Biography

Picture of Out of the Frying Pan: Scenes from My Life.

Out of the Frying Pan: Scenes from My Life.

Floyd, Keith.

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Britten's Children.

Bridcut, John.

A balanced account of Britten's intense, yet wholesome and good, friendships with adolesce...

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Picture of William and Kate: A Royal Love Story.

William and Kate: A Royal Love Story.

Andersen, Christopher.

Tells the full story of the romance that took place amid the scandals, power struggles, tr...

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Picture of Suburban Boy: Growing Up in South-East London in the 1930s.

Suburban Boy: Growing Up in South-East London in the 1930s.

Bristow, Adrian.

He was born into a lower middle-class family and his memoir of growing up in this bygone e...

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Fidel Castro.

Caistor, Nick.

Fidel Castro endured as leader of Cuba for over fifty years. This study provides a balance...

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Cocoa at Midnight.

Clifford, Kathleen and Quinn, Tom.

She began work as a kitchen maid in the London home of Lady Diana Spencer's family in 1925...

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The Passion of Ayn Rand.

Branden, Barbara.

A carefully researched biography which offers insight into the life of the famous author. ...

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Jimmy Carter.

Acker, Kerry.

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Adventures of a Suburban Boy.

Boorman, John.

A wonderfully descriptive memoir by the acclaimed British film director. Who can forget th...

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Picture of The Comet Sweeper: Caroline Herschel's Astronomical Ambition.

The Comet Sweeper: Caroline Herschel's Astronomical Ambition.

Brock, Claire.

A remarkable true-life story of Britain's first female professional scientist. Such was he...

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Raised by Wolves: The Turbulent Art and Times of Quentin Tarantino.

Charyn, Jerome.

He dropped out of high school and worked the register at Video Archives in L.A. It was the...

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My Father's Keeper.

Gregory, Julie.

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Napoleon.

Forrest, Alan.

A well-written and deeply scholarly biography of the son of a Corsican attorney who became...

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Lincoln the Inventor.

Emerson, Jason.

Explains the background of Lincoln's invention of a device to buoy vessels over shoals and...

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A Brief History of Biographies: From Plutarch to Celebs.

Brown, Andrew.

He argues that modern biographies work by framing life as a struggle against drink, drugs,...

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Picture of Richmal Crompton: The Woman Behind 'Just William'.

Richmal Crompton: The Woman Behind 'Just William'.

Cadogan, Mary.

The scruffy, adventurous and exuberant William, his band of friends Ginger, Henry and Doug...

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Picture of I Am What I Ate and I'm Frightened: And Other Digressions from the Doctor of Comedy.

I Am What I Ate and I'm Frightened: And Other Digressions from the Doctor of Comedy.

Cosby, Bill.

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Picture of The Real Jane Austen: A Life in Small Things.

The Real Jane Austen: A Life in Small Things.

Byrne, Paula.

Each chapter begins with an object that 'conjures up a key moment or theme' in Austen's li...

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Picture of LSD: My Problem Child.

LSD: My Problem Child.

Hofmann, Albert and Ott, Jonathan and Feilding, Amanda.

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Picture of Churchill and Company: Allies and Rivals in War and Peace.

Churchill and Company: Allies and Rivals in War and Peace.

Dilks, David.

Portrays the essence of Churchill's character and aspects of him as an artist, writer and ...

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Picture of Dorothea's War: A First World War Nurse Tells Her Story.

Dorothea's War: A First World War Nurse Tells Her Story.

Crewdson, Richard (ed.).

Her story is edited by her nephew. In April 1915 she left behind her comfortable middle-cl...

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Picture of Cheney: A Revealing Portrait of America's Most Powerful Vice President.

Cheney: A Revealing Portrait of America's Most Powerful Vice President.

Hayes, Stephen.

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Even After All This Time.

Afschineh, Latifi.

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Picture of Cezanne: A Life.

Cezanne: A Life.

Danchev, Alex.

A huge book and a major work of scholarship, it is described as 'the best account to date ...

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