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  • The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat

    The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat
    av Oliver Sacks

    Storpocket - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780330523622

    In his most extraordinary book, The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat, Oliver Sacks recounts the stories of patients lost in the bizarre, apparently inescapable world of neurological disorders. These are case studies of people who have lost their…

  • The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat

    The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat
    av Oliver Sacks

    Storpocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781447275404

    With an introduction by Will Self. A classic work of psychology, this international bestseller provides a groundbreaking insight into the human mind.If a man has lost a leg or an eye, he knows he has lost a leg or an eye; but if he has lost a self…

  • 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 Emperor's Children

    The Emperor's Children
    av Claire Messud

    Storpocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781447289418

    With an introduction by Neel Mukherjee.In Manhattan, just after the century's turn, three thirty-year-old friends, Danielle, Marina and Julius, are seeking their fortunes. But the arrival of Marina's young cousin Bootie - fresh from the provinces an…

  • American Psycho

    American Psycho
    av Bret Easton Ellis

    Storpocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781447277705

    A cult classic, adapted into a film starring Christian Bale. Is evil something you are? Or is it something you do? Patrick Bateman has it all: good looks, youth, charm, a job on Wall Street, reservations at every new restaurant in town and a line o…

  • The Road

    The Road
    av Cormac McCarthy

    Storpocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509870639

    The post-apocalyptic modern classic with an introduction by novelist John Banville. In a burned-out America, a father and his young son walk under a darkened sky, heading slowly for the coast. They have no idea what, if anything, awaits them there.…

  • Into the Wild

    Into the Wild
    av Jon Krakauer

    Storpocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509877010

    With an introduction by novelist David Vann In April 1992, Chris McCandless set off alone into the Alaskan wild. He had given his savings to charity, abandoned his car and his possessions, and burnt the money in his wallet, determined to live a life…

  • Into the Wild

    Into the Wild
    av Jon Krakauer

    Pocket - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780330351690

    What would possess a gifted young man recently graduated from college to literally walk away from his life?

  • Blood Meridian

    Blood Meridian
    av Cormac McCarthy

    Storpocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781447289456

    With an introduction by Philipp Meyer. The wrath of God lies sleeping. It was hid a million years before men were and only men have power to wake it. Hell aint half full. Set in the anarchic world opened up by America's westward expansion, Blood Mer…

  • An Unquiet Mind

    An Unquiet Mind
    av Kay Redfield Jamison

    Storpocket - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781447275282

    With an introduction by Andrew Solomon'It stands alone in the literature of manic depression for its bravery, brilliance and beauty.' Oliver SacksI was used to my mind being my best friend. Now, all of a sudden, my mind had turned on me: it mocked m…

  • The Lovely Bones

    The Lovely Bones
    av Alice Sebold

    Storpocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781447275206

    The internationally bestselling novel that inspired the acclaimed film directed by Peter Jackson. With an introduction by Karen Thompson Walker, author of The Age of Miracles. My name was Salmon, like the fish; first name, Susie. I was fourteen when…

  • The Man Without Qualities

    The Man Without Qualities
    av Robert Musil

    Storpocket - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781447289432

    With an introduction by Jonathan LethemIt is 1913, and Viennese high society is determined to find an appropriate way of celebrating the seventieth jubilee of the accession of Emperor Franz Josef. But as the aristocracy tries to salvage something il…

  • The Line of Beauty

    The Line of Beauty
    av Alan Hollinghurst

    Storpocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781447275183

    With an introduction by Sebastian Faulks Winner of the Man Booker Prize, The Line of Beauty is a classic novel about class, politics and sexuality in Margaret Thatcher's 1980s Britain. There was the soft glare of the flash - twice - three times - a…

  • In the Skin of a Lion

    In the Skin of a Lion
    av Michael Ondaatje

    Storpocket - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509823345

    With an introduction by Anne Enright Before the real city could be seen it had to be imagined, the way rumours and tall tales were a kind of charting. It is the 1920s, and Patrick Lewis has arrived in the bustling city of Toronto, leaving behind h…

  • Essays In Love

    Essays In Love
    av Alain de Botton

    Storpocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781447275329

    'De Botton is a national treasure.' - Susan Hill, author of The Woman in Black With an introduction by Sheila Heti A unique love story and a classic work of philosophy, rooted in the mysterious workings of the human heart and mind. Perhaps it is tru…

