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  • The Health Gap

    The Health Gap
    av Michael Marmot

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781408857977

    'Splendid and necessary' - Henry Marsh, author of Do No Harm, New StatesmanThere are dramatic differences in health between countries and within countries. But this is not a simple matter of rich and poor. A poor man in Glasgow is rich compared to t…

  • Paradise

    Paradise
    av Abdulrazak Gurnah

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780747573999

    Born in East Africa, Yusuf has few qualms about the journey he is to make. It never occurs to him to ask why he is accompanying Uncle Aziz or why the trip has been organised so suddenly, and he does not think to ask when he will be returning. But th…

  • The International Brigades

    The International Brigades
    av Giles Tremlett

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781408853986

    'Magnificent. Narrative history at its vivid and compelling best' Fergal KeaneThe first major history of the International Brigades: a tale of blood, ideals and tragedy in the fight against fascism.The Spanish Civil War was the first armed battle in…

  • The International Brigades

    The International Brigades
    av Giles Tremlett

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781408854075

    'Magnificent. Narrative history at its vivid and compelling best' Fergal KeaneThe first major history of the International Brigades: a tale of blood, ideals and tragedy in the fight against fascism.The Spanish Civil War was the first armed battle in…

  • Chasing the Scream

    Chasing the Scream
    av Johann Hari

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526608369

    THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERTHE INSPIRATION FOR THE FEATURE FILM THE UNITED STATES VS. BILLIE HOLIDAY'Screamingly addictive' STEPHEN FRY'Superb ... Thrilling story-telling' NAOMI KLEIN'A powerful contribution to an urgent debate' GUARDIANWhat if ev…

  • Sex Ed

    Sex Ed
    av Ruby Rare

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526628374

    Written by sex educator and body-positivity advocate Ruby Rare, Sex Ed is the practical and fun guide to sex that you've always wanted - but never known how to ask for.This is the information you should have been taught at school: a no-holds-barred…

  • Anthony Bourdain's Les Halles Cookbook: Strategies, Recipes, and Techniques of Classic Bistro Cooking

    Anthony Bourdain's Les Halles Cookbook: Strategies, Recipes, and Techniques of Classic Bistro Cooking
    av Anthony Bourdain

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781582341804

    Bestselling author, TV host, and chef Anthony Bourdain reveals the hearty, delicious recipes of Les Halles, the classic New York City French bistro where he got his start. Before stunning the world with his bestselling Kitchen Confidential, Anthony…

  • A Spy Among Friends

    A Spy Among Friends
    av Ben Macintyre

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781408851784

    Kim Philby was the most notorious British defector and Soviet mole in history. Agent, double agent, traitor and enigma, he betrayed every secret of Allied operations to the Russians in the early years of the Cold War. Philby's two closest friends in…

  • All Among the Barley

    All Among the Barley
    av Melissa Harrison

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781408897973

    'A masterpiece' JON MCGREGOR'Impossible to forget' THE TIMES'Astonishing' GUARDIAN'Startling' FINANCIAL TIMESWINNER OF THE EU PRIZE FOR LITERATURE'BOOK OF THE YEAR' NEW STATESMAN, OBSERVER, IRISH TIMES, BBC HISTORY MAGAZINE The fields were eternal,…

  • All Among the Barley

    All Among the Barley
    av Melissa Harrison

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781408897997

    From the author of Costa-shortlisted and Baileys-longlisted At Hawthorn Time comes a major new novel. Set on a farm in Suffolk just before the Second World War, it introduces a girl on the cusp of adulthood 'A masterpiece' Jon McGregor, author of Re…

  • The God Child

    The God Child
    av Nana Oforiatta Ayim

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781408882351

    'Meditative, gestural, philosophic: a brave reinvention of the immigrant narrative ... Unprecedented' Taiye Selasi'Adept, admirable, important' Guardian Maya grows up in Germany in the shadow of her beautiful, volatile mother: a whirlwind, spinning…

