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  • Intimations

    Intimations

    Pocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780241492383

     'There will be many books written about the year 2020: historical, analytic, political and comprehensive accounts. This is not any of those - the year isn't half-way done. What I've tried to do is organize some of the feelings and thoughts that eve…

  • Animal farm

    Animal farm
    av George Orwell

    Pocket - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141036137

    Mr Jones of Manor Farm is so lazy and drunken that one day he forgets to feed his livestock. The ensuing rebellion under the leadership of the pigs Napoleon and Wellington leads to the animals taking over the farm. Vowing to eliminate the terrible i…

  • Animal Farm

    Animal Farm
    av George Orwell

    Pocket - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140817690

    Having got rid of their human master, the animals in this political fable look forward to a life of freedom and plenty. But as a clever, ruthless elite takes control, the other animals find themselves hopelessly ensnared in the same old way.

  • Animal farm

    Animal farm
    (1 recension)

    Pocket - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141182704

    When the downtrodden animals of Manor Farm overthrow their master Mr Jones and take over the farm themselves, they imagine it is the beginning of a life of freedom and equality. But gradually a cunning, ruthless elite among them, masterminded by the…

  • Catcher in the Rye

    Catcher in the Rye
    av J. D. Salinger

    Pocket - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780241950425

    "The Catcher in Rye" is the ultimate novel for disaffected youth, but it's relevant to all ages. The story is told by Holden Caulfield, a seventeen- year-old dropout who has just been kicked out of his fourth school. Throughout, Holden dissects the…

  • Catcher in the rye

    Catcher in the rye
    av J. D. Salinger

    Pocket - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780241950432

    A 16-year old American boy relates in his own words the experiences he goes through at school and after, and reveals with unusual candour the workings of his own mind. What does a boy in his teens think and feel about his teachers, parents, friends…

  • Pride and prejudice

    Pride and prejudice
    av Jane Austen

    Pocket - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141199078

    When Elizabeth Bennet first meets eligible bachelor Fitzwilliam Darcy, she thinks him arrogant and conceited; he is indifferent to her good looks and lively mind. When she later discovers that Darcy has involved himself in troubled relationship betw…

  • Pride and Prejudice

    Pride and Prejudice
    av Jane Austen

    Pocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141330167

    When two rich young gentlemen move to town, they don't go unnoticed - especially when Mrs Bennett vows to have one of her five daughters marry into their fortunes. But love, as Jane and Elizabeth Bennett soon discover, is rarely straightforward, and…

  • The black swan

    The black swan
    av Nassim Nicholas Taleb

    Pocket - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141034591

    What have the invention of the wheel, Pompeii, the Wall Street Crash, Harry Potter and the internet got in common? Why are all forecasters con-artists? What can Catherine the Great's lovers tell us about probability? And, why should you never run fo…

  • Why We Sleep

    Why We Sleep
    av Matthew Walker

    Pocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141983769

    'Astonishing ... an amazing book ... absolutely chocker full of things that we need to know' Chris Evans 'Matthew Walker is probably one of the most influential people on the planet' Evening Standard THE #1 SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER TLS, OBSERVER, S…

  • Antifragile

    Antifragile
    av Nassim Nicholas Taleb

    Pocket - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141038223

    "The hottest thinker in the world". (Bryan Appleyard, "Sunday Times"). In "The Black Swan", Taleb showed us that highly improbable and unpredictable events underlie almost everything about our world. Here Taleb stands uncertainty on its head, making…

  • Quick & Easy 5-Ingredient Food

    Quick & Easy 5-Ingredient Food
    av Jamie Oliver

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780718187729

    It's all about making the journey to good food, super-simple. Every recipe uses just five key ingredients, ensuring you can get a plate of food together fast, whether it's finished and on the table super-quickly, or after minimal hands-on prep, you'…

  • New Earth

    New Earth
    av Eckhart Tolle

    Pocket - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141039411

    Illuminating, enlightening, and uplifting, A New Earth is a profoundly spiritual guide to creating a better way of living and a better world to live in. Building on the astonishing success of The Power of Now, Eckhart Tolle presents readers with an…

  • Burnt Sugar

    Burnt Sugar
    av Avni Doshi

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780241441510

     'Precisely written, resolutely unsentimental... A compelling book, beautifully written and with startling imagery - emotionally wrenching and poignant in equal measure' The Booker Prize Judges 2020.In her youth, Tara was wild. She abandoned her arr…

  • Rowley Jefferson's Awesome Friendly Adventure

    Rowley Jefferson's Awesome Friendly Adventure
    av Jeff Kinney

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780241458815

    You've never seen the Wimpy Kid World like this before - an entirely new, awesome, friendly, truly fantastic fantasy quest from #1 international bestselling author Jeff Kinney!From the imagination of Wimpy Kid's Rowley Jefferson comes an adventure o…

