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  • The Stranger in the Woods
    The Stranger in the Woods (Hardback) 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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  • There is No Map in Hell
    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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  • 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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  • Groomed
    Groomed (Paperback) Casey Watson

    It's late on Friday night when Casey's mobile starts to ring. She is expecting it to be her daughter Riley. But it isn't Riley. It's a woman from the Emergency Duty Team. So begins Casey and Mike's latest fostering challenge - a fifteen-year-old girl called Keeley who's run away from her long-term foster home 25 miles away.

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  • Citadel
    Citadel (Paperback) Jordan Wylie, Alan Clark

    Following injury and the horrors of the Iraq war, Jordan Wylie, a young soldier from the backstreets of Blackpool, joins a security team on a tanker in Yemen, seduced by the James Bond lifestyle. But a dark price is paid in this true account of isolation and the ever-present threat of death on the perilous waters of `Pirate Alley'.

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  • The Last London
    The Last London (English, Hardback) Iain Sinclair

    The final chapter in Sinclair's life-long odyssey through the streets of the Big Smoke

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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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  • Escape from Camp 14
    Escape from Camp 14 (English, Paperback) Blaine Harden

    Introducing the incredible story of Shin Dong-hyuk - the only person born in a North Korean gulag ever to escape . . .

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  • The Magician's Glass
    The Magician's Glass (Paperback) Ed Douglas

    The Magician's Glass by award-winning writer Ed Douglas is a collection of eight recent essays on some of the biggest stories and best-known personalities in the world of climbing, including the controversy of the first ascent of Cerro Torre and Ueli Steck's disputed solo ascent of the south face of Annapurna.

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  • The Trial Of Lady Chatterley's Lover
    The Trial Of Lady Chatterley's Lover (Paperback) Sybille Bedford $10.80
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  • The Regiment
    The Regiment (English, Paperback) Rusty Firmin, Jack Hughes

    The true story of an SAS veteran who led a team during the 1980 assault on the Iranian Embassy and served in the Falklands, Northern Ireland, and elsewhere over his career with the Regiment.

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  • 50 Queers Who Changed the World
    50 Queers Who Changed the World (English, Hardback) Dan Jones

    A stylish celebration of queer icons

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  • Hollywood Babylon
    Hollywood Babylon (English, Paperback) Kenneth Anger

    Recalls the tragic fates of many movie stars who believed in the dream factory called Hollywood

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  • Seven Years in Tibet
    Seven Years in Tibet (English, Paperback) Heinrich Harrer

    A landmark in travel writing, this is the incredible true story of Heinrich Harrer's escape across the Himalayas to Tibet, set against the backdrop of the Second World War.

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  • Into the Wild
    Into the Wild (English, Paperback) Jon Krakauer

    What would possess a gifted young man recently graduated from college to literally walk away from his life?

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  • The Boy in 7 Billion
    The Boy in 7 Billion (Paperback) Callie Blackwell, Karen Hockney

    The powerful and moving true story of a remarkable relationship and a tenacious fight for survival. Callie reveals her son's struggle through the physical and mental torment of battling cancer against impossible odds, and the truth behind her son's 'miraculous recovery' that she has held secret for years.

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  • The Luckiest Thirteen
    The Luckiest Thirteen (Hardback) Brian W. Lavery $24.41
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  • Felix the Railway Cat
    Felix the Railway Cat (English, Paperback) Kate Moore

    It will make you laugh and it will make you cry: Felix The Railway Cat is the extraordinary tale of a close-knit community and its amazing bond with a very special cat....

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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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  • Set Free
    Set Free (Paperback) Emma Slade

    In 1997, Emma Slade was taken hostage in a hotel room on a business trip to Jakarta. Over the ensuing months the trauma following the event took hold. Realising her view on life had profoundly changed she embarked upon a journey, discovering the healing power of yoga and, in Bhutan, opening her eyes to a kinder, more peaceful way of living.

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