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  • Anne Frank - The Diary Of A Young Girl

    Frank,Anne; Frank,Anne; Mooyaart,B. M. (TRN)
    (1021359)

    For almost fifty years, Anne Frank's diary has moved millions with its testament to the human spirit's indestructibility, but readers have never seen the full text of this beloved book--until now. This new translation, performed by Winona Ryder,...

  • Mindhunter - Inside The FBI Elite Serial...

    Douglas,John; Olshaker,Mark
    (9854901)

    FBI Special Agent and expert in criminal profiling and behavioural science, John Douglas, is a man who has looked evil in the eye and made a vocation of understanding it. Now retired, Douglas can let us inside the FBI elite serial crime unit and into...

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  • Elon Musk - Tesla, Spacex, And The Quest For...

    Vance,Ashlee
    (9279617)

    South African born Elon Musk is the renowned entrepreneur and innovator behind PayPal, SpaceX, Tesla, and SolarCity. Musk wants to save our planet; he wants to send citizens into space, to form a colony on Mars; he wants to make money while doing...

  • Know Why The Caged Bird Sings

    Angelou,Maya
    (8722063)

    Maya Angelou's seven volumes of autobiography are a testament to the talents and resilience of this extraordinary writer. Loving the world, she also knows its cruelty. As a Black woman she has known discrimination and extreme poverty, but also hope,...

  • Scar Tissue

    Kieds,Anthony; Sloman,Larry
    (197727)

    The lead singer and songwriter for the Red Hot Chili Peppers presents a searing, candid memoir that captures the bright and dark moments of his life and career, including his descent into drug addiction, and their influence on his musical evolution....

  • American Sniper Movie Tie-In Edition

    Defelice,Jim; Kyle,Chris; Mcewen,Scott
    (8217061)

    From 1999 to 2009, U.S. Navy SEAL Chris Kyle recorded the most career sniper kills in United States military history. His fellow American warriors, whom he protected with deadly accuracy from rooftops and stealth positions during the Iraqi War,...

  • El Principito

    Saint-Exupéry,Antoine De
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    El Principito

  • Nelson Mandela

    Stengel,Richard
    (4061802)

    This is previously published as Mandela's Way. Written by the co-author of international bestseller Long Walk to Freedom, Nelson Mandela: Portrait of an Extraordinary Man presents fifteen powerful lessons on life and leadership based on the life and...

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  • Slash - Int'l. Ed.

    Slash
    (2610446)

    He was born in England but reared in L.A., surrounded by the leading artists of the day amidst the vibrant hotbed of music and culture that was the early seventies. Slash spent his adolescence on the streets of Hollywood, discovering drugs, drinking,...

  • American Sniper - The Autobiography Of The...

    Defelice,Jim; Kyle,Chris; Mcewen,Scott
    (4706073)

    American Sniper - The Autobiography Of The Most Lethal Sniper In U.s. Military History

  • Kurt Cobain Journals

    Cobain,Kurt

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    (922115)

    Presents lyrics, drawings, letters, and other writings from Kurt Cobain's journals, revealing his thoughts on Nirvana, fame, fans, and the state of rock music.

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  • Long Walk To Freedom

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    Nelson Mandela is one of the great moral and political leaders of our time: an international hero whose lifelong dedication to the fight against racial oppression in South Africa won him the Nobel Peace Prize and the presidency of his country.'LONG...

  • Sully

    Zaslow, Jeffrey; Zaslow,Jeffrey; Sullenberger Iii,Chesley B.
    (9375885)

    Now a major motion picture from Clint Eastwood, starring Tom Hanks—the inspirational autobiography by one of the most captivating American heroes of our time, Capt. ‘Sully’ Sullenberger—the pilot who miraculously landed a crippled US Airways Flight...

  • Alexander Hamilton

    Chernow,Ron; Chernow, Ron
    (479751)

    A New York Times Bestseller, and the inspiration for the hit Broadway musical Hamilton!Pulitzer Prize-winning author Ron Chernow presents a landmark biography of Alexander Hamilton, the Founding Father who galvanized, inspired, scandalized, and...

  • Michael Jordan - The Life

    Lazenby,Roland
    (9343801)

    The definitive biography of the most legendary basketball player of all time.Drawing on personal relationships with Jordan's coaches; countless interviews with friends, teammates, family members, and Jordan himself; and decades in the trenches...

