Language

    How Language Began: The Story of Humanity\'s Greatest Invention

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    In his groundbreaking new book Daniel Everett seeks answers to questions that have perplexed thinkers from Plato to Chomsky: when and how did language begin? What is it? And what is it for? Daniel Everett confounds the conventional wisdom that language originated with Homo sapiens 150,000 years ago and that...

    Release the Bats: A Pocket Guide to Writing Your Way Out Of It

    By D. B. C. Pierre

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    A guide to writing fiction by the Booker Prize-winning author of Vernon God Little.Part biography, part reflection and part practical guide, Release the Bats explores the mysteries of why and how we tell stories, and the craft of writing fiction.

    Seriously Funny, and Other Oxymorons

    By Simon Brett

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    A humorous gift book: collection of oxymorons, amusingly illustrated by Paul Thomas.

    Passion of Harry Bingo

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    The Passion of Harry Bingo: Further Dispatches From Unreported Scotland is the second volume of selected journalism from one of Scotland's most popular writers. It follows the highly successful publication in 2014 of Daunderlust

    Voice Training Programs for Professional Speakers: Global Outcomes

    By Aliaa Khidr

    Paperback £50.16

    Professional resource for voice training programs used to care for the voice of different professional speakers and occupational voice users.

    Screen Adaptation: Beyond the Basics

    By Eric Williams

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    Once you understand the basics of screenwriting, ideas for your next screenplay are everywhere. Whether it comes from a favorite children's book, a summer novel you discover accidentally, a news story that catches your imagination, or a chapter from your own life - advanced screenwriting strategies should now guide you...

    Veni Vidi Didici

    By Jason Talley

    Paperback Save £1.94 = £9.05

    An engaging Latin guide filled with all sorts of fun and laughs that make learning the language a blastSeize the day with a fun, new guide to the ultimate language. Whether you're looking to show up your teacher or have a laugh with friends, Veni Vidi Didici will give you...

    Can Creative Writing Really Be Taught?

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    " New chapters on identity and activism Can Creative Writing Really Be Taught? is supported by a companion website at www.bloomsbury.com, including extensive links to online resources, teaching case studies and lesson plans"

    Bestseller Code

    By Jodie Archer

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    'If you're someone who dreams of penning a bestseller, read this book' The Week'What if the success of E.L.James and Dan Brown was not so random? What if there were an algorithm that could pick out the bestseller DNA concealed within these books before they're published? This is the audacious...

    Word Detective

    By John Simpson

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    The story of words, cultures, the OED and John Simpson, a word detective with thirty-seven years of dictionary experience and twenty years as Chief Editor of the world's most important dictionary

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