Futureproof

    Futureproof
    av Kevin Roose

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781529304732

    'Kevin Roose provides a clear, compelling strategy for surviving the next wave of technology with our jobs - and souls - intact... Futureproof is the survival guide you need' Charles Duhigg, The Power of Habit In this timely, counterintuitive, and h…

  • The Art of Falling

    The Art of Falling
    av Danielle McLaughlin

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781473613669

    WINNER OF THE SUNDAY TIMES AUDIBLE SHORT STORY AWARD 'A gripping novel and a sharp, entertaining examination of the nature of art and its power to inspire and corrupt' Roddy Doyle Nessa McCormack's marriage is coming back together again after her h…

  • Pardonable Lies

    Pardonable Lies
    av Jacqueline Winspear

    Storpocket - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719567360

    London, 1930. Maisie Dobbs, the renowned psychologist and investigator, receives a most unusual request. She must prove that Sir Cecil Lawton's son Ralph really is dead. This is a case that will challenge Maisie in unexpected ways, for Ralph Lawton…

  • The Great Game

    The Great Game
    av Peter Hopkirk

    Storpocket - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719564475

    For nearly a century the two most powerful nations on earth, Victorian Britain and Tsarist Russia, fought a secret war in the lonely passes and deserts of Central Asia. Those engaged in this shadowy struggle called it 'The Great Game', a phrase immo…

  • Byron

    Byron
    av Fiona MacCarthy

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781444799866

    Fiona MacCarthy makes a breakthrough in interpreting Byron's life and poetry drawing on John Murray's world-famous archive. She brings a fresh eye to his early years: his childhood in Scotland, embattled relations with his mother, the effect of his…

  • White Gold

    White Gold
    av Giles Milton

    Storpocket - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780340794708

    This is the forgotten story of the million white Europeans, snatched from their homes and taken in chains to the great slave markets of North Africa to be sold to the highest bidder. Ignored by their own governments, and forced to endure the harshes…

  • The Story of San Michele

    The Story of San Michele
    av Axel Munthe

    Storpocket - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719566998

    This 'dream-laden and spooked' (Marina Warner, London Review of Books) story is to many one of the best-loved books of the twentieth century. Munthe spent many years working as a doctor in Southern Italy, labouring unstintingly during typhus, choler…

  • Lou Reed

    Lou Reed
    av Anthony DeCurtis

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781444794601

    A GUARDIAN AND CHOICE BOOK OF THE YEAR 'A walk on the wild side with the alt-rock pioneer' GQ 'DeCurtis is well placed to trace Reed's five-decade career, drawing on insider knowledge but skilfully balancing it with detailed research and fascinating…

  • Lou Reed

    Lou Reed
    av Anthony DeCurtis

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781444794588

    A GUARDIAN AND CHOICE BOOK OF THE YEAR 'A walk on the wild side with the alt-rock pioneer ' GQ 'DeCurtis is well placed to trace Reed's five-decade career, drawing on insider knowledge but skilfully balancing it with detailed research and fascinatin…

  • If Then

    If Then
    av Jill Lepore

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781529386158

    Radio 4's Book of the Week A Financial Times Book of the Year Shortlisted for the 2020 Financial Times / McKinsey Business Book of the Year Longlisted for the National Book Award 'The story of the original data science hucksters of the 1960s is hil…

  • The Adventures of Alexander von Humboldt

    The Adventures of Alexander von Humboldt
    av Andrea Wulf

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781473668317

    Meet Alexander von Humboldt: the great lost scientist, visionary, thinker and daring explorer; the man who first predicted climate change, who has more things named after him than anyone else (including a sea on the moon), and who has inspired gener…

  • On This Day in History

    On This Day in History
    av Dan Snow

    Storpocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781473691308

    On which day was history's shortest war waged and won (in roughly 40 minutes)? How was Napoleon bested by a group of rabbits in 1807? Why did a dispute about beer in an Oxford pub lead to over 100 deaths and 470 years of penance? Why in 1752 did Bri…

