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Shoe Dog
by Phil Knight ~ Paperback

'A refreshingly honest reminder of what the path to business success really looks like ... It's an amazing tale' Bill Gates 'The best book I read last year was Shoe Dog, by Nike's Phil Knight. Phil is a very wise, intelligent and competitive fellow who is also a gifted storyteller' Warren Buffett ...

Pre-order - out 3 May 2018
by Hans Rosling ~ Hardback

'One of the most important books I've ever read - an indispensable guide to thinking clearly about the world.' BILL GATES 'Hans Rosling tells the story of "the secret silent miracle of human progress" as only he can. But Factfulness does much more than that. It also explains why progress is so ofte...

Pre-order - out 3 Apr 2018
Russian Roulette

Pre-order - out 3 Apr 2018
by Yuval Noah Harari ~ Paperback

How did money come to be invented? Why does it now have such significance in our lives? Does it make us happier or unhappier? And what does the future hold for it? With brilliant clarity and insight, Yuval Noah Harari takes the reader on a journey from the very first coins through to 21st century ec...

Pre-order - out 5 Apr 2018
by Danielle Town ~ Hardback

Pre-order - out 27 Mar 2018
Pick Three

In this motivational handbook-both a business how-to and self-help guide-the New York Times bestselling author of Dot Complicated takes on the fallacy of the "well-balanced" life, arguing that the key to success is learning to be well-lopsided. Work. Sleep. Fitness. Family. Friends. Pick Three. In...

Pre-order - out 15 May 2018
by Jennifer Dulski ~ Paperback

Managers accept the world as it is; movement starters push the boundaries to make it more just, compassionate and even joyful. We all need to decide: Are we managers or movement starters? Jennifer Dulski, the head of Groups & Community at Facebook, and former president of, explains how ...

Pre-order - out 24 May 2018
Deep Work
by Cal Newport ~ Paperback

Author BiographyCal Newport, Ph.D., lives in Washington, D.C., where he is a writer and an assistant professor of computer science at Georgetown University. He also runs the popular website Study Hacks: Decoding Patterns of Success. This is his fifth book.

Pre-order - out 4 Sep 2018
Rolling Stone Covers / 50 Years
by Jann S Wenner ~ Paperback

For the past 50 years, the covers of Rolling Stone have depicted the icons of popular culture-from John Lennon, Bob Dylan, the Rolling Stones, Madonna, and Steve Martin to Rihanna, Louis C.K., Adele, Radiohead, and Barack Obama-cementing their legendary and influential status within popular culture....

Pre-order - out 1 Apr 2018
The Kelloggs

Author BiographyHOWARD MARKEL, M.D., Ph.D., is the George E. Wantz Distinguished Professor of the History of Medicine, and director of the Center for the History of Medicine at the University of Michigan. His books include Quarantine!, When Germs Travel, and An Anatomy of Addiction. His articles ha...

Pre-order - out 10 Jul 2018
Leading Complex Projects
by Edward W. Merrow ~ Hardback

Quantitative analysis of outcomes vs PMs at the individual level Leading Complex Projects takes a unique approach to post-mortem analysis to provide project managers with invaluable insight. For the first time, individual PM characteristics are quantitatively linked to project outcomes through a maj...

Pre-order - out 2 May 2018
Don't Give Guns to Robots

We are now approaching a handful of new innovations whose adoption could truly alter society as we know it -- innovations that are already looming, like driverless cars, consumer 3-D printing and robot-led warfare. These technologies are now coming faster and more furious than at any other point in ...

Pre-order - out 30 Apr 2018
Seeds of Resistance
by Mark Schapiro ~ Hardback

Sun. Soil. Water. Seed. These are the primordial ingredients for the most essential activity of all: growing food. All of these elements are being changed dramatically under the pressures of corporate consolidation of the food chain, which has been accelerating just as climate change is profoundly...

