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  1. Machines Like Me
    McEwan IanNidottu 2019, englanti
    1990
    Britain has lost the Falklands war, Margaret Thatcher battles Tony Benn for power and Alan Turing achieves a breakthrough in artificial intelligence. In a world not quite like this one, two lovers will be tested beyond their understanding. Machines Like Me occurs in an alternative 1980s London. Charlie, drifting through life and dodging full-time e...
  2. Finn Family Moomintroll
    Jansson ToveNidottu 1973, englanti
    990
    Although they're small, fat and shy creatures, Moomins have the most amazing adventures. It all begins when Moominpappa tries on a magic hat that makes exciting and funny things happen.
  3. Aalto
    Lahti Louna, Gössel Peter, Aalto AlvarSidottu 2015, englanti
    1590
    Finnish architect Alvar Aalto (1898-1976) was strongly influenced by both the landscape of his native country, as well as the political struggle over Finland's place within European culture. This title explores his life and work.
  4. Still Me
    Moyes JojoNidottu 2019, englanti
    1090
    Lou Clark knows too many things . . . She knows how many miles lie between her new home in New York and her new boyfriend Sam in London. She knows her employer is a good man and she knows his wife is keeping a secret from him. What Lou doesn't know is she's about to meet someone who's going to turn her whole life upside down.
  5. The Butterfly Room
    Riley LucindaNidottu 2019, englanti
    1990
    Posy Montague is approaching her seventieth birthday. Still living in her beautiful family home, Admiral House, set in the glorious Suffolk countryside where she spent her own idyllic childhood catching butterflies with her beloved father, and raised her own children, Posy knows she must make an agonising decision.
  6. Finn Family Moomintroll
    Jansson ToveSidottu 2017, englanti
    1490
    In case you didn't know, the Moomins are kind, loyal and welcoming creatures with smooth round snouts, who live in a tall blue house shaped like an old stove in a valley in the forests of Finland. They love sunshine and sleep right through the winter, when the snow turns their house into a great snowball. In spring they wake up, clamber down the ro...
  7. On Grand Strategy
    Gaddis John LewisNidottu 2019, englanti
    1690
    'A training manual for our troubled times ... It makes sense of our world, but is also capable of beautifully crafted pithy historical judgements. ... It is a book that cares about liberty, choice and a moral compass, that warns against hubris' Roger Boyes, The Times.
  8. 21 Lessons for the 21st Century
    Harari Yuval NoahNidottu 2018, englanti
    1890
    Sapiens showed us where we came from. Homo Deus looked to the future. '21 Lessons for the 21st Century' explores the present. How can we protect ourselves from nuclear war, ecological cataclysms and technological disruptions? What can we do about the epidemic of fake news or the threat of terrorism? What should we teach our children? Yuval Noah Har...
  9. Upheaval
    Diamond JaredNidottu 2019, englanti
    1890
    In his landmark international bestsellers Guns, Germs and Steel and Collapse, Jared Diamond transformed our understanding of what makes civilizations rise and fall. Now in the third book in this monumental trilogy, he reveals how successful nations recover from crisis. Diamond shows us how seven countries have survived defining upheavals in the rec...
  10. Fire and Blood. 300 Years Before A Game of Thrones
    Martin G.R.R.Sidottu 2018, englanti
    2990
    Set 300 years before the events in A Song of Ice and Fire, Fire and Blood is the definitive history of the Targaryens in Westeros as told by Archmaester Gyldayn, and chronicles the conquest that united the Seven Kingdoms under Targaryen rule through the Dance of the Dragons: the Targaryen civil war that nearly ended their dynasty forever.
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