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Rawblood by Catriona Ward Mayday! A History of Flight Through its Martyrs, Oddballs, and Daredevils by David Darling Vargic's Miscellany of Curious Maps Mapping Out the Modern World by Martin Vargic Whispers Through a Megaphone by Rachel Elliott In Order to Live A North Korean Girl's Journey to Freedom by Yeonmi Park

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06 Oct Lord Tennyson died 1892. Much better known as "Alfred, Lord Tennyson," he was Poet Laureate of the United Kingdom during much of Queen Victoria's reign and remains one of the most popular poets in the English language.
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  5. Wonders of the Universe by Brian Cox, Andrew Cohen
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  7. Muse by Jonathan Galassi
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  10. You Can't Say That : Memoirs by Ken Livingstone
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