Books by Publisher: Portfolio

    Farewell to Ice

    By Peter Wadhams

    Paperback £8.45

    'Astonishing ... beautiful, compelling and terrifying' Observer 'Wadhams' writing sparkles ... a lyrical sense of wonder at the natural world ... essential reading ... may be the best reader-friendly account of the greenhouse effect available to date' John Burnside, New Statesman Ice is beautiful and complex. It regulates our planet's...

    Maigret and the Headless Corpse

    By Georges Simenon

    Paperback £7.25

    Translation of: Maigret et le corps sans t ete.

    Find Your Why: A Practical Guide for Discovering Purpose for You and Your Team

    By Simon Sinek

    Paperback Save £4.34 = £12.65

    Simon Sinek's recent video on 'The Millennial Question' went viral with over 180 million views. Find Your Why is the follow up to Start with Why, the global bestseller and the subject of the third most watched TED Talk of all time.With Start With Why, Simon Sinek inspired a movement...

    Blood and Land

    By J. C. H. King

    Paperback Save £2.74 = £10.25

    'A history of resilience ... sweeping, comprehensive ... it's a story that has been waiting to be told' Guardian 'An account sorely needed ... a kaleidoscopic view of Native American history, refreshing and rollicking, and not unlike its fractured reality' Standpoint Blood and Land is a dazzling, panoramic account of...

    Think Like an Anthropologist

    By Matthew Engelke

    Paperback Save £1.14 = £7.85

    'Subtle and self-reflexive. . . an excellent overview of the debates and issues that have shaped this hugely influential social science' - Guardian How does anthropology help us understand who we are? What can it tell us about culture, from Melanesia to the City of London? Why does it matter?...

    Baking School

    By Matt Jones

    Hardback Save £7.54 = £17.46

    Mastering bread and pastry at home, from sourdough to pizza, croissants to doughnuts. Best known for Justin's world-famous doughnuts, the Bread Ahead Bakery in Borough Market is also home to their Bakery School, where thousands have learned to make sourdough, croissants, Swedish ryebread, pizza and much more besides. Now, using...

    Pitards

    By Georges Simenon

    Paperback Save £1.94 = £9.05

    'Read him at your peril, avoid him at your loss' Sunday TimesCaptain Lannec has finally managed to buy his own ship with the financial help of his in-laws, the Pitards - and they've never let him forget it. When his temperamental wife Mathilde insists on coming along on the ship's...

    Colour

    By Marion Deuchars

    Hardback Save £5.54 = £14.46

    What makes a colour work? What do colours mean to artists or cultures? Why does grey make a colour stand out? What colour are the oceans? Why is the yellow of lemons something to treasure? Award-winning illustrator Marion Deuchars takes us on a journey through colour, showing how its language...

    Blood and Guts in High School

    By Kathy Acker

    Paperback Save £1.14 = £7.85

    'Acker gives her work the power to mirror the reader's soul' William S. Burroughs'Kathy Acker's writing is virtuoso, maddening, crazy, so sexy, so painful, and beaten out of a wild heart that nothing can tame. Acker is a landmark writer' Jeanette WintersonThis is the story of Janey, who lived in...

    Autumn

    By Ali Smith

    Paperback £7.85

    SHORTLISTED FOR THE MAN BOOKER PRIZE 2017 SUNDAY TIMES TOP TEN BESTSELLER As the days get shorter, the nights darker, and political chaos ever closer, Ali Smith offers solace, wisdom and hope for the future, with this dazzling novel of our times 'In a country apparently divided against itself, a...

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