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Memoirs

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Story of a Secret State: My Report to the World

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Story of a Secret State: My Report to the World

Jan Karski

Memoirs; History; European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Second World War

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Karski was a brilliant young diplomat when war broke out in 1939 with Hitler's... [more]

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Perfect Motion: How walking makes us wiser

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Perfect Motion: How walking makes us wiser

Jono Lineen

Memoirs; Popular science; Walking, hiking, trekking; Travel & holiday

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In Perfect Motion, Jono Lineen investigates that transformation, and why walking has made us more creative, helped us to... [more]

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Guinea Pig in White Wine Sauce

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Guinea Pig in White Wine Sauce

Alan Rochford

Biography; Memoirs

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Alan Rochford was living the dream when he started Stone Cottage, an idyllic French restaurant nestled in the Adelaide Hills.... [more]

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Before You Judge Me: Being David

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Before You Judge Me: Being David

David Oldfield

Biography; Memoirs

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David Ernest Oldfield is a former Australian politician who co-founded and was deputy leader of the Pauline Hanson's One Nation... [more]

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Fake: A startling true story of love in a world of liars, cheats, narcissists, fantasists and phonies

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Fake: A startling true story of love in a world of liars, cheats, narcissists,...

Stephanie Wood

Biography; Memoirs; True crime; Gender studies: men; Dating, relationships, living together & marriage

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Women the world over are brought up to hope, even expect, to find the man of their dreams and live happily ever after. When... [more]

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Something to Believe In

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Something to Believe In

Andrew Stafford

Music; Biography; Memoirs

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A memoir of music, madness and love from the author of the cult classic... [more]

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Mr Know-It-All: The Tarnished Wisdom of a Filth Elder

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Mr Know-It-All: The Tarnished Wisdom of a Filth Elder

John Waters

Individual film directors, film-makers; Biography; Memoirs

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Studded with cameos of Waters's stars, from Divine and Mink Stole to Johnny Depp, Kathleen Turner, Patricia Hearst, and Tracey... [more]

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A Honeybee Heart Has Five Openings

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A Honeybee Heart Has Five Openings

Helen Jukes

Biography; Memoirs; Apiculture (beekeeping)

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A fascinating, insightful and inspiring account of a novice beekeeper's year of keeping a colony of honeybees, which will... [more]

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One Hundred Miracles: A Memoir of Music and Survival

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One Hundred Miracles: A Memoir of Music and Survival

Zuzana Ruzickova, Wendy Holden

Music; Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Memoirs; The Holocaust

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The remarkable memoir of Zuzana Ruzickova, Holocaust survivor and world-famous... [more]

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Persian Pictures: From the Mountains to the Sea

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Persian Pictures: From the Mountains to the Sea

Gertrude Bell

Memoirs; Middle Eastern history; Travel & holiday; Classic travel writing

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When Gertrude Bell's uncle was appointed Minister in Tehran in 1891, she declared that the great ambition of her life was... [more]

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The Grass Library

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The Grass Library

David Brooks

Biography; Memoirs

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A philosophical and poetic journey recounting the author's relationship with his four sheep and other animals in his home... [more]

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The Ungrateful Refugee

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The Ungrateful Refugee

Dina Nayeri

Memoirs; Social & cultural history; Society & Social Sciences; Refugees & political asylum; Social discrimination

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A timely, provocative and agenda-setting examination of the refugee experience [more]

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Back on Track: How one man and his dogs are changing the lives of rural kids

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Back on Track: How one man and his dogs are changing the lives of rural...

Bernie Shakeshaft, James Knight

Biography; Autobiography: general; Memoirs; Homelessness; Social work

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A thought-provoking and heart-warming story of how one man (and his working dogs) is giving rural kids, on their last chance,... [more]

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If This Is A Man/The Truce: Hachette Essentials

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If This Is A Man/The Truce: Hachette Essentials

Primo Levi

Biography; Memoirs; European history; The Holocaust

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The Hachette Essential's edition of Primo Levi's classic memoir. [more]

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Me Talk Pretty One Day

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Me Talk Pretty One Day

David Sedaris

Biography; Memoirs; Literary essays

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The Hachette Essentials edition of a bestselling collection of essays by... [more]

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Vignette: Stories of Life and Wine in 100 Bottles

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Vignette: Stories of Life and Wine in 100 Bottles

Jane Lopes

Memoirs; Cookery, food & drink; Wines

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Sommelier Jane Lopes recommends wines to live with, learn from and take solace in. [more]

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Three Score Years and Twenty

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Three Score Years and Twenty

Walter C Balmford

Biography; Memoirs

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A Red Baron squadron member shot down Walter Balmford's plane over German-occupied northern France in 1917. With a bullet... [more]

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More Than Enough: Claiming Space for Who You Are (No Matter What They Say)

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More Than Enough: Claiming Space for Who You Are (No Matter What They Say)...

Elaine Welteroth

Biography; Memoirs; Political activism; Press & journalism

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In this part-manifesto, part-memoir, the revolutionary editor who infused social consciousness into the pages of Teen Vogue... [more]

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Never Enough: The neuroscience and experience of addiction

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Never Enough: The neuroscience and experience of addiction

Judith Grisel

Memoirs; Drug & substance abuse: social aspects; Psychology; Neurosciences; Coping with drug & alcohol abuse

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From a renowned behavioural neuroscientist and recovering addict, a rare, page-turning work of science that draws on personal... [more]

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The Desert and the Sea: 977 Days Captive on the Somali Pirate Coast

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The Desert and the Sea: 977 Days Captive on the Somali Pirate Coast

Michael Scott Moore

Memoirs; True stories of heroism, endurance & survival; History; Religion & politics; Human rights

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With echoes of Catch-22 and Black Hawk Down, author and former hostage Michael Scott Moore masterfully walks a fine line between... [more]

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Flight to Fame: Victory in the 1919 Great Air Race, England to Australia

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Flight to Fame: Victory in the 1919 Great Air Race, England to Australia...

Ross Smith

Autobiography: general; Memoirs; History; Geographical discovery & exploration

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This book tells the hair-raising tale of the world-first flight from England to Australia, in the words of (Sir) Ross Smith.... [more]

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Spies and Stars: MI5, Showbusiness and Me

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Spies and Stars: MI5, Showbusiness and Me

Charlotte Bingham

Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Memoirs; Espionage & secret services

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The wickedly funny sequel to the MI5 and Me, described by Tatler as 'a stone cold comic classic', following the irrepressible... [more]

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Then It Fell Apart

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Then It Fell Apart

Moby

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

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Suddenly he was hanging out with David Bowie and Lou Reed, Christina Ricci and Madonna, taking esctasy for breakfast (most... [more]

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The Way Home: Tales from a Life Without Technology

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The Way Home: Tales from a Life Without Technology

Mark Boyle

Biography; Memoirs; Self-sufficiency

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It was 11pm when I checked my email for the last time and turned off my phone for what I hoped would be forever. [more]

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Wild Horses of the Summer Sun: Iceland, Freedom and the Gift of Female Friendship

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Wild Horses of the Summer Sun: Iceland, Freedom and the Gift of Female Friendship...

Tory Bilski

Memoirs; Riding, showjumping & horsemanship; Travel & holiday

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A wondrous story of adventure and friendship. Woman in the Wilderness meets Wild. [more]

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