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In Real Life
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Joey Graceffa
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On the Move
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Oliver Sacks
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Not My Father's Son
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Anger is an Energy: My Life Uncensored
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I Hate Myselfie
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Shane Dawson
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Bookshop Memories

Bookshop Memories

Former Waterstones Bookseller Andy Miller has many fond memories of his time working amongst the shelves - some of which he touches on in his book, The Year of Reading Dangerously. But it's those brushes with celebrity which Booksellers enjoy so much which he's most eager to share...

The Utopia Experiment

The Utopia Experiment

In 2006, Dylan Evans founded The Utopia Experiment. An experiment in the Scottish countryside where a group of volunteers lived out a post-apocalyptic scenario free of technology and all other modern comforts. Having now left the experiment, he's written a book about his experiences? Could it have ever succeeded?

Some of our favourite quotes from J.K. Rowling's Harvard Commencement speech

Some of our favourite quotes from J.K. Rowling's Harvard Commencement speech

JK Rowling's fantastic speech for the 2008 Harvard Commencement is published today.

Welcome to our Biography & True Stories page - with a huge selection of the latest autobiographies and biographies, from literary biographies of famous writers, to sports biographies of world-renowned athletes and sporting legends, and the memoirs, diaries, letters and journals of leading figures through the ages. For more Non-Fiction take a look at our selection of the bestselling Non-Fiction books.