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The Downing Street Years by Margaret Thatcher

The Downing Street Years by Margaret Thatcher

This first volume of Margaret Thatcher's memoirs encompasses the whole of her time as Prime Minister - the formation of her goals in the early 1980s, ...

The Path to Power by Margaret Thatcher

The Path to Power by Margaret Thatcher

Margaret Thatcher's government was, she says, about the application of a philosophy, not the implementation of an administrative programme. These idea...

The Path to Power by Margaret Thatcher

The Path to Power by Margaret Thatcher

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Rules of the Game: Sir Oswald and Lady Cynthia Mosley, 1896-1933 by Nicholas Mosley

Rules of the Game: Sir Oswald and Lady Cynthia Mosley, 1896-1933 by Nicholas Mosley

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The Downing Street Years by Margaret Thatcher

The Downing Street Years by Margaret Thatcher

This first volume of Margaret Thatcher's memoirs encompasses the whole of her time as Prime Minister - the formation of her goals in the early 1980s, ...

The Perfection Of The Morning by Sharon Butala

The Perfection Of The Morning by Sharon Butala

When it was first published a decade ago, The Perfection of the Morning catapulted Sharon Butala into literary stardom, causing the

Bad Blood: A Memoir by Lorna Sage

Bad Blood: A Memoir by Lorna Sage

The bad blood had missed a generation. You're just like your grandfather, my mother said.Blood trickles down through every gener...

The Speckled People by Hugo Hamilton

The Speckled People by Hugo Hamilton

The childhood world of Hugo Hamilton is a confused place: His father, a brutal Irish nationalist, demands his children speak Gaelic at home whilst his...

Toast: The Story of a Boy's Hunger by Nigel Slater

Toast: The Story of a Boy's Hunger by Nigel Slater

'Toast' is top food writer Nigel Slater's eat-and-tell autobiography. Detailing all the food, recipes and cooking that have marked his passage from gr...

Whicker's War by Alan Whicker

Whicker's War by Alan Whicker

Alan Whicker is quite simply a legend. A visionary and master of his craft, his television shows from the fifties to the nineties almost single han...

Beautiful Child: The story of a child trapped in silence and the teacher who refused to give up on her by Torey Hayden

Beautiful Child: The story of a child trapped in silence and the teacher who refused to give up on her by Torey Hayden

A stunning and poignant account of an extraordinary teacher's determination never to abandon a child in need from the internationally bestselling a...

Bird Cloud: A Memoir of Place by Annie Proulx

Bird Cloud: A Memoir of Place by Annie Proulx

Annie Proulx, one of America's finest writers, invites us to share her experience in the building of her new home on a rich plot of untouched, unsp...

Beautiful Child: The story of a child trapped in silence and the teacher who refused to give up on her by Torey Hayden

Beautiful Child: The story of a child trapped in silence and the teacher who refused to give up on her by Torey Hayden

A stunning and poignant account of an extraordinary teacher's determination never to abandon a child in need from the internationally bestselling a...

Beautiful Child: The Story of a Child Trapped in Silence and the Teacher Who Refused to Give Up on Her by Torey L. Hayden

Beautiful Child: The Story of a Child Trapped in Silence and the Teacher Who Refused to Give Up on Her by Torey L. Hayden

This is a stunning and poignant account of an extraordinary teacher's determination never to abandon a child in need from the internationally bestsell...

Damaged: The Heartbreaking True Story of a Forgotten Child by Cathy Glass

Damaged: The Heartbreaking True Story of a Forgotten Child by Cathy Glass

Although Jodie is only eight years old, she is violent, aggressive, and has already been through numerous foster families. Her last hope is Cathy Glas...

Damaged: The Heartbreaking True Story of a Forgotten Child by Cathy Glass

Damaged: The Heartbreaking True Story of a Forgotten Child by Cathy Glass

The Sunday Times and New York Times Bestseller. Although Jodie is only eight years old, she is violent, aggressive, and has already been through nu...

Please, Daddy, No: A Boy Betrayed by Stuart Howarth

Please, Daddy, No: A Boy Betrayed by Stuart Howarth

Stuart just wanted his father to love him, but he was made to believe he was too naughty to be loved. Finally David Howarth was sent to prison for ...

Abandoned: The true story of a little girl who didn't belong by Anya Peters

Abandoned: The true story of a little girl who didn't belong by Anya Peters

'Abandoned' is the true story of a childhood full of secrets, abuse and a little girl who didn't belong. This inspirational story is about how one wom...

