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  • Autor: A. Kendra Greene

    The Museum of Whales You Will Never See

    Vydavateľstvo: Granta Books
    Dátum vydania: 1. júla 2021
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Posielame do 5 až 21 dní
    Bežná cena: 13,95 €
    Vaša cena: 13,25 
    Welcome to Iceland, a very small nation with a very large number (two hundred and sixty five) of (mostly) very small museums. Founded in the backyards of houses, begun as jokes or bets or memorials to lost friends, these museums tell the story of an enchanted island where bridges arrived only at the beginning of the 20th century, and waterproof shoes … Zobraziť viac info ►
  • Autor: Sayaka Murata

    Earthlings

    Vydavateľstvo: Granta Books
    Dátum vydania: 1. júla 2021
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Posielame do 5 až 21 dní
    Bežná cena: 12,95 €
    Vaša cena: 12,30 
    Natsuki isn't like the other girls. She has a wand and a transformation mirror. She might be a witch, or an alien from another planet. Together with her cousin Yuu, Natsuki spends her summers in the wild mountains of Nagano, dreaming of other worlds. When a terrible sequence of events threatens to part the two children forever, they make … Zobraziť viac info ►
  • Autor: Will Ashon

    Chamber Music

    Vydavateľstvo: Granta Books
    Dátum vydania: 7. novembra 2019
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Posielame do 5 až 21 dní
    Bežná cena: 13,50 €
    Vaša cena: 12,83 
    'One of the most rewarding pieces of hip-hop criticism ever written' Jeff Chang 'Brilliant' Giles Peterson 'Will Ashon's dazzling study gets to the heart of hip hop, pop culture and the history of contemporary America. Essential' Matt Thorne 'Each of these chambers contains wonders of history, destiny and mythology' Margo Jefferson Will Ashon tells, in 36 interlinked … Zobraziť viac info ►
  • Autor: Ed Vulliamy

    When Words Fail

    Vydavateľstvo: Granta Books
    Dátum vydania: 4. júla 2019
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Posielame do 5 až 21 dní
    Bežná cena: 14,50 €
    Vaša cena: 13,78 
    Can music make the world a better place? Can it really 'belong' to anyone? Can the magic, mystery and incertitude of music - of the human brain meeting or making sound - can it stop wars, rehabilitate the broken, unite, educate or inspire? From Jimi Hendrix playing 'Machine Gun' at The Isle of Wight Festival in 1970 to the Bataclan under siege in 2015, … Zobraziť viac info ►
  • Autor: Yao-Ťing Wang

    My Enemy's Cherry Tree

    Vydavateľstvo: Granta Books
    Dátum vydania: 4. apríla 2019
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Posielame do 5 až 21 dní
    Bežná cena: 16,95 €
    Vaša cena: 16,10 
    A man who has come from nothing, from poverty and loss, finds himself a beautiful wife, his dream love. When she vanishes without a trace, he sets up a small cafe in her favourite spot on the edge of the South China Sea, hoping she'll return. Instead, he is confronted by the man he suspects may be responsible for everything he has suffered: … Zobraziť viac info ►
  • Autor: Hiromi Kawakami

    The Ten Loves of Mr Nishino

    Vydavateľstvo: Granta Books
    Dátum vydania: 31. mája 2019
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Vypredané v e-shope
    Bežná cena: 16,95 €
    Vaša cena: 16,10 
    Who loves Mr Nishino? Minami is the daughter of Mr Nishino's true love. Bereaved Shiori is tempted by his unscrupulous advances. His colleague Manami should know better. His conquest Reiko treasures her independence above all else. Friends Tama and Subaru find themselves playing Nishino's game, but Eriko loves her cat more. Sayuri is older, Aichan … Zobraziť viac info ►
  • Autor: Sarah Thorntonová

    Seven Days in the Art World

    Vydavateľstvo: Granta Books
    Dátum vydania: 7. septembra 2009
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Posielame do 42 dní
    Bežná cena: 13,99 €
    Vaša cena: 13,29 
    Contemporary art has become a mass entertainment, a luxury good, a job description and, for some, a kind of alternative religion. Sarah Thornton's shrewd and entertaining fly-on-the-wall narrative takes us behind the scenes of the art world, from art school to auction house, showing us how it works, and giving us a vivid sense of being … Zobraziť viac info ►
  • Autor: Patrick DeWitt

