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Series:Why I Write Ser.

The national bestseller from the renowned artist and author Patti Smith, exploring the nature of creative invention A work of creative brilliance may seem like magic--its source a mystery, its impact unexpectedly stirring. How does an artist accomplish such an achievement... read more

Devotion
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100 Speeches that Roused the World tells the stories behind the most inspiring, rousing and memorable speeches, from ancient Greece to the present day. A concise introduction and analysis of each speech is accompanied by key illustratio... read more

100 Speeches That Roused the World
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Series:Popular Penguins Ser.

With dazzling wit and astonishing insight, Bill Bryson--the acclaimed author of The Lost Continent--brilliantly explores the remarkable history, eccentricities, resilience and sheer fun of the English language. From the first descent of the larynx ... read more

Mother Tongue (Popular Penguin)
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Hinch Yourself Happy
All the best cleaning tips to shine your sink and soothe your soul.
Discover how to transform your home.
Cleaning doesn't have to be that job you... read more

Hinch Yourself Happy - The Ultimate Cleaning Bible
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A humorous look at the world of espionage with fun activities that will jump-start your training as a world-class spy. A handy and newly relevant guide to spies and spy craft for youngsters interested in all things espionage. It includes background a... read more

The Pocket Guide to Spy Stuff
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From overcoming illegible penmanship to mastering the challenge of keeping straight margins, avoiding smeared ink, and choosing stationery that is appropriate but suits your style, this is a powerful little guide to conveying thoughts in an enduring... read more

The Art of the Handwritten Note: A Guide to Reclaiming Civilized Communication
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The Australian National Dictionary (AND) is a dictionary of Australianisms. It includes words and meanings that have originated in Australia, that have a greater currency within Australia than elsewhere, or that ha... read more

The Australian National Dictionary (2 HB Volumes A-L and M-Z, 2nd Ed.)
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For Adam Phillips - as for Freud and many of his followers - poetry and poets have always held an essential place, as both precursors and unofficial collaborators in the psychoanalytic project. But the same has never held true in reverse. What, Phillips wonders, at the ... read more

In Writing
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Follow-up to the phenomenal international bestseller.Including letters from:Jane Austen, Richard Burton, Helen Keller, Alan Turing, Albus Dumbledore, Eleanor Roosevelt, Henry James, Sylvia Plath, John Lennon, Gerald... read more

More Letters of Note: Correspondence Deserving of a Wider Audience
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'The greatest enterprise of its kind in history,' was the verdict of British prime minister Stanley Baldwin in June 1928 when The Oxford English Dictionary was finally published. With its 15,490 pages and nearly ... read more

The Meaning of Everything: The Story of the Oxford English Dictionary
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This handy book explains and shows clearly how to perform 100 close-up magic tricks and illusions. Paul Zenon, David Blaine, Dynamo and a host of other great magicians have made fooling people cool again. Paul Zenon gives yo... read more

Street Magic: Street Tricks, Sleight of Hand and Illusions
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From a perfectly groomed, flowery beard and a trendy cycling cap, to a prickly cactus and a delicious flat white, discover the minute differences lurking on every page. There are odd ones out to spot, hipster accessories to match,... read more

Oddities: An Advanced Spot the Difference Challenge
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