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av: Michael Forsythe, Walt Bogdanich

Kategorier: Ekonomi, finansväsen, näringsliv och management Nationalekonomi
McKinsey earns billions advising almost every major corporation as well as countless governments, including Britain’s, the USA’s and China’s. It boasts of its ability to maximise efficiency while making the world a better place. Its millionaire partners and network of alumni go on to top jobs in…

Isbn: 9781847926265

Utgivningsår: 20221006

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BC

av: Patricia Highsmith

Kategorier: Deckare Skönlitteratur

Isbn: 9780099282877

Utgivningsår: 19990805

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BC

av: Fyodor Dostoevsky

Kategorier: Skönlitteratur Skönlitteratur: allmänt
.it wasn’t a human being I killed, it was a principle!’A troubled young man commits the perfect crime – the murder of a vile pawnbroker whom no one will miss.

Isbn: 9780099981909

Utgivningsår: 19930520

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BC

av: David Quammen

Kategorier: Medicin och omvårdnad Medicin: allmänt
From the author of the powerful, prescient Spillover: Animal Infections and the Next Human Pandemic Breathless is the story of the worldwide scientific quest to decipher the coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, trace its source, and make possible the vaccines to fight the Covid-19 pandemic. Here is the story of SARS-CoV-2 and its…

Isbn: 9781847926692

Utgivningsår: 20221006

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BC

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…

Isbn: 9780224101936

Utgivningsår: 20190326

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BB

Isbn: 9780099140115

Utgivningsår: 20100304

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BC

Isbn: 9780099466734

Utgivningsår: 20040205

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…

Isbn: 9781847926661

Utgivningsår: 20200910

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…

Isbn: 9780099516682

Utgivningsår: 20070501

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BC

av: James Gleick

Kategorier: Fysik Matematik och naturvetenskap
Uncover one of the most exciting frontiers of modern physics in this fascinating, insightful and accessible overview of Chaos theory.‘An exceedingly readable introduction to a new intellectual world’ Observer From the turbulence of the weather to the complicated rythmns of the human heart,…

Isbn: 9780749386061

Utgivningsår: 19970224

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BC

av: Jarvis Cocker

Kategorier: Konst Musik
What if the things we keep hidden say more about us than those we put on display? We all have a random collection of the things that made us – photos, tickets, clothes, souvenirs, stuffed in a box, packed in a suitcase, crammed into a drawer. When Jarvis Cocker starts clearing out his loft, he finds a jumble of…

Isbn: 9781787330566

Utgivningsår: 20220526

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BB

av: Clinton Heylin

Kategorier: Barn och ungdom: mysterier och övernaturligt Barnböcker, ungdomsböcker och läromedel Faktaböcker barn och ungdom
The definitive biography of one contemporary culture’s most iconic and mysterious figures – musical revolutionary, Nobel Prize-winner, chart-topping recording artistIn 2016 it was announced that Bob Dylan had sold his personal archive to the George Kaiser Foundation in Tulsa, Oklahoma, reportedly for $22…

Isbn: 9781847925886

Utgivningsår: 20210408

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BB

av: Alison Weir

Kategorier: Historia och arkeologi
Crusading queens, queens in rebellion against their king, queen seductresses, learned queens, queens in battle – the Plantagenet queens broke through medieval constraints to exercise power and influence, for good and sometimes for ill. Beginning with the formidable Eleanor of Aquitaine whose marriage to Henry II…

Isbn: 9781784701871

Utgivningsår: 20211021

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…

Isbn: 9780099582113

Utgivningsår: 19950907

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BC

Isbn: 9780099575467

Utgivningsår: 20210805

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BC

av: Fred Fordham

Kategorier: Tecknade romaner, serier och skämtteckningar
Touching on themes of control, humanity, technology, and influence, Aldous Huxley’s enduring classic is a reflection and a warning of the age in which it was written, yet remains frighteningly relevant today. With its surreal imagery and otherworldly backdrop, Brave New World adapts beautifully to the graphic…

Isbn: 9781784877736

Utgivningsår: 20220421

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BB

av: Haruki Murakami

Kategorier: Samhälle och samhällsvetenskap
The international literary icon opens his eclectic closet: Here are photographs of Murakami’s extensive and personal T-shirt collection, accompanied by essays that reveal a side of the writer rarely seen by the public. Haruki Murakami’s books have galvanized millions around the world. Many of his fans know…

Isbn: 9781787303195

Utgivningsår: 20211116

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BB

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 …

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…

Isbn: 9781529112405

Utgivningsår: 20190801

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,…

Isbn: 9781784742850

Utgivningsår: 20190221

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BB

Isbn: 9781784700447

Utgivningsår: 20200806

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BC

av: Heather Clark

Kategorier: Biografier och litteraturvetenskap Biografier, sanna berättelser, essäer etc.
The first biography of this great and tragic poet that takes advantage of a wealth of new material, this is an unusually balanced, comprehensive and definitive life of Sylvia Plath. Drawing on a wealth of new material, Heather Clark brings to life the great and tragic poet, Sylvia Plath. Refusing to read Plath’s…

Isbn: 9781529113143

Utgivningsår: 20220203

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BC

av: Ottessa Moshfegh

Kategorier: Skönlitteratur Skönlitteratur: allmänt

Isbn: 9781787333826

Utgivningsår: 20220623

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BB

Isbn: 9781784877811

Utgivningsår: 20221201

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BC

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…

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…

Isbn: 9781847926869

Utgivningsår: 20210204

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BB

Isbn: 9781787332294

Utgivningsår: 20200827

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BC

av: Karen Armstrong

Kategorier: Geovetenskap, geografi, miljö och samhällsplanering Miljön
‘KAREN ARMSTRONG IS A GENIUS’ A.N. Wilson In this hugely powerful book, Karen Armstrong argues that if we want to avert environmental catastrophe, it is not enough to change our behaviour: we need to learn to think and feel differently about the natural world – to rekindle our spiritual bond with…

Isbn: 9781847927101

Utgivningsår: 20220630

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BC

av: Ernest Hemingway

Kategorier: Skönlitteratur Skönlitteratur: allmänt
Set in the Gulf Stream off the coast of Havana, Hemingway’s magnificent fable is the tale of an old man, a young boy and a giant fish. This story of heroic endeavour won Hemingway the Nobel Prize for Literature. It stands as a unique and timeless vision of the beauty and grief of man’s challenge to the…

Isbn: 9780099273967

Utgivningsår: 19990204

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…

Isbn: 9781784708054

Utgivningsår: 20190307

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BC

av: Amanda Gorman

Kategorier: Biografier och litteraturvetenskap Litteraturvetenskap och litteraturkritik
Including ‘The Hill We Climb,’ the stirring poem read at the inauguration of the 46th President of the United States, Joe Biden, this luminous poetry collection by Amanda Gorman captures a shipwrecked moment in time and transforms it into a lyric of hope and healing. In Call Us What We Carry, Gorman…

Isbn: 9781784744618

Utgivningsår: 20211207

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BB

av: Bernice McFadden

Kategorier: Skönlitteratur Skönlitteratur: allmänt
Young and confident, with a swagger in her step, Sugar arrives in the southern town of Bigelow hoping to start over. Soon Bigelow is alight with gossip and suspicion, and Sugar fears her past is catching up with her. Then she meets Pearl, a woman trying to forget her own traumas. As these next-door neighbours become…

Isbn: 9781784877316

Utgivningsår: 20210916

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BC

av: Richard P Feynman

Kategorier: Fysik Matematik och naturvetenskap
WITH A NEW INTRODUCTION BY BILL GATESIn this warm, insightful portrait of the Winner of the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1965, we see the wisdom, humour and curiosity of Richard Feynman through a series of conversations with his friend Ralph Leighton. Winner of the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1965, Richard Feynman was one…

Isbn: 9781784877798

Utgivningsår: 20220616

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BC

av: Maggie Nelson

Kategorier: Filosofi Filosofi och religion
‘One of the most electrifying writers at work in America today, among the sharpest and most supple thinkers of her generation’ OLIVIA LAING What can freedom really mean? In this invigorating, essential book, Maggie Nelson explores how we might think, experience or talk about the concept in ways that are…

Isbn: 9781529113341

Utgivningsår: 20220901

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…

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…

Isbn: 9780099563389

Utgivningsår: 20121101

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BC

av: Samantha Harvey

Kategorier: Biografier och litteraturvetenskap Biografier, sanna berättelser, essäer etc.
‘Easily one of the truest and best books I’ve read about what it’s like to be alive now, in this country’ Max PorterSleep. Then you think about it all the time, and the less you have the more you think about it. For Samantha Harvey, extreme sleep deprivation resulted in a raw clarity about life…

Isbn: 9781529112092

Utgivningsår: 20210107

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BC

av: Kotaro Isaka

Kategorier: Skönlitteratur Thrillers
Five killers. One train journey. But who will survive? The original and propulsive thriller from a massive Japanese bestseller. Satoshi looks like an innocent schoolboy but he is really a viciously cunning psychopath. Kimura’s young son is in a coma thanks to him, and Kimura has tracked him onto the bullet train…

Isbn: 9781529113396

Utgivningsår: 20220317

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BC

av: Andrew Holleran

Kategorier: Skönlitteratur Skönlitteratur: allmänt
One of BuzzFeed’s Hot LGBTQ+ Books From The First Half Of 2022Out in the drought-struck backwaters of rural Florida, The Kingdom of Sand’s nameless narrator lives a life of semi-solitude, enjoying the odd, fleeting sexual encounter and the friendship of a few. His world is ageing, and the memories of…

Isbn: 9781787334045

Utgivningsår: 20220609

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BB

av: Erin Morgenstern

Kategorier: Skönlitteratur Skönlitteratur: allmänt
The circus arrives without warning. It is simply there, when yesterday it was not. The black sign, painted in white letters that hangs upon the gates, reads: Opens at Nightfall Closes at Dawn. When the tents are all aglow, the sign appears. Le Cirque des Reves The Circus of Dreams. Now the circus is open. Now you may…

Isbn: 9780099554790

Utgivningsår: 20120524

Utgivare: Random House UK

Mediatyp: BC