  • Dispatches

    Dispatches
    av Michael Herr

    Storpocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781447275060

    With an introduction by Kevin Powers.A groundbreaking piece of journalism which inspired Stanley Kubrick's classic Vietnam War film Full Metal Jacket.We took space back quickly, expensively, with total panic and close to maximum brutality. Our machi…

  • We Wish to Inform You That Tomorrow We Will Be Killed With Our Families

    We Wish to Inform You That Tomorrow We Will Be Killed With Our Families
    av Philip Gourevitch

    Storpocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781447275268

    With an introduction by Rory Stewart Winner of the Guardian First Book award, a first-hand account one of the defining outrages of modern history. All at once, as it seemed, something we could have only imagined was upon us - and we could still onl…

  • The World's Wife

    The World's Wife
    av Carol Ann Duffy

    Storpocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781447275244

    With an introduction by Jeanette Winterson This unique collection of poems from the Poet Laureate, filled with her characteristic wit, is a feminist classic and a modern take on age-old mythology. Who? Him. The Husband. Hero. Hunk. The Boy Next Door…

  • The Butcher Boy

    The Butcher Boy
    av Patrick McCabe

    Storpocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781447275169

    With an introduction by Ross Raisin. A modern classic of Irish fiction, shortlisted for the 1992 Booker prize. When I was a young lad twenty or thirty or forty years ago I lived in a small town where they were all after me on account of what I done…

  • Underworld

    Underworld
    av Don DeLillo

    Storpocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781447289395

    With an introduction by Rachel KushnerHe speaks in your voice, American, and there's a shine in his eye that's halfway hopeful.It's a vast and sprawling crowd that comes together to watch the Dodgers-Giants 1951 National League Final, and when Bobby…

  • A House for Mr Biswas

    A House for Mr Biswas
    av V. S. Naipaul

    Storpocket - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509803507

    With an introduction by author Teju Cole, A House for Mr Biswas is Nobel Prize in Literature winner V. S. Naipaul's unforgettable masterpiece. Heart-rending and darkly comic, it has been hailed as one of the twentieth century's finest novels, a clas…

  • Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason

    Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason
    av Helen Fielding

    Storpocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509870127

    With an introduction by journalist Hadley Freeman9st 2, cigarettes smoked in front of Mark 0 (v.g.), cigarettes smoked in secret 7, cigarettes not smoked 47 (v.g.).Bridget's second diary ushers in a reformed woman. She is no longer a smoker (well, n…

  • The Piano Tuner

    The Piano Tuner
    av Daniel Mason

    Storpocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781447275428

    With an introduction by Sadie Jones. 'Engrossing . . . the reader falls under the spell that the author is weaving, surrendering to the story's exotic magic.' -The Times White. Like a clean piece of paper, like uncarved ivory, all is white when the…

  • King of the World

    King of the World
    av David Remnick

    Storpocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781447289555

    With an introduction by Salman Rushdie and an afterword by the author. It was the night of February 25, 1964. A cloud of cigar smoke drifted through the ring lights. Cassius Clay threw punches into the gray floating haze and waited for the bell.Whe…

  • A Sport and a Pastime

    A Sport and a Pastime
    av James Salter

    Storpocket - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509823314

    With an introduction by Sarah HallThe 1960s. Philip Dean, a footloose Yale dropout, is touring provincial France and sometimes Paris in a borrowed, once elegant car. He begins a mismatched affair with a young shop girl named Anne-Marie. Together the…

  • The Book of Evidence

    The Book of Evidence
    av John Banville

    Storpocket - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781447275367

    With an introduction by Colm Toibin Shortlisted for the 1989 Booker Prize, The Book of Evidence by John Banville is a dark and unsettling crime classic. This special 25th anniversary edition features extra material. Frederick Charles St John Vanderv…

  • Quartet in Autumn

    Quartet in Autumn
    av Barbara Pym

    Storpocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781447289616

    With an introduction by Alexander McCall Smith, author of The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency series.One did not drink sherry before the evening, just as one did not read a novel in the morning.In 1970s London Edwin, Norman, Letty and Marcia work in…

