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Running for the Hills by Horatio Clare
Running for the Hills
Horatio Clare
Idyllic and harrowing by turns this is the account of a childâs upbringing in the hills of Wales as well as a reconstruction of his parents relationship whose decision it was to upsticks from London to the country. This extraordinary...
Format: Hardback - Released: 13/03/2006
The Way We Wore by Robert Elms
The Way We Wore
Robert Elms
An absolutely wonderful book that will be loved by anyone who loves clothes. It really does lift the lid quite brilliantly on the styles and fashions from the ‘50s through to the ‘90s. At times provocative but always stylish and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/03/2006
Bloodletting by Victoria Leatham
Victoria Leatham
A frank, brave memoir of the overwhelming need to hurt herself. Apparently about one in every hundred people in the UK suffer from the illness. This is an important look at a very real problem, compellingly told.
Format: Paperback (a Format) - Released: 03/03/2006
Screw It, Let's Do It by Richard Branson
Screw It, Let's Do It
Richard Branson
A facsinating insight into the life of Richard Branson and the lessons he has learned along the way. From his humble beginnings running a student newspaper to the all-encompassing Virgin empire he runs now, Branson shares his failures, successes and...
Format: Paperback (b Format) - Released: 02/03/2006
We are at War The Diaries of Five Ordinary People in Extraordinary Times by Simon Garfield
We are at War The Diaries of Five Ordinary People in Extraordinary Times
Simon Garfield
The diaries of five people during the Second World War, an unmarried secretary, a mother with evacuated children, a social worker, a salesman and a writer. It illustrates the very human side and in many ways a very ordinary side...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/03/2006
Diana - The Last Word by Simone Simmons
Diana - The Last Word
Simone Simmons
Written by close friend and confidante, this, the last word on Diana is well worth a read. Covering the last four years of her life it answers some as yet unanswered questions covering why she did the things she did....
Format: Paperback - Released: 22/02/2006
My Idea of Fun by Lee Sharpe
My Idea of Fun
Lee Sharpe
Professional football at the start of the Fergie era in the early ‘90s by one of the top guys of his generation. Lee Sharpe enjoyed a party, boozing with his team mates and the company of women, but when Fergie...
Format: Paperback - Released: 22/02/2006
Hold My Hand by Glenys Carl
Hold My Hand
Glenys Carl
The instincts of a mother come to the fore in this remarkable story of the rehabilitation of her almost mortally injured son when all medical support had ceased. Their courage and determination is a sight to behold and with it...
Format: Paperback - Released: 17/02/2006
Diaries of an Internet Lover by Dawn Porter
Diaries of an Internet Lover
Dawn Porter
A highly-charged sexual adventure through the minefield of modern dating told with wit and no holds barred. Explicit, candid and very rude.
Format: Paperback (b Format) - Released: 09/02/2006
Dora B : A Memoir of My Mother by Josiane Behmoiras
Dora B : A Memoir of My Mother
Josiane Behmoiras
Josiane Behmoiras recounts her very different childhood, one of a nomadic existence without any fixed home, possessions or family apart from her mother. Dora B is an exploration of her unorthodox relationship with her mother.
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/02/2006
I, Fatty by Jerry Stahl
I, Fatty
Jerry Stahl
I have to fervently echo Johnny Deppâs view when I say “I loved this book!â€Â. It is absolutely brilliant. I knew nothing about “Fatty†Arbuckle yet found myself utterly engrossed with this story from the very start. Written as though...
Format: Paperback (b Format) - Released: 01/02/2006
Stuart : A Life Backwards by Alexander Masters
Stuart : A Life Backwards
Alexander Masters
A 2011 World Book Night selection. Read the endorsements on the cover and believe them, this is truly a tragic and unique biography. I love the style, right from the start you are caught up in this...
Format: Paperback (b Format) - Released: 01/02/2006
Remembering Judith by Ruth Joseph
Remembering Judith
Ruth Joseph
This is a tragic story about the authorâs upbringing in the 1950âs; an only child of Jewish refugees who had escaped from Nazi Germany to England. For virtually all of her childhood, Ruth Josephâs mother had anorexia and with her...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/02/2006
The Farm by Richard Benson
The Farm
Richard Benson
Reviewed on Richard and Judy on 1 February 2006. If you have any feeling for the land this will touch you. I was immensely impressed. Richard was brought up on a Yorkshire farm and escaped to become a journalist in...
