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The Woman in the Window by A. J. Finn Read the opening extract of the brand new A. J. Finn book before its publication on 22/01/2018

Prose: non-fiction books

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Recently Published

Twenty Theatres to See Before You Die by Amber Massie-Blomfield Twenty Theatres to See Before You Die

Twenty Theatres to See Before You Die is a love letter to British theatre. Join Amber Massie-Blomfield as she veers off the beaten track to discover the pasts and present of the UK's most unique performance spaces.
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/11/2017

Oscar Wilde on Life, Love and Money by Colleen Sattler Oscar Wilde on Life, Love and Money

A gift book of the juiciest quotes about life from the 19th Century Irish novelist and playwright Oscar Wilde. Focusing on love, marriage, money, men, women, friendship, intelligence, looks, ageing, conversation, warnings and general wisdom - the book is sure...
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/10/2017

Summoning Pearl Harbor by Alexander Nemerov Summoning Pearl Harbor


Format: Paperback - Released: 24/10/2017

Courage Is Contagious And Other Reasons to Be Grateful for Michelle Obama by Nick Haramis Courage Is Contagious And Other Reasons to Be Grateful for Michelle Obama


Format: Hardback - Released: 24/10/2017

Art, Sex and Politics at the Early Georgian Court An Eighteenth-Century Lady-in-Waiting's 'Collection of Pictures' by Eric Weichel Art, Sex and Politics at the Early Georgian Court An Eighteenth-Century Lady-in-Waiting's 'Collection of Pictures'

A provocative letter from a prominent eighteenth-century British noblewoman, Henrietta Howard, to her close friend Mary Hervey is a rare survivor of the informal, collaborative satires created by court women in this period. This particular June 1729 artifact contains a...
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/10/2017

India's Vibgyor Man Select Writings and Speeches of L.M. Singhvi by Abhishek Manu (Senior Advocate, Supreme Court of India) Singhvi India's Vibgyor Man Select Writings and Speeches of L.M. Singhvi
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This book aims to highlight the scholarly contribution of Dr L.M. Singhvi in different fields of human activities such as law, diplomacy, democracy, and literature. The work is a thematic compilation of his unpublished papers and lectures, which address issues...
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/10/2017

Why Can't Everything Just Stay the Same? And Other Things I Shout When I Can't Cope by Stefanie Preissner Why Can't Everything Just Stay the Same? And Other Things I Shout When I Can't Cope

First book from the creator of hit TV series Can't Cope/Won't Cope
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/10/2017

Last Kiss by F. Scott Fitzgerald Last Kiss

Last Kiss brings together a variety of Fitzgerald's writings from throughout his career, including drama, poems, book reviews, short stories, and journalism.
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/09/2017

Coming Soon

Selected Writings of James Fitzjames Stephen Liberty, Equality, Fraternity by Julia (Durham University) Stapleton Selected Writings of James Fitzjames Stephen Liberty, Equality, Fraternity

This is the first critical edition of James Fitzjames Stephen's Liberty, Equality, Fraternity, a systematic attack on J. S. Mill's later social and political thought. It raises significant questions concerning the limits of tolerance, the relationship between liberty and individuality,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/11/2017

Of All That Ends by Gunter Grass Of All That Ends

The final work of Nobel Prize-winning writer Gunter Grass - a witty and elegiac series of meditations on writing, growing old, and the world. In a striking interplay of poetry, lyric prose and drawings, Grass creates his final, major work...
Format: Paperback - Released: 27/11/2017

C. Day-Lewis: The Golden Bridle Selected Prose by Albert (William Robertson Coe Professor of American Literature, Emeritus, Stanford University) Gelpi C. Day-Lewis: The Golden Bridle Selected Prose
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A selection of the prose writings of the poet and novelist Cecil Day-Lewis (1904-72), poet laureate and Oxford professor of poetry, who published more than twenty volumes of poetry in his lifetime.
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/11/2017

Irish Political Writings after 1725 A Modest Proposal and Other Works by Jonathan Swift Irish Political Writings after 1725 A Modest Proposal and Other Works

The first fully annotated, contextualised, and textually authoritative edition of Swift's Irish prose writings from 1726 to 1738.
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/11/2017

Reason and Lovelessness Essays, Reviews & Encounters, 1985-2015 by Barry Hill Reason and Lovelessness Essays, Reviews & Encounters, 1985-2015


Format: Paperback - Released: 11/12/2017

Surviving Execution A Miscarriage of Justice and the Fight to End the Death Penalty by Ian Woods Surviving Execution A Miscarriage of Justice and the Fight to End the Death Penalty