  • Mythos

    Mythos
    av Stephen Fry

    Pocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781405934138

    In Stephen Fry's vivid retelling we gaze in wonder as wise Athena is born from the cracking open of the great head of Zeus and follow doomed Persephone into the dark and lonely realm of the Underworld. We shiver when Pandora opens her jar of evil to…

  • Skin in the Game

    Skin in the Game
    av Nassim Nicholas Taleb

    Pocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141982656

    Why should we never listen to people who explain rather than do? Why do companies go bust? How is it that we have more slaves today than in Roman times? Why does imposing democracy on other countries never work?The answer: too many people running th…

  • Nineteen Eighty-Four

    Nineteen Eighty-Four
    av George Orwell

    Pocket - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141036144

    Winston Smith works for the Ministry of Truth in London, chief city of Airstrip One. Big Brother stares out from every poster, the Thought Police uncover every act of betrayal. When Winston finds love with Julia, he discovers that life does not have…

  • Nineteen Eighty-Four

    Nineteen Eighty-Four
    av George Orwell

    Pocket - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141393049

    George Orwell's dystopian masterpiece, Nineteen Eighty-Four is perhaps the most pervasively influential book of the twentieth century, making famous Big Brother, newspeak and Room 101. 'Who controls the past controls the future: who controls the pre…

  • Nineteen Eighty-Four

    Nineteen Eighty-Four
    av George Orwell

    Pocket - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141187761

    Hidden away in the Record Department of the Ministry of Truth, Winston Smith rewrites the past to suit the needs of the Party. Yet he inwardly rebels against the totalitarian world he lives in, which demands absolute obedience and controls him throu…

  • Fooled by Randomness

    Fooled by Randomness
    av Nassim Nicholas Taleb

    Pocket - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141031484

    Everyone wants to succeed in life. But what causes some of us to be more successful than others? Is it really down to skill and strategy - or something altogether more unpredictable? This book intends to change the way you think about business and t…

  • Haunting of Hill House

    Haunting of Hill House

    Pocket - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141191447

    Four seekers have arrived at the rambling old pile known as Hill House: Dr Montague, an occult scholar looking for solid evidence of psychic phenomena; Theodora, his lovely assistant; Luke, the future inheritor of the estate; and Eleanor, a friendle…

  • A Promised Land

    A Promised Land
    av Barack Obama, Barack Obama

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780241491515

    A riveting, deeply personal account of history in the making-from the president who inspired us to believe in the power of democracy In the stirring, highly anticipated first volume of his presidential memoirs, Barack Obama tells the story of his im…

  • How to Change Your Mind

    How to Change Your Mind
    av Michael Pollan

    Pocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141985138

    Diving deep into an extraordinary world - from shamans and magic mushroom hunts to the pioneering labs mapping our brains - and putting himself forward as a guinea-pig, Michael Pollan has written a remarkable history of psychedelics and a compelling…

  • Secret History

    Secret History
    av Donna Tartt

    Pocket - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140167771

    A misfit at an exclusive New England college, Richard finds kindred spirits in the five eccentric students of his ancient Greek class. But his new friends have a horrific secret. When blackmail and violence threaten to blow their privileged lives ap…

  • Matilda

    Matilda

    Pocket - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141365466

    Phizz-whizzing new branding for the world's No.1 storyteller, Roald Dahl! Exciting, bold and instantly recognisable with Quentin Blake's inimitable artwork. Matilda Wormwood's father thinks she's a little scab. Matilda's mother spends all afternoon…

  • Frankenstein

    Frankenstein
    av Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley

    Pocket - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141198965

    This is the "Penguin English Library Edition" of "Frankenstein" by Mary Shelley. 'Never did I behold a vision so horrible as his face, of such loathsome, yet appalling hideousness'.A twisted, upside-down creation myth, Mary Shelley's chilling Gothic…

  • Wuthering heights

    Wuthering heights
    av Emily Bronte

    Pocket - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141199085

    This is the "Penguin English Library Edition" of "Wuthering Heights" by Emily Bronte. "May you not rest, as long as I am living. You said I killed you - haunt me, then". Lockwood, the new tenant of Thrushcross Grange on the bleak Yorkshire moors, is…

  • Just Like You

    Just Like You
    av Nick Hornby

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780241338575

    Lucy married just the sort of man you might expect: a university graduate who runs his own business. Unfortunately he turned out to have serious dependency issues. Joseph is shaking off the memory of his last date, a girl who ticked all the right bo…