    The Sisters Brothers

    Vydavateľstvo: Granta Books
    Dátum vydania: 5. januára 2012
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Posielame do 42 dní
    Bežná cena: 11,31 €
    Vaša cena: 10,74 
    Hermann Kermit Warm is going to die. Across 1000 miles of Oregon desert his assassins, the notorious Eli and Charlies Sisters, ride - fighting, shooting, and drinking their way to Sacramento. But their prey isn't an easy mark, the road is long and bloody, and somewhere along the path Eli begins to question what he does for a living - and whom he does it … Zobraziť viac info ►
  • Autor: Eli Goldstone

    Strange Heart Beating

    Vydavateľstvo: Granta Books
    Dátum vydania: 7. júna 2018
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Vypredané v e-shope
    Bežná cena: 12,95 €
    Vaša cena: 12,30 
    Seb's beautiful, beloved wife Leda has been killed by a swan. Sorting through her belongings after her death, he comes across a packet of unopened letters from Olaf, a man whom Leda had never mentioned. Floundering professionally and sunk by grief, he decides to travel to Leda's home village in Latvia to patch her story together. But with each … Zobraziť viac info ►
  • Autor: Janet Malcolm

    Silent Woman

    Vydavateľstvo: Granta Books
    Dátum vydania: 7. júna 2012
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Vypredané v e-shope
    Bežná cena: 12,99 €
    Vaša cena: 12,34 
    The Silent Woman is a brilliant, elegantly reasoned meditation on the nature of biography. Janet Malcolm (author of Reading Chekhov, The Journalist and the Murderer, In the Freud Archives) examines the biographies of Sylvia Plath, with particular focus on Anne Stevenson's controversial Bitter Fruit, to discover how Plath became the enigma of literary history, … Zobraziť viac info ►
  • Autor: Victoria Moore

    How to Drink

    Vydavateľstvo: Granta Books
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Vypredané v e-shope
    Bežná cena: 15,95 €
    Vaša cena: 15,15 
  • Autor: Barbara Ehrenreich

    Smile or Die

    Vydavateľstvo: Granta Books
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Vypredané v e-shope
    Bežná cena: 11,95 €
    Vaša cena: 11,35 
  • Autor: Keith Ridgway

    Hawthorn and Child

    Vydavateľstvo: Granta Books
    Dátum vydania: 1. júla 2012
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Vypredané v e-shope
    Bežná cena: 15,99 €
    Vaša cena: 15,19 
    Hawthorn and Child are mid-ranking detectives tasked with finding significance in the scattered facts. They appear and disappear in the fragments of this book along with a ghost car, a crime boss, a pick-pocket, a dead racing driver and a pack of wolves. The mysteries are everywhere, but the biggest of all is our mysterious compulsion … Zobraziť viac info ►
  • Autor: Mariana Enríquezová

    The Dangers of Smoking in Bed

    Vydavateľstvo: Granta Books
    Dátum vydania: 1. apríla 2021
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Vypredané v e-shope
    Bežná cena: 16,95 €
    Vaša cena: 16,10 
    Welcome to Buenos Aires, a city thrumming with murderous intentions and morbid desires, where missing children come back from the dead and unearthed bones carry terrible curses. These brilliant, unsettling tales of revenge, witchcraft, fetishes, disappearances and urban madness spill over with women and girls whose dark inclinations will lead them over … Zobraziť viac info ►
  • Autor: Masha Gessen

    The Future is History

    Vydavateľstvo: Granta Books
    Dátum vydania: 10. júla 2018
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Vypredané v e-shope
    Bežná cena: 14,95 €
    Vaša cena: 14,20 
    In The Future is History Masha Gessen follows the lives of four Russians, born as the Soviet Union crumbled, at what promised to be the dawn of democracy. Each came of age with unprecedented expectations, some as the children or grandchildren of the very architects of the new Russia, each with newfound aspirations of their own - as entrepreneurs, activists, … Zobraziť viac info ►
  • Autor: Hiromi Kawakami

    The Ten Loves of Mr Nishino

    Vydavateľstvo: Granta Books
    Dátum vydania: 6. augusta 2020
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Vypredané v e-shope
    Bežná cena: 12,95 €
    Vaša cena: 12,30 
    Over the course of his life, Mr Nishino falls hopelessly in love again and again. One woman is a colleague, another a chance encounter; one is the girlfriend of a classmate, another the best friend of Nishino's latest conquest. Some are entranced by Nishino, others care more for their freedom, their children (or their cats). As we come to … Zobraziť viac info ►
  • Autor: Andrés Barba

