Dominion: The Making of the Western Mind

Tom Holland


The Odyssey



Wuthering Heights

Emily Bronte


Sawbones Book: The Hilarious, Horrifying Road to Modern Medicine

Justin McElroy and Sydnee McElroy


Less is More: How Degrowth Will Save the World

Jason Hickel


A Room of One's Own

Virginia Woolf


The Handshake: A Gripping History

Ella Al-Shamahi


Jane Eyre

Charlotte Bronte


The Communist Manifesto

Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels


The Count of Monte Cristo

Alexandre Dumas


Pride and Prejudice

Jane Austen


The Prince

Niccolo Machiavelli


Second-hand Time

Svetlana Alexievich



Henry David Thoreau


The Personal History of David Copperfield

Charles Dickens


Gulliver's Travels

Jonathan Swift


Strongmen - Mussolini to the Present

Ruth Ben-Ghiat


At Home: A Short History of Private Life

Bill Bryson


Down and Out in Paris and London

George Orwell


Gladius: Living, Fighting and Dying in the Roman Army

Guy de la Bedoyere


The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists

Robert Tressell