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  • Factfulness

    Factfulness
    av Hans Rosling

    Storpocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781473637498

    'One of the most important books I've ever read - an indispensable guide to thinking clearly about the world' BILL GATES 'A hopeful book about the potential for human progress when we work off facts rather than our inherent biases' BARACK OBAMA The…

  • Cloud Atlas

    Cloud Atlas
    av David Mitchell

    Storpocket - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780340822784

    Shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2004 Winner of the Richard & Judy Best Read of the Year Souls cross ages like clouds cross skies . . . Six interlocking lives - one amazing adventure. In a narrative that circles the globe and reaches from the 1…

  • Cloud Atlas

    Cloud Atlas
    av David Mitchell

    Storpocket - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781444730876

    By the author of THE THOUSAND AUTUMNS OF JACOB DE ZOET, David Mitchell's bestselling and Booker Prize-shortlisted novel, one of Richard & Judy's 100 Books of the Decade, CLOUD ATLAS has now been adapted for film. The major motion picture, directed b…

  • The Summer Without Men

    The Summer Without Men
    av Siri Hustvedt

    Storpocket - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781444720259

    After Mia Fredricksen's husband of thirty years asks for a pause - so he can indulge his infatuation with a young French colleague - she cracks up (briefly), rages (deeply), then decamps to her prairie childhood home. There, gradually, she is drawn…

  • CoDex 1962

    CoDex 1962

    Storpocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781473663053

    'A masterpiece . . . I challenge any author to top it!' Sigridur Alberstsdottir, Icelandic National Broadcasting Service. Josef Loewe enters the world as a lump of clay - carried in a hatbox by his Jewish father Leo, a fugitive in WWII Germany. Taki…

  • CoDex 1962

    CoDex 1962

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781473663022

    'This is a work of great ambition ... above all it feels like a work of virtuoso narrative for its own sake; an Icelandic 1001 Nights.' The Sunday Times Josef Loewe can recall the moment of his birth in August, 1962 and everything that has happened…

  • The Shaking Woman or A History of My Nerves

    The Shaking Woman or A History of My Nerves
    av Siri Hustvedt

    Storpocket - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780340998779

    By the bestselling author of WHAT I LOVED, an intimate and enlightening account of her search for the key to her mysterious nervous disorder, which brilliantly illuminates the connection between mind and body. 'Readers of Oliver Sacks will rate this…

  • Hollywood Park

    Hollywood Park
    av Mikel Jollett

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781529356199

    **THE INSTANT NEW YORK TIMESBESTSELLER** 'A Gen-X This Boy's Life...Music and his fierce brilliance boost Jollett; a visceral urge to leave his background behind propels him to excel... In the end, Jollett shakes off the past to become the captain o…

  • Hollywood Park

    Hollywood Park
    av Mikel Jollett

    Storpocket - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781529356205

    **THE INSTANT NEW YORK TIMESBESTSELLER** 'Astonishing... precisely crafted, emotionally-sucker-punching prose.' Daily Telegraph 'Dangerous, immediate and lyrical from the jump.' Wall Street Journal HOLLYWOOD PARK is a remarkable memoir of a tumultu…

  • City of Thieves

    City of Thieves
    av David Benioff

    Storpocket - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780340977392

    From the writer of the award-winning Game of Thrones series for HBO based on the books of George R. R. Martin. 'David Benioff is an exceptional storyteller . . . CITY OF THIEVES is tender, illuminating, and, be warned, often shocking.' Khaled Hossei…

  • The Girl with the Louding Voice

    The Girl with the Louding Voice
    av Abi Dare

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781529359237

    The most uplifting debut of 2020 'Unforgettable' New York Times 'Impressive' Observer 'Remarkable' Independent 'Important' Guardian 'Captivating' Mirror 'Luminous' Daily Mail 'Sparkling' Harper's Bazaar 'Beautiful' Herald THE NEW YORK TIMES AND TI…

