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Millennium: The End of the World and the Forging...


Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind


A Farewell to Gabo and Mercedes: A Son's Memoir...

An emotional and raw farewell to the author’s parents — Gabriel being a literary giant in his own right – Monique // A son’s sparse, haunting account of one of the most imaginative, brilliant minds of the last century in its last moments. Poignant. Beautiful. – Nadishka

Darwin Slept Here: Discovery, Adventure and Swimming Iguana's in...


The Borgias

Fascinating read on one of the most (in)famous families in history – Monique

Guns, Germs and Steel: (Patterns of Life)


At Home: A Short History of Private Life

Bryson is always funny and readable and I’ve enjoyed every book of his I’ve read. I’ve nearly finished this one and it’s terrific – Tony

On the Origin of Species



Fantastic history of the depressing conquest of South America - Karl

The Boundless Sea: A Human History of the Oceans


The Blind Watchmaker


In Patagonia: (Vintage Voyages)


Cider With Rosie




Another Bangkok: Reflections on the City

Very excited to read anything by Alex Kerr, who is a master - Jen

As I Walked Out One Midsummer Morning