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The Return: Fathers, Sons and the ...
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Hisham Matar
 
WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE IN BIOGRAPHY WINNER OF THE RATHBONES FOLIO PRIZE SHORTLISTED FOR THE BAILLIE GIFFORD PRIZE FOR NON-FICTION SHORTLISTED FOR THE COSTA...
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Theft by Finding: Diaries: Volume ...
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David Sedaris
 
From bestselling author David Sedaris, the diaries that are the source of his remarkable autobiographical stories.
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The Long and Winding Road
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Alan Johnson
 
Tells, the Alan's early political skirmishes as a trades union leader, where his negotiating skills and charismatic style soon came to the notice of Tony Blair and other senior members...
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Art Sex Music
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Cosey Fanni Tutti
 
An autobiography of a musician who, as a founding member of the avant-garde group Throbbing Gristle, has consistently challenged the boundaries of music over the past four decades. It is...
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Her Again: Becoming Meryl Streep
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Michael Schulman
 
Looks at the artistic coming of age of the greatest actress of her generation, from the homecoming float at her suburban New Jersey high school to her star-making roles in...
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Elon Musk: How the Billionaire CEO of...
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Ashlee Vance
 
South African born Elon Musk is the renowned entrepreneur and innovator behind PayPal, SpaceX, Tesla, and SolarCity. Musk wants to save our planet; he wants to send citizens into space...
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The Princess Diarist
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Carrie Fisher
A thoroughly original and intimate memoir by the bestselling author of Postcards from the Edge and Wishful Drinking.
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Not That Kind of Girl: A Young Woman...
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Lena Dunham
 
For readers of Nora Ephron, Tina Fey, and David Sedaris, this hilarious, poignant, and extremely frank collection of personal essays confirms Lena Dunham - the acclaimed creator, producer, and star...
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Steve Jobs: The Exclusive Biography
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Walter Isaacson
 
An extraordinary book which gives us a unique insight into the life and thinking of the man who has single-handedly transformed the way we live today
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Alibaba: The House That Jack Ma Built
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Duncan Clark
 
Traces the founding of Alibaba, the world's second largest Internet company, by an English teacher from humble origins, drawing on interviews to explore how the company and Jack Ma have...
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Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body
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Roxane Gay
 
From the New York Times bestselling author of Bad Feminist: a searingly honest memoir of food, weight, self-image, and learning how to feed your hunger while taking care of yourself.
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Set the Boy Free
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Johnny Marr
 
Johnny Marr was born in 1960s Manchester and knew from an early age that he would be a musician. It wasn't until the eighties, when Marr and singer Steven Patrick...
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Born to Run
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Bruce Springsteen
 
A revelatory memoir by a legendary rock star, Bruce Springsteen's BORN TO RUN will be the book of 2016.
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Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls
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Elena Favilli; Francesca Cavallo
 
Vibrantly illustrated and truly inspirational, Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls tells the stories of 100 heroic women from Elizabeth I to Serena Williams What if ...
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Keeping on Keeping on
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Alan Bennett
 
'I seem to have banged on this year rather more than usual. I make no apology for that, nor am I nervous that it will it make a jot of...
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Alan Partridge: Nomad
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Alan Partridge
 
The deeply personal follow-up to Alan Partridge's deeply personal autobiography, I, PARTRIDGE, charting the highs, lows and mediums of his one-man walking tour around (certain parts of) Britain.
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