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Quiet
Quiet Susan Cain
For far too long, those who are naturally quiet, serious or sensitive have been overlooked. The loudest have taken over - even if they have nothing to say. It's time for everyone to listen. It's time to harness the power of introverts.
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Antifragile
Antifragile Nassim Nicholas Taleb
Tough times don't last. Tough people do.
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The Thrilling Adventures Of Lovelace And Babbage
The Thrilling Adventures Of Lovelace And Babbage Sydney Padua
Meet two of Victorian London's greatest geniuses . . . Ada Lovelace, daughter of Lord Byron: mathematician, gambler, and proto-programmer, whose writings contained the first ever appearance of general computing theory. And Charles Babbage, eccentric inventor of the Difference Engine, an enormous clockwork calculating machine that would have been the first computer . . .
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Concussion
Concussion Jeanne Marie Laskas
Taut and gorgeously told, this is the intensely personal story of one man's fight against a multibillion dollar colossus. A man who stood up for what was right, whatever the cost.
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Zero Waste Home
Zero Waste Home Bea Johnson
A brighter future starts at home. Make yours a waste-free sanctuary.
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Me, You, Us: A Book to Fill Out Together
Me, You, Us: A Book to Fill Out Together Lisa Currie
This is a creative space for you to share with your friends or a loved one. Just flip to a random This is a creative space for you to share with your friends or a loved one. Just flip to a random page and use the prompts to jot down whatever silly thoughts or sweet memories pop into your brain.
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Rivers Of Gold
Rivers Of Gold Hugh Thomas
In this epic history Hugh Thomas brings Spain's rise to empire vividly to life, capturing the spirit of an ebullient age.
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In Defence Of Food
In Defence Of Food Michael Pollan
In Defence of Food is his practical call to action – a bracing and eloquent manifesto that will enrich our lives and our palates, and enlarge our sense of what it means to be healthy and happy.
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Kith
Kith Jay Griffiths
In Kith, Jay Griffiths seeks to discover why we deny our children the freedoms of space, time and the natural world.
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Permanent Present Tense
Permanent Present Tense Suzanne Corkin
In Permanent Present Tense she tells his extraordinary story, showing how his amnesia revolutionized our understanding of the brain, and also challenged our very notions of who we are. 
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Time Reborn
Time Reborn Lee Smolin
In Time Reborn, physicist Lee Smolin calls for a major revolution in scientific thought, insisting we embrace the reality of time. Not only is time real, he argues, it is the most fundamental feature of reality.
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Happy City
Happy City Charles Montgomery
What really makes a good place to live? Journeying around the world from Copenhagen to Bogotá, Charles Montgomery shows that living in densely-populated cities can actually make us healthier, saner and happier people. Happy City will change the way you think about urban life. 
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Food Rules
Food Rules Michael Pollan
For thousands of years, humans have eaten well and stayed healthy without nutritional scientists or even knowing what an antioxidant is. So which of the modern world's hundreds of rules do we actually need?
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