  • Fleabag: The Scriptures

    Fleabag: The Scriptures
    av Phoebe Waller-Bridge

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781529394801

    Bestseller in the UK, Sunday Times, November 2019. The complete Fleabag. Every Word. Every Side-eye. Every Fox. Fleabag: The Scriptures includes new writing from Phoebe Waller-Bridge alongside the filming scripts and the never-before-seen stage dire…

  • The Lonely Century

    The Lonely Century
    av Noreena Hertz

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781529329254

    'If I could issue a reading list to 10 Downing Street, I'd put this book near the top.' Guardian 'Destined to be a classic' Nouriel Roubini 'Fascinating' Sathnam Sanghera, The Times 'A hopeful book that couldn't be more important or timely' Philipp…

  • The Secret World of Weather

    The Secret World of Weather
    av Tristan Gooley

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781529339550

    'The Secret World of Weatherframes itself early on as an aid to forecasting, by decoding signs in mackerel skies and dust devils. But it's really much more than that. It's about the ecology of weather, how the movement of the air and the heat of the…

  • The Walker's Guide to Outdoor Clues and Signs

    The Walker's Guide to Outdoor Clues and Signs
    av Tristan Gooley

    Storpocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781444780109

    'It's like being given some sort of magical text... eye-opening and invaluable.' India Knight, Sunday Times 'Even the intrepid Bear Grylls could learn a trick or two from this book' The Times The ultimate guide to what the land, sun, moon, stars, tr…

  • Slade House

    Slade House
    av David Mitchell

    Storpocket - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781473616707

    Turn down Slade Alley - narrow, dank and easy to miss, even when you're looking for it. Find the small black iron door set into the right-hand wall. No handle, no keyhole, but at your touch it swings open. Enter the sunlit garden of an old house tha…

  • Slade House

    Slade House
    av David Mitchell

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781473617377

    This special edition of SLADE HOUSE, limited to 1,500 copies, is signed and numbered by the author. It has a uniquely designed cover, endpapers and slipcase, is bound with head and tail bands, and comes with a ribbon. Born out of the short story Dav…

  • Winter's Bone

    Winter's Bone
    av Daniel Woodrell

    Storpocket - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780340897980

    Amid the harsh landscape of the Ozark Hills, sixteen-year-old Ree is taking care of her mother and two brothers. Her father has put their house up as bail and if he doesn't show up at court it'll be sold from under them. To save her family she needs…

  • The Bone Clocks

    The Bone Clocks
    av David Mitchell

    Storpocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780340921623

    The dazzling novel from the bestselling author of CLOUD ATLAS. Longlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2014 Run away, one drowsy summer's afternoon, with Holly Sykes: wayward teenager, broken-hearted rebel and unwitting pawn in a titanic, hidden conflic…

  • The Bone Clocks

    The Bone Clocks
    av David Mitchell

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781473604889

    Each of these slipcased limited editions is signed and numbered, and has a ribbon marker and specially illustrated endpapers. With a print run of just 500, this is a treat for collectors. One drowsy summer's day in 1984, teenage runaway Holly Sykes…

  • The Bone Clocks

    The Bone Clocks
    av David Mitchell

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780340921609

    Metaphysical thriller, meditation on mortality and chronicle of our self-devouring times, this is the kaleidoscopic new novel from the author of Cloud Atlas.SHORTLISTED FOR THE NATIONAL BOOK AWARDS UK AUTHOR OF THE YEAR 2014 LONGLISTED FOR THE MAN B…

  • Stop Reading the News: A Manifesto for a Happier, Calmer and Wiser Life

    Stop Reading the News: A Manifesto for a Happier, Calmer and Wiser Life

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781529342680

     In 2013 Rolf Dobelli stood in front of a roomful of journalists and proclaimed that he did not read the news. It caused a riot. Now he finally sets down his philosophy in detail. And he practises what he preaches: he hasn't read the news for a deca…

  • Stop Reading the News: A Manifesto for a Happier, Calmer and Wiser Life

    Stop Reading the News: A Manifesto for a Happier, Calmer and Wiser Life
    av Rolf Dobelli

