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An Odyssey: A Father, a Son, and an Epic

From award-winning memoirist and critic, and bestselling author of The Lost, comes a deeply moving tale of a father and son's transformative journey in reading -- and reliving -- Homer's epic masterpiece.

On Time and Water

Magnason writes of the melting glaciers, the rising seas and acidity changes that haven't been seen for 50 million years. These are changes that will affect all life on earth.

Forces of Nature: The Women who Changed Science

Discover how women have navigated a male-dominated scientific culture - showing themselves to be pioneers and trailblazers, often without any recognition at all.

Undreamed Shores: The Hidden Heroines of British Anthropology

Larson's masterful biography is a revelatory portrait of a pioneering quintet, one whose contribution has for too long been left uncelebrated.

Cult Musicians: 50 Progressive Performers You Need to Know

Cult Musicians handpicks 50 notable figures from the modern world of music and explores the creative genius that earned them the cult label, while celebrating the works that made their names.

Living the Confidence Code: Real Girls. Real Stories. Real...

An instant bestseller! Living the Confidence Code proves that no matter who you are, or how old you are, nothing is out of reach when you decide to try.

A Paris Year: My day-to-day adventures in the most...

A guide book not just for those walking the streets of the City of Light but for the armchair traveller, the dreamer, the person who has been to Paris and wants to reminisce.

Special Ops Heroes

Special Ops Heroes tells the extraordinary stories behind Lord Ashcroft's collection of SAS and other Special Forces medals - the largest of its kind in the world.

William Shakespeare: A Companion Guide to His Life &...


Naturally Fermented Bread: How to Use Yeast Water Starters...

Naturally Fermented Bread is the first and most authoritative introduction to this innovative baking technique-a must for any bakers library.

A Life of Extremes: The Life and Times of...

A Life of Extremes tells the stories and shares the stunning images from Quinn's 20 years of adventures in polar climates.

Voices From the Past: A year of great quotations...

In a treasure trove for history buffs, W.B. Marsh fleshes out the context behind famous quotations associated with each day of the year, sending us back and forth in history.

The Plant Messiah: Adventures in Search of the World's...

Carlos Magdalena is not your average horticulturist. He's a man on a mission to save the world's most endangered plants.

Tyrannosaurus Sue: The Extraordinary Saga of the Largest, Most...

In 1990, Sue's skeleton was found, virtually complete, in what many call the most spectacular dinosaur fossil discovery to date.

Maker. Wild: 15 step-by-step projects for the great outdoors

This book will take you on a journey from DIY greenhorn to survival crafts professional, and give you all the necessary maker skills to upgrade camping trips and hikes from barely organised to expertly crafted.

The Museum of Whales You Will Never See: Travels...

Welcome to Iceland, a very small nation with a very large number of (mostly) very small museums. Founded in the backyards of houses, these museums tell the story of an enchanted island.

Earning It: Hard-Won Lessons from Trailblazing Women at the...


Helgoland: The Sunday Times bestseller


Handmade Books for Everyday Adventures: 20 Bookbinding Projects for...

Book artist Erin Zamrzla makes bookbinding easy and unintimidating. Her clear step-by-step instructions make even the more complicated stitches easy to re-create.

Mantel Pieces: Royal Bodies and Other Writing from the...

A stunning collection of essays and memoir from twice Booker Prize winner and international bestseller Hilary Mantel, author of The Mirror and the Light.

ET's Ultimate Fishing Adventures

Explore some of the most beautiful fishing destinations across Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific Isles with 'ET' as your guide.

Renzo Piano


In the Name of God: A History of Christian...


Northern Hospitality with The Portland Hunt + Alpine Club:...

Warm up with the magic of the North. Craft cocktails, Scandinavian-inspired food, and everything good about colder climates.

30-Second Climate: The 50 most topical events, measures and...

30-Second Climate is an immediately accessible guide to the 50 key factors affecting Earth's climate, past, present and future, each explained in half a minute.

Recipe for Life

Antonio Carluccio is a larger-than-life character who, over his 50-year career, has inspired thousands of people with his no-fuss Italian cooking and passion for good food and wine.

How to Save the World For Free

Natalie Fee's upbeat and engaging book is a life-altering guide to making those changes that will contribute to helping our planet.

Chocolate Unwrapped: Taste and Enjoy the World's Finest Chocolate


Prince of Darkness


The Invisible Emperor: Napoleon on Elba from Exile to...


The Spinning Magnet: The Force That Created the Modern...


Favorite Recipes from Melissa Clark's Kitchen: Family Meals, Festive...

Beloved New York Times food columnist Melissa Clark selects more than 100 of her all-time favourite recipes and gathers them here in this collection of delicious dishes for every occasion.

Dark Matter and the Dinosaurs: The Astounding Interconnectedness of...