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Llibres en anglès (200)

  • HOMELAND
    ARAMBURU, FERNANDO
    'It’s been a long time since I’ve read a book that was so persuasive and moving, so intelligently conceived.' - Mario Vargas Llosa. Miren and Bittori have been best friends all their lives, growing up in the same small town in the north of Spain. With limited interest in politics, the terrorist threat posed by ETA seems to affect them little. When Bittori’s husband starts recei...
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    12,75 €

  • MY DARK VANESSA
    RUSSELL, KATE ELIZABETH
    Vanessa Wye was fifteen-years-old when she first had sex with her English teacher.She is now thirty-two and in the storm of allegations against powerful men in 2017, the teacher, Jacob Strane, has just been accused of sexual abuse by another former student.Vanessa is horrified by this news, because she is quite certain that the relationship she had with Strane wasn't abuse. It ...
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    17,00 €

  • THE WOMEN'S SUFFRAGE COOKERY BOOK
    DOWSON, MRS AUBREY
    Enjoy hearty wholesome meals courtesy of the foot soldiers of the Women's Suffrage movement. The recipes in this book cover every meal of the day, as well as sections on vegetarian dishes, beverages and preserves. Choose between a Curry contributed by Mrs Julian Osler from Edgbaston, Cauliflower Souffle sent in by Miss Mildred Martineau of Esher, Eggs a la Suisse contributed by...
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    11,75 €

  • FALASTIN: A COOKBOOK
    TAMIMI, SAMI / WIGLEY, TARA
    A ground-breaking Middle Eastern cookbook from the co-author of Ottolenghi: The Cookbook and Jerusalem, and co-founder of the innovative Ottolenghi delis.FALASTIN is a love letter to Palestine, the land and its people; an evocative collection of over 110 unforgettable recipes and stories from the co-authors of Jerusalem and Ottolenghi: The Cookbook, and Ottolenghi SIMPLE.Travel...
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    32,75 €

  • MEMORIES OF THE FUTURE
    HUSTVEDT, SIRI
    A provocative, wildly funny, intellectually rigorous and engrossing novel, punctuated by Siri Hustvedt's own illustrations - a tour de force by one of America's most acclaimed and beloved writers.Fresh from Minnesota and hungry for all New York has to offer, twenty-three-year-old S.H. embarks on a year that proves both exhilarating and frightening - from bruising encounters wit...
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    12,50 €

  • THE NUTCRACKER
    HOFFMANN, E T A
    Bedtime Classics introduce classic works of fiction to little literary scholars through character-driven narratives and colorful illustration. Designed to be the perfect one minute bedtime story (or five minutes--if you're begged to read it over and over) parents can feel good about exposing their children to some of the most iconic pieces of literature, while building their ch...
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    8,25 €

  • ALICE'S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND
    CARROLL, LEWIS
    Bedtime Classics introduce classic works of fiction to little literary scholars through character driven narratives and colorful illustration. Designed to be the perfect one minute bedtime story (or five minutes--if you're begged to read it over and over) parents can feel good about exposing their children to some of the most iconic pieces of literature while building their chi...
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    8,25 €

  • BATHING IN THE FOREST
    AYATS, MARC / UYÀ, NÍVOLA
    Sumérgete en la naturaleza, aquieta tu mente y experimenta un BAÑO DE BOSQUE. Un hermoso libro con actividades para descargar y realizar con los niñ@s disfrutando del contacto con la naturaleza.La niña del bosque te abraza, te tiende la mano y te sumerge en la naturaleza. Los árboles te rodean. Caminas con tranquilidad. Percibes ese olor inconfundible de la tierra y sientes que...
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    14,90 €

  • OLIVE, AGAIN
    STROUT, ELIZABETH
    Olive, Again follows the blunt, contradictory yet deeply loveable Olive Kitteridge as she grows older, navigating the second half of her life as she comes to terms with the changes - sometimes welcome, sometimes not - in her own existence and in those around her.Olive adjusts to her new life with her second husband, challenges her estranged son and his family to accept him, exp...
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    17,75 €

  • GRAND UNION
    SMITH, ZADIE
    Zadie Smith has established herself as one of the most iconic, critically respected, and popular writers of her generation. In her first short story collection, she combines her power of observation and her inimitable voice to mine the fraught and complex experience of life in the modern world. Interleaving eleven completely new and unpublished stories with some of her best-lov...
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    17,25 €

