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Biography: arts & entertainment

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Vivienne Westwood

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Vivienne Westwood

Vivienne Westwood, Ian Kelly

Fashion & textiles: design; Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

The authorized life story of Dame Vivienne Westwood, told for the first time. [more]

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Room to Dream

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Room to Dream

David Lynch, Kristine McKenna

Film, TV & Radio; Biography: arts & entertainment; Advocate - Performing Arts

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The extraordinary, highly anticipated memoir from visionary film-maker David Lynch, co-creator of Twin Peaks [more]

$34.99

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Robin

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Robin

Dave Itzkoff

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

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From New York Times culture reporter Dave Itzkoff, the definitive biography of Robin Williams - a compelling portrait of one... [more]

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Working Class Man

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Working Class Man

Jimmy Barnes

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

Paperback

THE SEQUEL TO THE NUMBER 1 BESTSELLER WORKING CLASS BOY ... [more]

$35.00

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Gone: A Girl, a Violin, a Life Unstrung

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Gone: A Girl, a Violin, a Life Unstrung

Min Kym

String instruments; Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

'All my life my Stradivarius had been waiting for me, as I had been waiting... [more]

$22.99

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Not All Superheroes Wear Capes

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Not All Superheroes Wear Capes

Quentin Kenihan

Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Coping with disability

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Quentin Kenihan is living proof that superheroes don't need capes, just the right attitude. FOREWORD BY RAY MARTIN [more]

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Once Upon a Time in Russia: The Rise of the Oligarchs--A True Story of Ambition, Wealth, Betrayal, and Murder

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Once Upon a Time in Russia: The Rise of the Oligarchs--A True Story of Ambition,...

Ben Mezrich

Biography: arts & entertainment; History

Paperback

Originally published: New York: Atria Books, 2015. [more]

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Another Side of Bob Dylan: A Personal History on the Road and Off the Tracks

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Another Side of Bob Dylan: A Personal History on the Road and Off the Tracks...

Victor Maymudes, Jacob Maymudes, Jacob Maymudes

Music; Biography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

August 2014 marks fifty years since Bob Dylan released his fourth album, Another Side of Bob Dylan. Recorded in one night... [more]

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David Mamet: A Life in the Theatre

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David Mamet: A Life in the Theatre

Ira B. Nadel

Theatre: individual actors & directors; Theatre direction & production; Film, TV & Radio; Biography: arts & entertainment

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This comprehensive biography uses extensive theater and film archives to reveal Mamet's ideas on writing, acting, and directing,... [more]

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The Songs We Know Best: John Ashbery's Early Life

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The Songs We Know Best: John Ashbery's Early Life

Karin Roffman

Individual artists, art monographs; Biography; Biography: arts & entertainment; Biography: literary; Literary studies: poetry & poets

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The first biography of an American master. [more]

$23.99

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Paul Simon: The Life

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Paul Simon: The Life

Robert Hilburn

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

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

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A Man Called Yarra

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A Man Called Yarra

Stan Yarramunua

Art & design styles: from c 1960; Individual artists, art monographs; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; History; Indigenous peoples; Advocate - History

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I'm a Wathaurong man. I'm an artist who draws on life in this big red and yellow and black country. Stan Yarra Yarramunua... [more]

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Bruce Lee: A Life

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Bruce Lee: A Life

Matthew Polly

Individual actors & performers; Biography: arts & entertainment; Biography: sport; Sports & outdoor recreation; Oriental martial arts

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

$35.00

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Born to Run

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Born to Run

Bruce Springsteen

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

Paperback

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

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Leonard Bernstein

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Leonard Bernstein

Paul R. Laird

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

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Drawing on over thirty years of study, leading scholar Paul R. Laird describes Bernstein's work as a conductor, composer,... [more]

$29.99

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Uncommon People: The Rise and Fall of the Rock Stars 1955-1994

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Uncommon People: The Rise and Fall of the Rock Stars 1955-1994

David Hepworth

Music; Rock & Pop music; Biography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

As heard on BBC 6 Music with Shaun Keveny, BBC Radio 5 Live and Talk Radio with Eamonn HolmesThe age of the rock star, like... [more]

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Marilyn in Manhattan: Her Year of Joy

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Marilyn in Manhattan: Her Year of Joy

Elizabeth Winder

Art & design styles: from c 1960; Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Biography: arts & entertainment; Popular culture

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Marilyn, like you've never seen her before! [more]

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My Life

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My Life

Marc Chagall

Art & design styles: Expressionism; Art & design styles: Cubism; Individual artists, art monographs; Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

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My Life was written in Moscow in 1921--1922, when Chagall was thirty-five years old. Although long out-of-print, it remains... [more]

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Screw Loose

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Screw Loose

Peter Blazey

Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

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First published twenty years ago by Picador, Peter Blazey's audacious, irresistible autobiography Screw Loose will be available... [more]

$24.99

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The Girl with the Lower Back Tattoo

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The Girl with the Lower Back Tattoo

Amy Schumer

Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

The highly anticipated first book from award-winning comedian, writer, producer and actress, Amy Schumer. [more]

$19.99

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Jeff Buckley: From Hallelujah to the Last Goodbye

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Jeff Buckley: From Hallelujah to the Last Goodbye

Dave Lory

Individual actors & performers; Music; Rock & Pop music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Biography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

The definitive book on iconic cult hero Jeff Buckley, the singer who made just one record but inspired a generation of rock... [more]

$45.00

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Unmasked

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Unmasked

Andrew Lloyd Webber

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

Paperback

You have the luck of Croesus on stilts (as my Auntie Vi would have said) if you've had the sort of career, ups and downs,... [more]

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Tragedy: The Sad Ballad of the Gibb Brothers

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Tragedy: The Sad Ballad of the Gibb Brothers

Jeff Apter

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

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The rise and fall of the... [more]

$19.99

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The Duke in His Domain

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The Duke in His Domain

Truman Capote

Individual actors & performers; Films, movies & cinema; Biography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

Now Brando looked at people with assurance, and with what can only be called a pitying expression, as though he dwelt in spheres... [more]

$2.50

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Steven Spielberg: A Life in Films

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Steven Spielberg: A Life in Films

Molly Haskell

Film, TV & Radio; Film theory & criticism; Individual film directors, film-makers; Biography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

A film-centric portrait of the extraordinarily gifted movie director whose decades-long influence on American popular culture... [more]

$24.99

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