Abandoned: The true story of a little girl who didn't belong by Anya Peters

Abandoned: The true story of a little girl who didn't belong by Anya Peters

Separated from her real mother at birth, Anya grew up in terror of her drunken bullying uncle. Beaten, humiliated and sexually abused by him from t...

Late for Tea at the Deer Palace: The Lost Dreams of My Iraqi Family by Tamara Chalabi

Late for Tea at the Deer Palace: The Lost Dreams of My Iraqi Family by Tamara Chalabi

A lyrical, haunting, multi-generational memoir of one family's tempestuous century in Iraq from 1900 to the present.The Chalabis are one of ...

Late for Tea at the Deer Palace: The Lost Dreams of My Iraqi Family by Tamara Chalabi

Late for Tea at the Deer Palace: The Lost Dreams of My Iraqi Family by Tamara Chalabi

The dramatic tale of one family's tempestuous century in Iraq from 1900 to the present.An exquisite multi-generational memoir, `...

Comrade Jim: The Spy Who Played for Spartak by Professor Jim Riordan

Comrade Jim: The Spy Who Played for Spartak by Professor Jim Riordan

The true and remarkable story of the English double agent who ended up playing for Spartak Moscow.Like many working class childr...

Mummy, Come Home: A brutal kidnapping. A terrified prisoner. A mother desperate to reach her children. by Oxana Kalemi

Mummy, Come Home: A brutal kidnapping. A terrified prisoner. A mother desperate to reach her children. by Oxana Kalemi

Waking up bleary-eyed and beaten, Oxana wondered how she had got there. Then she remembered: her abusive husband, the dream of a better life, the '...

Mummy, Come Home: The True Story of a Mother Kidnapped and Torn from Her Children by Oxana Kalemi

Mummy, Come Home: The True Story of a Mother Kidnapped and Torn from Her Children by Oxana Kalemi

Waking up bleary-eyed and beaten, Oxana wondered how she had got there. Then she remembered: her abusive husband, the dream of a better life, the '...

Hidden: Betrayed, Exploited and Forgotten. How One Boy Overcame the Odds. by Cathy Glass

Hidden: Betrayed, Exploited and Forgotten. How One Boy Overcame the Odds. by Cathy Glass

From the author of Number One bestseller 'Damaged' comes the poignant and shocking memoir of Cathy's recent relationship with Tayo, a young boy she fo...

Hidden: Betrayed, Exploited and Forgotten. How One Boy Overcame the Odds. by Cathy Glass

Hidden: Betrayed, Exploited and Forgotten. How One Boy Overcame the Odds. by Cathy Glass

From the author of Number One bestseller Damaged comes the poignant and shocking memoir of Cathy's recent relationship with Tayo, a young boy she f...

Hidden: Betrayed, Exploited and Forgotten. How One Boy Overcame the Odds. by Cathy Glass

Hidden: Betrayed, Exploited and Forgotten. How One Boy Overcame the Odds. by Cathy Glass

From the Sunday Times and New York Times bestselling author comes the poignant and shocking memoir of Cathy's recent relationship with Tayo, a youn...

I Miss Mummy: The true story of a frightened young girl who is desperate to go home by Cathy Glass

I Miss Mummy: The true story of a frightened young girl who is desperate to go home by Cathy Glass

In her new book, Cathy Glass, the no.1 bestselling author of Damaged, tells the story of the Alice, a young and vulnerable girl who is desperate to...

Escaping Daddy by Maria Landon

Escaping Daddy by Maria Landon

The sequel to Daddy's Little Earner tells Maria's story as she tries to rebuild her life.Determined to escape from her past and ...

The Sum of Our Days by Isabel Allende

The Sum of Our Days by Isabel Allende

A brilliant memoir from the celebrated Chilean novelist on friends, family and life in California, her adopted home.Isabel Allende has sold more tha...

The Sum of Our Days by Isabel Allende

The Sum of Our Days by Isabel Allende

A brilliant memoir from the celebrated Chilean novelist on friends, family and life in California, her adopted home.Isabel Allen...

Cry Myself to Sleep: He had to escape. They would never hurt him again. by Joe Peters

Cry Myself to Sleep: He had to escape. They would never hurt him again. by Joe Peters

The next book from the number one bestselling author of Cry Silent Tears.Joe was only five years old when he lost his voice. Onl...

