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  • Billionaires by Darryl Cunningham (PB)

    Who are the super-rich in our society, and how do they have such disproportionate political and cultural influence on our lives? How did they acquire their wealth, and what are their lives like?

    'Like Darryl Cunningham’s previous graphic novels, Billionaires displays his brilliant faculty for communicating serious and complex information in an accessible and entertaining way—something that the comic media can excel at. Immaculately researched and clearly told, this book should be required reading—by everyone!' Bryan Talbot, writer/artist

    Paperback. 240 pages, 23cm x 16cm

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  • The Wolf of Baghdad by Carol Isaacs (The Surreal McCoy) (PB)

    In the 1940s a third of Baghdad’s population was Jewish. Within a decade nearly all 150,000 had been expelled, killed or had escaped. This graphic memoir of a lost homeland is a wordless narrative by an author homesick for a home she has never visited.

    Paperback, 208 pages
    Published January 2020
    Size 24cm x 17cm
    ISBN 978-1-912408-55-9

    'Enthralling and moving. It is magical.' Claudia Roden

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  • Brave New Words: The Power of Writing Now edited by Susheila Nasta (PB)

    Fifteen specially commissioned essays from distinguished authors explore the value of critical thinking, the power of the written word, and the resonance of literature in the twenty-first century.

    Contributors: Bernardine Evaristo, Githa Hariharan, Eva Hoffman, Romesh Gunesekera, James Kelman, Tabish Khair, Kei Miller, Blake Morrison, Mukoma wa Ngugi, Hsiao-Hung Pai, Olumide Popoola, Shivanee Ramlochan, Bina Shah, Raja Shehadeh and Marina Warner.

    Paperback, 304 pages
    Size: 20cm x 13cm
    Language: English
    ISBN: 978-1-912408-20-7

    ‘As long as we have literature as a bulwark against intolerance, and as a force for change, then we have a chance... Literature is plurality in action; it embraces and celebrates a place of no truths; it relishes ambiguity, and it deeply respects the place where everybody has the right to be understood.’—Caryl Phillips

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  • Sensible Footwear: A Girl's Guide by Kate Charlesworth (PB)

    Cartoonist Kate Charlesworth presents a glorious pageant of LGBTQI+ history, as she takes us on a PRIDE march past personal and political milestones from the 1950s to the present day. Peopled by a cast of gay icons such as Dusty Springfield, Billie Jean King, Dirk Bogarde and Alan Turing, and featuring key moments such as Stonewall, Gay Pride and Section 28, Sensible Footwear: A Girl's Guide, is the first graphic history documenting lesbian life from 1950 to the present. It is a stunning, personal, graphic memoir and a milestone itself in LGBTQI+ history. Size: 24cm x 18cm. Paperback. 320 pages. Learn More

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  • Easier Ways to Say I Love You by Lucy Fry (PB)

    A memoir on love, lust and attachment: one woman’s remarkable and candid account of transforming a difficult and uncomfortable love triangle into an honest polyamorous relationship.

    Paperback, 224 pages
    Published February 2020
    Language English
    Size 20cm x 13cm
    ISBN 9781912408597



    'An important voice, beautifully written.' —Evie Wyld

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  • Be With by Mike Barnes

    Poet Mike Barnes has spent years caring for his mother, Mary, through the stages of moderate, severe, very severe and late-stage Alzheimer’s. In this eloquent series of letters, addressed to an anonymous long-term dementia carer, he transforms his own increasingly challenging experience into a wellspring of clarity and understanding, support and solace. ‘Timely, lyrical, tough, accurate, and ultimately not (too) depressing. Or as my aunts used to say, Roll up your sleeves.’ Margaret Atwood Learn More

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  • Escaping Wars and Waves By Olivier Kugler (HB)

    Kugler's compelling series of evocative drawings documents the experiences of Syrian refugees he met in Iraqi Kurdistan, Greece, France, Germany, Switzerland and England. Hardback, 80 pages. Size: 29.7cm x 23cm.

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  • The Book of Sarah by Sarah Lightman

    Distilled from thousands of diary drawings begun in her parents’ garden shed back in 1996, Sarah Lightman’s The Book of Sarah is an alternative bible to the one she moved away from, along with the religious Jewish lifestyle she followed as a teenager. Hardback Length: 240 pages Language: English Publisher: Myriad Publication date: May 2019 ISBN: 978-1-908434-51-7 Size: 170mm x 240 mm Learn More

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  • Science Tales by Darryl Cunningham

    Shortlisted - British Comic Awards: Best Book 2012 Nominated - YALSA - Great Graphic Novels for Teens 2013 The first edition of Darryl Cunningham's *Science Tales* was published in 2012 and shortlisted for the British Comics Awards: Best Book. This new edition has been updated to include a clinical exposé of hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, and its political framework in the UK and USA. "As a science primer that presents complex ideas in a simple, but never simplistic, way, Science Tales cannot be recommended enough." - Argument Paperback: 208 pages Size: 152mm x 210mm Learn More

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  • Billy, Me & You by Nicola Streeten

    Highly Commended - British Medical Association Book Award: Popular Medical Category 2012 A moving, surprisingly funny, and inspiring graphic memoir by a woman who lost her two-year-old son after heart surgery, Billy, Me & You is a bracing and memorable account of recovery after bereavement. "Several close friends of mine have lost a child… This beautiful book, by Nicola Streeten, gave me a rare insight into something of what they went through." - Julie Hesmondhalgh, Observer Paperback, 208 pages Size: 152mm x 230mm Learn More

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