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  • The Girl with Seven Names
    The Girl with Seven Names (English, Paperback) Hyeonseo Lee, David John

    NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERAn extraordinary insight into life under one of the world's most ruthless and secretive dictatorships - and the story of one woman's terrifying struggle to avoid capture/repatriation and guide her family to freedom.

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  • Freedom
    Freedom (Hardback) Jaycee Dugard

    In her new book, Jaycee Dugard will tell the story of her first experiences after years in captivity.

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  • The Long Night
    The Long Night (English, Paperback) Ernst Israel Bornstein

    The Night lasted five years and eight days.Before the Night began, Ernst Bornstein was a precocious eighteen-year-old¬ who had an ordinary family with three siblings, two parents, and a large circle of friends and relatives. But in the autumn of 1939, decades of anti-Semitic propaganda turned into full-fledged violence. Bornstein’s family was subsequently sent to Auschwitz where his parents and...

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  • Secret Slave
    Secret Slave (English, Paperback) Anna Ruston

    You're not going home. You're not going anywhere. You're mine now....


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  • Forgiveness Project
    Forgiveness Project (English, Paperback) Marina Cantacuzino

    Powerful real-life stories from survivors and perpetrators of crime and violence worldwide are told here, revealing the very real impact of forgiveness on their lives. They raise the possibility of alternatives to resentment, retaliation and revenge and prompt the question 'how can we define forgiveness?'

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  • Into Thin Air
    Into Thin Air (Paperback) Jon Krakauer

    Jon Krakauer's acclaimed account of a disastrous expedition on Mt Everest

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  • The Eighty Dollar Champion
    The Eighty Dollar Champion (Paperback) Elizabeth Letts

    The New York Times bestseller

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  • The Last Grain Race
    The Last Grain Race (Paperback) Eric Newby

    An engaging and informative first-hand account of the last `grain race' of maritime history, from respected travel writer Eric Newby.

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  • Twelve Years a Slave
    Twelve Years a Slave (Paperback) Solomon Northup

    The shocking first-hand account of one man's remarkable fight for freedom; now an award-winning motion picture.

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  • Unbroken
    Unbroken (English, Paperback) Laura Hillenbrand

    The incredible true story of Louis Zamperini, now a major motion picture directed by Angelina Jolie.

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  • Reporter Who Knew Too Much
    Reporter Who Knew Too Much (English, Hardback) Mark Shaw

    On November 8, 1965, millions of fans of What’s My Line? CBS television star, Pulitzer Prize-nominated columnist and crack investigative reporter Dorothy Kilgallen were shocked when she was found dead in her NYC townhouse. The autopsy report concluded she accidently died of an “Acute Ethanol and Barbiturate Intoxication: Circumstances Undetermined.” Despite an apparently staged death...

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  • Dogs in Heaven: and Other Animals
    Dogs in Heaven: and Other Animals (Paperback) Jacky Newcomb

    Our pets are our family. They love us, comfort us and make us laugh - so it's no wonder that letting them go is so hard. But amazing and inspirational true stories from Jacky Newcomb show that we will be reunited with them again.

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  • The Boys in the Boat
    The Boys in the Boat (English, Paperback) Daniel James Brown

    An epic true-life journey to the heart of Hitler's Berlin.

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  • Stranger in the Woods
    Stranger in the Woods (Paperback) Michael Finkel

    The extraordinary story of a young man who chose to live in total isolation in the woods of Maine for 27 years

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  • Charlie One
    Charlie One (English, Paperback) Sean Hartnett

    Seán Hartnett grew up in Cork in the 1970s where he observed the worst of the northern Troubles with fascination. Despite his family's strong republican ties and his own attempt to join the IRA, Hartnett shocked family and friends when he changed allegiance and joined the British Armed Forces. In 2001 Hartnett returns to his native Ireland, but this time as a member of the British Army's most...

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  • Bravo Two Zero - 20th Anniversary Edition
    Bravo Two Zero - 20th Anniversary Edition (English, Paperback) Andy McNab

    In January 1991, eight members of SAS regiment embarked upon a top secret mission that was to infiltrate them deep behind enemy lines. Under the command of Sergeant Andy McNab, they were to sever the underground communication link between Baghdad and north-west Iraq, and to seek and destroy mobile Scud launchers. Their call sign: Bravo Two Zero.

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  • River Monsters
    River Monsters (Paperback) Jeremy Wade

    A tale of obsession and very big fish from Jeremy Wade, the presenter of ITV's RIVER MONSTERS.

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  • Buried in the Sky
    Buried in the Sky (English, Paperback) Peter Zuckerman, Amanda Padoan

    Winner of the National Outdoor Book Award and the Banff Mountain Book Award: "Gripping, intense...Buried in the Sky will satisfy anyone who loved [Into Thin Air]." -Kate Tuttle, Boston Globe

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