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781529342727

    STOP READING THE NEWS is a vital toolkit for managing the upsetting coronavirus news cycle and finding equilibrium and calm at a time of chaos and uncertaintyIn 2013 Rolf Dobelli stood in front of a roomful of journalists and proclaimed that he did…

  • The Thousand Autumns of Jacob de Zoet

    The Thousand Autumns of Jacob de Zoet
    av David Mitchell

    Storpocket - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780340921586

    The Sunday Times Number One Bestseller, from the author of CLOUD ATLAS and THE BONE CLOCKS. Longlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2010 'Brilliant' - The Times 'A masterpiece' - Scotsman Be transported to a place like no other: a tiny, man-made island…

  • How To Read Water

    How To Read Water
    av Tristan Gooley

    Storpocket - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781473615229

    From the bestselling author of THE WALKER'S GUIDE TO OUTDOOR CLUES AND SIGNS A must-have book for walkers, sailors, swimmers, anglers and everyone interested in the natural world, in How To Read Water, Natural Navigator Tristan Gooley shares knowle…

  • How To Read Water

    How To Read Water
    av Tristan Gooley

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781473615205

    From the bestselling author of THE WALKER'S GUIDE TO OUTDOOR CLUES AND SIGNS A must-have book for walkers, sailors, swimmers, anglers and everyone interested in the natural world, in How To Read Water, Natural Navigator Tristan Gooley shares knowle…

  • How The Irish Saved Civilization

    How The Irish Saved Civilization
    av Thomas Cahill

    Storpocket - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780340637876

    'Shamelessly engaging, effortlessly scholarly, utterly refreshing history of the Irish soul and its huge contribution to Western culture' Thomas Keneally Ireland played the central role in maintaining European culture when the dark ages settled on E…

  • Saltwater: Winner of the Portico Prize

    Saltwater: Winner of the Portico Prize
    av Jessica Andrews

    Storpocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781473682801

    WINNER OF THE PORTICO PRIZE 'A distinctive new voice for fans of 'Fleabag' or Sally Rooney' Independent 'Raw, intimate and authentic' The Sunday Times 'Gorgeous . . . Andrews's writing is transportingly voluptuous, conjuring tastes and smells and s…

  • Saltwater: Winner of the Portico Prize

    Saltwater: Winner of the Portico Prize
    av Jessica Andrews

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781473682771

    WINNER OF THE PORTICO PRIZE 'A distinctive new voice for fans of 'Fleabag' or Sally Rooney' Independent 'Raw, intimate and authentic' The Sunday Times 'Gorgeous . . . Andrews's writing is transportingly voluptuous, conjuring tastes and smells and so…

  • The Life and Loves of a She Devil

    The Life and Loves of a She Devil
    av Fay Weldon

    Storpocket - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780340589359

    'A savage, sadistic even, but beautifully and compellingly written satire' Sunday Express Ruth Patchett never thought of herself as particularly devilish. 'The fun grows steadily blacker and wilder' Guardian Rather the opposite in fact - simply a ta…

  • The Rules: The Way of the Cycling Disciple

    The Rules: The Way of the Cycling Disciple
    av The Velominati

    Storpocket - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781444767537

    Rule #6: Free your mind and your legs will follow. THE VELOMINATI embrace cycling not as a pastime, but as a way of life, as obsessed with style, heritage, authenticity and wisdom as with performance. Rule #9: If you cycle in bad weather, it means y…

  • Mr Rosenblum's List: or Friendly Guidance for the Aspiring Englishman

    Mr Rosenblum's List: or Friendly Guidance for the Aspiring Englishman
    av Natasha Solomons

    Storpocket - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780340995662

    List item 2: Never speak German on the upper decks of London buses. Jack Rosenblum is five foot three and a half inches of sheer tenacity. He's writing a list so he can become a Very English Gentleman. List item 41: An Englishman buys his marmalade…

  • The Margot Affair

    The Margot Affair
    av Sanae Lemoine

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781529384673

    A New York Times Editor's Choice A Herald's Best Summer Book 'An unusual and accomplished first novel . . . moves in intriguing leaps and twists.' Economist 'Gorgeous' New York Times 'Grapples with the complexity of familial love.' Marie Claire Fr…

