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Craft Spirit World - Emily Miles

Distillation is as close as mankind has come to alchemy: turning everything from the humble potato to run-of-the-mill corn into glorious liquor. But there\'s nothing like industrialisation to suck the soul out of a process % and, with their vast column stills and bulk-buy mentality, that is exactly what the spirit-industry behemoths have managed to do. Cue the micro-distiller - a new breed of artisan producer reigniting our love of spirits and making drinks of quality rather than quantit...

So You Think You\'re a Millennial? - Jo Hoare

Discover how the life of the Millennial is a non-stop mix of selfies and startups, Kardashians and kale, kombucha and crowdfunding, anxiety and activism, experiences and entitlement. Do you feel as nervous about your life prospects as you are about securing the last available table at your favorite brunch spot? Are you equally outraged by the myriad injustices in the world as you are by changes to Instagram meaning your selfies won’t be seen by your followers? If the answer is yes, then ...

The Bone Clocks - Mitchell, D.

Metaphysical thriller, meditation on mortality and chronicle of our self-devouring times, this is the kaleidoscopic new novel from the author of Cloud Atlas. LONGLISTED FOR THE MAN BOOKER PRIZE 2014 One drowsy summer's day in 1984, teenage runaway Holly Sykes encounters a strange woman who offers a small kindness in exchange for 'asylum'. Decades will pass before Holly understands exactly what sort of asylum the woman was seeking . . . The Bone Clocks follows the twists and turns of Holly's lif...

The Bone Clocks - David Mitchell

One summer afternoon, a runaway teenager encounters an old woman who offers her tea and asks, in return, for asylum. Only decades later will the girl understand just what kind of asylum she meant... Spanning the life of Holly Sykes from 1984 to 2043, this is the tale of a courageous woman\'s path from adolescence in Gravesend to old age on the west coast of Ireland; a path that in many ways is not out of the ordinary, with its twists of fortune, loves and friendships, sorrows and joys. E...

The Bone Tree - Greg Iles

The electrifying second installment of the Natchez burning trilogy by No. 1 New York Times bestseller, Greg Iles The darkest truths will come to light Former prosecutor Penn Cage faces the crisis of a lifetime. His family has been torn apart and his father made a fugitive after being accused of murdering an African-American nurse. Now, Penn has unwittingly started a war with the Double Eagles, a violent faction of the KKK who know more about Dr. Tom Cage than Penn ever did. Tracking his ...

An Echo in the Bone - Diana Gabaldon

Jamie Fraser is an eighteenth-century Highlander, an ex-Jacobite traitor, and a reluctant rebel in the American Revolution. His wife, Claire Randall Fraser, is a surgeon from the twentieth century. What she knows of the future compels him to fight. What she doesn’t know may kill them both. With one foot in America and one foot in Scotland, Jamie and Claire’s adventure spans the Revolution, from sea battles to printshops, as their paths cross with historical figures from Benjamin Franklin...

Heroes of Olympus: The Mark of Athena - Rick Riordan

One fatal prophecy. Seven brave demigods. A quest to find - and close - the doors of death. Annabeth felt as if someone had draped a cold washcloth across her neck. She heard that whispering laughter again, as if the presence had followed her from the ship. She looked up at the Argo II. Its massive bronze hull glittered in the sunlight. Part of her wanted to kidnap Percy right now, climb on board and get out of here while they still could. She couldn\'t shake the feeling that something w...

Eyewear - Moss Lipow

For over two decades eyewear designer Moss Lipow trawled eBay, auction houses, garage sales, and flea markets worldwide, amassing glasses and photographs for his renowned collection. This book traces eyewear’s journey over the past 500 years, and features the finest examples from Lipow’s collection as well aspieces from preeminent collections around the world. There is a wealth of examples included herein—from a rudimentary bone sunshield and curious contraptions of leather and wood to lorgnett...

The Art of Checkmate - Georges Renaud, Victor Kahn

One of the most popular and enduring chess books of all time finally gets the English-language edition it deserves with algebraic notation for the very first time! When it originally appeared in the 1950s, The Art of Checkmate was marred by a careless and mistake-filled translation. This new version accurately reflects the authors\' stellar work, including fresh analysis and text missing from previous publications. It presents the basic patterns of checkmate, explanations of how t...

The Girl of his Dreams - Donna Leon

One rainy morning Commissario Brunetti and Ispettore Vianello respond to a 911 call reporting a body floating near some steps on the Grand Canal. Reaching down to pull it out, Brunetti s wrist is caught by the silkiness of golden hair, and he sees a small foot together he and Vianello lift a dead girl from the water. But, inconceivably, no one has reported a missing child, nor the theft of the gold jewellery that she carries. Brunetti is drawn into a search not only for the cause of her ...

The Wychford Poisoning Case - Anthony Berkeley

One of the earliest psychological crime novels, back in print after more than 80 years. Mrs Bentley has been arrested for murder. The evidence is overwhelming: arsenic she extracted from fly papers was in her husband’s medicine, his food and his lemonade, and her crimes are being plastered across the newspapers. Even her lawyers believe she is guilty. But Roger Sheringham, the brilliant but outspoken young novelist, is convinced that there is ‘too much evidence’ against Mrs Bentley and s...

