Non-places did not exist in the past. They are properly contemporary spaces of anonymous confluence, where people in transit must settle down for some waiting time, whether at the exit of the plane, the train or the subway that is about to arrive. They barely allow a furtive exchange of glances betw..
Humankind makes monsters; but who really creates who? This is a book about reason, the imagination, and the creative act of reading and writing. Marcus Sedgwick's ghostly, menacing novel celebrates the legacy of Mary Shelley's literary debut in its bicentenary year...
The most intimate and illuminating book by Francesc Miralles, a world reference in the field of personal growth and self-help. From his own life experience, Francesc talks about creativity, love, spirituality, writing and the art of living...
In this book, you'll discover that the archangels have a plan to guide your mind and spirit to a new exalted and transcendent state.Michael, Raphael, Gabriel, and Uriel! Together they will gently but firmly lead you on every step of your path. You'll learn how to work with your past lives and your d..
Is it possible for a computer program to identify literary genres as well as human reasoning, to completely sequence a set of novels in order to trace the peculiarity of the stylistic phenomenon? The research of Franco Moretti and his team, the Stanford Literary Lab founded in 2010, has confirmed it..
Pollution, stress, poor eating habits and a chaotic lifestyle makes our body accumulate toxins and parasites that derives in a long series of ailments. In this book, Pierre Pellizzari explains his method to cleanse your body organ by organ...
Ideas to face planetary health challenges...What have we done wrong during the covid-19 pandemic and how should we organize ourselves to respond to the next emergency that threatens the health of humanity? Salvador Macip is convinced that we have the resources to do it, but they will only be useful ..
Pregnancy is a very important time for a woman and her partner. It is generally experienced with great joy and expectation, but it is also often accompanied by doubts and concerns. A group of doctors have collected the most frequently asked questions that pregnant women ask them on a daily basis in ..
The Laws of Simplicity (Simplicity: Design, Technology, Business, Life)
The simplicity and lightness of gadgets like the iPod have popularized simplicity. But sometimes, we get caught in a paradox: we want something simple and easy to use, but we want it to be able to do all the complex things we want it to do. In The Laws of Simplicity, John Maeda provides the keys: te..
Wounded Souls is a book about the traces of childhood, the need for storytelling and the mechanisms of memory, elements developed from the narration of Boris Cyrulnik's personal experiences up to his adolescence. A journey where one can find that the intellectual concerns of the author are already h..
Not only is the elegant and seductive Simon Sinclair, a graduate "cum laude" at Oxford, polyglot, a sportsman stationed in various records, and an accomplished thief, he is also the last representative of the Scarlet Pimpinela League, a secret organization whose members - all aristocrats - have dedi..
As the new chieftain, Fie knows better than to expect a royal to keep his word. Still she’s hopeful that Prince Jasimir will fulfill his oath to protect her fellow Crows. But then black smoke fills the sky, signaling the death of King Surimir and the beginning of Queen Rhusana's merciless bid for th..