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The most popular Autobiography: general books currently available. Updated weekly.
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Elephant in My Kitchen: What the herd taught me about love, courage and survival
A powerful, moving sequel to the bestselling The Elephant Whisperer that tells the story of one woman's fight to protect a herd of elephants.
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Fear Bubble: Harness Fear and Live without Limits
The brilliant, inspirational next book by the author of the incredible No. 1 bestseller FIRST MAN IN.
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Headlines and Hedgerows: A Memoir
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Claxton Diary: Further Field Notes from a Small Planet
Here are unwedded queen ants pouring out of the pavement cracks for their nuptial flights, or a garden cross spider spraying a bumblebee with jets of silk that are, gram for gram, stronger than tensile steel.
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Breed Apart: My Adventures with Britain's Rare Breeds
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Mad, Bad and Dangerous to Know: Updated and revised to celebrate the author's 75th year
Sir Ranulph Fiennes looks back on a life lived at the very limits of human endeavour. An updated and revised edition of Mad, Bad & Dangerous to Know, published to celebrate the author's 75th year.
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Hinch Yourself Happy: All The Best Cleaning Tips To Shine Your Sink And Soothe Your Soul
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Book of Dreams - The Book That Inspired Kate Bush's Hit Song 'Cloudbusting'
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Girl in the Dark: The True Story of Runaway Child with a Secret. A Devastating Discovery that Changes Everything.
A dark secret. A troubled little girl. And the support she needs to turn her life around. A moving true story from foster carer and Sunday Times bestseller Angela Hart.
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Red Notice: A True Story of Corruption, Murder and One Man's Fight for Justice
I have to assume that there is a very real chance that Putin or members of his regime will have me killed some day. This is his explosive journey from the heady world of finance in New York and London in the 1990s, through battles with ruthless oligarchs in turbulent post-Soviet Union Moscow, to the shadowy heart of the Kremlin.
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Clouds Were Sheep: A Tale of Sheep Farming in the Cotswolds
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Critical: Science and stories from the brink of human life
A moving medical memoir written by intensive care doctor Dr. Matt Morgan.
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My Family and Other Animals
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Diary of a Bookseller
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Restoration Heart: A Memoir
Restoration Heart is William Cash's 'restore-a-wreck' memoir of house and heart.
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Things We Didn't Talk About When I Was a Girl
Fifteen years ago, Jeannie's relationship with a close friend ended in rape. With the rise of the #MeToo movement, recurring nightmares have returned and to process her conflicted feelings of betrayal she resolves to face her trauma head-on.
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Defying Limits: Lessons from the Edge of the Universe
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Lawless: A lawyer's unrelenting fight for justice in a war zone
Both an extraordinary woman's story and a nonfiction legal thriller with profoundly deep insight into the real Afghanistan.
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Cider With Rosie
Cider with Rosie is a wonderfully vivid memoir of childhood in a remote Cotswold village, a village before electricity or cars, a timeless place on the verge of change. Growing up amongst the fields and woods and characters of the place, Laurie Lee depicts a world that is both immediate and real and belongs to a now-distant past.
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Why I Am so Clever
Gives readers a taste of the Classics' huge range and diversity, with works from around the world and across the centuries - including fables, decadence, heartbreak, tall tales, satire, ghosts, battles and elephants.
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On Sheep: Diary of a Swedish Shepherd
Norwegian Wood meets The Tao of Pooh meets a flock of Swedish sheep in this playful, profound and philosophical diary written by a literary academic turned novice shepherd.
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That Good Night: Life and Medicine in the Eleventh Hour
The beautifully written, evocative memoir of a palliative care doctor.
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Man He Used To Be: Dementia and My Mad Dad
The Man He Used to Be is a moving, darkly comic and ultimately uplifting diary of a daughter caring for her father, while trying to not lose herself.
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Sheep Stell: Memoirs of a Shepherd
The Sheep Stell is Janet White's beautiful and evocative memoir about her life as a shepherd: a lost classic.
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Surely You're Joking Mr Feynman: Adventures of a Curious Character as Told to Ralph Leighton
Winner of the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1965, Richard Feynman was one of the world's greatest theoretical physicists, but he was also a man who fell, often jumped, into adventure.