  • My Life as a Wife

    My Life as a Wife
    av Elisabeth Luard

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781408831250

    Born in London during the Blitz, Elisabeth Luard - step-daughter of a British diplomat and reluctant debutante in her teens - was working as an office typist at Private Eye when she fell for the 'King of Satire' Nicholas Luard. At just twenty-one ye…

  • Emotional Intelligence

    Emotional Intelligence
    av Daniel Goleman

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780747529828

    Does IQ define our destiny? This work argues that our view of human intelligence is far too narrow, and that our emotions play major role in thought, decision making and individual success. It shows how emotional intelligence can be nurtured and str…

  • The Weil Conjectures

    The Weil Conjectures
    av Karen Olsson

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526607546

    'Beguiling ... Olsson is evocative on curiosity as an appetite of the mind, on the pleasure of glutting oneself on knowledge' New York TimesSimone Weil: philosopher, political activist, mystic - and sister to Andre, one of the most influential mathe…

  • The Weil Conjectures

    The Weil Conjectures
    av Karen Olsson

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526607539

    'A wonderful book ... Reading it is akin to kicking a can along the road of higher learning' Patti Smith Simone Weil: famous French philosopher, writer, political activist, mystic - and sister to Andre, one of the most influential mathematicians of…

  • The Simpsons and Their Mathematical Secrets

    The Simpsons and Their Mathematical Secrets
    av Simon Singh

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781408842812

    You may have watched hundreds of episodes of The Simpsons (and its sister show Futurama) without ever realising that they contain enough maths to form an entire university course. In The Simpsons and Their Mathematical Secrets, Simon Singh explains…

  • How to Avoid Being Killed in a War Zone

    How to Avoid Being Killed in a War Zone
    av Rosie Garthwaite

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781408816820

    Everyone needs this book if they want to know how to get out of difficult situations whether at home or abroad. Written by Rosie Garthwaite, whose career as a journalist started in war-torn Basra, this book combines practical advice with contributio…

  • The Cultural Revolution

    The Cultural Revolution
    av Frank Dikoetter

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781408856529

    SHORTLISTED FOR THE PEN HESSELL-TILTMAN PRIZE 2017After the economic disaster of the Great Leap Forward that claimed tens of millions of lives between 1958 and 1962, an ageing Mao launched an ambitious scheme to shore up his reputation and eliminate…

  • Fewer, Better Things

    Fewer, Better Things
    av Glenn Adamson

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526615527

    Things matter. So why are we losing touch with them?From the former director of the Museum of Arts and Design in New York comes a timely and passionate case for the role of the well-designed object in the digital age. In this delightful exploration…

  • We Are Bellingcat

    We Are Bellingcat
    av Eliot Higgins

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526615756

    THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER'John le Carre demystified the intelligence services; Higgins has demystified intelligence gathering itself' Financial Times'Uplifting . . . Riveting . . . What will fire people through these pages, gripped, is the focused…

  • The Line of Beauty

    The Line of Beauty
    av Alan Hollinghurst

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781582346106

    Moving into the attic room in the Notting Hill home of the wealthy, politically connected Fedden family in 1983, twenty-year-old Nick Guest becomes caught up in the rising fortunes of this glamorous family and finds his own life forever altered by h…

  • The Beautiful Fall

    The Beautiful Fall
    av Alicia Drake

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780747585466

    In 1950s Paris, Yves Saint Laurent and Karl Lagerfeld were friends, the rising stars of the fashion world. But by the late sixties, the city was invaded by a new mood of liberation and hedonism, and dominated by intrigue, infidelities, addiction and…

  • Mornings in Jenin

    Mornings in Jenin
    av Susan Abulhawa

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781408809488

    Palestine, 1948. A mother clutches her six-month-old son as Israeli soldiers march through the village of Ein Hod. In a split second, her son is snatched from her arms and the fate of the Abulheja family is changed forever. Forced into a refugee cam…