  • A Game of Birds and Wolves

    A Game of Birds and Wolves
    av Simon Parkin

    Storpocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781529353211

    'Compelling' Sunday Times 'A triumph' Daily Mirror 'Gripping' Jonathan Dimbleby 1941. The Battle of the Atlantic is a disaster. Thousands of supply ships ferrying vital food and fuel from North America to Britain are being torpedoed by German U-bo…

  • A Game of Birds and Wolves

    A Game of Birds and Wolves
    av Simon Parkin

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781529353037

    'Splendid... a triumph' John Lewis Stempel, Sunday Express 'Compelling' Sunday Times 'History writing at its best' Booklist (starred review) 1941. The Battle of the Atlantic is a disaster. Thousands of supply ships ferrying vital food and fuel fro…

  • My Past Is a Foreign Country: A Muslim feminist finds herself

    My Past Is a Foreign Country: A Muslim feminist finds herself
    av Zeba Talkhani

    Storpocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781473684058

    'A brave new voice that reaches out to us all' Miranda Doyle, author of A Book of Untruths 28-year-old Zeba Talkhani charts her experiences growing up in Saudi Arabia amid patriarchal customs reminiscent of The Handmaid's Tale, and her journey to fi…

  • My Past Is a Foreign Country: A Muslim feminist finds herself

    My Past Is a Foreign Country: A Muslim feminist finds herself
    av Zeba Talkhani

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781473684065

    'Brilliant and brutally honest, this memoir ropes you in with every page. The intimacy that Zeba evokes will remind you of your own sister opening her heart to you.' Meena Kandasamy, author of When I Hit You, shortlisted for The Women's Prize28-year…

  • My Past Is a Foreign Country: A Muslim feminist finds herself

    My Past Is a Foreign Country: A Muslim feminist finds herself
    av Zeba Talkhani

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781473684072

  • The Blindfold

    The Blindfold
    av Siri Hustvedt

    Storpocket - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780340581230

    Iris Vegan, a graduate student living alone and impoverished in New York, encounters four strong characters who fascinate and in different ways subordinate her: an inscrutable urban recluse who employs her to record the possessions of a murdered wom…

  • Moonstone: The Boy Who Never Was

    Moonstone: The Boy Who Never Was
    av Sjon

    Storpocket - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781473613157

    Reykjavik, 1918. The eruptions of the Katla volcano darken the sky night and day. Yet despite the natural disaster, the shortage of coal and the Great War still raging in the outside world, life in the small capital goes on as always. Sixteen-year-o…

  • The Art of Thinking Clearly: Better Thinking, Better Decisions

    The Art of Thinking Clearly: Better Thinking, Better Decisions
    av Rolf Dobelli

    Storpocket - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781444759563

    THE SECRET TO PERFECT DECISION-MAKING 'This book will change the way you think' Dan Goldstein, London Business School Have you ever... Invested time in something that, with hindsight, just wasn't worth it? Overpaid in an Ebay auction? Continued doin…

  • The Art of Thinking Clearly: Better Thinking, Better Decisions

    The Art of Thinking Clearly: Better Thinking, Better Decisions
    av Rolf Dobelli

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781444759549

    THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER THE TIMES BESTSELLER MAIL ON SUNDAY BESTSELLER GUARDIAN BESTSELLER AMAZON TOP TEN BESTSELLER LIVE MAGAZINE BESTSELLER IRISH TIMES NUMBER 1 BESTSELLER THE SECRETS OF PERFECT DECISION-MAKING Have you ever... Invested time…

  • Utopia Avenue

    Utopia Avenue
    av David Mitchell

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781444799422

    'A stand-out triumph' - Sunday Times The spectacular new novel from the bestselling author of CLOUD ATLAS and THE BONE CLOCKS, 'one of the most brilliantly inventive writers of this, or any country' (Independent). Utopia Avenue might be the most cu…

