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  1. Trade Union Education: Transforming the World edited by Mike Seal

    Trade Union Education: Transforming the World edited by Mike Seal

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    This collection of essays challenges us to move trade union education forward through new theory and examples of best practice. Paperback: 240 pages Size: 216mm x 135mm. Also available as ebook.

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  2. Bordered Lives by Hsaio-Hung Pai

    Bordered Lives by Hsaio-Hung Pai

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    Award-winning journalist’s landmark book in the reporting of Europe’s migrant crisis – and a cry from the heart about an asylum system that is simply not fit for purpose. 'If we are living in a world that keeps creating refugees, and then rejecting those refugees, we have to honour writers such as Hsiao-Hung Pai for shining a light on this madness and refusing to look away' Benjamin Zephaniah, poet Hsiao-Hung Pai is a journalist and author of Chinese Whispers: The Story Behind Britain’s Hidden Army of Labout (2008), shortlisted for the Orwell Book Prize 2009; Scattered Sand: The Story of China’s Rural Migrants, (2012), winner of the Bread and Roses Award 2013, Invisible (2013) and Angry White People (2016). She has written for the Guardian and many Chinese publications worldwide. Articles and extracts from Bordered Lives: 'The camp is run by bad people': an asylum seeker's life in Sicily - The Guardian The Italian Mafia is making cash by exploiting refugees - Huck Magazine Ghettos of Europe the private landlords making billions from refugee shelters in Berlin - Novara Media
    Happy 18th birthday! You’re out! - Open Democracy
    The police just kept laughing and laughing when they saw our huts on fire - Red Pepper

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  3. Confidante of 'Tyrants' by Eva Golinger

    Confidante of 'Tyrants' by Eva Golinger

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    The inside story of the American woman who gained an insider view of some of the most vilified and secretive world leaders of modern history. Eva Golinger was Advisor to Chavez for nearly a decade. Her story is a personal, revealing view of the rise and fall of a strongman. Paperback 288 pages. Size: 21.6cm x 13.8cm. Publisher: New Internationalist. Language: English.   Learn More
  4. Slave to Fashion by Safia Minney

    Slave to Fashion by Safia Minney

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    Slave to Fashion raises awareness of modern slavery in the fashion industry and shows how it can be eradicated by business and consumers. "Safia is a leader in the field of ethical fashion and works with the utmost integrity to develop supply chain, sustainable products, and retail." - Livia Firth, Creative Director of Eco Age and ethical fashion ambassador. "The strength of Safia’s book is not just in starting a discussion but in the presentation of a very practical set of solutions that when taken up even by just one person, has the power to turn into a revolution." - Polly Michelle Cunanan, Eco Warrior Princess. "What do you know about modern slavery in fashion" A review by the Fairtrade Foundation Paperback: 160 pages Size: 23.6cm x 18.1cm   Learn More
  5. 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
  6. A Thousand Coloured Castles by Gareth Brookes

    A Thousand Coloured Castles by Gareth Brookes

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    Myriam is seeing things, and so can we, but her husband Fred is adamant it's all a lot of nonsense. In A Thousand Coloured Castles Brookes once again twitches the net curtains of the suburban south in this gloriously crayoned follow-up to the prize-winning The Black Project. 'Strikingly original and beautiful. Genuinely distinctive…The combination of narrative uncertainty, genuinely dark musings about what lies behind a suburban facade, childlike art and convincing characters is inspired. A perfect synthesis of form and content, and an essential purchase.' Pete Redup, The Quietus Paperback: 208 pages Size: 170mm x 240mm   Learn More
  7. The Opportunity by Will Volley

    The Opportunity by Will Volley

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    A modern-day *Death of a Salesman*, this thrilling debut graphic novel casts a spotlight on the unforgiving world of door-to-door selling. "This darkly pensive character study is brought to the page with gritty visual realism and a broodingly atmospheric pacing." - Broken Frontier: Comic of the Week Paperback: 136 pages Size: 160mm x 240mm   Learn More
  8. For the Love of God, Marie! by Jade Sarson

    For the Love of God, Marie! by Jade Sarson

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    Winner - First Graphic Novel Competition 2014 Selected - Best of the Year, Forbidden Planet: Andy Oliver's Pick 2016 Selected - My Top 10 Books of 2016 - Pamreader Armistead Maupin meets Ab Fab in this sparkling, sexy comedy of manners that celebrates the life and loves of Marie and a cast of LBGT characters. "Marie is one of the most joyful, open and accepting characters I’ve ever encountered in the realms of fiction. This graphic novel is a glorious, hilarious, tender, heartbreaking yet liberating romp that will move you to laughter and tears and back again. It’s an absolute joy to read." - Pamreader Paperback: 240 pages Size: 170mm x 240mm   Learn More
  9. The Facts of Life by Paula Knight

    The Facts of Life by Paula Knight

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    A clarion call to recognise that parenting isn’t the be-all and end-all of family life, Paula Knight’s extraordinarily powerful graphic memoir is a beautifully drawn, funny and sometimes painful exploration of what it takes to be a woman, and a mother – or not. 'This is a wonderfully honest, moving, emotional, human story about what we were brought up to expect in life and what hand we actually get dealt, what we want and what others expect of us… And it’s about the fact that no matter what, it is still our life, and we can still make it a good one for ourselves.' Joe Gordon, The Forbidden Planet Paperback: 240 pages Size: 170mm x 220mm   Learn More
  10. Summer of '76 by Isabel Ashdown

    Summer of '76 by Isabel Ashdown

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    In this intense novel of secrets and simmering passions the acclaimed author of *Glasshopper* and *Hurry Up and Wait* takes us back to the legendary heatwave of 1976. "A fabulous coming-of-age novel that's saturated in '70s nostalgia." - Glamour Paperback: 320 pages Size: 129mm x 198mm   Learn More

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