  • It's Easier to Reach Heaven Than the End of the Street

    It's Easier to Reach Heaven Than the End of the Street
    av Emma Williams

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780747585596

    Emma Williams arrived in Jerusalem with her three children in August 2000 to join her husband and to work as a doctor. A month later the second Palestinian Intifada erupted. For the next three years she lived on the border of East and West Jerusalem…

  • A Long Petal of the Sea

    A Long Petal of the Sea
    av Isabel Allende

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526615947

    THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLERTHE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER'A powerful love story spanning generations... Full of ambition and humanity' Sunday Times'One of the strongest and most affecting works in Allende's long career' New York Times Book ReviewVict…

  • The Berlin Wall

    The Berlin Wall
    av Frederick Taylor

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526614278

    The astonishing drama of Cold War nuclear poker that divided humanity - reissued with a new Postscript to commemorate the thirtieth anniversary of the fall of the wall.During the night of 12-13 August 1961, a barbed-wire entanglement was hastily con…

  • Women as Imams

    Women as Imams
    av Simonetta Calderini

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781838606183

    There is a long and rich history of opinion centred on female prayer leadership in Islam that has occupied the minds of theologians and jurists alike. It includes outright prohibition, dislike, permissibility under certain conditions and, although r…

  • Princess of the Midnight Ball

    Princess of the Midnight Ball
    av Jessica Day George

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781599904559

    Rose is one of twelve princesses forced to dance through the night in an underground palace. The key to breaking the spell lies in magic knitting needles, an invisibility cloak, and-of course-true love. Inspired by The Twelve Dancing Princesses, thi…

  • Return of a King

    Return of a King
    av William Dalrymple

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781408831595

    SHORTLISTED FOR THE SAMUEL JOHNSON PRIZE 2013'Dazzling' Sunday Times'Magnificent' Guardian'Sparkling' Daily TelegraphIn the spring of 1839, Britain invaded Afghanistan for the first time. Nearly 20,000 British and East India Company troops poured th…

  • The Silk Roads: A New History of the World - Illustrated Edition

    The Silk Roads: A New History of the World - Illustrated Edition
    av Peter Frankopan

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781547600212

    Set your sails east with this stunningly original new history of the world. Peter Frankopan explores the connections made by people, trade, disease, war, religion, adventure, science and technology in this extraordinary book about how the east marri…

  • The Little Friend

    The Little Friend
    av Donna Tartt

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780747573647

    Twelve-year-old Harriet is doing her best to grow up, which is not easy as her mother is permanently on medication, her father has silently moved to another city, and her serene sister rarely notices anything. All of them are still suffering from th…

  • Designa: Technical Secrets of the Traditional Visual Arts

    Designa: Technical Secrets of the Traditional Visual Arts
    av Adam Tetlow, Daud Sutton, Lisa DeLong

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781620406595

    From the geometric patterns of Islamic art and design to the swirling floral motifs of Celtic art, "Designa" brings together six elegant and insightful short volumes from the Wooden Books series on art and design including "Islamic Design," "Celtic…

  • Akimbo and the Snakes

    Akimbo and the Snakes

    6-9 år Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780747586234

    Akimbo loves his life in Africa. He loves living in the great game reserve where his father is ranger. He is able to see all sorts of wonderful animals. But he doesn't see many snakes - they usually slither away when he gets close. But then his Uncl…

  • The Kite Runner

    The Kite Runner
    av Khaled Hosseini

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781408891339

    A beautiful new limited edition paperback of The Kite Runner, published as part of the Bloomsbury Modern Classics listThe first of the defeated kites whirled out of control. They fell from the sky like shooting stars with brilliant, rippling tails,…

  • Kitchen Confidential

    Kitchen Confidential
    av Anthony Bourdain

    Inbunden - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781582340821

    New York Chef Tony Bourdain gives away secrets of the trade in his wickedly funny, inspiring memoir/expose. Kitchen Confidential reveals what Bourdain calls "twenty-five years of sex, drugs, bad behavior and haute cuisine." Last summer, "The New Yor…

  • Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone

    Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone
    av J.K. Rowling

    Inbunden - 2015 - ISBN: 9781408866191

    Bhi conai ar mhuintir Dursley in uimhir a ceathair Privet Drive ...'The first words of J.K. Rowling's timeless classic are familiar to readers the world over as 'Mr and Mrs Dursley, of number four, Privet Drive ...' Learners and lovers of the Irish…

  • A Table for Friends

    A Table for Friends
    av Skye McAlpine

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526615114

    'This is a beautiful cookbook, full of joyous, life-enriching recipes. I love it.' Nigel Slater'Its collection of foolproof, elegant recipes calls to mind Nigella Lawson at her best' VogueA Table for Friends celebrates the joy of eating with friends…

  • Soviet Visuals

    Soviet Visuals
    av Varia Bortsova

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526628404

    A funny, nostalgic and strange glimpse at life behind the Iron Curtain - from the hit social media account with over 1 million followersWELCOME TO THE USSR PARADE in the latest fashions!MARVEL at the wonders of the space race!DELIGHT in the many fin…

  • A Thousand Splendid Suns

    A Thousand Splendid Suns
    av Khaled Hosseini

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526604750

    THE RICHARD & JUDY NUMBER ONE BESTSELLER'A suspenseful epic' Daily Telegraph'A triumph' Financial Times'Heartbreaking' Mail on Sunday'Deeply moving' Sunday TimesMariam is only fifteen when she is sent to Kabul to marry Rasheed. Nearly two decades la…

  • What Cats Want

    What Cats Want
    av Yuki Hattori

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526623065

    'Cute illustrations and fascinating facts' GUARDIAN 'A perfect gift for any cat lover' Reader Review | 5 STARSCats are so mysterious. What makes them climb into tiny spaces? Why do they sleep that much? And, most of all, how can we give them a good…

  • To Be a Man

    To Be a Man
    av Nicole Krauss

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781408871829

    An electrifying short story collection from 'one of America's most important novelists' (New York Times); the twice Orange Prize-shortlisted author of the bestselling The History of Love A TIME BOOK OF THE YEAR'One of our most formidable talents in…

  • To Be a Man

    To Be a Man
    av Nicole Krauss

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781408871850

    Deftly weaving from one end of life to another - from ageing parents to newborn babies, from a young girl's coming-of-age to an old woman's unexpected delivery of a strange new second youth, from mystery and wonder at a life at its close or at a fut…

  • Restless

    Restless
    av William Boyd

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781408891377

    A beautiful new limited edition paperback of Restless, published as part of the Bloomsbury Modern Classics listShe continued her cross-examination and watched Romer's pleasure grow; he was enjoying this, she saw, and his enjoyment began to anger her…

  • The Rise and Fall of Ancient Egypt

    The Rise and Fall of Ancient Egypt
    av Toby Wilkinson

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781408810026

    This is a story studded with extraordinary achievements and historic moments, from the building of the pyramids and the conquest of Nubia, through Akhenaten's religious revolution, the power and beauty of Nefertiti, the glory of Tutankhamun's burial…

  • A Beginner's Guide to Japan

    A Beginner's Guide to Japan
    av Pico Iyer

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526611512

    Winner of the Edward Stanford Travel Memoir of the Year 2020How does a sushi bar explain a Japanese poem?Why do Japanese couples plan matching outfits for their honeymoon?Why are so many things in Japan the opposite of what we expect?After thirty-tw…

  • More Money Than God

    More Money Than God
    av Sebastian Mallaby

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781408809754

    Wealthy, powerful, and potentially dangerous, hedge-find managers have emerged as the stars of twenty-first century capitalism. Based on unprecedented access to the industry, More Money Than God provides the first authoritative history of hedge fund…

