Cultural studies

On Happiness

Wellcome Collection

Format: Hard Cover

NZD $27.99

Wellcome Collection's guide to happiness

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Unconventional Wisdom

Tom Standage

Format: Paperback

NZD $24.99

Another bestselling collection of astonishing explainers from The Economist.

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The Mood Book

Andrea Harrn, illustrated by Stacey Siddons

Format: Paperback

NZD $32.99

Featuring 100 moods, emotions, feelings, states of mind and quirks of personality, as well as some mood disorders, this book offers an accessible way to help you understand yourself, and also challenges your thinking so you can move forward in a positive way.

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Heroines of Olympus

Ellie Mackin Roberts

Format: Hard Cover

NZD $32.99

Heroines of Olympus retells the tales of 50 classic characters, plucking the threads of their lives from the myriad narratives in which they have appeared and weaving them together to create the full stories of these legendary women. Each story is accompanied by a captivating illustration and followed by a critical analysis of their role in the tradition of Greek storytelling, and in ancient society.

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You Goddess!

Elizabeth Foley, Beth Coates

Format: Hard Cover

NZD $27.99

The much-loved authors of What Would Boudicca Do? channel the feminist power of mythical goddesses in this witty, inspirational gift.

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YouTube World Records

Adrian Besley

Format: Hard Cover

NZD $39.99

This interactive collection contains 250 action-packed QR-codes that send you direct to the fun on your tablet or smartphone.

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A Dictionary of Omens and Superstitions

Philippa Waring

Format: Paperback

NZD $24.99

A beautifully-packaged, fun A to Z of good omens, inauspicious signs, their origins and meanings.

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Cynical Theories

Helen Pluckrose and James Lindsay

NZD $45.00

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Cynical Theories

Helen Pluckrose and James Lindsay

Format: Paperback

NZD $32.99

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People of the River

Grace Karskens

Format: Paperback

NZD $45.00

A landmark history of Australia's first successful settler farming area, which was on the Hawkesbury-Nepean River. Award-winning historian Grace Karskens uncovers the everyday lives of ordinary people in the early colony, both Aboriginal and British.

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