  • The Wife’S Tale - A Personal History

    Edemariam, Aida
    (10215664)

    A hundred years ago, a girl was born in the northern Ethiopian city of Gondar. Before she was ten years old, Yetemegnu was married to a man two decades her senior, an ambitious poet-priest. Over the next century her world changed beyond recognition....

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  • Broken - A Traumatised Girl. Her Troubled...

    (10189134)

    Nine-year-old Archie and his five-year-old sister, Bobbi, are taken into emergency police protective custody after an incident of domestic violence at their family home. Rosie collects the children from their out-of-hours foster carer on New Year’s...

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  • Fragile Lives - A Heart Surgeon’S Stories Of...

    (10190191)

    An incredible memoir from one of the world’s most eminent heart surgeons, recalling some of the most remarkable and poignant cases he’s worked on.Grim Reaper sits on the heart surgeon’s shoulder. A slip of the hand and life ebbs away.The balance...

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  • Love, Loss, And What We Ate - A Memoir

    (10205366)

    A vivid memoir of food and family, survival and triumph, Love, Loss, and What We Ate traces the arc of Padma Lakshmi's unlikely path from an immigrant childhood to a complicated life in front of the camera--a tantalizing blend of Ruth Reichl's Tender...

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  • The First King Of Hollywood - The Life Of...

    (10205513)

    Douglas Fairbanks was the greatest leading man of his generation--the first and the best of the swashbucklers. He made some of the greatest films of the silent era, including The Thief of Bagdad, Robin Hood, and The Mark of Zorro. With Charlie...

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  • Four Mums In A Boat - Friends Who Rowed 3000...

    Benaddi, Janette; Butters, Helen; Doeg, Niki
    (10215762)

    The incredible true story of four ordinary working mums from Yorkshire who took on an extraordinary challenge and broke a world record along the way. Janette, Frances, Helen and Niki, though all from Yorkshire, were four very different women, all...

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  • In The Days Of Rain - Winner Of The 2017...

    Stott, Rebecca
    (10186817)

    ‘At university when I made new friends and confidantes, I couldn’t explain how I’d become a teenage mother, or shoplifted books for years, or why I was afraid of the dark and had a compulsion to rescue people, without explaining about the Brethren or...

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  • Enemies Within - Communists, Cambridge Spies...

    (10186820)

    Enemies Within is a new history of the influence of Moscow on Britain told through the stories of those who chose to spy for the Soviet Union. It also challenges entrenched assumptions about abused trust, corruption and Establishment cover-ups that...

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  • Maybe Esther - Export Date

    Petrowskaja, Katja
    (10216383)

    Katja Petrowskaja’s family story is inextricably entangled with the history of twentieth-century Europe. There is her great-uncle, who shot a German diplomat in Moscow in 1932 and was sentenced to death. There is her Ukrainian grandfather, who...

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  • But Seriously

    (10205389)

    A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER John McEnroe's long-awaited follow-up to his #1 bestseller He is one of the most controversial and beloved athletes in history, a tennis legend and a volcanic, mesmerizing presence. But after reaching the top of his game -...

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  • The Facts

    Roth, Philip
    (10217652)

    How does a novelist write about the facts of his life after spending years fictionalising those facts with irrepressible daring and originality?What becomes of 'the facts' after they have been smelted down for art's sake? In The Facts - Philip Roth's...

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  • The Tao Of Bill Murray - Real-Life Stories Of...

    Edwards,Gavin
    (10205412)

    The perfect gift for graduation, Father's Day, or the Bill Murray fan in all of us, this epic collection of 'Bill Murray stories'--many reported for the first time here--distills a set of guiding principles out of his extraordinary ability to infuse...

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  • 18 And Life On Skid Row

    (10205375)

    NPR Best Books of 2017NOW IN GLORIOUS PAPERBACH AND FEATURING NEW PHOTOS18 And Life on Skid Row tells the story of a boy who spent his childhood moving from Freeport, Bahamas to California and finally to Canada and who at the age of eight discovered...

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  • Notes On A Banana - A Memoir Of Food, Love,...

    (10205371)

    A FINALIST FOR THE NEW ENGLAND BOOK AWARD FOR NON FICTIONA PASTE BEST BOOK OF THE YEARONE OF TIMEOUT NEW YORK'S BEST SUMMER BEACH READS OF 2017ONE OF REAL SIMPLE'S 25 FATHER'S DAY BOOKS THAT COVER ALL OF DAD'S INTERESTSThe stunning and long-awaited...