Pre-order - out 24 May 2018
Prediction Machines

The idea of artificial intelligence - job-killing robots, self-driving cars, and self-managing organisations - captures the imagination, evoking a combination of wonder and dread for those of us who will have to deal with the consequences. But what if it's not quite so complicated? The real job of a...

Pre-order - out 3 Apr 2018
Ask a Manager
by Alison Green ~ Paperback

'Ask A Manager is the book I wish I'd had in my desk drawer when I was starting out (or even, let's be honest, fifteen years in).' - Sarah Knight, New York Times bestselling author of The Life-Changing Magic of Not Giving a F*ck and Get Your Sh*t Together 'I am a HUGE fan of Alison Green's "Ask a M...

Pre-order - out 1 May 2018
The Retreat of Western Liberalism
by Edward Luce ~ Paperback

In his widely acclaimed book Time to Start Thinking, Financial Times columnist and commentator Edward Luce charted the course of American economic and geopolitical decline, proving to be a prescient voice on our current social and political turmoil. In The Collapse of Western Liberalism, Luce makes...

Pre-order - out 3 May 2018
The Value of Everything

Who really creates wealth in our world? And how do we decide the value of what they do? At the heart of today's financial and economic crisis is a problem hiding in plain sight. In modern capitalism, value-extraction - the siphoning off of profits, from shareholders' dividends to bankers' bonuse...

Pre-order - out 26 Apr 2018
The World of Scary Video Games
by Bernard Perron ~ Paperback

As for film and literature, the horror genre has been very popular in the video game. The World of Scary Video Games provides a comprehensive overview of the videoludic horror, dealing with the games labelled as "survival horror" as well as the mainstream and independent works associated with the ge...

Pre-order - out 31 May 2018
Searchable Talk
by Michele Zappavigna ~ Paperback

Metadata such as the hashtag is an important dimension of social media communication. Despite its important role in practices such as curating, tagging, and searching content, there has been little research into how meanings are made with social metadata. This book considers how hashtags have expand...

Pre-order - out 17 May 2018
On Editing

Writing a novel is a magical but often difficult journey; and when your first draft is complete, that journey's not over. As the editing process gets underway, authors often find themselves in unfamiliar territory. What does it mean to 'map your plot'? How do you know if you're 'head-hopping'? When ...

Pre-order - out 8 May 2018
HBR Guide to Data Analytics Basics for Managers (HBR Guide Series)

Don't let a fear of numbers hold you back. Today's business environment brings with it an onslaught of data, but leaving the analysis to others in your company just won't cut it. Now more than ever, managers must know how to tease insight from data - to understand where it comes from, make sense of...

Pre-order - out 3 Apr 2018
Conscious Capitalism Field Guide

John Mackey and Raj Sisodia's iconic book, Conscious Capitalism, introduced business leaders to a set of core principles - higher purpose, stakeholder integration, conscious leadership, and conscious culture - that are being widely adopted by leading companies around the world and transforming how t...

Pre-order - out 10 Apr 2018
Everybody Lies
by Seth Stephens-Davidowitz ~ Paperback

THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER AN ECONOMIST BOOK OF THE YEAR A NEW STATESMAN BOOK OF THE YEAR 'This book is about a whole new way of studying the mind ... Endlessly fascinating' Steven Pinker 'A whirlwind tour of the modern human psyche' Economist Everybody lies, to friends, lovers, doctors, polls...

Pre-order - out 19 Apr 2018
Mass Communications and Media Studies
by Peyton Paxson ~ Paperback

Mass Communications and Media Studies: An Introduction, 2nd edition is a comprehensive yet concise survey of the history of mass communication media, discussing the current state of each medium, and anticipating the future of mass media. Divided into twelve chapters, it can be used in either 16-week...

Pre-order - out 17 May 2018
Measure What Matters
by John Doerr ~

The revolutionary movement behind the explosive growth of Intel, Google, Amazon and Uber. With a foreword by Larry Page, and contributions from Bono and Bill Gates. Measure What Matters is about using Objectives and Key Results (OKRs), a revolutionary approach to goal-setting, to make tough choice...