Under the Volcano - Malcolm Lowry

One of the twentieth century\'s great undisputed masterpieces, Malcolm Lowry\'s Under the Volcano includes an introduction by Michael Schmidt in Penguin Modern Classics. It is the fiesta \'Day of the Dead\' in the small Mexican town of Quauhnahuac. In the shadow of the volcano, ragged children beg coins to buy skulls made of chocolate, ugly pariah dogs roam the streets and Geoffrey Firmin - ex-consul, ex-husband, an alcoholic and a ruined man - is living out the last day of his life. Dro...

The Woman Who Stole My Life - Marian Keyes

One day, sitting in traffic, married Dublin mum Stella Sweeney attempts a good deed. The resulting car crash changes her life. For she meets a man who wants her telephone number (for the insurance, it turns out). That\'s okay. She doesn\'t really like him much anyway (his Range Rover totally banjaxed her car). But this chance meeting sparks a chain of events which will take Stella thousands of miles from her old life, turning an ordinary woman into a superstar, and, along the way, wrench...

Minecraft: Construction Handbook - Mojang

Minecraft is a multi-platform block-based gaming sensation available on Xbox, PlayStation, PC and mobile devices. Whether you\'re in Creative, Survival or Hardcore Mode, the Minecraft books contain all the advice you need to survive and thrive! There’s nothing that can’t be built in Minecraft! The official Minecraft Construction Handbook will inspire you to think big! If you’re in Survival mode, you will be building houses to protect yourself from prowling zombies and putting up bridges to cros...

Learning Not to Drown - Anna Shinoda

Family secrets cut to the bone in this mesmerizing debut novel about a teen whose drug-addicted brother is the prodigal son one time too many. There is a pecking order to every family. Seventeen-year old Clare is the overprotected baby; Peter is the typical, rebellious middle child; and Luke is the oldest, the can\'t-do-wrong favorite. To their mother, they are a normal, happy family. To Clare, they are a family on the verge of disaster. Clare: the ambitious striver; Peter: the angry ticking ti...

Catacomb - Madeleine Roux

Sometimes the past is better off buried. Senior year is finally over. After all they ve been through, Dan, Abby, and Jordan are excited to take one last road trip together, to visit Jordan s uncle in New Orleans. But on the way, the three friends notice that someone appears to be following them. Then Dan starts receiving phone messages from someone he didn t expect to hear from again someone who died last Halloween. As the strange occurrences escalate, Dan is forced to accept that everyt...

The Motorcycle Diaries - Ernesto Che Guevara

The film tie-in edition of the established modern classic. In January 1952, two young men from Buenos Aires set out to explore South America on `La Poderosa`, the Powerful One: a 500cc Norton. One of them was the twenty-three-year-old Che Guevara. Written eight years before the Cuban Revolution, these are Che`s diaries - full of disasters and discoveries, high drama, low comedy and laddish improvisations. During his travels through Argentina, Chile, Peru and Venezuela, Che`s main concern...

What\'s a Cook to Do? - James Peterson

From America’s favorite cooking teacher, multiple award-winner James Peterson, an invaluable reference handbook. Culinary students everywhere rely on the comprehensive and authoritative cookbooks published by chef, instructor, and award-winning author Jim Peterson. And now, for the first time, this guru-to-the-professionals turns his prodigious knowledge into a practical, chockablock, quick-reference, A-to-Z answer book for the rest of us. Look elsewhere for how to bone skate or trim ou...

My Sister´s Bones - Nuala Ellwood

'COMPELLING AND INTRIGUING, RIGHT FROM THE VERY FIRST PAGE' Sharon Bolton ARE YOU BRAVE ENOUGH TO GO BACK? Kate Rafter is a successful war reporter. She's the strong one. The one who escaped Herne Bay and the memories it holds. Her sister Sally didn't. Instead, she drinks. But when their mother dies, Kate is forced to return to the old family home. And on her first night she is woken by a terrifying scream. What secret has Kate stumbled upon? And is she strong enough to uncover the truth ...and...

War and War - László Krasznahorkai

One of Laszlo Krasznahorkai\'s most loved books, published in the UK for the first time. War & War begins at a point of danger: on a dark train platform Korim is on the verge of being attacked and robbed by thuggish teenagers. From here, we are carried along by the insistent voice of this nervous clerk. Desperate, at times almost mad, but also keenly empathic, Korim has discovered in a small Hungarian town\'s archives an antique manuscript of startling beauty: it narrates the epic...

Calculating the Cosmos - Ian Stewart

One of the world\'s great mathematicians explores the origins, history and future of the universe. Ian Stewart\'s up-to-the-minute guide to the cosmos moves from the earth and the planets to the galaxy and the universe. He describes how galaxies, stars and planets form, why stars implode, how everything began, and how it\'s going to end. He considers parallel universes, fine-tuning of the cosmos, whether life on earth will be snuffed out by a comet, and what extra-terrestrial life may be...

