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A History of Cricket in 100 Objects

Gavin Mortimer

From the Ashes Urn to a Currant Bun: a journey through three hundred and fifty cricketing years – of triumphs, controversies and quips – in 100 defini…


Peter Culshaw

A definitive biography of Manu Chao, the Che Guevara of world music.

The Look of Love

Paul Willetts

Now a major film starring Steve Coogan. Previously published as Members Only.

Black Bazaar

Alain Mabanckou

From the winner of the Grand Prix de la Littérature 2012

Black by Design

Pauline Black

Lead singer of legendary band The Selecter on music, family and roots. *New, updated edition covers The Selecter's recent reunion*

In Praise Of Love

Alain Badiou

French philosopher Alain Badiou turns his attention to love

From Dictatorship to Democracy

Gene Sharp

The how-to guide that inspired the Arab Spring

Against The Machine

Lee Siegel

One of the country's most eloquent and acid-tongued cultural critics.

The Strategy Of Antelopes

Jean Hatzfeld

Skirting the trap of sensationalism, this engrossing account of a scarred society's attempts to recover from a genocide brims with compassion. Je…

In The Seventies

Barry Miles

An insider's guide to the seventies.

To Live Outside the Law

Leaf Fielding

The story of Britain's biggest ever drugs bust

Cleaning Up

Tania Glyde

What sets this book apart [is that] it is illuminating about the inner emotional damage that leads to wildly self-destructive behaviour; and also abou…

In Defence of Atheism

Michel Onfray

[A] powerful attack on organised religion

Members Only

Paul Willetts

Now a major film starring Steve Coogan.

Will You Manage?

Musa Okwonga

Acclaimed football writer Musa Okwonga investigates what it takes to be a great manager


Catherine Millet

From the author of the huge bestseller The Sexual Life of Catherine M.

A Rocket in My Pocket

Max Décharné

A Rocket in my Pocket is the story of rockabilly music, the primal 50s howl of rockin' rage that helped start it all.

Venice is a Fish: A Cultural Guide

Tiziano Scarpa

'A gorgeous tribute to one of the strangest and most beautiful cities on Earth. Was it Henry James or Mary McCarthy who said, "There is noth…

Altered State

Matthew Collin

At last somebody has written the real history of the last ten years, and written it with such wit, verve, empathy and profound intelligence. I can…


Jeremy Scahill

Meticulously researched and fascinating … Scahill does a fine job

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