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Memoirs

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Out of the Gobi: My Story of China and America

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Out of the Gobi: My Story of China and America

Weijian Shan

Biography; Memoirs; Business & management

Hardback

Foreword by Janet Yellen Weijian Shan's Out of the Gobi is a powerful memoir and commentary that will be one of the most... [more]

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All the Colors We Will See: Reflections on Barriers, Brokenness, and Finding Our Way

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All the Colors We Will See: Reflections on Barriers, Brokenness, and Finding...

Patrice Gopo

Biography; Autobiography: general; Memoirs; Christian social thought & activity; Black & Asian studies; Popular psychology

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Writer Patrice Gopo explores our shared desire for belonging and acceptance, helps us grapple with the world's brokenness... [more]

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Challenge Accepted!

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Challenge Accepted!

Celeste Barber

Biography; Memoirs

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`Prepare to laugh' - Reese Witherspoon 253 steps to becoming an anti-it girl. [more]

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Promise at Dawn

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Promise at Dawn

Romain Gary

Biography; Memoirs; Classic fiction (pre c 1945)

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A romantic, thrilling memoir that has become a French classic. [more]

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Papa Goose: One Year, Seven Goslings, and the Flight of My Life

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Papa Goose: One Year, Seven Goslings, and the Flight of My Life

Michael Quetting

Memoirs; Prose: non-fiction; Mathematics & Sciences; Birds (ornithology); Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

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Michael Quetting is exhausted and covered in goose shit... [more]

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Grace: Thirty Years of Fashion at Vogue

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Grace: Thirty Years of Fashion at Vogue

Grace Coddington

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Fashion & textiles: design; Memoirs; Press & journalism

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A chronicle of Grace Coddington's formative years at Vogue, now available as a jacketed paperback [more]

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Don't Let My Past Be Your Future: A Call to Arms

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Don't Let My Past Be Your Future: A Call to Arms

Harry Leslie Smith

Autobiography: historical, political & military; Memoirs; Politics & government; Socialism & left-of-centre democratic ideologies

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Don't Let My Past Be Your Future, Harry Leslie Smith's follow-up to Harry's Last Stand, is both a survival guide for today's... [more]

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Stories from a Bygone Age: A Newspaper Memoir

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Stories from a Bygone Age: A Newspaper Memoir

John Tidey

Biography; Memoirs

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It was a decade that changed journalism in Australia. Between 1966 and 1975 Melbourne's Age newspaper was transformed by an... [more]

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Blood Ties

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Blood Ties

Ben Crane

Biography; Memoirs; Wildlife: birds & birdwatching; Hunting or shooting animals & game

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An evocation of the falconer's art and a moving story of a man's discovery of how to be a father. [more]

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Lady Death: The Memoirs of Stalin's Sniper

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Lady Death: The Memoirs of Stalin's Sniper

Lyudmila Pavlichenko

Memoirs; History; European history; Second World War; Special & elite forces

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First-person account written by one World War II's top ten snipers [more]

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Junk Raft: An Ocean Voyage and a Rising Tide of Activism to Fight Plastic Pollution

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Junk Raft: An Ocean Voyage and a Rising Tide of Activism to Fight Plastic...

Marcus Eriksen

Memoirs; Mathematics & Sciences; Oceanography (seas); Conservation of the environment; Environmental science, engineering & technology; Sea life & the seashore

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An exciting account of an activist's expedition across the Pacific on a home-made junk raft [more]

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Active Labour: Memoirs of a Working-Class Doctor

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Active Labour: Memoirs of a Working-Class Doctor

Percy Rogers

Biography; Autobiography: science, technology & engineering; Memoirs

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Percy Rogers was no ordinary doctor. Raised in small Western Australian towns, at fifteen he saved enough to buy a train ticket... [more]

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A Letter from Paris: A true story of hidden art, lost romance, and family reclaimed

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A Letter from Paris: A true story of hidden art, lost romance, and family...