Pre-order - out 26 Apr 2018
The Handbook of Textile Culture

In recent years, the study of textiles and culture has become a dynamic field of scholarship, reflecting new global, material and technological possibilities. This is the first handbook of specially commissioned essays to provide a guide to the major strands of critical work around textiles past and...

Pre-order - out 31 May 2018
Empire of the Clouds
by James Hamilton-Paterson ~ Paperback

In 1945 Britain was the world's leading designer and builder of aircraft - a world-class achievement that was not mere rhetoric. And what aircraft they were. The sleek Comet, the first jet airliner. The awesome delta-winged Vulcan, an intercontinental bomber that could be thrown about the sky like a...

Pre-order - out 5 Apr 2018
Russia's Addiction
by Clifford G Gaddy ~ Paperback

Russia's dependence on its oil and gas wealth is much deeper than generally recognized. Since their privatization in the 1990s, a small number of oligarchs have taken control of the economy, and the fates of millions of Russians. Vladimir Putin's system of personal protection has been successful in ...

Pre-order - out 30 Dec 2018
Feminist Critical Theory in Global Political Economy
by Daniela Tepe-Belfrage ~ Hardback

Why should feminists engage with critical theory? Can feminists overcome the patriarchal problems within current notions of social totality? What can a feminist critical theory tell us about the gendered inequality of contemporary global issues? This book highlights how critical theory argues again...

Pre-order - out 16 Jul 2019
Feminist Critical Theory in Global Political Economy
by Daniela Tepe-Belfrage ~ Paperback

Why should feminists engage with critical theory? Can feminists overcome the patriarchal problems within current notions of social totality? What can a feminist critical theory tell us about the gendered inequality of contemporary global issues? This book highlights how critical theory argues again...

Pre-order - out 16 Jul 2019
Product Design and the Supply Chain
by Omera Khan ~ Paperback

Product design touches every aspect of modern life, determining the form and function of the products and technologies that we use every day. Good design combines creativity with an appreciation of the technologies that underpin modern products and an understanding of how they fit into our lives. P...

Pre-order - out 3 Dec 2018
Voices in Danger
by Anne Mortensen ~ Paperback

"Voices in Danger" is a special section of the Independent introduced as a platform for telling the stories of journalists around the world killed, kidnapped, jailed or threatened just for doing their jobs. The Independent owner, Evgeny Lebedev personally experienced the horror when his father's Rus...

Pre-order - out 18 Apr 2018
Legal Data for Banking
by Akber Datoo ~ Hardback

A practical, informative guide to banks? major weakness Legal Data for Banking defines the legal data domain in the context of financial institutions, and describes how banks can leverage these assets to optimise business lines and effectively manage risk. Legal data is at the heart of post-2009 reg...

Pre-order - out 28 Sep 2018
The Human Advantage

Author BiographyJAY W. RICHARDS, Ph.D., is a professor in the School of Business and Economics at The Catholic University of America, a Senior Fellow at the Discovery Institute, the executive editor of The Stream, and the host of EWTN's upcoming TV show A Force for Good. He is the author of many boo...

Pre-order - out 19 Jun 2018
Pre-order - out 12 Jun 2018
Interpreting Immigration at Museums and Historic Sites

Interpreting Immigration at Museums and Historic Sites draws from the collective learning of the forty museums and historic sites that make up the Immigration and Civil Rights Network of the International Coalition of Sites of Conscience. Members of the Network have developed interpretive approaches...

Pre-order - out 1 May 2018
From Zero to Zen
by Liz Lajoie ~

Pre-order - out 22 May 2018
Pre-order - out 28 Aug 2018
Reinvent Rich

Pre-order - out 8 May 2018
The Making of a Maverick

Pre-order - out Friday