The fight for a green world is the fight of our lives. And with On Fire, Naomi Klein gives us the ammunition to do it. In frank, personal terms, she shows us how the only way forward out of a polluted world of our own making is only through policy ... read more

On Fire: The Burning Case for a Green New Deal

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The statistics, descriptions, and illustrative maps fully describe of 60 of the world's greatest survival stories. Find out how Joe Simpson crawled to safety in the South American Andean mountains; how Anthony Farrar-Hockley evaded capture a... read more

Extreme Survivors: 60 Epic Stories of Human Endurance

'We were determined, from the start, to give a voice to the voiceless.' KANTOR AND TWOHEY
On October 5, 2017, the New York Times published an article by Jodi Kantor and Megan Twohey that helped change the wor... read more

She Said: Breaking the Sexual Harassment Story That Ignited a Movement

The Outlaw Ocean is a riveting, adrenaline-fuelled tour of a vast, lawless and rampantly criminal world that few have ever seen- the high seas. There are few remaining frontiers on our planet. But perhaps the wildest, and lea... read more

The Outlaw Ocean: Crime and Survival in the Last Untamed Frontier

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 Political/World

"It is easy to look at the extremity of `post truth' politics in the US and conclude that we must be doing something ok in New Zealand. But in many ways, the foundations of our media system are in worse shape." In the age of Trump, fake news and celebrity headlines, it is eas... read more

The Broken Estate

What should I wear? It’s one of the fundamental questions we ask ourselves every day. More than ever, we are told it should be something new. Today, the clothing industry churns out 80 billion garments a year and employs e... read more

Fashionopolis: the Price of Fast Fashion - and the Future of Clothes

Rise & Resisttakes a wild trip through the new activism sweeping the world. The political march is back in a big way, as communities rally to build movements for environmental and social justice. But today?s context calls for increasingly creative st... read more

Rise and Resist - How to Change the World

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 Political/World

Sapiens showed us where we came from. Homo Deus looked to the future. 21 Lessons for the 21st Century explores the present. How can we protect ourselves from nuclear war, ecological cataclysms and technological disruptions? What can we do about the epidemic o... read more

21 Lessons for the 21st Century

Shortlisted for the Financial Times and McKinsey Business Book of the Year Award 2018"You will not want to put this riveting, masterfully reported book down. No matter how bad you think the Theranos story was, you'll learn that the reality... read more

Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup
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We live in a world increasingly ruled by technology; we seem as governed by technology as we do by laws and regulations. Frighteningly often, the influence of technology in and on our lives... read more

Rage Inside the Machine: The Prejudice of Algorithms, and How to Stop the Internet Making Bigots of Us All

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 Political/World

Reading Level:4 Non Fiction

In his devastating new book The Madness of Crowds, Douglas Murray examines the twenty-first century's most divisive issues- sexuality, gender, technology and race. He reveals the astonishing new culture wars playing out in our workplaces, universi... read more

The Madness of Crowds: Gender, Race and Identity

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 Political/World

Reading Level:4 Non Fiction

When information is a weapon, everyone is at war. We live in a world of influence operations run amok, a world of dark ads, psy-ops, hacks, bots, soft facts, ISIS, Putin, trolls, Trump. We've lost not only our sense of peace and demo... read more

This is Not Propaganda: Adventures in the War Against Reality