April 2017

Picture of Found In Translation: How Language Shapes Our Lives and Transforms the World.

Found In Translation: How Language Shapes Our Lives and Transforms the World.

Kelly, Nataly and Zetzsche, Jost.

A treasure trove of interesting and entertaining stories which show how translation and in...

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Picture of The Vision of Frank Lloyd Wright: A Complete Guide to the Designs of an Architectural Genius.

The Vision of Frank Lloyd Wright: A Complete Guide to the Designs of an Architectural Genius.

Heinz, Thomas A.

Offers new insights into the character of this ‘…complex, powerful and at all times confid...

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Picture of Pop Art: A Colourful History.

Pop Art: A Colourful History.

Sooke, Alastair.

It was invented in London and shifted attention from the exalted to the everyday, making a...

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Picture of Perfection Makes Practice: Learning, Emotion, and the Recited Qur'an in Indonesia.

Perfection Makes Practice: Learning, Emotion, and the Recited Qur'an in Indonesia.

Gade, Anna M.

Islam has undergone widespread religious revitalization in Indonesia. Engagement with The ...

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Picture of The Wicked Wit of Charles Dickens.

The Wicked Wit of Charles Dickens.

Klein, Shelley (ed.).

His writing is full of pithy humour, satirical put-downs, and amusing characters. These qu...

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Picture of Queen Victoria: A Life of Contradictions.

Queen Victoria: A Life of Contradictions.

Dennison, Matthew.

A concise look at Victoria’s complicated and psychologically fascinating personality and c...

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Picture of Life and Loss in the Shadow of the Holocaust: A Jewish Family's Untold Story.

Life and Loss in the Shadow of the Holocaust: A Jewish Family's Untold Story.

Boehling, Rebecca L. and Larkey, Uta.

A family's recently discovered correspondence provides the inspiration for this fascinatin...

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Picture of A Brief History of Biographies: From Plutarch to Celebs.

A Brief History of Biographies: From Plutarch to Celebs.

Brown, Andrew.

He argues that modern biographies work by framing life as a struggle against drink, drugs,...

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Picture of Letters to Huldah.

Letters to Huldah.

Hellyer, Jill.

Huldah Turner was Jill Hellyer's English teacher at North Sydney Girls' High School and it...

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Picture of Long Walk to Freedom: The Autobiography of Nelson Mandela.

Long Walk to Freedom: The Autobiography of Nelson Mandela.

Mandela, Nelson.

Mandela has been one of the world’s great moral and political leaders. The story of his li...

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Picture of A Taste for Intrigue: The Multiple Lives of Francois Mitterrand.

A Taste for Intrigue: The Multiple Lives of Francois Mitterrand.

Short, Philip.

In 1981 he became France’s first socialist president. He led his country for 14 years. ‘Pa...

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Picture of How to Live to Be 22.

How to Live to Be 22.

Waterhouse, Keith.

Waterhouse was a well known columnist and wrote the novel Billy Liar

and the play

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Picture of Pulitzer: A Life in Politics, Print and Power.

Pulitzer: A Life in Politics, Print and Power.

Morris, James McGrath.

A very good biography of the Jewish Hungarian immigrant to the USA who became a media baro...

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Picture of My Salinger Year.

My Salinger Year.

Rakoff, Joanna.

At 23 she had left university with dreams of becoming a poet, and moved to New York. She t...

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Picture of Mastering the Art of Soviet Cooking: A Memoir of Food and Longing.

Mastering the Art of Soviet Cooking: A Memoir of Food and Longing.

von Bremzen, Anya.

A tragicomic memoir that I could not put down. She was born in a Moscow apartment where 18...

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Picture of Mad Girl's Love Song: Sylvia Plath and Life Before Ted.

Mad Girl's Love Song: Sylvia Plath and Life Before Ted.

Wilson, Andrew.

This biography draws on interviews with friends and lovers who have never spoken openly ab...

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Picture of Cataloging the World: Paul Otlet and the Birth of the Information Age.

Cataloging the World: Paul Otlet and the Birth of the Information Age.

Wright, Alex.

A captivating biography of Otlet’s prophetic vision of a global networked information syst...

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Picture of Fenn Halflin and the Fearzero.

Fenn Halflin and the Fearzero.

Armour-Chelu, Francesca.

Fenn lives in a flooded world controlled by the ruthless Terra Firma and their cold-bloode...

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Picture of City of Bones: The Mortal Instruments Book 1.

City of Bones: The Mortal Instruments Book 1.

Clare, Cassandra.

A title in the Mortal Instruments series which deals with the world of the Shadowhunters a...

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Picture of The Wrong Book.

The Wrong Book.

Bland, Nick.

A little boy called Nicholas Ickle tries to tell us what the book is about, but the wrong ...

$7.95

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Picture of Sea of Whispers.

Sea of Whispers.

Bowler, Tim.

An exciting story for those aged 10-15 by the Carnegie Medal winning Bowler. When a small ...

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Picture of Raymie Nightingale.

Raymie Nightingale.

DiCamillo, Kate.

Two days ago Raymie's father ran away with a dental hygienist. But Raymie has a plan. If s...

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Picture of The Book of Pearl.

The Book of Pearl.

de Fombelle, Timothee.

Joshua Pearl comes from a world we no longer believe in—that of fairytale. He is trapped i...

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Picture of The Princess in Black.

The Princess in Black.

Hale, Shannon and Dean.

Princess Magnolia is a prim and perfect princess .But when her glitter-stone ring rings, s...

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