  • The Blazing World

    The Blazing World
    av Siri Hustvedt

    Storpocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781444779660

    LONGLISTED FOR THE MAN BOOKER PRIZE 2014 The artist Harriet Burden, furious at the lack of attention paid her by the New York art world, conducts an experiment: she hides her identity behind three male fronts in a series of exhibitions. Their succes…

  • Ghostwritten

    Ghostwritten
    av David Mitchell

    Storpocket - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780340739754

    Winner of the Mail on Sunday/John Llewellyn Rhys Prize. A magnificent achievement and an engrossing experience, David Mitchell's first novel announced the arrival of one of the most exciting writers of the twenty-first century. An apocalyptic cult…

  • What I Loved

    What I Loved
    av Siri Hustvedt

    Storpocket - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781473639058

    REISSUED AS A SCEPTRE 30TH CLASSIC, with a new afterword by the author In 1975 art historian Leo Hertzberg discovers an extraordinary painting by an unknown artist in a New York gallery. He buys the work, tracks down its creator, Bill Weschler, and…

  • The Art of Creative Thinking

    The Art of Creative Thinking
    av Rod Judkins

    Storpocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781444794496

    A scuba diving company faces bankruptcy because sharks have infested the area. Solution? Open the world's first extreme diving school. The Art of Creative Thinking reveals how we can transform ourselves, our businesses and our society through a deep…

  • The Art of Creative Thinking

    The Art of Creative Thinking
    av Rod Judkins

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781444794489

    A scuba diving company faces bankruptcy because sharks have infested the area. Solution? Open the world's first extreme diving school. The Art of Creative Thinking reveals how we can transform ourselves, our businesses and our society through a deep…

  • In the Beginning

    In the Beginning
    av Irina Ratushinskaya

    Storpocket - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781473637245

    IN THE BEGINNING goes back to the poet's life before her arrest, interweaving her experiences of growing up in Odessa with those of her childhood friend and future husband Igor Geraschenko. With wit and simplicity Irina describes a biased and turbul…

  • Gold

    Gold
    av Chris Cleave

    Storpocket - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780340963456

    The extraordinary third novel from Chris Cleave, author of the internationally bestselling, Costa-shortlisted THE OTHER HAND. Kate and Zoe are friends but also ardent rivals - athletes at the top of their game, fighting to compete in the world's gre…

  • Gold

    Gold
    av Chris Cleave

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780340963432

    Usually, this is where we'd tell you what this book is about. But with Chris Cleave, it's a bit different. Because if you've read THE OTHER HAND or INCENDIARY, you'll know that what his books are about is only part of the story - what really matters…

  • Waiting for the Evening News: Stories of the Deep South

    Waiting for the Evening News: Stories of the Deep South
    av Tim Gautreaux

    Storpocket - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780340834558

    A petty thief is bested by a widow and her card-playing friends; a farmer must cope with raising his baby granddaughter; a train engineer inadvertently causes a major disaster and finds himself amidst a media frenzy; a young man falls in love with a…

  • My Grandmother Sends Her Regards and Apologises

    My Grandmother Sends Her Regards and Apologises
    av Fredrik Backman

    Storpocket - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781444775853

    A must-read for fans of Rachel Joyce's The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry and Maria Semple's Where'd You Go, BernadetteHeartbreaking and hilarious in equal measure, by the author of the New York Times bestselling phenomenon A Man Called Ove will…

  • Pain Killer

    Pain Killer
    av Barry Meier

    Storpocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781529356168

    Every catastrophe has a beginning. For the opioid crisis in America, the seed was a drug called OxyContin.First hailed as a miracle drug for severe pain in the early 1990s, OxyContin went on to ignite a plague of addiction and death across America,…

  • Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil

    Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil
    av John Berendt

    Storpocket - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780340992852

    Genteel society ladies who compare notes on their husbands' suicides. A hilariously foul-mouthed black drag queen. A voodoo priestess who works her roots in the graveyard at midnight. A morose inventor who owns a bottle of poison powerful enough to…

