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    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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    Andrea Pirlo (English, Paperback) Andrea Pirlo

    One of the finest footballers of his generation, Andrea Pirlo reinvented the deep-lying midfield position into something that resembles that of an NFL quarterback. Dictating the play and able to place a pass on a sixpence from 50 yards, Andrea Pirlo's autobiography, I Think Therefore I Play, offers fascinating insight into the life and career of one of the Beautiful Game's master craftsmen.

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    Total Competition (Hardback) Ross Brawn, Adam Parr

    A definitive insight into how to achieve success in Formula One from Ross Brawn, whose cars and drivers have won 20 F1 world championships

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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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    The Lost Child of Philomena Lee (English, Paperback) Martin Sixsmith

    A compelling story of family secrets, love and loss

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    Screw it, Let's Do it (English, Paperback) Sir Richard Branson

    Reveals the lessons that have helped global entrepreneur, Sir Richard Branson, through his business and personal life, like believing it can be done and that, if others disagree with you, try and try again until you achieve your goal; or that you must love what you do.

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    There I Go Again (English, Hardback) William Daniels

    A celebrity memoir like no other, revealing the life of a man whose acting career has been so rich that millions of Americans know his face even while they might not recognise his name. William Daniels is an enigma-a rare chameleon who has enjoyed massive success both in Hollywood and on Broadway and been embraced by fans of successive generations.

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    Pep Guardiola (Paperback) Marti Perarnau

    The sequel to the acclaimed Pep Confidential

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    I am Zlatan Ibrahimovic (English, Paperback) Zlatan Ibrahimovic, David Lagercrantz

    A memoir of Zlatan Ibrahimovich, one of the world's most gifted and controversial footballers. It tells the story of how a Swedish outsider rose from poverty to become a football genius.

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    Dear Scott, Dearest Zelda (Paperback) F. Scott Fitzgerald, Zelda Fitzgerald

    Through his alcoholism and her mental illness, his career highs (and lows) and her institutional confinement, Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald's devotion to each other endured for more than twenty-two years. This book presents a collection of correspondence between Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald.

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    Win or Learn (English, Paperback) John Kavanagh

    Conor McGregor's trainer tells the amazing story of his long road to success in the world's fastest-growing sport Growing up in Dublin, John Kavanagh was a skinny lad who was frequently bullied. As a young man, after suffering a bad beating when he intervened to help a woman who was being attacked, he decided he had to learn to defend himself. Before long, he was training fighters in a tiny shed,...

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    Seven Pillars of Wisdom (English, Paperback) T. E. Lawrence

    Written between 1919 and 1926, this text tells of the campaign aganist the Turks in the Middle East, encompassing gross acts of cruelty and revenge, ending in a welter of stink and corpses in a Damascus hospital.

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    American Sniper (English, Paperback) Chris Kyle, Scott McEwen

    A former US Navy SEAL, the author tells the story of his legendary career, from 1999-2009, during which time he recorded the most confirmed sniper kills in the history of the United States military, any branch, from 1776 to present. He also tells the story of the men of SEAL Team 3 who fought and died as brothers with him.

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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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    Infinite Tuesday (English, Hardback) Michael NeSmith

    The long, strange journey of Michael Nesmith is as fascinating as it as was fraught--from fleeing Dallas as a young man with his pregnant girlfriend, to gaining international fame as a member of the Monkees, to falling deep into the grips of what he calls Celebrity Psychosis, to finally achieving inner peace and finding a creative wellspring in the teachings of Christian Science. Influenced in...

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    Crazy from the Heat (Paperback) David Lee Roth

    Throughout the late-seventies and eighties, Van Halen were the archetypal American rock group. Whats more they were also the highest paid band in the history of show business, taking a cool $1 million for a night's work at a festival in 1983 and making the Guinness Book of Records. This autobiography tells their story.

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    Born to Run (English, CD-Audio) Bruce Springsteen

    A revelatory memoir by a legendary rock star, Bruce Springsteen's BORN TO RUN will be the book of 2016.

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    Trump: The Art of the Deal (English, CD-Audio) Donald J Trump, Tony Schwartz

    Presidential candidate and former host of The Apprentice Donald J. Trump reveals the business secrets that have made him America’s foremost deal maker!   “I like thinking big. I always have. To me it’s very simple: If you’re going to be thinking anyway, you might as well think big.”—Donald J. Trump   Here is Trump in action—how he runs his business and how he runs his life—as he meets...

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    The Boy on the Wooden Box (English, Paperback) Leon Leyson

    A remarkable memoir of strength and bravery from Leon Leyson, one of the youngest children to survive the Holocaust on Oskar Schindler's list.

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    The Man-Eating Leopard of Rudraprayag (English, Paperback) Jim Corbett

    Jim Corbett's books are usually collections of stories about how he tracked and shot man-eaters in the Indian Himalayas. The present volume consists of a single story, which is perhaps the most exciting of all Corbett's jungle tales.

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