Llibres de Llibres en anglès

Llibres / Llibres en anglès (325)

  • THE POWER OF THE DOG
    SAVAGE, THOMAS
    Discover Thomas Savage's dark poetic tale of a small town in early 20th century American that inspired the Golden Globe winning film.Phil and George are brothers and joint owners of the biggest ranch in their Montana valley.Phil is the bright one, George the plodder. Phil is tall and angular; George is stocky and silent. Phil is a brilliant chess player, a voracious reader, an ...
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    13,25 €

  • THE MORNING STAR
    KNAUSGAARD, KARL OVE
    A major new work from the author of the renowned My Struggle series, The Morning Star is an astonishing, ambitious, and rich novel about what we don't understand, and our attempts to make sense of our world nonethelessOne long night in August, Arne and Tove are staying with their children in their summer house in southern Norway. Their friend Egil has his own place nearby. Kath...
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    18,75 €

  • OTTOLENGHI TEST KITCHEN: SHELF LOVE
    OTTOLENGHI , YOTAM / MURAD, NOOR
    Relaxed, flexible home cooking from Yotam Ottolenghi and his superteam.Whether they're conjuring up new recipes or cooking for themselves at home, the Ottolenghi Test Kitchen team do what we all do: they raid their kitchens. But then, they turn whatever they find into approachable creations with an 'Ottolenghi' twist.This instinct is in perfect sync with recent times, when we'v...
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    28,00 €

  • HARLEM SHUFFLE
    WHITEHEAD, COLSON
    'Ray Carney was only slightly bent when it came to being crooked...'To his customers and neighbors on 125th street, Carney is an upstanding salesman of reasonably-priced furniture, making a life for himself and his family. He and his wife Elizabeth are expecting their second child, and if her parents on Striver's Row don't approve of him or their cramped apartment across from t...
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    17,75 €

  • HARLEM SHUFFLE
    COLSON WHITEHEAD
    A NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK OF THE YEAR • NEW YORK TIMES BEST SELLER • From the two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Underground Railroad and The Nickel Boys, a gloriously entertaining novel of heists, shakedowns, and rip-offs set in Harlem in the 1960s."Ray Carney was only slightly bent when it came to being crooked..." To his customers and neighbors on 125th street...
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    17,75 €

  • MRS MARCH (ENG)
    FEITO, VIRGINIA
    Shirley Jackson meets Ottessa Moshfegh meets My Sister the Serial Killer in a brilliantly unsettling and darkly funny debut novel full of suspense and paranoia ...
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    16,50 €

  • MORE THAN A WOMAN
    MORAN, CAITLIN
    'This book is a hilarious memoir, a passionate polemic, and a moving manifesto on how to be a decent person and try, in the face of countless stresses, to live a full open-hearted, joyous life' Sunday TimesA decade ago, Caitlin Moran thought she had it all figured out. Her instant bestseller How to Be a Woman was a game-changing take on feminism, the patriarchy, and the general...
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    13,40 €

  • NOISE
    KAHNEMAN, DANIEL / SIBONY, OLIVIER / SUNSTEIN, CASS R.
    The Sunday Times bestseller 'A monumental, gripping book ... Outstanding' Sunday Times Wherever there is human judgement, there is noise. 'Noise may be the most important book I've read in more than a decade. A genuinely new idea so exceedingly important you will immediately put it into practice. A masterpiece' Angela Duckworth, author of Grit 'An absolutely brilliant investiga...
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    20,00 €

  • JUST LIKE YOU
    HORNBY, NICK
    Lucy married just the sort of man you might expect: a university graduate who runs his own business. Unfortunately he turned out to have serious dependency issues.Joseph is shaking off the memory of his last date, a girl who ticked all the right boxes and also drove him up the wall.On an average Saturday morning in a butcher's shop in North London, Lucy and Joseph meet on oppos...
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    12,75 €

  • HOME BODY
    KAUR, RUPI
    From the Number One Sunday Times bestselling author of milk and honey and the sun and her flowers comes her greatly anticipated third collection of poetry. rupi kaur constantly embraces growth, and in home body, she walks readers through a reflective and intimate journey visiting the past, the present and the potential of the self. home body is a collection of raw, honest conve...
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    16,50 €

  • THE QUEEN'S GAMBIT
    TEVIS, WALTER
    NOW A MAJOR GOLDEN GLOBE-WINNING NETFLIX SERIES'Superb' Time Out 'Mesmerizing' Newsweek'Gripping' Financial Times'Sheer entertainment. It is a book I reread every few years - for the pure pleasure and skill of it' Michael Ondaatje 'Don't pick this up if you want a night's sleep' Scotsman When she is sent to an orphanage at the age of eight, Beth Harmon soon discovers two ways t...
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    12,95 €

  • THE STORY OF BALDOMERA
    BALLESTEROS, ENRIQUE G. / ARIAS, ISMAEL F.
    La historia de la burrita Baldomera ha dado la vuelta al mundo. Más de cincuenta millones de personas conocen su historia. La burrita no pudo ver a su dueño a causa del confinamiento que trajo la COVID-19. Cuando se encontraron después de tres largos meses, se grabó un vídeo que nos conmovió y se hizo viral. La burrita Baldomera se echó a llorar al ver por fin a su amo. Inspira...
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    14,90 €

  • THE NICKEL BOYS
    WHITEHEAD, COLSON
    A devastating novel - based on true events - of a hellish American reform school, from the Pulitzer Prize winning author of The Underground Railroad.WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE FOR FICTION 2020___________________________________________Author of The Underground Railroad, Colson Whitehead brilliantly dramatizes another strand of American history through the story of two boys se...
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    13,25 €

