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  • The Corfu Trilogy by Gerald Durrell
    The Corfu Trilogy (Paperback) Gerald Durrell

    Suitable for adults and children alike, this title includes three classic tales of childhood on an island paradise - "My Family and Other Animals", "Birds, Beasts and Relatives" and "The Garden of the Gods".

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  • Here, There and Everywhere by Geoff Emerick
    Here, There and Everywhere (English, Paperback) Geoff Emerick, Howard Massey

    Geoff Emerick became an assistant engineer at the legendary Abbey Road Studios in 1962 at age fifteen, and was present as a new band called the Beatles recorded their first songs. He later worked with the Beatles as they recorded their singles ?She Loves You? and ?I Want to Hold Your Hand,? the songs that would propel them to international superstardom. In 1964 he would witness the transformation...

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  • The Reason I Jump: one boy's voice from the silence of autism by Naoki Higashida
    The Reason I Jump: one boy's voice from the silence of autism (English, Paperback) Naoki Higashida

    The No. 1 Sunday Times and internationally bestselling account of life as an autistic child. 'Brilliant . . . both moving and strangely optimistic' (Daily Telegraph).

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  • Whiskey in a Teacup by Reese Witherspoon
    Whiskey in a Teacup (Hardback) Reese Witherspoon

    From the A-list Hollywood celebrity/entrepreneur and social media's most powerful advocate for books, a deeply personal lifestyle book that invites the reader into Reese Witherspoon's world, where she infuses the southern values and traditions she loves with contemporary flair and charm.

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  • How to Be a Footballer by Peter Crouch
    How to Be a Footballer (Hardback) Peter Crouch

    'Very funny on almost every page, wonderfully self-deprecating and very sharp on the ludicrous behaviour of the modern player' - Sunday Times 'The funniest man in British sport' - MetroFeatured on BBC Radio 2 with Chris Evans You become a footballer because you love football.

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  • A Field Guide to the English Clergy by The Revd Fergus Butler-Gallie
    A Field Guide to the English Clergy (English, Hardback) The Revd Fergus Butler-Gallie

    The Archbishop of York's behaviour was 'never that expected of a cleric, rarely that expected of a pirate'...

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  • Dancing with Elephants by Jarem Sawatsky
    Dancing with Elephants (Paperback) Jarem Sawatsky $13.82 $16.95
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  • Frida Kahlo by Claire Wilcox
    Frida Kahlo (English, Hardback) Claire Wilcox

    Frida Kahlo's Wardrobe presents a fresh view of Kahlo's compelling life story. The book expands upon the narrative of discovery, presenting highlights from Kahlo's collection alongside her self-portraits. This pairing is unprecedented, and it will be enriched by specially commissioned photography of her belongings.

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  • First Light by Geoffrey Wellum
    First Light (Paperback) Geoffrey Wellum

    Two months before the outbreak of WWII, 17-year-old Geoffrey Wellum becomes a fighter pilot with the RAF. Desperate to get in the air, he makes it through basic training to become the youngest Spitfire pilot in the prestigious 92 Squadron. Thrust into combat immediately, Wellum finds himself caught up in terrifying dogfights with German Me 109s.

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  • My Diarrhe by Miranda Sings
    My Diarrhe (Hardback) Miranda Sings

    The `leaked' diary of YouTube comedic personality Miranda Sings

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  • Failure Is Not an Option by Gene Kranz
    Failure Is Not an Option (English, Paperback) Gene Kranz

    This memoir of a veteran NASA flight director tells riveting stories from the early days of the Mercury program through Apollo 11 (the moon landing) and Apollo 13, for both of which Kranz was flight director....

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  • The Mechanic by Marc 'Elvis' Priestley
    The Mechanic (English, Hardback) Marc 'Elvis' Priestley

    In the high octane atmosphere of the Formula One pit lane, the spotlight is most often on the superstar drivers.Join McLaren's former Number One mechanic, Marc 'Elvis' Priestley as he tours the world, revealing some of Formula One's most outrageous secrets and the fiercest rivalries, all fuelled by the determination to win.

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  • Leon and June: Our Story by June Bernicoff
    Leon and June: Our Story (English, Hardback) June Bernicoff

    'Leon often said he'd like to write our story. Now, I'll do it for him.'...

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  • The Way I Am by Eminem
    The Way I Am (English, Paperback) Eminem

    One of music's most popular--and headline making--rap artists shares his private reflections, drawings, handwritten lyrics, and never-before-seen photographs.

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  • Me and the Table by Stephen Hendry
    Me and the Table (English, Hardback) Stephen Hendry

    Stephen Hendry became the youngest professional snooker player in 1985 aged 16 and, in 1990, he was the youngest ever snooker World Champion, at the age of 21. Widely regarded by fans and pundits alike as one of the greatest of all times in the sport, over a 27-year career, Hendry went on to win the World Championship seven times, and was snooker's world number one for eight consecutive seasons...

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  • Cordially Invited: a seasonal guide to celebrations and hosting, packed full of advice, recipes, decorations and personal stories by Zoe Sugg
    Cordially Invited: a seasonal guide to celebrations and hosting, packed full of advice, recipes, decorations and personal stories (Hardback) Zoe Sugg

    From Zoe Sugg - record breaking author and lifestyle content creator - comes Cordially Invited, a blueprint for making an event and a memory out of each day. Packed full of Ideas, inspiration and DIYs for making any day a celebration.

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  • In Pieces by Sally Field
    In Pieces (Hardback) Sally Field

    The intimate and inspiring memoir from Academy Award-winning actor Sally Field.

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  • Feed The Beast by Jon Parkin
    Feed The Beast (Hardback) Jon Parkin

    With 19 spells at various clubs in the Football League, Jon Parkin has cut an instantly recognisable figure in English football for the past 20 years. At 6" 4' and weighing in as one of football's heavyweights, Parkin has played more than 600 games during his time, to York where he is currently top scorer. This is his no-holds barred life story.

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  • Sinner and Saint by Martin Murray
    Sinner and Saint (English, Hardback) Martin Murray, Paul Zanon

    Sinner and Saint is an incredible story of transformation and redemption. After serving four prison sentences between the ages of 18 and 24, Martin Murray beat adversity to become Britain's best middleweight, and a four-time world title challenger. Still active at world level, he also serves as a mentor and youth worker.

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  • Welcome To My Nightmare by Martin Popoff
    Welcome To My Nightmare (Paperback) Martin Popoff

    A comprehensive timeline celebrating Alice Cooper's entire career - full of new revelations and interviews turning up page after page.

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