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The Secret Life of Books: Why They Mean More Than Words

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationLondon
PublisherElliott and Thompson
Number of pages256
ISBN (Print)9781783964581
Publication statusPublished - 19 Sep 2019
EventBook Launch: The Secret Life of Books - Toppings Booksellers of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Duration: 26 Sep 201926 Sep 2019


The Secret Life of Books is about everything that isn’t just the words. It’s about how books transform us as individuals. It’s about how books – and readers – have evolved over time. And it’s about why, even with the arrival of other media, books still have the power to change our lives.


Book Launch: The Secret Life of Books


Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Event: Other

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