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av: Margaret Atwood

Kategorier: Tecknade romaner, serier och skämtteckningar
Provocative, startling, prophetic, and more relevant than ever, The Handmaid’s Tale has become a global phenomenon. Now, in this stunning graphic novel edition of Margaret Atwood’s modern classic, the terrifying reality of Gilead is brought to vivid life like never before. “Everything Handmaids wear…
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Isbn: 9780224101936

Utgivningsår: 20190326

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BB

av: Patricia Highsmith

Kategorier: Deckare Skönlitteratur
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Isbn: 9780099282877

Utgivningsår: 19990805

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BC

av: Alice Munro

Kategorier: Skönlitteratur Skönlitteratur: allmänt
The matchless Munro makes art out of everyday lives in this dazzling new collection. At its centre are three stories connected into one marvellously rich narrative about Juliet – who escapes from teaching at a girls’ school and throws herself into a wild and passionate love match. Here are men and women of…
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Isbn: 9780099472254

Utgivningsår: 20051112

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BC

av: Timothy Snyder

Kategorier: Medicin och omvårdnad
A virus is not human, but the reaction to it is a measure of humanity. America has not measured up well. Tens of thousands are dead for no reason. America is supposed to be about freedom, yet illness and fear make its citizens less free. After all, freedom is meaningless if we are too ill to think about our right…
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Isbn: 9781847926661

Utgivningsår: 20200910

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BC

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Isbn: 9781784701871

Utgivningsår: 20211021

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BC

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Isbn: 9780099466734

Utgivningsår: 20040205

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BC

av: Roger Penrose

Kategorier: Matematik och naturvetenskap Naturvetenskap
 A visionary description of what a new physics – one that is adequate to account for our extraordinary brain – might look like. It is also a bold speculation on the biological process that makes consciousness what it is. In this illuminating book Penrose provides powerful arguments to support his conclusion…
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Isbn: 9780099582113

Utgivningsår: 19950907

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BC

av: Clive Ponting

Kategorier: Samhälle och samhällsvetenskap
Like Jared Diamond’s “Collapse”, Clive Ponting’s book studies the relationship between the environment and human history. It examines world civilizations from Sumeria to ancient Egypt, from Easter Island to the Roman Empire and it argues that human beings have repeatedly built societies that…
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Isbn: 9780099516682

Utgivningsår: 20070501

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BC

av: Jeanette Winterson

Kategorier: Skönlitteratur Skönlitteratur: allmänt
Written on the Body is a secret code only visible in certain lights: the accumulation of a lifetime gather there. In places the palimpsest is so heavily worked that the letters feel like braille. I like to keep my body rolled away from prying eyes, never unfold too much, tell the whole story. I didn’t know that…
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Isbn: 9780099598275

Utgivningsår: 20140904

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BC

av: Laura Cumming

Kategorier: Biografier och litteraturvetenskap Biografier, sanna berättelser, essäer etc.
Autumn 1929 – a young girl is kidnapped from a beach. Five agonising days go by before she is discovered safe and well in a nearby village. The child remembers nothing of these events and at home, nobody ever speaks of them again. Decades later, Laura Cumming delves into the mystery surrounding her …
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Isbn: 9781784708634

Utgivningsår: 20200402

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BC

av: Jaron Lanier

Kategorier: Hälsa, relationer och personlig utveckling Självhjälp och praktiska råd
Social media is supposed to bring us together – but it is tearing us apart The evidence suggests it’s making us sadder, angrier, less empathetic, more fearful, more isolated and more tribal. Jaron Lanier is the world-famous Silicon Valley scientist-pioneer who first alerted us to the…
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Isbn: 9781529112405

Utgivningsår: 20190801

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BC

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Isbn: 9780099555346

Utgivningsår: 20110303

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BC

av: Diana Evans

Kategorier: Skönlitteratur Skönlitteratur: allmänt
Two couples find themselves at a moment of reckoning. Melissa has a new baby and doesn’t want to let it change her. Damian has lost his father and intends not to let it get to him. Michael is still in love with Melissa but can’t quite get close enough to her to stay faithful. Stephanie just wants to live a…
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Isbn: 9781784707248

Utgivningsår: 20190404

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BC

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Isbn: 9781784705893

Utgivningsår: 20200507

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BC

av: Tessa Hadley

Kategorier: Skönlitteratur Skönlitteratur: allmänt
There is something reassuring yet deliciously unexpected about a Tessa Hadley novel. (Helen Brown, Daily Telegraph). Over five novels and two collections of stories Tessa Hadley has earned a reputation as a fiction writer of remarkable gifts, and been compared with Elizabeth Bowen and Alice Munro. In her new novel…
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Isbn: 9780099597469

