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This Is What We Do

CRIME NOVEL | NOIR | THRILLER “A compelling, existential thrill ride.” — Booklist “This Is What We Do is a love story. Or, to be more accurate, it’s a story that’s in love with its own existential indifference. But it’s also Atlas Shrugged jammed in reverse and with the tires smoked. It’s Ayn Rand for […]

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PEN America Best Debut Short Stories 2017

SHORT STORIES “A welcome addition to the run of established short story annuals, promising good work to come.” —Kirkus Reviews THE INAUGURAL ANTHOLOGY OF LITERATURE’S MOST PROMISING NEW VOICES Today’s most acclaimed writers all got their start when an editor encountered their work for the first time and took a chance. This anthology celebrates twelve […]

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Rebel Mothers Fear Nothing (Le mamme ribelli non hanno paura)

FICTION Giada Sundas is a natural storyteller, she has the rare ability to take you from laughter to tears in the space of a few lines. A book about how becoming responsible for another life means becoming responsible for our own, as well. — Matteo Bussola, author of Sleepless Nights and Kisses for Breakfast, Einaudi A […]

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East by West

HEALTH | PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT  For anyone with a passion for eating well, feeling great and having dessert at lunchtime! East by West is a cookbook that champions the ancient Ayurverdic philosophy of eating to nourish, sustain and repair. Bestselling author, cook and TV presenter Jasmine Hemsley continues her passion to balance body, mind and spirit–amidst […]

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Another Look. A Bunch of Stuff to See Things Differently (Un autre regard. Trucs en vrac pour voir les choses autrement)

COMICS – SERIES THE 1st COMIC BOOK FROM THE BLOGGER EMMACLIT ‘On her blog, Emma posts drawings that tell stories about feminism, health and sexuality.’ — Nouvel Obs ‘Funny and relevant, this is a book to slip on all your colleagues’ desks…’ — Elle ‘Emma talks about the clitoris like nobody else.’ — Huffington Post […]

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An Extraordinary Destiny

LITERARY FICTION | COMING OF AGE “A good start for a debut novelist; a worthy read” —The Globe and Mail “In An Extraordinary Destiny, Shekhar Paleja weaves together a number of characters’ stories, all of them influenced in some way by predestiny and the consequences of a few choices . . . These characters’ stories […]

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The Dictator

FICTION “A young boy runs from the Nazis to save himself, leaving his family behind. The guilt he carries warps his life and the lives of all those he touches. The silences inside this eloquent novel are explosive. The characters are so real they seem to be part of one’s own family. A haunting, moving, […]

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I Won’t Hurt You (Non ti faccio niente)

THRILLER He’d got into the monster’s car because he’d told him that sooner or later the bogeyman would come and take him away. And it didn’t matter much if this monster wasn’t big and strong with a beard like Mangiafuoco’s but a thin boy almost the same size as him, with a rather shapeless red […]

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The Road to Recognition: The A-to-Z Guide to Personal Branding for Accelerating Your Professional Success in The Age of Digital Media

BUSINESS | MARKETING “Current, useful, actionable, and true. Its gold!“  — JAY BAER, New York Times Best-Selling Author of Youtility and Hug Your Haters “Clever, fun and about as comprehensive a guide as you’ll find anywhere.“ — ANN HANDLEY, Best-Selling Author of Everybody Writes and Content Rules “Personal branding is a language that’s best learned […]

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The Participation Game: How the Top 100 Brands Build Loyalty In A Skeptical World

BUSINESS | MARKETING How The Top 100 Brands Build Loyalty In A Skeptical World: Today’s consumers are in charge of the ads they see – and the brands they choose to let into their world. Their friends are generating hundreds of interesting and compelling posts a day and commanding their attention. For marketers who assume […]

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