The man who used to move the oil market with a word, is done talking about it

But Ali al-Naimi, who has just launched his book, Out of the Desert: My Journey From Nomadic Bedouin to the Heart of Global Oil, is happy to talk about solar ...

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A place to savour the good things

Exclusive Books in Hyde Park is not just a bookstore but a place where reading and conversation are valued

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BOOK REVIEW: Dancing the Death Drill

Fred Khumalo resuscitates the story of how, a century ago, 618 black South African soldiers drowned as the SS Mendi sank and provides an insight into their ...

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BOOK REVIEW: Hit Makers: How Things Become Popular

Capturing people’s attention is more of an art than a science, writes John Gapper

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BOOK REVIEW | ECONOMISM: Bad Economics and the Rise of Inequality

Supply-and-demand theory fed the free-market ideology that led to a financial crash and spiralling inequality, writes Noah Smith

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Exclusive Books shortlisted for international Bookstore of the Year award

Exclusive Books’ flagship store in Hyde Park Corner, Johannesburg, has been shortlisted for the London Book Fair’s International Excellence Award

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