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Memoirs

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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

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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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Run for Your Life

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Run for Your Life

Bob Carr

Biography; Biography: historical, political & military; Autobiography: historical, political & military; Memoirs; Politics & government

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All author proceeds from this book are donated to help the children displaced by the Syrian civil war by funding humanitarian... [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

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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

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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

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

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Teacher: One Woman's Struggle to Keep the Heart in Teaching

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Teacher: One Woman's Struggle to Keep the Heart in Teaching

Gabbie Stroud

Biography; Memoirs; Organisation & management of education

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<strong>A powerful and moving memoir about how the current system is letting down children and parents, and also breaking... [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

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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

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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

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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]

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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

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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

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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; Biography: business & industry; Memoirs

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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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On JM Coetzee: Writers on Writers

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On JM Coetzee: Writers on Writers

Ceridwen Dovey

Memoirs; Literary studies: post-colonial literature

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'I was born in the year J.M. Coetzee published his third novel, Waiting for the Barbarians. My mother read this dark, disturbing... [more]

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Endurance: The Extraordinary True Story of My Year in Space

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Endurance: The Extraordinary True Story of My Year in Space

Scott Kelly

Memoirs; Mathematics & Sciences; Astronautics; Popular astronomy & space

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*As featured on BBC Breakfast, Radio 5Live and Steve Wright in the Afternoon on BBC Radio 2*From the Nasa astronaut who spent... [more]

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Gloucester Crescent: Me, My Dad and Other Grown-Ups

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Gloucester Crescent: Me, My Dad and Other Grown-Ups

William Miller

Biography; Memoirs

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Gloucester Crescent is a curving, leafy street hidden between Camden Town and Primrose Hill, unremarkable in many ways, unless... [more]

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In My Mind's Eye: A Thought Diary

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In My Mind's Eye: A Thought Diary

Jan Morris

Biography; Diaries, letters & journals; Memoirs; Travel writing

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Riffing on cats and Brexit, the Royals and the annoyances of aging, the nonagenarian Jan Morris delights with her wickedly... [more]

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Where Shall We Run To?: A Memoir

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Where Shall We Run To?: A Memoir

Alan Garner

Biography; Autobiography: literary; Memoirs

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From one of our greatest living writers, comes a remarkable memoir of a forgotten England. [more]

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Riot Days

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Riot Days

Maria Alyokhina

Punk, New Wave & Indie; Biography; Autobiography: historical, political & military; Memoirs; Feminism & feminist theory; Demonstrations & protest movements

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On 21st February 2012 Maria Alyokhina and the group Pussy Riot performed a protest song in Moscow Cathedral. It only lasted... [more]

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Amateur: A Reckoning With Gender, Identity and Masculinity

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Amateur: A Reckoning With Gender, Identity and Masculinity

Thomas Page McBee

Memoirs; Gender studies: men; Psychology; Boxing

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An exploration of modern masculinity by the first transgender man to box at Madison Square Garden [more]

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Bella Figura: How to Live, Love and Eat the Italian Way

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Bella Figura: How to Live, Love and Eat the Italian Way

Kamin Mohammadi

Memoirs; Diets & dieting; Cookery, food & drink; Humour; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

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In 2008, Kamin Mohammadi found herself worn down - by the increasingly unrealistic expectations of her high-flying job in... [more]

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Hard Cuddles

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Hard Cuddles

James 'The Hammer' Harding

Biography; Memoirs

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'The Hammer' was capable of inflicting indescribable pain on anyone that stood in has way. Violence and a manipulative calculating... [more]

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