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 Biography

VIRGINIA VALLEJO:Top Colombian television journalist, cover model and socialite PABLO ESCOBAR:Head of the Medellin cartel, the founder of the global cocaine industry and one of the most ambitious - and brutal - criminals in history Over the course of their tempestuous ... read more

Loving Pablo, Hating Escobar

BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF THE HIDDEN LIFE OF TREES, PETER WOHLLEBEN, INVITES US TO RECONNECT WITH NATURE As soon as we step out of the door, nature surrounds. Thousands of small and large processes are taking place, details that ar... read more

The Weather Detective Reading Nature's Signs in the World Around Us

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 Funny/Quirky

AUTHOR OF THE NO.1 BESTSELLER FRENCH CHILDREN DON'T THROW FOODREVEALS THE THINGS IT TOOK HER FORTY YEARS TO LEARN- There are no grown-ups. Everyone else is winging it too. Does it ever feel like everyone - except you - is a bona-fide adult? Do you wonder how real grown... read more

There Are No Grown-Ups

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 Biography

From the editor of A Country of Refuge comes an anthology of new writing on one of the defining issues of our time. Focusing on the fate of refugee children and young adults, it is aimed at children and adult readers alike, and features work from Michael Morpurgo, Eoin Colf... read more

A Country to Call Home

*As featured on BBC Breakfast, Radio 5Live and Steve Wright in the Afternoon on BBC Radio 2* From the Nasa astronaut who spent a record-breaking year aboard the International Space Station - what it's like out there and what it's like now, back he... read more

Endurance A Year in Space, a Lifetime of Discovery

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 Health

Three generations of Parisian women - grandmother, mother and daughter - have each worked as beauty editors and share their years of experience to equip you with advice on how to feel beautiful and elegant at any age. Here you will discover the secrets that only decades at iconic bran... read more

Ageless Beauty
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 Biography

In May 1996 a number of expeditions attempted to climb Mount Everest on the Southeast Ridge route. Each group contained world class climbers and relative novices, some of whom had paid tens of thousands of pounds for the climb. As they neared the summit twenty-t... read more

The Climb : Tragic Ambitions on Everest

This is a book of lists about NZ and New Zealanders that you never thought you needed to know until we got stuck for facts in conversation around the dinner table, wanted to impress someone with incredibly obsc... read more

Sorted: A Curious Kiwi Book of Lists: Fabulous facts and fictional twists on the story of Aotearoa

We use names so often that few of us ever pause to wonder about their origins. What do they mean? And where did they come from? From the common starling to the many-coloured rush tyrant, the names we have given to birds are some of the most vi... read more

Mrs Moreau's Warbler : How Birds Got Their Names

The Lost Pilots is the saga of two star-crossed pilots during the height of the roaring twenties who soar to the greatest heights of fame, tailspin into scandal and crime, and go to the ultimate lengths for a cha... read more

The Lost Pilots: The Spectacular Rise and Scandalous Fall of Aviation's Golden Couple

'Frank Tallis brings a lifetime's clinical experience and wise reflection to a condition that, by its own strange routes, leads us into the very heart of love itself. This is a brilliant, compelling book' Ian McEwan
Love is a great leveller. ... read more

The Incurable Romantic: And Other Unsettling Revelations

"Chilling...Reads like a West Coast version of All the President's Men." --The New York Times Book Review The full inside story of the breathtaking rise and shocking collapse of Theranos, the multibillion-dollar biotech startup, by the prize-winning... read more

Bad Blood - Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup