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Sapiens
Sapiens Yuval Noah Harari
A series of special editions of the best popular science books to explore the patterns of our planet. Designed by Patternity, the award-winning creative studio and pattern consultancy.
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Homo Deus
Homo Deus Yuval Noah Harari
Sapiens showed us where we came from. Homo Deus shows us where we're going.
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21 Lessons for the 21st Century
21 Lessons for the 21st Century Yuval Noah Harari
The bestselling phenomenon returns with 21 bite-sized lessons to help us understand our troubled times.
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Origins
Origins Lewis Dartnell
From Sunday Times bestselling author of The Knowledge, a book that takes us far back in time to the point where history becomes science, and that unpeels the layers of this history to reveal not how we made the earth, but how the earth made us.
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Appeasing Hitler
Appeasing Hitler Tim Bouverie
The first major narrative history of one of the most controversial episodes in British history – and the exciting debut by a talented young historian
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Guns, Germs and Steel
Guns, Germs and Steel Jared Diamond
A series of special editions of the best popular science books to explore the patterns of our planet. Designed by Patternity, the award-winning creative studio and pattern consultancy.
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The Fatal Shore
The Fatal Shore Robert Hughes
'An extraordinarily vivid yet authentic account of the birthpangs of a nation. A work of real distinction' Philip Ziegler
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Behind the Throne
Behind the Throne Adrian Tinniswood
From the first Elizabethan age to the second, Britain's monarchs seen through the eyes of those who keep their secrets
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Devices and Desires
Devices and Desires Kate Hubbard
In this lively and thoroughly-researched literary history, Bess of Hardwick shines as a social climber and passionate Elizabethan builder -- an irresistible heroine and a devoted hustler
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How to Hide an Empire
How to Hide an Empire Daniel Immerwahr
A fresh, spirited and myth-busting history of the Greater United States and its hidden empire, upending the idea of an anti-imperial America.
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Time Song
Time Song Julia Blackburn
A journey told through stories and songs into Doggerland, the ancient region that once joined the east coast of England to Holland
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Now We Have Your Attention
Now We Have Your Attention Jack Shenker
A gripping and urgent insider's tour based on exceptional access to the radical political movements that are transforming Britain’s future.
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Mouth Full of Blood
Mouth Full of Blood Toni Morrison
A vital new non-fiction collection from one of the most celebrated and revered writers of our time
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Maoism
Maoism Julia Lovell
The first global history of Maosim that explores Maos’ life, ideas, influence and legacy as a power that shaped the world well beyond the borders of China.
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Unbreakable
Unbreakable Richard Askwith
A story that defies belief: National Velvet meets Downton Abbey with a splash of The Leopard.
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Our Man
Our Man George Packer
From one of America’s greatest non-fiction writers, an epic saga of the rise and fall of American power, from Vietnam to Afghanistan, told through the life of one man.
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The Life and Legend of the Sultan Saladin
The Life and Legend of the Sultan Saladin Jonathan Phillips
The riveting and definitive biography of the Islamic world's most famous military hero
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'Cherry' Ingram
'Cherry' Ingram Naoko Abe
A richly illustrated and award-winning Japanese biography, history and exploration of cherry blossom told through the life of an English amateur botanist, rewritten for English readers
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Noble Savages
Noble Savages Sarah Watling
Winner of the Tony Lothian Prize for best first uncommissioned biography, Noble Savages reclaims the story of the four Olivier sisters, whose dramatic, interconnected lives span the twentieth century.
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Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young
Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young Peter Doggett
The first biography of Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young, whose performance at the Woodstock festival turned them into superstars and whose music and career illuminate the journey and legacy of 1960s counterculture.
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On Chapel Sands
On Chapel Sands Laura Cumming
Uncovering the mystery of her mother’s disappearance as a child: Laura Cumming, prize-winning author and art critic, takes a closer look at her family story
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Warning to the West
Warning to the West Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
Solzhenitsyn's polemical speeches - a primer for understanding the moral, political vision of the Nobel prize winner
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The Spy with 29 Names
The Spy with 29 Names Jason Webster
The full story of the greatest double agent in history, the spy who fooled Hitler, saved thousands of Allied lives and helped shape the world we live in
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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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