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1 Ammonites and Leaping Fish: A Life in Time (Paperback)

by Penelope Lively

Format: Paperback 240 pages
Published: 07/08/2014

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Features meditations on what it is like to be old as well as on how memory shapes us. Read more

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2 Good Morning, Mr Mandela (Hardback)

by Zelda la Grange

Format: Hardback 400 pages
Published: 19/06/2014

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Zelda la Grange grew up in South Africa as a white Afrikaner who supported the rules of segregation. Yet just a few years after the end of Apartheid... Read more

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3 The Birth of Korean Cool: How One Nation is Conquering the World Through Pop Culture (Paperback)

by Euny Hong

Format: Paperback 288 pages
Published: 14/08/2014

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A fascinating behind-the-scenes look at the secret workings of South Korea: The Brand. Read more

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4 Me After You (Paperback)

by Lucie Brownlee

Format: Paperback 320 pages
Published: 10/07/2014

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At the impossibly young age of 37, as they were making love one night, the author's beloved husband Mark dropped dead. As she tried to make... Read more

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5 The North: (And Almost Everything In It) (Paperback)

by Paul Morley

Format: Paperback 592 pages
Published: 05/06/2014

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6 Under a Mackerel Sky (Paperback)

by Rick Stein

Format: Paperback 320 pages
Published: 28/08/2014

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The author's childhood in 1950s rural Oxfordshire and North Cornwall was idyllic. His parents were charming and gregarious, their five children... Read more

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7 Woodsman (Paperback)

by Ben Law

Format: Paperback 256 pages
Published: 10/04/2014

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Ben Law's incredible sense of the land and his respect for age old traditions offers a wonderful insight into the life of Prickly Nut Wood. Read more

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8 Turned On (Paperback)

by Lucy Dent

Format: Paperback 336 pages
Published: 24/04/2014

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At the curtain call of her thirties, Lucy Dent finds herself in a marriage where meaningful communication, sexual contact and friendship have all... Read more

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9 Littlejohn's Lost World (Hardback)

by Richard Littlejohn

Format: Hardback 288 pages
Published: 22/05/2014

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The author was born in Ilford, Essex in 1954. It wasn't just another century, it was another country. Wartime rationing was still in force.... Read more

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10 An Encyclopaedia of Myself (Hardback)

by Jonathan Meades

Format: Hardback 352 pages
Published: 08/05/2014

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'Nothing wilfully invented. Memory invents unbidden.' Read more

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