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A History of the World in 21 Women: A Personal Selection

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by Murray, Jenni
Jenni Murray gives the lie to Thomas Carlyle's infamous declaration that `the history of the world is but the biography of great men.' Women have played just as great a role in the story of humankind, only for their own tales to be marginalised, censored and forgotten. Their names should be shouted from the rooftops.
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Footnotes: A Journey Round Britain in the Company of Great Writers

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by Fiennes, Peter
Every journey has its stories. Beginning with Enid Blyton and childhood in the Isle of Purbeck, Peter Fiennes embarks on a unique exploration of Britain. He follows in the footsteps of some our greatest writers, tracing the paths recorded in their books, journals and diaries, and looks for the country they knew. How much has time changed us? And has it been for better, or worse? Are we trapped in the ...
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An American Marriage

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by Jones, Tayari
Winner of the Women's Prize for Fiction 2019 'A moving portrayal of the effects of a wrongful conviction on a young African-American couple.' - Barack Obama Newlyweds Celestial and Roy are the embodiment of the American Dream. He is a young executive, and she is an artist on the brink of an exciting career. Until one day they are ripped apart by circumstances neither could have imagin...
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Posh Boys: How the English Public Schools Ruin Britain

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by Verkaik, Robert
"The latest in the series of powerful books on the divisions in modern Britain, and will take its place on many bookshelves beside Reni Eddo-Lodge's 'Why I'm No Longer Talking to White People About Race' and Owen Jones's 'Chavs'." Andrew Marr, Sunday Times
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The Fabulists: The World's New Rulers, Their Myths and the Struggle Against Them

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by Peel, Michael
What do Rodrigo Duterte, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and Aung San Suu Kyi have in common? Politicians around the world are weaving their own heroic fictions - the strongmen, the apparently enlightened, apparently liberal reformers, the smiling kings and autocrats, the proud defenders of bygone empires. Used properly, these stories can act as a glue to bind us to one another as a community. But some ...
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Solovyov and Larionov

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by Vodolazkin, Eugene
A groundbreaking and gripping literary detective novel Larionov. A general of the Imperial Russian Army who mysteriously avoided execution by the Bolsheviks when they swept to power and went on to live a long life in Yalta, leaving behind a vast heritage of memoirs. Solovyov. The young history student who travels to Crimea, determined to find out how Larionov evaded capture after the 1917 revolution. ...
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The Hidden

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by Chamberlain, Mary
Her heart died in the war - can she breathe new life to it? Dora Simon and Joe O'Cleary live in separate countries, accepting of their twilight years. But their monochrome worlds are abruptly upended by the arrival of Barbara Hummel, who is determined to identify the mysterious woman whose photograph she has found among her mother's possessions. Forced to confront a time they thought buried in the pas...
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A People's History of Heaven

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by Subramanian, Mathangi
A politically driven graffiti artist. A transgender Christian convert. A blind girl who loves to dance. A queer daughter of a hijabi union leader. These are some of the young women whom readers will come to love in the phenomenal novel, 'A People's History of Heaven'.
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Dictator Literature

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by Daniel Kalder
A Book of the Year for The Times and the Sunday Times ‘The writer is the engineer of the human soul,’ claimed Stalin. Although one wonders how many found nourishment in Turkmenbashi’s Book of the Soul (once required reading for driving tests in Turkmenistan), not to mention Stalin’s own poetry. Certainly, to be considered great, a dictator must write, and write a lot. Mao had his Little Red Book, Mussoli...
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Kintu

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by Makumbi, Jennifer Nansubuga
Shortlisted for the 2019 Edward Stanford Travel Writing Award for Fiction, with a Sense of Place The breathtaking debut from the winner of the Commonwealth Short Story Prize and the Windham-Campbell Prize for Fiction 2018 'A soaring and sublime epic. One of those great stories that was just waiting to be told.' (Marlon James, Man Booker Prize-winning author of A Brief History of Seven...
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The Day I Found You

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by Freitas, Pedro Chagas
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The Last London: True Fictions from an Unreal City

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by Sinclair, Iain
A New Statesman Book of the Year London. A city apart. Inimitable. Or so it once seemed. Spiralling from the outer limits of the Overground to the pinnacle of the Shard, Iain Sinclair encounters a metropolis stretched beyond recognition. The vestiges of secret tunnels, the ghosts of saints and lost poets lie buried by developments, the cycling revolution and Brexit. An electrifying final odyssey, The ...
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The Biggest Prison on Earth: A History of the Occupied Territories

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by Pappe, Ilan
Shortlisted for the Palestine Book Awards 2017 A powerful, groundbreaking history of the Occupied Territories from one of Israel's most influential historians From the author of the bestselling study of the 1948 War of Independence comes an incisive look at the Occupied Territories, picking up the story where 'The Ethnic Cleansing of Palestine' left off. In this comprehensive exploration of one of ...
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In the Shadow of Wolves

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by Slepikas, Alvydas
Winner of the Georg Dehio Book Prize 2018 The Second World War is drawing to a close, but the world is far from safe. Left to fend for themselves, women and children are forced out of their homes in East Prussia to make way for the advancing victors. As the Russian soldiers arrive, the women know that they are still very much in danger, and that for them, the fight for survival is only just beginning. ...
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Manchester Happened

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by Makumbi, Jennifer Nansubuga
An ambitious and assured collection of short stories from the internationally acclaimed author of 'Kintu' If there's one thing the characters in Jennifer Makumbi's stories know, it's how to field a question. "Let me buy you a cup of tea...what are you doing in England?" "Do these children of yours speak any Luganda?" "Did you know that man Idi Amin?" But perhaps the most difficult question of...
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Mrs Mohr Goes Missing

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by Szymiczkowa, Maryla
If Wes Anderson wrote feisty, female-led mysteries set in Poland, this is what he might write! Cracow, 1893. Desperate to relieve her boredom and improve her social standing, Zofia Turbotynska decides to organise a charity raffle. In a bid to recruit the patronage of elderly aristocratic ladies, she visits Helcel House, a retirement home run by nuns. But when two of the residents are found dead, Zofi...
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The Woman at 1,000 Degrees

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by Helgason, Hallgrimur
"I live here alone in a garage, together with a laptop and an old hand grenade. It's pretty cosy." And...she's off. Eighty-year-old Herra Bjoernsson lies alone in her garage waiting to die. One of the most original narrators in literary history, she takes readers with her on a dazzling ride of a novel as she reflects - in a voice by turns darkly funny, bawdy, poignant, and always, always smart - on the m...
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Damnation

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by Beck, Peter
Dead clients are bad for business, something that Tom Winter, head of security at a private Swiss bank, knows only too well. When a helicopter explosion kills a valuable client and a close colleague, Winter teams up with the mysterious Egyptian businesswoman Fatima Hakim to expose the truth behind their deaths.
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Roadmap to Hell: Sex, Drugs and Guns on the Mafia Coast

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by Nadeau, Barbie Latza
From sex slaves to drug mules, The Daily Beast's Rome Bureau Chief uncovers a terrifying and intricate web of criminal activity right on Europe's doorstep.
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No Turning Back: Life, Loss, and Hope in Wartime Syria

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by Abouzeid, Rania
Financial Times Book of the Year Award-winning journalist Rania Abouzeid presents reportage of unprecedented scope in this engaging, character-driven saga that exposes the secret dealings that armed and betrayed an uprising. Taking readers deep into Assad's prisons, to clandestine meetings and to the highest levels of Islamic militancy, Abouzeid dissects the tangle of ideologies and allegiances that m...
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