Monthly Archives: April 2017

Nineteen Eighty-Four

By | April 30, 2017

Renowned urban artist Shepard Fairey’s new look for Orwell’s classic dystopian tale One of Britain’s most popular novels, George Orwell’s Nineteen Eighty-Four is set in a society terrorised by a totalitarian ideology propagated by The Party. Winston Smith works for the Ministry of Truth in London, chief city of Airstrip One. Big Brother stares out… Read More »

My Name is Lucy Barton

By | April 30, 2017

LONGLISTED FOR THE MAN BOOKER PRIZE 2016 AND THE BAILEYS WOMEN’S PRIZE FOR FICTION 2016. A #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER. An exquisite story of mothers and daughters from the Pulitzer prize-winning author of Olive Kitteridge Lucy is recovering from an operation in a New York hospital when she wakes to find her estranged mother… Read More »

Everything, Everything

By | April 30, 2017

“Powerful, lovely, heart-wrenching, and so absorbing I devoured it in one sitting.” (Jennifer Niven, author of All the Bright Places). If you loved Hazel and Augustus, Violet and Finch, and Mia and Adam, get ready to fall again for Maddy and Olly – the girl who lives in a bubble, and the boy next door…Soon… Read More »

10 Things Girls Need Most : To Grow Up Strong and Free

By | April 30, 2017

In answer to the crisis in girls’ mental health, the UK’s best selling parenting author, Steve Biddulph brings an interactive learning guide rich in content and interactive elements to help parents be prepared and self-aware in providing for their daughters. In his ground-breaking new book, Steve Biddulph, million copy best-selling author of Raising Girls, psychologist… Read More »

The Handmaid’s Tale

By | April 30, 2017

Offred is a Handmaid in the Republic of Gilead. She has only one function: to breed. If she deviates, she will, like dissenters, be hanged at the wall or sent out to die slowly of radiation sickness. But even a repressive state cannot obliterate desire – neither Offred’s nor that of the two men on… Read More »

Nineteen Eighty-Four

By | April 29, 2017

Renowned urban artist Shepard Fairey’s new look for Orwell’s classic dystopian tale One of Britain’s most popular novels, George Orwell’s Nineteen Eighty-Four is set in a society terrorised by a totalitarian ideology propagated by The Party. Winston Smith works for the Ministry of Truth in London, chief city of Airstrip One. Big Brother stares out… Read More »

Sapiens : A Brief History of Humankind

By | April 29, 2017

The global phenomenon. The Sunday Times Number One Bestseller. The New York Times Top Ten Bestseller. Planet Earth is 4.5 billion years old. In just a fraction of that time, one species among countless others has conquered it. Us. We are the most advanced and most destructive animals ever to have lived. What makes us… Read More »

When Breath Becomes Air

By | April 29, 2017

THE NEW YORK TIMES NUMBER ONE BESTSELLER. THE SUNDAY TIMES NUMBER ONE BESTSELLER. SHORTLISTED FOR THE WELLCOME BOOK PRIZE 2017. “Finishing this book and then forgetting about it is simply not an option…Unmissable”. (New York Times). At the age of thirty-six, on the verge of completing a decade’s training as a neurosurgeon, Paul Kalanithi was… Read More »