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Start the Clock and Cue the Band - A Life in Television by David Lloyd Start the Clock and Cue the Band - A Life in Television


Format: Paperback - Released: 24/04/2018

Dai and Let Live by Dai Jones Dai and Let Live


Format: Paperback - Released: 24/04/2018

Clean by Chris Beckham Clean


Format: Paperback - Released: 20/04/2018

It's Not Yet Dark by Simon Fitzmaurice It's Not Yet Dark

'A story of courage, heart, of coming back for more, of love and struggle and the power of both' Joseph O'Connor A No.1 bestseller, It's Not Yet Dark is an unforgettable book about relationships and family, about what connects and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 20/04/2018

Professional Idiot A Memoir by Stephen Glover Professional Idiot A Memoir


Format: Paperback - Released: 20/04/2018

A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Future Twists and Turns and Lessons Learned by Michael J. Fox A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Future Twists and Turns and Lessons Learned


Format: Hardback - Released: 20/04/2018

Even This I Get To Experience by Norman Lear Even This I Get To Experience


Format: Paperback - Released: 20/04/2018

The Restless Wave My Two Lives with John Bellany by Helen Bellany The Restless Wave My Two Lives with John Bellany

Helen Bellany, twice married to the artist John Bellany, recalls their lives together in Scotland, London, and Italy, John's rise from poverty and obscurity to worldwide recognition, and the human cost inherent in creating great art.
Format: Hardback - Released: 19/04/2018

Judy and I: My Life with Judy Garland by Sidney Luft, Randy L. Schmidt Judy and I: My Life with Judy Garland
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The third of Judy Garland's five husbands, Sid Luft was the one man in her life who stuck around. He was chiefly responsible for the final act of Judy's meteoric comeback after she was unceremoniously booted off the MGM lot:...
Format: Hardback - Released: 19/04/2018

I'm with the Band Confessions of a Groupie by Pamela Des Barres I'm with the Band Confessions of a Groupie

Warm, witty, and sexy, this kiss-and-tell-all stands out as the perfect chronicle of one of rock 'n' roll's most thrilling eras, I'M WITH THE BAND is widely regarded as a feminist classic and becomes more iconic with every passing year.
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/04/2018

You Know What You Could Be Tuning into the 1960s by Mike Heron, Andrew Greig, Billy Connolly You Know What You Could Be Tuning into the 1960s
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A dual memoir written in tandem by Mike Heron, a founder member of the iconic sixties folk group The Incredible String Band and one of their greatest fans, bestselling author and winner of the Saltire Prize, Andrew Greig
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/04/2018

Begin Again A Biography of John Cage by Kenneth Silverman Begin Again A Biography of John Cage

Originally published: New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2010.
Format: Paperback - Released: 17/04/2018

Confessions of a Radical Chicano Doo-Wop Singer by Ruben Funkahuatl Guevara, Josh Kun, George Lipsitz Confessions of a Radical Chicano Doo-Wop Singer
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A pioneer of Chicano rock, Ruben Funkahuatl Guevara performed with Frank Zappa, Johnny Otis, Bo Diddley, Tina Turner, and Celia Cruz, though he is best known as the front man of the 1970s experimental rock band Ruben And The Jets....
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/04/2018

Confessions of a Radical Chicano Doo-Wop Singer by Ruben Funkahuatl Guevara, Josh Kun, George Lipsitz Confessions of a Radical Chicano Doo-Wop Singer
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A pioneer of Chicano rock, Ruben Funkahuatl Guevara performed with Frank Zappa, Johnny Otis, Bo Diddley, Tina Turner, and Celia Cruz, though he is best known as the front man of the 1970s experimental rock band Ruben And The Jets....
Format: Paperback - Released: 17/04/2018

Infinite Tuesday An Autobiographical Riff by Michael Nesmith Infinite Tuesday An Autobiographical Riff

Above all, his is a seeker's story, a pilgrimage in search of a set of principles to live by. That search took Nesmith from a childhood in Dallas, where his single mother Bette invented Liquid Paper, to the set of...
Format: Paperback - Released: 10/04/2018

Coming Soon

Every Day of My Life A Memoir by Beeb Birtles Every Day of My Life A Memoir

The remarkable tale of how Beeb Birtles conquered the music world with Little River Band - and then lost it all. A raw, honest and a fascinating insight into the 1970s rock scene.
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/04/2018

Drunk Folk Stories by Beans on Toast Drunk Folk Stories

Drunk Folk Stories is a collection of ten, short, true-life stories about songwriting, travelling and drinking from the Essex born songwriter and cult figure Beans on Toast. He's played every bar, club, venue, pub, festival, party and honkytonk you can...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/05/2018