  • Writing on the Wall: Social Media - The First 2,000 Years

    Writing on the Wall: Social Media - The First 2,000 Years
    av Tom Standage

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781620402832

    Papyrus rolls and Twitter have much in common, as each was their generation's signature means of "instant" communication. Indeed, as Tom Standage reveals in his scintillating new book, social media is anything but a new phenomenon. From the papyrus…

  • Sorry For Your Trouble

    Sorry For Your Trouble
    av Richard Ford

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526620026

    'The god of small stories ... A set of polished gems from a master craftsman' Sunday Times'He writes about human beings and their disappointments with unfailing insight' Observer'Finely crafted' Mail on Sunday'American master' Daily TelegraphA woman…

  • Sorry For Your Trouble

    Sorry For Your Trouble
    av Richard Ford

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526620057

    'The god of small stories ... A set of polished gems from a master craftsman' Sunday Times'An American master' Daily TelegraphA woman and man, parted a quarter of a century, reunite in a bar in New Orleans as the St Patrick's Day parade goes by. A g…

  • Swimming in the Dark

    Swimming in the Dark
    av Tomasz Jedrowski

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526604972

    Marvellous, precise, poignant writing; the reader is happy to be overwhelmed. The highest talent at work' SEBASTIAN BARRY 'A lyrical exploration of the conflict between gay love and political conformity. Jedrowski is an authentic new international s…

  • Circles and Squares

    Circles and Squares
    av Caroline Maclean

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781408889688

    A spellbinding portrait of the Hampstead Modernists, threading together the lives, loves, rivalries and ambitions of a group of artists at the heart of an international avant-garde.Hampstead in the 1930s. In this peaceful, verdant London suburb, Bar…

  • Circles and Squares

    Circles and Squares
    av Caroline Maclean

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781408889695

    'Bloomsbury's dead. Long live Hampstead' Daily Telegraph'Riveting ... [The book] fizzes with the creative energy of the times - Maclean is the perfect biographer' Financial Times'From Bauhaus to bohemian love ... the intricate lives and art of inter…

  • Midnight Chicken

    Midnight Chicken
    av Ella Risbridger

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781408867761

    Winner of the Guild of Food Writers General Cookbook Award 2020'A manual for living and a declaration of hope' Nigella Lawson'A moving testimonial to the redemptive power of cooking. Generous, honest and uplifting' Diana HenryThere are lots of ways…

  • Midnight Chicken

    Midnight Chicken
    av Ella Risbridger

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526623898

    'A manual for living and a declaration of hope' - Nigella LawsonThere are lots of ways to start a story, but this one begins with a chicken. Because one night, Ella found herself lying on her kitchen floor, wondering if she would ever get up - and i…

  • Carol

    Carol
    av Patricia Highsmith

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781408808979

    WITH A NEW FOREWORD BY VAL McDERMID Therese is just an ordinary sales assistant working in a New York department store when a beautiful, alluring woman in her thirties walks up to her counter. Standing there, Therese is wholly unprepared for the fir…

  • Let The Great World Spin

    Let The Great World Spin
    av Colum McCann

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781408801185

    It's New York, August 1974: a man is walking in the sky. Between the newly built Twin Towers, the man twirls through the air. Far below, the lives of complete strangers spin towards each other: Corrigan, a radical Irish monk working in the Bronx; Cl…

  • Behind the Enigma

    Behind the Enigma
    av John Ferris

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526605467

    'Fascinating ... This monumental work completes the authorised picture of a century of British intelligence' BEN MACINTYRE, THE TIMES '[A] revelatory look at the world of GCHQ ... There is much in the book that illuminates' Mark Urban, Sunday Times…

  • Behind the Enigma

    Behind the Enigma
    av John Ferris

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526605481

    You know about MI5. You know about MI6.Now uncover the mystery behind Britain's most secretive intelligence agency, in the first ever authorised history of GCHQ.For a hundred years, GCHQ - Government Communications Headquarters - has been at the for…