  • On This Day in History

    On This Day in History
    av Dan Snow

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781473691278

    On which day was history's shortest war waged and won (in roughly 40 minutes)? How was Napoleon bested by a group of rabbits in 1807? Why did a dispute about beer in an Oxford pub lead to over 100 deaths and 470 years of penance? Why in 1752 did Bri…

  • The Aunt Who Wouldn't Die

    The Aunt Who Wouldn't Die
    av Shirshendu Mukhopadhyay

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781529391008

    At eighteen, Somlata married into the Mitras: a once noble Bengali household whose descendants have taken to pawning off the family gold to keep up appearances. When Pishima, the embittered matriarch, dies, Somlata is the first to discover her aunt-…

  • The Aunt Who Wouldn't Die

    The Aunt Who Wouldn't Die
    av Shirshendu Mukhopadhyay

    Storpocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781529391022

    At eighteen, Somlata married into the Mitras: a once noble Bengali household whose descendants have taken to pawning off the family gold to keep up appearances. When Pishima, the embittered matriarch, dies, Somlata is the first to discover her aunt-…

  • Deadliest Enemy

    Deadliest Enemy
    av Dr Michael Osterholm

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781529342222

    The USA Today Bestseller 'The infectious disease expert who predicted the spread of coronavirus' - Daily Mail 'Osterholm has produced a sharp, persuasive and urgent manifesto for how the world needs to think differently about natural threats, offe…

  • The Drop & The List

    The Drop & The List
    av Mick Herron

    Storpocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781529327311

    Two Slough House Novellas **THE DROP** 'It is time Mick Herron was recognised in his own right as the best thriller writer in Britain today' Sunday Express Old spooks carry the memory of tradecraft in their bones, and when Solomon Dortmund sees an e…

  • Prisoner of Tehran

    Prisoner of Tehran
    av Marina Nemat

    Pocket - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719522390

    Brought up as a Christian, Marina Nemat's peaceful childhood in Tehran was shattered when the Iranian Revolution of 1979 ushered in a new era of Islamic rule. After complaining to her teachers about her Maths lessons being replaced by Koran study, M…

  • Prisoner of Tehran

    Prisoner of Tehran
    av Marina Nemat

    Storpocket - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719562525

    Brought up as a Christian, Marina Nemat's peaceful childhood in Tehran was shattered when the Iranian Revolution of 1979 ushered in a new era of Islamic rule. After complaining to her teachers about her Maths lessons being replaced by Koran study, M…

  • Rockonomics

    Rockonomics
    av Alan Krueger

    Storpocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781473667921

    'An entertaining guide to economics by a former adviser to Barack Obama that uses the lessons of the music business to explain what is happening in the rest of the world' The Times, Books of the Year 'A key voice on a vast array of economic issues…

  • What is Real?

    What is Real?
    av Adam Becker

    Storpocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781473661363

    Every physicist agrees quantum mechanics is among humanity's finest scientific achievements. But ask what it means, and the result will be a brawl. For a century, most physicists have followed Niels Bohr's Copenhagen interpretation and dismissed que…

  • What is Real?

    What is Real?
    av Adam Becker

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781473661356

    Every physicist agrees quantum mechanics is among humanity's finest scientific achievements. But ask what it means, and the result will be a brawl. For a century, most physicists have followed Niels Bohr's Copenhagen interpretation and dismissed que…

  • Down Cemetery Road

    Down Cemetery Road
    av Mick Herron

    Storpocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781473646971

    'Good characterisation, dialogue and a well-paced narrative make this confident first novel frighteningly plausible' Daily Telegraph When a house explodes in a quiet Oxford suburb and a young girl disappears in the aftermath, Sarah Tucker - a young…

  • The Brickfield

    The Brickfield
    av L. P. Hartley

    Storpocket - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781848547803

    A lonely boy living on his uncle's farm in the Lincolnshire Fens, Richard Mardick's solitary existence is interrupted by a chance meeting, and idyllic love affair, with Lucy. A disused brickfield is the scene of their clandestine meetings, and it is…