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It's All in Your Head True Stories of Imaginary Illness
Dr. Suzanne O'Sullivan
We accept our hearts can flutter with excitement and our brows can sweat with nerves, but on this journey into the very real world of psychosomatic illness, Suzanne O'Sullivan finds the secrets we are all capable of keeping from ourselves.
Format: Paperback - Released: 14/04/2016
The Evolution of Everything How Small Changes Transform Our World
Matt Ridley explores the Theory of Evolution in Everything from Religion to Politics and the Internet. He highlights how Top-Down thinking such as big Government and Central Banks will fail and strangle sense at birth and it is bottom up...
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/05/2016
The Agile Mind How Your Brain Makes Creativity Happen
Demystifies the preconceptions we often have about how our brains function to show how creativity really works, and how we can make it work even better. Join the authors on a fun and amazing journey into the deepest reaches of...
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/05/2016
The Wood for the Trees One Man's Long View of Nature
Richard A. Fortey
From one of our greatest science writers, this biography of a beech-and-bluebell wood through diverse moods and changing seasons combines stunning natural history with the ancient history of the countryside to tell the full story of the British landscape. The...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/05/2016
What We Cannot Know
Marcus du Sautoy
Britain's most famous mathematician takes us to the edge of knowledge to show us what we cannot know. Science is king. Every week, headlines announce new breakthroughs in our understanding of the universe, new technologies that will transform our environment,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 19/05/2016
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