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NON-FICTION BOOK OF THE MONTH

Prisoners of Geography by Tim Marshall

Paperback, £9.99

All leaders are constrained by geography. Their choices are limited by mountains, rivers, seas and concrete. If you’ve ever wondered why Putin is so obsessed with Crimea, why the USA was destined to become a global superpower, or why China’s power base continues to...

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COUNTRY OF THE MONTH

Brazil

Perhaps no other country exemplifies the challenges of contemporary life than Brazil. Case in point: Rio de Janeiro: Extreme City by Luiz Eduardo Soares, a recent book focusing on the city’s (and country’s) struggles with crime, poverty and pollution, in the voices of those...

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NOVEL OF THE MONTH

Nutshell by Ian McEwan

Hardback, £16.99

Trudy has betrayed her husband, John. She’s still in the marital home – a dilapidated, priceless London townhouse – but not with John. Instead, she’s with his brother, the profoundly banal Claude, and the two of them have a plan. But there is a...

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TOP 10 DULWICH BOOKS BESTSELLERS LAST MONTH
  1. Grief is the Thing with Feathers by Max Porter
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    This haunting and indefinable novella-poem from debut local author Max has been a favourite of ours for months, and has enjoyed a well-deserved recent boost from his appearance at the Dulwich Festival, and from his …

  2. M Train by Patti Smith
  3. My Brilliant Friend by Elena Ferrante
  4. Days of Abandonment by Elena Ferrante
  5. All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr
  6. Little Red Chairs by Edna O’Brien
  7. A Strangeness in My Mind by Orhan Pamuk
  8. The Blind Assassin by Margaret Atwood
  9. Purity by Jonathan Franzen
  10. The Summer Book by Tove Jansson
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YOUNG ADULT BOOK OF THE MONTH

Cogheart by Peter Bunzl

Paperback, £6.99

When 13-year-old Lily’s inventor father vanishes after a Zeppelin crash, Lily’s determined to hunt down the truth behind his disappearance, helped by Robert, the local clockmaker’s son, and her wily mechanical fox Malkin. But shadowy figures are closing in and treachery lurks among the...

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PICTURE BOOK OF THE MONTH

Odd Dog Out by Rob Biddulph

Hardback, £12.99

It’s a dog’s life in the big city… Come join one busy dog on her journey to find her place in the world, in this third sublimely illustrated book from the bestselling, award-winning Rob Biddulph. Rob is one of our favourite new children’s authors....

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MIDDLE SCHOOL BOOK OF THE MONTH

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OTHER NEWS
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Dulwich Literary Festival – The Way We Live Now

The next Dulwich Literary Festival will take place from 11 – 13th November 2016.

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