05 Jul 2020

Category: Teen & Young Adult


People in the News – J.K. Rowling 

Lucent’s contemporary biography series profiles the lives and careers of some of today’s most prominent newsmakers. Whether covering contributions and achievements or notorious deeds, books in this series examine why these well-known personages garnered public attention.

Essays & Correspondence

Scientific Thinking 

Scientific Thinking is a practical guide to inductive reasoning―the sort of reasoning that is commonly used in scientific activity, whether such activity is performed by a scientist, a reporter, a political pollster, or any one of us in day-to-day life. The book provides comprehensive coverage…


Brutally Beautiful 

A deadly game of hide and seek. With blood still on her hands, Samantha Matthews is on the run, running from dark secrets and a man she prays to God will never find her. Running and hiding, just to stay alive. She had no choice…


Der Fall des Imperiums: Roman 

Science Fiction im Breitwandformat In ferner Zukunft haben die unterschiedlichsten Völker der Galaxis ein mächtiges Imperium aus Tausenden von Welten geschaffen. Doch dieses Imperium steht vor dem Zerfall: Interessenskonflikte und Handelskriege führen zu seinem Niedergang. Eine mehr als erschreckende Entwicklung, denn eine gefährliche religiöse Sekte…

Literature & Fiction

Faking Faith 

Dylan Mahoney is living one big unholy lie. Thanks to a humiliating and painfully public sexting incident, Dylan has become the social pariah at her suburban Chicago high school. She’s ignored by everyone―when she’s not being taunted―and estranged from her two best friends. So when…

History & Criticism

The Sophists 

The Sophists were bold, exciting innovators with new ideas about Athenian society. Plato criticised the Sophists for promoting dangerous ideas which threatened the traditional structure of society. Were they versatile and multi-talented? This book offers a treatment of the subject by twenty leading scholars in…