  • Colour

    Colour
    av Victoria Finlay

    Storpocket - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780340733295

    'A rare and wonderful book... I could not be more enthusiastic.' Simon Winchester 'A treasure trove of human history and obsession...the breadth of research and insight is dazzling.' Glasgow Herald Colour unlocks the history of the colours of the ra…

  • Bangkok Wakes to Rain

    Bangkok Wakes to Rain
    av Pitchaya Sudbanthad

    Storpocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781473677241

    SHORTLISTED FOR THE 2020 EDWARD STANFORD 'FICTION WITH A SENSE OF PLACE' AWARD Places remember us... 'An important, ambitious, and accomplished novel. Sudbanthad deftly sweeps us up in a tale that paints a twin portrait: of a megacity like those so…

  • Bangkok Wakes to Rain

    Bangkok Wakes to Rain
    av Pitchaya Sudbanthad

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781473677258

    SHORTLISTED FOR THE 2020 EDWARD STANFORD 'FICTION WITH A SENSE OF PLACE' AWARD Places remember us... 'An important, ambitious, and accomplished novel. Sudbanthad deftly sweeps us up in a tale that paints a twin portrait: of a megacity like those s…

  • The Tiger

    The Tiger
    av John Vaillant

    Storpocket - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780340962589

    It's December 1997, and a man-eating tiger is on the prowl outside a remote Russian village. The tiger isn't just killing people, it's annihilating them, and a team of men and their dogs must hunt it on foot through the forest in the brutal cold. As…

  • Viral Loop

    Viral Loop
    av Adam Penenberg

    Storpocket - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780340918692

    You read a book, you recommend it to a friend. That friend tells another friend. And another... until the book becomes this year's word-of-mouth sensation. This is the first to analyze the power of the 'pass-it-on' phenomenon, introducing us to the…

  • Thirteen Moons

    Thirteen Moons
    av Charles Frazier

    Storpocket - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780340826638

    At the age of twelve, under the Wind Moon, Will is given a horse, a key, and a map, and sent alone into the Indian Nation to run a trading post as a bound boy. It is during this time that he grows into a man, learning, as he does, of the raw power i…

  • Human Love

    Human Love
    av Andrei Makine

    Storpocket - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780340936788

    As a child, Elias Almeida loses both his parents during the Angolan uprising against colonial rule. As an adult and professional revolutionary, he bears witness to mankind at its pitiless worst. Yet he continues to believe in a better world and in t…

  • The Boy in the Field

    The Boy in the Field
    av Margot Livesey

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781529339109

    'Exquisite' New York Times 'A searingly intelligent writer' Jennifer Egan One September afternoon in 1999, teenagers Matthew, Zoe, and Duncan Lang are walking home from school when they discover a boy lying in a field, bloody and unconscious. Thank…

  • The Boy in the Field

    The Boy in the Field
    av Margot Livesey

    Storpocket - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781529339147

    'A tender, deeply humane exploration of family, philosophy . . . and what it means to hold another's heart in yours with tenderness and mercy' Elizabeth Wetmore 'A superb family drama' Daily Mail 'Exquisite' New York Times 'A searingly intelligent…

  • The Cloud Collector's Handbook

    The Cloud Collector's Handbook
    av Gavin Pretor-Pinney

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780340919439

    THE CLOUD COLLECTOR'S HANDBOOK fits into pockets, allowing cloudspotters to identify cloud formations anytime and anywhere. All the common cloud types are represented, as are many of the rare ones, each fully described and illustrated with a range o…

  • Aftershocks

    Aftershocks
    av Nadia Owusu

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781529342864

    'One of the most moving books of the new year' STYLIST 'Gorgeous and unsettling' NEW YORK TIMES 'Brilliant and devastating...tender and lacerating' PANDORA SYKES 'One of the literary world's most promising new voices' RED I have lived in disaster an…

  • Gentlemen of the Road

    Gentlemen of the Road
    av Michael Chabon

    Storpocket - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780340953556

    A spellbinding yarn set a thousand years ago along the ancient Silk Road, by the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay 'It's been a while since I had such fun reading a book' Daily Telegraph 'Readers might feel…