Cut: The true story of an abandoned, abused little girl who was desperate to be part of a family by Cathy Glass

Cut: The true story of an abandoned, abused little girl who was desperate to be part of a family by Cathy Glass

In her new book, the no.1 bestselling author of Damaged tells the story of the Dawn, a sweet and seemingly well-balanced girl whose outward appearance...

Cut: The true story of an abandoned, abused little girl who was desperate to be part of a family by Cathy Glass

Cut: The true story of an abandoned, abused little girl who was desperate to be part of a family by Cathy Glass

Million-copy bestselling author Cathy Glass tells the story of Dawn, a sweet and seemingly well-balanced girl whose outward appearance masks a trau...

The Saddest Girl in the World by Cathy Glass

The Saddest Girl in the World by Cathy Glass

The bestselling author of Damaged tells the true story of Donna, who came into foster care aged ten, having been abused, victimised and rejected by he...

The Saddest Girl in the World by Cathy Glass

The Saddest Girl in the World by Cathy Glass

The Sunday Times and New York Times bestselling author of Damaged tells the true story of Donna, who came into foster care aged ten, having been ab...

The Saddest Girl in the World by Cathy Glass

The Saddest Girl in the World by Cathy Glass

The bestselling author of Damaged tells the true story of Donna, who came into foster care aged ten, having been abused, victimised and rejected by...

One Life. Six Words. What's Yours?: Six-Word Memoirs by Edited by SMITH Magazine

One Life. Six Words. What's Yours?: Six-Word Memoirs by Edited by SMITH Magazine

A thousand glimpses of humanity - six words at a time.Hemingway was once bet that he couldn't produce a story in just six words. He wrote `F...

Reading "Lolita" in Tehran: A Memoir in Books by Azar Nafisi

Reading "Lolita" in Tehran: A Memoir in Books by Azar Nafisi

The inspirational tale of eight women who defied the confines of life in revolutionary Iran through the joy and power of literature. 'That room for al...

The Real Me is Thin by Arabella Weir

The Real Me is Thin by Arabella Weir

The hapless and hilarious tale of a life lived under the constant and ruthless reign of a chocolate biscuit!Lumped into 'the too fat for potatoes gr...

The Nipper: The heartbreaking true story of a little boy and his violent childhood in working-class Dundee by Charlie Mitchell

The Nipper: The heartbreaking true story of a little boy and his violent childhood in working-class Dundee by Charlie Mitchell

Charlie's earliest memory at two and a half was listening to his dad batter his latest girlfriend in their Scottish tenement flat. Beaten and tortu...

The Mumpreneur Diaries: Business, Babies or Bust - One Mother of a Year by Mosey Jones

The Mumpreneur Diaries: Business, Babies or Bust - One Mother of a Year by Mosey Jones

Working from home, no more commuting, flexible hours, spending more time with the kids - it's what being a Mumpreneur is all about - isn't it? ...

The Sum of Our Days by Isabel Allende

The Sum of Our Days by Isabel Allende

A brilliant memoir from the celebrated Chilean novelist on friends, family and life in California, her adopted home.Isabel Allende has sold more tha...

I am Fifteen and I Do Not Want to Die: The True Story of One Woman's Wartime Survival by Christine Arnothy

I am Fifteen and I Do Not Want to Die: The True Story of One Woman's Wartime Survival by Christine Arnothy

The compelling and moving narrative of a young girl caught by the tides of marching armies during the siege of Budapest in 1945.Told with a calm com...

The Thing is... by Dave Fanning

The Thing is... by Dave Fanning

Described as the Irish John Peel, Dave Fanning has been a major player in the Irish and global music scene for over 30 years.In this compell...

Sexy Beast by Stan Cattermole

Sexy Beast by Stan Cattermole

Burdened with a face only a mother could love, Stan Cattermole is determined to find a woman. Lugging his man-boobs along for the ride, Stan shows ...

Mummy Knew: A terrifying step-father. A mother who refused to listen. A little girl desperate to escape. by Lisa James

Mummy Knew: A terrifying step-father. A mother who refused to listen. A little girl desperate to escape. by Lisa James

Four-year-old Lisa's world turned upside down when her step-father moved in. Most of the time he was just violent but then he started making her do...

My Bonnie: How dementia stole the love of my life by John Suchet

My Bonnie: How dementia stole the love of my life by John Suchet

Earlier this year John Suchet revealed that his beautiful 67-year-old wife Bonnie, the love of his life, is suffering from Dementia. During the pas...

