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Birding Without Borders

Noah Strycker

41 countries, all seven continents, with a backpack, binoculars and a series of one-way tickets: Birding Without Borders is Noah Strycker's accou…

The Happy Traitor

Simon Kuper

A 'humane and informative' (according to John Le Carré) biography of George Blake, the most notorious double agent in British history….

Ruin and Renewal

Paul Betts

A major new history of post-war Europe

Intensive Care

Gavin Francis

On the pandemic's forgotten front lines, a doctor cares for his community – from care homes to homeless shelters, islands to the inner city

The Handshake

Ella Al-Shamahi

For the first time, this quirky and engaging history reveals the secrets of one of our most ancient social gestures

Between Two Hells

Diarmaid Ferriter

The history of the war that shaped the Irish political landscape across the twentieth century and up to the present day, by Ireland's most promin…

QBQ!

John G. Miller

What to ask yourself to eliminate blame, complaining and procrastination

Pocket World In Figures 2022

The new edition of this annual bestseller, packed with amazing data about the world in 2021

The Nature Seed

Lucy Jones

The Nature Seed is a practical and philosophical guide to sharing the wonders of the natural world with your children.

Being a Human

Charles Foster

A radical work of nature writing and philosophical enquiry, resituating us in our real human skins.

Dante

Alessandro Barbero

A new biography of Dante in time for the 700th anniversary of his death.

What's the Use?

Ian Stewart

A bestselling author tries to rehabillitate a much-maligned field

How to Deal With Idiots

Maxime Rovere

The international bestseller that offers an alternative to chucking your most irksome idiot out a window.

Something Out of Place

Eimear McBride

A provocative, intimate essay from Eimear McBride, award-winning author of A Girl is a Half-formed Thing

The Family Firm

Emily Oster

Bestselling author Emily Oster shares her framework for making choices and managing life with kids aged 5 to 12

Active Measures

Thomas Rid

This startling history of secret psychological operations traces the century-long rise of organized deception from the Russian Revolution to contempor…

Spike

Jeremy Farrar

First book on Covid-19 by a scientist on SAGE, assessing how the government 'followed the science'

The Sunny Nihilist

Wendy Syfret

How believing in nothing is the key to a happy life – welcome to Sunny Nihilism

The Nation of Plants

Stefano Mancuso

This playful manifesto – presented for the plant nation by a leading neurobiologist – is an international bestseller

Mountain Tales

Saumya Roy

A city struggling with the cost of its appetites. A rubbish mountain eighteen stories high. And the people who call it home.

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