Utgivningsår: 20160630

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BC

av: Jonas Karlsson

Kategorier: Skönlitteratur Skönlitteratur: allmänt
A compendium of three brilliant Jonas Karlsson novellas, with one, The Circus, published for the first time here. In this trilogy Jonas Karlsson explores the quirkier side of human nature, helping us to see the world anew via three eccentric narrators. Firstly, jobsworth Bjorn starts a new career and expects to…
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Isbn: 9781784702205

Utgivningsår: 20190905

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BC

av: J. M. Coetzee

Kategorier: Skönlitteratur Skönlitteratur: allmänt
After crossing oceans, a man and a boy arrive in a new land. Here they are each assigned a name and an age, and held in a camp in the desert while they learn Spanish, the language of their new country. As Simon and David they make their way to the relocation centre in the city of Novilla, where officialdom treats them…
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Isbn: 9780099581550

Utgivningsår: 20140102

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BC

av: Joseph Heller

Kategorier: Deckare Skönlitteratur
At the heart of Joseph Heller’s bestselling novel, first published in 1961, is a satirical indicement of military madness and stupidity, and the desire of the ordinary man to survive it. It is a tale of the dangerously sane Captain Yossarian, who spends his time in Italy plotting to survive.
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Isbn: 9780099477310

Utgivningsår: 19941006

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BC

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Isbn: 9781787331167

Utgivningsår: 20181206

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BB

av: Philip Roth

Kategorier: Skönlitteratur Skönlitteratur: allmänt
‘Though on the morning after the election disbelief prevailed, especially among the pollsters, by the next everybody seemed to understand everything…’ When celebrity aviator, Charles A. Lindbergh, wins the 1940 presidential election on the slogan of ‘America First’, fear invades every…
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Isbn: 9781529110814

Utgivningsår: 20181101

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BC

av: Ben Wilson

Kategorier: Samhälle och samhällsvetenskap
From the Sunday Times bestselling author, a dazzling, globe-spanning history of humankind’s greatest invention: the city. ‘Brilliant…enchanting’ Evening Standard ‘Exhilarating’ New York TimesThe story of the city is the story of civilisation.
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Isbn: 9781784707521

Utgivningsår: 20210701

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BC

av: John L. Williams

Kategorier: Skönlitteratur Skönlitteratur: allmänt
William Stoner enters the University of Missouri at nineteen to study agriculture. A seminar on English literature changes his life, and he never returns to work on his father’s farm. Stoner becomes a teacher. He marries the wrong woman. His life is quiet, and after his death his colleagues remember him rarely.…
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Isbn: 9780099561545

Utgivningsår: 20120705

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BC

av: Toni Morrison

Kategorier: Skönlitteratur Skönlitteratur: allmänt
Spanning four decades, these essays, speeches and meditations interrogate the world around us. They are concerned with race, gender and globalisation. The sweep of American history and the current state of politics. The duty of the press and the role of the artist. Throughout A Mouth Full of Blood our search for truth,…
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Isbn: 9781784742850

Utgivningsår: 20190221

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BB

av: Alice Munro

Kategorier: Skönlitteratur Skönlitteratur: allmänt
A woman haunted by dreams of her dead mother. An adulterous couple stepping over the line where the initial excitement ends and the pain begins. A widow visiting a Scottish village in search of her husband’s past – and instead discovering unsettling truths about a total stranger. The ten stories in this…
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Isbn: 9780099820604

Utgivningsår: 19911205

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BC

av: Philip Parker

Kategorier: Historia och arkeologi
The Northmen’s Fury tells the Viking story, from the first pinprick raids of the eighth century to the great armies that left their Scandinavian homelands to conquer larger parts of France, Britain and Ireland. It recounts the epic voyages that took them across the Atlantic to the icy fjords of Greenland and to…
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Isbn: 9780224090803

Utgivningsår: 20140227

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BB

av: Lindsey Hilsum

Kategorier: Biografier och litteraturvetenskap Biografier, sanna berättelser, essäer etc.
Marie Colvin was glamorous, hard-drinking, braver than the boys, with a troubled and rackety personal life. She reported from the most dangerous places in the world and her anecdotes about encounters with figures like Colonel Gaddafi and Yasser Arafat were incomparable. She was much admired, and as famous for her wild…
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Isbn: 9781784703950

