Biography

Picture of Trumped: The Wonderful World and Wisdom of Donald J.Trump: Self-Made Billionaire, Reality TV Star, GOP Candidate and 2016 Presidential Hopeful.

Trumped: The Wonderful World and Wisdom of Donald J.Trump: Self-Made Billionaire, Reality TV Star, GOP Candidate and 2016 Presidential Hopeful.

He has been described as a force of nature and a piece of work…and that’s only his hair. H...

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Picture of Charlie Chaplin: A Brief Life.

Charlie Chaplin: A Brief Life.

Ackroyd, Peter.

An engrossing and intelligent biography of the actor who was born in London and who became...

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Wilkie Collins.

Ackroyd, Peter.

A short biography which charts the life and career of the author of what is often called t...

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Gandhi: The True Man Behind Modern India.

Adams, Jad.

He had incredible drive, was a major political leader and pioneered the use of non-violent...

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Even After All This Time.

Afschineh, Latifi.

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Picture of The Checkout Girl: My Life on the Supermarket Conveyor Belt.

The Checkout Girl: My Life on the Supermarket Conveyor Belt.

Ahmad, Tazeen.

Part inside scoop, part analysis of the recession, part tales of simply watching the human...

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Heroes and Contemporaries.

Aitken, Jonathan.

Aitken spent 23 years in the House of Commons and Cabinet, and became close to some of the...

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Picture of In Search of Sir Thomas Browne: The Life and Afterlife of the Seventeenth Century's Most Inquiring Mind.

In Search of Sir Thomas Browne: The Life and Afterlife of the Seventeenth Century's Most Inquiring Mind.

Aldersey-Williams, Hugh.

Sir Thomas Browne has charmed writers as a master prose stylist from Samuel Johnson to Jor...

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Salinger: A Biography.

Alexander, Paul.

The great writer lived much of his life as a recluse in a small New Hampshire town. This p...

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Picture of Rabble-Rouser for Peace: The Authorized Biography of Desmond Tutu.

Rabble-Rouser for Peace: The Authorized Biography of Desmond Tutu.

Allen, John.

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HRC: State Secrets and the Rebirth of Hillary Clinton.

Allen, Jonathan and Parnes, Amie.

Combines well-researched, in-depth reporting and West Wing

-like storytelling to reve...

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Candyfreak: Confessions of a Chocoholic.

Almond, Steve.

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Liberace.

Alston, Isabella.

A small-format, highly illustrated biography of the flamboyant piano player who began in t...

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These Few Precious Days: The Final Year of Jack with Jackie.

Andersen, Christopher.

It's no wonder that we are still fascinated with them. They were impossibly attractive, ou...

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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 The Unlikely Hero: George Scott Robertson.

The Unlikely Hero: George Scott Robertson.

Anderson, Dorothy.

Though born in London his parents and forebears were Orcadian from whom he inherited indep...

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Babylon's Ark.

Anthony, Lawrence and Spence, Graham.

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Losing the Dead.

Appignanesi, Lisa.

She journeys into her parents’ past, to find the reality behind tales she had heard since ...

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Dickens and Massachusetts: The Lasting Legacy of the Commonwealth Visits.

Archibald, Diana C. and Brattin Joel J. (eds.).

Although Charles Dickens saw a lot he disliked in America, he enjoyed both his visits (25 ...

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Last Post.

Arthur, Max.

The author found and interviewed the last 21 British veterans of the First World War. Thei...

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Brief Lives: Geoffrey Chaucer.

Ashton, Gail.

The biographical details of Chaucer’s life in 14th century England are scarce. Ashton exam...

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Picture of Herge: The Man Who Created Tintin.

Herge: The Man Who Created Tintin.

Assouline, Pierre.

Takes full measure of Hergé's life and art. He weighs such controversial issues as Hergé's...

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Alive, Alive Oh!: And Other Things that Matter.

Athill, Diana.

The well-known writer and editor (she helped establish the publishing firm of Andre Deutsc...

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Back to the Pavilion.

Attiqur, Rehman A.

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