Berlins größte Auswahl an englischsprachigen Büchern
Internationale Schätze auf über 300 Quadratmetern: Willkommen im Dussmann English Bookshop!
Von Tag zu Tag wird Berlin internationaler, unsere Buchhandlung bei Dussmann das KulturKaufhaus zieht mit: Der Dussmann English Bookshop in der Friedrichstraße 90 präsentiert auf zwei Etagen Deutschlands größte Auswahl an Romanen und Sachbüchern in englischer Sprache. Der Weg durch die Mall von Dussmann das KulturKaufhaus führt zum vertikalen Garten und der Sphinx und zum kleinen, gemütlichen Café Ursprung. Genau dort verbirgt sich der Eingang zum English Bookshop, einer wunderschön aufbereiteten Buchwelt, die wie auch die Belletristik- oder Vinyl-Abteilung zum einzigartigen Flair unseres KulturKaufhauses gehört.
Von Klassik über Sachbücher zur Literatur für junge Bücherwürmer
Vor nunmehr zehn Jahren wurde der English Bookshop eröffnet, die Fläche unseres Angebots erweiterte sich damit um 300 Quadratmeter voller Lesestoff. Die Schwerpunkte des Sortiments sind Klassische Literatur, Lyrik, Krimi & Thriller sowie Sachbücher in den Bereichen Politik, Geschichte, Soziologie, Gender und Gesundheit. Und auch der Bereich des Jugendbuches New Adult ebenso wie englischsprachige Literatur für Kinder sind vielfältig in unserem Bookshop vertreten. Wer auf der Suche nach Filmen, Spielen oder Geschenkartikeln ist, wird im English Bookshop ebenfalls fündig – hier bietet sich ein konkretes Abbild des gesamten KulturKaufhaus-Sortiments in englischer Sprache, das liebevoll von unseren kulturbegeisterten Experten vor Ort kuratiert wird.
Besonders die gemütliche Atmosphäre verleiht unserem English Bookshop sein besonderes Flair.
Die Buchhandlung mit Wohlfühlflair
Besonders die gemütliche Atmosphäre verleiht unserem English Bookshop sein besonderes Flair, das Stammgäste zu schätzen wissen. Vorhänge und Sitze aus Leder, bequeme Sitzecken und moderne, hochglänzende Regalfassaden machen den Shop zum Treffpunkt für internationale Bücherwürmer. Ganz buchstäblich versammeln sich hier Menschen aus aller Welt auf der Suche nach ihrem Lieblingsstücken der Literatur.
Judging books by more than their covers. The best of 10 years:
Nine-year-old Oskar Schell is an inventor, amateur entomologist, Francophile, letter writer, pacifist, natural historian, percussionist, romantic, Great Explorer, jeweller, detective, vegan, and collector of butterflies. When his father is killed in the September 11th attacks on the World Trade Centre, Oskar sets out to solve the mystery of a key he discovers in his father's closet.
Just Kids begins as a love story and ends as an elegy. Beautifully written, this is a profound portrait of two young artists, often hungry, sated only by art and experience. And an unforgettable portrait of New York, her rich and poor, hustlers and hellions, those who made it and those whose memory lingers near.
When Barry Fairbrother dies in his early forties, the town of Pagford is left in shock. Pagford is, seemingly, an English idyll, with a cobbled market square and an ancient abbey, but what lies behind the pretty facade is a town at war. Rich at war with poor, teenagers at war with their parents, wives at war with their husbands, teachers at war with their pupils...Pagford is not what it first seems.
In his mega bestseller, Thinking, Fast and Slow, Daniel Kahneman, world-famous psychologist and winner of the Nobel Prize in Economics, takes us on a groundbreaking tour of the mind and explains the two systems that drive the way we think. Engaging the reader in a lively conversation about how we think, Kahneman reveals where we can and cannot trust our intuitions and how we can tap into the benefits of slow thinking.
Aged thirteen, Theo Decker, son of a devoted mother and an absent father, miraculously survives a catastrophe that otherwise tears his life apart. Alone and rudderless in New York, he os taken in by the family of a wealthy friend. Theo is tormented by longing for his mother and down the years he clings to the thing that most reminds him of her: a small, captivating painting that ultimately draws him into the criminal underworld.
From the Director of the British Museum and author of A History of the World in 100 Objects, this is a view of Germany like no other. For the past 140 years, Germany has been the central power in continental Europe. Twenty-five years ago a new German state came into being. How much do we really understand this new Germany, and how do its people now understand themselves?
Berlin’s biggest choice of English books
300 Square Meters full of International Treasures: Welcome to the Dussmann English Bookshop
From day to day Berlin is becoming more international – the perfect occasion for our bookstore at Dussmann das KulturKaufhaus to move with the times. On two floors, the Dussmann English Bookshop at Friedrichstraße 90 presents Germany's largest selection of novels and non-fiction books in English. The path through the mall of Dussmann das KulturKaufhaus leads to the vertical gardens and the Sphinx and the cozy Café Ursprung. This is where the entrance to the English Bookshop is hidden, a beautifully prepared world of books which, like the fiction or vinyl department, is part of the unique flair of our KulturKaufhaus.
From classic over non-fiction to literature for young booklovers
The English Bookshop was opened ten years ago, adding 300 square meters of reading material to our range. The focus of our assortment is on classical literature, poetry, crime and thrillers as well as non-fiction in the areas of politics, history, sociology, gender and health. In addition to that, the area New Adult as well as English literature for children is diversely represented in our bookshop. If you are looking for films, games or gift articles, you are also very welcome to browse through the English Bookshop. It displays the entire KulturKaufhaus assortment in English, lovingly curated by our culture-enthusiastic experts on site.
The bookshop with a feel-good flair
Especially its cozy atmosphere gives our English Bookshop the special flair, which regular guests appreciate. Leather curtains and seats, comfortable seating areas and modern, high-gloss shelf facades make the shop a meeting place for international booklovers. People from all over the world gather here in search of their favorite pieces of literature.
Science's most intriguing questions answered by the web's favourite writer, the genius behind xkcd.com. Munroe's hilarious and compelling answers explain everything from the odds of meeting your one true soulmate to how many humans a rampaging T-Rex would need to eat a day.
100,000 years ago, at least six human species inhabited the earth. Today there is just one. Us. Homo sapiens. How did our species succeed in the battle for dominance? And what will our world be like in the millennia to come? Bold, wide-ranging and provocative, SAPIENS challenges everything we thought we knew about being human: our thoughts, our actions, our power ... and our future.
In her memoir, a work of deep reflection and mesmerizing storytelling, Michelle Obama invites readers into her world, chronicling the experiences that have shaped her-from her childhood on the South Side of Chicago to her years as an executive balancing the demands of motherhood and work, to her time spent at the world's most famous address. With unerring honesty and lively wit, she describes her triumphs and her disappointments, both public and private, telling her full story as she has lived it.
After the critical triumph of "Conversations With Friends", the youngest ever recipient of the PFD/"Sunday Times" Young Writer of the Year Award presents in "Normal People" a love story taking place between two students at Trinity College in Dublin who are from the same town but essentially different worlds. Themes of domination, legitimacy and privilege are addressed through their story in a tone of alternating compassion and menace.
From Newcastle to Cornwall, from the birth of the twentieth century to the teens of the twenty-first, Girl, Woman, Other follows a cast of twelve characters on their personal journeys through this country and the last hundred years. They're each looking for something - a shared past, an unexpected future, a place to call home, somewhere to fit in, a lover, a missed mother, a lost father, even just a touch of hope...