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My Name Is Why
THE NUMBER ONE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER. A memoir with a message - about growing up in care and finding hope, determination and creativity - from British poet and national treasure Lemn Sissay
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Kitchen Confidential: Insider's Edition
After twenty-five years of 'sex, drugs, bad behaviour and haute cuisine', chef and novelist Anthony Bourdain has decided to tell all. From his first oyster in the Gironde to his lowly position as a dishwasher in a honky-tonk fish restaurant in Provincetown; from the kitchen of the Rainbow Room atop the Rockefeller Center to drug dealers in the East Village, from Tokyo to Paris and back to New York again, Bourdain's tales of the kitchen are as passionate as they are unpredictable, as shocking as they are funny.
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Afternoons with the Blinds Drawn
The essential second volume of memoirs by Brett Anderson, which reveals the key years of the Suede story
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Travelling Vet: From pets to pandas, my life in animals
Charming tales from the life of a young vet, whose clients range from guinea pigs to giraffes.
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Airhead: The Imperfect Art of Making News
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Mud, Sweat and Tears
Bear Grylls is a man who has always sought the ultimate in adventure. However, only eighteen months later Bear became one of the youngest ever climbers to scale Everest, aged only twenty-three. Now, for the first time, Bear tells the story of his action-packed life.
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Rather His Own Man: In Court with Tyrants, Tarts and Troublemakers
Compelling memoir of the UK's leading human rights lawyer. Both funny and personal, it follows on from his best selling memoir The Justice Game, bringing Robertson's fascinating and colourful career up to date.
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Letters of Vincent Van Gogh
A selection of Vincent Van Gough's letters, based on an entirely fresh translation, revealing his religious struggles, his fascination with the French Revolution, his search for love and his involvement in humanitarian causes.
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The Hezbollah Hiking Club: A short walk across the Lebanon
The Hezbollah Hiking Club is a comedic travelogue in which Dom Joly and his two best friends hike across Lebanon. It's three men on a camel . . . without the camel.
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North Korea Journal
THE BOOK BEHIND THE HIT CHANNEL 5 DOCUMENTARYA glimpse of life inside the world's most secretive country, as told by Britain's best-loved travel writer.
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Just Kids illustrated
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Greetings from Bury Park: Inspiration for the film 'Blinded by the Light'
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Mad Frank's Diary: The Confessions of Britain's Most Notorious Villain
`They say I've killed 40 people and who am I to disagree? I've always liked even numbers.'Branded the dentist for using pliers to extract the teeth of those who owed money to his boss Charlie Richardson, Frankie Fraser was labelled the most dangerous man in Britain by two Home Secretaries.
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Outermost House: A Year of Life on the Great Beach of Cape Cod
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Life in the Garden
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Really Good Day: How Microdosing Made a Mega Difference in My Mood, My Marriage and My Life
A revealing, courageous, fascinating, and funny account of the author's experiment with microdoses of LSD in an effort to treat a debilitating mood disorder, of her quest to understand a misunderstood drug, and of her search for a really good day.
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Trans Like Me: A Journey for All of Us
An agenda-setting, emotionally engaging book on transgender identity.
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Enemy Coast Ahead: The Illustrated Memoir of Dambuster Guy Gibson
Prior to World War Two, Wing Commander Guy Gibson joined the Royal Air Force. In 1944, he wrote down his experience of serving in the RAF.
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Winning Against the Odds: My Life in Gambling and Politics
Winning Against the Odds reveals the the fascinating,untold story of Stuart Wheeler, maverick businessman, devoted gambler and political influencer extraordinaire.
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Travelling Vet: From pets to pandas, my life in animals
Charming tales from the life of a young vet, whose clients range from guinea pigs to giraffes.
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Corfu Trilogy
Suitable for adults and children alike, this title includes three classic tales of childhood on an island paradise - "My Family and Other Animals", "Birds, Beasts and Relatives" and "The Garden of the Gods".
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My Family and Other Animals
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From Mother to Daughter: The Things I'd Tell My Child
An inspiring and empowering book on raising a daughter in the modern world
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You Do You: (A No-F**ks-Given Guide) how to be who you are and use what you've got to get what you want
Hilarious and empowering advice, tips and life-changing wisdom on being yourself and doing your thing - from our favourite 'anti-guru' and bestselling sensation Sarah Knight
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Make Trouble: Stand Up, Speak Out, and Find the Courage to Lead
"From the president of Planned Parenthood Federation of America, a memoir about learning to lead and make change, based on a lifetime of fighting for women's rights and social justice"--