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Breasts: A Natural and Unnatural History

Did you know that breast milk contains substances similar to cannabis? Or that it's sold on the Internet for 262 ...

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The Geek Manifesto: Why Science Matters

There has never been a better time to be a geek. What was once an insult used to marginalize the ...

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Outsider: Always Almost, Never Quite

Outsider is the life of a child, boy, adolescent, student and young man in London between the Great Depression of ...

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Gillespie and I

As she sits in her Bloomsbury home, with her two birds for company, elderly Harriet Baxter sets out to relate ...

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Phantom

Harry Hole is back in Oslo. He's been away for some time, but his ghosts have a way of catching ...

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The Retribution

There is one serial killer who has shaped and defined police profiler Tony Hill's life. One serial killer whose evil ...

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