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The Man Who Wasn't There: Tales from the Edge of the Self

Ananthaswamy, Anil
Reveals the mind boggling neuroscience connecting brain, body, mind, and society, by examining a range of brain disorders, in the tradition of Oliver Sacks.

Wilde's Women: How Oscar Wilde was Shaped by the Women he Knew

Fitzsimons, Eleanor
A fresh, revealing and entertaining account of Oscar Wilde, the most influential writer of his age, and the women who inspired him.

The Memory Book: The classic guide to improving your memory at work, at school and at play

Lorayne, Harry
Unleash the hidden power of your mind through Harry Lorayne and Jerry Lucas's simple, fail-safe memory system, and you can become more effective, more imaginative, and more powerful, at work, at school, in sports and play.

The Shadowy Third: Love, Letters, and Elizabeth Bowen

Parry, Julia
A unique blend of literary biography and family secrets at the centre of a love triangle between Elizabeth Bowen and the author's grandfather, Humphry House. 'A fascinating and moving portrait of love, loyalty and infidelity.' Sarah Waters

The Spirit Engineer

West, A. J.
1914, Belfast. William is a sceptic, but one night during a seance something happens that places doubt in his heart and a seed of obsession in his mind. Could the spirits truly be communicating with him or is this one of Kathleen's parlour tricks gone too far?

The Complete Fairy Stories of Oscar Wilde: classic tales that will delight this Christmas

Wilde, Oscar
The treasured fairy tales of Oscar Wilde in a stunning gift edition featuring exquisite illustrations by the celebrated artist Philippe Jullian with an afterword by Wilde's son, Vyvyan Holland.

Ingredients: The Strange Chemistry of Plants, Poisons and Processed Foods

Zaidan, George
Cheese puffs. Coffee. Sunscreen. Vapes. George Zaidan reveals what will kill you, what won't, and why-explained with high-octane hilarity, hysterical hijinks, and other things that don't begin with the letter H.