Two She-Bears - Meir Shalev

One of Israel’s most celebrated novelists the acclaimed author of A Pigeon and a Boy gives us a story of village love and vengeance in the early days of British Palestine that is still being played out two generations later. “In the year 1930 three farmers committed suicide here . . . but contrary to the chronicles of our committee and the conclusions of the British policeman, the people of the moshava knew that only two of the suicides had actually taken their own lives, whereas the thi...

To Pixar and Beyond - Lawrence Levy

After Steve Jobs was unceremoniously dismissed from Apple, he turned his attention to a little-known graphics art company that he owned called Pixar. One day, out of the blue, Jobs called Lawrence Levy, a Harvard-trained lawyer and Silicon Valley executive to whom he had never spoken before, in the hope of persuading Levy to help him get Pixar on the right track. What Levy found in Pixar was a company on the verge of failure. To Pixar and Beyond is the extraordinary story of what happene...

Killers: Battle Born LP: Vinyl

Téměř čtyři roky nechala americká kapela The Killers fanoušky čekat na novou desku. Frontman The Killers Brandon Flowers pauzu mezi jednotlivými alby vyplnil svým fantastickým sólovým albem, následně se pánové opět sešli a začali psát nové písně. Výsledkem jejich práce je nové, v pořadí čtvrté studiové album "Battle Born", které pánové pojmenovali podle nápisu na vlajce jejich domovského státu Nevada. Do producentského křesla zasedlo hned několik velkých producentských es – Daniel Lan...

Argo - Antonio Mendez, Matt Baglio

The declassified true story that inspired the new film from Ben Affleck and George Clooney. Tehran, November 1979. Militant students stormed the American embassy and held sixty Americans captive for a gruelling 444 days. But until now the CIA has never revealed the twist to the Iran Hostage Crisis: six Americans escaped. The escape plot was run by Antonio Mendez, head of the CIA\'s extraction team and a master of disguise. Mendez came up with an idea so daring and potentially foolish th...

Knowledge and Power - George Gilder

Ronald Reagan\'s most-quoted living author - George Gilder - is back with an all-new paradigm-shifting theory of capitalism that will upturn conventional wisdom, just when our economy desperately needs a new direction. America\'s struggling economy needs a better philosophy than the college student\'s lament: "I can\'t be out of money, I still have checks in my checkbook!" We\'ve tried a government spending spree, and we\'ve learned it doesn\'t work. Now is the time to rededicate our co...

My Sister´s Bones - Ellwood Nuala

'COMPELLING AND INTRIGUING, RIGHT FROM THE VERY FIRST PAGE' Sharon Bolton ARE YOU BRAVE ENOUGH TO GO BACK? Kate Rafter is a successful war reporter. She's the strong one. The one who escaped Herne Bay and the memories it holds. Her sister Sally didn't. Instead, she drinks. But when their mother dies, Kate is forced to return to the old family home. And on her first night she is woken by a terrifying scream. What secret has Kate stumbled upon? And is she strong enough to unco...

Herding Hemingway\'s Cats - Kat Arney

The language of genes has become common parlance. We know they make our eyes blue, our hair curly, and they control our risks of cancer, heart disease, alcoholism, and Alzheimer\'s. One thousand dollars will buy you your own genome readout, neatly stored on a USB stick. And advances in genetic medicine hold huge promise. We\'ve all heard of genes, but how do they actually work? There are six feet of DNA inside every one of your cells; this encodes 20,000 or so genes, tangled into a mass ...

Slade House - Mitchell David

Prepare to be chilled, electrified and entertained - a gem of a novel from 'one of the most brilliantly inventive writers of this, or any country' (Independent). This special edition of SLADE HOUSE, limited to 1,500 copies, is signed and numbered by the author. It has a uniquely designed cover, endpapers and slipcase, is bound with head and tail bands, and comes with a ribbon. Born out of the short story David Mitchell published on Twitter in 2014 and inhabiting the same universe as ...

Memmler's Structure and Function of the Human Body, 11th Ed....

Filled with compelling case studies that connect key content to real-world health care scenarios, Memmler's Structure and Function of the Human Body, 11th Edition, provides easy-to-understand, beautifully illustrated coverage of the essentials of normal anatomy and physiology. The first text designed specifically to meet the needs of allied health students, this acclaimed resource has evolved over the years to address changing course requirements and student needs. This edition continues the tr...

RoseBlood - A.G. Howard

This YA novel from New York Times bestselling author A. G. Howard marks the beginning of a new era for fans of the Splintered series. Rune Germain moves to a boarding school outside of Paris, only to discover that at this opera-house-turned-music-conservatory, phantoms really do exist. RoseBlood is a Phantom of the Opera–inspired retelling in which Rune’s biggest talent—her voice—is also her biggest curse. Fans of Daughter of Smoke and Bone and the Splintered series will find themselves captiva...