    A Luminous Republic

    Vydavateľstvo: Granta Books
    Dátum vydania: 6. augusta 2020
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Vypredané v e-shope
    Bežná cena: 16,95 €
    Vaša cena: 16,10 
    One day, the children begin to show up in the subtropical town of San Cristobal. Aged between nine and thirteen, the children are covered in dirt and hungry. They beg food, commit small acts of vandalism, play games that don't seem to have any rules, and communicate with each other in a strange language. No one knows where they come from or where they … Zobraziť viac info ►
  • Autor: Kevin Maxwell

    Forced Out

    Vydavateľstvo: Granta Books
    Dátum vydania: 14. mája 2020
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Vypredané v e-shope
    Bežná cena: 18,95 €
    Vaša cena: 18,00 
    Kevin Maxwell was a dream candidate for the police force - he had a long-held desire to serve his community, a strong moral compass and a clear aptitude for both the strategic and practical aspects of policing. And, as a gay black man from a working class family, he could easily have been a poster boy for the force's stated … Zobraziť viac info ►
  • Autor: Mark Blacklock

    Hinton

    Vydavateľstvo: Granta Books
    Dátum vydania: 5. mája 2020
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Vypredané v e-shope
    Bežná cena: 20,95 €
    Vaša cena: 19,90 
    Howard Hinton and his family are living in Japan, escaping from a scandal. Hinton's obsession is his work, his voyages into mathematical pure space, into the fourth dimension, but also his wife and sons, each of whom are entangled in the strange and unknown landscapes of Hinton's science fictions. In a bravura and startling meeting of real and philosophical … Zobraziť viac info ►
  • Autor: Anna Kim

    The Great Homecoming

    Vydavateľstvo: Granta Books
    Dátum vydania: 26. februára 2020
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Vypredané v e-shope
    Bežná cena: 16,95 €
    Vaša cena: 16,10 
    1959, Seoul. Divided from his family by the violent tumult of the Korean civil war, Yunho arrives in South Korea's capital searching for his oldest friend. He finds him in the arms of Eve Moon, a dancer with many names who may be a refugee fleeing the communist North, or an American spy. Beguiled, Yunho falls desperately in love. But nothing in … Zobraziť viac info ►
  • Autor: Jesse Ball

    The Divers' Game

    Vydavateľstvo: Granta Books
    Dátum vydania: 3. októbra 2019
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Vypredané v e-shope
    Bežná cena: 18,95 €
    Vaša cena: 18,00 
    A pair of girls, Lethe and Lois, navigates the perimeters of a segregated city, armed with canisters of killing gas. Another child, Lessen, is at the centre of a bizarre cultural ritual that could be the subject of a Goya painting. Centring on the garish festivals of an allegorical nation, The Divers' Game moves through worlds in which kindness … Zobraziť viac info ►
  • Autor: Ryszard Kapuściński

    Imperium

    Vydavateľstvo: Granta Books
    Dátum vydania: 7. februára 2019
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Vypredané v e-shope
    Bežná cena: 13,95 €
    Vaša cena: 13,25 
    Imperium is a classic of reportage and a literary masterwork by one of the great writers and witnesses of the twentieth century. It is the story of an empire: the constellation of states that was submerged under a single identity for most of the century-the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics. From the entrance of Soviet troops into his hometown … Zobraziť viac info ►
  • Autor: Kapka Kassabová

    To the Lake

    Vydavateľstvo: Granta Books
    Dátum vydania: 6. februára 2020
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Vypredané v e-shope
    Bežná cena: 18,95 €
    Vaša cena: 18,00 
    A BBC Radio 4 Book of the Week Lake Ohrid and Lake Prespa. Two vast lakes joined by underground rivers. Two lakes that seem to hold both the turbulent memories of the region's past, and the secret of its enduring allure. Two lakes that have played a central role in Kapka Kassabova's maternal family. As she journeys to her grandmother's place of origin, … Zobraziť viac info ►
  • Autor: Julian Baggini

    How the World Thinks

    Vydavateľstvo: Granta Books
    Dátum vydania: 8. októbra 2019
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Vypredané v e-shope
    Bežná cena: 13,50 €
    Vaša cena: 12,83 
    *SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER* 'There to fill the Sapiens-size hole in your life' Observer In this groundbreaking global overview of philosophy, Julian Baggini travels the world to provide a wide-ranging map of human thought. One of the great unexplained wonders of human history is that written philosophy flowered entirely separately in China, India and Ancient … Zobraziť viac info ►
  • Autor: Ian Wright

