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    Long Way Back (English, Hardback) Charley Boorman, AA Publishing

    Biography detailing motorcycle adventurer Charley Boorman's recovery from a major road traffic accident in February 2016.

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    Queen in 3-D (English, Hardback) Brian May

    The Queen guitarist Brian May tells the story of his life and the band, with a range of unique 3-D photos he took with a 3-D camera from the 1950s onwards. Covers his childhood, life in the band, Live Aid and how Queen have continued with Adam Lambert as their vocalist. Includes a 3-D viewer so readers can appreciate the photos.

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    Dolly on Dolly (English, Hardback) Randy L Schmidt

    “Nobody knows Dolly like Dolly,” declares Dolly Parton.             Dolly’s is a rags-to-riches tale like no other. A dirt-poor Smoky Mountain childhood paved the way for the buxom blonde butterfly’s metamorphosis from singer-songwriter to international music superstar. The undisputed “Queen of Country...

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    My Beautiful Struggle (English, Paperback) Jordan Bone

    One day everything changed for Jordan in a car accident. This is the inspiring true story of how a girl got her life back.

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    Jim Clark (Hardback) Eric Dymock

    This new edition of the universally acclaimed 1997 book is edited and completely redesigned. A classic of motor racing, it celebrates the life and achievements of Jim Clark, World Champion 1963 and 1965. Forewords by Sir Jackie Stewart, David Coulthard, Dario Franchitti and Allan McNish, patrons of the Jim Clark Trust.

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    Chase the Rainbow (Hardback) Poorna Bell

    A heartrending and candid, yet uplifting, account of one woman's life affected - but not defined - by the suicide of her husband. Executive Editor of "The Huffington Post UK", this is Poorna Bell's story as she attempts to find out more about the man she loved and unravel the stigma surrounding mental illness, particularly in men.

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    A Fast Ride Out of Here (Paperback) Pete Way, Paul Rees

    By turns hilarious, heart-rending, mordant, scabrous, self-lacerating, brutally honest and entirely compulsive, A Fast Ride Out of Here will be a monument to rock'n'roll debauchery on an epic, unparalleled scale.

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    George Michael (Paperback) Rob Jovanovic

    An updated biography and tribute to one of Britain's most successful pop stars.

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    Rabbi Akiva (English, Hardback) Barry W. Holtz

    A compelling and lucid account of the life and teachings of a founder of rabbinic Judaism and one of the most beloved heroes of Jewish history

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    These Ghostly Archives (English, Paperback) Gail Crowther, Peter K. Steinberg

    'These Ghostly Archives' traces the authors as they work with Sylvia Plath's archival manuscripts and personal effects in the UK and US. Scholars have mined the richness of these materials for nearly fifty years, and the authors both haunt and are haunted by their subject. The resulting discoveries may change the way readers approach Plath.

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    On the Ragged Edge of Medicine (English, Paperback) Patricia Kullberg

    On the Ragged Edge of Medicine offers a glimpse into a medical practice for the homeless and urban poor. Told through fifteen patient vignettes, and drawn from the author's decades of experience in Portland, Oregon, this revealing memoir illuminates the impact of poverty on the delivery of health services and the ways in which people adapt and survive (or don't survive) in conditions of abuse and...

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    Chase the Rainbow (Paperback) Poorna Bell

    An honest yet uplifting account of a woman's life affected (but certainly not defined) by the suicide of her husband and the deadly paradox of modern-day masculinity.

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    5 League Titles and a Packet of Crisps (Paperback) Stevie Nicol

    This is the unique and entertaining autobiography of a man who took the good, bad and ugly of his football life on the chin, shrugged it off and ended up having the last laugh. A former Player of the Year, Steve Nicol is one of the last remaining LFC legends of the glorious '80s era to write his book, but it is worth the wait for Kopites.

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    Swell (English, Hardback) Jenny Landreth

    A funny and bold account of how women fought their way into the water, and of what they did once they got there

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    There is No Map in Hell (Paperback) Steve Birkinshaw

    In 2014, Steve Birkinshaw attempted to set a new record for completing a continuous 300-mile circuit of all 214 Wainwright fells in the Lake District. With a foreword by Joss Naylor, There is no Map in Hell recounts Birkinshaw's preparation, training and experience, and the physiological aftermath of the feat.

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    An American Conscience (English, Paperback) Jeremy L. Sabella

    A companion to the film by Martin Doblmeier Reinhold Niebuhr (1892–1971) was an inner-city pastor, ethics professor, and author of the famous Serenity Prayer. Time magazine's March 8, 1948, cover story called him "the greatest Protestant theologian in America since Jonathan Edwards." Cited as an influence by presidents ranging from Dwight Eisenhower to Barack Obama, Niebuhr was described by...

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    Paint by Sticker: Music Icons (English, Paperback) Workman Publishing

    A compelling activity for crafters and artists, doodlers and colourers of all ages, each Paint by Sticker book includes everything you need to create twelve vibrant, fuli-color "paintings." The original images are rendered in low-poly, a computer graphics style using geometric polygon shapes to create a 3D effect.

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    You Don't Look Your Age...and Other Fairy Tales (English, CD-Audio) Sheila Nevins

    This program is read by the author and a full cast: Cynthia Adler, Alan Alda, Bob Balaban, Christine Baranski, Kathy Bates, Ellen Burstyn, Glenn Close, Katie Couric, John Henry Cox, Blythe Danner, Lena Dunham, Edie Falco, Tovah Feldshuh, Diane von Furstenberg, Whoopi Goldberg, Gayle King, Diane Lane, Sandra Lee, Judith Light, Jenna Lyons, Audra McDonald, Janet Mock, Sheila Nevins, Rosie...

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    Odd Birds (English, Hardback) Ian Harding

    A 7-time Teen Choice Award Winner on Freeform's most-watched series, Pretty Little Liars … A social media influencer with over 7 million followers … An avid birdwatcher? Yes, you read that correctly. Ian Harding is all of these things, and so much more. In this memoir, explore the unexpected world of a young celebrity through the lens of his favorite pastime — birding.Odd Birds is more than...

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