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John Barnes: The Autobiography by John Barnes (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

John Barnes : The Autobiography: A title with a lot to live up to--much like the player's career itself. From the moment he scored his fantastic goal in the Maracana in Rio versus Brazil in 1984, the... read more


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The Underdog by Joshua Davis (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

Joshua Davis dreams like most guys. He wants a fun career, exciting adventures, a happy wife who’s proud of him, and really big muscles that strangers can’t help but admire. Too bad he’s a 129-pound... read more


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Samuel Pepys: The Unequalled Self by Claire Tomalin (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

Claire Tomalin was born to write a biography of Samuel Pepys. Her previously acclaimed biographies of Jane Austen and Mary Wollstonecraft have defined her as a scrupulous biographer who establishes a... read more


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Rescue Me: My Life With The Battersea Dogs by Melissa Wareham (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

Melissa Wareham always wanted to work with dogs. After failing her biology O-level, she realised she'd have to start at the bottom, cleaning out kennels at Battersea Dogs Home. From frail old men... read more


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Bullet Proof by Matt Croucher GC (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

AFGHANISTAN, FEBRUARY 2008: in an out-of-control, dangerous country torn apart by war, littered with Taliban guerrilla forces and thousands of miles from home, Lance Corporal Matt Croucher, a Royal... read more


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The Surgeon Of Crowthorne: A Tale Of Murder, Madness And The Oxford English Dictionary by Simon Winchester (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

Subtitled "A Tale of Murder, Madness and the Love of Words," this is a remarkable account of the life of W.C. Minor. Not a famous name, but a quite extraordinary man. Minor was an American Army... read more


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In Xanadu: A Quest (Text Only) (Flamingo) by William Dalrymple (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

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The Olive Harvest: A Memoir Of Love, Old Trees, And Olive Oil by Carol Drinkwater (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

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Catherine De Medici: A Biography by Leonie Frieda (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

Poisoner, besotted mother, despot, necromancer, engineer of a massacre: the stain on the name of Catherine de Medici is centuries old. In this critically hailed biography, Leonie Frieda reclaims the... read more


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The Snow Geese by William Fiennes (More from this author). Added: In the last week

In The Snow Geese, a model of artful, elegant prose, William Fiennes, a young convalescent, follows migrating snow geese on their annual 3,000 mile journey to the Arctic Circle. Fiennes's own... read more


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Rocket Boys by Homer H. Hickam (More from this author). Added: In the last week

"Sonny" Hickham's destiny is altered when his hometown turns out to watch the Soviet Sputnik satellite pass overhead. From that moment, he and his friends determine that they will build a rocket.... read more


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The Book Of General Ignorance (A Quite Interesting Book) by John Lloyd, John Mitchinson (More from this author). Added: In the last week

Who made the first aeroplane flight? How many legs does an octopus have? How much water should you drink every day? What is the chance of tossing a coin and it landing on heads? What happens if you... read more


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Tuesdays With Morrie: An Old Man, A Young Man, And Life's Greatest Lesson by Mitch Albom (More from this author). Added: In the last week

This true story about the love between a spiritual mentor and his pupil has soared to the bestseller list for many reasons. For starters: it reminds us of the affection and gratitude that many of us... read more


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Oh Dear Silvia by Dawn French (More from this author). Added: In the last week

Dawn French, number one bestelling author of "A Tiny Bit Marvellous" and one of Britain's best loved comic writers, returns with "Oh Dear Silvia", a darkly comic pageturner that will have you hanging... read more


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Mao's Great Famine: The History Of China's Most Devastating Catastrophe, 1958-62 (Peoples Trilogy 1) by Frank Dikötter (More from this author). Added: In the last week

Product Description “Between 1958 and 1962, China descended into hell. Mao Zedong threw his country into a frenzy with the Great Leap Forward, an attempt to catch up to and overtake Britain in less... read more


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Forgotten Voices Of The Falklands: The Real Story Of The Falklands War by Hugh McManners (More from this author). Added: In the last week

The Falklands War was a turning point in modern British history. On the one hand, it was what some considered to be the 'last of the great Elizabethan adventures', with the Royal Navy pulling off an... read more


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Stupid White Men: ...and Other Sorry Excuses For The State Of The Nation! by Michael Moore (More from this author). Added: In the last week

Remember when everything was looking up? When the government was running at a surplus, pollution was disappearing, peace was breaking out in the Middle East and Northern Ireland, and the Bridge to... read more


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The Celestine Prophecy by James Redfield (More from this author). Added: In the last week

The Celestine Prophecy tells of an ancient manuscript, found in the rainforests of Peru, which contains nine invaluable insights predicted to have a profound impact on the future of civilization.... read more


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The Audacity Of Hope: Thoughts On Reclaiming The American Dream by Barack Obama (More from this author). Added: In the last week

Editorial Reviews Amazon.com Barack Obama's first book, Dreams from My Father, was a compelling and moving memoir focusing on personal issues of race, identity, and community. With... read more