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  1. The Walk by Peter Barry

    The Walk by Peter Barry

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    A provocative novel in which a starving African is brought to London to perform for the cameras for charity. The Walk is a provocative and unsettling novel about the morality of charity, the media and public relations. Situated in one single week it explores how far you can go to prick the public conscience. Paperback: 256 pages Size: 194mm x 128mm   Learn More
  2. The Climate Majority by Leo Barasi

    The Climate Majority by Leo Barasi

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    The Climate Majority is not about the climate deniers or the climate activists. It's about apathy, about those who don't talk about global warming - the billions of people who have heard plenty about climate change and acknowledge there's a problem, but who are just not engaged enough to stimulate the change required to stop it. Paperback: 200 pages Size: 13.8 x 2.2 x 21.6 cm   Learn More
  3. The Ethical Careers Guide by Paul Allen

    The Ethical Careers Guide by Paul Allen

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    How do you find a job that makes you happy – one that fits with your morals, makes you feel good about going to work, and isn’t just about making money? This guide is aimed at anyone who wants to do something meaningful with their working life. 'If you're looking to find a career that makes a difference - and work you really love - this book will show you how.' Lucy Siegle, Ethical Correspondent, The Guardian and BBC The One Show. Paperback: 184 pages Size: 23.8cm x 16cm   Learn More
  4. NoNonsense Legalizing Drugs by Steve Rolles

    NoNonsense Legalizing Drugs by Steve Rolles

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    We urgently need to legalize and regulate drugs – this book explains why, and how to do it. 'Of all mankind’s self-inflicted wounds, ‘the war on drugs’ must be one of the most catastrophic . This passionate, articulate, and numerate statement of the case for legalising drugs could not be bettered. I hope it has the wide readership, and receives the careful attention, it deserves. It should be placed in the hands of all those who are in a position to make or influence policy and to reverse the present disastrous approach to what should be an entirely manageable human problem' Raymond Tallis, Retired Physician and Neuroscientist, Author, and Philosopher. Paperback: 144 pages Size: 18cm x 11cm   Learn More
  5. The Goddess of Mtwara and other stories: The Caine Prize for African Writing 2017

    The Goddess of Mtwara and other stories: The Caine Prize for African Writing 2017

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    The Caine Prize for African Writing is Africa’s leading literary prize, and is awarded to a short story by an African writer published in English, whether in Africa or elsewhere. 'A wonderful set of 16 stories that covers a lot of ground and features many genres—from myth and folklore to the postmodern and experimental—in a way that will surely satisfy readers.' Kirkus Reviews Winner of the Caine Prize 2017: Bushra al-Fadil (Sudan) for 'The Story of the Girl whose Birds Flew Away' Shortlisted candidates: Lesley Nneka Arimah (Nigeria) for 'Who Will Greet You At Home' Chikodili Emelumadu (Nigeria) for ‘Bush Baby' Arinze Ifeakandu (Nigeria) for 'God's Children Are Little Broken Things' Magogodi oaMphela Makhene (South Africa) for 'The Virus’ Paperback: 272 pages Size: 19.4cm x 12.9cm   Learn More
  6. No Killing Sky by Rory McCourt

    No Killing Sky by Rory McCourt

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    High in the death zone of K2, the 'Savage Mountain', Liam Doyle makes a discovery that could have catastrophic consequences. Paperback: 400 pages Size: 19.4cm x 12.8cm   Learn More
  7. The Great Climate Robbery by GRAIN

    The Great Climate Robbery by GRAIN

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    The follow-up to GRAIN’s The Great Food Robbery this title moves on to connect analysis of the food system to larger issues affecting the planet, and link peoples’ struggles over food to climate change. "A must read for movements addressing climate change as well as seed and food sovereignty. It shows that industrial corporate agriculture is a major part of the climate crisis, and small scale ecological farming is a significant solution." - Dr Vandana Shiva "Lifts up the voices of farmers around the world, explaining why their fight to stop the industrial food juggernaut is the same as the fight for a habitable, just planet." - Naomi Klein , author and environmentalist   Learn More
  8. The Bleeding Edge by Bob Hughes

    The Bleeding Edge by Bob Hughes

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    Capitalism likes us to believe in the steady, inevitable march of progress, from the abacus to the iPad. But the historical record tells of innumerable roads not taken, all of which could have led to better worlds, and still can. We live in a world mad drunk on technology and political stupidity. Bob Hughes’ new book says more about this poisonous combination – its causes, consequences, and possible cures – than anything I have previously read. This is an ambitious and important book. - Annie Bonny, Pirate blog. Hughes nails inequality to the wall with precision and passion. He weaves together multiple strands to make the case against inequality, from economics through anthropology; from evolutionary theory through social epidemiology. Then, once he has constructed his airtight logic, he colors it in with the emotional dimensions of life lived under oppressive hierarchy - or empowering egalitarianism. Hughes' book dares us to stop begging for half-measures and instead demand our human birthright: full social and economic equality! - Deborah S. Rogers , PhD President, Initiative for Equality Affiliated Researcher, Stanford University, Institute for Research in the Social Sciences.   Learn More
  9. The Equality Effect by Danny Dorling

    The Equality Effect by Danny Dorling

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    The Equality Effect is almost magical. In more equal countries, human beings are generally happier and healthier, there is less crime, more creativity and higher educational attainment. Danny Dorling delivers all evidence that is now so overwhelming that it should be changing politics and society all over the world. "Here is a book which details - with irrefutable evidence - both the damage caused by inequality, and the benefits we all derive from living in more equal societies. We should all learn from it - and, above all else, act on it." - Owen Jones. The Equality Effect: Improving Life for Everyone, Danny Dorling delivers evidence that more equal countries enjoy better outcomes, with their populations being happier, healthier and more creative, producing less waste and committing fewer crimes. This optimistic book is a pleasure to read, writes Natasha Codiroli Mcmaster, and encourages us to see greater equality – and its social benefits – as being within our reach. London School of Economics Book Review   Learn More
  10. The Ultimate Guide to Green Parenting by Zion Lights

    The Ultimate Guide to Green Parenting by Zion Lights

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    Although many families aspire to be green, there is no comprehensive lifestyle guide available for them when they become parents - until now. This is the first book to provide information for living a truly green lifestyle in the UK that is based on sound science. 'When The Ultimate Guide to Green Parenting landed on our desks we thought we knew what we were in for - except we didn't. And that's because journalist and mum of two Zion Lights has turned the cliched hippy dippy image of green mama mantras on its head and instead rammed her brilliant book with heaps of common sense and evidence-based facts...If you're looking for reassurance that you are doing the right thing, it's all here.' - Gurgle Magazine

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