  • Them: Adventures with Extremists

    Them: Adventures with Extremists
    av Jon Ronson

    Storpocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781447275466

    With an introduction by Russell Brand.What if a tiny, shadow elite rule the world from a secret room? My worryingly paradoxical thought process could be summarized thus: Thank God I don't believe in the secret rulers of the world. Imagine what the…

  • Them: Adventures with Extremists

    Them: Adventures with Extremists
    av Jon Ronson

    Storpocket - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780330375467

    Guardian journalist Jon Ronson's Them began as a book about different kinds of extremists, but after Jon had got to know some of them - Islamic fundamentalists, neo-Nazis, Ku Klux Klansmen - he found that they had one oddly similar belief: that a ti…

  • Silence

    Silence
    av Shusaku Endo

    Storpocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781447299851

    With an introduction by Martin Scorsese, director of the film starring Andrew Garfield and Adam Driver Beneath the light of the candle I am sitting with my hands on my knees, staring in front of me. And I keep turning over in my mind the thought tha…

  • Trumpet

    Trumpet
    av Jackie Kay

    Storpocket - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781447289494

    With an introduction by Ali Smith. When the love of your life dies, the problem is not that some part of you dies too, which it does, but that some part of you is still alive. The death of legendary jazz trumpeter Joss Moody exposes an extraordinary…

  • The Liars' Club

    The Liars' Club
    av Mary Karr

    Storpocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781447289470

    My father comes into focus for me on a Liars' Club afternoon. He sits at a wobbly card table weighed down by a bottle. Even now the scene seems so real to me that I can't but write it in the present tense. Mary Karr grew up in a swampy East Texas re…

  • Room

    Room
    av Emma Donoghue

    Storpocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781447276364

    A major film starring Brie Larson. Shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize. Shortlisted for the Orange Prize. With an introduction by John Boyne. Today I'm five. I was four last night going to sleep in Wardrobe, but when I wake up in Bed in the dark I'…

  • Bridget Jones's Diary

    Bridget Jones's Diary
    av Helen Fielding

    Storpocket - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509813889

    The multi-million copy number one bestseller with an introduction by Caitlin Moran. A dazzling urban satire of modern relationships? An ironic, tragic insight into the demise of the nuclear family? Or the confused ramblings of a pissed thirty-someth…

  • The Border Trilogy

    The Border Trilogy
    av Cormac McCarthy

    Storpocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509852024

    With an introduction by novelist Rachel Kushner In the vanishing world of the Old West, two cowboys begin an epic adventure, and their own coming-of-age stories. In All the Pretty Horses, John Grady Cole's search for a future takes him across the Me…

  • Cloudstreet

    Cloudstreet
    av Tim Winton

    Storpocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781447275305

    Winner of Australia's prestigious Miles Franklin Award, Cloudstreet is Tim Winton's great family drama, a twenty-year story of life and love, full of boisterous energy, joy and heartbreak. His visceral evocation of the Australian landscape is nowher…

  • Musicophilia

    Musicophilia
    av Oliver Sacks

    Storpocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509870141

    With an introduction by neuroscientist Daniel Glaser. With his trademark compassion and erudition, Dr Oliver Sacks examines the power of music through the individual experiences of patients, musicians, and everyday people. Among them: a surgeon who…

  • The Discovery of France

    The Discovery of France
    av Graham Robb

    Storpocket - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509803484

    With an introduction by Colm Toibin. Ten years ago, I began to explore the country on which I was supposed to be an authority . . . France is a country famous for its intellectuals, its philosophers and writers, its fashion, food and wine. And yet t…

  • The Little Prince

    The Little Prince
    av Antoine de Saint-Exupery

    Storpocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509811304

    With an introduction by Kate Mosse Translated by Ros SchwartzAll grown-ups were children once (but most of them have forgotten).A pilot who has crash landed in the desert awakes to see an extraordinary little boy. 'Please,' asks the stranger, 'will…

  • India

    India
    av V. S. Naipaul

    Storpocket - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509832125

    A collection of three classic books by V. S. Naipaul. with an introduction from Paul Theroux, author of The Great Railway Bazaar. V. S. Naipaul first visited India in 1962 at twenty-nine. He returned in 2015 at eighty-two. The intervening years and…

