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Thirsty: Confessions of a Fame Whore

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Thirsty: Confessions of a Fame Whore

Joel Creasey

Biography; Memoirs

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Synopsis coming soon....... [more]

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The First Nazi: Erich Ludendorff

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The First Nazi: Erich Ludendorff

Will Brownell, Denise Drace-Brownell

Biography: historical, political & military; History; First World War; Fascism & Nazism

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The gripping biography of the First World War General who inspired Hitler's rise to power [more]

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Crown of Blood: The Deadly Inheritance of Lady Jane Grey

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Crown of Blood: The Deadly Inheritance of Lady Jane Grey

Nicola Tallis

Biography: royalty; History; British & Irish history; Early modern history: c 1450 to c 1700

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Nicola Tallis's dramatic retelling of an often misread tale reveals the moving, human story of an extraordinarily intelligent,... [more]

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Try Hard: Tales from the Life of a Needy Overachiever

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Try Hard: Tales from the Life of a Needy Overachiever

Em Rusciano

Biography; Memoirs

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Tracks

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Tracks

Robyn Davidson

Memoirs; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

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A revised, reissued edition of this prize-winning, bestselling account of one woman's solo journey across 1,700 miles of Australian... [more]

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Survival & Success: The True Story of a Luftwaffenhelfer. A Memoir

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Survival & Success: The True Story of a Luftwaffenhelfer. A Memoir

Nicholas Standish

Biography; Memoirs

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Nick Standish spent the closing days of World War II as a child soldier pressed unwillingly into the service of the Luftwaffe.... [more]

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Every Day of My Life: A Memoir

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Every Day of My Life: A Memoir

Beeb Birtles

Music; Rock & Pop music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Memoirs

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The remarkable tale of how Beeb Birtles conquered the music world with Little River Band - and then lost it all. A raw, honest... [more]

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The Glass Universe: The Hidden History of the Women Who Took the Measure of the Stars

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The Glass Universe: The Hidden History of the Women Who Took the Measure...

Dava Sobel

Biography: science, technology & engineering; Gender studies: women; Mathematics & Sciences; Astronomy, space & time

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AN OBSERVER BOOK OF THE YEAR `A peerless intellectual biography. The Glass Universe shines... [more]

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The Three Lives of James Madison: Genius, Partisan, President

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The Three Lives of James Madison: Genius, Partisan, President

Noah Feldman

Biography: historical, political & military; History; History of the Americas; American Civil War; Political leaders & leadership

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A surprisingly controversial look at how James Madison redefined the United States in each of his three political lives James... [more]

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The Vanity Fair Diaries: 1983-1992

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The Vanity Fair Diaries: 1983-1992

Tina Brown

Biography; Diaries, letters & journals; Publishing industry

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The irreverent diaries of Tina Brown's eight spectacular years as editor-in-chief of Vanity Fair. [more]

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Clash on the Clash

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Clash on the Clash

Egan Sean

Music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Biography: arts & entertainment

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The Clash thought they could change the world. They never did, but they created some of the greatest rock music of all time... [more]

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Heroes of the Hour: Cricket's Essential Moments from Bradman & Warnie to Gilly & Warner

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Heroes of the Hour: Cricket's Essential Moments from Bradman & Warnie to...

Ken Piesse

Biography: sport; Sports & outdoor recreation

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Experience cricket's quintessential moments from Bradman and Warnie to Gilly and Warner with master storyteller Ken Piesse.... [more]

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This Shirt Won't Iron Itself

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This Shirt Won't Iron Itself

Anthony Lehmann

Biography; Memoirs

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The glorious uncertainty of life after accountancy/the glorious uncertainty of life as a Hawthorn footy tragic Regrets, Anthony... [more]

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Keeping On Keeping On

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Keeping On Keeping On

Alan Bennett

Biography; Autobiography: literary; Diaries, letters & journals

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Following the phenomenally successful Writing Home and Untold Stories, Keeping On Keeping On contains Bennett's diaries 2005... [more]

$24.99

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Growing Up Moonta

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Growing Up Moonta

Kristin Weidenbach

Biography; Memoirs

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From the best-selling author of Mailman of the Birdsville Track comes the memoir of an Australian country town entwined with... [more]

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Labyrinths: Emma Jung, Her Marriage to Carl and the Early Years of Psychoanalysis

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Labyrinths: Emma Jung, Her Marriage to Carl and the Early Years of Psychoanalysis...

Catrine Clay

Biography; Biography: general; Analytical & Jungian psychology

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The story of Emma and Carl Jung's highly unconventional marriage, their relationship with Freud, and their part in the early... [more]

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The Man Who Created the Middle East: A Story of Empire, Conflict and the Sykes-Picot Agreement

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The Man Who Created the Middle East: A Story of Empire, Conflict and the...

Christopher Sykes

Biography: historical, political & military; History; Middle Eastern history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000

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At the age of only 36, Sir Mark Sykes was signatory to the Sykes-Picot agreement, one of the most reviled treaties of modern... [more]

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Granta 141: Canada

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Granta 141: Canada

Madeleine Thien, Sigrid Rausing

The Arts: General & Reference; Memoirs; Anthologies (non-poetry); Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)

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In this special issue of Granta, we celebrate the diversity of social, political and literary life in Canada. [more]

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Eat Pray Love: Bloomsbury Modern Classics

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Eat Pray Love: Bloomsbury Modern Classics

Elizabeth Gilbert

Autobiography: general; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

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A beautiful new limited edition paperback of Eat Pray Love, published as part of the Bloomsbury Modern Classics list To... [more]

$17.99

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A Beautiful Game: My Love Affair with Cricket

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A Beautiful Game: My Love Affair with Cricket

Mark Nicholas

Memoirs; Sports & outdoor recreation; Cricket

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A former title-winning player, Channel 5 commentator Mark Nicholas gives his personal and fascinating account of the world... [more]

$22.99

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Shine Like it Does: The Life of Michael Hutchence

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Shine Like it Does: The Life of Michael Hutchence

Toby Creswell

Music; Biography: arts & entertainment

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The real story of a complex man whose star is still shining two decades after his death. Michael Hutchence was a superstar,... [more]

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Mr Eternity: The Story of Arthur Stace

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Mr Eternity: The Story of Arthur Stace

Roy Williams

Biography; Biography: religious & spiritual; Christian mission & evangelism

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For 35 years, Arthur Stace spent hours writing a single word - Eternity - on and around the streets of Sydney. His identity... [more]

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I Am Brian Wilson: The genius behind the Beach Boys

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I Am Brian Wilson: The genius behind the Beach Boys

Brian Wilson

Music; Rock & Pop music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

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This is the Brian Wilson story we haven't heard before, told for the first time in his own words. [more]

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SAS Ghost Patrol: The Ultra-Secret Unit That Posed As Nazi Stormtroopers

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SAS Ghost Patrol: The Ultra-Secret Unit That Posed As Nazi Stormtroopers...

Damien Lewis

True war & combat stories; History; Second World War; Special & elite forces; Battles & campaigns

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The Ultra-Secret Unit That Posed As Nazi StormtroopersThe Most Daring Mission Ever Undertaken [more]

$29.99

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A Life in Parts

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A Life in Parts

Bryan Cranston

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

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The long-awaited autobiograghy by TV's greatest leading man, Bryan Cranston [more]

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