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  • #Girlboss

    #Girlboss
    Sophia Amoruso

    Paperback · 29 May 2014 · €21.30

    Filled with brazen wake-up calls ("You are not a special snowflake"), cunning and frank observations ("Failure is your invention"), and behind-the-scenes stories from Nasty Gal's meteoric rise, this book covers a lot of ground. It proves that being successful isn't about how popular you were in high school or where you went to college.

  • All the Bright Places

    All the Bright Places
    Jennifer Niven

    Paperback · 08 Jan 2015 · €11.35

    Theodore Finch is fascinated by death, and he constantly thinks of ways he might kill himself. But each time, something good, no matter how small, stops him. Violet Markey lives for the future, counting the days until graduation, when she can escape her Indiana town and her aching grief in the wake of her sister's recent death.

  • The Zone of Interest

    The Zone of Interest
    Martin Amis

    Paperback · 21 Aug 2014 · €19.85
    Our Price: €15.99

    There was an old story about a king who asked his wizard to create a magic mirror. This mirror didn't show you your reflection. Instead, it showed you your soul - it showed you who you really were. But the king couldn't look into the mirror without turning away, and nor could his courtiers. What happens when we discover who we really are?

  • Mrs Dalloway

    Mrs Dalloway
    Virginia Woolf

    Paperback · 25 May 2000 · €11.35

    Past, present and future are brought together one momentous June day in 1923. Clarissa Dalloway, elegant and vivacious, is preparing for a party while reminiscing about her childhood romance with Peter Walsh, and dwelling on her daughter Elizabeth's rapidly-approaching adulthood.

  • Moby-Dick

    Moby-Dick
    Herman Melville

    Paperback · 26 Apr 2012 · €8.50

    Tells the mad, raging, Shakespearean tale of Captain Ahab's insane quest to kill a giant white whale that has taken his leg, and upon which he has sworn vengeance, at any cost.