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1 The Essence of the Brontes: A Compilation with Essays (Paperback)

by Muriel Spark

Format: Paperback 328 pages
Published: 26/09/2014

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First published in 1993, this book brings together Muriel Spark's writings on the Bronte sisters, including a selection of their letters and a... Read more

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2 Run or Die: The Inspirational Memoir of the World's Greatest Ultra-Runner (Paperback)

by Kilian Jornet

Format: Paperback 192 pages
Published: 07/08/2014

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The author has conquered some of the toughest physical tests on the planet. He has run up and down Mt Kilimanjaro faster than any other human being,... Read more

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3 The Moth: This Is a True Story (Paperback)

by Catherine Burns, Neil Gaiman

Format: Paperback 400 pages
Published: 07/08/2014

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4 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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5 Tales of a Tiller Girl (Paperback)

by Irene Holland

Format: Paperback 304 pages
Published: 31/07/2014

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A heart-warming nostalgia memoir from a member of the world famous dance troupe, The Tiller Girls. Based in London in the 1930s, 40s and 50s,... Read more

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6 The King in the North: The Life and Times of Oswald of Northumbria (Paperback)

by Max Adams

Format: Paperback 464 pages
Published: 03/07/2014

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An unjustly forgotten seventh-century English monarch is rescued from Dark Age obscurity in this magisterial biography. Read more

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7 Tudor: The Family Story (Paperback)

by Leanda de Lisle

Format: Paperback 560 pages
Published: 05/06/2014

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The Tudors are a national obsession; they are our most notorious family in history. But beyond the well-worn headlines is a family still more... Read more

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8 Power Trip: A Decade of Policy, Plots and Spin (Paperback)

by Damian McBride

Format: Paperback 480 pages
Published: 25/07/2014

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With scandalous new chapters, this is the paperback edition of the political book of 2013. Read more

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9 Harry's War (Paperback)

by Harry Drinkwater, Jon Cooksey

Format: Paperback 416 pages
Published: 31/07/2014

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Harold Drinkwater was not supposed to go to war. He was told he was half an inch too short. But, determined to fight for king and country, he found... Read more

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10 Orange is the New Black: My Time in a Women's Prison (Paperback)

by Piper Kerman

Format: Paperback 352 pages
Published: 18/07/2013

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