In this letter to his teenage daughter, one of the world's most famous economists uses vivid stories to explain what economics is and why it is so dangerous. What is money and why does debt exist? Where do wealth and in... read more

Talking to my Daughter About the Economy: A Brief History of Capitalism
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Awards:Short-listed for The Gordon Burn Prize 2017 (UK).

Twenty-five years after she left, Kassabova returns to Bulgaria to explore the border it shares with Turkey and Greece in an immersive travel narrative that is also a shadow history of the Cold War, a sideways look at the migration crisis troubling Europe, and a deep, witchy descent into interior and exterior geographies.

Border: A Journey to the Edge of Europe
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Reading Level:Children's - Grade 2-3, Age 7-8

Based on the New York Times best seller and the most crowdfunded original book in Kickstarter history Show girls that they can be anything they want to be with this postca... read more

Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls
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From the CEO of Microsoft, Satya Nadella is the inspiring account of the transformation of an organisation and the coming transformation of humanity. As told by Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella, Hit Refresh is the story of corporate change and reinvention as well as the story of Nad... read more

Hit Refresh
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Across the globe, the so-called Big Four accounting and audit firms - Deloitte, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Ernst & Young, and KPMG - are massively influential. Together, they earn more than US$100 billion annually a... read more

The Big Four: The Curious History and Perilous Future of a Global Monopoly
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Awards:Shortlisted for James Tait Black Memorial Prize (Biography) 2014 and William Hill Sports Book of the Year 2013.

Cast aside by his family at an early age, abandoned and left to fend for himself in the woods of Washington State, young Joe Rantz turns to rowing as a way of escaping his past. What follows is an extraordinary journey, as Joe and eight other working-class boys exch... read more

The Boys in the Boat
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`No civilization, no matter how mighty it may appear to itself, is indestructible.' -Niall Ferguson `We do not need to invent the world anew. The international order established by the United States after World War II is in need of expansion and repair, but not... read more

The End of the Liberal Order?
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World-renowned dog behaviourist and psychologist Mark Vette (of Driving Dogs and Flying Dogs fame) shows you how to transform your dog and create a harmonious life-long bond. This book looks at how the dog evolved from the wolf, and... read more

Dog Zen: Everything You Need to Know to Transform Your Dog
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In the tradition of Agent Zigzag comes this breathtaking biography, as fast-paced and emotionally intuitive as the very best spy thrillers, which illuminates an unsung hero of the French Resistance during World War II--R... read more

Nophoto
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Apostrophes are a pain. The rules about how to use them are complicated, and have evolved haphazardly. Originally written as advice by a copywriter for designers - who tend to insert and remove apostrophes at will, for visual effect - this is a light-hearted pocket-s... read more

Fucking Apostrophes
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Mark Forsyth - author of the Sunday Times Number One bestseller The Etymologicon - reveals in this essay, specially commissioned for Independent Booksellers Week, the most valuable thing about a really good booksh... read more

The Unknown Unknown: Bookshops and the Delight of Not Getting What You Wanted
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“In the past, for reasons I try to explain, I’ve often felt I had to be careful in public, like I was up on a wire without a net. Now I’m letting my guard down.” —Hillary Rodham Clinton, from the introduction of What Happened For the first tim... read more

What Happened
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