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Memoirs

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Mortality

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Mortality

Christopher Hitchens

Biography; Memoirs; Coping with illness

Paperback

The world's greatest contrarian confronts his own death in this brave and unforgettable book. [more]

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Darcey Bussell: Evolved

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Darcey Bussell: Evolved

Darcey Bussell

Photographs: portraits; Theatre Studies; Ballet; Memoirs

Hardback

The first book from Darcey Bussell in over six years, retired darling of the British Ballet and beloved judge of Strictly... [more]

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A Fortunate Life: Fremantle Press Treasures Edition

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A Fortunate Life: Fremantle Press Treasures Edition

A. B. Facey

Biography; Autobiography: general; Memoirs; True stories: discovery, historical & scientific; Historical fiction

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First sent to work at the age of eight, Facey lived the rough frontier life of a labourer, farmer and jackaroo, becoming lost... [more]

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Finding My Virginity: The New Autobiography

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Finding My Virginity: The New Autobiography

Richard Branson

Autobiography: business & industry; Memoirs; Business & Economics; Business innovation; Entrepreneurship

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PAPERBACK EDITION FULLY UPDATED WITH TWO NEW CHAPTERSAfter creating 12 different billion-dollar businesses and breaking dozens... [more]

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My Life, Our Times

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My Life, Our Times

Gordon Brown

Biography; Autobiography: historical, political & military; Memoirs; British & Irish history; Political structures: democracy; Economic history

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Reflecting on the personal and ideological tensions within Labour and its successes and failures in power, he describes how... [more]

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What You Did Not Tell: A Russian Past and the Journey Home

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What You Did Not Tell: A Russian Past and the Journey Home

Mark Mazower

Biography; Memoirs; European history; Social & cultural history; Jewish studies

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A family memoir, encompassing some of the most fascinating aspects of twentieth century European history, from the acclaimed... [more]

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Unfettered and Alive: A memoir

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Unfettered and Alive: A memoir

Anne Summers

Biography; Memoirs

Hardback

The inspiring autobiography of one of Australia's most influential women, from journalist to policy maker to change agent... [more]

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The Mamba Mentality: How I Play

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The Mamba Mentality: How I Play

Kobe Bryant

Autobiography: sport; Memoirs; Sports & outdoor recreation; Basketball

Hardback

In the wake of his retirement from professional basketball, Kobe The Black Mamba Bryant has decided to share his vast knowledge... [more]

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A Mind Unraveled: A Memoir

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A Mind Unraveled: A Memoir

Kurt Eichenwald

Biography; Autobiography: science, technology & engineering; Memoirs; Medical profession; Neurology & clinical neurophysiology

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The compelling story of an acclaimed journalist and New York Times bestselling author's ongoing struggle with epilepsy--his... [more]

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Inadvertent

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Inadvertent

Karl Ove Knausgaard

Biography; Autobiography: literary; Memoirs; Literary studies: general

Hardback

The second book in the Why I Write series provides generous insight into the creative process of the award-winning Norwegian... [more]

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Memoir of an Accidental Ethicist

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Memoir of an Accidental Ethicist

Kerry J Breen

Memoirs; Medicine; Medical ethics & professional conduct

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This is an insider's account of the regulation of the medical profession in Australia and key issues in medical ethics and... [more]

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Mayhem: A Memoir

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Mayhem: A Memoir

Sigrid Rausing

Biography; Memoirs; Illness & addiction: social aspects; Coping with drug & alcohol abuse; Coping with death & bereavement

Paperback

A searing memoir about the impact of addiction on a family.<br /><br />For... [more]

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Going to the Mountain: Life Lessons from my Grandfather, Nelson Mandela

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Going to the Mountain: Life Lessons from my Grandfather, Nelson Mandela...

Ndaba Mandela

Biography; Memoirs; Self-help & personal development

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And as Mandela grew older, Ndaba had the chance to repay his grandfather's love and support by demonstrating the ways in which... [more]

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Her Mother's Daughter: A Memoir

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Her Mother's Daughter: A Memoir

Nadia Wheatley

Biography; Memoirs

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Born in Australia in 1949, author Nadia Wheatley grew up with a sense of the mystery of her parents' marriage. Caught in the... [more]

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Vacationland: True Stories from Painful Beaches

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Vacationland: True Stories from Painful Beaches

John Hodgman

Individual actors & performers; Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Memoirs; Humour; Travel & holiday guides

Paperback

Presents a memoir of the author's cursed travels through the woods of Massachusetts and coastal Maine, describing his midlife... [more]

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Flesh and Blood: A History of My Family in Seven Sicknesses

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Flesh and Blood: A History of My Family in Seven Sicknesses

Stephen McGann

Biography; Memoirs; History of medicine; Popular medicine & health

Paperback

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

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Ascent

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Ascent

Chris Bonington

Memoirs; Climbing & mountaineering; Travel & holiday

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

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Strength in Battle: The Memoirs of Joseph Anderson Panton Goldfields' Commissioner and Magistrate

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Strength in Battle: The Memoirs of Joseph Anderson Panton Goldfields' Commissioner...

Hugh Anderson

Biography; Memoirs

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The Victorian gold rushes attracted punctilious worthies and sharp operators, but rarely were these characters fused as in... [more]

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The Power Of Hope

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The Power Of Hope

Kon Karapanagiotidis

Memoirs; History

Paperback

A powerful, inspiring memoir from Kon Karapanagiotidis, founder of the Asylum Seeker Resource Centre, which argues that by... [more]

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Ah Well, Nobody's Perfect: The Untold Stories

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Ah Well, Nobody's Perfect: The Untold Stories

Molly Meldrum

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

Paperback

These things happen to Molly: magic coincidences, fateful happenings' - Daryl Somers There was once a boy from Quambatook... [more]

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Minefields: A Life in the News Game

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Minefields: A Life in the News Game

Hugh Riminton

Biography; Memoirs

Paperback

Over nearly 40 years as a journalist and foreign correspondent, Hugh Riminton has been shot at, blown up, threatened with... [more]

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There Will Be No Miracles Here: A Memoir

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There Will Be No Miracles Here: A Memoir

Casey Gerald

Biography; Memoirs; Social discrimination; Ethnic studies; Black & Asian studies

Hardback

NAMED A BEST BOOK OF 2018 BY NPR AND THE NEW YORK TIMES A PBS NEWSHOUR-NEW YORK TIMES BOOK CLUB PICK Somehow Casey Gerald... [more]

$48.95

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True Indie: Life and Death in Filmmaking

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True Indie: Life and Death in Filmmaking

Don Coscarelli

Film, TV & Radio; Film theory & criticism; Individual film directors, film-makers; Film & movie: styles & genres; Film movie production: technical skills; Memoirs

Hardback

From Don Coscarelli, the celebrated filmmaker behind many cherished cult classics comes a memoir that's both revealing autobiography... [more]

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Modestly

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Modestly

Dina Torkia

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Memoirs; Islamic studies; Fashion & style guides; Cosmetics, hair & beauty

Hardback

I defy any woman to flick through Modestly, through Dina's musings on bullying, eating disorders, maternity wear, contouring... [more]

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On Air

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On Air

Mike Carlton

Biography; Memoirs

Hardback

Mike Carlton was born to controversy. His father Jimmy, a renowned Olympic athlete and later a Catholic priest, married his... [more]

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