  • The Genius of Shakespeare

    The Genius of Shakespeare
    av Jonathan Bate

    Storpocket - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509822546

    With an introduction by Simon CallowJudgements about the quality of works of art begin in opinion. But for the last two hundred years only the wilfully perverse (and Tolstoy) have denied the validity of the opinion that Shakespeare was a genius.Who…

  • Oreo

    Oreo
    av Fran Ross

    Storpocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509888467

    With an introduction by the Man Booker Prize-winning author of A Brief History of Seven Killings, Marlon James. Oreo has been raised by her maternal grandparents in Philadelphia. Her black mother tours with a theatrical troupe, and her Jewish deadbe…

  • The History Man

    The History Man
    av Malcolm Bradbury

    Storpocket - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509823390

    With an introduction by James NaughtieTake a Valium. Have a party. Go on a demo. Shoot a soldier. Make a bang. Bed a friend. That's your problem-solving system . . . But haven't we tried all that?Howard Kirk, product of the Swinging Sixties, radical…

  • The Debt To Pleasure

    The Debt To Pleasure
    av John Lanchester

    Storpocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781447275381

    With an introduction by John Banville Winner of the Whitbread First Novel Award 1996. To like something is to want to ingest it and, in that sense, is to submit to the world; to like something is to succumb, in a small but contentful way, to death…

  • The Long View

    The Long View
    av Elizabeth Jane Howard

    Storpocket - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781447272243

    With an introduction by Hilary Mantel. Originally published in 1956, The Long View is Elizabeth Jane Howard's uncannily authentic portrait of one marriage and one woman. Observant and heartbreaking, written with exhilarating wit, it is a gut-wrenchi…

  • The Woman Warrior

    The Woman Warrior
    av Maxine Hong Kingston

    Storpocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781447275220

    With an introduction by Xiaolu Guo A classic memoir set during the Chinese revolution of the 1940s and inspired by folklore, providing a unique insight into the life of an immigrant in America. When we Chinese girls listened to the adults talking-st…

  • I Heard the Owl Call My Name

    I Heard the Owl Call My Name
    av Margaret Craven

    Storpocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781447289579

    With an introduction by author Cynan Jones When Mark Brian, a young priest, is sent to the Indian village of Kingcome in British Columbia, he finds himself in an astonishing place of salmon runs and ancient totems. Yet amidst the beauty, the old cul…

  • 2666

    2666
    av Roberto Bolano

    Storpocket - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781447289593

    With an introduction by Ben Lerner The truth is we never stop being children, terrible children covered in sores and knotty veins and tumors and age spots, but ultimately children, in other words we never stop clinging to life because we are life.S…

  • Once in a House on Fire

    Once in a House on Fire
    av Andrea Ashworth

    Storpocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781447275121

    With an introduction by Eimear McBrideA devastatingly powerful, moving and uplifting memoir - now a classic of its genre - that inspired others to tell their own true life stories.When our stepfather staggered home reeking of whisky, ceramic hit the…

  • The Snow Geese

    The Snow Geese
    av William Fiennes

    Storpocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781447275442

    With an introduction by Robert MacfarlaneShortlisted for the Samuel Johnson Prize and winner of the Hawthornden Prize.I had attached myself to the birds. I couldn't move on until the birds moved on, and the birds couldn't move on without the spring.…

  • The Face on the Cutting-Room Floor

    The Face on the Cutting-Room Floor
    av Cameron McCabe

    Storpocket - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509829811

    With an introduction by Jonathan Coe1930s King's Cross, London.When aspiring film actress Estella Lamare is found dead on the cutting-room floor of a London film studio, Cameron McCabe finds himself at the centre of a police investigation. There are…

  • The South

    The South
    av Colm Toibin

    Storpocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781447277729

    With an introduction by Roy Foster A classic work of Irish literature, this award-winning novel is an exploration of love, art and identity. This was the night train to Barcelona, some hours before the dawn. This was 1950, late September. I had left…

  • The Light Years

    The Light Years
    av Elizabeth Jane Howard

    Storpocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509870592

    Elegantly constructed and told with exceptional grace, The Light Years is Elizabeth Jane Howard's modern classic of contemporary English life and the beginning of an extraordinary family saga. With an introduction by Joanna Lumley. Every summer, the…