  • CABIN PORN: INSIDE
    ZACH KLEIN
    Initially created by a group of friends as an online scrapbook, Cabin Porn became a phenomenon following the publication of the first volume of photographs of hand-made homes in breathtaking natural landscapes around the world.This new book delves deeper into the best-loved homes featured on the blog over the last ten years, offering close-ups of the stunning architecture and i...
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    28,50 €

  • HALF OF A YELLOW SUN
    CHIMAMANDA, NGOZI ADICHIE
    With her award-winning debut novel, Purple Hibiscus, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie was heralded by the Washington Post Book World as the “21st century daughter” of Chinua Achebe. Now, in her masterly, haunting new novel, she recreates a seminal moment in modern African history: Biafra's impassioned struggle to establish an independent republic in Nigeria during the 1960s.With the ef...
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    12,50 €

  • 21 LESSONS FOR THE 21ST CENTURY
    HARARI, YUVAL NOAH
    In twenty-one bite-sized lessons, Yuval Noah Harari explores what it means to be human in an age of bewilderment.How can we protect ourselves from nuclear war, ecological cataclysms and technological disruptions? What can we do about the epidemic of fake news or the threat of terrorism? What should we teach our children?Yuval Noah Harari takes us on a thrilling journey through ...
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    13,75 €

  • ACTIVIST
    KK OTTESEN
    A speech on the radio. A high school literature class. A promise made to a mother.Activism begins in small ways and in unexpected places. In this inspiring book, over forty activists from Billie Jean King to Bernie Sanders and Angela Davis to Edward Snowden recount the experiences that sparked their journeys and share the beliefs that keep them going. These are citizens who met...
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    34,75 €

  • DRIVE YOUR PLOW OVER THE BONES OF THE DEAD
    TOKARCZUK, OLGA
    In a remote Polish village, Janina devotes the dark winter days to studying astrology, translating the poetry of William Blake, and taking care of the summer homes of wealthy Warsaw residents. Her reputation as a crank and a recluse is amplified by her not-so-secret preference for the company of animals over humans. Then a neighbor, Big Foot, turns up dead. Soon other bodies ar...
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    13,25 €

  • NORMAL PEOPLE
    ROONEY, SALLY
    Connell and Marianne grow up in the same small town in the west of Ireland, but the similarities end there. In school, Connell is popular and well-liked, while Marianne is a loner. But when the two strike up a conversation - awkward but electrifying - something life-changing begins.Normal People is a story of mutual fascination, friendship and love. It takes us from that first ...
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    12,50 €

  • STATE OF THE UNION TV
    HORNBY,NICK
    Each week, Tom and Louise meet for a quick drink in the pub before they go to meet their marriage counsellor. Married for years and with two children, a recent incident has exposed the fault lines in their relationship in a way that Tom, for one, does not wish to think about.In the ten minutes in the pub they talk about the agenda for the session, what they talked about last we...
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    11,00 €

  • SONG OF MYSELF
    WHITMAN, WALT
    One of Walt Whitman's most loved and greatest poems, "Song of Myself" is an optimistic and inspirational look at the world. Originally published as part of "Leaves of Grass" in 1855, "Song of Myself" is as accessible and important today as when it was first written. Read "Song of Myself" and enjoy a true poetic masterpiece. ...
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    13,25 €

  • MEMORIES OF THE FUTURE
    HUSTVEDT, SIRI
    A provocative, exuberant novel about time, memory, desire, and the imagination from the internationally bestselling and prizewinning author of The Blazing World, Memories of the Future tells the story of a young Midwestern woman's first year in New York City in the late 1970s and her obsession with her mysterious neighbor, Lucy Brite.As she listens to Lucy through the thin wall...
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    19,00 €

  • URSULA LE GUIN: THE LAST INTERVIEW : AND OTHER CONVERSATIONS
    LE GUIN, URSULA K.
    When she began writing in the 1960s, Ursula K. Le Guin was as much of a literary outsider as one can be: she was a woman writing in a landscape dominated by men, she wrote genre at a time where it was dismissed as non-literary, and she lived out West, far from fashionable east coast literary circles. The interviews collected here–covering everything from her Berkeley childhood ...
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    17,50 €