Odyssey of an African opera singer by Musa Ngqungwana Odyssey of an African opera singer


Format: Paperback - Released: 01/05/2018

Modern Nature The Journals of Derek Jarman by Derek Jarman Modern Nature The Journals of Derek Jarman

WITH A NEW INTRODUCTION BY OLIVIA LAINGIn 1986 Derek Jarman discovered he was HIV positive and decided to make a garden at his cottage on the barren coast of Dungeness.
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/05/2018

Hot Flush Motherhood, the Menopause and Me by Michelle Heaton Hot Flush Motherhood, the Menopause and Me

In Hot Flush, Michelle Heaton traces her path from pop stardom with Liberty X to undergoing a double mastectomy and hysterectomy - which brought on an early menopause - in order to reduce the risk of cancer caused by the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/05/2018

You Bantering Me? The life story of Love Island's biggest star by Chris Hughes You Bantering Me? The life story of Love Island's biggest star

With the nation gripped by Love Island fever, the show's most popular contestant ever shares his unique take on the world in a book that will be hilarious, endearing, heartfelt and as lovable as its author.
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/05/2018

Failure Is An Option An Attempted Memoir by H. Jon Benjamin Failure Is An Option An Attempted Memoir


Format: Hardback - Released: 03/05/2018

Dear Cancer, Love Victoria A Mum's Diary of Hope by Victoria Derbyshire Dear Cancer, Love Victoria A Mum's Diary of Hope

Moving and wonderfully warm-hearted, this is Victoria Derbyshire's honest and authentic account of how she dealt with a devastating breast cancer diagnosis.
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/05/2018

Dear Cancer, Love Victoria A Mum's Diary of Hope by Victoria Derbyshire Dear Cancer, Love Victoria A Mum's Diary of Hope


Format: Paperback - Released: 03/05/2018

Black Privilege Opportunity Comes to Those Who Create It by Charlamagne Tha God Black Privilege Opportunity Comes to Those Who Create It

An instant New York Times bestseller! Charlamagne Tha God-the self-proclaimed Prince of Pissing People Off, cohost of Power 105.1's The Breakfast Club, and the most important voice in hip-hop -shares his eight principles for unlocking your God-given privilege. In Black...
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/05/2018

You Bantering Me? The life story of Love Island's biggest star by Chris Hughes You Bantering Me? The life story of Love Island's biggest star

With the nation gripped by Love Island fever, the show's most popular contestant ever shares his unique take on the world in a book that will be hilarious, endearing, heartfelt and as lovable as its author.
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/05/2018

From Cradle to Stage Stories from the Mothers Who Rocked and Raised Rock Stars by Virginia Hanlon Grohl From Cradle to Stage Stories from the Mothers Who Rocked and Raised Rock Stars

An intimate portrait of what makes a rock star by Virginia Grohl, the mother of Dave Grohl, one of the generation's most gifted and loved musicians. From Cradle to Stage features an exclusive introduction by Dave Grohl.
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/05/2018

What Does This Button Do? The No.1 Sunday Times Bestselling Autobiography by Bruce Dickinson What Does This Button Do? The No.1 Sunday Times Bestselling Autobiography

`I was spotty, wore an anorak, had biro-engraved flared blue jeans with purple and Sabbath written on the thighs, and rode an ear-splittingly uncool moped. Oh yes, and I wanted to be a drummer...'
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/05/2018

Just the Funny Parts ... And a Few Hard Truths About Sneaking into the Hollywood Boys' Club by Nell Scovell, Sheryl Sandberg Just the Funny Parts ... And a Few Hard Truths About Sneaking into the Hollywood Boys' Club
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Scovell knows what it's like to put words in the mouths of President Barack Obama, Mark Harmon, Candice Bergen, Bob Newhart, Conan O'Brien, Alyssa Milano, and Kermit the Frog, among many others.
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/05/2018

On The Road And Off The Record With Leonard Bernstein My Years with the Exasperating Genius by Charlie Harmon On The Road And Off The Record With Leonard Bernstein My Years with the Exasperating Genius


Format: Hardback - Released: 08/05/2018

Other books in this genre

Margaret by Hywel Gwynfryn, Margaret Williams Margaret
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The story of Welsh star Margaret Williams. -- Gwasg Gomer
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/03/2018