  • Becoming

    Becoming
    av Michelle Obama

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780241334140

    An intimate, powerful, and inspiring memoir by the former First Lady of the United States In a life filled with meaning and accomplishment, Michelle Obama has emerged as one of the most iconic and compelling women of our era. As First Lady of the Un…

  • Transcendent Kingdom

    Transcendent Kingdom
    av Yaa Gyasi

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780241433386

    As a child Gifty would ask her parents to tell the story of their journey from Ghana to Alabama, seeking escape in myths of heroism and romance. When her father and brother succumb to the hard reality of immigrant life in the American South, their f…

  • Me Before You

    Me Before You
    av Jojo Moyes

    Pocket - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780718157838

    Lou Clark knows lots of things. She knows how many footsteps there are between the bus stop and home. She knows she likes working in The Buttered Bun tea shop and she knows she might not love her boyfriend Patrick. What Lou doesn't know is she's abo…

  • The Fault in Our Stars

    The Fault in Our Stars
    av John Green

    Pocket - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141345659

    Despite the tumor-shrinking medical miracle that has bought her a few years, Hazel has never been anything but terminal, her final chapter inscribed upon diagnosis. But when a gorgeous plot twist named Augustus Waters suddenly appears at Cancer Kid…

  • Digital Minimalism

    Digital Minimalism
    av Cal Newport

    Pocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780241453575

     The urge to pick up our phones every few minutes has become a nervous twitch that shatters our time into shards too small to be present. Our addiction to tech leaves us feeling exhausted and overwhelmed. But it doesn't have to be that way.In this t…

  • Buddha in the Attic

    Buddha in the Attic
    av Julie Otsuka

    Pocket - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780241956489

    Between the first and second world wars a group of young, non-English-speaking Japanese women travelled by boat to America. They were picture brides, clutching photos of husbands-to-be whom they had yet to meet.

  • Jane Eyre

    Jane Eyre
    av Charlotte Bronte

    Pocket - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141198859

    The more solitary, the more friendless, the more unsustained I am, the more I will respect myself. This is a story of a defiant, fiercely intelligent woman who refuses to accept her appointed place in society and instead finds love on her own terms…

  • Things Fall Apart

    Things Fall Apart
    av Chinua Achebe

    Pocket - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141023380

    Okonowo is the greatest warrior alive. His fame has spread like a bushfire in West Africa and he is one of the most powerful men of his clan. But he also has a fiery temper. Determined not to be like his father, he refuses to show weakness to anyone…

  • Wreck This Journal

    Wreck This Journal
    av Keri Smith

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141976143

    Suitable for those who've always wanted to draw outside the lines but were afraid to do it, this title features a subversive collection of suggestions, asking readers to muster up their best mistake - and mess-making abilities to fill the pages of t…

  • The Art of Statistics

    The Art of Statistics
    av David Spiegelhalter

    Pocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780241258767

     Statistics has played a leading role in our scientific understanding of the world for centuries, yet we are all familiar with the way statistical claims can be sensationalised, particularly in the media. In the age of big data, as data science beco…

  • One hundred years of solitude

    One hundred years of solitude
    av Gabriel Garcia Marquez

    Pocket - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141184999

    Reissue in Penguin Modern Classics. One of the 20th century's enduring works, One Hundred Years of Solitude is a widely beloved and acclaimed novel known throughout the world, and the ultimate achievement in a Nobel Prize–winning career. The n…

  • Life 3.0

    Life 3.0
    av Max Tegmark

    Pocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141981802

    Al is the future - but what will that future look like? Will superhuman intelligence be our slave, or become our god? Taking us to the heart of the latest thinking about AI, Max Tegmark, the MIT professor whose work has helped mainstream research on…

  • Kissing Booth 2: Going the Distance

    Kissing Booth 2: Going the Distance
    av Beth Reekles

    Pocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780241413227

     Elle Evans seems to have finally tamed hotter-than-hot bad boy Noah Flynn, but now they're facing a new challenge. Noah's 3,000 miles away at Harvard, which means they're officially a long-distance couple - and it's tough.After all, there's only so…

  • Breakfast at Tiffany's

    Breakfast at Tiffany's
    av Truman Capote

    Pocket - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780241951453

    "What I've found does the most good is just to get into a taxi and go to Tiffany's. It calms me down right away, the quietness and the proud look of it; nothing very bad could happen to you there, not with those kind men in their nice suits..." Meet…

  • Breakfast at Tiffany's

    Breakfast at Tiffany's
    av Truman Capote

    Pocket - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141182797

    Immortalised by Audrey Hepburn's sparkling performance in the 1961 film of the same name, Breakfast at Tiffany's is Truman Capote's timeless portrait of tragicomic cultural icon Holly Golightly, published in Penguin Modern Classics. It's New York in…

