Great Adaptations

Refined by:

  • Biography & True Stories

Showing 1-10 of 37 titles

1 Girl, Interrupted (Paperback)

by Susanna Kaysen

Format: Paperback 192 pages
Published: 17/02/2000

10+ in stock

Usually despatched within 24 hours

Now a major film starring Winona Ryder, Whoopi Goldberg and Vanessa Redgrave A clear-sighted and unflinching memoir of an eighteen-year-old girl... Read more

Great Adaptations

RRP £8.99

£6.29

You save: £2.70


2 The Wolf of Wall Street (Paperback)

by Jordan Belfort

Format: Paperback 528 pages
Published: 19/12/2013

10+ in stock

Usually despatched within 24 hours

Great Adaptations

RRP £7.99

£5.99

You save: £2.00


3 A Million Little Pieces (Paperback)

by James Frey

Format: Paperback 528 pages
Published: 10/05/2004

10+ in stock

Usually despatched within 24 hours

An intense, instantly engaging, hard-hitting, yet beautifully written memoir of a life beyond the brink that touches every nerve. Read more

Great Adaptations

RRP £9.99

£6.29

You save: £3.70


4 Tuesdays with Morrie: An Old Man, a Young Man and Life's Greatest Lesson (Paperback)

by Mitch Albom

Format: Paperback 224 pages
Published: 24/07/2003

5+ in stock

Usually despatched within 24 hours

Mitch Albom rediscovered his college professor and mentor, Morrie Schwartz, in the last months of the older man's life. Knowing he was dying,... Read more

Great Adaptations

RRP £8.99

£5.99

You save: £3.00


5 Persepolis I and II (Paperback)

by Marjane Satrapi

Format: Paperback 352 pages
Published: 06/03/2008

10+ in stock

Usually despatched within 24 hours

Tells the story of Marjane Satrapi's life in Tehran from the ages of six to fourteen, years that saw the overthrow of the Shah's regime, the... Read more

Great Adaptations

RRP £8.99

£6.79

You save: £2.20


6 The Electric Kool-aid Acid Test (Paperback)

by Tom Wolfe

Format: Paperback 368 pages
Published: 17/02/1989

5+ in stock

Usually despatched within 24 hours

Great Adaptations

RRP £8.99

£6.79

You save: £2.20


7 12 Years a Slave: A True Story of Betrayal, Kidnap and Slavery (Paperback)

by Solomon Northup

Format: Paperback 199 pages
Published: 13/09/2013

5+ in stock

Usually despatched within 24 hours

Twelve Years a Slave, soon to be a huge new Hollywood film, is the harrowing true story of Solomon Northup who was kidnapped and sold into slavery,... Read more

Great Adaptations

RRP £8.99

£6.99

You save: £2.00


8 Eat, Pray, Love: One Woman's Search for Everything (Paperback)

by Elizabeth Gilbert

Format: Paperback 384 pages
Published: 05/03/2007

10+ in stock

Usually despatched within 24 hours

Elizabeth Gilbert is in her thirties, she has a husband, a house, and they're trying for a baby - she doesn't want any of it. A bitter... Read more

Great Adaptations

RRP £8.99

£5.99

You save: £3.00


9 The Invisible Woman: The Story of Nelly Ternan and Charles Dickens (Paperback)

by Claire Tomalin

Format: Paperback 352 pages
Published: 21/06/2012

Not in stock

Usually despatched in 3-5 days

Suitable for lovers of Charles Dickens, and for readers of biography everywhere, this title tells the story of the life of Nelly Ternan and Charles... Read more

Great Adaptations

RRP £9.99

£7.49

You save: £2.50


10 Philomena: The True Story of a Mother and the Son She Had to Give Away (Paperback)

by Martin Sixsmith

Format: Paperback 356 pages
Published: 10/10/2013

10+ in stock

Usually despatched within 24 hours

Philomena is now a major film starring Judi Dench and Steve Coogan, directed by Stephen Frears Read more

Great Adaptations

RRP £7.99

£5.99

You save: £2.00