A gripping true-crime story of an innocent man on death row, and the prisoner's campaign, with a Sky journalist, to end the death penalty
Format: Paperback - Released: 04/01/2018

When The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing by Daniel H. Pink When The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing

When unlocks the scientific secrets to good timing to help you flourish at work, school, and at home; from the internationally bestselling author of Drive and To Sell is Human
Format: Hardback - Released: 09/01/2018

When The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing by Daniel H. Pink When The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing

When unlocks the scientific secrets to good timing to help you flourish at work, school, and at home; from the internationally bestselling author of Drive and To Sell is Human
Format: Paperback - Released: 09/01/2018

Lost Connections Uncovering the Real Causes of Depression - and the Unexpected Solutions by Johann Hari Lost Connections Uncovering the Real Causes of Depression - and the Unexpected Solutions

From the New York Times bestselling author of Chasing the Scream, a radically new way of thinking about depression and anxiety What really causes depression and anxiety - and how can we really solve them? Award-winning journalist Johann Hari suffered...
Format: Paperback - Released: 11/01/2018

Lost Connections Uncovering the Real Causes of Depression - and the Unexpected Solutions by Johann Hari Lost Connections Uncovering the Real Causes of Depression - and the Unexpected Solutions

From the New York Times bestselling author of Chasing the Scream, a radically new way of thinking about depression and anxiety What really causes depression and anxiety - and how can we really solve them? Award-winning journalist Johann Hari suffered...
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/01/2018

The Ruin of Kasch by Roberto Calasso The Ruin of Kasch

A sparkling new translation of the classic work on violence and revolution as seen through mythology and artThe Ruin of Kasch takes up two subjects: the first is Talleyrand, and the second is everything else, wrote Italo Calvino when the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 25/01/2018

Raising a Smile Selected Non-Fiction by Kingsley Amis Raising a Smile Selected Non-Fiction

Raising A Smile: Selected Non-fiction.
Format: Hardback - Released: 25/01/2018

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Timekeepers How the World Became Obsessed With Time by Simon Garfield Timekeepers How the World Became Obsessed With Time

A witty and entertaining journey through time from the bestselling author of Just My Type and On the Map
Format: Paperback - Released: 06/07/2017

Peaks and Troughs In at the Deep End, High in the Hills by Nick Perry Peaks and Troughs In at the Deep End, High in the Hills

The Good Life meets Withnail and I in this funny nostalgic memoir
Format: Paperback - Released: 04/07/2017

Jane Austen: Illustrated Quotations by The Bodleian Library Jane Austen: Illustrated Quotations

`Here I am once more in this Scene of Dissipation and vice, and I begin to find already my Morals corrupted.' Drawing together fifty quotations from Jane Austen's letters and novels with vibrant illustrations which illuminate everyday aspects of life...
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/07/2017

Paving a Positive Path To The Future: Lessons in Anger Management by Debbie A Heaton Paving a Positive Path To The Future: Lessons in Anger Management

Life without difficulties and conflicts is impossible; and if it were achievable, it would cause intellectual and emotional stagnation.
Format: Paperback - Released: 29/06/2017

Literary Activism Perspectives by Amit Chaudhuri Literary Activism Perspectives

Literary Activism - activism that revisits and interrogates an idea of literature - emerges from a radically altered landscape for both publishing and academia, where market pressures are effecting changes - on language, on the measuring of value, on the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/06/2017

London Perceived A Portrait of the City by V.S. Pritchett London Perceived A Portrait of the City


Format: Paperback - Released: 28/06/2017

Twisted Wires by Twisted Wires

Twisted Wires refers to the crazy mixed up world of addiction.
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/05/2017

The Art of Selling Lemons by The Art of Selling Lemons

Imagine if you will, that Earth is visited by handful of aliens. Their powers are awesome, and they are telepathic.
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/05/2017

Twisted Wires by Twisted Wires

Twisted Wires refers to the crazy mixed up world of addiction.
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/05/2017

The Art of Selling Lemons by The Art of Selling Lemons

Imagine if you will, that Earth is visited by handful of aliens. Their powers are awesome, and they are telepathic.
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/05/2017

John Muir A Miscellany by John Muir A Miscellany


Format: Paperback - Released: 31/05/2017

Theft by Finding Diaries: Volume One by David Sedaris Theft by Finding Diaries: Volume One

*A new roundup of personal essays from the #1 bestselling writer Time named America's Favorite Humorist.
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/05/2017

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