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A portrait of the devastating opioid crisis in America from a New York Times bestselling author and journalist who has lived through it.
Beth Macy takes us into the heart of America's struggle with opioid addiction. From distressed small communities in Central Appalachia to ... read more

Dopesick: Dealers Doctors and the Drug Company That Addicted America
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Sad Topographies is an illustrated guide for the melancholic among us. Dispirited travellers rejoice as Damien Rudd journeys across continents in search of the world's most joyless place names and their fascinating etymologies. Behind each lugubrious place name exists a st... read more

Sad Topographies
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Billionaire at the Barricades
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From the Private First Class who knows his place (above a Private but below a Lance Corporal), to the classification of the natural world (Species, Genus, Family, Order . . .), we introduce hierarchies, pecking orders and ranks to every aspect of our lives, from society... read more

The Order of Things
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'A THOUGHTFUL, CAREFULLY ARGUED AND MORALLY PERSUASIVE CASE FOR DOING MORE' FINANCIAL TIMES  'PART CALL TO ARMS, PART COLLECTION OF STORIES (INCLUDING HIS OWN), IT IS A POWERFUL INVITATION TO CARE ABOUT REFUGEES, TO SEE THEM AS HUM... read more

Rescue: Refugees and the Political Crisis of Our Time
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A New York Times Bestseller
Bestselling author, former White House speechwriter, and Atlantic columnist and media commentator David Frum explains why President Trump has undermined our most important institutions in ways even the m... read more

Trumpocracy: The Corruption of the American Republic
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Rome begs to be uncovered at every turn. Through quirky local stories and glorious pictures, I Heart Rometakes you on an inspiring journey through the Rome that tourists rarely get to see. In a country justifiably famous for its food, Rome... read more

I Heart Rome: Recipes & Stories from the Eternal City
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Asia is at a dangerous moment. China is rising fast. Young, reckless North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un is engaging in territorial spats with the US president over nuclear missiles. Japan's nationalist government is remilitarising, throwing off the cons... read more

Four Flashpoints - How Asia Goes to War
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A COLLECTION OF ESSAYS FROM BESTSELLING AUTHOR AND FOUNDER OF THE EVERYDAY SEXISM PROJECT, LAURA BATES.  'Following [Everyday Sexism] will make most women feel oddly saner.' Caitlin Moran 'Piercingly astute.' Stylist Laura Bates, pio... read more

Misogynation: The True Scale of Sexism
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People have been reading on computer screens for several decades now, predating popularization of personal computers and widespread use of the internet. But it was the rise of eReaders and tablets that caused digital reading to explode.... read more

Words Onscreen: The Fate of Reading in a Digital World
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This is the story of a plucky newsroom in the middle of an anonymous Middle Eastern desert city that through its coverage of one huge story changed the rules of 24-hour TV news. On February 11, 2011, President Hosni Mubarak's three-dec... read more

18 Days: Al Jazeera English and the Egyptian Revolution
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In The New Threat renowned expert and prize-winning reporter Jason Burke provides the clearest and most comprehensive guide to Islamic militancy today. From Syria to Somalia, from Libya to Indonesia, from Yemen to the capitals of Europe, Islamic milita... read more

The New Threat: From Islamic Militancy
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