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Pride and Prejudice
Few have failed to be charmed by the witty and independent spirit of Elizabeth Bennet. Her early determination to dislike Mr. Darcy is a prejudice onl...
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
'I had sent my heroine straight down a rabbit-hole without the least idea what was to happen afterwards,' wrote Dodgson, describing how Alice was conj...
1984
The year 1984 is finally upon us, and George Orwell's prophetic, nightmare vision in 1984 of the world we were becoming is timelier than ever. 1984 is...
Twilight
Deeply sensuous and extraordinarily suspenseful, TWILIGHT captures the struggle between defying our instincts and satisfying our desires. This is a lo...
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows
Burdened with the dark, dangerous, and seemingly impossible task of locating and destroying Voldemort's remaining Horcruxes, Harry, feeling alone and ...
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone
Say you've spent the first 10 years of your life sleeping under the stairs of a family who loathes you. Then, in an absurd, magical twist of fate you ...
Breaking Dawn
Twilight tempted the imagination. New Moon made readers thirsty for more. Eclipse turned the saga into a worldwide phenomenon. And now, the book tha...
New Moon
Legions of readers entranced by Twilight are hungry for more and they won't be disappointed. In New Moon, Stephenie Meyer delivers another irresistibl...
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
Though the war against Voldemort is not going well, life at Hogwarts goes on, with the sixth-year students continuing their wizardly studies and tryin...
ReWork
From the founders of the trailblazing software company 37signals, here is a different kind of business book - one that explores a new reality. Today, ...
The Presentation Secrets of Steve Jobs
Based on the author’s article on Businessweek.com, which became one of the site’s most popular downloads, The Presentation Secrets of Steve Jobs b...
The Pragmatic Programmer
If I'm putting together a project, it's the authors of this book that I want. . . . And failing that I'd settle for people who've read their book." --...
Design Patterns
Design Patterns is based on the idea that there are only so many design problems in computer programming. This book identifies some common program-des...
Tribes
In this fascinating book, Seth Godin argues that now, for the first time, everyone has an opportunity to start a movement - to bring together a tribe ...
Refactoring
Demonstrates where opportunities for refactoring typically lie, and how to go about reworking a bad design into a good one using elementary steps. DL...
Getting Things Done
Offers a complete system for downloading all those free-floating gotta-do's clogging your brain into a sophisticated framework of files and action li...
Universal Principles of Design
Whether a marketing campaign or a museum exhibit, a video game or a complex control system, the design we see is the culmination of many concepts and ...
The Mythical Man-Month
Few books on software project management have been as influential and timeless as The Mythical Man-Month. With a blend of software engineering facts a...