Format: Paperback (b Format) - Released: 19/01/2006
The Year of Yes by Maria Headley
The Year of Yes
Maria Headley
Imagine going out with everyone who asked you for a whole year. This is exactly what Maria Headley did when she vowed to say yes to everyone for the next twelve months, with hilarious results. Dates with women, colleagues, men...
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/01/2006
Beating for Light by Geoff Akers
Beating for Light
Geoff Akers
A convincing and impressive fictional account using known facts, to portray the life of Isaac Rosenberg, a poet and painter most famous for his provocative poems from the trenches in World War One. The author portrays a socially inept and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 16/01/2006
Love My Rifle More Than You by Kayla Williams
Love My Rifle More Than You
Kayla Williams
Imagine yourself as a female soldier in Iraq. Love My Rifle More Than You brings home with vivid intensity and empathy the experience of just that. Itâs aggressively raw, real and unblinkingly candid on the violence, the death up close,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/01/2006
The Last Days of Henry VIII by Robert Hutchinson
The Last Days of Henry VIII
Robert Hutchinson
I don’t know why one is still completely fascinated by this over-written subject and how, although we all know what happened, it still holds us. This, as the title implies, covers the closing period of the life of a very...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/01/2006
Heartland by Neil Cross
Neil Cross
Neil is a fiction author of some note whose last book, Always the Sun, was longlisted for the Man Booker and while writing it he was inspired to turn to his own tortured childhood, of which this is the result...
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/01/2006
The Inner Circle by T C Boyle
The Inner Circle
T C Boyle
An account of a young man progressing from handyman to assistant to bed fellow of Dr Kinsey, he of the startling sexual report of the 50s and recent subject of the film, Kinsey. How much is factual is not stated. ...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/01/2006
Teacher Man by Frank McCourt
Teacher Man
Frank McCourt
Whether you've read the author's Angela's Ashes and 'Tis or not, this stands alone as a wonderful piece of writing. Teacher Man details the author's illustrious, amusing and sometimes rather bumpy ride as an English teacher in the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/11/2005
Hotel Tiberias by Sebastian Hope
Hotel Tiberias
Sebastian Hope
Informative and moving Hotel Tiberias is a journey of many layers and resonances, as the author follows the tumultuous story of his family and the family’s hotel (the building of it was financed by the Thomas Cook) in the town...
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/11/2005
Scar Tissue by Anthony Kiedis
Scar Tissue
Anthony Kiedis
Lead singer of the Red Hot Chili Peppers tells all … and how!
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/11/2005
A Wayne in a Manger by Gervase Phinn
A Wayne in a Manger
Gervase Phinn
12 stories of infant Nativity plays and Christmas message this now famous School Inspector witnessed over his years of visiting schools in the Yorkshire Dales. In fact most appear in his three delightful volumes of memoirs but are brought together...
Format: Hardback - Released: 27/10/2005
Margrave Of The Marshes by John Peel and Sheila Ravenscroft
Margrave Of The Marshes
John Peel and Sheila Ravenscroft
This autobiography by the much- missed DJ was completed after his death by his wife, Sheila. It is a wonderful reminder of a truly great man.
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/10/2005
On The Run by Gregg Hill and Gina Hill
On The Run
Gregg Hill and Gina Hill
The first book to examine what it’s like to grow up under the FBI’s Witness Protection Program for these are the children of Henry Hill, the man who gave evidence against the mafia which was filmed as Goodfellas and written...
Format: Paperback (a Format) - Released: 13/10/2005
With Their Backs to the World by Asne Seierstad
With Their Backs to the World
Asne Seierstad
Before this Norwegian journalist wrote her bestselling The Bookseller of Kabul she studied the lives of thirteen Serbs for nearly a year and a half as Milosevic and civil war devastated their country. This is that extraordinary book translated into...
Format: Paperback - Released: 13/10/2005
The Greedy Bastard Diary by Eric Idle
The Greedy Bastard Diary
Eric Idle
The Greedy Bastard of the title is, of course, Eric but it refers to a three and a half month, low budget show he toured across America, keeping a diary along the way. So itâs full of reflection, reminiscence, incidents...
Format: Hardback - Released: 13/10/2005
Dave Allen by Carolyn Soutar
Dave Allen
Carolyn Soutar
This biography of the comedy great has been written by someone who worked closely with him for a long time and it shows. Carolyn Soutar gives a real insight into the man behind the comedian, a surprisingly modest and private...
Format: Hardback - Released: 13/10/2005
A Soul On Ice by Gavin Hewitt
A Soul On Ice
Gavin Hewitt
What do you say about a BBCâs news correspondentâs lifeâs experiences? He comes across as a thoroughly nice man living through some appalling times.
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/10/2005
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