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The most popular Diaries, letters & journals books currently available. Updated weekly.
Last Stop Auschwitz: My story of survival from within the camp
Written in History: Letters that Changed the World
A collection of the greatest letters in history, charting world-shaping events and revealing the unique personalities of some of history's most famous figures
Twas The Nightshift Before Christmas: Festive hospital diaries from the author of million-copy hit This is Going to Hurt
From the multi-award-winning and million-copy bestselling author of This is Going to Hurt comes Twas The Nightshift Before Christmas, a brand new gift book that alternates between the hilarious and the heartbreaking, in a love letter to all those who spend their festive season on the front line.
Confessions of a Bookseller: THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER
Dodo Pad Original Desk Diary 2020 - Week to View Calendar Year Diary: A Family Diary-Doodle-Memo-Message-Engagement-Organiser-Calendar-Book with room for up to 5 people's appointments/activities
Dramatic Exchanges: Letters of the National Theatre
Diary of a Lone Twin: A Memoir
A poignant and powerful memoir of one man's life after the death of his identical twin and a rare glimpse into the unique relationship that twins share.
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Everything I Know About Love
Boy Who Followed His Father into Auschwitz: The Number One Sunday Times Bestseller
Letters of Sylvia Plath Volume I: 1940-1956
Alongside a selection of photographs and Plath's own line-drawings, the editors masterfully contextualise what the pages disclose. This selection of early correspondence marks the key moments of Plath's adolescence, including childhood hobbies and high school boyfriends;
Diary of a Bookseller
Claxton Diary: Further Field Notes from a Small Planet
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Bump to Birthday, Pregnancy & First Year Journal
Bump to Birthday - a beautifully designed, colour illustrated, combined pregnancy and first year baby journal - will inspire any parent-to-be to capture the unique story of the journey of pregnancy and baby's precious first year.
The Slow Downfall of Margaret Thatcher: The Diaries of Bernard Ingham
The ultimate insider, Bernard Ingham was Margaret Thatcher's press secretary during her tenure at No. 10. These diaries will come to be viewed as arguably amongst the most important primary source material about her unexpected fall from power.
Hummingbird Midi day-at-a-time 2020 Diary
Secret Diaries Of Miss Anne Lister: Vol. 1: I Know My Own Heart: The Inspiration for Gentleman Jack
The diary of a remarkable woman who lived life on her terms in Regency Yorkshire. Anne Lister was a wealthy landowner, industrialist - and lesbian. The new 8-part BBC/ HBO series, Gentleman Jack, is based on Lister's life.
Boy Who Followed His Father into Auschwitz: The Sunday Times Bestseller
Dear Mr Murray: Letters to a Gentleman Publisher
So That Went Well...: Unpublished Letters to the Daily Telegraph
New volume of the best-selling review of the year made up of the wry and astute observations of the unpublished Telegraph letter writers.
Letters to a Young Poet
'What matters is to live everything. Live the questions for now.' This title features profound and lyrical letters the author wrote to a young friend with advise on writing, love, sex, suffering and the nature of advice itself.
Letters of Sylvia Plath Volume II: 1956 - 1963
Sylvia Plath (1932-1963) was one of the writers that defined the course of twentieth-century poetry. Alongside a selection of photographs and Plath's own drawings, they masterfully contextualise what the pages disclose. This later correspondence witnesses Plath and Hughes becoming major, influential contemporary writers, as it happened.
Heart: A History: Shortlisted for the Wellcome Book Prize 2019
A doctor's inspiring obsession with the heart, combining history, gripping scenes from the operating theatre and a moving personal story
Hummingbird Mini Horizontal 2020 Diary
A to Z of Skateboarding
Tony Hawks, the Sunday Times bestselling author and comedian, offers downright silly advice to American skateboarders who have mistaken him for their hero, Tony Hawk
Mad Frank's Diary: The Confessions of Britain's Most Notorious Villain
And by contrast, he also opens up with personal memories of growing up in poverty, in London's East End, and the reality of having to steal food to feed the family.Frankie Frasier died in 2014, and this rare True Crime classic is first-hand history at its most compelling.
Sleeping Letters
In a unique and remarkable mix of prose and poetry, and written partly as a series of unsent letters to both her mother and father, Sleeping Letters is a way of connecting to past family, an attempt to reconcile with loss, as well as a radical exploration of Marie-Elsa's own faith.
Dolphin Letters, 1970-1979: Elizabeth Hardwick, Robert Lowell and Their Circle
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Letters from an Astrophysicist
INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER!Join the galactic conversation on the biggest issues in the universe, from the 'most popular scientist in the world''Don't fear change.
Kilvert's Diary
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Monet Bridge Lettertomorisot Mini Horizontal 2020 Diary
Postcards to Europe: The unique must-have collection
Dodo Acad-Pad A5 Diary 2019-2020 - Mid Year / Academic Year Week to View Diary (Special Purchase): A combined doodle-memo-message-engagement-calendar-organiser-planner for students and teachers
Incidental Inventions
Gift from the Sea
Glorious' Emma Thompson 'Women need solitude in order to find again the true essence of themselves.' Holidaying by the sea, and taking inspiration from the shells she finds on the seashore, Anne Morrow Lindbergh meditates on youth and age, love and marriage, peace, solitude and contentment.
Illustrated Letters of Jane Austen: Selected and Introduced by Penelope Hughes-Hallett
An account of Jane Austen's journey into 'the true art of letter writing'. Penelope Hughes-Hallett celebrates a selection of Austen's correspondences that show her talent for expressing exactly what she perceived. Back in hardback for 2019.
Notes from a Public Typewriter
Recovery Letters: Addressed to People Experiencing Depression
An anthology of inspirational, heartfelt letters written by people who have recovered or are recovering from depression and addressed to those who are currently affected by it with additional resources for recovery.
Diary of a Young Girl: The Definitive Edition
Aged thirteen when Anne Frank went into the secret annexe, Anne kept a diary in which she confided her innermost thoughts and feelings, movingly revealing how the eight people living under these extraordinary conditions coped with the daily threat of discovery and death, petty misunderstandings and the unbearable strain of living like prisoners.
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Renia's Diary: A Young Girl's Life in the Shadow of the Holocaust
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When I Had a Little Sister: The Story of a Farming Family Who Never Spoke
When I had a Little Sister by Catherine Simpson is a searingly honest and heartbreaking account of growing up in a farming family, and of Catherine's search for understanding into what led her younger sister to kill herself at 46. It's a story of sisters and sacrifice, grief and reclamation, and of the need to speak the unspeakable.
Fantastically Great Women A Big Ideas Notebook
More Dashing: Further Letters of Patrick Leigh Fermor
Kremlin Letters: Stalin's Wartime Correspondence with Churchill and Roosevelt