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  • Peace and Me by Ali Winter and Mickael El Fathi (HB)

    A beautifully-illustrated child friendly collection of inspirational ideas about peace based on the lives of Nobel Peace Prize laureates including Nelson Mandela, Martin Luther King Jr., Mother Theresa and Malala Yousafzai. Ages: 7-11. Hardback. 32 pages. Size: 26 x 20.5 cm. Learn More
  • Moonrise by Sarah Crossan (HB)

    Joe's brother Ed is on death row and now Ed's execution date has been set. A poignant, stirring, huge-hearted novel that asks big questions. What value do you place on life? What can you forgive? And just how do you say goodbye? Age: teens. Hardback. 400 pages. Language: English. Publisher: Bloomsbury Size: 19.8 x 12.9 mm. Learn More

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  • Fighting Fire by Sian Moore, Tessa Wright and Philip Taylor

    Fighting Fire - One Hundred Years of the Fire Brigades Union Foreword by Matt Wrack Published by New Internationalist on behalf of the Fire Brigades Union Fighting Fire celebrates the centenary of the FBU, focusing on the last three decades of the union’s history. Learn More

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  • Redemption Song and other stories. The Caine Prize For African Writing 2018

    'Africa’s most important literary award.' - International Herald Tribune.

    Author: Various. Edited by Chris Brazier and The Caine Prize.

    Now in its nineteenth year the Caine Prize for African Writing is Africa’s leading literary prize, and is awarded to a short story by an African writer published in English, whether in Africa or elsewhere. This collection brings together the five 2018 shortlisted stories, along with stories written at the Caine Prize Writers’ Workshop which took place in Rwanda in April 2018. The shortlist comprises: American Dream by Nonyelum Ekwempu (Nigeria) The Armed Letter Writers by Olofunke Ogundimu (Nigeria) Fanta Blackcurrant by Makena Onjerika (Kenya) Involution by Stacy Hardy (South Africa) Wednesday’s Story by Wole Talabi (Nigeria)

    Paperback. Pages: 256. Publication date: 2 July 2018

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  • The Kennedy Moment by Peter Adamson (hardback)

    A reunion of friends and lovers; a conspiracy that begins as a joke; a secret to be kept for thirty years—this is a daring, ingenious and profoundly moving political thriller from an author whose career has put him at the very heart of international affairs. Praise for previous books: ’At the end I was weeping with happiness. A beautiful, subtle book’ —William Nicholson ‘The most consistently intelligent and fascinating novel I’ve read in a long time. Mesmeric.’ —Margaret Forster ‘His characters are both representative of large ideas and yet also fully human … it’s a huge achievement.’ —Alain de Botton Hardback: pages 368 Size: 15.cm x 23.4cm

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  • The Climate Majority by Leo Barasi

    The Climate Majority is not about the climate deniers or the climate activists. It's about apathy, about those who don't talk about global warming - the billions of people who have heard plenty about climate change and acknowledge there's a problem, but who are just not engaged enough to stimulate the change required to stop it. Paperback: 200 pages Size: 13.8 x 2.2 x 21.6 cm Learn More

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  • Privatized Planet: 'Free Trade' as a Weapon Against Democracy, Healthcare and the Environment by T.J. Coles

    If you thought we had defeated the big trade and investment deals like TTIP and TPP think again. Privatized Planet exposes the myths about 'free trade' in this new age of globalization. A columnist with Axis of Logic, T.J. Coles regularly writes about politics and human rights. His work has appeared in Newsweek, the New Statesman, Peace Review, teleSUR, Truthout and Z Magazine. Books include Britain's Secret Wars, The Great Brexit Swindle, President Trump, Inc., Fire and Fury and the anthology Voices for Peace (2017), which he edited. Paperback Length: 208 pages Language: English Publisher: New Internationalist (21 March 2019) Size: 21.5cm x 13.5cm Learn More

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  • The Hypnotist by Laurence Anholt

    Winner of the Young Quills Award 2017. Thirteen-year-old Pip is plucked out of an orphanage by a farmer, hired as a farm-hand. But Pip is black. The farmer and his wife are white. Jack, an Irish neurologist with secret hypnotic skills. The pair’s lives merge over the realities of racial tension and strange powers. Pages: 352 Age 12+ Size: 20cm x 13cm Learn More

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  • A New Jerusalem by Benjamin Dickson (PB)

    A sensitively-observed graphic novel about trauma and family life in the aftermath of the Second World War. Paperback. Language: English. 152 pages. 24cm x 16.5cm. Learn More

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  • Heroes in the Evening Mist by William Ash

    Heroes in the Evening Mist is the previously unpublished novel by the Texas-born author William Ash. His repeated attempts to escape German prisoner-of-war camps made him one of the models for the character played by Steve McQueen in the film The Great Escape. This, his final novel, evokes heroism, romance, comradeship – and ultimately betrayal. Learn More

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