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The Secret Garden
The Secret Garden Frances Hodgson Burnett
A stunningly beautiful clothbound hardback edition of one of the most cherished stories in the world.
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Electric Shock
Electric Shock Peter Doggett
A thrilling, panoramic history of popular music from the birth of recorded sound to the present day
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100 Essential Things You Didn't Know You Didn't Know About Maths and the Arts
100 Essential Things You Didn't Know You Didn't Know About Maths and the Arts John D. Barrow
Discover the the unusual and unexpected application of maths that lies behind the arts.
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A Dancer in Wartime
A Dancer in Wartime Gillian Lynne
An irresistible memoir about a young girl's hard-won path to success as a dancer during the Second World War
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The Love and Wars of Lina Prokofiev
The Love and Wars of Lina Prokofiev Simon Morrison
The dramatic untold story of Lina and Serge Prokofiev: a tale of a doomed love and a shattering portrait of an artist
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Diane Arbus
Diane Arbus Arthur Lubow
A revelatory biography of the uncompromising photographer, Diane Arbus
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Threads
Threads Julia Blackburn
A beautifully illustrated account of the search for an undiscovered genius, the Norfolk fisherman who became an artist. Winner of the East Anglian Book of the Year 2015 Winner of the New Angle Book Prize 2017
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Ten Years in an Open Necked Shirt
Ten Years in an Open Necked Shirt John Cooper Clarke
Reissued for the first time in over 25 years, the Bard of Salford is back in this seminal work of punk poetry.
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The Rise and Fall of Adam and Eve
The Rise and Fall of Adam and Eve Stephen Greenblatt
Pulitzer Prize-winner Stephen Greenblatt tackles the origins of humanity through the most enduring story of all time.
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The Song Machine
The Song Machine John Seabrook
How do you make a song a global smash hit that is guaranteed to make $millions? Read The Song Machine, and find out
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My Life in Houses
My Life in Houses Margaret Forster
What does home mean to you?
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Absolutely on Music
Absolutely on Music Haruki Murakami, Seiji Ozawa
An intimate conversation about music and creativity, between the internationally bestselling writer Haruki Murakami and world-class conductor, Seiji Ozawa.
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Of Walking In Ice
Of Walking In Ice Werner Herzog
'Herzog's existential journey through a hostile winter landscape is one of the great modern pilgrimages - a record of physical suffering, of hallucination and ecstatic revelation, of portents and animals, of the wreckage of history and myth. Of Walking in Ice has the eerie power of the best fairytales. It hits you with the force of dreams and leaves you with the taste of snow-filled air' Helen MacDonald, author H is for Hawk, winner of the 2014 Samuel Johnson Prize for non-fiction
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Treasure Island
Treasure Island Robert Louis Stevenson
A stunningly beautiful clothbound hardback edition of one of the most famous adventure stories in the world.
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Keeping an Eye Open
Keeping an Eye Open Julian Barnes
A collection of essays on art by one of Britain's most brilliant writers.
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Soppy
Soppy Philippa Rice
Soppy: an adorable, heartwarming story of a relationship and what happens when two people make the big leap and move in together. The perfect Valentine's gift or housewarming present.
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Pollyanna
Pollyanna Eleanor H. Porter
Pollyanna might just be a poor orphan but she knows something that lots of grown-ups don't - how to be happy
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West of Eden
West of Eden Jean Stein
The inside story of Hollywood: money and corruption, drink and drugs, fame and terrible secrets
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Dawn of the New Everything
Dawn of the New Everything Jaron Lanier
‘The father of Virtual Reality … a high-tech genius’ (Sunday Times) explains why virtual reality presents the ultimate test for humanity
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Van Gogh's Ear
Van Gogh's Ear Bernadette Murphy
Why did Vincent van Gogh cut off his ear? This compelling detective story reveals the truth about the art world's greatest mystery
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Better Living Through Criticism: How to Think about Art, Pleasure, Beauty and Truth
Better Living Through Criticism: How to Think about Art, Pleasure, Beauty and Truth A. O. Scott
The New York Times chief film critic shows why we need criticism now more than ever
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The Trouble With Women
The Trouble With Women Jacky Fleming
Iconic cartoonist Jacky Fleming returns with her first book in over 10 years
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Of All That Ends
Of All That Ends Günter Grass
The final work of Nobel Prize-winning writer Günter Grass – a witty and elegiac series of meditations on writing, growing old, and the world.
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Balancing Acts
Balancing Acts Nicholas Hytner
‘Witty, waspish, and extraordinarily wise.' Sam Mendes
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