An insight into the brain’s amazing capacity to learn languages and those outstanding individuals who can speak several tongues
Sometimes a man can be redeemed. But not in the way he expects.
A scathing and absorbing new novel about our monstrous obsession with fame
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Major re-launch for Charles McCarry, whom many consider the greatest living writer of spy fiction
An eye-opening look at the history and future of the water we drink
A revelatory examination of the sharp increase in people who live alone and its surprising benefits
An irresistible comic novella about the royal princesses’ adventures on VE night 1945
"In the beginning there was blame. Adam blamed Eve, Eve blamed the serpent, and we’ve been hard at it ever since"
The master storyteller on the greatest spy scandal of the
The remarkable rise and fall of the KGB's most daring operative
How the most mysterious force in the Universe shapes our lives
A gripping whodunit set in the financial world
An exuberant novel told through the eyes of the great satirist
The landmark memoir of the pioneering curator who built MoMA’s unparalleled collection of modern painting and sculpture in the 70s and 80s
A gripping historical novel inspired by the life and legend of Captain Scott.
Why others decide how successful your life is – and what you can do about it.
The richly woven, page-turning story of family ties, impossible love, and being a foreigner in a dangerous land.
A short illustrated life of Elizabeth II by her leading biographer for her Diamond Jubilee.
How a few eccentric outsiders gave us nightmares, conquered Hollywood and invented modern horror.
The real science of time travel
Travels through the Hidden World of Sharks
The first book on the meteoric rise of the anonymous web community that manipulates today’s news.
The ideas and inspiration of Britain's greatest novelist from his leading biographer.
How two famous friends became bitter enemies in a battle over life, death – and the afterlife
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A ‘lost’ Shakespeare play unearthed by highly acclaimed novelist Arthur Phillips
The long-awaited sequel to the cult classic Layer Cake
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The history of the Black Birds of Doom in the Tower of London
A Guide to Life for Those Who Should Know Better
The Remarkable Rise and Fall of the KGB’s Most Daring Operative
An ambitious and already much-acclaimed new book that seeks to change the way we think about climate change
Dispatches from the frontiers of cosmology.
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