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Dostoevsky in Love: An Intimate Life
'A daring and mesmerizing twist on the art of biography' – Douglas Smith, author of Rasputin: The Bi...
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The Catalogue of Shipwrecked Books: Young Columbus and the Quest for a Universal Library
WINNER OF THE 2019 PEN HESSELL-TILTMAN PRIZE The fascinating history of Christopher Columbus’s ille...
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Seduced by Story: The Use and Abuse of Narrative
In this spiritual sequel to his influential Reading for the Plot, Peter Brooks examines the da...
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Fantasy: How It Works
An exciting and accessible study of the genre of fantasy.One of the dominant modes of storytelling i...
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Terry Pratchett: A Life With Footnotes
'Always readable, illuminating and honest. It made me miss the real Terry.' - NEIL GAIMAN'Sometimes...
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The Turning Point: A Year that Changed Dickens and the World
A TIMES BOOK OF THE YEARThe year is 1851. It's a time of radical change in Britain, when industrial...
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Poet of Revolution: The Making of John Milton
Winner of the James Holly Hanford Award, Milton Society of America   John Milton (1608–1674) h...
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You Are What You Read: A Practical Guide to Reading Well
We are what we read, according to Robert DiYanni. Reading may delight us or move us; we may read for...
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Around the World in 80 Books: A Literary Journey
'Restlessly curious, insightful, and quirky, David Damrosch is the perfect guide to a round-the-worl...
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Endless Flight: The Life of Joseph Roth
The mercurial, self-mythologising novelist and journalist Joseph Roth, author of the 20th-century ma...
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Too Much of Life: Complete Chronicles
This exhilarating collection of non-fiction sees one of the greatest twentieth-century writers medit...
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The Waste Land: A Biography of a Poem
The Waste Land has been called the ‘World’s Greatest Poem’. It is said to describe the moral decay o...
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The Sinner and the Saint: Dostoevsky, a Crime and Its Punishment
The incredible true story behind the creation of a masterpiece of world literature, Fyodor Dostoevsk...
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The Posthumous Papers of the Manuscripts Club
The acclaimed author of Meetings with Remarkable Manuscripts introduces us to the extraordinary keep...
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A Private Spy: The Letters of John le Carre 1945-2020
John le Carré was a defining writer of his time. This enthralling collection letters - written to re...
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