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 Biography/Memoir

Hilarious, wry, and charming, Shaun Bythell's tales of bookselling in remotest Scotland are sure to delight readers of all stripes. The funny and fascinating memoir of Shaun Bythell's experiences at the helm of The Bookshop, Scotland's largest second hand booksto... read more

The Diary of a Bookseller
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When writer and historian Peter Wells found a cache of family letters amongst his elderly mother's effects, he realised that he had the means of retracing the history of a not-untypical family swept out to New Zealand during the great nineteenth-century... read more

Dear Oliver: Uncovering a Pakeha History
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Suzanne Spaak was born into the Belgian Catholic ruling class and married into the country's leading political family. Her brother-in-law was the Foreign Minister and her husband Claude was a playwright and patr... read more

Codename Suzette: An extraordinary story of resistance and rescue in Nazi Paris
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"My life, as you will read, has taken me from one cult to another. BRAVE is the story of how I fought my way out of these cults and reclaimed my life. I want to help you do the same." -Rose McGowan A revealing memoir and empowering manifesto - A voice for generations Rose McGowan was... read more

Brave
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 Biography/Memoir

THE SEQUEL TO THE NUMBER 1 BESTSELLER WORKING CLASS BOY It's a life too big and a story too extraordinary for just one book. Jimmy Barnes has lived many lives - from Glaswegian migrant kid to iconic front man, from solo superstar to proud father of his own musical clan. ... read more

Working Class Man
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'THE POLITICAL BOOK OF THE YEAR' Sunday Times
'You will not read a more important book about America this year' Economist
'The best book about the alienation within America' Evening Standard
'The memoir gripping A... read more

Hillbilly Elegy A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis
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 Biography/Memoir

'A memoir to stand alongside classics by the likes of Jeanette Winterson and Lorna Sage ... a compelling and ultimately joyous account of self-determination' Sunday Times
Tara Westover grew up preparing for the End of Days, watching for the sun to darken, for the moon to dri... read more

Educated
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 Biography/Memoir

For over twenty years, people turned to A. A. Gill's columns every Sunday - for his fearlessness, his perception, and the laughter-and-tear-provoking one-liners - but mostly because he was the best. 'By miles the most brilliant journalist of our age', as Lynn Barber pu... read more

The Best of A.A. Gill
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The extraordinary story of an indomitable 95-year-old woman - and of the most extraordinary century in Ethiopia's history. A new Wild Swans A hundred years ago, a girl was born in the northern Ethiopian city of Gondar. Before she was ten years old, Yeteme... read more

The Wife's Tale: A Personal History
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`I believe that we are all on the addict spectrum, that the object of addiction is less important than the condition, and that in recovering as individuals, we can change the world. This book describes the way I work my programme and how it can work for... read more

Recovery: Freedom from Our Addictions
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The sudden death of John Clarke in April 2017 cut short the life of a man who was not only a great and much loved entertainer and satirist but a wonderful writer. Tinkering- The Complete Book of John Clarke represents his work from the 1970s in bo... read more

Tinkering: The Complete Book of John Clarke
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Unsettled by the stiff old rules at home, writer Colin Hogg and his faithful driver Bruce hit the high road in America on an exploration of a wild new world where cannabis is free and easy. Like going on a road trip with Bill Bryson d... read more

The High Road: A Journey to the New Frontier of Cannabis
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