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1 The Wolf of Wall Street (Paperback)

by Jordan Belfort

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

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2 A Long Walk to Freedom: The Autobiography of Nelson Mandela (Paperback)

by Nelson Mandela

Format: Paperback 784 pages
Published: 12/10/1995

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*The autobiography of one of the greatest men of the twentieth century reissued to coincide with the publication of Anthony Holden's biography... Read more

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3 Twelve Years a Slave (Paperback)

by Solomon Northup

Format: Paperback 256 pages
Published: 05/12/2013

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Solomon Northup is a free man, living in New York. Then he is kidnapped and sold into slavery. Drugged, beaten, given a new name and transported... Read more

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4 Mr Nice (Paperback)

by Howard Marks

Format: Paperback 576 pages
Published: 30/09/2010

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The author was Britain's most wanted man. He spent seven years in America's toughest penitentiary. You'll like him. During the mid 1980s... Read more

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5 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

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

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6 The Railway Man (Paperback)

by Eric Lomax

Format: Paperback 256 pages
Published: 03/01/1998

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During the second world war Eric Lomax was forced to work on the notorious Burma-Siam Railway and was tortured by the Japanese for making a crude... Read more

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7 The Pianist: The Extraordinary Story of One Man's Survival in Warsaw, 1939-45 (Paperback)

by Wladyslaw Szpilman, Anthea Bell

Format: Paperback 224 pages
Published: 30/12/1999

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5 out of 5

Thebestselling memoir of a young Jewish pianist who survived the war in Warsaw against all odds, which became a treble-Oscar-winning film. Read more

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8 Mr Nice (Paperback)

by Howard Marks

Format: Paperback 560 pages
Published: 02/06/1997

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During the mid-1980s, Marks had 43 aliases and 25 companies, all laundering money from dealing cannabis. After a world-wide operation, he was... Read more

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9 The Railway Man (Paperback)

by Eric Lomax

Format: Paperback 336 pages
Published: 02/01/2014

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During the Second World War Eric Lomax was forced to work on the notorious Burma-Siam Railway and was tortured by the Japanese for making a crude... Read more

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10 Mary Poppins, She Wrote (Paperback)

by Valerie Lawson

Format: Paperback 402 pages
Published: 05/12/2013

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The only comprehensive biography of P.L. Travers, the fascinating woman who created Mary Poppins, which inspired Disney's movie Saving Mr. Banks. Read more

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