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Keeping on Keeping on
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Alan Bennett
 
'I seem to have banged on this year rather more than usual. I make no apology for that, nor am I nervous that it will it make a jot of...
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The Pigeon Tunnel: Stories from My Life
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John Le Carre
 
THE SUNDAY TIMES NUMBER ONE BESTSELLER 'Out of the secret world I once knew, I have tried to make a theatre for the larger worlds we inhabit. First comes...
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Logical Family: A Memoir
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Armistead Maupin
 
Born in the mid-twentieth century and raised in the heart of conservative North Carolina, Armistead Maupin lost his virginity to another man "on the very spot where the first shots...
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A Life of My Own
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Claire Tomalin
 
A memoir that follows Claire Tomalin through triumph and tragedy in about equal measure, from the disastrous marriage of her parents and the often difficult wartime childhood that followed, to...
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Keeping On Keeping On
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Alan Bennett
 
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Jane Austen at Home: A Biography
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Lucy Worsley
Historian Lucy Worsley visits Jane Austen at home, exploring the author's life through the places which meant the most to her.
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The Rules Do Not Apply
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Ariel Levy
 
The new book by New Yorker journalist and author of Female Chauvinist Pigs, Ariel Levy.
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My Shitty Twenties: A Memoir
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Emily Morris
 
My Shitty Twenties started life as an award-winning and immensely popular blog. Moving, thoughtful, funny and wise, it is now a book that is heartbreaking, uplifting and an inspiration to...
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Summer Before the Dark: Stefan Zweig...
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Volker Weidermann; Carol Brown Janeway
 
A BBC Radio 4 Book of the Week It's as if they're made for each other. Two men, both falling, but holding each other up for a time...
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Take Courage: Anne Bronte and the Art...
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Samantha Ellis
 
'I was wowed and moved' Tracy Chevalier Anne Bronte is the forgotten Bronte sister, overshadowed by her older siblings -- virtuous, successful Charlotte, free-spirited Emily and dissolute Branwell. The less...
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Every Third Thought: On life, death...
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Robert McCrum
 
Every Third Thought is about how we approach and accept death.
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Elizabeth Jane Howard: A Dangerous...
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Artemis Cooper
 
The authorised biography of Elizabeth Jane Howard from the award-winning author of Patrick Leigh Fermor: An Adventure
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So They Call You Pisher!: A Memoir
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Michael Rosen
 
The brilliant family memoir of the much-beloved poet and political campaigner
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Manderley Forever: The Life of Daphne...
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Tatiana De Rosnay
 
An enthralling biography of Daphne du Maurier, the legendary author of novels including Rebecca and My Cousin Rachel.
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Joan: The Remarkable Life of Joan...
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Simon Fenwick
 
Volumes have been written by and about Patrick Leigh Fermor, but his wife Joan is almost entirely absent from their pages. Now Simon Fenwick, the first archivist to ...
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The Importance of Music to Girls
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Lavinia Greenlaw
 
If I had not kissed anyone, or danced with anyone, or had a reason to cry, the music made me feel as if I had gone through all that anyway...
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