  • THE LITTLE BOOK OF LAGER
    COLE, MELISSA
    Lager - it's both the world's most loved and most maligned of beers, enjoyed by billions the world over but often sneered at by beer aficionados. But lager is much more than just generic brands. The history of styles of lager around the world is a fascinating one, full of urban myth and legend.Did you know pilsner's forebears were spawned by industrial espionage (involving syri...
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    13,25 €

  • 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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    12,50 €

  • THE NIGHT FIRE
    CONNELLY, MICHAEL
    A judge murdered in a city park.Mickey Haller, the Lincoln Lawyer, defends the man accused.A homeless person burned alive.Detective Renee Ballard catches the case on the LAPD's notorious graveyard shift.An unsolved homicide from a lifetime ago.Harry Bosch is left a missing case file by his mentor who passed away. He was the man who taught Bosch that everybody counts, or nobody ...
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    12,50 €

  • SPRING
    SMITH, ALI
    What unites Katherine Mansfield, Charlie Chaplin, Shakespeare, Rilke, Beethoven, Brexit, the present, the past, the north, the south, the east, the west, a man mourning lost times, a woman trapped in modern times?Spring. The great connective. With an eye to the migrancy of story over time, and riffing on Pericles, one of Shakespeare's most resistant and rollicking works, Ali Sm...
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    13,50 €

  • MACHINES LIKE ME
    MCEWAN, IAN
    In a world not quite like this one, Margaret Thatcher battles Tony Benn for power and Alan Turing has achieved an astonishing breakthrough in artificial intelligence.In an alternative 1980s London, Charlie, drifting through life and dodging full-time employment, is in love with Miranda, a bright student who lives with a terrible secret. When Charlie comes into money, he buys Ad...
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    12,00 €

  • DUNE
    HERBERT, FRANK
    Before The Matrix, before Star Wars, before Ender's Game and Neuromancer, there was Dune: winner of the prestigious Hugo and Nebula awards, and widely considered one of the greatest science fiction novels ever written.Melange, or 'spice', is the most valuable - and rarest - element in the universe; a drug that does everything from increasing a person's life-span to making inter...
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    13,25 €

  • THE SILENT PATIENT
    MICHAELIDES ALE
    Alicia Berenson lived a seemingly perfect life until one day six years ago.When she shot her husband in the head five times.Since then she hasn’t spoken a single word.It’s time to find out why. ...
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    10,95 €

  • THE DEVIL'S DICTIONARY
    BIERCE, AMBROSE
    A celebrated journalist in his lifetime, Ambrose Bierce's began circulating his own sardonic, mischievous definitions of words in his various columns for San Francisco newspapers. Over several years these were then compiled and expanded into entries for a mock dictionary originally published as The Cynic's Word Book.One of the most popular satirical works of American literature...
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    11,06 €

  • GREEN DAY
    BOB GRUEN
    Celebrating 25 years of Green Day, from renowned photographer Bob Gruen It’s been 25 years since the breakthrough album Dookie put punk rock pioneers Green Day on the musical map, and renowned photographer Bob Gruen has been taking photos of the band ever since. Green Day includes behind-the-scenes photos as well as concert images from their international tours, many of which a...
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    22,50 €

  • 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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    16,24 €

  • THE OVERNIGHT KIDNAPPER
    CAMILLERI ANDRE
    The Overnight Kidnapper is the twenty-third Inspector Montalbano mystery, from the international bestselling author Andrea Camilleri.After a hectic morning involving two rather irritating cases of mistaken identity, Inspector Montalbano finally arrives in his office ready find out what's troubling Vigàta this week. What he discovers is unnerving. A woman on her way home from wo...
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    12,95 €

  • HOW TO BUILD A GIRL
    CAITLIN MORAN
    My name’s Johanna Morrigan. I’m fourteen, and I’ve just decided to kill myself.I don’t really want to die, of course! I just need to kill Johanna, and build a new girl. Dolly Wilde will be everything I want to be, and more! But as with all the best coming-of-age stories, it doesn’t exactly go to plan…A Number One Sunday Times bestseller in hardback and paperback, from the award...
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    12,60 €

  • HEARTSTOPPER (ENG)
    OSEMAN, ALICE
    Boy meets boy. Boys become friends. Boys fall in love. A sweet and charming coming-of-age story that explores friendship, love, and coming out. This edition features beautiful two-color artwork.Soon to be streaming on Netflix!Shy and softhearted Charlie Spring sits next to rugby player Nick Nelson in class one morning. A warm and intimate friendship follows, and that soon devel...
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    16,50 €

  • WINTER
    SMITH, ALI
    Winter? Bleak. Frosty wind, earth as iron, water as stone, so the old song goes. The shortest days, the longest nights. The trees are bare and shivering. The summer's leaves? Dead litter.The world shrinks; the sap sinks.But winter makes things visible. And if there's ice, there'll be fire.In Ali Smith's Winter, lifeforce matches up to the toughest of the seasons. In this second...
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    13,40 €

  • 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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    12,36 €

  • THE HANDMAID'S TALE
    ATWOOD, MARGARET
    The Republic of Gilead offers Offred only one function: to breed. If she deviates, she will, like dissenters, be hanged at the wall or sent out to die slowly of radiation sickness. But even a repressive state cannot obliterate desire - neither Offred's nor that of the two men on which her future hangs.Brilliantly conceived and executed, this powerful evocation of twenty-first c...
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    10,50 €