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Books in English

J.D. Vance

Hillbilly Elegy

A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis

In Hillbilly Elegy, J.D. Vance tells the true story of what a social, regional, and class decline feels like when you were born with it hanging around your neck. The Vance family story began with hope in ...

Harper Collins  |   261 Seiten  |   19.95 €

Ali Smith


Autumn. Season of mists and mellow fruitfulness. That’s what it felt like for Keats in 1819. How about Autumn 2016? Daniel is a century old. Elisabeth, born in 1984, has her eye on the future. The United Kingdom is ...

Hamish Hamilton  |   263 Seiten  |   18.10 €

Nadeem Aslam

The Golden Legend

When shots ring out on the Grand Trunk Road, Nargis's life begins to crumble around her. Her husband, Massud - a fellow architect - is caught in the crossfire and dies before she can confess to him her greatest ...

Faber & Faber  |   364 Seiten  |   15.30 €

Thi Bui

The Best We Could Do

An illustrated Memoir

This beautifully illustrated and emotional story is an evocative memoir about the search for a better future and a longing for the past. Exploring the anguish of immigration and the lasting effects that displacement ...

Abrams ComicArts  |   327 Seiten  |   22.20 €

Siri Hustvedt

A Woman Looking at Men Looking at Women

Essays on Art, Sex, and the Mind

As well as being a prize-winning, bestselling novelist, Siri Hustvedt is widely regarded as a leading thinker in the fields of neurology, feminism, art criticism and philosophy. She believes passionately that art and ...

Simon & Schuster  |   552 Seiten  |   20.- €

Sara Paretsky


A V.I.Warshawski Novel

Before there was Lisbeth Salander , before there was Stephanie Plum , there was V.I. WARSHAWSKI . To her parents, she's Victoria Iphigenia. To her friends, she's Vic. But to clients seeking her talents as a detective, ...

William Morrow  |   433 Seiten  |   19.- €

Adrian McKinty

Police at the station and they don´t look friendly

Belfast 1988: a man has been shot in the back with an arrow. It ain't Injuns and it isn't Robin Hood. But uncovering exactly whodunnit will take Detective Inspector Sean Duffy down his most dangerous road yet, a road ...

Serpent´s tail  |   336 Seiten  |   18.10 €