My Bonnie: How dementia stole the love of my life by John Suchet

My Bonnie: How dementia stole the love of my life by John Suchet

After a whirlwind romance and a marriage that spanned decades, former face of ITV news, John Suchet, revealed on breakfast television that his belo...

My Bonnie: How dementia stole the love of my life by John Suchet

My Bonnie: How dementia stole the love of my life by John Suchet

Earlier this year John Suchet revealed that his beautiful 67-year-old wife Bonnie, the love of his life, is suffering from Dementia. During the past t...

I am fifteen and I do not want to die: The True Story of a Young Woman's Wartime Survival by Christine Arnothy

I am fifteen and I do not want to die: The True Story of a Young Woman's Wartime Survival by Christine Arnothy

The compelling and moving narrative of a young girl caught by the tides of marching armies during the siege of Budapest in 1945....

More Blood, More Sweat and Another Cup of Tea by Tom Reynolds

More Blood, More Sweat and Another Cup of Tea by Tom Reynolds

The sequel to the bestselling memoir Blood, Sweat & Tea.Tom Reynolds is an ambulance worker.On any given day ...

Smell of Summer Grass: Pursuing Happiness - Perch Hill 1944-2011 by Adam Nicolson

Smell of Summer Grass: Pursuing Happiness - Perch Hill 1944-2011 by Adam Nicolson

The Smell of Summer Grass is based partly on the long out of print 'Perch Hill'. It is the story of the years spent in finding and building a perso...

Notes to my Mother-in-Law by Phyllida Law

Notes to my Mother-in-Law by Phyllida Law

'My mother-in-law Annie lived with us for 17 years and was picture-book perfect.'It took a while before the family realised that Annie was increasin...

Notes to my Mother-in-Law by Phyllida Law

Notes to my Mother-in-Law by Phyllida Law

`My mother-in-law Annie lived with us for 17 years and was picture-book perfect.'It took a while before the family realised that...

Hannah's Choice: A daughter's love for life. The mother who let her make the hardest decision of all. by Kirsty Jones

Hannah's Choice: A daughter's love for life. The mother who let her make the hardest decision of all. by Kirsty Jones

The moving and inspirational true story of one little girl's battle against the medical odds and a mother's unwavering love for her daughter....

Someone to Love Us: The shocking true story of two brothers fostered into brutality and neglect by Terence O'Neill

Someone to Love Us: The shocking true story of two brothers fostered into brutality and neglect by Terence O'Neill

The harrowing true story of the young boy who captured the heart of the nation when he testified in court, to find justice against those responsibl...

Curfewed Night: A Frontline Memoir of Life, Love and War in Kashmir by Basharat Peer

Curfewed Night: A Frontline Memoir of Life, Love and War in Kashmir by Basharat Peer

Winner of the Crossword Prize for non-fiction, `Curfewed Night' is a passionate and important book - a brave and brilliant report from a conflict...

Curfewed Night: A Frontline Memoir of Life, Love and War in Kashmir by Basharat Peer

Curfewed Night: A Frontline Memoir of Life, Love and War in Kashmir by Basharat Peer

Longlisted for the Guardian First Book Award and Winner of the Crossword Prize for Non-fiction`Curfewed Night is a passionate ...

Liverpool Miss by Helen Forrester

Liverpool Miss by Helen Forrester

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Little Princes by Conor Grennan

Little Princes by Conor Grennan

The riveting story of Conor Grennan's year in Nepal reads like a cross between Into Thin Air and Three Cups of Tea. While volunteering at an orphanage...

Little Princes: One Man's Promise to Bring Home the Lost Children of Nepal by Conor Grennan

Little Princes: One Man's Promise to Bring Home the Lost Children of Nepal by Conor Grennan

The riveting story of Conor Grennan's year in Nepal reads like a cross between Into Thin Air and Three Cups of Tea. While volunteering at an orphan...

It's Not Because I Want to Die by Debbie Purdy

It's Not Because I Want to Die by Debbie Purdy

Debbie Purdy doesn't want to die. She has far too much to live for. But when the time comes, and the pain is so unbearable that she cannot go on, s...

Mummy Told Me Not to Tell: The true story of a troubled boy with a dark secret by Cathy Glass

Mummy Told Me Not to Tell: The true story of a troubled boy with a dark secret by Cathy Glass

When Reece arrives at Cathy's door aged 7 years old, he has already passed through the hands of four different carers in four weeks. As the details...

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