Going Down to the River A Homeless Musician, an Unforgettable Song, and the Miraculous Encounter that Changed a Life by Doug Seegers, Steve Eubanks Going Down to the River A Homeless Musician, an Unforgettable Song, and the Miraculous Encounter that Changed a Life
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The astonishing story of a singer-songwriter living on the streets of Nashville who met Jesus, got sober, and found international stardom at the age of 62.
Format: Hardback - Released: 19/03/2018

I'll Never Change My Name An Immigrant's American Dream from Ukraine to the USA to Dancing with the Stars by Valentin Chmerkovskiy I'll Never Change My Name An Immigrant's American Dream from Ukraine to the USA to Dancing with the Stars

Val embodies what it means to live the American dream. - Robin Roberts, Good Morning America Valentin Chmerkovskiy, the world championship-winning and beloved Dancing with the Stars ballroom dancer invites fans into his life as never before, sharing the experiences,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 19/03/2018

The Gospel According to Chris Moyles The Story of a Man and His Mouth by Chris Moyles The Gospel According to Chris Moyles The Story of a Man and His Mouth

In The Gospel According to Chris Moyles, Chris dissects the world around him and tackles all sorts of subjects; But you'll also get to meet his family and friends and learn about how he went from teenage DJ on a...
Format: Paperback - Released: 12/03/2018

Unmasked by Andrew Lloyd Webber Unmasked

You have the luck of Croesus on stilts (as my Auntie Vi would have said) if you've had the sort of career, ups and downs, warts and all that I have in that wondrous little corner of show business called...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/03/2018

From My Heart The Autobiography by Linda Nolan From My Heart The Autobiography

A warm, brave, inspiring memoir by much-loved Linda Nolan, on her roller-coaster life and coping with cancer
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/03/2018

Unmasked by Andrew Lloyd Webber Unmasked

You have the luck of Croesus on stilts (as my Auntie Vi would have said) if you've had the sort of career, ups and downs, warts and all that I have in that wondrous little corner of show business called...
Format: Paperback - Released: 08/03/2018

From My Heart The Autobiography by Linda Nolan From My Heart The Autobiography

A warm, brave, inspiring memoir by much-loved Linda Nolan, on her roller-coaster life and coping with cancer
Format: Paperback - Released: 08/03/2018

The Fry Chronicles Penguin Picks by Stephen Fry The Fry Chronicles Penguin Picks

Spanning 1979-1987, The Fry Chronicles charts Stephen's arrival at Cambridge up to his thirtieth birthday. 'Heartbreaking, a delight, a lovely, comfy book' The Times 'Perfect prose and excruciating honesty. A grand reminiscence of college and theatre and comedyland in the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 08/03/2018

Keeping Doo Wop Alive One Man's Story of Strength, Stamina & Survival as an International Entertainer by John Cheatdom, Rose Yvonne Keeping Doo Wop Alive One Man's Story of Strength, Stamina & Survival as an International Entertainer
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Format: Paperback - Released: 08/03/2018

Unfiltered: No Shame, No Regrets, Just Me by Lily Collins Unfiltered: No Shame, No Regrets, Just Me

For Lily, it's about making it through to the other side, where you love what you see in the mirror and where you embrace yourself just as you are.
Format: Paperback - Released: 06/03/2018

RAW My Journey into the Wu-Tang by Lamont U-God Hawkins RAW My Journey into the Wu-Tang

Part social history, part confessional memoir, U-God's intimate portrait of his life - and those of his Wu-Tang brothers - is a brave and unfiltered account of escaping poverty to transform the New York hip-hop scene forever.
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/03/2018

Gone A Girl, a Violin, a Life Unstrung by Min Kym Gone A Girl, a Violin, a Life Unstrung

'All my life my Stradivarius had been waiting for me, as I had been waiting for her . . .' At 7 years old Min Kym was a prodigy, the youngest ever pupil at the Purcell School of Music. At...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/03/2018

A Fast Ride Out of Here Confessions of Rock's Most Dangerous Man by Pete Way, Paul Rees A Fast Ride Out of Here Confessions of Rock's Most Dangerous Man
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By turns hilarious, heart-rending, mordant, scabrous, self-lacerating, brutally honest and entirely compulsive, Pete Way's autobiography, A Fast Ride Out of Here, will be a monument to rock'n'roll debauchery on an epic, unparalleled scale.
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/03/2018

My Life by Marc Chagall My Life

'Here is my soul. Look for me here; here I am, here are my pictures, my roots' Marc Chagall, one of the twentieth century's most popular artists, grew up in a close-knit, bustling Russian-Jewish community, the son of a herring...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/03/2018

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