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 Biography & Memoir

50 years ago, Sir Richard Branson started his first business. In his new autobiography, Virginity Lost, the Virgin Founder shares his personal, intimate thoughts on five decades as the world's ultimate entrepreneur. In Virginity Lost, Sir Richard Branson shares the sec... read more

Finding My Virginity
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In 1954, a young television presenter was offered the opportunity of a lifetime - to travel the world finding rare and elusive animals for London Zoo's collection, and to film the expeditions for the BBC. His name was David Attenbo... read more

Adventures of a Young Naturalist: The Zoo Quest Expeditions
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A fresh, spirited and engaging biography of a fascinating and influential woman who was absolutely instrumental in shaping modern Australia - but whose influence and importance has largely been forgotten. Caroline Chisholm was a take-no-prisoners gam... read more

Caroline Chisholm: An Irresistible Force
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 Biography & Memoir

Awards:Shortlisted for Waterstones Book of the Year 2016.

THE NEW YORK TIMES NUMBER ONE BESTSELLER. THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER. "Finishing this book and then forgetting about it is simply not an option...Unmissable". (New York Times). At the age of thirty-six, on the verge of completing a decade's training as a neurosurg... read more

When Breath Becomes Air
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From the award-winning, best-selling writer: a deeply moving tale of a father and son's transformative journey in reading-and relivin -Homer's epic masterpiece. "My favourite classicist once again combines meticulous literary investigation with warm an... read more

An Odyssey: A Father, A Son and an Epic
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 Biography & Memoir

When Adam Gopnik and his soon-to-be-wife, Martha, left the comforts of home in Montreal for New York, the city then, much like today, was a pilgrimage site for the young, the arty, and the ambitious. But it was also becoming a city of greed, where both life's consola... read more

At the Stranger's Gate
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The wartime letters and diaries of Pompey Elliott, Australia's most famous fighting general, are exceptionally forthright. They are also remarkably illuminating about his volatile emotions. Pompey not only wrote frankly about what happened to him and ... read more

Pompey Elliott at War: In His Own Words
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In 1996, Pauline Hanson gave a speech that changed Australia. Attacking Asian and Indigenous people and foreign aid, Hanson unleashed a Pandora's box of violence and division on the progressive country Prime Minister Keating had... read more

Please Explain: The Rise, Fall and Rise Again of Pauline Hanson
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Uncovering their remarkable and moving stories, Mark Mazower recounts the sacrifices and silences that marked a generation and their descendants. It was a family which fate drove into the siege of Stalingrad, the Vilna ghetto, occup... read more

What You Did Not Tell: A Russian Past and the Journey Home
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 Biography & Memoir

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The Commando
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 Biography & Memoir

Before she was a trauma cleaner, Sandra Pankhurst was many things- husband and father, drag queen, gender reassignment patient, sex worker, small businesswoman, trophy wifea But as a little boy, raised in violence and excluded from the family home, she just wanted to bel... read more

The Trauma Cleaner
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 Biography & Memoir

In this funny, poignant and unflinchingly honest memoir, one of the world's best-loved storytellers explains how he evolved from a conservative son of the Old South into a gay rights pioneer whose novels inspired millions to claim their own lives. It is a journey th... read more

Logical Family: A Memoir
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