Biographies & Memoirs

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Killa
Condition: New
£8.99   £3.99

Kilbane's autobiography is a proper life story of a stalwart of the beautiful game.


The Nursery
Szilvia Molnar
Condition: Used, Very Good
£14.99   £6.25

Is motherhood supposed to feel like this?


Churchill's Britain: From the Antrim Coast to the Isle of Wight
Peter Clark
Condition: New
£12.99   £6.99

The first complete account of all places relevant to Churchill's life which provide fascinating and fresh insights into this extraordinary man.


Escape from Evil
Cathy Wilson
Condition: New
£6.99   £3.75

The compelling true story of a woman who survived marriage to one of our most notorious serial killers.


Queen Elizabeth II
Rod Green, Welbeck Publishing Group
Condition: New
£7.99   £3.99

This is the story not only of the head of a dynasty, but also a history of our times.


Call The Midwife: A True Story Of The East End In The 1950s
Jennifer Worth
Condition: New
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A fascinating slice of social history - Jennifer Worth's tales of being a midwife in 1950s London, now a major BBC TV series.


The Boy in the Book
Nathan Penlington
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As a boy, Nathan Penlington had loved 'Choose Your Own Adventures', the bestselling phenomenon of the 1980s which thrust the reader into the role of main character and compelled them to make decisions and direct the flow of the story.


Listening to the Animals: Becoming The Supervet: The perfect gift for animal lovers
Professor Noel Fitzpatrick
Condition: New
£8.99   £3.99

A powerful, heartwarming and inspiring memoir from the UK's most famous and beloved vet, Dr Noel Fitzpatrick - star of the Channel 4 series The Supervet.


Talking with Serial Killers: Dead Men Talking: Death Row's worst killers - in their own words
Christopher Berry-Dee
Condition: New
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Leading crime expert Christopher Berry-Dee gained the trust of some of the most infamous convicted killers, having corresponded with them and even entered their prison lairs to discuss their horrific crimes in detail. In this book, he presents six unforgettable prisoners and allows them to tell their ...


The Confidence Men: How Two Prisoners of War Engineered the Most Remarkable Escape in History
Margalit Fox
Condition: New
£9.99   £4.99

The astonishing true story of two First World War prisoners who pulled off one of the most ingenious escapes of all time.


Our Days Are Like Full Years: A Memoir with Letters from Louis Kahn
Harriet Pattison
Condition: New
£25.00   £7.99

An intimate glimpse into the professional and romantic relationship between Harriet Pattison and the renowned architect Louis Kahn On a winter day in 1953, a mysterious man in a sheepskin coat stood out to Harriet Pattison, then a theater student at Yale. She would later learn he was the architect Louis ...


Woody Guthrie: An Intimate Life
Gustavus Stadler
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Dismantles the Woody Guthrie we have been taught--the rough-and-ready rambling' man--to reveal an artist who discovered how intimacy is crucial for political struggle
Woody Guthrie is often mythologized as the classic American "rambling' man," a real-life Steinbeckian folk hero who fought for working-class ...


Black Teacher: 'An unsung heroine of Black British Literature' (Bernardine Evaristo)
Beryl Gilroy
Condition: New
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The rediscovered classic: an unforgettable memoir by a trailblazing black woman in post-war London, introduced by Bernardine Evaristo ('I dare anyone to read it and not come away shocked, moved and entertained')Benjamin Zephaniah: 'A must-read.


Burning Boy: The Life and Work of Stephen Crane
Paul Auster
Condition: New
£14.99   £5.99

TIMES BOOK PRIZE FOR BIOGRAPHY **'Exhilarating.' Joyce Carol Oates, Times Literary Supplement Books of the Year'Sharp-eyed and revealing.' The New Yorker'Brilliant .


The Red Earl: The Extraordinary Life of the 16th Earl of Huntingdon
Lady Selina Hastings
Condition: Used, Very Good
£18.99   £3.45

In The Red Earl Selina Hastings tells the extraordinary story of her father, Jack Hastings, 16th Earl of Huntingdon. In 1925, Hastings infuriated his ultra-conservative parents by turning his back on centuries of tradition to make a scandalous run-away marriage. With his beautiful Italian wife he then ...


Enid: The Scandalous High-society Life of the Formidable 'Lady Killmore'
Robert Wainwright
Condition: New
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The astonishingly rich life story of eccentric socialite Enid Lindeman.


Beyond Possible: '14 Peaks: Nothing is Impossible' Now On Netflix
Nimsdai Purja
Condition: New
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My account of life in the death zone, and how my time in the Gurkhas and Special Boat Service prepared me for a record-breaking conquest of all 14 of the world's 8,000m peaks in under 7 months.


Nellie: The Life and Loves of a Diva
Robert Wainwright
Condition: New
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The tumultuous life of internationally renowned opera singer, and one of the first global celebrities, Dame Nellie Melba.


When Marilyn Met the Queen: Marilyn Monroe's Life in England
Michelle Morgan
Condition: New
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In July 1956, Marilyn Monroe arrived in London, on honeymoon with her husband Arthur Miller, to make The Prince and the Showgirl with Laurence Olivier. It was meant to be a happy time, but it didn't turn out that way.


Part-Time Working Mummy: A Patchwork Life
Rachaele Hambleton
Condition: New
£8.99   £3.99

Blogging star Part-Time Working Mummy reveals her life in all its brilliantly chaotic glory - the screw-ups, surprises and downright hilarious moments in a mad patchwork family.

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