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  • Young And Damned And Fair - The Life And...

    Russell, Gareth
    (10186802)

    Born into nobility and married into the royal family, Catherine Howard was attended every waking hour – secrets were impossible to keep. In this thrilling reappraisal of Henry VIII’s fifth wife, Gareth Russell’s history unfurls as if in real time to...

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  • Bones - A Story Of Brothers, A Champion Horse...

    Tone, Joe
    (10186806)

    José Treviño was raised in Nuevo Laredo, a Mexican border town and major smuggling gateway. He grew up loving the sprawling countryside and its tough, fast quarter horses, but in search of opportunity he crossed the border into Texas.While José built...

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  • Brave

    (10216405)

    In a strange world where she was continually on display, stardom soon became a personal nightmare of constant exposure and sexualization. Rose escaped into the world of her mind, something she had done as a child, and into high-profile relationships....

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  • Being Wagner - The Triumph Of The Will

    Callow, Simon
    (10189880)

    Over a century after his death, Richard Wagner’s music dramas stand at the centre of the culture of classical music. He was a walking contradiction: aggressive, flirtatious, disciplined, capricious, heroic, visionary and poisonously anti-Semitic. His...

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  • Young And Damned And Fair - The Life Of...

    (10205534)

    Written with an exciting combination of narrative flair and historical authority, this biography of Henry VIII's fifth wife, Catherine Howard, is 'a stunning achievement' (The Sunday Times, London), and 'a masterly work of Tudor history that is...

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  • Mum Face - The Memoir Of A Woman Who Gained A...

    Timothy, Grace
    (10215754)

    In this wry, resonant and darkly funny memoir, journalist Grace Timothy explores a question most women will face at some point: if becoming a mother means the person you were before has gone; who exactly is left in its place?Best described as The...

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  • Finding Gobi (Main Edition) - The True Story...

    Dion Leonard
    (10215692)

    In 2016, Dion Leonard, a seasoned ultramarathon runner, unexpectedly stumbled across a little stray dog while competing in a gruelling 155 mile race across the Gobi Desert. The lovable pup, who earned the name ‘Gobi’, proved that what she lacked in...

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  • South And West - From A Notebook -...

    (10186805)

    Joan Didion has always kept notebooks: of overheard dialogue, observations, interviews, drafts of essays and articles. Here is one such draft that traces a road trip she took with her husband, John Gregory Dunne, in June 1970, through Louisiana,...

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  • We Can do Anything - 200 Incredible Women Who...

    (10215679)

    From sports to innovation, art to politics – meet the incredible women who got there first, in the incredible girl-o-pedia of astounding achievements!Ever heard the saying “It’s a man’s world”? Clearly, the speaker had never met Amelia Earhart or...

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  • On Stage With Lata

    Shah, Rachana
    (10216386)

    Lata Mangeshkar s life and career are widely known, and yet there is an aspect that remains largely unrecorded: her life on the international stage. Beyond the confines of a recording booth, or as the voice of generations of actresses, she was an...

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  • The Wife’S Tale - A Personal History - Ie,...

    Edemariam, Aida
    (10215668)

    A hundred years ago, a girl was born in the northern Ethiopian city of Gondar. Before she was ten years old, Yetemegnu was married to a man two decades her senior, an ambitious poet-priest. Over the next century her world changed beyond recognition....

    sob encomenda
  • Leonardo da Vinci

    Isaacson,Walter
    (9891053)

    The #1 New York Times bestseller 'A powerful story of an exhilarating mind and life...a study in creativity: how to define it, how to achieve it.' --The New Yorker 'Vigorous, insightful.' --The Washington Post 'A masterpiece.' --San Francisco...

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  • I'll Be Gone In The Dark - One Woman's...

    (10121801)

    #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - The haunting true story of the elusive serial rapist turned murderer who terrorized California during the 70s and 80s, and of the gifted journalist who died tragically while investigating the case--which was solved in...

  • Charles Bukowski

    Miles,Barry; MILES, BARRY
    (885360)

    Charles Bukowski

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  • What I Talk About When I Talk About Running -...

    Murakami, Haruki
    (2639266)

    In 1982, having sold his jazz bar to devote himself to writing, Murakami began running to keep fit. A year later, he’d completed a solo course from Athens to Marathon, and now, after dozens of such races, not to mention triathlons and a dozen...

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