Inconvenient People

Sarah Wise Random House

SHORTLISTED FOR THE WELLCOME BOOK PRIZE Gaslight tales of rooftop escapes, men and women snatched in broad daylight, patients shut in coffins, a fanatical cult known as the Abode of Love... The ninete

ISBN10 : 1409027953 , ISBN13 : 9781409027959

Page Number : 496

The Pigeon Tunnel

John le Carré Penguin

“Recounted with the storytelling élan of a master raconteur — by turns dramatic and funny, charming, tart and melancholy.” -Michiko Kakutani, The New York Times The New York Times bestselling m

ISBN10 : 0735220794 , ISBN13 : 9780735220799

Page Number : 320

Necropolis

Catharine Arnold Simon and Schuster

From Roman burial rites to the horrors of the plague, from the founding of the great Victorian cemeteries to the development of cremation and the current approach of metropolitan society towards death

ISBN10 : 1847394930 , ISBN13 : 9781847394934

Page Number : 320

Bolshoi Confidential

Simon Morrison Knopf Canada

In this enthralling, definitive new history of the Bolshoi Ballet, sensational performances onstage compete with political machinations backstage. On January 17, 2013, a hooded assailant hurled acid i

ISBN10 : 0345814258 , ISBN13 : 9780345814258

Page Number : 400