  • SPANISH DICTIONARY
    An illustrated dictionary with over 2000 words and phrases, and amusing pictures of busy everyday scenes. Arranged thematically so words appear in context with topics on 'buying food', 'at work' and 'in the countryside' and more. An online pronunciation guide allows readers to listen to every word in the book, read by a native Spanish speaker. ...
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    13,80 €

  • DAVID FOSTER WALLACE THE LAST INTERVIEW
    FOSTER WALLACE, DAVID
    A unique selection of the best interviews given by David Foster Wallace, including the last he gave before his suicide in 2008. Complete with an introduction by Foster Wallace's friend and NY Times journalist, David Streitfeld. And including a new, never-before-published interview between Streitfeld and Wallace. ...
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    17,25 €

  • THE MAYOR OF CASTERBRIDGE
    HARDY, THOMAS
    In a fit of drunken anger, Michael Henchard sells his wife and baby daughter for five guineas at a country fair. Over the course of the following years, he manages to establish himself as a respected and prosperous pillar of the community of Casterbridge, but behind his success there always lurk the shameful secret of his past and a personality prone to self-destructive pride a...
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    17,25 €

  • HOW FASCISM WORKS
    STANLEY, JASON
    As the child of refugees of World War II Europe and a renowned philosopher and scholar of propaganda, Jason Stanley has a deep understanding of how democratic societies can be vulnerable to fascism: Nations don’t have to be fascist to suffer from fascist politics. In fact, fascism’s roots have been present in the United States for more than a century. Alarmed by the pervasive r...
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    24,00 €

  • CRIME AND PUNISHMENT
    DOSTOEVSKY, FYODOR
    Crime and Punishment focuses on the mental anguish and moral dilemmas of Rodion Romanovich Raskolnikov, an impoverished St. Petersburg student who formulates and executes a plan to kill a hated, unscrupulous pawnbroker for her money, thereby solving his financial problems and at the same time, he argues, ridding the world of evil. Crime and Punishment is considered by many as t...
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    30,75 €

  • NINETEEN EIGHTY-FOUR
    ORWELL, GEORGE
    'Who controls the past controls the future: who controls the present controls the past.'Hidden away in the Record Department of the sprawling Ministry of Truth, Winston Smith skilfully rewrites the past to suit the needs of the Party. Yet he inwardly rebels against the totalitarian world he lives in, which demands absolute obedience and controls him through the all-seeing teles...
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    10,90 €

  • FIRE AND FURY
    WOLFF, MICHAEL
    The first nine months of Donald Trump’s term were stormy, outrageous—and absolutely mesmerizing. Now, thanks to his deep access to the West Wing, bestselling author Michael Wolff tells the riveting story of how Trump launched a tenure as volatile and fiery as the man himself.In this explosive book, Wolff provides a wealth of new details about the chaos in the Oval Office. Among...
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    19,95 €

  • BUILDING ART - THE LIFE AND WORKS OF JOHN GEHRY
    GOLDBERGER, PAUL
    From Pulitzer Prize–winning architectural critic Paul Goldberger: an engaging, nuanced exploration of the life and work of Frank Gehry, undoubtedly the most famous architect of our time. This first full-fledged critical biography presents and evaluates the work of a man who has almost single-handedly transformed contemporary architecture in his innovative use of materials, desi...
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    20,40 €

  • WESSEX POEMS AND OTHER VERSES
    HARDY, THOMAS
    A collectible new Penguin Classics series: stunning, clothbound editions of ten favourite poets, which present each poet's most famous book of verse as it was originally published. Designed by the acclaimed Coralie Bickford-Smith and beautifully set, these slim, A format volumes are the ultimate gift editions for poetry lovers.Wessex Poems was Hardy's first collection of poetry...
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    11,50 €

  • SONGS OF INNOCENCE AND OF EXPERIENCE
    BLAKE, WILLIAM
    A collectible new Penguin Classics series: beautiful clothbound editions of the most famous verse collections by ten favourite poets. Designed by the acclaimed Coralie Bickford-Smith and attractively set, these slim, A format volumes are the ultimate gift editions for poetry lovers. Songs of Innocence and Experience is one of the best-loved poetry collections of all time, an in...
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    11,50 €


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