  • Daring Greatly

    Daring Greatly
    av Brene Brown

    Pocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780241257401

    Every time we are introduced to someone new, try to be creative, or start a difficult conversation, we take a risk. We feel exposed. Most of us try to fight those feelings, we strive to appear perfect. In this book, the author challenges everything…

  • Children of Ash and Elm

    Children of Ash and Elm
    av Neil Price

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780241283981

     The 'Viking Age' is traditionally held to begin in June 793 when Scandinavian raiders attacked the monastery of Lindisfarne in Northumbria, and to end in September 1066, when King Harald Hardrada of Norway died leading the charge against the Englis…

  • Homegoing

    Homegoing
    av Yaa Gyasi

    Pocket - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780241980446

    Effia and Esi: two sisters with two very different destinies. One sold into slavery; one a slave trader's wife. The consequences of their fate reverberate through the generations that follow. Taking us from the Gold Coast of Africa to the cotton-pic…

  • Persuasion

    Persuasion
    av Jane Austen

    Pocket - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141198835

    Tells the story of Anne Elliot, who, persuaded to break off her engagement to the man she loved because he was not successful enough, has never forgotten him. When he returns, he brings with him a tantalizing second chance of happiness.

  • The Beach

    The Beach
    av Alex Garland

    Pocket - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780241954508

    Late at night in a seedy hotel, Richard is drawn into a strange conversation with a fellow guest. Through a narrow strip of mosquito netting he hears for the first time of a secret beach, and island Garden of Eden hidden somewhere in the scattered i…

  • Lolita

    Lolita
    av Vladimir Nabokov

    Pocket - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780241951644

    "Lolita, light of my life, fire of my loins. My sin, my soul. Lo-lee-ta: the tip of my tongue taking a trip of three steps down the palate to tap, at three, on the teeth. Lo. Lee. Ta." Humbert Humbert is a middle-aged, frustrated college professor.…

  • Lolita

    Lolita
    av Vladimir Nabokov

    Pocket - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141023496

    Humbert Humbert is a middle-aged, fastidious college professor. He also likes little girls. And none more so than Lolita, who he'll do anything to possess. Is he in love or insane? A silver-tongued poet or a pervert? A tortured soul or a monster? ..…

  • The Master's Tools Will Never Dismantle the Master's House

    The Master's Tools Will Never Dismantle the Master's House
    av Audre Lorde

    Pocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780241339725

    Penguin Modern: fifty new books celebrating the pioneering spirit of the iconic Penguin Modern Classics series, with each one offering a concentrated hit of its contemporary, international flavour. Here are authors ranging from Kathy Acker to James…

  • Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief

    Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief
    av Rick Riordan

    Pocket - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141346809

    Half boy. Half God. All Hero. Look, I didn't want to be a half-blood. I never asked to be the son of a Greek God. I was just a normal kid, going to school, playing basketball, skateboarding. The usual. Until I accidentally vaporized my maths teacher…

  • Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Getaway

    Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Getaway
    av Jeff Kinney

    Pocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141385259

    Greg Heffley and his family are getting out of town in the twelfth instalment of Jeff Kinney's bestselling series. With the cold weather setting in and the stress of the Christmas holiday approaching, the Heffleys decide to escape to a tropical isla…

  • Diary of a Wimpy Kid

    Diary of a Wimpy Kid
    av Jeff Kinney

    Pocket - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141324906

    Greg Heffley finds himself thrust into a new year and a new school where undersize weaklings share the corridors with kids who are taller, meaner and already shaving. Desperate to prove his new found maturity, which only going up a grade can bring,…

  • More Than A Woman

    More Than A Woman
    av Caitlin Moran

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781529102765

    A decade ago, Caitlin Moran thought she had it all figured out. Her instant bestseller How to Be a Woman was a game-changing take on feminism, the patriarchy, and the general 'hoo-ha' of becoming a woman. Back then, she firmly believed 'the difficul…

  • Beach Read

    Beach Read
    av Emily Henry

    Pocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780241989524

    Jasmine Guillory, author of The Proposal' A clever and witty novel that will make your nerve-endings sigh with happiness' Debbie Viggiano, author of Willow's Wedding Vows'My first novel by Emily Henry and I loved it, look forward to reading more by…

  • The Value of Everything

    The Value of Everything
    av Mariana Mazzucato

    Pocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141980768

    A scathing indictment of our current global financial system, 'The Value of Everything' rigorously scrutinizes the way in which economic value has been accounted and reveals how economic theory has failed to clearly delineate the difference between…