Louisa Deasey

Biography; Biography: literary; Memoirs; Postwar 20th century history, from c 1945 to c 2000; Travel writing

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When Louisa Deasey receives a message from a French woman called Coralie, who has found a cache of letters in an attic, written... [more]

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What Happened

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What Happened

Hillary Rodham Clinton

Autobiography: historical, political & military; Memoirs; History; Political leaders & leadership; Political campaigning & advertising

Paperback

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

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Unbreakable Threads: The true story of an Australian mother, a refugee boy and what it really means to be a family

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Unbreakable Threads: The true story of an Australian mother, a refugee boy...

Emma Adams

Biography; Memoirs; True stories of heroism, endurance & survival; Refugees & political asylum

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The remarkable true story of an Australian mother's fight to free an unaccompanied Hazara boy from detention, and include... [more]

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Danger Music: How Teaching the Cello to Children in Afghanistan Led to a Self-Discovery Almost Too Hard to Bear

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Danger Music: How Teaching the Cello to Children in Afghanistan Led to a...

Eddie Ayres

Music; Biography; Memoirs

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From the former ABC Classic FM broadcaster comes a remarkable story about the power of music and courage to be one's self.... [more]

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The People's Favourite Poems: Out and about with Kipling, Larkin and the rest

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The People's Favourite Poems: Out and about with Kipling, Larkin and the...

Gary Dexter

Memoirs; Poetry; Poetry anthologies; Literary studies: poetry & poets; Humour

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A unique and beautifully illustrated anthology of the poems that matter most to people, from Kipling's 'If-' to Hopkins' 'Pied... [more]

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The Library of Ice: Readings from a Cold Climate

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The Library of Ice: Readings from a Cold Climate

Nancy Campbell

Biography; Memoirs; True stories: discovery, historical & scientific; Regional geography; The environment

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A vivid and perceptive book combining memoir, scientific and cultural history with a bewitching account of landscape and place,... [more]

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Siri con Amor

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Siri con Amor

Judith Newman (Emmanuel College of Victoria University and University of Toronto)

Memoirs; Child care & upbringing; Popular psychology; Assertiveness, motivation & self-esteem; Languages & ESL

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Cuando Judith Newman compartio la historia sobre la forma en que Siri, el asistente personal electronico de Apple, ayudo a... [more]

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Hit Refresh: A Memoir by Microsoft's CEO

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Hit Refresh: A Memoir by Microsoft's CEO

Satya Nadella

Memoirs; Information technology industries

Paperback

Microsoft's CEO tells the inside story of the company's continuing transformation, while tracing his own journey from a childhood... [more]

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The Man Who Climbs Trees

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The Man Who Climbs Trees

James Aldred

Autobiography: general; Memoirs; Mathematics & Sciences; Trees, wildflowers & plants; Climbing & mountaineering; Travel writing

Paperback

This is the story of a professional British tree climber, cameraman and adventurer, who has made a career out of travelling... [more]

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The Choice

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The Choice

Edith Eger

Biography; Memoirs; True stories of heroism, endurance & survival; The Holocaust

Paperback

THE AWARDWINNING INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER'Little dancer', Mengele says, `dance for me''One of those rare and eternal stories... [more]

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Princess: Stepping Out Of The Shadows

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Princess: Stepping Out Of The Shadows

Jean Sasson

Biography; Biography: general; Memoirs; Human rights

Paperback

In the international bestseller, Princess: The True Story of Life Behind the Veil in Saudi Arabia, Princess Al-Sa'ud and the... [more]

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Granta 144: Generic Love Story

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Granta 144: Generic Love Story

Sigrid Rausing

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

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Published in book form four times a year, Granta is respected around the world for its mix of outstanding new fiction, poetry,... [more]

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A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to Chemo: A rather unsual memoir

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A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to Chemo: A rather unsual memoir

Ileana Von Hirsch

Biography; Memoirs; Coping with illness

Paperback

This is the very opposite of a misery memoir and is certainly safe to give to cancer patients as a cheerful present. [more]

$19.99

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