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    100 Books that Changed the World

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    A chronological survey of the world's most influential books.

    100 Children's Books: that inspire our world

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    An amazing guide to some of the most beloved, original, inspiring, hysterical, heart-warming, compelling, rude and downright scary books that have enchanted children the world over.

    100 Must-read Crime Novels

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    Want to become a crime novel buff, or expand your reading in your favourite genre? With 100 of the best titles fully reviewed and a further 500 recommended, you'll quickly become an expert on the world of crime.

    100 Must-read Science Fiction Novels

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    Want to become a science fiction buff? Want to expand your reading in your favourite genre? This is a good place to start! From the publishers of the popular Good Reading Guide comes a rich selection of some of the finest SF novels ever published.

    1970s: A Decade of Contemporary British Fiction

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    21st-Century Novel: Notes from the Edinburgh World Writers' Conference

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    In 2012-2013, a year-long conversation between writers took place at 17 literary festivals around the world, from Jaipur to Krasnoyarsk, and from Melbourne to Berlin. This book provides an international perspective on the issues facing writers and writing in general, and the present-day novel in particular.

    42: The Wildly Improbable Ideas of Douglas Adams

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    52 ways of looking at a poem

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    Modern poetry is often represented as difficult or remote from most people's experience. This is a passionate attempt to introduce and examine all aspects of contemporary poetry and make it a familiar part of our lives.

    84 Charing Cross Road

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    A timeless classic that should be on every book-lover's 'must read' list. First published in 1971, 84 CHARING CROSS ROAD has never been out of print.

    A Bite of the Apple: A Life with Books, Writers and Virago

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    In this insightful memoir Lennie Goodings takes the reader behind the scenes at Virago, the feminist press that she has led for twenty years. Moving from Virago's early days of independence, through its various commercial incarnations, the author reflects on idealistic publishing and how it feels to be a beacon for change.

    A Book of Book Lists: A Bibliophile's Compendium

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    This is a book of book lists. From Bin Laden's bookshelf to the books most frequently left in hotels, from prisoners' favourite books to MPs' most borrowed books, these lists are proof that a person's bookcase tells you everything you need to know about them, and sometimes more besides.

    A Companion to Javier Marias

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    A detailed and lively discussion and analysis of the novels, short stories, newspaper columns, and other works of one of the most important and popular writers in Spain today.

    A Date with Language: Fascinating Facts, Events and Stories for Every Day of the Year

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    A collection of 366 witty and fascinating facts, events and stories about language, for every day of the year (with one extra for leap years).

    A Fine Madness

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    A Friendship in Letters: Robert Louis Stevenson & J.M. Barrie

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    Until a couple of years ago, J. M. Barrie's manuscript letters to Robert Louis Stevenson were presumed lost by Barrie's biographers.This fascinating and witty exchange shows why they developed such an intense bond (despite never meeting) and the deep impact their correspondence had on Barrie's life and work after Stevenson died.

    A Girl's Story

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    In A Girl's Story, Annie Ernaux revisits the summer of 1958, her first away from home, and recounts the first night she spent with a man.

    A Hitch in Time: Writings from the London Review of Books

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    An outstanding collection of some of the best pieces that Christopher Hitchens wrote for the London Review of Books.

    A is for Arsenic: The Poisons of Agatha Christie

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    <b>Fifteen novels. Fifteen poisons. Just because it's fiction doesn t mean its all made-up . . .</b>"

    A Line Made By Walking

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    She writes beyond the time we live in.' Colum McCann Struggling to cope with urban life - and with life in general - Frankie, a twenty-something artist, retreats to the rural bungalow on 'turbine hill' that has been vacant since her grandmother's death three years earlier.

    A Love Letter to Europe: An outpouring of sadness and hope - Mary Beard, Shami Chakrabati, Sebastian Faulks, Neil Gaiman, Ruth Jones, J.K. Rowling, Sandi Toksvig and others

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    Important figures in British life talk about what Europe means to them

    A Man's Place

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    Barely educated and valued since childhood strictly for his labour, Ernaux's father had grown into a hard, practical man who showed his family little affection. Narrating his slow ascent towards material comfort, Ernaux's cold observation in A Man's Place reveals the shame that haunted her father throughout his life.

    A Secret Vice: Tolkien on Invented Languages

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    First ever critical study of Tolkien's little-known essay, which reveals how language invention shaped the creation of Middle-earth and beyond, to George R R Martin's Game of Thrones.

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