The Brief History Of The Dead

Author: Kevin Brockmeier
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1848546319
Size: 43.26 MB
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Each has a different story to tell, but their accounts have one thing in common - it was their final journey. For this is the city of the dead. And the link between this city and Laura's journey lies at the heart of this remarkable novel.

My Brief History

Author: Stephen Hawking
Publisher: Bantam
ISBN: 0345539133
Size: 14.12 MB
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Tracing his development as a thinker, he explains how the prospect of an early death urged him onward through numerous intellectual breakthroughs, and talks about the genesis of his masterpiece A Brief History of Time—one of the iconic ...

A Brief History Of Seven Killings

Author: Marlon James
Publisher: Oneworld Publications
ISBN: 1780745885
Size: 78.48 MB
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Marlon James’s bold undertaking traverses strange landscapes and shady characters, as motivations are examined — and questions asked — in this compelling novel of monumental scope and ambition.

The Bible For Grown Ups

Author: Simon Loveday
Publisher: Icon Books
ISBN: 1785781324
Size: 11.93 MB
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It sets out to help intelligent adults make sense of the Bible – a book that is too large to swallow whole, yet too important in our history and culture to spit out. Why do the creation stories in Genesis contradict each other?

The Gene

Author: Siddhartha Mukherjee
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1476733538
Size: 26.68 MB
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Throughout, the story of Mukherjee’s own family—with its tragic and bewildering history of mental illness—reminds us of the questions that hang over our ability to translate the science of genetics from the laboratory to the real ...

A Short History Of Nearly Everything

Author: Bill Bryson
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1409095487
Size: 22.14 MB
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Bill Bryson describes himself as a reluctant traveller, but even when he stays safely at home he can't contain his curiosity about the world around him.

Wonders Beyond Numbers

Author: Johnny Ball
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1472939964
Size: 56.52 MB
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In this book, Johnny Ball tells one of the most important stories in world history – the story of mathematics.