    Brilliant Maps - An Atlas for Curious Minds

    Vydavateľstvo: Granta Books
    Dátum vydania: 7. novembra 2019
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Vypredané v e-shope
    Bežná cena: 23,50 €
    Vaša cena: 22,33 
    Which nations have North Korean embassies? Which region has the highest number of death metal bands per capita? How many countries have bigger economies than California? Who drives on the 'wrong' side of the road? And where can you find lions in the wild? Revelatory, thought-provoking and fun, Brilliant Maps is a unique atlas of culture, history, politics … Zobraziť viac info ►
  • Autor: Eliane Brum

    The Collector of Leftover Souls

    Vydavateľstvo: Granta Books
    Dátum vydania: 7. novembra 2019
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Vypredané v e-shope
    Bežná cena: 16,50 €
    Vaša cena: 15,68 
    Welcome to the favela, welcome to the rainforest, welcome to the real Brazil. This is the Brazil where a factory worker is loyal to his company for decades, only to find out that they knew the product he was making would eventually poison him. This is the Brazil where the mothers of the favela expect their sons to die as victims of the drug trade while … Zobraziť viac info ►
  • Autor: Sok Fong Ho

    Lake Like a Mirror

    Vydavateľstvo: Granta Books
    Dátum vydania: 12. novembra 2019
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Vypredané v e-shope
    Bežná cena: 16,50 €
    Vaša cena: 15,68 
    By an author described by critics as 'the most accomplished Malaysian writer, full stop'. Lake Like a Mirror is a scintillating exploration of the lives of women buffeted by powers beyond their control. Squeezing themselves between the gaps of rabid urbanisation, patriarchal structures and a theocratic government, these women find their lives … Zobraziť viac info ►
  • Autor: Rose George

    Nine Pints

    Vydavateľstvo: Granta Books
    Dátum vydania: 1. augusta 2019
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Vypredané v e-shope
    Bežná cena: 13,50 €
    Vaša cena: 12,83 
    Most humans contain between nine and twelve pints of blood. Here Rose George, who probably contains nine pints, tells nine different stories about the liquid that sustains us, discovering what it reveals about who we are. In Nepal, she meets girls challenging the taboos surrounding menstruation; in the Canadian prairies, she visits a controversial plasma … Zobraziť viac info ►
  • Autor: Beth Gardiner

    Choked

    Vydavateľstvo: Granta Books
    Dátum vydania: 4. apríla 2019
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Vypredané v e-shope
    Bežná cena: 18,95 €
    Vaša cena: 18,00 
    Every year, air pollution prematurely kills seven million people around the world, in rich countries and poor ones. It is strongly linked to strokes, heart attacks, many kinds of cancer, premature birth and dementia, among other ailments. In Choked, Beth Gardiner travels the world to meet the scientists who have transformed our understanding of pollution's … Zobraziť viac info ►
  • Autor: Sarah Moss

    Ghost Wall

    Vydavateľstvo: Granta Books
    Dátum vydania: 31. mája 2019
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Vypredané v e-shope
    Bežná cena: 11,95 €
    Vaša cena: 11,35 
    It is high summer in rural Northumberland. Seventeen-year-old Silvie and her parents have joined an encampment run by an archaeology professor with an interest in the region's dark history of ritual sacrifice. As Silvie finds a glimpse of new freedoms with the professor's students, her relationship with her overbearing father begins to deteriorate, until … Zobraziť viac info ►
  • Autor: Amy Sackville

    Painter to the King

    Vydavateľstvo: Granta Books
    Dátum vydania: 4. apríla 2019
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Vypredané v e-shope
    Bežná cena: 12,95 €
    Vaša cena: 12,30 
    This is a portrait of Diego Velazquez, from his arrival at the court of King Philip IV of Spain, to his death 38 years and scores of paintings later. It is a portrait of a relationship that is not quite a friendship, between an artist and his subject. It is a portrait of a ruler, always on duty, and increasingly burdened by a life … Zobraziť viac info ►
  • Autor: Josh Cohen

    Not Working - Why We Have to Stop

    Vydavateľstvo: Granta Books
    Dátum vydania: 25. januára 2019
    Jazyk: anglický
    Dostupnosť: Vypredané v e-shope
    Bežná cena: 18,95 €
    Vaša cena: 18,00 
    'To do nothing at all is the most difficult thing in the world. ' Oscar Wilde More than ever before, we live in a culture that excoriates inactivity and demonizes idleness. Work, connectivity and a constant flow of information are the cultural norms, and a permanent busyness pervades even our quietest moments. Little wonder so many of us are … Zobraziť viac info ►