Living with autism challenges you to parent in a different way, opening your mind to new approaches to looking at a situation and developing resilience. People with autism have a unique way of looking at the world and inherent in this ‘difference’ are... read more

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: 9780473416577
: Dunford Jones
: Dunford Jones
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: Ali Beasley
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Emilia's Colours: The gift of autism
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"The Choice is a gift to humanity. One of those rare and eternal stories that you don't want to end and that leave you forever changed". (DESMOND TUTU, Nobel Peace Prize Laureate). In 1944, sixteen-year-old Edith Eger was sent to Auschwitz. There she endured unima... read more

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: 9781846045103
: Ebury Publishing
: Rider & Co
: 222mm X 138mm
: United Kingdom
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: Edith Eger
: 192
: 158.1
: en
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The Choice : Embrace the Possible
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As a practicing mortician, Caitlin Doughty has long been fascinated by our pervasive terror of dead bodies. In this new book she sets out in search of cultures unburdened by such fears, exploring Indonesian burial caves and meeting a... read more

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: 9781474606523
: Orion Publishing Co
: Weidenfeld & Nicolson
: 216mm X 135mm
: United Kingdom
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: Caitlin Doughty
: 208
: 306.9
: Landis Blair
: Paperback
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From Here to Eternity: Travelling The World to Find The Good Death
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A writer's search for inspiration, beauty, and solace leads her to birds in this intimate and exuberant meditation on creativity and life - a field guide to things small and significant. In 2012, Kyo Maclear met a musician with a passi... read more

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: 9780008209285
: HarperCollins Publishers
: Fourth Estate Ltd
: 203mm X 136mm
: United Kingdom
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: Kyo Maclear
: 256
: 153.35
: English
: 316
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Birds Art Life Death: A Field Guide to the Small and Significant
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 Psychology

In his previous books, Oliver Sacks had addressed questions of the brain and mind through the lens of case histories of individuals with neurological disorders. Recently, however, he had been reflecting on his experiences with such patients in the context of a lifetime... read more

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: 9781447263661
: Pan Macmillan
: Picador
: 234mm X 153mm
: United Kingdom
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: Oliver Sacks
: 256
: Air Iri OME
: Paperback
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The River of Consciousness
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 Psychology

The Case of the Missing Body is the true and unusual story of Lily, who has no sense of her body. She has struggled with the effects of this her whole life. Desperate to try anything to be normal, a nevertheless sceptical Lily agrees to begin work with her physiotherapi... read more

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: 9781877578311
: Otago University Press
: Otago University Press
: 230mm X 155mm
: New Zealand
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: Jenny Powell
: 100
: 362.4
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The Case of the Missing Body
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'John Bargh's Before You Know It moves our understanding of the mysteries of human behaviour one giant step forward. A brilliant and convincing book.' - Malcolm Gladwell, author of Blink and David and GoliathThe world's leading expert o... read more

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: 9781785150029
: Cornerstone
: William Heinemann Ltd
: 234mm X 153mm
: United Kingdom
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: John Bargh
: 352
: 154.2
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Before You Know It: The Unconscious Reasons We Do What We Do
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 Psychology

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Increasing order in a system also creates a degree of disorder: this seemingly paradoxical idea has deep roots in early cultures throughout the world, but it has been largely lost in our modern lives as we push for in... read more

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: 9781623171162
: North Atlantic Books
: North Atlantic Books
: 22.90 cmmm X 15.20 cmmm
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: Nathan Schwartz-Salant
: 204
: 150.19/5
: en
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Order-Disorder ParadoxUnderstanding the Hidden Side of Change in Self and Society
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 Psychology

Writing is how I attempt to repair myself, stitching back former selves, sentences. When I am brave enough I am never brave enough I unravel the tapestry of my life, my childhood. -- from Book of Mutter
Composed over thirteen years, Kate Zambreno's Book of Mutter is a tender an... read more

“Writing is a way not to remember but to forget,” suggests Kate Zembrano in this book concerning both her grieving for her mother and her struggle to be free of her mother, who in some ways became more dominating after her death than she was when alive. “Or if not to forget, to attem... read more

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: 9781584351962
: Semiotexte/Smart Art
: Semiotexte/Smart Art
: 20.30 cmmm X 13.70 cmmm X 1.30 cmmm
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: Kate Zambreno
: 216
: en
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Book of Mutter
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This illuminating study of Benjamin's final essay helps unlock the mystery of this great philosopher Revolutionary critic of the philosophy of progress, nostalgic of the past yet dreaming of the future, romantic partisan of materialism... read more

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: 9781784786410
: Verso Books
: Verso Books
: 21.00 cmmm X 15.00 cmmm X 2.20 cmmm
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: Michael Lowy
: 148
: en
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Fire Alarm Reading Walter Benjamin's 'on the Concept of History'
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 Psychology

Worrying: A Literary and Cultural History suggests a unique approach to the inner life and its ordinary pains. Francis O'Gorman charts the emergence of our contemporary idea of worry in the Victorian era and its establishment, after the First World War, as a... read more

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: 9781501320323
: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
: Bloomsbury Academic USA
: 216mm X 140mm X 10mm
: United States
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: Francis O'Gorman
: 200
: 809.93355
: Paperback
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Worrying: A Literary and Cultural History
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A guided journal based on Rachel Ignotofsky's New York Times bestselling book Women in Science: 50 Fearless Pioneers Who Changed the World. Full of writing, drawing, and creativity prompts, I Love Science inspires kids (and adults) of all ag... read more

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: 9781607749806
: Ten Speed Press
: Ten Speed Press
: 203mm X 152mm X 18mm
: United States
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: Rachel Ignotofsky
: 54 Illustrations
: 192
: 500
: English
: Paperback
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I Love Science: A Journal for Self-Discovery and Big Ideas
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