Utgivningsår: 20190725

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BC

av: Keisha N. Blain

Kategorier: Samhälle och samhällsvetenskap
*THE #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER*Four Hundred Souls is an epoch-defining history of African America, the first to appear in a generation, told by ninety leading Black voices — co-curated by Ibram X. Kendi, author of the million-copy bestseller How To Be an Antiracist, and Keisha N. Blain, author of Set the…
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Isbn: 9781847926869

Utgivningsår: 20210204

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BB

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Isbn: 9780099478560

Utgivningsår: 20051006

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BC

av: James Wood

Kategorier: Skönlitteratur Skönlitteratur: allmänt
Alan Querry, a successful property developer from the north of England, has two daughters: Vanessa, a philosopher who lives and teaches in Saratoga Springs, NY, and Helen, a record company executive based in London. The sisters never quite recovered from their parents’ bitter divorce and the early death of their…
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Isbn: 9781784708054

Utgivningsår: 20190307

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BC

av: Amanda Gorman

Kategorier: Biografier och litteraturvetenskap Litteraturvetenskap och litteraturkritik
The breakout poetry collection by presidential inaugural poet Amanda GormanIncluding ‘The Hill We Climb,’ the stirring poem read at the inauguration of the 46th President of the United States, Joe Biden, this collection of the same name reveals an energizing and unforgettable new voice in poetry.
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Isbn: 9781784744618

Utgivningsår: 20211207

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BB

av: Alice Munro

Kategorier: Skönlitteratur Skönlitteratur: allmänt
**Winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature** Alice Munro’s territory is the farms and semi-rural towns of south-western Ontario. In these dazzling stories she deals with the self-discovery of adolescence, the joys and pains of love and the despair and guilt of those caught in a narrow existence. And in sensitively…
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Isbn: 9780099273776

Utgivningsår: 20000302

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BC

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Isbn: 9780099521211

Utgivningsår: 19960502

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BC

av: Kurt Vonnegut

Kategorier: Skönlitteratur Skönlitteratur: allmänt
As a young man and a prisoner of war, Kurt Vonnegut witnessed the 1945 US fire-bombing of Dresden in Germany, which reduced the once proudly beautiful city to rubble and claimed the lives of thousands of its citizens. For many years, Kurt tried to write about Dresden but the words would not come. When he did write…
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Isbn: 9781784874858

Utgivningsår: 20190328

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BB

av: Donald Ray Pollock

Kategorier: Skönlitteratur Skönlitteratur: allmänt
**NOW A MAJOR NETFLIX FILM STARRING TOM HOLLAND AND ROBERT PATTINSON**’Some people were born just so they could be buried’In Knockemstiff, Ohio, war veteran Willard can’t save his beautiful wife, Charlotte, from a slow death by cancer no matter how much sacrificial blood he pours on his ‘prayer…
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Isbn: 9780099563389

Utgivningsår: 20121101

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BC

av: Alice Munro

On a clear day, you could see ‘America’ from Edinburgh’s Castle Rock – or so said Alice Munro’s great-great-great-grandfather, James Laidlaw, when he had drink taken. Then, in 1818, Laidlaw left the parish of ‘no advantages’, of banked Presbyterian emotions and uncanny tales…
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Isbn: 9780099497998

Utgivningsår: 20070906

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BC

av: David Szalay

Kategorier: Skönlitteratur Skönlitteratur: allmänt
Here are nine men. Each of them is at a different stage in life, each of them is away from home, and each of them is striving – in the suburbs of Prague, in an over-developed Alpine village, beside a Belgian motorway, in a crap Cypriot hotel – to understand just what it means to be alive, here and now.…
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Isbn: 9780224099769

Utgivningsår: 20160407

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BB

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Isbn: 9781784708856

Utgivningsår: 20190704

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BC

av: Anne Tyler

Kategorier: Romantik Skönlitteratur
‘Bursting with vitality and variety, it’s a tour-de-force’ Sunday TimesMicah Mortimer isn’t the most polished person you’ll ever meet. His numerous sisters and in-laws regard him oddly but very fondly. He measures out his days running errands for work, maintaining an impeccable cleaning…
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Isbn: 9781529112450

Utgivningsår: 20210401

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BC

av: Toni Morrison

Kategorier: Skönlitteratur Skönlitteratur: allmänt
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Isbn: 9780099760016

Utgivningsår: 19980507

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BC

av: Timothy Snyder

Kategorier: Samhälle och samhällsvetenskap
In this visionary work of contemporary history, Timothy Snyder shows how Russia works within the West to destroy the West; by supporting the far right in Europe, invading Ukraine in 2014, and waging a cyberwar during the 2016 presidential campaign and the EU referendum. Nowhere is this more obvious than in the creation…
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Isbn: 9781784708573

Utgivningsår: 20190404

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BC