Biography Books & True Stories
It is human nature to be fascinated by other people and the very best memoirs and biographies draw readers into lives either truly unique or eminently relatable. Classic autobiographies like Cider With Rosie or I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings evoke both their author’s inner lives and a specific time and place, whilst others shed light on complex public figures - or provide plenty of juicy gossip. This is the place to find great books on the good, the bad and the fascinating.
New for 2022
Signed & Special Editions
Inspiring and engaging, the long-awaited memoir from the revered children's and YA author and former Waterstones Children's Laureate chronicles a childhood marked by both a voracious love of reading and the casual racism of the era, as well as a hard-fought journey to become one of the most important authors of the twenty-first century.
2022's Best Paperbacks
Great Books You Must Read
Our selection of classic paperbacks
Luxury Editions & Gift Books
Voices For Change - Remarkable Lives
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