Books by Publisher: BLACK SWAN

    Short History of Nearly Everything

    By Bill Bryson

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    Bill Bryson's challenge is to take subjects that normally bore the pants off most of us, like geology, chemistry and particle physics, and see if there isn't some way to render them comprehensible to people who have never thought they could be interested in science.

    Translation of Love

    By Lynne Kutsukake

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    Publisher's WeeklyDuring the American occupation, the citizens of Japan were encouraged to write to General MacArthur - "if you have a problem, write a letter, this is what democracy means" - and so write they did.

    God Delusion

    By Richard Dawkins

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    The God Delusion caused a sensation when it was published in 2006. Within weeks it became the most hotly debated topic, with Dawkins himself branded as either saint or sinner for presenting his hard-hitting, impassioned rebuttal of religion of all types.

    Shop Girl

    By Mary Portas

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    * THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER *Young Mary Newton, born into a large Irish family in a small Watford semi, was always getting into trouble. And, unlike her brothers, somehow she always got caught...Britain in the 1970s was a world where R White's lemonade was drunk in secret, curry came in...

    Girl on the Train

    By Paula Hawkins

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    THE RUNAWAY SUNDAY TIMES NO.1 BESTSELLER AND THRILLER OF THE YEAR, NOW A MAJOR FILM STARRING EMILY BLUNT'Really great suspense novel. The alcoholic narrator is dead perfect' STEPHEN KINGRachel catches the same commuter train every morning. Now Rachel has a chance to become a part of the lives she's only...

    Road to Little Dribbling

    By Bill Bryson

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    WINNER: NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC TRAVELLER READER AWARD FOR BEST TRAVEL BOOK OF THE YEAR 2016WINNER: BOOKS ARE MY BAG READER AWARD FOR BEST AUTOBIOGRAPHY OR BIOGRAPHY 2016Twenty years ago, Bill Bryson went on a trip around Britain to celebrate the green and kindly island that had become his adopted country.

    Brief Candle in the Dark

    By Richard Dawkins

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    In Brief Candle in the Dark we are invited to enter with him a constantly stimulating world of discovery and to meet a fascinating cast of exceptional characters described by the talented pen of one of the most exceptional of them all.

    Somewhere Inside of Happy

    By Anna McPartlin

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    'And just like that my boy was gone.'Maisie Bean is a fighter. The marriage that followed was hell but it gave her two children: funny, caring Jeremy and bullish but brilliant Valerie. The police descend and a media storm swirls, over five days of searching that hurtle towards an inevitable,...

    Notes From A Big Country

    By Bill Bryson

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    The author has the rare knack of being out of his depth wherever he goes - even perhaps especially in the land of his birth. Whether discussing the strange appeal of breakfast pizza or the jaw-slackening direness of American TV, the author brings his brand of bemused wit to bear...

    At Home

    By Bill Bryson

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    In At Home, Bill Bryson applies the same irrepressible curiosity, irresistible wit, stylish prose and masterful storytelling that made A Short History of Nearly Everything one of the most lauded books of the last decade, and delivers one of the most entertaining and illuminating books ever written about the history...

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