1. Vanni: A Family's Struggle Through the Sri Lankan Conflict by Benjamin Dix and Lindsay Pollock (PB) Vanni: A Family's Struggle Through the Sri Lankan Conflict by Benjamin Dix and Lindsay Pollock (PB)

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    Vanni: A Family's Struggle Through the Sri Lankan Conflict by Benjamin Dix and Lindsay Pollock (PB)

    A graphic novel focusing on the conflict between the Sri Lankan government and the 'Tamil Tigers', told from the perspective of a single family and their neighbours. Paperback with flaps. 272 pages. 25cm x 25cm. 'This book seeks to unbury those terrible, sordid secrets and place them in clear view for the world to see.' ARUNDHATI ROY
  2. A New Jerusalem by Benjamin Dickson (PB) A New Jerusalem by Benjamin Dickson (PB)

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    A New Jerusalem by Benjamin Dickson (PB)

    A sensitively-observed graphic novel about trauma and family life in the aftermath of the Second World War. Paperback. Language: English. 152 pages. 24cm x 16.5cm.
  3. Bordered Lives by Hsaio-Hung Pai Bordered Lives by Hsaio-Hung Pai

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    Bordered Lives by Hsaio-Hung Pai

    Award-winning journalist’s landmark book in the reporting of Europe’s migrant crisis – and a cry from the heart about an asylum system that is simply not fit for purpose. 'If we are living in a world that keeps creating refugees, and then rejecting those refugees, we have to honour writers such as Hsiao-Hung Pai for shining a light on this madness and refusing to look away' Benjamin Zephaniah, poet Hsiao-Hung Pai is a journalist and author of Chinese Whispers: The Story Behind Britain’s Hidden Army of Labout (2008), shortlisted for the Orwell Book Prize 2009; Scattered Sand: The Story of China’s Rural Migrants, (2012), winner of the Bread and Roses Award 2013, Invisible (2013) and Angry White People (2016). She has written for the Guardian and many Chinese publications worldwide. Articles and extracts from Bordered Lives: 'The camp is run by bad people': an asylum seeker's life in Sicily - The Guardian The Italian Mafia is making cash by exploiting refugees - Huck Magazine Ghettos of Europe the private landlords making billions from refugee shelters in Berlin - Novara Media
    Happy 18th birthday! You’re out! - Open Democracy
    The police just kept laughing and laughing when they saw our huts on fire - Red Pepper

  4. What We Talk About When We Talk About Rape by Sohaila Abdulali What We Talk About When We Talk About Rape by Sohaila Abdulali

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    What We Talk About When We Talk About Rape by Sohaila Abdulali

    Sohaila Abdulali, gang-raped as a teenager, speaking as the first Indian survivor to speak out about rape, writes from the viewpoint of a survivor, counsellor and activist, and draws on three decades of grappling with the issue personally and professionally, and her work with hundreds of survivors. Sohaila Abdulali looks at what we - women, men, politicians, teachers, writers, sex workers, feminist, victims and families - think about rape and what we say. Paperback. 240 pages. 19.8cm x 12.9cm.

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  5. Escaping Wars and Waves By Olivier Kugler (HB)

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    Escaping Wars and Waves By Olivier Kugler (HB)

    Kugler's compelling series of evocative drawings documents the experiences of Syrian refugees he met in Iraqi Kurdistan, Greece, France, Germany, Switzerland and England. Hardback, 80 pages. Size: 29.7cm x 23cm.

  6. The Women's Atlas by Joni Seager (PB) The Women's Atlas by Joni Seager (PB)

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    The Women's Atlas by Joni Seager (PB)

    This ground-breaking book of infographics charts the status of women worldwide - the advances they have made and the distances still to be travelled. Paperback. 23cm x 17cm. 208 pages.
  7. Portraits of Violence Graphic Novel by Brad Evans and Sean Michael Wilson

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    Portraits of Violence Graphic Novel by Brad Evans and Sean Michael Wilson

    Bringing together established academics and award-winning comic book writers and illustrators, Portraits of Violence illustrates the most compelling ideas and episodes in the critique of violence. Ten leading thinkers, including Chomsky, Foucault and Sontag, have their theories presented in ground-breaking comic format. 'I strongly urge you to read this... a compelling and challenging collection that needs to seen by everybody in power or comfortably submitting to it.' - Comics Review. 'An extremely timely book' - Shelf Abuse

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  8. The Facts of Life by Paula Knight

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    The Facts of Life by Paula Knight

    A clarion call to recognise that parenting isn’t the be-all and end-all of family life, Paula Knight’s extraordinarily powerful graphic memoir is a beautifully drawn, funny and sometimes painful exploration of what it takes to be a woman, and a mother – or not. 'This is a wonderfully honest, moving, emotional, human story about what we were brought up to expect in life and what hand we actually get dealt, what we want and what others expect of us… And it’s about the fact that no matter what, it is still our life, and we can still make it a good one for ourselves.' Joe Gordon, The Forbidden Planet Paperback: 240 pages Size: 170mm x 220mm
  9. One World Two: A Second Global Anthology of Short Stories One World Two: A Second Global Anthology of Short Stories

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    One World Two: A Second Global Anthology of Short Stories

    Another globe-trotting collection of stories, introducing a diverse range of writers (many well-known alongside some new discoveries), narratives and perspectives conveying the reader across continents, cultures and landscapes. One World Two is even more ambitious than Volume One in its geographic scope, featuring 21 writers drawn from every continent. One World [Vol 1] captures a moment in history representing the changing and evolving world that we are in while reminding us of the enduring nature of the human condition. - World Literature Today

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  10. Graphic Science by Darryl Cunningham

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    Graphic Science by Darryl Cunningham

    Much is known about scientists such as Darwin, Newton, and Einstein, but what about lesser known scientists – people who have not achieved a high level of fame, but who have contributed greatly to human knowledge? What were their lives like? What were their struggles, aims, successes, and failures? How do their discoveries fit into the bigger picture of science as a whole? Graphic Novel Paperback (with flaps): 264 pages Size: 16 x 2.2 x 23 cm