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Heroic Failure: Brexit and the Politics of Pain

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by O'Toole, Fintan
'A wildly entertaining but uncomfortable read ... Pitilessly brilliant' JONATHAN COE. 'There will not be much political writing in this or any other year that is carried off with such style' The Times.
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Dictatorland: The Men Who Stole Africa

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by Kenyon, Paul
The dictator who grew so rich on his country's cocoa crop that he built a 35-storey-high basilica in the jungles of the Ivory Coast. The austere, incorruptible leader who has shut Eritrea off from the world in a permanent state of war and conscripted every adult into the armed forces. In Equatorial Guinea, the paranoid despot who thought Hitler was the saviour of Africa and waged a relentless campaign of te...
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The Freedom Artist

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by Okri, Ben
"Where fiction's master of enchantments stares down a real horror, and without blinking or flinching, produces a work of beauty, grace and uncommon power" Marlon James, winner of the Man Booker Prize 2015.
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Crusaders: An Epic History of the Wars for the Holy Lands

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by Jones, Dan
Dan Jones, best-selling chronicler of the Middle Ages, turns his attention to the history of the Crusades the sequence of religious wars fought between the late eleventh century and late medieval periods, in which armies from European Christian states attempted to wrest the Holy Land from Islamic rule, and which have left an enduring imprint on relations between the Muslim world and the West.
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The Cabin in the Mountains: A Norwegian Odyssey

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by Ferguson, Robert
Turf-roofed and wooden-built, offering fresh clean air, peace, isolation and the promise of a day's wood-chopping, hiking or snow-clearing amid amid landscapes of great beauty, the hytte - or wooden cabin home - is a crucial part of the national identity of every Norwegian. In 2016, Robert Ferguson and his wife bought a piece of land high up in the Hardangervidda, the plateau that dominates south-central No...
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Love In No Man's Land

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by Duo Ji Zhuo Ga
An epic saga from Tibet's bestselling author. Perfect for anyone who loved 'The Kite Runner' and 'Wild Swans'. The Changthang Plateau lies in the centre of Tibet. A vast, rolling grassland stippled with azure-blue lakes and ringed by snow peaks, it is home to seven-year-old Gongzha and his family who live, as their ancestors have done for centuries, by herding and hunting. But it is 1967 and the Cul...
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Eight Princesses and a Magic Mirror

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by Farrant, Natasha
Here are eight princesses for the Rebel Girls generation: bold, empowered, full of curiosity, adventure and determined to be true to themselves. Natasha Farrant's original stories are set in different times all around the world, blending modern and traditional storytelling with glowing full colour illustrations by debut artist Lydia Corry in a glorious gift book.
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Ultra: The Underworld of Italian Football

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by Jones, Tobias
Ultras are often compared to punks, Hell's Angels, hooligans or the South American Barras Bravas. But in truth, they are a thoroughly Italian phenomenon... From the author of 'The Dark Heart of Italy', 'Blood on the Altar' and 'A Place of Refuge'.
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Father of Lions: How One Man Defied Isis and Saved Mosul Zoo

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by Callaghan, Louise
"This is an unexpectedly funny and moving book. You might not expect to laugh when reading about ISIS-held Mosul, but through the story of a man who loves both lions and life, Louise Callaghan shows how humour and defiance can counter cruelty, and why both humans and animals crave freedom" Lindsey Hilsum, International Editor, Channel 4 News and author of 'In Extremis': the life of war correspondent Marie C...
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That Sense of Wonder: How to Capture the Miracles of Everyday Life

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by Dimitri, Francesco
How to reclaim wonder in our lives and achieve the good life. All of us experience a sense of wonder at some point in our lives. Perhaps you felt it when you experienced your first kiss; when you grasped the perfectly balanced beauty of an equation; or when you first saw the rose windows of Chartres Cathedral? Whatever the circumstances that triggered the feeling, you were left speechless by this extraordin...
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Skin

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by Reapy, E.M.
This pertinent, timely, intelligent and incredibly compelling exploration of the relationship we have with our own bodies opens in Bali. Natalie, its protagonist, is uncomfortable in her own skin. Her most recent relationship is long since over and she's become disillusioned with her career as a teacher - adopting a tried-and-tested attempt at self-discovery, she packs her bags to go travelling.
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Pachinko

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by Lee, Min Jin
Shortlisted for a 2018 Edward Stanford Travel Writing Award. Yeongdo, Korea 1911. In a small fishing village on the banks of the East Sea, a club-footed, cleft-lipped man marries a fifteen-year-old girl. The couple have one child, their beloved daughter Sunja. When Sunja falls pregnant by a married yakuza, the family face ruin. But then Isak, a Christian minister, offers her a chance of ...
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Swimming with Seals

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by Whitworth, Victoria
This is a memoir of intense physical and personal experience, exploring how swimming with seals, gulls and orcas in the cold waters off Orkney provided Victoria Whitworth with an escape from a series of life crises and helped her to deal with intolerable loss. It is also a treasure chest of history and myth, local folklore and archaeological clues, giving us tantalising glimpses of Pictish and Viking men an...
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Girl. Boy. Sea.

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by Vick, Chris
'A thrilling and a magical book' Sally Gardner. Storm, shipwreck, survival. Chris Vick's novel delves deep into the might and majesty of the unpredictable ocean, the strength of an unlikely friendship between a British boy and a Berber girl and their will to survive against all the odds.
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A State at Any Cost: The Life of David Ben-Gurion

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by Segev, Tom
As the founder of Israel, David Ben-Gurion long ago secured his reputation as a leading figure of the twentieth century. Determined from an early age to create a Jewish state, he took control of the Zionist movement, declared Israel's independence, and navigated his country through wars, controversies and remarkable achievements.
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Rome: Eternal City

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by Addis, Ferdinand
The sweeping story of the city of Rome, told through twenty-two moments that shaped its history. ***A Times History Book of the Year*** 'Vivid, pacey ... Superb' The Times. 'Grand narrative underpinned by serious reading' Guardian. 'Confident, elegant ... Admirably ambitious' Daily Mail. From Romulus and Remus to the films of Fellini, Rome has always exerted a hold on the world's imagination. Now Ferd...
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The Railway Navvies: A History of the Men who Made the Railways

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by Coleman, Terry
This is the definitive story of the men who built the railways - the unknown Victorian labourers who blasted, tunnelled, drank and brawled their way across nineteenth-century England.
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The Fens: Discovering England's Ancient Depths

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by Pryor, Francis
A BBC Radio 4 Book of the Week. "Francis Pryor brings the magic of the Fens to life in a deeply personal and utterly enthralling way" Tony Robinson "Pryor feels the land rather than simply knowing it" Guardian Inland from the Wash, on England's eastern cost, crisscrossed by substantial rivers and punctuated by soaring church spires, are the low-lying, marshy and mysterious Fens. Formed by marine a...
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Safe Houses

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by Fesperman, Dan
West Berlin, October 1979. Helen Abell is a young American, employed by the CIA to oversee a number of safe houses. She arrives in Berlin, expecting excitement and intrigue, and is disappointed to find the city a Cold War backwater.
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Killing State

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by O'Reilly, Judith
"A terrific future-shock thriller" Lee Child What if the person you're ordered to kill is the woman you want to protect? Michael North, assassin and spy-for-hire, is very good at killing bad guys. But what happens when his shadowy bosses at the dark heart of the British government order him to kill a good woman instead? Rising political star, Honor Jones, MP, has started asking dangerous questio...
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